• 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.

  • Daisy Troop 794 visits the zoo

    Daisy Troop 794 went to The Louisville Zoo on Saturday, Sept. 19. Pictured are, from left, front, Lainey Watson, Kaitlyn Curry, Emily Kerns, Shelby Cole, Molly Crabtree, Raechel Smith, Emily Willis, Emily Mejean, Sydney Bertram and Miranda Oliver. Back: leader Angie Wilson, Rachel Cowherd, Katie Jenkins, Hailey Farmer, Alexis Wilson, Savannah Mejean and leader Jennifer Willis.

  • Campbellsville BPW celebrates women

    Campbellsville Business and Professional Women's Club celebrated Kentucky Professional Women's Week on Oct. 19 with an awards banquet at Campbellsville University.

    The objectives of Kentucky Professional Women's Week are to promote full participation and equity for women in the workplace, to publicize the achievements of business and professional women on the local, state and national level, and to publicize the objectives and programs of Kentucky Federation of Business and Professional Women's Clubs as they relate to all working women.

  • Scanlon completes basic training

    Army National Guard Pvt. Robert T. Scanlon has graduated from basic combat training at Fort Sill in Lawton, Okla.

    During the nine weeks of training, the soldier studied the Army mission and received instruction and training exercises in drill and ceremonies, Army history, core values and traditions, military courtesy, military justice, physical fitness, first aid, rifle marksmanship, weapons use, map reading and land navigation, foot marches, armed and unarmed combat, and field maneuvers and tactics.

  • Wood celebrates third birthday

    Landon Wood celebrated his third birthday on Sept. 8 with a party at his home with friends. He is the son of Adam and Holly Wood of Campbellsville. Pictured are, from left, front: Noah Skaggs, Landon and Ryder Cundiff. Middle: Austin Grisso, Trevor Gray and Lexi Grisso holding Lane Hardin. Back: his big sister Graci Wood holding Haley Underwood.

  • Munfords honored with baby shower

    Joshua and Elizabeth Munford were recently honored with a baby shower at the home of Jessica Gabbert. Pictured are, from left, Debbie Munford, grandmother-to-be, Joshua and Elizabeth, Gabbert, hostess and aunt-to-be, Barbara Moore, great-grandmother-to-be and Tammy Jude, grandmother-to-be.

  • Milby-Benningfield

    Ashley Brooke Milby and Benjamin Leonard Benningfield will exchange wedding vows on Saturday, Oct. 24.

    Milby is the daughter of Nancy and Eddie Franklin of Campbellsville and William Earl and Mae Milby of Greensburg. Her grandparents are Charles Booker Lobb and Lillie Catherine Lobb and Louise Milby, all of Greensburg, and the late William Creed Milby.

    She is a 2001 graduate of Taylor County High School and is employed at Citizens Bank and Trust Co. in Campbellsville.