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Today's News

  • Proudly they served

    Several braved the chilly wind Sunday to pay tribute to Taylor County veterans during the annual Veterans Day ceremony in downtown Campbellsville.

    Bill Perkins served as master of ceremony. Campbellsville Mayor Brenda Allen, Taylor County Judge/Executive Eddie Rogers and newly-elected State Rep. Bam Carney spoke to the crowd as did past ceremony organizer Bob Rotschi.

  • Late Campbellsville U. rally falls short

    Campbellsville University mounted a furious comeback in the second half at Georgetown on Saturday before falling just short 51-45 in a matchup of Mid-South Conference East Division football rivals.

    CU scored on the opening possession of the game on a 12-play, 66-yard drive, capped off by Greg Fountain's two-yard touchdown run. David Hon tacked on the PAT kick, and Campbellsville led 7-0 with 9:41 to play in the first period.

  • Campbellsville manhandles McCreary 41-8

    Campbellsville High School stopped its three-game losing streak by easily handling visiting McCreary Central 41-8 on Friday night.

    The Eagles used the trio of Thomas Downs, Michael McCubbin and Zach Altman to rush for six touchdowns and a 41-0 half-time cushion.

    Downs started the onslaught with a 16-yard run and then tallied another two-yard score in the first quarter.

    McCubbin tallied from 16 yards out to start the second frame while Altman went in from eight yards before bursting in from one.

  • Kids Voting election results are in

    If Taylor County's kids had their way, the nation's political landscape wouldn't be much different than their parents imagined it.

    Local children who participated in the national Kids Voting effort this year overwhelmingly chose Republican candidates, mirroring local election results.

  • Man charged with burglary

    A Campbellsville man has been arrested and charged with burglary after he was found with items stolen from a Davis Road home.

    According to a Taylor County Sheriff's Office report, William Russell Walls, 21, of 103A Cedar St. was arrested at 9:21 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 9.

    The report states that sheriff's deputies found a video game console and games, a DVD player, a laptop computer and video camera that were stolen Friday, Nov. 7 from the Davis Road home.

    Walls was charged with second-degree burglary and receiving more than $300 in stolen property.

  • Property transfers for Nov. 13

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

    Brook-Stone Inc. of West Main Street in Campbellsville to Robert B. and Lura A. Nance of Parkwood Drive in Campbellsville, Lots 25, 26, 31 and 32 of the Steeplechase Estates, $47,500.

    William Van and Rebecca Ann Ford of Sandy Hook, Conn. to Joe Ben and Rhonda K. Dunn of East Hodgenville Avenue in Greensburg, tracts 13 and 14 of the William Van Ford Farm Division, 20.25 and 17.04 acres, $90,241.80.

  • Next arts series event features choir

    The Central Kentucky Arts Series announces the third performance of the 2008-2009 season, the Southern Illinois University Concert Choir, under the direction of Dr. Susan Davenport.

    The choir will perform Monday, Nov. 10 at 7 p.m. at First United Methodist Church. The choir, selected by audition, is composed of students in the music department as well as students with extensive choral expertise. 

  • Santa's Helper nominees accepted

    Santa Claus has helpers each year during the holiday season. Yet, many people in Taylor County give of themselves all year long. If you know of such a person, the Campbellsville Kiwanis would like to honor that person.

    Kiwanis are seeking the person who most embodies the Christmas spirit everyday - all year long. And they'll name that person this year's Santa's Helper.

  • TRH to host 'Diabetes Day'

    In recognition of November being Diabetes Awareness Month, Taylor Regional Hospital will host a "Diabetes Day" on Monday, Nov. 10 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the TRH meeting room. 

    Educational material will be available as well as sessions on diabetes management. 

    For more information, call 789-5862.

     

  • Alumni to be honored at LWC homecoming

    The Lindsey Wilson College National Alumni Association will honor four alumni - including a Campbellsville man - when the college's celebrates its 77th Alumni Homecoming Weekend on Nov. 7-8.

    The four alumni will be honored at the annual Alumni Homecoming Banquet at 12:30 p.m. ET on Saturday, Nov. 8 in Roberta D. Cranmer Dining and Conference Center.

    Also on Saturday will be the annual homecoming parade; a golden reunion for the classes of 1957-1959; and reunions for the classes of 1962-1964, 1967-1969, 1977-1979, 1987-1989 and 1997-1999.