News Democrat Leader- RSS NEWS Feed http://newsdemocratleader.com/section/NEWS http://newsdemocratleader.com/section/NEWS Sat, 23 Aug 2014 10:33:11 EST 1800 Logan boy has supreme champion lamb http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/news_agricultural/50384428/Logan-boy-has-supreme-champion-lamb Jackson Campbell of Logan County FFA is honored for showing the supreme champion market lamb at the 2014 Kentucky State Fair during the 4-H/FFA Sale of Champions on Aug. 21 at the Kentucky Exposition Center in Louisville. Jackson's lamb brought... Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:05:16 EST C2G program comes to LCHS http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/news_education/50367156/C2G-program-comes-to-LCHS When Logan County High School opened its doors this school year, principal Casey Jaynes and staff already had some good ideas in place. Fri, 22 Aug 2014 13:16:23 EST Logan school board keeps taxes level http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/news/50318523/Logan-school-board-keeps-taxes-level Last week the Logan County School Board held its first meeting with new superintendent Dr. Kevin Hub and took care of some much needed business. Fri, 22 Aug 2014 12:40:10 EST (No heading) http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/news/50366270/ The Adairville city council voted this week to go ahead and proceed with plans for a new municipal building which will eventually replace both the existing fire hall and city hall. Fri, 22 Aug 2014 12:26:09 EST (No heading) http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/community_news-opinion_columns/50367107/ Thank you Lord for the much needed rain. It was so wonderful seeing the rain pour down and knowing that the plants, grass and flowers were being nourished. God is good! Thu, 21 Aug 2014 13:15:13 EST Six down, four more to go http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/home_top-news/50365897/Six-down-four-more-to-go In December of 2012, the Russellville Lion's Club, along with contributions from individuals, began working on a project of restoring windows at the Logan County Archives building. The archives serves as home to a great deal of the... Thu, 21 Aug 2014 13:13:08 EST Russellville receives $100K from ‘Safe Routes to School’ program for sidewalks http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/home_top-news/50366379/Russellville-receives-$100K-from-Safe-Routes-to-School-program-for-sidewalks The City of Russellville recently received $100,000 for renovating sidewalks as part of the “Safe Routes to School” program enabling children to safely walk or ride their bikes to school. Thu, 21 Aug 2014 12:42:07 EST L’burg adjusts water-sewer rate schedule http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/home_top-news/50365293/Lburg-adjusts-water-sewer-rate-schedule The City of Lewisburg passed a few changes in its water/sewer rate schedule during the Monday, Aug. 18 city council meeting. Some customers will see a decrease, while others will experience the opposite. Thu, 21 Aug 2014 12:28:16 EST FaceBook or Face-to-Face? http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/lifestyle-religion/50365096/FaceBook-or-Face-to-Face When Jesus spoke of the rule of law, he always did two things. First, he always embraced the law. Second, he enhanced the rule of law with the “rule” of love. In Matthew 5:38-42, Jesus cited the “law,” both scriptural and... Thu, 21 Aug 2014 11:09:09 EST 3000 Souls Saved http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/lifestyle-religion/50365073/3000-Souls-Saved On the day of Pentecost some 2000 years ago, the apostle Peter preached a sermon. He preached Jesus Christ and him crucified. For many centuries the Jews had anticipated the Anointed One of God, the Messiah, the Christ. Now Peter explains that this... Thu, 21 Aug 2014 11:04:15 EST Lake Malone http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/community_news-opinion_columns/50363999/Lake-Malone You have heard the old saying “you are in for a treat instead of a treatment”? Well, you have had it today! I am going to give you a treatment instead of a treat!!! You really can't call it spring fever because spring has come and... Thu, 21 Aug 2014 10:03:20 EST Logan County http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/community_news-opinion_columns/50363828/Logan-County Since December 2013 I have been hospitalized off and on with a series of ailments. One thought to be fatal at first. In fact for several months it was surmised by the doctors at two different hospitals that I had one to three years to live. Some type... Thu, 21 Aug 2014 09:59:14 EST Auburn http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/community_news-opinion_columns/50363746/Auburn To all the faithful followers of the Auburn Column, who actually read the newspaper and not on line, we will begin today's column where the last portion of the August 15 column was inadvertently omitted in print ending mid-sentence in an... Thu, 21 Aug 2014 09:53:14 EST USDA Farm Service Agency reminds producers: farm bill allows early termination for certain CRP contracts http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/news_agricultural/50363879/USDA-Farm-Service-Agency-reminds-producers:-farm-bill-allows-early-termination-for-certain-CRP-contracts USDA Kentucky Farm Service Agency (FSA) Executive Director, John W. McCauley reminds producers that as of Aug. 6, producers with acres under contract through the Conservation Reserve Program (CRP) can apply for early contract termination, as required... Thu, 21 Aug 2014 09:11:11 EST (No heading) http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/community_news-opinion_columns/50356803/ Greetings from The Antioch Community.Sure am thankful for the good rain that we received.My cousin Omanell Robertson called me from Florida. She is still having Health problems. Wed, 20 Aug 2014 16:31:10 EST Used or new? Sheriff’s department looks into two cruisers http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/news/50317639/Used-or-new-Sheriffs-department-looks-into-two-cruisers The Logan County Sheriff's Department wants to rotate two of its older, high mileage cruisers to help keep up with the battle of ensuring the fleet is up-to-date and up-to-par. The department has 16 cruisers on the road and three... Mon, 18 Aug 2014 13:03:10 EST Oberhausen receives prestigious Hadden scholarship http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/news_education/50318448/Oberhausen-receives-prestigious-Hadden-scholarship Caitlynn Oberhausen, of Auburn, recently received the prestigious Eloise Hadden Scholarship to go towards finishing her degree at Western Kentucky University. The $1,000 scholarship is awarded to students who exemplify not only scholastic achievement,... Mon, 18 Aug 2014 12:57:09 EST Logan unemployment still among lowest http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/news/50317299/Logan-unemployment-still-among-lowest The unemployment rate in Logan County continued to be well below the state average and among the lowest in the region according to the most recent statistics from the Kentucky Office of Employment and Training, an agency of the Kentucky Education and... Mon, 18 Aug 2014 12:39:11 EST R’ville Lion’s prepare for ‘Variety Musical Concert’ http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/news/50316422/Rville-Lions-prepare-for-Variety-Musical-Concert The Russellville Lions Club will be hosting its “Variety Musical Concert & Bake Sale” on Saturday, Aug. 23 at the old Logan County Courthouse. The doors will open at 2 p.m. with the concert being from 3-9 p.m. The show will be in the... Mon, 18 Aug 2014 12:07:10 EST Emergency drill planned for Logan County http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/home_top-news/50317915/Emergency-drill-planned-for-Logan-County On Wednesday, Sept. 17 at 9 a.m., members from several emergency response agencies, along with the Logan Memorial Hospital, will be having a “mock emergency drill” to help better prepare these agencies that would have to work together in... Mon, 18 Aug 2014 11:59:09 EST