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CHS baseball squad comes from behind to defeat Marion County

 

Campbellsville High School baseball team came from behind to defeat Marion County and advance to the 20th District tournament championship.

 

The Eagles hosted Marion County on Wednesday, May 23, and got a win by a score of 5-3.

 

CHS was down 0-3 when junior Lane Bottoms hit a three-run home run in the bottom of the fourth inning.

 

CHS senior Wyatt Houk reacts as he fields an out to win the game.

CHS softball team takes on Taylor County

 

Campbellsville High School softball team recently took on Taylor County in the opening round of the 20th District tournament.

 

The Eagles fought hard, but couldn’t get the win.

 

CHS softball players gather after their loss in the 20th District tournament.

CHS senior to play baseball at LWC

 

Campbellsville High School senior baseball player Ethan Lay will continue his academic and playing career at Lindsey Wilson College.

 

Lay recently signed his letter of intent in a special ceremony with friends, family members, coaches and teammates.

 

CHS senior baseball player Ethan Lay will continue his academic and playing career at Lindsey Wilson College. Lay recently signed his letter of intent in a special ceremony with friends, family members, coaches and teammates. From left, front, are his mother Ashley Lay, Lay and teammate Wyatt Houk, who will also attend LWC and play baseball this fall. Back, assistant coaches Zach Lewis and Lynn Kearney, head coach Blake Milby and assistant coach Phil Gowdy.

CHS crushes Adair County to win 20th District championship

 

A big congratulations to the CHS baseball team!

 

The team defeated Adair tonight to win the 20th District tournament championship!

 

Final score 16-4.

 

CHS plays in the region tournament next week.

 

Way to go Eagles!

 

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CIS honors bus driver, monitor of the year

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools recently honored its top bus driver and monitor.

 

At a recent meeting, Transportation Director Tim Tungate thanked his staff members for a great school year, and announced the award winners.

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools Transportation Director Tim Tungate, at left, recently honored his top bus driver and monitor. B.J. Perkins, center, received the Donna Gaddis Bus Monitor of the Year award. Stuart Hughes received the Donna Gaddis Driver of the Year award.

CIS school year comes to a close

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools’ students attended school on Wednesday, May 23, for the final day of the 2017-2018 school year.

 

Students spent the day cleaning out lockers, preparing for summer programs and saying goodbye to their friends and teachers.

 

CES music teacher Cyndi Chadwick waves to students as they leave after the last day of school.

CHS Class of 2018 takes Senior Walk

 

Campbellsville High School seniors took their final walk down school hallways on Wednesday, May 23.

 

During the Senior Walk, senior students dressed in their caps and gowns and walked down the hallways at Campbellsville elementary, middle and high schools, where they spent their academic careers.

 

From left, Connor Wilson, Wyatt Houk and Chanson Atkinson participate in the Senior Walk at CES.

CHS student completes SRNA training

 

Campbellsville High School students are working toward becoming college and career ready.

 

CHS senior Vonnea Smith recently completed State Registered Nurse Aide training, and, as a result, is now college and career ready in pre-nursing.

 

Vonnea Smith

CHS student completes Microsoft Office certification

 

Campbellsville High School freshman Colin Harris recently completed Microsoft Office industry certification.

 

As of Wednesday, May 23, Harris has passed Certiport exams in Microsoft Word, Excel and PowerPoint to obtain Microsoft Office Specialist industry certification.

 

Colin Harris

CHS student to play volleyball at LWC

 

Campbellsville High School senior Vonnea Smith will continue her academic and volleyball career at Lindsey Wilson College.

 

Smith signed her letter of intent in a special ceremony with friends, family members, coaches and teammates on Monday, May 21.

 

She will play volleyball at LWC and study to become a teacher.

 

CHS senior volleyball player will continue her academic and athletic career at Lindsey Wilson College. Smith signed her letter of intent in a special ceremony with friends, family members, coaches and teammates on Monday, May 21. From left, front, are Smith with her mother Cora. Back, former CHS volleyball head coach Elisha Rhodes, LWC volleyball assistant coach Gosia Wlaszczuk and CHS volleyball head coach Shajuana Ditto.

CHS baseball players honored

 

Campbellsville High School baseball players were honored at the team’s annual Family Day end of the season potluck on Sunday, May 20.

 

CHS seniors Wyatt Houk and Ethan Lay were honored and thanked their parents and coaches for their help and support during their time playing baseball.

 

Campbellsville High School baseball players were honored at the team’s annual Family Day end of the season potluck on Sunday, May 20. This year’s award winners are, from left, front, senior Wyatt Houk, Seymour Shaw Award; and senior Ethan Lay, Defensive Award. Back, sophomore Gavin Johnson, Special Teams Award; junior Treyce Mattingly, Offensive Award; junior Lane Bottoms, Coaches Award; junior Ryan Kearney, PRIDE Award and Pitching Award; and freshman John Orberson, Most Improved Award.

CHS student completes Microsoft Office certification

 

Campbellsville High School junior Christa Riggs recently completed Microsoft Office industry certification.

 

As of Tuesday, May 22, Riggs has passed Certiport exams in Microsoft Word, Excel and PowerPoint to obtain Microsoft Office Specialist industry certification.

 

Christa Riggs

CHS hires new volleyball coach

 

Campbellsville High School has hired a familiar face as its new head volleyball coach.

 

Shajuana Ditto will begin her first season as head coach in August.

 

She replaces Elisha Rhodes, who was head coach for the past two seasons.

 

Campbellsville High School has hired a familiar face as its new head volleyball coach. Shajuana Ditto will begin her first season as head coach in August. She replaces Elisha Rhodes, who was head coach for the past two seasons. The announcement was made in a special ceremony on Thursday, May 17. From left are CHS Athletic Director Tim Davis, Rhodes, Ditto and CHS Principal David Petett.

CHS students meet author via Skype

 

Campbellsville High School students recently met a best-selling author via Skype.

 

Students studying English in Lindsay Williams’s class recently read the book “Rabbit Cake” by Annie Hartnett.

 

CHS students in Lindsay Williams’s class recently read “Rabbit Cake” by Annie Hartnett as part of their English studies. Students met Hartnett via Skype recently to talk about the book.

CHS FCCLA group to host fundraiser

 

Campbellsville High School Family, Career and Community Leaders of America group will host a fundraiser at McDonald’s on Tuesday, May 22.

 

The class will receive 25 percent of proceeds from inside sales from 5 to 8 p.m.

 

The group is raising money to attend national convention this summer.

 

 

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CHS students receive Perfect Attendance awards

 

Campbellsville High School recently honored two students for receiving having perfect attendance for the 2017-2018 school year.

 

Receiving the Perfect Attendance awards are senior Jackson Hunt and freshman Abi Wiedewitsch.

 

CHS senior Jackson Hunt, at left, and freshman Abi Wiedewitsch receive Perfect Attendance awards for the 2017-2018 school year.

CHS athletes named ‘triple threats’

 

Campbellsville High School students have received awards for being “triple threats” on the athletic field.

 

Kentucky High School Athletic Association recently named its Triple Threat Award winners, honoring students who participate in sports year round.

 

Campbellsville High School seniors receiving Kentucky High School Athletic Association Triple Threat Awards are, from left, Kayla Young, Bryce Richardson and Ethan Lay. Absent from the photo is Connor Wilson.     Campbellsville High School students receiving Kentucky High School Athletic Association Triple Threat Awards are, from left, front, freshman Jake Dicken, sophomore Patrick Walker and junior Natalie Caldwell. Back, freshmen Arren Hash, Tristin Faulkner and Kameron Smith and sophomore Mikael Vaught.

CHS students see dangers of drinking and driving during mock crash


His mother cried as the doctors worked tirelessly to save his life.

 

He had been flown from the crash in a helicopter, and was fighting for his life in surgery.

 

Campbellsville High School students learned about the dangers of drinking while driving recently, during a mock crash that “injured” and “killed” several of their own.

 

Rescue personnel work the mock crash scene.

CIS teachers honored at Campbellsville University

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools’ teachers were honored at Campbellsville University’s Excellence in Teaching Awards ceremony on Saturday, May 19.

 

Campbellsville Elementary School reading interventionist Laura Dicken was honored, as were Campbellsville Middle School reading teacher Sharon Harris and Campbellsville High School art teacher Jo Ann Harris.

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools’ teachers were honored at Campbellsville University’s Excellence in Teaching Awards ceremony on Saturday, May 19. From left are CU Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs Donna Hedgepath, CHS Principal David Petett, CES reading interventionist Laura Dicken, CMS teacher Sharon Harris, CHS teacher Jo Ann Harris, CES Principal Elisha Rhodes, CMS Principal Zach Lewis, Superintendent Kirby Smith and Dr. Beverly Ennis, dean of the CU School of Education.

CHS show choir presents ‘Evolution of Music’

 

They sang, they danced and they made popular music come alive.

 

Campbellsville High School show choir presented “Evolution of Music” on Friday, May 11, for its spring concert.

 

The performance featured solos and group numbers, complete with choreography, which the students created themselves.

 

CHS junior Hayley Stapleton sings.

CHS track team competes at state tournament

 

Campbellsville High School track team members competed at the state meet on Thursday, May 17.

 

The team traveled to University of Kentucky to compete in the Kentucky High School Athletic Association meet.

 

Campbellsville High School track team members competed at the Kentucky High School Athletic Association meet on Thursday, May 17. From left, front, are coach Katie Wilkerson, sophomore Taliyah Hazelwood, juniors Natalie Caldwell, Charlie Pettigrew, Daesean Vancleave and Joe Pipes and coach Steve Doss. Back, assistant Tyler Abney, sophomore Mark Rigsby, junior Jackson Hinton, freshman Reggie Thomas, sophomore Mikael Vaught and junior Evan McAninch.

CHS seniors play in state tennis tournament

 

Campbellsville High School seniors Cody Davis and Cass Kidwell made school history recently, playing in the state tennis tournament on Thursday, May 17.

 

Davis and Kidwell are the first CHS boys’ tennis players to compete at the state tournament since 2002.

 

Campbellsville High School seniors Cody Davis, at left, and Cass Kidwell, at right, made school history recently, playing in the state tennis tournament on Thursday, May 17. Davis and Kidwell are the first CHS boys’ tennis players to compete at the state tournament since 2002. They are pictured with boys’ tennis coach Tyler Hardy.

CMS, CHS students honored at CES assembly

 

Campbellsville middle and high school athletes were honored at the Campbellsville Elementary School assembly on Friday, May 18.

 

CMS and CHS baseball players were recognized and honored for their successes this school year.

 

From left, CHS freshman Tristin Faulkner, CHS senior Ethan Lay and CMS seventh-grader Chase Hord high-fives CES students.

CHS names Leaders of the Year

 

Campbellsville High School recently named its Leaders of the Year for the 2017-2018 school year.

 

About 30 students from each class were named Leaders of the Week during the school year. From those students, teachers recently selected their nominations for Leader of the Year.

 

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CIS facilities manager honored

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools Facilities Manager Keith McMahan was honored recently for his years of service to the District.

 

McMahan will retire on June 30, after 25 years of service.

 

Campbellsville Board of Education employees hosted a lunch in McMahan’s honor on Friday, May 18.

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools Facilities Manager Keith McMahan will retire on June 30, after 25 years of service. A luncheon was hosted in his honor on Friday, May 18. He is pictured with his wife Marilyn, son Jeff, daughter Stephanie and grandson Myles.

CHS baseball seniors honored

 

Campbellsville High School senior baseball players were honored on Thursday, May 17, for their dedication and time spent playing for the Eagles.

 

This year’s senior players are Ethan Lay and Wyatt Houk.

 

CHS seniors Ethan Lay and Wyatt Houk, third and fourth from left, are honored for their dedication to the Eagle baseball program. They are pictured with, from left, assistant coaches Zach Lewis and Lynn Kearney, head coach Blake Milby and assistant coach Phil Gowdy.

CHS SBDM to meet

 

Campbellsville High School Site-Based Decision Making Council will have its regular meeting on Monday, May 21.

 

The meeting will begin at 3:15 p.m. and is open to the public.

 

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CHS student completes second MTA certification

 

Campbellsville High School sophomore Conner Riley has once again completed industry certification to be recognized as a Microsoft Technology Associate.

 

Conner Riley

CHS student completes Microsoft Office certification

 

Campbellsville High School freshman Tristin Faulkner recently completed Microsoft Office industry certification.

 

Tristin Faulkner

CHS student completes Microsoft Office certification

 

Campbellsville High School sophomore Braydon Phillips recently completed Microsoft Office industry certification.

 

Braydon Phillips

CHS students mentor eighth-graders

 

Campbellsville High School students are serving as mentors to eighth-grade students, who will become high school freshmen in a few days.

 

CHS Principal David Petett hosted a panel discussion on Wednesday, May 16, for the CHS students to talk to eighth-graders about what they can expect when becoming high school students.

 

CHS Principal David Petett leads a panel of his students as they give advice about high school to Campbellsville Middle School eighth-graders.

CHS students take cooking exams

 

Campbellsville High School students recently took exams to see how well they can cook.

 

When their dishes were completed, students enjoyed their feast to celebrate the end of the school year.

 

CHS juniors John Netherland, at left, and Payton Reynolds prepare their dish.

CHS fishing squad competes in team tournament

 

Campbellsville High School fishing team recently hosted its first Battle of the CHS Bass Fishing Tournament.

 

The team divided into four squads to compete against each other, and the winner took home bragging rights until the next tournament.

 

Winners were seniors Caleb Hughes and Tosye Cox, whose largest fish weighed just more than 4 pounds.

 

CHS senior Caleb Hughes holds his catch, which was large enough to win the Battle of the CHS Bass Fishing Tournament title for himself and fellow senior Tosye Cox.

CHS track team members advance to state competition

 

Campbellsville High School track team members recently participated in region competition, and several have advanced to the state meet.

 

CHS sophomore Taliyah Hazelwood advances to compete in the 100-, 200- and 400-meter dash races.

 

Natalie Caldwell, a junior, will compete in the discus throw.

 

And the boys’ 4x200 relay team also advances.

 

CHS track team members who medaled at the region and other recent meets are, from left, front, juniors Jackson Hinton, Charlie Pettigrew, Daesean Vancleave and Natalie Caldwell and sophomore Taliyah Hazelwood. Back, juniors Evan McAninch, Tristan Johnson and Joe Pipes.

CHS names Eagle Excellence award winners

 

Campbellsville High School recently announced its Eagle Excellence award winners for the fourth quarter grading period.

 

Eagle Excellence awards honor students who excel in eight specific academic areas. Winners are chosen each quarter grading period, and can come from any grade level.

 

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CHS students complete SRNA training

 

Campbellsville High School students are working toward becoming college and career ready.

 

Several students recently completed State Registered Nurse Aide training, and, as a result, are now college and career ready in pre-nursing.

 

Carlee Sallee     Caneyah Bowen     Jayden Bridgewater

 

Brookelyn Franklin     Jessie Bennett

CHS student completes MTA certification

 

Campbellsville High School sophomore Conner Riley has completed industry certification to be recognized as a Microsoft Technology Associate.

 

As of Tuesday, May 15, Riley has passed a Certiport exam to complete the certification, which is for software development fundamentals using C# coding.

 

Conner Riley

CHS juniors to attend Boys State

 

Campbellsville High School juniors Brandon Greer and Casey Hardin have been chosen to attend Boys State this summer.

 

The two will attend the program at Campbellsville University on June 3-8.

 

Kentucky Boys State is the premiere leadership and civics camp for young men who will become the leaders of tomorrow.

 

Brandon Greer     Casey Hardin

CHS student chosen to attend summer leadership program

 

Campbellsville High School sophomore Zoe McAninch has been chosen to participate in the Hugh O’Brian Youth Leadership program.

 

The program will be at Transylvania University on May 31 through June 3.

 

HOBY seminars are hosted around the world to inspire youth to become leaders in their families, schools, communities, peer groups and more.

 

Zoe McAninch

CHS names Leaders of the Week

 

Campbellsville High School recently named its Leaders of the Week for the week of May 14.

 

From left are senior Cass Kidwell, junior Randy Harris, freshman Taylor Knight and sophomore Aleah Knifley.

CIS parent receives Change Award

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools community partner and parent Theresa Young received the Change Award at the Campbellsville Board of Education meeting on Monday, May 14.

 

Superintendent Kirby Smith honors three Change Award winners each month, including a certified and classified employee and a community member.

 

Young received the community Change Award.

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools Superintendent Kirby Smith, at left, honors community partner and parent Theresa Young with the community Change Award.

CHS soccer team to host fundraiser

 

Campbellsville High School soccer team will host a fundraiser at McDonald’s on Tuesday, May 15.

 

The team will receive a portion of proceeds from inside sales from 5 to 8 p.m.

 

McDonald's

CHS softball team takes on Marion County

 

Campbellsville High School softball team recently took on Marion County.

 

In the varsity game, CHS fought hard, but couldn’t get the win.

 

CHS sophomore Shallan Philpott hit a home run.

 

CHS freshman Abi Wiedewitsch high-fives assistant coach Zach Durham after reaching first base.

CHS baseball team defeats Meade County

 

Campbellsville High School baseball team recently defeated Meade County.

 

Final score was 11-1.

 

The Eagles scored five runs in the first inning.

 

CHS sophomore Noah Hughes pitched a five-inning complete game, striking out six.

 

CHS sophomore Noah Hughes pitches.

CHS softball team defeats North Hardin

 

Campbellsville High School softball team recently defeated North Hardin.

 

Final score was 7-6.

 

Campbellsville Middle School eighth-grader Olivia Fields mans third base.

CMS, CHS students honored at CES assembly

 

Campbellsville middle and high school athletes and choir members were honored at the Campbellsville Elementary School assembly on Friday, May 11.

 

CMS softball players and choir members were recognized and honored for their successes this school year.

 

CHS fishing team members and softball players and CHS show choir members were also honored.

 

CHS fishing team members high-five CES students.

CHS student chosen to be Kentucky delegate at ACLU conference

 

Campbellsville High School junior Jackson Hinton has been chosen to be a Kentucky delegate at the upcoming ACLU Membership Conference in Washington, D.C.

 

The American Civil Liberties Union of Kentucky has chosen eight Kentucky high school students to attend the conference, which is June 10-12.

 

Hinton was chosen as one of the eight to attend the conference, and all expenses will be paid.

 

Jackson Hinton

CHS boys’ basketball players honored

 

Campbellsville High School boys’ basketball players were recently honored with awards for their hard work this past season.

 

Players and their families recently gathered at a banquet for fellowship.

 

Receiving varsity awards are, from left, freshman John Orberson, senior Ethan Lay, junior Taj Sanders, seniors Chanson Atkinson and Connor Wilson, sophomore Malachi Corley, freshman Arren Hash and senior Logan Cole.

CHS baseball player to attend LWC

 

Campbellsville High School senior baseball player Wyatt Houk will soon trade his purple uniform for a blue one.

 

After graduating from CHS, Houk will continue his academic and athletic career at Lindsey Wilson College.

 

Houk celebrated his signing with his family, friends, teammates and coaches on Wednesday, May 9.

 

Campbellsville High School senior baseball player Wyatt Houk will continue his academic and athletic career at Lindsey Wilson College. He recently celebrated his signing with his family, friends, teammates and coaches. From left, front, are his grandmother Teresa Morgan, his mother Kristie Graybeal, Houk, his father Josh Houk and stepmother Brooke Houk. In back are his grandfather Steve Morgan, CHS baseball head coach Blake Milby and assistant coaches Lynn Kearney and Zach Lewis. Not pictured is Houk’s stepfather Chris Graybeal.

CHS basketball coaches to host ‘Hoop It Up’ basketball clinic

 

Campbellsville High School boys’ basketball coaches will host their annual “Hoop It Up” basketball clinic on June 11-14 at the CHS gym.

 

The clinic will be from 9 a.m. to noon each day at CHS and is for students entering first through eighth grades this fall.

 

At the clinic, participants will learn fundamentals and compete in shooting and fundamental contests and three-on-three and five-on-five play.

 

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CHS senior receives scholarship

 

Campbellsville High School senior Chanson Atkinson has received a scholarship from the Kentucky Association of School Business Officials.

 

Atkinson was awarded the scholarship on Thursday, May 10, at the KASBO spring conference at the Galt House Hotel in Louisville.

 

CHS senior Chanson Atkinson has received a scholarship from the Kentucky Association of School Business Officials. He was presented the scholarship at the KASBO spring conference at the Galt House in Louisville. From left are Campbellsville Independent Schools Associate Superintendent and Finance Director Chris Kidwell, Atkinson and his parents Al and Rochelle Brady, CIS Accounts Payable Prindle Hinton and CIS Payroll Clerk/Insurance Coordinator Rebecca Tungate.

CHS to host 20th District softball, baseball tournaments

 

Campbellsville High School will host this year’s 20th District softball and baseball tournaments, during the week of May 21.

 

This year’s baseball tournament will be played on May 21, 22 and 23.

 

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CHS names Leaders of the Week

 

Campbellsville High School recently named its Leaders of the Week for the week of May 7.

 

From left are freshman Zaquan Cowan, senior Connor Wilson and junior Myles Murrell. Absent from the photo is sophomore Zaria Cowan.

CMS, CHS students invited to attend welding, woodworking camp

 

Campbellsville middle and high school students are invited to attend a free welding and woodworking camp.

 

The camp will be hosted at Green County Area Technology Center, and is for middle school seventh- and eighth-graders and high school freshmen and sophomores.

 

The camp will be on Tuesday, May 22, and Wednesday, May 23, from 12:30 to 3:30 p.m. ET.

 

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CHS art students learn about pottery

 

Campbellsville High School art students recently learned about pottery.

 

In Jo Ann Harris’s class, students discussed how artists use clay to make various objects.

 

Thinking about what they learned, students learned to shape clay and use tools to add texture and shapes.

 

CHS freshman Emily Kerns uses a potter’s wheel.

CHS seniors perform community service

 

They planted flowers, painted fingernails, helped children learn to read, cleaned and made phone calls.

 

Campbellsville High School students recently spent a day performing community service.

 

As a senior project, students divided into groups to volunteer at several local organizations, including Campbellsville Elementary School, Campbellsville Nursing & Rehabilitation Center, KidSpOT, Veterans Memorial Park and Emerald Isle Marina.

 

CHS senior Tiffany Kane paints fingernails at Campbellsville Nursing & Rehabilitation Center.

CHS students learn French art technique

 

Campbellsville High School students recently spent an afternoon learning a French art technique.

 

Students in Jo Ann Harris’s general art classes learned about plein air drawings, which is a French expression for creating art “in the open air.”

 

CHS art students draw outside.

CHS students learn about food prices

 

Campbellsville High School students recently took a field trip to learn about food prices.

 

Students in Deanna Campbell’s family and consumer sciences classes are studying how foods are packaged and sold.

 

On Monday, May 7, students traveled to Kroger to compare prices and portion sizes of several foods.

 

CHS freshmen Emily Kerns, at left, and Taylor Knight compare prices of barbecue sauce.

CHS softball seniors honored

 

Campbellsville High School senior softball players were honored on Monday, May 7, for their dedication and time spent playing for the Lady Eagles.

 

This year’s senior players are Caitlin Bright and Kayla Young.

 

Bright and Young were recognized before the varsity game vs. Monroe County.

 

CHS seniors Caitlin Bright, at left, and Kayla Young are honored for their dedication to the Lady Eagles program. They are pictured with, from left, assistant coach Zach Durham, head coach Weston Jones and assistant coach Matthew Schmuck.

CHS track teams compete at Lindsey Wilson College

 

Campbellsville High School track teams recently competed at the Blue Raider Rumble at the Lindsey Wilson College campus.

 

The girls’ team finished in ninth place, and the boys’ team was 15th.

 

CHS junior Jackson Hinton runs.

CHS students have fun at prom, prom breakfast

 

Campbellsville High School students danced the night away at this year’s prom on Saturday, April 28.

 

The night began with walk through at the CHS gymnasium. Friends and family members gathered to see those attending prom and to take photographs.

 

Afterward, students drove to Taylor County Airport for the main event, themed “The Golden Age.”

 

CHS seniors Kayla Young and Devonte Cubit were named queen and king.

CHS golf player to attend CU

 

Campbellsville High School senior golf player Connor Wilson will continue his academic and athletic career at Campbellsville University.

 

Wilson recently celebrated his signing in a special ceremony with family members, friends and teammates.

 

CHS Athletic Director Tim Davis it’s always exciting to see students continue their academic and athletic careers beyond high school.

 

Campbellsville University men’s golf head coach Jim Ward congratulates CHS senior Connor Wilson, who will once again play on his team. Ward coached Wilson for two years during his high school playing career.

CHS football player to attend CU

 

Campbellsville High School senior football player Devonte Cubit will continue his academic and athletic career at Campbellsville University.

 

Cubit recently signed his letter of intent in a special ceremony with his family members, friends and teammates.

 

At the ceremony, CHS Principal David Petett said he is extremely proud of Cubit and the young man he has become.

 

CHS senior Devonte Cubit has signed to play football at Campbellsville University. He recently signed his letter of intent in a special ceremony with his family members, friends and teammates. Pictured with him are his parents, Nate Cubit and Robin Ford.

CHS baseball team defeats Marion County

 

Campbellsville High School baseball team recently defeated Marion County.

 

CHS hosted a doubleheader on Sunday, April 29, to complete a three-game series with the Knights.

 

The Eagles won the first game by a score of 2-1.

 

CHS sophomore Blake Allen catches the ball at second for an out.

CHS baseball team takes on Marion County

 

Campbellsville High School baseball team recently traveled to Marion County.

 

In the first of a three-game series, on Wednesday, April 25, CHS fought hard but couldn’t get a win.

 

CHS baseball head coach Blake Milby runs to the dugout, as rain cancels his team’s game vs. Marion County.

CHS students, teachers help save lives

 

Campbellsville High School students and teachers are helping save lives.

 

CHS National Honor Society hosted a blood drive on Friday, May 4.

 

Twenty-five people donated.

 

CHS junior Samantha Mason donates blood.

CHS student completes MTA certification

 

Campbellsville High School senior Christian Berry has completed industry certification to be recognized as a Microsoft Technology Associate.

 

Christian Berry

CHS baseball team drops game to Taylor County

 

Campbellsville High School baseball team recently took on Taylor County.

 

In the third of a three-game series, CHS lost by a score of 2-15.

 

Overall, CHS won the series 2-1.

 

CHS freshman John Orberson, at left, and junior Ryan Kearney run to the dugout.

CHS baseball team defeats Taylor County

 

Campbellsville High School baseball team recently defeated Taylor County.

 

In the second of a three-game series, CHS won by a score of 16-11.

 

And, with the win, the CHS team secured the series win.

 

CHS sophomore Noah Hughes pitches.

CHS student is career ready

 

Campbellsville High School students are working toward becoming college and career ready.

 

Malea Lobb

CHS student participates in mayoral forum

 

Campbellsville High School junior Randy Harris participated in a mayoral forum hosted by Campbellsville University on Tuesday, May 1.

 

Harris was one of four panelists who asked questions during the debate.

 

CHS junior Randy Harris serves as one of four panelists at a Campbellsville mayoral forum hosted by Campbellsville University.

CHS names Leaders of the Week

 

Campbellsville High School recently named its Leaders of the week for the week of April 30.

 

From left are freshman Tristin Faulkner, sophomore Shelby Smith, junior Elizabeth Sullivan and senior Jackson Hunt.

CHS baseball team defeats Taylor County

 

Campbellsville High School baseball team recently defeated Taylor County.

 

In the first of a three-game series, CHS won by a score of 2-1.

 

CHS junior Ryan Kearney pitched for the Eagles, striking out 10 batters.

 

CHS junior Treyce Mattingly, at left, and senior Wyatt Houk celebrate a run.

CHS boys’ tennis team defeats Caverna

 

Campbellsville High School boys’ tennis team recently defeated Caverna.

