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CHS baseball season underway

 

Campbellsville High School baseball season is underway.

 

This year’s season began on Thursday, March 9, with a scrimmage vs. North Bullitt High School.

 

The game ended in a tie, at six runs each.

 

Campbellsville Middle School eighth-grader Arren Hash pitches.

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

 

Campbellsville High School National Art Honor Society students attended the annual “A Day in the Visual Arts” event at Campbellsville University on Friday, March 24, and one took home awards.

 

The event – which included a high school student juried show – was open to CHS and other students as well as the Campbellsville/Taylor County community.

 

CHS senior Tiffany Stagner won first place and second place awards in the painting category.

 

CHS senior Tiffany Stagner won first and second place in the high school student juried show at Campbellsville University’s “A Day in the Visual Arts” event.

CHS seniors work toward college, career readiness

 

Campbellsville High School students are working hard to become college and career ready.

 

Several students recently passed exams on their way to becoming career ready.

CMS, CHS students attend high school journalism workshop

 

Campbellsville middle and high school students attended the Campbellsville University Mass Communication Workshop on Thursday, March 23.

 

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

 

Students attended workshop sessions to learn about broadcasting, graphic design, sports announcing, photojournalism, editing, film criticism, sports media, mass media ethics, screen acting, public relations, social media, copyediting and news announcing.

 

Campbellsville middle and high school students attending the Campbellsville University Mass Communication Workshop are, from left, front eighth-graders Chloe Garrett, Kaylee Reynolds and Taylor Knight and seniors Jaleel Cowan, Logan Brown and Jared Brewster. Back, senior Vera Brown, sophomore Andrea Bryant and seniors Shauna Jones, Blair Lamb, Kyrsten Hill and Laura Lamb. CHS junior Austin Fitzgerald is absent from the photo.

CHS concert band students receive distinguished ratings

 

Campbellsville High School concert band students recently received distinguished ratings and have been invited to perform at a state assessment.

 

The band performed on Wednesday, March 22, at John Hardin High School in Elizabethtown.

 

The band received distinguished ratings in each category, from every judge.

 

And, because the band received the highest rating possible from every judge, CHS has been invited to play at the state level assessment.

 

 

CHS teachers, students battle in quick recall challenge

 

Campbellsville High School teachers and academic team members recently battled it out in a quick recall challenge.

 

The academic team season has ended, but students are already preparing for next season.

 

On Tuesday, March 21, the students battled their teachers in a quick recall match.

 

CHS teachers Zach Shelton, at left, and Ben Davis bump fists after answering a question correct. CHS teacher Lauren Bennett is at left and Lindsay Williams is at right.

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 2016-2017 school year.

CHS names Leaders of the Week

 

Campbellsville High School recently named its Leaders of the Week for the week of March 20.

 

From left are Sara Farmer, Ryan Kearney and Kaleigh Hunt. Absent from the photo is CHS senior Kayla Atkinson.

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 chicken stir fry.

 

CHS foods and nutrition teacher Deanna Campbell helps junior Matteo Rossi chop garlic.

CHS students celebrate college, career readiness success

 

Campbellsville High School students are celebrating their college and career readiness success.

 

Students are working hard to achieve college and career readiness status.

 

To motivate them, College and Career Readiness Counselor Angie Travis marks their success on the wall outside her office.

 

CHS students are motivated to complete college and career readiness status by their successes being marked on the wall outside College and Career Readiness Counselor Angie Travis’s office.

CHS students create mood paintings

 

Campbellsville High School art students recently made their own mood paintings.

 

In Jo Ann Harris’s class, students recently read the poem “Stopping by Woods on a Snowy Evening,” written by Robert Frost.

 

CHS freshmen Jade Tungate, at left, and Summer Edwards draw their mood paintings.

CHS girls’ basketball players receive awards

 

Campbellsville High School girls’ basketball players recently received awards for their hard work during the 2016-2017 season.

 

Players were honored for their dedication to their team during a banquet on Sunday, March 19.

 

Campbellsville High School girls’ basketball players recently received awards for their hard work during the 2016-2017 season. Players receiving awards are, from left, front, Campbellsville Middle School seventh-grader Lainey Watson, CHS freshman Katelyn Miller, CMS eighth-grader Catlyn Clausen, seventh-grader Bri Gowdy and eighth-grader Abi Wiedewitsch. Back, CHS juniors Vonnea Smith, Kiyah Barnett and Kayla Young and seniors Caylie Blair and Brenna Wethington.

CHS concert band students prepare for KMEA assessment

 

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

 

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

 

The band will perform on Wednesday, March 22, at John Hardin High School in Elizabethtown.

 

CHS freshmen Tristin Lopez, at left, and Abie Angel play the french horn.

CHS students conduct mock trial

 

Campbellsville High School students recently conducted their own murder trial to learn about the process.

 

AP U.S. government students in Susan Dabney’s class recently learned all about 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 sophomore Jackson Hinton, at left, listens as his attorneys Jeremiah Jackson and Elizabeth Sullivan, sophomores, question a witness.

CHS students make tape people sculptures

 

Campbellsville High School students recently made life-size tape people sculptures.

 

In recent weeks, students and teachers have seen the tape people in various places around Campbellsville middle and high schools.

 

Tape people could be seen eating breakfast and lunch, reading a book, walking up the stairs, hanging from the stairwell, playing the guitar, climbing down from the ceiling, cheering and much more.

 

CHS freshman Ben Arachi tapes Campbellsville Middle School eighth-grader Zachary Shaw’s arm.

CIS honored at state capitol

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools was recently honored at the Kentucky state capitol.

 

Earlier in the 2016-2017 school year, the District was been named to an honor roll for improving its academic performance and expanding its AP course offerings at Campbellsville High School.

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools is one of eight Kentucky public school districts named to the Advanced Placement Honor Roll.

 

Last month, Superintendent Mike Deaton and other administrators were recognized during a special ceremony at the state capitol.

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools was recently honored at the Kentucky state capitol for being one of eight Kentucky public school districts named to the Advanced Placement Honor Roll this school year. Those attending the ceremony are, from left, Kentucky Commissioner of Education Stephen Pruitt, Campbellsville High School Guidance Counselor Richard Dooley, Education and Workforce Development Cabinet Deputy Secretary Brad Montell, Campbellsville Independent Schools Superintendent Mike Deaton, Campbellsville High School Principal Kirby Smith, AP student Zack Settle, a CHS senior, and Instructional Supervisor Kent Settle.

CHS students elected FCCLA region officers

 

Campbellsville High School students have been elected to serve as FCCLA region officers.

 

CHS Family, Career and Community Leaders of America students attended the Region 14 FCCLA meeting on Tuesday, March 14, at Lindsey Wilson College.

 

Haley Fitch, a junior, was elected vice president of individual programs. CHS freshman Jakyia Mitchell was elected vice president of community service. And junior Vivian Brown was elected vice president of parliamentary law.

 

Three CHS FCCLA students were recently elected to serve as regional officers. Those elected include, from left, junior Haley Fitch, who will serve as vice president of individual programs; freshman Jakyia Mitchell, who is vice president of community service; and junior Vivian Brown, who will serve as vice president of parliamentary law.

FRYSC to host volunteer training

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools’ Family Resource and Youth Services Center will host volunteer training and orientation on Thursday, April 13.

 

The training will be at the FRYSC Center, which is located at Campbellsville High School, at 2 p.m.

CHS seniors work toward becoming college and career ready

 

Campbellsville High School seniors are working hard to become college and career ready.

 

On Wednesday, March 15, several students passed Work Keys exams, bringing them closer to receiving career ready status.

 

Jon Tanner Coppage

CHS prom tickets on sale

 

Campbellsville High School prom tickets are on sale now.

 

This year’s prom is scheduled for Saturday, April 29, at The Venue.

 

Tickets are $25 for an individual and $40 for a couple.

CHS names Leaders of the Week

Campbellsville High School recently named its Leaders of the Week for the week of March 13.

 

From left are senior Iori Hashimoto, freshman Mikael Vaught and junior Ryan Wiedewitsch. Absent from the photo is sophomore Andrea Bryant.

CHS students perform penny experiment

 

Campbellsville High School chemistry students recently performed an experiment with pennies.

 

CHS teacher Dee Doss asked students to determine whether their pennies were made of pure copper.

 

Students were given two pennies, one made before 1982 and the other made after 1982.

 

CHS junior Nena Barnett, at left, pours hydrochloric acid on her group’s pennies as classmate Jayden Bridgewater watches.

CHS media center named for former employee, lifelong ‘Eagle’

 

Her days of wearing high heels and walking to the post office might be over. But Anne Fraim says she will always be an Eagle.

 

Wearing her purple and gold, as she always does, she listened as her friends and family spoke about how much they love her.

 

And she couldn’t help but smile.

 

Campbellsville High School named its media center for lifetime Eagle and long-time employee and school supporter Anne Fraim on Monday, March 6.

 

Former CHS employee Anne Fraim poses for a photo outside the newly dedicated Anne Fraim Media Center.

CHS students study the heart

 

Campbellsville High School anatomy students are studying the heart.

 

In Dee Doss’s class, students have learned all about the parts of the heart and their functions.

 

To end the unit, students dissected sheep hearts to see what they have been learning firsthand.

 

CHS anatomy teacher Dee Doss helps students, from left, seniors Caroline McMahan and Mallory Haley and junior Alex Doss identify the parts of the heart.

CHS senior is college ready

 

Campbellsville High School students are working to become college and career ready.

 

CHS senior Micah Corley recently passed the KYOTE writing exam.

 

Micah Corley

CHS students learn to make pizzas

 

Campbellsville High School students recently learned how to make pizza.

 

In Deanna Campbell’s foods and nutrition classes, students discussed how to make individual pizzas, using English muffins.

 

CHS sophomore Ceondre Barnett makes an English muffin pizza.

CHS names Leaders of the Week

 

Campbellsville High School recently named its Leaders of the Week for the week of March 6.

 

From left are senior Brenna Wethington, junior Caneyah Bowen and sophomore Jim Jefferies. Not pictured is freshman Emily Rodgers.

CHS students create Pop Art

 

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

 

Students in Jo Ann Harris’s art classes have been studying Peter Max’s artwork.

 

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

 

CHS freshman Alli Wilson paints her Pop Art drawing of Kanye West.

CHS girls’, boys’ basketball players honored

 

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

 

CHS freshman Malachi Corley, in back, fourth from left, was named to the 20th District all-tournament team.     Campbellsville Middle School seventh-grader Bri Gowdy, in back, second from left, was named to the 20th District all-tournament team.

CHS student featured on website

 

Campbellsville High School junior Cody Davis is featured on a website for completing a Microsoft Office industry certification.

 

He completed the certification in November, and, since then, he has performed work in Microsoft Excel for a local business.

 

Cody Davis

Former superintendent honored

 

Chuck Vaughn, former Campbellsville Independent Schools superintendent, was recently honored for his unwavering support of the District.

 

Vaughn was inducted into the 5th Region Athletic Director’s Hall of Fame last month in a special ceremony at Campbellsville High School.

 

He was also recognized at the 5th region boys’ basketball championship game on Tuesday, March 7, and presented a plaque from the region athletic directors association.

 

Chuck Vaughn, former Campbellsville Independent Schools superintendent, was recently inducted into the 5th Region Athletic Director’s Hall of Fame and was honored at the 5th region boys’ basketball championship game on Tuesday, March 7. He is pictured with Campbellsville High School football and boys’ basketball assistant coach Will Griffin.

CHS senior finishes second in welding competition

 

Campbellsville High School senior Zack Bottoms recently finished in second place at a regional welding competition.

 

Bottoms competed at the Kentucky SkillsUSA regional competition on Saturday, March 4, at the Kentucky Tech-Pulaski County Area Technology Center in Somerset.

 

Zack Bottoms

CHS students spread positivity

 

Campbellsville High School students are spreading some positivity to their classmates.

 

In Sonya Kessler’s class, students have made a paper chain of positivity, which is hung on lockers outside her classroom.

 

Students write positive notes about their classmates and then tie them together in a chain.

 

Campbellsville High School students are spreading some positivity to their classmates. In Sonya Kessler’s class, students have made this paper chain of positivity, which spreads positive messages about students.

CHS students learn about Sullivan University

 

Campbellsville High School students recently learned all about Sullivan University from one of their former classmates.

 

Bayli Dickens, who graduated from CHS last May and is now studying culinary arts at Sullivan University, came to her former high school to talk to current students about planning for college.

 

Bayli Dickens, who graduated from CHS last May and is now studying culinary arts at Sullivan University, talks to her former classmates about her school.

CMS, CHS student artwork on display

 

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

 

In honor of March being Youth Art Month, the library is displaying work made in Jo Ann Harris’s middle and high school art classes.

 

The exhibit will be featured at the library through Friday, March 17.

 

Artwork by, from left, CMS seventh-grader Rylee Petett, CHS freshman Shelby Hunt and freshman Gavin Johnson and junior Jenny Lantz is on display at the Taylor County Public Library.

CMS, CHS student artwork on display

 

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

 

In honor of March being Youth Art Month, the library is displaying work made in Jo Ann Harris’s middle and high school art classes.

 

The exhibit will be featured at the library through Friday, March 17.

 

Artwork by, from left, CMS seventh-grader Rylee Petett, CHS freshman Shelby Hunt and freshman Gavin Johnson and junior Jenny Lantz is on display at the Taylor County Public Library.

CMS, CHS student artwork on display

 

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

 

In honor of March being Youth Art Month, the library is displaying work made in Jo Ann Harris’s middle and high school art classes.

 

The exhibit will be featured at the library through Friday, March 17.

 

Artwork by, from left, CMS seventh-grader Rylee Petett, CHS freshman Shelby Hunt and freshman Gavin Johnson and junior Jenny Lantz is on display at the Taylor County Public Library.

CHS student completes Microsoft Office certification

 

Campbellsville High School sophomore Ryan Kearney recently completed Microsoft Office industry certification.

 

Ryan Kearney

CHS students, teachers help save lives

 

Campbellsville High School students and teachers recently helped save lives by donating blood.

 

On Friday, March 3, Kentucky Blood Center officials came to CHS to help students, teachers, staff members, parents and community members donate.

 

CHS senior Murphy Lamb donates blood.

CHS students make clean water

 

Campbellsville High School students recently learned how to make dirty water clean again.

 

In Dee Doss’s AP environmental science class, students recently discussed water pollution and oil spills and how they impact the environment.

 

CHS sophomore Jeremiah Jackson and Glenn Lamer, at right, work to separate oil from their dirty water.

CHS names Eagle Excellence award winners

 

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

 

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.

CHS students complete welding certification

 

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

 

Several students who attend classes at Green County Area Technology Center recently completed welding industry certification.
 

Quentin Skaggs     Josh Mahan


Chloe Decker     Katelyn Walker

CHS STLP students advance to state competition

 

Campbellsville High School STLP students have advanced to state competition.

 

CHS students attended the Regional Showcase at the University of Louisville on Tuesday, Nov. 29. Several students competed there and have advanced to state competition next month.

 

Results from the Digital Product Online Judging portion of the competition were recently announced, and, as a result, five more CHS students advance to state competition.

 

From left, CHS sophomore Christina Phipps, freshman Gracyne Hash, seniors Caylie Blair and Laura Lamb and junior Sara Farmer have advanced to compete at the state STLP competition next month.

CHS freshman chosen for future medical leaders program

 

Campbellsville High School freshman Ally Rose Jefferson has been chosen to participate in an elusive future medical leaders program in Massachusetts.

 

Jefferson has been invited to participate in the Congress of Future Medical Leaders program in Lowell, Ma., on June 25-27.

 

Campbellsville High School freshman Ally Rose Jefferson has been chosen to participate in a future medical leaders program in Massachusetts.

CHS names Leaders of the Week

 

Campbellsville High School recently named its Leaders of the Week for the week of Feb. 27.

 

From left are junior Alex Doss, freshman Ben Arachi and senior Tiffany Stagner. Absent from the photo is sophomore Elizabeth Sullivan.

CHS to host blood drive

 

Campbellsville High School will host a blood drive on Friday, March 3, 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.

CHS freshman chosen for future medical leaders program

 

Campbellsville High School freshman Jakyia Mitchell has been chosen to participate in an elusive future medical leaders program in Massachusetts.

 

Mitchell has been invited to participate in the Congress of Future Medical Leaders program in Lowell, Ma., on June 25-27.

 

The program is an honors-only program for high school students who want to become doctors or work in medical research fields.

 

Campbellsville High School freshman Jakyia Mitchell has been chosen to participate in a future medical leaders program in Massachusetts.

CHS students make tortilla pizzas

 

Campbellsville High School students recently learned to make tortilla pizzas.

 

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 foodsand nutrition classes, Freeman taught students to make tortilla pizza.

 

CHS teacher Deanna Campbell, at left, and Angie Freeman, expanded foods and nutrition program assistant at Taylor County Extension Office, at right, help students prepare ingredients for tortilla pizzas. From left are freshman Sydney Wilson, junior Aidan McMahan and freshman Jewell Cox.

CHS art students study texture

 

Campbellsville High School specialized art students recently learned about creating texture in their work.

 

Jo Ann Harris’s students are studying advanced art concepts in a specialized class.

 

Learning at their own pace, students are creating several pieces of artwork.

 

CHS specialized art student Jasmine Cox, a junior, adds feathers to her painting.

CHS boys’ basketball team battles Adair County

 

Campbellsville High School boys’ basketball team took on Adair County in the first round of the 20th District tournament on Wednesday, Feb. 22.

 

Despite battling to the end, CHS lost the match up.

 

CHS junior Ethan Lay, at left, and Campbellsville Middle School eighth-grader Arren Hash play defense.

CHS students visit ECTC

 

Campbellsville High School students recently visited the Elizabethtown Community & Technical College campus in Springfield.

 

On Tuesday, Feb. 21, students visited campus for a tour and to learn about the programs offered.

 

Campbellsville High School students recently visited the Elizabethtown Community & Technical College campus in Springfield. From left are sophomores Quentin Skaggs, Nick Cowan, Cody Cox, Jorden Perkins and Payton Reynolds, senior Kailey Morris, sophomores Spencer Swafford, John Netherland and Devin Pike and seniors Madison Lewis and Kyrsten Hill.

CHS basketball coach, athletic director to be inducted into national Hall of Fame

 

Campbellsville High School boys’ head basketball coach and athletic director Tim Davis will soon be inducted into the National High School Athletic Coaches Association Hall of Fame.

 

The NHSACA recently made the announcement.

 

Davis will officially be inducted in a special ceremony on Tuesday, June 20, at Embassy Suites in East Peoria, Ill.

 

Campbellsville High School boys’ head basketball coach and athletic director Tim Davis will soon be inducted into the National High School Athletic Coaches Association Hall of Fame for his longevity and service to high school athletics.

CHS girls’ basketball player named to 5th region all-season team

 

Campbellsville High School junior Nena Barnett has been named to the 5th region all-season team.

 

The 5th Region Basketball Coaches Association recently made the announcement.

 

Barnett averaged more than 10 points per game in the 2016-2017 season, along with four rebounds and three assists.

 

Campbellsville High School junior Nena Barnett has been named to the 5th region all-season team. She led the Lady Eagles to an 18-11 season, which is the team’s first winning season in more than 15 years.

CHS girls’ basketball coach named 5th region Coach of the Year

 

Campbellsville High School girls’ basketball head coach Anthony Epps has been named the 2016-2017 5th region Coach of the Year.

 

The 5th Region Basketball Coaches Association recently made the announcement.

 

All girls’ head basketball coaches in the 5th region voted for the Coach of the Year honor.

 

Campbellsville High School girls’ basketball head coach Anthony Epps has been named the 2016-2017 5th region Coach of the Year.

CHS senior speaks to CMS FCA group

 

Campbellsville High School senior Caroline McMahan recently delivered an inspirational message to Campbellsville Middle School Fellowship of Christian Athletes members.

 

McMahan spoke to students about God’s love, and how, while we are all different, God loves us all in the same way.

 

CHS senior Caroline McMahan asks students to join hands to see if any are the same.

CHS names Leaders of the Week

 

Campbellsville High School recently named its Leaders of the Week for the week of Feb. 20.

 

From left are senior Micah Corley, junior Christian Berry, freshman Hannah Hall and sophomore Leslie McKenzie.

CHS hosts Empty Nest Night

 

Campbellsville High School recently hosted an Empty Nest Night for senior students and their parents.

 

CHS College and Career Readiness Counselor Angie Travis spoke, as did admissions counselors from Campbellsville University, Western Kentucky University, Lindsey Wilson College, Eastern Kentucky University and Somerset Community College.

 

Representative from Kentucky Higher Education Assistance Authority and Campbellsville Family Resource and Youth Services Center also spoke.

 

CHS College and Career Readiness Counselor Angie Travis speaks to senior students and their parents about applying for scholarships.

CHS teachers host parent-teacher conferences

 

Campbellsville High School teachers hosted parent-teacher conferences on Monday, Feb. 13.

 

About 50 people attended to discuss grades, behavior and semester progress for their students.

 

Teachers were on hand for a couple hours to meet with parents and discuss how their children are progressing this school year.

 

CHS teacher Susan Dabney meets with a parent.

CMS volleyball team selling pullovers

 

Campbellsville Middle School volleyball team is selling pullovers as a fundraiser.

 

The pullovers are Holloway brand and they are fitted.

 

Cost is $50.

 

CMS volleyball team selling pullovers

CHS girls’ basketball team battles Adair County into triple overtime

 

Campbellsville High School girls’ basketball team took on Adair County in the first round of the 20th District tournament on Tuesday, Feb. 21.

 

CHS battled the Lady Indians into triple overtime.

 

At the final buzzer, Adair County was on top, with a final score of 57-56.

 

CHS senior Caylie Blair plays defense.     CHS senior Brenna Wethington jumps for the ball.

CHS students to interview for jobs

 

Campbellsville High School students are invited to an open job interview session on Wednesday, Feb. 22.

 

Representatives from McDonald’s will be at CHS from 3 to 5 p.m. to interview any CHS student who is age 16 and older.

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. 16, and Friday, Feb. 17.

 

More than 100 of the best high school band students around Kentucky were invited to participate.

 

CHS junior Tiffany Kane plays flute during a CU Honors Band rehearsal.

CHS students finish paper mache project

 

Campbellsville High School students have finished their 3D paper mache objects.

 

Students in Jo Ann Harris’s classes recently watched an episode of “Face Off,” a reality television show that features a competition between special effects makeup artists.

