Today's News

  • City looking for sewer overflow fixes

    During its Monday meeting, Campbellsville City Council members will look at measures aimed at reducing the problem of sewer overflows during heavy rains.

    Among them is an amendment to the city’s sewer use ordinance that requires inspections of homes to check for illegal connections to the sewer system.

    As Campbellsville Mayor Tony Young put it, the ordinance amendments would help the city control inflow and infiltration of water into the city’s sewer system – commonly referred to simply as I&I.

  • CMS Lady Eagles place second twice in CKMSAC


    Campbellsville Middle School’s girls' basketball teams fell in championship games at the Central Kentucky Middle School Athletic Conference Tournaments on Nov. 1 in Greensburg.

    The seventh-grade girls’ basketball team is this year’s CKMSAC tournament runners-up after falling to Casey County in the finals 39-31.

    CMS eighth-grade girls’ basketball team is this year’s CKMSAC tournament runners-up after losing at Green County 50-24.

  • Ferrie sixth at Midwest Golf Invitational in Indy


  • Wayne Co. whips TCHS’ Cards 38-21


  • Not much trouble for Eagles in 49-14 first-round triumph


  • Deer pose danger for drivers this time of year

    Accidents, injuries and fatalities involving deer and automobiles increase dramatically during the autumn months, according to Kentucky State Police.

    “Drivers should be engaged, alert and on the lookout for deer this time of year. Deer mating season leads to higher roaming activity all across the commonwealth, which leads to more car-deer crashes,” says Kentucky State Police Lt. Michael Webb.

  • Two-faced calf sets new record for her age

    Lucky the two-faced cow, who made headlines in September, is at it again.

    As of Oct. 27, 2016, Lucky has beaten the record and is now the oldest two-headed calf that Ripley’s Believe It or Not has ever encountered. Before Lucky, the oldest two-headed calf lived 40 days. Lucky, born Sept. 6, on the farm of Stan and Brandy McCubbin, is now 48 days old and doing better than ever.

    “She’s doing a lot better than I expected,” Stan said.

  • Inspecting before electing

    The general election is only five days away, and one of the last steps that a county clerk has to take before Election Day is to verify that the voting machines are in working order.

    Most recently, the Taylor County Board of Elections inspected the machines Wednesday morning in the Taylor County Courthouse basement, a process that Carney says takes about 30 to 45 minutes.

    “We verify the seals that are used and will be used on the machine and make sure that there are zero votes on the machines before the election starts,” said Carney.

  • Boy saves woman’s burning car

    Saturday was nothing special. It was a normal day for most people in Campbellsville, but for Dr. Janna Gresham and 11-year-old Evan Bryant, it turned into something more.

    Gresham was using the beautiful weather Saturday had to offer to run errands and take her dog, GiGi, to the new walking trail.

    “I promised her we’d go,” Gresham said.

  • CU hoop Tigers drop regular-season, exhibition tilts

    Campbellsville University could not overcome a cold shooting night (21-63) and fell 71-68 in St. Louis to Harris-Stowe State College on Saturday.
    Byron Dean, starting in place of injured Kelton Ford, led the Tigers with 16 points while Shawn Johnson and Hagen Tyler had 13 and 12 points, respectively. Johnson completed his double-double with 12 rebounds.
    Jalen Coates totaled seven points and nine assists.