Today's News

  • Lebanon man charged with second DUI

    A Lebanon man has been arrested and charged with DUI after being stopped at a traffic safety checkpoint.

    James M. Sandusky, 20, of 990 Hundley Lane was arrested at 11:23 p.m. Friday, July 31.

    According to Sandusky's arrest citation, he was stopped during the checkpoint and Kentucky State Police troopers smelled alcohol on him.

    The citation states that Sandusky told the troopers that he had drunk five or more beers. Alcohol was also found in his vehicle, records state.

  • Elk Horn resident charged with growing marijuana

    An Elk Horn woman has been charged with growing marijuana.

    Jamie Marzec, 45, of 1615 Speck Ridge Road was cited Thursday, July 30.

    According to her arrest citation, Marzec had allegedly been growing a marijuana plant in her back yard.

    The citation states that Marzec told Taylor County Sheriff's Deputy Mark Dickens that the plant was hers.

    Marzec is scheduled to be arraigned in Taylor District Court on Monday, Aug. 17.

  • CKAS receives regional grant

    The Southern Arts Federation has announced that $38,122 has been awarded to Kentucky arts organizations for fiscal year 2010-2011 in support for touring artists.

    Campbellsville's Central Kentucky Arts Series received $1,441 for Wood and Strings Theatre.

    Through the Regional Touring program, the National Endowment for the Arts and the Southern Arts Federation partner to offer nonprofit organizations fee support to present artists from outside of their states.

  • Corps of Engineers to host contest

    Have you ever had a situation in or around the water that you were not expecting? Maybe you have had an experience where you had to rely on some type of training, advice or safety equipment that saved you or someone else from drowning.

    If so, the Corps of Engineers at Green River Lake wants to hear about it.

    The Corps of Engineers is having a contest to raise awareness about the importance of being safe in and around the water.

    All that is required to enter is to send in your story describing, "Why I'm Not a Drowning Statistic."

  • TRH to offer violence in the workplace course

    Taylor Regional Hospital will present a course on violence in the workplace to give an overview of responses to potentially violent situations in a work setting, how to recognize a possibly dangerous situation and how to formulate a plan to defuse a violent action.

    The class will be Thursday, Aug. 6 from 8 to 10 a.m.

    All classes are in the TRH Learning & Resource Center, located at 125B Kingswood Drive in Campbellsville and are $10 for non-TRH team members. 

    To pre-register, call 789-5862.

  • '4-H 4 ALL' event is Aug. 15

    The Taylor County Extension Office will host a "4-H 4 ALL" event Saturday, Aug. 15 from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.

    Booths, games, prizes, food and more will be available for those who attend to learn what 4-H has to offer. Information about 4-H clubs and activities will be offered at booths.

    For more information, contact 4-H agent Amanda Sublett at 465-4511.


  • CU's Bible Preview is Aug. 6

    Dr. Craig Blomberg, a professor of New Testament at the Denver Seminary in Littleton, Colo., will be the speaker at Campbellsville University's January Bible Preview on Thursday, Aug. 6 in the Banquet Hall of the Student Union Building on the main campus.

    Blomberg will speak on "Parables of the Kingdom from the Gospel of Matthew." The event is from 1 to 8:30 p.m. and is sponsored by the CU School of Theology and the Church Relations Council.

  • Bright Scrubs hosts grand opening

    Bright Scrubs celebrated its grand opening recently with the Campbellsville Chamber of Commerce. Owner Derrick Bright offers medical uniforms and accessories for both health professionals and the general public. Store hours are Monday through Friday from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. and Saturday from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Bright Scrubs is located at 104 Nancy Cox Drive.

  • Campbellsville Baptist to host 'No Man Left Behind'

    Campbellsville Baptist Church will host a No Man Left Behind event on Saturday, Aug. 8.

    Gary Gupton will be the guest speaker for the event. Gupton is the CEO of Integrity Media Network, and a play-by-play announcer for the Fox Sports Network, Insight Communication and the Big Blue Sports Network. He is anchor for a weekly television show "The Red and Blue Review," covering University of Kentucky and University of Louisville sports teams.

    Dinner, which costs $5, will be served at 6 p.m. Also, a cornhole tournament is planned for 4 p.m. and a car show at 4:30.

  • Birth Announcements

    Joshua and Adrianne Phillips of Lexington announce the birth of a daughter, Emma Vivian, at 9:49 a.m. on Tuesday, July 14 at University of Kentucky Chandler Medical Center in Lexington. She weighed 8 pounds, 15 ounces and was 21 inches long.

    Grandparents are Bill and Robin Ritter and Linda and Ted George, all of Louisville, and Paul and Tresea Phillips of Elk Horn.

    Great-grandparent is Amy Harrison Jessie of Elk Horn.

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