Today's News

  • Local man arrested after Thursday fight

    A Campbellsville man was arrested Thursday morning after a reported fight at a home on North Columbia Avenue, according to a Campbellsville Police Department report.

    James Coleman Warren, 25, was arrested at about 7:30 a.m. and charged with first-degree wanton endangerment and lodged in Taylor County Detention Center, CPD Sgt. Shannon Wilson’s report stated.

    According to the report, the CPD responded to a call regarding a fight in progress and determined that Warren had been in a fight with a juvenile.

  • Lebanon man arrested, charged with burglary

    A Lebanon man was arrested Thursday afternoon after a reported fight at a High Pine Street residence, according to a Campbellsville Police Department report.

    Nicholas S. Wiser, 35, was arrested at about 4 p.m. and was charged with second-degree burglary. He was lodged in the Taylor County Detention Center, according to a report by Sgt. Shannon Wilson.

  • Work begins today at Veterans Memorial Park

    By a vote of 3–2, magistrates voted at a special-called meeting Thursday afternoon to spend upwards of $112,000 to fix the wiring to provide electricity to two of the softball fields, as well as a park restroom. The Babe Ruth field is excluded.  

    “We’re going to move forward,” said Taylor County Judge-Executive Eddie Rogers.

    Had the vote been different, work might not have started for at least another year.

  • Honoring his service

    Fallen Kentucky State Police Trooper Johnny Edrington was honored last week in an annual ceremony to remember his life and service. “We will always remember you,” said KSP Post 15 Public Affairs Officer Trooper Billy Gregory. Every year in May since his death, officials from Post 15 of KSP organize a service to remember Edrington, who died in the line of duty almost 27 years ago. Gregory said they started holding services for the fallen officer since May 1989.

  • Cards earn 20th baseball victory

    Taylor County captured its 20th victory for a fifth straight baseball season with a 4-2 home-field triumph on Friday night over Monroe County.
    Eighth-grade right-hander Griffin Hall went the distance and the Cardinals got a double from Tyler Frogge and singles by Daniel Carney and Grant McQueary to squeeze out the win with single runs in the fourth and fifth innings.
    TCHS defeated Hart County 5-4 on Wednesday as Hall and Chance Moran doubled and Jordan Nicholas, Jack Miller, McQueary and Cameron Kosid had singles to make a winner out of Seth King.

  • Lady Eagles take two softball victories in own Classic

    Staff Report

    Campbellsville won both of its softball encounters in the Lady Eagle Classic on Saturday.
    CHS belted Danville 13-3 in five innings in the opener as Brenna Wethington doubled and hit a three-run home run and eight other Lady Eagles had hits — doubles by Paige Dabney, Keena Angel and Kailey Morris and singles from Caitlin Bright, Madison Lewis, Masi Wilson, Kenzie Murrell and Cassie Squires.
    Dabney earned the win by allowing only a single.

  • Howard, Dabney, Wethington named all-region


  • Lady Eagles close out regular-season play


  • Seniors Howard, Wright push Lady Cards past Russell


  • Need to recognize folks while they can enjoy the moment