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Today's News

  • Eight involved in two-vehicle crash

    Eight people were involved Friday in a two-vehicle collision on KY 55.

    According a press release from the Taylor County Sheriff's Office, deputies responded to the collision at the intersection of KY 55 and Lone Valley Road at about 9:30 p.m.

    According to witnesses and evidence at the scene, the release states, Chris Clark, 19, of Campbellsville was traveling south on KY 55 driving a 1995 Pontiac van.

    Amanda Lawson, 18, of Burnside was driving a 1997 Plymouth toward KY 55 on Lone Valley Road, and, according to the report, failed to stop at a stop sign.

  • Public record for Sept. 29

    District Civil Filed

    08-C-418, filed 9/18/08; LVNV Funding LLC v. Judy Farmer of Hodgenville Road in Campbellsville. Plaintiff alleges defendant owes on account, $1,821.43, interest and court costs.

    08-C-419, filed 9/18/08; LVNV Funding LLC v. Carolyn Minor of Ashley Avenue in Campbellsville. Plaintiff alleges defendant owes on account, $3,394.83, interest and court costs.

  • CU convo kicks off 'Dialogue on Race'

    The president of Project One Inc. in Louisville, Ky., Dr. Charles J. King Jr., will be the speaker at Campbellsville University's chapel Wednesday, Oct. 1. The public is invited to attend the session at 10 a.m. in the Ransdell Chapel.

    King's message will serve as the official kickoff of CU's 10th annual "Dialogue on Race - Campus and Community," which is led by Mary Wilgus, dean of the CU College of Arts and Sciences.

  • Voter registration deadline approaches

    More Taylor Countians are registered to vote than ever before, but time is running out for those who have yet to do so.

    The deadline to register to vote in the Nov. 4 General Election is 4:30 p.m. on Monday, Oct. 6. Registration cards that are mailed in must have a postmark no later than Oct. 6.

    As of Thursday, 17,043 Taylor Countians were registered to vote, a local record, according to Taylor County Clerk Mark Carney.

    "That is the most we've had," Carney said. "It's never passed the 17,000 mark."

  • Magic show to raise money for CES playground

    Campbellsville Elementary School will host magician David Garrard on Thursday, Oct. 2 to raise money for the school's "We All Play" playground.

    The event, which will be at Campbellsville High School's Hamilton Auditorium, begins at 7 p.m.

    Adult tickets are $10 and children's are $5.

    For more information, or to purchase tickets, call 465-4561.

  • CES names Students of the Week

    Campbellsville Elementary School's recent Students of the Week were, from left, front: Jasmine Curry, D.J. Carrier, Gavin Johnson, Jake Dicken, Connor Ford, Alexis Lambert and Clark Kidwell. Middle row: Tahler Franklin, Caleigh Bright, Noah McNear, Raylee Perkins, Alli Wilson, Jewell Cox, Lindsey Whitehead and Nicholas Cowan. Back: Jaylah Tucker, Chaz Babbs, Kailey Morris, Caroline McMahan and Alyssa McCarthy.

  • Property transfers for Sept. 25

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

    Rodgers Construction Inc. of North Calvary Road in Campbellsville to Garrett and Jetona Milby of Aaron's Way in Campbellsville, Lot 27 of the Forgotten Fields Subdivision, Section 3, $115,000.

    Kathryn B. Smith of Old Lebanon Road in Campbellsville to Smith Brothers Farm LLC of Old Lebanon Road in Campbellsville, tract 1 of the Kathryn B. Smith Land Division, $20,075.

  • Murphy-Davidson

    Meagan Murphy of Liberty and Jackie Davidson of Campbellsville will exchange wedding vows on Saturday, Oct. 4.

    Murphy is the daughter of Barry and Melissa Murphy of Liberty.

    She is a 2008 graduate of Campbellsville University, where she earned a bachelor's degree in marketing.

    Davidson is the son of Carlis Davidson of Campbellsville and the late Kimberly Davidson.

    He is a student at Elizabethtown Community and Technical College and is employed at Lowe's.

  • CHS graduates reunite

    Campbellsville High School Class of 1978 graduates gathered at the Campbellsville vs. Taylor Co. football game on Sept. 5.

  • Green River Lake Cleanup sets collection record

    Dylan Brown wanders along the shoreline, tiny waves washing over his boots. For a moment, the Liberty Boy Scout seems more interested in making a splash in Green River Lake. But then he spots what he's been looking for and lunges for the small piece of trash.

    It wasn't a record-sized crowd, but a record amount of trash was collected during the 22nd annual Green River Lake Cleanup on Saturday.