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Today's News

  • Campbellsville golfers runner-up at All ‘A’ Classic State

     

    Campbellsville High School’s boys’ golf team (318) finished runner-up behind Lexington Christian at theKentucky All “A” State Golf Tournament at Eagles’ Nest Country Club in Somerset on Sept. 9. The Eagles coached by Cassidy Scantland Decker were led by senior Alex Doss' 71, which was good enough for third as an individual while Layton Hord had a 75, Connor Wilson and Myles Murrell 86s and Kameron Smith a 96

  • Green River Ministries receives donation from AT&T

    AT&T of Kentucky recently partnered with Green River Ministries and presented a check for $1,500 to the shelter last week.

    Green River Ministries operates a homeless shelter on Clem Haskins Boulevard which is ran solely on donations and fundraising. The donation will go a long way toward providing services to those in need in the community, Green River Ministries Executive Director Miranda Willis said.

  • Campbellsville native recounts experience escaping Hurricane Irma

    A normal 12-hour drive from Tampa, Florida, to Campbellsville became a 48-hour journey for former Campbellsville resident Mark Hughes as he was attempting to get out of the path of Hurricane Irma.

    Hughes moved to Tampa over the summer after accepting a job at Wesley Chapel High School as an exceptional student educator. Wesley Chapel falls in the Tampa Bay Metro Area.

    Hughes said he had heard the forecasts about Hurricane Irma, but many of those tracking the path of the storm believed that it would stay on the east coast of Florida in the Atlantic Ocean.

  • LaRue halts Cards’ perfect start

    Taylor County scored the first touchdown and the game’s final two scores, but were still pinned with its first loss this season — 21-19 at LaRue County.
    Dejhon Irvin’s 65-yard punt return put the Cardinals up 6-0. But, the Hawks (4-0) tallied single touchdowns in the first, second and third quarters to lead 21-6.
    Taylor County (3-1) sliced the lead to 21-13 on an Irvin 18-yard run and Will Miller point after kick with seven seconds left in the third period.

  • Campbellsville early lead holds up in home-field triumph

     

  • Fraternal Order of Police donates to local schools

    The Central Kentucky Fraternal Order of Police Lodge 22 recently donated $1,500 each to the Campbellsville Independent and Taylor County Family Resource and Youth Service Center.

    The donations will be used to purchase clothing, shoes, and other necessary items for students during the school year, according to President Rick Benningfield.

    The initiative is called Cops Support Kids, Benningfield said, and the group has been assisting local students for at least a decade.

  • Early Days September 7, 2017

    TEN YEARS AGO

    September 6, 2007

    Durham High School’s annual reunion took place over the Labor Day weekend.

    Myceala Forrest, 13, of Campbellsville, along with 185 other girls recently attended the 20th anniversary of the USA Harvest Foodbank in Louisville.

    Dale and Erin Beth Estes, of Campbellsville, announce the birth of a son, Cameron Scott, at 1:30 a.m. on Wednesday, August 22, 2007 at Spring View Hospital in Lebanon. He weighed 8 pounds, 14 ounces and was 20-1/2 inches long.

  • Eagles open at home as Cards hope to remain perfect

     

  • Campbellsville Police investigating thefts

    The Campbellsville Police Department is seeking the public's help in solving a recent string of break-ins. 

    A report from the Campbellsville Police Department states that officers responded to several calls of break-ins on Wednesday, Aug. 30. 

    Numerous cars had been broken into and personal items had been taken from vehicles. 

    The locations of the break-ins were not made public as of press time. 

    Campbellsville Police have developed a vehicle of interest in regard to the string of thefts. 

  • Taylor County Board of Education Tax Hearing set for Sept. 12

    The Taylor County Board of Education is slated to hold a hearing on a potential tax increase next week.

    According to a recently published notice from the Taylor County Board of Education, the board will hold its public hearing at 6:45 p.m. at the Taylor County High School Auditorium.

    The proposal involves an increase from the 56.2 cents on real and personal property to 58.2 cents. The proposed increase is expected to produce $4,908,444.

    This would be an increase of $393,411 from last year’s revenue that was brought in through the tax.