Today's News

  • Summer camps schedule

    Audience Sports Soccer Camp June 7-9

    Audience 1 Sports will be hosting a soccer camp for children ages 5- to 7-years old on Monday-Wednesday, June 7-9 from 6:30 to 8 p.m.

    The camp will focus on players understanding the proper fundamentals essential to playing the game. Small-sided games will be used to reinforce what is learned throughout camp.

    This will be a great way for a child to polish those rusty skills and get ready for the fall soccer season.

    The cost of camp is $40 ($35 if paid by May 30). You may register on-line at www.audience1sports.com.

  • Rep. Guthrie to host town hall meeting

    Congressman Brett Guthrie will host an America Speaking Out Town Hall meeting in Taylor County on Tuesday, June 1 at 6 p.m. at the Taylor County Fiscal Courtroom at 203 N. Court St.

    Guthrie says America is facing many challenges, and these town hall meetings are part of an initiative of engagement with the American people that gives them the opportunity to give their ideas on issues that are most important to them.

    This is a free public event.

  • Resident charged with selling drugs

    A Campbellsville man has been charged with selling drugs in an indictment recently unsealed by a Taylor Circuit Court judge.

    A grand jury may seal an indictment if there is a possibility that the accused will try to evade police.

    Guy Wood, 24, of 386 Jayne Ave. was charged with second-degree selling a controlled substance and possession of drug supplies.

    Bond was set at $5,000 cash. Wood was ordered not to consume any drugs or alcohol. If convicted, he could be sentenced to as much as five years in prison.

  • From blank walls to airbrushed masterpiece

    It was once a bare wall. But after the touch of an artist, it's his masterpiece.

    Campbellsville native Jason Parker has spent the past few weeks turning the blank walls of Elk Horn Baptist Church's Kid Zone into a forest, complete with children playing sports, planting trees, eating ice cream and simply being children.

    Parker has operated his own airbrushing business, Parker Design, since graduating from Taylor County High School in 1992. Having his own business, he said, allows him to set his own hours and choose his jobs.

  • Brubacher-Stearman engagement

    Lisa Marie Brubacher and Kyle Lee Stearman will exchange wedding vows on Saturday, May 29 at 2 p.m. EST at Summersville Baptist Church in Greensburg.

    Bro. Greg Estes will perform the ceremony.

    The bride is the daughter of Irvin and Ruby Brubacher of Elk Horn. Her grandparents are Marvin and Elsie Stauffer of Elk Horn and the late Eli and Priscilla Brubacher.

    She is a 2009 graduate of Elizabethtown Community College and is employed at Hardin Memorial Hospital as a registered nurse.

  • Genealogy workshop is May 22

    A genealogy workshop has been planned for Saturday, May 22 at Forkland Abraham Lincoln Museum in Gravel Switch.

    The cost for the workshop is $25, which includes a catered box lunch. The workshop will begin at 9 a.m. and end at 4 p.m.

    The workshop is for both beginners and experienced family history researchers.

  • Greensburg man leads police on chase

    A Greensburg man has been arrested and charged with DUI and fleeing from police after he allegedly refused to stop for local law enforcement.

    Anthony M. Feese, 36, of 302 Greenriver Drive was arrested at 1:48 a.m. Sunday, May 16.

    According to Feese's arrest citation, Campbellsville Police received a complaint of someone possibly driving while intoxicated coming into Campbellsville from Lebanon.

    Court records state that Campbellsville Police Sgt. Shannon Wilson met a vehicle matching the description the caller reported in front of Fiesta Mexico restaurant.

  • County road employees may have radio communication

    County Road Department employees could soon get radios to help them communicate with each other.

    Taylor County Judge/Executive Eddie Rogers told magistrates at last week's regular Fiscal Court meeting that the May 2 flood is a good example of why the department needs radios to communicate with each other. He said cell phone service isn't available in some areas, which can prevent workers from talking to each other.

  • CU loses title tilt to Cumberland

    Beauford Sanders’ milestone 20th season ended with 42 wins and a near trip to the NAIA World Series.

    For 6 2/3 innings in the NAIA National Championship Bracket, Campbellsville University sophomore pitcher Rusty Devitt was perfect against Cumberland University. Unfortunately for the Tigers, Devitt’s 12-strikeout, three-hit performance was out-matched by Cumberland University’s Aaron Wilkerson, who fanned a 2010 Tournament record 17 batters in a 3-0 Tiger loss on Friday in Joliet, Ill.

  • Five generations of Dulworths

    Five generations of the Dulworth family gathered recently for a photo.

    From left, front, are Pansy Willis holding her great-great-granddaughter Gabriella Ashley.

    Back, Willis' great-granddaughter Sara Dulworth, her daughter Lois Dulworth and grandson Tim Dulworth.