Today's News

  • Search continues for bank robber

    The Campbellsville Police Department is still searching for a man who reportedly robbed the Forcht Bank on Broadway on Friday afternoon.

    CPD officers responded to a reported robbery at Forcht Bank on 1405 East Broadway Street on Friday afternoon. The suspect fled the bank before the police arrived, leaving with an “undetermined’ amount of money, the police say.

  • Doss first at Tates Creek G.C.

    Calen McKinney, Campbellsville Schools

    Campbellsville High School boys’ golf team finished in ninth place at the 20-team Commodore Classic at Tates Creek Golf Course in Lexington on Saturday.
    Eagle junior Alex Doss won a playoff on the second hole to finish the tournament in first place with a 73.
    Overall, the CHS team, coached by Jim Ward, finished with a 336.
    Other scores for the Eagles were: Layton Hord (82), Myles Murrell (89) and Noah Wagers (92).
    Connor Wilson did not play for CHS because of a muscular shoulder strain.

  • Dicken qualifies for All ‘A’ State

    Calen McKinney, Campbellsville Schools

    Campbellsville High School girls’ golfer Abbie Dicken has advanced to the All “A” State Tournament.
    Dicken, a sophomore, competed in the All “A” Fifth Region tournament at Green County Country Club on Monday, and was one of the top two individual finishers not from the qualifying squad — Green County (152).
    Dicken is the only girls’ golf player at CHS this year, so she competes as an individual under coach David Payne.
    Dicken finished her nine holes with a 48.

  • Campbellsville University begins 29th football season

    Richard RoBards, CU Sports Information

    Campbellsville University, winner of two straight Mid-South Conference West Division Championships, will kick start its 2016 campaign on the road when the Tigers travel to Williamsburg for a match-up with University of the Cumberlands on Thursday at 7 p.m.

  • Eighth annual Forcht Bank Bowl Friday, Saturday at CU


  • Glasgow blows past Campbellsville


  • Adair outshines Taylor


  • Hewitt to face grand jury on shooting, kidnapping charges

    A Taylor County Grand Jury will contemplate indictments against a Greensburg man accused of a shooting, kidnapping and hostage taking.

    At a Wednesday morning hearing, Taylor County District Judge Connie Phillips forwarded Steven Hewitt’s case to a grand jury. Hewitt, 24, faces possible charges of first-degree assault, a Class B felony; kidnapping of an adult, a Class B felony; and four counts of first-degree unlawful imprisonment, a Class D felony.

  • Clement hopes to make a difference at TCMS

    As things continue to progress and change for the Taylor County School District, there is a new supporting factor in place at Taylor County Middle School. New assistant principal Eddie Clement started his first week of school last week. 

    Clement comes on board to join new principal Danita Johnson. The pair have worked together in the past while in Lexington. 

  • Saluting those who serve

    Campbellsville and Taylor County law enforcement were served a home-cooked meal last week with an appreciation dinner given by radio stations Q104, K-Country 105.7 and WTCO Sports Radio. 

    “We wanted to do something,” Barb Smith, general manager of Forcht Broadcasting, said. “It’s very small, but we appreciate what they do for us.”