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Education

  • CES names box top king and queen

     

    Karlee Rakel and Blake Tungate from Linda Ward's kindergarten class were recently named the Campbellsville Elementary School Box Top King and Queen.

  • Students, Adanta participate in food drive

     

    The Kentucky Commission on Community Volunteerism and Service hosted a non-perishable food drive competition between the Kentucky AmeriCorps programs, which ended on the national day of helping others called "Make A Difference Day."

    This year's celebration was Saturday, Oct. 23. The purpose of the drive was to help stock food pantries and emergency feeding centers in Kentucky communities.

    The Adanta Group hosts two AmeriCorps members through the BuildCorp Program, Megan Williams and Brooke Clark.

  • Health department donates books to library

     

    In honor of November being American Diabetes Month, the Lake Cumberland District Health Department Diabetes Education Program recently donated a set of "The Eagle Books" to the Taylor County Public Library.

  • CES names Students of the Week

     

    Campbellsville Elementary School named its Students of the Week for Nov. 19. They are, from left, front, Gabriel Gutierrez, Seth Hash, Melissa Pendleton, Lillie Lobb, Hayley Wethington and Alex Lofton. Middle: Chaz Cave, Katilyn Forrest, Chloe Cox, Blake Tungate, Cody Ray, Cole Kidwell and Brandon Tucker. Back: Kalisha Murphy, Reagan Knight, Jimmy Russell, Brandon Thewlis and Myles Murrell.

  • Caldwell is recipient of CU racial reconciliation award

     

    Linda Waggener

    Campbellsville University

    The Campbellsville University 2010 Racial Reconciliation Award was presented recently to the Rev. Michael Caldwell at the annual celebration of the university's Dialogue on Race.

    John Chowning, CU vice president for church and external relations and executive assistant to the president, made the presentation.

  • CES celebrates Halloween

     

    Campbellsville Elementary School third graders had an opportunity on Halloween to visit a variety of scary activities. One station was with a mad scientist who taught them how to stir up some strange concoctions. One was silly goop.

  • TCES announces Writers of the Week

     

    Taylor County Elementary School recently announced its Writers of the Week for Nov. 12. They are, from left, kindergartner Carter Stewart, first grader Maci Higdon, second grader Laneysa Caldwell, third grader K.J. Kearney, fourth grader Molly Bemis and fifth grader Alic Williams.

  • CU honors 67 scholars at Central Kentucky Scholar's Day

     

    Joan C. McKinney

    Campbellsville University

    Sixty-seven high school scholars from central Kentucky were recognized at Campbellsville University at a dinner in their honor recently at the 2010 Central Kentucky Scholar's Day.

    Dave Walters, vice president for admissions and student services, said the Scholar's Day meant CU "recruited the brightest and the best" in preparing for the event.

  • TCES releases honor roll

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

    Students listed follow.

    All A's

  • School menus for Nov. 29-Dec. 3

    Campbellsville Independent: Nov. 29-Dec. 3

    Monday - Chicken nuggets, macaroni and cheese, buttered peas, fruit mix and milk.

    Tuesday - White chicken chili with corn bread, vegetable sticks, mandarin oranges, chocolate chip cookie and milk.

    Wednesday - Hamburger on bun, potato wedges, corn on the cob, applesauce, Elf Grahams and milk.

    Thursday - Tacos, tortilla chips, lettuce, tomato, cheese, Spanish rice, sherbet and milk.