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Today's News

  • Human rights director commends CU for diversity efforts

    John Johnson, executive director of the Kentucky Commission on Human Rights, visited the campus of Campbellsville University recently to meet with administration, faculty and staff as well as community leaders.

    Johnson discussed several ideas, including ways that colleges and universities may become more involved with the KCHR. The potential partnerships include the KCHR Human Rights Leadership Training Institute, KCHR College Internship Program, KCHR Advocacy Hearings and KCHR Speakers Bureau.

  • Cunningham-Rock

    Carolyn Puckett of Liberty and Jack Cunningham of Lexington announce the engagement of their daughter, Jennifer Rhea Cunningham, to Marshall Shawn Rock, son of Joe and May Rock of Campbellsville.

    Cunningham is a graduate of Tates Creek High School and Eastern Kentucky University. She is employed at Bluegrass IMPACT.

    Rock is a graduate of Campbellsville High School and Eastern Kentucky University. He is employed at L-3 Communications.

    The wedding ceremony will take place on Saturday, April 19 at Calvary Baptist Church in Lexington.

    Invitations will be sent.

  • CU searches for art scholarship recipients

    Campbellsville University is searching for talented high school seniors to compete for two art scholarships worth a total of $12,000.

    The university's annual art scholarship competition and workshop will be Saturday, April 5 beginning at 9 a.m. in room 100 of the new art building across from Gosser Fine Arts Center on campus.

    Performance grant scholarships will also be awarded to other students who might not be chosen for the competitive art scholarships.

  • First Baptist plans special service for Sunday

    First Baptist Church on Broadway will host a B.O.M.B. - Bringing Our Men Back - service on Sunday.

    The goal of the service is encourage men to be more involved in the church and community.

    The Cleveland Street Dancers will be the featured guests.

    The service begins at 11:15 a.m. with Sunday school beginning at 10 a.m.

  • New clothing store will provide during emergencies

    Cover Me Clothing Store will host its grand opening today at 10 a.m. at 704 E. Broadway, beside First Baptist Church.

    The store, a nonprofit organization, is for people who are in immediate need of clothing items due to fire, eviction or other emergency situations.

    Donations are also welcome to help replenish items.

  • TCHS Homecoming Royalty

    Josh Gumm and Jennifer England, senior class representatives, were crowned king and queen at Taylor County High School's basketball homecoming on Friday night. First runners-up were Griffin Tucker, senior class, and Megan Peake, junior class; while Dakota Gilbert, senior class, and Megan Perkins, junior class, were second runners-up.

  • Reflecting on a century of living

    Neila Schuhmann

    Social Writer

    She can't understand why everyone's making such a fuss, but Frances Moss is celebrating a milestone nonetheless.

    On Saturday, Moss will be 100 years old.

    "I really don't think it's any big deal," she said.

    Born in Campbellsville to Thomas and Fannie Newton, Moss spent most of her adult life in Louisville and returned to Campbellsville just a couple years ago.

    Moss said she's been lucky to have had good health most of her life, "... until I got about 90 and then I started falling apart."

  • North Hardin clobbers CHS 83-39

    North Hardin pulled away from Campbellsville in the second quarter and shellacked the Eagles in the second half on its way to a 83-39 rout on Tuesday night.

    The Trojans (20-6) tallied 44 second-half points while the Eagles managed only 15.

    Five players, including substitute Cameron Irvin, scored in double figures for North Hardin while sophomores Thomas Downs had nine and Johnathan Olaniyan seven for Campbellsville (8-15).

    The Eagles entertain Washington County on Saturday in the nightcap of a girl-boy twinbill.

  • Dengel joins Visions Hair Salon

    Jessica Dengel has joined the staff at Visions Hair Salon, 5534 Old Lebanon Road.

    She is a licensed cosmetologist and will be available Tuesday through Friday and Saturday by appointment.

    Dengel offers a variety of hair care services along with spa treatment including manicures, pedicures, facials and body wrapping.

  • CU Tigers win second MSC game of week

    Campbellsville University moved up the Mid-South Conference ladder with its second win of the week, a 72-66 home triumph over West Virginia Tech on Saturday.

    The Tigers (19-6) raced out to a 36-25 halftime lead and never let the visitors gain a second-half lead.

    Nestor Colmenares, who garnered MSC Player of the Week honors, had 19 points, 10 rebounds, four assists, three steals and two blocked shots to pace coach Keith Adkins' club. Deveon Jenkins added 18 for CU, which moved into a fourth-place tie with Pikeville, only one game behind the Cumberlands and Lindsey Wilson.