 

In singles, senior Jackson Hunt won by a score of 8-6.

 

Patrick Walker, a sophomore, also won his match, by scores of 6-2 and 6-3.

 

Campbellsville Middle School eighth-grader Blake Settle hits the ball.

CHS softball team takes on Washington County

 

Campbellsville High School softball team recently took on Washington County.

 

CHS fought hard, but couldn’t get the win.

 

Campbellsville Middle School eighth-grader Olivia Fields looks to score.

CHS baseball team takes Eagle Walk through CES

 

Campbellsville High School baseball team took an Eagle Walk through Campbellsville Elementary School on Friday, April 27.

 

The team took on Holy Cross that evening in the All “A” state sectional game.

 

The players walked through the hallways and high-fived CES students.

 

CHS freshman Jastyn Shively and his teammates high-five CES students.

CHS tennis, track team members honored

 

Campbellsville High School tennis and track team members were honored at the Campbellsville Elementary School assembly on Friday, April 27.

 

The teams have had lots of success this season, and are entering the final few weeks of competition.

 

CHS junior and track team members Taj Sanders high-fives CES students.

CHS students learn about protein synthesis

 

Campbellsville High School AP biology students are learning about protein synthesis.

 

Lauren Bennett’s students are learning about the protein synthesis process and how to identify its parts and their purposes.

 

CHS teacher Lauren Bennett talks to her students about the protein synthesis process.

CHS honors top students

 

Campbellsville High School recently honored its top students.

 

CHS hosted its annual banquet on Sunday, April 22, to honor the students making up the Top 10 percent of their class.

 

The Top 10 percent award is given to students by class based solely on their cumulative GPA.

 

CHS students honored at this year’s Top 10 percent banquet are, from left, front, sophomores Shelby Smith, Gracyne Hash and Zoe McAninch. Second row, sophomores Tristin Lopez, Emily Rodgers and Katelyn Miller. Third row, juniors Myles Murrell, Brandon Greer and Ian McAninch. Fourth row, juniors Elizabeth Sullivan, Reagan Knight and Jeremiah Jackson. Fifth row, seniors Kimberly Harden, Madison Dial and Bryce Richardson. Back, seniors Ryan Wiedewitsch, Alex Doss and Chanson Atkinson. Students who were unable to attend the banquet include sophomores Blake Allen and Conner Riley, junior Ryan Kearney and senior Samuel Kessler.

CHS names Leaders of the Week

 

Campbellsville High School recently named its Leaders of the Week for the week of April 23.

 

From left are freshman Zoie Sidebottom, senior Missy VanOrder, sophomore Jimmy Russell and junior Evan McAninch.

CIS hosts Chamber of Commerce luncheon

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools hosted Campbellsville/Taylor County Chamber of Commerce members for a monthly luncheon recently at the Campbellsville High School gymnasium.

 

Campbellsville elementary, middle and high school Lighthouse Team members and leadership students welcomed guests and waited on tables.

 

CIS Superintendent Kirby Smith thanks Campbellsville/Taylor County Chamber of Commerce members for supporting his students.

CIS students cast in ‘Willy Wonka & The Chocolate Factory’

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools’ students have been cast in the upcoming Campbellsville University production of “Willy Wonka & The Chocolate Factory Jr.”

 

Performances will be Friday, June 8, and Saturday, June 9, at 7 p.m. and Sunday, June 10, at 2:30 p.m. at the CU theater.

The play will be presented as part of a youth theater camp hosted by Town Hall Productions.

 

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CHS tennis players win Heartland Conference championship

 

Campbellsville High School tennis teams competed in the Heartland Conference tennis tournament recently, and the boys’ doubles team won the championship.

 

In the boys’ tournament, doubles partners and seniors Cody Davis and Cass Kidwell won three matches to take home the championship title.

 

CHS boys’ doubles team, senior Cass Kidwell, at left, and his classmate Cody Davis won three rounds to take home the Heartland Conference tennis tournament championship. They are pictured with their coach, Tyler Hardy.

CHS fishing team competes in region tournament

 

Campbellsville High School fishing team competed in the Kentucky High School Athletic Association region tournament on Saturday, April 21, at Green River Lake.

 

CHS seniors Bryce Richardson and Connor Wilson finished 27th, catching four fish, weighing 7 pounds and 14 ounces.

 

CHS freshman Jake Dicken holds his catch, as Campbellsville Middle School seventh-grader Chase Hord watches.

CHS students are college ready

 

Campbellsville High School students are working toward becoming college and career ready.

 

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CHS student wins conservation writing award

 

Campbellsville High School junior Brandon Greer recently won an award for his entry in Taylor County Conservation District’s annual writing contest.

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools’ students have participated in the Jim Claypool Art and Conservation Writing contests for many years.

 

CHS junior Brandon Greer, center, won the Taylor County Conservation District writing contest for his school and received his $40 cash award from Taylor County Conservation District Board Member Barry Smith, at left. Greer’s teacher Lindsay Williams won a $50 prize for classroom supplies.

CIS hires new facilities manager

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools will soon have a new employee taking care of its facilities.

 

CIS Facilities Manager Keith McMahan will retire on Tuesday, June 30, after 25 years of service.

 

Carl Lee, a maintenance worker, will begin working in the position on Wednesday, July 1.

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools Facilities Manager Keith McMahan, at left, will retire on Tuesday, June 31, after 25 years of service. Carl Lee, a maintenance worker, at right, will begin working in the position on Wednesday, July 1.

CHS soccer team to host summer camp

 

Campbellsville High School soccer team will host a camp this summer.

 

The camp is open to children ages 5 to 12, and will be June 4-7 at the Campbellsville Elementary School campus.

 

CHS Soccer Camp Flyer

CHS baseball team wins All ‘A’ championship

 

Campbellsville High School baseball team won the fifth region All “A” Classic tournament championship on Sunday, April 22.

 

CHS defeated Bethlehem to win the title, by a score of 8-3.

 

Treyce Mattingly, a junior, led the Eagles with three hits and three RBIs.

 

CHS baseball team won the fifth region All “A” Classic tournament championship on Sunday, April 22, by defeating Bethlehem. From left, front, are juniors Lane Bottoms, Ryan Kearney and Treyce Mattingly, seniors Wyatt Houk and Ethan Lay, freshman Jastyn Shively, head coach Blake Milby and assistant coach Sarge Pollock. Back, assistant coaches Phil Gowdy, Zach Lewis and Lynn Kearney, sophomores Jimmy Russell and Brennon Wheeler, freshman John Orberson, sophomore Noah Hughes, freshman Tristin Faulkner, sophomore Blake Allen, freshman Arren Hash, sophomore Gavin Johnson and assistant Austin Hash.

CHS baseball team defeats Fort Knox to advance to All ‘A’ championship

 

Campbellsville High School baseball team defeated Fort Knox on Friday, April 20, to advance to the fifth region All “A” Classic tournament championship.

 

Final score was 18-4.

 

CHS junior Lane Bottoms led his team with four hits.

 

CHS freshman Arren Hash smiles as he warms up before the game.

CHS senior finishing high school at Gatton Academy

 

Campbellsville High School senior Samuel Kessler has had a busy school year.

 

Kessler is finishing his high school studies at Western Kentucky University’s Gatton Academy, and has been given several opportunities to participate in and present results from a research project conducted last summer.

 

Campbellsville High School senior Samuel Kessler has had a busy school year. Kessler is finishing his high school studies at Western Kentucky University’s Gatton Academy.

CHS track team wins seventh place

 

Campbellsville High School track teams won seventh place at the Green County All-Comers meet on Thursday, April 19.

 

CHS sophomore Taliyah Hazelwood finished the 100-, 200- and 400-meter dashes in first place.

 

Natalie Caldwell, a junior, finished second in the discus and fifth in shot put.

 

CHS track team wins seventh place

CHS track teams finish 18th at Clash of the Classes

 

Campbellsville High School track teams finished in 18th place at the Clash of the Classes in Bardstown on Saturday, April 14.

 

Twenty-three teams competed.

 

CHS sophomore Taliyah Hazelwood finished in eighth place out of 33 runners in the 100-meter dash.

 

Campbellsville High School track teams finished in 18th place at the Clash of the Classes in Bardstown on Saturday, April 14.

CHS track team finishes third at Heartland Conference

 

Campbellsville High School track team finished third at this year’s Heartland Conference meet.

 

The meet was at Green County High School on Thursday, April 12.

 

CHS sophomore Taliyah Hazelwood finished first in the 100-, 200- and 400-meter dash.

 

CHS track team finished the Heartland Conference meet in third place. From left, front, are junior Natalie Caldwell, freshmen Jake Dicken and Reggie Thomas, Campbellsville Middle School eighth-graders Gabby Skaggs and Abby Brisko, junior Ian McAninch and sophomore Mark Rigsby. Second row, sophomore Jasmine Coro, juniors Joe Pipes, Abbie Dicken and Christa Riggs, Campbellsville Middle School seventh-grader Whitney Frashure and eighth-grader Kitana Taylor. Third row, juniors Evan McAninch and Daesean Vancleave, sophomores Haley Morris and Taliyah Hazelwood and juniors Tristan Johnson, Jackson Hinton and Charlie Pettigrew. Back, sophomore Mikael Vaught and junior Taj Sanders.

CHS boys’ tennis team defeats Central Hardin

 

Campbellsville High School boys’ tennis team recently defeated Central Hardin.

 

Final score was 4-1.

 

CHS sophomore Patrick Walker hits the ball.

CHS softball team defeats Thomas Nelson, Adair County

 

Campbellsville High School softball team recently defeated Thomas Nelson.

 

Final score was 1-0, in eight innings.

 

The team also defeated Adair County, by a score of 10-3.

 

CHS freshman Abi Wiedewitsch looks to run to second.

CHS baseball team wins three-game series against Adair County

 

Campbellsville High School baseball team recently won a three-game series with Adair County.

 

CHS lost the first game, but came back to win the last two.

 

CHS will take on Bethlehem on Sunday, April 22, at 2 p.m. at Fort Knox High School for the All “A” Classic tournament championship.

 

From left, CHS junior Ryan Kearney, freshman John Orberson and sophomore Blake Allen celebrate their win.

CHS to host blood drive

 

Campbellsville High School will host a blood drive on Friday, May 4, from 8:30 a.m. to 2 p.m.

 

Kentucky Blood Center officials will be on hand to help students, teachers, staff members, parents and community members donate.

 

Donors must be at least 17 – 16 with parental consent – to be considered for donation.

 

Blood Drive

CHS students recognized at Board meeting

 

Campbellsville High School senior students were honored at the Campbellsville Board of Education meeting on Monday, April 16.

 

The students will graduate next month, and spoke about their experiences at the school.

 

CHS Principal David Petett recognized the students, and said he has served as their teacher and principal since they were third-graders.

 

“They’re honestly, truly, like children of mine, to be quite honest with you.”

 

CHS Principal David Petett recognizes four of his senior students, from left, Devonte Cubit, Caitlin Bright, Bryce Richardson and Kayla Young.

CHS sophomore to attend leadership institute

 

Campbellsville High School sophomore Lauryn Agathen has been chosen to attend the Entrepreneurial Leadership Institute this summer.

 

Agathen was also selected as an alternate to attend the Rogers Scholars program during summer break.

 

ELI is a program to develop future business leaders and entrepreneurs.

 

Lauryn Agathen

CHS student to attend school for entrepreneurs

 

Campbellsville High School sophomore Cole Kidwell will attend the Governor’s School for Entrepreneurs this summer.

 

Kidwell, who is studying abroad in Denmark, was one of hundreds who applied to attend the prestigious program.

 

Cole Kidwell

CHS physics students learn about electricity

 

Campbellsville High School physics students are learning all about electricity.

 

In Cheryl Dicken’s AP physics class, students are completing an experiment with a circuit board.

 

CHS seniors Jackson Hunt, at left, and Cass Kidwell work on their electricity lab exercise.

CHS students to attend GSP

 

Campbellsville High School juniors Jeremiah Jackson, Reagan Knight, Myles Murrell and Elizabeth Sullivan have been chosen to attend the Governor’s Scholars Program this summer.

 

CHS juniors Ryan Kearney and Treyce Mattingly have been named alternates.

 

The students will attend the GSP program for five weeks this summer.

 

Campbellsville High School juniors Jeremiah Jackson, Reagan Knight, Myles Murrell and Elizabeth Sullivan have been chosen to attend the Governor’s Scholars Program this summer. CHS juniors Ryan Kearney and Treyce Mattingly have been named alternates. From left, front, are Treyce Mattingly, Ryan Kearney and Myles Murrell. Back, Reagan Knight, Jeremiah Jackson and Elizabeth Sullivan.

CHS names Leaders of the Week

 

Campbellsville High School recently named its Leaders of the Week for the week of April 16.

 

From left are senior Chanson Atkinson, freshman Jake Dicken, junior Hayley Stapleton and sophomore Lauryn Agathen.

CIS community partner receives Change Award

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools community partner Campbellsville Police received the Change Award at the Campbellsville Board of Education meeting on Monday, April 16.

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools Superintendent Kirby Smith honors three Change Award winners each month, including a certified and classified employee and a community member.

 

Campbellsville Police Chief Pat Thompson and her staff members received the community Change Award.

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools Superintendent Kirby Smith honored community partner Campbellsville Police with the community Change Award.

CHS softball team defeats Adair County

 

Campbellsville High School softball team recently defeated Adair County.

 

In the varsity match up, CHS won by a score of 11-4.

 

Shallan Philpott, a sophomore, hit a home run for the Lady Eagles.

 

In the junior varsity game, CHS won by a score of 11-8.

 

CHS sophomore Shallan Philpott smiles as she rounds the bases after hitting a home run.

CHS tennis teams defeat Washington County, North Hardin

 

Campbellsville High School tennis teams recently defeated Washington County and North Hardin high schools.

 

The boys’ team defeated Washington County on Monday, April 9, by a score of 3-2.

 

CHS senior Cody Davis hits the ball to his teammate.

CHS softball team takes on Taylor County

 

Campbellsville High School softball team recently took on Taylor County.

 

The Lady Eagles fought hard, but couldn’t get the win.

 

Campbellsville Middle School eighth-grader Jade Wheeler dives for the ball.

CHS baseball team takes on Adair County

 

Campbellsville High School baseball team took on Adair County recently.

 

In the varsity match up, CHS couldn’t get the win.

 

In the junior varsity game, CHS got the win.

 

CHS sophomore Blake Allen throws to first.

CHS softball team plays in All ‘A’ championship

 

Campbellsville High School softball team recently competed in the fifth region All “A” Classic tournament, advancing to the championship game.

 

CHS defeated Bardstown last month to advance to the second round.

 

On Sunday, April 7, CHS defeated Fort Knox by a score of 16-0.

 

In the championship game, CHS fought hard but couldn’t beat Green County.

 

CHS softball assistant coach Zach Durham catches for pitcher Bri Hayes, a Campbellsville Middle School seventh-grader.

CHS Y-Club members honored

 

Campbellsville High School Y-Club members were honored recently for their success this school year.

 

The students were recognized at Campbellsville Elementary School’s assembly on Friday, April 13.

 

CHS Y-Club sponsor Susan Dabney talks to CES students about her club. At left are junior Brandon Greer and sophomore Ben Arachi, who are dressed in their costumes for their cultural display.

CHS students tour UK

 

Campbellsville High School students recently took a tour of the University of Kentucky.

 

The students learned about the academic programs available at the school, and took a tour of the campus.

 

Campbellsville High School students recently took a tour of the University of Kentucky. From left are sophomore Ashalique Adams, freshmen Catlyn Clausen and Samantha Underwood, junior Amanda Dotson, sophomores Jasmine Coro and Danielle Shimek, juniors Jacob Mattingly and Merick Turner, freshman Jonathan Sparks and junior Seth Tindal.

CHS students are college ready

 

Campbellsville High School students are working toward becoming college and career ready.

 

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CHS students score well on ACT exam

 

Campbellsville High School students scored well on the state ACT exam last month.

 

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CHS names Leaders of the Week

 

Campbellsville High School recently named its Leaders of the Week for the week of April 9.

 

From left are freshman Haley Lopez, sophomore Tristin Lopez, junior Treyce Mattingly and senior Caitlin Bright.

CHS tennis team to host fundraiser

 

Campbellsville High School tennis team will host a fundraiser at McDonald’s on Tuesday, April 17.

 

The team will receive a portion of proceeds from inside sales from 5 to 8 p.m.

 

McDonald's.

CHS prom set for Saturday, April 28

 

Campbellsville High School will host its junior and senior prom on Saturday, April 28, at the Taylor County Airport.

 

Prom walk will be from 7:45 to 8:45 p.m.

 

CHS Prom

CHS show choir to present ‘Evolution of Music’

 

Campbellsville High School Show Choir will present its spring concert on Friday, May 11.

 

The concert is entitled “Evolution of Music,” and will include performances of classic songs made popular as music evolved over the past few decades.

 

The performance will begin at 7 p.m. in Hamilton Auditorium, and is free and open to the public.

 

CHS Show Choir

CHS fishing team begins season

 

Campbellsville High School fishing team recently began its season.

 

CHS fishing team members are, from left, front, Campbellsville Middle School seventh-grader Chase Hord and eighth-grader Dakota Harris. Back, freshman Jake Dicken and seniors Connor Wilson, Bryce Richardson, Devonte Cubit and Caleb Hughes. Absent from the photo is senior Tosye Cox.

CHS baseball team defeats Bardstown

 

Campbellsville High School baseball team defeated Bardstown on Friday, April 6, to advance to the second round of the All “A” region tournament.

 

Final score was 6-1.

 

CHS will play in the second round of the tournament on Saturday, April 14, at Fort Knox High School.

 

CHS junior Ryan Kearney throws to first for an out.

CHS students honor female scientists

 

Campbellsville High School students recently developed a showcase to honor female scientists.

 

Campbellsville University education student T.J. Rahill led Lauren Bennett’s biology and integrated science students in celebrating Black History Month and Women’s Month.

 

CHS sophomore Sydney Wilson presents about scientist Rachel Carson.

CHS students complete welding project

 

Campbellsville High School students recently completed a welding project.

 

CHS juniors Chloe Decker and Katelyn Walker recently learned to use a CNC plasma cutter.

 

CHS juniors Katelyn Walker, at left, and Chloe Decker made this metal sign with a CNC plasma cutter.

CHS students complete welding project for baseball field

 

Campbellsville High School sophomore Kelson Griffiths and junior Lane Bottoms recently completed a welding project for the school’s baseball field.

 

Griffiths and Bottoms attend classes at CHS and the Green County Area Technology Center.

 

As a project in their welding class, the two recently made dugout screens for the renovation at the CHS baseball field.

 

CHS junior Lane Bottoms, at left, and sophomore Kelson Griffiths made these dugout screens in their welding class for the school’s baseball field renovation project.

CHS student completes welding project

 

Campbellsville High School junior Chloe Decker recently completed a welding project at the Green County Area Technology Center.

 

Decker attends classes at CHS and the ATC.

 

As a project in her welding class, Decker sketched a spider and then made it out of metal.

 

CHS junior Chloe Decker made this spider as a project in her welding class.

FRYSC to host volunteer training

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools’ Family Resource and Youth Services Center will host volunteer training on Tuesday, April 17.

 

The training will be at the FRYSC Center, which is located at Campbellsville High School, at 10:30 a.m.

 

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CHS students win top awards at state STLP competition

 

Campbellsville High School students brought home several top awards at the state STLP competition.

 

The competition was Thursday, March 29, at the University of Kentucky in Lexington.

 

CHS seniors Austin Fitzgerald and Christian Berry won second place in the NKU Mobile App Design contest.

 

Hayley Stapleton and Elizabeth Sullivan, juniors, won second place in the Podcasting - Telling Your Story competition.

 

And sophomore Zoe McAninch served on the State Social Media team.

 

Campbellsville High School students brought home several top awards at the state STLP competition on Thursday, March 29. From left, front, are sophomore Conner Riley, Campbellsville Middle School sixth-grader Thomas Lucas, junior Ben Arachi, sophomore Zoe McAninch, freshman Zachary Shaw, senior Christian Berry, sixth-grader Nathan McFarland and sophomore Grant Rinehart. Back, junior Celeste Hassman, sophomore Tristin Lopez, sixth-grader Dalton Morris, seventh-grader Ezekiel Bell, sophomore David Silva, junior Brandon Greer, freshman Colin Harris, sixth-grader Jacob Releford, juniors Hayley Stapleton and Elizabeth Sullivan, senior Austin Fitzgerald and juniors Annie Lee and Randy Harris.

CHS baseball team takes on Danville

 

Campbellsville High School baseball team recently took on Danville.

 

Ethan Lay, a senior, and freshman John Orberson hit singles for the Eagles.

 

CHS freshmen Arren Hash and Tristin Faulkner and senior Wyatt Houk pitched for the Eagles.

 

CHS freshman Arren Hash pitches.

CHS softball team defeats Danville

 

Campbellsville High School softball team recently defeated Danville.

 

Final score was 8-3.

 

CHS scored five runs in the bottom of the sixth inning to secure the win.

 

Campbellsville Middle School seventh-grader Jade Wheeler throws the ball.

CHS boys’ tennis team defeats Bethlehem

 

Campbellsville High School girls’ and boys’ tennis teams recently took on Bethlehem and Taylor County.

 

The boys’ team defeated Bethlehem.

 

CHS senior Cody Davis hits the ball.

CHS track teams win at first meets of the season

 

Campbellsville High School track teams performed well at the first two meets of the season.

 

At Green County High School on Thursday, March 15, the girls’ team finished in fifth place and the boys’ team was 10th.

 

Campbellsville Middle School eighth-grader Kitana Taylor runs.

CHS students learn about pollution

 

Campbellsville High School students are learning about pollution in their environmental science class.

 

In their AP class, Mary Jo Hazel’s students are studying the causes of pollution and performed an experiment to test the quality of the water and air.

 

CHS sophomore Zaria Cowan strikes a match and places it inside a jar to test pH level.

CHS students attend ‘A Day in the Visual Arts’ event

 

Campbellsville High School National Art Honor Society students attended “A Day in the Visual Arts” on Monday, March 26, at Campbellsville University.

 

Students toured the university’s art facilities, the Pence-Chowning Art Gallery and the Turner Log Cabin.

 

CHS National Art Honor Society students attending “A Day in the Visual Arts” at Campbellsville University are, from left, front, freshman Jasmine Mitchell, juniors Christina Phipps, Ruby Hatfield and Chloe Decker, freshman Haley Lopez and junior Celeste Hassman. Back, freshmen Noah Mardis and Sierra Releford, junior Annie Lee, sophomore Shallan Philpott, junior Jay Tucker, senior Hye Su Cho, sophomores Tahler Franklin and Aleah Knifley and teacher Jo Ann Harris.

CHS seniors preparing for graduation

 

Campbellsville High School seniors will graduate in a few weeks, and many special activities are planned.

 

Baccalaureate will be Sunday, May 20, at 1 p.m. in Hamilton Auditorium.

 

Class night is set for Tuesday, May 22, at 6:30 p.m. in the CHS gym.

 

And graduation will be Saturday, May 26, at 11 a.m. in Hamilton Auditorium.

 

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CHS student advances to national FCCLA competition

 

Campbellsville High School junior Caleigh Bright has advanced to a national competition.

 

Bright received second place in the Family, Career and Community Leaders of America state STAR events competition.

 

Caleigh Bright

CHS prom tickets on sale

 

Campbellsville High School will host its junior and senior prom on Saturday, April 28, at the Taylor County Airport.

 

Tickets are on sale now.

 

Individual tickets are $25 and couple tickets cost $40.

 

CHS Prom

CHS names Leaders of the Week

 

Campbellsville High School recently named its Leaders of the Week for the week of March 26.

 

From left are senior Wyatt Houk, junior Lane Bottoms, sophomore Taliyah Hazelwood and freshman John Orberson.

CHS band members selling raffle tickets

 

Campbellsville High School band members are selling raffle tickets to raise money for its program.

 

Tickets are $10, and three prizes will be awarded.

 

First prize is $1,000 cash.

 

Second prize is a mountain bike donated by The Spoke Easy.

 

And third prize is a 55-inch television.

 

Raffle

CHS art honor society to host bake sale

 

Campbellsville High School National Art Honor Society members will host a bake sale to raise money for upcoming field trips.

 

The bake sale will be Friday, March 30, at Kroger on Campbellsville Bypass from 1 to 5 p.m.

 

Bake Sale

CHS students to raise money for local animal shelters

 

Campbellsville High School students are raising money to help animals housed at local animal shelters.

 

Family, Career and Community Leaders of America students are hosting a bake sale with a variety of homemade items on Thursday, March 29.

 

Bake Sale

CHS students win awards at KUNA

 

Campbellsville High School students recently attended KUNA, and brought home several awards.

 

CHS Y-Club members, accompanied by sponsor Susan Dabney, attended the Kentucky United Nations Assembly event on March 22-24 at the Galt House in Louisville.

 

Overall, CHS students attending received a Delegation of Excellence award.

 

CHS students pose for a photo in front of their Egypt display. From left are seniors Ryan Wiedewitsch and Alex Doss, sophomore Ben Arachi and seniors Bryce Richardson and Cass Kidwell.

CHS golf players honored

 

Campbellsville High School boys’ golf players were recently honored for their hard work and success this season.

 

Players were honored at a banquet and enjoyed spending time together as a team.

 

Senior players Connor Wilson and Alex Doss were recognized for their dedication to their team.

 

Campbellsville High School boys’ golf players were recently honored for their hard work and success this season. From left are freshman Kameron Smith, sophomore Patrick Walker, coach Cassidy Decker, freshman Colin Harris, juniors Myles Murrell and Layton Hord, senior Alex Doss, junior Casey Hardin and senior Connor Wilson.

CHS girls’ basketball players honored

 

Campbellsville High School girls’ basketball players were recently honored at a banquet for their hard work and dedication this season.

 

CHS seniors Kayla Young, Vonnea Smith, Nena Barnett and Kiyah Barnett received the varsity coaches award, and were thanked for their time with the team.

 

CHS girls’ basketball players were recently honored for their dedication and hard work this historic season. From left, front, are eighth-grader Rylee Petett, freshmen Kenzi Forbis and Abi Wiedewitsch, sophomore Bailey Thompson, eighth-graders Lainey Watson, Bri Gowdy and Kaylyn Smith, juniors Dee Simpson and Malaya Hoskins and assistant coach Debbie Gowdy-Smith. Back, seventh-grader Bri Hayes, head coach Anthony Epps, sophomore Siera Owens, junior Kalisha Murphy, seniors Nena Barnett, Vonnea Smith and Kayla Young, sophomore Katelyn Miller, freshman Catlyn Clausen and assistant coach Katie Wilkerson. Absent from the photo are seventh-grader Antaya Epps, sophomore Isis Coleman and senior Kiyah Barnett.

CHS softball team defeats Bardstown

 

Campbellsville High School softball team recently defeated Bardstown in the first round of the fifth region All “A” Classic tournament.

 

Final score was 5-4.

 

CHS senior Caitlin Bright scores the winning run.

CHS baseball team takes on Greenwood

 

Campbellsville High School baseball team recently took on Greenwood High School in a scrimmage to start the season.

 

CHS fought hard, but couldn’t get the win.

 

CHS sophomore Blake Allen dives back to first base.

CHS softball team defeats Nelson County

 

Campbellsville High School softball team recently defeated Nelson County in a scrimmage to start the season.

 

Final score was 16-7.

 

Campbellsville Middle School seventh-grader Bri Hayes pitches.

CHS boys’ tennis team defeats John Hardin

 

Campbellsville High School boys’ tennis team recently defeated John Hardin.

 

CHS senior Jackson Hunt, sophomore Patrick Walker and Campbellsville Middle School eighth-grader Blake Settle won their singles matches.

