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Today's Features

  • The Special Collections Reading Room of the Kentucky Historical Society is providing researchers appointment-only hours on Tuesdays and Wednesdays.

    The new hours began March 3.

    The Special Collections Reading Room will also be open to walk-in researchers from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Thursdays and Fridays. The Reading Room is closed Saturday through Monday. Hours in the Martin F. Schmidt Library at the Kentucky Historical Society remain the same, open from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m., Tuesday through Saturday.

  • Sarah Hays and Nicholas Pickett, both of Lawrenceburg, will exchange wedding vows on Saturday, March 15.

    Hays is the daughter of Larry and Jennifer Hays of Lawrenceburg. Her grandparents are Joyce and Richard Case, Davis Hays and Shirley Mullikin, all of Lawrenceburg.

    She is a 2002 graduate of Anderson County High School and a 2007 graduate of Campbellsville University, where she earned a bachelor of science degree in business administration. Hays is employed as a revenue program officer for the Kentucky Department of Revenue.

  • Jessica Scott and Tyler Sharpe will exchange wedding vows on Saturday, March 8 at Fry Baptist Church.

    Scott is the daughter of Caroline Scott and the late Johnny Holly.

    She is a 2005 graduate of Taylor County High School and is currently attending Campbellsville University. Scott is employed at Green Hill Manor.

    Sharpe is the son of James and Peggy Sharpe.

    He is a 2002 graduate of Green County High School and a 2006 graduate of Lindsey Wilson College. Sharpe is employed at James Sharpe and Son Cedar Mill.

    The couple is building their home in Greensburg.

  • Benjamin Shaw Cox, son of Benji and Kara Cox of Newnan, Ga., was 1 year old on Dec. 29. He had a celebration with friends and family. He is the grandson of Mike and Peggy Ware and Barry and Lucy Cox, all of Campbellsville, and Doug and Jamie Withers of Bonita Springs, Fla. He also has a big brother, Peyton Back.

  • Casey and Jobey Lynn Baker of Campbellsville announce the birth of a son, William Wesley, at 5:09 p.m. on Saturday, Feb. 16 at Taylor Regional Hospital in Campbellsville. He weighed 7 pounds, 11 ounces and was 19 1/2 inches long.

    Grandparents are Steve and Sherri Williams, John and Missy McKinley and Mike and Linda Baker.

    Great-grandparents are Amel and Carolyn Baker, Betty Bennett, and Mildred and Jesse Manasco.

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  • Ashley Brooke Tucker and David Matthew Green, both of Brentwood, Tenn., exchanged wedding vows on Sunday, Sept. 16 at Daufuskie Island Resort in South Carolina.

    Dr. Clarence Edmondson performed the ceremony.

    The bride is the daughter of Jim and Debbie Miller and Ivan and Carol Tucker, all of Campbellsville. Her grandparents are Lucy Tucker of Campbellsville and the late Ivan Tucker and Mr. and Mrs. Raymond Furkin.

  • Tennessee artist Ed Taylor, formerly of Campbellsville, will host an exhibit titled "As The Bowl Turns," at Campbellsville University through March 21.

    A reception is set for Saturday, March 15 from 1 to 3 p.m. in the Art Gallery, located across from Gosser Fine Arts Center.

    The exhibit and reception are free and open to the public.

  • Judy Dabney's Sunday school class at Campbellsville Baptist Church made a $415 donation to the Taylor County BackPack Program. For just $20, the BackPack Program is able to feed a child on weekends, school breaks and during the summer. Pictured are Darlene Humphress, left, Taylor County BackPack Program coordinator, and Wanda Jeffries, Sunday school class representative.

  • The other day I overheard two young women discussing relationships. From what I gathered, people their age (mid 20s) don't date the way I've always understood dating. Instead, they go through a progression of stages.

    If I have this correct, first you "talk with" a person over a period of time, then you move into "hanging out." After that comes "going out" and then I think you move into "being in a relationship."

    I'm so 53.

    Currently, I'm reading a book about generational differences, "Mind the Gap!" It describes and defines five generations of people alive today:

  • People in more than 170 countries and regions will celebrate World Day of Prayer on Friday, March 7.

    World Day of Prayer is a worldwide ecumenical movement of women and men of many faith traditions who come together to observe a common day of prayer on the first Friday in March each year.

    The event will be celebrated locally at St. Mark United Methodist Church, located at 400 Meader St., beginning at 7 p.m.