 

While watching the show, students learned about making special effects, but also about art careers.

 

Campbellsville Middle School seventh-grader Rylee Petett holds her finished 3D paper mache sculpture.

CHS swim teams finish fourth, seventh at meet

 

Campbellsville High School girls’ and boys’ swim teams finished fourth and seventh, respectively, at the Campbellsville Taylor County Invite on Saturday, Jan. 7, at Campbellsville University.

 

CHS senior swimmers Mallory Haley, Daniel Silva and Jon Tanner Coppage were honored in a special ceremony.

 

And several CHS swimmers finished in the top of their events.

 

CHS seniors, from left, Daniel Silva, Jon Tanner Coppage and Mallory Haley are honored. They are pictured with their coach, Steve Doss.

CHS girls’ basketball team takes on Anderson County

 

Campbellsville High School girls’ basketball team took on Anderson County on Friday, Feb. 17.

 

Despite fighting to the final buzzer, CHS couldn’t get the win.

 

Final score was 39-62.

 

CHS girls’ basketball head coach Anthony Epps hugs seniors Brenna Wethington, at left, and Caylie Blair after they play their final minutes on the Lady Eagles home court.

CHS girls’, boys’ basketball teams to play in 20th district tournament

 

Campbellsville High School boys’ and girls’ basketball teams will play in the 20th district tournament this week at Adair County High School.

 

The girls’ tournament begins on Tuesday, Feb. 21.

 

At 6:30 p.m., Marion County will take on Taylor County. After that game, at 8 p.m., the CHS Lady Eagles will take on Adair County.

 

The CHS boys’ team will play Adair County on Wednesday, Feb. 22. Game time is 7:30 p.m.

 

CHS girls’, boys’ basketball teams to play in 20th district tournament

CHS boys’ freshmen, JV teams defeat Thomas Nelson

 

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

 

The CHS freshmen squad dominated Thomas Nelson. Final score was 72-38.

 

And final score of the JV match up was 69-58.

 

Campbellsville Middle School eighth-grader Arren Hash dribbles down the court.

CHS boys’ JV, varsity teams take on Caverna

 

Campbellsville High School boys’ junior varsity and varsity basketball teams recently took on Caverna.

 

In the JV match up, CHS was victorious. Final score was 61-38.

 

CHS fought to the buzzer in the varsity match up, but couldn’t hang on to get the win. Final score was 85-88.

 

CHS junior Connor Wilson smiles as he watches the ball.

CHS boys’ freshmen basketball team defeats Hart County

 

Campbellsville High School boys’ freshmen basketball team defeated Hart County recently.

 

Final score was 50-39.

 

CHS freshman Mark Rigsby drives the ball for two points.

CHS senior athletes honored

 

Campbellsville High School senior athletes were honored on Friday, Feb. 17.

 

CHS girls’ basketball senior players Caylie Blair and Brenna Wethington are honored. From left are Caylie’s parents Bryan Blair and Terri Slinker, Caylie, head coach Anthony Epps, Brenna and her parents, Sheila and John Wethington.     CHS cheerleader Lisa-Marie Richter, a junior and foreign exchange student, is honored. She is pictured with the CHS cheerleading squad. In front is Campbellsville Elementary School first-grader Lainey Price. In back, from left, are freshmen Isabella Osborne and Sydney Wilson, sophomore Andrea Bryant, freshman Lauryn Agathen, coach Nikki Price, Lisa, coach Lisa Wiseman, freshmen Zoe McAninch and Bailey Smith and junior Kimberly Harden.

CHS senior athletes honored

 

Campbellsville High School senior athletes were honored on Tuesday, Feb. 14.

 

From left, CHS boys’ basketball senior players Darius Bell, Zack Bottoms, Micah Corley and Ricky Smith-Cecil are honored for their dedication to their team.     CHS bowling team senior players, from left, Vera Brown, Logan Brown, Murphy Lamb and Jared Brewster are honored for their dedication to their team.

CHS senior cross country runner Kyrsten Hill is honored. From left are Hill’s mother Tonya, CHS cross country coach Steve Doss, Kyrsten and Hill’s father Jonathan.     CHS senior golf player Noah Wagers is honored. From left are his parents Steve and Kim Wagers, Noah and CHS boys’ golf coach Jim Ward.

CHS girls’ basketball team defeats LaRue County

 

Campbellsville High School girls’ varsity basketball team defeated LaRue County on Thursday, Feb. 16.

 

Final score was 50-43.

 

CHS junior Kiyah Barnett led her team with 14 points.

 

Campbellsville Middle School eighth-grader Catlyn Clausen passes.

CHS girls’ basketball team defeats Washington County

 

Campbellsville High School girls’ basketball team defeated Washington County recently.

 

Final score was 51-35.

 

CHS boys’ team also took on Washington County, but couldn’t get the win. Final score was 50-62.

 

CHS senior Brenna Wethington looks for a rebound.     CHS junior Connor Wilson drives the ball to the hoop.

CHS basketball teams defeat Metcalfe County

 

Campbellsville High School girls’ and boys’ basketball teams recently took on Metcalfe County, and picked up three wins.

 

In the girls’ varsity match up, CHS won the close game by a score of 52-51.

 

The CHS boys’ varsity team crushed Metcalfe County. Final score was 84-45.

 

The CHS team also won the boys’ junior varsity match up. Final score was 56-47.

 

CHS senior Caylie Blair dribbles.    CHS juniors Logan Cole, at left, and Chanson Atkinson look for a rebound.

CHS girls’ freshmen basketball team defeats Taylor, Marion counties

 

Campbellsville High School girls’ freshmen basketball team recently defeated Taylor and Marion counties.

 

Final score of the Taylor County game was 27-21.

 

And final score of the Marion County match up was 39-34.

 

Campbellsville Middle School eighth-grader Kenzi Forbis, at left, and seventh-grader Bri Gowdy look for a rebound.

CHS girls’ basketball team defeats Fort Knox

 

Campbellsville High School girls’ varsity basketball team recently defeated Fort Knox.

 

Final score was 67-16.

 

CHS junior Vonnea Smith led her team with 12 points.

 

CHS junior Vonnea Smith shoots the ball.

CHS students focus on college, career readiness

 

Campbellsville High School students are working toward becoming college and career ready, and achieving industry certifications.

 

Charlie Pettigrew     Justin Richerson

CHS to name media center for former employee

 

Campbellsville High School will name its media center for long-time employee and school supporter Anne Fraim.

 

Fraim worked at CHS for 42 years in many capacities, helping students, faculty members and administrators.

 

She will be honored in a special ceremony on Monday, March 6, at 6 p.m., when the media center is named the Anne Fraim Media Center.

 

CHS to name media center for former employee

CHS students host poetry café

 

Campbellsville High School students are writing poetry and recently presented their poems to their classmates.

 

In Tyler Hardy’s freshman English classes, 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 are finished, students present them in a Poetry Café setting.

 

CHS freshman Braydon Phillips reads his poems.

CHS government students study presidential powers

 

Campbellsville High School government students are studying the United States president’s powers.

 

In Susan Dabney’s AP U.S. government class, CHS sophomores have been discussing the recent president inauguration and some of President Donald Trump’s first actions in office.

 

From left, CHS sophomores Jackson Hinton, Ryan Kearney, Chloe Gupton and Natalie Caldwell model their presidential hat.

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

 

Campbellsville High School girls’ and boys’ basketball teams took on Green County on Tuesday, Feb. 14.

 

CHS senior Brenna Wethington passes.     CHS freshman Malachi Corley drives the ball.

CHS names Leaders of the Week

 

Campbellsville High School recently named its Leaders of the Week for the week of Feb. 13.

 

From left are junior Kimberly Harden, sophomore Spencer Swafford and freshman Blake Allen. Senior Mallory Haley isn’t pictured.

FRYSC to host volunteer training

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools’ Family Resource and Youth Services Center will host volunteer training and orientation on Friday, March 10.

 

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

Campbellsville Independent Schools raising money for Relay for Life

 

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

 

Four designs are available.

 

The designs feature a heart designed by the Campbellsville High School National Art Honor Society, with the lettering I heart CES, I heart CMS, I heart CHS and I heart Eagles.

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools raising money for Relay for Life

CHS band students prepare for concert

 

Campbellsville High School concert band members are preparing for an upcoming concert and spring assessment.

 

Band members are preparing for the annual Kentucky Music Educators Association assessment next month and an upcoming public performance.

 

CHS sophomore Kyler Rakes and the other concert band percussionists practice “Arrows.”

CHS physics students study inertia

 

Campbellsville High School physics students are studying inertia.

 

In Cheryl Dicken’s AP physics class, students recently performed an experiment to determine the rotational inertia of an object.

 

CHS seniors Zack Settle, at left, and Blair Lamb perform their experiment as junior Bryce Richardson looks on.

CHS student is career ready

 

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

 

Gabriel Carter

CMS basketball team selling championship shirts

 

Campbellsville Middle School boys’ basketball team is selling season and tournament championship shirts.

 

The team won the Central Kentucky Middle School Athletic Conference regular season and tournament championship this season.

 

CMS BB Chamipionship Shirts Front     CMS BB Chamipionship Shirts Back

CHS boys’ varsity basketball team defeats Bethlehem

 

Campbellsville High School boys’ varsity basketball team took on Bethlehem in a hard-fought match up on Friday, Feb. 10.

 

CHS won the game by a final score of 77-68.

 

In the varsity game, the CHS team fought hard but couldn’t come up with the win. Final score was 52-58.

 

CHS junior Logan Cole plays defense.

CHS art students make banner

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools will be represented at this year’s Kentucky School Boards Association annual conference.

 

CHS National Art Honor Society member Kyrsten Hill, a senior, created a banner for display at the conference, which will be at the Galt House in Louisville on Feb. 24-26.

 

CHS National Art Honor Society member Kyrsten Hill, at right, a senior, made this banner for display at the KSBA annual conference, with the theme “Be a superhero for Public Education.” Ben Arachi, a freshman, created the design for the poster.

CHS names Leaders of the Week

 

Campbellsville High School recently named its Leaders of the Week for the week of Feb. 6.

 

From left are senior Jared Brewster, sophomore Daesean Vancleave, junior Jayden Bridgewater and freshman Lauryn Agathen.

CHS to host Coaches vs. Cancer events

 

Campbellsville High School is working to raise money to help find a cure for cancer.

 

There will be several special activities on Tuesday, Feb. 14, to help raise money for the American Cancer Society and have a little fun, too.

 

That evening, the CHS girls’ and boys’ varsity basketball teams will play Green County, starting with the girls’ game at 6 p.m. in the CHS gym.

 

 

Coaches vs. Cancer

CHS student completes Microsoft Office certification

 

Campbellsville High School sophomore Payton Reynolds recently completed Microsoft Office industry certification.

 

Payton Reynolds

CHS yearbooks on sale soon

 

Campbellsville High School yearbooks will go on sale soon.

 

Orders will begin on Monday, Feb. 13.

 

If ordered before spring break, the cost will be $30.

CHS freshmen learn about preparing for college

 

Campbellsville High School freshmen are learning how they should prepare for college.

 

Kentucky Higher Education Assistance Authority Outreach Counselor Audrey Price recently came to CHS to talk to freshmen about what they should be doing now to prepare for their academic careers when they graduate.

 

Price said students should be thinking about making and keeping good grades, along with being involved at school and in their community. Both look good on college applications, Price said.

 

Kentucky Higher Education Assistance Authority Outreach Counselor Audrey Price talks to the CHS freshmen class about what they should be doing now to prepare for college.

CHS football players sign with Kentucky State University

 

CHS seniors Micah Corley and Arick Groves will continue their academic and football careers at Kentucky State University this fall.

 

Corley and Groves signed their letters of intent in a special ceremony on Monday, Feb. 6.

 

Friends, family members, coaches and teammates attended.

 

CHS seniors Micah Corley and Arick Groves will continue their academic and football careers at Kentucky State University this fall. The two signed their letters of intent in a special ceremony on Monday, Feb. 6. In front are Corley, at left, and Groves. In back, from left, are CHS Athletic Director Tim Davis, CHS Principal Kirby Smith and head football coach Dale Estes.

Former superintendent inducted into hall of fame

 

Chuck Vaughn, former Campbellsville Independent Schools superintendent, was recently honored for his unwavering support of the District.

 

Vaughn was inducted into the 5th Region Athletic Director’s Hall of Fame on Saturday, Feb. 4.

 

CHS athletic department personnel chose Vaughn as their nominee to join the list of those who have served the District tirelessly.

 

Chuck Vaughn, former Campbellsville Independent Schools superintendent, was inducted into the 5th Region Athletic Director’s Hall of Fame on Saturday, Feb. 4. He was honored during the CHS boys’ basketball game versus Metcalfe County. From left are CHS Assistant Athletic Director Katie Wilkerson, Vaughn and CHS Principal Kirby Smith.

CHS senior attends presidential inauguration

 

Campbellsville High School senior Zack Settle made his history books come alive recently.

 

Settle attended the recent presidential inauguration, and saw Donald Trump sworn in as the new president of the United States.

 

He attended the ceremony with his father, Kent Settle, who is instructional supervisor at Campbellsville Independent Schools.

 

CHS senior Zack Settle, at left, attended the recent presidential inauguration with his father, Kent Settle, instructional supervisor at Campbellsville Independent Schools, and the two saw Donald Trump sworn in as president of the United States.

CHS boys’ freshmen basketball team is runner-up in District tournament

 

Campbellsville High School boys’ freshmen basketball team is the runner-up in this year’s 20th District tournament.

 

On Saturday, Feb. 4, teams battled at Adair County High School for the tournament championship title.

 

In the first round, CHS defeated Taylor County by a score of 44-38.

 

Campbellsville High School boys’ freshmen basketball team is the runner-up in this year’s 20th District tournament. The team defeated Taylor County in the first round, and lost a close game to Marion County in the championship. This year’s freshman team is, from left, front, CHS freshmen Mikael Vaught, Malachi Corley, Mark Rigsby and Jimmy Russell. Back, Campbellsville Middle School eighth-grader Arren Hash, freshman Noah Hughes, coach Will Griffin, freshman Brennon Wheeler and eighth-grader John Orberson.

Projection screens installed in CHS gym

 

Campbellsville High School gymnasium now features two large projection screens.

 

The screens were recently installed, and will be used to display photographs, videos and much more.

 

Campbellsville High School gymnasium now features two large projection screens to display photos, videos and much more.

CHS students work toward being career ready

 

 

Campbellsville High School students are working to become college ready.

 

CHS junior Tosye Cox is now career ready.

 

And CHS junior Austin Carter recently passed the Work Keys exams and will soon take an exam for industry certification.

 

Tosye Cox     Austin Carter

CHS student completes Microsoft Office certification

 

Campbellsville High School freshman Katelyn Miller recently completed Microsoft Office industry certification.

 

Katelyn Miller

CHS tennis teams to host fundraiser

 

Campbellsville High School boys’ and girls’ tennis teams will host a fundraiser at McDonald’s.

 

The teams will receive a portion of proceeds from inside orders on Tuesday, Feb. 7, evening.

 

McDonald's

CHS to host parent-teacher conferences

 

Campbellsville High School will host parent-teacher conferences on Monday, Feb. 13.

 

Conferences will be from 5 to 6:30 p.m., and teachers will be available to meet with students and their parents to discuss grades from the third nine-week grading period.

 

Campbellsville High School

CHS senior basketball players named homecoming king and queen

 

Campbellsville High School celebrated basketball homecoming this week, culminating with the crowning of a king and queen on Saturday night.

 

Caylie Blair and Ricky Smith-Cecil, senior basketball players, were named king and queen.

 

Caitlin Bright and Ethan Lay, who represented the junior class, were named prince and princess.

 

CHS seniors Ricky Smith-Cecil and Caylie Blair, at left, were named this year’s basketball homecoming king and queen. Ethan Lay and Caitlin Bright, representing the junior class, at right, were named prince and princess. Campbellsville Elementary School first-grader Gabe Prior and kindergartener Trinity Clark were the crown bearers.

CHS boys’ basketball teams take on Hart County

 

Campbellsville High School boys’ JV and varsity basketball teams battled Hart County High School on Tuesday, Jan. 10.

 

In the JV match up, CHS fought hard but couldn’t come up with a win. Final score was 33-42.

 

CHS varsity players defeated Hart County by a score of 66-61.

 

Brothers and teammates Malachi Corley, a CHS freshman, at left, and senior Micah Corley run to the basket.

CHS girls’ basketball team takes on Spencer County

 

Campbellsville High School girls’ junior varsity and varsity basketball teams battled Spencer County on Monday, Jan. 9.

 

In the JV match up, CHS won a very close game by a score of 26-25.

 

CHS junior Nena Barnett drives the ball.

CHS celebrates homecoming

 

Campbellsville High School is celebrating basketball homecoming this week.

 

Activities began on Monday, Jan. 30, and will conclude on Saturday, Feb. 4.

 

There were dress-up days and spirit games each day, leading up to the crowning of a king and queen.

 

CHS students and teachers dress for Holiday Day.     CHS students play the Relay Race game.

CHS students learn about osmosis

 

Campbellsville High School students recently learned about osmosis.

 

Students in Lauren Bennett’s AP biology class performed an experiment to see the osmosis process happen and observe the effect it has on cells.

 

CHS sophomore Christina Phipps, at left, and freshman Grant Rinehart see how the osmosis process effected their potato.

CHS students nearly finished with paper mache project

 

Campbellsville High School students are nearly finished with their 3D paper mache objects.

 

Students in Jo Ann Harris’s classes recently watched an episode of “Face Off,” a reality television show that features a competition between special effects makeup artists.

 

To put their new skills to the test, students selected a character from Alice in Wonderland or a video game and then went to work making their own 3D sculptures.

 

CHS junior Jayden Bridgewater paints her paper mache sculpture.

CHS celebrates homecoming

 

Campbellsville High School is celebrating basketball homecoming this week.

 

Activities began on Monday, Jan. 30, and will conclude on Saturday, Feb. 4.

 

There will be dress-up days and spirit games each day, leading up to the crowning of a king and queen.

 

CHS students and teachers dress for Rockers vs. Rappers Day.     CHS students play the Name That Tune game.

CHS senior to bowl at Lindsey Wilson

 

Campbellsville High School senior Vera Brown will continue her academic and bowling career at Lindsey Wilson College in the fall.

 

She officially signed her letter of intent in a special ceremony on Wednesday, Feb. 1.

 

Campbellsville High School senior Vera Brown will continue her academic and bowling career at Lindsey Wilson College in the fall. She officially signed her letter of intent in a special ceremony on Wednesday, Feb. 1. From left, front, are her father Shannon Brown, Vera, her mother Tonya Tate, and stepfather Andrew Tate. Back, CHS Principal Kirby Smith, LWC bowling coach Brandon Burns, CHS head bowling coach Stephen Tucker, CHS assistant bowling coach Dakota Pendleton and CHS Athletic Director Tim Davis.

CHS football player to continue career at Kentucky Wesleyan

 

Campbellsville High School football player Logan Brown will continue his academic and football career at Kentucky Wesleyan College this fall.

 

Brown officially signed his letter of intent in a special ceremony on Wednesday, Feb. 1, which was National Signing Day.

 

Campbellsville High School football player Logan Brown will continue his academic and football career at Kentucky Wesleyan College this fall. He officially signed his letter of intent on Wednesday, Feb. 1, which was National Signing Day. From left, front, are stepfather Johnny Welch, Logan, and his mother, Krissy Welch. Back, CHS Principal Kirby Smith, grandfather Joe Pendleton, sister and CHS sophomore Gracie Miller, grandmother Kim Pendleton, sister and Campbellsville Middle School seventh-grader Autumn Brown, CHS head football coach Dale Estes and CHS Athletic Director Tim Davis.

CHS names Leaders of the Week

 

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

 

From left are senior Laura May Gutierrez, freshman Abie Angel, sophomore Cassi Pipes and junior Shailyn Fields.

CHS senior to play football at Kentucky State University

 

Campbellsville High School senior Micah Corley will continue his football career at Kentucky State University.

 

Corley will sign his letter of intent in a special ceremony on Monday, Feb. 6, at 4:30 p.m. in the CHS media center.

 

All friends, family members, coaches and teammates are invited to attend.

 

Campbellsville High School senior Micah Corley will continue his football career at Kentucky State University. He will sign his letter of intent in a special ceremony on Monday, Feb. 6, at 4:30 p.m. in the CHS media center.

CHS FCA group to host prayer walk

 

Campbellsville High School Fellowship of Christian Athletes group will host a prayer walk on Wednesday, Feb. 8, at 3:30 p.m.

 

The walk will begin in front of the CHS campus.

 

CHS FCA

FRYSC Advisory Council to meet

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools Family Resource and Youth Services Center Advisory Council will have its regular meeting on Thursday, April 13, at noon.

CHS girls’ freshmen basketball team wins 20th district championship

 

Campbellsville High School girls’ freshmen basketball team won the 20th District tournament championship on Wednesday, Feb. 1, at Adair County High School.

 

The team defeated Taylor County in the first round, by a score of 33-23.

 

In the championship game, CHS defeated Marion County in a very close game by a score of 39-38.

 

Campbellsville High School girls’ freshmen basketball team won the 20th District tournament championship on Wednesday, Feb. 1, at Adair County High School. CHS defeated Taylor County in the first round and Marion County in the championship match up. From left, front, are Campbellsville Middle School seventh-graders Kaylyn Smith, Rylee Petett, Lainey Watson and Olivia Fields. Back, assistant coach Debbie Gowdy-Smith, CMS eighth-graders Catlyn Clausen and Kenzi Forbis, CHS freshmen Bailey Thompson and Katelyn Miller, seventh-grader Bri Gowdy, eighth-grader Abi Wiedewitsch and assistant coach Natalia Warren.

CHS celebrates homecoming

 

Campbellsville High School is celebrating basketball homecoming this week.

 

Activities began on Monday, Jan. 30, and will conclude on Saturday, Feb. 4.

 

There will be dress-up days and spirit games each day, leading up to the crowning of a king and queen.

 

CHS students and teachers dress for Future You College and Career Day.     CHS students play the Cheetos and shaving cream game.

CHS girls’ basketball team defeats Taylor County

 

Campbellsville High School girls’ basketball team defeated Taylor County on Tuesday, Jan. 31.

 

Final score was 51-38.

