http://www.cknj.com/todaysnews/rss.xml en Free yoga classes offered for kids http://www.cknj.com/content/free-yoga-classes-offered-kids <img src="http://www.cknj.com/sites/www.cknj.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/clancy-leonard-250x250_0.jpg" alt="Clancy Leonard" title="Clancy Leonard" align="left" hspace="6" /><p> Kids are going to get the chance to find their inner peace next week with yoga classes.</p> <p> Clancy Leonard of Chicago is offering two days of free kids yoga at the Taylor County Extension Office.</p> <p> Leonard is a certified next generation yoga instructor with family ties in Taylor County. She had made plans to visit family and thought she would offer something different in the community.</p> Weather postpones Green River float race http://www.cknj.com/content/weather-postpones-green-river-float-race <img src="http://www.cknj.com/sites/www.cknj.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/green_river_paddle_file_photo.jpg" alt="Pictured is man competing in a kayak in last year&#039;s race." title="Pictured is man competing in a kayak in last year&#039;s race." align="left" hspace="6" /><p> Unsafe water levels on the Green River have resulted in the organizers of the 25-mile Float Race postponing the event for three months.</p> <p> Those who registered for the second-annual event received this message late last week from organizer, Kim Henderson:</p> Campbellsville native in realtors’ hall of fame http://www.cknj.com/content/campbellsville-native-realtors%E2%80%99-hall-fame <img src="http://www.cknj.com/sites/www.cknj.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/2016-05-11_13.57.56.jpg" alt="Campbellsville native Myra Oliver, a real estate agent in Texas, was recently inducted into the National Association of Realtors RPAC Hall of Fame." title="Campbellsville native Myra Oliver, a real estate agent in Texas, was recently inducted into the National Association of Realtors RPAC Hall of Fame." align="left" hspace="6" /><p> A Campbellsville native was recently inducted into the National Association of Realtors RPAC (Real Estate Political Action Committee) Hall of Fame.</p> <p> &ldquo;I have been selling real estate since 2001,&rdquo; said Myra Oliver. &ldquo;I absolutely love what I do.&rdquo;</p> <p> Oliver says being inducted into that hall of fame is a prestigious honor based on a realtor&rsquo;s support for protection of private property rights. Everything they support or work against, she added, is with regard only to private property rights.</p> Habitat home to be built http://www.cknj.com/content/habitat-home-be-built <img src="http://www.cknj.com/sites/www.cknj.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/habitat_for_humanity_-_tina_and_daniel_dishman_ribbon_cut_with_barbara_cunningham.jpg" alt="Pictured is a ribbon cutting at a Habitat for Humanity house in June 2015." title="Pictured is a ribbon cutting at a Habitat for Humanity house in June 2015." align="left" hspace="6" /><p> Campbellsville/Taylor County Habitat for Humanity is preparing to build house number eight in the Campbellsville area.</p> <p> If you are interested, or know someone who might be interested in a home with no down payment and an interest-free loan, you may pick up a brochure at the Campbellsville Civic Center, the Campbellsville Christian Church or Green River Ministries to determine if you might qualify.</p> <p> Forms should be completed and returned to Campbellsville/Taylor County Habitat for Humanity, P.O. Box 154, Campbellsville, KY 42719, no later than June 13.</p> Man charged with raping 14-year-old http://www.cknj.com/content/man-charged-raping-14-year-old <img src="http://www.cknj.com/sites/www.cknj.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/william_wooley.jpg" alt="William Wooley" title="William Wooley" align="left" hspace="6" width="125" height="85" /><p> A Campbellsville man was arrested Thursday for allegedly raping a 14-year-old girl.</p> <p> The Taylor County Sheriff&rsquo;s Office arrested William Wooley, 37, on Thursday on charges of third-degree rape and first-degree unlawful transaction with a minor &mdash; illegal sex act, a TCSO report said.</p> <p> According to the report, TCSO deputies Brian Pickard and Robbie VanCleave investigated the reported rape of a 14-year-old girl.</p> County may add road for school http://www.cknj.com/content/county-may-add-road-school <img src="http://www.cknj.com/sites/www.cknj.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/tchs_construction.jpg" alt="Construction is proceeding on the new Taylor County High School building on KY 210." title="Construction is proceeding on the new Taylor County High School building on KY 210." align="left" hspace="6" width="127" height="85" /><p> A road that will largely be used for buses at the new Taylor County High School on KY 210 will likely be added to the county road system.</p> <p> At a special-called Taylor County Fiscal Court meeting Thursday evening, magistrates unanimously voted to eventually bring a roughly 1,000-foot extension of Old Pitman Road into the county road system.</p> Community Memorial Day celebration set http://www.cknj.com/content/community-memorial-day-celebration-set <img src="http://www.cknj.com/sites/www.cknj.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/0519_warmemorial_6.jpg" alt="Pictured is the war memorial." title="Pictured is the war memorial." align="left" hspace="6" width="124" height="85" /><p> Taylor County normally hosts a Memorial Day program as tradition stands, but this year is special. A bigger celebration is set to take place to honor those who gave the ultimate sacrifice on the 150th anniversary of the holiday.</p> <p> Bill Perkins, master of ceremonies and Vietnam veteran, has been in charge of the program for more than 15 years, having taken over the role of responsibility from Bob Rotschi.</p> Grand jury returns indictments for five http://www.cknj.com/content/grand-jury-returns-indictments-five <img src="http://www.cknj.com/sites/www.cknj.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/william_tompkins.jpg" alt="William Tompkins" title="William Tompkins" align="left" hspace="6" width="125" height="85" /><p> A Taylor County Grand Jury indicted five people on charges mostly related to alleged thefts and drug use when it met Tuesday.<br />