Today's News

  • Lee's Famous Recipe donates to Taylor County Band

    Lee's Famous Recipe owner David Allen Newton, right, presents Melanie Sublett, treasurer of Taylor County High School Band Boosters, and Rita Moyers, left, with a check from the recent Chicken Day event, for which the restaurant donated a portion of its proceeds to the band.

  • Taylor Regional hosts ribbon cutting for digital mammography

    Taylor Regional Hospital has expanded its health and wellness services available to women with the addition of a new Selenia digital mammography system from Hologic.

    A ribbon cutting took place on Tuesday, Nov. 25.

    Digital mammography provides patients with the highest quality of care in the prevention and early detection of breast cancer.

  • Communion fun 101

    When I was little I used to play church with my dolls and stuffed animals.

    I'd take gooey white Wonder Bread, smash it flat and tear it into round communion wafers. Then I'd pour Kool-Aid into colorful shiny aluminum tumblers, the kind that used to sweat when they're cold, and that was my wine.

    I'd say the words, "the body of Christ" and "the blood of Christ," and I'd have my holy snack and then go on to play something else - Chutes and Ladders with my sister or put on my roller skates and skate around the block.

  • Ball joins Campbellsville clinic as director

    Colleen Ball, PT, joined Campbellsville Kort Physical Therapy as clinic director effective Nov. 26.

    In practice since 1985, Ball is experienced in acute care, rehabilitation and outpatient therapy.

    She has experience in treating total joint replacement, thoracic spine and hip conditions, aquatic therapy, and hand and shoulder injuries. In addition, Ball is a certified ASTYM provider and will be offering aquatic therapy in addition to land-based therapy.

  • Property transfers for Dec. 4

    The amount listed is the price paid or the fair market value of the property.

    Valco Industries Inc. dba Goff Fleetwood Home Center of New Columbia Road in Campbellsville to David Arthur Clark, trustee, under the Corderro Russell Irrevocable Trust No. 1 dated Aug. 27, 2008, by Corderro Russell, by and through his mother and guardian, Cassandra Meredith, of White Pine Circle in Campbellsville, Lot 7 of Ten Oakes Subdivision, on KY 3183, $103,000.

  • CU youth ministry conference discusses ways to engage youth in churches

    "Youth in churches actually want more from their youth ministry experience," said the Rev. Joe Ball, who works with the Youth Ministry and Sunday School Department at the Kentucky Baptist Convention, as he talked at Campbellsville University's Youth Ministry Conference on Nov. 15 in Ransdell Chapel.

    Forty-two youth ministers and others interested in the field from Kentucky and Indiana attended the session.

  • Friendship Baptist plans holiday events

    Friendship Baptist Church has several upcoming events planned. The church is located at 5411 Bengal Road in Campbellsville.

    On Sunday, Dec. 7, the Oneida Baptist Institute Choir will be leading worship during the 11 a.m. service.

    The Oneida choir travels the state and is in great demand. The community is invited to come and enjoy this special event.

    Friendship Baptist Church will also host its annual "Kids Christmas Celebration" on Saturday, Dec. 13 from 2 to 3 p.m.

  • Milby-Bloyd

    Brooke Milby and Adam Bloyd exchanged wedding vows on Saturday, Nov. 22 in Gatlinburg, Tenn.

    The bride is the daughter of Timmy and Susan Milby of Summersville and Jamie and Millie Pippin of Greensburg. Her grandparents are Linda Hodges of Gabe and the late Harry Lewis Hodges.

    The groom is the son of Eddie and Sharon Bloyd of Greensburg. His grandparents are Tutor and Aileen Benningfield of Campbellsville.

    A reception will take place at 7 p.m. ET on Saturday, Dec. 6 at Summersville Elementary School.

  • Council OKs carbon project

    The City may soon get paid for helping the environment.

    During its regular meeting Monday night, Campbellsville City Council members approved a proposal from Environmental Credit Corp., a New York-based company that wants to burn methane produced at the City's landfill, reducing harmful emissions into the environment.

  • Benefit planned for Dec. 6

    A benefit with food and an auction has been planned for Mitchell Bright on Saturday, Dec. 6.

    Proceeds will go toward Bright's medical bills for treatment of a rare brain tumor.

    Food will be served at 5 p.m. and the auction will begin at 6 p.m. at the Community Center.

    Chili, vegetable soup, potato soup, hot dogs, chips, beans, cornbread, desserts and drinks will be available.

    Donations will be accepted.

    For more information, call 465-2786, 465-4916, (270) 699-5745, 403-5508, 403-5524, 465-6413 or (270) 692-3339.