 

Despite battling to the buzzer, the CHS boys’ team couldn’t pull out a win versus Taylor County.

 

CHS junior Nena Barnett sets a play.     CHS junior Connor Wilson protects the ball.

CHS celebrates homecoming

 

Campbellsville High School is celebrating basketball homecoming this week.

 

Activities began on Monday, Jan. 30, and will conclude on Saturday, Feb. 4.

 

There will be dress-up days and spirit games each day, leading up to the crowning of a king and queen.

 

CHS students and teachers dress in purple and gold for Spirit Day.     CHS students play the furniture game.

CHS to crown basketball homecoming king and queen

 

Campbellsville High School will crown a basketball homecoming king and queen on Saturday.

 

CHS is celebrating homecoming week this week, with dress up days and spirit games.

 

Events will culminate on Saturday when a new king and queen is crowned after the CHS boys’ junior varsity basketball game.

 

This year’s CHS basketball homecoming candidates are, from left, front, freshmen Bailey Thompson, Alli Wilson, Noah Hughes and Blake Allen. Second row, sophomores Layton Hord, Christa Riggs, Mariah Lowery and Charlie Pettigrew. Third row, juniors Tyrion Taylor, Jenny Lantz, Caitlin Bright and Ethan Lay. Fourth row, seniors Caroline McMahan, Blair Lamb, Laura Lamb and Caylie Blair. Back, Ricky Smith-Cecil, Murphy Lamb, Zack Settle and Jared Brewster.

CHS academic team members advance to region competition

 

Campbellsville High School academic team members competed in District Governor’s Cup competition on Saturday, Jan. 28.

 

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

 

Campbellsville High School academic team members competed in District Governor’s Cup competition on Saturday, Jan. 28. Based on their scores, five CHS students will advance to region competition. Advancing are, from left, CHS junior Christian Berry in math written assessment and the future problem solving team, which includes sophomore Randy Harris, senior Shauna Jones, sophomore Myles Murrell and freshman Cole Kidwell.

Former superintendent chosen as hall of fame inductee

 

Chuck Vaughn, a former Campbellsville Independent Schools superintendent, is this year’s Campbellsville High School inductee into the 5th Region Athletic Director’s Hall of Fame.

 

The CHS athletics department made the announcement on Tuesday, Jan. 31.

 

Vaughn is a Campbellsville native and a 1964 graduate of Campbellsville High School.

 

Chuck Vaughn

CHS senior to bowl at Lindsey Wilson College

 

Campbellsville High School senior Vera Brown will continue her academic and bowling careers at Lindsey Wilson College.
 
Brown will officially sign her letter of intent in a special ceremony tomorrow at 4:30 p.m. in the CHS library.
 
CHS senior to bowl at Lindsey Wilson College
CHS celebrates homecoming

 

Campbellsville High School is celebrating basketball homecoming this week.

 

Activities began on Monday, Jan. 30, and will conclude on Saturday, Feb. 4.

 

There will be dress-up days and spirit games each day, leading up to the crowning of a king and queen.

 

CHS students dress for Rags vs. Riches Day.     CHS students play the hula hoop spirit game.

CHS biology students play study game

 

Campbellsville High School biology students recently played a game to help them study.

 

Lauren Bennett’s biology students are studying the parts of a cell and their functions.

 

CHS sophomores, from left, Keidlan Boils, Brody Weeks and Seth Tindal try to match their photos of the parts of a cell with their names.

CHS students write poetry

 

Campbellsville High School students are learning to write poetry.

 

In Tyler Hardy’s English class, students are working on writing their own sonnets.

 

Students must use a rhyming scheme and write about a theme that involves love, whether its friendship, family, heartbreak, envy, a passion and or something they enjoy.

 

CHS English teacher Tyler Hardy talks to CHS freshmen Taekwon McCoy, at left, and Devon Reardon about their sonnets.

CMS Beta Club selling sweatshirts

 

Campbellsville Middle School Beta Club is selling inside out sweatshirts as a fundraiser.

 

Proceeds will be used to help pay the cost of attending this year’s Beta convention, with hopes of the club moving on to compete at nationals.

 

Sweatshirts are available as crew neck and hooded, and are made inside out.

 

CMS Beta Sweatshirts

CMS, CHS football coaches to host skills and fundamental training camp

 

Campbellsville middle and high school football coaches will host a skills and fundamental training camp for students interested in playing football.

 

The One Family, One Team, One Goal, One Dream camp is open to students of all ages, and is free for all student athletes.

 

CMS and CHS football coaches recently met with Campbellsville Elementary School students interested in participating in the One Family, One Team, One Goal, One Dream football camp, which begins Wednesday, Feb. 1.

CHS baseball team to host annual lasagna dinner, auction

 

Campbellsville High School baseball team will host its annual lead-off lasagna dinner and auction on Saturday, Feb. 18, at the CHS gym.

 

Dinner will begin at 6:30 p.m., with the auction to follow at about 7:15.

CHS students complete Microsoft Office certification

 

Campbellsville High School freshman Ben Arachi and junior Aidan McMahan recently completed Microsoft Office industry certification.

 

Ben Arachi     Aidan McMahan

FRYSC to host volunteer training

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools’ Family Resource and Youth Services Center will host volunteer training on Thursday, Feb. 9.

 

The training will be at the FRYSC Center, which is located at Campbellsville High School, at 9:30 a.m.

CHS basketball teams take on Marion County

 

Campbellsville High School boys’ and girls’ varsity basketball teams took on Marion County on Friday, Jan. 13.

 

The girls’ team battled hard, but couldn’t come up with a win. Final score was 35-49.

 

CHS boys’ team lost by a score of 56-78.

 

CHS senior Caylie Blair plays defense.     CHS senior Zack Bottoms battles for the ball.

CHS girls’ freshmen basketball team battles Elizabethtown

 

Campbellsville High School girls’ freshmen basketball team took on Elizabethtown High School on Monday, Jan. 16.

 

Final score was 24-42.

 

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

CHS students make progress on paper mache project

 

Campbellsville High School students are making progress on their 3D paper mache objects.

 

Students in Jo Ann Harris’s classes recently watched an episode of “Face Off,” a reality television show that features a competition between special effects makeup artists.

 

CHS freshman Zoe McAninch, at left, and senior Kyrsten Hill work on their 3D paper mache project.

CHS Beta members win awards at state convention

 

Campbellsville High School Beta Club members brought home several awards on Tuesday, Jan. 24, from this year’s state convention.

 

About 30 students attended the state convention, which was at the Lexington Convention Center in Lexington on Jan. 22-24, and competed against numerous schools from around Kentucky.

 

Nine CHS students won awards at the convention and will advance to the national Beta convention this summer.

 

Campbellsville High School Beta Club members brought home several awards on Tuesday, Jan. 24, from this year’s state convention. They now advance to the national Beta convention this summer. They are, from left, front, seniors Brenna Wethington, Caylie Blair and Vera Brown, who placed third in the banner competition. Back, juniors Caitlin Bright, Darius Wright and Kayla Young, who were in the Top 10 in the spotlight on service category; senior Laura Lamb, who received first place in the photography category; junior Bryce Richardson, who received third place in poetry; and senior Mallory Haley, who received third place in on-site acrylic painting.

CHS student completes Microsoft Office certification

 

Campbellsville High School freshman Gavin Johnson recently completed Microsoft Office industry certification.

 

Gavin Johnson

CHS names Leaders of the Week

 

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

 

.From left are junior Dylan Gilbert, senior Jaleel Cowan, sophomore Travis Nash and freshman Braydon Phillips.

CHS to celebrate homecoming

 

Campbellsville High School will celebrate basketball homecoming next week.

 

Activities begin on Monday, Jan. 30.

 

There will be dress-up days and spirit games, leading up to the crowning of a king and queen on Saturday, Feb. 4.

CHS student passes Work Keys exam

 

Campbellsville High School junior Tosye Cox is one step closer to becoming career ready.

 

Cox recently passed the Work Keys exam in machine tool at the Green County Area Technology Center.

 

Tosye Cox

CHS student completes Microsoft Office certification

 

Campbellsville High School sophomore Glenn Lamer recently completed Microsoft Office industry certification.

 

As of Wednesday, Jan. 25, Lamer has passed Certiport exams in Microsoft Word, Excel and PowerPoint to obtain Microsoft Office Specialist industry certification.

 

Glenn Lamer

CHS free ACT workshops continue

 

Campbellsville High School is continuing its 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 21.

 

The workshops are free, and will be offered in the math, science and English/reading subject areas.

 

CHS teacher Tammy Wilson helps sophomores Myles Murrell, center, and Jackson Hinton with a sample math ACT question.

CHS students present ‘To Kill a Mockingbird’ projects

 

Campbellsville High School students recently read “To Kill a Mockingbird” in their English classes and presented projects based on the book.

 

Students in Tyler Hardy’s classes recently read the book and took an exam testing their knowledge of the story.

 

But to gauge their self-assessment of the story, Hardy asked students to create a project based on what they learned from the book and what it meant to them.

 

CHS freshmen, from left, Gavin Ford, Gabriel Gutierrez and Nathan Anderson present their Maycomb Monopoly game inspired by “To Kill a Mockingbird.”

CHS students complete Microsoft Office certification

 

Campbellsville High School freshmen Haley Morris and Dylan Gilligan recently completed Microsoft Office industry certification.

 

Haley Morris     Dylan Gilligan

CHS girls’ freshmen basketball team defeats Taylor, Adair

 

Campbellsville High School girls’ freshmen basketball team defeated Taylor and Adair counties on Saturday, Jan. 21.

 

Final score of the game vs. Taylor County was 36-14.

 

CHS won the game vs. Adair County by a score of 42-17.

 

CHS freshman Katelyn Miller, at left, and Campbellsville Middle School seventh-grader Bri Gowdy play defense.

CHS boys’ basketball team takes on Clinton County

 

Campbellsville High School boys’ basketball team battled Clinton County on Monday, Jan. 23, to the final buzzer.

 

CHS led for most of the varsity match up, but couldn’t hang on to the lead in the final quarter.

 

Final score was 54-53.

 

CHS junior Connor Wilson tries to pass as he is pressured by a Clinton County defender.

CHS freshman named to honor band

 

Campbellsville High School sophomore Abie Angel has been named to an all-district honor band.

 

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

 

Campbellsville High School sophomore Abie Angel has been named to an all-district honor band. Angel, a French horn player, will play as part of the freshman/sophomore Kentucky Music Educators Association fourth district concert band.

CHS tennis teams to host fundraiser

 

Campbellsville High School boys’ and girls’ tennis teams will host a fundraiser at Gatti’s Pizza.

 

The teams will receive 15 percent of proceeds from all orders on Thursday, Jan. 26, from open to close.

 

Those who want to support the tennis teams should mention the fundraiser.

CHS boys’ basketball team runner-up in All ‘A’ Classic

 

Campbellsville High School boys’ basketball team is this year’s runner-up in the fifth region All “A” Classic.

 

CHS took on Fort Knox on Friday, Jan. 20, and, despite battling to the end, couldn’t come up with the win.

 

Final score was 50-58.

 

CHS is the runner-up in this year’s fifth regional All “A” Classic tournament. From left are junior Connor Wilson, freshman Malachi Corley, senior Ricky Smith-Cecil, juniors Toyse Cox and Ethan Lay, senior Zack Bottoms, juniors Tyrion Taylor and Chanson Atkinson, senior Darius Bell, sophomore Davon Cecil, sophomore Lane Bottoms and junior Logan Cole.

CHS show choir prepares for spring concert

 

Campbellsville High School show choir members are busy preparing for their spring show.

 

The show is entitled “Best of the 90s” and will be presented on Saturday, March 18, at 6:30 p.m. at Hamilton Auditorium.

 

The performance is free and open to the public.

 

CHS show choir members sing “I’ll Be There For You.”

CHS students begin paper mache project

 

Campbellsville High School students recently began making 3D paper mache objects.

 

Students in Jo Ann Harris’s classes recently watched an episode of “Face Off,” a reality television show that features a competition between special effects makeup artists.

 

CHS junior Jayden Bridgewater tears newspaper to add to her 3D sculpture.

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 2016-2017 school year.

CHS girls’ basketball players honored

 

Campbellsville High School girls’ basketball players Bri Gowdy and Caylie Blair were honored at this year’s fifth region All “A” Classic on Tuesday, Jan. 17.

 

The team played in the first round of the tournament at Caverna High School.

 

Despite battling hard, CHS lost its match up with Green County.

 

Campbellsville Middle School seventh-grader Bri Gowdy, at left, was named to the fifth region All “A” Classic all-tournament team. CHS senior Caylie Blair, at right, was named to the fifth region all-academic team.

CHS names Leaders of the Week

 

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

 

From left are freshman Alli Wilson, sophomore Jackson Hinton and senior Caylie Blair. Chanson Atkinson, a junior, is not pictured.

CHS students study chemical reactivity

 

Campbellsville High School chemistry students are learning about chemical reactions.

 

In Dee Doss’s AP chemistry class, students recently had a guest lecturer.

 

Lew Acampora, senior science director with AdvanceKentucky, came to CHS to talk to students about chemical reactivity.

 

Lew Acampora, senior science director with AdvanceKentucky, discusses the reactions produced when zinc and copper mix with hydrochloric acid.

CHS physics students learn about video analysis

 

Campbellsville High School physics students are learning all about video analysis.

 

In Cheryl Dicken’s AP physics class, students recently had a guest lecturer.

 

Lew Acampora, senior science director with AdvanceKentucky, came to CHS to talk to students about the Logger Pro software.

 

Lew Acampora, senior science director with AdvanceKentucky, works with CHS seniors Laura May Gutierrez, at left, and Vera Brown as they use the Logger Pro software.

CHS junior receives industry certification

 

Campbellsville High School junior Caleb Hughes recently passed industry certification.

 

Caleb Hughes

CHS chemistry students perform experiments

 

Campbellsville High School chemistry students recently performed some experiments.

 

In Dee Doss’s class, students experimented to see how much sugar is in bubble gum and how many atoms are in their name.

 

First, students calculated how much sugar is in bubble gum by weighing the gum and its wrapper, chewing the gum and then weighing the gum again and performing some calculations.

 

CHS junior Austin Carter performs his calculations.

CHS band students chosen for CU honor band

Campbellsville High School band students have been chosen to participate in the Campbellsville University honor band program.

 

The students will attend rehearsals on the CU campus on Thursday, Feb. 16, and Friday, Feb. 17.

 

A public performance will be Friday, Feb. 17, at 7:30 p.m. at Ransdell Chapel. It is free.

 

Campbellsville High School band students have been chosen to participate in the Campbellsville University honor band program. They are, from left, front, senior Laura Lamb, sophomore Ruby Hatfield, who was chosen as a first alternate, and junior Tiffany Kane. Back, sophomore Randy Harris, senior Murphy Lamb and juniors Austin Fitzgerald and Chaz Babbs.

CMS Beta Club selling sweatshirts

 

Campbellsville Middle School Beta Club is selling inside out sweatshirts as a fundraiser.

 

Proceeds will be used to help pay the cost of attending this year’s Beta convention, with hopes of the club moving on to compete at nationals.

 

Sweatshirts are available as crew neck and hooded, and are made inside out.

 

CMS Beta Club Sweatshirts

CHS senior named fourth runner-up at state DYW program

 

Campbellsville High School senior Blair Lamb was named fourth runner-up at the Kentucky Distinguished Young Women program.

 

Lamb was named Taylor County’s DYW last June, and represented Campbellsville and her school at state competition on Friday, Jan. 13, and Saturday, Jan. 14, in Lexington.

 

CHS senior Blair Lamb competes in the state DYW program. She was named fourth runner-up.     CHS senior Blair Lamb competes in the talent portion of the state DYW program. She was named fourth runner-up.     CHS senior Blair Lamb is named fourth runner-up in the state DYW program.

CHS senior to play softball at Lindsey Wilson College

 

Campbellsville High School senior Brenna Wethington will continue her softball career this fall at Lindsey Wilson College.

 

Wethington and her teammates, friends, family members and coaches gathered on Wednesday, Jan. 11, for a formal signing ceremony.

 

CHS senior Brenna Wethington has signed to continue her softball career at Lindsey Wilson College. She is pictured her parents, Sheila and John Wethington. From left, back, CHS Athletic Director Tim Davis, CHS head softball coach Weston Jones, LWC head softball coach David Dews, Wethington’s brother Mason Wethington and CHS Principal Kirby Smith.

CHS soccer team selling beanies

 

Campbellsville High School soccer team is selling beanies as a fundraiser.

 

The beanies are black cuff, 100 percent acrylic yarn and the Adidas brand.

 

They feature the CHS Eagle soccer crest with a purple, gold and white embroidery, and are $25 each.

 

CHS Soccer Beanies

CHS students learn about food safety

 

Campbellsville High School students recently learned all about food safety.

 

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

 

In Deanna Campbell’s foods and nutrition classes, Freeman discussed the importance of storing food properly and following all directions when cooking.

 

CHS freshman Anthony Shipione adds rice to the enchilada mixture.

CHS art student makes banner

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools will be represented at this year’s Kentucky School Boards Association annual conference.

 

CHS National Art Honor Society member Kyrsten Hill, a senior, is making a banner for display at the conference, which will be at the Galt House in Louisville on Feb. 24-26.

 

CHS National Art Honor Society member Kyrsten Hill, a senior, is making a banner for display at the KSBA annual conference, with the theme “Be a superhero for Public education.”

CHS to host free ACT workshops

 

Campbellsville High School will host 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 21.

 

The workshops are free, and will be offered in the math, science and English/reading subject areas.

 

Campbellsville High School

CHS softball team to host chili supper and auction

 

Campbellsville High School softball team will host a chili supper and auction on Friday, Jan. 13.

 

That night, the CHS girls’ and boys’ basketball teams will take on Marion County, starting with the girls’ match up at 6 p.m. in the CHS gym.

 

The chili supper will be in the CHS cafeteria from 5 to 7:30 p.m.

CMS music teacher once again seeking donations

 

Campbellsville Middle School music teacher Jessica Floyd is once again seeking donations to help purchase some instruments for her classroom.

 

Jessica Floyd created a Donors Choose campaign last July to receive donations to buy ukuleles for CMS students.

 

And while many donations were received, her campaign isn’t yet fully funded.

CHS swim team to host White Castle fundraiser

 

Campbellsville High School swim team will host a White Castle fundraiser on Saturday, Jan. 21.

 

The White Castle Crave Mobile will come to Campbellsville that day, and set up at Lowe’s parking lot from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.

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.

CHS names Leaders of the Week

 

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

 

From left are sophomore Lane Bottoms, senior Gabriel Clark, junior Kayla Young and freshman Isabella Osborne.

CHS student honored at reception

 

CHS senior Blair Lamb is representing her school and community at the Kentucky Distinguished Young Women competition this week.

 

She is staying in Lexington for rehearsals to prepare for the final competition on Friday and Saturday.

 

But before she left, Lamb was honored at a public reception on Friday, Jan. 6, to wish her well. Many of Lamb’s friends and family members came to wish her well.

 

CHS senior Blair Lamb was honored at a reception on Friday, Jan. 6, before she left to compete in the Kentucky Distinguished Young Women competition.

CES, CHS receive School of Distinction banners

 

Campbellsville elementary and high schools recently received School of Distinction banners from the Kentucky Department of Education.

 

The schools, based on state testing results from the 2015-2016 school year, tested into the state’s highest category – School of Distinction.

 

This is the first time either school has received this designation, and, as a result of its high score, CHS ranks in the Top 20 of all Kentucky high schools.

 

And, overall, Campbellsville Independent Schools is a Distinguished district.

 

This School of Distinction banner hangs by the main office at Campbellsville Elementary School.

Bus driver receives Dare to Soar award

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools’ bus driver Paul Nuckols received this month’s Dare to Soar award.

 

Superintendent Mike Deaton made the presentation at the regular Campbellsville Board of Education meeting on Monday, Jan. 9.

 

Nuckols worked for the District for 30 years before retiring in 2010. He returned to work last fall to help in the District’s transportation deparment.

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools’ bus driver Paul Nuckols receives this month’s Dare to Soar award from Superintendent Mike Deaton.

CHS students test the strength of bones

 

Campbellsville High School students recently performed an experiment to test the strength of the bones in the human body.

 

Students in Dee Doss’s anatomy class are studying the bones of the human body.

 

To test the strength of the long bone in a person’s leg, students were asked to make a makeshift bone by rolling together 20 sheets of paper.

 

CHS teacher Dee Doss, at left, and junior Alex Doss hold their “bone” as sophomore Dee Simpson adds more books to the bag.

CHS freshman chosen for future medical leaders program

 

Campbellsville High School freshman David Silva has been chosen to participate in an elusive future medical leaders program in Massachusetts.

 

Silva will participate in the Congress of Future Medical Leaders program in Lowell, Ma., on June 25-27.

 

The program is an honors-only program for high school students who want to become doctors or work in medical research fields.

 

Campbellsville High School freshman David Silva has been chosen to participate in a future medical leaders program in Massachusetts.

CHS chemistry students play periodic table game

 

Campbellsville High School chemistry students recently competed against each other while playing a periodic table game.

 

In Dee Doss’s AP/dual credit chemistry class, students were tested to see how well they know the periodic table.

 

Students were asked to make words using the symbols from the elements, and bonus points were given to the winners.

 

CHS juniors Sara Farmer, at left, and Darius Wright see how many words they can spell using the symbols for elements on the periodic table.

CHS senior to play for all-star team

 

Campbellsville High School senior Micah Corley has been chosen to play for in an all-star football game.

 

Corley will play for the Kentucky team in the Kentucky vs. Tennessee Border Bowl X on Saturday, Jan. 21, in Gatlinburg, Tenn.

 

Campbellsville High School senior Micah Corley, No. 55 for the Eagles, will play for the Kentucky team in the Kentucky vs. Tennessee Border Bowl X on Saturday, Jan. 21, in Gatlinburg, Tenn.

CHS senior to play softball at LWC

 

Campbellsville High School senior Brenna Wethington will continue her academic and softball career at Lindsey Wilson College this fall.

 

Wethington will sign her letter of intent in a special ceremony on Wednesday, Jan. 11, at 4:30 p.m. in the CHS library.

 

All friends, family members and players are invited to attend.

 

Campbellsville High School senior Brenna Wethington will continue her academic and softball career at Lindsey Wilson College this fall. She will soon begin her senior season with the CHS softball team.

