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Today's News

  • Williams celebrates 12th birthday

    Raquel Williams, back center, recently celebrated her 12th birthday with friends at the City Pool. She is the daughter of Milt and Carla Williams of Campbellsville.

  • Winning twice in one day is nice

    The Taylor County High School Marching Cardinals participated in two contests Saturday, winning first place in their class in each.

    At the Captain's Classic at Green County High School, the band was named Reserve Grand Champion and won the best overall awards for percussion and color guard along with first-place band and best percussion and best color guard in Class AAA.

    Other bands competing included Class AA Monroe County, Class AAAA Marion County, Anderson County and Grand Champion Mercer County and Class AAAAA duPont Manual.

  • Panthers punish CU Tigers 50-14

    NAIA No. 5-rated Ohio Dominican built a 36-0 lead en route to a 50-14 whipping of Campbellsville University on HIG Field at Ron Finley Stadium on Saturday afternoon.

    The Tigers avoided the shutout when Greg Fountain tallied from three yards out and then added a Markus Ramsey one-yard touchdown reception from Ross Deaton. Detrick Briggs ran in the two-point conversion.

    Fountain finished with 61 yards on 20 carries while Deaton passed for 141 yards. Russell Parker was Deaton's top receiver with six catches for 54 yards.

  • CES names Students of the Week

    Campbellsville Elementary School recently named these pupils Student of the Week for their classrooms. They are, from left, front: Abie Angel, Alexander Losten, Sidney Burke, Gracyne Hash, Carly Adams, Kelsi Boston, Isis Coleman and Kenzi Forbis. Middle: Elizabeth Sullivan, Sara Farmer, John Orberson, Kasey Blakeman, Glen Lamer, RaShawn Felix and Carsen Riley. Back: Adrian Richardson, Logan Brown, Logan Cole, Austin Cox, Laura Lamb, Jaleel Cowan and Heaven Price.

  • See You at the Pole is Wednesday, Sept. 24

    Both Campbellsville and Taylor County high schools will be taking part in the annual See You at the Pole event, set for Wednesday, Sept. 24.

    SYATP is a student-initiated and student-led movement that began in Texas in 1990 with a single church youth group and is now observed by millions of students across the nation.

    According to the organization's Web site, www.syatp.com, SYATP connects believers together at the beginning of the school year, so they can stand strong together throughout the year.

  • Birth Announcements

    Madelyn Mascarenas and James R. Tungate of Campbellsville announce the birth of a son, Caysen Blade Tungate, at 4:37 p.m. on Thursday, May 1 at Taylor Regional Hospital in Campbellsville. He weighed 7 pounds, 9 ounces and was 20 1/2 inches long.

    Grandparents are John and Carmelita Mascarenas, Elizabeth Tungate and David Harris, all of Campbellsville.

    Great-grandparents are Wanda Faye and James H. Tungate and Norman Johnson, all of Campbellsville, and the late Margaret Johnson and David and Anita Mascarenas.

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  • High winds leave little damage behind

    The high winds that struck Kentucky on Sunday as part of Hurricane Ike may have left widespread damage in other parts of the state, but not in Taylor County.

    Campbellsville/Taylor County E-911 received few weather related calls, most of them reporting fallen trees and a few downed utility lines.

  • Property transfers for Sept. 18

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

    HEMA Corp. of New Haven Road in Campbellsville to Campbellsville Aaron's Properties Inc. of Lakeland, Fla., a tract of land on the east side of KY 210 near the intersection of Old Greensburg Road and KY 210, 1 acre, $290,000.

    Community Ventures Corp. of North Broadway in Lexington to Veronica Hazard of Candace Street in Campbellsville, Lot 34 of the Lynn Ares Subdivision, $72,600.

  • Health officials urge more children to get flu shots

    With influenza season just around the corner and an ample supply of vaccine expected this season, state and local health officials are urging Kentuckians to get a flu shot or nasal vaccine spray - and to encourage parents to make sure children older than 6 months also receive protection against the flu.

  • Three injured in two-vehicle collision

    Three people were injured Monday in a two-vehicle collision on Black Gnat Road.

    According to a Taylor County Sheriff's Office report, Taffy Deel, 33, of Pepper Road in Campbellsville, driving a 2006 PT Cruiser, collided with a 1983 Ford truck driven by Edward Graham, 30, also of Pepper Road in Campbellsville.

    The report states Deel and her passenger, Chastity Jones, 35, also of Pepper Road in Campbellsville, were transported to Taylor Regional Hospital by Campbellsville/Taylor County Rescue personnel. Graham was taken to TRH by private vehicle.