• 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.

  • Benningfield has baby shower


    Cara Benningfield was recently honored with a baby shower at Best Western in Campbellsville.

    Benningfield's sister, Dana Bibelhauser, hosted the shower.

    Benningfield and her husband, John, of Bowling Green, are expecting their first child in July.

  • Birth Announcements for July 11

    Jessica Eden and Johnathon Adam Fair of Campbellsville announce the birth of a son, Gage Allan Fair, at 11:24 a.m. on July 1 at Taylor Regional Hospital in Campbellsville. He weighed 8 pounds, 13 ounces and was 20.5 inches long.

    Grandparents are Tonya Dunn of Taylor County, Mark and Lindsey Fair of Campbellsville, Valeire McGuire of Indiana and Todd and Bridgette Smith of Columbia.

    Great-grandparents are Pat Smith of Columbia, Margaret Dunn of Knifley and Vernon and Pansy Fair of Campbellsville.

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  • Local woman wins recipe competition


    Patti Phillips of Campbellsville, an executive chef at Tim Horton's Camp Kenthaten in Campbellsville, was recently named a national winner in the National Restaurant Association's Kids Recipe Challenge.

    Phillips was awarded the honor at a show in Chicago last month.

    Phillips said she entered her recipe for Yum! Yum! Chip Chicken in the contest earlier in the year, but never thought she would win since thousands of recipes are entered.

  • TRH names support services team member of the year


    Taylor Regional Hospital recently recognized Support Services Team Member of the Year nominees and named a team member of the year.

    Cami Cundiff, who works in materials management, received this year's award.

    This was said about Cundiff: "Cami is a dedicated worker for the materials management department. She is always willing to help every department in any way possible with their supply need. She is constantly updating our materials management supply listings for every product in the Meditech System."

  • Travels with the CKNJ


    Helen Swallows of Taylor County recently traveled to Gatlinburg, Tenn., and took along a copy of the Central Kentucky News-Journal.

  • Rice named ACLS Instructor of the Year


    Mary Anne Rice was recently recognized as the American Heart Association, Taylor Regional Hospital Training Center ACLS Instructor of the Year.

    Rice was honored for showing the utmost professionalism and dedication to the American Heart/Taylor Regional Hospital Training Center and has trained 121 individuals during the past year.

  • Rent-A-Center donates to Relay


    Rent-A-Center officials recently donated $1,100 to Taylor County's Relay for Life fundraising effort.