Today's News

  • TRH to host 'violence in the workplace' class

    Taylor Regional Hospital will present a "violence in the workplace" course.

    The course is an overview of responses to potentially violent situations in a work setting, how to recognize a possibly dangerous situation and how to formulate a plan to defuse a violent action.

    TRH will present this class Thursday, Sept. 3 from 8 a.m. to 10 a.m.

    All classes are in the TRH Learning & Resource Center at 125B Kingswood Drive in Campbellsville and are $10 for non-TRH team members. 

    To pre-register, call 789-5862.

  • Auditions for Walt Disney movie are Sept. 10 and 12

    The upcoming Walt Disney Pictures' movie "Secretariat" is seeking extras for filming in the Lexington and Louisville areas. The two-week filming duration is slated to begin at the end of September. All types and ages of people are needed.

    Those interested must bring a non-returnable current photo. No photos will be taken at the casting call. Photos can be basic snapshots printed from a home computer.

  • Community workforce readiness expo is Thursday, Sept. 3

    A Community Workforce Readiness Expo will be Thursday, Sept. 3 from 6 to 8 p.m. at the Community Center.

    The expo will be an opportunity for residents to look for a job or career change.

    Those who attend can sign up for free employment training sessions in basic computers, job search strategies, preparing a resume, job interview do's and don'ts, job networking club, applying for state jobs, dealing with change, stress management, applying for federal jobs, Microsoft Word/Excel/PowerPoint, exploring jobs/careers and transitioning to college.

  • Music in the Park events begin Sept. 11

    This year's Music in the Park events will get under way Friday, Sept. 11. A different style of music will be featured each Friday night in September.

    A local musician was scheduled to perform Friday, Sept. 4. That performance, however, was canceled.

    On Friday, Sept. 11, the event will feature country and bluegrass music.

    The event Friday, Sept. 18 will feature gospel music with a performance by Break Through and First Baptist Church's Mime Group.

    The final event, Friday, Sept. 25, will feature Gifted Soul with the Motown Sound.

  • Public record for Sept. 3

    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.


    Candace A. Coulter, 25, of Smith Ridge Road in Campbellsville, no/expired Kentucky registration receipt and plates, license to be in possession, proof filed, dismissed.

  • Mannsville United Methodist plans yard sale

    Mannsville United Methodist Church will have a church-wide yard sale on Monday, Sept. 7 beginning at 8 a.m.

    Items will include toys, houseware, jeans, clothing for all ages, fabric, books and numerous other items. Refreshments will also be available.

    All proceeds from the sale will go to the church building fund.

  • CU chapel focuses on life's tragedies

    Robin Johnson, a real estate agent in Louisville, will be discussing "Faith Through Life's Tragedies" at Campbellsville University's Chapel on Wednesday, Sept. 2 in the Ransdell Chapel.

    Johnson, an employee at Mayer Realtors, became a real estate agent in 1987 and has served on the Louisville Board of Realtors since then. She was previously employed at the Travelers Insurance Co., Demuth Insurance Agency and Reagen Harris Insurance Agency.

  • Jackson Hewitt Tax Service bestows 'Franchisee of The Year' Award to owners Mike and Debbie Jones

    Jackson Hewitt Tax Service Inc. has awarded its highest annual honor - the Franchisee of the Year Award - to franchise owners Mike and Debbie Jones of Brandenburg.

  • Burress-Agee

    Brittany Nichole Burress and Christopher Allen Agee, both of Campbellsville, will exchange wedding vows on Saturday, Sept. 12.

    Burress is the daughter of Judy and Jeff Murphy of Campbellsville and Kendall and Lida Burress of Nelson County. Her grandparents are Dorothy Lawson of Campbellsville and Ancil Burress of Elk Horn.

  • Taylor County Fair Board elects new officers

    The Taylor County Fair Association has elected Campbellsville businessman Mike Litchfield as its new president.

    Litchfield, who has been manager of the Campbellsville Sherwin-Williams store since 1989, was chosen at the annual meeting of the fair board on Aug. 25.

    He becomes the third president of the Taylor County Fair Association, which was formed in 1997, and succeeds Harold Young Jr. who had served in the capacity since 2001.

    Bryan Blair was the first president of the organization in 1998.