Today's News

  • CES plans Red Ribbon Week activities

    Red Ribbon Week events at Campbellsville Elementary School will be Oct. 26-30.

    Each day students will wear red ribbons and recite the "Just Say No" pledge.

    On Monday, students will wear red. On Tuesday, the school will have hat day for $1 to benefit the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation. Wednesday will be Career Day with special guests. On Thursday, students can wear their clothes inside out. And on Friday, students will team up against drugs by wearing school colors.

  • Public record for Oct. 22

    It is the policy of the Central Kentucky News-Journal to publish public records as they are reported by various agencies. Names appearing in "On the Record" are published without exception, to preserve the fairness and impartiality of the CKNJ and as a news service to our readers.


    Jose Eduardo, no age or address given, failure to wear seat belts, $25; no operator's/moped license, $193.

  • Taylor Regional Hospital Home Health bears new name and extended services

    Taylor Regional Hospital Home Health, now simply Taylor Regional Home Health, has forged a new partnership with VNA Nazareth Home Care in order to expand services in Taylor County.

    The agreement, effective Oct. 1, allows the agency to provide the community with a specialty pharmacy and several new programs designed for care and rehabilitation at home.

  • Scanlon completes basic training

    Army National Guard Pvt. Robert T. Scanlon has graduated from basic combat training at Fort Sill in Lawton, Okla.

    During the nine weeks of training, the soldier studied the Army mission and received instruction and training exercises in drill and ceremonies, Army history, core values and traditions, military courtesy, military justice, physical fitness, first aid, rifle marksmanship, weapons use, map reading and land navigation, foot marches, armed and unarmed combat, and field maneuvers and tactics.

  • Early Days


    Oct. 21, 1999

    Mr. and Mrs. Ernest Harmon were honored with a surprise 60th wedding anniversary celebration on Sunday, Oct. 19 at Creek Side Restaurant in Campbellsville.

    Stephanie Gail Noland has been selected as a finalist in the 1999 Pre-Teen Kentucky Scholarship and Recognition Program.

    Betty Jane Gorin-Smith was guest speaker for a prayer breakfast sponsored by the Campbellsville Business and Professional Women's Club.

  • Hosparus promotes Taylor County resident to senior director post

    Hosparus recently promoted Janice Morton RN, BSN, MA to the position of senior director at Hosparus - Hospice of Central Kentucky.

    During her nine-year tenure with the organization, Morton most recently served as clinical director for seven years and a case manger of patient care for the two previous years. Prior to joining Hosparus, she was administrator of nursing services at Taylor Regional Hospital.

  • Wood celebrates third birthday

    Landon Wood celebrated his third birthday on Sept. 8 with a party at his home with friends. He is the son of Adam and Holly Wood of Campbellsville. Pictured are, from left, front: Noah Skaggs, Landon and Ryder Cundiff. Middle: Austin Grisso, Trevor Gray and Lexi Grisso holding Lane Hardin. Back: his big sister Graci Wood holding Haley Underwood.

  • Munfords honored with baby shower

    Joshua and Elizabeth Munford were recently honored with a baby shower at the home of Jessica Gabbert. Pictured are, from left, Debbie Munford, grandmother-to-be, Joshua and Elizabeth, Gabbert, hostess and aunt-to-be, Barbara Moore, great-grandmother-to-be and Tammy Jude, grandmother-to-be.

  • Stanton interview to air on "Dialogue on Public Issues"

    Dr. Gregory H. Stanton, left, research professor in Genocide Studies and Prevention at George Mason University in Arlington, Va., left, was a guest on Campbellsville University's "Dialogue on Public Issues" hosted by John Chowning, vice president for church and external relations and executive assistant to the president.

    The show will air on WLCU TV-4, Comcast Cable Channel 10, on Wednesday, Oct. 21 at 1:30 p.m. and 7 p.m.

  • Milby-Benningfield

    Ashley Brooke Milby and Benjamin Leonard Benningfield will exchange wedding vows on Saturday, Oct. 24.

    Milby is the daughter of Nancy and Eddie Franklin of Campbellsville and William Earl and Mae Milby of Greensburg. Her grandparents are Charles Booker Lobb and Lillie Catherine Lobb and Louise Milby, all of Greensburg, and the late William Creed Milby.

    She is a 2001 graduate of Taylor County High School and is employed at Citizens Bank and Trust Co. in Campbellsville.