Today's News

  • CMS Eagles drop first two in gridiron play


    Campbellsville Middle School began its football season with a 32-14 setback to Danville Bate in the Big Maroon Bowl at Campbellsville University.

    Arren Hash had a conversion run and two touchdown passes — one to Reggie Thomas and the other to Blase Wheatley, wo broke several tackles during his 60-plus yard run after the catch.

    CMS lost its Central Kentucky Middle School Athletic Conference opener 38-0 at Adair County on Tuesday. The Eagles host their annual Gridiron Classic on Saturday at Campbellsville University.

  • TCMS opens football season with a pair of routs


    Taylor County Middle School’s Wes Oliver (25) had a long touchdown run and two interceptions for scores in Taylor County’s 34-6 season-opening victory over Lexington Christian on Saturday night.

  • Upcoming games (Aug. 25-Sept. 3)

    Thursday, Aug. 25
    HIGH SCHOOL BOYS’ GOLF — Adair County at Campbellsville.
    HIGH SCHOOL BOYS’ SOCCER — Garrard County at Campbellsville, Taylor County at Fort Knox.
    HIGH SCHOOL VOLLEYBALL — Central Hardin at Taylor County.
    MIDDLE SCHOOL GIRLS’ BASKETBALL — Lebanon at Campbellsville.
    UNIVERSITY FOOTBALL — Campbellsville at Cumberlands.
    Friday, Aug. 26

  • Dealership rescues cat from car

    Cindy Perkins’ day got off to a normal start on Thursday.

    She got in her car and started into town from her home on Dowell Street like any other day. But as she got closer to Taco Bell on Broadway, things changed.

    Accompanied by her granddaughter, 10-year-old Karlie Cox, and Karlie’s friend, Isabel Dengel, 9, Perkins said she heard a noise from inside her car’s engine. That noise was a “meowing” sound.

  • Grand jury indicts 12

    A Taylor County Grand Jury indicted 15 people last week, largely on drug-related and theft-related charges.

  • Back to school


    Big changes are in store for Taylor County School District this year, but until then, it’s business as usual.

    “It was almost like we never ended (school),” Superintendent Roger Cook said. 

    Taylor County students packed backpacks for a successful first day of school on Wednesday, Aug. 3. 

  • Man charged with shooting, kidnapping

    A Greensburg man was arrested Thursday afternoon after he allegedly shot a woman the day before.

    The Kentucky State Police Special Response Team arrested Steven D. Hewitt, 24, at approximately 3:08 p.m. on Thursday at an Indian Trail Trailer Park residence on a warrant for first-degree assault, a KSP Post 15 press release stated.

  • Knopp national champ in boys’ bowling singles


  • Rogers gives annual state-of-the-county address

    The county is in a holding pattern with regard to Veterans Memorial Park.

    That is what Taylor County Judge/Executive Eddie Rogers said in his state of the county speech Tuesday morning at a Taylor County Agricultural Council meeting.

  • Stolen road signs costly for local government

    Replacing stolen road signs costs local governments thousands of dollars a year, and it’s difficult to catch those responsible. 

    Taylor County Judge/Executive Eddie Rogers said theft of road signs is an ongoing problem. And it isn’t just the signs; many of the poles are also taken, he added.