Today's News

  • Former Campbellsville woman stars in 'The Bachelorette'

    Millions of viewers watched DeAnna Pappas, 26, formerly of Campbellsville, suffer through a painful, last-minute rejection by Brad Womack on the last season of "The Bachelor" - earning her the sympathy of women everywhere.

    Now Pappas will have the last laugh as the tables are turned and she gets to choose from among 25 bachelors in her own bid for true love.

    Pappas is back - and this time it's all up to her - as the fourth edition of the female version of ABC's popular romance reality series premieres tonight.

  • TCHS Students of the Week

    Taylor County High School Students of the Week for May 5 are, from left, front, Alanna Claywell, Barbara Queiroz, Devin Reynolds, Kayla Cash and Samantha Jones. Back: James Malone, Zach Cash, Shawn Myers, Kristina Hjelt, Bryce McDaniel, Wes Parker and Chris McCubbin. Not pictured are Justin Hayes, Jed Bright and Megan Reynolds.

  • Patterson attends Optometric Educational Congress

    Dr. Paul Patterson, optometrist, 295 Campbellsville Bypass Suite 1, attended the Kentucky Optometric Association's 106th Annual Spring Educational Congress on April 24-27 at the Marriott Hotel in Louisville.

    At the conference, Patterson attended lectures on glaucoma, contact lenses, diabetes and dry eye therapy. In addition to four days of continuing education, the conference also included an exhibit hall featuring the latest products and services in optometry.

    Patterson lives in Greensburg with his wife Mabel Sue. He began practicing optometry 25 years ago.

  • Public record for May 19

    District Civil Filed

    08-C-013, filed 1/9/08; CACH LLC of Colorado v. Patricia Moran of Moran Road in Bradfordsville. Plaintiff alleges defendant owes on account, $2,718.45, interest and court costs. The defendant was served 4/29/08.

    08-C-085, filed 3/3/08; Capital One Bank v. Clarke W. Thomas of Durrett Street in Campbellsville. Plaintiff alleges defendant owes on account, $916.55, interest, court costs and $137.48 in attorney's fees. The defendant was served 5/1/08.

  • Woman who helped man escape pleads guilty

    A former Campbellsville woman has pleaded guilty to helping a Campbellsville man flee the country after escaping from jail custody.

    Lee Ann Howard, 36, also formerly of Harrodsburg, pleaded guilty last Monday in U.S. District Court to instigating or assisting escape.

    According to a U.S. Attorney's office press release, Howard admitted that she assisted her boyfriend, Byron Keith Perkins, in escaping from the custody of the Oldham County Jail.

    According to her plea agreement, Howard admits to providing transportation and money to Perkins for their trip to Mexico.

  • Damon E. Allen presented Lifetime Optometric Achievement Award

    Dr. Damon Allen of Campbellsville, an optometrist, was presented the Lifetime Optometric Achievement Award at the Kentucky Optometric Association's 106th Annual Spring Congress on April 24-27 at the Marriott Downtown Hotel in Louisville.

    Allen was presented the first Optometric Lifetime Achievement Award.

  • Several charged in sealed indictments

    Several Campbellsville residents have been charged with drug and other offenses in indictments recently unsealed by a Taylor Circuit Court judge.

    A grand jury may seal an indictment if there is a possibility that the accused will try to evade police.

    Indicted were:

    u Tina Michelle McMillian, 35, of Airview Apartments, #32, in Campbellsville was indicted on a charge of second-degree selling hydrocodone.

    Bond was set at $15,000 cash. If convicted, McMillan could be sentenced to as much as five years in prison.

  • TRH Support Services Parson of the Year named

    Taylor Regional Hospital recently recognized nominees for Support Services Team Member of the Year and the winner was honored.

    Kay Whitaker, business office, was named the Team Member of the Year. This was said about Whitaker: "Kay has been with the business office in accounts receivable for several years dealing with people's finances.

  • Holt rejoins Cinema 6

    Camille Holt has returned to Green River Cinema 6 as general manager.

    She has four years' previous experience.

    Holt obtained a Bachelor of science degree in business administration from Campbellsville University in 2000.

    Cinema 6 is located at 730 Campbellsville Bypass.

  • Lindsey Wilson to host groundbreaking ceremonies

    Lindsey Wilson College will host three ground-breaking ceremonies today to begin a $12 million expansion program.

    The public is invited to all three ceremonies.

    The $12 million program - which is the first phase of a larger expansion for the college - includes building a health and wellness center, a new baseball-softball complex on the Louie B. Nunn Parkway and an addition to the Sumner Campus Ministry Center.

    The first ground-breaking ceremony - for the Sumner Campus Ministry Center - will begin at 11:15 a.m. ET next to the Sumner Center.