Today's News

  • Early Days October 5, 2017

    10 years Ago

    Frances Curry is this year’s Taylor County Homemaker of the Year.

    She tended a garden for more than four decades and made the majority of her and her daughter’s clothes. She has also crocheted throws and made quilts for her grandchildren and great grandchildren. She pieced her first quilt at age nine.

  • Early Days September 28, 2017


    September 27, 2007

    Gladys Beard McKinley will be 96 years old on Oct. 1. Born near Roley in Casey County, McKinley is one of 10 children of the late George and Melcena Beard. She married Garnett McKinley and they raised six children.

    Taylor County Girl Scout Troop 222 participated in the official flag retirement ceremony on Sunday, Sept. 9.

    Upward Bound Quartet will be singing Sunday during Yuma Baptist Church’s homecoming.

  • Early Days September 21, 2017


    September 20, 2007

    This year, the Campbellsville Child Development Center is celebrating its 10th year of ministering to children through its daycare and after-school program.

    Campbellsville residents Sparkie Taylor and Erika Gaines performed gospel music Friday night at the second concert of this year’s Music in the Park series.

    Taylor County High’s Hannah Ellis ad Kimberly Parker recently returned from the Governor’s School for the Arts program.

  • Early Days September 14, 2017


    September 13, 2007

    Claudia Murphy will celebrate her 90th birthday on Saturday, Sept. 29.

    Campbellsville Christian Church sent a mission team to Pascagoula, Miss., June 13-20. The team completed home repairs on six homes that were damaged by Hurricane Katrina.

    Glen and Connie Gupton of Greensburg will celebrate their 25th wedding anniversary on Sunday, Sept. 23.

  • Search continues for escaped Hardin County inmate


    William Jeffrey Glover, 46, of Elkhorn, escaped from the Hardin County Detention Center early Saturday morning and law enforcement says that he could be in Taylor, LaRue, or Adair County.

    Police believe he has contacts in each of these areas.

    Multiple reports state that Glover escaped from the Hardin County Detention Center at around 4:50 a.m. Saturday.

    Glover was working in the kitchen during breakfast preparation and allegedly stole a set of keys from the kitchen office, Hardin County Jailer Danny Allen told The News-Enterprise.

  • Pension session could affect local schools


    A special session regarding the state’s pension issue is likely coming up in the next few weeks, and state educational leaders are proposing that school districts close for a day to allow teachers and school employees to go to Frankfort during that special session.

  • Dragons come back to burn TC

    Taylor County High School scored the game’s first two touchdowns, but were overcome by Green County’s Dragons 30-28 on Friday night in Greensburg.
    Wes Oliver and Logan Parker scored on runs of 34 and 3 yards, respectively, and Will Miller tacked on extra points for a 14-0 Cardinal cushion.
    It was Green County’s turn to score two touchdowns in the second frame for a 14-14 half-time deadlock.
    Oliver answered for the Cardinals in the third period and Miller’s PAT made it 21-14 TCHS heading to the final 12 minutes.

  • Hawks use turnovers to dominate Eagles 43-14


  • Tigers fall in two OTs


  • Grand Jury returns indictments against 17


    The Taylor County Grand Jury recently handed down indictments against 17 individuals. Among those indicted are the following: