Today's Features


    September 22, 2005

    About 250 volunteers descended on Green River Lake on Saturday to collect trash and other debris from along the lakeshore.

    Campbellsville High School will celebrate its 2005 football homecoming on Friday.

    The Crossmen of Robinson Creek Baptist Church will be in concert Sunday at Yuma Baptist Church.

    Taylor County Marching Band will host its annual invitational Saturday, Sept. 24 on the Taylor County High School football field. 12 bands are set to compete.


    Sept. 1, 2005

    Shocked and ecstatic are just a couple of words Rebecca Hinton used to describe how she felt Saturday evening at the close of the 2006 Taylor County Junior Miss program. Her name had been called as the winner.

    Romey Reynolds Sr., 69, of Meadowview Drive in Campbellsville, died at 1:22 p.m. on Friday, Aug. 26, 2005, in Campbellsville.

    Gwynette Sullivan was the guest speaker for the August meeting of the Campbellsville Business and Professional Women's Club.


    Sept. 8, 2005

    Harold and Renee Osborne of Campbellsville celebrated their 25th wedding anniversary on Aug. 27 with a reception.

    Marie Karnes was honored recently on her 90th birthday at Palestine Baptist Church.

    From The Heart will be in concert at 6:30 p.m. on Sunday at Campbellsville Christian Church.

    Mindi Goff has been named the Taylor Regional Hospital ambassador for July 2005.


    August 25, 2005

    The Taylor County Historical Society met for its June picnic at Early╒s Chapel United Methodist Church, which was organized in 1856.

    Campbellsville University will be hosting its annual Pastors and Church Leaders Conference on Sept. 22-23.

    A Durham High School reunion has been planned for Sept. 3-4 at the corner of Baptist Street, Durham Street and Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard.


    August 18, 2005

    James DeWitt and his chickens will be ruffling their feathers during the next four days at the Kentucky State Fair in hopes of being named as grand champion. DeWitt begins competing today with 12 of what he calls “God’s greatest creations.”

    Jennifer Wolford recently earned her Master of Arts degree in creative writing from Florida State University in Tallahassee. 


    Aug. 11, 2005

    Gov. Ernie Fletcher has appointed Yevette Haskins of Campbellsville to the Western Kentucky University Board of Regents.

    Madison Tayler Ball celebrated her first birthday on Aug. 3 with a party at home with family and friends.

    Saloma Baptist Church will host a homecoming on Sunday, Aug. 28.


    Aug. 4, 2005

    Ivan and Nadine Barnes of Campbellsville celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary on June 10 with a surprise dinner at the Stonehearth Restaurant in Elizabethtown.

    Barbara Sandusky was the winner of the Eastern Star quilt given away during Campbellsville's July Forth celebration.

    Cody Smith won the Kentucky State FFA Quiz Contest.

    Ashley Kristen Corbin has been honored with Lindsey Wilson College's Begley Scholarship.


    July 28, 2005

    Shirley Kilby Matney was honored with a surprise 60th birthday party on Sunday, July 3, at the Green River Lake Corps' Pavilion.

    Jenny Netherland was honored with a bridal shower on June 11 at the home of Jill Chandler. Netherland married Jim Miller on July 26 in Hilton Head, S.C.


    July 21, 2005

    The threat of rain couldn't keep Corvette enthusiasts away. The 12th annual Corvette Show and Arts and Crafts Fair was Saturday at Green River State Park.

    Hope Hastings, who will be a senior at Campbellsville High School this fall, has been honored with the Janice Holt Giles Award.


    July 14, 2005

    Sgt. Ryan Jay Montgomery, 22, of Greensburg, Ky., died on Sunday, July 3, 2005, in Iraq near Baghdad.

    Wilburn and Nina Graves Cheatham of Campbellsville, formerly of Columbia, will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary on Saturday, July 23.

    Jennifer Elizabeth Netherland and James Claude Miller IV will exchange wedding vows on July 26 in Hilton Head, S.C.