Today's News

  • Lady Eagles take two softball victories in own Classic

    Staff Report

    Campbellsville won both of its softball encounters in the Lady Eagle Classic on Saturday.
    CHS belted Danville 13-3 in five innings in the opener as Brenna Wethington doubled and hit a three-run home run and eight other Lady Eagles had hits — doubles by Paige Dabney, Keena Angel and Kailey Morris and singles from Caitlin Bright, Madison Lewis, Masi Wilson, Kenzie Murrell and Cassie Squires.
    Dabney earned the win by allowing only a single.

  • Howard, Dabney, Wethington named all-region


  • Lady Eagles close out regular-season play


  • Seniors Howard, Wright push Lady Cards past Russell


  • Need to recognize folks while they can enjoy the moment


  • May 19-27 games

    Tuesday, May 19
    HIGH SCHOOL BASEBALL — Adair County vs. Marion County in 20th District Tournament at Marion County (7:00).
    HIGH SCHOOL SOFTBALL — Taylor County vs. Adair County in 20th District Tournament at Marion County (5:30), followed by Marion County vs. Campbellsville.
    Wednesday, May 20
    HIGH SCHOOL BASEBALL — Taylor County vs. Campbellsville in 20th District Tournament at Marion County (7:00).

  • Early Days May 7, 2015


    May 5, 2005

    More than 1,400 people gulped down 75 gallons of milk, 380 pounds of pancake mix and 476 pounds of sausage at Saturday’s pancake breakfast hosted by the Campbellsville and Taylor County Fire Department.

    Rosemary Shoftner and Richard Schuhmann of Campbellsville exchanged wedding vows on March 30 in Kona, Hawaii.

    Randall Phillips, former Taylor County Clerk, was recently appointed to the Kentucky Board of Tax Appeals.

  • Early Days May 14, 2015


    May 12, 2005

    About 50 nurses at Taylor Regional Hospital gathered Monday morning for the first of two Blessings of the Hands ceremonies.

    Beth Harrell was honored with a bridal shower at the home of Elsie Miller on April 17. She is bride elect of John Robert RoBards.

    Lisa Appleby and Gwendolyn Smith earned practical nursing degrees during ceremonies on April 29 at Hillvue Heights Church in Bowling Green.

  • Former CKNJ news editor honored

    Steve Lowery, former news editor at the Central Kentucky News-Journal, was a visionary. He could see the potential even before most of us could even fathom what could lie ahead. Even though we lost Lowery too early in life, at the age of 54, his contributions across the state, newspaper industry and the communities where he worked are still being felt and recognized.

  • A gardner's dilema: Should I stay or should I go?

    A friend and gardening mentor told me when I first ventured into this labor of love called gardening that this hobby should be relaxing. "If it's stressful," he told me, "you're taking it too seriously."

    His words echo in my ears as I stare at the freshly plowed ground, that chore the courtesy of a friend kind enough to break up the soil for me.

    It happens every year: "Can I do this? Do I really want to start with the planting, the cultivating, the weeding?"