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Today's Features

  • Campbellsville University is searching for talented high school seniors to compete for two art scholarships worth a total of $12,000.

    The university's annual art scholarship competition and workshop will be Saturday, April 5 beginning at 9 a.m. in room 100 of the new art building across from Gosser Fine Arts Center on campus.

    Performance grant scholarships will also be awarded to other students who might not be chosen for the competitive art scholarships.

  • The Taylor County Public Library will host an "Evening with the Presidents" on Tuesday, Feb. 19.

    The event is from 5 to 7 p.m. and will feature stories and crafts for children, refreshments and an appearance by a special guest.

    The extended library hours will offer those who attend full library services, including books and magazines, Internet access and audio recordings.

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

  • Children need proper nutrients to grow strong and healthy, but treats and serving sizes also need to be limited so that children will not develop weight and health problems.

    Taylor Regional Hospital will offer a free class, "Fun Foods for Kids," from 5:30 to 7 p.m. on Thursday, Feb. 21 at the TRH Learning & Resource Center at 125B Kingswood Drive in Campbellsville.

    The class will be presented by Carrie Phillips, a registered dietitian.

  • The Department of English as a Second Language at Campbellsville University will continue its "ESL in the Community" classes.

    Classes will be offered through May on two mornings a week, Mondays and Thursdays, at 9 a.m., in Room 101 of the Ransdell Chapel.

    Classes are free, open to the public and taught by university-trained personnel.

    The department is especially interested in being able to provide this community service on an even broader basis, especially to those in agriculturally related work who may need instruction at a very beginning level.

  • Members of the Taylor County Middle School Student Technology Leadership Program will provide the program for the Taylor County Historical Society's next meeting Tuesday, Feb. 19.

    The students will present a multimedia, searchable presentation on Taylor County history, a presentation they will be entering in state competition later this year.

    SaVannah Rash, recent winner of the Abraham Lincoln Speech Contest, will participate in the presentation.

  • With the 2008 election in high gear, Kentucky author and politician Jonathan Miller will speak at Lindsey Wilson College on 10 values essential to uniting America.

    Miller will speak about "The Compassionate Community: Ten Values to Unite America" at 5 p.m. ET Tuesday, Feb. 19 in W.W. Slider Humanities Center Recital Hall.

    His talk - which is free and open to the public - is part of the 2007-2008 Lindsey Wilson Cultural Affairs Series and also the college's Lecture Series on Civic Engagement.

  • About one in four Kentucky children and one in eight Indiana children live in poverty. That's why Girl Scouts are asking their communities to join them in Wee Care, a Girl Scout service project during Valentine's Week, Feb. 11-18.

    Since 1999, the Wee Care service project has helped meet the needs of less fortunate children in Kentucky and Indiana communities.

    More than 22,000 Girl Scouts from across Kentuckiana have partnered with their local county health departments to assist parents with baby care items.

  • Milton Farmer will celebrate his 95th birthday on Saturday. A celebration, hosted by his family, will be from 2 to 4 p.m. at Muldraugh Hill Baptist Church. They request no gifts. Cards, however, are welcome.

  • Pamela Jane Bright and Robert Russell Cundiff will exchange wedding vows on Wednesday, Feb. 27 in Fort Lauderdale, Fla.

    Bright is the daughter of Carolyn Bright of Campbellsville and the late Wilbur Bright. She has two children, Joshua Graham of Bowling Green and Marsha Graham of Campbellsville.

    She is the general manager of Five Star Food Mart.

    Cundiff is the son of Thelma Cundiff of Columbia and Ed Cundiff of Shepherdsville. He has a daughter, Brittany Cundiff of Mt. Washington.

  • Carolyn Puckett of Liberty and Jack Cunningham of Lexington announce the engagement of their daughter, Jennifer Rhea Cunningham, to Marshall Shawn Rock, son of Joe and May Rock of Campbellsville.

    Cunningham is a graduate of Tates Creek High School and Eastern Kentucky University. She is employed at Bluegrass IMPACT.

    Rock is a graduate of Campbellsville High School and Eastern Kentucky University. He is employed at L-3 Communications.

    The wedding ceremony will take place on Saturday, April 19 at Calvary Baptist Church in Lexington.

    Invitations will be sent.