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  • Live in Lebanon concert series continues Saturday

    The Live in Lebanon free outdoor concert series continues in downtown Lebanon on Saturday.

    Andrew Scott Newton will perform country and pop music from 8:30 p.m. to midnight in the outdoor plaza beside Big Jim's Steakhouse & Buffet at 212 W. Main St. There is no admission and the concert will be moved inside in case of bad weather.

    For a complete Live in Lebanon schedule, visit www.VisitLebanonKy.com.

    For more information, call (270) 692.3970 or e-mail bigjims@alltel.net.

  • Benefit planned for Milby family

    A gospel singing and benefit auction has been planned for Dawson Milby, the 18-month-old son of Jennifer and Jason Milby of Greensburg, who underwent a heart transplant in June.

    The benefit is planned for Saturday, Aug. 16 at 5 p.m. ET at Green County Middle School.

    The event is sponsored by Allendale Missionary Baptist Church and family and friends.

    For more information, call Billy McCrady at (270) 324-4935 or Walter Milby at (270) 932-4147.

  • Local girl to represent Campbellsville at state fair

    Daley Sapp of Campbellsville has qualified to compete in the 2008 Coca-Cola Talent Classic semi-finals competition at the Kentucky State Fair.

    Sapp will compete with a solo on Saturday at 4 p.m. in the south wing conference center.

    The Coca-Cola Talent Classic is a competition for young performers ages 13-21. Preliminary competitions in nearly 40 counties decided who would compete at the semi-final competition.

  • CU announces KHIPP schedule

    Campbellsville University's Kentucky Heartland Institute on Public Policy will feature discussions on America's fiscal straits, presidential politics and an analysis of the 2008 election during CU's fall semester.

    "We have an exciting group of highly intellectual people who will lead the discussions for KHIPP in the fall," said John Chowning, vice president for church and external relations and executive assistant to the president, who is the KHIPP founder.

    "Discussion will be lively and open, and we invite everyone to attend," he said.

  • First aid class is Aug. 27

    Taylor Regional Hospital will present a first aid class on Wednesday, Aug. 27 from 1 to 5 p.m. at the TRH Learning & Resource Center located at 125B Kingswood Drive.

    The class will be presented by Richard Phillips, TRH staff development coordinator.

    This course will provide participants with a foundation in the techniques of first aid. Upon course completion, participants will receive a course completion certificate.

    The cost for this class is $50, which includes a book.

  • Exercise program offered for those with arthritis

    An exercise program designed specifically for people with arthritis will begin Tuesday, Aug. 19 at Green County Health Department. The program is called PACE, which stands for "People with Arthritis Can Exercise."

    During the six-week program, participants will go through a series of gentle movements and activities designed to increase mobility and range of motion. The sessions meet twice per week - Tuesdays and Fridays from 10 to 11 a.m.

  • Skin cancer program is Aug. 21

    Dr. Kellee D. Frogge will present a program on skin cancer at 1 p.m. on Thursday, Aug. 21 at the Taylor Regional Hospital Learning & Resource Center, 125B Kingswood Drive.

    This course will discuss types of skin cancers, methods of prevention and current treatments.

    This class is free. Those who wish to attend should pre-register by calling the TRH Learning & Resource Center at 789-5862.

  • TRH to present heart savers class Aug. 29

    Taylor Regional Hospital will present a Basic Life Support for Heartsavers Course class on Friday, Aug. 29 from 1 to 5 p.m. at the TRH Learning & Resource Center, located at 125B Kingswood Drive.

    The class will be presented by Richard Phillips, TRH staff development coordinator.

    The BLS for Heartsavers Course is for the lay rescuer who needs a credential documenting successful completion of a BLS course.

    The course will teach individuals how to recognize and treat life-threatening emergencies, including cardiac arrest and choking.

  • CU fall registration nears

    Campbellsville University student enrollment for the fall 2008 semester will be Monday and Tuesday, Aug. 18-19 for students who have not previously completed the enrollment process.

    Semester enrollment consists of several steps including academic advising, registering, scheduling and paying. Most steps may be completed online.

    Students may complete the various semester enrollment steps on Monday from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. and on Tuesday from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

  • Free prostate cancer screenings offered at state fair

    This year, nearly 3,140 men throughout the state of Kentucky will be diagnosed with prostate cancer, and about 11 percent of them will die from the disease, according to the American Cancer Society.

    Despite these grim statistics, there is hope if detected early, making prostate cancer one of the more treatable forms of cancer.