Today's News

  • Indians hold off Eagles 51-49


  • Lady Indians romp 48-16


  • TCMS seventh grader earns spot in All-American Bowl


  • Cards triumph in battle of 5-0 teams


  • Fire department celebrates 100th anniversary

    Spread out across two tables are hundreds and hundreds of old photographs.

    As the firefighters pass by during their shifts, they pick up a few and look through them. Many recognize the people in the photos, while others remember responding to the scenes depicted.

    Campbellsville Fire Department celebrated its 100th anniversary this October. And while the anniversary date has passed, that doesn't mean officials aren't working to recognize the milestone.

  • Public Record for Dec. 15

    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.


    • Joshua A. Lewis, second-degree fleeing or evading police, $153; resisting arrest, 30 days in jail probated for 24 months.

  • Man charged with taking gun into Walmart

    A Campbellsville man has been arrested and charged with having a concealed gun at Walmart.

    Tavin Grayson, 27, of East Broadway, was arrested on Thursday, Nov. 27, at 5:55 p.m.

    According to Grayson's arrest citation, Campbellsville Police Officer Jacob Hedgespeth wrote that a loss prevention officer approached him as he was patrolling the store. The officer told Hedgespeth, court records state, that a man in the store had a pistol in his boot and customers were complaining.

  • Man charged with firing gun in home


    A Campbellsville man has been arrested for firing a gun inside a home and threatening to kill two people.

    Daniel Mings, 57, of Bright Ridge Road, was arrested Thursday, Dec. 4, at 4:03 p.m.

    According to court records, Taylor County Sheriff's Deputy Branden Wilson responded to a report of a man being intoxicated and shooting a gun inside a home.

    Records state that Mings allegedly pointed the gun at a woman and her child and told him he was going to blow their heads off.

  • Man charged with assaulting police officer

    A Campbellsville man has been arrested and charged with assaulting and threatening a police officer.

    Jacob Fink, 27, of Purcell Court, was arrested Wednesday, Nov. 26, at 10:48 p.m.

    According to Fink's arrest citation, Campbellsville Police Officer Jacob Hedgespeth was dispatched to investigate the report of an uninvited man being inside a home. Records state that Fink had been warned only minutes before to not be at the home.

    When making contact with Fink at the home, records state, he was unsteady on his feet and was slurring his speech.

  • Man charged with abusing child

    A Campbellsville man has been arrested and charged with abusing a child.

    Kevin M. Chaulklin, 36, of Perks Drive, was arrested Sunday, Dec. 7, at 8 p.m.

    According to Chaulklin's arrest citation, Kentucky State Police troopers responded to Jane Todd Hospital in Greensburg on Nov. 23 to investigate the possible assault of a 4-year-old girl.

    When arriving at the hospital, the girl's mother told troopers that her daughter had been visiting Chaulklin earlier that day and came home with a very large friction burn on her back.