• Former University of Kentucky basketball players meet local officials


    Former University of Kentucky basketball players Doron Lamb and Jeff Sheppard met with Campbellsville Mayor Tony Young and Taylor County Judge/Executive Eddie Rogers at The Big Dawg WVLC studios Friday.

  • Tucci, Bell to wed


    Shalon Tucci and Charles Bell of Campbellsville announce their engagement.

    Tucci is the daughter of James and Robin Bryant of Campbellsville.

    She is a 2002 graduate of Taylor County High School.

    Bell is the son of Louise Bell of Summersville and the late Robert Bell.

    He is a 2002 graduate of Green County High School.

    The ceremony will be Saturday, Sept. 14, at 4:30 p.m. at Summersville Baptist Church in Summersville.

  • Dales to celebrate marriage


    Lindsay Dawn and Tony Wayne Dale will have a celebration on Friday, Sept. 13, to announce their marriage, which was July 27.

    Mrs. Dale is the daughter of Ron and Sharon Hicks of Campbellsville. She is the granddaughter of the late Sylvia Edith Hicks, Delmar Hicks, Tom Proctor and Doris Davis.

    She attended Sullivan University for paralegal studies.

    Mr. Dale is the son of the late David Gene Dale. He is the grandson of the late John Dale, Bessie Dale, Harold Priddy and Edna Priddy.

  • DYW participants visit KCA


    Taylor County's Distinguished Young Women participants visited Kentucky Christian Academy on Aug. 23 and met and talked to students.

    This year's DYW program will be Saturday, Sept. 7, at 7 p.m. at Campbellsville High School's Hamilton Auditorium.

  • GCU hosts live music


    Greater Campbellsville United recently sponsored Live Music on Taylor County's Old Court House Lawn.

    Macki Jo Pennington, Yulanda Bradshaw and Janice Overstreet of Columbia performed Motown, jazz and other types of music.

    The event attracted a diverse audience, with those attending from Louisville and Bowling Green, as well as Taylor, Green and Adair counties.

  • Alsagers win at state fair


    Jaide Alsager, 9, of Campbellsville, recently took home an award at the Kentucky State Fair.

    She won reserve champion market hog in open market competition with a Landrace barrow.

    Nick Alsager of Campbellsville won fourth place in all other breeds competition with a Hereford Boar.

  • Parkers celebrate anniversary


    Jerry and Joretta Parker of Campbellsville celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary recently. They were married Aug. 24, 1963.

    They will be honored with a reception Sunday, Sept. 8, from 2 to 4 p.m. in the fellowship hall at Campbellsville Baptist Church.

  • Wood carver speaks at library


    Roger Blair, a local wood carver, spoke to about 50 people last week at the Taylor County Public Library.

    He discussed how he chooses wood and then turns it into a carving.

    Several pieces of his work are on display at the library.

  • Circle of Hope group meets


    A Taylor County Women's Circle of Hope was recently established, geared toward discussing the needs of women in the area and helping them. The group was established in June.

    Those present were Nelda Beard, Darlene Eastridge, Jan Hayes, Carolyn Morris, Becky Nash, Emma Revis, Jeannie Seaborne, Susan Walters, Tonya Young, Angie Freeman and Yevette Haskins.

    Other charter members who aren't pictured are Sherry Angel, Betty Cox, Judy Dabney, Virginia Flanagan and Joyce Johnson.

    The group will meet again in September.

  • CU students head back to campus


    Campbellsville University students headed back to campus over the weekend and moved into their dorms for the fall semester.

    Classes began Monday night.