Today's News

  • Wilson-Rodgers

    Chasity Wilson and Christopher Rodgers, both of Lexington, will exchange wedding vows on Saturday, June 20.

    Wilson is the daughter of Daren and Suzanne Wilson of Campbellsville. Her grandparents are Larry and Arlene Smith, Paul and Betty Wilson and Leona Price, all of Campbellsville, and Marvin and Bunnie McCubbin of Tennessee.

    She is a 2004 graduate of Campbellsville High School.

  • Running on 'Idol'

    If the definition of an idol is something that you think about 29 hours a day, then "American Idol" is aptly named.

    This past season being my first-ever to watch, I'm proud to say that I didn't miss a single show, from the horrendous auditions to the incredible finale. For nearly half a year I've lived and breathed and found my meaning in "American Idol."

  • Early Days


    June 1999

    Campbellsville High School graduate and Transylvania University senior Tara Dabney was recognized for being inducted into the Holleian Society during the university's awards program May 13.

    During the last 46 years, WHAS Crusade for Children has collected more than $70 million for needy children around Kentuckiana thanks to the help of local fire departments.

    Cadet Joshua Bryan Pike graduated from U.S. Maps Preparatory School at Fort Monmouth, N.Y. on May 21.

  • Marcum, Penn honored with wedding shower

    Chelsey Marcum and Blake Penn were honored with a wedding shower on April 26 at Mannsville United Methodist Church. Pictured are, from left, Kathy Begley, hostess; Tana Penn, the groom's mother; Chelsey and Blake; Jennifer Summers, the bride's mother; and Patricia Porter, hostess. The couple will marry on Saturday, June 27 at Mannsville United Methodist Church.

  • Louisville man charged with DUI

    A Louisville man has been arrested and charged with his second DUI and possession of marijuana after being stopped by police.

    David S. Havard, 26, of 5000 C. Sundown Court was arrested at 2:49 a.m. Saturday, May 30.

  • The amazing power of hands

    I was watching a repeat of "Grey's Anatomy" recently, and it hit me.

    I had heard many eloquent words about the power of a person's hands at a blessing of the hands ceremony recently, but this episode was like a picture of what I heard that night.

    I remember sitting there in the front row, with my camera in hand, capturing the moment. I heard several speakers discuss what we do with our hands.

  • Police recover stolen vehicle

    A juvenile was taken into custody Thursday after a report that the juvenile had unlawfully taken a family member's vehicle.

    According to a Campbellsville Police report, around 2:30 a.m., officers spotted the vehicle in front of the Lakeway Plaza shopping center.

  • Plenty to do this weekend

    So many times, we hear complaints that there's nothing to do. Well, that's certainly not the case this coming weekend. As a matter of fact, we doubt any one person could attend ALL the events that are happening.

    Starting tonight, there are opportunities to volunteer with the Crusade for Children door-to-door fundraising each evening and help with roadblocks during the coming weekend.

  • Public Record for 6-8

    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.

    District Civil Settled

  • One injured in Old Lebanon Road crash

    A Campbellsville man was injured Thursday in a one-vehicle collision on Old Lebanon Road.

    According to a Taylor County Sheriff's Office report, James Beard, 75, of 404 Lakeview Drive was traveling south at 4:42 p.m. on Old Lebanon Road.