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  • CES names Students of the Week


    Campbellsville Elementary School recently named its Students of the Week.

    They are, front, from left, Hassan Alabusalim, Carlos Osinger, Alexus Whitehouse and Destiny Agee.

    Middle, Konner Forbis, Ronin Smith, Riley Rainwater, Ta'Monta Stallworth and CheyAnn Edwards.

    Back, Diarra Thompson, Victoria Garcia, David Silva, Peyton Dabney, Anna Clara Moura and Jade Tungate.

  • CHS students visit observatory


    Campbellsville High School students participating in the Kentucky Scholars Program visited the MacAdam Student Observatory at the University of Kentucky on Feb. 8.

    Students from CHS have been visiting MacAdam Student Observatory since its inaugural opening in 2007.

    Those who attended were Tyler Carson, Nicholas Lamer, Jesse Reynolds, Robyn Clark, Chance Cox, Jon Baker, Nikkita Wilson, Christen Johnson, Kelsey Feltner, CHS Guidance Counselor Elisha Rhodes and Instructional Supervisor Kent Settle.

  • KCA students have food pantry drive


    Kentucky Christian Academy students collected food for the Taylor County Food Pantry.

    Second-grade students collected money, which was matched by Heartland Campground. Wise Dentistry for Kids matched the third graders' collection.

    Students used $440 and purchased food items for the pantry.

    Pictured are second- and third-grade students delivering the food to the food pantry on Jan. 26.

  • TCES names Good Deed winners


    Taylor County Elementary School recently named its Good Deed winners for the week of Feb. 7.

    They are Mikayla Warren, Emma Maynard, Landon Pike, Taylor Noel and Alex Price.

  • TCHS FCA hosts 'Fifth Quarter'


    Taylor County High School Fellowship of Christian Athletes hosted "Fifth Quarter" on Friday, Feb. 3, after the homecoming basketball doubleheader against Marion County on Feb. 3.

    Whitney Ballinger was the guest speaker for the evening, and pizza was provided by the Campbellsville/Taylor County Anti-Drug Coalition.

    Fifteen teams participated in a double-elimination three-on-three basketball tournament.

  • TCHS names Students of the Week


    Taylor County High School recently named its Students of the Week for the week of Jan. 30 through Feb. 6.

    They are, from left, freshman Ashley Paxton, sophomore Katelyn Cornette, junior Jordan Cundiff and senior Destiny Williams.

  • Firefighter visits CES


    Keith Bricken, Taylor County's Firefighter of the Year, recently visited Joyce Dunlap's second-grade class at Campbellsville Elementary School.

    He spoke about fire safety and preparedness and demonstrated several pieces of equipment firefighters use.

  • KCA preschool classes visit Post Office


    Kentucky Christian School preschool classes recently visited the Campbellsville Post Office.

    Pictured are students weighing themselves on a post office scale.

  • Three conservation scholarships available

    The Taylor County Conservation District recently announced that the Kentucky Association of Conservation Districts Auxiliary will offer three $1,000 scholarships.

    The State Soil Conservation of Natural Resources Scholarship will be awarded to any student currently enrolled in college who has declared a major in agriculture or conservation of natural resources.

  • Conservation district offers scholarships

    The Taylor County Conservation District is offering two $500 scholarships to high school seniors majoring in the agriculture or natural resources field.

    Applicants must write a 200- to 300-word essay describing, "Why Conservation is Important to Me."

    The following information is required to be submitted along with the application: two letters of recommendation, a most recent transcript and completion of the essay.