Today's News

  • Cards down top 10 squad to notch 20th triumph

    Taylor County kept its slate nearly perfect vs. Kentucky foes with an 83-80 victory over Henderson County in the King of the Bluegrass Showcase at Fairdale High School on Saturday afternoon.
    In the close nip-and-tuck contest, Taylor County had to come from behind in all four quarters to upend the Colonels, which were ranked as high as second in some polls.

  • Lady Eagles make it two straight


  • Eagles tally final 13 points


  • Lady Cards capture fourth straight region bowling title


    Taylor County High School’s Lady Cardinals captured their fourth straight regional title on Friday and the Cardinal boys' also qualified for the state tournament by finishing second.

    Candace Gibson was third in individual competition on Saturday while Landon Shively placed second for the TCHS boys.

    The KHSAA State Tournament Feb. 12-13 in Lexington.

  • February sports calendar

    TCHS bass fishing team hosting chili supper on Friday during TCHS basketball twinbill
    The Taylor County High School bass fishing team will be having a chili supper on Friday, Feb. 13 from 5-8 p.m. as TCHS hosts LaRue County in a girl/boy basketball doubleheader as well as homecoming. Tickets are $5 and can be purchased from any team member or at the door.

  • Feb. 5-March 10 basketball schedule


  • Super Bowl ads: A mixed bag of good and bad

    Football is one of my favorite things to watch on TV, but during the regular season I rarely see the commercials. I’m among the millions of fans who watch DirecTV’s Red Zone Channel, and with that, the programming is a barrage of highlights and live peeks into games as the action unfolds, but with no commercials. If you’re a football fan, watch it and you’ll never want to give it up.

  • Public Record for Feb. 5

    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.



    • James Wethington, Jr., speeding, state traffic school; violation of Kentucky E.P.O./D.V.O., pass for 12 months, to be dismissed if no further violations.

  • McDonald's shows Campbellsville some 'love'


    For several years now, McDonald's restaurants have been advertising with the slogan, "I'm Lovin' It!" Now, the company is putting that love to work, and it could pay off for customers, including those at the Campbellsville location.

  • Local barista wins latte art competition


    Coffee is a culture.

    That’s what was so intriguing to Alex Pepper when he first discovered it at Lindsey Wilson College. His interest in coffee grew quickly the more he became a part of the culture.

    He began working part-time for Harden Coffee on Saturday mornings for two hours. He even started the Coffee Club at his alma mater.