Today's News

  • Officials say property taxes can be complicated

    Taylor County Property Valuation Administrator Chad Shively says property taxes can be quite complicated.

    “There’s still instances that pop up brand new, that even the Department of Revenue hasn’t heard of,” Shively said.

    Taylor County Clerk Mark Carney shared similar sentiments.

    “It gets complicated quickly,” Carney said.

  • County discusses use of old elementary

    Taylor County School Board Superintendent Roger Cook talked with the board Thursday night on different options of what to do with the old elementary school building. One idea discussed was demolishing the building. The district received $250,000 from Frankfort to help defray the cost of demolishing it.

    “We really don’t want it to be an eye sore on the community,” Cook said.

    Original plans for the building were to donate it to the city and county, but district bondholders won’t allow that.

  • Santa’s sensitive side

    A tradition for many children during the Christmas season is paying a visit to Santa Claus. Those visits are usually a joyous occasion that include loud music, large crowds, and many colors and lights.

    But for other children, it is a sensory overloaded nightmare.

    The Kid SpOt Center started their Sensitive Santa program four years ago as a way for those who would not normally want to — or in some cases, not be able to — go and visit Santa Claus in a busy environment.

  • Ku Klux Klan spreads recruiting literature

    Some people in Campbellsville and in the surrounding area have received flyers encouraging them to join the Ku Klux Klan.

    “We have had a number of them brought to the police department,” Campbellsville Police Chief Pat Thompson said. “We’ve collected a number of them. They’re just flyers for recruitment.”

    According to Thompson, such flyers have also been found in Green and Adair counties.

  • Lady Indians use late run to pull away


  • Adair upsets TCHS boys 75-62


  • CU’s Christmas Tapestry a success

    ‘Tis the season, once again, for the School of Music’s annual Christmas Tapestry at Campbellsville University.

    The concert took place Friday, Dec. 4, at 7 p.m. in the Ransdell Chapel. The event was free and open to the public.

  • Lady Cards hold on, edge CHS 36-32


  • Cardinals cruise to 3-0 start


  • Early Days December 10, 2015


    December 8, 2005

    Jennifer Lynn Vaughn and Jessie Thomas Buckman exchanged wedding vows Saturday, Nov. 5, at Woodlawn Christian Church in Campbellsville.

    Yuma Baptist Church will air a special film on the life of missionary Jim Elliott’s stay with the Auca Indian tribe.

    Alberta Williams Durham, 93, of Campbellsville died Monday, Nov. 28, 2005.

    The annual Compassionate Friends worldwide candle lighting ceremony will be at 7 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 11.