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Today's News

  • Campbellsville woman arrested in Lebanon

    A Campbellsville woman was arrested in Lebanon on a drunken driving charge.

    Deena Collings, 23, was arrested after a traffic stop by Kentucky State Police on KY 49, about a mile north of Lebanon.

    According to a KSP report, Collings was arrested at 1:22 a.m. on Saturday, Aug. 23 and charged with aggravated DUI. She was lodged in the Marion County jail.

  • Southern Baptist Convention executive to speak Wednesday

    Dr. Roger S. "Sing" Oldham, vice president for convention relations with the executive committee of the Southern Baptist Convention, will be the speaker for Campbellsville University's Chapel on Wednesday at 10 a.m. in Ransdell Chapel. Everyone is invited.

    Oldham has been in pastoral ministry for 26 years. He has been serving as pastor of First Baptist Church in Martin, Tenn., for the past 21 years

  • SlideshowTaylor County Junior Miss
  • Local students inducted into the National Honor Roll

    Seven local students qualified for induction into the 2007-2008 National Honor Roll.

    Taylor County High School inductees are Timothy Bishop, Zachary Bottoms, Brittany N. Corbin, Zachary S. Myers and Jessica D. Seaborne.

    Campbellsville High School inductees include Donnie R. Foley Jr. and Reagan N. Smothers.

    The National Honor Roll recognizes high-achieving high school and middle school students.

  • Man accused of burglary after found asleep in home

    A Campbellsville man has been arrested and charged with burglary after he was found asleep in someone's home.

    David D. Fisher, 34, of 70 Anna Court was arrested Thursday, Aug. 22 at 9:29 a.m.

    According to Fisher's arrest citation, the owner of a home on West Walnut Street called police and reported that someone was inside his home asleep without permission.

    Court records state that the homeowner told police that he did not rent his home or give Fisher permission to be in the home.

  • Public Record for Sept. 1

    District Civil Filed

    08-C-036, filed 1/23/08; Capital One Bank of Richmond, Va. v. Michael W. Newton of Cindy Ann Avenue in Campbellsville. Plaintiff alleges defendant owes on account, $673.80, interest, court costs, attorney's fees and $210.36 in interest. The defendant was served 8/6/08.

    08-C-257, filed 6/24/08; Capital One Bank (USA) NA v. Paul D. Rucker of Old Summersville Road in Campbellsville. Plaintiff alleges defendant owes on account, $947.57, interest, attorney's fees and court costs. The defendant was served 8/16/08.

  • Music in the Park begins Friday

    A variety of entertainment is planned for Fridays in September.

    Greater Campbellsville United, the City of Campbellsville and Taylor County Fiscal Court are once again hosting Music in the Park.

    Each Friday night in September, a different genre of music will be featured at the Miller Park amphitheater.

    On Friday, Sept. 5, there will be international music; on Sept. 12, there will be gospel music featuring the 100 Men's Choir and Steadfast; Sept. 19, various country music acts will perform; and on Sept. 26, Gifted Soul will perform MoTown.

  • UpdatePolice evacuate homes after shots fired

    Police are still searching for the person who shot at officers Thursday morning.

    Campbellsville Police officers were at Sycamore Trailer Park on Sycamore Loop at around 10:30 a.m. on Thursday to conduct a follow-up interview concerning a drug investigation. While officers were at a residence, a shot was fired.

    Campbellsville Police Chief Dennis Benningfield said officers called for backup while attempting to determine where the shot originated.

    After backup arrived, an additional shot was fired.

  • Grand opening

    Wishy Washy laundromat celebrated its grand opening on Monday Aug. 4. Owner Dan Heath, his wife and four children recently moved to Campbellsville from Utah and say they have been overwhelmed with the hospitality shown them since they settled in. Wishy Washy is a full-service laundry offering drop-off or do-it-yourself services. It's located at 108 W. Main St. next to Extreme Fitness. Hours are Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. to 7 p.m. and Saturday 8 a.m. to 6 p.m.

  • Democratic State Rep candidate chosen

    Democrats have a new State Representative candidate.

    Billy Joe Fudge of Adair County has been appointed to fill the November ballot vacancy. Fudge will replace Doug Mullins, who withdrew after doctors discovered he had lung cancer.

    Earlier this month, Mullins stated in a press release that radiation and chemotherapy treatments would hamper his ability to run an effective campaign. If elected, he stated, his illness and the treatment would prevent him from serving effectively during the first year of his term.