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Today's News

  • Two injured in 68 crash

    A Campbellsville woman and her passenger were injured Friday in a two-vehicle crash.

    According to a Campbellsville Police report, at 5:50 p.m., Ben Watson was driving a 1998 Toyota pickup west on U.S. 68 when he struck a 1995 Nissan in the rear. The collision occurred near the intersection of U.S. 68 and West Main Street.

    The driver of the Nissan, Amy Fair, and an unnamed passenger were transported to Taylor Regional Hospital. Fair was treated and released.

  • Cards score last in 7-6 baseball triumph vs. Green

    Taylor County came from behind three times to defeat visiting Green County 7-6 on Thursday night.

    The Cardinals (3-2) took a 2-1 lead in the third on Blake Dudgeon's RBI triple and took a 6-4 lead in the fifth on Wayne's bases-clearing single.

    After the Dragons knotted the game in the top of the sixth, Dudgeon and Chase Roution singled him home in the bottom of the sixth.

    Green County loaded the bases in the top of the seventh, but heavy rain postponed the remainder.

    Wayne finished with three hits and three runs batted in.

  • CU to host final chemistry seminar

    The final chemistry seminar of the spring semester at Campbellsville University is planned for 10 a.m. Friday, April 3 with Dr. Stuart Burris, formerly of Campbellsville, presenting.

    The session is in Room 15 of the Administration Building on the main campus.

    Burris, who is an associate professor of analytical chemistry in Western Kentucky University's Chemistry Department, will speak on "Hydrogen Bonding in a Molecular Wheat Field: Probing the apparent surface pKas of acid-thiolate self-assembled monolayers."

    Everyone is invited to attend the session.

  • CU to present music of the Beatles

    Campbellsville University's Chamber Choir will present "The Music of the Beatles" at 8 p.m. Friday, April 3 at Gheens Recital Hall.

    Dr. Frieda Gebert, associate professor of music (vocal/choral), is the director of the choir, and she invites the public to attend the free concert.

    Members of the choir include Sarah Smith, Brandenburg; Carmen Drake, Hodgenville; Erin Johnson, Russellville; MaryGrace Lee, Ponchatoula, La.; Chanelle Gardner, Campbellsville; Brittany Hall, Lawrenceburg;

  • TCHS bowling team upsets Fern Creek at state tourney

    Taylor County High School boys' bowling team finished first in season play at Phillips Lanes and qualified for the state tournament.

    The league also included teams from Campbellsville and Green County.

    The Cardinals, one of 70 high school bowling clubs across the commonwealth, were seeded 14th after the first round of bowling at the state tourney at Louisville's King Pin Lanes.

    The Baker System matched TCHS up with No. 3-seed Fern Creek and the Cardinals knocked out the Jefferson County school in the fourth game of the best-of-five match.

  • Upcoming sports schedule

    Sunday, April 5

    HIGH SCHOOL SOFTBALL — Campbellsville vs. Corbin (9 a.m.) and Taylor County vs. Whitley County (1:00) in Fort Walton Beach Bash.

    UNIVERSITY SOFTBALL — St. Catharine at Campbellsville (2:00).

    Monday, April 6

    HIGH SCHOOL BASEBALL — Washington County at Taylor County (5:30).

    HIGH SCHOOL SOFTBALL — Campbellsville vs. Wayne (Ohio) (2:00) and Taylor County vs. Warren East (11 a.m.) in Fort Walton Beach Bash.

    Tuesday, April 7

    HIGH SCHOOL BASEBALL — Taylor County at Wayne County (5:30).

  • Ag Day at The Homeplace

    About 200 area middle school students learned about bees, beef cattle and being a farmer last Friday at an Ag Day celebration at The Homeplace on Green River. Students from Campbellsville and Green County middle schools, along with a few home-schooled students, attended the events, which included stations pertaining to beef and dairy cattle, grain, soil conservation, how to make lip balm and agri-jeopardy. Billy Fudge, president of The Homeplace, says he hopes the event will become an annual one that will grow each year.

  • Fort Knox Federal opens new Campbellsville branch

    Just six months after breaking ground, Fort Knox Federal Credit Union opened its new Campbellsville branch office near Wal-Mart on KY 210.

    The new branch is the 12th member service operation for Fort Knox Federal.

    Located at 121 Wal-Mart Drive, the new building features member service operations including mortgage and loan processing, drive-up ATM service and six drive-through stations along with the latest in technology including free online banking, worldwide access to free ATMs and self-service computer kiosks in the lobby.

  • Birth Announcements

    Kasey and Tara Sanders of Campbellsville announce the birth of a son, Teagan Adam, at 2:47 p.m. on Friday, Nov. 14 at Norton Hospital in Louisville. He weighed 4 pounds, 10 ounces and was 18 inches long.

    Grandparents are Richard and Darlene Britton and Kathy Bell, all of Campbellsville, Chris Sanders of Georgetown and the late Jeff Bell.

    Great-grandparents are John and Helen Mattingly of Calvary, Geneva Sidebottom of Campbellsville, Charles and Phyliss Sanders of Georgetown and the late Jack and Dotty Thomas and Thomas Sidebottom.

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  • Tennessee pastor to speak at CU chapel service

    Campbellsville University will host Dr. Marvin Cameron, pastor of First Baptist Church in Kingsport, Tenn., as the speaker for CU's chapel Wednesday, April 1 at 10 a.m. in Ransdell Chapel.