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Pedestrian struck by car on KY 551 in Adair Co., KY

Pedestrian taken to Westlake by Adair EMS, then to flown to UK Medical Center. Driver was not injured. Kentucky State Police, Adair County Sheriff's Department, and Columbia Police Department at the scene.

By TFC Billy Gregory

COLUMBIA, KY (Fri 21 Nov 2014) - Tpr. Justin Phillips is investigating a collision that occurred today at at 8:25 PM CST on KY 551 north of Columbia. 46-year-old James K. Polston, of Columbia, KY, was walking in the middle of the roadway when he was struck by a northbound, 1995 Ford pickup, operated by 36-year-old Priscilla Greer, of Columbia. Greer attempted an evasive maneuver but was unable to avoid the collision.

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2014-11-22 03:06:27 | Comments | See topic Kentucky State Police

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It's beginning to look a lot like Christmas - for 2014

2014-11-22 - 210 Greensburg Street, Columbia, KY - Photo (c)
Always a Herald of the Christmas Season, Stotts-Phelps-McQueary Funeral Home is one of the earliest up with its display, well in advance of, and ready for, Christmas in Columbia. This scene was on Fri 21 Nov 2014. Both partners, Richard Phelps, seen above facing camera, and Louis McQueary were taking part in the decorating process.

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Woman convicted of setting fire to Horse Cave Dollar Gen. Store

Jurors deliberated just over two hours before reaching a guilty verdict

News from U.S. Attorney's Office
Western District of Kentucky

BOWLING GREEN, KY (Fri 21 Nov 2014) - A Warren County, Kentucky woman was convicted of maliciously damaging and destroying, and attempting to damage and destroy, by means of fire, the Dollar General Store, and the personal property, located in Hart County, Kentucky, by a federal jury in Bowling Green today following a week-long trial, announced David J. Hale, United States Attorney for the Western District of Kentucky. The jury deliberated for a little over two hours before reaching its unanimous verdict. The defendant was remanded to the custody of the United States Marshal Service.

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2014-11-21 20:10:43 | Comments

  Current Temperatures
Adair: 42 F
Casey: 36 · Cumberland: · Green: 43
Metcalfe: 48 · Russell: 39 · Taylor: 43
Updated at 5:00am Saturday, November 22, 2014

Kentucky Mesonet Links:
Adair County - Casey County - Cumberland County - Metcalfe County - Taylor County

National Weather Service Links:
Burkesville. Campbellsville. Columbia. Edmonton. Greensburg. Jamestown. Liberty. Russell Springs

KY leads nation with monthly unemployment rate decrease

FRANKFORT, KY (Fri 21 Nov 2014) - Kentucky leads the nation in states that had statistically significant over-the-month unemployment rate declines in October 2014, according to a report today from the U.S. Department of Labor's Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS).

Kentucky's seasonally adjusted preliminary unemployment rate dropped to its lowest level in more than six years in October 2014 at 6.2 percent from a revised 6.7 percent in September 2014.

It marks the single-biggest one-month drop in the unemployment rate since 1976, when the current methodology for measuring the rate was adopted. It surpasses last month's record-breaking drop of 0.4 percent and makes the state's 0.9 percent drop in the unemployment rate since August its largest reduction measured in a two-month time period.

BLS also reports that Kentucky is tied for fifth among states this month in over-the-year decrease. The preliminary October 2014 jobless rate was 2 percentage points below the 8.2 percent rate recorded for the state in October 2013.

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2014-11-21 15:21:43 | Comments


Vicky Compton: Nothing personal or partisan about stance

Loves Hardwick family, she says. If one vote didn't get counted, it's wrong, she writes

Vicky Compton writes:
Just wanted to make sure that everyone understood me about the voting process. Nothing personal was intended here. I love the Hardwick family, my daughters played ball with Curtis's daughter. All I meant to say was that if one vote didn't get counted, it's WRONG, no matter who is on the ballot!! If it had been my vote that didn't get counted, well, I would have been TICKED!! Thanks! --Vicky Compton
Comments re article 71382 Shamarie Claiborne Recount yes New election different story

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2014-11-21 14:52:02 | Comments

