News Democrat Leader- RSS NEWS Feed http://newsdemocratleader.com/section/NEWS http://newsdemocratleader.com/section/NEWS Sun, 24 May 2015 21:19:44 EST 1800 SES students perform Aristocats http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/home_top-news/153672362/SES-students-perform-Aristocats Parents and members of the community were treated to a special performance of “The Aristocats – Kids” on Thursday night at Stevenson Elementary. Fri, 22 May 2015 18:56:41 EST Antioch News http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/community-news-opinion_columns/153655405/Antioch-News Greetings from the Antioch Community.We sure did have the rain. Fri, 22 May 2015 08:41:41 EST Kentucky’s jobless rate falls to 5 percent in April 2015 http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/news/153655091/Kentuckys-jobless-rate-falls-to-5-percent-in-April-2015 Kentucky's unemployment rate continued to decrease as it fell to a seasonally adjusted preliminary April 2015 level of 5 percent from a revised 5.1 percent in March 2015, and well below the national rate, according to the Office of Employment... Fri, 22 May 2015 08:26:41 EST A Temple Kiss http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/news/153475808/A-Temple-Kiss A kiss is an affectionate sign of love. We kiss family and friends, and even our pets, as an outward sign of our heart's intent. With the exception of Judas betraying Jesus with a kiss, the kiss is usually a positive expression of loving... Thu, 21 May 2015 13:56:41 EST Adairville News http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/community-news-opinion_columns/153635654/Adairville-News Strawberry Festival came and went with its usual rain but we were still able to have most of the events. The crowds were down. I guess some people think they will melt. Both bands were fabulous and the karaoke was fun. People are going to have to get... Thu, 21 May 2015 12:01:42 EST The beds are in, soon the inmates will follow http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/home_top-news/153635285/The-beds-are-in-soon-the-inmates-will-follow The 41 bunk beds ordered by Logan County Jailer Phil Gregory came in this week and it is his goal to fill them soon.Gregory is expanding the jail to house additional inmates on the Class D side of the jail to increase revenue. Thu, 21 May 2015 11:46:44 EST Summer drama camp to hold auditions http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/news/153635127/Summer-drama-camp-to-hold-auditions Auditions for the annual summer drama camp sponsored by the Russellville Arts Council are coming up soon and the date has recently changed. Thu, 21 May 2015 11:46:41 EST Turnout low in primary election http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/news/153634337/Turnout-low-in-primary-election As expected, voter turnout was low in Logan County for Tuesday's primary election. Thu, 21 May 2015 11:36:42 EST R’ville board honors retiring educators http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/news_education/153634589/Rville-board-honors-retiring-educators At the monthly scheduled Russellville Independent District Board Meeting on Tuesday, May 19, a special time was allotted to recognize and honor those within our schools whom have chosen to retire from their dedicated respective positions. Each retiree... Thu, 21 May 2015 11:21:41 EST Stevenson preschoolers move up http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/news_education/153634572/Stevenson-preschoolers-move-up Thursday, May 14, 2015, was a beautiful day for the preschoolers and their families to enjoy a terrific picnic together and possibly their last fun-filled time together out at the preschool playground. Thu, 21 May 2015 11:16:44 EST Amish woman cited in Auburn, court date set http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/home_top-news/153633070/Amish-woman-cited-in-Auburn-court-date-set Clara Mast, an Amish woman, was cited recently in the city of Auburn for violating the animal ordinance. Mast will be joining two other Amish individuals who were recently found guilty by a jury in Logan County District Court for the same infraction. Thu, 21 May 2015 11:16:42 EST Biking for God: Man sells everything to spread the gospel http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/home_top-news/153633852/Biking-for-God:-Man-sells-everything-to-spread-the-gospel In the Bible in the book of Luke Jesus tells his disciples to sell everything, give it to the poor, and follow Him. Thu, 21 May 2015 11:11:43 EST Are You Called to Serve? http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/lifestyle-religion/153633591/Are-You-Called-to-Serve Here's the church, here's the steeple, open it up and here's all the people. Do you remember that childhood jingle? It's the people part of that trilogy that I want to talk about. We believe God is calling us to touch hearts... Thu, 21 May 2015 10:36:41 EST Auburn waste water line project to begin in weeks http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/news/153610225/Auburn-waste-water-line-project-to-begin-in-weeks In approximately two to three weeks, those traveling to Bowling Green will soon see construction just outside of the city of Auburn for approximately three miles. The City of Auburn has been approved through the Kentucky Division of Water to bring a... Thu, 21 May 2015 10:31:42 EST Adairville School surpasses $2,000 goal during Hoops for Heart campaign http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/news_education/153632347/Adairville-School-surpasses-$2000-goal-during-Hoops-for-Heart-campaign Every year, Adairville students participate in Hoops for Heart. Hoops for Heart teaches students how to take care of their hearts while they experience the joy of giving back to their community. The basketball skills the students learn and the... Thu, 21 May 2015 10:16:42 EST Schochoh News http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/community-news-opinion_columns/153632293/Schochoh-News Greetings from Schochoh! Hope everyone's week has been a great one! Whippoorwill Baptist Church will be having a fellowship meal following the morning service on May 31. The church will also be having VBS on June 1-5 from 5:30 to 8 p.m. This... Thu, 21 May 2015 09:46:43 EST Lake Malone News http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/community-news-opinion_columns/153632247/Lake-Malone-News Do I have to mention that it has rained lately? You won't believe me when I tell you that I actually sat on my porch and watched it rain ALL DAY on Saturday! The Hubby was blown away. He said what is wrong with you woman? Usually you are having... Thu, 21 May 2015 09:46:41 EST Logan County News http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/community-news-opinion_columns/153632176/Logan-County-News Hello to all those good citizens of Logan County who are wise enough to read this newspaper and the various correspondent's' columns. We try to write something you would be interested in and at the same appeal to a wide age... Thu, 21 May 2015 09:41:43 EST Donkey found, looking for owner http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/news/153611787/Donkey-found-looking-for-owner On May 19, a dark brown donkey stud appeared in a backyard on Newtown Road in Russellville. The animal has a leather collar around its neck and the family at the house he appeared is trying to find his owners. They are currently keeping him in a stall... Wed, 20 May 2015 12:31:41 EST United Way changing the way it looks at communities http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/news/153561815/United-Way-changing-the-way-it-looks-at-communities The United Way of Southern Kentucky presented a program last week at the Logan County Public Library about an ongoing initiative the nonprofit group is working on. Tue, 19 May 2015 12:56:41 EST