Today's News

  • Groups raise money for bench, trash receptacle at Courthouse Square

    Vangie Ford, seated, representing the Democratic Women's Club, along with Frank Kidwell, left, representing the Kidwell family, and Kenneth Pierce, representing Campbellsville Lions Club, are pictured with a new bench and trashcan on the Courthouse Square. The three groups raised money to purchase the bench and trash receptacle. County workers Harold Wethington and Josh Marcum bolted the two items into the walkway on Oct. 22. A plaque will eventually be placed on the square with the names of donors who supported the beautification project.

  • Dicken Kids Corner

    Keeley Renee Dicken is the 2-year-old daughter of Rongie and Nicole Dicken of Campbellsville. Her grandparents are Barbara Gabehart, Shorty Gabehart and Ronnie Dicken, all of Campbellsville. Great-grandmother is Corrine Gabehart of Campbellsville.

  • Russell to speak at Campbellsville Christian

    Bob Russell will be the featured speaker at Campbellsville Christian Church on Sunday, Nov. 8 during the 8:45 a.m. and 11 a.m. worship services.

    Russell led the growth of Southeast Christian Church from 120 to more than 18,000 before retiring after 40 years of ministry in 2006. He has the ability to communicate Bible truth in a direct manner, seasoned with humor.

  • TRH recognizes new team members

    Taylor Regional Hospital recently recognized new team members for their first 90 days of service with a breakfast in their honor.

  • Lowell Avenue breaks ground on Family Life Center

    Lowell Avenue Baptist Church hosted a groundbreaking celebration service for the construction of its new Family Life Center. The new facility will have a full regulation-sized gymnasium, expanded kitchen, classroom, office and storage space. The celebration took place on Sept. 27 with the Family Life Center Committee and Blevins Construction Co. representative Barry Blevins participating. Children of the church also participated.

  • Grace Notes

    Pam Tebow, mother of University of Florida Gator quarterback Tim Tebow, told the story of her son buying Cocoa Krispies.

    She recently spoke to a packed crowd at a local church about being a person of influence.

    She said her son "Timmy" normally doesn't eat sweets, but this one time they were at the store together and he put a box of Cocoa Krispies in the shopping cart.

    A little boy, a Tebow fan, saw the box of cereal and told his mom, "Tim Tebow eats Cocoa Krispies!" and he wanted some, too.

  • Campbellsville's post office has a new postmaster

    Campbellsville's post office has a new postmaster.

    Tony Kush became Campbellsville postmaster in late September. Before coming to Campbellsville, Kush was delivery supervisor at the Radcliff Post Office, where he had spent the last six years of his career.

    As postmaster, Kush oversees the day-to-day operations, including routes, customer service windows and whatever else he needs to serve the community and local businesses.

    And for a small community, it's a pretty busy job, he said.

  • Salon 68 adds new stations

    Emily J. Farris, owner of Salon 68, has just finished a remodeling project at her store. There are now five stations in the salon.

    Farris has 15 years of experience in owning and managing salons.

    Farris specializes in color, highlights, relaxers, permanents, conditioning treatments, trendy manageable haircuts especially for fine, thin hair and naturally curly hair, shampoo setting, up-do styles and eyebrow arches.

  • Muldraugh Hill Baptist to celebrate 135th anniversary

    Muldraugh Hill Baptist Church, located at 4430 KY 289 in Lebanon, will be celebrating its 135th anniversary Nov. 4-8.

    Following is a schedule of events for the week.

    Wednesday, Nov. 4 - the Rev. Harold Meers.

    Thursday, Nov. 5 - the Rev. Earl Pike.

    Friday, Nov. 6 - the Rev. Steve Skaggs.

    Saturday, Nov. 7 - The Garry Polston Family.

    Sunday, Nov. 8 - the Rev. Bruce Hullette, during morning worship. A potluck meal will follow the service.

  • Couples graduate from childbirth classes

    Four couples graduated from the prenatal and childbirth classes at Taylor Regional Hospital in October. They are, from left, Kelly and Anthony Parker of Campbellsville, Rebecca and Elizabeth Fugate of Columbia, Amber and Jonah Kendall of Campbellsville and Tara and Jonathan Willis of Greensburg. The five-week series is free to anyone delivering at TRH. The class is taught by Jenny Dobson, RN, MSN, CLC, CCE. For more information, call the Taylor Regional Hospital Women's Center at 465-3561 Ext. 2232.