Early Days

  • From the Past


    Pictured is a Taylor County little league team in the 1960s.

  • Early Days for 1-2



    Jan. 1, 2004

    Emily Cox, 17, won the title of Taylor County Junior Miss in August. She will represent Taylor County at the state program Jan. 9-10.

    In the Kentuckiana area, girls will start selling Girl Scout cookies on Jan. 9 and continue through March.

    The David Allen Chapter of the National Federation Daughters of the American Revolution met Dec. 9 for its 25th annual Christmas celebration.

  • Early Days for 12-26



    Dec. 25, 2003

    Taylor County's Junior Miss Emily Cox will be honored with a send-off reception on Sunday.

    Meagan L. Rafferty of Campbellsville is included in the 36th annual edition of Who's Who Among American High School Students for 2001-2002.

    Campbellsville University will be host of the 2004 Kentucky Flute Festival, sponsored by the Flute Society of Kentucky, on Saturday, Jan. 17.

  • Early Days for 12-19



    Dec. 18, 2003

    Pvt. Christopher Kent Baldwin completed basic training at Fort Jackson, S.C., on Sept. 18.

    Cole Phillips and Ashley Phillips recently competed in and won the Spirit Cheer Competition in Lexington.

    Adrianne Lynn Ritter and Joshua Parker Phillips of Lexington will exchange wedding vows on Saturday, Jan. 3.

  • Early Days for 12-12



    Dec. 11, 2003

    For the first time in 36 years, a Republican placed his hand on the Bible to take the oath of office as governor of the commonwealth of Kentucky. Gov. Ernie Fletcher and Lt. Gov. Steve Pence officially took the oath of Kentucky's top offices shortly after midnight on Dec. 9 and again in a ceremonial public swearing-in Tuesday afternoon.

    The 2003 Worldwide Candle Lighting will be Sunday, Dec. 14.

  • Early Days for 12-5



    Dec. 4, 2003

    Samuel Randolph Sapp, 71, of Red Fern Road in Campbellsville, died on Sunday, Nov. 23, 2003, in Louisville, Ky.

    Emily Beth Skaggs and Ryan Chase Hatfield exchanged wedding vows on Saturday, June 14, at Mount Roberts Baptist Church in Campbellsville.

    Dot Caldwell, R.N., has been named the Taylor Regional Hospital ambassador for October 2003.

  • Early Days for 11-28


    Nov. 27, 2003

    Stoy and Hazel Warren will celebrate their 40th anniversary on Sunday, Nov. 30.

    For the second consecutive year, former Taylor County High School and current University of Kentucky golfer John Holmes has won the Kentucky Golf Association's Player of the Year Award.

  • Early Days for 11-21


    Nov. 20, 2003

    Greg and Janet Cowherd of Campbellsville announce the birth of a daughter, Rachel Nicole, at 4:15 p.m. on Monday, Nov. 10, at Taylor Regional Hospital in Campbellsville.

    Upstream, a subsidiary of Rosenbluth International, has been sold to Indian conglomerate Godrej Group. However, company officials say Upstream will continue to operate its call center in Campbellsville.

  • Early Days for 11-14



    Nov. 13, 2003

    Thanksgiving is about being thankful - and giving. For the 11th year, Bethel First Presbyterian Church is hosting its traditional Thanksgiving dinner. More than 50 volunteers from all over the community will come together to help.

    Lee's Famous Recipe in Campbellsville completed two successful "Band Days" in support of high school marching bands at Campbellsville and Taylor County.

  • Early Days for 11-7



    Nov. 6, 2003

    James D. Richerson, a Campbellsville native, has been promoted from lieutenant to captain by the Kentucky State Police.

    Dennis S. Poore, a 1965 graduate of Campbellsville High School, has accepted a new position as a contract engineer for Mitre Corp.

    Rosalind Strong of Campbellsville, a Modern Woodmen of America representative, has attained the Fraternal Insurance Counselor designation.