Today's News

  • December-January sports calendar

    Campbellsville Youth Baseball accepting bids for three projects through today
    Campbellsville Youth Baseball will be accepting bids for the following:
    • Operation of the Concession Stands (Major/Minor Fields and Pee Wee League Field) for the 2015 season. Bids will be accepted until Dec. 1 and can be mailed to: CYB, P.O. Box 4012, Campbellsville, KY 42719. For more information, contact Joe Sexton at 270-469-6492.

  • Dec. 1-8 basketball schedule

    Monday, Dec. 1
    MIDDLE SCHOOL BOYS’ BASKETBALL — Metcalfe County at Campbellsville.
    Tuesday, Dec. 2
    HIGH SCHOOL BOYS’ BASKETBALL — Washington County at Taylor County (7:30).
    HIGH SCHOOL GIRLS’ BASKETBALL — Caverna at Campbellsville (8:00), Washington County at Taylor County (6:00).
    MIDDLE SCHOOL BOYS’ BASKETBALL — Lebanon at Taylor County, Russell County at Campbellsville.
    Thursday, Dec. 4

  • Public Record for Nov. 27

    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.


    • Robert E. Lloyd, contempt of court, four days in jail.

    • Ivan Duane Barlow, speeding, completed diversion, no new violations, defendant stipulated probable cause, dismissed.

  • Arrest made in vehicle break-ins


    Campbellsville Police arrested a person on Saturday at about 5:40 p.m. whom they believe is responsible for a vehicle break-in reported earlier this month.

    John David Smith, 37, of Campbellsville, was arrested and charged with receiving less than $10,000 in stolen property and he was lodged at the Taylor County Detention Center.

    Campbellsville Police are still investigating several other vehicle break-ins that could result in additional charges and arrests.

  • TRH names fall ambassador


    Melissa Million has been named the fall Taylor Regional Hospital ambassador. Nancy Cook was also nominated.

    A team member nominated Million for the honor. The following was written about her on her nomination form:

    "Melissa is a very caring and compassionate nurse. Her patients are her No. 1 priority and she provides them with first-rate care. She always has a smile on her face and tries to create comfort and trust in her patients.

  • CU hosts 'God's Heart for Orphans' chapel service


    Mikayla Smith

    Campbellsville University

    Campbellsville University welcomed Elizabeth Styffe, global director of the HIV/AIDS and Orphan Care Initiative at Saddleback Church in California, as keynote speaker for "God's Heart for Orphans" in Ransdell Chapel on Wednesday, Oct 29. The worship service was a kick off to National Adoption Month.

  • Early Days for 11-27



    Nov. 25, 2004

    About 50 members of Elk Horn Baptist Church helped deliver 85 boxes of food to Taylor Countians on Monday evening, signaling the official start of the community's holiday season.

    Madison Turner won the Central Kentucky News-Journal's Halloween Costume Contest as Dorothy from the "Wizard of Oz" and packed home a plastic pumpkin filled with goodies and treats. Madison is 6 and the daughter of Shawn and Stephanie Turner.

  • Zombie walk raises $1,230


    Frost-Arnett hosted a zombie walk last month and the event raised $1,230.

    Samantha Jones and Nichole Pippin recently presented Paul Osborne checks in the amount of $615 each as donations to Campbellsville Trail Town and to United Citizens Bank for the injured Campbellsville Fire & Rescue firefighters.

  • Ingersoll Rand celebrates six million hours worked incident-free


    Ingersoll Rand, a global leader in compressed air systems and services, power tools and fluid and material handling equipment, surpassed six million hours of incident-free operations at its Campbellsville facility this month.

    The achievement represents 14 years of operations absent of any operational stoppages because of safety incidents.

    "This achievement has been 14 years in the making," said David Johnson, plant manager for the Ingersoll Rand Campbellsville facility.

  • Saga Mama hosts ribbon cutting


    A ribbon cutting ceremony was recently hosted for Sara Ward's recently opened Sage Mama business.

    The business, located at 122 E. First St., will provide support and education for mothers and mothers-to-be.

    The business is open Monday, Wednesday and Friday from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

    There is a childbirth class on Mondays at 6:30 p.m., a prenatal nutrition class on Tuesdays at 6 p.m. and rhyme time early literacy program classes on the first and third Wednesday of the month at 10 a.m. Services are also available by appointment.