CHS students learn about dual credit courses

 

Campbellsville High School students are taking more dual credit courses than they have before.

 

CHS partners with Campbellsville University to allow students to take high school classes, and, at the same time, receive college credit for them.

 

Scott Necessary, director of dual credit at CU, talks to CHS junior Chanson Atkinson about his dual credit application.

CHS students learn about allied health, cosmetology careers

 

Campbellsville High School students recently learned all about allied health and cosmetology careers.

 

Samantha Hayes, an environment specialist at Campbellsville University, came to CHS recently to talk to students about possible career paths.

 

Samantha Hayes, an environment specialist at Campbellsville University, talks to CHS junior Jasmine Coomer about a career in cosmetology.

CHS names Leaders of the Week

 

Campbellsville High School recently named its Leaders of the Week for the week of Jan. 2.

 

CHS names Leaders of the Week     Dakota Reardon

Vonnea Smith     Dalton Ballentine

CHS boys’ freshmen, JV basketball teams take on LaRue, Taylor

 

Campbellsville High School boys’ freshmen and junior varsity basketball teams battled LaRue and Taylor counties on Monday, Jan. 2.

 

In the JV matchup between CHS and Taylor County, final score was 51-52, with TCHS on top.

 

CHS defeated LaRue County in the freshmen game, by a score of 48-39.

 

Campbellsville Middle School eighth-grader Arren Hash passes the ball.

Changes made to CMS, CHS athletics schedules

 

Because of winter weather, several changes have been made to CMS and CHS athletic schedules.

 

Campbellsville High School boys’ and girls’ match ups against Taylor County, which were to be played on Friday, Jan. 5, have been postponed.

CHS students meet with Marine recruiters

 

Campbellsville High School students recently met with U.S. Marine recruiters.

 

Sgt. Daine Nelson was recently assigned as a Marine recruiter for the Campbellsville area.

 

He came to CHS on Tuesday, Jan. 3, to meet with students interested in pursuing a military career, and spoke to them about training opportunities.

 

 

CHS junior Cass Kidwell does a pull up.

CMS student makes school history at KYA

 

Campbellsville Middle School eighth-grader Zaquan Cowan recently made school history.

 

Cowan was recently elected to serve as president of the Senate at next year’s Kentucky Youth Assembly.

 

He becomes the third CMS student to serve in that capacity – and this is the third year in a row that next year’s president of the Senate has come from the CMS delegation.

 

CMS eighth-grader Zaquan Cowan, center, is the third CMS student in as many years to be elected as the president of the Senate at the KYA convention. The first was CHS sophomore Reagan Knight, at left, and the second was freshman Bailey Thompson, at right.

CHS students invited to free ACT prep sessions

 

Campbellsville High School students have been invited to some free ACT prep sessions.

 

Taylor County Public Library will host free ACT review sessions in coming weeks to help students prepare to take the exam.

CHS students compete in cookie challenge

 

Campbellsville High School students recently competed in a challenge to see who could make the best cookies.

 

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 several types of cookies, so they could compete in the great cookie challenge.

 

CHS freshmen Zaria Cowan and Braden Paige scoop their chocolate chip yogurt cookies.

FRYSC to host volunteer training

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools’ Family Resource and Youth Services Center will host volunteer training and orientation on Thursday, Jan. 19.

 

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

CHS softball team to host chili supper and auction

 

Campbellsville High School softball team will host a chili supper and auction on Friday, Jan. 13.

 

That night, the CHS girls’ and boys’ basketball teams will take on Marion County, starting with the girls’ match up at 6 p.m. in the CHS gym.

 

The chili supper will be in the CHS cafeteria from 5 to 7:30 p.m.

Reception for CHS senior rescheduled to Friday, Jan. 6

 

The reception to honor CHS senior Blair Lamb has been rescheduled to Friday, Jan. 6.

 

Lamb will compete in the Distinguished Young Women of Kentucky competition next week in Lexington.

 

A send-off reception for Lamb was planned for Thursday, Jan. 5, at Campbellsville Baptist Church, but has been rescheduled because of inclement weather.

 

The reception will now be on Friday, Jan. 6, at Campbellsville Christian Church from 5 to 6:30 p.m.

 

In addition to being named the Taylor County Distinguished Young Woman last June, CHS senior Blair Lamb won the Be Your Best Self Award, the overall scholastic and self-expression awards and preliminary awards in fitness, talent and interview. Lamb will compete in the state DYW program in Lexington on Jan. 13 and 14.

CHS students visit with Santa

 

Campbellsville High School students recently had a special visitor.

 

Before the Christmas holiday, Santa visited students in Juanita Young’s classroom, and gave them some special gifts.

 

Campbellsville Middle School Guidance Counselor Beth Wiedewitsch helps CHS sophomore Chris Moran, at left, open a baseball bat he received from Santa.

CIS presents ‘Christmas Spectacular’

 

The sounds of Christmas filled the auditorium.

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools presented its annual “Christmas Spectacular” on Sunday, Dec. 11, in Campbellsville High School’s Hamilton Auditorium.

 

Music ensembles from Campbellsville elementary, middle and high schools performed, including the CHS show choir and chamber ensemble, the CES third-grade choir and middle school choirs.

 

CMS and CHS concerts bands also performed.

 

 

CHS boys’ basketball team finishes fourth in Holiday Classic

 

Campbellsville High School boys’ basketball team finished this year’s CHS Holiday Classic in fourth place.

 

CHS defeated Betsy Layne on Wednesday, Dec. 28, to advance to the second round of the tournament.

 

The team fell in the second round to Green County on Thursday, Dec. 29, in a very close match up.

 

And despite battling hard, the team couldn’t hold on to win against Monroe County on Friday, Dec. 30, in the third round.

 

CHS junior Tyrion Taylor drives the ball.

CHS students make cookies in a jar

 

Campbellsville High School students recently made cookies in a jar 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 oatmeal cookies in a jar – which they took home to bake or gave to their loved ones as a Christmas present.

 

CHS junior Vivian Brown, at left, packs ingredients into freshman Sydney Wilson’s jar.

CHS loses close game to Green County in Holiday Classic

 

Campbellsville High School boys’ basketball team lost a very close game to Green County on Thursday, Dec. 29, in the second round of the CHS Holiday Classic.

 

Final score was 55-57.

 

CHS will now play for third place in the tournament on Friday, Dec. 30, at 5:30 p.m.

 

CHS sophomore Lane Bottoms, at left, and senior Micah Corley share a laugh during the game.

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 life essentials classes are using RealCare baby simulators to learn what it’s like to be parents.

 

CHS teacher Deanna Campbell, at right, helps, from left, freshman Jakyia Mitchell, junior Vivian Brown and freshman Sydney Wilson dress their babies.

CHS defeats Betsy Layne to advance in Holiday Classic

 

Campbellsville High School boys’ basketball team defeated Betsy Layne on Wednesday, Dec. 28, to advance to the second round of the CHS Holiday Classic.

 

Final score of the close game was 56-51.

 

CHS will now take on Green County on Thursday, Dec. 29, at 7 p.m. at the CHS gym.

 

CHS juniors Chanson Atkinson, at left, and Connor Wilson play defense.

CHS FCA students meet for weekly devotionals

 

Campbellsville High School’s Fellowship of Christian Athletes group meets weekly for small group devotional, games and guest speakers.

 

CHS sophomore Chloe Gupton leads prayer at the end of a meeting.

Merry Christmas from the Eagle Family!

 

Merry Christmas

CHS is tournament runner-up, nearly 1,600 pounds of food donated

 

Campbellsville High School girls’ basketball team is this year’s runner-up in the CHS Food Pantry Holiday Classic basketball tournament.

 

CHS lost the very close championship match up to Whitley County.

 

Final score was 43-47.

 

CHS girls’ basketball team is this year’s runner-up in the CHS Food Pantry Holiday Classic basketball tournament. From left are Campbellsville Middle School eighth-grader Catlyn Clausen, freshman Katelyn Miller, eighth-grader Kenzi Forbis, junior Vonnea Smith, senior Caylie Blair, sophomore Malaya Hoskins, senior Brenna Wethington, eighth-grader Abi Wiedewitsch, junior Nena Barnett, junior Kiyah Barnett, seventh-grader Bri Gowdy and junior Kayla Young.

CHS girls’ basketball team advances to tournament championship

 

Campbellsville High School girls’ basketball team has advanced to the CHS Food Pantry Holiday Classic championship game.

 

CHS defeated Hart County in the first round of the tournament, and beat Metcalfe County on Thursday, Dec. 22.

 

Final score was 64-55.

 

CHS junior Vonnea Smith passes.

CHS girls’ basketball team advances in Food Pantry Holiday Classic

 

Campbellsville High School girls’ basketball team defeated Hart County on Wednesday, Dec. 21, in its Food Pantry Holiday Classic.

 

Final score was 61-38.

 

With the win, the team advances to the second round of the tournament, and will take on Metcalfe County on Thursday, Dec. 22, at 6:30 p.m. at the CHS gym.

 

Campbellsville Middle School eighth-grader Catlyn Clausen drives the ball.

CHS Pep Club hosts ‘Thrill in the Ville’

 

Campbellsville High School Pep Club recently hosted its first “Thrill in the Ville” basketball preview night.

 

CHS girls’ and boys’ basketball teams participated in the event.

 

Activities included a skills competition, three-point shootout, dunk competition and team scrimmages.

 

CHS junior Tyrion Taylor cheers in his team scrimmage.

CHS boys’ freshmen, JV teams take on Washington County

 

Campbellsville High School boys’ freshmen and junior varsity basketball teams took on Washington County on Monday, Dec. 19.

 

The freshmen team won its match up, with a final score of 71-25.

 

Despite fighting hard, the JV team lost by a score of 40-61.

 

CHS sophomore Spencer Swafford blocks a Washington County defender.

CIS employees invited to education forum

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools’ employees are invited to attend an education forum on Thursday, Dec. 29.

 

State Rep. John “Bam” Carney, R-Campbellsville, and State Sen. Max Wise, R-Campbellsville, will host the forum at Campbellsville University from 5 to 7 p.m. at Gheens Recital Hall.

CHS girls’ freshmen, JV basketball teams defeat LaRue County

 

Campbellsville High School girls’ freshmen and junior varsity basketball squads defeated LaRue County on Thursday, Dec. 15.

 

Final score of the freshmen match up was 36-15.

 

In the junior varsity game, CHS won by a score of 44-30.

 

Campbellsville Middle School seventh-grader Olivia Fields dribbles to the basket.

CHS boys’ freshmen basketball team defeats Nelson County

 

Campbellsville High School boys’ freshmen basketball team defeated Nelson County on Monday, Dec. 12.

 

Final score was 54-45.

 

Campbellsville Middle School eighth-grader John Orberson drives the ball.

CHS boys’ freshmen basketball team defeats Taylor, Adair counties

 

Campbellsville High School boys’ freshmen basketball team defeated Taylor and Adair counties on Saturday, Dec. 10.

 

Final score of the Taylor County game was 45-34.

 

And final score of the Adair County game was 67-34.

 

CHS freshman Mikael Vaught passes the ball.

CHS girls’ varsity basketball team defeats Hancock County

 

Campbellsville High School girls’ varsity basketball team defeated Hancock County on Friday, Dec. 9.

 

Final score was 37-32.

 

CHS senior Caylie Blair and junior Vonnea Smith each had seven points for the Lady Eagles.

 

Brenna Wethington, a senior, and Campbellsville Middle School eighth-grader Catlyn Clausen each added six points to the scoreboard.

 

CHS junior Nena Barnett dribbles to the basket.

CHS boys’ basketball team takes on Meade County

 

Campbellsville High School boys’ varsity basketball team took on Meade County on Friday, Dec. 9.

 

The team lost the matchup by a score of 52-73.

 

Campbellsville Middle School eighth-grader John Orberson drives the ball.

CHS boys’ JV, varsity teams beat Burgin

 

Campbellsville High School boys’ junior varsity and varsity teams defeated Burgin on Thursday, Dec. 8.

 

Final score of the JV match up was 60-36.

 

The varsity team won by a score of 76-57.

 

CHS junior Ethan Lay, at left, and sophomore Lane Bottoms battle for the ball.

CHS boys’ freshmen, JV teams take on Green County

 

Campbellsville High School boys’ freshmen and JV basketball teams took on Green County on Wednesday, Dec. 7.

 

The freshmen team won a close game, by a score of 40-38.

 

The JV team lost by a score of 30-53.

 

CHS freshmen Mark Rigsby, in front, and Brennon Wheeler play defense.

CHS girls’ basketball team takes on Nelson County

 

Campbellsville High School girls’ freshmen and JV basketball teams took on Nelson County on Monday, Dec. 5.

 

Despite battling hard, the CHS freshmen team lost by a score of 25-27.

 

The junior varsity team lost by a score of 25-43.

 

Campbellsville Middle School seventh-grader Bri Gowdy dribbles.

CHS hosts Domino’s Tip Off Classic

 

Campbellsville High School hosted its annual Domino’s Tip Off Classic on Saturday, Dec. 3.

 

The CHS girls’ team took on Bethlehem, and won by a score of 49-25.

 

CHS boys’ squad took on Elizabethtown, and lost by a score of 47-81.

 

CHS senior Micah Corley battles for a rebound.

CHS art students make triptych panels

 

Campbellsville High School art students recently made triptych panels.

 

Triptych art is a set of three panels that are placed side by side to create an image.

 

CHS sophomore Shelby Hunt paints her triptych panels.

Infinite Campus system to be down Dec. 23-30

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools’ students, parents, teachers and administrators will be unable to access the Infinite Campus system from Friday, Dec. 23, through Friday, Dec. 30.

 

Infinite Campus

CHS students host college fair

 

Campbellsville High School students recently hosted a fair to help their classmates learn about colleges and universities they can attend.

 

As part of their senior project, students chose colleges and universities to research and then told their classmates about the schools as if they were admissions counselors.

 

CHS senior Kyron Statham talks to students about Jefferson Community and Technical College.

CHS physics students study momentum

 

Campbellsville High School AP physics students are learning about momentum.

 

Students in Cheryl Dicken’s class recently performed a qualitative lab experiment to balance two cars and make them accelerate at the same rate.

 

From left, CHS seniors Vera Brown, Laura May Gutierrez and Blair Lamb test the momentum required to make their carts travel at the same speed.

CHS students tour Speed Art Museum

 

Campbellsville High School Art Honor Society members recently toured the Speed Art Museum in Louisville.

 

Students saw a variety of art, from paintings to sculptures and more.

 

After touring the museum, students participated in hands-on activities in the museum’s basement, and observed and listened to artist Gaela Erwin as she discussed how she creates her pastel drawings. Erwin’s work was a featured exhibit at the museum.

 

CHS art teacher Jo Ann Harris and senior Tiffany Stagner discuss a pastel drawing.

CHS students make roller coasters

 

Campbellsville High School science students recently made their own roller coasters.

 

In Lauren Bennett’s integrated science class, students have been studying potential and kinetic energy.

 

To illustrate what they have learned, students were asked to build a roller coaster to convert potential energy to kinetic energy.

 

CHS integrated science teacher Lauren Bennett helps freshman Sierra Lynch with her group’s roller coaster.

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 Kirby Smith and Assistant Principal Mark “Shiny” Kearney, along with CMS Principal Elisha Rhodes and Guidance Counselor Beth Wiedewitsch, spoke to students as they began their day.

 

CHS Assistant Principal Mark “Shiny” Kearney talks to CU education students.

CHS students place second and third in state competition

 

Campbellsville High School students recently placed second and third in Kentucky in a Microsoft Office Specialist competition.

 

In the PowerPoint category, CHS sophomore Elizabeth Sullivan placed second overall, and sophomore Jaylah Tucker finished third.

 

Elizabeth Sullivan     Jaylah Tucker

CHS bowling team hosts shirt fundraiser

 

Campbellsville High School bowling team is selling shirts as a fundraiser.

 

The shirts feature an eagle holding a bowling ball, with the words Campbellsville Eagles.

 

CHS bowling team hosts shirt fundraiser

CHS art students draw freedom

 

Campbellsville High School art students recently drew what freedom looks like to them.

 

In Jo Ann Harris’s art classes, students discussed Franklin Roosevelt’s four freedoms mentioned in his State of the Union address in 1941.

 

CHS sophomore Jason Agee draws what freedom looks like to him.

CHS science, art students decorate hallway

 

Campbellsville High School science and art students recently decorated the school hallway to give it some Christmas cheer.

 

CHS National Art Honor Society students, led by CHS art teacher Jo Ann Harris, recently made their own Christmas ornaments.

 

And, students in Lauren Bennett’s biology and integrated science classes made ornaments with science themes.

 

Campbellsville High School science and art students recently decorated the school hallway to give it some Christmas cheer.

CIS named to AP honor roll

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools has been named to an honor roll for improving its academic performance and expanding is AP course offerings.

 

CIS is one of eight Kentucky public school districts recently named to the Advanced Placement Honor Roll.

 

College Board, a nonprofit organization geared toward expanding access to higher education, announced the news on Thursday, Dec. 15.

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools

CHS student completes Microsoft Office certification

 

Campbellsville High School sophomore Hayley Stapleton recently completed a Microsoft Office industry certification.

 

Hayley Stapleton

CIS students, teachers sing Christmas carols

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools’ students and teachers spread some Christmas cheer on Wednesday, Dec. 14.

 

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.

CHS students chosen to participate in WKU honor band

 

Campbellsville High School students were recently chosen to participate in Western Kentucky University’s honor band weekend.

 

Three students – seniors Laura Lamb and Murphy Lamb and junior Austin Fitzgerald – were chosen to participate in the weekend.

 

Campbellsville High School students were recently chosen to participate in Western Kentucky University’s honor band weekend. Three students – seniors Laura Lamb and Murphy Lamb and junior Austin Fitzgerald – were chosen to participate in the weekend. And three additional students – junior Chaz Babbs, sophomore Nick Cowan and freshman Conner Riley – were chosen as first alternates for the program. From left are Riley, Cowan, Laura Lamb, Murphy Lamb and Babbs. Fitzgerald is absent from the photo.

CHS musician makes school history

 

Campbellsville High School senior Murphy Lamb has made school history.

 

Lamb is the first CHS student – and the first student in the region – to be chosen to participate in the Kentucky Music Educator Association’s all-state jazz ensemble.

 

Campbellsville High School senior Murphy Lamb has made school history. Lamb is the first CHS student – and the first student in the region – to be chosen to participate in the Kentucky Music Educator Association’s all-state jazz ensemble.

CHS boys’ basketball team takes on Adair

 

Campbellsville High School boys’ basketball team took on Adair County on Tuesday, Dec. 13.

 

Despite a good effort, the CHS team couldn’t defeat the Indians.

 

CHS freshman Malachi Corley passes the ball.

CHS girls’ basketball team battles Adair County

 

Campbellsville High School girls’ basketball team battled Adair County High School in a tough game on Tuesday, Dec. 13.

 

Despite fighting to the end, the CHS team couldn’t come up with the win.

 

CHS junior Kiyah Barnett passes the ball.

INFAC donates to Campbellsville Independent Schools

 

INFAC North America Inc. recently donated $2,000 to Campbellsville Independent Schools.

 

Superintendent Mike Deaton accepted the donation on behalf of Campbellsville Independent Schools. Brian Bland, INFAC general manager, presented the donation on behalf of his company.

 

INFAC North America recently donated $2,000 to Campbellsville Independent Schools. Brian Bland, general manager, at right, made the presentation. Superintendent Mike Deaton, at left, accepted the donation on behalf of Campbellsville Independent Schools.

CHS names Leaders of the Week

 

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

 

From left are freshman Jewell Cox, sophomore Layton Hord, junior Jasmine Coomer and senior Dalton Ballentine.

CIS to search for new superintendent

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools will soon begin searching for a new leader.

 

Superintendent Mike Deaton announced at the regular Campbellsville Board of Education meeting on Monday, Dec. 12, that he will not renew his contract after the current school year ends.

 

Deaton’s last day as superintendent will be June 30.

 

In a prepared statement, Deaton said he wants to thank Board members for their support and work during his eight-year tenure as superintendent.

 

Mike Deaton

CHS to host Holiday Classic

 

Campbellsville High School boys’ basketball team will host its annual Holiday Classic on Dec. 28-30.

 

Games will begin on Wednesday, Dec. 28, at 4 p.m.

CHS to host Food Pantry Holiday Classic

 

Campbellsville High School girls’ basketball team will host its annual Food Pantry Holiday Classic tournament on Dec. 21-23.

 

Games begin at 3 p.m. on Wednesday, Dec. 21, with a game between CHS and Hart County.

CMS, CHS students to take final exams

 

Campbellsville middle and high school students will take their final semester exams on Dec. 14-16.

CHS boys’ JV basketball team takes on TC

 

Campbellsville High School boys’ junior varsity basketball team took on Taylor County High School on Monday, Dec. 5.

 

Despite battling hard during the close game, the CHS team couldn’t bring home the win.

 

CHS freshman Mikael Vaught drives the ball.

CHS girls’ bowling team picks up first win

 

Campbellsville High School bowling teams took on Russell County on Tuesday, Dec. 6.

 

The girls’ team picked up its first win in school history, by a score of 7-0.

 

CHS boys’ team lost a very close match, by a score of 3-4.

 

CHS senior Logan Brown takes aim.

CHS hosts Eagle Jamboree

 

Campbellsville High School hosted its annual boys’ basketball Eagle Jamboree before this year’s season officially began.

 

Games were Saturday, Nov. 26, in the CHS gym.

 

Among other games, Campbellsville scrimmaged Carroll County and Whitesville Trinity.

 

CHS junior Toyse Cox protects the ball.

CU hosts Christmas party for CHS students

 

Campbellsville University hosted a Christmas party for Campbellsville High School students recently.

 

CU Admissions Counselor Laura Day came to CHS on Wednesday, Dec. 7, to host a party for all the CHS students who have applied and been accepted to attend CU.

 

CHS seniors Caroline McMahan, at left, and Caylie Blair enjoy a pizza lunch.

CHS FCCLA students spread Christmas cheer

 

Campbellsville High School students are spreading Christmas cheer to the youngest Campbellsville Independent Schools’ students.

 

CHS Family, Career and Community Leaders of America students recently helped host a Christmas party for a group of Campbellsville Elementary School students.

 

CHS FCCLA members, from left, sophomore Bethany Harris, junior Makala Antle, sophomore Jaylah Tucker and juniors Shailyn Fields and Lauren Riddle pose for a photo with Santa at a Christmas party for Campbellsville Elementary School students.

