Today's Features

  • Crusade for Children collections end Sunday

    Crusade for Children collections have begun.

    House-to-house collections will continue through Thursday and roadblocks will begin Friday.

    Friday's roadblocks will begin at 3 p.m. and end at dark. Saturday's roadblocks will begin at noon and also end at dark. Sunday's roadblock will be in front of the Campbellsville/Taylor County Fire Department.

  • Taylor County Relay for Life events begin Friday at Taylor County High School. The annual event raises money for the American Cancer Society. This year's theme refers to movies.

    Events begin at 5 p.m. A schedule of events follows.

    - 5 to 7 p.m. - Teams arrive and set up.

    - 7 to 8 p.m. - Opening ceremonies. The national anthem will be performed by Allie Hash. The prayer will be led by Dave Collie. Taylor County Jr. Color Guard, Hannah Ellis, Clint Graham and Zach Sharp will also perform.

    - 8 to 8:30 p.m. - Kick off and instructions.

  • Saloma Baptist Church will host a gospel concert on Sunday, June 29 at 6 p.m. with Southern Legacy.

    A potluck meal and fellowship hour precedes the concert at 5 p.m.

    Everyone is invited.

  • Campbellsville Christian Church will celebrate "Baby Day" during the 11 a.m. service on Sunday, June 1.

    Babies less than 1-year-old will be introduced and presented a gift.

    "Righteous Acts," the Campbellsville Christian Church Youth Drama Team, will present the evening program on June 1 at 6:30 in the sanctuary.

    "Righteous Acts" is made up of 15 middle and high school students under the direction of Cari Gaddie.

    The program is free.


    May 28, 1998

    Bluford and Callie Davis of Campbellsville will celebrate their 25th wedding anniversary on Sunday, May 31.

    Matt Wise was the winning designer of the Mannsville School KIRIS "Blow Out" T-shirt.

    Navy Seaman Brandon N. Noel recently reported for duty with Naval Mobile Construction Battalion Five, Guantanamo Bay, Cuba.

    Taylor County finished third in the girls' competition and fourth in boys' at the Class AA Region 4 Track and Field meet in Williamsburg on Friday.

  • Tiffany Gordon and Austin Tedder, both of Campbellsville, will exchange wedding vows on Saturday, June 7.

    Gordon is the daughter of Brad Gordon of Lebanon and Melissa Gordon of Campbellsville. Her grandparents are Bobby and Peggy Chewning and David and Glenda Gupton, all of Campbellsville.

    She is a December 2007 graduate of Western Kentucky University and is employed at Taylor Regional Hospital.

  • Julie Renee Sexton and Joseph Elliott Nash will exchange wedding vows on Saturday, June 14.

    Sexton is the 21-year-old daughter of Bill and Tammy Sexton of Columbia.

    Nash is the 25-year-old son of Larry and Becky Nash of Campbellsville.

    The wedding ceremony will take place at 2:30 p.m. ET at Columbia Christian Church. A reception will follow in the church's fellowship activity center.

    All family and friends are invited to attend. Invitations will only be sent to guests outside of Taylor, Green and Adair counties.

  • Katlynn Elizabeth Metcalf, born April 15, is the daughter of Brad and Christie Metcalf of Bardstown. Her grandparents are Richard and Diane Bland of Campbellsville and Dan and Edna Metcalf of New Haven. Great-grandparents are Louise Bland of Lebanon, Frances Murphy of Campbellsville and Mary Ellen Metcalf of New Haven.

  • Lowell Avenue Baptist Church will host a community-wide youth service on Sunday, June 8.

    Steadfast will be leading the music while Andrew Eaton will deliver the message.

    Food and fellowship will follow the service, which begins at 6 p.m.

    The community is invited to attend.

  • Brian and Rebecca Wooley of Bowling Green announce the birth of a son, Blake Morris, at 2:11 a.m. on Friday, March 21 at The Medical Center of Bowling Green. He weighed 7 pounds, 6 1/4 ounces and was 20 3/4 inches long.

    Grandparents are Ronnie and JoAnn Morris of Campbellsville and Morris and Carol Wooley of Bowling Green.

    Great-grandparents are Joe and Clare Craig of Hendersonville, N.C., Martha Schwarzman of Atlantic City, N.J., Nellie Brewer of Campbellsville and the late Harold Brewer, Coy and Estelle Morris and Bill and Dorothy Wooley.

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