 

And seniors Cass Kidwell and Cody Davis won their doubles match.

 

CHS senior Jackson Hunt gets ready for the serve.

CHS tennis team begins season

 

Campbellsville High School tennis team recently began its season with a scrimmage against Taylor County.

 

This year’s tennis teams include nine players.

 

Girls’ players are seniors Sara Farmer and Kimberly Harden and sophomores Samantha Johnson and Victoria Cox.

 

Boys’ team players include eighth-grader Blake Settle, sophomore Patrick Walker and seniors Cody Davis, Cass Kidwell and Jackson Hunt.

 

CHS girls’ tennis team includes, from left, seniors Sara Farmer and Kimberly Harden, coach Bradley Harris and sophomores Victoria Cox and Samantha Johnson.     CHS boys’ tennis team includes, from left, eighth-grader Blake Settle, sophomore Patrick Walker, coach Tyler Hardy and seniors Cody Davis, Cass Kidwell and Jackson Hunt.

CHS baseball team hosts lead-off dinner and auction

 

Campbellsville High School baseball team recently hosted its annual lead-off dinner and auction to raise money for the season.

 

A chicken tender dinner was served, and many local businesses donated items for the auction.

 

In all, the team raised about $6,500.

 

Campbellsville Elementary School kindergartener Landry Brown tries on an Eagles hat.

CHS students have fun during Sharpen the Saw day

 

Campbellsville High School students recently had fun during a Sharpen the Saw day.

 

Students were treated to the day as a reward for their hard work this school year.

 

CHS junior Nick Cowan, at left, and sophomore Kris Releford learn to record music with instructional assistant David Williams. At right, freshman Tierra Bridgewater listens to the song she just recorded.

CHS concert band students prepare for KMEA assessment

 

Campbellsville High School concert band students are preparing for an upcoming performance.

 

Each year, the CHS concert band performs as part of the Kentucky Music Educators Association concert band assessment.

 

The band will perform on Monday, March 26, at John Hardin High School in Elizabethtown.

 

From left, seniors Christian Berry and Austin Fitzgerald and junior Leslie McKenzie play clarinet during a rehearsal for KMEA concert band assessment.

CMS, CHS academic team members honored

 

Campbellsville middle and high school academic team members were recently honored for their success this season.

 

At the Campbellsville Elementary School assembly on Friday, March 23, the academic team members were recognized.

 

CMS academic team coach Steven Gumm recognizes his students.

CHS students make stir fry

 

Campbellsville High School students recently learned to make stir fry.

 

Angie Freeman, expanded foods and nutrition program assistant at Taylor County Extension Office, recently came to CHS to talk to students.

 

In Deanna Campbell’s foods and nutrition classes, Freeman taught students to make their own chicken stir fry.

 

CHS freshman Emily Kerns cuts carrots.

CHS names Leaders of the Week

 

Campbellsville High School recently named its Leaders of the Week for the week of March 19.

 

From left are junior Brooke Tucker, freshman Jonathan Foster, sophomore Mark Rigsby and senior Nena Barnett.

CHS student completes Microsoft Office certification

 

Campbellsville High School freshman Clark Kidwell recently completed Microsoft Office industry certification.

 

Clark Kidwell

CHS student completes Microsoft Office certification

 

Campbellsville High School sophomore Patrick Walker recently completed Microsoft Office industry certification.

 

Patrick Walker

CMS Beta Club to host breakfast fundraiser

 

Campbellsville Middle School Beta Club will host a fundraiser to raise money to attend national convention.

 

The club will host a country ham breakfast on Saturday, April 14, in the Campbellsville High School cafeteria.

 

Breakfast will be from 5 a.m. to noon.

 

CMS Beta Breakfast

CHS soccer players honored

 

Campbellsville High School soccer players were honored recently for their success this season.

 

The team finished its season as All “A” fifth region champions.

 

The win is the first in the team’s history.

 

CHS soccer players were honored at a banquet recently for their success this season. From left, front, are seniors Logan Cole, Cass Kidwell, Jackson Hunt, Bryce Richardson, Cody Davis, Christian Berry and Ethan Lay. Back, head coach Bradley Harris, assistant Matthew Schmuck, freshman Clark Kidwell, Campbellsville Middle School eighth-grader Peyton Dabney, junior Brody Weeks, freshman Jastyn Shively, sophomores Brennon Wheeler David Silva, freshman Tristin Faulkner, eighth-grader Grant Lawson and assistant Malique Spaulding. Absent from the photo are freshman Blase Wheatley, sophomore Mikael Vaught and junior Daniel Johnson.

CIS community partner receives Change Award

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools community partner Jim Miller received the Change Award at the Campbellsville Board of Education meeting on Monday, March 19.

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools Superintendent Kirby Smith honors three Change Award winners each month, including a certified and classified employee and a community member.

 

Miller, along with Taylor County Bank, received the community Change Award.

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools Superintendent Kirby Smith, at left, honors community partner Jim Miller and Taylor County Bank with the community Change Award.

CHS assistant principal receives Change Award

 

Campbellsville High School Assistant Principal Mark “Shiny” Kearney received the Change Award at the Campbellsville Board of Education meeting on Monday, March 19.

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools Superintendent Kirby Smith honors three Change Award winners each month, including a certified and classified employee and a community member.

 

Kearney received the certified Change Award.

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools Superintendent Kirby Smith, at left, honors CHS Assistant Principal Mark “Shiny” Kearney with the certified Change Award.

CIS bus monitor, cafeteria worker receives Change Award

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools bus driver and cafeteria worker Leslie Gaines received the Change Award at the Campbellsville Board of Education meeting on Monday, March 19.

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools Superintendent Kirby Smith honors three Change Award winners each month, including a certified and classified employee and a community member.

 

Gaines received the classified Change Award.

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools Superintendent Kirby Smith, at left, honors bus monitor and CMS and CHS cafeteria worker Leslie Gaines with the classified Change Award.

CIS makes calendar changes

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools’ officials have made changes to the calendar for the 2017-2018 school year.

 

After spring break, and for the three remaining Fridays in April, students will attend class until 3 p.m.

 

Also, students will attend class on Wednesday, May 23, for the final day of the school year.

 

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CHS swim teams finish 14th, 16th

 

Campbellsville High School swim teams recently competed in Shelby County and in Region Three competition in Elizabethtown.

 

The girls’ and boys’ teams finished in 16th place recently in Shelby County.

 

Combined, CHS finished in 20th place.

 

At region competition, the girls’ team finished in 14th place and the boys’ team was 13th. Combined, the CHS team finished 14th.

 

This year’s CHS swim team is, from left, sophomores Aleah Knifley, Emily Rodgers and Gracyne Hash, senior Bryce Richardson, sophomores Gavin Johnson and Isabella Osborne, senior Alex Doss holding Campbellsville Middle School sixth-grader Caleb Holt, junior Brandon Greer and sixth-grader Mollie Bailey. Absent from the photo is junior Natalie Caldwell.

CHS swim teams finish fifth, 10th

 

Campbellsville High School swim teams recently competed in Elizabethtown.

 

The boys’ team finished in fifth place, and the girls’ team was 10th.

 

CHS sophomore Gavin Johnson competes.

CHS swim team competes in Elizabethtown

 

Campbellsville High School swim team recently competed in Elizabethtown.

 

The team combined with other schools to swim as the Heartland All Stars and compete against Elizabethtown High School.

 

CHS junior Natalie Caldwell competes.

CHS SBDM to meet

 

Campbellsville High School Site-Based Decision Making Council will have its regular meeting on Monday, March 19.

 

The meeting will begin at 3:15 p.m. and is open to the public.

 

School Board Meeting

CES students honor CMS, CHS athletes

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students honored some Campbellsville middle and high school students at an assembly on Friday, March 16.

 

CMS eighth-grader and volleyball player Tayler Thompson gives high-fives.     CHS sophomore and swimmer Isabella Osborne gives high-fives.

CHS students named to honor roll

 

Campbellsville High School students were recently named to the honor roll for the third nine-week grading period of the 2017-2018 school year.

 

Honor Roll

CMS, CHS students attend journalism workshop

 

Campbellsville middle and high school students attended the Kentucky High School Journalism Association workshop on Thursday, March 15.

 

Campbellsville University’s Department of Mass Communication sponsors the event, which takes place on the CU campus.

 

Campbellsville middle and high school students attending the Kentucky High School Journalism Association workshop are, from left, front, eighth-grader Myricle Gholston and Gracyne Hash. Second row, eighth-grader Karley Morris and sophomore Zoe McAninch. Back, eighth-grader Blake Settle, senior Austin Fitzgerald and freshman Taylor Knight.

CHS names Leaders of the Week

 

Campbellsville High School recently named its Leaders of the Week for the week of March 12.

 

From left are senior Devonte Cubit, freshman Chloe Cox and sophomore Kaleigh Hunt. Absent from the photo is junior Casey Hardin.

CHS FCA group begins #14-3plus2 initiative

 

Campbellsville High School Fellowship of Christian Athletes members are encouraging their fellow students to perform random acts of kindness.

 

The #14-3plus2 initiative honors the 17 people killed in a school shooting in Florida, and the two killed in a recent shooting in Kentucky.

 

Students and faculty members are encouraged to complete acts of kindness in various ways for 17 other people, 14 students and three adults, and two positive acts for themselves.

 

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CHS students talk about school safety

 

Campbellsville High School students are talking about school safety.

 

On Wednesday, March 14, students gathered together to hear about what CHS staff members are doing to help them stay safe.

 

CHS Principal David Petett spoke to students about some rules that have been implemented recently.

 

CHS Principal David Petett talks to his students about the procedures put in place to keep them safe.

CMS softball team soliciting sponsorships

 

Campbellsville Middle School softball team is soliciting sponsorships to raise money for the upcoming season.

 

Businesses and individuals can sponsor the team, and their logo and name will be printed on a sign posted on the Campbellsville Elementary School campus.

 

Sponsors will also be announced at games.

 

Sponsorship levels are $25, $50, $75 and $100.

 

Eagles Softball

CHS biology students make 3D models

 

Campbellsville High School students are making three-dimensional models in their biology classes.

 

Lauren Bennett’s students are studying the cell membrane, and learning to identify the parts and their functions.

 

CHS freshman Alex Howard makes his 3D cell membrane model.

CHS student completes Microsoft Office certification

 

Campbellsville High School freshman Zachary Shaw recently completed Microsoft Office industry certification.

 

Zachary Shaw

CHS student completes Microsoft Office certification

 

Campbellsville High School freshman Zoe Quackenbush recently completed Microsoft Office industry certification.

 

Zoe Quackenbush

CIS to host public forum on school safety

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools is working with local law enforcement to host a public forum to discuss school safety.

 

The forum will be Tuesday, March 20, at 6 p.m. in Hamilton Auditorium.

 

The event is free and open to the public, and all CIS parents are urged to attend.

 

Safety Forum

CIS cancels school, Board meeting on Monday, March 12

 

Because of winter weather, there will be no school or Board meeting today, Monday, March 12, for Campbellsville Independent Schools.

 

Tonight's regular Campbellsville Board of Education meeting has been postponed to Monday, March 19, at 6 p.m. at the CHS gym. An agenda for the special meeting will be set at a later date.

 

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CHS boys’ basketball team takes on John Hardin

 

Campbellsville High School boys’ basketball team recently took on John Hardin in the semi-final round of the 5th region tournament.

 

The CHS team is this year’s 20th District tournament runners-up, advancing to the 5th region tournament for the first time since 2010.

 

CHS defeated Bardstown in the first round by a score of 57-55 to advance to the semi-finals.

 

The team fought hard against John Hardin, but couldn’t get the win.

 

CHS junior Taj Sanders looks for a teammate.

CHS boys’ basketball team defeats Bardstown

 

Campbellsville High School boys’ basketball team recently defeated Bardstown in the first round of the 5th region tournament.

 

The CHS team is this year’s 20th District tournament runners-up, advancing to the 5th region tournament for the first time since 2010.

 

Final score of the Bardstown game was 57-55.

 

CHS senior Connor Wilson cheers as his team wins the game.

Superheroes visit CES

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students were recently visited by some special guests.

 

Captain America, Hulk and Iron Man came to CES on Friday, March 9, to see students and play some basketball.

 

From left, Hulk, Iron Man and Captain America give high-fives.

CHS basketball players honored

 

Campbellsville High School basketball players were honored recently for their success this season.

 

The players were recognized at Campbellsville Elementary School’s assembly on Friday, March 9.

 

CHS girls’ basketball head coach Anthony Epps introduces his senior players, including Kiyah Barnett, Nena Barnett, Kayla Young and Vonnea Smith.     CHS boys’ basketball head coach Tim Davis introduces his players.

CHS students, teachers help save lives

 

Campbellsville High School students and teachers are helping save lives.

 

CHS National Honor Society hosted a blood drive on Friday, March 9.

 

Nearly 40 people donated.

 

CHS junior Dee Simpson donates.

CMS, CHS students exhibit artwork

 

Campbellsville middle and high school students are displaying their artwork at the Taylor County Public Library.

 

In honor of March being recognized as Youth Art Month, the library is hosting an exhibit of artwork made by CMS and CHS art teacher Jo Ann Harris’s students.

 

The work will be on display through Thursday, March 15.

 

CMS sixth-grader Alexis Sharp looks at her artwork with her grandfather Greg.

CHS student completes expert certification

 

Campbellsville High School junior Annie Lee recently completed an expert certification.

 

Lee completed Microsoft Office Specialist Expert certification in Microsoft Word 2016.

 

Annie Lee

CHS names Leaders of the Week

 

Campbellsville High School recently named its Leaders of the Week for the week of March 5.

 

From left are freshman Nick Drew, junior Annie Lee and sophomore Patrick Walker. Absent from the photo is senior Makala Antle.

CHS basketball coaches inducted into Hall of Fame

 

Campbellsville High School’s basketball coaches are now part of an elite group of coaches.

 

Tim Davis, who coaches the boys’ team, and Anthony Epps, the girls’ head coach, were inducted into the 5th Region Athletic Director’s Hall of Fame in a special ceremony at Marion County High School on Tuesday, March 6.

 

CHS girls’ basketball head coach Anthony Epps, at left, and CHS boys’ basketball head coach Tim Davis were induced into the 5th Region Athletic Director’s Hall of Fame in a special ceremony at Marion County High School on Tuesday, March 6.

CHS students are college ready

 

Campbellsville High School students are working toward becoming college and career ready.

 

Based on their scores from the ACT exam last month, several students are now college ready.

 

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CHS girls’ basketball team takes on Nelson County in region tournament

 

Campbellsville High School girls’ basketball team took on Nelson County in the first round of the 5th region tournament on Monday, Feb. 26.

 

CHS fought hard, but couldn’t get the win.

 

CHS senior Kiyah Barnett plays defense.

CHS boys’ basketball players take Eagle Walk

 

Campbellsville High School boys’ basketball players took an Eagle Walk through Campbellsville Elementary School on Wednesday, Feb. 28.

 

The team took on Bardstown on Wednesday, Feb. 28, in the first round of the 5th region tournament.

 

CHS boys’ basketball head coach Tim Davis high-fives CES students during the Eagle Walk.

CHS cheerleaders honored

 

Campbellsville High School cheerleaders were honored at the Campbellsville Elementary School assembly on Friday, March 2.

 

Cheerleaders have the longest season of any team at CHS, and were honored and thanked for supporting the CHS athletes.

 

CHS sophomore Isabella Osborne, at left, and freshman Carly Adams lead CES students in a cheer.

CHS STEM Club students build solar vehicle

 

Campbellsville High School STEM Club members met recently to discuss new technologies and have fun together.

 

As an activity, students worked as a team to build a solar vehicle robot.

 

CHS junior Myles Murrell reads instructions as he and his fellow STEM Club members build a solar vehicle robot.

CHS hosts prayer circle

 

Campbellsville High School students and teachers recently gathered to pray together.

 

On Thursday, March 1, the school hosted a prayer circle.

 

CHS hosted a prayer circle on Thursday, March 1. From left are CHS teachers Cheryl Dicken, Lauren Bennett and Jo Ann Harris.

CHS names Leaders of the Week

 

Campbellsville High School recently named its Leaders of the Week for the week of Feb. 26.

 

From left are junior Keidlan Boils, sophomore Ketayah Taylor and freshman Kenzi Forbis. Absent from the photo is senior Ryan Wiedewitsch.

CES custodian honored with Eagle Walk

 

Campbellsville Elementary School custodial worker Daryl Ford has retired after 27 years of service.

 

Before he left CES on Wednesday, Feb. 28, which was his last day of work, students and teachers were given a chance to say goodbye.

 

Ford was honored with an Eagle Walk through the CES building.

 

CES custodian Daryl Ford is honored with an Eagle Walk on Wednesday, Feb. 28, which was his last day of work before retirement.

CHS boys’ basketball team is 20th District tournament runners-up

 

Campbellsville High School boys’ basketball team is 20th District tournament runners-up.

 

The team defeated Taylor County in the first round of the tournament on Thursday, Feb. 22, to advance to the championship game.

 

In the 20th District tournament championship game on Saturday, Feb. 24, CHS fought hard but lost to Adair County.

 

Campbellsville High School boys’ basketball team is 20th District tournament runners-up. From left are freshmen John Orberson and Tristin Faulkner, seniors Logan Cole, Chanson Atkinson, Toyse Cox and Connor Wilson, sophomore Noah Hughes, senior Ethan Lay, junior Taj Sanders, sophomore Malachi Corley, freshmen Arren Hash and Kameron Smith, junior Davon Cecil and sophomores Mark Rigsby and Mikael Vaught.

CHS baseball team selling shirts

 

Campbellsville High School baseball team is selling t-shirts for the upcoming season.

 

The shirts feature the team’s new logo, and are available in several styles.

 

CHS Baseball

CHS FCCLA group collecting donations for homeless shelter

 

Campbellsville High School Family, Career and Community Leaders of America students are collecting food items for the local homeless shelter.

 

All non-perishable food items will be accepted through Friday, March 9.

 

Some suggested items are canned foods, Hamburger Helper, pasta, cereal, peanut butter, juice, shelf stable milk, boxed chips and crackers.

 

Food Drive

Important Message from Superintendent Kirby Smith

 

Please read this important message from Superintendent Kirby Smith.

 

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CMS, CHS students host poetry café

 

Campbellsville middle and high school students are writing poetry and recently presented their poems to their classmates.

 

In their English classes, Tyler Hardy’s students are asked to write several types of poems, including slam poems, I Am poems, haikus, Where I’m From poems, lyric poems and many more.

 

After their poems were finished, students presented them in a Poetry Café setting.

 

Campbellsville High School freshman Nick Drew reads his poetry.

CHS show choir to present ‘Evolution of Music’

 

Campbellsville High School Show Choir will present its spring concert on Friday, April 20, and Saturday, April 21.

 

The concert is entitled “Evolution of Music,” and will include performances of classic songs made popular as music evolved over the past few decades.

 

Performances will begin at 7 p.m. in Hamilton Auditorium.

 

They are free and open to the public.

 

CHS Show Choir

Important Message from Superintendent Kirby Smith

 

Please read this important message from CIS Superintendent Kirby Smith.

 

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CMS students participate in all-district band

 

Campbellsville Middle School students were recently chosen to participate in Kentucky Music Educators Association all-district band.

 

Sixth-grader Zachary Akin and seventh-grader Tyler Booth were chosen to play alto saxophone and tuba, respectively, with the all-district band, during a clinic on Friday, Feb. 23, and Saturday, Feb. 24.

 

CMS sixth-grader Zachary Akin plays alto saxophone with the KMEA all-district band.     CMS seventh-grader Tyler Booth plays tuba with the KMEA all-district band.

CHS girls’ basketball players take Eagle Walk

 

Campbellsville High School girls’ basketball players took an Eagle Walk through Campbellsville Elementary School on Monday, Feb. 26.

 

The team will take on Nelson County on Monday, Feb. 26, in the first round of the 5th region tournament.

 

The game begins at 6 p.m. at Central Hardin High School in Elizabethtown.

 

Tickets are $7 for adults and $5 for students. There are no advance sales.

 

CHS girls’ basketball assistant coach Katie Wilkerson and her players high-five CES students.

CHS baseball team to host annual lead-off dinner and auction

 

Campbellsville High School baseball team will host its 12th annual lead-off dinner and auction on Saturday, March 3, at the CHS gym.

 

Dinner will begin at 6:30 p.m., with the auction to follow.

 

The menu will include chicken tenders and sides.

 

Tickets are $10.

 

CHS Baseball

CHS FCCLA group collecting donations for homeless shelter

 

Campbellsville High School Family, Career and Community Leaders of America students are collecting food items for the local homeless shelter.

 

All non-perishable food items will be accepted through Friday, March 2.

 

 

Food Drive

Lady Eagles to take on Nelson County in 5th region tournament

 

Campbellsville High School Lady Eagles will take on Nelson County on Monday, Feb. 26, in the first round of the 5th region tournament.

 

The game begins at 6 p.m. at Central Hardin High School in Elizabethtown.

 

Tickets are $7 for adults and $5 for students. There are no advance sales.

 

Lady Eagles

CHS girls’ basketball team is 20th District tournament champions

 

Campbellsville High School girls’ basketball team is this year’s 20th District tournament champions.

 

CHS took on Marion County in the championship game on Friday, Feb. 23, and won by a score of 51-41.

 

In addition to the championship win, the CHS team also advances to the 5th region tournament.

 

This will be the CHS team’s first region appearance since 2002.

 

CHS girls’ basketball players are this year’s 20th District tournament champions. From left, front, are assistant coach Katie Wilkerson, junior Dee Simpson, Campbellsville Middle School eighth-grader Bri Gowdy, sophomore Bailey Thompson, junior Kalisha Murphy, Campbellsville Middle School eighth-grader Rylee Petett, freshman Abi Wiedewitsch and assistant coach Natalia Warren. Back, head coach Anthony Epps, junior Malaya Hoskins, sophomore Katelyn Miller, seniors Vonnea Smith, Kayla Young, Nena Barnett and Kiyah Barnett, eighth-grader Kaylyn Smith, freshman Kenzi Forbis, eighth-grader Lainey Watson, freshman Catlyn Clausen and assistant coach Debbie Gowdy-Smith.

CHS boys’ basketball team defeats Taylor County, to play in District championship

 

Campbellsville High School boys’ basketball team defeated Taylor County in the first round of the 20th District tournament, and advances to the championship game.

 

CHS beat Taylor County on Thursday, Feb. 22, by a score of 58-50.

 

This is the third time CHS has defeated Taylor County this season.

 

With the win, CHS also advances to the 5th region tournament.

 

CHS senior Chanson Atkinson receives congratulations after the game.

CHS students study bacteria

 

Campbellsville High School students are studying how bacteria grows.

 

In Lauren Bennett’s biology classes, students are learning about where bacteria can be found, its purpose and how it grows.

 

As a laboratory exercise, students recently collected some bacteria and will watch it grow over the next several days.

 

CHS sophomore Shallan Philpott swabs her cheek as freshman Carly Adams, at left, and sophomore Ketayah Taylor watch.

FRYSC to host volunteer training

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools’ Family Resource and Youth Services Center will host volunteer training on Tuesday, March 13.

 

The training will be at the FRYSC Center, which is located at Campbellsville High School, at 10 a.m.

 

Training

FRYSC Advisory Council to meet

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools Family Resource and Youth Services Center Advisory Council will have its regular meeting on Thursday, April 19, at noon.

 

Calendar

Important message from CIS Superintendent Kirby Smith

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools is investigating the report of a message written in a bathroom stall at the Campbellsville High School campus.

 

The message was not a direct threat to any student or staff member.

 

However, in light of recent events at public schools, we felt the need to increase security and notify parents of the incident.

 

The safety of all CIS students and staff members is always a top priority.

 

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CIS honors Brockman family

 

Bobby Brockman’s seat at the Campbellsville High School gymnasium now belongs to his family.

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools honored Brockman, who was sports editor at Central Kentucky News-Journal when he died last month, before the CHS boys’ basketball game on Thursday, Feb. 22.

 

Brockman always sat in the same seat when attending athletic events in the CHS gym.

 

After his death, his seat was removed from the gym and later made into a bench.

 

Bobby Brockman’s family is presented a bench that was made out of his seat at the Campbellsville High School gymnasium. Pictured with CIS Superintendent Kirby Smith, in back, at left, and CHS Principal David Petett, are, from left, Brockman’s daughter Rachel, his wife Sonja and his daughter Melanie holding his granddaughter Eden. Absent from the photo is Brockman’s daughter Savanna, who is a sophomore at CHS.

CHS students create Pop Art

 

Campbellsville High School art students are creating their own Pop Art.

 

In Jo Ann Harris’s classes, students are studying Peter Max’s artwork, and making their own art in his style.

 

Max is a German-born American illustrator and graphic artist, known for the use of psychedelic shapes, cosmic imagery and bright color palettes.

 

CHS senior Shailyn Fields paints her Pop Art.

CHS names Leaders of the Week

 

Campbellsville High School recently named its Leaders of the Week for the week of Feb. 19.

 

From left are sophomore Malachi Corley, junior Celeste Hassman, freshman Catlyn Clausen and senior Hye Sue Cho.

CHS girls’ basketball team to play in 20th District tournament championship

 

Campbellsville High School girls’ basketball team will play in the 20th District varsity tournament championship game on Friday, Feb. 23.

 

CHS defeated Adair County in the first round of the tournament on Tuesday, Feb. 20.

 

With the win, the team also advances to play in the 5th region tournament, which is scheduled for the week of Feb. 26 at Central Hardin High School in Elizabethtown.

 

This will be the CHS girls’ basketball team’s first appearance in the 5th region tournament since 2002.

 

Campbellsville Middle School eighth-grader Bri Gowdy plays defense.

CHS students tour Oak Ridge National Laboratory

 

Campbellsville High School students recently took a tour of the Oak Ridge National Laboratory in Tennessee.

 

A group of about 40 computer science, environmental science and physics students attended the trip to see supercomputers, 3D printers and a high flux isotope reactor.

 

Students toured the facility, which is managed by the UT-Battelle for the U.S. Department of Energy, and heard several presentations about environmental sciences and manufacturing.

 

Campbellsville High School students recently took a tour of the Oak Ridge National Laboratory in Tennessee. From left, front, are sophomores Ben Arachi, Zaria Cowan and Gavin Johnson and senior Jasmine Cox. Second row, sophomores Grant Rinehart and Shelby Smith and senior Sydney Jeong. Third row, sophomores Gracyne Hash and Alli Wilson and junior Celeste Hassman. Fourth row, sophomores Katelyn Miller and Emily Rodgers and senior Hye Su Cho. Fifth row, seniors Austin Fitzgerald, Vivian Brown and Haley Fitch. Sixth row, seniors Missy Vanorder, Sara Farmer, Jackson Hunt, Madison Dial and Cass Kidwell. Back, seniors Ryan Wiedewitsch, Christan Berry and Alex Doss.

CHS band students participate in WKU honors band

 

Campbellsville High School band members were recently chosen to participate in a statewide honors band clinic.

 

Five students were chosen to participate in the Western Kentucky University Honors Band Clinic, hosted on Jan. 18-20 in Bowling Green.

 

Students participating include seniors Chaz Babbs and Tiffany Kane, juniors Brandon Greer and Ruby Hatfield and sophomore Conner Riley.

 

CHS students chosen to participate in the Western Kentucky University Honors Band Clinic include, from left, sophomore Conner Riley, senior Chaz Babbs, junior Brandon Greer, senior Tiffany Kane and junior Ruby Hatfield.

CHS band students participate in CU honors band

 

Campbellsville High School band students recently participated in the Campbellsville University Honors Band program.

 

The students attended rehearsals on the CU campus on Thursday, Feb. 15, and Friday, Feb. 16.

 

CHS students chosen to participate include senior Chaz Babbs and juniors Brandon Greer and Nick Cowan.

