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Today's News

  • CU convo to feature Elk Horn Baptist associate pastor

    Haywood Riner, associate pastor of Elk Horn Baptist Church and former assistant Campbellsville University football coach, is scheduled to speak at Campbellsville University's chapel at 10 a.m. Wednesday, Feb. 3 in Ransdell Chapel.

    The event is free and open to the public.

    Riner has served as associate pastor at Elk Horn Baptist Church since 2008. He has served as a supply and interim pastor at numerous churches in central Kentucky.

    He was assistant football coach at CU from 1987 to 2007 and also worked in student development at CU in 1986-1987.

  • Seaborne lay-up from Moss pushes Cards over Caverna

    Tyler Moss fed Chase Seaborne with a pass for a lay-up with less than five seconds to play to send Taylor County past the visiting Caverna Colonels 55-54 on Tuesday.

    Tevin Webster led TCHS with 25 points (with six rebounds) while Lloyd Stotts added 11 points, Moss seven assists and Seaborne seven rebounds.

    The Cardinals bounced back from a 61-56 overtime loss at Casey County the night before. Taylor County led by seven going to the final eight minutes of regulation but were out-scored 14-7 in the fourth frame and 10-5 in the extra four minutes.

  • Washington defeats Lady Eagles 52-32

    Campbellsville's Lady Eagles kept it close with Washington County before dropping a 52-32 home encounter on Tuesday night.

    The Commanderettes led only 18-14 in the second quarter and 40-31 in the fourth but made it a 20-point win with a 12-1 close-out of the Lady Eagles.

    Brittany Vaught hit three three-pointers to lead Campbellsville with 14 points while Tiffany Slone added eight and Heather Watson six.

  • Lady Tigers spank St. Catharine 112-52

    The Campbellsville University Lady Tigers rolled to a 112-52 triumph vs. the short-handed Lady Patriots of St. Catharine College on Monday night.

    Juniors Melly Heaton (17), Whitney Ballinger (14) and Courtney Danis (10) paced the Lady Tigers as coach Ginger Colvin said all 14 players contributed double-digit minutes and everyone scored as they improved to 21-1 overall and a perfect 6-0 in Mid-South Conference play with Thursday’s home encounter with West Virginia Tech completing the first-half cycle.

  • Spears interview to air on 'Dialogue on Public Issues'

    Campbellsville University's WLCU TV-4 will air a "Dialogue on Public Issues" show with Dr. Keith Spears, vice president for regional and professional education at Campbellsville University, beginning Sunday, Jan. 31.

    Spears discussed regional and professional education and CU's continual growth and academic outreach.

    The show will air on WLCU TV-4, Comcast Cable Channel 10, on Wednesday, Feb. 3 at 1:30 and 7 p.m.

  • Tigers flat in home loss to St. Catharine

    All-American Nestor Colmenares did not score and the Campbellsville University Tigers could not hit a three down the stretch and fell to visiting St. Catharine College on Monday night,

    The CU men dropped to 16-6 and 4-2 in conference, one play behind MSC-leading Pikeville.

    The Tigers had several chances to tie the game, but could not connect on a three-pointer with Shawn Savage’s last attempt going halfway down before popping out.

  • Extension office hosts balance class

    The Taylor County Extension Office will offer "A Matter of Balance" class beginning Wednesday, Feb. 3 and continuing once a week for eight weeks.

    The class will emphasize practical strategies to manage falls. Each class will begin at 3 p.m.

    Many older adults experience concerns about falling and restrict their activities. "A Matter of Balance" is an award-winning program designed to manage falls and increase activity levels.

  • Lady Cards shoot down Caverna

    The Lady Cardinals of Taylor County nailed 10 treys in improving to 12-9 overall with a 22-point home win over Caverna on Tuesday.

    Mercedes Cox paced Taylor County with 23 points while Alanna Claywell scored 10 off the bench. Senior MeLeigha Pollock returned to the TCHS line-up, after missing 14 games with an injury, to tally eight points, leaving her seven short of the 1,000-point club. Marsha Kessler and Hope Wigginton had a pair of threes each for six points.

    The TCHS girls host Marion County on Friday at 7:30.

  • Halls, Glasgow have CHS' number

    Campbellsville trailed by 15 points with 4:17 left in the game but fought back to within four, only to fall to Glasgow 65-59 in the opening game of the Touchstone Energy All “A” Classic State Tournament on Thursday morning in Richmond.

    “We didn’t take advantage early and we knew how good Cameron Hall was,” Eagle coach Tim Davis admitted. “We wanted to hold him in the 20s and stop everybody else.”

    The Campbellsville University-bound Hall finished with 34 points, including a perfect 17-17 at the charity stripe.

  • Early Days

    Ten Years Ago

    Feb. 3, 2000

    The annexation of property along KY 55 and U.S. 68, including the Fruit of the Loom property, remains on hold while the validity of a petition opposing it is determined.

    Michael S. Schuhmann was named to the dean's list for the fall 1999 semester at Mississippi State University in Starkville, Miss.

    Stephen Paul Willems has been named to the dean's list of the College of Engineering at the University of Kentucky.

    Alma Seaborne, 80, of Meadowview Court in Campbellsville, died Saturday, Jan. 29 in Campbellsville.