Events scheduled for today, November 22, 2014
All events are listed in Central Time. | Print Version | Submit your upcoming event using our Submission Form.
7:00amCTAdair Recycling Center, 32 Service RD, Columbia, KY / 270-378-0782
Open 7am-3pmCT Monday through Friday; 7am-12pm noon CT, Saturdays. (ID:31194 | Permanent Link | Comment/Correction)
Time to check CM YARD Sales for Today's List of Sales (ID:31206 | Permanent Link | Comment/Correction)
8:00amCTAdair Homemakers Christmas Bazaar - 8am-1pmCT, at the VFW Hall, 411 Fairgrounds Street, Columbia, KY (ID:31409 | Permanent Link | Comment/Correction)
9:00amCTAdair Co. collection for Operation Christmas Child, 9am-12pmCT - Columbia First Church of the Nazarene Wheet Fellowship Hall, 1200 Jamestown Street, Columbia, KY. (ID:31277 | Permanent Link | Comment/Correction)
10:00amCTServices, Liberty, KY, for Mabel W. Grider, Casey County, KY (1927-2014) (ID:31475 | Permanent Link | Comment/Correction)
Funeral Mass, Campbellsville, KY, for Annie Farmer, 89, Taylor Co., KY (1925-2014) (ID:31518 | Permanent Link | Comment/Correction)
NoonCTPause for Chimes at Noon, Downtown Columbia. Two selections (ID:31122 | Permanent Link | Comment/Correction)
1:00pmCTMemorial service, Columbia, KY, for Norman Clark Harris, Adair County, KY (1940-2014) (ID:31474 | Permanent Link | Comment/Correction)
Services, Russell Springs, KY, for Dual L. Godby, 72, Russell County, KY (1942-2014) (ID:31515 | Permanent Link | Comment/Correction)
LWC basketball teams at Georgetown. Women at 1pmCT; Men 2pmCT at Davis-Reid Alumni Gym, 500 E College Street. Georgetown, KY. (ID:31529 | Permanent Link | Comment/Correction)
1:30pmCT#LWC4NAIA event No. 1: Lindsey Wilson Football vs. Faulkner University (AL) at Blue Raider Stadium, 928 Russell Road, Columbia, KY. (ID:31510 | Permanent Link | Comment/Correction)
4:30pmCT#LWC4NAIA event: event No. 2 - LWC Women's Soccer hosts Columbia (MO) NAIA Women's Soccer Championship match at Walter S. Reuling Stadium, 151 Holloway Drive, Columbia, KY. (ID:31461 | Permanent Link | Comment/Correction)
5:00pmCTChimes at the Evening, Downtown Columbia. Two selections (ID:31152 | Permanent Link | Comment/Correction)
5:30pmCT#LWC4NAIA event: event No. 4 - LWC Men's Soccer hosts Lindenwood-Belleville (IL) NAIA Women's Soccer Championship match at Walter S. Reuling Stadium, 151 Holloway Drive, Columbia, KY. (ID:31532 | Permanent Link | Comment/Correction)
6:30pmCT#LWC4NAIA event No. 3: - Lindsey Wilson hosts Xavier NAIA Volleyball Championship Round Game, at Biggers Sports Center, 360 Spickard Drive, Columbia, KY. (ID:31462 | Permanent Link | Comment/Correction)
7:00pmCTCU to present 2 opera performances, Sun-Mon, 23-24 Nov 2014 (DETAILS/CASTS) Campbellsville University will present two shorter operas, Gian-Carlo Menotti's "Amahl and he Night Visitor," followed by "False Fernando" a one-act opera with libretto by David Stevens with music by Roy S. Stoughton, in The Gheens Recital Hall, 210 Univesity Drive, Campbellsville, KY at, and again at 7pmCT/8pmET, Saturday, November 22, Monday, November 24, 2014. Both performances are free and open to the public. (ID:31407 | Permanent Link | Comment/Correction)
A Christmas Carol Charles Dickens Classic. At Lindsey Wilson College's V.P. Henry Auditorium, 210 Lindsey Wilson Street, Columbia, KY. (ID:31523 | Permanent Link | Comment/Correction)

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Spotlight on: Jessica Mays, new teacher at ACHS

2014-11-21 - 526 Indian DR, Columbia, KY - Photo by Shamarie Claiborne.
Jessica Mays, one of Adair County Schools new teachers this year, has proven herself to be without question - one in-a-million! She teaches Arts and Humanities and is resurrecting the choral program at Adair County High School. Oh yeah, did I mention she is also an Assistant Band Director during Marching Season? Then in her spare time she is constantly knitting. She made the beautiful hat and scarf she has on in this picture. Both the ACHS students and band students love her and we are all hoping she stays with us, for a very long time. Be keeping an eye out for information on her choral groups next performance!

