Today's News

  • Food Inspections for 8-28

    The following businesses were inspected by the Lake Cumberland District Health Department using the scale below.

    • 85 to 100, pass inspection.

    • 70 to 84, business must be re-inspected within 30 days.

    • Less than 70, a suspension of permit notice is sent to owner; if owner doesn't reply within 10 days, the permit will be revoked and the business will be closed.

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  • Two CHS students graduate from Rogers Scholars program


    Campbellsville High School students MaKenzie Murrell and Paige Dabney graduated this summer from The Center for Rural Development's Rogers Scholars program.

    Rogers Scholars is an intensive one-week summer leadership program that provides opportunities for high school students in Southern and Eastern Kentucky to receive the skills they need to become the region's next generation of business and entrepreneurial leaders. Seventeen colleges and universities partner with The Center to offer exclusive college scholarships to Rogers Scholars graduates.

  • CU ranked 'fourth most affordable'

    Linda Waggener

    Campbellsville University

    Campbellsville University has been ranked fourth among the top 50 most affordable Christian colleges in the United States by the independent researchers of Christian Universities Online.

    Christian Universities Online is an independent online resource that researches and ranks Christian higher education in the United States. In addition, it provides reviews, information about Christian scholarships and financial aid, along with other resources for students.

  • Eagles dig too big of a hole


  • TCMS names Leader in Me winners


    Taylor County Middle School recently announced its Leader in Me award winners for the week of Aug. 25.

    They are Allie Leanardson, Kailey Petty, Destiny Deason, Hayley Burress, Amerilee Lowe and Chris Satterly.

  • TCHS names Students of the Week


    Taylor County High School recently named its Students of the Week for the week of Aug. 25.

    They are freshman Kameron Hughes, sophomore Shawn Park, junior Robbie Passmore and senior Hannah Howard.

  • TCES names Leader in Me award winners


    Taylor County Elementary School recently named its Leader in Me award winners for the week of Aug. 18.

    They are Reagan Wethington, Kallie Vaughn, Isles Duncan, Victoria Tungate, Lane Whitley and Hayden Ingram.

  • TCES names Leader in Me award winners


    Taylor County Elementary School recently named its Leader in Me award winners for the week of Aug. 11.

    They are Blayne Davis, Molly Myers, Dylan Childress, Jennie Stancill and Nate Ford.

  • Local student receives Beta award


    Matti Blakeman, Kentucky's Junior State Beta secretary for 2013-2014, recently earned the Bob Morris Leadership Scholarship for her leadership abilities in Beta.

    The scholarship is only given to one student each year who participates in Kentucky Junior State Beta Club.

    Brockman is the daughter of David and Jill Blakeman and is a student at Taylor County High School.

  • School Menus for Sept. 1-5

    Campbellsville Independent

    Sept. 1-5

    Monday - Labor Day. No school.

    Tuesday - Chicken tenders, mashed potatoes, green beans, roll, pineapple tidbits and milk.

    Wednesday - Scrambled eggs, sausage patty, hash brown, biscuit and gravy, baked apples and milk.

    Thursday - Chicken nachos, tortilla chips with salsa, Spanish rice, diced peaches and milk.

    Friday - Hot dog on bun, corn chips, pork and beans, applesauce, fruit, graham cracker and milk.

    Taylor County