Today's News

  • Taylor Regional Hospital recognizes new team members

    Taylor Regional Hospital recently recognized new team members for their first 90 days of service with a breakfast in their honor. Those honored were Laura Adams, Med/Surg; Whitney Adkins, ESD; Michaela Ballard, lab; Anita Barlow, OB; Leslie Brady, TRMG-orthopedics; Tamara Brown, Med/Surg; Del Berry, ER; Janice Burris, transitional care; Karen Clements, Med/Surg; Kelly Duncan, Med/Surg; Donna Faulkner, administration; Dr.

  • School test scores in

    The results are in and local school administrators have mixed feelings about the latest batch of Kentucky Core Content Test results. For a list of specific subject scores, see the charts that accompany this story. Click HERE for the elementary school chart, HERE for the middle school and HERE for the high school.

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  • CU to present seminar by U of L chemistry professor

    Campbellsville University will host Dr. Eugene Mueller, the Charles L. Bloch Professor of Chemistry at the University of Louisville, at 2 p.m. Friday, Sept. 24 in the Shely Science Center, Room 220.

    Mueller is the Division of Natural Sciences' first guest seminar of the 2010-2011 academic year. He will speak on "What Do Pseudouridine Synthases Do to 5-FlouroU?"

    "We are delighted to open up this year's seminar offerings with a scholar such as Dr. Mueller," Dr. Chris Mullins, assistant professor of chemistry, said.

  • Lady Cards take pair of matches from Lady Eagles

    Taylor County swept a high school doubleheader from Campbellsville last week. The Lady Cardinals bested the Lady Eagles 25-19, 29-27 at CHS on Monday and 25-18, 25-15 at home on Thursday.

    The TCHS junior varsity also won 21-12, 21-19 and 21-6, 21-16.

    The 20th District Tournament is Oct. 11-12 at Campbellsville.

  • CU Concert Chorus open to community

    The community is invited to be a part of the Campbellsville University Concert Chorus for the fall semester, according to David Johnson, conductor.

    Rehearsals began Monday, Aug. 23 at 6 p.m. in the choral room of the Gosser Fine Arts Building and last about two hours.

    The program this semester is based on Psalms and is represented by composers such as Rutter, Palestrina, Grotenhuis, Goeller and others.

  • Youth Entrepreneurial Society accepting applications

    Young people in central Kentucky have great ideas and the Central Kentucky Youth Entrepreneurial Society is seeking serious business-minded middle, high school and college age students.

  • Hospital expansion planned

    Patients at Taylor Regional Hospital will have a bit more privacy after having surgery, thanks to a new three-story building in the works with new operating and patient rooms.

    According to TRH CEO Jane Wheatley, the hospital has been planning the expansion for the past year and a half.

    Wheatley said the hospital's current operating rooms are in the center of the hospital, which means they are essentially landlocked.

  • Fongpetch-Johnson wed

    Pimrata Fongpetch of Bangkok, Thailand and Joseph D. Johnson of Campbellsville exchanged wedding vows on Friday, Sept. 10 at Hodges Chapel in Greensburg.

    The bride is the daughter of Thumagate Fongpetch and Wannapa Fongpetch of Bangkok.

    The groom is the son of Margaret Louise Johnson of Punta Gorda, Fla., and the late F.C. Johnson Jr.

  • Campbellsville man arrested in Hardin County on marijuana charges

    A Campbellsville man was arrested Monday in Hardin County Monday on charges alleging that he was selling nearly 20 pounds of marijuana.

    According to a news release, the Kentucky State Police Drug Enforcement Special Investigations West Branch and Greater Hardin County Narcotics Task Force arrested Leonard Bryant Jr. and charged him with selling more than 5 pounds of marijuana.

    Police seized 19 pounds of marijuana and $5,924 in cash.

    He was lodged in the Hardin County jail.

  • Campbellsville woman injured in two-vehicle collision Thursday

    A Campbellsville woman was injured in a two-vehicle collision in Campbellsville on Thursday afternoon.

    According to a Campbellsville Police report, at 4:24 p.m., Margaret Smith, 83, of Campbellsville was traveling east on East Broadway in a 1995 Chevrolet Monte Carlo when her car collided with a 2008 Buick Enclave, driven by Betty Wheatley, 59, of Campbellsville.

    Wheatley was pulling out of the Post Office entrance.

    Smith was transported to Taylor Regional Hospital by Campbellsville/Taylor County Rescue. She was treated and released.