 

Campbellsville High School band students recently participated in the Campbellsville University Honors Band program. From left are junior Brandon Greer, band director Zach Shelton, junior Nick Cowan and senior Chaz Babbs.

CHS makes change to morning drop-off procedures

 

Campbellsville High School is making a change to its morning drop-off procedures.

 

Beginning on Monday, Feb. 26, students should be dropped off and enter the school through the main office doors only.

 

The main doors are located at the front entrance to Paul J. Coop gymnasium.

 

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CHS tennis team to host fundraiser

 

Campbellsville High School tennis team will host a fundraiser at Gatti’s Pizza on Thursday, Feb. 22.

 

The team will receive a portion of proceeds from inside sales and pickup orders from 11 a.m. to 9:30 p.m.

 

Eagle Tennis

CHS welding students win awards

 

Campbellsville High School welding students recently won awards at region competition, and, as a result, now advance to state competition.

 

CHS junior Lane Bottoms won first place and sophomore Kelson Griffiths took home second in the SkillsUSA Region 14 welding 1 competition in Somerset.

 

CHS junior Lane Bottoms, at right, won first place and sophomore Kelson Griffiths took home second in the SkillsUSA Region 14 welding 1 competition in Somerset, and now advance to state competition.

CHS boys’ basketball teams defeat Nelson County

 

Campbellsville High School boys’ basketball teams defeated Nelson County on Friday, Feb. 16.

 

In the junior varsity game, CHS won by a score of 62-48.

 

The varsity match up was a very close game, but CHS was victorious.

 

Final score was 70-68.

 

CHS freshman John Orberson fights for the ball.

CHS boys’ JV basketball team is 20th District tournament champs

 

Campbellsville High School boys’ junior varsity basketball team has won the 20th District tournament championship.

 

CHS hosted the tournament on Saturday, Feb. 10.

 

The CHS team took on Adair County in the first round, winning easily by a score of 60-39.

 

To win the championship, CHS defeated Marion County by a score of 69-49.

 

Campbellsville High School boys’ junior varsity basketball team has won the 20th District tournament championship. The team defeated Adair and Marion counties on Saturday, Feb. 10, to win the title. From left are assistant coach Chris “Scoop” Smith, junior Spencer Swafford, freshman Arren Hash, sophomores Mark Rigsby and Mikael Vaught, assistant coach Chris “Peewee” Smith, junior Davon Cecil, sophomore Noah Hughes, Campbellsville Middle School seventh-grader Deondre Weathers, freshmen Tristin Faulkner, Kameron Smith and John Orberson and assistant coach Will Griffin.

CHS girls’, boys’ basketball teams take on Washington County

 

Campbellsville High School girls’ and boys’ varsity basketball teams recently took on Washington County.

 

In the girls’ game, CHS won by a score of 53-36.

 

And in the boys’ match up, CHS lost a very close game by a score of 65-69.

 

CHS senior Nena Barnett blocks a shot.     CHS freshman John Orberson tries to steal.

CHS girls’ basketball team takes on Casey County

 

Campbellsville High School girls’ varsity basketball team recently took on Casey County.

 

CHS fought until the end, but didn’t get the win.

 

Final score was 29-66.

 

Campbellsville Middle School eighth-grader Bri Gowdy drives the ball.

CHS girls’ basketball team takes on Bethlehem

 

Campbellsville High School girls’ basketball team took on Bethlehem recently.

 

In the junior varsity game, CHS was the winner. Final score was 50-29.

 

In the varsity match up, CHS lost a close game by a score of 40-45.

 

CHS senior Kiyah Barnett drives the ball.

CHS varsity basketball teams pick up homecoming wins

 

Campbellsville High School girls’ and boys’ varsity basketball teams recently defeated Thomas Nelson.

 

CHS took on the team on homecoming night.

 

In the girls’ game, CHS won by a score of 51-46. The CHS boys’ team won by a score of 77-55.

 

Campbellsville Middle School eighth-grader Bri Gowdy plays defense.     CHS freshman Arren Hash looks to pass.

CHS girls’ JV basketball team defeats Hart County

 

Campbellsville High School girls’ basketball team recently took on Hart County.

 

In the junior varsity match up, CHS was victorious.

 

Final score was 41-35.

 

CHS senior Vonnea Smith, at left, and freshman Abi Wiedewitsch fight for the ball.

CHS basketball teams take on Bardstown

 

Campbellsville High School varsity girls’ and boys’ basketball teams recently took on Bardstown in the first round of the fifth region All “A” classic.

 

In the girls’ match up, CHS battled but couldn’t get the win. Final score was 41-56.

 

In the boys’ game, CHS lost a very close game by one point. Final score was 65-66.
 

 

CHS senior Nena Barnett drives the ball.     CHS senor Logan Cole shoots around a Bardstown defender.

CHS senior athletes honored

 

Campbellsville High School senior athletes were honored on Friday, Feb. 16.

 

From left, CHS boys’ basketball senior players Chanson Atkinson, Connor Wilson, Ethan Lay, Toyse Cox and Logan Cole are pictured with head coach Tim Davis as they are honored for their dedication to their team.     CHS cheerleader Annie Lee, an exchange student from Thailand, is honored. She is pictured with cheerleading coaches Lisa Wiseman, at left, and Nikki Price, and her host mother, Kathleen Lesperance.

 

CHS senior golf players Connor Wilson, at left, and Alex Doss are pictured with boys’ golf coach Cassidy Decker.     CHS senior bowling team members Haley Fitch, at left, and Vivian Brown are pictured with head coach Stephen Tucker.

CHS bowling team members honored

 

Campbellsville High School bowling team members were honored at the Campbellsville Elementary School assembly on Friday, Feb. 16.

 

The team recently completed its season at the Kentucky High School Athletic Association region competition in Elizabethtown.

 

CHS bowling head coach Stephen Tucker introduces his team members.

Health department to host clinic for CIS students

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools’ students are invited to attend an immunization clinic at Taylor County Health Department on Monday, Feb. 19.

 

The clinic will be from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. for students to receive the Hepatitis A vaccination.

 

The Hepatitis A vaccine will be available during the clinic on a first come, first served basis, and will be provided for free.

 

Vaccinations

CHS student advances to state STLP competition

 

Campbellsville High School sophomore Zoe McAninch has advanced to next month’s state STLP competition.

 

Students attended the Regional Showcase at the University of Louisville on Friday, Nov. 17.

 

McAninch competed in the online infographic category, and judging for that competition was recently completed.

 

As a result of her score of 49 out of 50 points, McAninch has been invited to participate in the state competition.

 

CHS sophomore Zoe McAninch recently learned that she will compete in the infographic competition at the state STLP competition next month. At the regional showcase in November, she was also chosen to serve on the social media service team.

CMS, CHS student artwork to be displayed

 

Campbellsville middle and high school student artwork will be displayed at the Taylor County Public Library next month.

 

In honor of March being recognized as Youth Art Month, the library will host an exhibit of artwork made by CMS and CHS art teacher Jo Ann Harris’s students.

 

The exhibit will begin with an opening reception on Friday, March 2, from 5 to 7 p.m.

 

CMS CHS Art Exhibit

CHS student completes Microsoft Office certification

 

Campbellsville High School senior Hye Su Cho recently completed Microsoft Office industry certification.

 

Hye Su Cho

CIS superintendent named KMEA administrator of the year

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools Superintendent Kirby Smith has received an award from the Kentucky Music Educators Association for his support of the arts.

 

Smith recently received the 4th District KMEA Administrator of the Year award for 2017-2018.

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools Superintendent Kirby Smith has received 4th District Kentucky Music Educators Association Administrator of the Year award for 2017-2018. Campbellsville High School band director Zach Shelton, at left, nominated Smith for the award, and he and Campbellsville Elementary School music teacher Cyndi Chadwick, second from left, and Campbellsville Middle School music teacher Jessica Floyd, at right, spoke at the 4th District fall meeting about how Smith strongly supports all the CIS arts programs.

CHS names Leaders of the Week

 

Campbellsville High School recently named its Leaders of the Week for the week of Feb. 12.

 

From left are freshman Kylar Cox, sophomore Shelby Hunt, senior Vivian Brown and junior Ian McAninch.

CIS alumnus, parent receives Change Award

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools alumnus and parent Amanda McNeill received the Change Award at the Campbellsville Board of Education meeting on Monday, Feb. 12.

 

CIS Superintendent Kirby Smith honors three Change Award winners each month, including a certified and classified employee and a community member.

 

McNeill, who graduated from Campbellsville High School and now has children attending Campbellsville elementary, middle and high schools, received the community Change Award.

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools Superintendent Kirby Smith, at left, honors CIS alumnus and parent Amanda McNeill with the community Change Award.

CMS, CHS head custodian receives Change Award

 

Campbellsville middle and high school head custodian David Mardis received the Change Award at the Campbellsville Board of Education meeting on Monday, Feb. 12.

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools Superintendent Kirby Smith honors three Change Award winners each month, including a certified and classified employee and a community member.

 

Mardis received the classified Change Award.

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools Superintendent Kirby Smith, at left, honors CMS and CHS head custodian David Mardis with the classified Change Award.

Advertising packages available for 20th District basketball tournaments

 

Campbellsville High School will host the girls’ and boys’ 20th District varsity basketball tournaments next week, to be played on Feb. 20 through Feb. 24.

 

CHS athletics personnel are selling advertisements for the tournament, offered in three packages.

 

CHS Gym Projection Screens

CHS boys’ basketball freshman team takes on Marion County

 

Campbellsville High School boys’ freshman basketball team recently took on Marion County.

 

The teams squared off on Saturday, Feb. 3, in the first round of the 20th District tournament.

 

CHS freshman John Orberson scores two points.

CHS girls’ JV basketball team wins District tournament

 

Campbellsville High School girls’ junior varsity basketball team is this year’s 20th District tournament champions.

 

CHS hosted the tournament on Wednesday, Feb. 7.

 

The team defeated Marion County by a score of 37-30 to advance to the championship game.

 

To win the tournament, CHS defeated Taylor County by a score of 30-19.

 

Campbellsville High School girls’ junior varsity basketball team is this year’s 20th District tournament champions. From left, front, are sophomore Bailey Thompson, Campbellsville Middle School eighth-graders Rylee Petett, Bri Gowdy and Lainey Watson and sophomore Isis Coleman. Back, coach Debbie Gowdy-Smith, junior Dee Simpson, coach Katie Wilkerson, freshman Kenzi Forbis, sophomore Kalisha Murphy, junior Malaya Hoskins, sophomores Katelyn Miller and Siera Owens, freshman Abi Weidewitsch, coach Natalia Warren and freshman Catlyn Clausen.

CIS honors the late Bobby Brockman

 

There will forever be an empty seat at the Campbellsville High School gymnasium.

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools is paying tribute to the late Bobby Brockman, who was sports editor at Central Kentucky News-Journal when he died last month.

 

Brockman graduated from CHS in 1974, and attended countless sporting events in the gymnasium in his role as sports editor.

 

The section of bleachers where the late Bobby Brockman always sat in the CHS gym has been removed, and a plaque has been hung in its place.

CHS senior girls’ basketball players honored

 

Campbellsville High School senior girls’ basketball players were honored recently for their hard work and dedication to their team.

 

CHS defeated Washington County on Thursday, Feb. 8, by a score of 53-36.

 

After the game, which was the final home game of the season, senior players Vonnea Smith, Kayla Young, Nena Barnett and Kiyah Barnett were recognized.

 

CHS girls’ basketball players pose for a photo with senior players Vonnea Smith, Kayla Young and Nena Barnett.

CHS students are college, career ready

 

Campbellsville High School students are working toward becoming college and career ready.

 

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CHS names Leaders of the Week

 

Campbellsville High School recently named its Leaders of the Week for the week of Feb. 5.

 

From left are sophomore Gavin Johnson, freshman Riley Rainwater, junior Kalisha Murphy and senior Cody Davis.

CHS to host varsity basketball district tournaments

 

Campbellsville High School will host this year’s varsity basketball 20th district tournaments.

 

The girls’ tournament will be played on Tuesday, Feb. 20, with the championship game Friday, Feb. 23.

 

And the boys’ tournament will be played on Wednesday, Feb. 21, and Thursday, Feb. 22, with the championship game on Saturday, Feb. 24.

 

Basketball Tournaments

CHS students spread the word about Campbellsville Independent Schools

 

Campbellsville High School students are continuing their Eagle News Team broadcasts, after taking a break for the holidays.

 

The team, which gathers news and upcoming events for Campbellsville Independent Schools, hosts shows on three local radio stations.

 

The team is working with local radio stations Q-104, K-Country and WLCU to deliver news to the Taylor County community.

 

CHS News Team members for the 2017-2018 school year are, from left, front, sophomores Zoe McAninch and Gracyne Hash. Back, sophomore Gavin Johnson and senior Austin Fitzgerald.

CHS yearbooks on sale now

 

Campbellsville High School yearbooks are on sale now.

 

Yearbooks for the 2017-2018 school year are on sale for $40 each.

 

Yearbooks

CHS to host blood drive

 

Campbellsville High School will host a blood drive on Friday, March 9, from 8:30 a.m. to 2 p.m.

 

Kentucky Blood Center officials will be on hand to help students, teachers, staff members, parents and community members donate.

 

Donors must be at least 17 – 16 with parental consent – to be considered for donation.

 

Blood Drive

CHS hosts parent-teacher conferences

 

Campbellsville High School hosted parent-teacher conferences on Monday, Feb. 5.

 

Teachers were available to meet with students and their parents to discuss grades from the third nine-week grading period.

 

The third nine-week grading window ends on Friday, March 9.

 

CHS teacher Tyler Hardy talks with a parent.

CHS sophomores named to honor band

 

Campbellsville High School sophomores Abie Angel and Conner Riley were recently chosen to play with an all-district honor band.

 

Angel, a French horn player, and Riley, a baritone player, auditioned for the freshman/sophomore Kentucky Music Educators Association fourth district concert band.

 

Campbellsville High School sophomores Abie Angel, at left, and Conner Riley, were recently named to the freshman/sophomore Kentucky Music Educators Association fourth district concert band.

CHS to host junior varsity basketball tournaments

 

Campbellsville High School will host this year’s girls’ and boys’ 20th District junior varsity basketball tournaments.

 

The girls’ tournament is set for Wednesday, Feb. 7, in the CHS gym.

 

The boys’ tournament is scheduled for Saturday, Feb. 10, at the CHS gym.

 

Basketball Tournaments

CHS varsity basketball teams take on Marion County

 

Campbellsville High School girls’ and boys’ varsity basketball teams recently took on Marion County.

 

The girls’ team will host Casey County on Monday, Feb. 5, in junior varsity and varsity match ups. Game time is 6 p.m. in the CHS gym.

 

The boys’ team travels to Caverna High School on Tuesday, Feb. 6, for junior varsity and varsity games.

 

CHS senior Nena Barnett plays defense.     CHS seniors Chanson Atkinson, at left, and Ethan Lay play defense.

CHS girls’ freshman basketball team is 20th District tournament champs

 

Campbellsville High School girls’ freshman basketball team has won the 20th District tournament championship.

 

CHS hosted the tournament on Wednesday, Jan. 31.

 

The CHS team took on Adair County in the first round, winning easily by a score of 42-15.

 

CHS played Marion County in the tournament championship game, and won by a score of 45-41.

 

CHS girls’ freshman basketball team won the 20th District tournament on Wednesday, Jan. 31. From left, front, are assistant coach Katie Wilkerson and Campbellsville Middle School eighth-graders Bri Gowdy and Rylee Petett. Back, assistant coach Debbie Gowdy-Smith, Campbellsville Middle School seventh-grader Antaya Epps, eighth-grader Kaylyn Smith, CHS freshmen Abi Wiedewitsch and Kenzi Forbis, eighth-grader Lainey Watson and assistant coach Natalia Warren.

CHS girls’, boys’ varsity basketball teams take on Adair County

 

Campbellsville High School girls’ and boys’ varsity basketball teams took on Adair County in a district match up on Friday, Feb. 2.

 

In the girls’ game, CHS won easily by a score of 64-51.

 

CHS fought hard in the boys’ game, keeping the game close, but ultimately couldn’t get the win.

 

Final score was 75-86.

 

Campbellsville Middle School eighth-grader Bri Gowdy drives the ball.     CHS sophomore Malachi Corley shoots the ball.

CHS students are Marshall Strong

 

Campbellsville High School students are supporting the victims of last week’s shooting at Marshall County High School.

 

On Friday, Feb. 2, Kentucky school administrators, students and teachers were asked to wear Marshall County High School’s colors of blue and orange to show support for the school.

 

CHS students and teachers wear blue and orange in support of Marshall County High School.

CHS students intern with school counselor

 

Campbellsville High School seniors Caitlin Bright and Missy Vanorder are learning what it’s like to be a school guidance counselor.

 

Bright and Vanorder are completing internships this school year with Beth Wiedewitsch, who is a guidance counselor at Campbellsville elementary and middle schools.

 

CHS senior Missy Vanorder talks to CES second-grader Ethan Bailey about the importance of doing well in school. Vanorder is completing an internship with Beth Wiedewitsch, who is a guidance counselor at Campbellsville elementary and middle schools.     CHS senior Caitlin Bright listens as CES first-grader Serenity Jones undergoes an eye exam. Bright is completing an internship with Beth Wiedewitsch, who is a guidance counselor at Campbellsville elementary and middle schools.

CHS academic team members advance to region competition

 

Campbellsville High School academic team members competed in District Governor’s Cup competition on Saturday, Jan. 27.

 

Based on their scores, four CHS students will advance to region competition.

 

Campbellsville High School academic team members competed in District Governor’s Cup competition on Saturday, Jan. 27. Based on their scores, four CHS students will advance to region competition. Advancing are, from left, CHS junior Elizabeth Sullivan in composition, sophomore Tristin Lopez in math, junior Randy Harris in arts and humanities and sophomore David Silva in science.

CHS students learn about microscopes

 

Campbellsville High School students are learning how to use microscopes.

 

In Lauren Bennett’s integrated science class, students have discussed different types of microscopes and how to use them.

 

As a lab exercise, students recently formed groups to experiment with their microscopes.

 

CHS freshman Tierra Bridgewater looks at a $1 bill under the microscope.

CHS names Leaders of the Week

 

Campbellsville High School recently named its Leaders of the Week for the week of Jan. 29.

 

Pictured are senior Madison Dial and freshman Alex Lofton. Absent from the photo are sophomore Victoria Cox and junior Spencer Swafford.

CHS students learn about cell membranes

 

Campbellsville High School students are learning about cell membranes in their AP biology class.

 

Students in Lauren Bennett’s class are talking about how a cell membrane protects a cell.

 

To see their studies firsthand, students performed a lab exercise with bubbles to mimic the properties of a cell membrane.

 

CHS freshman Zaquan Cowan holds a bubble with classmate Kenzi Forbis.

CHS students learn to make soup

 

Campbellsville High School students recently learned to make a 10-minute soup.

 

Angie Freeman, expanded foods and nutrition program assistant at Taylor County Extension Office, recently visited Deanna Campbell’s classes.

 

Students in Campbell’s foods and nutrition class learned how to make a healthy and cost-effective bean soup.

 

From left, CHS sophomores Jasmine Coro, Isis Coleman and Shelby Hunt sample the class’s bean soup.

FRYSC to host volunteer training

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools’ Family Resource and Youth Services Center will host volunteer training on Thursday, Feb. 22.

 

The training will be at the FRYSC Center, which is located at Campbellsville High School, at 1:30 p.m.

 

CIS

Campbellsville Independent Schools to raise money for Relay for Life

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools Relay for Life team is selling t-shirts to raise money for the American Cancer Society.

 

The shirt features a large “C” on the front and an Eagle with the word “Eagles” written on the back.

 

Shirt-Front     Shirt-Back

CHS to host parent-teacher conferences

 

Campbellsville High School will host parent-teacher conferences on Monday, Feb. 5.

 

Conferences will be from 3:15 to 5 p.m., and teachers will be available to meet with students and their parents to discuss grades from the third nine-week grading period.

 

Parent-Teacher Conferences

CHS to host freshman basketball tournaments

 

Campbellsville High School will host this year’s girls’ and boys’ 20th District freshman basketball tournaments.

 

The girls’ tournament is set for Wednesday, Jan. 31, in the CHS gym.

 

The boys’ tournament is scheduled for Saturday, Feb. 3, at the CHS gym.

 

Basketball Tournaments

CHS bowling teams compete in region competition

 

Campbellsville High School girls’ and boys’ bowling teams competed in KHSAA region competition on Jan. 25, 26, and 27 in Elizabethtown.

 

Patrick Walker, a sophomore, finished singles competition in 10th place and was named to the all-region team.

 

Walker will advance to the High School All-Region All Star Shootout on Saturday, Feb. 17, at Ten Pin Strike & Spare in Louisville.

 

CHS sophomore Patrick Walker competed in KHSAA region competition and finished the singles portion in 10th place. As such, he was named to the all-region team and advances to the state competition on Feb. 8 and 9 in Louisville.

CHS boys’ JV basketball team defeats Marion County

 

Campbellsville High School boys’ freshman and junior varsity basketball teams took on Marion County on Wednesday, Jan. 24.

 

In the freshman game, CHS kept the match up very close, but ultimately couldn’t get the win.

 

The junior varsity team defeated Marion County.

 

CHS sophomore Mikael Vaught looks to score.

CHS crowns basketball homecoming king and queen

 

Campbellsville High School students celebrated basketball homecoming last week, culminating with the crowning of a king and queen.

 

CHS seniors Caitlin Bright and Ethan Lay received the crowns.

 

This year’s prince and princess are junior Taj Sanders and sophomore Victoria Cox.

 

Campbellsville Elementary School kindergarteners Remi Petett and Cash Davis were the crown bearers.

 

CHS seniors Caitlin Bright and Ethan Lay, at left, were named this year’s basketball homecoming queen and king. Taj Sanders and Victoria Cox, representing the junior and sophomore classes, respectively, were named prince and princess. Campbellsville Elementary School kindergarteners Remi Petett and Cash Cowan were the crown bearers.

CHS celebrates basketball homecoming

 

Campbellsville High School students celebrated basketball homecoming this week.

 

Activities began on Monday, Jan. 22, and concluded on Friday, Jan. 26.

 

There were dress-up days and spirit games, leading up to the crowning of a king and queen on Friday, Jan. 26.

 

CHS students dress for Purple and Gold Day.     CHS students play the spirit game Furniture Game.

CHS students attend free ACT workshops

 

Campbellsville High School teachers hosted the first of several free ACT workshops for students on Friday, Jan. 26.

 

About 40 students attended the sessions, which are open to all CHS students.

 

Workshops will be offered from 1:15 to 2:30 p.m. on Fridays leading up to the state ACT testing day, which is Tuesday, March 20.

 

CHS math teacher Kevin Rafferty leads an ACT workshop.

CHS names Eagle Excellence award winners

 

Campbellsville High School recently announced its Eagle Excellence award winners for January.

 

Eagle Excellence awards honor students who excel in eight specific academic areas. Winners are chosen each month, and can come from any grade level.

 

Teachers nominate students for the awards based on their performance in the classroom and their exemplary leadership skills.

 

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CHS names Leaders of the Week

 

Campbellsville High School recently named its Leaders of the Week for the week of Jan. 22.

 

CHS

CHS celebrates basketball homecoming

 

Campbellsville High School students are celebrating basketball homecoming.

 

Activities began on Monday, Jan. 22, and will conclude on Friday, Jan. 26.

 

There will be dress-up days and spirit games, leading up to the crowning of a king and queen on Friday, Jan. 26.

 

CHS students dress for Inside Out Day.     CHS students play the spirit game Potato Drop.

CHS student completes MTA certification

 

Campbellsville High School sophomore Trenton Popplewell has completed industry certification to be recognized as a Microsoft Technology Associate.

 

As of Thursday, Jan. 25, Popplewell has passed a Certiport exam to complete the certification, which is for C# for software development.

 

Trenton Popplewell

CHS students coordinate recycling project

 

Campbellsville High School students are working together to help save the planet.

 

Family and Consumer Sciences students in Deanna Campbell’s class coordinate the school’s recycling effort.

 

CHS family and consumer science students, from left, freshman Autumn Harvey, sophomore Nevaeh Underwood, senior Elizabeth Golden, freshman Paula Hoskins and sophomore Anthony Shipione collect recycling items at their school. The students, along with several other classmates, coordinate a recycling effort at the CHS campus.

CHS celebrates basketball homecoming

 

Campbellsville High School students are celebrating basketball homecoming.

 

Activities began on Monday, Jan. 22, and will conclude on Friday, Jan. 26.

 

There will be dress-up days and spirit games, leading up to the crowning of a king and queen on Friday, Jan. 26.

 

CHS students dress for Stoplight Day.     CHS students play the spirit game Balloon Pop.

CHS students learn about acids and bases

 

Campbellsville High School biology students are learning about acids and bases.

 

Students in Lauren Bennett’s class are discussing the pH scale and how to use it to determine if a liquid is an acid or base.

 

After the lesson, students put their knowledge to the test in a lab exercise.

 

CHS sophomores Ashalique Adams, at left, and Braden Paige perform a litmus test.

CHS to crown homecoming king and queen

 

Campbellsville High School students are celebrating basketball homecoming this week, to conclude with the crowning of a king and queen.

 

Activities began on Monday, Jan. 22, and will conclude on Friday, Jan. 26.

 

The homecoming king and queen will be crowned on Friday, Jan. 26, at about 7:30 p.m., between the CHS girls’ and boys’ varsity basketball games vs. Thomas Nelson.

 

This year’s CHS basketball homecoming king and queen will be crowned on Friday, Jan. 26, at about 7:30 p.m., between the girls’ and boys’ varsity basketball games vs. Thomas Nelson. Candidates are, from left, front, seniors Missy Vanorder, Chanson Atkinson, Vonnea Smith, Connor Wilson, Caitlin Bright, Alex Doss, Sara Farmer and Ethan Lay. Second row, juniors Ceondre Barnett, Christa Riggs, Taj Sanders and Natalie Caldwell. Third row, sophomores Victoria Cox, Malachi Corley, Lauryn Agathen and Mark Rigsby. Back, freshmen Anna Clara Moura, Reggie Thomas, Chloe Garrett and Jake Dicken.

CHS to host White Castle fundraiser

 

Campbellsville High School project graduation committee will host a White Castle fundraiser on Saturday, Jan. 27.

 

From 11 a.m. to 3 p.m., the Crave Mobile will open be at Lowe’s parking lot.

 

A portion of proceeds from sales will be donated to the CHS project graduation fundraising effort.

 

Crave Mobile

CHS celebrates basketball homecoming

 

Campbellsville High School students are celebrating basketball homecoming.

 

Activities began on Monday, Jan. 22, and will conclude on Friday, Jan. 26.

 

There will be dress-up days and spirit games, leading up to the crowning of a king and queen on Friday, Jan. 26.

 

CHS students dress for Support Your Team Day.     CHS students play the spirit game Jake the Snake.

CHS senior appointed to U.S. Naval Academy

 

Campbellsville High School senior Bryce Richardson has been appointed to the U.S. Naval Academy.

 

Richardson, who will graduate in May, applied to attend the academy on a nomination from U.S. Rep. James Comer, R-Ky.

 

Campbellsville High School senior Bryce Richardson has been appointed to the U.S. Naval Academy, based on a nomination from U.S. Rep. James Comer, R-Ky. Comer came to CHS on Tuesday, Jan. 23, to meet with Richardson.

CHS seniors meet with U.S. representative

 

Campbellsville High School senior computer science students recently met with a United States representative to discuss their studies.

 

U.S. Rep. James Comer, R-Ky., visited CHS on Tuesday, Jan. 23.

 

Comer honored CHS seniors Christian Berry and Austin Fitzgerald, who won the First District 2017 Congressional App Challenge.

