Today's News

  • Eagles nesting in county

    A nest of bald eagles was spotted last week in a rural part of Taylor County. The exact location has been withheld to protect the eagles.

    “Bald eagles are sensitive to disturbance and nests that are visited too often can be ‘loved to death,’” said Kate Slankard, avian biologist for the Kentucky Department of Fish and Wildlife.

  • Marion County clips Lady Cards 3-2

    Marion County scored three runs in the top of the third and held on for a 3-2 softball victory at Taylor County on Tuesday.
    The Lady Cardinals  (7-10) battled back to a 3-1 deficit in the bottom of the frame tallied another run in the sixth.
    Madison Burress paced TCHS’ five-hit attack with a pair of singles and a run batted in while MaKayla Sabo, Autumn Henderson and Sydnee Beard had one hit apiece.
    Only one of three runs allowed by Kenzie Carney was earned.

  • Homeplace to host first-ever Plow Days Saturday

    The Homeplace on Green River is looking to educate people on 19th century farming with its inaugural Plow Days and Spring Festival.

    The event will take place from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. EST at the Homeplace, located at 5807 Old Columbia Road (KY 55) between Campbellsville and Columbia.

    “The day will feature a variety of displays and activities that were part of the Homeplace’s early days,” said Billy Fudge, who is helping to organize it. “It’s hard to know where you’re going if you don’t know where you’ve been.”

  • Lady Eagles take down Adair, Thomas Nelson

    Campbellsville High School’s Lady Eagles posted back-to-back softball wins to improve to 10-6 on the season.
    The Lady Eagles took their first district victory this season with a 4-1 road triumph at Adair County on Tuesday.
    MaKenzie Murrell had two singles and a double while Keena Angel singled and hit a solo home run and Brenna Wethington singled and doubled.
    Kailey Morris doubled for CHS and Paige Dabney earned the pitching win.
    Morris picked up the win in Thursday’s 9-4 win over Thomas Nelson.

  • Local woman battles rare immune system illness

    Living in a constant state of disinfectant and sanitization is a world that Candace Sapp and her family have learned to make their new normal. It includes a routine to quarantine the sick in their 6-member family if someone gets the simple sniffles, and even double- and triple-spraying door handles with disinfectant to catch anything, just in case.

    The behavior many would find obsessive and almost to the point of neurotic, but for Sapp it is a necessity for her life.

  • TCHS comes back for 6-3 road triumph at CHS


  • City bike trail nearly complete

    A hiking and biking trail in Campbellsville should have an official opening by the end of the school year, Campbellsville City Council member Paul Osborne, who also chairs the Trail Town Committee, said last week.

  • Wathen notches coaching win No. 500


  • Wathen notches win #500


  • Wathen notches win #500