• Birth announcements

    Brandy Alexandria Morgan and Garland Ryan Martin, both of Campbellsville, announce the birth of a son, Brendan Alexander, at 9:23 a.m. on Nov. 2 at Spring View Hospital in Lebanon. He weighed 9 pounds, 4 ounces and was 21.5 inches long.

    Grandparents are Tony and Jamie Morgan of Greensburg, Greg Moore, Kim Moore and Debbie Martin, all of Campbellsville, and Donnie and Judy Warner of Lexington.

  • Birth announcements

    Carolyn Sebastian of Campbellsville announces the birth of a son, Ayden Dominic, at 8:09 a.m. on Monday, Feb. 1 at Taylor Regional Hospital. He weighed 8 pounds, 11 ounces and was 20 1/4 inches long.

    Grandmother is Dorothea Feeney of Campbellsville.

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    Crystal Holmes and James Gray, both of Campbellsville, announce the birth of a daughter, Miracle Nicole Gray, at 9:53 a.m. on Monday, Feb. 1 at Taylor Regional Hospital. She weighed 6 pounds, 6 ounces and was 19 inches long.

  • Cowherd celebrates birthday

    Charles Cowherd celebrated his 90th birthday on Feb. 8.

  • Woman publishes second science fiction novel

    A Columbia woman has had her second science fiction novel accepted for publication.

    Wanda Darlene Campbell, M.A., is an award-winning poet whose work has appeared in multiple magazines, journals, literary reviews, newspapers and anthologies such as Instructor Magazine, Story South, Taproot Literary Review, New Madrid and numerous others.

    She is a graduate of Campbellsville University and a former teacher at Kentucky Christian School.

  • Lotito-Kingdollar engagement

    Bill and Cathy Kingdollar of Casey Creek announce the engagement of their son, Billy Kingdollar, to Ashley Lotito of Syracuse, N.Y.

    Lotito is the daughter of John and Karen Lotito of Syracuse. She graduated from Solvay High School in 2003 and Rochester Institute of Technology in 2007. She works for the American Heart Association in Rochester.

    Kingdollar graduated from Taylor County High School in 2001 and is serving in the U.S. Army as a Black Hawk crew chief. He is stationed at Ft. Drum, N.Y.

  • A Century of Living

    History has seen the sinking of the Titanic, two world wars and the sighting of Haley's Comet during the lifetime of E. Poe Young. And today, history will also see the celebration of Young's 100th birthday.

    "I know this much, not many people have made it to 100," Young says. "I've been lucky and blessed."

    Born in the Greater Hope Community in 1910, Young has lived in Taylor County all his life, 75 of those years in the same house.

  • Quinn anniversary

    Rick and Holly Quinn will celebrate their 25th wedding anniversary with a celebration beginning at 2 p.m. on Saturday, Feb. 20 in the meeting room above the Campbellsville Fire Department.

    The Quinns were married on Feb. 22, 1985, in Campbellsville at their future home by Danny McKibben with witnesses Denise Hunt and Ronnie Hare attending.

    The celebration will be hosted by their daughter, Amanda Mackin, along with her brother, Alex Quinn, both of Campbellsville.

  • Wills-Townley engagement

    Lt. Col. and Mrs. J. Michael Wills of Florence, Ky. announce with the engagement of their daughter, Amy Joanne, to Jonathan Blade Townley, son of Mr. and Mrs. Scott Townley of Campbellsville and Mr. and Mrs. Terry Clark of Paris, Ky.

    Townley is the grandson of Arvin and Julie Kessinger of Hodgenville, Ky.

    He is a 2001 graduate of Taylor County High School and a 2006 graduate of Eastern Kentucky University. He is employed as the branch manger of BB & T Bank in Monticello, Ky.

  • Graham anniversary

    Eddie and Joyce Graham will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary on Saturday, Feb. 6.

    The couple married in a ceremony on Feb. 6, 1960, at Walnut Hill Baptist Church in Campbellsville. Bro. Henry Parrott officiated.

    The Grahams have two children, Cindy Scott and her husband Anthony, and Eddie Graham Jr. and his wife Lisa.

    They also have five grandchildren, Caley Melton, Corey Melton, Tori Graham, Callie Watson and Payton Watson.

    The family will celebrate together.


  • Taylor County girl will sing at national truck show

    Daley Sapp, 17 and a senior at TCHS, has been chosen by the directors of the Kentucky Fair and Exposition Center to sing the National Anthem at the National Farm Machinery Show Truck and Tractor Pulls at Freedom Hall in Louisville on Feb. 10-13.

    Sapp, a senior at Taylor County High School, is the daughter of Jackie Willis Sapp and Mark Sapp, both of Campbellsville.

    Sapp will sing at each show during the event. Shows are set for 7:30 each evening and also at 1 p.m. on Saturday.