News Democrat Leader- RSS NEWS Feed http://newsdemocratleader.com/section/NEWS http://newsdemocratleader.com/section/NEWS Mon, 2 Mar 2015 09:15:58 EST 1800 Barrow Eye Center moves to new location Monday http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/home_top-news/152071099/Barrow-Eye-Center-moves-to-new-location-Monday Jon and Dr. Darla Barrow will be working this weekend moving into their new office in preparation for opening Monday, March 2. The Barrow Eye Center is moving from East Fourth Street in Russellville, where it has operated since the Barrows opened in... Fri, 27 Feb 2015 11:46:42 EST Logan County News http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/community-news-opinion_columns/152057369/Logan-County-News Hello again from historic Peach Blossom Hall overlooking downtown Russellville, the county seat, in Logan County, Kentucky. One of the most unique towns and counties in the commonwealth. A place of gracious ladies, highly intelligent men and lots of... Thu, 26 Feb 2015 16:36:42 EST Schochoh News http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/community-news-opinion_columns/152057315/Schochoh-News Greetings from Schochoh! Hope ya'll have had a great week. I think we all have had our fill of snow this week, but I still get a little excited about the idea of snow in the forcast! There was a large farm equipment auction this past weekend and... Thu, 26 Feb 2015 16:36:41 EST Salvation outside the church? http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/lifestyle-religion/152053884/Salvation-outside-the-church I recently read on face book where someone stated that it is not necessary to be a member of any church to be saved. According to this person, it is just a private deal between God and man, and the church has absolutely nothing to do with our... Thu, 26 Feb 2015 15:01:43 EST Constables to use mutual aid channel http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/home_top-news/152069799/Constables-to-use-mutual-aid-channel Constables having access to a radio channel belonging to the sheriff's department was once again brought to the Logan County Fiscal Court's table this week. Two weeks ago, Butch Inman, constable for the Fourth District, asked the court for... Thu, 26 Feb 2015 12:26:41 EST Willis takes felony pre-trial diversion deal http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/home_top-news/152070646/Willis-takes-felony-pre-trial-diversion-deal A young man who found himself in trouble last year for threatening to kill a fellow student at Logan County High School accepted a five year felony pre-trial diversion Monday, Feb. 16 in a Logan County Circuit Court. Thu, 26 Feb 2015 12:21:41 EST Russellville tech center vandalized, burglarized http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/home_top-news/152068633/Russellville-tech-center-vandalized-burglarized The Russellville school district is working together with the Russellville Police Department in order to find out who broke in, vandalized and stole from the district's tech center. Thu, 26 Feb 2015 12:16:41 EST Adairville News http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/community-news-opinion_columns/152067464/Adairville-News Sometimes God speaks where we all have to listen. This past week He said, “Slow down, stay at home, don't go to meetings, ballgames, and other activities at night. Enjoy some time at home.” I think He knows that at times He has to... Thu, 26 Feb 2015 09:51:45 EST Auburn News http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/community-news-opinion_columns/152057120/Auburn-News Good morning Auburn. We have a bright sunny vitamin D day. Might be a good time to get out, go to the grocery and run errands. We haven't had this opportunity for several days. Wed, 25 Feb 2015 16:31:41 EST Lake Malone News http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/community-news-opinion_columns/152057016/Lake-Malone-News Just a quick note to let you know that old TG is still here; way down south where there is no SNOW and lots of sunshine. Well, there is no snow but it has not been WARM. Today was the first day that I dug out a pair of shorts and went outside. It has... Wed, 25 Feb 2015 16:26:43 EST Fear of the Storm http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/lifestyle-religion/152054366/Fear-of-the-Storm Fear is something that is common to all of us. Truth be told, many of our fears are baseless - we are afraid of and worry about things that never happen. But there are times when our worst fears are realized. How can we deal with it? Where can we find... Wed, 25 Feb 2015 15:16:41 EST Logan County becomes Right-to-Work http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/news/152029520/Logan-County-becomes-Right-to-Work Fiscal Court sealed the deal Tuesday with a unanimous vote to make Logan County Right-to-Work. Thu, 26 Feb 2015 11:16:41 EST Riley-White attends national jewelry buying show in San Antonio http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/news/151971922/Riley-White-attends-national-jewelry-buying-show-in-San-Antonio Judy Page, Ann White and Jerry White from Riley-White recently attended the 2015 Retail Jewelers Organization (RJO) Spring Buying Show in San Antonio, Texas. Riley-White joined hundreds of other jewelers from around the country to learn about new... Mon, 23 Feb 2015 14:51:42 EST Logan County Jail Report http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/news/151971437/Logan-County-Jail-Report Camp, Lee M.- 02/17/2015- assault, 4th degree (domestic) 3rd or > bond:$ 20,000- violation of Kentucky E.P.O./D.V.O. bond: 0Conner, Melanie- 02/13/2015- non-payment of fines bond: 0 Mon, 23 Feb 2015 14:31:41 EST Extreme rain causes problems http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/home_top-news/152002317/Extreme-rain-causes-problems Logan County was still dealing with the eight inches of snowfall from last Monday when a second storm came through on Saturday, dumping nearly three inches of rain on top of that. Mon, 23 Feb 2015 13:31:41 EST Town Hall Meeting March 12, ‘Marijuana: Where Will We Be When the Smoke Clears.’ http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/news/151997783/Town-Hall-Meeting-March-12-Marijuana:-Where-Will-We-Be-When-the-Smoke-Clears. Logan County's Youth Action Team is sponsoring a Town Hall Meeting on March 12, 2015, at the historic Logan County Courthouse from 6-8 p.m. The meeting will be a platform to discuss “Marijuana: Where Will We Be When the Smoke... Mon, 23 Feb 2015 12:51:43 EST Right-to-Work ordinance to be decided http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/home_top-news/151998075/Right-to-Work-ordinance-to-be-decided Magistrates will be deciding Tuesday, Feb. 24, if Logan County will join a hand-full of others in the state to become Right-to-Work communities, setting not only a historic precedence, but also setting themselves up for a possible lengthy litigation... Mon, 23 Feb 2015 12:51:42 EST Electric Plant Board used in scam, police seeking possible additional victim http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/news/151999117/Electric-Plant-Board-used-in-scam-police-seeking-possible-additional-victim On Feb. 13, 2015, the Russellville Police Department responded to a call of a possible scam at the Russellville Electric Plant (EPB) Board. Mon, 23 Feb 2015 12:51:41 EST Schools still dealing with snow aftermath http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/home_top-news/151999554/Schools-still-dealing-with-snow-aftermath Schools were closed again on Monday - a full week after a storm deposited several inches of snow on Russellville and Logan County, but one school district has plans to be open on Tuesday. Mon, 23 Feb 2015 12:36:43 EST County supports UK 150th Sesquicentennial Anniversary http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/news/151999905/County-supports-UK-150th-Sesquicentennial-Anniversary Magistrates showed their support last week by approving a resolution relating to the University of Kentucky's 150th anniversary. Mon, 23 Feb 2015 12:16:41 EST