• Scouts tour Clay Hill forest

    Webelos and Boys Scouts from Pack 777 visited Clay Hill Memorial Forest on Sept. 28. The Scouts were given a tour by Dr. Gordon Weddle. Den Leader is Mark Sanford.

  • Christian Women's Job Corps awards Carter

    The local chapter of the Christian Women's Job Corps recently presented a distinguished service award to Debbie Carter for her work in starting the program. Pictured are, from left, Billie Sue Kibbons, Carter, Lynda Collins and Geri Stephens.

  • Groups raise money for bench, trash receptacle at Courthouse Square

    Vangie Ford, seated, representing the Democratic Women's Club, along with Frank Kidwell, left, representing the Kidwell family, and Kenneth Pierce, representing Campbellsville Lions Club, are pictured with a new bench and trashcan on the Courthouse Square. The three groups raised money to purchase the bench and trash receptacle. County workers Harold Wethington and Josh Marcum bolted the two items into the walkway on Oct. 22. A plaque will eventually be placed on the square with the names of donors who supported the beautification project.

  • Dicken Kids Corner

    Keeley Renee Dicken is the 2-year-old daughter of Rongie and Nicole Dicken of Campbellsville. Her grandparents are Barbara Gabehart, Shorty Gabehart and Ronnie Dicken, all of Campbellsville. Great-grandmother is Corrine Gabehart of Campbellsville.

  • Couples graduate from childbirth classes

    Four couples graduated from the prenatal and childbirth classes at Taylor Regional Hospital in October. They are, from left, Kelly and Anthony Parker of Campbellsville, Rebecca and Elizabeth Fugate of Columbia, Amber and Jonah Kendall of Campbellsville and Tara and Jonathan Willis of Greensburg. The five-week series is free to anyone delivering at TRH. The class is taught by Jenny Dobson, RN, MSN, CLC, CCE. For more information, call the Taylor Regional Hospital Women's Center at 465-3561 Ext. 2232.

  • Bolden Kids Corner

    Tatum Reese Bolden, born on Oct. 10, is the daughter of Natashia Newman and Benjamin Bolden of Campbellsville. Her grandparents are Shawn and Misty Newman of Greensburg. Great-grandparents are Bonnie Greenawalt of Adair County, Barbara and Mike Newman of Greensburg and Bill and Patty Knapp of Columbus, Ind.

  • Miss Teen Taylor County Fair takes state title

    Miss Teen Taylor County Fair Shelbie Danielle Pettey competed against 78 other girls to capture the title of Miss Teen Kentucky County Fair 2009 on Saturday, Oct. 17.

    The annual Miss Teen Kentucky County Fair 2009 Pageant took place at the Crown Plaza Hotel in Louisville.

    Pettey won the title of Miss Teen Taylor County on June 11 during the Taylor County Fair.  She is the first Miss Teen Taylor County to win the state title.

  • Farm Bureau hosts annual meeting

    Taylor County Farm Bureau members hosted their annual meeting on Oct. 12 at Taylor County High School cafeteria with a large attendance.

    Following a meal, catered by the Taylor County 4-H Council, the invocation was given and county president Chad Sullivan welcomed the members.

    A short business meeting took place with reports being given and resolutions presented and voted on to be forwarded to the state resolutions committee for consideration.

    The resolutions approved are:

  • Birth Announcements

    Brent and Chanci Patterson of Campbellsville announce the birth of a son, Nyles Scott, at 1:31 a.m. on Saturday, Sept. 26 at Taylor Regional Hospital in Campbellsville. He weighed 7 pounds and was 19 1/2 inches long.

    Grandparents are Ronnie and Julie Knifley and Connie Patterson, all of Campbellsville.

    Great-grandparents are Annie Dicken and Justine Knifley, both of Campbellsville, and Kathleen Patterson of Greensburg.

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  • Hughes celebrates 10th birthday

    Kameron Hughes recently celebrated his 10th birthday party with friends. Pictured are, from left, front, Denae Brockman, Kameron and Weston Young. Middle row, Preston Riggs, Destiny Corbin, Matt Goff and Devan Wasson. Back, Dustin Shofner, Seth King, Brett Pike and Daniel Hutchens. Kameron was 10 on Sept 29.