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Today's News

  • TRH to open third training site

    Taylor Regional Hospital/American Heart Association Training Center has partnered with Lindsey Wilson College, which will join Lake Cumberland Regional Hospital and Russell County Hospital as TRH's third training site.

    Tamara Eastham, a R.N. and past winner of the AHA Instructor of the Year at the Taylor Regional Hospital Training Center, will coordinate the site.

  • Mule Days draws large crowd

     

    Milford Lowe hosted his annual Mule Days event on Aug. 3 at his home in Merrimac and about 300 people attended for live music, mule rides and other events.

    The event also raised $629 for Merrimac Christian Church.

  • Public Record for Aug. 18

    It is the policy of the Central Kentucky News-Journal to publish public records as they are reported by various agencies. Names appearing in public record are published without exceptions, to preserve the fairness and impartiality of the CKNJ and as a news service to our readers.

    Small Claims Settled

  • Taylor County Sheriff's Office

    The Taylor County Sheriff's Office released its July activity report recently.

    The report includes 31 cases opened, 92 criminal arrests, 22 traffic collisions worked, four injury collisions worked, 90 arrest warrants served, 173 civil papers served, 30 citations issued, two DUI arrests, 438 complaints answered, 130 vehicles inspected, 1,170 hours worked and 11,328 miles driven.

  • Circuit Court Action for Aug. 18

    It is the policy of the Central Kentucky News-Journal to publish public records as they are reported by various agencies. Names appearing in "Circuit Court Action" are published without exception, to preserve the fairness and impartiality of the CKNJ and as a news service to our readers.

    Taylor Circuit Court Judge Dan Kelly's Aug. 5 Docket:

  • Annual festival offers photo workshop

    The annual fall heritage festival at The Homeplace on Green River will be Saturday, Sept. 6.

    The festival will feature a photo workshop by Lindsey Wilson College professor David Goguen. There will be sessions from 10 a.m. to noon and 1 to 3 p.m.

    Homeplace officials ask for a $5 donation for parking, but there is no charge for the workshop or for many of the other activities at the festival.

    Goguen is an experienced photography teacher and this will be his third year leading a photo workshop at the festival.

  • Junior Battle of the Birds has TCMS flavor

     

    Taylor County tallied four of the final five touchdowns to defeat Campbellsville 30-12 in the Junior Battle of the Birds at the final game of the Eagle Gridiron Middle School Classic on Saturday at Campbellsville University.

    After Daesean VanCleave put the Eagles on top 6-0 in the first qurater, the Cardinals quickly responded with a Logan Parker 52-yard run and took the lead for good on a Grant McQueary pass to Cameron Kosid.

    Tre Goodin's 3-yard run adn Parker's conversion made 16-6 at the intermission.

  • Slow Sunday did not dampen PGA hoopla

     

  • Tracking your son on the PGA TOUR

     

  • KCTCS will allow county to use fire training via 30-year lease

    The local state fire and rescue training center will soon be used once again.

    On Tuesday, magistrates voted to contract with the Kentucky Community & Technical College System to use the center for $1 a year for the next 30 years.

    After discussing the contract for a half hour in closed session, Magistrate Ed Gorin made a motion for the county to enter into the agreement, which Dr. James Jones seconded and was unanimously approved.