News Democrat Leader- RSS NEWS Feed http://newsdemocratleader.com/section/NEWS http://newsdemocratleader.com/section/NEWS Tue, 28 Apr 2015 09:49:36 EST 1800 RHS students build bridges http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/home_top-news/153154686/RHS-students-build-bridges Russellville High School math teacher Scott Blackerby held a special event at the school Friday to show off some of his students bridge building skills. Mon, 27 Apr 2015 12:51:41 EST What can happen to the Amish at trial http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/home_top-news/153154605/What-can-happen-to-the-Amish-at-trial On May 6th sometime after 8:30 a.m., two members of the Amish community that live in Logan County will face a jury trial by their choice to decide if they are guilty of violating an ordinance set forth by the Auburn City Council. Mon, 27 Apr 2015 12:46:41 EST deGraffenried Chorale to perform selections from Broadway http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/home_top-news/153150873/deGraffenried-Chorale-to-perform-selections-from-Broadway The annual deGraffenried Chorale spring concert will be this weekend and will feature popular showtunes that everyone can enjoy. Mon, 27 Apr 2015 12:31:41 EST R’ville soccer park thriving, brings out plethora of players http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/news/153152370/Rville-soccer-park-thriving-brings-out-plethora-of-players Russellville's Sports Complex, located on Armory Drive, is seeing a great deal of support lately, and is being utilized by the youth at least three nights a week during spring and fall by soccer and football programs. Mon, 27 Apr 2015 11:46:43 EST Community kids act in Peter Pan http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/home_top-news/153151868/Community-kids-act-in-Peter-Pan The combined efforts of Logan County's five middle schools were on display over the weekend as students performed “Peter Pan, Jr.” at Crossroads Church. Mon, 27 Apr 2015 11:46:41 EST E-Scrap event fills three trucks http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/home_top-news/153152532/E-Scrap-event-fills-three-trucks Friday's E-Scrap event was once again a successful venture, filling three tractor trailer trucks. The event, which was held this past Friday behind the historic Logan County Courthouse, is scheduled twice a year and allows citizens to bring... Mon, 27 Apr 2015 11:16:41 EST Antioch News http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/community-news-opinion_columns/153151873/Antioch-News Greetings from The Antioch Community. Mon, 27 Apr 2015 11:01:41 EST Logan County Jail Report http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/news/153150723/Logan-County-Jail-Report Abner, Brittany Renee- 04/16/2015- trafficking in a controlled substance-1st degree-1st offense-coc bond: 0Barnett, Lorenzo M.- 04/22/2015- here for court bond: 0 Mon, 27 Apr 2015 10:01:41 EST Chandlers’ Spears selected for leadership training http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/home_top-news/153094835/Chandlers-Spears-selected-for-leadership-training The Logan County Board of Education announced this week that Chandler's School principal Caycee Spears has been selected to participate in the 2015-16 Leadership Institute for School Principals through the Center for Creative Leadership... Fri, 24 Apr 2015 11:51:45 EST R’ville woman arrested for drugs http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/home_top-news/153078797/Rville-woman-arrested-for-drugs On April 21, 2015 at approximately 3:41 p.m. deputies from the Logan County Sheriffs Department arrived at 615 Dawson Road in Russellville in attempts to locate a subject who had an active warrant. Thu, 23 Apr 2015 15:11:41 EST Animal shelter no longer overcrowded http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/news/153027468/Animal-shelter-no-longer-overcrowded The Logan County animal shelter has seen drastic changes in the past 10 days since fiscal court forced the Humane Society to meet its demands or risk losing control of the shelter and the funds that go along with that. Thu, 23 Apr 2015 15:06:44 EST Arbor Day Foundation offers tree-care booklet with $3 donation http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/news/153078634/Arbor-Day-Foundation-offers-tree-care-booklet-with-$3-donation The Arbor Day Foundation is offering a handy tree-care booklet designed to help people plant and care for trees. Thu, 23 Apr 2015 15:06:43 EST Drug program proving successful at county jail http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/home_top-news/153095583/Drug-program-proving-successful-at-county-jail One of the many changes going on at the Logan County Detention Center lately involves helping inmates face their addictions. Thu, 23 Apr 2015 12:21:41 EST Logan middle schoolers to perform Peter Pan http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/news/153091566/Logan-middle-schoolers-to-perform-Peter-Pan For the fifth year, the Logan County middle schools will be performing a joint musical and they will be sharing their efforts this weekend as the students present “Peter Pan, Jr.” Thu, 23 Apr 2015 12:06:41 EST Craig hits the ground running http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/home_top-news/153094005/Craig-hits-the-ground-running Ryan Craig says he cares about the community he now calls home, and is thankful for the opportunity he has as Logan County's newest chamber of commerce director. The position allows Craig to lend his helping hand to continue growth in one of the... Thu, 23 Apr 2015 11:41:42 EST Is our worship pleasing to God? http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/lifestyle-religion/153093242/Is-our-worship-pleasing-to-God Our worship to God is our most humble and reverent action to our Creator for his grace in providing us a way to escape the bondage of sin. God would have each of us to comply with his will and therefor be rewarded salvation in the the day of judgment. Thu, 23 Apr 2015 11:01:41 EST Joining hands and hearts http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/lifestyle-religion/153093171/Joining-hands-and-hearts Mark Winter tells this all to real story about his sons adventure in life. Thu, 23 Apr 2015 10:56:41 EST Russellville Rural Fire Department to host annual fundraiser May 9 http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/home_top-news/153091706/Russellville-Rural-Fire-Department-to-host-annual-fundraiser-May-9 The Russellville Rural Fire Department has scheduled its biggest fundraiser of the year on Saturday, May 9 at 5 p.m. at the Russellville Rural Fire Department on the 68-80 Bypass in Russellville. The department relies on donations from the community... Thu, 23 Apr 2015 10:51:43 EST Auburn School Honor Roll http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/news_education/153092972/Auburn-School-Honor-Roll 4th GradeAJenna ColesConner CovingtonSarah HowardMalachi HumbleElla MooreMariah Perdue Thu, 23 Apr 2015 10:51:42 EST Logan County News http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/community-news-opinion_columns/153092844/Logan-County-News Hello again from Peach Blossom Hall on the Nimrod Long Hillside overlooking the old Russellville Train Station. What a nice place to live and observe life as it goes on in Logan County, Kentucky. Thu, 23 Apr 2015 10:46:46 EST