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Today's News

  • Dr. Coyle joins dental practice of Dr. Marlene Richardson

    Dr. Abby Coyle has joined Dr. Marlene Richardson's dental practice at 1485 Old Lebanon Road.

    Coyle is a 2005 graduate of the University of Kentucky College of Dentistry. She is a native of Springfield, Ky. and is trained in all aspects of dentistry, including dentures.

  • Campbellsville National now Forcht Bank

    Campbellsville National Bank is now Forcht Bank (pronounced "fork"), a subsidiary of Forcht Bancorp, formerly known as First Corbin Bancorp. The name change reflects combining Campbellsville National Bank with the other nine separate bank charters owned by Forcht Bancorp into one bank operation.

    The total assets for Forcht Bancorp, including the recent acquisition of Eagle Fidelity in Grant County, now total more than $1 billion, making it one of the Top 10 bank holding groups based in Kentucky, according to data from the Federal Deposit Insurance Corp.

  • IBC receives $25,000 grant

    The Lincoln Trail Innovation Center has announced that IBC (Innovative Building Component) Technologies is a recent recipient of a $25,000 grant awarded by the Kentucky Science and Technology Corporation under the Kentucky Enterprise Fund.

    This fund is provided by the state through the Council on Postsecondary Education in support of Kentucky's knowledge based economy. Thirty-eight awards were recently made to start-up companies throughout the state of Kentucky with these awards totaling more than $2,000,000.

  • State Junior Miss program is this weekend

    More than $18,000 in scholarship dollars and more than $1 million of in-kind gifts are up for grabs at the 50th anniversary of the Kentucky Junior Miss program.

    The preliminary state competitions will take place on Friday, Jan. 11 at 8 p.m. and Saturday, Jan. 12 at 1:30 p.m. at the Singletary Center on the University of Kentucky campus in Lexington. Finals will be Saturday at 8 p.m.

    Thirty-seven high school senior girls will compete to represent Kentucky at the national competition in Alabama on June 26-28.

  • Dobson joins Stearman's accounting practice

    Jennifer Dobson will be joining CPA Nancy J. Stearman's accounting practice in Greensburg as an associate.

    Dobson has lived in Campbellsville all her life. She is the daughter of Howard and Jenny Dobson.

    She graduated from Taylor County High School in 2003 and from Campbellsville University in 2007 with a bachelor of science in business administration with an emphasis in accounting.

    She has worked in the accounting field for more than four years.

  • TRH recognized for excellence

    Taylor Regional Hospital recently received recognition from HealthCare Excel of Kentucky for dedication to quality improvement in the hospital setting.

    Taylor Regional Hospital participates in the Surgical Care Improvement and the Rural Organizational Safety Culture Change projects.

    These programs are part of the Medicare Quality Improvement Organization for Kentucky and Hospital Quality Improvement Initiative for 2007.

  • Taylor County Tire wins five-state sales award

    Taylor County Tire Sales Inc. won a five-state sales award.

    Mr. & Mrs. Ronnie Knifley of Taylor County Tire Sales Inc. in Campbellsville recently won a trip to Colorado Springs, Col. for being one of the top Exmark dealers in a five-state region.

    R.W. Distributors Inc., the Exmark distributor, awarded this trip for outstanding sales of Exmark mowers. Ronnie Knifley was honored with an Exmark plaque during the awards banquet in Colorado Springs.

  • CU to host MLK worship service

    The Rev. Gerald Joiner will be the speaker for the annual Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Worship Service at Campbellsville University on Wednesday, Jan. 23 at 7 p.m. in the Ransdell Chapel.

    Joiner is pastor of Zion Missionary Baptist Church in Louisville, a Campbellsville University alumnus and member of the Church Relations Council at CU.

    The public is invited to the event, which is free.

    The Gospel Explosion Choir, a group of about 40 individuals from Taylor, Adair and Green counties, will be providing the special music.

  • Wise Dentistry opens

    Wise Dentistry for Kids is now open at 105 Medical Park Drive in Campbellsville. Staff will include Dr. Heather Wise, pediatric dentistry; Dr. Thomas Baldwin, orthodontics; Dr. Gary Inamn, orthodonics; Dr. Greg Inman, orthodontics; and Dr. David Graves, oral and maxillofacial surgery. Standing from left: Ann Doyle, Gisela Anderson, Bekah Holley, Kristen Graves, Becky Graves, Erica White, Jennifer Judd, Cheryl Hensel, Alicia Irwin and Jordan Davis. Sitting: Greg Inman, Thomas Baldwin, David Graves and Heather Wise.

  • Watson wins $2,000

    Darrin Watson won $2,000 from Staff Management, 1050 South Columbia Ave., the employment firm used by Amazon.com.

    Each year Staff Management provides an opportunity for employees who weather the holiday shopping rush an opportunity for a $100,000 bonus. In order to be eligible for the drawing, an employee must have four weeks of perfect attendance and no quality or production errors.

    Watson's name was drawn by Mayor Brenda Allen on Dec. 20 and then Watson had an opportunity to draw from 100 envelopes on Dec. 27.