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Today's News

  • Weatherford-Dillon

    Jessica Weatherford of Campbellsville and Wesley Dillon of Somerset will exchange wedding vows on Saturday, Oct. 10.

    Weatherford is the daughter of Woody and Tena Weatherford of Campbellsville. Her grandparents are Linda Gabehart and R.H. and Sue Weatherford, all of Campbellsville.

    She is a 2009 graduate of Campbellsville University, where she earned a bachelor of science degree in P-5 elementary education.

    Dillon is the son of Charles and Angie Dillon of Burleson, Texas. His grandmother is Elaine Dillon of Rolla, Mo.

  • Phone scam targets elderly

    The Kentucky State Police Post 15 are investigating a new phone scam.

    The scam involves calls to someone, generally an elderly person, with callers saying they are a family member, out of town and that they have been arrested. The caller tells the victim that they need money wired to them via Western Union to pay bail and fines.

    Similar scams are being reported to other local authorities and callers are advised to disregard any such call unless they know for certain a family member has been arrested.

  • BBB warns of two fake businesses

    The Better Business Bureau is warning consumers about two companies that claim to be Louisville-based businesses, but they are actually scams.

    Consumers across the country are contacting the BBB of Louisville, Southern Indiana and Western Kentucky to inquire about these "companies."

    JC Henning

    BBB has received more than 100 inquiries on JC Henning Inc. from across the country.

  • Early Days

    TEN YEARS AGO

    Sept. 30, 1999

    The brand new Campbellsville Post Office was officially introduced to the community with a ribbon cutting and open house Sunday, Sept. 19.

    The Rev. Robert Leon Graham, 61, of Churchill Drive, Campbellsville, died Friday, Sept. 24, 1999, in Campbellsville.

    Lee's Famous Recipe contributed $1,222 to the Campbellsville High Marching Eagle Band as part of the Sept. 14 CHS Eagle Band Day.

    Fifty-seven people helped raise $3,677.30 this past Saturday for the March of Dimes WalkAmerica.

  • First Baptist to host Women of Worth conference

    First Baptist Church will host a Women of Worth Conference from Thursday, Oct. 8 through Sunday, Oct. 11.

    Cost of the conference is $25.

    A schedule of events is as follows:

    - Oct. 8 - Women's choir practice, 7:15 p.m.

    - Oct. 9 - Renewal worship service, 7 p.m., with guest speaker First Lady Akins from First Baptist Church in Bardstown.

    - Oct. 10 - Prayer spa, 8:30 a.m. to noon; panel luncheon, noon to 1 p.m.; and workshops, 1 to 4 p.m.

    - Oct. 11 - Worship service, 11:15 a.m.

  • Public record for Sept. 21

    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-099, filed 9/10/09; Cash Express of East Broadway in Campbellsville v. Jami Wilson of North Garnett Road in Campbellsville. Plaintiff alleges defendant owes $475 and $91 in court costs.

    Circuit Civil Filed

  • Property transfers for Sept. 17

    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.

    Mike and Glenda Harlow of Center Peggyville Road in Center to Jacqueline Bruecker of Ringbill Court in Georgetown, Lot 9 of Stray Winds Subdivision, near Woodhaven Court, $1,246.

  • Circuit Court Action for Sept. 17

    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. 8 docket:

  • Illness forces both districts to close school

    Fall break came early for students at both local school systems, though a number of those students may spend the break recovering from illnesses.

    Both local districts canceled classes this week after daily attendance rates dropped.

    With the attendance rate down to 85 percent on Monday, Taylor County Schools Superintendent Roger Cook said classes would be canceled for the remainder of the week. With Taylor County's fall break set to begin today, students will not return to class until Monday, Oct. 12.

  • Hill-Orlando

    Paige Russell Hill and Jason James Orlando exchanged wedding vows on Saturday, May 30 at the Holiday Inn University Plaza in Bowling Green.

    Judge Steve Wilson performed the ceremony.

    The bride is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Clyde Hill of Bowling Green. Her grandparents are Louise Croslin of Russellville, Mr. and Mrs. James A. Smith of Bowling Green, Oleen Hill of Campbellsville and the late Carl Hill.