• Cave graduates from law school


    Allyson S. Cave, formerly of Campbellsville, graduated from the University of Tulsa College of Law in May with highest honors.

    Cave, married to Brian M. Kester, is the daughter of Paul "Tommy" and Renee Cave of Campbellsville.

    Her grandparents are Lafe Cave of Campbellsville and the late Opal Cave and Willard and Beatrice Caulk.

    Cave graduated from Taylor County High School in 1998.

    She completed a bachelor of science degree in social science at Campbellsville University in 2001.

  • KCA students meet with State Senator


    Kentucky Christian Academy students recently had a visit with State Sen. Jimmy Higdon, R-Lebanon. From left, front, are Peter Lowe, Sara Clark, Abigail Scott, Jack Ford, Bart Frazer and Cole Frazier. Back: Madison Ferie, Faith Gaddis, Sydnee Beard, Kaylee Burton, Geoff Burton and Sara Matthew Grimsley.

  • KCA students hear about Thanksgiving


    Lori Eubank, administrator at Kentucky Christian Academy, shares with KCA Sonbeams about Thanksgiving.

  • KCA students featured on quilt


    Kentucky Christian Academy first graders look at a quilt that was made by a KCA parent. Each student's self portrait and signature was transferred onto the quilt that was later sold at the annual KCA auction.

  • CES studies energy conservation


    Campbellsville Elementary School students had an entire week of energy conservation activities recently to kick off their Go Green project. Each classroom completed an On Demand Writing task and winners were selected. Pictured are classroom winners Chelsie Pierce, Rylee Petett, Jack Sabo, Riley Rainwater, Kaylyn Smith, Abi Wiedewitsch, Alex Lofton, Abbie Decker, Grant Rinehart and Kenzi Forbis.

  • Library offers materials to look into the past

    Bonnie Webster

    Taylor County Public Library

    Looking into your past? You're not alone. Thousands visit Frankfort each year searching for information about their family history in the commonwealth's major historical repositories.

    I met a very nice couple from Tennessee the other day who were looking up family history in our Genealogy Room. They were so happy that they were able to find so much information about their family roots in our library.

  • TCMS teacher wins McDonald's grant


    Jessica McCubbin, a teacher at Taylor County Middle School, has much more joy than usual to share with her students this holiday season. McCubbin is the recipient of a 2010 MAC Grant from McDonald's Restaurants of Kentuckiana.

  • TCES names Writers of the Week


    Taylor County Elementary School recently announced its Writers of the Week for Nov. 18. They are, from left, kindergartner Ruthie Dengel, first grader Savannah Delk, second grader Stephanie Davis, third grader Hayden Dabney, fourth grader Kelsie Perkins and fifth grader Michael Sanford.

  • School menus for Dec. 6-10

    Campbellsville Independent

    Dec. 6-10

    Monday - Grilled chicken patty, scalloped potatoes, peas and carrots, mandarin oranges, bread slice and milk.

    Tuesday - Grilled cheese, baked chips, celery sticks, fruit roll-up, chocolate cake and milk.

    Wednesday - Chicken tenders, mashed potatoes, green beans, fruit cocktail, rolls and milk.

    Thursday - Sausage patty, scrambled eggs, baked apples, hot biscuits, gravy and milk.

  • CU shows record numbers in fall census

    Caleb Harris

    Campbellsville University

    According to an announcement from Campbellsville University president Michael V. Carter, CU has recorded its 21st consecutive semester of record enrollment.

    Census data calculated the total enrollment at 3,225 students, compared to 3,006 students at about the same time last year. This is a 7.3 percent increase in the student body. Also, students staying in residence halls have increased 7.4 percent, from 883 students to 948 students.