Today's News

  • Eagle gridiron season halted at Hazard 47-21


  • November-January sports calendar

    Campbellsville University Jamboree
    Friday Nov. 21

    6:30    Campbellsville girls vs. Bullitt Central
    8:00    Taylor County boys vs. Madisonville
    Saturday Nov. 22
    6:30    Taylor County girls vs. Casey County
    8:00    Campbellsville boys vs. Spencer County

  • Nov. 20-29 games

    Thursday, Nov. 20
    MIDDLE SCHOOL BOYS’ BASKETBALL — Bloomfield at Taylor County, Casey County at Campbellsville.
    UNIVERSITY MEN’S BASKETBALL — Cumberlands at Campbellsville (8:00).
    UNIVERSITY WOMEN’S BASKETBALL — Cumberlands at Campbellsville (6:00).
    Friday, Nov. 21
    HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL — Big Maroon Club Jamboree at Campbellsville University (6:30 and 8:00).
    Saturday, Nov. 22

  • CHS personnel working to improve test scores

    The staff members at Campbellsville High School aren't happy with how students fared on the last round of state testing.

    At last week's regular Campbellsville Board of Education meeting, they discussed their plans to improve the scores.

    The month's Academic Spotlight was on CHS Principal Kirby Smith and site-based decision-making council members Dale Estes, Theresa Young, Ben Davis and Cathy McMahan attended.

    MAP testing was completed recently, they said, and intervention has begun to help students.

  • Public Record for Nov. 17

    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.


    • Ashley Akin, probation violation, 60 days in jail.

  • Woman accused of assault, attempting to escape from police


    A Campbellsville woman has been arrested and charged after she allegedly assaulted someone and then attempted to escape from police custody.

    Windy Buckner, 35, of Duffy Street, was arrested at 4:28 p.m. on Saturday, Nov. 8.

    According to Buckner's arrest citation, she was extremely intoxicated and pushed someone off a porch at her home. At the time, records state, her blood alcohol level was .233, higher than the legal limit of .08.

  • Woman accused of bringing drugs to jail


    A Campbellsville woman has been arrested and charged with taking drugs to jail.

    Patricia A. Moore, no age given, was arrested last Monday at 3 p.m.

  • Two charged with theft


    A Campbellsville man and woman have been arrested and charged with theft.

    According to a Taylor County Sheriff's report, deputies conducted an investigation that led them to two locations in Elizabethtown.

    The report states that it was discovered that Joshua R. Harris, 33, and Jodi A. Buley, 22, had sold two trailers. One was stolen from a yard on Noe Road in mid October. The other was stolen from Old Lebanon Road on Nov. 9.

  • Make a Christmas miracle


    The little boy had just one change of clothes. But he wasn't wearing them that day. He had to greet the kind strangers stark naked, because his mother was washing his one change of clothes so he could wear them to school the next day.

    So when he opened his Operation Christmas Child box and the first item he saw was a brand new pair of underwear, I can only imagine how happy he was. And the next item was a pair of shorts. I can only believe it was divine intervention that he got that box.

  • Planning to remodel Campbellsville schools begins

    Plans to use the money generated from a Campbellsville schools nickel tax are now officially in the works.

    At Monday night's regular Campbellsville Board of Education meeting, Superintendent Mike Deaton was given permission to begin the process of getting design professionals to work on construction plans.

    In August, Board members voted unanimously to set the District's property tax rate at 53.2 cents per $100 of assessed value.