Today's News

  • Taste of Campbellsville is June 5

    The second annual "A Taste of Campbellsville" free show will be Saturday at Miller Park, beginning at 3 p.m.

    Performing will be Man Oh Man!, Glen Yoder, The Unstables, To Seize and Surrender, Ulysses, The Troodon, Manifest Audio, The Expulsions, Mr. Brock, Aiden's Prayer, Brookside Manor and Hannah Coomer.


  • Local trio earns huge baseball honors

    Aaron Schwoebel, Taylor Levi and Levi Smith picked up huge baseball honors in the last couple of weeks.

    * Schwoebel, who graduated last month from Campbellsville, is the Fifth Region Player of the Year and will play in the Kentucky High School Baseball Coaches Association East-West All-Star Games.

    * Levi, who just completed his junior season with the Eagles, will play in the East-West Junior All-Star Games this summer.

  • Simon joins The Green Room

    Courtney Simon recently joined The Green Room as a skin care professional.

    The community is very lucky to have a licensed esthetician in Campbellsville, according to Karen Patton, owner of The Green Room. She says Simon is a perfect fit for The Green Room, where style, organic and all-natural products compliment her approach to beauty and skin care.

  • Taylor Regional Hospital names Nurse and Nurse Extender of the Year

    Taylor Regional Hospital hosted its annual Nurse of the Year and annual Nurse Extender of the Year awards on Monday, May 10. The honorees are chosen by their peers.

    The Nurse of the Year is Amy Lowe, RN, BSN.

    Melissa Mings, RN and Kathleen Stapp, RN, LPN, were also nominated.

    Lowe has been a team member at TRH since 2004 and is currently a house supervisor. She and her husband, Mark, have three children - Molly, Peter and Brady.

    There were several comments about Lowe's commitment to nursing on her nomination form.

  • TRH to host health fair

    Taylor Regional Hospital will host a community health fair on Saturday, June 12 from 8 a.m. to noon at Taylor County Middle School's gymnasium.

    A general health panel including a complete blood count, comprehensive metabolic profile, thyroid stimulating hormone as well as a coronary risk profile, which includes cholesterol levels, will be offered. This package will cost $12.

    In addition, a prostate test will be available to men for $8.

    The lab work will be collected the morning of the fair and performed by staff at Taylor Regional Hospital.

  • Taylor Regional Hospital 'Baby Fair' is a success

    Taylor Regional Hospital hosted a "Baby Fair" on Saturday, May 8. There were about 30 people in attendance for educational sessions, hospital tours, informational booths and door prizes. Darlene Loy, RN, Jenny Dobson, RN, MSN, CLC, CCE, Cathy Williams of Adanta, Dr. Steve Baum, Dr. Steve VanMeter and Lauren Larimore of the Kentucky Paternity Acknowledgement Program and Dr. Susan Burress presented during the event. Pictured above, Baum, or University Child Health Specialists, addresses the crowd.

  • Miles and Miles of Bargains

    The annual 400-mile yard sale stretching along several communities in the state ended Sunday.

    The entire route ran from Maysville to Paducah and through 60 communities with thousands of yard sales, more than 200 antique shops and plenty of entertainment.


  • Rattliff rolls to victory lane at Ponderosa

    Exciting racing action kicked off the 2010 Memorial Day Holiday Weekend at Ponderosa Speedway and Justin Rattliff of Campbellsville scored his second win of the season at “Kentucky’s Baddest Bullring” by claiming the Good Neighbor Pharmacy Super Late Model feature event.

    Todd Coffman of Junction City picked up his third Bob Allen Motor Mall Pro Late Model feature win of the season and Jason Wheatley of Loretto won his first Clayton Homes UMP Modified feature race of 2010.

  • Taylor Regional Hospital names Support Services Team Member of the Year

    Taylor Regional Hospital recently recognized Support Services Team Member of the Year nominees and a team member of the year was awarded.

    Danny Thomas, plant operations, was named Team Member of the Year.

    Comments on Thomas' nomination forms include, "Danny has been in the Taylor Regional Hospital family since 1978 and that qualifies him to be a legend. Under his gruff personality, it is recognizable that he does indeed meet the guidelines necessary to be considered as the Support Services Team Member of the Year.

  • Asian Garden celebrates grand opening

    Chamber of Commerce and local representatives gather for a ribbon cutting ceremony to welcome the new Asian Garden Buffet at 100 Central Plaza in Campbellsville. Pictured above is owner Joe Lin, holding the oversized scissors, and his parents and son Logan. Lin's wife and daughter are not pictured. Family owned and operated, Asian Garden offers a full menu featuring dinner and lunch specials and an all-you-can-eat buffet with more than 100 items daily. Items include seafood, sushi, beef, chicken, pork, vegetables, soups, cake, salads, fresh fruits and more.