News Democrat Leader- RSS NEWS Feed http://newsdemocratleader.com/section/NEWS http://newsdemocratleader.com/section/NEWS Wed, 16 Apr 2014 16:48:44 EST 1800 Wisdom Patience and Mercy http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/lifestyle-religion/4487429/Wisdom-Patience-and-Mercy Many seem to perceive God as a vengeful, wrathful, God who is out to condemn us all on the slightest whim and send us straight to hell. But contrary to this view, I see by the scriptures that God is proven to be a most wise, patient, and merciful God. Tue, 15 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Lisa White chosen as next SES principal http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/home_top-news/4483208/Lisa-White-chosen-as-next-SES-principal On Monday night, the Stevenson Elementary School site-based decision making council reached a decision on the school's next principal on Monday night. Tue, 15 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST HVAC system at Justice Center suffers from possible power surge http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/news/4471337/HVAC-system-at-Justice-Center-suffers-from-possible-power-surge A possible power surge over a week ago has occurred at the Logan County Justice Center causing the HVAC system to stop working on its own. The problem will require approximately $6,610 worth of work to repair. Mon, 14 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Search for next Logan superintendent proceeding http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/news/4470418/Search-for-next-Logan-superintendent-proceeding The search for the next Logan County school district superintendent is on and a new principal for Stevenson Elementary may be announced this week. Mon, 14 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Clerk’s office gets new flooring http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/news/4471990/Clerks-office-gets-new-flooring The Logan County Clerk's Office is going to be getting a new floor soon starting next weekend when the office is closed to customer traffic. The building has had the same tile flooring since the 1980s and its getting quite costly to keep it up,... Mon, 14 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Old library building goes back to city, what now? http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/home_top-news/4472408/Old-library-building-goes-back-to-city-what-now King Simpson, director of the Logan County Public Library, says they are totally moved out of the old library building located on 6th Street, and have in fact, already turned the keys over to the city of Russellville last week. The city owns the... Mon, 14 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Schools to see increase in state funds http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/news/4472977/Schools-to-see-increase-in-state-funds Local educators are cautiously optimistic about the new state budget, which was approved by the governor last week. Mon, 14 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST ‘Farmer of the Year’ applications now being accepted http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/news_agricultural/4470277/Farmer-of-the-Year-applications-now-being-accepted The 2014 Kentucky Farm Bureau (KFB) “Farmer of the Year” application process is now open, and the organization is seeking the Commonwealth's finest nominees for this prestigious award. Mon, 14 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Henderson-Vick, Beatty http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/lifestyle/4471010/Henderson-Vick-Beatty Seven year old Tyler James Henderson of Elkton wishes to announce the engagement of his mother, Allison Ann Henderson-Vick, to Corey Thomas Beatty of Clifty. Mon, 14 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Logan County Jail Report http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/home_top-news/4470410/Logan-County-Jail-Report Boggs, Eric W.- 04/09/2014- here for court bond: 0 Mon, 14 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Community walks together for Child Abuse awareness http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/home_top-news/4145035/Community-walks-together-for-Child-Abuse-awareness A large group of area school children, community members and elected officials gathered on the Russellville square on Wednesday to commemorate Child Abuse Prevention Month. Thu, 10 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Givens cleared to move in Young Funeral Home http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/news/4143571/Givens-cleared-to-move-in-Young-Funeral-Home Logan County Coroner Mary Givens got the good news at Tuesday's Fiscal Court meeting, the lease has been signed between the county and Young Funeral Home and she will soon be able to move into her new temporary home. Thu, 10 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Milam talks ‘fair’ to magistrates http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/news/4143992/Milam-talks-fair-to-magistrates Logan County Extension Agent Chris Milam spoke to magistrates Tuesday during their bi-monthly fiscal court meeting bringing information about Logan County's Fair to be held July 26 through Aug. 2. Milam wanted to set the record straight about... Thu, 10 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Easter events abound in Logan County http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/news/4144747/Easter-events-abound-in-Logan-County With Easter just over a week away, there is no shortage of egg hunting events for children in Logan County coming up in the next couple of weekends. Thu, 10 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Bouldin, Poore give flex allotment to northern end of county http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/home_top-news/4142961/Bouldin-Poore-give-flex-allotment-to-northern-end-of-county Two Logan County Magistrates were in the sharing mood Tuesday during a fiscal court meeting as they handed over their allotted flex dollars to another district. Thu, 10 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Nominate your local law enforcement officer http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/lifestyle/4136575/Nominate-your-local-law-enforcement-officer For victims of crime there seems to be no end to the long nights, investigations, court proceedings, and “the wait.” There is always one person that gives the victim HOPE. Hope that tomorrow will be a better day. Many times that “one... Thu, 10 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Russellville author makes milestone download count http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/lifestyle/4136744/Russellville-author-makes-milestone-download-count Independent author and Russellville resident Douglas Daech received good news earlier this month. His first e-book, a collection of short stories titled Time Travel and Dimensional Journeys, has surpassed a milestone 600 downloads! The online retailer... Thu, 10 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Summers elected president of Funeral Directors Association http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/business/4143242/Summers-elected-president-of-Funeral-Directors-Association The Funeral Directors Association of Kentucky held their annual district meeting Wednesday, April 9, 2014 in Owensboro. Brent Summers, co owner and manager of Summers, Kirby and Sanders Funeral Home was nominated and voted by the district membership... Thu, 10 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Olmstead Honor Roll http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/news_education/4136308/Olmstead-Honor-Roll 4th gradeAll A'sAli AtkinsonEmma EdlerShelby GettingsCampbell HamiltonChloe HarperErin KempBrett Knifley Thu, 10 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Destiny, Part 4 http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/lifestyle-religion/4136148/Destiny-Part-4 17 He sent a man before them, even Joseph, who was sold for a servant: 18 Whose feet they hurt with fetters: he was laid in iron: 19 Until the time that his word came: the word of the LORD tried him. Psalm 105:17-19... Thu, 10 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST