Today's News

  • Saying goodbye to a hero

    Even after he took his last breath, Tony Grider was never alone.

    Firefighters stood by Grider's side until he was put to rest yesterday afternoon, and they did so every minute after he was injured on Aug. 21.

    Saying goodbye to someone is never easy, and we know the past two days have been especially hard for Grider's family and all the brothers and sisters he served with at fire and EMS.

  • Public Record for Sept. 25

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


    • Barbara J. Eads, failure to wear seat belts, $25, prepaid.

    • Robert E. Seals, failure to wear seat belts, $25, prepaid.

  • School Menus for Sept. 29-Oct. 3

    Campbellsville Independent

    Sep. 29-Oct. 3

    Monday - Cheese pizza, corn, garden salad with dressing, diced pears and milk.

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

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

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

    Friday - Professional development. No school.

    Taylor County

  • Green River Ministries news for the month of September


    Kim Davis

    Green River Ministries

    The follow is news from Green River Ministries for the month of September.

    Upcoming Events

    • The second annual Hearts to Help concert will be in November. Watch next month's column for details. Call (270) 465-9880 to become a business sponsor for this event.

  • Birth Announcements for September 25

    Tiffany Marie and Brandon Aaron Garrett of Campbellsville announce the birth of a daughter, Kimber Marie Garrett, at 8:28 a.m. on Sept. 8 at Spring View Hospital in Lebanon. She weighed 9 pounds, 11 ounces and was 20 inches long.

    Grandparents are Wallace and Marsha Payton of Liberty, Colletta Grider and Joe and Shelly Garrett of Campbellsville.

    Great-grandparents are Robert Don and Margaret Cox of Campbellsville, Anna Patterson and Nellie Payton of Liberty and the late Ray Payton.

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  • Early Days for 9-25



    Sept. 23, 2004

    Crystal Kaye Tungate and Stephen B. Elmore were honored with a wedding shower on Sunday, Sept. 12.

    Charlie Shaw was recently inducted into the Kentucky Firefighters Association Hall of Fame.

    Crystal Kaye Tungate and Stephen B. Elmore were honored with a wedding shower on Sunday, Sept. 12.

    About 10 volunteers descended on Green River Lake over the weekend to collect trash and other debris from Taylor County's No. 1 tourist attraction.

  • JV Eagles roll to 3-0

    Campbellsville High School made it 3-0 with the Eagles’ third junior varsity triumph in as many Mondays.
    CHS downed LaRue County 42-12.
    After a scoreless first quarter, the Eagles used a pair of touchdowns pass from Devonte Cubit to go up 14-0.
    The freshman hit Charles Johnson for a 39-yard tally and then ran in the conversion. Cubit then connected with Clayton Russell for a 55-yard score.
    LaRue County hit on a 65-yard pass play to cut the Hawks’ deficit to 14-6 at half-time.

  • Miller’s five goals pushes TCHS past Knox 6-1

    Will Miller scored five goals while Jordan Nicholas added another score in Taylor County’s 6-1 road victory at Fort Knox on Monday.
    The Cardinals, who broke a three-match losing skid, also got assists from Miller, Bradshaw Smoot, Hunter Underwood, Tate Floyd and Luke Perkins.

  • Eagles try to bounce back at home vs. Bethlehem


  • Cardinals open district play at 5-0 Boyle County