News Democrat Leader- RSS Feed http://newsdemocratleader.com/ http://newsdemocratleader.com/ Fri, 30 Jan 2015 12:33:25 EST 1800 Spa News http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/opinion_columns/151552713/Spa-News Well, we finally got some snow. A light ground cover, which mostly melted before long. That is the kind of snow I like. It is beautiful falling, yet doesn't hang around long. It was so pretty falling, and of course of all the days I had to be... Thu, 29 Jan 2015 14:36:42 EST Morris sets state swim record http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/sports/151566961/Morris-sets-state-swim-record A Russellville swimmer set another state record this past weekend.On Sunday, January 25, 2015 Maggie Morris broke another Kentucky Swimming Record. Maggie successfully swam the 25 yard butterfly in 15.08 seconds. Thu, 29 Jan 2015 14:31:41 EST Making their pennies county http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/home_top-news/151568464/Making-their-pennies-county The Logan County Republican Women's Club saw an impressive increase this year in the amount of money they were able to donate to the Fisher House at Ft. Campbell. Thu, 29 Jan 2015 12:36:42 EST Logan may soon join others in state to step up for ‘Right-to-Work’ http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/home_top-news/151566596/Logan-may-soon-join-others-in-state-to-step-up-for-Right-to-Work The Logan County fiscal court unanimously voted on a first reading of an ordinance that will declare Logan a “Right-to-Work” county. Thu, 29 Jan 2015 12:11:44 EST Humane Society to come up with plan for population control http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/home_top-news/151567806/Humane-Society-to-come-up-with-plan-for-population-control Kathy Maddox, director for the Logan County Humane Society, gave a report at the Tuesday meeting of the Logan County Fiscal Court. The Humane Society contracts with the county to run its animal shelter located on Morgantown Road and has done so since... Thu, 29 Jan 2015 12:11:43 EST Logan County News http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/community-news-opinion_columns/151567963/Logan-County-News Hello again from Peach Blossom Hall. It's great to be alive and living in Logan County. I know of no other place I would rather be. Just wish it was warmer. Thu, 29 Jan 2015 12:11:41 EST Adairville Honor Roll http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/news_education/151567733/Adairville-Honor-Roll A Honor Roll4th Grade:Eva BouldinSeth GravesTrinity HardingJim HendersonManon Kondracki Thu, 29 Jan 2015 11:56:44 EST Which Kind of Violence http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/opinion_columns/151547301/Which-Kind-of-Violence A friend sent me an article by Keith Giles, a teacher, author, blogger, and freelance copywriter in Orange County, California. The title of the article is, “Onward Christian Killers.” The picture leading into the article shows a muscular,... Thu, 29 Jan 2015 11:31:42 EST Panthers streak while Cougars split http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/sports/151566791/Panthers-streak-while-Cougars-split The Logan County Lady Cougars travelled to Barren County on Tuesday night to face the Trojanettes and made it five wins in a row with the 56-35 victory. Thu, 29 Jan 2015 11:11:41 EST Antioch News http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/community-news-opinion_columns/151566600/Antioch-News Greetings from The Antioch Community.Sure am enjoying the beautiful sunshine this morning. Thu, 29 Jan 2015 11:01:46 EST Remembering James B. Edwards http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/opinion/151566548/Remembering-James-B.-Edwards On the morning after Christmas, James B. Edwards passed away. Few Americans under the age of 40—unless they are South Carolinians—had probably never heard of Jim. Thu, 29 Jan 2015 11:01:45 EST Pull yourself up by your bread bags http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/opinion/151566518/Pull-yourself-up-by-your-bread-bags In his State of the Union address, President Barack Obama presented a bold economic vision for America. Do we want a country where only “a few of us do spectacularly well,” he asked, or where everyone has a chance to succeed? Thu, 29 Jan 2015 11:01:44 EST Archery meet at Olmstead school huge success http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/sports/151566568/Archery-meet-at-Olmstead-school-huge-success This past weekend over 400 kids with their parents and/or supportive adults braved the sudden snowy weather and made the trip to Olmstead School for this year's Archery Meet. Thu, 29 Jan 2015 11:01:43 EST Logan Memorial Hospital Achieves Reaccreditation as a Chest Pain Center http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/news/151546520/Logan-Memorial-Hospital-Achieves-Reaccreditation-as-a-Chest-Pain-Center Logan Memorial Hospital has received Chest Pain Center Reaccreditation from the Society of Cardiovascular Patient Care (SCPC), an international not-for-profit organization that focuses on transforming cardiovascular care by assisting facilities in... Thu, 29 Jan 2015 11:01:41 EST Life is short, so don’t spend it beating yourself up http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/opinion/151566474/Life-is-short-so-dont-spend-it-beating-yourself-up Greeting cards treat Valentine's Day like it's a day for love. But for many people, it's a day of self-loathing.“Why am I single, yet again, on another Valentine's Day?” they may wonder. Thu, 29 Jan 2015 10:56:42 EST Making your past pay for your future http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/lifestyle-religion/151566404/Making-your-past-pay-for-your-future Exodus 3:21-22 (KJV) And I will give this people favour in the sight of the Egyptians: and it shall come to pass, that, when ye go, ye shall not go empty: 22 But every woman shall borrow of her neighbour, and of her that... Thu, 29 Jan 2015 10:56:41 EST Auburn News http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/community-news-opinion_columns/151566263/Auburn-News It's no longer just a rumor. The new business in town “EAST MAIN DINER” has now opened. Owners Tim and Trish Atkinson of Hendersonville, TN began operations this week. The restaurant building remembered by most natives as... Thu, 29 Jan 2015 10:51:42 EST Lake Malone News http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/community-news-opinion_columns/151566231/Lake-Malone-News People out there in “Never Never Land”, it is 2 a.m. in the morning and I am not in my bed getting my beauty sleep which by now I need desperately. Of course this is the second article of me trying to knit and I am literately... Thu, 29 Jan 2015 10:46:42 EST Russellville police looking for rape suspect http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/breaking_news-home_top-news/151567347/Russellville-police-looking-for-rape-suspect The Russellville Police Department is asking for help in locating a suspect in the possible rape of a juvenile.The RPD is asking the public to be on the lookout for 37-year-old Timothy J. Brewer or Russellville. Thu, 29 Jan 2015 10:46:41 EST Russellville woman dies from automobile accident http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/news/151565357/Russellville-woman-dies-from-automobile-accident On Monday, Jan. 26, Russellville resident Nancy Baugh died this week after an automobile accident which occurred on Jan. 23 at approximately 5:30 p.m. Thu, 29 Jan 2015 10:16:42 EST