.....Advertisement.....
.....Advertisement.....

Today's News

  • Tedder family gathers for reunion

    The Tedder family met for its 50th annual reunion on Sunday, Aug. 31 at the Elk Pit Masonic Lodge with about 70 in attendance.

    Attending were Dorothy and Herman Seaborne, Janet and Jesse Tedder and Troy and Beverly Tedder, all of Columbus, Ind.; Mary Ann Talbot of Madison, Ind.; Kathy, Elizabeth and Tate Tedder of Jeffersonville, Ind.; Christy Sapp of Edgewood, Ky.; Evan and Libby Tedder, Robert, Holly, Shawn, Wyatt, Lilly and Layla Tedder, Steven, Nicole, Zach and Halle Tedder, Lori Tedder and Travis Humbert, all of Bowling Green.

  • Woman gets a year in prison

    A Campbellsville woman has had her probation revoked and will spend a year in prison for using drugs.

    Amanda Pearl Lucas Skaggs, 24, of 2311 Maple Road in Campbellsville appeared before Taylor Circuit Court Judge Doughlas M. George on Tuesday, Sept. 2.

    In January 2006, Skaggs pleaded guilty to theft by unlawful taking more than $300. At that time, she was granted a two-year pretrial diversion and ordered to pay $2,000 in restitution and to have no contact with Wal-Mart Supercenter.

  • Pyles Anniversary

    Preston Delmore and Betty Susan Williams Pyles celebrated their 45th wedding anniversary on Sept 7.

    They were married on Sept. 7, 1963, at Saloma Baptist Church in Campbellsville by the Rev. Earl Pike. Their attendants were Freda and Allen "Strut" Noe.

    They have two sons and a daughter-in-law, David and Lisa Pyles of Mt. Washington and Dean Pyles of Campbellsville. They also have five grandchildren, Grant Pyles, Lacee Pyles, Gabby Pyles and Molly Pyles, all of Campbellsville, and Eli Pyles of Elizabethtown.

  • Grace Notes: How many of me?

    The other day I got an e-mail from Nancy Kennedy. That's Nancy B. Kennedy from Hopewell, N.J.

    Years ago, she and I both wrote articles for the same magazine group - I wrote humor stories and she wrote about finance, and readers often got us mixed up. I told her once that I thought about writing a humorous finance article and really confusing things.

    We became acquainted when either the magazines' business office or the IRS mixed up our 1099s.

  • Webster-Portter

    Angela Lane Webster and Brandon Thomas Porter, both of Campbellsville, will exchange wedding vows on Saturday, Sept. 27.

    Webster is the daughter of Ila Webster of Campbellsville and Bobby and Anita Webster of Columbia. Her grandparents are L. Dennis Beams and Cynthia Webster, both of Campbellsville, and the late Rebecca Beams and Lawrence Webster.

    She is a graduate of Taylor County High School and attends Elizabethtown Community College, where she is pursuing a dental hygiene degree.

  • New Life to host Virtuous Woman's Conference

    It is that time of year again when all the women of New Life and their friends plan to get away for the day.

    The theme of this year's service is "Free at Last." Are you struggling to be free in some area of your life that is just like weights?

    On Saturday, Sept. 27, the Virtuous Woman's Conference at New Life will feature speakers Connie Childs of Madisonville and Clarissa Wilson of Louisville.

  • Smith-Johnson

    Candi Sue Smith and Barry Dean Johnson, both of Independence, Ky., will exchange wedding vows on Saturday, Oct. 18.

    Smith is the daughter of Terry and Sue Smith of Campbellsville.

    She is a 2000 graduate of Plymouth High School in Plymouth, Ohio and a 2004 graduate of Ohio State University. Smith is employed at FedEx Ground in Independence.

    Johnson is the son of Sheila Johnson of Russellville and Billy Johnson of Utica, Kan. His grandparents are Leon and Earldean Gant and Billy and Christine Johnson, all of Russellville.

  • CES names Writers of the Week

    Campbellsville Elementary School's recent Writers of the Week were Tyler Patterson, Gracyne Hash, Charles Pettigrew, Darius Wright and Shauna Jones.

  • Young earns master's at EKU

    Troy W. Young of Campbellsville was among 615 Eastern Kentucky University graduates at the conclusion of the summer 2008 semester.

    Young earned his master of arts in education, instructional leadership degree.

    The graduates were honored at commencement ceremonies July 25.

    The new degree holders join more than 115,000 Eastern alumni in Kentucky and across the United States.

  • First-year CU students gain community service experience through KHO

    Ashley Zsedenyi

    Campbellsville University

    Each year, Campbellsville University students have an opportunity to be stewards to the community and complete community service hours required by the innovative FIRST CLASS program.

    Campbellsville University hosted its annual Kentucky Heartland Outreach Student Work Days for first-year students Aug. 18-19.