News Democrat Leader- RSS Feed http://newsdemocratleader.com/ http://newsdemocratleader.com/ Sun, 25 Jan 2015 07:23:03 EST 1800 Sheriff Department makes several drug arrests http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/home_top-news/151444884/Sheriff-Department-makes-several-drug-arrests The Logan County Sheriff's Department has made several drug arrests over the past week, including getting a repeat meth cooker off the streets. Thu, 22 Jan 2015 13:41:41 EST Vehicle pursuit ends with prepared police http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/home_top-news/151441477/Vehicle-pursuit-ends-with-prepared-police The Adairville Police Department became involved in a vehicle pursuit after a vehicle driven by Quincy Mitchell of Springfield, Tenn., refused to stop in the area of US 431 and the Red River Bridge. Thu, 22 Jan 2015 13:26:42 EST Burglars strike home on Orndorff Mill Road http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/home_top-news/151441234/Burglars-strike-home-on-Orndorff-Mill-Road One more in a rash of burglaries that has occurred in Logan County as of late, took place at a residence at the 9000 block of Orndorff Mill Road. Thu, 22 Jan 2015 13:26:42 EST Craig new face of Logan County Chamber http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/home_top-news/151441808/Craig-new-face-of-Logan-County-Chamber Ryan Craig is the new face of the Logan County Chamber of Commerce. Craig will be replacing long-serving director Lisa Browning, who resigned her position after 24 years with the Chamber, taking a job with the WRUS Radio station. Thu, 22 Jan 2015 13:26:41 EST Crider publishes book with local ties http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/features/151443733/Crider-publishes-book-with-local-ties It took a lot for Robyn Crider to push that key on her computer, sending her first book to be published. It was a very nerve wracking process showing your work to the rest of the world, wondering if it will be accepted or criticized. But Crider, who... Thu, 22 Jan 2015 13:21:41 EST (No heading) http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/home_top-news/151442947/ Since taking office in January, Bert Adler is taking the position of Lewisburg mayor very seriously. What is considered a part-time job, Adler is showing up on a daily basis to assure the citizens of his city have someone to go to if they need to... Thu, 22 Jan 2015 12:36:42 EST Beulah Epley to celebrate 95th birthday http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/birthdays/151440247/Beulah-Epley-to-celebrate-95th-birthday A birthday celebration for Mrs. Beulah Epley is being held at the Chandlers Chapel Church on Sunday, Jan. 25, 2015, from 2-4 p.m. Everyone is invited to come and celebrate our mothers joy of life. Thu, 22 Jan 2015 12:26:42 EST Spa News http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/opinion_columns/151422012/Spa-News This has been a difficult week for us. James Lynn “Jimmie” Fleming passed from his earthly life for an eternal home which is with Jesus Christ his Saviour. Jimmie made a profession of faith earlier in life, being an active church member as... Thu, 22 Jan 2015 12:21:43 EST Lake Malone News http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/community-news-opinion_columns/151442275/Lake-Malone-News Auburn has been blessed with some warmer sunny days in the last week. Was great to be out soaking up some of that vitamin D. Thu, 22 Jan 2015 11:46:42 EST Lake Malone News http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/community-news-opinion_columns/151442172/Lake-Malone-News Good morning out there in “newspaper land”! You remember I mentioned several times to the good editor that we needed a funny paper. Well, I have decided that my column is a funny paper without cartoons. Don't know how I can get... Thu, 22 Jan 2015 11:41:42 EST Adairville News http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/community-news-opinion_columns/151442134/Adairville-News What a great weekend. I now officially have spring fever. I worked outside and also did some inside cleaning. It always feels good to get some things done even with the sore muscles. I know winter is not gone but it was definitely a nice respite from... Thu, 22 Jan 2015 11:41:41 EST Logan County News http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/community-news-opinion_columns/151442082/Logan-County-News Hello again from Peach Blossom Hall in the heart of Logan County, Kentucky. What a great time to be alive. The alternative is not so good! Wish the weather would stay like it has been the last few days, unfortunately it is not to last. Rain and cold... Thu, 22 Jan 2015 11:36:41 EST Straight and narrow http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/lifestyle-religion/151441875/Straight-and-narrow There are none so lost as one who thinks he knows the way but does not. If one knew he was lost he would exhaust every resource to find his way. But one who thinks he knows the way and does not, will confidently and blindly charge ahead, until he is... Thu, 22 Jan 2015 11:31:41 EST A pure heart http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/lifestyle-religion/151441747/A-pure-heart Jesus knew the key to living the Christian life was the heart. One of the Beatitudes—which have been called 'the Beautiful Attitudes'—is, “Blessed are the pure in heart for they shall see God.” This simple sentence... Thu, 22 Jan 2015 11:26:41 EST It’ll never be time for term limits on Congress http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/opinion/151441696/Itll-never-be-time-for-term-limits-on-Congress It didn't get much attention at the time, but the elections last November did more than give Republicans a majority in the U.S. Senate. Voters also added to the ranks of people on both sides of Capitol Hill who believe members of Congress should... Thu, 22 Jan 2015 11:21:42 EST Buyer beware: The value of near-death accounts http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/opinion/151441584/Buyer-beware:-The-value-of-near-death-accounts Religious deception and hucksterism is certainly not a new phenomenon. From Sinclair Lewis' Elmer Gantry to televangelist Jim Bakker to some proponents of the Prosperity Gospel, fictional and real life examples abound. So the revelation that... Thu, 22 Jan 2015 11:16:41 EST Obama tips his hat to FDR http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/opinion/151441512/Obama-tips-his-hat-to-FDR Whatever happens over the next two years, you can bet that 22nd century school children will know more about President Barack Obama than kids learn today about, say, Calvin Coolidge. He made history just by being the first non-white man to occupy the... Thu, 22 Jan 2015 11:11:42 EST Cougars make it seven in a row http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/sports/151440563/Cougars-make-it-seven-in-a-row The Logan County Cougars Boys' Basketball team played host to Northeast High (Clarksville, TN) this past weekend and won 83-66. Thu, 22 Jan 2015 10:26:41 EST Lady Cougars defeat Edmonson County 67-53 http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/sports/151440225/Lady-Cougars-defeat-Edmonson-County-67-53 Tuesday night at LCHS Gym the Logan County Lady Cougars defeated the Edmonson County Lady Cats 67-53. Thu, 22 Jan 2015 10:11:41 EST Panthers defeat Patriots 69-66 http://newsdemocratleader.com/news/sports/151440161/Panthers-defeat-Patriots-69-66 Head Coach Phil Todd's Russellville Panthers made it four in a row on Tuesday night when they defeated their District 13 rival Allen County-Scottsville Patriots in Scottsville 69-66. Thu, 22 Jan 2015 10:06:41 EST