Early Days

  • Early Days for 10-10



    Oct. 9, 2003

    John and Barbara Netherland recently celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary.

    Shelby Bradley will turn 7 years old on Oct. 25. She is the daughter of Pam Bradley of Campbellsville and Melvin Bradley of Greensburg.

    Palestine Baptist Church celebrated 160 years of existence on Sunday, Sept. 14, when nearly 220 members, former members and friends helped celebrate with a homecoming.

  • Early Days for 10-3



    Oct. 2, 2003

    The Kentucky Ambulance Providers Association has named Scott Shaw of Campbellsville the state's EMT of the year.

    Alberta Rice celebrated her 90th birthday with her children and grandchildren on Sept. 6 at the Community Center.

    Erica Shenell Hovious and Mark Monroe DeWeese were married on Saturday, Aug. 30, at Green River Lake State Park.

  • Early Days for 9-26



    Sept. 25, 2003

    Motorists traveling between Hodgenville and Campbellsville last Friday received a pleasant surprise when the State Highway Department opened the new KY 210 to traffic.

    Ray Minor, 59, of Sandpiper Circle in Campbellsville, died Friday, Sept. 19, in Campbellsville.

    Deanna Cox and Todd McCubbin, representing Taylor County Future Farmers of America, were named king and queen for last Friday's fall homecoming at Taylor County High School.

  • Early Days for 9-19



    Sept. 18, 2003

    Marie Merritt was awarded the "Forget-Me-Not Volunteer of the Year Award" On Friday, Sept. 5. She was nominated by Mary Ann Brown, activity director of Medco Nursing Home.

    Campbellsville High School's marching band finished second in class A1 at the 2003 Governor's Gold Cup Marching Band Festival at Elizabethtown High School on Saturday night.

  • Early Days for 9-12



    Sept. 11, 2003

    Donald "Duck" Cox, 60, of 172 Wise Road in Campbellsville, died on Thursday, Sept. 4, 2003, in Campbellsville.

    Taylor Regional Hospital celebrated its 30th anniversary by holding an open house in the new construction addition on Sunday.

    Gov. Paul E. Patton accepted a check Tuesday for $30,000 from Coca-Cola Bottlers of Kentucky. The money will go to support the Governor's Scholars program.

  • Early Days for 9-5



    Sept. 4, 2003

    Tebbs Bend is becoming known for more than just its Civil War history. It's also the place to go for a 3-mile flea market.

    Edward "Bear" Barnett, 90, of Stone Quarry Road in Campbellsville, died Thursday, Aug. 28, 2003, in Campbellsville.

    Lori Kaye Loy and Darrell David Davis will exchange wedding vows on Sept. 12.

  • Early Days for 8-29



    Aug. 28, 2003

    Duane and Beth Osborne of Panama City, Fla., announce the birth of a daughter, Lily Anne, at 5:37 p.m. on Monday, Aug. 4 at Gulf Coast Medical Center in Panama City.

    For the 10th consecutive year, Campbellsville University has been named to U.S. News & World Report's "America's Best Colleges" issue.

  • From the Past


    The Montgomery Grocery Store blew up in 1944 when a gas leak caused an explosion.

    Pictured are, from left, Rose Montgomery, Jules Hatfield, who was a salesman for Marcum Wholesale, Richard Gaines and owner H.H. Montgomery.

  • Early Days for 8-15



    Aug. 14, 2003

    Carldon and Prentice Followell will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary on Sunday, Aug. 17.

    A ribbon was cut Aug. 12, commemorating the opening of a new County Barn at 107 Pleasant Drive near UPS.

    Kristian Herron, Brittany Pelly and Danielle Williams, all juniors at Taylor County High School, recently returned from Somerset where they participated in the Center for Rural Development's Rogers Scholars program.

  • Early Days for 8-8



    August 7, 2003

    Barbara Dicken is the winner of the Walmart/Central Kentucky News-Journal college care package giveaway. Dicken will be giving the goodies to Jessica Hutcherson and Jennifer Hutcherson, who are students at Western Kentucky University.

    Walter Spurling will celebrate his 75th birthday on Sunday, Aug. 17.

    The Peterson reunion was Sunday, July 27, at Acton Campground with 49 attending and a potluck lunch served.