 

U.S. Rep. James Comer, R-Ky., visited CHS on Tuesday, Jan. 23, to meet with CHS AP computer science students and to honor CHS seniors Austin Fitzgerald, at left, and Christian Berry, who recently won the First District 2017 Congressional App Challenge.     U.S. Rep. James Comer, R-Ky., visited CHS on Tuesday, Jan. 23, to meet with CHS AP computer science students and to honor CHS senior Hye Sue Cho, who participated in the First District 2017 Congressional App Challenge.     U.S. Rep. James Comer, R-Ky., visited CHS on Tuesday, Jan. 23, to meet with CHS AP computer science students and to honor CHS senior Eujin “Sydney” Jeong, who participated in the First District 2017 Congressional App Challenge.

CHS students named to honor roll

 

Campbellsville High School students were recently named to the honor roll for the second nine-week grading period of the 2017-2018 school year.

 

Honor Roll

CHS celebrates basketball homecoming

 

Campbellsville High School students are celebrating basketball homecoming.

 

Activities began on Monday, Jan. 22, and will conclude on Friday, Jan. 26.

 

There will be dress-up days and spirit games, leading up to the crowning of a king and queen on Friday, Jan. 26.

 

CHS students dress for Roll Out of Bed Day.     CHS students play the spirit game Four Square.

CHS students named to honor roll

 

Campbellsville High School students were recently named to the honor roll for the first nine-week grading period of the 2017-2018 school year.

 

Honor Roll

CHS seniors receive academic scholarships

 

Campbellsville High School seniors Sara Farmer and Caitlin Bright recently received academic scholarships to help them attend college.

 

Farmer and Bright received $1,000 scholarships from the All “A” Classic organization.

 

Campbellsville High School seniors Sara Farmer, at left, and Caitlin Bright recently received academic scholarships to help them attend college.

CHS football players honored

 

Campbellsville High School football players were honored at a banquet on Sunday, Jan. 21, for their hard work and success this past season.

 

This year’s historic season ended in the Class A state semi-finals.

 

CHS football players were honored at a banquet on Sunday, Jan. 21, for their hard work and success this season. From left, front, are freshman Arren Hash, senior Bryce Richardson, sophomore Lathan Cubit, juniors Charlie Pettigrew, Ceondre Barnett, Lane Bottoms and Tristan Johnson, freshman Reggie Thomas, sophomore Malachi Corley and senior Austin Carter. Second row, seniors Ryan Wiedewitsch and Ethan Lay, junior Daesean Vancleave, sophomores Braden Paige and Taekwon McCoy, freshman Alex Howard, junior Dakota Reardon and sophomore Kelson Griffiths. Back, seniors Ryan Jeffries and Devonte Cubit and sophomore Devon Reardon. Absent from the photo are senior Tyrion Taylor and sophomores Blake Allen, Tyler Gribbins and Cole Kidwell.

CHS student completes Microsoft Office certification

 

Campbellsville High School freshman Kameron Smith recently completed Microsoft Office industry certification.

 

As of Monday, Jan. 22, Smith has passed Certiport exams in Microsoft Word, Excel and PowerPoint to obtain Microsoft Office Specialist industry certification.

 

Kameron Smith

CU education students visit CMS, CHS

 

Campbellsville University education students recently visited Campbellsville middle and high schools to observe and learn what it’s like being a teacher.

 

CHS Principal David Petett and CMS Principal Zach Lewis spoke to students as they began their day.

 

Petett and Lewis have both been classroom teachers, and are now in their first year as principals.

 

CMS Principal Zach Lewis, at left, and CHS Principal David Petett talk to Campbellsville University education students about what it’s like to be a teacher.

CHS to host free ACT workshops

 

Campbellsville High School will once again offer free ACT workshops for its students.

 

Workshops will be offered from 1:15 to 2:30 p.m. on Fridays leading up to the state ACT testing day, which is Tuesday, March 20.

 

The workshops are free, and will be offered in the math, science and English/reading subject areas.

 

 

ACT

CHS to celebrate homecoming

 

Campbellsville High School will celebrate basketball homecoming next week.

 

Activities begin on Monday, Jan. 22.

 

Homecoming

CHS baseball team to host annual lead-off dinner and auction

 

Campbellsville High School baseball team will host its 12th annual lead-off dinner and auction on Saturday, March 3, at the CHS gym.

 

Dinner will begin at 6:30 p.m., with the auction to follow.

 

 

Baseball

CHS students learn to weld

 

Campbellsville High School students are learning how to weld.

 

Several CHS students attend classes at the high school, and then travel to the Green County Area Technology Center for additional classes.

 

CHS junior Lane Bottoms learns to weld at the Green County Area Technology Center.

CIS cancels school on Friday, Jan. 19

 

There will be no school tomorrow, Friday, Jan. 19, for Campbellsville Independent Schools.

 

Teachers are to report at 9 a.m. for a work day.

 

No School

CHS FCA students hear message

 

Campbellsville High School Fellowship of Christian Athletes students recently heard a message encouraging them to keep Christ in Christmas.

 

Before the holiday break, Campbellsville University student Jordan Reed spoke to students about the Christmas story.

 

Reed, who is a senior, said the Christmas story can be applied to everyday life.

 

Campbellsville University senior Jordan Reed talks to CHS FCA members about keeping Christ in Christmas.     CHS FCA members play an icebreaker game in which students form a line and “write” a symbol on each other’s backs. The person at the front of the line tries to guess the symbol. Above, CHS junior Abbie Dicken writes on freshman Abi Wiedewitsch’s back.

CHS students conduct mock trial

 

It took nearly three days for them to find her not guilty.

 

Campbellsville High School students in AP U.S. Government class, taught by Susan Dabney, recently learned all about the Supreme Court and how to conduct a criminal trial.

 

To test their knowledge, students portrayed prosecutors, defense attorneys, witnesses, jurors, bailiffs and more during a mock trial to learn about the process.

 

CHS sophomores, from left, Gavin Johnson and Zaria Cowan portray defense attorneys, as Alli Wilson plays the accused.

CHS SBDM to meet

 

Campbellsville High School Site-Based Decision Making Council will meet for its regular monthly meeting on Tuesday, Jan. 16.

 

The meeting will begin at 3:15 p.m. in the CHS SBDM meeting room. It is open to the public.

 

Meeting

Long-time CIS employee honored

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools recently honored one of its long-time employees.

 

Kay Cox, director of pupil personnel and food service secretary, recently retired after 36 years of service.

 

She was honored with a reception, and many of her former co-workers, family members and friends attended.

 

Kay Cox, director of pupil personnel and food service secretary, recently retired after 36 years of service at Campbellsville Independent Schools. She was honored with a reception, and many of her family members, friends and former co-workers attended.

CHS boys’ junior varsity, varsity basketball teams take on LaRue County

 

Campbellsville High School boys’ junior varsity and varsity basketball teams recently took on LaRue County.

 

In the junior varsity game, CHS lost a very close match up.

 

Final score was 49-52.

 

CHS freshman Kameron Smith drives the ball.

CHS names Leaders of the Week

 

Campbellsville High School recently named its Leaders of the Week for the week of Jan. 8.

 

From left are junior Taj Sanders, freshman Arren Hash, sophomore Gracyne Hash and senior Kayla Young.

CHS students present ‘To Kill a Mockingbird’ projects

 

Campbellsville High School students recently read a classic novel and created projects based on the story.

 

In Tyler Hardy’s pre-AP/honors English class, which includes Campbellsville Middle School eighth-grade and CHS freshmen students, the students recently read “To Kill A Mockingbird” by Harper Lee.

 

CHS freshman Haley Lopez presents her “To Kill a Mockingbird” project for Campbellsville Independent Schools Superintendent Kirby Smith.

CIS dismisses school

 

Because of illness, there will be no school tomorrow, Thursday, Jan. 11, at Campbellsville Independent Schools.

 

School had previously been dismissed on Friday, Jan. 12, for a Teacher Work Day.

 

There will also be no school on Monday, Jan. 15, in observance of the Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. holiday.

 

School will resume Tuesday, Jan. 16.

 

No School

CIS adds staff members to Eagle family

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools recently added five employees to the Eagle family.

 

From teachers to instructional assistants and support positions, the new staff members are an integral part of making the school year a success.

 

New employees met for orientation on Friday, Jan. 5, to learn about the District’s policies and procedures and more.

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools recently added five employees to the Eagle family. From left are LeeAnn Grider, sixth- and seventh-grade math teacher at Campbellsville Middle School; Weston Horn, instructional assistant at Campbellsville Elementary School; Jacob Burdette, virtual lab instructor at Campbellsville High School; Judy Cox, media center assistant at CES; and Rebecca Lawless, attendance clerk at CHS.

CIS superintendent thanks Board members

 

Kentucky is once again observing the month of January as School Board Recognition Month.

 

As superintendent, and on behalf of the parents, students, teachers and all community partners, I want to thank Board members Pat Hall, Suzanne Wilson, Barkley Taylor, Angie Johnson and Mitch Overstreet.

 

These Board members serve our school and community with integrity and honor. They are committed to our children’s future.

 

Board members

Board of Education members honored

 

Campbellsville Board of Education members were honored at their regular meeting on Monday, Jan. 8, for their dedication and service to Campbellsville Independent Schools.

 

The month of January is recognized as School Board Recognition Month.

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools Superintendent Kirby Smith honored each Board member with a certificate of thanks.

 

And, on behalf of staff members and administrators, Campbellsville Elementary School Principal Elisha Rhodes, Campbellsville Middle School Principal Zach Lewis and Campbellsville High School Principal David Petett presented the Board members with some Eagle apparel.

 

In honor of the month of January being recognized as School Board Recognition Month, Campbellsville Board of Education members were honored at their regular meeting on Monday, Jan. 8, for their dedication and service to Campbellsville Independent Schools. From left are Mitch Overstreet, Board Chair Pat Hall, Board Vice Chair Suzanne Wilson and Angie Johnson and Barkley Taylor.

CIS choir department to host ‘Eagle Winterfest’

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools’ choir department will host “Eagle Winterfest,” an indoor shopping event, on Saturday, Feb. 3.

 

The event will be from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Campbellsville Elementary School campus.

 

There will be a variety of local vendors selling craft items, clothing and much more.

 

Eagle Winterfest

CHS girls’, boys’ basketball teams sweep Taylor County

 

For the second time this season, Campbellsville High School girls’ and boys’ basketball teams have swept Taylor County.

 

The teams met for the second time this season on Friday, Jan. 5.

 

Final score of the girls' game was 54-39.

 

And final score of the boys' game was 66-63, in overtime.

 

CHS senior Connor Wilson screams as his team takes the lead.     CHS senior Kiyah Barnett looks for a rebound.

CHS names Leaders of the Week

 

Campbellsville High School recently named its Leaders of the Week for the week of Jan. 1.

 

From left are junior Ruby Hatfield, freshman Abi Wiedewitsch, senior Ethan Lay and sophomore Noah Hughes.

FRYSC Advisory Council to meet

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools Family Resource and Youth Services Center Advisory Council will have its regular meeting on Thursday, Feb. 1, at noon.

 

The meeting will be at the Campbellsville High School Site-Based Decision Making Council room, which is on the CHS campus.

 

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CHS students teach computer coding

 

Campbellsville High School students recently taught elementary school students how to write computer coding.

 

As part of the Hour of Code initiative, a group of Student Technology Leadership Program students taught Campbellsville Elementary School third-graders in Patty Haley’s class about computer coding.

 

CHS junior Brandon Greer teaches CES third-graders how to write computer coding.

CIS presents ‘Christmas Spectacular’

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools’ students recently created the sounds of Christmas.

 

CIS presented its annual “Christmas Spectacular” on Sunday, Dec. 10, in Campbellsville High School’s Hamilton Auditorium.

 

Music ensembles from Campbellsville elementary, middle and high schools performed, including the second-grade choir, the third-, fourth- and fifth-grade choir, the CHS jazz band, the CMS and CHS choirs, winds and percussion students and beginning band students.

 

CES second-graders Lucian Abel, at left, and Jayden Cox perform.     From left, CMS eighth-graders Isabella Vannice, Myricle Gholston and Abby Brisko sing.     CHS choir members sing. In front, from left, are junior Jeremiah Jackson, senior Darius Wright and sophomore Zaria Cowan.

CHS boys’ basketball team finishes Holiday Classic as runners-up

 

Campbellsville High School boys’ basketball team hosted the Holiday Classic recently, and finished the tournament as runners-up.

 

In the first round, CHS defeated Carlisle County by a score of 92-64.

 

In the second round, CHS defeated Gallatin County a score of 54-46.

 

And, in the game to capture the championship title, CHS lost a very close game to Bardstown by a score of 58-59.

 

CHS boys’ basketball team is the runner-up in its Holiday Classic tournament. From left are junior Taj Sanders, sophomores Malachi Corley and Mikael Vaught, senior Chanson Atkinson, sophomore Noah Hughes, seniors Ethan Lay, Connor Wilson and Logan Cole, freshmen John Orberson, Kameron Smith and Tristin Faulkner, senior Toyse Cox, sophomore Mark Rigsby and junior Davon Cecil.

CHS girls’ basketball team finishes Food Pantry Holiday Classic in fourth place

 

Campbellsville High School girls’ basketball team hosted the Food Pantry Holiday Classic recently, and finished the tournament in fourth place.

 

In the first round, CHS defeated Henry County by a score of 51-29.

 

In the second round, CHS lost to North Bullitt by a score of 30-57.

 

And, in the game to capture the third-place title, CHS lost to Green County by a score of 44-67.

 

Campbellsville Middle School eighth-grader Bri Gowdy dribbles.

CHS girls’ freshman basketball team defeats Taylor, Adair counties

 

Campbellsville High School girls’ freshman basketball team recently defeated Taylor and Adair counties.

 

In the game vs. Taylor County, CHS won by a score of 33-17.

 

And the final score of the Adair County game was 42-14.

 

Campbellsville Middle School eighth-grader Rylee Petett plays defense.

CHS boys’ basketball team takes on Green County

 

Campbellsville High School boys’ basketball team recently took on Green County.

 

In the junior varsity match up, CHS was victorious.

 

Final score was 43-39.

 

CHS junior Davon Cecil sets up a play.

CHS students make Christmas cookies

 

Campbellsville High School students recently made cookies in a bag to give as Christmas presents.

 

Angie Freeman, expanded foods and nutrition program assistant at Taylor County Extension Office, recently visited Deanna Campbell’s classes.

 

Freeman taught students how to make cranberry hootycreeks cookies in a bag – which they took home to bake or gave to their loved ones as a Christmas present.

 

From left, CHS senior Jonta’ Strawther and freshmen Gracie O’Rafferty and Carly Adams scoop cranberry hootycreeks cookies.

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CHS boys’ basketball teams take on Hart County

 

Campbellsville High School boys’ freshman and junior varsity basketball teams recently took on Hart County.

 

In the junior varsity match up, CHS got the win.

 

Final score was 55-36.

 

CHS sophomore Mark Rigsby drives the ball to take a shot.

CHS bowling teams take on Nelson County, Thomas Nelson and Bardstown

 

Campbellsville High School bowling teams recently battled Nelson County, Thomas Nelson and Bardstown.

 

The boys’ teams were victorious in all three matches.

 

CHS sophomore Patrick Walker led his team, bowling a 279.

 

CHS sophomore Patrick Walker takes aim.

CHS girls’ basketball teams defeat Green County

 

Campbellsville High School girls’ freshman and junior varsity basketball teams recently defeated Green County.

 

Final score of the freshman game was 42-37.

 

And the JV team won by a score of 43-37.

 

CHS freshman Catlyn Clausen passes.

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CHS bowling teams take on Taylor County

 

Campbellsville High School bowling teams recently took on Taylor County.

 

Despite a good effort, the CHS boys’ and girls’ teams couldn’t get the wins.

 

The teams will take on Russell County on Saturday, Jan. 13, at Laker Lanes.

 

CHS junior Brody Weeks takes aim.

CHS boys’ basketball teams defeat Adair County

 

Campbellsville High School boys’ freshman and junior varsity basketball teams recently defeated Adair County.

 

CHS won the freshman game by a score of 32-24.

 

And the final score of the junior varsity game was 62-39.

 

CHS sophomore Mark Rigsby blocks.

CHS academic team challenges teachers

 

Campbellsville High School academic team recently challenged their teachers to a quick recall match.

 

To help prepare for upcoming competitions, the students competed against their teachers in two rounds of quick recall questions.

 

Though the students kept the match close, the teachers were victorious.

 

From left, Guidance Counselor Richard Dooley and teachers Ben Davis and Mary Jo Hazel discuss a question.     CHS academic team members, from left, juniors Randy Harris and Elizabeth Sullivan and freshman Haley Lopez listen to a question.

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CHS students make computer apps

 

Campbellsville High School students recently made their own computer apps and showcased them for their classmates.

 

AP computer science principles students in Sonya Kessler’s class were recently challenged to make an original computer app.

 

CHS senior Cass Kidwell lets sophomore Ben Arachi use his app to “order” a pizza.

CHS students spread Christmas cheer

 

Campbellsville High School choir students recently spread some Christmas cheer.

 

Under the direction of music teacher Cyndi Chadwick, choir members recently sang Christmas carols at Taylor County Bank.

 

CHS choir members sing Christmas carols at Taylor County Bank. From left, front, are freshman Trinity Lobb and music teacher Cyndi Chadwick. Back, freshman Noah Mardis and seniors Vivian Brown and Haley Fitch.

CHS students decorate Christmas tree at nursing home

 

Campbellsville High School students recently decorated a tree to help bring Christmas cheer to residents at a local nursing home.

 

Several CHS Family, Career and Community Leaders of America students, including freshmen Carly Adams and Chloe Garrett, sophomore Jakyia Mitchell, junior Caleigh Bright and senior Vivian Brown recently decorated a tree with purple and gold ornaments at The Grandview Nursing and Rehabilitation Facility in Campbellsville.

 

To complete the tree, the students placed purple and gold presents underneath it.

 

CHS FCCLA students, from left, sophomore Jakyia Mitchell, senior Vivian Brown, freshmen Carly Adams and Chloe Garrett and junior Caleigh Bright decorate the FCCLA club’s Christmas tree, which is on display at the Grandview.

CHS boys’ basketball team defeats Hart County

 

Campbellsville High School boys’ basketball team recently defeated Hart County.

 

Earlier this month, the team hosted and played in the Domino’s Tip-Off Classic.

 

Final score was 83-75.

 

CHS senior Connor Wilson plays defense.

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CHS students meet author via Skype

 

Campbellsville High School students recently met a best-selling author via Skype.

 

Students studying English in Lindsay Williams’s class recently read the book “Be Frank With Me” by Julia Claiborne Johnson.

 

The book centers on Alice, who is an assistant at a New York publishing house. She is sent to look after a client, Mimi, and meets her son, Frank. The story details Alice’s experiences with the odd family.

 

CHS teacher Lindsay Williams and her students talk with author Julia Claiborne Johnson, who wrote “Be Frank With Me.”

CHS girls’ basketball team to host Food Pantry Classic

 

Campbellsville High School girls’ basketball team will host its annual Food Pantry Classic this week.

 

The tournament will be played on Dec. 20-22 in the CHS gym.

 

Games begin on Wednesday, Dec. 20, at 3 p.m.

 

Food Pantry Classic

CHS students play review game

 

Campbellsville High School students recently had fun playing a game to review for an exam.

 

Students in Blake Milby’s world civilization class have been preparing for a final exam.

 

To test their knowledge, students played a game in the Who Wants to Be a Millionaire style.

 

CHS freshman Tyreece Washington answers a question.

CHS girls’, boys’ basketball teams take on Cumberland County

 

Campbellsville High School girls’ and boys’ varsity basketball teams recently took on Cumberland County.

 

The girls’ team won its game by a score of 54-22.

 

CHS senior Nena Barnett led her team with 12 points. Her twin sister Kiyah Barnett added 10.

 

CHS senior Vonnea Smith attempts to block a pass.     CHS sophomore Malachi Corley sets up a play.

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CHS names Leaders of the Week

 

Campbellsville High School recently named its Leaders of the Week for the week of Dec. 18.

 

From left are junior Davon Cecil, sophomore Taekwon McCoy and freshman Chloe Garrett. Absent from the photo is senior Chanson Atkinson.

CHS boys’ basketball team to host holiday classic

 

Campbellsville High School boys’ basketball team will host its annual Holiday Classic on Dec. 28-30.

 

The tournament begins with four games on Thursday, Dec. 28.

 

CHS will play Carlisle County at 6:30 p.m.

 

Other teams participating include Washington, Gallatin, Lincoln and Green counties, Bardstown and Danville.

 

CHS Holiday Classic

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CHS girls’ basketball team takes on Elizabethtown

 

Campbellsville High School girls’ basketball team recently took on Elizabethtown High School.

 

In the junior varsity match up, the CHS team fought hard but couldn’t get the win.

 

Final score was 28-38.

 

And in the varsity game, CHS lost by a score of 28-65.

 

CHS freshman Kenzi Forbis looks for a rebound.

CHS boys’ freshmen basketball team defeats Green County

 

Campbellsville High School boys’ freshmen basketball team recently defeated Green County.

 

Final score was 64-54.

 

CHS freshman Blase Wheatley drives the ball to the hoop.

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INFAC donates to Campbellsville Independent Schools

 

INFAC North America Inc. recently donated $2,000 to Campbellsville Independent Schools.

 

The money will be used toward providing technology equipment and upgrades for student use at Campbellsville Independent Schools.

 

INFAC North America recently donated $2,000 to Campbellsville Independent Schools. Brian Bland, general manager, at right, made the presentation. Superintendent Kirby Smith, at left, accepted the donation on behalf of Campbellsville Independent Schools.

CHS SBDM to meet

 

Campbellsville High School Site-Based Decision Making Council will meet for its regular monthly meeting on Monday, Dec. 18.

 

The meeting will begin at 3:15 p.m. in the CHS SBDM meeting room. It is open to the public.

 

School Board Meeting

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CHS students learn about reform movements

 

Campbellsville High School students are learning about 19th century reform movements.

 

Students in Susan Dabney’s advanced placement United States history class, students worked in groups to research different reform movements.

 

CHS juniors Randy Harris, at left, and Dakota Reardon present about the Second Great Awakening reform movement.

CHS names Leaders of the Week

 

Campbellsville High School recently named its Leaders of the Week for the week of Dec. 11.

 

From left are sophomore Katelyn Miller, junior Salena Ritchie and freshman Noah Mardis. Absent from the photo is senior Sara Farmer.

CHS art students learn about set design

 

Campbellsville High School art students recently learned all about designing sets for plays and musical productions.

 

In Jo Ann Harris’s class, students discussed how sets are first designed and then created.

 

CHS junior Annie Lee, at left, and freshman Chloe Garrett work on their models.

CIS community partner, lifelong Eagle fan receives Change Award

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools community partner and lifelong Eagle fan Terry Dooley received the Change Award at the Campbellsville Board of Education meeting on Monday, Dec. 11.

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools Superintendent Kirby Smith honors three Change Award winners each month, including a certified and classified employee and a community member.

 

Dooley, who graduated from CHS in 1970, received the community Change Award.

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools Superintendent Kirby Smith, at right, honors community partner and lifelong Eagle fan Terry Dabney with the community Change Award.

CHS instructional assistant receives Change Award

 

Campbellsville High School Instructional Assistant David Williams received the Change Award at the Campbellsville Board of Education meeting on Monday, Dec. 11.

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools Superintendent Kirby Smith honors three Change Award winners each month, including a certified and classified employee and a community member.

 

Williams, who works in the virtual computer lab at CHS, received the classified Change Award.

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools Superintendent Kirby Smith, at right, honors CHS Instructional Assistant David Williams with the certified Change Award.

CMS students to collect food for those in need

 

Campbellsville Middle School students are collecting food items to help those in need this Christmas season.

 

A canned food drive began on Tuesday, Dec. 12, and will continue through Tuesday, Dec. 19.

 

The drive is hosted in conjunction with the Campbellsville High School girls’ basketball team hosting its annual Food Pantry Classic next week.

 

Students are asked to bring in canned foods and non-perishable items, with all donations going toward the Taylor County Food Pantry.

 

Canned Food Drive

CHS student is first to complete expert certification

 

Campbellsville High School junior Casey Hardin recently made school history.

 

Hardin is the first CHS student to complete Microsoft Office expert certification in Microsoft Word 2016.

 

Casey Hardin

CHS girls’ basketball team to host Food Pantry Classic

 

Campbellsville High School girls’ basketball team will host its annual Food Pantry Classic next week.

 

The tournament will be played on Dec. 20-22 in the CHS gym.

 

Games begin on Wednesday, Dec. 20.

 

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CHS girls’ basketball team defeats Caverna

 

Campbellsville High School girls’ basketball team recently defeated Caverna.

 

In the junior varsity match up, CHS won easily by a score of 41-17.

 

And in the varsity match up, the CHS team won by a score of 66-50.

 

Campbellsville Middle School eighth-grader Bri Gowdy drives the ball.

CHS boys’ basketball team takes on LaRue County

 

Campbellsville High School boys’ freshmen basketball team recently took on LaRue County.

 

Though the CHS team battled hard, it couldn’t get the win.

 

CHS freshman Arren Hash dribbles.

CHS boys’ basketball team takes on North Hardin, Monroe County

 

Campbellsville High School recently hosted the annual Eagle Jamboree as a preview to the 2017-2018 basketball season.

 

The jamboree was a fundraiser for the CHS boys’ basketball booster club.

 

CHS boys’ basketball team took on North Hardin and Monroe County.

 

CHS senior Ethan Lay passes.

CIS students, teachers sing Christmas carols

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools’ students and teachers spread some Christmas cheer on Thursday, Dec. 7.

 

A group of students and teachers sang Christmas carols at Bluegrass Way and Grandview rehabilitation and nursing facility.

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools’ students and teachers sing Christmas carols at Grandview.

CIS raises money for Toys for Tots

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools is giving back to the Campbellsville/Taylor County community.

 

The District recently helped raise money for the community’s Toys for Tots fundraiser.

 

On Thursday, Dec. 2, CIS principals and students were live on Q-104 to raise money for the program, which gives toys for children in the community who might otherwise not have Christmas.

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools’ principals and students recently helped Q-104 raise money for the community’s Toys for Tots fundraiser. From left are CHS Principal David Petett, CHS senior Chanson Atkinson, Q-104 radio personality Rob Collins, CHS sophomore Zoe McAninch, Campbellsville Middle School eighth-graders Myricle Gholston and Karley Morris, Campbellsville Elementary School fifth-grader Deason Smith, CES Principal Elisha Rhodes, CMS eighth-grader Blake Settle and CMS Principal Zach Lewis.

CHS seniors win congressional app challenge

 

Campbellsville High School seniors Christian Berry and Austin Fitzgerald have won the congressional app challenge.

 

U.S. Rep. James Comer, R-Ky., recently announced the winners of the First District 2017 Congressional App Challenge.

 

Berry’s and Fitzgerald’s winning app, called Balls vs. Aliens and Spikes, will be displayed at the Capitol for a year.

 

Campbellsville High School seniors Christian Berry, at left, and Austin Fitzgerald were recently named the winners of the First District 2017 Congressional App Challenge.

CHS graduate works with CES students

 

Campbellsville High School graduate Heather Bailey is now working with Campbellsville Elementary School students as she studies to become a teacher.

 

Bailey, who graduated in 2016, is an education student at Campbellsville University.

 

CHS graduate Heather Bailey makes slime with CES kindergartener Zoe Scharbrough.

CHS names Leaders of the Week

 

Campbellsville High School recently named its Leaders of the Week for the week of Dec. 4.

 

From left are junior Spencer Swafford, senior Cass Kidwell, sophomore Tristin Lopez and freshman Catlyn Clausen.

CHS golf player to attend NKU

 

Campbellsville High School senior golf player Alex Doss will continue his academic and playing career at Northern Kentucky University.

