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Education

  • CU students spend time abroad on African safari

    Ashley Sidebottom

    Campbellsville University

    One of the most enjoyable and life-changing experiences college students can participate in is a study-abroad program.

    Campbellsville University offers numerous study-abroad experiences across the world, including programs in Spain, France, Italy, England, Australia, Mexico, Chile, Peru and the Dominican Republic.

    "The opportunity to see and experience Kenya on safari was unforgettable," said Dr. Scott Wigginton, associate professor of pastoral ministries and counseling at Campbellsville University.

  • School Menus for March 17-21

    Campbellsville Elementary/High

    March 17-21

    Monday - Chicken nuggets, Sun Chips, green beans, fruit salad, Elf Grahams and milk.

    Tuesday - Chili, crackers, cheese, carrots, oatmeal square, applesauce and milk.

    Wednesday - Pork roast and gravy, mashed potatoes, buttered carrots, peaches, roll and milk.

    Thursday - Barbecue ribs, French fries, corn on the cob, pineapple, pudding and milk.

    Friday - Beef stew, potato wedges, celery and carrots, fruit mixture, biscuit and milk.

    Campbellsville Middle

    March 17-21

  • TCHS Drama to present 'Works in Progress'

    Taylor County High School Drama will present "Works in Progress" by Paul H. Johnson on Friday, March 21 and Saturday, March 22. Show times for the public are at 7 both nights at the Campbellsville University Theatre. Admission prices are $3 for students and $5 for adults. Children two and under are admitted free. Pictured are students Haley Kirtley as Agatha the Witch, Ellie McKinley as The Easter Bunny and Trevor McWhorter as Uncle Sam during the Christmas production "Stocking Stuffers." For more information, contact Karen McAnelly at 849-2301.

  • CES names Writers of the Week

    Campbellsville Elementary School's Jensen Martin, Elizabeth Sullivan and David Silva were recently named Writer of the Week for their grade levels on Feb. 22.

  • Books donated in memory of Linda Cable

    Taylor County Public Library was fortunate to receive a large sum of money to buy books with tapes or CDs in memory of Linda Cable, a Taylor County Elementary teacher who died last year.

    Cable's memory will live on every time a child or parent reads the books or listens to a CD or a tape from this collection.

    Becky Grant also donated the popular children's book "The Polar Bear Express" by Chris Van Allsburg in Cable's memory.

  • KCS hosts Fun Fridays

    Kentucky Christian School celebrated Fun Fridays in February. Pictured are some of the students dressed up for "geriatric day," from left, front: Rikki Michelle Neat, Bryce Steele and Lynsey Smith. Back: Grant Cox, Griffin Wilson, Christian Pace, Justin Burton and Cory Pace.

  • Board sets final day of school

    Staff Report

    Campbellsville Independent students will finish the school year before Memorial Day this year.

    At Monday night's regular monthly meeting, School Board members approved an amended calendar that sets Friday, May 23 as students' last day.

    Graduation is also planned for May 23.

    Superintendent Diane Woods-Ayers reminded those at the meeting that if any more days are missed for bad weather or illness, that date would change.

  • CES students earn math medals

    Campbellsville Elementary School students Keena Angel, Cody Davis and Chanson Atkinson were awarded math medals at a Feb. 22 celebration assembly.

  • 4-H Demonstration Champions advance to district

    Congratulations to the participants in the recent 4-H Demonstration Contest. By presenting a demonstration, 4-H members improve their public speaking skills, poise and self-confidence in front of a group.

    Demonstration champions advance to the district competition at Lindsey Wilson College on May 3. District winners advance to the state competition.

    In the foods category, Brittany Rose was named the champion. Her demonstration was "How to Make a Tag-Along Milkshake."

  • TCHS Students of the Week for Feb. 11-15

    Taylor County High School's Students of the Week for the week of Feb. 11-15 are, from left, front: Dakota Gilbert, Brandon Hovious, Abby Gaskins, Danielle Kearney and Candace Berentz. Back: Blake Brewer, Zak Johnston, Aaron Gilpin, Joel Hardesty, Justin Benningfield, Emily Spencer, John Harley Rogers and Lisa Skarvan. Not pictured are Leonard Macon, Rachel Moran and Dominick Vanirvin.