• CHS releases honor roll

    Campbellsville High School has released its honor roll for the third nine-week grading period.

    Students listed follow.

    All A's

  • Vet student coated at Auburn University


    Andy Pike of Campbellsville recently received a clinical white coat from Auburn University's College of Veterinary Medicine.

    The coat, presented to students at the end of their junior year, marks the transition from veterinary sciences into senior clinical rotations where students help administer patient care.

    Pike earned a degree in agriculture in 2004 from Western Kentucky University. He is a 1999 graduate of Taylor County High School.

  • School menus for April 11-15

    Campbellsville Independent

    April 11-15

    Monday - Cheeseburger, pickles, onions, French fries, peaches, chocolate pudding, vanilla wafers and milk. Choice - chuckwagon.

    Tuesday - Pizza, buttered corn, mandarin oranges, oatmeal squares and milk. Choice - corn dog.

    Wednesday - Chicken nuggets, mashed potatoes, green beans, strawberry cups, bread slice and milk. Choice - pork chop.

    Thursday - Baked spaghetti, tossed salad, hash brown, pears, Texas toast and milk. Choice - chicken fried steak.

  • TC students chosen for Kentucky All-State Children's Chorus


    Taylor County students Alex Brockman and Madison Jones participated in the Kentucky All-State Children's Chorus on Feb. 9-10. The students performed at Whitney Hall of the Louisville Center for the Arts in Louisville. From left are Brockman from TCMS, Jones from TCES and Music Director Anita Gardner.

  • Commissioner visits Taylor County Schools


    By Shannon Clark, Taylor County Schools

    Dr. Terry Holliday, Kentucky's education commissioner, visited the Taylor County School District on March 30.

    Holliday visited all three of the district's schools and met with Superintendent Roger Cook, among others, to discuss needs, challenges, goals and accomplishments in Taylor County schools.

  • Anti-Drug Coalition, law enforcement team up


    The Campbellsville Taylor County Anti-Drug Coalition teamed up with local law enforcement in an effort to reduce drunk and drugged driving on highways.

    In December, the coalition provided funds to the Campbellsville Police Department to increase enforcement during the holiday season.

    During the month of January, Taylor County Sheriff's Office set up safety checkpoints on Super Bowl Sunday and again on St. Patrick's Day. In addition to increased patrol, grant funds were used to purchase new alcohol sensors for law enforcement officers.

  • Head Start accepting applications

    Lake Cumberland Head Start is now taking applications for the upcoming 2011-2012 school year.

    Head Start is open to eligible 3- and 4-year-olds.

    Several documents are needed for applications, including birth certificate, medical card/insurance number, income verification and Social Security numbers.

    Head Start welcomes children with disabilities and special needs.

  • Ford completes level one of reading program


    Sarah Ford, a Campbellsville Independent School student, recently completed level one in the Edmark Reading Program.

    The program is a comprehensive reading program that addresses multiple modalities and is effective in building vocabulary and comprehension skills.

    Ford will soon begin level two. To celebrate, Ford's class had a pizza party and she received a certificate of completion.

  • 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

    Jimmy Russell is a third grade student at CES. He is the son of Angela and Jimmy Russell. He enjoys baseball, being a member of the SPY team and the Titans football team. His favorite teacher is Melanie Adams and math is his favorite subject. His future plans are to attend Campbellsville University and be a football player.

  • TCHS names Students of the Week


    Taylor County High School recently named its Students of the Week for March 7-11. From left are senior Ben Hollingsworth, junior Wade Cave, sophomore Jordon Cundiff and freshman Wyatt Osbourn.