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Today's News

  • Public record for Sept. 18

    Traffic

    Helen H. Cecil, 51, of Catlett Road in Hodgenville, speeding, amended to improper equipment, $153.

    Angela N. Cox, 28, of Jayne Avenue in Campbellsville, speeding, no new violations, dismissed.

    Jordan E. Davis, 21, of Hoops Lane in Campbellsville, speeding, no new violations, dismissed.

    Cody J. Drury, 18, of Sheridan Drive in Campbellsville, no/expired registration plates, no/expired Kentucky registration receipt, proof filed, dismissed.

  • Wright-Newcomb

    Mary L. Wright and Mike Newcomb, both of Campbellsville, will exchange wedding vows on Saturday, Sept. 27.

    Wright is the daughter of Thomas and Katchie Lynch of Elizabethtown and the late Clyde H. Miller Jr.

    She is employed as a preschool assistant at Taylor County Elementary School.

    Newcomb is the son of David W. Newcomb of Campbellsville and the late Anna Kathryn Newcomb.

    He is employed at Chandler's Office Supply in Campbellsville.

  • Hazelwood-Weathers

    Kendra Danielle Mignon Hazelwood and Curtis Andrew Weathers Jr. will exchange wedding vows on Saturday, Sept. 27.

    Hazelwood is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Joseph Rowe of Campbellsville and Mr. and Mrs. Gregory Taylor of Fayetteville, N.C.

    She is employed at the Disability Determination Office in Frankfort.

    Weathers is the son of Mr. and Mrs. Curtis Andrew Weathers Sr. of Lexington.

    He is employed at the Centria Co. in Frankfort.

    The wedding ceremony and reception will take place at The Capitol Plaza Hotel in Frankfort. Invitations have been sent.

  • Claycomb

    William Conrad and Dorothy Lee Claycomb will celebrate their 65th wedding anniversary on Wednesday with their children.

    The Claycombs were married on Sept. 17, 1943, by Bro. Olaf Anderson in Lebanon at the manse of the Presbyterian church.

    Mr. Claycomb is retired from T.G.T. after 38 years of work, and Mrs. Claycomb is retired from Fruit of the Loom after 26 years.

  • Gardner-Wilson

    Cassandra Lauren Gardner and Corey Wilson, both of Campbellsville, will exchange wedding vows on Friday, Oct. 3.

    Gardner is the daughter of Daryl and Anita Gardner of Campbellsville. Her grandparents are Elbert and Ethel Gardner and Patricia Brown, all of Louisville, and the late Harold Brown.

    Wilson is the son of Annette Givens and Bill Wilson, both of Campbellsville. His grandparents are Marvin and Myrna Martin of Campbellsville and William Wilson of Visalia, Calif.

    Both are students at Hillsong College in Sydney, Australia.

  • Lady Cards capture Heartland golf crown

    Taylor County's girls' and Marion County's boys' teams won Heartland Athletic Conference Golf Tournament titles Monday at Campbellsville Country Club.

    Lauren Goodin (75) of Adair County won her third straight medalist honor for the girls while Green County's Grayson Bills (74) took the top boys' spot.

    Ellen Kehoe (85) and MeLeigha Pollock (89) paced Taylor County to its second Heartland team title in three seasons.

    Also on the girls' all-conference team were Green County's Kate Larimore (83) and Leah Judd (88).

  • Clay Marcum Field at Thomas Porter Stadium

    Taylor County formerly dedicated the naming of its football stadium as Thomas Porter Stadium before the Cardinals' season opener on Aug. 29 vs. Monroe County.

    The stadium is named in memory of Candace Porter's son who passed away in August, 2007.

    Porter gets starting nod for Centre

    Taylor County High School graduate Chase Porter drew the opening-game starting nod at running back in Centre College's 46-22 win over Hanover.

    The 5-11, 211-pound junior gained 52 yards on 16 carries and caught four passes for 28 yards.

  • Cards outscore Somerset 45-42 in district debut

    Taylor County opened district play Friday night with a thrilling 45-42 victory over Somerset.

    Chris Thomas took the handoff on the Cardinals' first play from scrimmage for 73 yards and a touchdown. That would be the only score of the first period as Justin Hoosier and Cody Van Meter helped contain the Briar Jumper attack.

  • Eagles pour it on in fourth for 33-12 triumph

    Campbellsville High School's Eagles tallied 21 fourth-quarter points to begin district play with a 33-12 victory at home on Friday night.

    Lynn Camp scored first on a blocked punt, which the Wildcats recovered in the end zone.

    Michael McCubbin's 76-yard run in the second quarter knotted the score at 6-6.

    "We spread them out in the first half and made them chase us," said Eagle coach Herb Wiseman of his team's game plan. "Then in the second half, we just lined up and ran it straight at 'em."

    And run it they did.

  • He is definitely 'one of ours'

    Many of us can remember listening to Everette Lee, one of the founders of Campbellsville's Fourth of July Celebration, remark on Main Street during opening ceremonies: "They're one of ours," when introducing someone being honored.

    That phrase could not be any more evident than when John "J.B." Holmes plays for the United States during the 37th Ryder Cup this week at Valhalla.