Today's News

  • Hot-shooting Cards spank Shawnee 82-74

    Taylor County hit nine of 16 three-pointers en route to an 82-74 victory over Louisville Shawnee in the Clem Haskins-Robert Graves Classic at Western High School on Saturday.

    Chase Cox hit four treys and finished with 35 points while Lloyd Stotts was 5-5 from behind the arc and 23 points and Leonard Macon totaled 18 points and nine rebounds.

    Stotts and Cox also had five boards apiece and Michael Coulter handed out six assists.

    The Cardinals play Fairdale in the King of the Bluegrass on Thursday at 4:30.

  • Foreign agricultural landowners must submit FSA form

    The Taylor County Farm Service Agency is reminding foreign agricultural landowners of the Agricultural Foreign Investment Disclosure Act of 1978.

    The act requires any foreign person who:

    - Acquires or transfers any interest other than a security interest in agricultural land to submit a completed FSA-153 to the Secretary of Agriculture not later than 90 calendar days after the date of acquisition or transfer.

  • Lady Tigers 9-1 heading to Hawaii

    Melly Heaton scored 18 points on Saturday to lead the 13th ranked Campbellsville University Lady Tigers to its ninth straight victory with an 80-68 home court victory over Union College, the 21st ranked team in NAIA D2.

    Campbellsville (9-1) trailed 44-37 at halftime, but behind a dominating performance on the offensive glass, the Lady Tigers built an 18-point lead in the second half and cruised to the win. CU had 23 offensive rebounds and scored 22 second-chance points.

    The Lady Tigers also used a size advantage to outscore Union in the paint 50-30.

  • Lady Eagles routed by Adair 59-23

    Adair County's Lady Indians scored the first 13 points and used another 14-0 run to rout homestanding Campbellsville 59-23 on Tuesday night.

    Front-court players McKenzie Martin (13), Chelsea Beard (12) and D.J. Ballou (10) led coach James Turner's team by combining for 35 points.

    Tiffany Slone was the top scorer for Campbellsville with 13.

    The Lady Eagles compete in the three-day Queen Classic at Somerset starting on Saturday.

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  • Blood drive is Dec. 12

    As the days get shorter and the to-do list gets longer, the American Red Cross asks eligible individuals to add one more item to that list - donate blood. By adding this one item to your list, you could save up to three lives this holiday season.

    An upcoming blood drive is scheduled for Friday, Dec. 12 from noon to 4 p.m. at Wal-Mart Supercenter.

  • Heating assistance applications accepted through December

    Applications for assistance through the Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program will be accepted through December.

    Applications are taken in order of the last name of the head of the household and will be accepted through Dec. 12.

    If you can't apply on your assigned day, contact the Lake Cumberland Community Action Agency Inc. at 110B N. Jackson St. to make other arrangements.

    Those who wish to submit applications should go to the agency's office on their assigned day. For more information, call 465-6554.

  • CU to host December graduation ceremony

    Campbellsville University will host its December commencement for 137 graduates Friday, Dec. 12 at 7 p.m. at Ransdell Chapel with Dr. Bill Henard, pastor of Porter Memorial Baptist Church in Lexington, as the guest speaker.

    Both graduate and undergraduate students will be honored at this ceremony.

  • Lindsey Wilson to host winter graduation

    Lindsey Wilson College will have the largest winter commencement ceremony in the college's 105-year history on Saturday morning. The college will award a total of 325 degrees at its 88th commencement ceremony.

    The ceremony will begin at 11:30 a.m. ET in Biggers Sports Center. Following the ceremony, the Lindsey Wilson National Alumni Association will host a reception for graduates and their guests in Roberta D. Cranmer Dining and Conference Center.

  • Christmas Home Tour in Bardstown is Dec. 13

    The annual Christmas Home Tour in Bardstown, sponsored by the Stephen Foster Music Club, will be Saturday, Dec. 13 from 1 to 9 p.m.

    Seven historic homes and more recently built homes will be included in this year's tour.

    Also included on this year's tour will be the Federal Hill mansion, located in My Old Kentucky Home State Park.

    Tickets are $15. Advance tickets are $12 and are available beginning Thanksgiving weekend at the Bardstown Tourism Office.

  • Wreaths Across America is Dec. 13

    The Kentucky Patriot Guard has volunteered to conduct the Wreaths Across America ceremony this year at the Lebanon National Cemetery on Saturday, Dec. 13 starting at noon.