Today's News

  • One person injured in two-vehicle crash
  • Russell joins Green Room


    Casey Russell, a stylist, has joined The Green Room.

    Russell is a master stylist and is a great addition to The Green Room’s team of talented salon professionals, according to The Green Room owner Karen Patton.

    Russell specializes in the latest hair techniques, but also offers manicures, pedicures and waxing and enjoys doing special occasion hairstyles.

    Russell, who lives in Greensburg with her husband and daughter, has been a stylist for several years.

  • Clerk’s office audit released with recommendations

     State Auditor Adam Edelen recently released the annual audit of the Taylor County Clerk’s office for 2013.

    The audit found County Clerk Mark Carney’s financial statement to fairly represent the revenues, expenses and excess fees of the Taylor County Clerk’s Office in conformity with the regulatory basis of accounting.

    Edelen included three comments with the audit, however, stating that Carney should require timesheets prepared by his employees.

  • Beef marketing expert speaks at Ag Council
  • One person injured in three-vehicle crash
  • Public Record for Aug. 28

    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.


    • Ann A. Keltner, speeding, $183; failure to wear seat belts, $25, both prepaid.

    • Pauline E. Morris, failure to wear seat belts, $25, prepaid.

  • Some more firsts in first full weekend


  • Food Inspections for 8-28

    The following businesses were inspected by the Lake Cumberland District Health Department using the scale below.

    • 85 to 100, pass inspection.

    • 70 to 84, business must be re-inspected within 30 days.

    • Less than 70, a suspension of permit notice is sent to owner; if owner doesn't reply within 10 days, the permit will be revoked and the business will be closed.

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  • Two CHS students graduate from Rogers Scholars program


    Campbellsville High School students MaKenzie Murrell and Paige Dabney graduated this summer from The Center for Rural Development's Rogers Scholars program.

    Rogers Scholars is an intensive one-week summer leadership program that provides opportunities for high school students in Southern and Eastern Kentucky to receive the skills they need to become the region's next generation of business and entrepreneurial leaders. Seventeen colleges and universities partner with The Center to offer exclusive college scholarships to Rogers Scholars graduates.

  • CU ranked 'fourth most affordable'

    Linda Waggener

    Campbellsville University

    Campbellsville University has been ranked fourth among the top 50 most affordable Christian colleges in the United States by the independent researchers of Christian Universities Online.

    Christian Universities Online is an independent online resource that researches and ranks Christian higher education in the United States. In addition, it provides reviews, information about Christian scholarships and financial aid, along with other resources for students.