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Champion Petfoods USA to open in Auburn; create 147 jobs

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Today it’s official, said Tom Harned, Executive Director for Logan Economic Alliance for Development (LEAD).Champion Petfoods USA is bringing their new U.S. production and distribution to Logan County.Harned said LEAD and many others are excited and pleased to welcome Champion Petfoods USA to Logan County. Harned said efforts have been made on this big project since last December when the company visited. Logan County competed with other states and other locations in Kentucky for this highly sought-after project.

 

Freeland dealership partners with local FFA

Freeland Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram has proudly partnered with Ram and the Logan County Future Farmers of America (FFA) by offering a fundrasing opportunity held Saturday, April 26 from 10 a.m.-7 p.m. at their dealership location on 68-80 right down from the Southern Bypass.For every Ram test drive on Saturday, the dealership will donate $20 to the local FFA chapter.“We’ve set the bar pretty high and established a goal of 500 test drives,” said Nick Rice, ...

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County allocates substantial increase to rural fire department in proposed budget

Although the 2014-2015 county budget is far from finalized, it looks as if the five rural fire departments of Adairville, Auburn, Lewisburg, Olmstead and Russellville will be seeing a substantial increase in funding, however, the way it will be distributed is still in question.The rural fire departments have been receiving $30,000 each annually. The proposed increase, as it is written now, calls for an additional $10,000 each. Magistrate Jo Orange, however, isn’t sure giving ...

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Logan County to be ‘Sustainable Community’

Logan County has been accepted to participate in the Valley Sustainable Communities Program, which is in its second year being sponsored by the Tennessee Valley Authority (TVA).“The purpose of this is to encourage sustainability,” said Tom Harned, the executive director of LEAD. “It is really an overarching program to promote the use of green initiatives. Things like reducing the carbon footprint in Logan County, using fewer nonrenewable resources, being more effi...

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Apathy, sympathy and empathy

Ap, Sym and Em went on a cruise. They departed from a wonderful sunny spot of the world and expected to arrive at another sunny spot of the world. All three were experiencing a great time until they encountered a tragedy and reacted in different ways. The whole affair threatened their friendship.One evening, Sym was standing at a rail anticipating a wonderful tropical sunset. He heard voices shouting. When he looked at the ocean below, he saw people in the water struggling to stay ...

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What shall we say? Part 1

27 Now is my soul troubled; and what shall I say? Father, save me from this hour: but for this cause came I unto this hour. 28 Father, glorify thy name. Then came there a voice from heaven, saying, I have both glorified it, and will glorify it again. John 12:27-28 (KJV)Jesus has just ridden into the city Jerusalem on a donkey and the people praised saying Hosanna: Blessed is the King of Israel that cometh in the name of the Lord. Yet Jesus was troub...

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Auburn School Honor Roll

4th GradeAll A’sKaylea MajorAlexis PulleyCalloway BillsMcKenzie BrownKatie CrumpMarshall GregoryLaren HinesCamden JohnsonHannah McGinnisBrady McLellanSelynna MetcalfeGracee SpearsConnor BinkleyKarlee CanlerAustin HaleyMadi...

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Maddox named WBKO ‘Hometown Hero’

Kathy Maddox, Logan County’s Humane Society Director and Animal Control Officer (ACO), was selected recently as one of WBKO’s Hometown Heroes.WBKO and Hughes & Coleman team up to recognize South Central Kentuckians who embody the spirit of service, dedication, and concern for the well-being of their neighbors with the title of “Hometown Hero.” These remarkable people are nominated by their peers and publicly recognized on television; their names, faces, and ...

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