Today's News

  • TCES names Leader in Me winners


    Taylor County Elementary School recently named its Leader in Me award winners for the week of Sept. 15.

    They are Samuel Hatcher, Ryan Burton, Jordan Miles, Matthew Mejean and Claire Melton.

  • TCMS names Leaders of the Week


    Taylor County Middle School recently named its Leaders of the Week.

    They are Brylee Adams, Baylie Skaggs, Olivia Cheatham, Brennan Parker and Nick Cheatham.

  • Central Kentucky Arts Series begins


    The familiar sounds of Beethoven's Symphony No. 5 and music from "The Empire Strikes Back" filled Campbellsville University's Ransdell Chapel on Sunday afternoon.

    The Central Kentucky Arts Series kicked off its 2014-2015 season with a performance by The Louisville Civic Orchestra.

    Aaron Boaz was the conductor and the performance was part of the orchestra's 100th season.

    The next CKAS event will be Monday, Nov. 3, at 8 p.m. at the chapel. Stephen Beus, a pianist, will perform.

  • TCHS names Students of the Week


    Taylor County High School recently named its Students of the Week for the week of Sept. 22.

    They are freshman Faith Gaddis, sophomore Bryana Edrington and junior Poom Sombutboon.

    Absent from the photo is senior Wes Tucker.

  • TC students graduate from Rogers Explorers program


    Taylor County students Lauren Williams, Ryan Wiedewitsch, Samuel Kessler, Jackson Hunt, Warren "Bryce" Richardson and Molly Sullivan graduated from The Center for Rural Development's 2014 Rogers Explorers youth leadership program.

    The Rogers Explorers program is an educational leadership program that provides hands-on learning opportunities for middle school students in Southern and Eastern Kentucky to build their math, science, and technology skills. Graduates are encouraged to work toward pursuing careers in these in-demand career fields.

  • McKinley is CU SGA officer


    Campbellsville University's Student Government Association officers were among the first students on campus in August, getting organized for the semester. Ellie McKinley is the vice president of student activities.

    She is a senior public relations/Spanish major from Campbellsville.

  • CHS students visit Somerset College


    Campbellsville High School students in the Eagle Excellence after school program recently visited the Somerset Community College Lineman Training Program.

    They learned about a career in the utility service industry.

  • Resident enrolls at Centre College

    Nathan Riggs of Campbellsville has enrolled to attend class this year at Centre College.

    The Class of 2018 is the largest incoming class in Centre's history, setting records for size, academic strength, geographic reach and diversity.

    Riggs is the son of Lisa and Kenneth Riggs of Campbellsville and is a graduate of Campbellsville High School.

  • Exchange families needed

    EF High School Exchange Year is a nonprofit organization dedicated to encouraging cultural awareness and mutual respect between nations through student exchange.

    There are opportunities available for those in Taylor County who would like to host a foreign exchange student.

    EF Exchange Year has connected more than 100,000 enthusiastic students from around the globe with caring host families across America, and has been facilitating international exchange since 1979.

  • Porter's Playhouse participating in food program

    Porter's Playhouse is now participating in the USDA Child and Adult Care Food Program administered by the Kentucky Department of Education.

    Meals will be served at no separate charge to enrolled participants at the center and are provided without regard to color, national origin, sex, age or disability.

    Participants eligible for free and/or reduced price meals must have a completed application with documentation of eligibility information, which may include a SNAP or K-TAP case number or names of household members and income information.