Today's Features


    DeAnne Mardis, at right, owner of Sew Unique, spoke at Campbellsville Business & Professional Women's Club meeting this month. Pictured with her at left is employee Laura Morris. The two are also BPW members.

    Sew Unique is located at 112 Roberts Road in Campbellsville.


    Max Wise, R-Campbellsville, who will begin serving as Taylor County's senator in January, recently spoke to Boy Scout Troop 616 at Bethel First Presbyterian Church about the importance of being civic-minded and a positive part of their community.

    The scouts are working to complete the Citizenship in the Community merit badge, which requires being able to interview a community leader.

    Wise agreed to speak and answer questions about many issues related to his work with the FBI and his goals for state government.

  • Taylor County Extension Homemakers recently announced that Campbellsville Mayor Tony Young and Taylor County Judge/Executive Eddie Rogers have proclaimed this week as Kentucky Extension Homemakers Association Week.

    Developed in cooperation with the University of Kentucky Cooperative Extension Service, the Kentucky Extension Homemakers Association is a volunteer organization that works to improve the quality of life for families and communities through leadership development, volunteer service and education.


    October is National Energy Awareness Month. This is an annual national effort to underscore energy's importance to our prosperity, security and environment.

    Energy efficiency means performing the same job using less energy. New technologies and processes make this possible. Energy efficiency is the fastest and cheapest solution for reducing energy use, saving money and preventing greenhouse gas emissions.

  • Joan C. McKinney

    Campbellsville University

    Campbellsville University has begun a new Church Life Teams initiative that will be in contact with churches to meet their needs.

    Dr. G. Ted Taylor, director of FIRST CLASS, church outreach and parents relations and School of Theology professor; the Rev. Ed Pavy, director of campus ministries at CU; Dr. Tony Cunha, dean of the School of Music; and Wes Carter, assistant director of church outreach are facilitators and coordinators of the life teams.



    Oct. 7, 2004

    Nearly 300 worn and tattered United States flags were burned Sunday at American Legion Post 82 as part of a flag disposal ceremony.

    Dean and Sherri Rhodes will celebrate their wedding anniversary on Oct. 10. A reception will be given in their honor from 1:30 to 3:30 p.m. in the Fireside Room at Campbellsville Baptist Church.

    Sydney Mings celebrated her first birthday on May 8 at home with her family and friends. She is the daughter of Kevin and Cheryl Mings.


    Campbellsville High School Class of 1959 recently hosted a reunion at Campbellsville Country Club.

    Those attending, front, from left, are Kay Knifley Howell, Sue Tucker Buck, Nancy Bloyd Nolley, Carolyn Bost Crabtree, Lynda Parrott Spoonmore, Imogene Isaacs, Fran Homer Fletcher, Alyce Conver Hutchins, Virginia Edrington Holt, Joyce McCubbin Wells, Judith Whitley Overstreet and Mary Gaddie Harmon.


    TCHS Class of 1962 hosted a reunion at First Cumberland Presbyterian Church Family Life Center on Aug. 30.

    Front, from left, are Sandra Cave Rainwater, Julia Cave Richerson, Rebecca Sallee Adams, Brenda Harmon Moody, Ruth Ann Montgomery Cowherd, Faye Rafferty Osborne and Linda Goodin Williams.

  • Stiphena Collins and Billy Melton of Greensburg announce the birth of a son, Hunter Lee Melton, at 2:50 a.m. on Sept. 19 at Taylor Regional Hospital. He weighed 7 pounds, 13 ounces and was 19 inches long.

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    Misty Kaye and Jeffrey Richard Rice of Campbellsville announce the birth of a daughter, Ava Presley Rice, at 10:04 a.m. on Sept. 23 at Taylor Regional Hospital in Campbellsville. She weighed 7 pounds, 12 ounces and was 20 inches long.


    Ashley and Nathan Wise of Campbellsville graduated from the prenatal and childbirth classes taught by Taylor Regional Hospital this month.

    Classes are taught on Tuesdays from 6 to 8 p.m. and the first Saturday of every month from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. at TRH's meeting room.

    Classes are free to anyone delivering at TRH and are taught by Nicole Collins, RN, CCE.

    For more information, call the TRH Women's Center at (270) 465-3561 Ext. 2232.