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Early Days

  • Early Days

    TEN YEARS AGO

    May 31, 2001

    In Campbellsville on Tuesday, gas prices averaged $1.67. Nearby communities prices arranged from a high in Lebanon of $1.77 to a low in Columbia of $1.55.

    Hortense Finn Watson will celebrate her 90th birthday on Sunday.

    Glen Hubbard celebrated his 81st birthday on May 2 with his children, grandchildren and great- grandchildren at home of Karen Underwood.

  • Early Days

    TEN YEARS AGO
    May 24, 2001
    WalkAmerica participants, about 100 strong, caught a gap in the rainy weather Saturday at Miller Park and pulled off a three-mile walk for the March of Dimes.
    The veterans of Taylor and surrounding counties will observe Veterans Day on Monday with a ceremony at the Taylor County war memorial, across from the Taylor County Library.
    Laura Butler has recently been named to the dean’s list for the 2001 semester at Cumberland College in Williamsburg.

  • Early Days

    TEN YEARS AGO

    May 17, 2001

    Linda Cox, an organ recipient, presented a St. Patrick yellow rose to Dr. Frank Metzmeier to be planted at Miller Park in honor of donor families of Kentucky Organ Donor Affiliates.

    Billy Joe Humphress will retire May 31 from Coca-Cola after 37 years of service.

    Campbellsville avenged an earlier-season softball loss to Casey County by whipping the Lady Rebels 19-7 Tuesday in Liberty.

  • Early Days

    TEN YEARS AGO

    May 10, 2001

    Taylor County High School three sport star Lindsay Newton signed to play collegiate golf for Northern Kentucky University recently.

    David and Kim Floyd of Campbellsville announce the birth of a son, Larkin Gage, on Saturday, April 21 at 2:55 p.m. at Norton Spring View Hospital in Lebanon.

    The Taylor County Republican Woman's Club donated $50 to Project Graduation.

    Taylor County will dedicate its first Habitat for Humanity house on Sunday, May 20.

  • Early Days

    TEN YEARS AGO

    April 26, 2001

    Army Pvt. Stanley Goodin III has graduated from basic infantry training at Fort Benning in Columbus, Ga.

    U.S. 68 in Taylor County will officially be dedicated to the late Johnny Edrington at 1 o'clock this afternoon.

    The annual citywide cleanup week continues through Friday.

    The Campbellsville/Taylor County Fire Department will have its annual pancake breakfast this Saturday from 5 a.m. to 1 p.m.

  • Early Days

    TEN YEARS AGO

    April 19, 2001

    Saloma Baptist Church is planning a series of programs celebrating 50 years of ministry.

    Brandon Thomas Rainwater celebrated his sixth birthday on Tuesday, April 10 with friends at Kiddieland Day Care.

    Hulet Bale, 71 of Sherwood Park, Campbellsville, died Thursday, April 12, 2001, at his home.

    Iona White, 62, received a heart transplant in July 1996. The year before, she had a viral infection that ultimately damaged her heart.

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    TEN YEARS AGO

    April 12, 2001

    Dwight and Nancy Sandidge will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary Saturday at Bethel First Presbyterian Church.

    Plans are being made for a fundraising walk in May to assist in the campaign for healthier babies - Walk America.

    Dr. Gordon Weddle, professor of biology at Campbellsville University, will be among several to receive an Earth Day award from the Kentucky Environmental Quality Commission.

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    Ten Years Ago

    April 5, 2001

    Numbers from the 2000 U.S. Census count show that the county's population is at 22,927. When the last Census was taken in 1990, Taylor County's population was 21,146.

    Diane Maupin Underwood, 60, of Valdosta, Ga., formerly of Campbellsville, died Thursday, March 29 in Georgia.

    The Social Security office hosted a grand opening and ribbon cutting March 14 at its new location.

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    Ten Years Ago

    March 29, 2001

    Charles Hunt celebrated Christmas with his family on March 11 after spending 72 days in the hospital and rehabilitation.

    Dean and Kim Pyles of Campbellsville announce the birth of a daughter, Molly Danielle, on Friday, March 23 at 6:51 p.m. at Norton Spring View Hospital in Lebanon.

    Andrea McVay was named to the dean's list at Lindsey Wilson College for the fall 2000 semester.

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    Ten Years Ago

    March 22, 2001

    Benjamin Corbin of Campbellsville has been named to the dean's list at Western Kentucky University for the fall 2000 term.

    Teri RoBards graduated cum laude from Western Kentucky University in December with a degree in dairy science.