Today's News

  • Thompson joins Reed Brothers


    Jay Thompson has joined Reed Brothers Insurance as an agent.

    Reed Bro-thers offers multiple types of insurance including  life, individual and group health, Medicare supplements and prescriptions, long-term care, home, auto and farm insurance.

    Thompson can be contacted at (270) 465-2717 or jason.thompson@rbi-ins.com.

  • CU to stage "9 to 5"


    Campbellsville University's Theater Department and Town Hall Productions will stage Dolly Parton's "9 to 5" the musical, starting today, Thursday, Oct. 9.

    Performances will be in the Russ Mobley Theater on campus tonight and Saturday at 7 p.m., tomorrow at 8 p.m. and Sunday at 2:30 p.m.

    "9 to 5" was originally a movie, which Parton made into an iconic musical in 2008. The story revolves around three women, Doralee, Violet and Judy, as they try to get rid of their oppressive boss.

  • After nearly five decades, local business closing


    For nearly five decades, they have sold the comforts of home. But soon, the doors will close for the final time.

    Lake Village Furniture co-owners and brothers Lilburn Hedgespeth and Ralph Hedgespeth will soon retire.

    Beginning today at 10 a.m., the Hedgespeths will have a sale at their store, with everything available at a discounted cost. And when the last piece of furniture is sold, Lake Village will close for good.

    "I'm 74 and he's 81. It's time," Ralph said.

  • Oct. 23-Nov. 8 games

    Thursday, Oct. 23
    HIGH SCHOOL GIRLS’ SOCCER — Fifth Region Tournament finals at John Hardin (7:00).
    Friday, Oct. 24
    HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL — Berea at Campbellsville (7:30), Taylor County at Barren County (8:00).
    Saturday, Oct. 25
    UNIVERSITY FOOTBALL — Campbellsville at Cumberland (Tenn.) University (2:30).
    Monday, Oct. 27
    HIGH SCHOOL VOLLEYBALL — Fifth Region Tournament starts at John Hardin.
    Friday, Oct. 31

  • Kehoe named all-state, will sign to play golf at U of L


  • Cardinals eliminated in region soccer


  • Undefeated Eagles wear JV crown


  • Oct. 22-Nov. 8 games

    Wednesday, Oct. 22

    HIGH SCHOOL GIRLS’ SOCCER — Taylor County vs. Nelson County and Thomas Nelson vs. Elizabethtown in Fifth Region Tournament semi-finals.

    HIGH SCHOOL VOLLEYBALL — Marion County vs. Taylor County in 20th District Tournament championship game at Marion County.

  • A real game changer

    “I can’t believe they lost,” I moaned after my favorite college football team went down in defeat. “Now they for sure won’t make it to the new four-team playoff system,” I continued to grumble.

    Sensing I was descending into a sports fanatic’s funk, my wife suggested we rent an uplifting movie, “Million Dollar Arm.”

  • Remember to thank a teacher

    It happened 19 years ago, but I can still remember how mad I was when we dropped my sister off at school on her first day of fifth grade. It was also my first day of pre-school, and I had waited so long that I couldn’t bear to wait a few more hours before stepping into my first classroom.