 

Doss recently celebrated the announcement with his family and friends at a special reception.

 

CHS Athletic Director Tim Davis said Doss, who has received a scholarship to the Division 1 school, has been an outstanding golf player for his school.

 

“Not only one of the top players for our team and the region, but also the state,” Davis said.

 

CHS boys’ golf player Alex Doss will continue his academic and athletic career at Northern Kentucky University. He recently celebrated the announcement in a reception with his family and friends. Pictured with Doss are his parents, Steve and Dee, and, from left, back, teammates Layton Hord and Myles Murrell, juniors, senior Connor Wilson, freshman Kameron Smith and boys’ golf coach Cassidy Decker.

CHS basketball teams sweep Taylor County

 

Campbellsville High School girls’ and boys’ basketball teams swept Taylor County on Tuesday, Dec. 5.

 

In the girls’ match up, CHS won by a score of 54-46.

 

CHS senior Nena Barnett led the team with 15 points, followed by Campbellsville Middle School eighth-grader Bri Gowdy with 14.

 

In the boys’ match up, CHS sophomore Malachi Corley scored at the buzzer to get the win.

 

Final score was 58-56.

 

CHS senior Vonnea Smith plays defense.     CHS sophomore Malachi Corley dribbles to the basket.

CHS band plays Christmas music

 

Campbellsville High School band members recently played music to spread Christmas cheer.

 

The band combined with Taylor County band members to play Christmas songs at the Taylor County Judicial Center before the community’s annual Christmas parade on Saturday, Dec. 2.

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools’ students also walked and rode in the parade with various floats.

 

CHS sophomore David Silva, at left, and junior Randy Harris play saxophone.

CHS students take new school photos

 

Campbellsville High School students smiled for the camera recently.

 

Lifetouch personnel came to CHS on Friday, Dec. 1, to take new school portraits.

 

CHS senior Logan Cole smiles for the camera.

CHS hosts after-school study session

 

Campbellsville High School hosted an after-school study session on Friday, Dec. 1.

 

Students could stay after early release from 1:15 to 2:30 p.m. to meet with their teachers and get help with homework, complete exams and quizzes, work on upcoming class projects and more.

 

About 20 students attended the session.

 

CHS sophomore Siera Owens works with teacher Cheryl Dicken.

CHS students read ‘To Kill A Mockingbird’

 

Campbellsville High School students are reading a classic novel in their English class.

 

In Tyler Hardy’s pre-AP/honors English class, which includes Campbellsville Middle School eighth-grade and CHS freshmen students, the students are reading “To Kill A Mockingbird” by Harper Lee.

 

CHS teacher Tyler Hardy talks to his students about the plot of “To Kill A Mockingbird.” Pictured are CHS freshmen Jake Dicken, at left, and Raj Patel.

CHS swim team begins season

 

Campbellsville High School swim team has begun its 2017-2018 season.

 

This year’s team features two seniors, Alex Doss and Bryce Richardson.

 

The roster also includes Campbellsville Middle school sixth-graders Caleb Holt and Mollie Bailey, CHS sophomores Alli Wilson, Isabella Osborne, Gracyne Hash, Aleah Knifley, Emily Rodgers and Gavin Johnson and juniors Natalie Caldwell and Brandon Greer.

 

This year’s CHS swim team members are, from left, front, Campbellsville Middle School sixth-graders Caleb Holt and Mollie Bailey and CHS sophomores Alli Wilson, Isabella Osborne and Gracyne Hash. Back, coach Steve Doss, juniors Brandon Greer and Natalie Caldwell, senior Alex Doss and sophomores Gavin Johnson, Emily Rodgers and Aleah Knifley. Absent from the photo is senior Bryce Richardson.

CHS senior joins 1,000-point club

 

Campbellsville High School senior Nena Barnett has recently joined her school’s 1,000-point club.

 

In the CHS girls’ basketball season-opening game on Tuesday, Nov. 28, against Caverna, Barnett led her team with 24 points.

 

The points are enough for her to join the school’s elusive 1,000-point club.

 

CHS senior Nena Barnett scored 24 points in the Lady Eagles game vs. Caverna on Monday, Nov. 28, which is enough for her to join her school’s 1,000-point club.

CHS football players, coach honored

 

Campbellsville High School football coach Dale Estes and players Devonte Cubit and Arren Hash were recently honored for their success this season.

 

Head coach Dale Estes was, for the second year in a row, named the Coach of the Year for Class A District 2.

 

Cubit was named the Class A District 2 Player of the Year.

 

Hash, the quarterback for the CHS team, was named to the Kentucky Prep All-Freshmen team.

 

CHS senior Devonte Cubit was named Player of the Year for Class A District 2.    For the second year in a row, CHS head football coach Dale Estes was named Coach of the Year for Class A District 2.     CHS freshman Arren Hash was named to the Kentucky Prep All-Freshmen team.

CHS to host after-school study session

 

Campbellsville High School will host an after-school study session on Friday, Dec. 1.

 

The session will be from 1:15 to 2:30 p.m.

 

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CHS students learn about the public library

 

Campbellsville High School students are learning all about the services offered at the Taylor County Public Library.

 

Sarah Hampton and Keslie Pepper came to CHS to talk to students and register them to access the library’s free digital resources.

 

The library offers many digital books, in addition to programs that help patrons learn new languages, read magazines and take a variety of classes.

 

Kelsie Pepper of Taylor County Public Library helps CHS freshmen, from left, Tierra Bridgewater, Trinity Lobb and Nathan Sowders register for access to the library’s free digital services.

CHS bookkeeper is finalist for LifeChanger of the Year award

 

Campbellsville High School bookkeeper Kim Thompson is a finalist for the LifeChanger of the Year award.

 

The award honors school employees and teachers who inspire students and go above and beyond their call of duty.

 

LifeChanger of the Year is an annual program recognizing elementary, middle and high school educators and school employees across the country.

 

Kim Thompson

CHS names Leaders of the Week

 

Campbellsville High School recently named its Leaders of the Week for the week of Nov. 27.

 

From left are freshman Arren Hash, sophomore Jewell Cox and junior Cassie Pipes. Absent from the photo is senior Lauren Riddle.

CIS spreads Christmas wishes

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools is spreading Christmas wishes to the Campbellsville and Taylor County community.

 

CIS recently set up a sign in Miller Park, as part of the City of Campbellsville’s annual Christmas lights display.

 

The sign wishes the community a Merry Christmas.

 

Campbellsville Elementary School second-grade choir members recently sang Christmas songs at a ceremony to turn on the light display and kickoff the holiday season.

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools is spreading Christmas wishes to the Campbellsville and Taylor County community by displaying this message in Miller Park.

CHS students win awards at KYA

 

Campbellsville High School students were honored with several awards at the Kentucky Youth Assembly session on Nov. 19-21.

 

The school’s Kentucky YMCA Youth Association chapter attended the annual program, which allows students to serve as a part of a model state government.

 

As a group, CHS received an Honor Level Community Service award and a Delegation of Excellence award.

 

CHS Kentucky YMCA Youth Association members pose for a photo together.

CHS boys’ basketball team to host Tip-Off Classic

 

Campbellsville High School boys’ basketball team will host and play in the Domino’s Tip-Off Classic on Saturday, Dec. 2.

 

Games will be in the CHS gym, beginning at 4 p.m.

 

Eagle Basketball

CHS football team takes on Beechwood in state semi-finals game

 

Campbellsville High School football team ended its historic season on Friday, Nov. 24, with a game against Beechwood.

 

CHS battled hard, but couldn’t get the win in the Kentucky High School Athletic Association semi-finals match up.

 

CHS senior Devonte Cubit runs the ball as sophomore Malachi Corley blocks for him.

CHS football players honored at breakfast

 

Campbellsville High School football players were recently honored a special Thanksgiving Day breakfast.

 

CHS teachers and staff members hosted a special breakfast for the players after their practice.

 

CHS will host Beechwood High School on Friday, Nov. 24, in the Kentucky High School Athletic Association Class A semi-finals on Friday, Nov. 24.

 

CHS football players enjoy a special breakfast.

CHS football players take Eagle Walk through school hallways

 

Campbellsville High School football players were recently honored with an Eagle walk through Campbellsville elementary, middle and high schools.

 

CHS will host Beechwood High School on Friday, Nov. 24, in the semi-finals of the Kentucky High School Athletic Association Class A tournament. Kickoff is at 7:30 p.m.

 

This is the third time in school history that the CHS football team has played in the KHSAA semi-finals.

 

CHS senior Devonte Cubit leads his team in the Eagle Walk through CES. At left is senior Tyrion Taylor.

CHS football players walk through CES hallways

 

Campbellsville High School football players were recently honored with an Eagle walk through Campbellsville Elementary School.

 

CHS defeated Crittenden County on Friday, Nov. 17, to advance to the Kentucky High School Athletic Association semi-finals game.

 

Before the game vs. Crittenden County, CHS football players walked through the CES hallways.

 

CHS head football coach Dale Estes high-fives CES fifth-graders.

CHS band members reunite 30 years later

 

Campbellsville High School band members from 1987 recently gathered for a reunion.

 

The 1987 band won the Kentucky Music Educators Association championship in Class A on Oct. 31, 1987, by defeating Hazard, Murray and Lyon County.

 

Campbellsville High School band members from 1987 recently gathered for a reunion to mark 30 years since they won the Class A KMEA championship. From left, front, are Michelle Stubbs Sapp, Sarah Leachman, Pat Wise Watson, Jeannie Herron Clark, former band director Robert Harrod’s wife Debbie Harrod, Phil Harmon and Jeff Bolin. Back, Melissa Hadley Shelton, Stephen Epperson, Chris Ohnemus, RB Herron and Jeremy Adams.

CHS welding students tour local factories

 

Campbellsville High School welding students recently toured two local factories.

 

The students attend classes at CHS and Green County Area Technology Center.

 

CHS students, along with Green County students, took a tour on Tuesday, Nov. 21, of Campbellsville Industries and Hendrickson in Lebanon.

 

CHS and Green County Area Technology Center students take a tour of Campbellsville Industries.

CHS names Leaders of the Week

 

Campbellsville High School recently named its Leaders of the Week for the week of Nov. 20.

 

From left are junior Charlie Pettigrew, senior Austin Carter and freshman Reggie Carter. Absent from the photo is sophomore Alli Wilson.

CHS senior class selling Christmas ornaments

 

Campbellsville High School senior class members are selling Christmas ornaments to raise money for project graduation.

 

Ornaments are $6 each and can be purchased from any senior student or parent.

 

The ornaments feature eight designs, including Campbellsville Eagles, University of Kentucky, Campbellsville University, University of Louisville and cancer awareness.

 

Campbellsville High School senior class members are selling these Christmas ornaments to raise money for project graduation. Ornaments are $6 each and can be purchased from any senior student or parent.

CHS students complete Microsoft Office certification

 

Campbellsville High School students recently completed Microsoft Office industry certification.

 

Annie Lee     Zoe McAninch     Sydney Wilson

CHS STLP students advance to state competition

 

Campbellsville High School STLP students recently competed and have advanced to state competition.

 

Students attended the Regional Showcase at the University of Louisville on Friday, Nov. 17.

 

After an interview, CHS sophomore Zoe McAninch was chosen to serve on the social media service team.

 

And in the Showcase Project category, for the Minecraft Circuitry competition, the CHS team advanced to compete at state.

 

The team includes senior Austin Fitzgerald and juniors Randy Harris and Brandon Greer.

 

In the Showcase Project category, for the Minecraft Circuitry competition, the CHS team advanced to compete again at state. The team includes, from left, junior Brandon Greer, senior Austin Fitzgerald and junior Randy Harris.     CHS sophomore Zoe McAninch was chosen to serve on the social media service team.

CHS student named to academic all-state first team

 

Campbellsville High School cross country runner Ian McAninch, a junior, has received an academic honor for his performance in the classroom.

 

The Kentucky Track and Cross Country Coaches Association recently named McAninch, a junior, to the Academic All-State First Team.

 

McAninch also recently competed in the Kentucky High School Athletic Association boys’ cross country meet at the Kentucky Horse Park.

 

The Kentucky Track and Cross Country Coaches Association recently named Ian McAninch, a CHS junior, at right, to the Academic All-State First Team. At left is CHS cross country coach Steve Doss.

CHS students are college ready

 

Campbellsville High School students are working toward becoming college and career ready.

 

Based on their scores from the ACT exam last month, several students are now college ready.

 

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CHS football team to host Beechwood in state semi-finals game

 

Campbellsville High School football team will host Beechwood High School in the Kentucky High School Athletic Association semi-finals on Friday, Nov. 24.

 

Kickoff is at 7:30 p.m., with gates opening at 6 p.m.

 

This is the first time since 1998 and the third time in school history that the Eagles have played in the state semi-finals.

 

Admission is $6 for adults, children and students.

 

CHS Football Region Champs

CHS to host Eagle Jamboree

 

Campbellsville High School will host the annual Eagle Jamboree on Saturday, Nov. 25.

 

Games will begin at 11 a.m.

 

All games will consist of four 10-minute quarters with a running clock, and scores will be erased after each quarter.

 

Eagle Basketball

CHS football region championships shirts available

 

Campbellsville High School football team is selling region championship shirts.

 

On Friday, Nov. 17, the CHS football team defeated Crittenden County to win the Class A Region 1 championship.

 

This is the first region championship win for the Eagles since 1998.

 

CHS Eagle Football Region Champs

CHS football team wins region championship

 

For the third time in program history, the Campbellsville High School football team has won a region championship.

 

CHS took on Crittenden County on Friday, Nov. 17, in the third round of the Kentucky High School Athletic Association playoffs.

 

CHS won the match up a score of 44-8.

 

This is the first Class A Region 1 championship win for the Eagles since the 1998-1999 season.

 

CHS football players and coaches pose for a photo with their region championship trophy.

CHS art honor society to sell Christmas ornaments

 

Campbellsville High School National Art Honor Society members are selling hand-made ornaments as a fundraiser.

 

The ornaments are $5 each and featured many designs, including snowflakes, Christmas trees and presents, angels and more.

 

Campbellsville High School National Art Honor Society members are selling hand-made ornaments, like these, as a fundraiser.

CHS FCA students encouraged to build their identities in God

 

Campbellsville High School Fellowship of Christian Athletes members recently heard a message from student teacher LeeAnn Grider.

 

Grider, an education student at Campbellsville University, spoke to CHS students about how important it is to build their identities in God.

 

Having played basketball most of her life, Grider said, she always introduced herself a player.

 

“I am who I am because of basketball,” she said.

 

CHS student teacher LeeAnn Grider talks to CHS FCA students about the importance of building their identity in God.

CHS names Leaders of the Week

 

Campbellsville High School recently named its Leaders of the Week for the week of Nov. 13.

 

From left are sophomore Gavin Johnson, junior Jackson Hinton, senior Carlee Sallee and freshman Jasmine Mitchell.

CHS FCA group receives Bibles

 

Campbellsville High School Fellowship of Christian Athletes recently received a donation from a local church.

 

First Cumberland Presbyterian Church donated 12 copies of The Athlete’s Bible for the group to use during its meetings and events.

 

Bro. John Butler made the donation.

 

Bro. John Butler, on behalf of First Cumberland Presbyterian Church, recently donated 12 copies of The Athlete’s Bible to the CHS Fellowship of Christian Athletes group. From left are Butler, CHS senior Austin Fitzgerald, juniors Ryan Kearney, Christa Riggs and Evan McAninch and sophomores Zoe McAninch and Sydney Wilson.

CHS students present ‘Genius Hour’ projects

 

Campbellsville High School students have been working on “Genius Hour” projects and recently presented them to their classmates.

 

Students in Ben Davis’s language composition and English classes spent several days completing their “Genius Hour” projects.

 

The “Genius Hour” initiative allows students to spend a portion of class time working on projects that they are passionate about.

 

CHS junior Payton Reynolds presents his “Genius Hour” project.

CHS honors academic achievers

 

Campbellsville High School recently announced its academic achievers for November.

 

A boy and a girl from each grade level are named, and were recognized at the Campbellsville Board of Education’s meeting on Monday, Nov. 13.

 

Campbellsville High School academic achievers for November were recognized at the Campbellsville Board of Education meeting on Monday, Nov. 13. Pictured with CHS Principal David Petett they are, from left, freshman Abi Wiedewitsch, junior Ryan Kearney, freshman Kameron Smith, Petett and seniors Sydney Jeong and Wyatt Houk. Absent from the photo are sophomores Blake Allen and Sydney Wilson and junior Elizabeth Sullivan.

CIS community partner receives Change Award

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools community partner Rob Collins received the Change Award at the Campbellsville Board of Education meeting on Monday, Nov. 13.

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools Superintendent Kirby Smith honors three Change Award winners each month, including a certified and classified employee and a community member.

 

Collins, who is a radio personality at Q-104, received the community Change Award.

 

Campbellsville Independent SchoolsSuperintendent Kirby Smith, at right, honors Rob Collins, a radio personality at Q-104, with the community Change Award.

CES/CMS guidance counselor receives Change Award

 

Campbellsville elementary and middle school Guidance Counselor Beth Wiedewitsch received the Change Award at the Campbellsville Board of Education meeting on Monday, Nov 13.

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools Superintendent Kirby Smith honors three Change Award winners each month, including a certified and classified employee and a community member.

 

Wiedewitsch, who has been a guidance counselor at Campbellsville Independent Schools for nearly 17 years, received the certified Change Award.

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools Superintendent Kirby Smith, at right, honors CES/CMS Guidance Counselor Beth Wiedewitsch with the certified Change Award.

CES preschool assistant receives Change Award

 

Campbellsville Elementary School Preschool Assistant Beth Sandidge received the Change Award at the Campbellsville Board of Education meeting on Monday, Nov. 13.

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools Superintendent Kirby Smith honors three Change Award winners each month, including a certified and classified employee and a community member.

 

Sandidge, who will soon become the bookkeeper at CES, received the classified Change Award.

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools Superintendent Kirby Smith, at right, honors CES Preschool Assistant Beth Sandidge with the certified Change Award.

CES to raise money for local family

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students and staff members are raising money for a local family.

 

Talon Perkins, the 1-year-old son of Kyle and Beth Perkins, was born with a congenital heart disease and pulmonary vein stenosis.

 

Allison Cox, who is an exceptional child educator at CES, is an aunt to Talon.

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students and staff members are raising money for a local family.    Talon Perkins, the 1-year-old son of Kyle and Beth Perkins, was born with a congenital heart disease and pulmonary vein stenosis.    Allison Cox, who is an exceptional child educator at CES, is an aunt to Talon.

CMS boys’ basketball team to host second alumni game

 

Campbellsville Middle School boys’ basketball team will host its second alumni game on Sunday, Dec. 17, as a fundraiser.

 

Purple Reign alumni basketball game will begin at 5 p.m. at the Campbellsville High School gymnasium. Doors will open at 4:15 p.m.

 

Admission is $5 for adults and $3 for children. Those ages 5 and younger will be admitted free.

 

CMS boys’ basketball team to host second alumni game

CHS football team defeats Russellville, advances in state tournament

 

Campbellsville High School football team has defeated Russellville for the first time in program history, and advances to the third round of state playoffs for the first time since the 2007-2008 season.

 

CHS hosted Russellville on Friday, Nov. 10.

 

Final score was 50-26.

 

CHS junior Charlie Pettigrew tackles.

CIS Marching Ensemble is third at mid-states championships

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools Marching Ensemble brought home third place in this year’s Mid-States Band Association championships.

 

The band performed in Class A competition at Norwood High School in Norwood, Ohio on Saturday, Nov. 4.

 

CHS sophomore Autumn Babbs performs in finals competition.

CHS cross country runner advances to state meet

 

Campbellsville High School cross country team recently completed its season, with a runner advancing to the state meet.

 

CHS junior Ian McAninch competed in the Kentucky High School Athletic Association boys’ cross country meet at the Kentucky Horse Park on Saturday, Nov. 4.

 

He competed against 264 runners, made up of teams and individual runners from across the state.

 

McAninch finished the 3.1-mile race in 20 minutes and seven seconds, in 166th place.

 

CHS juniors Ian McAninch, at left, and Evan McAninch run.

CHS SBDM to meet

 

Campbellsville High School Site-Based Decision Making Council members will meet regular session on Monday, Nov. 13.

 

The meeting is at 5:30 p.m. in the CHS SBDM meeting room.

 

Items on the agenda include student achievement, improvement planning, budget reports, fundraising requests, FRYSC, committee reports and job postings.

 

 

SBDM

CHS athletic department hosts ‘12 Days of Christmas’ raffle

 

Campbellsville High School athletic department has begun its annual “12 Days of Christmas” raffle to raise money for its programs.

 

This year, the prizes are all cash awards.

 

Tickets are $30 each, and will include two Pick 3 numbers, so each ticket comes with two chances each day to win the day’s cash prize.

 

Raffle

FRYSC Advisory Council to meet

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools Family Resource and Youth Services Center Advisory Council will have its regular meeting on Thursday, Dec. 7, at noon.

 

The meeting will be at the Campbellsville High School Site-Based Decision Making Council room, which is on the CHS campus.

 

Calendar

CHS students learn about parenting

 

Campbellsville High School students are learning about parenting – with babies who need to be changed, fed and held.

 

Students in Deanna Campbell’s parenting classes are using RealCare baby simulators to learn what it’s like to be parents.

 

The babies – which come with birth certificates – simulate what it might actually be like to take care of a baby at all times.

 

CHS freshman Paula Hoskins, at left, and sophomore Anthony Shipione feed their Real Care babies.

CHS students perform community service

 

Campbellsville High School seniors recently performed community service while earning money for project graduation.

 

CHS seniors and their parents volunteered to clean about 10 miles of roadway.

 

The group cleaned portions of Bear Track Road and Palestine Road.

 

CHS senior Alex Doss picks up trash.

CHS names Eagle Excellence award winners

 

Campbellsville High School recently announced its Eagle Excellence award winners for October.

 

Eagle Excellence awards honor students who excel in eight specific academic areas. Winners are chosen each month, and can come from any grade level.

 

Teachers nominate students for the awards based on their performance in the classroom and their exemplary leadership skills.

 

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CHS names Leaders of the Week

 

Campbellsville High School recently named its Leaders of the Week for the week of Nov. 6.

 

From left are freshman Colin Harris, sophomore Haley Morris, junior Christa Riggs and senior Adrian Cravens.

CHS yearbooks on sale now

 

Campbellsville High School yearbooks are on sale now, at a discounted rate.

 

Yearbooks for the 2017-2018 school year are on sale for $30 each, through Friday, Nov. 24.

 

Yearbooks

CHS student completes Microsoft Office certification

 

Campbellsville High School junior Casey Hardin recently completed Microsoft Office industry certification.

 

As of Thursday, Nov. 9, Hardin has passed Certiport exams in Microsoft Word, Excel and PowerPoint to obtain Microsoft Office Specialist industry certification.

 

Casey Hardin

CMS girls’ basketball team selling championship t-shirts

 

Campbellsville Middle School girls’ basketball team is selling Central Kentucky Middle School Athletic Conference championship t-shirts.

 

The team recently won the CKMSAC tournament for the first time in 20 years.

 

CMS defeated Casey County, which was undefeated, to bring home the championship plaque.

 

CMS GB Team

CHS students create ‘Day of the Dead’ artwork

 

Campbellsville High School students recently created artwork in honor of the “Day of the Dead.”

 

“Day of the Dead” is a holiday celebrated in central and southern Mexico on Nov. 1 and 2, to honor deceased loved ones.

 

One of the traditions of the day is to make sugar skulls with elaborate decorations.

 

CHS sophomores Jewell Cox, at left, and Shallan Philpott put finishing touches on their Day of the Dead skulls.

CHS students learn about graffiti art

 

Campbellsville High School students are learning how to draw graffiti-style art.

 

 In Jo Ann Harris’s art classes, students are studying controversial subjects such as whether copying a person’s artwork is ethical and if they believe graffiti is art.

 

Students recently learned about graffiti-style art made popular by many artists, including England-based graffiti artist Banksy.

 

CHS junior Annie Lee creates her graffiti-style drawing.

CMS, CHS choirs selling candles

 

Campbellsville middle and high school choirs are selling candles to raise money.

 

The choirs are working with Peaceful Places, a local business that sells natural soy wax candles, tarts, lip balms and mists.

 

CMS/CHS Candles

CHS to take on Russellville in playoff game

 

Campbellsville High School football team is set to take on Russellville on Friday, Nov. 10, in the second round of the Kentucky High School Athletic Association playoffs.

 

Kickoff is at 8 p.m. at Dave Fryrear Field on the CHS campus.

 

CHS defeated Fulton City High School on Friday, Nov. 3, to advance to the second round.

 

Campbellsville High School football team is set to take on Russellville on Friday, Nov. 10, in the second round of the Kentucky High School Athletic Association playoffs.    Kickoff is at 8 p.m. at Dave Fryrear Field on the CHS campus.    CHS defeated Fulton City High School on Friday, Nov. 3, to advance to the second round.

‘Christmas Spectacular’ set for Dec. 10

 

The annual Campbellsville Independent Schools “Christmas Spectacular” concert will be Sunday, Dec. 10, beginning at 2:30 p.m. in Campbellsville High School’s Hamilton Auditorium.

 

Music ensembles from Campbellsville elementary, middle and high schools will perform, including the CHS show choir and ensemble, the CES third-grade choir and middle school choirs.

 

CMS and CHS concerts bands will also perform.

 

CIS Christmas Spectacular

CHS soccer team battles Taylor County

 

Campbellsville High School soccer team recently battled Taylor County in the second round of the 18th District tournament.

 

CHS fought hard, but couldn’t get the win.

 

CHS freshman Tristin Faulkner fights for the ball.

CHS soccer team defeats Hart County

 

Campbellsville High School soccer team recently defeated Hart County.

 

CHS won by a score of 3-2 to advance to the second round of the 18th District tournament.

 

CHS senior Ethan Lay runs for the ball.

CHS baseball program selling pavers

 

Campbellsville High School baseball program is selling pavers as part of a renovation project at the team’s field.

 

A new entrance and landscaping project is currently underway at the CHS campus and will be completed by spring.

 

After the renovation is completed, head coach Blake Milby says the finished project will be one that all Eagle alumni and fans can be proud of for many years to come.

 

CHS Baseball Pavers

CHS senior class to host fundraiser

 

Campbellsville High School senior class will host a fundraiser at Gatti’s Pizza on Wednesday, Nov. 8.

 

The class will receive 15 percent of proceeds from inside sales, pickup orders and deliveries from 11 a.m. to closing.

 

Gatti's Pizza

CHS students to perform community service

 

Campbellsville High School seniors are working to give back to their community.

 

CHS students will be out cleaning up roadways in the community on Monday, Nov. 6, at 10 a.m. and Tuesday, Nov. 7, and Wednesday, Nov. 8, at 4 p.m.

 

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CHS football team takes on LaRue County

 

Campbellsville High School football team recently took on LaRue County.

 

CHS fought hard, but couldn’t get the win.

 

Final score was 14-43.

 

CHS junior Charlie Pettigrew runs the ball as classmate Dakota Reardon blocks.

CHS names Leaders of the Week

 

Campbellsville High School recently named its Leaders of the Week for the week of Oct. 30.

 

From left are sophomore Tyler Gribbins, junior Josh Dooley and freshman Tierra Bridgewater. Absent from the photo is senior Makala Antle.

CHS student begins service project

 

Campbellsville High School junior Myles Murrell has begun a service project to help those staying at the local homeless shelter.

 

Murrell is working with Green River Ministries staff members to collect new and gently used toys for children who stay at the shelter.

 

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CIS Marching Ensemble is 13th best band in Kentucky

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools Marching Ensemble is the 13th best Class A high school band in Kentucky.