CHS students help save lives

 

Campbellsville High School students recently helped save lives by donating blood.

 

On Friday, Dec. 9, Kentucky Blood Center officials came to CHS to help students, teachers, staff members, parents and community members donate.

 

CHS junior Haley Fitch takes a photo of her arm as she donates blood.

CHS names Leaders of the Week

 

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

 

From left are senior Chase Atwood, freshman Katelyn Miller, sophomore Ryan Kearney and junior Kimberly Harden.

CHS students teach computer coding

 

Campbellsville High School students recently taught fourth-graders how to write computer coding.

 

Student Technology Leadership Program and AP computer science students, with teacher Sonya Kessler, taught Campbellsville Middle School fourth-graders about computer coding.

 

CHS seniors Caylie Blair, at left, and Kailey Morris teach CMS fourth-graders about computer coding.

CHS student completes Microsoft Office certification

 

Campbellsville High School freshman Savanna Brockman recently completed a Microsoft Office industry certification.

 

As of Thursday, Dec. 8, Brockman has passed Certiport exams in Microsoft Word, Excel and PowerPoint to obtain Microsoft Office Specialist industry certification.

 

Savanna Brockman

CMS boys’ basketball team defeat Russell County

 

Campbellsville Middle School boys’ basketball team traveled to Russell County on Thursday, Dec. 8, and picked up a win.

 

In the eighth-grade match up, CMS was victorious by a score of 36-28.

 

Eighth-grader John Orberson led his team with 16 points. Kameron Smith, also an eighth-grader, had 10.

CHS bowling team raffling gas cards

 

Campbellsville High School bowling team members are selling chances on two gas cards.

 

Team members are raffling two $50 gas cards.

CHS band members selling doughnuts

 

Campbellsville High School band members are selling doughnuts as a fundraiser.

 

Band members are selling a variety of Krispy Kreme doughnuts in several varieties.

CHS bowling team to host fundraiser

 

Campbellsville High School bowling team will host a fundraiser on Friday, Dec. 9.

 

The team will a portion of proceeds from sales at Chick-fil-A on the Campbellsville University campus from 4:30 to 8:30 p.m.

 

CHS Bowling Team

CHS student completes Microsoft Office certification

 

Campbellsville High School freshman Gracyne Hash recently completed a Microsoft Office industry certification.

 

Gracyne Hash

CHS senior working toward college readiness

 

Campbellsville High School seniors are working hard to become college and career ready.

 

Alexis Underwood

CHS girls’ basketball team defeats TC

 

Campbellsville High School girls’ basketball team defeated Taylor County on Tuesday, Dec. 6.

 

Final score was 50-39.

 

CHS girls’ basketball players cheer as they defeat Taylor County.

CHS boys’ basketball team battles TC

 

Campbellsville High School boys’ basketball team battled Taylor County on Tuesday, Dec. 6.

 

Despite a good effort, the CHS team couldn’t pull out a win.

 

CHS junior Ethan Lay protects the ball.

CHS band plays during Christmas celebration

 

Campbellsville High School Marching Band members played music recently to spread Christmas cheer.

 

The band combined with Taylor County Marching Band members to play Christmas songs at the Taylor County Judicial Center before the community’s annual Christmas parade on Saturday, Dec. 3.

 

Campbellsville Middle School seventh-grader Riley Rainwater, at left, and CHS junior Christian Berry play clarinet.

CHS student completes Microsoft Office certification

 

Campbellsville High School freshman Shelby Smith recently completed Microsoft Office industry certification.

 

Shelby Smith

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.

 

CHS Family, Career and Community Leaders of America students Krysten Hill and Madison Lewis decorated a tree with purple and gold ornaments at The Grandview Nursing and Rehabilitation Facility in Campbellsville.

 

CHS seniors Madison Lewis, at left, and Kyrsten Hill decorated the FCCLA club’s Christmas tree, which is on display at the Grandview.

CHS students learn about nutrition, sample vegetables

 

Campbellsville High School students recently learned about nutrition and sampled some root vegetables.

 

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

 

Angie Freeman, expanded foods and nutrition program assistant at Taylor County Extension Office, teaches CHS freshman Sydney Wilson, center, and Jakyia Mitchell the proper way to cut vegetables.

FRYSC council to meet

 

Campbellsville Family Resource and Youth Services Center Advisory Council will meet on Thursday, Dec. 8, at the Campbellsville High School Site-Based Decision Making meeting room at the high school.

CHS student completes Microsoft Office certification

 

Campbellsville High School freshman Emily Rodgers recently completed a Microsoft Office industry certification.

 

Emily Rodgers

CHS swim team shirt deadline extended

 

Campbellsville High School swim team is selling shirts as a fundraiser, and the deadline to purchase them has been extended.

 

The shirts are charcoal gray and feature an EAGLES soar logo.

 

Eagles Soar

CHS teachers host parent-teacher conferences

 

Campbellsville High School teachers hosted parent-teacher conferences on Monday, Nov. 28.

 

About 50 people attended to discuss grades, behavior and semester progress for their students.

 

CHS Spanish teacher Leticia Lopez-Rioja talks with sophomore Caleigh Bright about her grades.

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 Tuesday, Nov. 29.

 

In the Showcase Project category, for the Minecraft Circuitry competition, the CHS team advanced to compete again. The team includes, from left, sophomore Randy Harris, seniors Ben Rafferty and Shauna Jones and junior Christian Berry.

CHS names Eagle Excellence award winners

 

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

 

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.

 

Awards are given to students in the areas of science, English, vocational studies, art, social studies, math, music and foreign language studies.

CHS to host blood drive

 

Campbellsville High School will host a blood drive on Friday, Dec. 9, from 9 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.

 

Kentucky Blood Center

CIS raises money for Toys for Tots

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools is giving back to the Campbellsville/Taylor County community.

 

The District recently raised about $2,000 for the community’s Toys for Tots fundraiser.

 

From left, CES Principal Ricky Hunt, CMS Principal Elisha Rhodes and CHS Assistant Principal Mark “Shiny” Kearney participated in the annual Toys for Tots radiothon.

CHS students inducted into National Honor Society

 

Campbellsville High School students were recently inducted into the school’s National Honor Society.

 

New members for the 2016-2017 school year include sophomores Jeremiah Jackson, Abbie Dicken, Elizabeth Sullivan, Reagan Knight and Myles Murrell and juniors Ryan Wiedewitsch and Connor Wilson.

 

New members of the CHS National Honor Society are, from left, front, sophomores Elizabeth Sullivan, Abbie Dicken and Reagan Knight. Back, junior Connor Wilson, sophomore Jeremiah Jackson, junior Ryan Wiedewitsch and sophomore Myles Murrell.

CHS names Leaders of the Week

 

Campbellsville High School recently named its Leaders of the Week for the week of Nov. 28.

 

From left are senior Caroline McMahan, freshman Lauryn Agathen and sophomore Jackson Hinton. Not pictured is junior Bryce Richardson.

CMS academic team selling towels

 

Campbellsville Middle School academic team is selling towels as a fundraiser.

 

The towels feature the Eagle logo with the words “Eagle Pride.”

 

Campbellsville Middle School academic team is selling towels as a fundraiser.

CHS freshman featured in ‘A Christmas Carol’

 

Campbellsville High School freshman Gracyne Hash is featured in an upcoming production of the classic play “A Christmas Carol.”

 

Hash portrays Belinda Cratchit.

 

Campbellsville High School freshman Gracyne Hash, at right, will play Belinda Cratchit in an upcoming production of the classic play “A Christmas Carol.”

CHS football coach named Coach of the Year

 

Campbellsville High School head football coach Dale Estes was recently honored for his dedication to the Eagle football program.

 

His fellow coaches recently voted for him to receive the District 2 Coach of the Year award.

 

Campbellsville High School head football coach Dale Estes, back row, third from left, was recently honored with the District 2 Coach of the Year award. CHS players named to this year’s all-district team are, from left, front, freshman Malachi Corley and junior Tyrion Taylor. Back, seniors Arick Groves, Stone Williams and Micah Corley.

CHS football players honored at banquet

 

Campbellsville High School football players were recently honored for their hard work and dedication this season.

 

Coaches hosted a banquet for the players at Campbellsville University’s Winters Dining Hall on Monday, Nov. 28.

 

Campbellsville High School football players were honored at this year’s banquet on Monday, Nov. 28, for their hard work this season. They are, from left, juniors Josh Tamez and Tyrion Taylor, sophomore Charlie Pettigrew, junior Bryce Richardson, sophomore Daesean Vancleave, seniors Logan Brown and Arick Groves, freshman Devon Reardon, sophomore Dakota Reardon, freshman Malachi Corley and seniors Donnie Osinger and Micah Corley. Absent from the photo is sophomore Lane Bottoms.

CHS academic team members win awards

 

Campbellsville High School academic team members recently completed regular season competition, and were honored with awards.

 

In this year’s individual assessments, CHS sophomore Randy Harris tied for second place in arts and humanities.

 

Campbellsville High School academic team members recently completed regular season competition, and were honored with awards. From left, junior Christian Berry tied for fifth place in math, junior Austin Fitzgerald tied for fifth place in science and sophomore Randy Harris tied for second place in arts and humanities.

CMS, CHS to host food drive

 

Campbellsville middle and high schools are hosting a canned food drive to benefit the Taylor County Food Pantry.

 

CHS girls’ basketball team hosts a Food Pantry Holiday Classic tournament each year. This year, the tournament is set for Dec. 21-23.

CHS seniors working to become college ready

 

Campbellsville High School seniors are working hard to become college and career ready.

 

Several students took the Compass exam on Wednesday, Nov. 30, and as a result of their scores, are much closer to being deemed college ready.

 

Brenna Wethington

CIS ‘Christmas Spectacular’ set for Dec. 11

 

The annual Campbellsville Independent Schools “Christmas Spectacular” will be Sunday, Dec. 11, beginning at 3 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 chamber ensemble, the CES third-grade choir and middle school choirs.

CHS students learn to cook Thanksgiving dinner

 

Campbellsville High School students recently learned how to cook a Thanksgiving dinner.

 

In Deanna Campbell’s foods and nutrition class, students have discussed how to cook all the different foods families eat while having Thanksgiving dinner.

 

CHS senior Gabriel Clark cooks a casserole.

CHS girls’, boys’ basketball teams play in jamboree

 

Campbellsville High School girls’ and boys’ basketball seasons are under way.

 

The girls’ 2016-2017 season officially began on Monday, Nov. 28, with games vs. Caverna.

 

And the boys’ season will officially begin on Friday, Dec. 2, with a boys’ and girls’ doubleheader at Cumberland County. Games begin with the girls’ match up at 6:30 p.m.

 

But before the official games began this season, the CHS teams participated in the Campbellsville University Basketball Jamboree on Friday and Saturday, Nov. 18 and 19.

 

CHS junior Vonnea Smith runs down the court as junior Nena Barnett dribbles.     CHS freshman Malachi Corley shoots the ball.

CHS girls’ basketball team begins season

 

Campbellsville High School girls’ basketball season has begun.

 

The 2016-2017 season officially began on Monday, Nov. 28, with games vs. Caverna.

 

But before the official games began, CHS scrimmaged Clinton County.

 

Anthony Epps in his first year as head coach for the CHS girls’ team.

CHS academic team competes

 

Campbellsville High School academic team competed on Monday, Nov. 21.

 

The team took on Adair and Taylor counties in quick recall matches. Despite a good effort, the CHS team didn’t bring home the win.

 

CHS sophomore Elizabeth Sullivan listens to a question before buzzing in to answer.

CHS bill signed into law at KYA

 

Campbellsville High School students were honored with several awards at the Kentucky Youth Assembly session on Nov. 20-22.

 

CHS junior Bryce Richardson won outstanding speaker and outstanding delegate awards.

 

The CHS group’s bill, authored by sophomores Myles Murrell, Jackson Hinton and Glenn Lamer, was signed into law.

 

CHS sophomores, from left, Myles Murrell, Jackson Hinton and Glenn Lamer authored a bill that was signed into law at this year’s KYA session.     CHS junior Bryce Richardson won outstanding speaker and outstanding delegate awards.

CHS seniors are college ready

 

Campbellsville High School seniors are working hard to become college and career ready.

 

Jaleel Cowan     Vivian Caulk     Kyrsten Hill

CHS girls’, boys’ basketball teams to play in Tip-Off Classic

 

Campbellsville High School girls’ and boys’ basketball teams will play in the Domino’s Pizza Tip-Off Classic on Saturday, Dec. 3.

CHS softball team to host parent meeting

 

Campbellsville High School softball team will host a parents’ meeting on Thursday, Dec. 1.

 

The meeting will begin at 6 p.m. in the school’s cafeteria.

CHS bowling teams take on Green, Taylor counties

 

Campbellsville High School bowling teams have begun this year’s season.

 

On Thursday, Nov. 10, the teams battled Green County in the first match of the season. CHS boys’ team picked up a win. Despite a good game, the girls’ team was defeated.

 

CHS took on Taylor County on Thursday, Nov. 17. Despite both teams battling hard, the boys’ and girls’ teams were defeated.

 

CHS sophomore Brandon Greer gets ready to bowl.

CHS cross country team ends season

 

Campbellsville High School cross country team finished its season last month, with two runners nearly qualifying for the state meet.

 

On Tuesday, Oct.18, the team competed at Miller Park in a last chance meet.

 

CHS sophomore Evan McAninch finishes the race.

CHS students study water properties

 

Campbellsville High School students are studying the properties of water.

 

In Lauren Bennett’s AP biology class, students recently learned all about water by performing several experiments.

 

CHS sophomore Evan McAninch sees how vegetable oil changes the properties of water.

CHS students teach elementary students

 

Campbellsville High School students recently taught elementary students about government.

 

Students in Susan Dabney’s AP U.S. government class at CHS recently took a trip to Campbellsville Elementary School to talk to second- and third-grade students.

 

Students in Susan Dabney’s AP U.S. government class at CHS recently took a trip to Campbellsville Elementary School to talk to second- and third-grade students about local, federal and state government.

CHS track team selling fruit

 

Campbellsville High School track team members are selling fruit to raise money for the upcoming season.

 

Brochures for the items being sold are available at Campbellsville elementary, middle and high school main offices.

CHS students pass Compass exams

 

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

 

Tristan Harvey     Nick Smothers

CHS names Leaders of the Week

 

Campbellsville High School recently named its Leaders of the Week for the week of Nov. 21.

 

From left are junior Cody Davis, senior Madison Lewis and sophomore Jessie Bennett. Absent from the photo is freshman Grant Rinehart.

CES construction project nearly complete

 

Construction at Campbellsville Elementary Schools will soon come to an end.

 

During the Campbellsville Board of Education’s regular meeting on Monday, Nov. 14, Board members heard about the progress on the project.

 

Mitchell Roe, a construction manager at Codell Construction Co., said the CES renovation project is nearly complete.

 

Progress is still being made on the new cafeteria and front office suite, he said.

CHS seniors order cap and gowns

 

Campbellsville High School students are taking another step toward graduation.

 

Students recently ordered caps and gowns, along with invitations and class rings.

 

CHS senior Sidney Grady pays for her cap and gown as Phoenix Burchett tries on a class ring.

CIS honored at health conference

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools was honored at a state health conference recently.

 

On Sunday, Nov. 13, CIS was one of several school districts honored at the Kentucky Association for Health, Physical Education, Recreation and Dance conference.

 

CIS and the other schools were recognized for adopting a tobacco-free policy for school grounds, and becoming tobacco-free school districts.

 

Calen McKinney, CIS public information officer, second from right, accepts the award on the District’s behalf. At right is Elizabeth Anderson-Hoagland, youth tobacco prevention coordinator for the Kentucky Tobacco Prevention and Cessation Program, who honored the Kentucky public school districts that adopted a tobacco-free policy in 2016.

CHS students are college ready

 

Campbellsville High School students are working toward becoming college and career ready, and several have recently made great progress.

 

Jasmine Cox     Cody Davis     Haley Fitch

Aidan McMahan     Adrian Richardson     

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 athletic programs.

 

This year, the prizes are all cash awards.

CHS students draw artwork for ‘Day of the Dead’

 

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.

 

CHS freshman Shelby Hunt colors her Day of the Dead skull.

CHS student completes Microsoft Office certification

 

Campbellsville High School junior Cody Davis recently completed a Microsoft Office industry certification.

 

Cody Davis

CHS basketball teams to participate in ‘Thrill in the Ville’

 

Campbellsville High School Pep Club will host a “Thrill in the Ville” basketball preview night on Monday, Nov. 21, in the CHS gym.

 

CHS girls’ and boys’ basketball teams will participate in the event, which begins at 6 p.m.

CHS boys’, girls’ basketball teams to play in basketball jamboree

 

Campbellsville High School boys’ and girls’ basketball teams will play in the Campbellsville University Basketball Jamboree on Friday and Saturday, Nov. 18 and 19.

CHS band selling poinsettias

 

Campbellsville High School band is once again selling poinsettias as a fundraiser.

 

The poinsettias come in several colors, including pink, white, red and a mix of pink and white.

 

Cost is $10 each.

CHS students draw poster to inspire classmates

 

Campbellsville High School art students Kyrsten Hill and Tiffany Stagner recently created a poster to inspire their classmates.

 

Hill and Stagner, seniors, are two of art teacher Jo Ann Harris’s specialized art students.

 

CHS seniors Kyrsten Hill, at left, and Tiffany Stagner hang the inspirational poster they made for their classmates.

CHS students pass out Halloween candy

 

Campbellsville High School students recently passed out Halloween candy to children.

 

On Halloween night, Kentucky Youth Association members participated in Campbellsville’s annual trick or treat activities on Lebanon Avenue.

 

CHS KYA members pass out candy to trick or treaters.

CHS honors academic achievers

 

Campbellsville High School recently announced its academic achievers for November.

 

A boy and a girl from each grade are named, and were honored at Campbellsville Board of Education’s regular meeting on Monday, Nov. 14.

 

CHS students named Academic Achievers for November are, from left, front, freshman Katelyn Miller, sophomore Mariah Lowery, junior Missy Vanorder and senior Blair Lamb. Back, sophomore Jorden Perkins, freshman Malachi Corley, junior Alex Doss and senior Murphy Lamb.

CHS students achieve college ready status

 

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

 

On Wednesday, Nov. 16, several students passed the COMPASS exam and, as such, have now achieved college ready status. They include seniors Stone Williams, Laura Gutierrez, Madison Lewis and Donnie Osinger.

 

Stone Williams     Laura Gutierrez     Madison Lewis     Donnie Osinger

 

FRYSC to host volunteer training

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools’ Family Resource and Youth Services Center will host volunteer training on Tuesday, Dec. 6.

 

The training will be at the FRYSC Center, which is located at Campbellsville High School, at 9:30 a.m.

CHS to host parent-teacher conferences

 

Campbellsville High School will host parent-teacher conferences on Monday, Nov. 28.

 

Conferences will be from 5 to 6:30 p.m., and teachers will be available to meet with students and their parents to discuss grades from the second nine-week grading period.

CHS names Leaders of the Week

 

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

 

From left are junior Haley Fitch, sophomore Lauren Williams, freshman Brennon Wheeler and senior Micah Corley.

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 athletic programs.

 

This year, the prizes are all cash awards.

CHS senior class raffling UK basketball tickets

 

Campbellsville High School senior class is selling chances to win two University of Kentucky men’s basketball tickets.

 

The tickets are lower arena seats for the game on Wednesday, Dec. 7, at 8 p.m. vs. Valparaiso at Rupp Arena in Lexington.

CMS students collecting supplies for Hurricane Matthew victims

 

Campbellsville Middle School students are collecting supplies for those who lost their belongings as a result of Hurricane Matthew.

 

Damage was reported in South Carolina, North Carolina and Georgia to Florida, and internationally.

CHS junior class to host fundraiser

 

Campbellsville High School junior class will host a fundraiser on Tuesday, Nov. 15.

 

Juniors will receive 15 percent of dine-in, pick-up and delivery sales at Gatti’s Pizza from 11 a.m. to closing.

 

When ordering, tell the cashier you want to support the CHS junior class.

CHS swim team selling shirts

 

Campbellsville High School swim team is selling shirts as a fundraiser.

 

The shirts are charcoal gray and feature an EAGLES soar logo.

 

CHS Swim Team Shirts

CHS swim team to participate in preview meet

 

Campbellsville High School swim team will participate in a fall preview meet this weekend to officially begin its season.

 

CHS swim team features 16 members. Steve Doss is coach.

 

This year’s CHS swim team includes, from left, front, freshman Alli Wilson, fifth-grader Caleb Holt, seventh-grader Seth Hash and freshman Gracyne Hash and Aleah Knifley. Second row, freshmen Isabella Osborne, Gavin Johnson and Emily Rodgers and junior Alex Doss. Back, seniors Mallory Haley, Daniel Silva and Jon Tanner Coppage and coach Steve Doss. Absent from the photo are sophomore Brandon Greer, junior Bryce Richardson, freshman Bailey Smith and fifth-grader Dalton Morris.

CIS hosts Veterans Day program

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools hosted a Veterans Day program last week to honor local veterans.

 

The ceremony was Thursday, Nov. 10, in the Campbellsville High School gym.

 

Campbellsville elementary, middle and high school students presented the program.

 

Veterans salute as the award-winning CHS Marching Band plays the National Anthem.     CES third-grader De’Asia fisher waves the American flag.

CHS students learn about graffiti art

 

Campbellsville High School are students are learning how to draw graffiti-style art to raise social consciousness.

 

 In Jo Ann Harris’s art classes, students are studying controversial art subjects such as whether copying a person’s artwork is ethical and if they believe graffiti is art.

 

CHS senior Tiffany Stagner puts finishing touches on her graffiti-style art.

CHS administrators to form alumni association

 

Campbellsville High School administrators are discussing forming an alumni association, and seeking public input.

 

At the recent Eagle Family Night, high school students asked former CHS students and graduates to complete a survey asking about their interest in joining an alumni association.

 

CHS leadership students learn about agriculture

 

Campbellsville High School leadership students recently spent a day learning about agriculture.

 

Students participating in the school’s leadership program for the 2016-2017 school year recently took tours of several farms in the community.

