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Today's News

  • Sixth Habitat home dedicated

    "Everything on earth has its own time and its own season."

    —Ecclesiastes 3:1

    The crowd cheered as Daniel Hoosier cut the yellow ribbon across the front door of his family's new home Sunday.

    After a two-year wait, Hoosier and his children - Tiffany and Craig - had finally become the owners of Campbellsville/Taylor County Habitat for Humanity's sixth home. Hoosier also has another daughter, Shanae.

  • Circuit Court Action for Oct. 12

    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.

    Senior Status Judge Doughlas M. George's Sept. 29 docket:

  • CU to host benefit dinner and auction

    When you were a child, did the idea of a McDonald's Happy Meal toy bring a smile to your face? Now you can help Ronald McDonald bring smiles to many children through Ronald McDonald House Charities of Kentuckiana by attending a spaghetti dinner and live auction hosted by Campbellsville University's health care management program.

    The dinner and auction will be Saturday, Oct. 24 from 5 to 8 p.m. in Campbellsville University's Banquet Hall, located in the basement of the Student Union Building.

  • Look Good ... Feel Better program is Oct. 28

    Cancer changes many things in a woman's life. If affects her body, her spirit and her appearance. She looks in the mirror and doesn't see the woman she once was.

    But it doesn't have to be that way.

    A program called Look Good ... Feel Better helps women cope with worries about hair loss and changes in skin complexion and teaches them beauty tips to enhance appearance and self-image during cancer treatment.

  • Tea and auction to benefit Hospice

    Hosparus - Hospice of Central Kentucky will host its annual Hosparus Charity Tea and Auction from 2 to 3:30 p.m. on Sunday, Nov. 1 at Campbellsville University.

    All proceeds benefit local hospice patients and their families.

    Tickets, which are $15 for adults and $5 for children 12 and younger, can be purchased locally at Cozy Comforts on Main Street and the Hosparus - Hospice of Central Kentucky office in Green River Plaza. A table of eight people may be purchased for $120. Tickets are also available at the Hospice office in Elizabethtown at 105 Diecks Drive.

  • Couple gives land to Kentucky Christian School

    Christmas came early this year for Kentucky Christian School.

    KCS has been given land by a local couple on which to build a new school. And as a result of the donation, a campaign to raise money to build the new school has been launched.

    According to deed records at the Taylor County Courthouse, Walter and Laverne Rhodes of Rhodes Road in Campbellsville recently gave a 16.828-acre tract of land near Old Columbia Road to KCS as a gift. The fair market value of the property, according to the deed, is $380,000.

  • You've come a long way, baby!

    In today's issue, readers will see five pages devoted to National Business Women's Week in October.

    On these pages, there are advertisements in honor of local women in business as well as feature stories about three Taylor County women who do their best to contribute to their community.

    This year's stories are about Linda Clark, Jane Wheatley and Karen Patton. Clark owns her own catering business, Wheatley is CEO at Taylor Regional Hospital and Patton renovated a building in downtown and started a day spa and salon.

  • Property transfers for Oct. 15

    It is the policy of the Central Kentucky News-Journal to publish public records as they are reported by various agencies. Names appearing in "Property Transfers" are published without exception, to preserve the fairness and impartiality of the CKNJ and as a news service to our readers.

    The amount listed is the price paid or the fair market value of the property.

    Lafern P. Bernard of Hardy Road in Campbellsville to Oliver and Ruth Tungate of Eagle Point Road in Campbellsville, a tract of land on the east side of Hardy Road, 1.023 acres, $160,000.

  • Public record for Oct. 19

    It is the policy of the Central Kentucky News-Journal to publish public records as they are reported by various agencies. Names appearing in "On the Record" are published without exception, to preserve the fairness and impartiality of the CKNJ and as a news service to our readers.

    Small Claims Filed

    09-S-103, filed 9/27/09; Cash Express of East Broadway in Campbellsville v. Tyler Marples of Palestine Road in Campbellsville. Plaintiff alleges defendant owes on account, $515 and $81 in court costs.

  • Health Department to host a second H1N1 clinic

    A second H1N1 flu shot clinic will take place today.

    All health departments in the Lake Cumberland District Health Department area, including Taylor County, will host clinics today from 5 until 7 p.m. No appointments will be made. Vaccine will be available on a first-come, first-served basis and quantities are limited.