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Today, SATURDAY with CM, 22 November 2014
For Day 326 of 2014. There are 39 days remaining in 2014.

Haiku by Robert Stone for November 22, 2014:
Nothing is nicer
than walking familiar paths
with someone you love.
--Robert Stone, Saturday, 22 November 2014.
-1000 haiku countdown finished, now for some more days, Day 1166

There is no more text for this article. Click for printable version. Posted on 2014-11-22 03:47:09

Sue Stivers: Shop Local

Columbia/Adair County Chamber of Commerce Commentary
Chamber Insights Nov 2014 Editorial of the Month:

By Sue C. Stivers, Executive Director, Columbia/Adair Co. Chamber of Commerce

The Holiday season is here. Time to start shopping for gift giving for family and friends. It's also a great time to transform our community into a retail destination, draw traffic and encourage sales. Buying local is the right choice for our families, schools and for our community. Investing in our locally owned businesses and keeping your money in our Community is an important way of keeping our Community strong.

For example:

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2014-11-21 14:43:35 | Comments

Found Dog: Male Australian Shepherd type near Lindsey Wilson

Aqualyn writes:
(Received Fri 22 Nov 2014 at 1:46pmCT) - A Male Australian Shepherd type dog has been seen wandering around Lindsey Wilson College, especially around Young Street. --Aqualyn Williams

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2014-11-21 13:41:32 | Comments

Thinking about a Reunion: Here are some handy lists:
Adair County Schools Quick Alumni Information In progress: Class lists for other Adair County High School years and other Adair County Schools, including Breeding, Columbia, Knifley, Gradyville, and Bryant High Schools will be added as received. See Also: VENUES for MEETINGS - find the best places to hold your Reunion Event.

Billy Joe Melton, 73, Cumberland Co., KY (1941-2014)

He was a veteran of service in the U.S. Army. He was a former employee of General Electric and in later years worked at Corner Pool and Lunch in Burkesville, KY. He was a native of Cumberland County, KY, and was a residence at the time of his death. A note: the dates of his death and his birth are correct. He died at exactly 73 years of age.
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Billy Joe Melton, age 73, passed away Friday, November 21, 2014 at Cumberland County Hospital, Burkesville, KY at the age of exactly 73 years. Funeral service Sunday, November 23, 2014 at 1pmCT, at Ballou & Stotts Funeral Home, 304 N. Main Street, Burkesville, KY with burial in Guthrie Chapel Cemetery. Family requests visitation on 9am-1pmCT, Sunday, November 23, 2014. until the service time.

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2014-11-21 13:04:27 | Comments | See topic Obituaries

Dr. Twyla Hernandez on DPI with Dr. John Chowning

2014-11-21 - WLCU Broadcast Studios, 203 West Broadway, Campbellsville, KY 42718U - Photo by Drew Tucker, CU.
Campbellsville University's Dr. John Chowning, vice president for church and external relations and executive assistant to the president of CU, right, interviews Dr. Twyla Hernandez, assistant professor of Christian ministries at CU who is this year's recipient of the Non-Tenured Faculty Award, for his "Dialogue on Public Issues" show. The show will air Monday, November 24 at 1:30pmET and 6:30pmET and Wednesday, November 26 at 1:30 pmET and 7pmET on WLCU-TV, on Campbellsville's cable channel 10. They are heard on radio at 8 a.m. Sunday, November 23 and at 8:30pmET. - DREW TUCKER

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KY employers to save about $112 million for 2014 tax year

Commonwealth qualifies for a waiver on additional unemployment which would otherwise have been triggered. Kentucky one of only 10 states receiving the waiver
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From Gov. Steve Beshear's Communications Office

FRANKFORT, KY (Nov. 21, 2014) - Gov. Steve Beshear today announced that Kentucky employers will save an estimated $112 million for the 2014 tax year as the state has qualified for a waiver under the Federal Unemployment Tax Act (FUTA).

