Today's News

  • Hetherington joins Community Trust Bank

    Hetherington joins Community Trust Bank

    Derek Jon Hetherington has joined Community Trust Bank as a commercial loan officer at the Campbellsville main office location.

    Hetherington graduated magna cum laude from Western Kentucky University in Bowling Green with a bachelor's degree in financial management. He has five years of banking experience.

    He is a member of Rotary International in Campbellsville and the Campbellsville/Taylor County Chamber of Commerce and the Lebanon/Marion County Chamber of Commerce.

  • News-Journal staff wins advertising awards

    The Central Kentucky News-Journal Advertising Department won two awards in the 2008 LCNI Outstanding Sales Performance Contest.

    The department took home a first place award in the small retailer category for its "downtown flyer for sample."

    The staff also earned a first place in the multiple participants category for its "Women in Business" promotion.


  • More than 500 attend Taylor Regional Health Fair

    Taylor Regional Hospital hosted a community health fair on Saturday, May 30 at Taylor County Middle School.

    More than 500 individuals attended, with more than 400 receiving the discounted lab testing. There were also more than 50 vendors with booths providing health related information.


  • Marcum-Penn

    Chelsey Nicole Marcum and Justin Blake Penn, both of Mannsville, will exchange wedding vows on Saturday, June 27.

    Marcum is the daughter of Jennifer and Craig Summers of Mannsville and Danny Marcum of Campbellsville. Her grandparents are Donald and Linda Auberry and Audrey Edwards, all of Campbellsville, and the late Edward Rhodes.

    She is a 2009 graduate of Taylor County High School and is employed at Penn Country Store. Marcum is also attending the Hair Design School in Elizabethtown.

  • Air Evac Lifeteam receives safety award

    The Helicopter Association International recently notified Air Evac Lifeteam that the company, which operates a base in Campbellsville, has received the HAI Operator Safety Award for 2008.

    The HAI Operator Safety Award annually recognizes the safe operation of helicopters by its regular members. HAI provides this award to regular members whose safety statistics for the previous calendar year demonstrate a helicopter accident rate that is less than half the total of the average accident rate of HAI operator members.

  • Senser-Benningfield

    Jodi Senser of Mansfield, Ohio and Brock Benningfield of Campbellsville will exchange wedding vows on Saturday, June 27.

    Senser is the daughter of Steve and Arlene Senser of Mansfield. Her grandparents are the late Abe and Lillian Senser and Joseph and Alberta Harber.

    She is a graduate of Northern Kentucky University, where she earned her master's degree. Senser is a first-grade teacher at River Ridge Elementary School in Villa Hills, Ky.

  • Tharp-Arvin

    Rebekah Ann Tharp of Lebanon and David Eric Arvin of Campbellsville will exchange wedding vows on Saturday, June 27.

    Tharp is the daughter of Lowell and Geneva Tharp of Lebanon. Her grandparents are Louise Tharp and the late Owen Tharp and Gene and Betty Tungate.

  • TRH to host life support class for health care workers

    Taylor Regional Hospital will present a basic life support for heartsavers class on Wednesday, June 17 from 1 to 5 p.m.

    This course is for health care providers.

    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.

  • Brady joins Margo's Hair Design

    Julie Brady has joined Margo's Hair Design, located at 602 Central Ave. in Campbellsville.

    Brady graduated from Trendsetters Beauty School in Elizabethtown and specializes in manicures, pedicures, color, perms, highlights, cuts, updo's and styles.


  • International Convention continues through this weekend

    International Gospel Lighthouse is currently hosting the sixth annual International Convention.

    The event, themed "Mighty men of war will not break their ranks," will continue through Sunday.

    A lineup of speakers and service times follows:

    Today - 10:30 a.m., speaker Sis. Drema Milburn from Willisburg; 2:30 and 7 p.m., speaker evangelist James McMickin from Jasper, Ala.