Today's News

  • Brown named to Wall of Fame

    The Lexington Dunbar High School Alumni Association recently hosted its annual Wall of Fame dinner in Lexington.

    B.J. Brown Jr. of Campbellsville was among those who were honored during the dinner, which recognizes past students who have become successful in their field and community.

    Brown was given a plaque for his accomplishments and is now a member of the Lexington Dunbar High School Wall of Fame.

  • Simpson-Morgan

    Tim and Lana Simpson and Doug and Connie Morgan, all of Greensburg, announce the engagement of their children, Samantha Aileen Simpson and Brian Douglas Morgan.

    Simpson is the granddaughter of Bill and Joyce Simpson and Eddie Loyall, all of Greensburg, and the late Aileen Loyall.

    She is a 2003 graduate of Green County High School and a 2006 graduate of the Natural Health Institute in Bowling Green. Simpson is employed at Jane Todd Primary Care as a licensed massage therapist.

  • Former resident pens jungle tale for kids

    Author Michael A. Crain has banana-bunches of fun for young readers in his new book, "Babbott and Babboo." These two fun-loving monkeys love to laugh. They swing from tree to tree without a care and try to stay out of trouble. But they often have a hard time avoiding misadventure. What happens when a snake's tail is mistaken for a nice, big banana? Follow them along in this exciting jungle story.

  • Haffner joins The Green Room

    Jaime Haffner has joined The Green Room Salon and Spa, located at 130 E. Main St. in Campbellsville.

    Haffner relocated to Campbellsville from Atlanta, Ga. and has 10 1/2 years' experience.

    She specializes in modern cuts, color, highlights and up styles.

    Haffner will begin accepting appointments at The Green Room on Sept. 28.


  • Spurlington United Methodist plans fall gathering

    Spurlington United Methodist Church will host a fall gathering on Saturday, Oct. 17 from 2 to 6 p.m.

    There will be food booth sales and an assortment of fundraiser games and activities for the young and old. A fire truck will be on display along with inflatables for children.

    Highlighted activities include a corn hole tournament, basketball shoot, bingo, haunted house and a costume contest for children 10 and younger.

  • Stone presents diabetic eye disease research

    Dr. Thomas Stone presented the latest research on diabetic eye disease at the American Society of Retinal Specialists' annual meeting in New York City on Oct. 2.

    During the meeting, attended by thousands of retinal specialists from across the country, Stone discussed the results of the Diabetic Retinopathy Clinical Research Network study, which found the use of steroid injections slowed the development of diseased blood vessel growth in the eyes of hundreds of diabetic patients.

  • Wolf Den practices physical fitness

    Wolf Den 1 of Pack 777 recently met at Taylor County Elementary School track to work on principles of physical fitness. Pictured are, from left, Blake Nelson, Wesley Rose, Joseph Cox, David Leathers and Michael Todd.

  • Saturday cookout will benefit food pantry

    Proceeds from a cookout on Saturday in front of Walmart Supercenter will benefit the Taylor County Food Pantry.

    The menu will include smoked pulled pork barbecue tenderloin, hamburgers and hot dogs. The meal will be served at no cost, however, a free will offering will be accepted. Everyone eats regardless of the ability to give.

    Canned food items will also be accepted.

    The event will be from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.

  • Rally for Christ begins Saturday

    Campbellsville Rally for Christ will take place Monday, Oct. 11 through Wednesday, Oct. 14.

    The event is being organized in order to share Christ with the community as well as to provide support for the Taylor County Ministerial Association Food Pantry.

    Featuring testimony and special music each night, the event will begin at 7 p.m. at Campbellsville High School's Hamilton Auditorium. Area lay speakers will bring messages.

    Childcare will be available for children ages 3 to 8.

  • Exclusive Nails hosts grand opening

    Exclusive Nails recently hosted a grand opening ceremony with Campbellsville Mayor Brenda Allen, Taylor County Judge/Executive Eddie Rogers and other officials attending. Rasmey Tain is owner and nail technician. She has spent the past seven years as a nail technician in Danville. Lina Sat is also a nail technician, and Lida Sat is receptionist. Exclusive Nails is a full service nail salon, located at 1315 E. Broadway in the Elmhurst Plaza behind Fiesta Mexico. Hours are 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. Monday through Saturday and noon to 5 p.m. on Sundays.