Early Days

  • From the Past


    The 1916-1917 Campbellsville School senior class is pictured.

    Front, from left, are Morris Eads, Woodruff Chandler, Terry Wade, Paul W. Hord, Horace Baker, Campbell Wade, Auguston Page, Hershel Russell, unknown and John Moss.

    Second row, Grace Arvin, unknown, Sallie Wade, Lola McVey, Zola McVey, Dean Russell and Lissa Hord.

    Back, teacher Mr. Mitchell, Mary Dearen, unknown, Lorena Arvin, Marie Merkley, Gay Pyle, Annie Leet, May Leet, Mary Steger, Minnie Roberts, Hazel Cook, Grace Gabbert, Ollie Smith and Trula Prescott.

  • From the Past


    A hungry crowd attended the fire department's annual pancake and sausage breakfast in 1982.

    Money raised went to purchase equipment.

  • From the Past


    Soldiers L. Pike and Robert Davis sent this picture of themselves to a Campbellsville resident on a postcard many years ago.

    On the back, they wrote that they believed the picture isn't a good one.

  • Early Days for 6-21



    June 20, 2002

    Marty and Julie Shields of Campbellsville announce the marriage of their daughter, Bethany Sue, to Robert Chad Shively, son of Paul and Sherry Shively, also of Campbellsville. The wedding ceremony will take place on Saturday, June 22, at 2 p.m. at Lowell Avenue Baptist Church.

  • Early Days for 6-14



    June 13, 2002

    Dwight and Dorothy Crabtree will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary on Friday, June 21.

    Edward and Barbara Baise announce the forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Brittany Ann, to Andrew Blake Richey, son of Don and Joy Richey of Central City.

    Campbellsville High School graduate Tasha Phillips plays Saturday for the Kentucky All Stars in their annual series against Indiana.

  • Early Days for 6-7



    June 6, 2002

    Charles and Lois Melton of Campbellsville will celebrate their golden wedding anniversary on Sunday, June 16.

    True Vibe, a Christian recording group featuring Nathan Gaddis of Campbellsville, will be in concert on Friday, June 28, in Louisville.

    Kristen Dowling and Kristin Rucker, both juniors at Taylor County High School, have been chosen as 2002 participants in the Center for Rural Development's Rogers Scholars program.

  • Early Days for 5-31



    May 30, 2002

    Campbellsville University School of Music faculty member Nevalyn Price Moore has been honored as the 2002 Kentucky Music Educators Association College/University Teacher of the Year.

    Kimberly Johnson of Campbellsville has earned the opportunity to sing at Carnegie Hall in New York City.

  • Early Days for 5-24



    May 23, 2002

    A dream out of tragedy came true on Sunday. The Central Kentucky Chapter of the Fraternal Order of Police dedicated flags at the Johnny Edrington Memorial. On the Sunday following the attack on Sept. 11, the FOP had a memorial service for the emergency workers who died in the attack.

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

  • From the Past


    Campbellsville High School won a Fifth Region championship in 1973.

  • Early Days for 5-17



    May 16, 2002

    Bonnie Mikel, 50, of Miller Road in Campbellsville, died on Tuesday, May 7, 2002, as a result of an automobile crash.

    Taylor County Middle School eighth-grade chorus recently received a distinguished rating at the Kentucky Music Educator Association's Regional Choral Festival held at John Hardin High School in Elizabethtown.

    Elkhorn United Methodist Church will host a fish fry and gospel singing on Saturday at Acton Retreat Center.