• TCES names Writers of the Week


    Taylor County Elementary School recently announced its Writers of the Week for March 18. They are kindergartner Gracie Petrey, first grader Jakeb Kelsay, second grader Kaylee Reynolds, third grader Blake Nelson, fourth grader Jane Tucker and fifth grader Marissa Garrett.

  • CHS to offer college application help

    Campbellsville High School seniors or parents who need help completing college applications can receive assistance on Monday, March 28 from 5 to 7 p.m. in the CHS Media Center.

    A representative from the Kentucky Higher Education Assistance Authority will be on hand, as will a representative from the KRA Youth Services Program.

    CHS counselors, family resource personnel and administrators will also attend.

    For more information, call 789-2718 or 572-6376.

  • CU hires Gower as assistant professor of English/online

    Tawny Vilchis

    Campbellsville University

    Nathan Neil Gower, of Charlestown, Ind., has been hired as assistant professor of English/online at Campbellsville University, according to an announcement from Dr. Michael V. Carter, president of Campbellsville University.

    Gower is a CU alumnus, earning his bachelor's degree in English and psychology in 2006. He received a Master of Fine Arts in creative writing from Spalding University in 2008. He is a 2002 graduate of Henderson County High School.

  • Allen joins education faculty at CU


    Elena Groholske

    Campbellsville University

    Dr. Lisa Scites Allen of Bardstown has been hired as an assistant professor of special education at Campbellsville University, according to an announcement from Dr. Michael V. Carter, president of Campbellsville University.

    Since 1998, Allen worked at Nelson County High School in Bardstown, seven years as an English teacher and 15 years as a guidance counselor.

  • CMS choir performs in Frankfort


    Campbellsville Middle School Eagle Choir performed for the House of Representatives before session on Tuesday, March 1 at the state Capitol in Frankfort.

  • CMS Beta Club attends state convention


    Campbellsville Middle School Beta Club members went to the state convention recently in Louisville at the Galt House. Thirty-seven students attended.

  • TCES names Good Deed winners


    Taylor County Elementary School recently announced its Good Deed winners for the week of March 16. They are Jessica Haliday, Tyree Lotts, Ryan Underwood and Savanna Brown. Gavin Jeffries is not pictured.

  • TCES group visits Glassworks


    Taylor County Elementary School gifted and talented students visited Glassworks in downtown Louisville on March 16. Students toured the facility and observed glass artists at work. They also took part in a hands-on activity and made a sun-catcher to bring home with them.

  • School menus for March 28-April 1

    Campbellsville Independent

    March 28-April 1

    Monday - Chicken fried steak with gravy, mashed potatoes, fruit cocktail, biscuit and milk. Choice - chuckwagon.

    Tuesday - Manager's choice, baked beans, applesauce, graham cracker and milk. Choice - chuckwagon.

    Wednesday - Chicken alfredo, tossed salad, peaches, Texas toast and milk. Choice - pork chop.

    Thursday - Bologna and cheese, baked chips, apple, vegetable sticks with dip and milk. Choice - fried steak.

  • School Board sets CHS graduation date


    Graduation day for the Campbellsville High senior class has been set for Friday, May 27.

    Campbellsville students have missed eight days of classes because of bad weather this winter. As a result, Campbellsville Independent School Board members agreed Monday night at their regular monthly meeting to amend the school calendar.

    As of now, Wednesday, May 25 will be the last day for students, with May 26-27 set aside as teacher work days. Teachers will return after Memorial Day for their closing day.