Today's News

  • UPDATE: One injured after boats crash



    A person has been treated for injuries suffered during a boat collision on Green River Lake last Friday. And the investigation into what exactly caused the crash is ongoing.

    At about 5 p.m., Campbellsville Fire & Rescue personnel were called to the scene near Emerald Isle Marina to investigate the report of two boats colliding.

  • Murder trials rescheduled


    Jurors won't be called next month to decide the guilt or innocent of Dale and Brianna Brucker after all.

    Instead, the two, who are accused of killing Brianna's 3-month-old baby, might face jurors in September.

    Dale Brucker, 27, and his wife, Brianna Means Brucker, 21, formerly of 109 Mill St. in Campbellsville, are accused of killing Charles Brett Hayden Jr., Brianna's son and Dale's stepson, who was 3 months old.

  • CU men add three hoop transfers


  • Coaching scorecard needed for hoops


  • Local linksters finish high in junior championship event


  • Extreme Fitness claims Industrial League tourney title


    After losing their first regular-season game, Extreme Fitness won their next nine games to claim the regular-season and tournament championship at Veterans Memorial Park.
    Mark Bardin’s club gained the tournament title on Thursday by run-ruling Murakami (22-6) and Miller Pest Control (15-4).

  • Public Record for July 21

    It is the policy of the Central Kentucky News-Journal to publish public records as they are reported by various agencies. Names appearing in public record are published without exceptions, to preserve the fairness and impartiality of the CKNJ and as a news service to our readers.


    • 14-C-273, filed 7/7/14; BGE Development LLC of Lanai Lane in Campbellsville v. Eddie Ingram and Tonia Rogers of Eastport Road in Campbellsville. Eviction notice served 7/16/14.

  • Taylor County Sheriff statistics

    The Taylor County Sheriff's Office released its June activity report recently.

    The report includes 35 cases opened, 81 criminal arrests, 20 traffic collisions worked, seven injury collisions worked, one fatal collision worked, 67 arrest warrants served, 176 civil papers served, 24 citations issued, four DUI arrests, 423 complaints answered, 108 vehicles inspected, 1,165 hours worked and 13,761 miles driven.

  • Kentucky State Police statistics

    During the month of June, Kentucky State Police troopers working in the Post 15 area investigated 21 traffic collisions in Taylor, Adair, Casey, Clinton, Cumberland, Green, Marion, Metcalfe, Monroe, Russell and Washington counties.

    There were three fatal collisions during the month of June in the Post 15 area.

    Wilma J. Thompson, 77, of Tompkinsville, was killed on June 4 in Metcalfe County.

    Stephen C. Green, 43, of Bradfordsville, was killed on June 6 in Taylor County.

  • Local students participate in CU's Kids College


    Drew Tucker

    Campbellsville University

    Cupcakes were baked and arrows loosed as Kids College was hosted on Campbellsville University's campus in the Virginia Ponser Flanagan Technology Training Center on June 16-19.