• CES hosts parent involvement day


    Campbellsville Elementary School recently hosted a National African American Parent Involvement Day event at its school on the former Durham High campus.

    More than 80 adults attended and had a meal with their children who attend CES.

    Each family that attended received a free book from the school's Family Resources and Youth Services Center.

  • CES hosts Cultural Awareness Day


    Campbellsville Elementary School third graders recently learned about other cultures on Cultural Awareness Day.

    Students researched countries from around the world and went to each classroom and spoke to their classmates about that country.

    They dressed up in hats, dresses and shoes from the countries. Every student in the school received a passport with stickers for each country being shared about during the event.

    Kimberly Clark, a Campbellsville University student teacher, and Patty Haley hosted the event.

  • School Menus for March 24-28

    Campbellsville Independent

    March 24-28

    Monday - Bosco pizza sticks with marinara sauce, sweet corn, peaches, fruit and milk.

    Tuesday - Chicken nachos, tortilla chips, Spanish rice, refried beans, mandarin oranges and milk.

    Wednesday - Lasagna, garden salad with tomatoes, peas and carrots, garlic bread, sidekick smoothies, fruit and milk.

    Thursday - Chicken nuggets, mashed potatoes, green beans, diced pears, fruit and milk.

  • CES celebrates Dr. Seuss


    From Thing 1 and Thing 2 to Horton and Cindy Lou Who, Campbellsville Independent students made Dr. Seuss's book characters come to life.

    Originally planned for last week, but rescheduled to this week because of winter weather, Campbellsville Elementary School is celebrating Dr. Seuss and his writings this week, in honor of his birthday on March 2.

    Tuesday was the day students could dress as their favorite Dr. Seuss character.

  • TCES names Writers of the Week


    Taylor County Elementary School recently named its Writers of the Week for the week of Feb. 14.

    They are, from left, third-grader Jayden McCubbin and fifth-grader Lathan Hamilton.

  • TCES names Good Deed winners


    Taylor County Elementary School recently named its Good Deed winners for the week of Feb. 21.

    They are Alyssa Benningfield, Sienna Haffner, Easton Corbin and Daniel Taylor. Linda Lou Couch isn't pictured.

  • TCES names Writers of the Week


    Taylor County Elementary School recently announced its Writers of the Week for the week of Feb. 21.

    They are kindergartener Jocelyn Begley, second-grader Kylee Farmer and first-grader Haley England.

  • TCHS names Students of the Week


    Taylor County High School recently named its Students of the Week for the week of Feb. 24.

    They are freshman Rachel Price, sophomore Cameron Wright, junior Caleb-Michael Benningfield and senior Alexa Parker.

  • TCMS student makes junior high all state chorus


    Ayreal Allen, an eighth-grader at Taylor County Middle School, was selected to participate in the 2014 Kentucky Junior High All State Choir. This is an elite choir with 220 members from the state.

    The group performed at the Kentucky Center for the Arts on Feb. 6. Allen is under the direction of choral director Laura Gordon.

  • Resident named to Brescia dean's list

    Rene Jo Perkins of Campbellsville was recently named to the fall dean's list at Brescia University.

    Perkins, a sophomore majoring in human services, completed at least 12 credit hours and earned a 3.5 GPA.

    Brescia University is a co-educational, Catholic, liberal arts University located in downtown Owensboro.