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  1. Grayson Co., KY school officials charged in sexual abuse/failure to report casesRead the original story

    14 hrs ago | Columbia Magazine

    Grayson Co., KY school officials charged in sexual abuse/failure to report cases Leitchfield, Grayson County, KY case: Former police officer and school administrator charged with violating federal child sex abuse laws other school officials charged with failing to report the abuse

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  2. Fmr. Leitchfield officer accused of violating federal child sex abuse lawsRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | WHAS11

    LEITCHFIELD, Ky. A former police officer who became a Fort Knox school administrator is accused of violating federal child sex abuse laws while also having sex with three students.

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  3. LAC ends season with 'Battle Ship'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 26 | Grayson News Gazette

    Leitchfield Aquatic Center hosted its first annual "Battle Ship" competition to close its inaugural season on Saturday, Sept. 20. The winning team of the first annual event consisted of, in alphabetical order by last name, Kaitlyn Bratcher, Bailey Martin, and Shelby Watkins.

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  4. Utilities struggle with water leaksRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 26 | Grayson News Gazette

    The City of Leitchfield Utilities are currently struggling with a number of water leaks that have been left in disrepair as a result of their locations; however, new radio read meters are expected to help narrow down the search for them. According to Leitchfield Utilities Superintendent Dwight Embry, the utilities are "losing a lot of unaccounted water" as a result of the aforementioned leaks, one of which is at Dr. Gay Fulkerson's medical practice, located at 310 South Main St. Embry said the city utilities are aware of the leaks in locations such as Fulkerson's practice, but without tearing up the roadway, they cannot currently be found. 1 comment

  5. Manufacturing Week is Sept. 29-Oct. 3Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 26 | Grayson News Gazette

    Grayson County Officials officially declared next week to be Manufacturing Week during an industry luncheon on Monday, Sept. 22. Leitchfield/Grayson County Industrial Development Foundation Executive Director Dudley Cooper said Manufacturing Week has been scheduled to coincide with a number of manufacturing events involving Grayson County Schools - the first of which took place Thursday, Sept.

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  6. Aquatic Center to receive APWA awardRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 26 | Grayson News Gazette

    Leitchfield Aquatic Center was recently selected to receive an award from the American Public Works Association Kentucky Chapter Southern Branch as part of the organization's annual awards program. The APWA Kentucky Chapter Southern Branch will host its annual conference in Owensboro, KY, at the Owensboro Convention Center at 11:30 a.m. on Wednesday, Oct. 15, during which the Leitchfield Aquatic Center project will be recognized and awarded.

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  7. Xtreme Rally looking to expandRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 26 | Grayson News Gazette

    ... sponsors. "Everybody was awesome," Jaggers said. "We want to send out a special thanks to Grayson County EMS, Leitchfield Police Department, Kentucky State Police, Air Methods. They put so much time into setting it up. And we really appreciate the ...

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  8. Utilities wraps up bypass gas-lineRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 23 | Grayson News Gazette

    The gas-line approved last month by the City of Leitchfield Utilities for installation on the south side of the William Thomason Byway was completed last week. During the regularly scheduled Thursday, Sept.

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  9. Man arrested for theft of meat, military surplusRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 23 | Grayson News Gazette

    Baker is accused of entering Subway Restaurant on South Main Street in Leitchfield on Wednesday, Sept. 11 and stealing "meat, chips, and other items before leaving" according to a release from the Leitchfield Police Department.

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  10. Second stolen vehicle burnedRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 23 | Grayson News Gazette

    ... Silverado crew cab pick-up had just been stolen from the street in front of O. E. Moon Apartments in downtown Leitchfield. Officers pursued the stolen vehicle along the Western Kentucky Parkway until the driver of the pick-up took the Clarkson exit ... 4 comments

  11. Rough may go 'moist'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 23 | Grayson News Gazette

    ... on the measure. A 'yes' vote on the proposition will not make the Falls of Rough area 'wet' or 'moist,' like Leitchfield, but will allow selective alcohol sales only at the state park, in accordance the the state law outlined in KRS 242.022. ...

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  12. Hicks, Smith to wedRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 22 | Grayson News Gazette

    Keith and Robin Hicks of Big Clifty would like to announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Katie Beth Hicks, to Joshua Ryan Smith, son of Glen and Renee Smith of Leitchfield. The bride-to-be is a 2008 graduate of Grayson County High School and a graduate of Western Kentucky University.

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  13. Never againRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 20 | Grayson News Gazette

    ... already done just that. For instance, earlier this year servant-leaders like Rose Booth and the ladies of the Leitchfield "Daughters of the American Revolution" hosted a tremendous ceremony to welcome home local Vietnam Veterans, and David Cowherd ...

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  14. Former Army contractor due in court Sept. 23Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 20 | WHAS11

    An initial court date is set for a former federal military contractor charged with writing a federal contract and creating a job with a private company at Fort Knox that ultimately worked to his financial benefit. U.S. Magistrate Judge James Moyer will oversee the proceedings for 67-year-old Gary T. Meredith of Leitchfield on Tuesday.

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  15. L'field man indicted for defrauding U.S. GovernmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 19 | Grayson News Gazette

    A former Fort Knox Energy Program Manager from Leitchfield was charged in a second superseding indictment on Wednesday, Sept. 17 with devising multiple wire fraud schemes to defraud the United States and violating criminal conflict of interest laws.

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  16. Evidence revealed in Appleby trialRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 19 | Grayson News Gazette

    ... before the Grand Jury. He also advised Appleby's friends and family - who organized a recent protest in downtown Leitchfield - to follow procedures and go through the court system with future concerns rather than protesting.

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  17. School bus damaged in collisionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 19 | Grayson News Gazette

    A Grayson County school bus was damaged after a collision with a shed being hauled by a truck on Wednesday, Sept. 17. At around 2:58 p.m. on Wednesday, the Grayson County Sheriff's Office , the Leitchfield Fire Department , and Grayson County Emergency Medical Services responded to an accident involving a Grayson County school bus and a truck hauling a wide load.

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  18. Five Star opens in LeitchfieldRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 19 | Grayson News Gazette

    ... Oil Co., which is centrally located in Bardstown, Kentucky - purchased the property at 312 North Main Street in Leitchfield from Gate Fuel Services, Inc. Crews gathered at 312 N. Main St. on Wednesday to change the property over to Five Star Food ...

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  19. Edmonson County Grand Jury Returns 69 Charges on Three IndividualsRead the original story

    Thursday Sep 4 | Kentucky State Police

    On Wednesday September 3, 2014,the Edmonson County Grand Jury returned indictments on three individuals stemming from an investigation conducted by the Kentucky State Police Post 3 Bowling Green at Genesis Healthcare Edmonson Center Nursing Home in Brownsville. A total of 69 criminal charges were brought forth on the following individuals: Jerry Matthew Snyder of Leitchfield was arrested and charged with 14 counts of Criminal Abuse 1st degree , two counts of Wanton Endangerment 2nd degree, 14 counts of Assault 4th degree, and 14 counts of Knowingly abuse/neglect of adult by person.

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  20. Utilities ends energy savings contractRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 19 | Grayson News Gazette

    The Leitchfield Utilities Commission met in a special-called meeting on Tuesday, Sept. 16 to discuss the contract with Energy Systems Group .

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