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Today's News

  • Update: Police ask for community's help

    Campbellsville Police are searching for three men suspected of an armed robbery in which one man was shot.

    According to a Campbellsville Police report, at about 5:46 p.m. Friday, officers responded to 710 High Pine Drive after gunshots were reported.

    Arriving at the apartment complex, police found Jermaine Barnett lying in the doorway of his girlfriend's apartment with a gunshot wound to his leg.

    Witnesses say three black males knocked on the door of the apartment and when Barnett opened the door, they rushed in. Witnesses say the men were armed with handguns.

  • One injured in two-vehicle crash

    A Hardyville woman was injured in a two-vehicle crash Saturday afternoon.

    According to a Campbellsville Police report, at 12:35 p.m., Sylvester Lee, 80, of Campbellsville pulled his 1991 Chrysler from Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard on to Water Tower Bypass and into the path of a 1991 Ford driven by Virginia Lile, 43, of Hardyville.

    Lile was transported to Taylor Regional Hospital by Campbellsville/Taylor County Rescue. She was treated and released.

    Campbellsville Police Sgt. Jaysen Taylor investigated.

  • TRH to offer Medicare seminar

    Taylor Regional Hospital will present "Medicare: Decisions Made Easy" on Tuesday, Nov. 17 from 5 to 6 p.m.

    This class will provide information on the basics of Medicare Part D prescription drug plans and Medicare Supplement and Medicare Advantage. Participants completing the class will be able to describe the Medicare basics, identify coverage options under Medicare and recognize where to go to obtain assistance.

  • Three injured in U.S. 68 collision

    Three Campbellsville residents were injured Saturday in a two-vehicle collision on U.S. 68.

    According to the Taylor County Sheriff's Office, Brandon Mackie, 20, of 301 Meadow Brook Drive and Herbert Sneed, 55, of 2319 Greensburg Road were traveling west on U.S. 68 at 12:15 p.m.

    The report states that Sneed slowed to allow another vehicle to turn left.

    Mackie couldn't stop in time, the report states, and his 2004 Chevrolet 1500 truck struck the back of Sneed's 1997 Ford Explorer.

  • Osborne announces judge/executive candidacy

    Gary Osborne, a construction manager and a former magistrate and hotel manager, has announced his candidacy for Taylor County judge/executive.

    "Qualifications and expectations are what the voting public are interested in when casting their vote," Osborne stated in a news release. "The focal point of our life is when opportunity and preparedness meet. I have arrived at this point in my life."

    Osborne said there are five areas of qualifications and expectations that will suit him well during the coming campaign.

  • Campbellsville man killed in I-65 crash

    A Campbellsville man is dead after a collision early Sunday morning on I-65 in Hart County.

    According to the Kentucky State Police Post 3 in Bowling Green, Adam Bowen, 30, was killed in the crash, which occurred at 3:47 a.m. near the 54-mile marker.

    Bowen was traveling northbound when his vehicle drifted off the left shoulder of the roadway, according to the police report. He then overcorrected back to the right, causing his 2006 GMC truck to skid off the right shoulder and to strike an embankment.

  • Pulling their Strings ...

    Mist, mythical creatures and maybe even a bit of magic filled Campbellsville High School's Hamilton Auditorium on Tuesday night.

    Wood and Strings Theatre brought Bunraku puppets to the stage and performed "Out of the Mist ... a Dragon," a tale of a young man's journey of self-discovery.

    The production was the second of this year's Central Kentucky Arts Series' season.

    The story begins with a samurai war lord, Kumagai, who becomes outraged when his daughter, Lotus, falls in love with a fisherman.

  • CU men knock off No. 11 Union U.

    Campbellsville University point guard T.J. Bishop knocked down 6-of-6 free throws in the final 30 seconds to secure a 57-50 victory over No. 11 Union University in Jackson, Tenn. on Tuesday night.

    “That’s senior leadership,” CU head coach Keith Adkins said. “That’s what you expect.

  • CU to host Thanksgiving chapel service

    A day of Thanksgiving will be celebrated at Campbellsville University on Wednesday, Nov. 18 when faculty, staff and students share the blessings of Thanksgiving at 10 a.m. in Ransdell Chapel.

    The program will be divided into three parts: "We Gather in Thanksgiving," "God Speaks Through His Word" and "We Give Thanks for God's Gifts." The public is invited to the free Thanksgiving chapel.

  • Lady Tigers sweep Illinois road swing

    The Campbellsville University women’s basketball squad improved its record to 3-0 with road wins on Friday and Saturday in Illinois.

    Mackenzie Lee hit two of her eight free throws (her only points) with 0.3 seconds to go as the Lady Tigers survived 77-75 Friday night vs. Robert Morris University.

    Whitney Ballinger led CU with 20 points while reserves Corin Dunn (10 points, nine rebounds), Megan Isaacs (12 points, five rebounds) and Lee played key roles.

    The Lady Tigers dispatched St. Francis 82-73 in Joliet, Ill. on Saturday to keep their season perfect.