• 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.

  • TCES names Good Deed winners


    Taylor County Elementary School recently named its Good Deed winners for the week of March 21.

    They are Kimber Gabehart, Addison Newton and Donald Howard. Absent from the photo are Allison Johnson and Alyssa Groves.

  • TCES names Writers of the Week


    Taylor County Elementary School recently named its Writers of the Week for the week of March 14.

    They are Chris Murphy, Tanner Brockman, Madison Barlow, Abby Ford and Ally Walters.

  • TCMS students win at 4-H talk meet


    Taylor County Middle School students competed and took home several awards at the recent 4-H Talk Meet.

    Kara Cox was the overall 11-year-old winner.

    Andrew Melton won in the 12-year-old category and Tori Daugherty took home top honors amongst the 13-year-olds.

  • CES to participate in Purple Up! celebration

    Campbellsville Elementary School students will participate in the annual Purple Up! for Military Kids celebration on Tuesday, April 15.

    Established by former Secretary of Defense Caspar Weinberger in 1986, the designation of April as the Month of the Military Child acknowledges the significant role military youth play in our communities. In Kentucky, there are more than 30,000 military children.