• Forcht Bank names new senior banking officer

    Forcht Bank recently announced the return of Leroy Bratcher to the Campbellsville market as senior banking officer.   

  • Amedisys Home Health named to 2011 Top 500 HomeCare Elite

    Amedisys Home Health in Campbellsville announced that it has been named to the 2011 HomeCare Elite top 500 home health agencies in the country for the third time.
    Now in its sixth year, the HomeCare Elite is a compilation of the top-performing home health agencies in the United States. Winners are ranked by an analysis of performance measures in quality outcomes, quality improvement and financial performance. The HomeCare Elite identifies the top 25 percent of agencies and further highlights the top 100 and top 500 agencies overall.

  • County Agricultural Investment Program approved for Taylor County

    The Kentucky Agricultural Development Board, chaired by Gov. Steve Beshear, recently approved $173,000 in Taylor County Agricultural Development Funds for a County Agricultural Investment Program. The Taylor County Cattlemen’s Association Inc. submitted a proposal to the Taylor County Agricultural Development Council and the Kentucky Agricultural Development Board to provide cost-share incentives to area farmers.  

  • Thompson to compete in NAILE

    Isaac Thompson of Campbellsville has entered a Hereford in the beef division of the 38th annual North American International Livestock Exposition. The world’s largest purebred livestock show, the event takes place at the Kentucky Exposition Center in Louisville on Nov. 5-18.

  • AT&T boosts mobile broadband network in Taylor County

    AT&T customers in Kentucky are expected to experience improved mobile broadband coverage and voice performance as a result of continued investment by AT&T. The company announced recently network improvements made in the first half of 2011 to enhance the wireless capacity and performance of its mobile broadband network throughout the Bluegrass State.
    AT&T has upgraded over 120 new cell sites for mobile broadband, including sites in Taylor County.

  • Golf scramble donations

    Taylor Regional Hospital Charity Golf Scramble received a big boost from two local banks. Citizens Bank & Trust Co. and Taylor County Bank were major sponsors of the third annual event. Each bank donated $5,000 toward the purchase of a second van, which will be used to expand the existing free van service offered to TRH patients. 

  • Coldwell Banker Co. National Award winner has Campbellsville ties

    Coldwell Banker Co. and Managing Broker Kevin Farris recently announced that Lisa Ford Hornback was named the 2010 National Award winner.
    Hornback, the daughter of Donald and Juanita Ford of Campbellsville, closed 59 units receiving the distinguish International President’s Elite Award. She is in the top 1 percent of all Coldwell Banker agents in the nation.
    Hornback also received the Most Closed Units, Most Listings Taken, Highest Closed Volume, Most Listings Sold, Most Buyer Controlled Sales, Gold Plus Award and Most GCI Closed awards.

  • Dr. El-Atfy leaving TRH sleep center

    Taylor Regional Hospital recently announced that Dr. Asser El-Atfy, pulmonologist and sleep medicine specialist, will be leaving the Taylor Regional Pulmonary and Sleep Medicine Clinic. His last day in the clinic will be Nov. 10.
    El-Atfy has served this region well, and will be greatly missed, stated TRH CEO Jane Wheatley. However, she said, Taylor Regional Pulmonary and Sleep Medicine Clinic will continue to be staffed by a qualified pulmonary and sleep medicine physician and remain open for appointments for both pulmonary and sleep-related disorders on the same schedule.

  • Gaines joins HaiRx

    Michelle Gaines has joined HaiRx, located at 106 Churchill Drive in Campbellsville near Campbellsville University. Gaines is a color specialist and master designer and specializes in creative updos and makeup artistry for all occasions. She is available by appointment only.

  • Gardner’s HairCare opens

    Gardner’s HairCare has joined Gardner’s Photography at 198 Honeysuckle Lane in the Farmgate Subdivision, located off Lebanon Road. Gardner’s HairCare offers full salon services. Products include Matrix, Big Sexy Hair and Sukesha. Appointments, call-aheads and walk-ins are welcome. They are open Tuesday through Saturday. Monisa and Terry Gardner are the owners.