Today's News

  • Relay for Life raffle tickets available

    Tickets for a raffle to benefit Relay for Life are now available at all Citizens Bank branches.

    The grand prize winner will receive four tickets to the Nationwide Food City 250 on Friday, Aug. 21 at the Bristol Motor Speedway and four tickets to the Sprint Cup Sharpie 500 on Saturday, Aug. 22.

    Tickets are $2 each or six for $10.

    The winner will be announced at the local Relay for Life event June 5-6 at Taylor County High School.

    For more information, call Jamie Patterson or Melanie Sublett at 465-8193.


  • Meeting set for those interested in forming support group

    The Lake Cumberland Area Agency on Aging is looking for support from local agencies in starting and helping with a monthly Caregiver Support Group.

    A meeting has been scheduled for 1 p.m. on Thursday, June 4 at the Taylor County Extension Office for those who are interested in participating in planning the monthly meetings.

    For more information, contact Kim B. Foley at (800) 916-7092.


  • Local students take part in Baptist keyboard festival

    The Kentucky Baptist Convention hosts a keyboard festival each spring for students of all levels.

    The objective is to encourage young pianists to be interested in playing or participating in worship services in their churches.

    The 2010 KBC Keyboard Festival will take place at Campbellsville University.

  • Anderson celebrates 95th birthday

    Ruth Anderson celebrated her 95th birthday with family and friends on April 25 at the Community Center in Campbellsville. She is shown with five generations of her family. They are, from left, front: Hassan Alexander, her great-great-grandson; her daughter, Carrie Rowe; Anderson; and her great-granddaughter, Je'meece Alexander. Back: Ja'marr Alexander, her great-grandson; and her granddaughter, Gwin Minter.

  • Truth Tabernacle hosting 'Sheaves for Christ'

    Truth Tabernacle United Pentecostal Church in Campbellsville will host a fundraising event on Saturday at Creek Side Restaurant.

    The restaurant is donating a portion of every breakfast buffet purchased on Saturday to "Sheaves for Christ." The breakfast buffet is $6.99 per person and includes coffee. On the buffet will be sausage, eggs, bacon, pancakes, home fries, biscuits and gravy.

  • Richardson-Willingham

    Holly A. Richardson and Vincent B. Willingham exchanged wedding vows on Saturday, April 4.

    State Rep. Jimmy Higdon spoke and Pastor George Hourigan of New Beginnings Church officiated.

    The ceremony and reception took place at Jackson Quarters in Campbellsville.

    The bride is the daughter of Jim and Kim Richardson of Lebanon.

  • Byrd-Wilson

    Mollie Jane Byrd of Campbellsville and Wesley David Wilson of Horse Cave will exchange wedding vows on Saturday, June 20.

    Byrd is the daughter of Joe and Jane Byrd of Glasgow. Her grandparent is Jackie Edwards of Edmonton.

    She is a student at Western Kentucky University.

    Wilson is the son of Carrie and Gary Davis of Horse Cave and David and Kelly Wilson of Henderson. His grandparents are R.L. and Carmalita Kitchen of Hardyville, Freeman Wilson of Munfordville and Juver Davis of Greensburg.

  • CU to air 'Dialogue on Public Issues' with senator

    Campbellsville University's TV-4 will air a "Dialogue on Public Issues" episode with Sen. David Givens, R-Greensburg, on Wednesday, June 3.

    TV-4 is shown on Comcast Cable Channel 10 in Campbellsville.

    The show, which features interviews with John Chowning, vice president for church and external relations and executive assistant to the president at Campbellsville University, will air at 1:30 and 7 p.m. June 3.

    It will also be featured on the Campbellsville University Web site next week.

  • Hudgins crowned Miss Casey County Teen

    Taylor Hudgins, 15, won the 2009 Miss Casey County Teen pageant Saturday, May 30 in Liberty. Hudgins will advance to Louisville in October. She is the daughter of Tim and Cindy Hudgins of Campbellsville. Her grandparents are Rachel Hovious of Campbellsville and Bernice Hudgins of Greensburg.

  • Early Days


    June 3, 1999

    Jake Hixon celebrated his third birthday May 6 at Kiddieland Daycare.

    Charles Humphress, a senior voice major at the University of Kentucky, and Suzanne Sowards, a junior majoring in theater, will be a part of the It's a Grand Night for Singing.

    Sarah Reynolds has been named a United States National Award winner in sciences and physical education.

    Gayle Cash Newton, 62, of Hodgenville Road, Campbellsville, died Thursday, May 27, 1999, in Campbellsville.