Today's News

  • Adair County's Relay Idol contest is May 9

    Adair County's first Relay Idol contest will be at 7 p.m. ET on Saturday, May 9 at Adair County Middle School's gymnasium. 

    There will be two age divisions, 12 and younger and 13 and older. Entry fee is $10. 

    Prizes will be based on the number of entries. Judging will be based on vocals and overall performance. All entrants must pre-register by Friday, May 8.

    Admission will be $3 at the door. Proceeds will go to Adair County's Relay for Life. 

    The event is sponsored by ACHS Class of 1994 - Craig's Classmates.

  • Horse competition is Saturday, May 9

    Green River Lake State Park will host the Rocky Mountain Horse Association Rated Trail Ride on Saturday, May 9.

    This free competitive event will include judging on crossing water, bridges and logs, backing, mounting and dismounting and proper gait.

    The event is open to all riders and begins at 10 a.m., with registration at 9. The competition is open to the first 50 riders and those interested should call Jan Culp at (270) 777-3307 or e-mail culpfarm@gmail.com in advance to reserve their spot.

  • Tennessee Gas donates to Campbellsville Elementary

    Campbellsville Elementary School recently received several computers from Tennessee Gas. Pictured are David Petett, CES principal, with Bob Arnold and Brent Patterson.

  • Forcht Bank names new president

    Forcht Bank recently announced the selection of Mark Boison as its new president.  

    Boison has 34 years of banking experience, most recently as regional manager of specialized industries for JPMorganChase. In his position at Chase, he managed a business team of bankers, underwriters and client support personnel in seven cities across Kentucky, Ohio, Tennessee and West Virginia. He previously was market manager of the Commercial Banking Group at JPMorganChase in central Kentucky. 

  • Birth Announcements

    Kenny and Jackie Fair of Campbellsville announce the birth of a daughter, Jaelyn Marie, at 3:18 p.m. on Monday, March 16 at Spring View Hospital in Lebanon. She weighed 8 pounds, 13 ounces and was 20 inches long.

    Grandparents are Kim and Donna Clark and Delora Akin, all of Campbellsville.

    Great-grandparents are Jack and Marie Garnett, Jean Clark and Sonny and Phyllis Lyons, all of Campbellsville, and the late Tom Clark.

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  • 'Working Trees: Kentucky's Renewable Future'

    The Taylor County Conservation District has announced the winners of the Conservation Art and Writing Contest for 2008.

    The theme was "Working Trees: Kentucky's Renewable Future."

    All Kentucky students in grades six through 12 are eligible to compete in the writing contest. Only students through grade five may compete in the art contest. The contest is sponsored by Kentucky Farm Bureau Federation and the Kentucky Association of Conservation Districts. 

  • TRH to host first aid course

    Taylor Regional Hospital will present an American Heart Association Pediatric First Aid course on Wednesday, April 29 from 8 a.m. to noon.

    This class will provide participants with a sound foundation in the techniques of pediatric first aid. Upon completion, participants will receive course completion certification.

  • Girl Scouts go ice skating

    Taylor County Girl Scout Troop #222 went ice skating in Lexington on Saturday, April 18. Pictured are, from left, Rylee Beard, Sara Clark, Samantha Clark, Meredith Johnson, Brittany Rose and Sydnee Beard.

  • Chief Justice speaks at First United Methodist

    Chief Justice John Minton Jr. spoke on March 29 at Campbellsville First United Methodist Church on the subject that all Christians are called to ministry within their communities and the world according to their particular skills and gifts. Several from the Taylor County Bar Association and others within the justice system were in the audience.

  • Beams joins Malone Realty

    Steve Beams has joined Malone Realty & Auction Co. as a sales associate. Beams is also a licensed apprentice auctioneer. He and his wife Rhonda have three children: Ashley Burton, Daniel Beams and Brenna Beams.