Today's News

  • Corn hole tournament is Saturday

    Mannsville United Methodist Church will host a corn hole tournament on Saturday, Sept. 19 at 1 p.m.

    Registration begins at noon. Entry fee is $20 per team. Prizes will be $200 for first place, $100 for second place and $50 for third.

    All proceeds will go to the church's building fund.


  • Fletcher new manager at Xtreme Fitness

    Larry Fletcher is the new manager of Xtreme Fitness in Campbellsville and Columbia.


    Fletcher has lived in Campbellsville and worked in management since 1992.


    Xtreme Fitness offers 24-hour access to members at both locations. Aerobics and yoga classes are currently taking place.


  • Shaw joins chiropractic practice

    Dr. Stephen W. Shaw has announced that he has joined his father, Dr. Phillip E. Shaw's chiropractic practice, located at 1900 Old Greensburg Road in Campbellsville.

    Shaw is a 1997 graduate of Green County High School, an alumni of the University of Kentucky and received his doctrine of chiropractic medicine in Marietta, Ga. at Life University.

    He and his wife, Brooke Despain Shaw, live in Green County.

    The office has changed its name to Shaw Family Chiropractic.

  • CU shows feature guests

    Campbellsville University's "Dialogue on Public Issues" will feature Lonnie Turner, a CU graduate who is a field staff member for the Cooperative Baptist Fellowship, and Dr. John Mark Toby, president of the Kentucky Baptist Convention and pastor of Beacon Hill Baptist Church in Somerset, for shows during the next two weeks.

    Turner's show will air Wednesday, Sept. 16 on TV-4, Comcast Cable Channel 10.

  • Early Days


    Sept. 16, 1999

    Campbellsville High School's football field will be named in honor of Dave Fryrear.

    Clay Nelson celebrated his fifth birthday July 24 at his home in Sedalia, Ky. He is the son of Greg and Lisa Nelson.

    Lee Allen Kendall, formerly of Campbellsville, recently graduated with honors from Cumberland University.

    Justin L. Phillips graduated from the United States Marine Corp. on Sept. 10 as a private first class.

  • Sprowles earns credential

    Sherry Sprowles, sleep center technologist, recently achieved the registered polysomnographic technologist credential, which signifies that she has attained the highest professional designation in polysomnographic technology.

  • Good Hope revival begins Sept. 27

    Good Hope Baptist Church will have revival services beginning Sunday, Sept. 27.

    Dr. Ray Hayes, pastor of Maple Grove Baptist Church in south Louisville for 10 years, will be the evangelist.

    Hayes serves as a chaplain for the VA Medical Center and does pastoral counseling in Louisville and Leitchfield. He has served for 11 years as a National Guard chaplain and was business manager of the Western Recorder, the state Baptist paper, for 14 years.

  • Campbellsville University's Class of 2013 inducted with inaugural service of dedication in Ransdell Chapel

    A new tradition was born at Campbellsville University recently with a service of dedication featuring the Lamp of Learning being passed to the freshmen of the class of 2013.

    The service took place in Ransdell Chapel to officially welcome and bless the students who began their first semester of college Monday, Aug. 24.

  • Birth Announcements

    Michael and Deanna McElroy of Lebanon announce the birth of a daughter, Kaylee Grace, on Thursday, Aug. 6 at Taylor Regional Hospital in Campbellsville. She weighed 8 pounds and 10 ounces.

    Grandparents are David and Laura Bartley of Springfield and Charles and Brenda McElroy of Finley.

    Great-grandparents are Dorothy Duckwall of Bardstown and Agnes McElroy of Finley.

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  • All-day gospel singing is Saturday

    Reverence for Christ Community Church will host a free all-day gospel singing on Saturday, Sept. 19.

    Refreshments will be served from noon to 1:30 p.m., when several gospel groups will begin performing. Featured performers will be Steadfast, New Life Voices, Jasmine Thompson, Joe Milby, True Gospel, Mark and Tina Meece and Solomon's Songs.

    The church is located at 109 Crescent Hill Drive in Campbellsville. Guests should bring a lawn chair.

    For more information, call 849-7726.