Today's News

  • TOUR SEKY 8th annual caucus to take place in Somerset

    The 8th annual TOUR Southern and Eastern Kentucky Caucus will take place today at The Center for Rural Development in Somerset.

    This year's theme is "Don't Let Tourism Puzzle You." Highlights of the day include keynote speaker Congressman Hal Rogers and his outlook for tourism in 2009. During the "Puzzling Lunch," the Achievement Professionalism Excellence Xtraordinary award for tourism excellence will be awarded along with the "Shining STAR" Customer Service Trainer of the Year and "The Hal Rogers Governmental Tourism Impact Award."

  • Taylor Regional Hospital now providing digital mammography

    Taylor Regional Hospital has expanded its health and wellness services available to women with the addition of a new Selenia digital mammography system from Hologic. 

    Digital mammography will allow TRH to provide its patients with the highest quality of care in the prevention and early detection of breast cancer.

  • Wreath-laying ceremony is Dec. 13

    A wreath-laying ceremony will take place at the Lebanon National Cemetery at noon on Saturday, Dec. 13 to honor Lebanon's veterans. 

    The public is invited to participate in what has become an annual tradition throughout the country.

    The Wreaths Across America story began more than 15 years ago with a tradition of placing wreaths on the graves of the nation's fallen heroes at Arlington National Cemetery. It has since branched out to include 286 locations, including the Lebanon National Cemetery.

  • Smyzer speaks on mercy at CU's chapel

    "There are some situations, some state of affairs, some current circumstances that we deal with on a regular basis, but if these things were not there, it really don't mean nothing."

    In a message titled "When It Really Don't Mean Nothing," Dr. Matthew E. Smyzer Jr. preached on Oct. 29 at Campbellsville University's chapel service.

    Smyzer is the executive director of the Baptist Fellowship Center and pastor of Beargrass Missionary Baptist Church in Louisville.

  • Pageants accepting applicants

    The Miss Kentucky Teen America, Miss Kentucky Junior Teen America and Kentucky's Miss Princess pageants will take place Jan. 3-4 at the Radisson Plaza in Lexington.

    The organization is accepting applications for participation. 

    The pageant offers six divisions for girls ages 3-18. The program offers an awards package that includes the official crown and banner, paid entry fee to the national competition, cash prizes, travel allowances, more than $50,000 in scholarships and a personal appearance contract. 

  • Taylor Regional Hospital names fall 2008 ambassador

    Wanda French has been named the Taylor Regional Hospital Ambassador for fall 2008. Other nominees were Mary Ann Sloane and Karen Lawhorn.

    French was nominated by a team member. The following was written on her nomination form.

  • American Mobility under new ownership

    American Mobility, located at 124 Old U.S. 68 in Campbellsville, recently hosted a ribbon cutting.Teresa Lynne Aldridge is the new owner of American Mobility Products Inc., located at 124 Old U.S. 68 in Campbellsville.

    American Mobility strives to "keep America mobile" by providing quality services and products to those in need of becoming independent again. The business provides free in-home evaluations and assists with paperwork. American Mobility bills all major insurance companies for its clients.

  • Hispanic Outreach

    A Hispanic Outreach Program was recently hosted by Greater Campbellsville United, Commission on Human Rights and Campbellsville Baptist Church. Booths with information pertaining to resources that assist in education, banking, health care, family provisions, fair and adequate housing, Hispanic ministry, food and door prizes were available to the public.

  • TCHS Class of 1983 hosts reunion

    Taylor County High School Class of 1983 celebrated its 25-year reunion on Oct. 25 at All Occasions in Campbellsville. Class members in attendance are pictured, from left, front: Robbie Gaddie, Mark Sapp, Timmy Bland, Mike Januski, Tim Jones, Pat Newcomb, Troy Young, Rob Kosid and Utah Canada. Middle: Joe McCubbin, Gary Smith, Jeff Parsons, Kerry Cox, Randy Barnett, John Bertram, Allen Pierce, Doug Brockman and Bill Parker.

  • Finishing well

    If there's such a thing as a perfect day for a funeral, Friday was it. Puffy white clouds dotted the blue sky, the temperature a perfect 75 degrees.

    The friends and family of Teresa Rosebrough packed the church for a triumphantly joyful, yet mournfully sad memorial service.

    At 50, our friend T lost her three-and-a-half-year battle with ovarian cancer.