• CES students meet AR goals


    Campbellsville Elementary School students were recently recognized for meeting Accelerated Reader goals.

    The following students have met one AR goal for this school year.

  • School building discussion draws cheers, boos

    It was a night of cheers and jeers at last week's Taylor County School Board meeting.

    With the meeting moved to Taylor County Middle School's gymnasium to accommodate a larger crowd, the discussion of the District's building project prompted several rounds of applause from the crowd, as well as one instance of boos.

  • Students honored at 'Celebration of Scholars'


    Former Kentucky Gov. Martha Layne Collins congratulates Kenzie Lyons and Courtney Marlow on Saturday, March 26 for the scholarships they were awarded by Georgetown College during the annual "Celebration of Scholars" banquet in Davis-Reid Alumni Gym.

    Both seniors at Taylor County High School, Lyons is the daughter of Gary and Terri Lyons of Campbellsville, and Marlow's parents are Charles Marlow and Tracy Pettit of Campbellsville.

  • Anti-drug coalition sponsors Kick Butts poster contest


    Campbellsville/Taylor County Anti-Drug Coalition sponsored a poster contest at Campbellsville Middle School for Kick Butts Day on March 23. Kick Butts Day is a national day of activism that empowers youth to stand up against tobacco use. One winner was chosen for each grade level.

    Winners received a Campbellsville drawstring backpack with free movie passes, a T-shirt and other prizes inside. Front, from left, are Amye McFall, Cassie Squires, Sara Farmer and Cameron Martin. In back is Erin Estes, Campbellsville site coordinator.

  • TCES names Writers of the Week


    Taylor County Elementary School recently announced its Writers of the Week for April 1. They are kindergartner Mariah Appleby, first grader Christopher Williams, second grader Emily Watkins, third grader Dillon Whitaker, fourth grader Kelsie Perkins, fifth grader Alexia Moss and fifth grader Sami Jo Smith.

  • Advocacy journalism is topic of CU's media luncheon


    Elena Groholske

    Campbellsville University

    "To quote George Strait, 'I've got some ocean front property in Arizona, from my front porch you can see the sea," Beverly Kirk said at Campbellsville University's seventh annual media appreciation luncheon on Thursday, March 31.

  • School menus for April 25-29

    Campbellsville Independent

    April 25-29

    Monday - Sausage patty, scrambled eggs, baked apples, biscuits and gravy and milk. Choice - chuckwagon.

    Tuesday - Chicken alfredo, tossed salad, peaches, chocolate chip cookie, Texas toast and milk. Choice - chicken fried steak.

    Wednesday - Tacos, tortilla chips, lettuce, tomato, cheese, Spanish rice, sherbet and milk. Choice - pork chop.

    Thursday - Manager's choice, hash brown, applesauce, vanilla wafers and milk. Choice - corn dog.

  • TCES releases honor roll

    Taylor County Elementary School has released its intermediate honor roll for third nine-week grading period.

    Students listed follow.

    All A's

  • CES names Students of the Week


    Campbellsville Elementary School recently announced its Students of the Week. From left, front: Tavon Reed, Sarah Adkins, Jake Sallee, Aidan Cox, Aun Daya Coleman, Monte Orvis and Gabby Tucker. Middle: Laci Hodgens, Zaria Cowan, Carly Adams, Briante Gowdy, Nate Arachi and Brooke Tucker. Back: Samuel Bell, Cameron Bohannon, Cristina Barrera, Nicolas Cowan and Brandon Greer.

  • TCHS names Students of the Week


    Taylor County High School recently announced its Students of the Week for March 21-25. They are, from left, freshman Noah Scott, sophomore Haley Franklin, junior Jenna Ferrante and senior Chelcie Salyers.