The additional tax was waived because the state has taken no actions that had a negative impact on the solvency of the Unemployment Insurance (UI) Trust Fund.

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2014-11-21 11:08:20 | Comments

Human Rights Director expresses dismay over Bullitt incident

Kentucky Human Rights Commission Executive Director John Johnson statement on news report of fire official alleged mistreatment of African American family in car accident in Bullitt County
Kentucky Fire Chief refuses to help black family after traffic accident includes video footage.

By Victoria Stephens
News from Kentucky Commission on Human Rights

(21 Nov 2014) - Kentucky Commission on Human Rights Executive Director John J. Johnson expressed the commission's dismay today upon reading a news report of November 20 by Salon.Com and covered by WDRB Television news in Louisville, KY.

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2014-11-21 10:15:30 | Comments

Sheriff Pike clarifies story on election day problems

Story had right Sheriff, wrong precinct. Cynthia Rowe was sheriff in West Columbia. And, the poll was short of county, not city ballots - but the situation did create long lines, and might have suppressed the both

By Victoria Pike

I was sheriff at S. Columbia 2 precinct, not West, as reported in your story. Also, we ran out of county ballots at 9:19 am until 12:45 pm causing a long line to form and people had to use the e slate machine to vote county until new ballots could be printed up and sent from Frankfort. Please check my report and make these corrections. - Victoria Pike

Thanks - The changes have been made in the story. Also, we're frequently told this morning that the Sharon Burton had a great story, in more detail, in the Adair County Community Voice newspaper. And we've been told that Lisa Fisher is planning an interview with Dr. Arnold. When we have the time it will air on WAIN we'd like to let everybody know. In an conversation with Dr. Arnold this morning, he said that he's still planning to file the petition by Monday, but noted that he has 30 days from the Nov. 4 election in which to file, and that other parties have 20 day after he files the petition to file a counter request. - EW

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2014-11-21 10:01:18 | Comments

Vicky Compton: The voting process has to be fair

Supports action planned by Dr. Arnold

By Vicky Compton
Personal commentary

I think it's great. Do ask for a recount. I can't vote either way and have nothing against anyone who ran but the voting process has to be fair. So many men and women have died for our freedoms.

It's a privilege to vote! I think we have a duty to make sure the election process is treated with respect. We must require the highest standards and accountability! Thank you! Vicky Compton --Vicky Compton

Comments re article 71365 Ben Arnold says hell file petition to void mayoral race

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2014-11-21 09:46:55 | Comments | See topic Commentary

Cameron Campbell, (M.D. soon) speaks to ACHS Students

2014-11-21 - 526 Indian Drive, Columbia, KY - Photo by Shamarie Claiborne, Adair Co. School District.
This week has been college application week at Adair County High School. Teacher, Susan Peck, took the opportunity to tie the event into her daily lesson today by providing a guest speaker. She contacted a former student who just so happens to be a first year medical school student attending the University of Kentucky, Cameron Campbell, to see if he would be available to speaker with her Chemistry II, Anatomy and AP Biology Classes. Cameron graciously accepted the invitation to return to his alma mater. He spoke about the application process for medical school and then gave students a glimpse of what medical school itself consist of. Cameron graduated Adair County High School in 2009 and we wish him continued success in his academic pursuits. We look forward to calling him Cameron Campbell M.D. soon. Shamarie Claiborne, Media Publicity Coordinator, Adair County School District

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Sue Stivers: Congratulations to Shamarie Claiborne

Sue Stivers writes:
Congratulations Shamarie! You have always been a great writer and I am so proud that you have been recognized for the outstanding job you do. A special "thank you" for keeping our community informed of what is going on at our schools. Also, a Thank You to Alan Reed and the school board for hiring you for this position. Shamarie, I am so proud of you!! -Sue Stivers
Comments re photo 57700 Recognition for connecting the schools with the people

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2014-11-21 09:42:31 | Comments

Happy Ending. Lexi located. CM Readers do it again.

