• Tickets on sale for CU production of 'The Importance of Being Earnest'

    Natasha Janes

    Campbellsville University

    Tickets for Campbellsville University's theater production "The Importance of Being Earnest," a Victorian-era comedy by Oscar Wilde, are now on sale.

    Show times and dates of the show are as follows: Thursday, Feb. 23; Friday, Feb. 24, and Saturday, Feb. 25 at 7 p.m., and a Sunday, Feb. 26, performance at 3 p.m.

    The play will be performed in the Russ Mobley Theater of the Alumni Building.

  • CU valentine pageant is Feb. 10

    Matthew Schmuck

    Campbellsville University

    Campbellsville University will host the 70th Annual Valentine Pageant on Friday, Feb. 10, at 7 p.m. in Ransdell Chapel.

    The event is free and open to the public.

    Nine students will be participating in the "Silly Love Songs" themed pageant this year for a chance to move on to the Kentucky Mountain Laurel Festival in Pineville this May.

    Students participating in the 2012 Valentine Pageant are:

  • CU orchestra to perform Feb. 14

    Joan C. McKinney

    Campbellsville University

    The Campbellsville University Orchestra, under the direction of Dr. J. Robert Gaddis, dean of the School of Music, and Wansoo Cho, instructor in music, will present a concert featuring Campbellsville University faculty and graduate students on Tuesday, Feb. 14, at 8 p.m. in the Ransdell Chapel.

  • CU to hear 'What Would Ronald Reagan Say in 2012?'


    Natasha Janes

    Campbellsville University

    Campbellsville University will host Doug Bandow, senior fellow at the Cato Institute, who will speak on "What Would Ronald Reagan Say in 2012?" as a part of Campbellsville University's Kentucky Heartland Institute on Public Policy events at 5 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 9.

    The event will be in the banquet hall of the Badgett Academic Support Center. The public is invited to attend.

  • Williams interview to air on 'Dialogue on Public Issues'


    Dr. F. Bruce Williams was recently interviewed on Campbellsville University's WLCU TV for its "Dialogue on Public Issues" show.

    Williams is senior pastor of Bates Memorial Church in Louisville and led CU's annual Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Worship Celebration.

    CU's John Chowning, vice president for church and external relations and executive assistant to the president of CU, did the interview.

  • Church to show "Courageous" movie

    Campbellsville Christian Church will host two showings of the movie "Courageous" on Saturday, Feb. 18, at 7 p.m. and Sunday, Feb. 19, at 6 p.m.

    "Courageous" is a call to men to accept their most challenging role - fatherhood.

    Admission is free, but tickets are required. Tickets are available by calling the church at 465-5571 between 8 a.m. and 5 p.m. on Mondays through Fridays or in the church lobby on Sunday mornings.

    After the movie, those who attend will be able to sign up for study groups based on the movie.

  • Historical society to host book fair

    Taylor County Historical Society will host a book fair at its next meeting on Tuesday, Feb. 21.

    Area genealogical, historical and photographic books will be available for purchase. The sale will include transcribed census records, cemetery records, transcripts collected by Barbara Wright of circuit and county court records, back issues of the Taylor County Historical Society quarterly, Taylor County Historical Society calendars and historical publications by local and area individuals.

  • Resident starts Phones for Famine drive

    What if ending hunger was as easy as donating an old phone? Well, it is.

    Phones for Famine was established last year with a simple goal: to make it easy for everyday people to help those in need. Phones for Famine is a grassroots movement started by Campbellsville resident Mike Ostrander in response to recent famines in locations like Somalia and Kenya.

  • TRH to host activities for American Heart Month

    Residents can celebrate American Heart Month by attending some free wellness events hosted by Taylor Regional Hospital.

    Events begin Friday, Feb. 3, with National Go Red for Women Day. Heart disease is the No. 1 killer of women.

  • Abramson interview to air on 'Dialogue on Public Issues'


    Lt. Gov. Jerry Abramson was recently interviewed on Campbellsville University's "Dialogue on Public Issues" show on WLCU. John Chowning, vice president for church and external relations and executive assistant to the president of CU, did the interview.

    The show will air Monday, Jan. 30, at 1:30 p.m. and Wednesday, Feb. 1, at 6:30 p.m. on Comcast Cable Channel 10. For more information, call 789-5000.