Today's News

  • Green Room raises money for Relay for Life

    On March 4, Gallery at The Green Room raised more than $3,000 for Taylor County Relay for Life.

    Twenty-three local artists participated. Money was raised by The Green Room through ticket sales and silent auction items.

    The Green Room is located at 130 E. Main St. in Campbellsville.


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

    Campbellsville University's WLCU TV-4 will air a "Dialogue on Public Issues" show with Ron McMahan, executive director of Team Taylor County, Campbellsville/Taylor County's Economic Development Authority, who is interviewed by John Chowning, vice president for church and external relations and executive assistant to the president.

    The show will air on WLCU TV-4, Comcast Cable Channel 10, on Wednesday, April 14 at 1:30 and 7 p.m.


  • Taylor County Tire wins award

    Taylor County Tire Sales recently won a trip to the Grand Canyon for being among the top Exmark mower dealers in a six-state region.

    Exmark distributor R.W. Distributors presented the award at an awards banquet in Arizona.


  • Dr. Asser El-Atfy speaks at COPD program

    Dr. Asser El-Atfy was the keynote speaker at a recent educational program on chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, known as COPD on March 16 at the Taylor County Cooperative Extension office.

    Nichole Gwilliam, RN, TRH Learning & Resource Center, and Wendy Fowler, RN, TRH Cardiopulmonary Rehab, were also guest speakers.

    About 40 people attended.

  • Tractor Supply Co. participates in 4-H drive

    Tractor Supply Co., the largest retail farm and ranch store chain in the United States, will offer shoppers the opportunity to support 4-H youth programs through $1 donations at the register.

    In exchange, customers will receive paper clovers to sign and post in store windows. The program is scheduled to run from March 26 through April 18 at area Tractor Supply stores.

  • Three injured in Broadway crash

    Three people were injured Friday in a three-vehicle crash at the intersection of Broadway and Friendship Pike.

    According to a Campbellsville Police report, at 10:40 p.m., Candice Tims, 25, of Campbellsville was driving a 2001 Nissan Sentra east on Broadway when she struck a 2001 Ford Crown Victoria driven by Christopher M. Wise, 22, of Campbellsville.

  • Three injured in Airport Road crash

    Three people were injured in a two-car collision Saturday at the intersection of U.S. 68 and Airport Road.

    According to a Campbellsville Police report, at around 3:05, Jack Gray of Danville was traveling west on U.S. 68 in a 2009 Lincoln four-door car when he attempted to make a left turn onto Airport Road and turned into the path of a 2002 Hyundai four-door car driven by Donald Robinson of Knoxville, Tenn.

  • Three children injured in one-vehicle crash

    Three children were injured Saturday in a one-vehicle crash on Saloma Road.

    According to a Taylor County Sheriff's Office report, Tricia Burke, 38, of 5070 Saloma Road was driving a 1992 Mercedes Benz south on Saloma Road at 9:27 p.m.

    The report states that Burke ran off the shoulder of the road after she lost control of her vehicle. Her car slid down an embankment before overturning in a field.

  • Voter registration deadline nears for Primary Election

    Kentuckians who wish to vote in the upcoming May 18 Primary Election must register by Monday. County Clerk Mark Carney's office will accept voter registration cards until 4:30 p.m.

    A postmark of April 19 is also required for all mail-in voter registration applications. Registration cards can be obtained online at www.vote.ky.gov/register.

  • For the Children

    Three hundred and thirty-nine ribbons for 339 children.

    In recognition of April as Child Abuse Prevention Month, Taylor County Middle School students from Peers for Peace and the local office of the Kentucky Department of Protection and Permanency tied blue ribbons to trees in Miller Park on Tuesday afternoon as a reminder of the 339 children involved in reported child abuse cases in Taylor County last year.

    According to statistics provided by Lexington-based Prevent Child Abuse Kentucky, child abuse is down in Taylor County.