 

CHS juniors attending Agriculture Day are, from left, front, Wyatt Houk, Ryan Wiedewitsch, Jackson Hunt, Sara Farmer, Missy Vanorder and Madison Dial. Back, Cass Kidwell, Alex Doss, Chanson Atkinson, Caitlin Bright, Connor Wilson, Kim Harden and Kayla Young.

CHS student is college ready

 

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

 

Jackson Hunt

CHS students chosen for all-state choir

 

Campbellsville High School senior Blair Lamb and sophomore Jeremiah Jackson have been chosen to participate in all-state choir.

 

Lamb and Jackson were part of 1,400 students in their sophomore, junior and senior years of high school who auditioned to be a part of the Kentucky Music Educators Association choirs.

 

Campbellsville High School senior Blair Lamb and sophomore Jeremiah Jackson have been chosen to participate in all-state choir.

CHS names Leaders of the Week

 

Campbellsville High School recently named its Leaders of the Week.

 

CHS names Leaders of the Week

CHS students are college ready

 

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

 

    

CHS to host basketball jamboree

 

Campbellsville High School Boys’ Basketball Booster Club will host a sixth-grade basketball jamboree on Saturday, Nov. 12.

 

Games will be in the CHS gym, and will start at 1:30 p.m.

CHS student is college ready

 

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

 

Chanson Atkinson

CMS music teacher still seeking donations

 

Campbellsville Middle School music teacher Jessica Floyd is still seeking donations to help purchase some instruments for her classroom.

 

Jessica Floyd created a Donors Choose campaign in July to receive donations to buy ukuleles for CMS students.

CIS leases billboard space

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools has leased billboard space to tell the public about its outstanding state test scores.

 

The billboard is located across from McDonald’s restaurant, and above the Home Town Wireless building.

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools has leased billboard space to tell the public about its outstanding state test scores. The billboard is located across from McDonald’s restaurant, and above the Home Town Wireless building.

CHS football team to take on Russellville in state playoffs

 

Campbellsville High School football team has advanced to the second round of state playoffs.

 

Campbellsville High School football team has advanced to the second round of state playoffs.

CHS students working to become college ready

 

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

 

Based on scores from the ACT exam taken in October, CHS juniors Missy Vanorder, Ryan Jeffries and Tyrion Taylor are now college ready.

 

Missy Vanorder     Ryan Jeffries     Tyrion Taylor

CHS Marching Band finishes fifth at Mid-States competition

 

Campbellsville High School Marching Band finished its season on Saturday, Nov. 5, with a fifth-place finish at the Mid-States Band Association championship.

 

A flag sways in the wind against a CHS Marching Band prop.

CIS hosts Eagle Family Night

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools hosted its annual Eagle Family Night on Friday, Oct. 21, for students and parents to have fun together.

 

About 1,000 people attended.

 

CES third-grader Malikiah Spurling battles in the joust.

CHS students have fun during Sharpen the Saw Day

 

Campbellsville High School students were recently treated to a day of fun during a Sharpen the Saw Day.

 

After an awards ceremony to recognize students who performed well on last year’s K-PREP and other tests, students could play board and card games, play video games, hang out with their friends, read, study, watch a movie, play ping pong or volleyball and play music.

 

CHS students play Apples to Apples.

CHS student completes Microsoft Office certification

 

Campbellsville High School sophomore Jaylah Tucker recently completed a Microsoft Office industry certification.

 

CHS student completes Microsoft Office certification

CIS choirs perform

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools hosted a fall choir concert on Sunday, Oct. 23.

 

For the first time, Campbellsville elementary, middle and high school choirs came together to perform.

 

CHS junior Austin Fitzgerald, at left, and sophomore Jeremiah Jackson sing.     CMS fourth-graders Darrion Mills and Mellany Parker dance to “The Fox.”     CES third-graders, from left, Nora Harris, Tiffani Gaddie and Madie Gebler sing with the third-grade choir.

CHS FCCLA students attend leadership training

 

Campbellsville High School students participating in the school’s Family, Career and Community Leaders of America group recently attend the Region 14 fall leadership training in Somerset.

 

The theme was “Finding Leadership” and those attending learned life lessons about developing their leadership skills.

 

CHS FCCLA students who recently attended the Region 14 fall leadership training in Somerset are, from left, juniors Shailyn Fields, Lauren Riddle and Makala Antle and sophomores Jay Tucker, Caleigh Bright and Bethany Harris.

CMS, CHS students vote choose Trump for president

 

Campbellsville middle and high school students recently voted in a mock election for the next president of the United States.

 

CHS juniors Jasmine Cox, at left, and Vivian Brown cast their votes for president.

CHS to host Eagle Jamboree

 

Campbellsville High School will host the boys’ basketball Eagle Jamboree on Saturday, Nov. 26, in the CHS gym.

CHS football team moves to second round of playoffs

 

Campbellsville High School football team defeated Fulton City on Friday night to advance to the second round of playoffs.

 

Final score was 49-14.

 

CHS senior Arick Groves runs the ball as he blocks a Fulton City defender.

CHS seniors prepare for graduation

 

Campbellsville High School seniors are preparing for graduation in May.

 

Representatives from Herff Jones recently came to CHS to talk to seniors about ordering graduation invitations, caps and gowns, apparel and much more.

 

Representatives from Herff Jones recently came to CHS to talk to seniors about ordering graduation invitations, caps and gowns, apparel and much more.

CU artist speaks to CHS students

 

Campbellsville High School art students recently learned some techniques from a graffiti artist.

 

Campbellsville University student and artist Diego Cardenas came to speak to Jo Ann Harris’s classes about his style of graffiti and mural art.

 

Campbellsville University student and artist Diego Cardenas recently spoke to CHS art students about his graffiti and mural style of art.

CHS names Leaders of the Week

 

Campbellsville High School recently named its Leaders of the Week for the week of Oct. 31.

 

From left are freshman Blake Allen, junior Christian Berry, sophomore Salena Ritchie and senior Kayla Atkinson.

CES students begin toy drive challenge

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students are participating in a toy drive challenge to benefit hospitalized children.

 

CES students have been challenged to bring as many new and unopened toys and games as possible to school. The items will be donated to Operation Christmas Smiles.

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students are participating in a toy drive challenge to benefit hospitalized children.  CES students have been challenged to bring as many new and unopened toys and games as possible to school. The items will be donated to Operation Christmas Smiles.

CMS students collecting Christmas decorations for community service project

 

Campbellsville Middle School fifth-grade students are collecting Christmas decorations for a community service project.

 

Students in Jessica Lile’s class are working on a project for Grandview Nursing & Rehabilitation Center.

 

The students will decorate a Christmas tree and give gifts to the residents. They will also be caroling and making Christmas cards.

CHS students learn to make biscuits

 

Campbellsville High School students are learning to cook, and recently made homemade biscuits.

 

In Deanna Campbell’s foods and nutrition class, students are learning how to follow recipes, measure ingredients and some basic cooking techniques.

 

CHS teacher Deanna Campbell helps freshman Hannah Hall measure her flour.

CHS student completes Microsoft Office certification

 

Campbellsville High School sophomore Elizabeth Sullivan recently completed a Microsoft Office industry certification.

 

Elizabeth Sullivan

CHS student completes Microsoft Office certification

 

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

 

Tristin Lopez

CHS boys’ basketball Booster Club to host jamboree

 

Campbellsville High School boys’ basketball Booster Club will host a jamboree for middle school teams on Friday and Saturday, Nov. 4 and 5.

 

The tournament is a fundraiser for CHS boys’ basketball.

 

Admission is $5 per day, and no passes will be accepted. Children younger than 6 will be admitted free.

CHS Marching Band competes in semifinals competition

 

Campbellsville High School Marching Band competed in Kentucky Music Educators Association semifinals competition on Saturday, Oct. 29.

 

The band finished regional competition on Saturday, Oct. 22, in third place and with a Distinguished rating.

 

In semifinals competition, the band finished in 13th place.

 

CHS Band Director Zach Shelton leads his band members in a breathing exercise.

CHS students honored for state test scores

 

Campbellsville High School students were recently honored for their high state test scores from the 2015-2016 school year. Based on the scores, CHS is a School of Distinction, and is ranked 19th out of 228 high schools in Kentucky.

 

CHS freshmen – who were eighth-graders at Campbellsville Middle School last year and were tested there – are honored for scoring proficient and/or distinguished in all areas on the K-PREP exam. They include Blake Allen, Abie Angel, Ben Arachi, Savannah Brockman, Tahler Franklin, Tyler Gribbins, Michael Gutierrez, Gracyne Hash, Taliyah Hazelwood, Gavin Johnson, Cole Kidwell, Samantha Johnson, Aleah Knifley, Tristin Lopez, Zoe McAninch, Brandy Miller, Katelyn Miller, Haley Morris, Haleigh Murphy, Trenton Popplewell, Mark Rigsby, Conner Riley, Grant Rinehart, Emily Rodgers, Shelby Smith and Ketayah Taylor.

CHS names Leaders of the Week

 

Campbellsville High School recently named its Leaders of the Week for the week of Oct. 24.

 

From left are senior Tiffany Stagner, freshman Taylor Brewer and sophomore John Netherland. Absent from the photo is junior Chanson Atkinson.

CHS seniors win Powder Puff championship

 

Campbellsville High School senior class won this year’s powder puff football championship on Monday, Oct. 24.

 

The senior class took on the freshmen team in the first round, winning by a score of 19-8. In the second round, the sophomores took on the junior class. The juniors won the match up, by a score of 36-0.

 

And, in the championship game, the senior class won in overtime by a score of 13-12.

 

CHS senior Mallory Haley cheers when her team wins the powder puff championship.

CHS soccer team selling shirts, car decals

 

Campbellsville High School soccer team is selling car decals as a fundraiser.

 

The team is also once again selling its T-shirts, long sleeve T-shirts, sweatshirts and hooded sweatshirts.

 

CHS Soccer Crest

CHS football team battles Kentucky Country Day

 

Campbellsville High School football team battled Kentucky Country Day on Friday, Oct. 28.

 

Despite fighting hard, the CHS team was defeated by a score of 23-44.

 

CHS seniors Daniel Silva, at left, and Jared Brewster walk with head coach Dale Estes for the coin toss.

CHS football, marching band seniors honored

 

Campbellsville High School football and marching band seniors were honored in special ceremonies on Friday, Oct. 28.

 

This year’s football seniors are manager Vera Brown and players Daniel Silva, Arick Groves, Stone Williams, Logan Brown, Micah Corley, Donnie Osinger and Jared Brewster.

 

This year’s marching band seniors are Murphy Lamb, Laura Lamb, Shauna Jones and Jaleel Cowan.

 

This year’s CHS football seniors are, from left, manager Vera Brown, Daniel Silva, Donnie Osinger, Stone Williams, head coach Dale Estes, Logan Brown, Jared Brewster, Arick Groves and Micah Corley.     This year’s CHS marching band seniors are, from left, Shauna Jones, band director Zach Shelton, Murphy Lamb and Laura Lamb. Absent from the photo is Jaleel Cowan.

CHS hosts Lindsey Wilson College Day

 

Campbellsville High School recently hosted a Lindsey Wilson College Day to help students learn about what the college has to offer.

 

Charity Ferguson, director of admissions at LWC, came to CHS to talk to juniors and seniors about the application process and the programs offered at the college.

 

Charity Ferguson, director of admissions at Lindsey Wilson College, helps seniors Logan Brown, center, and Caroline McMahan with their FAFSAs.

CHS students honored for state test scores

 

Campbellsville High School students were recently honored for their high state test scores from the 2015-2016 school year. Based on the scores, CHS is a School of Distinction, and is ranked 19th out of 228 high schools in Kentucky.

 

CHS seniors receive certificates for their high scores in biology, U.S. history, algebra 2, English, on demand and Advanced Placement tests, along with meeting benchmark in English, math, reading and science, being college and/or career ready and passing several other exams and receiving a variety of certifications.     CHS juniors receive certificates for their high scores in biology, U.S. history, algebra 2, English, on demand and Advanced Placement tests, along with meeting benchmark in English, math, reading and science, being college and/or career ready and passing several other exams and receiving a variety of certifications.     CHS sophomores receive certificates for their high scores in biology, U.S. history, algebra 2, English, on demand and Advanced Placement tests, along with meeting benchmark in English, math, reading and science, being college and/or career ready and passing several other exams and receiving a variety of certifications.

Campbellsville Independent Schools to host basketball league

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools will host a developmental basketball league for boys and girls in kindergarten through fifth-grade, starting in November.

 

Those eligible to attend are students attending Campbellsville Independent Schools or Kentucky Christian Academy.

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools will host a developmental basketball league for boys and girls in kindergarten through fifth-grade, starting in November.

CHS Marching Band advances to semifinals competition

 

Campbellsville High School Marching Band has advanced to the Kentucky Music Educators Association semifinals competition.

 

The band competed in Class A east regional competition on Saturday, Oct. 22, at Madison Southern High School in Berea.

 

CHS finished in third place, with a score of 82.55.

 

Campbellsville Middle School eighth-grader Mystique Jones performs with the color guard.

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 2016-2017 school year.

CIS to host Veterans Day program

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools will host a Veterans Day program for local veterans and community members.

 

The ceremony will be on Thursday, Nov. 10, from 9 to 9:30 a.m. in the Campbellsville High School gym.

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools will host a Veterans Day program for local veterans and community members.  The ceremony will be on Thursday, Nov. 10, from 9 to 9:30 a.m. in the Campbellsville High School gym.

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 were given cardboard, glue and tape to make their letters. They could choose the first letter of their first or last name, or a letter that has special significance to them.

 

CHS art teacher Jo Ann Harris helps CHS sophomore Daesean Vancleave, at left, and junior Jenny Lantz design their 3D letters.

CHS Show Choir hosts fundraiser

 

Campbellsville High School Show Choir is selling boxed lunches as a fundraiser.

 

Lunches will be delivered on Monday, Oct. 31, for $10 each.

CHS Marching Band to host fundraiser

 

Campbellsville High School Marching Band will host a fundraiser on Saturday, Oct. 29.

 

Ten percent of all sales at Venture City Comics on Main Street will go toward the band.

Board members refinance loans to save $200,000

 

After the refinancing of some outstanding loans, Campbellsville Independent Schools now has nearly $3.6 million in bonding capacity for future construction.

 

At the regular Campbellsville Board of Education meeting on Monday, Oct. 17, Board members discussed refinancing some current loans to receive a lower interest rate.

 

Bob Tarvin of Ross, Sinclaire & Associates LLC spoke to Board members – who also serve on the District’s Finance Corp. – about the possibility of refinancing.

CHS teacher honored in Frankfort with Teacher Achievement Award

 

Campbellsville High School teacher Cheryl Dicken was honored recently in Frankfort with an award recognizing her contributions in the classroom.

 

Kentucky Department of Education and Valvoline recently honored 24 teachers with 2017 Valvoline Teacher Achievement Awards.

 

Campbellsville High School teacher Cheryl Dicken was honored recently in Frankfort with an award recognizing her contributions in the classroom. Kentucky Department of Education and Valvoline honored Dicken and 23 other teachers with 2017 Valvoline Teacher Achievement Awards. As such, Dicken was recognized as one of the Top 8 high school teachers in the state. She is pictured with Campbellsville Independent Schools Superintendent Mike Deaton, at left, and CHS Principal Kirby Smith.

CHS freshman cast in ‘A Christmas Carol’

 

Campbellsville High School freshman Gracyne Hash has been cast in an upcoming production of the classic play “A Christmas Carol.”

 

Campbellsville High School freshman Gracyne Hash has been cast in an upcoming production of the classic play “A Christmas Carol.” Here, she is pictured in a performance of “My Fair Lady.”

CHS students celebrate football homecoming

 

Campbellsville High School students celebrated football homecoming this week, with dress up days, spirit games, the crowning of a king and queen, a parade and Eagle Family Night.

 

CHS freshmen dress up with their teacher, Lauren Bennett, as the 101 Dalmatians. From left, front, are Zaria Cowan, Zoe McAninch, Sydney Wilson and Gracyne Hash. Back, Shelby Smith, Gavin Johnson, Katelyn Miller, teacher Lauren Bennett dressed as Cruella de Vil, Isabella Osborne, Lauryn Agathen, Haley Morris and Bailey Thompson.     CHS seniors dress for High School Stereotype Day. From left, front, are Brenna Wethington, Mallory Haley and Caylie Blair. Back, Kailey Morris, Zack Bottoms, Austin Fitzgerald, Ben Rafferty, Logan Brown and Jared Brewster.

CHS football team beats Caverna

 

Campbellsville High School football team defeated Caverna High School on Friday, Oct. 21.

 

The final score of the homecoming victory was 41-22.

 

CHS football players take the field in a cloud of purple smoke.

CHS football homecoming king and queen crowned

 

Campbellsville High School students are celebrating football homecoming this week, with dress up days, spirit games, the crowning of a king and queen, a parade and Eagle Family Night.

 

This year’s homecoming king and queen were crowned just before the CHS football game vs. Caverna.

 

Brenna Wethington, a senior, was named queen and Daniel Silva, also a senior, is this year’s king.

 

CHS seniors Brenna Wethington and Daniel Silva are this year’s football homecoming king and queen.     This year’s CHS football homecoming court is, front, Campbellsville Elementary School kindergarteners Braxton Rhodes and Aubreigh Knifley, who served as crown bearers. Back, prince and princess Lane Bottoms and Tatem Wiseman, representing the sophomore class, at left, and king and queen Daniel Silva and Brenna Wethington from the senior class.

CHS students celebrate football homecoming

 

Campbellsville High School students are celebrating football homecoming this week, with dress up days, spirit games, the crowning of a king and queen, a parade and Eagle Family Night.

 

CHS teachers Dee Doss, at left, and Steve Doss drive the senior golf cart in the homecoming parade.     CHS head football coach Dale Estes rides in the homecoming parade with his players.

CHS students celebrate football homecoming

 

Campbellsville High School students are celebrating football homecoming this week, with dress up days, spirit games, the crowning of a king and queen, a parade and Eagle Family Night.

 

CHS students and faculty members dress for Purple and Gold Day.

CHS students celebrate football homecoming

 

Campbellsville High School students are celebrating 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 High School Stereotype Day.

CHS KYA members selling gummy bears

 

Campbellsville High School KYA members are selling gummy bears as a fundraiser.

 

All proceeds from the sale will go toward paying for students to attend the KYA convention this year.

CHS students learn about Transylvania University

 

Campbellsville High School students recently learned all about what Transylvania University has to offer.

 

On Thursday, Oct. 20, admissions counselor Bretlyn Reese came to CHS to talk to students about attending Transylvania University.

 

Admissions counselor Bretlyn Reese talks to CHS students about attending Transylvania University.

CHS students named Leaders of the Week

 

Campbellsville High School recently named its Leaders of the Week for the week of Oct. 17.

 

They are freshman Patrick Walker, sophomore Ruby Hatfield, junior Malea Lobb and senior Mallory Haley.

 

From left are freshman Patrick Walker, sophomore Ruby Hatfield, junior Malea Lobb and senior Mallory Haley.

CHS Beta members win awards

 

Campbellsville High School Beta Club members brought home several awards on Thursday, Oct. 20, at the annual Central Kentucky Beta Invitational.

 

Campbellsville University hosted the invitational, which features competitions in talent, service, math, English, social studies, science and agriculture, speech, poetry and Spanish and advertising design.

 

CHS Beta Club members brought home several awards on Thursday, Oct. 20, at the annual Central Kentucky Beta Invitational. This year’s winners are, from left, front, junior Sara Farmer, second place in advertising design; sophomore Jackson Hinton, second in agriculture; and senior Laura Lamb, first place in photography and third place in talent. Second row, juniors Missy Vanorder, Madison Dial and Alex Doss, second place in advertising design; and junior Bryce Richardson, second place in poetry. Back, junior Connor Wilson, third place in agriculture; senior Murphy Lamb, first place in science and third place in talent; and senior Zack Settle, third place in social studies.

CHS powderpuff game rescheduled

 

Because of rain and potential thunderstorms, tonight's CHS homecoming powderpuff football game has been postponed until Monday, Oct. 24, at 6 p.m. at the CHS football field.

CHS students celebrate football homecoming

 

Campbellsville High School students are celebrating 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.

 

CHS students and staff members dress for Pop Some Tags Day.

CHS junior wins at junior PGA event

 

Campbellsville High School junior Alex Doss recently brought home two trophies from the Kentucky PGA Junior Tour Fall Classic.

 

CHS junior Alex Doss, center, receives his Kentucky PGA Junior Tour Fall Classic trophies for winning the classic in the boys’ ages 15 to 16 category and being the low overall scorer for the Junior Golf Scoreboard.

CHS volleyball players receive honors

 

Campbellsville High School volleyball players recently received honors for their performance this season.

 

CHS seniors, from left, Caroline McMahan, Deovion Owens, Caylie Blair and Breanna Spaulding receive their District honors from Godfrey Jackson, assistant athletic director at Adair County middle and high schools. McMahan received an All-Academic award. Owens received an All-Season award. And Blair and Spaulding were named to the 20th District All-Tournament team.

CIS choirs to perform

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools will host a fall choir concert on Sunday, Oct. 23.

 

For the first time, Campbellsville elementary, middle and high school choirs will come together for a fall concert.

CMS Beta Club members selling cookie dough

 

Campbellsville Middle School Beta Club members are selling cookie dough.

 

And, as an incentive for selling, students can earn scholarship money for college.

CHS students celebrate football homecoming

 

Campbellsville High School students are celebrating 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.

 

CHS students and staff members dress for Straight Outta The Screen Day.

Georgia educators visit CES, CMS and CHS

 

Two groups of educators from Georgia visited Campbellsville elementary, middle and high schools on Monday, Oct. 17, to learn all about what the schools have to offer.

 

CMS Lighthouse Team members pose for a photo with their guests from Eagle’s Landing Middle School.

CHS Marching Band sweeps class

 

Campbellsville High School Marching Band won its class on Saturday, Oct. 15.

 

CHS traveled to Barren County to compete against Metcalfe County High School. The CHS band received first place, best percussion and best color guard trophies in Class A.

 

CHS senior Murphy Lamb and his bandmates walk to the field to perform.

CHS student completes certification

 

Campbellsville High School freshman Conner Riley recently completed a Microsoft Office industry certification.

 

Conner Riley

CHS Class of 1971 has reunion

 

Campbellsville High School Class of 1971 recently met for a reunion.

