• Gold, silver and diamond buyers coming to Campbellsville

    The International Gold, Silver and Diamond Buyers will be making a stop in Campbellsville at Holiday Inn Express, located at 102 Plantation Drive, on Tuesday, July 26 through Saturday, July 30. The show hours are 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Tuesday through Friday and 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Saturday.
    The group will be purchasing coins, paper currency, gold and silver on behalf of their global network of collectors, dealers and refineries. The event is free and open to the public.

  • FSA reminds landowners of CRP responsibilities

    The Farm Service Agency reminds Conservation Reserve Program participants that the participant is responsible for maintaining the established practices according to the CRP or CREP conservation plan of operation throughout the contract period.
    This responsibility includes excluding livestock and controlling soil erosion along with controlling diseases, insects, undesirable plants and noxious weeds to a level that does not adversely affect the long-term sustainability of the established species or that poses offsite drift problems.

  • BBB releases latest scam list

    The Better Business Bureau has released its list of the latest scams and bad business.

  • Grand champion bull has local owner

    TC Aberdeen Ace 966 won grand champion bull at the 2011 Kentucky Angus Association Preview Show on June 17 in Louisville, Ky. Owners are Buckner and Jeffries of Canmer, TC Ranch Inc. of Franklin, Neb. and J.R. Smoot of Campbellsville. TC Aberdeen Ace 966 is the son of TC Aberdeen 759. He first claimed senior champion. James Pipkin of Republic, Mo. evaluated the 70 entries.

  • Orthodyne photo contest winners announced

    Orthodyne Physical Therapy hosted a Fourth of July amateur photo contest. Entries were judged in the following categories - scenic, people, patriotic, miscellaneous and animal.

    First place won an engraved wooden picture frame and a $64 cash award. Second place received $20 and a ribbon and third place received $10 and a ribbon.

    Winners are as follows:

  • KORT offers new concussion management program at area schools

    An estimated 300,000 sports-related traumatic brain injuries are reported in the United States each year. Concussion is the most common sports-related brain injury, second only to motor vehicle crashes as the leading cause of traumatic injury among 15- to 24-year-olds.

    Properly diagnosing concussion and seeking treatment early helps athletes recover more quickly, and this is the reason KORT has developed a new concussion management program.

  • Local man featured in Buyers Market of American Craft

    Buyers from galleries and stores across the U.S. and Canada can purchase some of the finest work by Kentucky artisans when they visit the Kentucky Crafted booth at the Buyers Market of American Craft in Baltimore, Md.

    The show is now under way and runs through Wednesday.

    Among the works for sale will be those of Jordan Stapp of Campbellsville's K & M Crafts of Kentucky.

  • Deadline for Supplemental Revenue Assistance Payments applications approaches

    Farmers and ranchers applying for assistance for 2009 crop losses under the Supplemental Revenue Assistance Payments program, also known as SURE, have until July 29 to submit an application.

    SURE provides crop disaster assistance to eligible producers who have suffered crop production or quality losses. Producers in a secretarial declared county must have suffered at least a 10 percent loss on a crop of economic significance. For those producers not in a secretarial declared county, a total farm production loss of greater than 50 percent must occur.

  • TRH cancer center receives certification

    The Commission on Cancer of the American College of Surgeons has granted three-year accreditation with commendation to the cancer program at Taylor Regional Hospital.

  • Bluegrass Cellular launches text-only plan for hearing impaired

    Bluegrass Cellular has launched a text-only service plan for customers who, because of a disability, are unable to communicate over a voice network.

    The new service plan is now available and provides text-only access to Bluegrass Cellular's nationwide service network. The new plan will offer unlimited text messaging for $20 per month on select devices. Any voice minutes will be billed at a rate of 10 cents per minute. A certification of disability will be required to be eligible for the text-only service.