Today's Features

  • 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.

  • Several drive-through Girl Scout cookie booths will be set up on Saturday, March 8 at various local banks.

    The booths will be set up at Citizens Bank and Trust Co.'s KY 210 and Broadway branches, Taylor County Bank's main branch and Forcht Bank's KY 210 branch.

    Troops will be set up in the drive through of each bank so customers can drive in and purchase cookies without having to get out of their cars.

    For more information, or to purchase cookies, call (888) 771-5173.

  • "We Card" tobacco vendor education training has been scheduled for Tuesday, March 18 at the Taylor County Health Department.

    The "We Card" program is a vendor education program to teach the importance of asking for identification by the vendor who sells tobacco products.

    The training event is for retailers and their employees to learn about the state's minimum age laws and provides tools and materials to help them comply.

  • Campbellsville University's Department of Theater invites the public to see the play "The Taming of the Shrew" by William Shakespeare on March 7 and 8 at 7 p.m. and March 9 at 2 p.m. in the University Theater. "The Taming of the Shrew" is a story of secret identities, sarcasm and romance involving two sisters, Bianca and Kate, and many men who want to marry Bianca. But there is one thing stopping them - her sister Kate must marry first, and Kate is mean to everyone and despised by all - a true shrew!

  • The Campbellsville University orchestra will present the second annual "Concerto Concert" on Sunday, March 9 at 3 p.m. in the Ransdell Chapel.

    The program will include two solo presentations by graduate students and two selections by the full orchestra.

  • 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 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.

  • 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.

  • Pfc. Brandon Smith graduated on Feb. 1 from Company B, 2nd Battalion, 81st Armor Regiment at Fort Knox.

    Smith attended both Campbellsville and Taylor County school systems and is currently stationed at Ft. Hood, Texas.

    He is the son of Linda Jenkins and Kelvin Mills.