 

CHS Class of 1971 recently met for a reunion. Those attending are, from left, front, Pat Rafferty, Jamie Shaw, Denise Squires, Robbie Owen, Mitzi McGlocklin and David Sparks. Middle, Donna Cooper, Steve Buckner, Donna Bayers, Janet Morris, Shirley McGlocklin and Tibby Miller. Back, Freddie Cornett, Roger Cook, Dwayne Squires and Mike McKinley.

CHS students celebrate football homecoming

 

Campbellsville High School students are celebrating 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.

 

CHS students dress in their sports gear for Bandwagon Day.

CHS students take new school photos

 

Campbellsville High School students smiled for the camera recently.

 

CHS senior Arick Groves smiles for his formal portrait.

CHS students donate blood

 

Campbellsville High School students recently helped save lives.

 

CHS junior Alyssa Thomas donates blood.

FRYSC to host volunteer training

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools’ Family Resource and Youth Services Center will host volunteer training on Wednesday, Nov. 9.

CHS senior cross country runner makes all conference team

 

Campbellsville High School cross country team competed on Thursday, Oct. 13, in the Heartland Athletic Conference meet at Miller Park in Campbellsville.

 

Kyrsten Hill, a senior, was the top finisher for the CHS team and was named to the Heartland Conference All-Runner team.

 

CHS senior Kyrsten Hill was the top finisher for her team at the Heartland Athletic Conference meet on Thursday, Oct. 13. She was named to the conference all-runner team.

CHS homecoming events to culminate with Eagle Family Night, football game

 

Campbellsville High School will celebrate football homecoming next week, with dress up days, games, the crowning of a king and queen, a powderpuff football game, parade and Eagle Family Night.

 

This year’s CHS football homecoming candidates are, from left, front, freshmen Gavin Johnson, Isabella Osborne, Matthew Oliver and Taylor Brewer. Second row, sophomores Mariah Lowery, Tatem Wiseman, Lane Bottoms and Charlie Pettigrew. Third row, juniors Josh Tamez, Etiyah Thompson, Adrian Richardson and Missy Vanorder. Back, seniors Daniel Silva, Caylie Blair, Kailey Morris, Brenna Wethington, Caroline McMahan and Stone Williams. Absent from the photo are seniors Logan Brown and Murphy Lamb.     Eagle Family Night will get underway at 5 p.m. on Friday, Oct. 21. The annual event will be from 5 to 7 p.m. for all Campbellsville Independent Schools’ students and parents.

CHS cross country team brings home awards

 

Campbellsville High School cross country team brought home several awards from recent meets.

 

CHS senior Kyrsten Hill runs.

CHS names Leaders of the Week

 

Campbellsville High School recently named its Leaders of the Week for the week of Oct. 10.

 

CHS names Leaders of the Week

CHS band to host mattress fundraiser

 

Campbellsville High School band will host a mattress fundraiser on Sunday, Oct. 23.

 

The sale will be in the CHS gym from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.

 

CHS FCA group selling shirts

 

Campbellsville High School’s Fellowship of Christian Athletes group is selling shirts.

 

CHS FCA group selling shirts

CHS soccer team defeats Barren, Hart counties

 

Campbellsville High School soccer team recently picked up two wins.

 

CHS freshman Noah Hughes watches the ball.

CHS junior varsity football team defeats Taylor County to advance to playoffs championship

 

Campbellsville High School junior varsity football team defeated Taylor County in the season playoffs, and will advance to the championship game next week.

 

CHS freshman Malachi Corley runs the ball.

CHS golf player places 22nd at region competition

 

Campbellsville High School girls’ golf player Abbie Dicken, a sophomore, recently competed at this year’s region golf tournament.

 

Campbellsville High School girls’ golf player Abbie Dicken, a sophomore, recently competed at this year’s region golf tournament and finished in 22nd place out of 64 competitors.

CHS boys’ golf team finishes 14th at state tournament

 

Campbellsville High School boys’ golf team participated in the KHSAA state tournament for the first time since 1977, and finished in 14th place.

 

CHS boys’ golf team competed in the KHSAA state tournament on Friday, Oct. 7, for its first appearance since 1977. From left are senior Noah Wagers, sophomores Myles Murrell and Layton Hord, juniors Connor Wilson and Alex Doss and coach Jim Ward.

CHS senior to star in ‘Little Women’ production

 

Campbellsville High School senior Blair Lamb will portray in the upcoming Campbellsville University production of “Little Women.”

 

The play, presented by Campbellsville University Theater and Town Hall Productions, will be presented during CU’s homecoming events on Oct. 13-16.

 

Blair Lamb, a Campbellsville High School senior, will portray Meg March in the upcoming Campbellsville University production of “Little Women.” Performances begin Thursday, Oct. 13.

U.S. Army veteran speaks to CHS students

 

Campbellsville High School students recently heard a story of recovery, perseverance and laughter.

 

Bobby Henline, who is a comedian and motivational speaker with the Tempered Steel organization, came to CHS to tell students his story of service in Iraq.

 

Bobby Henline, who was severely injured in Iraq when a roadside bomb hit his Humvee, speaks to Campbellsville High School students about never giving up.

CIS choirs to perform

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools will host a fall choir concert on Sunday, Oct. 23.

 

Campbellsville elementary, middle and high school choirs will perform several selections.

CHS students celebrate outstanding test scores

 

Campbellsville High School students recently celebrated their outstanding test scores.

 

Based on K-PREP test scores from the 2015-2016 school year, CHS is a School of Distinction, which is the highest label the Kentucky Department of Education can give a public school.

 

CHS Principal Kirby Smith unbuttons his dress shirt to reveal to his students that, based on their test scores from the 2015-2016 school year, they now attend a “School of Distinction.” Students will soon receive School of Distinction shirts, similar to the one Smith wore.

CHS to host blood drive

 

Campbellsville High School will host a blood drive on Friday, Oct. 14, from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m.

CHS band wins class, percussion is best overall

 

Campbellsville High School Marching Band won its class on Saturday, Oct. 1, and percussion players received the best overall trophy.

 

CHS senior Jaleel Cowan plays percussion.

CHS career center hosts ‘Pop In’

 

Campbellsville High School career center hosted a “Pop In” event before fall break.

 

CHS College and Career Readiness Counselor Angie Travis talks to CHS senior Blair Lamb, at left, and junior Kimberly Harden about scholarship application deadlines.

CHS volleyball team defeats Adair County

 

Campbellsville High School volleyball team took on Adair County on Thursday, Sept. 29.

 

CHS junior Vonnea Smith, at left, and senior Brenna Wethington block a shot.

CHS senior volleyball players honored

 

Campbellsville High School’s senior volleyball players were honored in a special ceremony on Thursday, Sept. 29.

 

CHS senior volleyball players were honored on Thursday, Sept. 29, for their dedication to the team. They are, from left, Brenna Wethington, Caylie Blair, Caroline McMahan, Deovion Owens, Breanna Spaulding and Diamond Thompson. In back are, from left, assistant coach Jessica Newton, head coach Elisha Rhodes and assistant coach Shajuana Ditto.

CMS, CHS choirs selling candles

 

Campbellsville middle and high school choirs are selling candles to raise money.

CIS hosts regional KSBA meeting

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools hosted the regional Kentucky School Boards Association Middle Cumberland Region meeting on Tuesday, Sept. 27.

 

Campbellsville Board of Education Chair Pat Hall, who also serves as KSBA regional chairperson, welcomes those in attendance to Campbellsville High School.

CHS football team takes on Danville

 

Campbellsville High School football team took on Danville on Friday, Sept. 30.

 

CHS senior Arick Groves runs the ball as his teammates block for him.

CHS soccer team picks up wins

 

Campbellsville High School soccer team picked up two wins this week, bringing its record to 8-7 on the season.

 

CHS senior Zack Bottoms now has the school record for the most consecutive shutouts, at three.

CIS students, teachers pray together at See You at the Pole

 

They held hands, and prayed for each other and their community.

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools’ students, teachers and administrators gathered on Wednesday, Sept. 28, morning for the annual See You at the Pole event, sponsored by Campbellsville middle and high schools’ FCA clubs.

 

Brett Sowell, youth pastor at Elk Horn Baptist Church and a Campbellsville Middle School assistant baseball coach, reads scripture.

CHS hosts Campbellsville University Day

 

Campbellsville High School recently hosted Campbellsville University Day to help students learn all about what the university has to offer.

 

Masi Wilson, at left, who graduated from CHS in May 2015 and now attends CU, poses for a photo with her sister, Sydney, who is a freshman at CHS.

Board members set new tax rate

 

Those who own property in the Campbellsville Independent School District will pay a bit more in property taxes this year, and that money will go toward educating children.

 

At a special meeting on Tuesday, Sept. 27, Campbellsville Board of Education members voted 4-1 to set a tax rate that will increase revenue by 4 percent.

CHS senior soccer players honored

 

Campbellsville High School’s senior soccer players were honored in a special ceremony on Tuesday, Sept. 27.

 

CHS senior soccer players were honored in a special ceremony on Tuesday, Sept. 27. They are, from left, statistician manager Malique Spaulding, head coach Bradley Harris, Michael De Oliveira, Zack Bottoms, Daniel Silva and assistant coach Matthew Schmuck.

CHS volleyball team battles TC

 

Campbellsville High School volleyball team battled Taylor County on Monday, Sept. 26.

 

CHS senior volleyball players talk before the game begins. From left are Brenna Wethington, Caylie Blair, Caroline McMahan, Breanna Spaulding, Deovion Owens and Diamond Thompson.

CHS names Leaders of the Week

 

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

 

From left are sophomore Hayley Stapleton, junior Austin Fitzgerald and senior Laura Lamb. Absent from the photo is Ben Arachi.

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.

 

CHS students participating in the senior high all-district choir are, from left, front, junior Haley Fitch and sophomore Hayley Stapleton. Back, juniors Vivian Brown, Darius Wright and Austin Fitzgerald, sophomore Jeremiah Jackson and junior Tiffany Kane.     Students participating in the junior high all-district choir are, from left, CMS eighth-grader Noah Mardis, seventh-graders Cailet Clark and Gabby Skaggs, CHS freshman Gracyne Hash and seventh-grader Colin Harris.

CIS is a ‘Distinguished’ district, CES and CHS are Schools of Distinction

 

For the first time, Campbellsville Independent Schools is a Distinguished school district.

 

And, based on students’ state test scores, Campbellsville elementary and high schools are now Schools of Distinction – which is the highest label the Kentucky Department of Education can give a public school.

 

As a whole, based on scores from the 2015-2016 school year, Campbellsville Independent Schools is now a “Distinguished/Progressing” district.

 

And, CIS is also classified as a “High Performing District.”

CHS academic team starts season

 

Campbellsville High School academic team began its season on Monday, Sept. 26.

 

CHS sophomore Randy Harris thinks about a question.

Local attorney speaks to CHS students

 

Campbellsville High School students recently heard all about college from a local attorney who recently graduated law school.

 

John Jessie, who graduated from Campbellsville High School in 2004, recently spoke to CHS seniors about making the most out of their college experience.

CHS boys’ golf team is runner-up at region tournament

 

Campbellsville High School boys’ golf team finished in the runner-up spot at this year’s KHSAA fourth region tournament.

 

And, for the first time since 1977, the team will advance to the state tournament.

 

Campbellsville High School boys’ golf team finished in the runner-up spot at this year’s KHSAA fourth region tournament, and now advances to the state tournament. From left are sophomores Myles Murrell and Layton Hord, senior Noah Wagers and juniors Alex Doss and Connor Wilson.

CHS Marching Band sweeps class

 

Campbellsville High School Marching Band swept its class on Saturday, Sept. 24.

 

CHS sophomores Randy Harris, at left, and Josh Mahan play saxophone.

CMS, CHS students learn to critique artwork

 

Campbellsville middle and high school students recently did an exercise to learn how to critique and explain artwork.

 

CMS seventh-grader Dalvian Thornton draws as classmate Logan Rakes describes a piece of artwork.

CHS teacher uses alternative seating in classroom

 

Campbellsville High School teacher Lindsay Williams is using alternative seating in her classroom, and she says her students love it.

 

CHS juniors, from left, Jeremy Rainwater, Aidan McMahan and Jackson Hunt take notes in Lindsay Williams’s class while sitting in her new couches. In the foreground is junior Connor Wilson.

CHS students register for FSA accounts

 

Campbellsville High School seniors are preparing to submit their requests for financial aid to help them attend college.

 

KHEAA representative Audrey Price helps CHS senior Michael De Oliveira register for a FSA ID account.

CHS upperclassmen order class rings

 

Campbellsville High School juniors and seniors ordered class rings last week.

 

CHS juniors Jackson Hunt, at left, and Ryan Wiedewitsch submit their class ring orders.

CMS, CHS students to participate in Fourth District choir

 

Campbellsville middle and high school students have been chosen to participate in the Fourth District Junior High Chorus and the Fourth District Choral Festival on Monday and Tuesday, Sept. 26 and 27.

CHS students to write argumentative essays

 

Campbellsville High School freshmen are learning to prepare arguments in their English class.

 

CHS English teacher Tyler Hardy reads “Sleep and the Teenage Brain” to his students. After reading the article, students debated as to whether school should start at 8 a.m. or later.

CHS soccer team picks up three wins

 

Campbellsville High School soccer team picked up three wins this week.

 

CHS junior Cody Davis kicks the ball.

CHS AP government students celebrate Constitution Day

 

Campbellsville High School AP government students celebrated Constitution Day on Friday, Sept. 16, with a party.

 

CHS AP government students made business cards for those who signed the Constitution, in recognition of Constitution Day.

CHS art classes study surrealism

 

Campbellsville High School art classes recently learned about surrealism.

 

CHS freshman Shelby Hunt draws her surrealism piece.

CHS names Leaders of the Week

 

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

 

From left are junior Makala Antle, freshman Abie Angel, senior Shauna Jones and sophomore Randy Harris.

CHS seniors are college ready

 

Campbellsville High School seniors are working hard to become college and career ready.

 

Dalton Ballentine          Deovion Owens

CES students selling pizza to raise money for musical performances


Campbellsville Elementary School students are selling Little Caesars pizza kits to raise money to bring special arts programs to the school.

CHS boys’ golf team beats Nelson County

 

Campbellsville High School boys’ golf team defeated Nelson County on Thursday, Sept. 15, at Campbellsville Country Club.

 

CHS sophomore Myles Murrell chips the ball onto the green.

CMS girls’ basketball team to raise money for employee battling cancer

 

Campbellsville Middle School girls’ basketball team will host two fundraisers to benefit a middle school employee who is battling cancer.

CHS teacher named one of eight finalists for Teacher of the Year award

 

Campbellsville High School teacher Cheryl Dicken has been named one of eight finalists for this year’s high school Teacher of the Year award.

 

Cheryl Dicken

CHS students learn about healthy relationships

 

Campbellsville High School freshmen are learning about healthy relationships.

 

Jackie Hodges, health educator at Taylor County Health Department, is speaking to students in Dale Estes’s health and physical education class about the elements of a positive relationship.

CHS volleyball team picks up wins

 

Campbellsville High School volleyball team has picked up several wins in the last week.

 

CHS volleyball players celebrate after a point.

CHS marching band brings home awards

 

Campbellsville High School Marching Band brought home several honors on Saturday, Sept. 17.

 

CHS marching band members strike a pose after their opening number.

CHS varsity, junior varsity squads pick up wins

 

Campbellsville High School football team picked up its first win of the season on Friday, Sept. 16.

 

FRYSC to host volunteer training

 

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

CMS, CHS cross country teams bring home awards

 

Campbellsville middle and high school cross country teams competed at the Cow Days Cross Country Festival Race in Green County on Thursday, Sept. 15, and brought home several awards.

CHS to participate in ‘Dig Pink’ activities at volleyball game

 

Campbellsville High School volleyball players will participate in “Dig Pink” activities next week to help raise money for breast cancer research.

 

CHS soccer team battles Taylor County

 

Campbellsville High School soccer team battled Taylor County on Thursday, Sept. 15.

 

CHS senior Daniel Silva battles for the ball.

CHS students learn to make French toast

 

Campbellsville High School students recently learned to make French toast.

 

CHS junior Makala Antle flips the French toast.

CHS soccer team battles LaRue County

 

Campbellsville High School soccer team battled LaRue County on Tuesday, Sept. 13.

 

CHS junior Christian Berry battles for the ball.

CES construction project on schedule for December completion

 

Construction is ongoing at Campbellsville Elementary School, and is expected to be complete by the end of the calendar year.

 

At the regular Campbellsville Board of Education meeting on Monday, Sept. 12, Board members heard about how the construction project is progressing.

 

Mitchell Roe, a construction manager at Codell Construction Co., said the project is moving forward nicely. He said work to the new entrance and administrative offices is going well, with workers hanging drywall and painting soon.

CHS volleyball team battles TC

 

Campbellsville High School volleyball team battled Taylor County High School on Monday, Sept. 12.

 

From left, CHS junior Nena Barnett and seniors Breanna Spaulding, Deovion Owens and Brenna Wethington share a laugh before the varsity game starts.

CHS names Leaders of the Week

 

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

 

From left are senior Kyrsten Hill, junior Sara Farmer, sophomore Reagan Knight and freshman Malachi Corley.

CHS students learn about Kentucky Wesleyan

 

Campbellsville High School students recently met with an admissions counselor from Kentucky Wesleyan College.

 

Kentucky Wesleyan College Admissions Counselor Pilar Espinosa talks with sophomore Dakota Reardon, at left, and senior Latron Lasley about college life.

CHS teachers host parent-teacher conferences

 

Campbellsville High School teachers hosted parent-teacher conferences on Monday, Sept. 12.

 

CHS teacher Lindsay Williams talks with a student.

CMS seventh-grade students to raise money for flood victims

 

Campbellsville Middle School seventh-grade students are raising money to help flood victims.

CHS boys’, girls’ golf players bring home awards at Heartland Conference

 

Campbellsville High School boys’ and girls’ golf players brought home honors from the Heartland Conference tournament on Monday, Sept. 12.

 

CHS boys’ golf players sophomore Layton Hord, at left, and junior Alex Doss finished in third and second place, respectively, and were named to the all-conference team.      CHS girls’ golf player Abbie Dicken, a sophomore, finished the Heartland Conference in third place and was named to the all-conference team.

CHS marching band sweeps class

 

Campbellsville High School Marching Band swept its class on Saturday, Sept. 10, and took home several first-place awards.

 

CHS sophomore Randy Harris performs.

CHS boys’ golf player is state champion

 

Campbellsville High School boys’ golf player Alex Doss is a state champion.

 

CHS junior Alex Doss smiles after sinking his putt.

CHS girls’ golf player finishes in top half at state tournament

 

Campbellsville High School girls’ golf player Abbie Dicken finished in the top half of competitors at the All “A” state tournament at Woodson Bend in Bronston on Saturday, Sept. 10.

 

CHS sophomore Abbie Dicken tees off in the All “A” state golf tournament at Woodson Bend.

CHS students visit EKU campus

 

Campbellsville High School juniors and seniors recently visited the Eastern Kentucky University campus.

 

CHS students pose for a photo at the EKU sign on campus.

CHS seniors learn about attending CU

 

Campbellsville High School seniors recently learned about attending college at Campbellsville University.

 

CU Admissions Counselor Laura Day talks to seniors about applying for college.

CHS names Leaders of the Week

 

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

 

Pictured are freshman Aleah Knifley and sophomore Charlie Pettigrew.      Pictured is junior Ryan Jeffries.       Pictured is senior Vera Brown.

CMS football team hosts fundraiser to benefit school employee

 

Campbellsville Middle School football team is hosting a fundraiser to benefit a CMS employee who is battling cancer.

 

CHS soccer team defeats Clinton County

 

Campbellsville High School soccer team defeated Clinton County on Tuesday, Sept. 6.

 

CHS junior Christian Berry battles a Clinton County defender.

CHS students sample foods

 

Campbellsville High School students are sampling different types of foods in their foods and nutrition classes.

 

CHS family and consumer sciences teacher Deanna Campbell talks to students about how to compare two types of foods. From left are freshmen Victoria Cox, Samantha Johnson, Jenny Lantz and Zaria Cowan.

CHS students make art based on capitalism, communism

 

Campbellsville High School art students are learning about artist Diego Rivera, who was known for his artwork based on communism and capitalism.

 

CHS sophomore Skyler Burchett draws his Labor Day-inspired artwork.

CIS to begin Early Release Fridays on Sept. 9

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools will begin Early Release Fridays on Friday, Sept. 9.

CHS band members selling mums

 

Campbellsville High School marching band members are selling mums as a fundraiser.

CHS volleyball team battles Casey County

 

Campbellsville High School volleyball team battled Casey County on Thursday, Sept. 1.

 

CHS senior Brenna Wethington hits the ball.

CHS junior varsity football team beats Taylor County

 

Campbellsville High School junior varsity football team defeated Taylor County High School on Monday, Sept. 5.

 

CHS sophomore Charlie Pettigrew runs the ball.

CHS students honored for high AP test scores

 

Campbellsville High School students were recently recognized for their high AP test scores.

 

About 60 students took AP tests at the end of the 2015-2016 school year. Several students were recently honored for receiving top scores on the exams. They are, from left, front, seniors Laura Lamb, Blair Lamb and Caroline McMahan and junior Sara Farmer. Back, junior Alex Doss, senior Murphy Lamb and junior Bryce Richardson. Samuel Kessler also received high marks on the AP exams. He is attending Gatton Academy to complete his high school studies.

CHS seniors learn about Berea College

 

Campbellsville High School seniors recently learned all about Berea College.

 

Admissions representative Erica Woods talks to CHS seniors about the admission requirements for Berea College.

CHS football team battles Taylor County

 

Campbellsville High School football team battled Taylor County on Friday, Sept. 2.

 

CHS junior Tyrion Taylor runs the ball.

CHS band selling t-shirts

 

Campbellsville High School Marching Band is selling t-shirts, long-sleeved shirts and hooded sweatshirts.

 

 Campbellsville High School Marching Band is selling t-shirts, long-sleeved shirts and hooded sweatshirts.

CHS senior cast in ‘Little Women’ production

 

Campbellsville High School senior Blair Lamb has been cast in the upcoming Campbellsville University production of “Little Women.”

 

Blair Lamb, a Campbellsville High School senior, has been cast as Meg March in the upcoming Campbellsville University production of “Little Women.” Here, she is shown in last year’s CU production of “The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee.”

CHS names Leaders of the Week

 

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

 

From left are senior Daniel Silva, sophomore Natalie Caldwell, freshman Noah Hughes and junior Logan Cole.