 

On Saturday, Oct. 28, the CHS band performed in Kentucky Music Educators Association semi-final competition at Bullitt Central High School in Shepherdsville.

 

Sixteen bands competed.

 

CHS scored higher than Harlan, Nicholas and Crittenden counties.

 

Campbellsville Middle School seventh-grader Alyssa Orberson, at left, and CHS senior Tiffany Kane perform.

CHS to host after-school study session

 

Campbellsville High School will host an after-school study session on Friday, Nov. 3.

 

The session will be from 1:15 to 2:30 p.m.

 

Campbellsville High School will host an after-school study session on Friday, Nov. 3.    The session will be from 1:15 to 2:30 p.m.

CIS to host Veterans Day program

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools will host a Veterans Day program for local veterans and community members.

 

The special ceremony will be on Thursday, Nov. 9, at 9 a.m. in the Campbellsville High School gym.

 

Campbellsville elementary, middle and high school students will present the program.

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools will host a Veterans Day program for local veterans and community members.    The special ceremony will be on Thursday, Nov. 9, at 9 a.m. in the Campbellsville High School gym.    Campbellsville elementary, middle and high school students will present the program.

CES, CMS and CHS choirs to present fall concert

 

Campbellsville elementary, middle and high school choirs will present a fall concert on Sunday, Nov. 5.

 

The concert will begin at 2:30 p.m. at Hamilton Auditorium on the Campbellsville High School campus.

 

The performance is free and open to the public.

 

Campbellsville elementary, middle and high school choirs will present a fall concert on Sunday, Nov. 5.    The concert will begin at 2:30 p.m. at Hamilton Auditorium on the Campbellsville High School campus.    The performance is free and open to the public.

CHS volleyball team takes on Marion County in district tournament

 

Campbellsville High School volleyball team took on Marion County recently in the 20th district volleyball tournament.

 

CHS battled hard, but couldn’t get the win.

 

CHS seniors Vonnea Smith and Kayla Young were named to the all-tournament team.

 

CHS senior Vonnea Smith talks to her teammates.

CHS volleyball team takes on Marion County

 

Campbellsville High School volleyball team recently took on Marion County.

 

The match was the last of the regular season.

 

CHS fought hard, but couldn’t get the win.

 

CHS senior Vonnea Smith checks out of the match.

CHS senior football players honored

 

Campbellsville High School senior football players were honored before their game on Friday, Oct. 27.

 

The players were honored for their hard work and dedication this season.

 

This year’s seniors include Devonte Cubit, Ryan Wiedewitsch, Ryan Jeffries, Austin Carter, Tyrion Taylor, Bryce Richardson and Ethan Lay.

 

CHS football senior players are honored. From left are Ryan Jeffries, Ryan Wiedewitsch, Bryce Richardson, Ethan Lay, head coach Dale Estes, Tyrion Taylor, Austin Cater and Devonte Cubit.

CHS senior band members honored

 

Campbellsville High School senior band members were honored on Friday, Oct. 27.

 

This year’s seniors include Tiffany Kane, Austin Fitzgerald, Darius Wright and Chaz Babbs.

 

CHS Band Director Zach Shelton honors seniors, from left, Chaz Babbs, Austin Fitzgerald and Tiffany Kane. Darius Wright is absent from the photo.

CES students honor CHS cross country runners

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students recently honored Campbellsville High School cross country runners.

 

At the CES assembly on Friday, Oct. 27, the CHS cross country runners were introduced and honored for a successful season.

 

CHS cross country runners high-five CES students.

CHS names Leaders of the Week

 

Campbellsville High School recently named its Leaders of the Week for the week of Oct. 23.

 

From left are sophomore Gracyne Hash, junior Christina Phipps and freshman Tristin Faulkner. Absent from the photo is senior Austin Cox.

CIS Marching Ensemble advances to state semi-finals competition

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools Marching Ensemble has advanced to state semi-finals competition.

 

The band participated in Class A regional competition on Saturday, Oct. 21, at Madison Southern High School.

 

CHS finished in fifth place, with the Top 8 bands advancing to state semi-finals competition.

 

CHS sophomore Brandy Miller performs.

CIS superintendent speaks to Rotary Club

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools Superintendent Kirby Smith recently spoke to Campbellsville Rotary Club members about the great happenings at his school system.

 

Smith, who has worked at CIS since 2004, said he has been blessed to serve as a special education teacher, assistant principal, principal and now superintendent.

 

“Although I’m not home-grown, this is home,” he said.

 

Smith said he is excited to serve in his new role and is learning every day.

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools Superintendent Kirby Smith recently spoke to Campbellsville Rotary Club members about the great happenings at his school system.

CHS volleyball team takes on Russell County

 

Campbellsville High School volleyball team took on Russell County recently.

 

CHS fought hard, but couldn’t get the win.

 

CHS senior Kiyah Barnett cheers after a point.

CHS soccer team defeats Monroe County

 

Campbellsville High School soccer team recently defeated Monroe County.

 

CHS seniors Cody Davis, Jackson Hunt and Ethan Lay scored goals for the Eagles, as did sophomore David Silva.

 

Brennon Wheeler, a sophomore, got the shutout at the goal.

 

CHS senior Bryce Richardson kicks the ball.

CHS student completes Microsoft Office certification

 

Campbellsville High School junior Sydney Jeong recently completed Microsoft Office industry certification.

 

As of Monday, Oct. 23, Jeong has passed Certiport exams in Microsoft Word, Excel and PowerPoint to obtain Microsoft Office Specialist industry certification.

 

Sydney Jeong

CES students honor Eagle Band members

 

Campbellsville Elementary School recently honored the members of the CIS Marching Ensemble.

 

The Eagle Band will compete in KMEA regional competition on Saturday, Oct. 21, at Madison Southern High School in Berea.

 

The band has won first place in its class at each competition this season.

 

CHS band members perform for CES students.

CIS employees learn about proposed retirement changes

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools’ employees recently learned about the proposed changes in the state retirement system.

 

State Sen. Max Wise, R-Campbellsville, came to the Campbellsville Elementary School campus to talk to the employees.

 

Wise explained the proposal, released this week, and asked for feedback about it.

 

State Sen. Max Wise, R-Campbellsville, talks to CIS employees about the proposed changes in the state retirement system.

CHS hosts after-school study session

 

Campbellsville High School hosted an after-school study session on Friday, Oct. 20.

 

Students could stay after early release at 1 p.m. to meet with their teachers and get help with homework, complete exams and quizzes, work on upcoming class projects and more.

 

CHS special education teacher Anthony Epps, helps, sophomores Ketayah Taylor, at left, and Siera Owens with their homework.

CHS hosts FAFSA Day

 

Campbellsville High School hosted a FAFSA signup day recently to help seniors and their parents complete the financial aid applications.

 

The FAFSA, which stands for Free Application for Federal Student Aid, is required for students who are applying to college and want to qualify for financial aid.

 

Kentucky Higher Education Assistance Authority representative Audrey Price helps CHS senior Justin Humphress complete his FAFSA with his mother Deanna.

CHS students save lives

 

Campbellsville High School students and teachers recently saved lives.

 

CHS National Honor Society hosted its second blood drive of the school year on Friday, Oct. 20.

 

Kentucky Blood Center officials were on hand to help students, teachers, staff members, parents and community members donate.

 

CHS junior Brody Weeks, at right, reacts as a needle goes into his arm as he gives blood for the first time. At left is junior Tristan Hovious.

CHS Beta members win awards

 

Campbellsville High School Beta Club members brought home several awards on Thursday, Oct. 19, at the annual Central Kentucky Beta Invitational.

 

Campbellsville University hosted the invitational, which features competitions in talent, service, math, English, social studies, science, agriculture, speech, poetry, Spanish, advertising design, art and more.

 

CHS students competing in the Central Kentucky Beta Invitational are, from left, front, sponsor Lauren Bennett, sophomores Sydney Wilson and Kaleigh Hunt, seniors Caitlin Bright, Kayla Young and Missy Vanorder, junior Jeremiah Jackson and sponsor Lindsay Williams. Second row, sponsor Ashley Penick, sophomores Haley Morris, Zoe McAninch and Gavin Johnson, junior Elizabeth Sullivan and seniors Sara Farmer, Madison Dial and Darius Wright. Third row, senior Christian Berry, juniors Jackson Hinton and Ryan Kearney and seniors Alex Doss and Ryan Wiedewitsch. Back, juniors Brandon Greer, Tristan Johnson, Myles Murrell and Davon Cecil, senior Connor Wilson, junior Treyce Mattingly and senior Chanson Atkinson.

CHS to host blood drive

 

Campbellsville High School will host a blood drive on Friday, Oct. 20, from 8:30 a.m. to 2 p.m.

 

Kentucky Blood Center officials will be on hand to help students, teachers, staff members, parents and community members donate.

 

Donors must be at least 17 – 16 with parental consent – to be considered for donation.

 

Blood Drive

CHS project graduation meeting set for Monday, Oct. 23

 

Campbellsville High School senior parents will have a project graduation meeting on Monday, Oct. 23.

 

The meeting will begin at 6 p.m. at the CHS Media Center.

 

 

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CHS names Leaders of the Week

 

Campbellsville High School recently named its Leaders of the Week for the week of Oct. 16.

 

From left are freshman Carly Adams, senior Shailyn Fields, junior Ian McAninch and sophomore Braydon Phillips.

CIS Marching Ensemble wins first place

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools Marching Ensemble brought home another first-place trophy on Saturday, Oct. 14.

 

The band competed at Tates Creek High School in Lexington.

 

In preliminary competition, the band defeated Nicholas County to take home first place in Class A and qualify to compete in the finals competition.

 

CHS freshman Nick Drew performs.

CHS students invited to participate in entrepreneurship challenge

 

Campbellsville High School students have been invited to participate in the Lt. Governor’s Entrepreneurship Challenge.

 

Last school year, three CHS students won the competition and advanced to the state level.

 

CHS sophomore Cole Kidwell, junior Myles Murrell and senior Cass Kidwell competed last year.

 

 

Lt. Governor's Entrepreneurship Challenge

CIS community partner receives Change Award

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools community partner Mark Johnson received the Change Award at the Campbellsville Board of Education meeting on Monday, Oct. 16.

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools Superintendent Kirby Smith honors three Change Award winners each month, including a certified and classified employee and a community member.

 

Johnson, who is president and CEO of Citizens Bank and Trust Co., received the community Change Award.

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools Superintendent Kirby Smith, at right, honors Citizens Bank and Trust Co. President and CEO Mark Johnson with the community Change Award.

CIS facilities manager receives Change Award

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools Facilities Manager Keith McMahan received the Change Award at the Campbellsville Board of Education meeting on Monday, Oct. 16.

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools Superintendent Kirby Smith honors three Change Award winners each month, including a certified and classified employee and a community member.

 

McMahan, who will retire in June, received the classified Change Award.

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools Superintendent Kirby Smith, at right, honors CIS Facilities Manager Keith McMahan with the certified Change Award.

CES students honor CHS volleyball players

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students recently honored Campbellsville High School volleyball players.

 

The CHS players were guests at the CES assembly on Friday, Oct. 13.

 

The team is competing in the 20th district tournament, taking on Marion County on Monday, Oct. 16.

 

CHS volleyball players high-five CES students at their assembly on Friday, Oct. 13.

CHS to host after-school study session

 

Campbellsville High School will host an after-school study session on Friday, Oct. 20.

 

Students can stay after early release at 1 p.m. to meet with teachers and get help with homework, complete exams and quizzes, work on upcoming class projects and more.

 

Study Session

CHS junior class to host fundraiser

 

 

Campbellsville High School junior class will host a fundraiser at Gatti’s Pizza on Wednesday, Oct. 18.

 

The class will receive 15 percent of proceeds from inside sales, pickup orders and deliveries from 11 a.m. to closing.

 

Gatti's

CHS art students make 3D letters

 

Campbellsville High School art students recently made 3D letters out of cardboard.

 

In Jo Ann Harris’s class, students recently studied differences between two- and three-dimensional objects.

 

Students learned that 2D objects have width and length, but 3D objects also have depth.

 

CHS sophomores Shallan Philpott, at left, and Jewell Cox work together on their letter.

CHS students submit FAFSAs

 

Campbellsville High School hosted a FAFSA signup day recently to help seniors and their parents complete the financial aid applications.

 

The FAFSA, which stands for Free Application for Federal Student Aid, is required for students who are applying to college and want to qualify for financial aid.

 

Admissions counselors from local colleges and universities, along with Kentucky Higher Education Assistance Authority Audrey Price, visited CHS to help students submit their applications.

 

CHS senior Connor Wilson completes his FAFSA, with help from Charity Ferguson, director of admissions at Lindsey Wilson College.

CHS football team crushes Bethlehem

 

Campbellsville High School football team crushed Bethlehem on Friday, Oct. 13.

 

Final score was 50-14.

 

CHS junior Daesean Vancleave gets the ball from freshman quarterback Arren Hash.

CHS student to volunteer at fall festival

 

Campbellsville High School sophomore Jewell Cox will volunteer at a free community fall festival on Saturday, Oct. 14.

 

The Rock Community Church will host the festival from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the REATH Center, which offers therapeutic horse riding.

 

Cox, who regularly attends sessions at the center, will demonstrate horse riding techniques.

 

CHS sophomore Jewell Cox attends horse therapy sessions at The REATH Center in Campbellsville, and will demonstrate riding techniques at a free fall festival at the center on Saturday, Oct. 14, from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.

CHS names Leaders of the Week

 

Campbellsville High School recently named its Leaders of the Week for the week of Oct. 9.

 

From left are sophomore Shelby Hunt and freshman Jake Dicken. Absent from the photo are junior Tatem Wiseman and senior Ethan Lay.

CIS students wear pink to support cancer survivors

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools’ hallways were covered in pink on Thursday, Oct. 12.

 

Students and teachers hosted a pink out to raise awareness and money for cancer research.

 

Those dressing in pink donated money to the cause. As a district, about $250 was raised.

 

CHS volleyball players honored cancer survivors at their game on Thursday, Oct. 12.

CHS senior volleyball players honored

 

Campbellsville High School senior volleyball players were honored recently for their hard work and dedication to their team.

 

The seniors were recognized in a special ceremony at their last regular season home game on Thursday, Oct. 12.

 

This year’s seniors include Madison Dial, Caitlin Bright, Kayla Young, Nena Barnett, Kiyah Barnett, Amanda Miles and Vonnea Smith.

 

CHS senior volleyball players are honored. From left are Kiyah Barnett, head coach Elisha Rhodes, Caitlin Bright, Madison Dial, Vonnea Smith, assistant coach Shajuana Ditto, Amanda Miles, Kayla Young and Nena Barnett.

CHS cross country team competes in Heartland Conference meet

 

Campbellsville High School cross country team competed in the Heartland Conference meet on Thursday, Oct. 12.

 

Several runners brought home medals and set new personal records.

 

Cross Country

CHS to host district volleyball tournament

 

Campbellsville High School will host the 20th district volleyball tournament, beginning Monday, Oct. 16.

 

There will be two games on Monday night, with the championship to follow on Tuesday. All games will be in the CHS gym.

 

Eagle Volleyball

Board of Education to meet Oct. 16

 

Campbellsville Board of Education members will meet in regular session on Monday, Oct. 16.

 

The meeting will begin at 6 p.m. at the Campbellsville Middle School library.

 

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CHS SBDM to meet Oct. 16

 

Campbellsville High School Site-Based Decision Making Council members will meet for their regularly scheduled meeting on Monday, Oct. 16.

 

The meeting will begin at 3:30 p.m. at CHS.

 

Calendar

CHS boys’ basketball tryouts set for Monday, Oct. 16

 

Campbellsville High School boys’ basketball tryouts have been scheduled for Monday, Oct. 16.

 

Tryouts will begin at 3 p.m. in the CHS gym.

 

Eagle Basketball

CHS to host blood drive

 

Campbellsville High School will host a blood drive on Friday, Oct. 20, from 8:30 a.m. to 2 p.m.

 

Kentucky Blood Center officials will be on hand to help students, teachers, staff members, parents and community members donate.

 

Blood Drive

CHS senior soccer players honored

 

Campbellsville High School senior soccer players were recently honored for their dedication to their team.

 

This year’s team features seven senior players, including Jackson Hunt, Cody Davis, Cass Kidwell, Bryce Richardson, Christian Berry, Logan Cole and Ethan Lay.

 

CHS soccer players had a record-setting season this year.

 

This year’s CHS senior soccer players were recently honored. They are, from left, front, Jackson Hunt, Cody Davis and Cass Kidwell. Back, head coach Bradley Harris, Bryce Richardson, Christian Berry, Logan Cole, Ethan Lay and assistant coaches Malique Spaulding and Matt Schmuck.

CHS bowling tryouts are Friday, Oct. 13

 

Campbellsville High School bowling season will begin soon.

 

Tryouts to participate in this year’s teams are set for Friday, Oct. 13, at 4 p.m. at Phillips Lanes Bowling Alley.

 

Students interested in becoming a member of the girls’ or boys’ teams should attend.

 

 

Eagle Bowling

CHS swim team to host organizational meeting

 

Campbellsville High School swim team will soon begin its season.

 

Anyone interested in swimming this season should attend an organizational meeting scheduled for Monday, Oct. 16, at Miller Park walking track.

 

The meeting will begin at 6:30 p.m.

 

Eagle Swimming.

CES students honor CHS golf players

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students recently honored the Campbellsville High School golf teams.

 

At a recent assembly, CES students recognized and cheered for the golf players.

 

The boys’ team includes seniors Connor Wilson and Alex Doss, juniors Layton Hord, Myles Murrell and Casey Hardin, sophomore Patrick Walker and freshmen Kameron Smith and Colin Harris.

 

CHS girls’ golf player Abbie Dicken, a junior, was also recognized.

 

CHS golf players, from left, sophomore Patrick Walker, junior Casey Hardin and freshman Kameron Smith high-five CES students.

CHS volleyball, CMS girls’ basketball teams to honor cancer survivors

 

Campbellsville High School volleyball and Campbellsville Middle School girls’ basketball players will honor cancer survivors on Thursday, Oct. 12, in two special ceremonies.

 

CHS volleyball senior players will be honored on Thursday, Oct. 12, at about 7:45 p.m. in the CHS gym. They are, from left, Vonnea Smith, Kiyah Barnett, Madison Dial, Caitlin Bright, Kayla Young, Nena Barnett and Amanda Miles.     CMS girls’ basketball eighth-grade players will be honored on Thursday, Oct. 12, at about 7:30 p.m. in the Campbellsville Elementary School gym. They are, from left, Olivia Fields, Tayler Thompson, Kaylyn Smith, Brae Washington, Bri Gowdy, Lainey Watson and Rylee Petett.

CHS students learn to make salsa

 

Campbellsville High School students recently learned to make their own salsa.

 

Angie Freeman, expanded foods and nutrition program assistant at Taylor County Extension Office, came to CHS recently to help students learn to cook nutritious foods.

 

Students in CHS teacher Deanna Campbell’s foods and nutrition classes learned about good food habits and how to make easy, but healthy, snacks at home.

 

CHS junior Payton Reynolds chops an onion.

CHS juniors learn about Native Americans

 

Campbellsville High School students are learning about Native Americans.

 

English III students in Tyler Hardy’s class recently discussed Native American literature.

 

As a project for the unit, students chose tribes and researched them.

 

CHS juniors Keidlan Boils, at left, and John Netherland present their project on the Powhatan Indians to teacher Susan Dabney.

CHS students make ‘Frankenstein’ monsters

 

Campbellsville High School students recently made their own monsters.

 

Students in Lindsay Williams’s AP English literature and composition class are studying “Frankenstein” and making their own monsters.

 

As part of their studies, students are reading the book and creating their own monsters.

 

From left, CHS juniors Dakota Reardon, Glenn Lamer, Josh Dooley, Jackson Hinton and Tristan Johnson talk about their monster.

CHS juniors, seniors learn about college

 

Campbellsville High School juniors and seniors learned all about college on Tuesday, Sept. 26.

 

Students attended a college fair at Campbellsville University’s Powell Athletic Center.

 

Representatives from several colleges and universities in Kentucky came to talk to students.

 

CHS juniors, from left, Jeremiah Jackson, Salena Ritchie, Tatem Wiseman and Abbie Dicken learn about Western Kentucky University.

CHS boys’ golf team finishes ninth at state tournament

 

Campbellsville High School boys’ golf team is the ninth best team in the state.

 

The team competed in the Kentucky High School Athletic Association state tournament at Bowling Green Country Club on Tuesday, Oct. 3, and Wednesday, Oct. 4.

 

After the first round on Tuesday, the CHS team finished in the Top 13 teams to advance to the second round. The CHS team scored a 319.

 

In the second round, the CHS team also scored a 319, to finish with 638 strokes.

 

CHS senior Alex Doss led his team, with a 148, which earned him 15th place.

 

Campbellsville High School boys’ golf team is the ninth best team in the state. The team competed in the Kentucky High School Athletic Association state tournament at Bowling Green Country Club on Tuesday, Oct. 3, and Wednesday, Oct. 4. From left are coach Cassidy Decker, junior Layton Hord, freshman Kameron Smith, junior Myles Murrell and seniors Connor Wilson and Alex Doss.

CIS Marching Ensemble wins first place

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools Marching Ensemble brought home another first-place trophy on Saturday, Sept. 30.

 

The band competed at Casey County High School in Liberty.

 

The CHS band won first place in Class A, defeating Paris by six points, and advanced to finals competition.

 

In the evening competition, CHS finished in fourth place, defeating Paris and Lincoln, Marion and Nelson counties.

 

CHS sophomore Conner Riley performs.

CES students honor CHS football players

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students recently honored Campbellsville High School football players at an assembly.

 

CES students recognized all of the players and cheered for them to do well this season.

 

CHS junior Ceondre Barnett smiles for a photo with CES second-graders Aliy Dunn, at left, and Drelynn Hollins.

CHS cross country team wins

 

Campbellsville High School cross country team recently competed in the Taylor County All Comers meet and brought home several awards.

 

In the CHS boys’ varsity race, junior Ian McAninch finished in third place, in 21:39.

 

CHS freshman Jonathan Sparks finished in sixth place, at 23:17.

 

CHS junior Ian McAninch races.

CHS volleyball team takes on Thomas Nelson

 

Campbellsville High School volleyball team recently took on Thomas Nelson.

 

CHS battled hard, but couldn’t get the win.

 

Final score was 0-2.

 

CHS senior Vonnea Smith hits the ball over the net.

CHS volleyball team defeats Adair, Barren, Hart and Cumberland counties

 

Campbellsville High School volleyball team recently defeated Adair, Barren, Hart and Cumberland counties.

 

CHS freshman Zoie Sidebottom hits the ball.

CHS soccer team defeats Casey, Grayson and Clinton counties

 

Campbellsville High School soccer team recently defeated Casey, Grayson and Clinton counties.

 

CHS freshman Clark Kidwell battles for the ball.

CHS volleyball team takes on Taylor County

 

Campbellsville High School volleyball team recently took on Taylor County.

 

CHS fought hard, but couldn’t get the win.

 

Final scores of the varsity games were 6-25, 12-25 and 8-25.

 

CHS freshman Laci Hodgens hits the ball.

CHS boys’ golf team defeats LaRue County

 

Campbellsville High School boys’ golf team recently defeated LaRue County.

 

This year’s regular golf season has ended, and the CHS team has one again advanced to the state tournament.

 

CHS finished as runner-up in region competition, to move forward to state.

 

This year’s Kentucky High School Athletic Association state competition will begin on Tuesday, Oct. 3, at Bowling Green Country Club.

 

CHS freshman Colin Harris hits the ball.

CHS volleyball team defeats Metcalfe County

 

Campbellsville High School volleyball team recently defeated Metcalfe County.

 

CHS won the varsity match in two games, by scores of 25-20 and 25-10.

 

The junior varsity team battled hard, but couldn’t get the win.

 

CHS junior Salena Ritchie celebrates a point.

CHS football team drops close game to Russell County

 

Campbellsville High School football team dropped a close game to Russell County on Friday, Sept. 29.

 

At halftime, CHS led the match up by a score of 6-0.

 

CHS took the lead at 20-6 in the third quarter, but allowed two touchdowns near the end of the fourth frame.

 

CHS freshman Arren Hash fakes a pass to sophomore Braden Paige.

FRYSC to host volunteer training

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools’ Family Resource and Youth Services Center will host volunteer training on Tuesday, Oct. 17.

 

The training will be at the FRYSC Center, which is located at Campbellsville High School, at 1:30 p.m.

 

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CHS students use gummy bears to study government

 

Campbellsville High School students are learning about different types of governments – with gummy bears.

 

In Susan Dabney’s AP U.S. government class, students are learning the many different types of government, including republic, fascism, oligarchy, direct democracy, indirect democracy, autocracy, theocracy and communism.

 

As a project, Dabney recently asked her students to define and demonstrate one of the types of government.

 

CHS sophomores Jakyia Mitchell, at left, and Kaleigh Hunt build their gummy bear government model.

CHS art students learn about color values

 

Campbellsville High School students recently learned about color values in their art class.

 

Students in Jo Ann Harris’s class learned that color values are shades and tints of colors.

 

Color values can be created by adding other colors to a base color.

 

CHS freshman Anna Clara Moura mixes a shade of purple.

CHS names Leaders of the Week

 

Campbellsville High School recently named its Leaders of the Week for the week of Sept. 25.

 

From left are senior Caitlin Bright, freshman Taylor Knight and sophomore Patrick Walker. Absent from the photo is junior Lane Bottoms.

CIS students see improvement in test scores, beat state averages

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools’ students are continuing to increase their state test scores, with many of those scores being the highest in the region.

 

In scores from standardized tests taken last school year, CIS students are seeing their hard work in the classroom come to fruition.

 

And, in many testing areas, CIS students are scoring well above state averages.

 

The largest jump in scores comes in math and reading scores at Campbellsville Elementary School, where last year’s third-grade students scored exponentially better than those around the state.

 

Out of the 13 surrounding school districts, which encompass 35 elementary schools, CES has the highest percentage of students scoring proficient or distinguished in math and reading.

 

CIS

CHS seniors submit college applications

 

Campbellsville High School seniors are working hard to continue their education after high school.

 

CHS recently hosted College Application Day, with admissions counselors from local colleges and universities visiting to help students submit their applications.

 

During the event, many students received vouchers to waive the fees to submit their applications.

 

Heather Reynolds, admissions advisor at Elizabethtown Community & Technical College, at left, and CHS College and Career Readiness Counselor Dee Doss help senior Justin Humphress with a question about applying to attend college.

CHS students spread the word about Campbellsville Independent Schools

 

Campbellsville High School students have joined the Eagle News Team, and are hosting shows on three local radio stations this school year.

 

The team is working with local radio stations Q-104, K-Country and WLCU-FM to deliver news about Campbellsville Independent Schools to the Taylor County community.

 

CHS sophomore Zoe McAninch and senior Austin Fitzgerald are on the air each Tuesday morning at 7 a.m. with Rob Collins on Q-104.     CHS sophomore Zoe McAninch and senior Austin Fitzgerald are on the air each Tuesday morning at about 7:20 a.m. with Bill Sanders on K-Country.     CHS sophomore Gracyne Hash, at left, freshman Chloe Garrett and sophomore Gavin Johnson, at right, are on the air each Thursday morning at 7:30 a.m. with Jess McCandless on WLCU-FM, second from left.

CHS boys’ golf team is region runner-up, to compete at state tournament

 

Campbellsville High School boys’ golf team is the runner-up in this year’s KHSAA fourth region tournament, which advances the team to the state tournament.

 

As a team, CHS shot a 306.

 

Layton Hord, a junior, finished as runner-up in the individual competition. He finished in 73 strokes.

 

Campbellsville High School boys’ golf team is the runner-up in this year’s KHSAA fourth region tournament, which advances the team to the state tournament. From left are coach Cassidy Decker, senior Alex Doss, freshman Kameron Smith, senior Connor Wilson and juniors Layton Hord and Myles Murrell.

