Today's Features

  • The Taylor County Farm Service Agency would like to remind farmers that Friday, Aug. 15 is the final day to file an acreage report for all crops except small grain crops and value loss crops.

    Crop reports are required for eligibility for certain USDA farm programs. For more information, call 465-4651 Ext. 2 or visit the Taylor County Farm Service Agency on South Columbia Avenue.

  • The Campbellsville University School of Music will host its final concert of the summer with a graduate general recital on Tuesday, Aug. 5 at 7 p.m. in Gheens Recital Hall.

    The concert will feature summer graduate students from Taiwan studying toward the master of arts degree in music, according to Dr. J. Robert Gaddis, dean of the School of Music.

    The summer program is especially adapted for international students and is designed to be completed in four summers, he said. Most students who will be heard on the recital are currently in their third summer.

  • Mr. and Mrs. Rondall Richardson of Magnolia announce the engagement of their daughter, April Vyetta Richardson, to Jeffrey Brent Absher, son of Archie and Beverly Absher of Campbellsville.

    Richardson is a graduate of Western Kentucky University and is employed at Bloomington Hospital in Bloomington, Ind.

    Absher is also a graduate of Western Kentucky University and is employed at Wal-Mart in Bedford, Ind.

    The wedding ceremony will take place at 7:30 p.m. ET on Saturday, Aug. 2 at Lost River Cave in Bowling Green. A reception will follow.

  • Bethlehem Baptist Church in Greensburg will be hosting a Living Proof Live event on Aug. 1-2. The event will be broadcast live via satellite from Louisville.

    Beth Moore is one of the nation's leading Bible teachers. At the age of 18, Moore sensed God calling her into ministry. She graduated from Southwest Texas State University with a degree in political science and later received an honorary doctorate in humanities from Howard Payne University. In 1978, she married Keith Moore. They have two daughters.

  • Palestine Baptist Church is hosting a luncheon to fund a mission trip to New Orleans.

    The lunch will be delivered on Friday, Aug. 1 to businesses or companies that place five or more orders.

    On the menu is a ham and cheese sub sandwich, chips, cookie, bottled water and a packet of condiments. The cost is $5 per lunch.

    For more information or to place an order, call Leslie Rhodes at 849-7188.

  • There were 22 entries in this year's July Fourth Bar-B-Q Contest sponsored by Q-104/Commonwealth Broadcasting.

    Winners were:

    - First place - Broken Barbeque for pork.

    - Second place - Gibson BBQ for chicken.

    - Third place - Bluegrass BBQ for chicken.

  • Lylah Paige Curry, born May 9, is the daughter of Timmy and Patty Curry of Campbellsville. She also has a big sister, Kaitlyn. Her grandparents are Gary and Diane Rose of Columbia and Boyd and Jackie Curry of Greensburg.


    July 23, 1998

    Amanda Regina Mayes, a senior at Taylor County High School, is the summer intern for the Taylor County Conservation District.

    Air Force Airman 1st Class Jaclyn C. Ennis has graduated from basic training at Lockland Air Force Base, San Antonio, Texas.

    Kentucky Utilities will have a retirement reception Wednesday, July 29 for William "Willie" White and George E. Gupton. White is retiring with 32 years of service while Gupton has 41 years with KU.

  • Hannah Shoemaker of Campbellsville was crowned Miss Teen Hart County on July 1. She will compete at the state level in Louisville in October.

  • Cub Scout Pack 777 members are pictured during the recent Cub Scout Day Camp at Miller Park.