Today's News

  • Nolley wins award


    Gae Nolley, sales manager at Campbellsville Memorial Gardens and Mausoleum, was presented with the John B. Sullivan Award during Saber Management's Annual Awards Banquet in Indianapolis, Ind., on July 7.

    The award is the highest honor that can be bestowed upon any Saber Management associate.

    Nolley earned the award by showing dedication and loyalty and her hard work.

  • The good ol' days

    Twenty-five years. It's hard to believe, and, as I look back, it just doesn't seem like it's been that long. Really, it doesn't even feel like I should be much older than 25, and it sure doesn't seem like I should be 25 years removed from my high school graduation.

  • Tim Cocanougher withdraws from judge's race


    Tim Cocanougher of Springfield, candidate for the Circuit Court Judge 11th Circuit, district 1, withdrew his candidacy today, citing a recent opportunity to continue his work conducting sexual assault investigations for the U.S. Military. 

    Cocanougher's opponent, attorney Samuel Todd Spalding of Lebanon, now runs unopposed for the position. Spalding is now set to be sworn in as  Circuit Court Judge 11th Circuit, district 1 in January.

    Cocanougher posted about his decision to withdraw on Facebook.

  • 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.