Today's News

  • CES celebrates Halloween


    Campbellsville Elementary School third graders had an opportunity on Halloween to visit a variety of scary activities. One station was with a mad scientist who taught them how to stir up some strange concoctions. One was silly goop.

  • TCES announces Writers of the Week


    Taylor County Elementary School recently announced its Writers of the Week for Nov. 12. They are, from left, kindergartner Carter Stewart, first grader Maci Higdon, second grader Laneysa Caldwell, third grader K.J. Kearney, fourth grader Molly Bemis and fifth grader Alic Williams.

  • CU honors 67 scholars at Central Kentucky Scholar's Day


    Joan C. McKinney

    Campbellsville University

    Sixty-seven high school scholars from central Kentucky were recognized at Campbellsville University at a dinner in their honor recently at the 2010 Central Kentucky Scholar's Day.

    Dave Walters, vice president for admissions and student services, said the Scholar's Day meant CU "recruited the brightest and the best" in preparing for the event.

  • TCES releases honor roll

    Taylor County Elementary School has released its intermediate teams honor roll for the first nine-week grading period.

    Students listed follow.

    All A's

  • Campbellsville woman arrested on DUI charges


    A Campbellsville woman was arrested and charged with DUI on Friday following a two-car collision in Washington County.

    According to a Kentucky State Police report, Jennifer Skaggs, 25, was driving a 1996 GMC along KY 150 in the wrong lane and struck a 2000 Toyota head on driven by Kenneth Hughes, 18, of Cox Creek. The collision occurred at about 8 p.m., three miles west of Springfield.

    Both Skaggs and Hughes were wearing seat belts. Hughes was treated and released at Springview Hospital in Lebanon. Skaggs refused treatment.

  • Public record for Nov. 25

    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.



    Phillip Anthony Burris, failure of non-owner operator to maintain required insurance, second or subsequent offense, amended to improper equipment, $243.

  • Baby shower for De Grez


    Leslie De Grez was honored with a baby shower recently by family and friends at the home of Melinda Thompson.

    De Grez and her husband Pieter are expecting their first child in November.

    Hosting the shower were Jill Roberts, Janet Adams, De Grez, Jane Blevins, grandmother-to-be, Thompson, Jodie Allen and Kathy Allen.

  • Wolford-Newberry wedding


    Jennifer Dawn Wolford married Trevor Patrick Newberry in an outdoor ceremony Sept. 4 at Historic Clay Hill Farm in Campbellsville.

    Dr. Paul Patton officiated.

    The bride is the daughter of Dale and Teresa Wolford of Campbellsville. Her grandparents are Joyce Wolford of Campbellsville, Wade Bailey of Liberty, and the late W.D. Wolford and Margaret Bailey.

    The groom is the son of Gregory and Robin Newberry of Panama City Beach, Fla. His grandparents are Nick and Patti Ranone and Rob and Patsy Hoskins, all of Florida.

  • Taube-Hines engagement


    Lindsey Nicole Taube of Portland, Maine, and Stephen Lee Hines of Campbellsville will exchange wedding vows on Saturday, Dec. 11.

    Taube is the daughter of Scott and Beth Taube of Portland, Maine. Her grandparents are Ray and Judy Linn of Mt. Vernon, Ohio, and Gene and Hedy Taube of Sevierville, Tenn.

    She is a senior at Campbellsville University, majoring in mass communications.

  • TCHS Class of 1980

    Taylor County High School Class of 1980 had its 30th reunion recently.