Today's News

  • One injured in U.S. 68 collision

    A Russell Springs man was injured Thursday, Feb. 21 after his vehicle slid off the roadway and struck a culvert.

    According to a report filed by Taylor County Sheriff's Deputy Lawrence Walsh, Irvin Arnet Jr., 41, was traveling westbound on U.S. 68 at 12:16 p.m.

    The report states Arnet was driving in rain that froze, causing the roadway to become slick.

    Arnet's 1996 Ford Crown Victoria slid off the roadway, down a deep gully and came to rest on a culvert.

  • Public record for Feb. 28


    Cody Mann, no age or address given, no operator's/moped license, proof filed, dismissed.

    Cody L. Mann, no age or address given, failure to wear seat belts, $25; failure of non-owner to maintain required insurance, license to be in possession, proof filed, dismissed.

    David W. Brewer, no age or address given, driving under the influence of drugs or alcohol, second offense, $813, seven days in jail, credit for seven days already served, alcohol drug education program, license suspended for 12 months.

  • Cover Me Clothing opens

    Cover Me Clothing Store has opened next to First Baptist Church at 704 E. Broadway. The store is a nonprofit entity for people who are in immediate need of clothing items due to fire, eviction or other emergency situations. Clothing is free for a donation. The store is operated by the church's Mother's Board. Store hours are 10 a.m. until 5 p.m. on Tuesday's and Thursday's.

  • TRH recognizes new team members

    Taylor Regional Hospital recently recognized new team members for their first 90 days of service with a breakfast in their honor.

  • CES students earn math medals

    Campbellsville Elementary students in Laura Dicken's first grade class who received a math medal are: Matthew Oliver, Cheyenne Grubaugh, Alex Humphress, Davon Cecil and Daesean VanCleave.

  • Malone is first runner-up in KAA bid calling

    On Feb. 17, Paul Malone of Campbellsville was named first runner-up in the senior division of the 51st Annual Kentucky Auctioneer Association Bid Calling Contest.

    Malone is principal broker/principal auctioneer of Malone Realty & Auction Co. Inc., 211 E. First St.

    This year's contest, in conjunction with the KAA Convention, was in Bowling Green. The contest is open to all Kentucky auctioneers who are members of the KAA.

  • CHS Royalty

    Senior Paige Taylor was crowned Campbellsville High basketball homecoming queen on Friday night between the boys' and girls' games against Nelson County. She was escorted by Andrew Anderson, also a senior. There was a tie for first runner-up: senior Alison Medders, who was escorted by Blake Milby; and junior Jenna Williams, escorted by Matt Schmuck.

  • Students celebrate 100th day of school

    Campbellsville Elementary fourth grade students and teachers celebrated the 100th day of school by dressing as if they were 100 years old. Fourth grade teachers are Kaye Agathen, Anthony Farris, Garnetta Murrell and Doretha Sanders.

  • CES Students of the Week

    Campbellsville Elementary Students of the Week are, from left, front: Brooklyn Franklin, Donneisha Richardson, Andrew Williams, Jonathan Sparks, Brooklyn Hicks, Cheyanne Grubaugh and Cody Ray. Middle: Christian Radford, Amelia Rafferty, Andie Ulsh, Landon Neat and Amanda Dotson. Back: Devin Powers, Alexis Shears, Patrick Sapp, Bayli Dickens, Amye McFall, Logan Cole, Cody Garrett and Breanna Spaulding.

  • Magistrates approve grant agreement

    Taylor County Magistrates approved an agreement last week to apply for federal grant money to purchase new voting machines.

    Magistrates met in a special called Fiscal Court meeting last Wednesday afternoon.

    According to Taylor County Treasurer Melissa Williams, the agreement was sent to the state board of elections to apply for $90,000 in grant money.

    Taylor County Clerk Mark Carney said this agreement does not mean the County will be purchasing new machines this year.