• TRH achieves Stage 6 recognition


    Taylor Regional Hospital was recently recognized as a Stage 6 Hospital.

    Stage 6 refers to the electronic medical record adoption model developed by the Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society in 2005.

    The model is used to evaluate the effectiveness of EMR systems in hospitals throughout the country.

    TRH is one of only two hospitals with fewer than 100 beds in the state and one of only six in the state to have met this designation.

  • Hieneman recognized as certified professional


    The American Hospital Association Certification Center recently announced that Ramona C. Hieneman has earned the designation of Certified Professional in Healthcare Risk Management. The CPHRM is a national credential that distinguishes an individual as being among the elite in the healthcare risk management profession.

    Hieneman, of Campbellsville, is employed as director of corporate responsibility at Taylor Regional Hospital and has served in that role since 2008.

  • Birth Announcements for July 25

    Tiffany Cox and Kenneth Chelf of Elk Horn announce the birth of a son, Zachary Ty Chelf, at 12 a.m. on July 3 at Taylor Regional Hospital in Campbellsville. He weighed 6 pounds, 3 ounces and was 18.25 inches long.

    Grandparents are Hilbert Cox and Barbara Cox of Campbellsville and Richard and Shirley Chelf of Elk Horn.

    Great-grandparents are Joseline Gabbert of Campbellsville and the late Joel Gabbert and George W. and Irene Cox.

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  • Community named 'Purple Heart City'


    Campbellsville/Taylor County was named a "Purple Heart City" recently, and the official ceremony to make the proclamation was July 4 at American Legion Post 82.

    "Purple Heart City" road signs were presented.

  • Cox, Scott wed


    Amory Elizabeth Cox and Trevor Stanley Scott of Lexington were married on Sept. 22. Billy Gregory performed the ceremony, which was at Campbellsville University's Ransdell Chapel.

    Cox is the daughter of Dr. Ben and Regina Cox of Campbellsville. Her grandparents are Dorothy Bradford of Gadsden, Ala., and the late Thomas and Elender Cox and Lavear Bradford Sr.

    She is a pharmacist at Vanderbilt University Hospital.

  • Grays celebrate anniversary


    G.E. and Louise Gray of Campbellsville celebrated their 63rd wedding anniversary on June 23.

  • Iron cross is dedicated in Sanders' honor


    An iron cross was dedicated in a memorial service recently in Marquis de LaFayette Sanders' honor.

    The David O. Dodd Chapter #212, United Daughters of the Confederacy of Pine Bluff, Ark., and the David Allen Chapter National Society Daughters of the American Revolution in Campbellsville hosted the dedication at Brookside Cemetery.

    Jean Sanders Pollard, vice president of the David O. Dodd UDC Chapter and charter member of the David Allen Chapter in Campbellsville, performed the dedication and remembrance.

  • Residents grows rose garden


    With help from a young man she used to babysit several years ago, Nancy Cornett of Campbellsville planted these Knock Out roses in front of her home in memory of her late mother, Rose Cornett.

    Cornett says she finds working in the garden a few hours per week therapeutic for her arthritis.

  • DYW contestants meet for orientation


    This year's Taylor County Distinguished Young Women contestants met for orientation on Sunday, May 19, at Campbellsville University.

    The young women, joined by their parents, were introduced to the committee's volunteers and provided with information about the competition.

    The 2014 Distinguished Young Women of Taylor County program will be Saturday, Sept. 7, at 7 p.m. at Campbellsville High School's Hamilton Auditorium.

  • Hunt, Coomer to wed


    Samantha Carol Hunt and Stephen Wayne Coomer of Campbellsville announce their engagement.

    Hunt is the daughter of Robbie and Deanna Hunt of Campbellsville. She is the granddaughter of Clayton and Maxine Hunt and Kenneth and Cheryl Dudgeon of Campbellsville and Jim and Delois Taylor of Ft. Myers, Fla.

    She graduated from Taylor County High School in 2010 and is enrolled in the preschool through fifth-grade education program at Campbellsville University.

    She is employed at All Star Food Mart on KY 70.