• TCHS names Students of the Week


    Taylor County High School recently named its Students of the Week for the week of March 31.

    They are freshman Carly Bland, sophomore Reanna Lewis, junior Jilly Benningfield and senior John Shietze.

  • TCMS names Students of the Week


    Taylor County Middle School recently named its Students of the Week for the week of March 24.

    They are Dillon Gilbert, Brady Cook, Jesslynne Mann, Kailey Thompson, Faith Gaddis, Brad Willis and Kadin Paiz.

  • Campbellsville schools honor academic achievers


    Campbellsville Independent Schools recently announced its academic achievers for March. A boy and a girl from each school are named.

    Those recognized include:

    Campbellsville Elementary School

    Enan Hagy is a third-grade student at CES. He is the son of Nicole Paige. His favorite teacher is Doretha Sanders and social studies is his favorite subject. He enjoys playing football and physical education class. His future plan is to become a football player.

  • TCHS students win at art competition


    Taylor County High School art students recently placed at the Caveland Regional Competition.

    Christa Thomas and Brittany Downey will advance to Kentucky all-state competition.

    Winners are Emily Swafford, third place in sculpture; Christa Thomas, best of show, first place in drawing, second place in mixed media and third place in painting; Megan Mullican and Rachel Roberts, honorable mention in painting; and Brittany Downey, first place in graphic design.

  • CU plans art scholarship competition

    Joan C. McKinney

    Campbellsville University

    Campbellsville University is searching for talented high school seniors to compete for two art scholarships worth $6,000 each.

    The university's annual art scholarship competition and workshop will be Saturday, April 5, beginning at 10 a.m. in Room 100 of the Art Building.

    Performance grant scholarships will also be awarded to other students who might not be chosen for the competitive art scholarships.

  • TCES announces honor roll

    Taylor County Elementary School recently released its honor roll for the third nine-week grading period. Students listed follow.

    Fourth Grade

  • ECTC to host information session for Taylor County residents

    For many Taylor County residents, it can be a struggle to determine whether the return on an investment of time and resources for college is worth it. Others might question whether they can succeed.

    However, it has been proven that those with a college degree earn considerably more than those who have a high school diploma or GED.

  • CMS hosts penny war


    Campbellsville Middle School Beta Club hosted a penny war, which raised $300 each to buy items for the Toys for Kids Program and Taylor County Animal Shelter.

  • School Menus for March 31-April 4

    Campbellsville Independent

    March 31-April 4

    Monday - Chicken tenders, mashed potatoes, green beans, mandarin oranges, fruit and milk.

    Tuesday - Grilled cheese, hash browns, baby carrots with dip, peaches, fruit and milk.

    Wednesday - Beef tacos with tortilla chips, shredded lettuce, diced tomatoes and shredded cheese, refried beans, applesauce and milk.

    Thursday - Cheese pizza, garden salad with tomato, corn, sidekick smoothies, fruit and milk.

  • CU students serve during spring break


    Samantha Stevenson

    Campbellsville University

    Spring break is one of the most anticipated vacation times for anyone in school, particularly for students in college.

    For most college students, spring break either means a relaxing time at home, earning money at work or going out to vacation with friends. For several students at Campbellsville University, however, they anticipated their spring break for another reason.