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Today's News

  • LWC winter commencement is Saturday

    Lindsey Wilson College will graduate the first half of the Class of 2007-2008 on Saturday morning. The college will award a total of 247 degrees - 176 undergraduate degrees and 71 graduate degrees.

    Hall of Fame journalist Al Smith, the former host of Kentucky Educational Television's Comment on Kentucky, will deliver the commencement address.

    The ceremony will begin at 11 a.m. ET in Biggers Sports Center.

  • Bethany House welcomes new staff members

    Bethany House Abuse Shelter has three new staff members.

    Carolyn Brady has joined the staff as a counselor, with expertise in the areas of substance abuse counseling and children's counseling. Brady received her master of social work degree from Delaware State University and her bachelor's degree in behavioral science from Barry University in Miami, Fla.

  • Renovation plans underway for CHS

    Big plans are in the works at Campbellsville High School.

    At Monday night's meeting, Campbellsville Independent School Board members approved a schematic plan for renovations totaling $4.6 million.

  • Posey-Hamilton

    Monica Lynn Posey and Joseph Eugene Hamilton III, both of Campbellsville, will exchange wedding vows on Saturday, Dec. 22.

    Posey is the daughter of James Ray Posey and Geneva Sue Posey, both of Campbellsville. Her grandparents are the late William and Alliefair Edwards and Elbert and Mae Posey.

    She is a 2001 graduate of Taylor County High School and is employed at Taylor County Bank as a loan officer.

  • CES donates to food pantry

    Campbellsville Elementary School Principal Linda Handley is pictured with food that students collected for the Taylor County Food Pantry as part of Red Ribbon Week activities. Students collected more than 1,500 cans during the week and also raised $126 for cystic fibrosis.

  • Fixing Christmas

    Last week I met a man who told me how his community thumbed their noses at the anti-Christmasness of their annual holiday show.

    Some had decided they couldn't sing "We Wish You a Merry Christmas" in a public gathering so they rewrote the words.

    Ha ha ha, the man said. As the chorus on stage sang, "We wish you a happy holiday," the audience sang even louder, "We wish you a MERRY CHRISTMAS!"

  • School Menus for Dec. 17-19

    Campbellsville Elementary/High

    Dec. 17-19

    Monday - Popcorn chicken, broccoli casserole, corn, fruit mix, Elf Grahams and milk.

    Tuesday - Chili, crackers, cheese slice, carrot sticks, oatmeal square, peaches and milk.

    Wednesday - Hot dog, Fruit Roll-Up, baked chips, carrot sticks, celery sticks, fruit and milk.

    Campbellsville Middle

    Dec. 17-19

    Monday - Chicken tenders, gravy, mashed potatoes, green beans, peaches, bread and milk.

    Tuesday - Baked spaghetti, tossed salad, buttered peas, Elf Grahams and milk.

  • A New Day in Frankfort

    Steve Beshear was sworn in at 12:01 Tuesday morning as Kentucky's new governor at the Executive Mansion in Frankfort and several Taylor Countians were on hand to help celebrate.

    Members of the Taylor County and Campbellsville marching bands participated in the inauguration parade in downtown Frankfort.

  • Tigers march in inaugural parade

    Campbellsville University Tiger Marching Band members attending Gov. Steve Beshear's inauguration parade on Tuesday include from left: Liz Lowery of Clarksville, Tenn., Rachel Cain of Corbin, Carla Edmondson of Independence, Alisa Florence of Brownsville, E.J. Jones of Campbellsville, Amber Jinnett of Hodgenville, Aaron LaFollette of Hodgenville and Amanda Saunders of Owensboro. They performed with the Kentucky Intercollegiate Band.

  • Local piano instructors participate in keyboard festival

    The Central Kentucky Music Teachers Association celebrated its founding 25 years ago with its annual Keyboard Festival at Campbellsville University on Nov. 17.

    Eleven teachers submitted students to participate in the event, Beth Cochran, Judith Davis, Peggy Hardy, Sida Roberts, Wesley Roberts and Suellen Shaw, all of Campbellsville; Diana Aubrey of Hodgenville, Sharon Bertram of Monticello, Robert Reynolds of Columbia and Carina Tiotuico of Elizabethtown.