Today's News

  • Early Days June 9, 2016


    June 8, 2006

    Eugene Ray and Nellie Frances Wade Mardis will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary on Saturday, June 10.

    H.R. Richardson, a retired educator in the Campbellsville Independent School system and at Campbellsville University, was awarded an honorary doctorate of public service May 27 in a service on CU's campus with family and friends present.

  • Early Days June 2, 2016


    JUNE 1, 2006

    Troy and Cheryl Vaughn of Campbellsville announce the birth of a daughter, Avery Lynn, at 4:03 p.m. Tuesday, May 16, at Taylor Regional Hospital in Campbellsville.

    William Roy Wethington, 92, of Old Columbia Road in Campbellsville, died Saturday, May 27, 2006, at Medco Nursing Home in Campbellsville after an illness.

  • Heartland Parkway project in Adair County almost done

    Crews are nearing completion of the Heartland Parkway (KY 55) project in Adair County.

    The $6.99 million project includes 2+1 passing lanes from the Columbia Bypass (mile point 15) to the Adair/Taylor County line (mile point 22), according to a press release from Kentucky Transportation Cabinet District Eight Spokesperson Amber Hale.

    A 2+1 road design has a continuous three-lane cross section with alternating passing lanes.

  • Celebrating 75 years

    The Taylor County Extension Homemakers celebrated their 75th anniversary at their annual meeting Monday evening at the Taylor County Extension Office.

    County Homemaker President Cyndy Humble said that while they have this kind of meeting every year, this was a special meeting; they’re celebrating the 75th anniversary of the creation of a Homemakers group in Taylor County.

  • Central Kentucky Art Series plans local events

    The Central Kentucky Arts Series is gearing up to bring the arts back home for the 2016-2017 year. 

    And the group believes, with what they have planned for this season, they will do that.

    “We have pulled all of our events from the state of Kentucky,” CKAS member Lisa Gupton said.

  • Campbellsville Baptist to turn 225 years old

    Campbellsville Baptist Church, the oldest church in Taylor County, celebrates its 225th anniversary next month.

    As lead pastor Mike O’Neal sees it, the church has survived for as long as it has because it’s kept to the Great Commission and has stayed true to the Bible and to the belief that Jesus is the savior. 

  • Big Dawg Bowl returns to original site of 1973


  • Cards even early mark


  • Early Days May 26, 2016


    May 25, 2006

    Pastor B.C. Gillispie will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary on Saturday, June 3.

    Second-generation racer Jason Keltner of Campbellsville scored the biggest win of his young racing career by winning the Third Annual Jerry Rucker Memorial at Bluegrass Speedway on Saturday night.

    Logan Smith signed to play baseball for Western Kentucky University on Tuesday.

  • Early Days May 19, 2016


    May 18, 2006

    Richard Schuhmann received his 25-year service award recently from the United States Postal Service.

    The United States Achievement Academy has named Megan Ryan Peake of Elk Horn as a United States National Award winner in physical education.

    Tim and Jessica Coghill of Campbellsville announce the birth of a daughter, Allee Payton, at 12:37 a.m. Friday, May 5 at Spring View Hospital in Lebanon.