Today's News

  • Man charged with selling drugs


    A Campbellsville man has been arrested and charged with selling illegal drugs.

    Julian L. Underwood, 28, of 118 Carnation St., was arrested Tuesday, March 18, at 7:41 p.m.

    According to Underwood's arrest citation, Campbellsville Police Officer Jonathan Leigh stopped Underwood's vehicle for having an expired license plate and several active warrants for his arrest.

    Court records state Underwood's vehicle had a stolen license plate on it, though he told Leigh he bought the vehicle two weeks ago but only had its title.

  • Man charged with assault, menacing

    A Campbellsville man has been arrested and charged with assault and menacing.

    According to a Taylor County Sheriff's Office report, deputies responded to the home at 4660 New Lebanon Road in response to a report of gunshots fired inside.

    Upon arrival, the report states, deputies found Phillip C. Seaborne, 50, who lives at the New Lebanon Road home, extremely intoxicated. The report states that deputies determined that Seaborne had fired a weapon inside his home.

  • Man charged with burglarizing home twice


    A Campbellsville man has been arrested and charged with breaking into another person's home twice and stealing.

    David M. Lowe, 26, of 112 Layton Drive, was arrested Wednesday, March 12, at 3:47 p.m.

    According to court records, Lowe allegedly entered a home on Smith Ridge Road on Feb. 4 and stole several items, including two televisions and a Playstation 3. Records state that Lowe allegedly sold the items to several people.

  • Man charged with selling drugs


    A Campbellsville man has been arrested and charged with selling drugs.

    Harold Jermaine Barnett, 32, of 403 Underwood St., was arrested Friday, March 14, at 1:48 p.m.

    According to court records, Kentucky State Police DESI Trooper Travis Begley went to the Underwood Street home to serve an active warrant for Barnett's arrest. When he arrived, he found 42 grams of crack cocaine, rolling papers, digital scales and a .40 caliber semi-automatic handgun.

  • CMS students named to honor band


    Campbellsville Middle School students eighth-grader Austin Fitzgerald and seventh-grader Nicolas Cowan participated in the inaugural Western Kentucky University Middle School Honor Band event on Friday, March 7.

    They were selected from about 400 applicants and chosen based on their skill and their accomplishments. Selections from the concert have been posted on the Campbellsville Marching Eagles’ Facebook page.

  • TCES names Good Deed winners


    Taylor County Elementary School recently named its Good Deed winners for the week of March 7.

    They are Daron Rice and Lucas Stone, Darlene Ferguson, Peyton Harrison, Brady Hash, Kayden Durham and Chaz Newton.

  • TCES names Writers of the Week


    Taylor County Elementary School recently named its Writers of the Week for the week of March 7.

    They are first-grader Carson Hedgespeth, second-grader Trey Hancock, third-grader Tatum Caulk and fifth-grader Molly Crabtree.

  • County to consult outside company about courthouse HVAC system

    After discussing the issue for more than a year, they are starting over. Again. But this time, the county will consult an outside company to help decide the best company to replace the HVAC system at the Taylor County Courthouse.

    At last Tuesday’s regular Taylor County Fiscal Court meeting, magistrates couldn’t decide which company to work with to replace the system, Perfection Group or Carrier. Both companies submitted bids for the project, which magistrates have discussed at length at many meetings.

  • Deal in works to demolish motor lodge


  • Cards upend Washington County 5-1

    Taylor County scored a run in the first inning and  each in the third and fifth to defeat visiting Washington County 5-1 in the Cardinals’ baseball opener on Monday night.
    Coach Jeff Gumm’s club got a six-inning mound effort from lefty Dalton Brown with Tyler Frogge tossing the seventh.
    Frogge led the Cardinal offensive attack with two singles and three runs cored while Jordan Nicholas doubled and Justice Gregory and Noah Scott added singles. Nicholas, Gregory and Daniel Carney had runs batted in.