CM Classified ad #13559 honorably retired after rendering fast results with the help of CM Readers - from post to happy ending: less than five hours!

Melissa Cundiff writes:
She (Lexi, the little lady Yorkie) has been located at Dr. Kings house, thanks to your publication. Thank you so much for your help. - Melissa Cundiff
About: Lexi, female Yorkie, missing from Cane Valley area of Adair Co.

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2014-11-21 08:02:58 | Comments

Kentucky Afield Outdoors: Promising Waterfowl Season

Even with winds straight from the North Pole, 2015-2016 waterfowl seasons look promising

By: Lee McClellan

FRANKFORT, Ky. - The holiday commercials already swamping our collective brains along with winds straight from the North Pole remind us that short-sleeve weather is now months away. Winter is here.

Waterfowl hunters don't see these developments as bad news. They are getting their bags of decoys out of storage, cleaning and oiling shotguns and practicing their calling. Waterfowl season, for both ducks and geese, opens Thanksgiving Day, Nov. 27.

Waterfowl habitat across Kentucky is in good shape and the recent cold snap shouldn't greatly impact the upcoming opener. "It is dried out a little bit, we could use some more rain, but everything still looks good," said Rocky Pritchert, migratory bird program coordinator for the Kentucky Department of Fish and Wildlife Resources.

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2014-11-21 07:33:32 | Comments | See topic Ky Afield Outdoors

Campbellsville woman faces 3 receiving stolen property charges

Charges allege involvement of thefts of a utility trailer taken from Saloma Road area, aluminum rims taken from the Wooleyville Road area and a hay baler taken from the Sportsman Lake Area. All the items valued at more than $500, less than $10,000.

From the Taylor County Sheriff's Department

Through an investigation by Taylor County Sheriff Allen Newton, the Taylor County Sheriff Department arrested and charged Shelby Roberts, age 21, Coakley Street, Campbellsville, KY on three counts of Receiving Stolen Property more than $500, less than $10,000, on According to the TCSO, Roberts was known to have been in possession of and sold a stolen utility trailer on Monday, October 31, 2014. The trailer had been stolen from the Saloma Area.

Shelby Roberts was also charged with Receiving Stolen Property more than $500, less than $10,000 for aluminum rims that were stolen from the Wooleyville Road area. She was also charged with Receiving Stolen Property more than $500, less than $10,000 for being in ossession of a stolen hay baler stolen from the Sportsman Lake Road area.

Roberts was charged and lodged in the Taylor County Detention Center, Campbellsville, KY.

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2014-11-21 05:11:00 | Comments

Kentucky Afield Outdoors: Waterfowl Season Starts Thanksgiving Day

2014-11-21 - Frankfort, KY - Photo by Lee McClellan.
Waterfowl seasons for both ducks and geese open Thanksgiving Day, Nov. 27 statewide. Duck numbers are at all time highs. They will provide excellent hunting opportunity this season as will the burgeoning population of Canada goose in Kentucky. The recovery of waterfowl populations over the past 50 years is one of greatest success stories in wildlife conservation.

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Fifteen LWC Blue Raiders earn Academic All-MSC football honors

Lindsey Wilson's 15 Academic All-MSC winners is third most in conference, behing only Cumberland (TN) with 19, and Reinhardt (GA) with 18. Cooper, Cresap and Vulhop earn the honor for the third-straight season

By Charles Balcom
News from Lindsey Wilson College

COLUMBIA, KY - Fifteen members of the Lindsey Wilson football team earned Academic All Mid-South Conference honors, the conference office announced on Thu 20 Nov 2014. They are Dylan Beasley, Jeff Boards, Greg Childs, Corrion Cooper, Branden Cresap, Cory Davenport, Matt Edgar, Collin Keen, Caleb Keeton, Hunter Lovell, Blake Roberts, Levi Sanders, Rayce Thornbury, Jacob Vulhop and Tyler Williams all earned the honor.

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2014-11-21 04:32:38 | Comments | See topic Sports

History: Columbia on 20 Nov 2014 in 1861

It was a good day - if there can be a good day in war - for Union Soldiers in Columbia, KY, who got four months pay, new uniforms, a Navy pistol, before the soldiers shipped out for Camp Billy Williams, at "Neetsville" on Green River in northeastern Adair County. Located on Dunnville Road.

