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Today's News

  • Tigers use sweep to get back in MSC race

    Campbellsville University used a four-game sweep at home over the weekend against Pikeville College to get back in the thick of the Mid-South Conference baseball race.

    The Tigers, 12-11 overall and 7-4 vs. MSC foes, won Saturday's first game 2-1 as Jeffrey Duda tossed a complete-game (seven-inning) five-hitter while striking out 11 and allowing only one walk.

    Temple Macdonald knocked in both CU runs (single tallies in the first and fifth innings).

    Hector Urbaneja went 2-2 and Jason Beale 2-3 for the Tigers while Chris Curley also hit safely.

  • Public record for April 3

    Traffic

    Dawn Rene Abell, 39, of Union Church Road in Summersville, speeding, $138, state traffic school.

    Christopher A. Agee, 17, of East Hord Street in Campbellsville, careless driving, $188.

    Candace Allen, 25, of Smith Ridge Road in Campbellsville, no/expired registration plates, no/expired Kentucky registration receipt, license to be in possession, proof filed, dismissed; failure of owner to maintain required insurance, $638, $400 probated if defendant maintains insurance.

  • Economic development secretary will address chamber

    John Hindman, Secretary of the Kentucky Cabinet for Economic Development, will speak at the April Chamber luncheon Thursday, April 10.

    The luncheon will be at Living Grace Church on Old Hodgenville Road.

    Reservations can be made by calling 465-8601 or by e-mailing chamber@teamtaylorcounty.com. Cost for investors is $8 and $10 for non-investors.

  • EDA ... IDA What's the difference

    The name may have changed, but the focus remains the same.

    The Campbellsville/Taylor County Industrial Development Authority has been rechristened the Economic Development Authority. However, the switch is really nothing more than a name change, says Team Taylor County Executive Director Ron McMahan.

  • Grant writing seminar is April 10

    Taylor County community leaders, governmental officials and managers of non-profit organizations are invited to attend a seminar on grant writing and funding resource identification set for Thursday, April 10 at The Center for Rural Development in Somerset.

  • Trip is a dream come true for four women

    Working with children often instills great amounts of patience. Four Campbellsville Elementary School employees recently found that this persistence pays off.

    After three years of daily phone calls and e-mails to Oprah's audience department, Lisa Cowherd, Sharon Mills, Gloria Smith and Becky Wood obtained tickets to be members of the studio audience of the Oprah Winfrey show.

    "I had the number programmed into my phone and would repeatedly press it all day," said Sharon Mills, who explained that the line for tickets was always busy.

  • Kevin Spencer & Friends in concert

    Kevin Spencer and Friends will be in concert at 7 p.m. Saturday at First Cumberland Presbyterian Church. For more information, call Tom Clark at 465-4091.

  • Lady Cards start district with 8th-inning win

    After a pair of rain-outs last week, Taylor County High School's Lady Cardinalls posted a pair of victories over Adair County at home Monday and at Nelson County on Tuesday to improve to 3-0 in varsity softball.

    After singles by Samantha Lile and Haley Kirtley, the Lady Cardinals scored on a wild pitch in the fifth inning to lead Adair County 1-0.

    However, the Lady Indians tied the score in the top of the seventh on a sacrifice fly and led 3-1 when they tallied two runs in the top of the eighth.

  • TCHS students participate in All-District Band

    On Jan. 26, 14 members of the Taylor County High School Band participated in the Fourth District Band Directors Association's All District Symphonic and Concert Bands.

    The students who participated in this event must have first completed an audition process competing against other students in their district.

  • School menus for April 7-11

    Campbellsville Elementary/High

    April 7-11

    Monday - Hamburger, onions, pickles, potato wedges, mixed vegetables, Fruit Juicee and milk.

    Tuesday - Chicken tenders, mashed potatoes, broccoli casserole, fruit salad, bread slice and milk.

    Wednesday - Spaghetti, tossed salad, green beans, toast, peaches and milk.

    Thursday - Pizza, corn, potato rounds, applesauce, Sunshine Bar and milk.

    Friday - Corn dog, Baked Doritos, carrot sticks, baked beans, fruit sherbet and milk.

    Campbellsville Middle

    April 7-11