• Gary Vidito visits TCES


    Gary Vidito visited Taylor County Elementary School's fifth-grade students on Thursday, March 10. Vidito is a professional entertainer and songwriter who shares his passion for history through music and stories. His presentation, "A Nation Once More," was designed to enhance students' knowledge of the Civil War.

  • CES names Students of the Week


    Campbellsville Elementary School recently named its Students of the Week for March 4.

    Pictured, from left, front, are Brittany Viers, Isaac Roddy, Queenandra Dunn, Xierra Foster, Emily Hayden, Adrien Smith, Samantha Allen and Sarah Ford. Back: Justin Bright, Emily Rodgers, Samantha Underwood, Kameron Smith, Matthew Graham, Dylan Coomer and Glenn Lamer.

  • Bailey serves as page for Sen. Jimmy Higdon


    Jonathan Kyle Bailey, the son of Charles and Vicky Bailey and a sophomore at Taylor County High School, served as a page for Sen. Jimmy Higdon, R-Lebanon, on Feb. 24.

  • Residents compete for Begley Scholarship

    Three Taylor County residents competed in Lindsey Wilson College's 2011 Scholars Day on Saturday, Feb. 19.

    The three Taylor County residents were among 109 select high school seniors from four states who were invited by the college to compete for one of three John B. Begley Scholarships.

  • Library receives grant for children's books

    Bonnie Webster

    Taylor County Public Library

    The Taylor County Public Library has received a grant from the Green/Taylor Early Childhood Council to purchase several children's books for our collection.

    This will be a two-part article since there are too many titles to list in just one article. Watch for the second part of this article in a few weeks.

    Books the library will receive include:

  • CIS receives mobile computer lab


    Campbellsville Independent Schools recently received 30 netbook computers on a rolling cart with a printer and wireless access.

    Teachers are able to enrich the content they are teaching in their classroom without having to physically move the students to a location with computers and Internet access.

    The computers were purchased with funds provided by Citizens Bank and Trust Co.

  • CES names Students of the Week


    Campbellsville Elementary School recently named its Students of the Week for Feb. 25. Pictured are, from left, front: Zamar Owens, Jasmine Mitchell, Laura Lowe, Trinity Bartley, Savanna Brockman, Charles Pettigrew, Jessie Meier and Brooklyn Taylor. Middle: Aviona Smith, JaKayle Brown, Siera Owens, Amelia Rafferty, Jackson Antle, Logan Rakes and Casey Hardin. Back: Chloe Cox, Haley Sparkman, Logan Phillips, Greg Lopez and Drake Cruse.

  • TCES names Good Deed winners


    Taylor County Elementary School recently announced its Good Deed winners for the week of March 2. They are Logan Parker, Caleb Miller, Nathan Crabtree, Madison Kinser and Alexis Mings.

  • School menus for March 14-18

    Campbellsville Independent

    March 14-18

    Monday - Burrito, salsa, cheese sauce, tortilla chips, refried beans, sherbet, cinnamon bun cookie and milk. No choice listed.

    Tuesday - Grilled cheese, tater tots, peach cup, vegetable sticks with dip and milk. Choice - corn dog.

    Wednesday - Pizza, buttered corn, mandarin oranges, Rice Krispie treat and milk. Choice - pork chop.

    Thursday - Chicken nuggets, mashed potatoes, green beans, fruit cocktail, bread slice and milk. Choice - fried steak.

  • Parker named to dean's list

    Abigail R. Parker of Campbellsville was named to the dean's list at Carson-Newman College for the fall 2010 semester.

    To be named to the dean's list, a student must complete at least 12 credit hours of work and maintain a grade point average of at least 3.5 or better on a 4.0 scale.

    The announcement was made by Dr. Kina Mallard, provost.