Today's News

  • Dr. Eugene Shively elected to Southeast Surgical Congress

    Dr. Eugene H. Shively has been elected to the council of the Southeast Surgical Congress. Shively is a general surgeon who practices in Campbellsville and has practiced at Taylor Regional Hospital for more than 30 years.

    The Southeast Surgical Congress is a regional surgical organization that provides opportunities for surgeons and surgeons-in-training to come together for educational, scientific and social purposes to promote and advance the study and practice of surgery.

  • CES students earn math medals

    Five Campbellsville Elementary students received a math medal at a recent celebration assembly. They are: Cooper Parks, Cayli Blair, Caroline McMahan, Emily Squires and Murphy Lamb.

  • Citizens Bank helps provide learning tools at Taylor County Middle School

    Taylor County Middle School has received a $10,000 donation from Citizens Bank of Campbellsville and a $10,000 Universal Design for Learning Grant from the University of Louisville.

    These funds will be used to purchase new technologies for TCMS classrooms, according to Linda Beal, district technology coordinator.

    These technologies will include Dukane LCD projectors and Dukane sound systems mounted in the ceiling, interactive whiteboards and student interactive response systems.

  • Birth Announcements for Feb. 7

    Jerry and Amy Watson of Campbellsville announce the birth of a daughter, Molly Ann, at 5:08 p.m. on Friday, Jan. 4 at Spring View Hospital in Lebanon. She weighed 8 pounds, 10 1/2 ounces and was 21 1/2 inches long.

    Grandparents are Greg and Bernetta Bland of Campbellsville and Jack Watson of Lebanon.

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    Mary Ann Seals and Jessie Gunter of Bradfordsville announce the birth of a daughter, Jessica Leann Gunter, on Wednesday, Jan. 9 at Spring View Hospital in Lebanon. She weighed 6 pounds, 3 1/2 ounces and was 19 inches long.

  • Kretzler completes basic training

    Navy Seaman Recruit Brian E. Kretzler, a 2007 graduate of Green County High School, recently completed U.S. Navy basic training at Recruit Training Command in Great Lakes, Ill.

    During the eight-week program, Kretzler completed a variety of training which included classroom study and practical instruction on naval customs, first aid, firefighting, water safety and survival, and shipboard and aircraft safety. An emphasis was also placed on physical fitness.

  • TCES Writers of the Week

    Taylor County Elementary School's "Writers of the Week" for the week of Jan. 24 are as follows: Emallee Isabelle, kindergarten; Ethan Sapp, first grade; Casey Cundiff, second grade; Gavin Shirley, third grade; Clayton Russell, fourth grade; and Ellen Kehoe, fifth grade.

  • TCES Honor Roll

    Taylor County Elementary School has released its honor roll for the third six-week grading period. Students listed are:

    Fourth grade

  • Rogers opens Disco's Chop Shop

    Disco's Chop Shop, a new barbershop, has opened at 205 First St. behind Citizens Bank's main office.

    Matthew Rogers is the barber.

    Rogers graduated from Campbellsville University in 2002, where he first learned of his talent and love for cutting hair. He is also a graduate of Bailey's Barber College in Lexington.

    Rogers has completed an apprenticeship at Town Barber Shop in Columbia and received his master's barber license in June 2007.

  • School Menus for Feb. 11-15

    Campbellsville Elementary/High

    Feb. 11-15

    Monday: Chicken tenders, mashed potatoes, green beans, peach cobbler, ice cream, roll and milk.

    Tuesday: Beef stew, corn on the cob, coleslaw, pineapple, biscuit and milk.

    Wednesday: Taco, tortilla chips, lettuce, tomato, cheese, Mexican corn, Fruit Roll-Up and milk.

    Thursday: Chicken nuggets, hash brown, mixed vegetables, strawberries, cake square and milk.

    Friday: Fish, pinto beans, coleslaw, macaroni and cheese, fruit sherbet and milk.

    Campbellsville Middle

    Feb. 11-15

  • Police department is now accredited

    Campbellsville's police department has joined the top 20 percent of departments across the state.

    In Kentucky, there are more than 400 law enforcement agencies. Of those, only 72 are accredited by the Kentucky Association of Chiefs of Police.

    Now there are 73.

    At Monday night's Campbellsville City Council meeting, the CPD was recognized as having achieved its KACP accreditation.