News Democrat- RSS Feed http://newsdemocrat.com/ http://newsdemocrat.com/ Mon, 30 Mar 2015 23:17:02 EST 1800 Sardinia Friends of the Library to hold book sale http://newsdemocrat.com/news/community/152595633/Sardinia-Friends-of-the-Library-to-hold-book-sale The Sardinia Friends of the Library will hold a used book sale at the library on the following dates: Wednesday, April 8, 3 p.m. to 7 p.m.; Thursday, April 9, 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. and Saturday, April 11, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Sat, 28 Mar 2015 22:36:31 EST April is National Distracted Driving Awareness Month http://newsdemocrat.com/news/news/152595486/April-is-National-Distracted-Driving-Awareness-Month By Jennifer Stewart-Hamblen Sat, 28 Mar 2015 22:26:31 EST Eastern FFA speakers compete http://newsdemocrat.com/news/news/152567103/Eastern-FFA-speakers-compete By Bethany Grayless Sat, 28 Mar 2015 17:31:35 EST Keillor brings unique show to SSU stage http://newsdemocrat.com/news/news/152589625/Keillor-brings-unique-show-to-SSU-stage By Frank Lewisflewis@civitasmedia.com Sat, 28 Mar 2015 17:31:33 EST Eastern FFA students compete http://newsdemocrat.com/news/news/152566821/Eastern-FFA-students-compete Courtesy photo Sat, 28 Mar 2015 17:26:31 EST Mercy Health hospitals seek volunteers http://newsdemocrat.com/news/health/152565684/Mercy-Health-hospitals-seek-volunteers Mercy Health-Cincinnati is looking for volunteers to make a difference in the lives of others, meet new friends, contribute to their community, and share in improving the health of the communities. Sat, 28 Mar 2015 16:51:31 EST TSC has successful FFA Scholarship drive http://newsdemocrat.com/news/news_education/152563854/TSC-has-successful-FFA-Scholarship-drive BRENTWOOD, Tenn. – Tractor Supply Company and the National FFA Foundation report another year growth for their third annual Growing Scholars program. From February 20 to March 1, Tractor Supply customers across the country donated $563,482, an... Sat, 28 Mar 2015 16:01:34 EST RIF holds book distribution http://newsdemocrat.com/news/news_education/152584739/RIF-holds-book-distribution RIF held the last book distribution of the year March 24 and 25 at the Georgetown Elementary School. Sat, 28 Mar 2015 15:01:34 EST Highland County becomes partner in National Quail Initiative http://newsdemocrat.com/news/sports/152584539/Highland-County-becomes-partner-in-National-Quail-Initiative HILLSBORO – A number of Highland County landowners were recently invited to an informational meeting to consider management of their properties to improve bobwhite quail habitat. Forty two landowners attended and many of them have already been... Sat, 28 Mar 2015 14:56:32 EST Menus http://newsdemocrat.com/news/news/152584381/Menus Georgetown Elementary SchoolBreakfast Sat, 28 Mar 2015 14:51:33 EST Contemplating life, vacations http://newsdemocrat.com/news/opinion/152584000/Contemplating-life-vacations Earlier this month I made my fifth trip to Spring Training, third to Arizona. This was a short trip and I promise to give you the lowdown on the Cincinnati Reds next week. Sat, 28 Mar 2015 14:36:44 EST Watching the deer eat the berry plants http://newsdemocrat.com/news/news/152560841/Watching-the-deer-eat-the-berry-plants Howdy folks! Sat, 28 Mar 2015 14:26:32 EST Fayetteville-Perry Local Schools brings Microsoft Office to students and teachers http://newsdemocrat.com/news/news-news_education/152580094/Fayetteville-Perry-Local-Schools-brings-Microsoft-Office-to-students-and-teachers Fayetteville-Perry Local Schools has announced that as part of the Microsoft Office 365 ProPlus benefit, all students/teachers in the Fayetteville-Perry Local Schools now have access to Microsoft Office 365 ProPlus at no additional cost. Sat, 28 Mar 2015 12:01:35 EST Crosspoint Wesleyan to hold Pancake Breakfast and Egg Hunt http://newsdemocrat.com/news/lifestyle-religion/152580090/Crosspoint-Wesleyan-to-hold-Pancake-Breakfast-and-Egg-Hunt Crosspoint Wesleyan Church will hold a special pancake breakfast from 8:30 to 10 a.m. April 4. The cost of the breakfast is $3 per person and includes a picture with the Easter Bunny. The annual Easter Egg Hunt follows at 10 a.m. For more information,... Sat, 28 Mar 2015 12:01:34 EST American Legion celebrates 96 years http://newsdemocrat.com/news/lifestyle/152579903/American-Legion-celebrates-96-years By Eric RustThe Carey Bavis American Legion Post 180 had a great celebration for the 96th year since the American Legion was convened by The American Expeditionary force at Paris, France, March 15, 1919. Sat, 28 Mar 2015 11:56:31 EST BCCA to host run/walk http://newsdemocrat.com/news/sports/152579234/BCCA-to-host-run/walk The Brown County Christian Academy will host the Crusaders for Christ 5K run/walk April 11. The certified run/walk will begin on the campus of the Brown County Christian Academy located 116 College Avenue, in Sardinia. Sat, 28 Mar 2015 11:31:33 EST Sweet Dreams program helps with parenting http://newsdemocrat.com/news/lifestyle/152579104/Sweet-Dreams-program-helps-with-parenting The Pregnancy Resource Center, A Place of Hope marked the final class for its most recent Sweet Dreams Program which started on Feb. 10, of 2015. Our Sweet Dreams Program offers our parents the opportunity to earn a crib while gaining parenting... Sat, 28 Mar 2015 11:26:38 EST Winchester Mayor’s Court announces amnesty program http://newsdemocrat.com/news/news/152579027/Winchester-Mayors-Court-announces-amnesty-program The Village of Winchester Mayor's Court is offering a one-time amnesty program for those with outstanding cases with that court. This is an effort to have the warrants removed and allow the defendant to have an arrest warrant lifted, warrant... Sat, 28 Mar 2015 11:22:10 EST Felicity announces Students of the Month http://newsdemocrat.com/news/news_education/152579041/Felicity-announces-Students-of-the-Month Felicity-Franklin Middle School has announced Students of the Month for March. They include:GRADE 5: Blake Lindsey and Emma RobertsonGRADE 6: Nick Eastman and Kiersten Chandler Sat, 28 Mar 2015 11:22:06 EST Monsanto donates to Fire Dept. http://newsdemocrat.com/news/home_top-news/152581094/Monsanto-donates-to-Fire-Dept. By Steve Triplettstriplett@civitasmedia.comGEORGETOWN — The Georgetown Fire Department received a check for $2,500 at their regular meeting Monday at the firehouse. Sat, 28 Mar 2015 11:22:03 EST