Today's News

  • Fire destroys CU fieldhouse

    A fire at a field house at Campbellsville University caused no injuries, but the building itself is likely a total loss.

    CU’s field house, known as H & W Sport Shop Ronnie Hord Fieldhouse, caught fire shortly before 1 p.m. on Wednesday. Everyone made it out with no injuries, a CU press release said.

  • Farewell twinbill at TCHS


  • CHS roars past other Eagles

    The Eagles had one of their best games of the season when they defeated Bethlehem 77-68 at home on Friday night.
    CHS scored 33 points in the fourth quarter and overcame a 48-44 deficit.
    The Eagles hit 31 of 39 free throws, led by freshman Malachi Corley’s 13-16 for 19 points.
    Eighth-grader John Orberson totaled 18 points, junior Ethan Lay had 14 and eighth-grader Arren Hash eight.

  • Split doubleheader


  • Vehicle crashes into church

    A Buffalo teen was injured after hitting a church late on Monday night off of KY 210, a Taylor County Sheriff’s Office report said.

    Campbellsville/Taylor County EMS took Brendan E. Aubrey, 17, to Taylor Regional Hospital with minor injuries, the report said.

    According to the report, at approximately 11:20 p.m., Aubrey, who was driving a 2002 Chevrolet Silverado, was driving east on KY 210 near the Taylor County line when he lost control while rounding a curve.

  • Bicentennial fashion show is Saturday

    On Saturday, the 200-year history of this community will be told via fashion.

    A fashion show that showcases fashions over the 200-year history of Campbellsville will take place at 7 p.m. at the Campbellsville Civic Center. Everyone is invited to attend and participate by wearing or bringing fashions from the 1800s through the present.

    For Council member Sharon Hoskins-Sanders, this fashion show is a way for people to look at our past. The idea came from the city’s Bicentennial Committee, of which Hoskins-Sanders is a member.

  • Ground could be broken for sports complex

    Ground could be broken later this year on a sports complex that would be located on KY 55, near the proposed Campbellsville Bypass.

    That is what Campbellsville Mayor Tony Young said during Monday night’s Campbellsville City Council meeting. He added that the complex won’t replace the ball fields at Trace Creek or Miller Park.

    “This is going to enhance what we already have,” said Young. “We hope to have things ready to go by spring or summer of this year.”

  • TCHS senior wins $1 million in lottery

    A Taylor County High School senior has claimed a $1 million prize from the Wednesday, Feb. 1, Powerball drawing.

    Tanya Herrera, 18, won by matching the five white ball winning numbers on her ticket, but not the Powerball. The computer-generated quick pick ticket chose 22 as her Powerball number, but 10 is what was drawn for the $206,000,000 jackpot drawing.

    After paying 25 percent in federal taxes and 6 percent in state taxes, Herrera was left with $690,000, according to a Kentucky Lottery spokesperson.

  • Eagles belt Metcalfe, fall in OT to Caverna


  • Lady Cards down Central Hardin


    Taylor County notched its 11th triumph of the season on Monday over Central Hardin 41-33.
    The Lady Cardinals raced out to an 11-3 lead and stretched it to 20-15 at the half. A strong third period, led by Madison Burress’ five points, enabled coach Tim Peterson’s team to hold on for the home win.
    Burress paced TCHS (11-15) with 12 points while Madison Lauer and Rachel Shoemaker had eight apiece and Macy McAnelly and Sarah Botkin six each.