• TCES names Writers of the Week


    Taylor County Elementary School recently named its primary Writers of the Week for the week of Nov. 25.

    They are kindergartener Mackenzie Driver, first-grader Cole Richerson and second-grader Kaitlyn Lawson.

  • Local students perform as part of all-state keyboard ensemble


    The All-State Keyboard Ensemble is a highlight of the Kentucky Music Teachers Association Annual Conference and many local students participated this year.

    Students from around the state joined at the event for a special educational experience at Murray State University. They played music together under the direction of conductor Susan Olgilvie from Texas and attended music clinics by university faculty from around Kentucky.

  • Campbellsville choirs perform during Veterans Day ceremony


    Campbellsville eighth- and ninth-grade students performed "A Tribute To the Armed Forces" during the community's annual Veteran's Day Program on Monday, Nov. 11.

    The medley featured songs from each branch of service.

    Campbellsville Middle School fourth- through sixth-grade choir performed The National Anthem and To Those Who Serve.

    The choirs are under the direction of Brittany Nicole Matthews.

  • TCES names Good Deed winners


    Taylor County Elementary School recently announced its Good Deed winners for the week of Nov. 11.

    They are Logan Richerson, Serenity Blair, Silas Young, Zachary Johnson, Kiley Parker and Keilah Heath.

  • TCMS names Students of the Week


    Taylor County Middle School recently named its Students of the Week for the week of Nov. 18.

    They are Amanda Farmer, Hayley Burress, Jacob Fouts, Drew Proctor, Deatrick Wilcher and Frank Bladen.

  • CU athletes receive 'Life Book'


    Jose Soriano

    Kasey Ricketts

    Campbellsville University

    The Gideon International funded more than 700 "Life Books" for all of Campbellsville University athletes to receive during the fall semester.

    The "Life Book," by Carl Blunt, is a small book with 110 pages containing the gospel. All athletes at CU will be receiving the book.

  • School Menus for Dec. 2-6

    Campbellsville Independent

    Dec. 2-6

    Monday - Hot dog on bun, tater tots, fruit cocktail, Scooby snacks, fruit and milk.

    Tuesday - Lasagna, tossed salad with tomatoes, peas and carrots, garlic bread, banana, fruit and milk.

    Wednesday - Mini corn dogs, macaroni and cheese, coleslaw, pineapple tidbits, fruit and milk.

    Thursday - Vegetable beef soup, cheese slice, applesauce, crackers, fruit and milk.

  • CES participates in math-a-thon


    Campbellsville Elementary School recently participated in St. Jude Children's Research Hospital's Math-a-thon.

    Students worked on math skills while collecting money to help students like them who are suffering from cancer and other diseases.

    CES collected $2,233.41. Grayson Dooley collected the most donations.

    Lisa Wiseman's class won a pizza party for collecting the most donations and Hannah Jones' class won a party for winning the Penny War that supported the math-a-thon.

  • TCES students, staff members wear blue for Diabetes Day


    Taylor County Elementary School wore blue on Thursday, Nov. 14, in support of World Diabetes Day.

  • CU breaks enrollment record for students living on campus

    Joan C. McKinney

    Campbellsville University

    Campbellsville University has reached a milestone in the number of students living on campus for the fall semester at 1,122. This is the largest number of students living on campus, and the second year CU has exceeded the 3,600-enrollment mark, according to Dr. Michael V. Carter, president.