Today's Features

  • Angela Michelle Marcum and Steve Casey Call will exchange wedding vows on Saturday, Sept. 20.

    Marcum is the daughter of Eddie "Hack" Marcum and Barbara Marcum of Campbellsville. Her grandparents are Martha Marcum, Bernice Lawson, Vern Tungate and the late William Marrell Marcum and Les Lawson.

    She is a graduate of Taylor County High School, Campbellsville University and the Salmon P. Chase College of Law.

    Call is the son of Steve and Dottie Call of Princeton, Ky. His grandparents are Mary Bayne Call and the late John Willard Call and Cecil and Dorothy Christine Wynn.

  • Keely Star Humphress of Campbellsville was crowned Miss Adair County Teen on July 9. She will advance to the state competition in Louisville in October. She is the daughter of Kristy Nelson and the granddaughter of Mike and Judy Humphress, all of Campbellsville.

  • The 2008-2009 performing arts season of Center Stage opened Sept. 12 with The Spencers: Theatre of Illusion, a high-energy, entertaining show that combines the elements of theatre with the art of illusion.

    Center Stage is presented by Lake Cumberland Performing Arts in partnership with The Center for Rural Development in Somerset.

    Other performances on the Center Stage schedule include:

  • A fundraiser and potluck dinner party to benefit the late Ricky "Rolaids" Rawlings will be Saturday beginning at 6 p.m.

    The benefit, which will raise money to pay for Rawlings' funeral expenses, will be at 433 Davis Road in Campbellsville.

    The family asks that those who attend bring a food dish and drink.

    Entertainment will be provided by Bill and Rita's Karaoke.

    For more information, call Betty Hicks at 465-8362.

  • Rick Gage, founder of GO TELL Ministries, will speak at Campbellsville University's chapel Wednesday, Sept. 17 at 10 a.m. in the Ransdell Chapel.

    Gage's ministry, the GO TELL Crusade, will be hosting several events for the Campbellsville-Taylor County community through Wednesday, Sept. 17. The crusade will feature evangelistic messages, worship services and guest artists such as Rick Stanley, Elvis Presley's step-brother.

  • Greater Campbellsville United will host its 6th Annual Diversity Festival beginning at 10 a.m. at the Community Center on Saturday.

    The festival will feature monologues, singing, art displays, food, a style show and booths with intergenerational table games and more.

    This year, there will also be a demonstration of Mexican folklore music and dance.

    In past years, GCU Coordinator Wanda Washington said, there have been more than 200 people to attend.

  • Joel Carwile, pastor of Valley View Baptist Church in Louisville, will speak during Campbellsville University's chapel series on Wednesday in the Ransdell Chapel.

    Carwile, at the rank of colonel, is chaplain in the Alabama State Defense Force where he has served since 2003. He was a professor in the bachelor and master's program at Whitesburg Heritage Bible College in Huntsville, Ala. He also attended the University of North Alabama and Liberty University.

  • The Green River Runners Club will have its first meeting Saturday, Sept. 13 at 9 a.m. at Campbellsville Health and Fitness Center.

    The meeting will consist of an overview of club policies and goals as well as upcoming running events in the community.

    Runners of all fitness levels are invited to attend.

    For more information, call Gary Wise at 789-9229.

  • The Taylor County Public Library will host a Grandparents' Day open house on Tuesday, Sept. 9 from 5:30 to 7 p.m.

    Those wishing to attend should bring their grandparents and/or photos of their grandparents.

    Crafts, snacks, book reading and full library services will be available.

    For more information, call Bonnie Webster at 465-2562.

  • The annual Kentuckians Reading Kentuckians event is planned for Saturday, Sept. 13 at the Giles House in Knifley.

    Readers will pay tribute to established and new Kentucky writers by reading a selection from a favorite Kentucky author or from his or her own work.

    The readings begin at 11 a.m. ET. The Giles House is located off KY 76 in Knifley.

    For more information, visit www.gilessociety.org.