Today's Features


    Six couples recently graduated from Taylor Regional Hospital's prenatal and childbirth classes.

    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. They are taught by Nicole Collins, RN, CCE.

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


    Thursday, Nov. 14, is recognized around the globe as World Diabetes Day.

    Taylor County Judge/Executive Eddie Rogers recently signed a proclamation proclaiming Nov. 14 as Diabetes Awareness Day in Taylor County.

    According to the proclamation, more than 25.8 million Americans, including more than 370,000 Kentuckians, have diabetes and about 200,000 Americans die from diabetes each year.

    Another 79 million people are estimated to have pre-diabetes and about 7 million are unaware that they have diabetes.

  • The Central Kentucky Arts Series season will continue on Sunday, Nov. 17, with what might be the largest performance in the series' history.

    The Campbellsville University School of Music will combine with the CKAS to perform Handel's "Messiah" at Campbellsville Baptist Church at 6 p.m. The event is free and the public is invited.

    Dr. Tony Cunha, president of the CKAS and dean of the School of Music, will direct the program.

    Many well known songs will be performed, including the famous "Hallelujah" chorus.

  • She wants to get people together, those who have the disease and those who care for those who do.

    Campbellsville resident Peggy Richardson is creating a support group for those who have multiple sclerosis. The group's first meeting will be Monday at Taylor County Public Library at 6:30 p.m.

    According to the National Multiple Sclerosis Society, multiple sclerosis is a chronic, often disabling disease that attacks the central nervous system.


    Yvonne Matheas

    Campbellsville University

    Fifty years after the assassination of president John F. Kennedy, Campbellsville University's TV channel WLCU will air an interview with Dr. Damon Eubank, chair of the Division of Social Science and professor of history, and Dr. Wendy Davis, associate professor of History, about the assassination and its effect on America.



    Nov. 6, 2003

    James D. Richerson, a Campbellsville native, has been promoted from lieutenant to captain by the Kentucky State Police.

    Dennis S. Poore, a 1965 graduate of Campbellsville High School, has accepted a new position as a contract engineer for Mitre Corp.

    Rosalind Strong of Campbellsville, a Modern Woodmen of America representative, has attained the Fraternal Insurance Counselor designation.


    Marsha Anne Kessler and Rhyan Justin Walp Atwood of Campbellsville announce their engagement.

    Kessler is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. John M. Kessler of Campbellsville.

    She is a 2011 graduate of Taylor County High School and will graduate in December from Campbellsville University with a bachelor's degree in business administration with an emphasis in marketing.


    Tiffany McGuire of Bentonville, Ark., and Zack Cox, formerly of Campbellsville, announce their engagement.

    McGuire is the daughter of Tim and Dayna McGuire of Bentonville.

    She is a student at the University of Arkansas.

    Cox is the son of Jim and Sandra Cox of Campbellsville.

    He is a professional baseball player.

    The ceremony will be Saturday, Dec. 21, at 7 p.m. in Bentonville.


    Floyd and Pam Farmer of Campbellsville recently celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary on Oct. 6 aboard the Jewel of the Seas cruise ship.

    The Farmers are being honored with a reception at their home on Friday, Nov. 8. Friends and family can stop by their home between 5 and 8 p.m.

  • Stephanie Elise Milby and Aaron Bradley Anderson of Elk Horn announce the birth of a daughter, Kinlyn Elise Anderson, at 8:46 a.m. on Oct. 7 at Spring View Hospital in Lebanon. She weighed 8 pounds, 4 ounces and was 20.5 inches long.

    Grandparents are Steve H. Milby, Tim and Sherry Gupton and Kenny and Brenda Anderson.

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    Amy Fair and Reuben Gray of Burkesville announce the birth of a daughter, Sophia Isabella Gray, at 6:59 a.m. on Oct. 14 at Spring View Hospital in Lebanon. She weighed 6 pounds, 15.5 ounces and was 20.5 inches long.