Today's News

  • Birth Announcements

    Christina Sanders of Lebanon and Joshua Taylor of Campbellsville announce the birth of a son, Cashus Jayevon Taylor, at 12:07 p.m. on Friday, Sept. 19 at Spring View Hospital in Lebanon. He weighed 8 pounds, 6 1/2 ounces and was 22 inches long.

    Grandparents are Peggy Ingram and Chick Taylor, both of Campbellsville, Diana Sanders of Lebanon and Roger Dale Sanders of Crab Orchard.

    Great-grandmother is Norma Jean Taylor.

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  • KCS hosts pastor appreciation

    Kentucky Christian School recently hosted 35 pastors at its annual Pastors' Appreciation Day celebration. Above, Associate Pastor Rudy Stacy of Campbellsville Baptist Temple joins student Alyssa Smothers for an ice cream sundae.

  • Campbellsville native earns commission in the U.S. Army

    Second Lt. Keisha Spaulding, a native of Campbellsville, earned a commission in the U.S. Army, graduating from Officer Candidate School on July 31.

    Spaulding is currently serving in the Adjutant General Corps of the Army. She initially joined the Army for the Student Loan Repayment Plan and to honor her country.

  • Class of 1973 gathers for reunion

    Campbellsville and Taylor County high schools' graduating classes of 1973 combined for a 35-year reunion on Nov. 15 at Rosewood Country Club in Lebanon. Those attending were, from left, front: Cindy Forman Perkins, Sandra Mattingly, Gena Bohanon Conyers, Peggy Garner Hayes, Ricky Barnett, Thresa Durham Barnett and Debra Edwards Miller.

  • CU art exhibit ends Dec. 11

    Kenzie Rice of Lawrenceburg will show her senior art exhibit at Campbellsville University's Art Gallery through Dec. 11.

    The exhibit is free and open to the public.

    Rice will display paintings, ceramics, prints, drawings and mixed media. A guest artist will be Sarah Sprague, a junior from Vermont.

    Rice will graduate next May with a bachelor of science degree in art with a P-12 certification. She has exhibited artwork at CU's Juried Student Art Shows in 2006, 2007 and 2008. Her painting "Hebrews 11:1" won third place in the 2008 show.

  • KBC Messengers appoint new board members

    Messengers at the Kentucky Baptist Convention's recent annual meeting approved new members for the Kentucky Baptist Convention Mission Board and the boards of several affiliated institutions and agencies.

    Local Board appointments are as follows:

    Campbellsville University Trustees:

  • Whooping cough likely in county

    Whooping cough, or pertussis, is back. According to the Lake Cumberland District Health Department, there are two probable cases of pertussis within Taylor County.

    Letters are being sent home with students from the affected school about the situation, and students and faculty at schools within the county are encouraged to receive a pertussis immunization if they haven't already. In general, most children receive these immunizations during their first five years and then again when they are 10 years old.

  • Surviving the Holidays meetings are Dec. 16, 23

    This holiday season is fast approaching and many of us are likely experiencing a jumble of emotions that we have yet to sort out. 

    Facing a holiday, especially Christmas, after the death of a loved one can be more difficult than your friends and even family members may realize. 

    GriefShare's "Surviving the Holidays" is a way to help not only survive the holidays, but to find strength, healing and the tools to move forward in your daily walk through the deep pain of grief.

  • Being spiritual - it's not what you think

    When somebody says, "I hope you won't take this the wrong way," it's safe to say that what follows is not something you're eager to hear.

    That's how a woman started a conversation with me during a women's retreat where I was the speaker.

    When she said that, we were in the kitchen at the retreat center, picking at leftover brownies. The brownie bit I had just swallowed sank like an anchor in my stomach and I froze.

  • Public record for Dec. 15

    District Civil Filed

    08-C-516, filed 11/10/08; Capital One Bank (USA) NA v. Henry L. Goff of New Columbia Road in Campbellsville. Plaintiff alleges defendant owes on account, $1,044.91, interest, court costs and $156.74 in attorney's fees.

    08-C-519, filed 11/10/08; Capital One Bank (USA) NA v. Todd M. Sapp of North Jackson Street in Campbellsville. Plaintiff alleges defendant owes on account, $1,198.53, interest, court costs and $179.78 in attorney's fees.