Features http://www.cknj.com/features/todaysfeatures en Early Days November 16, 2017 http://www.cknj.com/content/early-days-november-16-2017 <p> <strong>10 Years Ago &mdash; 2007</strong></p> <p> &nbsp;</p> <p> <strong>&bull;&nbsp;</strong>Amory Cox, a junior biology major from Campbellsville, was crowned University of Kentucky fall homecoming queen on Saturday, Oct. 27. She is the daughter of Ben and Regina Cox of Campbellsville.</p> <p> &bull;&nbsp;Taylor County Middle School&rsquo;s seventh-grade girls&rsquo; basketball team finished with a 14-5 record and the runner-up spot in the Central Kentucky Middle School Athletic Conference Tournament. The team is coached by DeAusha Atkinson and Mike Pollock.</p> Early Days November 9, 2017 http://www.cknj.com/content/early-days-november-9-2017 <p> <strong>10 Years Ago &mdash; 2007</strong></p> <p> &nbsp;</p> <p> <strong>&bull; </strong>At an awards ceremony on Friday, The Kentucky Association of Manufactures announced that Cox Interior had been names the Manufacture of the Year for Large Businesses.</p> <p> &bull; Pvt. Amanda Beard recently completed basic training at Marine Corps Recruit Depot at Paris Island, S.C. She is a 2006 graduate of Taylor County High School, and is the daughter of Scott and Gayle Beard.</p> Early Days November 2, 2017 http://www.cknj.com/content/early-days-november-2-2017 <p> <strong>10 Years Ago &mdash; 2007</strong></p> <p> <strong>&bull; </strong>Gov. Ernie Fletcher was in town Friday afternoon for a stop on his campaign trail. Fletcher faces Democratic candidate Steve Beshear in his bid for reelection in next week&rsquo;s General Election.</p> <p> &bull; Friendship Baptist Church celebrated its 200<sup>th</sup> birthday on Sunday, Oct. 7. About 300 people attended the service. Friendship Baptist Church is located at 5411 Bengal Road in Campbellsville.</p> Early Days October 26, 2017 http://www.cknj.com/content/early-days-october-26-2017 <p> <strong>10 Years Ago &mdash; 2007</strong></p> Early Days October 19, 2017 http://www.cknj.com/content/early-days-october-19-2017 <p> <strong>10 Years Ago &mdash; 2007</strong></p> <p> In response to extreme drought conditions, Gov. Ernie Fletcher has signed an executive order banning all open burning in Kentucky.</p> <p> &nbsp;</p> <p> The Taylor County High School Lady Cardinal volleyball squad captured its third consecutive 18<sup>th</sup> District Volleyball Tournament championship over Marion County on Thursday night in Lebanon.</p> <p> &nbsp;</p> Early Days October 12, 2017 http://www.cknj.com/content/early-days-october-12-2017 <p> <strong>10 Years Ago &mdash; 2007</strong></p> <p> The Trotter House, an apartment house on Broadway across from the Campbellsville/Taylor County Fire Department and formerly owned by Dr. James and Sherri Angel, was torn down Wednesday. Campbellsville University purchased the house and formal medical clinic across from CVS Pharmacy in July. The university is planning to construct a building for its school of business where the house once stood.</p> <p> &nbsp;</p> Early Days October 5, 2017 http://www.cknj.com/content/early-days-october-5-2017 <p> <strong>10 years Ago</strong></p> <p> Frances Curry is this year&rsquo;s Taylor County Homemaker of the Year.</p> <p> She tended a garden for more than four decades and made the majority of her and her daughter&rsquo;s clothes. She has also crocheted throws and made quilts for her grandchildren and great grandchildren. She pieced her first quilt at age nine.</p> Early Days September 28, 2017 http://www.cknj.com/content/early-days-september-28-2017 <p> <strong>TEN YEARS AGO</strong></p> <p> September 27, 2007</p> <p> Gladys Beard McKinley will be 96 years old on Oct. 1. Born near Roley in Casey County, McKinley is one of 10 children of the late George and Melcena Beard. She married Garnett McKinley and they raised six children.</p> <p> Taylor County Girl Scout Troop 222 participated in the official flag retirement ceremony on Sunday, Sept. 9.</p> <p> Upward Bound Quartet will be singing Sunday during Yuma Baptist Church&rsquo;s homecoming.</p>