Today's News

  • CU names new sports information director

    Campbellsville University has named Chris Megginson, a sports editor from Columbiana, Ala., as its new sports information director, according to an announcement from Rusty Hollingsworth, director of athletics.

    Megginson will begin the position at the end of August.

    "I am pleased to announce that Chris Megginson has accepted our offer to join the athletics staff as sports information director. He has the experience and qualifications that we need to move our sports information department forward," Hollingsworth said.

  • Veterans Memorial Park softball schedule

    Monday, July 27

    Men’s Church Tournament

    6:15 (1)    All-Star Game

    7:20 (1)     Campbellsville Christian vs. Elk Horn Baptist

    7:20 (2)    Campbellsville Baptist vs. First Baptist

    8:25 (1)     C-ville Christian vs. Elk Horn Baptist (if needed)

    8:25 (2 or 1)    Palestine Baptist vs. Living Grace 1

    9:30 (1)    Consolation bracket final

    Tuesday, July 28

    Church Coed Tournament

  • Restaurant inspections for July 13

    The following restaurants were inspected by the Lake Cumberland District Health Department using the scale below.

    - 85 to 100, pass inspection

    - 70 to 84, restaurant must be reinspected within 30 days

    - Under 70, a suspension of permit notice is sent to owner; if owner doesn't reply within 10 days, the permit will be revoked and the restaurant will be closed.

    - Tim Horton's Camp Kentahten of Kentahten Trail in Campbellsville received a health code score of 100, citing no violations.

  • Faith in Campbellsville's daily life

    The Campbellsville Fourth of July Celebration was an example of the Christian faith being lived out in daily life. Churches and Christians were evident throughout the celebration.

    Living Grace Church sponsored the Family Fun Zone. Campbellsville Christian Church sponsored and hosted the free breakfast and was scheduled to present a patriotic musical before rain forced cancellation. Campbellsville Baptist Church sponsored and hosted the gospel singing on Sunday night. The entries for the amateur photo contest were on display at First United Methodist Church.

  • Landis

    Bobby and Wilma Landis of Greensburg will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary on Sunday, July 26.

    The Landises were married on July 23, 1959.

    They have three children, Rodney Landis and his wife Melissa, Machelle Landis and her fiancée Tony Corbin, and Glenn Landis and his wife Gwen. They also have five grandchildren, Christyn Landis, Terra Bale and her husband Clint, Katye Landis, Isaac Landis and Bobby Landis; and two step-grandchildren, Lakota Riddle and Katlyn Riddle.

  • Precept Bible study class will begin Aug. 6

    "Kinsmen-Redeemer" is a study for those who have never taken a Precept class and for those who like to study inductively.

    A study of the Book of Ruth, Kinsmen-Redeemer tells about Jesus and his willingness to "pay the ultimate price."

    Precept Bible studies reach across denominational lines without compromising the truth of God's word.

    Classes will take place on Thursdays from Aug. 6 through Aug. 27 at Bethel First Presbyterian Church, located at 502 E. Main St. in Campbellsville, from 1 to 3 p.m. and from 7 to 9 p.m.

  • Whitaker Kids Corner

    Tony Jacob "Jake" Whitaker is the 2-month-old son of Tony and Teresa Whitaker of Campbellsville. He also has three big brothers, Alex Whitaker, Dillon Whitaker and Nate Whitaker.

  • Levelwoods homecoming is Sunday

    Levelwoods United Methodist Church will host its annual homecoming on Sunday, July 26 with a service beginning at 11 a.m. A potluck dinner on the grounds will follow, and special singing is planned for 1:30 p.m.

    Everyone is invited to attend.

  • Lions host annual picnic at Giles House

    Campbellsville Lions Club installed new officers on June 16 during a picnic at the Giles House. Lion Paul Brearey, past district governor from Lexington, presided over the ceremony.

    All members and their spouses took part in the picnic meal and the presentation of awards.

    Lion Ottis Wright was named Lion of the Year by outgoing president Donald James.

    Lion Grayling Cox was inducted as the newest member by Brearey.

    The new officers' positions began July 1.

  • Campbellsville Independent School officials to appear on "Dialogue on Public Issues"

    Campbellsville Independent School officials were recently interviewed on "Dialogue on Public Issues," hosted by John Chowning, far right, at Campbellsville University.

    The show features, from left, David Petett, Campbellsville Elementary School principal; Chris Kidwell, Campbellsville Middle School principal; and Kirby Smith, Campbellsville High School principal.

    The show will air on TV-4, WLCU, Comcast Cable Channel 10, on Wednesday, July 22 at 1:30 and 7 p.m.