News Democrat Leader- RSS Feed http://newsdemocratleader.com/ http://newsdemocratleader.com/ Tue, 21 Apr 2015 02:23:02 EST 1800 New organization helping those in need http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/home_top-news/153022398/New-organization-helping-those-in-need There is a new organization in Russellville and Logan County that is doing what they can to help the less fortunate in the community. Mon, 20 Apr 2015 12:16:41 EST Lady Panthers drop three straight http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/sports/153021943/Lady-Panthers-drop-three-straight After a while away because of bad weather, the Russellville Lady Panthers played three games this past week. Mon, 20 Apr 2015 12:06:41 EST Fiscal court donates $5K to Kentucky Chapter of American Red Cross http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/home_top-news/153020105/Fiscal-court-donates-$5K-to-Kentucky-Chapter-of-American-Red-Cross Logan County's Fiscal Court, with the exception of magistrate Thomas Bouldin, voted to donate $5,000 to the South Central Kentucky Chapter of the American Red Cross to provide disaster relief services in Logan County. Although Bouldin did not... Mon, 20 Apr 2015 12:01:44 EST County holds first reading regulating electrical inspectors http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/news/153020892/County-holds-first-reading-regulating-electrical-inspectors A first reading of an ordinance regarding electrical inspections in Logan County was held Tuesday, April 14 at a regularly scheduled meeting of the Logan County Fiscal Court. The ordinance is required by the state to regulate inspection fees charged... Mon, 20 Apr 2015 12:01:42 EST Lady Cougars rained out http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/sports/153021291/Lady-Cougars-rained-out The Lady Cougars of Logan County High School have been idle all week due to bad weather.Games against District 13 rival Todd County Central and Region 4 rival Barren County have been postponed. Mon, 20 Apr 2015 11:41:41 EST Champion Petfoods plant on schedule http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/home_top-news/153021567/Champion-Petfoods-plant-on-schedule With the City of Auburn's recent action to annex in Champion Petfoods, and also making preparations to borrow funds to bring a sewer line to the award winning kitchen, the largest project to come into Logan County in the past several years is on... Mon, 20 Apr 2015 11:36:41 EST Antioch News http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/community-news-opinion_columns/153020823/Antioch-News Greetings from the Antioch Community. Mon, 20 Apr 2015 11:21:41 EST States should light federalism’s candles, curse EPA’s darkness http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/opinion/153020406/States-should-light-federalisms-candles-curse-EPAs-darkness Did you hear the one about Washington's power outage that caused the Department of Energy to go dark? Mon, 20 Apr 2015 11:06:45 EST Logan County News http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/community-news-opinion_columns/153020305/Logan-County-News Hello Logan Countians! It is great to be here and to be alive. I have traveled the world to more than 70 countries and enjoyed visiting every one of them; but give me Logan County every time. It is not a perfect world here but then where... Mon, 20 Apr 2015 11:06:43 EST First Annual Alumni Football Game http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/sports/153020308/First-Annual-Alumni-Football-Game On Friday, April 24, at 7:30 p.m. at Rhea Stadium, the first ever Alumni Football Game will be played between Logan County High School and Russellville High School. Mon, 20 Apr 2015 11:06:42 EST Logan County picks up two victories http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/sports/153020131/Logan-County-picks-up-two-victories Logan County took home a 1-0 victory over Region 4 rival Barren County at LCHS on Friday. Barren County got only one hit and couldn't get anything going against Cougar starter, Mon, 20 Apr 2015 10:56:43 EST Bobby Reynolds appointed as new agent of Logan County Farm Bureau http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/news_agricultural/153018475/Bobby-Reynolds-appointed-as-new-agent-of-Logan-County-Farm-Bureau Bobby Reynolds has been appointed as a new agent with Kentucky Farm Bureau (KFB) Insurance at Logan County Farm Bureau. Reynolds' appointment was announced in Louisville by Chuck Osborne, Vice President of Agency Support & Marketing for KFB... Mon, 20 Apr 2015 10:36:43 EST ‘Farmer of the Year’ applications now being accepted http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/news_agricultural/153018871/Farmer-of-the-Year-applications-now-being-accepted The 2015 Kentucky Farm Bureau (KFB) “Farmer of the Year” application process is now open, and the organization is seeking the Commonwealth's finest nominees for this prestigious award. Mon, 20 Apr 2015 10:36:42 EST The endless entertainment of nature http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/opinion_columns/153018540/The-endless-entertainment-of-nature I watched the squirrel run across the yard, seemingly focused on reaching some particular spot in a hurry. Suddenly he stopped, raised up on his hind legs to expose his golden-brown underbelly. All around he looked. When sure the coast was clear, he... Mon, 20 Apr 2015 10:36:41 EST Panthers winless in 2nd annual Kelly Russell Classic http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/sports/153019416/Panthers-winless-in-2nd-annual-Kelly-Russell-Classic Last week's District 13 match-up with the Todd County Central Rebels was postponed due to the rains the area received. But, as rains subsided for a few days, Coach Blake Crabtree's Panthers bettered their 2015 season record with a... Mon, 20 Apr 2015 10:26:41 EST Logan County Jail Report http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/news/153018932/Logan-County-Jail-Report Adcox, Cathrine T.- 04/11/2015- fleeing or evading police, 1st degree (m bond: $2,500- assault, 4th degree (domestic violence) bond: 0- alcohol intoxication in a public place-1 bond: 0 Mon, 20 Apr 2015 09:36:43 EST Spa News http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/opinion_columns/152960594/Spa-News Hello, hello, this is Saturday and a most beautiful day. A wee bit cool at 40. When it got up to 75 yesterday at least we knew spring was here. It won't be long till we are “gosh” it sure is hot. We are a complaining... Mon, 20 Apr 2015 10:21:42 EST Ellington, Boswell http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/engagements/152948364/Ellington-Boswell Mr. and Mrs. Jerome Ellington of Boaz, Ky., are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Miss Jessika Shay Ellington, to Mr. Hunter Benjamin Boswell, son of Mr. and Mrs. Jeff Boswell of Russellville, Ky. Thu, 16 Apr 2015 15:16:45 EST 119th State Conference of the Daughters of the American Revolution http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/news/152946315/119th-State-Conference-of-the-Daughters-of-the-American-Revolution On March 26-29 Darlene Gooch, Regent Elect; Carolyn Mallory, Registrar; Judy Wilcutt, Treasurer, and Bobbie Jean Cook Burnett, President Regent, represented the Russellville Chapter NSDAR at the 119th State Conference of the Daughters of the American... Thu, 16 Apr 2015 14:16:41 EST Baird joins Logan central office http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/home_top-news/152965150/Baird-joins-Logan-central-office The Logan County schools central office will soon be getting another administrator as superintendent Dr. Kevin Hub announced Thursday that Finley Baird will be the district's new Director of Student Services. Thu, 16 Apr 2015 13:16:41 EST