Today's News

  • Precept Bible study class will begin Aug. 6

    "Kinsmen-Redeemer" is a study for those who have never taken a Precept class and for those who like to study inductively.

    A study of the Book of Ruth, Kinsmen-Redeemer tells about Jesus and his willingness to "pay the ultimate price."

    Precept Bible studies reach across denominational lines without compromising the truth of God's word.

    Classes will take place on Thursdays from Aug. 6 through Aug. 27 at Bethel First Presbyterian Church, located at 502 E. Main St. in Campbellsville, from 1 to 3 p.m. and from 7 to 9 p.m.

  • Whitaker Kids Corner

    Tony Jacob "Jake" Whitaker is the 2-month-old son of Tony and Teresa Whitaker of Campbellsville. He also has three big brothers, Alex Whitaker, Dillon Whitaker and Nate Whitaker.

  • Levelwoods homecoming is Sunday

    Levelwoods United Methodist Church will host its annual homecoming on Sunday, July 26 with a service beginning at 11 a.m. A potluck dinner on the grounds will follow, and special singing is planned for 1:30 p.m.

    Everyone is invited to attend.

  • Lions host annual picnic at Giles House

    Campbellsville Lions Club installed new officers on June 16 during a picnic at the Giles House. Lion Paul Brearey, past district governor from Lexington, presided over the ceremony.

    All members and their spouses took part in the picnic meal and the presentation of awards.

    Lion Ottis Wright was named Lion of the Year by outgoing president Donald James.

    Lion Grayling Cox was inducted as the newest member by Brearey.

    The new officers' positions began July 1.

  • Campbellsville Independent School officials to appear on "Dialogue on Public Issues"

    Campbellsville Independent School officials were recently interviewed on "Dialogue on Public Issues," hosted by John Chowning, far right, at Campbellsville University.

    The show features, from left, David Petett, Campbellsville Elementary School principal; Chris Kidwell, Campbellsville Middle School principal; and Kirby Smith, Campbellsville High School principal.

    The show will air on TV-4, WLCU, Comcast Cable Channel 10, on Wednesday, July 22 at 1:30 and 7 p.m.


  • Zimmerman-Sensenig

    Holly Jade Zimmerman of Elk Horn and Matthew Paul Sensenig of Tunas, Mo. exchanged wedding vows on Saturday, June 6 in Elk Horn.

    Elder Rueal and Louise Boils performed the ceremony.

    The bride is the daughter of Glenn and Crystal Zimmerman of Elk Horn. Her grandparents are Noah and Amelia Wenger of Elk Horn, Mary Zimmerman of Leonardtown, Md. and the late Harvey Zimmerman.

    The groom is the son of Jeffrey and Christina Sensenig of Tunas. His grandparents are Phares and Margaret Sensenig and Alice Auker, all of Tunas.

  • Youth revival begins July 31 in Greensburg

    Greensburg United Methodist Church will host a youth revival beginning Friday, July 31 and continuing through Sunday, Aug. 2.

    Services will begin nightly at 7 ET. Steadfast will lead the worship each night, and special testimonies will be given.

    Brian Rafferty will be the speaker for Friday, July 31. Brandon Glanzer will preach on Saturday, Aug. 1 and Andre Barnes will speak on Sunday, Aug. 2.

    Refreshments will be served after the services each evening.

    For more information, call Ed Perkins at (270) 299-6261. Everyone is invited to attend.

  • Birth Announcements

    Tony and Teresa Whitaker of Campbellsville announce the birth of a son, Tony Jacob "Jake," at 11:35 p.m. on Thursday, April 30 at Hardin Memorial Hospital in Elizabethtown. He weighed 8 pounds, 15 1/2 ounces and was 20 inches long.

    Grandparents are Larry and Linda Whitaker of Tennessee, David and Rita Parsons of Campbellsville and Reba Burris of Columbia.

    Great-grandmother is Ann Wilcoxson of Campbellsville.

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  • Rain Gutter Regatta

    From left, Andrew Haywood received first place in this year's regatta race, T.J. Lawson received second and Wesley Rose received third.

  • Early Days


    July 22, 1999

    Chainsaws were the order of the day Wednesday after a severe thunderstorm swept through Taylor County the previous evening, carrying winds in excess of 70 miles per hour.

    School begins Monday, Aug. 2 for students in the Campbellsville and Taylor County school systems.

    Angela Gossett, daughter of R.T. and Wanda Gossett of Campbellsville, has been named to the dean's list at Warner Southern College in Lake Wales, Fla. for the spring semester.