Today's News

  • Campbellsville natives open Awesome Anglers

    Campbellsville natives Steve Germain and Tylor Kendall have opened a new business in Destin, Fla. called Awesome Anglers LLC. They specialize in guided fishing trips for shark, tuna, redfish, billfish and anything else swimming in the Gulf. Awesome Anglers has a 2008 Contender 27T with twin Yamaha 250 horsepower engines. Capt. B.J. Teems is a fifth generation captain and knows the local waters and where the fish are. Visit www.awesomeanglersdestin.com or call 465-3352 for more information.

  • CU to host ceramics art exhibit

    Davie Reneau, assistant professor of art at Campbellsville University, will host an art show of wood-fired, functional ceramics through Feb. 5 in the Art Gallery at 205 University Drive.

    Reneau of Glasgow will give a slide talk at 4 p.m. Jan. 27 in Room 102 in the Art Building with a reception in the Art Gallery from 5 to 6:30 p.m. following.

    The public is invited to the talk, reception and show free of charge.

  • TRH to offer workplace violence class

    Taylor Regional Hospital will present an overview of responses to potentially violent situations in a work setting, how to recognize a possibly dangerous situation and how to formulate a plan to defuse a violent action.

    TRH will present a workplace violence class on Thursday, Feb. 4 from 8 to 10 a.m.

    All classes are in the TRH Learning & Resource Center at 125B Kingswood Drive in Campbellsville and are $10 for non-TRH team members. Richard Phillips, staff development coordinator, is the class presenter.

    To pre-register, call 789-5862.

  • Circuit Court Action for Feb. 8

    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.

    On Taylor Circuit Court Judge Allan Bertram’s recent dockets:

    - James Adcock, 38, of 726 Reids Chapel Road in Campbellsville, sentenced to three years’ probation on charge of growing five or more marijuana plants, pleaded guilty in August.

  • 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.