Today's News

  • Brummett receives Conway service award


    Larry Brummett has received a 10-year service award with Conway Freight. Brummett is a driver sales representative at the Campbellsville location.

  • Dale Boils joins Boils Realty


    Dale Boils has joined Boils Realty as a sales associate and apprentice auctioneer.

  • Photo contest announced

    An amateur photography contest has been announced, which features a $100 prize.

    Categories include people, animals, nature and street scenes. There is an entry fee of $5. If interested, send a 4x6 photo with name, phone number, address and category to James Ward at 220 Hamilton Road, Campbellsville, Ky., 42718. The contest ends July 1.

    For more information, contact James Ward (270) 465-9838 or jamesward220@windstream.net.

  • Jewell joins CKNJ staff


    Mary Beth Jewell has joined the Central Kentucky News-Journal staff as an inside advertising sales representative/receptionist.

    A 2006 graduate of Hart County High School, Jewell graduated from Lindsey Wilson College in 2010 with a bachelor's degree in communication and a minor in journalism.

    In her free time, Jewell enjoys painting and writing.

  • Smoot is new member of the American Angus Association

    Abigal Smoot of Campbellsville is a new junior member of the American Angus Association, according to Bryce Schumann, CEO of the national organization with headquarters in Saint Joseph, Mo.

    Junior members of the association are eligible to register cattle in the American Angus Association, participate in programs conducted by the National Junior Angus Association and take part in association-sponsored shows and other national and regional events.

  • Durham added to Colton's training team


    Holly Durham was recently added to the Colton's Restaurant Group New Store Training Team. Durham just returned from Rolla, Mo., where she helped open a new store during a three-week stay. Members of the Colton's training team are selected from all the Colton's stores and only the best employees are chosen for the team.

  • Poseys are new Snappy Tomato owners


    Leona and Alan Posey are the new owners of Snappy Tomato, which is located at 117 E. Main St. in Campbellsville. Kid's night is every Monday night. Two children eat free with one paying adult. Snappy Tomato features a fresh, all-you-can-eat buffet, pizzas made to order and delivery. Hours are Sunday through Thursday from 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. and Friday and Saturday 11 a.m. to 11 p.m.

  • CU students honored for most students at preacher festival

    Natasha Janes

    Campbellsville University

    Campbellsville University, a founding member of the National Festival of Young Preachers, was recognized at the recent conference for having the most students attending from any college or university affiliated with the organization.

    CU also had the largest number attending last year, which was the inaugural year for the festival.

  • CU to host Jane Kehrt art exhibit Feb. 7-25

    Elena Groholske

    Campbellsville University

    Campbellsville University will host an exhibit of artwork by Glasgow artist Jane Ward Kehrt on Feb. 7-25 in Campbellsville University's Art Gallery.

    Kehrt's exhibit will consist of watercolors, acrylics and pencil drawings.

    This exhibit is free and open to the public.

  • Exercise classes begin Feb. 8

    Mindful Movement, a free eight-week series of gentle exercise classes, will be taught by Becky Nash at the Taylor County Extension Office on Tuesdays at 5:15 p.m.

    The classes begin Tuesday, Feb. 8. Participants will learn to improve their strength, flexibility, energy levels and balance.

    To reserve a spot, or for more information, call 465-4511.