Today's News

  • CHS releases honor roll

    Campbellsville High School recently released its honor roll for the third nine-weeks grading period. Students listed follow.

    All A's

    • Freshmen - Caylie Blair, Vera Brown, Blair Lamb, Laura Lamb, Murphy Lamb, Alyssa McCarthy and Caroline McMahan.

    • Sophomores - Alex Bailey and Ben Fitzgerald.

    • Juniors - Masi Wilson.

    • Seniors - Logan Dial, Emily Haley, Katelyn McMahan and Mollie Williams.

    A's and B's

  • Resident charged with sexual abuse, sodomy


    A Campbellsville man has been arrested and charged with having sexual contact with two children.

    Willard Greer, 64, of 107 Pine St., was arrested on Friday at about 3 p.m.

    According to a Taylor County Sheriff's Office report, in March, deputies responded to a report filed by social services staff members of inappropriate contact between Greer and a juvenile who is younger than 12.

  • Food Inspections for April 14

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

    • 85 to 100, pass inspection.

    • 70 to 84, business must be re-inspected within 30 days.

    • Less than 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 business will be closed.

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  • Taylor County Sheriff's Office statistics

    The Taylor County Sheriff's Office has released its March activity report.

    The report includes 24 cases opened, 150 criminal arrests, 12 traffic collisions worked, two injury collisions worked, 133 arrest warrants served, 166 civil papers served, 21 citations issued, three DUI arrests, 489 complaints answered, 120 vehicles inspected, 1,323 hours worked and 10,145 miles driven.

  • Circuit Court Action for April 14

    It is the policy of the Central Kentucky News-Journal to publish public records as they are reported by various agencies. Names appearing in "Circuit Court Action" are published without exception, to preserve the fairness and impartiality of the CKNJ and as a news service to our readers.

    Taylor Circuit Court Judge Dan Kelly's March 18 Docket:

  • CU Derby Rose Gala to be broadcast live

    Lindey Young

    Campbellsville University

    Campbellsville University will host its sixth annual Derby Rose Gala on Monday, April 14, with live TV and radio production as well as live streaming through www.campbellsville.edu.

    "The gala is an important scholarship fundraising event, generating close to $106,000 for scholarships in the past five years," Benji Kelly, vice president for development, said.

    The gala is a black-tie optional event with a guest speaker, gourmet meal and silent auction.

  • Campbellsville wins first, drops second at Beach Bash

    Zach Durham stroked three hits and J.T. Holmes (three innings), Chase Thomas (three) and Austin Hash (the seventh) combined for a shut-out in Campbellsville’s 5-0 baseball victory over Owensboro Catholic (8-5) in the Florida Beach Bash on Tuesday afternoon.
    After a scoreless first four innings, the Eagles tallied two runs in the fifth on three OCath errors.
    In the top of the seventh, CHS posted a three-run insurance cushion as Durham and Cody Houk singled in the runs.
    The Eagles also got hits from Owen Weeks and Hash.

  • Cards chalk up 11th with 4-1 road victory in Burkesville


  • That's why they're called free throws


  • Despain in winners’ circle at Ponderosa