Today's News

  • Subdivision regulation talks begin

    Though magistrates took the first step toward having County-wide subdivision regulations last month, Taylor County residents aren't any closer to having to abide by those regulations just yet.

    On Tuesday night, magistrates voted to form a committee made up of local real estate personnel, surveyors, contractors and other officials to study the issue and report back to Fiscal Court.

    Magistrates also had first reading of an ordinance formally amending the County's current road system requirements to state that gravel roads will no longer be accepted.

  • Next KHIPP event focuses on Abraham Lincoln

    Campbellsville University's Kentucky Heartland Institute on Public Policy will host "The Legacy of Abraham Lincoln, Relevancy for the 21st Century" on Monday, Feb. 18 at 6:30 p.m. in the Little Auditorium of the Student Union Building as a part of the Abraham Lincoln Bicentennial Celebration.

    The event is free and open to the public.

    The statewide celebration officially kicks off at 10:30 a.m. on Tuesday, Feb. 12 at the Abraham Lincoln Birthplace National Historic Site in Hodgenville.

  • U of L president to speak at fundraiser

    Ricky Sparkman, Friends of Scouting chair for Taylor County, recently announced that the Taylor County campaign benefiting the Boy Scouts in Taylor County will have its annual fundraising event Tuesday, Feb. 19.

    The event will be at 6:30 p.m. at the Student Activity Center on the Campbellsville University campus.

  • Dr. Asser El-Atfy receives second certification in sleep medicine

    Dr. Asser El-Atfy recently became certified in sleep medicine as part of the American Board of Internal Medicine. This certification is his second board certification in sleep medicine through the ABIM.

    His previous certification was achieved in 2005 through the American Board of Sleep Medicine. El-Atfy's board certifications now include critical care medicine, sleep medicine, pulmonary diseases and internal medicine.

  • Concert to benefit The Caring Place

    From the Heart, a ladies ensemble from Campbellsville, will be performing at Campbellsville Baptist Church on Friday, March 7.

    The group is made up of Gail Godsey, Darlene Netherland, Krisinda Jeffries, Debbie Lawson and Linda Mings. The Rev. Tim Shockley provides accompaniment.

    The performance, which begins at 7 p.m., will benefit The Caring Place, a shelter for abused women and children in Marion County. Admission is free, though an offering will be taken.

  • Lady Eagles lose lead at Caverna

    Campbellsville could not hold double-digit advantages, were outscored 33-19 in the fourth frame and the Lady Eagles lost a 53-48 road encounter at Caverna on Saturday.

    CHS still led 29-20 going to the fourth before the Lady Colonels exploded.

    Juniors Bronte Karr (11) and Danielle Morris (10) were the leading scorers for Campbellsville.

    The Lady Eagles host Washington County at 6:00 on Saturday in the opener of a girl-boy twinbill.

  • 'Don't forget about dinner'

    I have a theory that life revolves around dinner. For example, every morning, right after breakfast and before I've even eaten lunch, I'll ask my husband, "What do you want for dinner?"

    Recently, we wanted to get together with some friends - so we went out to dinner. And while we ate dinner we talked about other dinners we've eaten and restaurants we haven't yet tried but plan on going to - for dinner.

    See what I mean?

  • Dunn wins go-kart from CMS

    Campbellsville Middle School recently had a go-kart fundraiser to raise money for various clubs and program. Robert Dunn was the winner of the fundraiser.

  • One injured in collision

    A Liberty teenager was injured Friday in a one-vehicle collision on Stoner Creek Road.

    According to a report filed by Taylor County Sheriff's Deputy Lawrence Walsh, Natasha R. Walls, 19, of Lewis Avenue was driving a 1997 Saturn west on Stoner Creek Road at 7:40 a.m.

    The report states Walls hit a patch of ice on the road and slid off the roadway and struck a tree.

    Walls was transported to Taylor Regional Hospital by Campbellsville/Taylor County Rescue with neck and back injuries. She was treated and released.

  • School Menus for Feb. 18-22

    Campbellsville Elementary/High

    Feb. 18-22

    Monday: No school. Presidents' Day.

    Tuesday: Hamburger, pickles, onions, pork and beans, French fries, mandarin orange and milk.

    Wednesday: Spaghetti with meat sauce, corn, toast, pudding pop and milk.

    Thursday: Hot ham and cheese, baked apples, French fries, Fruit Juicee and milk.

    Friday: Chicken patty, potato wedges, glazed carrots, fresh fruit and milk.

    Campbellsville Middle

    Feb. 18-22

    Monday: No school. Presidents' Day.