Today's News

  • Public record for Oct. 9


    Courtney Coffey, 21, of West Main Street in Campbellsville, license to be in possession, failure of non-owner operator to maintain required insurance, proof filed, dismissed.

    Mary M. Emerson, 46, of Shady Lane in Greensburg, disregarding stop sign, amended to improper equipment, $168.

    Jennifer Krista Martin, 23, of Meadow Lane in Greensburg, speeding, amended to improper equipment, $168.

  • Gardner, Wilson honored with wedding shower

    Cassandra Gardner and Corey Wilson were honored with a wedding shower at Living Grace Church on Sunday, Sept. 28. Pictured are, from left, Tina Speller, the groom's aunt; Myrna Martin, the groom's paternal grandmother; Lisa Janes, the groom's aunt; Emma Frances Bean, the groom's paternal great-grandmother; Corey and Cassandra; Shannon Bishop, Annette Givens, the groom's mother; and Anita Gardner, the bride's mother. The couple were married on Oct. 3.

  • School Menus for Oct. 13-17

    Campbellsville Independent

    Oct. 13-17

    MONDAY _ Grilled cheese, potato wedges, baked beans, peaches, cookie and milk.

    TUESDAY _ Sloppy joe, pickle, onion, coleslaw, potato rounds, sherbet and milk.

    WEDNESDAY _ Chicken tenders, mashed potatoes, broccoli casserole, pear, roll and milk.

    THURSDAY _ Pizza, corn, tossed salad, applesauce, Rice Krispies treat and milk.

    FRIDAY _ Corn dog, macaroni and cheese, peas and carrots, pineapple, cookie and milk.

  • Alcohol hearing expected soon

    Campbellsville voters' approval of limited alcohol sales should be allowed to stand, according to two documents filed in response to a suit challenging May's local option election.

    In May, Campbellsville voters approved a measure allowing restaurants in Campbellsville seating at least 50 people and deriving at least 70 percent of their revenue from food sales to serve alcohol by the drink. However, alcohol can only be served in conjunction with a meal.

  • Salmon named Miss Teen Clay County

    Brittany Salmon of Campbellsville was the winner of the 2008 Miss Teen Clay County Fair. She competed in casual and formal wear and interview. Salmon also won overall introduction. She received several gifts including cash prizes. Salmon will advance to the 2008 Kentucky State Teen Pageant this month in Louisville. She is the daughter of Kristie and Jonathan Hunt and the late Billy Salmon.

  • TG Kentucky to host concert

    To celebrate its 10th year of production, local industry TG Kentucky will host a concert featuring headliner and former American Idol contestant Josh Gracin on Saturday, Oct. 11 in Lebanon.

    Gracin is one of only two new country artists in recent times to release a debut album with three Top 5 country hits, including the No. 1 hit "Nothin' to Lose."

    He's also one of only two new male country singers introduced in the last two years to earn a gold album and his self-titled debut is quickly edging in on platinum status.

  • Green River Vet has new groomer

    Green River Veterinary welcomes its new groomer, Susan Donoghue. Donoghue has 22 years' experience as a professional groomer. She has spent the past 10 years grooming various pets and animals in Russell Springs and spent 12 years prior to that in Washington state. She will be in Campbellsville on Tuesdays and Thursdays. Green River Veterinary is located at 3611 New Columbia Road.

  • CU pageant to raise money for domestic violence

    October is National Domestic Violence Month, and in honor of the month, Campbellsville University's Sociology Club is hosting a "Beauty's for a Brighter Tomorrow" pageant to raise domestic violence awareness.

    The pageant will be Saturday, Oct. 18 at 9 a.m. in the Recital Hall at Campbellsville University's Gosser Fine Arts Center.

    Age groups for girls range from birth to 19 and older (married or single), and for boys ages birth to 4 years.

    Trophies will be given to first-, second- and third-place winners. First-place winners will also receive a crown and title sash.

  • CU to host second noontime organ recital

    The second program in the Noontime Organ Recital Series at Campbellsville University will be given by Philip Hines, organist at Holy Spirit Catholic Church in Louisville, with Dr. Reese Land, assistant professor of music/trumpet at CU, on trumpet, on Tuesday, Oct. 14 in the Ransdell Chapel.

    They will be performing works by Jeffrey Blersch, Pierre du Mage, Giovanni B. Viviani and Paul Vidal.

    The organ program begins at 12:05 p.m. and is open to the public free of charge. It concludes at 12:35 p.m.

  • Salyers-Tennill

    Nancy Ruth Salyers of Campbellsville and Stanley Lee Tennill of Springfield will exchange wedding vows on Saturday, Oct. 25.

    Salyers is the daughter of Cora Steakley of La Follette, Tenn., and the late Jack Steakley.

    She is a payroll administrator for Saver Group Inc. of Campbellsville.

    Tennill is the son of Pete and Katherine Tennill of Springfield.

    He is a store manager for Saver Group Inc. in Springfield.

    The wedding ceremony will take place at 6 p.m. at South Campbellsville Baptist Church. A reception will follow in the church's fellowship hall.