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Today's News

  • Lady Cards even record with win over CHS

    Taylor County's Lady Cardinals used an 8-2 run to end the first half, scored the first seven points of the second half and posted a 55-42 triumph over Campbellsville at home on Tuesday night.

    The Lady Cardinals (1-1) took the lead for good on MeLeigha Pollock's three-point basket at 2:57 of the first quarter. However, the Lady Eagles stayed close and trailed only 14-12 after consecutive baskets by Destiny Wilson, Tiffany Slone and Bronte Karr.

    That is, before Taylor County went on its streak and the Lady Cardinal lead grew to 18 in the fourth quarter.

  • Murphy celebrates 90th birthday

    Claudia Murphy celebrated her 90th birthday with family and friends on Sept. 29. She is pictured with her youngest great-grandchild, Madigan Townes Carmichael-Murphy, who turned 1-year-old on Nov. 17.

  • Public record for the week of Dec. 6

    Traffic

    Angela Sue Ballou, 39, of Oak Street in Columbia, no/expired registration plates, no/expired Kentucky registration receipt, proof filed, dismissed; failure to produce insurance card, $638, $400 probated if defendant maintains insurance.

    Danielle R. Bush, 20, of North Columbia Avenue in Campbellsville, driving on a license suspended for DUI, amended to driving on a suspended/revoked operator's license, $238.

  • Christmas Home Tour

    Staff Report

    The sprinkling rain didn't keep folks from coming out to see some of Campbellsville's most historic and unique homes during the Campbellsville Woman's Club annual Christmas Home Tour on Sunday.

    According to club president Roberta Moore, the tour had its largest turnout ever. The club also met its goal of raising enough money to provide two scholarships to local high school seniors in the coming year.

  • School Menus for Dec. 10-14

    Campbellsville Elementary/High

    Dec. 10-14

    Monday - Grilled cheese, tater tots, pork and beans, vegetable sticks, apple and milk.

    Tuesday - Hamburger, pickles, onions, Fritos, peaches, graham cracker and milk.

    Wednesday - Turkey, dressing, whipped potatoes, green beans, Jell-O and fruit mix, rolls and milk.

    Thursday - Pizza, corn, potato wedges, tossed salad, pears and milk.

    Friday - Deli sandwich, lettuce, tomato, baked chips, carrot sticks, fruit and milk.

    Campbellsville Middle

    Dec. 10-14

  • TCMS awarded curriculum grant

    The Kentucky Department of Education and the University of Louisville's College of Education and Human Development have announced six $10,000 Universal Design for Learning model school grants.

    Taylor County Middle School is among those six schools that will receive the funding. The competitive grants were also awarded to Campbell Ridge Elementary in Campbell County; Shearer Elementary in Clark County; Shepherdsville Elementary in Bullitt County; Trigg County Middle; and Boyd County High School.

  • Toys for Tots Radiothon set for Thursday

    This year's Toys for Tots Radiothon is set for Thursday, Dec. 7 from 7:30 a.m. until 6 p.m. on WCKQ-FM 104.1.

    The drive raises needed money to assist needy children in Taylor County with toys for Christmas. Funds raised will go toward the purchase of toys that will be distributed by Campbellsville/Taylor County Rescue on Christmas Eve.

    Community leaders will join on-air personalities Rob Collins, Cat Michaels and Brandon Reed along with other guests throughout the day to solicit donations.

    This marks the 19th year that Q-104's fundraising efforts have existed.

  • PRIDE awards $7,160 for education in Taylor County

    Local students will get first-hand experience in good stewardship this school year, thanks to PRIDE Environmental Education Grants.

    In Taylor County, 440 students will benefit from two grants totaling $7,160.

    Campbellsville Middle School received a $4,300 grant to enhance an outdoor classroom, which will benefit 340 students this year.

    Campbellsville Child Development Center will benefit 100 students by using a $2,860 grant to enhance an outdoor classroom and buy educational materials, such as books and multimedia resources.

  • Sewing factory gets government contract

    If you like to work, then 105 employees of Campbellsville Apparel got news of a nice Christmas present.

    CAC secured a new government contract with five-year production parameters for 4 million to 22 million units. The Defense Logistics Agency, a combat support agency that provides supplies and services to America's military forces, announced finalization of the multimedia contract last week. CAC will be producing undershirts for four branches of the military.

  • Lady Tigers win twice in Bethel Classic

    The Campbellsville University Lady Tigers picked up two basketball wins over the weekend in the Bethel College Classic in McKenzie, Tenn.

    The wins run the Lady Tigers' record to 6-3 with a couple of tough home contests Friday and Saturday in the Citizens Bank Classic against Shawnee State and defending NAIA national champion Lambuth.

    On Friday against Central Baptist, Campbellsville pulled away from a 37-31 half-time lead and posted a 79-59 win.

    The Lady Tigers held Central Baptist scoreless for the first seven minutes of the second half to help pull away.