CIS Marching Ensemble wins first place

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools Marching Ensemble brought home another first-place trophy this past weekend.

 

On Saturday, Sept. 23, the band competed at Pleasure Ridge Park High School in Louisville.

 

The CHS band won first place in Class A, along with the best color guard award.

 

CHS Assistant Band Director Brittany Johnson tunes woodwind players, from left, freshman Riley Rainwater, senior Tiffany Kane, freshman Emily Hayden, junior Ruby Hatfield, senior Austin Fitzgerald and junior Randy Harris.

CHS upperclassmen order class rings

 

Campbellsville High School juniors and seniors ordered class rings last week.

 

Balfour representatives came to CHS in the past few weeks to talk to upperclassmen about ring options, colors and designs.

 

On Friday, Sept. 22, CHS students submitted their ring orders.

 

CHS junior Brandon Tucker, at right, tries on a class ring as classmate Lathan Vincent waits his turn.

CHS to host FAFSA signup days

 

Campbellsville High School will host two FAFSA signup days to help seniors and their parents complete the financial aid applications.

 

The first will be on Monday, Oct. 9, from 8 a.m. to noon, and the second will be from Friday, Oct. 20, from 1 to 5 p.m.

 

FAFSA

CHS band to host mattress fundraiser

 

Campbellsville High School band will host a mattress fundraiser on Sunday, Oct. 22.

 

The sale will be in the CHS gym from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.

 

CHS Band Mattress Sale

CIS hosts Eagle Family Night

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools hosted its annual Eagle Family Night on Friday, Sept. 22, for students and parents to have fun together.

 

More than 1,000 people attended.

 

Activities included games for those of all ages, including temporary tattoos, football throw, basketball shoot, ring toss, inflatables, cupcake walk and more.

 

From left, CES kindergartener Fallyn Smith and second-graders Maddie Brunelle and Izzy Brunelle slide.

CIS students, staff members show their spirit

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools’ students and staff members showed their spirit during a districtwide pep rally on Friday, Sept. 22, to celebrate homecoming.

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students traveled to the Campbellsville middle and high school campus for the event.

 

At the pep rally, students participated in spirit games and cheers and students were recognized for participating in fall sports and activities.

 

CES first-grader Aubreigh Knifley cheers for the Eagles.

CIS students, staff members participate in homecoming parade

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools’ students and staff members celebrated football homecoming with a parade on Friday, Sept. 22, during the school day.

 

The parade began at the Campbellsville High School campus and traveled to the Campbellsville Elementary School campus, and traveled around the Durham Track and Field Complex.

 

Campbellsville elementary, middle and high school students and staff members rode in vehicles and waved to the crowd.

 

Kay Cox is the grand marshal for the parade.

CHS football team defeats Fort Knox

 

Campbellsville High School football team defeated Fort Knox on Friday, Sept. 22, to end this year’s homecoming week.

 

Final score was 49-8.

 

CHS senior Devonte Cubit runs the ball.

CHS seniors named homecoming king, queen

 

Campbellsville High Schools seniors Kayla Young and Devonte Cubit were named homecoming king and queen on Friday, Sept. 22, during a special ceremony.

 

CHS juniors Reagan Knight and Charlie Pettigrew were named prince and princess.

 

This year’s CHS homecoming king and queen are seniors Devonte Cubit and Kayla Young.

CHS students have fun during homecoming activities

 

Campbellsville High School celebrated football homecoming this week, with dress-up days, spirit games, the crowning of a king and queen, a parade and Eagle Family Night.

 

There was a dress-up theme each day, along with a spirit game. Students competed to win points for their class, and, at the end of the week, a winner will be announced.

 

CHS students dress for Purple and Gold Day.

CHS students have fun during homecoming activities

 

Campbellsville High School will celebrate football homecoming this week, with dress-up days, spirit games, the crowning of a king and queen, a parade and Eagle Family Night.

 

There was a dress-up theme each day, along with a spirit game. Students competed to win points for their class, and, at the end of the week, a winner will be announced.

 

CHS students dress for Color Wars Day.

CHS AP government students celebrate Constitution Day

 

Campbellsville High School AP government students celebrated Constitution Day on Monday, Sept. 18, with a party.

 

Constitution Day is an American federal observance recognizing the adoption of the United States Constitution. It is observed each year on Sept. 17, for the day in 1787 that delegates signed the Constitution.

 

Students in Susan Dabney’s class are learning about the Constitution and different types of federalism, which is the division of power between federal and state governments.

 

CES sophomores Sydney Wilson, at left, and Bailey Thompson enjoy their marble cake cupcakes at their Constitution Day party.

CHS names Leaders of the Week

 

Campbellsville High School recently named its Leaders of the Week for the week of Sept. 18.

 

From left are junior Leslie McKenzie, sophomore Nevaeh Underwood, freshman Clark Kidwell and senior Wyatt Houk.

CHS students have fun during homecoming activities

 

Campbellsville High School will celebrate football homecoming this week, with dress-up days, spirit games, the crowning of a king and queen, a powderpuff football game, a parade and Eagle Family Night.

 

There will be a dress-up theme each day, along with a spirit game. Students will compete to win points for their class, and, at the end of the week, a winner will be announced.

 

CHS students dress for Blast Through the Past Day.

CMS, CHS students participate in all-district chorus

 

Campbellsville middle and high school students were recently chosen to participate in the Fourth District all-district junior and senior high choirs.

 

The students spent two days rehearsing and then performed for family members and friends on Tuesday, Sept. 19, at Campbellsville University.

 

CMS students chosen to participate in the junior high choir include, from left, eighth-graders Cailet Clark, Hayley Wethington and Gabby Skaggs, seventh-grader Alysa Howard and eighth-grader Isabella Vannice.     CHS students participating in the high school chorus include, from left, seniors Austin Fitzgerald and Tiffany Kane, juniors Hayley Wethington, Wen-Hsuan “Annie” Lee, Jay Tucker and Jeremiah Jackson, senior Darius Wright, sophomore Zaria Cowan and senior Jay Cox. Absent from the photo are seniors Vivian Brown and Haley Fitch.

CES students selling pizza to raise money for arts programs

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students are selling Little Caesars pizza kits to raise money to bring special arts programs to the school.

 

Grant funding that CES has used in the past to bring local musicians to perform at the school has been eliminated. 

 

All proceeds from the fundraiser will go toward paying the musicians’ costs to perform at CES.

 

This year’s goal is to raise $1,300.

 

Little Casears

CHS soccer team defeats Clinton County

 

Campbellsville High School soccer team recently defeated Clinton County.

 

Final score was 3-1.

 

CHS senior Logan Cole scored a goal, as did junior Daniel Johnson and sophomore David Silva.

 

CHS senior Cass Kidwell battles for the ball.

CHS boys’ golf team is runner-up at Heartland Conference tournament

 

Campbellsville High School boys’ golf team is the runner-up in this year’s Heartland Conference tournament.

 

This is the third year in a row that the team has finished the tournament in second place.

 

CHS competed against Adair, Green, Marion, Washington and Taylor counties.

 

CHS boys’ golf team finished this year’s Heartland Conference tournament as runners-up. From left are coach Cassidy Decker, junior Layton Hord, freshman Kameron Smith, seniors Alex Doss and Connor Wilson and junior Myles Murrell.

CHS soccer team takes on Hart, LaRue counties

 

Campbellsville High School soccer team took on Hart and LaRue counties recently.

 

CHS battled hard against Hart County, but couldn’t get the win.

 

CHS senior Logan Cole blocks a Hart County player.

CHS students have fun during homecoming activities

 

Campbellsville High School will celebrate football homecoming this week, with dress-up days, spirit games, the crowning of a king and queen, a powderpuff football game, a parade and Eagle Family Night.

 

There will be a dress-up theme each day, along with a spirit game. Students will compete to win points for their class, and, at the end of the week, a winner will be announced.

 

CHS and staff members students dress for Through the Screen Day.     CHS and staff members students dress for Through the Screen Day.

CHS FCA group to host See You at the Pole

 

Campbellsville High School’s Fellowship of Christian Athletes group will host its annual See You at the Pole event on Wednesday, Sept. 27.

 

Students, teachers, administrators, staff members and members of the Campbellsville/Taylor County community are invited to the CHS flagpole at 7:15 a.m.

 

The time will be used for those attending to come together to pray for schools, the community and the nation.

 

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CHS students have fun during homecoming activities

 

Campbellsville High School will celebrate football homecoming this week, with dress-up days, spirit games, the crowning of a king and queen, a powderpuff football game, a parade and Eagle Family Night.

 

There will be a dress-up theme each day, along with a spirit game. Students will compete to win points for their class, and, at the end of the week, a winner will be announced.

 

 

CHS students dress for Roll Out of Bed Day.     CHS students and teachers play the Makeup Game.

CIS marching ensemble brings home first-place trophy

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools Marching Ensemble brought home another first-place trophy this past weekend.

 

On Saturday, Sept. 16, the band competed at Madison Southern High School in Berea.

 

In preliminary competition, the CHS band won first place in its class and advanced to finals competition.

 

In finals competition, CHS finished in sixth place out of the 10 bands competing.

 

CHS freshman Nick Drew warms up with the color guard.

CHS seniors compete in DYW program

 

Campbellsville High School seniors Caitlin Bright and Kayla Young competed in the Taylor County Distinguished Young Women program on Saturday, Sept. 16.

 

Bright and Young competed against 11 other high school seniors in the scholastic, interview, talent, fitness and self-expression categories of competition.

 

CHS senior Kayla Young competes in the Taylor County DYW program.      CHS senior Caitlin Bright competes in the fitness portion of the Taylor County DYW program.

CHS football homecoming candidates announced

 

Campbellsville High School is celebrating its football homecoming this week with several special events.

 

This year’s homecoming king and queen will be crowned on Friday, Sept. 22, in a special ceremony at halftime of the CHS vs. Fort Knox football game.

 

CHS football homecoming king and queen candidates are, from left, front, freshmen Carly Adams and Kenzi Forbis and sophomores Lauryn Agathen and Taylor Brewer. Second row, freshmen Saevon Buckner and John Orberson and sophomores Blake Allen and Taekwon McCoy. Third row, seniors Etiyah Thompson, Kayla Young and Caitlin Bright and juniors Samantha Mason and Reagan Knight. Back, seniors Sara Farmer, Adrian Cravens, Devonte Cubit, Austin Fitzgerald and Alex Doss and junior Myles Murrell. Absent from the photo is junior Charlie Pettigrew.

FRYSC to host volunteer training

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools’ Family Resource and Youth Services Center will host volunteer training on Tuesday, Sept. 26.

 

The training will be at the FRYSC Center, which is located at Campbellsville High School, at 3:15 p.m.

 

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CHS Site-Based Decision Making Council to meet

 

Campbellsville High School Site-Based Decision Making Council will meet today, Monday, Sept. 18, at 3:30 p.m. in the meeting room.

 

The meeting is open to the public.

 

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CHS homecoming events to culminate with Eagle Family Night, football game

 

Campbellsville High School will celebrate football homecoming this week, with dress-up days, spirit games, the crowning of a king and queen, a powderpuff football game, a parade and Eagle Family Night.

 

Homecoming

CHS cross country team competes in Green County

 

Campbellsville High School cross country team competed in the Green County Cow Days Cross Country Invite on Thursday, Sept. 14, and brought home several honors.

 

In the middle school race, Campbellsville Middle School seventh-grader Chase Hord finished in fifth place overall, in 10:50, which is a new personal record.

 

Cross Country

CHS hosts after-school study session

 

Campbellsville High School hosted an after-school study session on Friday, Sept. 15.

 

Students could stay after early release at 1 p.m. to meet with their teachers and get help with homework, complete exams and quizzes, work on upcoming class projects and more.

 

CHS teacher Kevin Rafferty helps sophomores Cole Kidwell, at left, and Braden Paige with a math problem.

CES students honor soccer players

 

Campbellsville Elementary School recently honored some special guests.

 

Campbellsville High School soccer players were recognized at the school’s assembly on Friday, Sept. 15.

 

The CHS soccer team recently won the All “A” fifth region championship, for the first time in school history.

 

The players were recognized during the assembly and given spirit bags.

 

From left, CHS seniors Christian Berry, Bryce Richardson and Logan Cole and their teammates high five CES students.

CHS FCA huddle leader shares testimony

 

Campbellsville High School Fellowship of Christian Athletes students recently heard a message from their huddle leader.

 

During a recent meeting, Lynn Kearney, who is a physical education teacher at Campbellsville Elementary School, talked to his FCA students about his relationship with God.

 

Kearney encouraged students to stay strong in their faith, and to always share their love of God with others.

 

CHS FCA huddle leader Lynn Kearney talks to students about the importance of sharing their faith.

CHS hosts parent-teacher conferences

 

Campbellsville High School hosted parent-teacher conferences on Monday, Sept. 11.

 

About 50 parents attended.

 

Teachers met with students and their parents to discuss grades from the first nine-week grading period.

 

CHS teacher Blake Milby talks with a parent about his son’s grades.

CHS names Leaders of the Week

 

Campbellsville High School recently named its Leaders of the Week for the week of Sept. 11.

 

From left are junior Layton Hord, freshman Blase Wheatley, senior Vonnea Smith and sophomore Grant Rinehart.

CHS volleyball team takes on Nelson County

 

Campbellsville High School volleyball team recently took on Nelson County.

 

Junior varsity players won their match, by a final score of 2-1.

 

The varsity players battled hard, but couldn’t get the win. Final score was 1-2.

 

CHS junior Tatem Wiseman serves.

CHS boys’ golf team makes history at All ‘A’ state tournament

 

Campbellsville High School boys’ and girls’ golf players competed in the All “A” state golf tournament on Saturday, Sept. 9, with the boys’ team making school history.

 

The team finished in second place, which is the highest showing at the All “A” state tournament in the team’s history.

 

CHS senior Alex Doss finished the individual competition in third place, with junior Layton Hord finishing sixth.

 

CHS boys’ golf team made school history on Saturday, Sept. 9, by finishing the All “A” state golf tournament in second place. From left are coach Cassidy Decker, junior Layton Hord, seniors Connor Wilson and Alex Doss, junior Myles Murrell and freshman Kameron Smith.

CIS marching ensemble brings home first-place trophies

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools Marching Ensemble has begun its 2017 season by picking up three first-place awards.

 

On Saturday, Sept. 9, the band competed at Southwestern High School in Somerset.

 

The band won first place in its class, along with first place percussion and color guard awards.

 

CHS sophomore Abie Angel warms up.

CIS community partner receives Change Award

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools community partner Darrin Price received the Change Award at the Campbellsville Board of Education meeting on Monday, Sept. 11.

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools Superintendent Kirby Smith honors three Change Award winners each month, including a certified and classified employee and a community member.

 

Price received the community Change Award.

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools community partner Darrin Price, at left, receives the Change Award from Campbellsville Independent Schools Superintendent Kirby Smith.

CHS principal receives Change Award

 

Campbellsville High School Principal David Petett received the Change Award at the Campbellsville Board of Education meeting on Monday, Sept. 11.

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools Superintendent Kirby Smith honors three Change Award winners each month, including a certified and classified employee and a community member.

 

Petett received the certified Change Award.

 

Campbellsville High School Principal David Petett, at left, receives the Change Award from Campbellsville Independent Schools Superintendent Kirby Smith.

CHS attendance clerk receives Change Award

 

Campbellsville High School attendance clerk Missy Hughes received the Change Award at the Campbellsville Board of Education meeting on Monday, Sept. 11.

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools Superintendent Kirby Smith honors three Change Award winners each month, including a certified and classified employee and a community member.

 

Hughes received the classified Change Award.

 

Campbellsville High School attendance clerk Missy Hughes receives the Change Award from Campbellsville Independent Schools Superintendent Kirby Smith.

CHS FCCLA group collecting donations for homeless shelter

 

Campbellsville High School Family, Career and Community Leaders of America students are collecting items for the local homeless shelter.

 

Items collected should include toilet paper, paper towels, Clorox wipes, bleach, trash bags, dish soap, Ziploc bags and Lysol.

 

All items collected will be given to Green River Ministries, which provides housing for homeless people in Taylor County.

 

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CMS students to raise money for hurricane victims

 

Campbellsville Middle School students are raising money for hurricane victims.

 

CMS Lighthouse Team members will host a bake sale on Friday, Sept. 15, at the school.

 

All proceeds will be given to hurricane victims.

 

Bake Sale

CHS names Eagle Excellence award winners

 

Campbellsville High School recently announced its Eagle Excellence award winners for August.

 

Eagle Excellence awards honor students who excel in eight specific academic areas. Winners are chosen each month and can come from any grade level.

 

Teachers nominate students for the awards based on their performance in the classroom and their exemplary leadership skills.

 

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CHS soccer team wins All ‘A’ fifth region championship

 

Campbellsville High School soccer team recently made history.

 

CHS defeated Bardstown on Wednesday, Sept. 6, to capture the All “A” fifth region championship.

 

This is the first time the CHS soccer team has won the championship title.

 

Final score was 3-2, in overtime.

 

Campbellsville High School soccer team recently made history by defeating Bardstown to win the All “A” fifth region championship. The Eagles are, from left, front, senior Jackson Hunt, freshmen Saevon Buckner and Jastyn Shively, junior Daniel Johnson, freshman Blase Wheatley, senior Bryce Richardson and freshman Clark Kidwell. Back, seniors Logan Cole, Christian Berry, Cody Davis and Ethan Lay, sophomores David Silva, Mikael Vaught and Brennon Wheeler, senior Cass Kidwell, junior Brody Weeks, freshman Tristin Faulkner, assistant coaches Matthew Schmuck and Malique Spaulding and head coach Bradley Harris.

CHS football team defeats Green County

 

Campbellsville High School football team defeated Green County on Friday, Sept. 8, picking up its first win of the season.

 

Final score was 39-28.

 

Campbellsville Elementary School kindergartener Trinidy Gribbins cheers for the Eagles.

CHS FCA students encouraged to ‘push’ themselves

 

Campbellsville High School Fellowship of Christian Athletes students recently heard a message encouraging them to “push” themselves in everything they do.

 

Bro. John Butler of First Cumberland Presbyterian Church recently spoke to CHS FCA members and encouraged them to always try to do what’s right.

 

Bro. John Butler talks to CHS FCA students.

CHS names Leaders of the Week

 

Campbellsville High School recently named its Leaders of the Week for the week of Sept. 4.

 

From left are freshman Nick Drew, sophomore Aleah Knifley, junior Reagan Knight and senior Cody Davis.

CHS project graduation committee to meet

 

Campbellsville High School project graduation committee is at work planning for this year’s celebration.

 

The group has scheduled a meeting for Monday, Sept. 18, at 5:30 p.m. in the Anne Fraim Media Center.

 

The meeting has been called to discuss upcoming fundraisers and is open to all parents of CHS seniors.

 

Class of 2018

CHS student council to host fundraiser

 

Campbellsville High School student council will host a fundraiser at McDonald’s on Tuesday, Sept. 19.

 

The class will receive 25 percent of proceeds from inside sales, from 5 to 8 p.m.

 

McDonalds

CES, CHS students raise money, items for hurricane victims

 

Campbellsville elementary and high school students recently collected money and items for Hurricane Harvey victims.

 

CES fifth-graders led a donation drive at their school, with classes competing to see who could collect the most items.

 

CHS Family, Career and Community Leaders of America students collected food and supplies for the hurricane victims.

 

CES fifth-graders recently hosted a donation drive to benefit Hurricane Harvey victims.

 

CHS FCCLA sponsor Deanna Campbell and her students organized a donation drive for Hurricane Harvey victims. She worked with Morgan Milby, a former CHS student and FCCLA member who graduated in May 2016, to collect the supplies.

CHS to host parent-teacher conferences

 

Campbellsville High School will host parent-teacher conferences on Monday, Sept. 11.

 

Conferences will be from 4 to 5:30 p.m., and teachers will be available to meet with students and their parents to discuss grades from the first nine-week grading period.

 

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CHS boys’ golf team defeats Bardstown, Nelson County

 

Campbellsville High School boys’ golf team recently defeated Bardstown and Nelson County.

 

CHS hosted the teams at Campbellsville Country Club on Thursday, Aug. 31.

 

The CHS team finished first at 165 strokes.

 

Bardstown was second at 188 strokes, and Nelson County was third at 208.

 

CHS junior Layton Hord waves.

CHS student cast in CU play

 

Campbellsville High School junior Jeremiah Jackson has been cast in an upcoming theater production at Campbellsville University.

 

Jackson has been cast to play a gangster in the production of “The Drowsy Chaperone.”

 

Jackson, who attended the Governor’s School for the Arts program this summer, previously performed in the CU production of “The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee.”

 

CHS junior Jeremiah Jackson, who attended the Governor’s School for the Arts program this summer, has been cast in the upcoming Campbellsville University production of “The Drowsy Chaperone.” He is pictured performing in the CU production of “The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee.”

CHS football team battles Taylor County to overtime

 

Campbellsville High School football team recently battled Taylor County to overtime, but couldn’t get the win.

 

CHS played Taylor County on Thursday, Aug. 31.

 

At halftime, the score was tied at 14-14.

 

CHS senior Devonte Cubit hugs assistant coach Robbie Gribbins after the game.

CHS volleyball team takes on Taylor County

 

Campbellsville High School volleyball team took on Taylor County recently.

 

CHS played at TCHS on Monday, Aug. 28.

 

The freshmen, junior varsity and varsity squads battled hard, but couldn’t get the wins.

 

CHS senior Kayla Young hits the ball over the net.

CHS soccer team defeats Garrard County

 

Campbellsville High School soccer team defeated Garrard County recently.

 

CHS hosted the team on Thursday, Aug. 31.

 

At the buzzer, CHS was on top by a score of 4-2.

 

CHS senior Cody Davis protects the ball.

CHS defeats Fort Knox to advance in All ‘A’ region tournament

 

Campbellsville High School soccer team recently defeated Fort Knox to advance in the All “A” fifth region tournament.

 

CHS hosted Fort Knox on Wednesday, Aug. 30, for a first-round match up.

 

The team won the game by a score of 2-0.

 

CHS sophomore Brennon Wheeler celebrates the win with assistant coach Matt Schmuck.

CHS soccer team drops close game to Lincoln County

 

Campbellsville High School soccer team dropped a close game to Lincoln County recently.

 

CHS hosted the game on Tuesday, Aug. 29.

 

Going into the second half, the Eagles had the lead.

 

CHS freshman Blase Wheatley battles for the ball.

CHS students design science experiments

 

Campbellsville High School students recently designed their own science experiments, and then conducted them.

 

In Lauren Bennett’s class, AP biology students are studying how to write experiments.

 

She asked her students to write an experiment using a capsule critter, which will expand when placed in certain types of liquids.

 

CHS sophomore David Silva pours water as he and his groupmates prepare for their experiment.

CHS show choir prepares for fall concert

 

Campbellsville High School show choir is preparing for its fall concert.

 

Under the direction of music teacher Cyndi Chadwick, students are learning songs by many popular artists.

 

Recently, students began preparing “We are the World,” which has been sung by many musicians, and “Man in the Mirror” by Michael Jackson.

 

From left, CHS sophomore Gavin Johnson, senior Darius Wright, junior Jeremiah Jackson and freshman Gabby Tucker sing “We Are the World.”

CHS students make cinnamon roll-ups

 

Campbellsville High School students recently learned to make cinnamon roll-ups.

 

In Deanna Campbell’s foods and nutrition class, students are learning about kitchen preparation and cleanup and how to follow a recipe.

 

CHS freshman Catlyn Clausen spreads butter on her group’s tortillas.

CHS students make zentangles

 

Campbellsville High School art students recently made their own zentangles.

 

In Jo Ann Harris’s art class, students are studying many different types of lines.

 

To demonstrate the many types of lines they can draw, Harris asked her students to make zentangles.

 

CHS freshman Noah Mardis outlines his zentangle.

New features added to Campbellsville Independent Schools’ new mobile app

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools recently added some new features to its mobile app.

 

The free mobile application is for students, parents and community members to stay up-to-date on what is happening in the District, directly from their smartphone or tablet.

 

The application is available for free download by searching for the “SchoolPointe Stay Connected” app on a smartphone or tablet.

 

Mobile App

CHS band members selling mums

 

Campbellsville High School marching band members are selling mums as a fundraiser.

 

Mums are available in purple, yellow, orange, white and red, and cost $7 each.

 

The mums are in 6-inch pots.

 

Mums

CMS yearbooks for sale

 

Campbellsville Middle School is selling yearbooks from past school years.

 

One book will cost $15, two will cost $25 and three books can be purchased for $30.

 

Yearbooks

CHS students have fun at Kentucky State Fair

 

Campbellsville High School art and family and consumer science students traveled to the Kentucky State Fair on Wednesday, Aug. 23.

 

The group of about 50 students spent the day looking at exhibits and having fun.

 

Students looked at artwork and crafts made by professionals, amateurs and students. Art students were given a scavenger hunt.

 

CHS seniors, from left, Makala Antle, Lauren Riddle, Vivian Brown and Haley Fitch pose for a photo.

CHS boys’ golf team defeats Green County

 

Campbellsville High School boys’ golf team recently defeated Green County at Campbellsville Country Club.

 

On Thursday, Aug. 24, CHS shot a 158 to get the win.

 

CHS competed in the Eastern Invitational at the University of Louisville Golf Club on Saturday, Aug. 26.

 

CHS junior Casey Hardin hits the ball.

CMS Beta Club selling key fobs

 

Campbellsville Middle School Beta Club members are selling key fobs as a fundraiser.

 

All proceeds will go toward the cost of this year’s Beta convention.

 

CMS Key Fobs

CHS names Leaders of the Week

 

Campbellsville High School recently named its Leaders of the Week for the week of Aug. 28.

 

From left are sophomore Blake Allen, freshman Laci Hodgens, junior Dakota Reardon and senior Kayla Young.

CHS yearbooks for sale

 

Campbellsville High School is selling yearbooks from past school years.

 

Yearbooks are on sale now and are $10 each.

 

Books available for that price are from the 1990s, 2000s and early 2010s.

 

Yearbooks

CHS FCCLA students to collect items for Hurricane victims

 

Campbellsville High School Family, Career and Community Leaders of America students are collecting food and supplies for hurricane victims in Texas and Louisiana.

 

Hurricane Harvey came through Texas and Louisiana recently, and, according to the National Hurricane Center, is the biggest rainstorm on record with rainfall reaching about 50 inches in some places.

 

FCCLA students want to collect supplies to send to those impacted by the flooding.

 

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CHS athletes attend HYPE leadership conference

 

Campbellsville High School student athletes attended the Kentucky High School Athletic Association’s annual HYPE student leadership and sportsmanship conference in Lexington on Monday, Aug. 28.

 

Students attended sessions on leadership, teambuilding and digital identity and heard from speaker Stephen Bargatze, who is a magician.

 

CHS student athletes attended the Kentucky High School Athletic Association’s HYPE leadership conference on Monday, Aug. 28. Those attending are, from left, front, sophomores Gracie Miller, Isis Coleman, Taliyah Hazelwood and Zoe McAninch and junior Natalie Caldwell. Back, seniors Vivian Brown and Haley Fitch, juniors Malaya Hoskins and Abbie Dicken, senior Madison Dial and juniors Davon Cecil, Tristian Johnson, Treyce Mattingly and Lane Bottoms.

CIS marching ensemble begins season

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools Marching Ensemble has begun its 2017 season.

 

Band members spent two weeks this summer practicing music and learning this year’s show, which is entitled The Black Mirror Effect.

 

The band debuted its show on Saturday, Aug. 26, in exhibition at Christian Academy of Louisville.

 

Campbellsville Middle School eighth-grader Riley Rainwater, in front, performs with her bandmates.