Today's News

  • Waddle tabbed for Court of Honor

    Former Taylor County High School head boys' basketball coach Fred Waddle will be honored on Friday at the boys' state tournament in Lexington.

    Waddle will be the Fifth Region honoree in the Kentucky Association of Basketball Coaches Court of Honor in a ceremony at Rupp Arena. A commemorative brick will be installed in the KHSAA courtyard in recognition of his accomplishment.

    Waddle, who was an assistant under Billy B Smith, was the head coach for the Cardinals from the 1973-1974 season through the 1988-1989 campaign before being elected Taylor County Judge/Executive.

  • CU student to display artwork

    Campbellsville University senior Sarah Sprague of Randolph, Vt. will display her artwork in a senior show through March 13 in the Art Gallery across from the Gosser Fine Arts Center.

    Sprague will display work including black and white and color photography, hand colored collage, pen and ink drawings, paintings and sculpture. She is scheduled to graduate in December with an area in art.

    She said her artistic manner doesn't just focus on one medium, style or technique.

    "I find inspiration in many different things and embrace ideas as they come to me.

  • Restaurant inspections

    The following restaurants were inspected by the Lake Cumberland District Health using the scale below.

    - 85 to 100, pass inspection.

    - 70 to 84, restaurant must be reinspected within 30 days.

    - Under 70, a suspension of permit notice is sent to owner; if owner doesn't reply within 10 days, the permit will be revoked and the restaurant will be closed.

    - Campbellsville High School of West Main Street in Campbellsville received a health code score of 100, citing no violations.

  • CU to host environmental speaker

    Mark Reedwill be speaking from 2 to 4 p.m. at Campbellsville University on Thursday, March 12 as part of CU's Environmental Studies Speaker Series.

    Reedwill is food manufacturing section supervisor for the Kentucky Food Safety Branch of the Kentucky Public Health Department and an adjunct professor for Eastern Kentucky University's environmental health science program.

    The session is open to the public. It will be in the banquet hall downstairs in the Student Union Building.

  • Property transfers for March 5

    The amount listed is the price paid or the fair market value of the property.

    Wilma P. Mardis of Sportsman Lake Road in Campbellsville to Tammy Mardis Minor of Liberty Road in Campbellsville, a tract of land between Long Branch Road and Bradshaw Road, 33.64 acres, love and affection, fair market value $16,500.

    Linda Seaver of Akin Lane in Campbellsville to Linda Seaver of Akin Lane in Campbellsville, a tract of land on the west right of way of KY 55, 4.6444 acres, no monetary transaction, fair market value $41,500.

  • Public record for March 9

    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.

    Small Claims Settled

  • CU orchestra to perform March 12

    The Campbellsville University Orchestra, under the direction of Dr. J. Robert Gaddis, dean of the School of Music, will present a Concerto Series Concert at 8 p.m. Thursday, March 12 in Campbellsville Baptist Church's sanctuary.

    "This concert will be a presentation of not only outstanding performances of student musicians but of the compositional talents of one student and the talents of two of the voice faculty of Campbellsville University," Gaddis said.

    The concert, which is free, is open to the public.

  • Social work school sponsoring HIV training

    Campbellsville University's Carver School of Social Work and Counseling is sponsoring an HIV and ethics training Friday, March 13 in the Carver School of Social Work building on Meader Street in Campbellsville.

    The training is for state employees who need continuing education units.

    The Kentucky chapter of National Association of Social Workers has approved this training for three continuing education units per session, according to Dr. Darlene Eastridge, dean of the Carver School of Social Work and professor of social work.

  • ESL students attend Kiwanis meeting

    Several students in the English as a Second Language Program at Campbellsville University recently presented a program to the Kiwanis Club of Campbellsville. About 10 percent of students at CU are international students who have represented 35 different countries from around the world. Dr. Sandra Kroh is the director of ESL. Pictured are: Elsa Maji, France; Wei-Ting Chen, China; Eric Jimenez Rodriguez, Venezuela; Luke Beling, advanced speaking teacher from South Africa; Taichi Yokoi, Japan; Li Jinshua, China; Grace Lee, South Korea; and Karen Vaughn of Campbellsville.

  • Campbellsville Christian to show 'Fireproof'

    "Fireproof" will be shown at Campbellsville Christian Church on Sunday evening at 6 in the sanctuary and again on Friday, March 20 at 7 p.m. in the Family Life Center.

    "Fireproof" is the story of a firefighter who lives by the code to never leave a partner behind - except in his marriage. Through a challenge by his father, the firefighter begins a 40-day love dare to win his wife's affection back.