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Today's News

  • Holmes comes up big with No. 4 PGA TOUR triumph

     

  • Flanagans celebrate anniversary

    Dan and Virginia Flanagan will be celebrating their 50th wedding anniversary at a reception on Sunday, April 12, from 2 to 4 p.m. at the Virginia P. Flanagan Technology Center on the campus at Campbellsville University.

    In lieu of any gifts, the family invites you to write a note of congratulations and memories to be included in a memory book for Dan and Ginny. Dan and Ginny were married on April 4, 1965, at the Jamestown First Baptist Church.

  • Flanagans celebrate anniversary
  • TCES Academic Team wins region

    The Taylor County Elementary School academic team participated in the 2015 Regional Governor’s Cup Competition on Tuesday, March 17 (Future Problem Solving and Composition) and Saturday, March 21 (Quick Recall and Written Assessments) in Gamaliel, Ky.

    They are coached by Jamie Corbin and Jessica McCubbin.

  • CHS students take home art awards

    Campbellsville High School students recently entered the annual Campbellsville Woman’s Club art contest and took home some awards.

    Caylie Blair won first place in printmaking. Ming-Jung “Vivian” Kuo was the third-place winner in drawing and Kathryn Doss took home third place in black and white photography. Jo Ann Harris is the CHS art teacher.

    The awards were announced at a reception on Monday, March 30 at First United Methodist Church in Campbellsville.

  • Report ranks rural hospitals on financial well being

    As many as one-third of Kentucky’s rural hospitals are in poor financial shape, and the survival of some will likely depend on their willingness to adopt new business models, state Auditor Adam Edelen said last week.

    Unveiling a nine-month study, Edelen said 15 of the 44 hospitals examined were in “poor financial health,” and warned, “Closure may be an unfortunate reality for some.”

  • Grand jury returns indictments against 16

    Five people allegedly connected to trailer, hay baler and car part thefts last fall were among those indicted by a Taylor County Grand Jury on Tuesday.

    Brandon Edelen, 27, of Osage Avenue in Campbellsville, Jessie T. Edelen, 20, of Spurlington Road in Campbellsville, Shelby D. Roberts, 22, of Crescent Hill Manor in Campbellsville, Davie L. Tungate, 31, of East Broadway in Campbellsville, and Steven Whitley, 18, of Mt. Gilboa Road in Campbellsville, were all indicted last week.

  • Water, sewer rates may increase

    Campbellsville Water and Sewer Committee officials are looking at increases in water, sewer and sanitation rates.

    Engineer David Bowles of Monarch Engineering said the proposed increases are to help pay for current expenses and projects, as well as for future projects. Those projects are often paid for via bonds, which include debt payments. “A water system like this is like your home. You’ll never stop doing things to keep it going,” Bowles said.

  • Former resident helping the less fortunate

    Like her T-shirt, the bracelet Emily Fox wore and the earrings she carried in her purse were not, she explained, simply clothes or accessories.

    This Easter, as in previous years, Fox knows people around the country will join her and her family in wearing T-shirts which read “Forget the Frock.”

    All three items represent efforts to feed orphans in a third world country or help widows or families in need or assist women rescued from the sex trade.

  • Ms. Gupton's Opus

    It was the first of many lasts for Lisa Gupton.

    After more than 30 years of teaching music — and 27 years of teaching it in Taylor County — Gupton is retiring at the end of this school year.

    And on Saturday, March 28, Gupton’s unofficial farewell tour began with her final Show Choir production.

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