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  • Police/Court briefs

    Campbellsville residents injured in four-vehicle crash

    Two Campbellsville residents were injured in a four-vehicle crash in Campbellsville on Saturday.

    Bobby L. Chewning, 72, was in stable condition at Taylor Regional Hospital on Monday, but had been released by Wednesday morning.

  • Roads still an issue for County

    Even though a majority of nearby landowners are against it - and have publicly said so several times - magistrates voted 4-2 Tuesday to open a portion of Cat Hollow Road that is currently impassible to traffic.

    And that decision could cost taxpayers hundreds of thousands of dollars.

  • When I grow up ...

    Kentucky Christian School kindergarten teacher Georgietta Johnson leads her class in a chapel presentation of what they want to be when they grow up.

  • School Menus

    Campbellsville Elementary/High

    Nov. 19-23

    Monday - Spaghetti, tossed salad, Texas toast, applesauce, brownie and milk.

    Tuesday - Pizza, corn, baked chips, vegetable sticks, apple, orange and milk.

    Wednesday - No school.

    Thursday - Thanksgiving holiday.

    Friday - No school.

    Campbellsville Middle

    Nov. 19-23

    Monday - Pizza, potato rounds, buttered corn, fruit by the foot and milk.

    Tuesday - Hot dog, potato chips, carrots with dip, apple, Elf Grahams and milk.

    Wednesday - No school. Professional development.

  • Taylor Schools may begin drug testing

    Taylor County Schools are a step closer to requiring students who participate in extracurricular activities or drive to school to take random drug tests.

    At their regular meeting Tuesday, Taylor County School Board members discussed a drug testing policy presented by Taylor County High teacher Debbie Hinton on behalf of a committee appointed to study the issue.

  • Man gets five year's probation for violating sex offender law

    A Campbellsville man has been sentenced to five years' probation after violating the terms of his sex offender registration.

    Kevin Lee Wilson, 35, of 705 Cumberland Way appeared before Taylor Circuit Court Judge Allan Bertram on Tuesday, Oct. 23.

  • Bowling opportunities come to school

    Campbellsville Elementary School's in-school bowling program, sponsored by Phillips' Lanes, introduces the sport of bowling to students.

    Children are taught a step-by-step progression of bowling skills in their physical education classes. Once they learn the steps, they bowl against each other to learn score keeping.

    Bowling is taught for several reasons. All students can participate. It builds self-confidence and positive self-esteem. There are no size or strength limitations for success. It can be a lifetime sport. Bowling provides enjoyment at any age.

  • Honoring Those Who Served

    Heads swiveled as they raised their hands high. Others clapped their hands together in appreciation.

    Veterans of America's wars were recognized and honored Sunday at Taylor County's annual Veterans Day ceremony. Some wore their uniforms and medals; others wore jeans.

    But all had one thing in common - service to their country.

    Nearly 100 people attended Sunday's event, with local dignitaries and politicians speaking before the crowd. Patty Waters sang, "God Bless the USA," and Lonnie Malone played the bugle.

  • CU Jazz Ensemble kicks off annual tour

    The Campbellsville University Jazz Ensemble, under the direction of Jennifer Tinnell, will kick off its annual fall tour today with performances scheduled at numerous high schools across the state.

    The jazz ensemble will visit Glasgow High School and Allen County-Scottsville High School today; Ohio County High School in Hartford and Daviess County High School in Owensboro tomorrow; Central Hardin High School in Elizabethtown and Hart County High School in Munfordville on Wednesday; and North Hardin High School in Radcliff on Thursday.

  • Allen attends Beta convention

    Lance Allen attended the 66th annual Kentucky Beta Club Convention in Louisville with his club on Nov. 1-2.

    Allen won first place in the English academic contest. He competed against schools from across the state.

    A student at Green County High School, his sponsors are Nora Neagle and JeNie Altman. Allen now has the opportunity to compete at the national level in Myrtle Beach, S.C. in June.

    He is the son of Jon and Marcia Allen. His grandparents are Lawrence and Linda Roots and Ronnie and Brenda Allen.