• Karnes celebrates 94th birthday

    Marie Karnes celebrated her 94th birthday with friends and residents of Jackson Tower, where she has lived for 27 years. Karnes received many cards with 27 cents in each, representing her years of residence.

  • Marcum donates to Locks of Love

    Elizabeth Marcum, 6, donated her hair to Locks of Love, an organization that provides hairpieces to financially disadvantaged children suffering from long-term medical hair loss from any diagnosis. Marcum is the daughter of Daniel and Laura Marcum of Glens Fork. Her grandparents are Janet and Harold Marcum of Magnolia and Tom and Phyllis Milby of Campbellsville. Local great-grandparents are Jewell Beard and Patsy and Rex Brown.

  • Druen-Shields

    David and Connie Druen of Canmer announce the forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Heather Leigh Druen, to Steven Wayne Shields, son of Mike and Becky Shields of Summersville.

    Druen is the granddaughter of Jewell and Carrie Mae Dennison of Horse Cave, Pete and Willie Osborne of Hardyville and the late Sanford Druen.

    She is a 2004 graduate of Hart County High School and 2009 graduate of Campbellsville University, where she received her bachelor of science degree in elementary education. She is employed at Munfordville Elementary School as a first grade teacher.

  • Lemons-Klaes

    Tonya Dean Lemons and David Glenn Klaes will exchange wedding vows on Sunday, Aug. 23.

    The ceremony will take place at 3 p.m. ET at Green River Lake State Park.

    All family and friends are invited to attend.


  • Kidd takes first in talent contest

    Victoria Kidd won first place in the Russell County Fair Talent Contest with her performance of "Real Gone" by Sheryl Crow. She is the daughter of Wayne and Stephanie Kidd of Campbellsville. Her grandparents are Ottis and Barbara Wright and Tom and Thelda Kidd, all of Campbellsville. Great-grandparents are Lou Vera Wright and Liza Jane Kidd, both of Campbellsville.

  • TCHS Class of 1969 gathers for reunion

    Taylor County High School Class of 1969 hosted its 40-year reunion on Saturday, June 27 at the Rosewood Country Club.

  • Taylor County Junior Miss participants 'take tea' at Clay Hill

    Taylor County Junior Miss participants were honored with a tea on Saturday, Aug. 1 at historic Clay Hill. The girls were treated to a sampling of treats provided by a local restaurant and members of the Junior Miss Committee.

    After enjoying their afternoon tea, the young ladies traveled to Lebanon to attend the Marion County Junior Miss program.

    The Taylor County Junior Miss Scholarship Program will take place at 7 p.m. on Saturday, Aug. 29 at Campbellsville High School's Hamilton Auditorium.

  • Greer celebrates eighth birthday

    Brandon Greer celebrated his eighth birthday with a party July 25 at Miller Park. He was 8 years old on July 23. Pictured are, from front to back, Randy Harris, Jaden Strange, John Michael Netherland, Brandon and Casey Hardin. Not pictured is his 8-month-old brother, Joseph Greer.

  • Birth Announcements

    Joshua and Adrianne Phillips of Lexington announce the birth of a daughter, Emma Vivian, at 9:49 a.m. on Tuesday, July 14 at University of Kentucky Chandler Medical Center in Lexington. She weighed 8 pounds, 15 ounces and was 21 inches long.

    Grandparents are Bill and Robin Ritter and Linda and Ted George, all of Louisville, and Paul and Tresea Phillips of Elk Horn.

    Great-grandparent is Amy Harrison Jessie of Elk Horn.

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  • Legion post brings home state awards

    Edwards-O'Banion Post 82 American Legion returned home from the Kentucky state convention with two awards.

    Commander Robert Bryant, on behalf of the post, received an award in recognition of the continuous donations made by Post 82 to Kentucky's Special Olympics.

    Donna Baker represented the Post 82 auxiliary in receiving the prestigious Eagle Spirit Award, a project established by the Kentucky auxiliary state president.