Early Days

  • Early Days for Sept. 22

    Ten Years Ago

    September 20, 2001

    On Tuesday, Sept. 11, 2001, terror ripped open the American soul and brought sadness into its hearts. It will forever be remembered as a day when the madness of so few consumed the lives of so many.

  • Early Days for Sept. 15

    Ten Years Ago

    September 13, 2001

    The only fall festival in the world to offer "cow cola" milked from a life-size fiberglass Holstein gets under way in Greensburg this weekend at Cow Days.

    Richard Simpson recently retired from the Kentucky State Police.

    Taylor County High School's girls' team and the Green County boys' squad captured Heartland Athletic Conference Golf Tournament team titles this Monday afternoon at Pinewood Country Club in Columbia.

  • Early Days

    TEN YEARS AGO, Sept. 6, 2001

    Emily Redman, who lives in St. Petersburg, Fla., was "home" this past weekend for the 12th Durham High Reunion festivities.

    Noble and Frances Roberts of Shelbyville recently celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary on a cruise along the Danube and Rhine rivers from Vienna, Austria to Amsterdam, Netherlands.

    Ashley Magers was honored with a bridal shower on July 29 in the Fireside Room of Campbellsville Baptist Church.

  • Early Days


    August 30, 2001

    Taylor County Fiscal Court now officially owns the former Hall brothers' farm off KY 55, between Campbellsville and Columbia. The 185 acres that the Nature Conservancy helped Fiscal Court buy is called the Tebbs Bend Nature and Recreation area and includes the Civil War battlefield at Tebbs Bend and the old tollhouse.

    Bobby and Geneva Durham will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary on Sunday, Sept. 9 at a reception hosted by their children.

  • Early Days


    August 23, 2001

    William Wesley "Bill" Webster Jr., 77, of Webster Road in Campbellsville died Thursday, Aug. 16 at Taylor County Hospital in Campbellsville after an illness.

    "Celebrating Tomorrow's Church Today" is the theme for Saloma Baptist Church's homecoming and 50th anniversary celebration scheduled for Sunday.

    If the weatherman cooperates, it should be a very good season opener for dove hunters throughout Kentucky.

  • Early Days


    August 16, 2001

    Kaitlin Mardis recently celebrated her seventh birthday with a party at Mr. Gatti's.

    J.D. Warrant, 77, of Warren Place in Campbellsville died Thursday, Aug. 9, 2001, in Louisville.

    Dr. Pat Cowherd, who has been employed at Campbellsville University since 1977, has been promoted to the dean of Campbellsville University School of Business and Economics.

    Peggy Williams Monson has joined RE/MAX Realty Partners as its newest sales associates.

  • Early Days


    Aug. 1, 2001

    Martha Schuhmann, 79, of Ferrell Lane in Campbellsville died Monday, July 30 at Taylor County Hospital in Campbellsville.

    Lindsay Rae Chandler, a junior at Campbellsville High School, has been chosen as a 2001 participant in the Center for Rural Development's Rogers Scholars Program.

    Marine Corps Reserve Pfc. Jonathan R. Walker recently completed basic training at Marine Corps Recruit Depot at Parris Island, S.C.

  • Early Days


    July 26, 2001

    Buel and Elizabeth Hayes will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary on Saturday, Aug. 11 at Campbellsville Baptist Church.

    Stella Nuchols and Charles B. Johnston, both of Campbellsville, announce their marriage Saturday, Aug. 4.

  • Early Days for July 21


    July 19, 2001

    Even though it was Friday the 13th, it was a lucky evening for local racer Jason Keltner as he captured his first Zip Express Thunder Truck division feature race of the 2K1 campaign at Louisville Speedway.

    Allie Shae Hash, 10, of Campbellsville won first place in the K-Country Showdown on July 3.

    Terry Dabney was the winner of a picture, "The Old Dunnville Mill," given away July 4 by the Taylor County Republican Women's Club.

  • Early Days


    July 12, 2001

    Detective Bobby Gribbins was chosen as the Campbellsville Police Department's officer of the year.

    Dennis and Rebecca Beams will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary on July 15.

    Sierra Scott celebrated her fourth birthday on June 26 with friends at Kiddieland Day Care.

    Jerry Ray Cox, 58, of Bell Avenue in Campbellsville died Wednesday, July 4, 2001, at Taylor County Hospital in Campbellsville after an illness.