Today's News

  • Berry generations

    Five generations of the Berry family are pictured.

  • 'Share Your Love' event is Nov. 15

    Woodlawn Christian Church will host a "Share Your Love" event on Saturday, Nov. 15.

    This occasion is described as an "anti-yard sale."

    All types of donated items, including clothing, furniture and household goods, will be placed in the church's Family Life Center for pick up by anyone who wants them.

    The doors open at 9 a.m. Residents of Campbellsville and surrounding areas are invited to enter and take whatever they want. No money will change hands and no donations will be accepted.

  • Chad Jones Excavating recognized for community service

    Chad Jones, center, of Chad Jones Excavating, is recognized for his community service and help in recent renovations on the Major and Minor League baseball fields at Miller Park. Also pictured are Campbellsville Youth Baseball board member Terry Hughes, left, and CYB president Gary England.

  • Kentucky Baptist Convention's annual meeting set for Nov. 11

    Kentucky Baptists will focus on the urgent need to share the good news of God's love during the 171st Kentucky Baptist Convention annual meeting Tuesday, Nov. 11 at Immanuel Baptist Church in Lexington.

    The annual meeting will include an address by 30-year-old mega church pastor David Platt, senior pastor at The Church at Brook Hills in Birmingham, Ala. in its final session on Tuesday night as well as the election of new convention officers and an address by Convention President Bill Henard.

  • Man struck by car in parking lot

    A Campbellsville man suffered minor injuries after being struck by a car in the East Broadway Kroger parking lot on Saturday.

    According to a Campbellsville Police report, Bobby James Goodrum, 66, a Kroger employee, was sweeping the parking lot at 9:12 a.m. when he was hit by a 2001 Mazda van being backed out of a parking space by Tabitha Anderson, 25, of Campbellsville.

    Goodrum was transported to Taylor Regional Hospital by Campbellsville/Taylor County Rescue. He was treated and released.

  • Be careful with your leaves

    Be careful what you do with those raked leaves or yard clippings. You could be fined.

    Campbellsville City Council members unanimously approved the second reading of a storm water erosion prevention ordinance during its regular meeting Monday. The ordinance has a bearing on both construction and regular property maintenance.

    Required by the Clean Water Act, the ordinance seeks to regulate any land disturbance activity and site work construction within Campbellsville, keeping runoff and other forms of pollution out of water bodies.

  • Public record for Nov. 6


    Jonathan A. Cook, 23, of Eunice Drive in Campbellsville, no/expired registration plates, no/expired Kentucky registration receipt, proof filed, dismissed.

    Jeremy R. Kelly, 29, of Bluff Boom Road in Greensburg, speeding, $143, state traffic school; failure to produce insurance card, failure of owner to maintain required insurance, proof filed, dismissed.

  • Property transfers for Nov. 6

    The amount listed is the price paid or the fair market value of the property.

    Kenneth and Joayne Keltner of Barney School Road in Campbellsville to Kenneth and Joayne Keltner of Barney School Road in Campbellsville, a tract of land on the east side of U.S. 68 and the south side of Shields Court, love and affection, survivorship, fair market value $150,000.

  • Man sentenced on federal sex charges

    The former Campbellsville man who lured an underage girl into sexual activity through his MySpace page will spend 10 years in a federal prison for his crimes.

    Timothy Scott Richerson, 40, of Greensburg was sentenced last week by United States District Court Senior Judge Karl S. Forester. He pleaded guilty in July to using a computer to entice the minor to engage in sexual activity.

    Before Richerson's sentencing hearing last Friday, he had filed a motion asking that his sentencing be rescheduled and he be appointed a new attorney. Forester denied those motions.

  • Campbellsville man in serious condition after Lebanon wreck

    A Campbellsville man was listed in serious condition Monday at University Hospital in Louisville as the result of injuries suffered in a single-vehicle wreck early Nov. 2.

    Joseph D. Raley of Campbellsville was driving a 1992 Chevrolet on Miller Pike in Lebanon. At 2:15 a.m., he lost control of his vehicle about 3 miles west of Lebanon and struck a utility pole, according to the sheriff's department report.