Today's News

  • Circuit Court Action for Aug. 4

    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 July 22 Docket:

  • School Menus for Aug. 6-8

    Campbellsville Independent

    Aug. 6-8

    Wednesday - No menu provided.

    Thursday - No menu provided.

    Friday - No menu provided.

    Taylor County

    Aug. 6-8

    Wednesday - Chicken tenders, mashed potatoes, broccoli casserole, bread slice, chilled pears and milk.

    Thursday - Hamburger with pickles, onions and tomato, french fries, baked beans, mandarin oranges and milk.

  • CU music professors to perform at National Flute Convention

    Joan C. McKinney

    Campbellsville University

    Three Campbellsville University music faculty members have been invited to perform at the National Flute Convention on Aug. 7-10 in Chicago, Ill.

    Dr. Lisa McArthur, professor of music, will play flute. Dr. William Budai, associate professor of piano, will play piano and Saulo DeAlmeida, instructor in music, will perform on the cello.

    They will perform "Trio, opus 86" by Nikolai Kapustin at 9:30 a.m. Friday, Aug. 8, in Chicago.

  • Taylor County Farmers' Market expands

    Taylor County's Farmers' Market has expanded.

    Local farmer Jacky Pierce will set up shop at the corner of South Court Street and Commercial Street selling produce starting at 9 a.m. on Tuesdays and Fridays through October. Pierce will offer fresh vegetables for sale till 5 p.m.

    The market will be from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. at its home location on KY 210, near Taylor County Animal Shelter, through October.

    For more information, call the Taylor County Cooperative Extension Office at (270) 465-4511.

  • TCHS Class of 1994 to host reunion

    Taylor County High School Class of 1994 will host a 20-year reunion on Saturday, Oct. 18.

    For more information, call Amy Carney Farmer at (270) 465-7056.

  • Woman leaves $175,000 gift to Campbellsville University


    In death, she has made sure her love of music will live on, and the community will reap the benefits.

    Long-time Central Kentucky Arts Series secretary and treasurer Carole Krieter died on May 7 after a battle with cancer.

    But a few months before her death, she decided she wanted to leave her property, a farm containing 51 acres, to Campbellsville University.

    In the event CU couldn't use the property as an educational center, it was to be sold and the money used to award scholarships and benefit the School of Music.

  • Pyles named president at bank branch in Williamsburg


    Campbellsville native Andrew R. Pyles was recently named president of the Williamsburg market for Community Trust Bank.

    Pyles graduated from Campbellsville High School and attended the University of Kentucky. He is a graduate of the Stonier Graduate School of Banking at the University of Pennsylvania, and has more than 12 years of banking experience. Pyles lives in London.

  • State representative attends interim meeting
  • Frost-Arnett recognizes new hires
  • Emergency personnel respond to crash at Johnson Motor Co.