CHS soccer team battles Bethlehem

 

Campbellsville High School soccer team took on Bethlehem on Wednesday, Aug. 31, in the All “A” region tournament.

 

CHS junior Ethan Lay throws the ball to his teammates.

CHS volleyball teams drop matches to Marion County

 

Campbellsville High School volleyball teams battled Marion County on Tuesday, Aug. 30.

 

CHS freshmen Ketayah Taylor, at left, and Kaleigh Hunt jump to block the ball.

CHS to take on Taylor County in Big Dawg Bowl

 

Campbellsville High School will take on Taylor County High School on Friday, Sept. 2, in the annual Big Dawg Bowl.

 

 Campbellsville High School will take on Taylor County High School on Friday, Sept. 2, in the annual Big Dawg Bowl.

CHS art students work with colored pencils

 

Campbellsville High School students are learning different ways to use colored pencils in their artwork.

 

CHS freshman Ben Arachi learns a new colored pencil technique.

CHS athletes attend HYPE conference

 

Campbellsville High School student athletes recently attended the Kentucky High School Athletic Association’s annual HYPE student leadership and sportsmanship conference at Lexington Convention Center on Tuesday, Aug. 30.

 

CHS students design skateboards

 

Campbellsville High School students are studying art careers, and recently learned about becoming a designer.

 

CHS students invited to apply for advisory group

 

Campbellsville High School students have been invited to apply to serve on an advisory group that would give feedback about education in Kentucky.

CMS, CHS students have spirit

 

Campbellsville middle and high school students have school spirit, and can join the Pep Club at their school to show it.

CHS band debuts show at pre-season exhibition

 

Campbellsville High School Marching Band began its season on Saturday, Aug. 27, with an exhibition performance.

 

CHS to host parent-teacher conferences

 

Campbellsville High School will host parent-teacher conferences on Monday, Sept. 12.

CMS, CHS cross country teams finish well at Tiger Run

 

Campbellsville middle and high school cross country teams finished well at the St. X Tiger Run at Louisville Champions Park on Saturday, Aug. 26.

 

CHS soccer team fundraiser deadline extended

 

The deadline to order Campbellsville High School soccer team t-shirts has been extended.

 

CMS students collecting food, water for flood victims

 

Campbellsville Middle School students are helping those in need.

 

Students are collecting food and water for those impacted by flooding in Louisiana.

CHS to take on Taylor County in Big Dawg Bowl

 

Campbellsville High School will take on Taylor County High School on Friday, Sept. 2, in the annual Big Dawg Bowl.

 

CHS golf player finishes 23rd at tournament

 

Campbellsville High School sophomore golf player Abbie Dicken finished 23rd at the Women’s Kentucky Invitational Tournament in Russell Springs on Saturday, Aug. 27.

 

CHS football team battles Louisville Holy Cross

 

Campbellsville High School football team battled Louisville Holy Cross in the annual Forcht Bank Bowl on Friday, Aug. 26, at Campbellsville University.

 

CHS soccer team defeats Garrard County

 

Campbellsville High School soccer team defeated Garrard County on Thursday, Aug. 25, and is now 2-1 on the season.

 

The team has won back-to-back games, for the first time since 2002.

 

CHS boys’ golf team drops match to Adair County

 

Campbellsville High School boys’ golf team battled Adair County on Thursday, Aug. 25.

 

CHS students discuss equality

 

Campbellsville High School freshmen are discussing equality, and whether they believe it exists.

 

CHS chemistry students perform lab experiments

 

Campbellsville High School chemistry students are performing experiments in the classroom.

 

CMS, CHS cross country teams begin season

 

Campbellsville middle and high school cross county teams competed in the first meet of the season on Thursday, Aug. 25, and placed well.

 

CES students compete to sign up friends and family members for reward program

 

Those who shop at Kroger can support Campbellsville Elementary School.

 

Students are competing to see which classroom can enroll the most friends and family members in the Kroger Community Rewards program.

Foundation to match donations to CMS music department

 

Campbellsville Middle School music teacher Jessica Floyd is receiving donations to help purchase some instruments for her classroom.

 

And, The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation has said it will double all donations Floyd receives.

CHS students study healthy relationships

 

Campbellsville High School students are studying healthy relationships.

 

CHS students to tour EKU campus

 

Campbellsville High School juniors and seniors interested in attending college at Eastern Kentucky University will soon be able to tour the campus.

 

Angie Travis, college and career readiness counselor at CHS, will take 30 juniors and seniors to tour the EKU campus in Richmond on Thursday, Sept. 8.

CHS students learn about dual credit courses

 

Campbellsville High School students interested in taking dual credit classes could take them for free.

 

CHS students named Leaders of the Week

 

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

 

CHS students attend Kentucky State Fair

 

Campbellsville High School art and family and consumer science students visited the Kentucky State Fair on Tuesday, Aug. 23.

 

Art teacher Jo Ann Harris and family and consumer science teacher Deanna Campbell took about 40 students to the fair to see the exhibits.

 

CHS students study Native American cultures

 

Campbellsville High School students are studying Native American cultures.

 

In Blake Milby’s integrated social studies class, his students recently studied the ancient cultures, and discussed their similarities and differences.

 

FRYSC to sponsor new support group

 

Campbellsville Family Resource and Youth Services Center will sponsor a new support group those raising their grandchildren.

 

GAP is a support group for those living in Taylor County who are raising their grandchildren or those who aren’t their biological children, such as nieces, nephews, cousins, etc.

CHS band begins season Saturday

 

Campbellsville High School Marching Band will begin its season on Saturday, Aug. 27, with an exhibition performance.

 

FRYSC to host volunteer training

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools’ Family Resource and Youth Services Center will host volunteer training on Tuesday, Sept. 6.

CHS soccer team selling shirts

 

Campbellsville High School soccer team is selling T-shirts, long sleeve T-shirts, sweatshirts and hooded sweatshirts as a fundraiser.

 

CHS dual credit students to meet

 

Campbellsville High School juniors and seniors taking dual credit classes must attend a counseling session on Wednesday, Aug. 24, at 9 a.m. in Hamilton Auditorium.

CHS golf player advances to state tournament

 

Campbellsville High School girls’ golf player Abbie Dicken has advanced to the all “A” state tournament.

 

CHS sophomore participates in Y-Corps service program

 

Campbellsville High School sophomore Reagan Knight spent her summer helping others and making a difference in her community.

 

Now, Knight is encouraging her classmates to do the same.

 

CHS student has ‘experience of a lifetime’ at GSA, Rogers Scholars

 

He says it was the summer of a lifetime.

 

Samuel Kessler, who left Campbellsville High School last school year, after his sophomore year, to finish his high school studies at Gatton Academy, attended Governor’s School for the Arts and the Rogers Scholars program this summer.

 

CHS students learn about nursing

 

Campbellsville High School students interested in medical careers recently learned all about what it takes to become successful in the field.

 

CHS students bake cookies

 

Campbellsville High School students learned to bake cookies recently.

 

CHS students, teachers donate blood

 

Campbellsville High School Honor Society hosted its first blood drive of the 2016-2017 school year on Friday, Aug. 19.

 

CHS boys’ golf team finishes fifth

 

Campbellsville High School boys’ golf team finished in fifth place at the Tates Creek Invitational in Lexington on Saturday, Aug. 20.

 

CHS junior Alex Doss won a playoff in the second hole to finish the tournament in first place, with a 73.

 

CHS boys’ golf team defeats Washington County

 

Campbellsville High School boys’ golf team defeated Washington County on Thursday, Aug. 18.

 

CHS students spread the word about Campbellsville Independent Schools

 

Campbellsville High School students have joined the Eagle News Team, and will host shows on three local radio stations this school year.

 

CHS students named Leaders of the Week

 

Campbellsville High School recently named its Leaders of the Week for the week of Aug. 15.

 

CHS soccer team picks up first win of the season

 

Campbellsville High School soccer team defeated Monroe County on Thursday, Aug. 18, for its first win of the season.

CHS volleyball teams defeat Hart County

 

Campbellsville High School volleyball teams defeated Hart County on Tuesday, Aug. 16.

 

CHS freshmen and varsity squads were victorious, while the junior varsity team lost a close match.

 

CHS seniors discuss plans after high school

 

Campbellsville High School seniors recently met to begin discussing their plans after high school.

 

CHS art students draw emotions

 

Campbellsville High School art students recently learned how to draw their emotions.

 

Campbellsville FRYSC receives donation

 

Campbellsville Family Resource and Youth Services Center recently received a donation that will help buy clothes and other items for students.

 

CIS enrollment continues to rise

 

More students are attending class at Campbellsville Independent Schools so far this school year than when school dismissed in May.

 

Last year, enrollment figures were high for the District, the highest they had been in 10 years. And, according to estimates for this school year, that trend will continue.

CHS soccer team drops close game to Marion County

 

Campbellsville High School soccer team lost a close game to Marion County on Tuesday, Aug. 16.

 

CHS volleyball teams defeat Somerset

 

Campbellsville High School volleyball teams picked up some wins during the first matches of the season on Monday, Aug. 15.

 

CHS triplets learn, have fun at GSP

 

Campbellsville High School triplets Murphy Lamb, Laura Lamb and Blair Lamb say they learned a lot and had lots of fun at the Governor’s Scholars Program this summer.

 

Balfour representative to meet with CHS juniors

 

Campbellsville High School juniors will meet with a Balfour representative soon to discuss purchasing class rings.

CHS to host Forcht Bank Bowl

 

Campbellsville High School will host its eighth annual Forcht Bank Bowl on Aug. 26 and 27 at Campbellsville University.

CHS football team to begin season Friday, Aug. 19

 

Campbellsville High School football team will begin its season on Friday, Aug. 19, playing in the Scottie Bowl at Glasgow High School.

CHS boys’ golf team wins All ‘A’ fifth region championship

 

For the second year in a row, the Campbellsville High School boys’ golf team has won the All “A” fifth region championship, and will advance to the All “A” state tournament.

 

CHS art students make advocacy posters

 

Campbellsville High School art students are making advocacy posters to help their classmates learn about why art is important.

 

CHS students named Leaders of the Week

 

Campbellsville High School students recently named its Leaders of the Week for the week of Aug. 8.

 

CHS students attend Rogers Explorers program

 

Campbellsville High School freshmen Lauryn Agathen and Aleah Knifley attended the Rogers Explorers program this summer.

 

CHS boys’ golf team finishes second, ties for 11th place

 

Campbellsville High School boys’ golf team battled Bardstown and Taylor counties on Thursday, Aug. 11.

 

CHS volleyball squads blank Glasgow

 

Campbellsville High School varsity, junior varsity and freshmen volleyball squads blanked Glasgow on Thursday, Aug. 11, in a scrimmage.

 

CHS cheerleading season begins Aug. 26

 

Campbellsville High School cheerleading season will begin on Friday, Aug. 26.

 

CHS offers new nationwide AP class

 

Campbellsville High School now offers more AP classes for students, one being a new class nationwide.

 

CHS golf team places third

 

Campbellsville High School boys’ golf team finished in third place on Wednesday, Aug. 10.

 

CHS golf seasons underway

 

Campbellsville High School golf seasons are underway.

 

CHS show choir grows to nearly 40 students

 

Campbellsville High School’s show choir is growing, and already practicing for its first performance.

 

Rehearsals began this week, under the direction of Campbellsville elementary and middle school music teachers Cyndi Chadwick and Jessica Floyd.

 

Tickets still available for CMS fundraisers

 

Tickets are still available for the upcoming Campbellsville Middle School 5K run/walk, barbecue dinner, auction and all-star basketball game.

 

A group of former University of Kentucky basketball players will invade CMS on Saturday, Aug. 13, all to raise money for a great cause.

CMS, CHS cross country seasons to begin Aug. 25

 

Campbellsville middle and high school cross country teams will begin their season on Thursday, Aug. 25.

 

CIS sees great start to school year

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools began the 2016-2017 school year on Monday, and administrators say the year is off to a great start.

 

At the regular Campbellsville Board of Education meeting on Monday, Aug. 8, Board members heard from construction officials and CIS Superintendent Mike Deaton about the first few days of school.

 

Mitchell Roe, a construction manager at Codell Construction Co., said he appreciates Deaton and the many other administrators who came to Campbellsville Elementary School on Sunday, Aug. 7, to help put finishing touches on the building to prepare for students the next day.

CHS softball players receive awards

 

Campbellsville High School softball team recently hosted a banquet to celebrate this past season.

 

The Lady Eagles had a lot of success during the season, including the team’s first ever appearance in the All “A” state tournament, making it to the elite eight.

 

CHS athletic passes now available

 

Campbellsville High School athletic passes are now available for the 2016-2017 season.

 

Several options are available for community members, staff members and retired teachers.

CIS students begin 2016-2017 school year

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools’ students began the 2016-2017 school year on Monday, Aug. 8.

 

Students at Campbellsville elementary, middle and high school headed back to class at 8 a.m. and were greeted by their teachers.

 

CIS welcomes new employees

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools has welcomed 18 new staff members at Campbellsville elementary, middle and high schools for the 2016-2017 school year.

 

From teachers to instructional assistants and support positions, the new staff members are an integral part of making the new school year a success.

 

CHS football dinner and auction raises $5,500

 

Campbellsville High School football team raised about $5,500 at its third annual kickoff dinner and auction on Sunday, Aug. 7.

 

Those attending ate a meal catered by Brothers and then bid on items in silent and live auctions. All money raised will go toward purchasing football equipment for the upcoming season.

 

CIS now a tobacco-free district

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools is now a tobacco-free school district.

 

Effective with the start of the 2016-2017 school year, no tobacco or electronic cigarette products will be allowed on Campbellsville Independent Schools’ property.

 

CHS juniors see increases in ACT scores

 

Campbellsville High School students are improving their ACT scores.

 

Scores for exams taken in March were recently released, and show that CHS students have improved in nearly every category.

 

Campbellsville High School graduates join medical practices

 

Campbellsville High School graduates Dr. Ben Angel and Dr. Matt Feltner have recently joined medical practices in Campbellsville.

 

    

CIS students invited to Back to School Bash

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools’ students are invited to attend a Back to School Bash at Kroger in Green River Plaza on Friday, Aug. 5, from 4 to 10 p.m.

CHS golf player places 10th, 21st

 

Campbellsville High School girls’ golf player Abbie Dicken, a sophomore, recently began this year’s season with two good finishes.

 

CHS band prepares for upcoming season

 

Campbellsville High School Marching Band members are working hard to prepare for their upcoming competition season.

 

Band members have learned fundamentals for the past two weeks during band camp, and are working to learn their music and marching show.

 

CHS students attend registration events

 

Campbellsville High School students recently attended registration events to prepare for the 2016-2017 school year.

 

CIS school year set to start Aug. 8

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools’ students will now have a few more days for summer break.

 

CIS students will start the 2016-2017 school year on Monday, Aug. 8, instead of Wednesday, Aug. 3.

 

As a result of the change, and to make up for lost instruction time, students will attend school all day on Fridays from Aug. 12 through Sept. 2.

 

Early release Fridays will begin after the Labor Day holiday, on Friday, Sept. 9. On those days, students will be released at 1 p.m.

CHS students chosen to participate in leadership program

 

Campbellsville High School students have been chosen to participate in the school’s leadership program for the 2016-2017 school year.

 

CHS juniors chosen to participate include Cass Kidwell, Chanson Atkinson, Kayla Young, Wyatt Houk, Alex Doss, Madison Dial, Ryan Wiedewitsch, Caitlin Bright, Connor Wilson, Bryce Richardson, Sara Farmer, Kim Harden and Missy Vanorder.

CHS to host blood drive

 

Campbellsville High School will host its first blood drive of the 2016-2017 school year on Friday, Aug. 19, from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m.

CIS school year to start Aug. 8

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools’ students will now begin the 2016-2017 school year on Monday, Aug. 8.

 

Opening day for all CIS students has been moved from Wednesday, Aug. 3, to Monday, Aug. 8, because of construction at Campbellsville Elementary School.

CIS receives $17,000 in Crusade for Children funding

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools recently received $17,000 in funding from the annual Crusade for Children fundraising drive.

 

CHS graduate receives scholarship

 

Paige Dabney, who graduated from Campbellsville High School in May, recently received a Power of Life Scholarship from the Kentucky Blood Center, totaling $500.

 

CES, CMS and CHS release dress codes

 

Campbellsville elementary, middle and high schools recently released dress codes for the 2016-2017 school year.

CES construction crew working to meet deadlines

 

Those who pass by Campbellsville Elementary School – no matter the time of day or night – will likely see construction crew members working to complete the school’s renovation in time for the new school year.

 

And while heavy rain has impacted construction, those involved with the project say they are dedicated to finishing the project so children can attend school on schedule.

CIS to become a tobacco-free school district

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools will soon become a tobacco-free school district.

 

Effective with the start of the 2016-2017 school year, no tobacco products will be allowed on Campbellsville Independent Schools’ property.

CES Back to School nights moved to CHS gym

 

Because of ongoing construction, Campbellsville Elementary School’s upcoming Back to School nights have been moved to the Campbellsville High School gymnasium.

 

The nights are geared toward providing students and their parents the information they need for a successful 2016-2017 school year.

CIS releases bus routes for 2016-2017

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools’ bus routes for the 2016-2017 school year have been released.

 

CHS football team to host kickoff dinner and auction

 

Campbellsville High School football team will host its third annual kickoff dinner and auction on Sunday, Aug. 7.

 

CHS students place at national Beta convention

 

Campbellsville High School students took home some top honors at the recent national Beta convention.

 

The CHS Beta Club repeated as champions at the annual state convention in January. As a result, seven students won awards and advanced to the national convention.

 

CHS sophomore Bryce Richardson received second place in the poetry contest at state, and also finished second at the national convention. Belen Garcia, a senior, received third place in the Spanish category at state convention. She finished in eighth place at nationals. CHS sophomore Ryan Wiedewitsch took home third place in the English category at state, and finished in the Top 20 at nationals.

 

CHS band members march in July Fourth parade

 

Campbellsville High School band members participated in the annual Campbellsville/Taylor County Fourth of July Celebration parade down Main Street.

 

Back to School nights planned at CES, CMS and CHS

 

Campbellsville elementary, middle and high schools will host back to school nights in coming weeks to help students prepare for the 2016-2017 school year.

 

Students will be able to tour their school, meet their teachers and see their classrooms.

 

CHS student receives industry certification

 

Campbellsville High School sophomore Connor Wilson recently passed exams to receive globally recognized industry certification.

 

CHS student to perform in ‘My Fair Lady’

 

Campbellsville High School freshman Gracyne Hash will perform in the upcoming Campbellsville University production of “My Fair Lady.”

 

Hash portrays a flower girl and performs in the servant chorus. She has a speaking and singing role.

 

CHS boys’ basketball team plays summer camp games

 

Campbellsville High School boys’ basketball team has spent summer break practicing for the upcoming season.

 

The team recently played several summer camp games against Bowling Green, Bethlehem and Gallatin, Marion, Adair, Washington, Green and Clinton counties.

 

CHS students to compete at national Beta convention

 

Campbellsville High School students will compete next week at the national Beta convention in New Orleans, La.

 

The CHS Beta Club repeated as state champions at the annual state convention in January. As a result, seven students won awards and advanced to the national Beta convention.

 

The national convention will be June 27-30 at New Orleans Morial Convention Center.

 

    

CIS employee receives School Bus Driver of the Year award

 

For nearly five decades, Travis Keltner has driven children to and from school.

 

He has not only made sure students safely get to and from school, however, but also that they have coats to wear and bicycles to ride – and are entertained on their ride.

 

And it’s the opportunity to help Campbellsville Independent School’s students that keeps him coming to work, he says.

 

To honor him for his commitment, service and dedication, Keltner has received this year’s School Bus Driver of the Year award.

 

CIS students, administrators participate in Relay for Life events

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools’ students and administrators participated in Taylor County’s annual Relay for Life events on Saturday, June 11, at the Campbellsville Elementary School campus.

 

CIS superintendent receives ‘exemplary’ evaluation

 

Campbellsville independent Schools’ top leader has been given an “exemplary” evaluation.

 

During the regular Campbellsville Board of Education meeting on Monday, June 13, Superintendent Mike Deaton received an “exemplary” rating on his annual evaluation.

 

CHS softball players named to Class A all-state teams

 

Campbellsville High School softball players Paige Dabney and Brenna Wethington have been named to the Class A all-state softball teams.

 

Dabney, who graduated from CHS in May, was named to the second team. Wethington, who will be a senior at CHS in August, was named to the first team.

 

CHS FCCLA members win awards at state meeting

 

Campbellsville High School FCCLA members recently competed at the Kentucky Family, Career, and Community Leaders of America state meeting and brought home several awards.

 

CES construction project on schedule

 

Construction at CES is going well, and is right on schedule.

 

At the regular Campbellsville Board of Education meeting on Monday, May 9, Board members heard about the progress on the project.

More than 30 participate in ‘Hoop It Up’ basketball camp

 

Campbellsville High School boys’ basketball coaches hosted a “Hoop It Up” basketball clinic on June 6-9 at the CHS gym.

 

More than 30 students entering first through eighth grades participated.

 

Anthony Epps named CHS girls’ basketball coach

 

Campbellsville High School girls’ basketball players will have a new coach next school year, but it’s someone they’ve already seen in the hallways.

 

Anthony Epps, who is an exceptional child educator at Campbellsville middle and high schools, has been hired as the new girls’ head basketball coach.

 

More than 50 attend CHS football camp

 

Campbellsville middle and high school football coaches hosted a free football camp on June 1-3 on the CHS practice football field, with more than 50 attending.

 

CIS employees honored at closing luncheon

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools’ employees were honored recently at a luncheon to close the 2015-2016 school year.

 

CHS choir sings National Anthem at Lexington Legends game

 

Campbellsville High School choir performed the National Anthem at the Lexington Legends baseball game on Tuesday, May 31.

 

CHS English classes host Student Showcase

 

Campbellsville High School recently hosted a Student Showcase to feature work done in English classes this school year.

 

CHS students participate in Ghost Out activities

 

Campbellsville High School students recently participated in Ghost Out activities, with help from Taylor Regional Hospital and Campbellsville Fire and Rescue.

 

The purpose of the event was to discuss the importance of making good choices and to understand poor choices sometimes come with lasting consequences.

 

CHS seniors honored at class night

 

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