Today's News

  • Two guilty on federal drug charges

    A Campbellsville man has been found guilty of a drug charge after a four-day trial in federal court.

    United States Attorney Candace G. Hill announced Thursday that a jury in Bowling Green convicted Myron Young, 40, of conspiracy to distribute more than 50 grams of crack cocaine.

    Co-defendant Zachary Young, 20, also of Campbellsville, entered a guilty plea to a charge against him before the return of the verdict.

  • McCormick honored for driving record

    Con-way Freight recognized driver sales representative Brian McCormick recently for his 20 years without a preventable accident or injury.

    Safety is Con-way's No. 1 priority, and McCormick has maintained an excellent safety record for two decades.

    McCormick has been with Con-way Freight since 1988 and works out of the Campbellsville location.

  • Lindsey Wilson Singers to perform April 14

    The Lindsey Wilson College Singers will make it a baker's dozen next week when they perform their annual Spring Homecoming Concert.

    The Lindsey Wilson Singers will perform at 8 p.m. ET on Wednesday, April 14 at Columbia Baptist Church. The concert, which is part of the 2009-2010 Lindsey Wilson Cultural Affairs Series, is free and open to the public.

    The Lindsey Wilson Singers' annual Spring Homecoming Concert will come following a five-day concert tour that will include stops in Paris, Ky. and then at three locations in Texas.

  • Terry Anderson to speak at CU

    Campbellsville University will host a conversation with Terry Anderson, visiting lecturer at the University of Kentucky's School of Journalism and Telecommunications on Thursday, April 15 at 2 p.m. in Ransdell Chapel.

    Anderson, 62, gained international prominence in the 1980s for being the best known, and longest held American hostage captured by Shiite Muslims in Beirut, Lebanon. He was chief Middle East correspondent for the Associated Press at the time of his capture, which lasted seven years.

  • Isha's Game Room now open

    Isha's Game Room is now open.

    Located at 205 S. Central Ave. across from P.C. Clark Supply, the game room features pool tables, air hockey and arcade games.

    Snacks are also available.

    Margo Carey is the operator.


  • Green Room raises money for Relay for Life

    On March 4, Gallery at The Green Room raised more than $3,000 for Taylor County Relay for Life.

    Twenty-three local artists participated. Money was raised by The Green Room through ticket sales and silent auction items.

    The Green Room is located at 130 E. Main St. in Campbellsville.


  • McMahan interview to air on 'Dialogue on Public Issues'

    Campbellsville University's WLCU TV-4 will air a "Dialogue on Public Issues" show with Ron McMahan, executive director of Team Taylor County, Campbellsville/Taylor County's Economic Development Authority, who is interviewed by John Chowning, vice president for church and external relations and executive assistant to the president.

    The show will air on WLCU TV-4, Comcast Cable Channel 10, on Wednesday, April 14 at 1:30 and 7 p.m.


  • Taylor County Tire wins award

    Taylor County Tire Sales recently won a trip to the Grand Canyon for being among the top Exmark mower dealers in a six-state region.

    Exmark distributor R.W. Distributors presented the award at an awards banquet in Arizona.


  • Dr. Asser El-Atfy speaks at COPD program

    Dr. Asser El-Atfy was the keynote speaker at a recent educational program on chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, known as COPD on March 16 at the Taylor County Cooperative Extension office.

    Nichole Gwilliam, RN, TRH Learning & Resource Center, and Wendy Fowler, RN, TRH Cardiopulmonary Rehab, were also guest speakers.

    About 40 people attended.

  • Tractor Supply Co. participates in 4-H drive

    Tractor Supply Co., the largest retail farm and ranch store chain in the United States, will offer shoppers the opportunity to support 4-H youth programs through $1 donations at the register.

    In exchange, customers will receive paper clovers to sign and post in store windows. The program is scheduled to run from March 26 through April 18 at area Tractor Supply stores.