Local News

  • One person injured in incident involving vehicle


    One person was injured in an incident involving a vehicle on West Main Street in front of Campbellsville High School Friday morning at about 7:55 a.m. Although it was initially reported that a vehicle struck a pedestrian, the Campbellsville Police Department is still investigating. One patient was transported to Taylor Regional Hospital with unknown injuries. No release had been issued before press time.

  • Greensburg teen injured in one-vehicle crash
  • One injured in three-vehicle crash


  • Homeplace to host annual fall festival

     The annual fall heritage festival at The Homeplace on Green River will be Saturday from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

    The family-oriented festival will feature new activities and the most popular activities from previous years.

    There is a $5 parking fee, which includes one ticket each for up to three children younger than 12. The tickets are for the barrel train, hay ride and face painting. Additional tickets are $1.

    There is no charge for the petting zoo, games, arts and crafts demonstrations, exhibitions and other activities, with the exception of food.

  • CU’s WLCU studios to go back on air

    Mikayla Smith, Campbellsville University 

    Campbellsville University’s WLCU studios will be back up and re-energized on Friday at Tigerville Grille.

    At 11:30 a.m., WLCU will launch new programming schedules and reveal some of the new sounds associated with the broadcasts.

    On May 22, the WLCU radio and TV studio was struck by lightning.

  • Orthodyne hosts open house and ribbon cutting


    Orthodyne Physical Therapy recently hosted an open house and a ribbon cutting ceremony with Campbellsville/Taylor County Chamber of Commerce.

    Dr. Kyle Salsbury, physical therapist at Orthodyne, said, “We have grown and expanded our office space to better meet the needs of our clients. Our space has more than doubled and we can serve this community’s rehabilitation needs more efficiently.”

  • Green County man arrested following pursuit


    A police pursuit 14 miles west of Campbellsville on KY 210 ended with the arrest of a Green County man on Friday night.

    Kentucky State Police Lt. Jamie Heller observed Carlton Lee Underwood, 51, of Green County, traveling at a high rate of speed on a motorcycle and established the speed at 96 miles per hour.

  • Local businesses coordinate blood drive
  • Two people injured in Broadway crash


    Two people were injured in a three-vehicle crash that shut down a portion of Broadway at about 6:30 p.m. tonight. After being extracted from their vehicle by Campbellsville Fire & Rescue, two patients were transported by Campbellsville/Taylor County EMS to Taylor Regional Hospital. The extent of their injuries is unknown at this time.

  • Suit seeks to place blame for 2011 crash

    Though one person has been dismissed from the lawsuit, a battle to determine who of the remaining defendants is responsible continues.

    In July 2012, a Louisville insurance company filed suit against the city, claiming that it failed to maintain vegetation around a stop sign, and that caused a crash on South Central Avenue.

    Since then, many claims have been filed stating that as many as four parties are responsible for causing the crash.