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Today's News

  • Police search for LaRue teen missing since March 28

    Hodgenville City Police are issuing a public appeal for help in finding a 17-year-old girl who left home March 28.

    Stacey Lynn Locke is believed to have run away from home with 24-year-old Douglas "Bubby" Hert, said Lt. Steve Johnson.

    "She didn't like her mom's rules about staying away from him," Johnson said.

    Stacey's name has been entered into the state's missing persons system and the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children is printing a flyer with her photo, Johnson said.

  • Business man charged with operating a crime ring

    A Campbellsville businessman has been arrested and charged with operating a crime ring.

    According to a Kentucky State Police report, Barry D. Burton, 48, was arrested Thursday, April 10 at 1:46 p.m. at Burton's Pawn Shop in Campbellsville.

    Burton owns and operates the store.

    The report states Burton was charged with engaging in organized crime/criminal syndication as the result of an ongoing burglary investigation in Taylor, Green, Marion and Washington counties.

  • The Spencers will be in concert Sunday, April 20

    The Spencers from Mansfield, Ohio will be in concert at 7 p.m. on Sunday, April 20 at South Summersville Baptist Church. The church is located on KY 61. For more information, call (270) 932-5419 or (270) 932-4726. Everyone is welcome.

  • Survey will help improve transportation

    The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet is seeking input from local drivers about how to improve state roads in Campbellsville.

    The Cabinet's Division of Planning is conducting a small urban area study of Campbellsville. The study will include an analysis of existing traffic conditions and safety issues that are on the state routes in Campbellsville.

  • County considers fire substations

    County residents will soon get the chance to voice their opinions about building fire substations and establishing a fire taxing district in Taylor County.

    Magistrates agreed Tuesday night at a special Fiscal Court meeting to support having public meetings to discuss the possibility.

    Taylor County Firewise Board member Tom Fisher addressed the Court about the substations and the possibility of establishing a fire taxing district.

    Taylor County Judge/Executive Eddie Rogers said the substations could help residents save money on their homeowner's insurance premiums.

  • Birth Announcements

    Curtis and Amber Ervin of Lebanon announce the birth of a daughter, Peyton Karis, at 8:21 a.m. on Wednesday, March 26 at Spring View Hospital in Lebanon. She weighed 10 pounds, 5 ounces and was 21 inches long.

    Grandparents are Kathy and Glenn Vance of Campbellsville, Darrell and Patricia Priddy of New Philadelphia, Ohio, Zerelda Ervin of Greensburg and Terry and Lisa Ervin of Edmonton.

    Great-grandparents are Vontress and Gladys Jones of Campbellsville.

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  • McCorkle-Burris

    Beth Ann McCorkle and Colt Austin Burris, both of Campbellsville, will exchange wedding vows on Saturday, May 3.

    McCorkle is the daughter of Tim McCorkle of Canmer and Shelly Stearman of Magnolia. Her grandparents are Joe McCorkle and Shirley Meredith, both of Munfordville, and the late Leigh Dorris Butcher and Shelby Meredith.

    She is a 2002 graduate of LaRue County High School and is employed at Caf Bonin.

  • Eagle Children's Choir performs at showcase

    Eagle Children's Choir, under the direction of Lisa Mardis, performed recently at the Chamber of Commerce's Green River Showcase at Campbellsville Baptist Church. Front row, from left: Jaleel Cowan, Madison Alexander, Diamond Thompson and Latavia Shively. Back: Taniesha Garth, Justice Gregory, Takishia Clayton and Heather Bailey.

  • Bright-Cundiff

    Pamela Jane Bright and Robert Russell Cundiff, both of Campbellsville, exchanged wedding vows on Feb. 27 in a private ceremony on the beach of Fort Lauderdale, Fla.

    The bride is the daughter of Carolyn Bright of Campbellsville and the late Wilbur Bright. She is the mother of Joshua Graham of Bowling Green and Marsha Graham of Campbellsville.

    The groom is the son of Thelma Cundiff of Columbia and Ed Cundiff of Shepherdsville. He has a daughter, Brittany Cundiff of Mt. Washington.

    A reception, hosted by the groom's mother, took place on March 1.

  • Property transfers for April 17

    The amount listed is the price paid or the fair market value of the property.

    Paul and E. Mary Osborne of Albion Way in Campbellsville to One Thirty Ventures LLC of Coakley Street in Campbellsville, a tract of land at the corner of Main Street and Court Street, $60,125.

    Sullivan Development LLC of Old Pitman Road in Campbellsville to Country Back Road Enterprises LLC of Las Vegas, Nev., Lot 11 of Phase I of the Woodland Heights Subdivision, $44,900.