Today's News

  • England celebrates birthday

    Brooklyn Jade England celebrated her fourth birthday with family and friends at Gatti’s Pizza on April 22. She is the daughter of Joey and Kathy England of Campbellsville. Her grandparents are Mark Oakes of Campbellsville, Helen Janes of Elk Horn and Gary and Kristy England of Greensburg. Great-grandparents are Stanley and Henrietta Oakes of Campbellsville, Beachy Marcum and Helen England of Greensburg and the late Walter and Vernice Swallows.

  • Dobson-Lile engagement

    Jessica Dobson and Brent Lile of Campbellsville announce their forthcoming marriage on Saturday, June 11.
    The bride is the daughter of Howard Jr. and Jenny Dobson of Campbellsville. Her grandparents are Howard Sr. and Corine Dobson and Bobby and Ermidean Walters of Campbellsville.
    A graduate of Taylor County High School and Campbellsville University, she is employed at the Taylor County Board of Education as a substitute teacher. She also works in the Cardinal Connection after school program.

  • Bell-Shively engagement

    LaRee Bell and Jansen Shively of Campbellsville announce their forthcoming marriage on Saturday, June 4.
    The bride is the daughter of Larry and Annette Bell of Campbellsville. Her grandparents are the late Coy and Estelle Morris and Creed and Myrtle Bell.
    She is a graduate of Campbellsville University School of Nursing and is employed by Taylor Regional Hospital as a registered nurse.
    The groom is the son of Jan Shively of Campbellsville. His grandparents are the late William and Eula Rae Shively.

  • Gabehart-Collins engagement

    Lori Ann Gabehart and Joshua Adam Collins of Russell Springs announce their forthcoming marriage on Saturday, June 4.
    The bride is the daughter of Randy and Shelia Gabehart of Knifley. The groom is the son of Billy and Beth Collins of Russell Springs.
    The ceremony will be at 2 p.m. at Mt. Zion Church of God in Knifley, located at 1640 Eastridge Cemetery Road.
    A reception will follow at the Old Town Café, formerly the Knifley Grade Center.
    All family and friends are invited.

  • Parker-Hughes engagement

    Amber Daleigh Parker and Devin Wayne Hughes of Bowling Green announce their forthcoming marriage on Saturday, June 4.
    The bride is the daughter of Dale Parker of Paris, Ky. and Linda Parker of Columbia. Her grandparent is J.R. Streeval of Columbia.
    She is a graduate of Adair County High School and attends Western Kentucky University. She is employed at Outback Steak House.
    The groom is the son of Tommy and Missy Hughes and Steve and Tammy Hess, all of Campbellsville. His grandparents are Wendell and Verla Hughes and Barbara Gordon, all of Campbellsville.

  • Birth announcements

    Jeremy and Brandy Clark of Campbellsville announce the birth of a son, Isaiah Ream Clark, at 3:31 p.m. on May 9 at Taylor Regional Hospital in Campbellsville. He weighed 8 pounds, 1.5 ounces and was 20 inches long.
    Grandparents are Jeff and Sherry Clark of Campbellsville, Paula Gabehart of Alden, Kan. and Marty Taylor of Lyons, Kan.

  • Grieboski interview to air on 'Dialogue on Public Issues'


    Campbellsville University's John Chowning, vice president for church and external relations and executive assistant to the president of CU, recently interviewed Dr. Joseph Grieboski, president of the Institute on Religion and Public Policy, on his show "Dialogue on Public Issues" on Campbellsville University's WLCU.

    The show will air Sunday, May 29 at 8 a.m., Monday, May 30 at 1:30 and 6:30 p.m. and Wednesday, June 1 at 1:30 and 7 p.m.

    The show is aired on Comcast Cable Channel 10.

  • Crusade roadblocks will begin next weekend

    Local Crusade roadblocks begin at noon and run through dark on Friday, June 3 and Saturday, June 4. Roadblocks will be at major intersections throughout town.

    On Sunday, only one roadblock will be set up - in front of the Campbellsville Fire Department on Broadway. That roadblock will be from 8:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.

    Like last year, roadblocks will be the only opportunity for collections.

    Those who are unable to donate at a roadblock can call the fire department at 465-4131 to schedule a pick up time for their donation.

  • Taylor County Fair offers pageants for all ages

    Staff Report

    The Taylor County Fair is offering pageants for those of all ages beginning Monday, June 6.

    All pageant contestants must pay $10 gate admission. Pre-registration will be accepted with a $30 entry fee by Tuesday, May 31. However, registration will be available the day of the pageants for $40 cash only entry fee.

    Pageants are open to any Kentucky resident.

  • Best of luck, graduates

    Friday marks the official end of childhood for Campbellsville and Taylor County high school seniors. Adulthood is now directly in front of them.

    Graduates have important decisions to make - whether to continue their education or head straight into the job market. Then there's marriage, family and other important life choices. No matter the path they choose, we wish all of them the very best of luck.

    The CHS ceremony is at 6:30 and the TCHS ceremony at 7:30.