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  • More than 40 CU students, staff to serve spring break missions

    Christina L. Kern

    Campbellsville University

    A total of 46 Campbellsville University students and staff members will serve on five different mission teams during spring break in various parts of the United States including New Orleans, New York City, Michigan and two in Florida.

    Campbellsville University's spring break is March 6-10.

  • TCHS names Students of the Week

     

    Taylor County High School recently announced its Students of the Week for the week of Feb. 21-27.

    From left are freshman Hannah Shines, sophomore Dana Jolly, junior Jenna McFarland and senior Mariah Corbin.

  • TCES names Writers of the Week

     

    Taylor County Elementary School recently named its Writers of the Week for the week of Feb. 24.

    They are, from left, kindergartener Chloe Hall, first-grader Tatum Caulk, second-grader Chloe McCubbin, third-grader Adrieanna Wile and fourth- and fifth-graders Taegan Montgomery and Olivia Wisdom.

  • TCES names Good Deed winners

     

    Taylor County Elementary School recently named its Good Deed winners for the week of Feb. 24.

    They are Miranda Oliver, Baylee Sprowles, Connor Wilhoit and Jade Blackson.

    Not pictured is Amelia Christie.

  • Residents complete jobs readiness class

     

    Big Sandy Area Development District Regional Kentucky Works Program recently hosted a Jobs Readiness Activities Class at the Campbellsville Fire & Rescue building.

    Those attending and graduating are, from left, Natashia Albright, Cassie Amber, Joe Cornett, regional planner; Billie Wooldridge, Patricia Simpson, Lisa Cheatham, instructor; Bianca Taylor, Anthony Boils and Anthony Strong.

  • City's new emergency alert system activated

    Campbellsville/Taylor County E-911, in conjunction with Emergency Communications Network, has activated the new CodeRED weather alert system in anticipation of severe weather this afternoon.

    All residents are strongly urged to go to the city of Campbellsville's website at www.campbellsville.us and click on the CodeRED link and register their phone number and address immediately.

  • Road funds awarded to Taylor County

    The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet has announced that Taylor County Fiscal Court will receive $38,000 in County Road Aid emergency funds.
    The money will be used to repair a portion of Wilson Creek Road.
    “These emergency funds are being used to repair roadways to improve safety and mobility,” stated Transportation Secretary Mike Hancock. “These projects are an example of the Cabinet’s commitment to providing a solid infrastructure in Taylor County and all across the Commonwealth.”
     

  • Taylor Regional honors new employees

  • St. Baldrick's goal is to surpass $200,000

     

    Nearly 400 people have shed their locks at a local fundraiser to raise money for children’s cancer research. And organizers are hoping that number will grow even higher.
    The fifth annual St. Baldrick’s fundraiser is set for Saturday, March 24. The event will be at Campbellsville University’s Powell Athletic Center. Campbellsville resident Donna Wise is again coordinating the event.

  • Mullins to shave her head for St. Baldrick's cancer fundraiser

     

    Vicki Mullins gets her hair trimmed about every four weeks. But after March 24 she won’t be making many trips to the salon for quite some time.
    That’s because Mullins has decided to buzz her head in an effort to raise awareness about cancer, and join others in the St. Baldrick’s Shaving for a Cure.
    Nobody knows better than Mullins about what cancer can do. She has lost two husbands, a brother and a father to cancer. To date she has raised $1,800 with another $700 in pledges.