• TCES kindergarten registration is March 14-18

    Taylor County Elementary School will have kindergarten registration March 14-18.

    Those registering should bring proof of residence, a birth certificate from the state vital statistics office, Social Security card, proof of physical, an eye exam from a licensed ophthalmologist or optometrist, dental screening and immunization as well as custody papers, if applicable.

    Those attending should call 465-5691 for an appointment.

  • Local students named to UK dean's list

    A record number of students were named to the University of Kentucky dean's list for the fall 2010 semester, including many from Taylor County.

    A total of 5,030 students were recognized for their academic performance. This is the first time the UK dean's list has topped 5,000.

    To make a dean's list in one of the UK colleges, a student must earn a grade point average of 3.6 or higher and must have earned 12 credits or more in that semester, excluding credits earned in pass-fail classes. Some UK colleges require a 3.5 GPA to make the list.

  • Willis pledges Kappa Kappa Gamma sorority

    Miranda Willis of Campbellsville, a freshman at Centre College, has pledged Kappa Kappa Gamma sorority.

    The Centre Greek community consists of eight national and international organizations - four fraternities and four sororities - dedicated to the ideals of brotherhood, sisterhood, leadership, scholastic achievement, community service and social interaction.

  • CES names Students of the Week


    Campbellsville Elementary School recently announced its Students of the Week. They are, from left, Jaxon Sidebottom, Kaleb Gray, Briante Gowdy, Skyler Olinski, Chloe Bennett and Kobe Coulter. Middle: Cameron Mahan, Chloe Holt, Jayden Murphy, Clark Kidwell, Nick Pendleton, Dustin Wade and Grant Lawson. Back: Arren Hash, Dylan Price, Patrick Walker, Theresa Underwood, Jimmy Russell and Mariah Lowery.

  • TCHS names Students of the Week


    Taylor County High School recently announced its Students of the Week for Feb. 7-11. They are, from left, sophomore McKenzie Lawson and freshman Shelby Carney. Senior Zach Bertram and junior Terra Fair are not pictured.

  • TCHS class is 'up in the air'


    A group of students at Taylor County High School are preparing to take to the skies.

    Last Thursday, Deborah Hinton's aviation class began building a radio-controlled airplane, which will be used in a University of Kentucky-sponsored competition in May.

  • A Pie and a Song


    Campbellsville Middle School Eagle Choir hosted its second annual pie social Sunday afternoon.

    The event featured performances by the CMS Eagle Choir as well as individual talent performed by students and adults.

    The event raise about $1,800 for the purchase of music, costumes, props and set designs.

  • TCHS choirs perform for cattleman's association


    Members of the Taylor County High School choirs performed for the Taylor County Cattleman's Association Christmas dinner on Dec. 16 at the Taylor County Extension Office. They are, from left, front: Hannah Shoemaker and Jade McClure. In back are Ashley Moss, Austin Burress, Marcus Wethington and Bella Jeffrey.

  • TCHS DECA qualifies for state conference


    On Thursday, Feb. 6, 21 members of Taylor County High School's DECA chapter traveled to the Region 3 DECA conference at Western Kentucky University.

    Students competed in various events by taking exams, giving presentations and appearing before judges.

    All 21 DECA members qualified for the upcoming state DECA conference on March 6-8 at the Galt House in Louisville. 

    Results of the competitive events are as follows: 

    First place awards

  • ECTC dean's, president's lists announced

    Elizabethtown Community and Technical College has announced the names of students who made the dean's and president's honor lists for the fall 2010 semester.

    Those listed from Taylor County are: