Today's Features


    Citizens Bank and Trust Co. recently gave a monetary donation to the Taylor County Public Library.

    With the funds, library staff employees bought a popcorn machine to use at the free community events it hosts.



    Sept. 30, 2004

    Paul and Shonda Malone of Campbellsville announce the birth of a son, Paul Cade Walker, at 10:34 a.m. on Tuesday, Aug. 24, at Taylor Regional Hospital in Campbellsville.

    Jacob Grove Baptist Church celebrated its 136th anniversary and homecoming on Sunday, Sept. 19.

    Kentucky Christian School hosted its annual Grandparents Day on Tuesday, Sept. 7.


    A Campbellsville family has been making quilts for many years and recently entered them into a competition and took home two awards.

    Frances Kearnes Rodgers, Alice Roberts Nance and Ella Sue Kearnes, all of Campbellsville, and Brenda Karnes Arnett, originally from Campbellsville but now lives in Rineyville, recently competed at the 2014 Heartland of Kentucky Quilt Show in Elizabethtown. Rodgers, Kearnes and Arnett are sisters and Nance is their first cousin.


    Chelsi Netherland and Luke Allison of Louisville announce their engagement.

    Netherland is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Jerry Netherland of Louisville. She is the granddaughter of the late Dr. Jesse A. Hatfield and Nancye Hatfield of Leitchfield and Mr. and Mrs. James Netherland of Campbellsville.

    She is a graduate of Campbellsville University with a Bachelor of Science degree in educational ministries, with a minor in psychology. She is employed by Crossings Ministries in Louisville.


    Campbellsville High School Class of 1951 class members recently gathered for a reunion. Twenty-two of the 32 class members are living and nine attended the reunion.

    Attending were Anne Harp Fraim, Dolores Morris Money, Eva Fudge Curry, Jane Buchanan Roution, Pat Walsh Blakeman, Guy McAnelly, Bill Mardis, Doug Jones and Billy B Smith.


    Five generations of a local family recently gathered for a photo.

    In front is great-great-grandmother Christine DeWeese holding Gracie Bragg.

    In back, from left, are Gracie's grandmother Donna Bragg, her father Austin Bragg and her great-grandmother Susie Pruitt.

  • Green River Lake State Park will be haunted for three upcoming weekends.

    The park and The Friends of Green River Lake are sponsoring a corn maze at the entrance to the park through the end of the month. But on Oct. 11, 18 and 25, the maze will be haunted.

    On Saturday, Oct. 11, Green County FFA members will be haunting the maze. On Oct. 18, Taylor County FFA members will be there and Adair County FFA members will do the haunting on Saturday, Oct. 25.

    There will be a haunting from 7 to 8 p.m. for small children.

  • The third annual Adair County Emergency Services basketball game will be Monday, Oct. 13, at 8 p.m. at Adair County High School's gymnasium.

    Gate admission will be given to family members of the late Campbellsville Fire & Rescue Capt. Tony Grider.

    Grider organized the game for the first two years and organizers say they want to keep that tradition.

    For more information, call Shannon Rowe at (270) 634-2345.

  • A Master of Illusion Magic Show on Saturday, Oct. 4, will benefit the Campbellsville Lions Club. The show will be at 7 p.m. at Taylor County Middle School. Dinky Gowen will be the master of illusion.

    Tickets are $8 in advance and $10 at the door. Children ages 5 and younger will be admitted free.

    All money raised stays in the Campbellsville community and benefits the club's eyeglass program.

    The program provides eye care, eyeglasses and eye treatments to those in need in Campbellsville.

  • Samantha Stevenson

    Campbellsville University

    Campbellsville University Art Department will present its second film in the Arthouse Film Series, "Design is One," on Friday, Oct. 3, at 10 a.m. in the Susan Kirkland Tesseneer Art Studio on campus.