News Democrat Leader- RSS Feed http://newsdemocratleader.com/ http://newsdemocratleader.com/ Thu, 17 Apr 2014 11:54:17 EST 1800 Lewisburg School Honor Roll http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/news/4507780/Lewisburg-School-Honor-Roll 4th Grade Honor RollA Honor RollIlana DuncanBrooke JenkinsCade JohnsonRuthie MorrisKelly Price Thu, 17 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Chandlers School Honor Roll http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/news_education/4507717/Chandlers-School-Honor-Roll All A's4th GradeKailyn ShrumTheresa CrispRhianna MathewsCameron MatthewsCole Ramsey Thu, 17 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST A Loaded Gun http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/opinion_columns/4495592/A-Loaded-Gun Fear can take a prominent place in our religious life. During the hot and cold wars against communism in the 1950's a slogan by religious people was, “Kill a commie for Christ.” Violence against the enemy was accepted as an... Thu, 17 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Revolutionary War Patriot William Addison honored http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/home_top-lifestyle/4495904/Revolutionary-War-Patriot-William-Addison-honored On Saturday, March 22, compatriots of the Sons of the American Revolution (SAR) gathered in the Gant Cemetery in Sharon Grove, Todd County from different sections of Kentucky to welcome ladies of the Daughters of the American Revolution (DAR), history... Thu, 17 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Amos, Chestnut to wed http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/engagements/4506585/Amos-Chestnut-to-wed Elana and Larry Amos of Russellville announce the engagement of their daughter, Ashley Heather Amos to Cory Brett Chestnut, son of Angela Holloway and Bobby Chestnut of Russellville. Thu, 17 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Government as innovator? You bet! http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/opinion/4507371/Government-as-innovator-You-bet Five years ago, the federal government spent $169 billion to fund basic research and development. This fiscal year, it's down to $134 billion. Thu, 17 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Bacon is not a vegetable http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/opinion/4507348/Bacon-is-not-a-vegetable As a vegetarian, I have to walk a fine line. Thu, 17 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Adairville http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/opinion_columns/4506756/Adairville Old Man Winter seems to want to hang on and I for one want him to let go. Enough already, I mean snow flurries on April 15th. Oh well, it is what it is and completely out of our hands. Lots of activity in Adairville. The Easter festivities were a... Thu, 17 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Career Fair at Auburn School http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/news_education/4499717/Career-Fair-at-Auburn-School On April 24th from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m., Auburn School will be hosting a College and Career Family Night. The title of this event is Lead Today. Succeed Tomorrow. All Auburn students (Kindergarten through eighth grade) and their parents are welcome to... Thu, 17 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Antioch http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/opinion_columns/4499033/Antioch Greetings from The Antioch Community. Thu, 17 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Spa http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/opinion_columns/4496680/Spa Hello, hope you had a good week. We have had some beautiful days, so I do believe spring is here. Thu, 17 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Lisa White chosen as next SES principal http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/home_top-news/4481739/Lisa-White-chosen-as-next-SES-principal On Monday night, the Stevenson Elementary School site-based decision making council reached a decision on the school's next principal on Monday night. Thu, 17 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Crawford, Adams to wed http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/engagements/4495624/Crawford-Adams-to-wed Lieutenant Colonel (retired) and Mrs. Darrell Crawford of Auburn, announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Elizabeth Carol Crawford, to Joshua Daniel Adams, son of Mr. and Mrs. Mark Adams of McDonald of Kansas. Wed, 16 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Questioning tolerance at the University of Kentucky http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/opinion/4495420/Questioning-tolerance-at-the-University-of-Kentucky College is a place where students are expected to be asked questions, lots of them in fact, on many topics. But one wonders if there are some questions too intrusive and personal to ask. Wed, 16 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Lake Malone http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/opinion_columns/4487618/Lake-Malone WELL, I HOPE YOU MISSED ME LAST WEEK. I got an e-mail from the newspaper and O.J. mentioned that he had not received any words from me. Ask me if that sent me into a tail spin! I told him I thought I had but guess what; when I checked back….I... Tue, 15 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Wisdom Patience and Mercy http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/lifestyle-religion/4487429/Wisdom-Patience-and-Mercy Many seem to perceive God as a vengeful, wrathful, God who is out to condemn us all on the slightest whim and send us straight to hell. But contrary to this view, I see by the scriptures that God is proven to be a most wise, patient, and merciful God. Tue, 15 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Lisa White chosen as next SES principal http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/home_top-news/4483208/Lisa-White-chosen-as-next-SES-principal On Monday night, the Stevenson Elementary School site-based decision making council reached a decision on the school's next principal on Monday night. Tue, 15 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST HVAC system at Justice Center suffers from possible power surge http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/news/4471337/HVAC-system-at-Justice-Center-suffers-from-possible-power-surge A possible power surge over a week ago has occurred at the Logan County Justice Center causing the HVAC system to stop working on its own. The problem will require approximately $6,610 worth of work to repair. Mon, 14 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Search for next Logan superintendent proceeding http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/news/4470418/Search-for-next-Logan-superintendent-proceeding The search for the next Logan County school district superintendent is on and a new principal for Stevenson Elementary may be announced this week. Mon, 14 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Clerk’s office gets new flooring http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/news/4471990/Clerks-office-gets-new-flooring The Logan County Clerk's Office is going to be getting a new floor soon starting next weekend when the office is closed to customer traffic. The building has had the same tile flooring since the 1980s and its getting quite costly to keep it up,... Mon, 14 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST