• Birth Announcements for August 29

    Rob Clark and Hannah Young of Campbellsville announce the birth of a daughter, Nevaeh Shae Clark, at 5:22 p.m. on July 22 at Spring View Hospital in Lebanon. She weighed 4 pounds, 10.5 ounces and was 16.5 inches long.

    Grandparents are Dennis and Carolyn Young of Greensburg and Bob and Mary Clark of Campbellsville.

    Great-grandmother is Lillian Clark.

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  • Consumer Cues: Green up the home


    Between running air conditioners, watering plants and keeping the kids cool on a hot summer day, many of us are seeing our energy and water usage rise with the temperatures.

    By making some small adjustments to your home, you can conserve more energy and water. Not only is this good for the environment, but it's good for your finances.

    Here are some tips for conserving energy and water at home during the warmer months:

  • Wooldridge-Malone to wed


    Taler LaShae Wooldridge and James Lee Malone of Greensburg announce their engagement.

    Wooldridge is the son of Marlon Wooldridge and Missy Wooldridge of Greensburg.

    She graduated from Green County High School in 2010 and is a receptionist at Magnolia Bank Mortgage Division.

    Malone is the son of Jimmy Malone and Shannon Wilson of Campbellsville.

    He graduated from Taylor County High School in 2010. He is employed at Green Thumb Lawn Care.

    The ceremony will be Saturday, Aug. 31, at 5 p.m. at All Occasions.

  • Ware, Sexton to wed


    Kristin Ware of Campbellsville and Richard Sexton of Canmer announce their engagement.

    Ware is the daughter of Mike and Peggy Ware of Campbellsville.

    She has a Bachelor of Social Work degree and works for Barren County Department of Community Based Services.

    Sexton is the son of Dennis and Nellie Sexton in Canmer.

    He is an assistant manager at Kmart in Glasgow.

    The ceremony will be Saturday, Aug. 31, at 7 p.m. at Ware's parents' home, located at 1225 Spears Road in Campbellsville.

  • Trail ride will benefit local girl

    Friends of Chasity Johnson will sponsor a trail ride on Saturday, Aug. 24, at 10 a.m. at the Taylor County Fairgrounds.

    Riders will meet for lunch at 1 p.m. Lunch is included in the $10 fee to participate.

    Money raised will go toward the cost of Johnson's treatments for Crohn's Disease, which exceeds what insurance will cover.

  • CU recognizes new staff members


    Campbellsville University's new staff members were recognized at its annual staff workshop Aug. 9.

    Front, from left, are Beth Sprowles, Emily Cantwell, Brooke Gupton, Rebecca Price, Erin Johnson and Tami Dugas. Second row, Lloyd Wilds, Ashley Abner, Lindsey Hammers, Lindsey Hines, Terry Eastridge, Lisa Rosenthal and Lee Miracle.

    Back, Steve Pike, Drew Tucker, Brent Vernon, Zach Smith, Paul Harmon and Jeff Garrett.

  • Burgess celebrates 90th birthday


    Opal Cave Burgess of Royal Oak, Mich., recently celebrated her 90th birthday at the home of her youngest daughter in Troy, Mich.

    Burgess was born and raised in Campbellsville.

    She is married to Cliff Burgess and has eight children; Roberta Roberts of New Rochelle, New York; Linda Dernier of Campbellsville; Jo Ann Burgess of Gastonia, N.C.; Marie Burgess of Ft. Myers, Fla.; Cliff Burgess of Beatrice, Neb.; Paula Moreland of Granville, Ohio; Hank Burgess of Farmington Hills, Mich.; and Darlene Field of Troy.

  • Air Evac base and employees honored


    Campbellsville Air Evac Lifeteam base and two of its employees were recently honored with regional awards.

    The base has been selected as the company's Region 2 Base of the Year for this year. Region 2 consists of Air Evac Lifeteam bases in Kentucky, Ohio, parts of Tennessee and West Virginia.

    Also, Tom Lecompte was named Region 2 Pilot of the Year and Lanny Thompson was named Region 2 Mechanic of the Year.

  • Former resident wins karaoke competition


    Sheryl Bell of Radcliff, formerly of Campbellsville, recently won third place in the Fort Knox Karaoke Idol competition.

    She received a trophy and cash prize.

  • American Legion gets facelift


    American Legion Post 82 recently received a makeover.

    Its front entrance was renovated and its Army tank replica was repainted.

    Barb and Phil Davis, Jim Bright, Greg Parent and Greg Collins were involved with the renovation.

    The public is invited to stop and take photos with the tank.