News Democrat Leader- RSS Feed Thu, 23 Oct 2014 01:47:00 EST 1800 The Limited Atonement seen on Mount Moriah And he said, Take now they son, thine only son Isaac, whom thow lovest, and get thee into the land of Moriah; and offer him there for a burnt offering upon one of the mountains which I will tell thee of. Genesis 22:2 KJV Wed, 22 Oct 2014 16:57:14 EST Perceptions We usually judge our world by perceptions. “If you think you are living in hell, you are.” If God's loving presence is felt in your life, heaven has been touched. Our perceptions can make us angry or lead us to... Wed, 22 Oct 2014 15:51:01 EST Bank robbery suspects in custody Two men are in custody following a Tuesday evening armed robbery at the King State Employees Credit Union. Wed, 22 Oct 2014 15:50:52 EST September Leaders of the Month at Chandler’s School Congratulations to the students pictured who were chosen as September Leaders of the Month at Chandler's School. Each teacher chose one student who best demonstrated the traits of a leader during the month of September. The following students... Wed, 22 Oct 2014 15:24:22 EST Spotted bass back in schools this fall They were not even recognized as a distinctive fish species until 1927. People for many years believed these fish only existed in Kentucky. Wed, 22 Oct 2014 13:18:16 EST Good news from the Logan County school district DISTRICT:• The District's dark fiber network, providing 10 gigabit service to all the schools, is connected and operating.ADAIRVILLE: Wed, 22 Oct 2014 11:49:18 EST A free-market economist’s take on Ken Burns’ ‘The Roosevelts’ By now, you've probably seen or heard about Ken Burns' 14-hour documentary on the three most famous Roosevelts: Theodore, Franklin, and Eleanor. I have to confess that I almost didn't watch it. Tue, 21 Oct 2014 16:26:12 EST Fall breeding season increases deer movement Cooler temperatures and shorter days bring out the fall colors that paint Kentucky's landscape in warm hues before winter arrives. Tue, 21 Oct 2014 15:18:06 EST I will not be welcoming the circus to my town I wrote a column four years ago when the “circus came to town” in attempts to inform the good folks of Logan County exactly where they would be taking their children to watch exotic animals performing spectacular tricks. I did this because... Tue, 21 Oct 2014 11:56:09 EST Lady Cougars 3-peat The Logan County High School girls' soccer team won a third straight District 13 soccer championship last week, knocking off Todd County Central on Thursday night in Franklin. Tue, 21 Oct 2014 11:29:13 EST Anti-Bullying Task Force to hold first meeting The Kentucky Youth Bullying Prevention Task Force will hold its first meeting Oct. 22, beginning its work to study bullying in schools and recommend practices and policies to help foster safer, harassment-free school environments. Mon, 20 Oct 2014 15:19:27 EST ‘We’re drinking from the saucer…’ My grandparents' generation used to “saucer” their coffee to cool it. In fact, many tea drinkers did the same thing. They didn't use a mug like I do. They poured some of their “piping hot” coffee from the cup into a... Mon, 20 Oct 2014 14:57:13 EST Cougars finish as district runners up On Thursday night, the Logan County High School boys soccer team fell 8-0 to Franklin-Simpson in the championship game of the District 14 tournament. Mon, 20 Oct 2014 13:00:13 EST County declares surplus list, sale scheduled for Oct. 25 A Logan County surplus sale has been scheduled for Oct. 25 at 10 a.m. in the side lot next to the Logan County Detention Center. The sale will consist of vehicles confiscated by the sheriff's department and various pieces of office... Mon, 20 Oct 2014 12:39:18 EST Panthers win big over Fulton City The Russellville High School football team won on Homecoming, beat Fulton City 56-0 on Friday night at historic Rhea Stadium.The Panthers led 31-0 at halftime and cruised to the victory against their Class A, District 1 foe. Mon, 20 Oct 2014 12:31:18 EST Kentucky Department for Public Health leading state’s ebola preparedness efforts The Kentucky Department for Public Health (DPH) is coordinating multiple efforts related to Ebola preparedness to increase the level of readiness for hospitals, local health departments, other health providers and partners to deal with any potential... Mon, 20 Oct 2014 12:22:12 EST County buys back wrecked ambulance, gives old one to Burden Bearers Members of the Logan County Fiscal Court voted to buy back an ambulance that was wreaked recently in Springfield, Tenn., for a little less than $5,000. The ambulance was totaled by the insurance company, however, Shane Johnson, director of the Logan... Mon, 20 Oct 2014 12:22:11 EST Retired teachers recognized A proclamation was read at the Tuesday, Oct. 14 meeting of the Logan County Fiscal Court by magistrate Jo Orange calling for Oct. 19-25 as Kentucky Retired Teachers' Appreciation week in Logan County. Mon, 20 Oct 2014 12:19:10 EST Three decades, Hanks duo moving on The husband and wife team of Hanks Construction Company in Auburn officially gave their 60 day management resignation of East Logan Water District on Sept. 30, 2014, at the utilities regular monthly board meeting. C.K. and Jana Hanks have managed East... Mon, 20 Oct 2014 11:16:10 EST Chevrolet fights breast cancer for fourth year For the fourth consecutive October, Chevrolet and General Motors' employees, dealers and customers are uniting to battle breast cancer. They hope to exceed the $1.1 million raised by the American Cancer Society in 2013 through Chevrolet's... Mon, 20 Oct 2014 10:26:17 EST