• CU to present two operas Nov. 22 and 24

    Candice Boone

    Campbellsville University

    On Saturday, Nov. 22, and Monday, Nov. 24, Campbellsville University will be filled with song as two operas will be performed at 8 p.m. at The Gheens Recital Hall on campus.

    Both operas are free and open to the public.

    Dr. Mark Bradley, professor of music, is the director, and Juliana Moura, assistant professor of voice, is assistant director. Chia-Yin Chen of Taiwan, a master's student, is pianist.

  • Oak Ridge Boys to perform Christmas concert at CU


    Candice Boone

    Campbellsville University

    Campbellsville University will rock once again with The Oak Ridge Boys as they perform a "Christmas Night Out" concert on Monday, Nov. 24, at 8 p.m. in Ransdell Chapel.

  • Santa to visit Campbellsville

    Santa Claus will visit Campbellsville twice in the coming weeks.

    On Saturday, Nov. 15, Santa will come to Chandler's Office Supply from noon to 2 p.m. during the downtown Christmas Open House events.

    Santa will also appear downtown Saturday, Dec. 6, from 4 to 6 p.m. before the community Christmas parade. Children and pets can get their pictures taken with Santa Claus. No appointments are necessary.

  • Historic sites, coloring book available

    A free Campbellsville Historic Sites booklet with is now available for those who are interested in the history of buildings and sites in downtown Campbellsville and Taylor County. The booklets are available at Cozy Comforts, Chandler's Office Supply and Tucker Diamonds and Gold.

    Kids Color Campbellsville is a new coloring book featuring drawings of historical buildings for children to color.

    The books are available at Cozy Comforts on Main Street for $5 each.

  • Alcohol and drug counselor signs copies of new book


    Shannon Gray, a certified alcohol and drug counselor and director at The Healing Place, signed copies of his first book, "Recovery Through the Steps: An All Inclusive Journey," at the Hiestand House/Taylor County Museum on Saturday.

    Gray spoke to those attending about his steps toward sobriety and how he wrote his book.

    Gray, who has spent 13 years helping people recover from drug and alcohol addiction, said he is available to speak to local churches and organizations.

  • Christmas ornaments, cookbooks now available

    A limited number of etched glass Christmas ornaments depicting Campbellsville and Taylor County are for sale.

    The ornaments depict the historic old library, now Campbellsville Civic Center, along with First United Methodist Church and Mitchell's Men's Wear.

    Ornaments are available for $10 each.

    Also, the third edition of the Campbellsville Renaissance/Historic Preservation Commission Recipes cookbook features the history of downtown Campbellsville with photographs and recipes.

  • Veterans Day service is Tuesday, Nov. 11

    Taylor County's community Veterans Day service will be Tuesday, Nov. 11, at 2 p.m. at the War Memorial by Taylor County Courthouse.

    Campbellsville Mayor Tony Young and Taylor County Judge/Executive Eddie Rogers will speak.

    Patsy Waters will sing.

    Campbellsville Fire & Rescue, American Legion Post 82 and Kentucky National Guard personnel will also attend the ceremony.

  • CU television guests discuss politics


    Campbellsville University will air a television show featuring officials discussing this and next year's elections.

  • Junior conservation members to host recycling event

    Taylor County Conservation District Junior Board members will host a recycling event at Miller Park on Saturday, Nov. 8, from 8 a.m. to noon.

    The board members are partnering with Taylor County Homemakers, Taylor County Fiscal Court and the city of Campbellsville in an effort to increase awareness about the importance of recycling and its impact on the community.

    When residents bring recyclable materials to the event, they will receive a free container to collect their recyclable materials at home.

  • CU to host music conference

    Campbellsville University and the School of Music will host the annual competitions and Kentucky Music Teachers Association conference on Nov. 1-4.

    Dr. Wesley Roberts, professor of music, is the host of the conference.