Today's News

  • New website offers so much more

    Months in the works, the News-Journal's new website is up and running and we're excited about all that it offers for readers.

    Of course, we're still learning all the "ins and outs" of the new web process, but we believe you'll notice the improvement.

    The new site has so much more than our previous website, and it's easier to navigate as well.

  • CU meets with YUST, PUST officials


    Dr. Frank Cheatham, Campbellsville University vice president for academics, seated at center left, and Dr. James Chin-Kyung Kim, center right, president of South Korea's Yanbian University of Science and Technology and of Pyongyang University of Science and Technology in North Korea, met in the Chowning Executive Dining Room in Winters Dining Hall at CU recently and signed agreements of academic articulation. They were joined by a group of YUST students and CU leaders and students.

  • TCES names Good Deed winners


    Taylor County Elementary School recently announced its Good Deed Winners for the week of Nov. 17. Pictured are Cameron McNeil, Hayden Dabney, Jadin Sturgill, Mason Phillips and Dawson Propes.

  • KCA hosts Pastor Appreciation Day


    Kentucky Christian Academy hosted 39 area pastors at its annual Pastor's Appreciation Day. Pictured is Martha McCreary with Sean Caudill, pastor of South Campbellsville Baptist Church.

  • CES names box top king and queen


    Karlee Rakel and Blake Tungate from Linda Ward's kindergarten class were recently named the Campbellsville Elementary School Box Top King and Queen.

  • TRH recognizes employees


    Taylor Regional Hospital honored several people at its annual service awards banquet, which took place Nov. 4 at Campbellsville University.

    Legend Award

    Janellen Rainwater received the Legend Award.

    Rainwater, a 36-year team member of TRH, is a registered nurse in the Intensive Care Unit.

  • TRH honors team members for first 90 days


    Taylor Regional Hospital recently recognized new team members for their first 90 days of service with a breakfast in their honor.

  • Public record for Nov. 29

    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.



  • Two injured in crash near Bradfordsville

    A Campbellsville man was one of two people injured in a single-vehicle crash near Bradfordsville on Wednesday night.

    According to a Kentucky State Police report, at about 9:40 p.m., Howard W. Gribbins III, 33, of Campbellsville was driving a 1997 Ford Mustang south on KY 1157 when the car left the roadway and struck a ditch.

    Gribbins and his passenger, Shannon Hudgins, 22, of Lebanon, were not wearing seat belts. Both were treated and released at Spring View Hospital in Lebanon.

  • Resident charged with stealing from barn


    A Campbellsville man has been arrested and charged with theft after he was allegedly seen stealing from a barn.

    According to a Taylor County Sheriff's Office report, Thomas Wallace, 43, was arrested at 11:15 a.m.

    The report states that the sheriff's office received a complaint of a theft in progress at a barn on old U.S. 68.

    After arriving, deputies found Wallace after a neighbor reported seeing him take chicken fence and metal steps from the barn.