Today's News

  • TCHS Class of 1974 hosts reunion

    Taylor County High School Class of 1974 hosted is 35th year reunion on Oct. 24 at the Taylor County Middle School cafeteria.

  • CU to host art exhibit featuring Adair County artists

    Campbellsville University will host an art exhibit featuring numerous works of art by Adair Countians Jeffery and Henrietta Scott through Dec. 10 at the CU Art Gallery, located at 205 University Drive.

    The gallery is open from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. The exhibit is free and open to the public.

    The Scotts have been teaching for more than 30 years. Henrietta Scott has been teaching art all throughout her teaching career, which began in the Adair County school system where Jeffery Scott was a teacher and principal.

  • A Tour of Homes: Annual woman's club event a success

    The annual Campbellsville Woman's Club Christmas Home Tour was Sunday, and five homes opened their doors for tours.

    Proceeds from the Christmas Home Tour support Campbellsville Woman's Club projects, such as the annual scholarship awards.

  • It's beginning to look a lot like Christmas!

    Decorated musical instruments, cups of hot chocolate and Santa's loud "Ho, Ho, Ho" ... This weekend was full of free events to help the Campbellsville community get in the Christmas spirit.

    A live nativity scene and Christmas caroling at Miller Park began on Friday and continued throughout the weekend.

    According to Dave Walters, pastor of Lowell Avenue Baptist Church, the nativity scene will continue for the next two Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. The church offered hot chocolate and a fire to keep the crowd warm.

  • Johnson interview to air on "Dialogue on Public Issues"

    Ben Johnson, left, Charlotte, N.C., regional office of the U.S. Census Bureau, team leader for the Commonwealth of Kentucky, was a guest recently on Campbellsville University's "Dialogue on Public Issues" hosted by John Chowning, vice president for church and external relations and executive assistant to the president. An interview with Johnson will air on WLCU TV-4, Comcast Cable Channel 10, on Wednesday, Dec. 9 at 1:30 p.m. and 7 p.m.


  • Taylor County's Biggest Loser Challenge under way

    Taylor County's Biggest Loser Challenge began Thursday, Oct. 8.

    Sponsored by the Taylor County Cooperative Extension Service and the Taylor County Health Department, classes and activities will be hosted each Thursday from 5 to 6:30 p.m. for those of all ages and sizes. Class will continue through Thursday, Dec. 10.

    Those who attend will learn ideas for healthy lifestyle changes in a supportive and confidential group.

    The more people who register at a cost of $5, the more the prize grows for the person who loses the greatest percentage of weight.

  • TRH to offer basic life support class

    Taylor Regional Hospital will present an American Heart Association Basic Life Support for Healthcare Providers New and Recertification Course on Wednesday, Dec. 9 from 1 to 5 p.m. and Wednesday, Dec. 30 from 1 to 5 p.m.

    Basic Life Support will describe the particular phases of emergency cardiac care that prevents circulatory or respiratory arrest (or insufficiency) through prompt recognition and intervention, early entry into the EMS system or both and externally supports the circulation and respiration of a victim of cardiac or pulmonary arrest through BLS.

  • Lady Tigers capture volleyball national title

    Louisville native Renee Netherton eclipsed the 1,000 kill mark in her final career match and turned a 23-23 third set into a 25-23 NCCAA National Championship with back-to-back kills to sweep top-seed Mount Vernon Nazarene 3-0 Saturday in Kissimmee, Fla.

    “I’m a little nervous to take my uniform off, because once I do it’s over,” Netherton said. “I’m excited we went out so strong. It’s such a great feeling to be able to picture that last hit in my head. That’s going to stay with me forever.”

  • CU chorus and orchestra to perform Dec. 8

    Campbellsville University's Concert Chorus and the University Orchestra will present Handel's "Messiah" Tuesday, Dec. 8 at 8 p.m. in the Ransdell Chapel, located at 401 N. Hoskins Ave.

    The concert is free and open to the public.

    Dr. Frieda Gebert, associate professor of music (vocal/choral) and director of the chorus, said, "The familiar strains of Handel's 'Messiah' have been a part of Christmas since the late 1700s. This year that beloved work can again be heard in Campbellsville, thanks to the School of Music at Campbellsville University."

  • Get your holiday spirit here

    If you've been having trouble getting into the holiday spirit, this past weekend was made just for you. And there's plenty more to come in the next few weeks.

    From the live nativity scene at Miller Park - and the accompanying Christmas music at the amphitheater, Saturday's Christmas parade and Sunday's Campbellsville Woman's Club Christmas Home Tour to the concerts over the weekend - and yet to come - at Campbellsville University, there were plenty of opportunities for entertainment.