Today's News

  • Fire department celebrates 100th anniversary

    Spread out across two tables are hundreds and hundreds of old photographs.

    As the firefighters pass by during their shifts, they pick up a few and look through them. Many recognize the people in the photos, while others remember responding to the scenes depicted.

    Campbellsville Fire Department celebrated its 100th anniversary this October. And while the anniversary date has passed, that doesn't mean officials aren't working to recognize the milestone.

  • Strange coaching time for David Cunningham


  • Johnson earns Lenny Lyles Award


  • Dec. 17-Jan. 3 basketball games

    Wednesday, Dec. 17
    MIDDLE SCHOOL BOYS’ BASKETBALL — Taylor County at Bardstown.
    Thursday, Dec. 18
    HIGH SCHOOL BOYS’ BASKETBALL — Taylor County at Green County (8:00).
    HIGH SCHOOL GIRLS’ BASKETBALL — Campbellsville at McCreary Central (7:30), Taylor County at Green County (6:30).
    UNIVERSITY WOMEN’S BASKETBALL — Campbellsville vs. Carroll College in Las Vegas Shootout (8:30).
    Friday, Dec. 19

  • Plans made to improve academic achievement

    Plans are in the works to improve student achievement at Campbellsville Schools.

    At their November meeting, Campbellsville Board of Education members heard about the goals to improve test scores at each of the schools in the district.

    On Monday, at this month's meeting, Superintendent Mike Deaton outlined just how the schools plan to do that.

    At Campbellsville Elementary School, he said, personnel will devote extra time to help students with reading.

  • CES honors veterans


    Campbellsville Elementary School honored veterans on Tuesday in recognition of Veterans Day.

    Guests and students were led in the pledge of the flag by members of the CES Lighthouse Team, listened to song selections from the third-grade choir and viewed a slideshow presentation featuring veterans and current servicemen.

    Students also heard from Campbellsville Mayor Tony Young, Taylor County Judge/Executive Eddie Rogers, and State Rep. John "Bam" Carney, R-Campbellsville.

  • TCES names Leader in Me winners


    Taylor County Elementary School recently named its Leader in Me winners for the week of Nov.10.

    They are Sarah Davis, Meghan Squires, Jeffrey Sprowles, Autumn Brockman and Hannah Gupton.

  • TCES names Writers of the Week


    Taylor County Elementary School recently named its Writers of the Week for the week of Nov. 14.

    They are kindergartener Mason Willis, first-grader Braxton Tucker, second-grader Mallory Dowell, third-grader Kylee Farmer, fourth-grader Dustin Meadows and fifth-grader Naveah Lebron.

  • CMS names Leaders of the Week


    Campbellsville Middle School recently named its Leaders of the Week for the week of Nov. 17

    They are eighth-grader Jaylah Tucker, fifth-grader Cailet Clark, sixth-grader Tristan Faulkner, seventh-grader Madison Lyons and fourth-grader Leigh Hicks.

  • Other action from the Nov. 10 meeting of the Campbellsville Board of Education

    • Board members approved the creation of an AmeriCorp position at CHS. The employee will work with students who are struggling with reading.

    • Board members agreed to make a final payment on the softball hitting facility to VanHook Enterprises and DS2 Architects.

    • Finance Director Chris Kidwell presented the District's October financial report. Revenue was $1,227,882.38 and expenses totaled $1,322,296.53. The closing balance at the end of last month was $2,902,870.39.