By Eddie & Tiffany Kessler

Text taken from the book, The Wild Riders of the First Kentucky Cavalry - A History of the Regiment in the Great War of the Rebellion 1861-1865. The book is written/composed in 1894 by Sergeant E. Tarrantt, A Headquarter Clerk:
"The ten companies under command of Col. Frank Wolford, with Bramlette's regiment, were ordered to Columbia, Ky., arriving there about November 20th [1861]. There we found the Fifth Kentucky Cavalry, under Col. D.R. Haggard in course of formation, and also the Ninth Infantry, under Col. Grider.

"While the regiment was at Columbia, the Paymaster came and paid off the men for four months' service. The Navy pistol was issued to them, and the boys were now pretty well armed as Cavalry. They also drew full suits of navy blue, which enhanced the looks of the men at least fifty per cent, as many of them had been used to the plain homespun garb of their mothers' and sisters' manufacture."
It goes on to say the regiment received new orders on December 6th and left for Camp Billy Williams, near "Neetsville", on Green River. - Eddie & Tiffany Kessler

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2014-11-21 03:56:02 | Comments | See topic Local History

Women's Basketball 20 Nov 2014: LWC 70. Shawnee State 79.

Shawnee State comes from behind to defeat No. 19 Lindsey Wilson Womenís Basketball 79-70 in MSC Opener. Blue Raiders led by as many as 16 points before a second-half shooting cold spell.

By Charles Balcom
News from Lindsey Wilson College

PORTSMOUTH, Ohio -The No. 19-ranked Lindsey Wilson womenís basketball team suffered a 79-70 come-from-behind loss to Shawnee State (Ohio) Thursday night, 20 Nov 2014, at the Frank and Janis Waller Gymnasium.

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2014-11-21 03:28:11 | Comments | See topic Sports

Rickie Williams: Understands about absences for death, illness

I have had to miss for family deaths before . . . but at the same time I must say that I felt awful not being with students I signed up to teach. - Rickie Williams
Comments re article 71357 Courtney Foster We love our ACHS teachers

By Rickie Williams

Thanks to Courtney Foster voicing her support for the instructors whose care she has experienced. Too many students these days care very little about anything except for staring at their phones. This particular student cared enough for her instructors to state her thoughts.

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2014-11-21 03:19:02 | Comments | See topic Commentary

Ben Arnold says he'll file petition to void mayoral race

Petition will request a new election, he said

Ben Arnold, who came in second to Curtis Hardwick in the November 4, 2014, election, said in a telephone interview that he plans to file a petition through his attorney, Elmer George of Lebanon to have the results of the mayoral election nullified and for a new election to be ordered.

"It was a fatally flawed election," he said.

Arnold cited these factors:
  • Many residents of the city were denied city ballots. Some whole territories/subdivisions were not list as county voters, he said, including Bridgepoint and areas north of Russell Creek. This amounted to disenfranchisement of a significant number of citizens.
  • Some residents living outside the city limits were given city ballots
In addition, Arnold said that he believes a large number of write-in ballots were not properly tabulated because of problems with the way the machines identified the ballots with write in votes case .

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Board hears how they did it: Shelbi Cheatham, Tyler Moore

2014-11-21 - Adair County School District - Photo by Shamarie Claiborne.
Fast rising stars Shelbi Cheatham, left, and Tyler Moore, left, right photo, being congratulated by Supt. Alan W Reed, in photos above taken earlier by Shamarie Claiborne, spoke to the Adair County Board of Education last night, Thu 20 Nov 2014, about how they are accomplishing their goals. Shelbi Cheatham will be able to enter Lindsey Wilson as a junior, and as a student in their 4 year nursing program, needing only three years to accomplish that goal, thanks to LWC and Indian University. Cheatham said she'll also be on track to earn a Nurse Practioner Degree, her dream accomplishment. Tyler Moore told the board how he applied for a coveted apprenticeship at Dr. Schneider in Russell Springs, KY, and was one of two out of 44 applicants to land the award. As he works four hours a day at the plant he's also adding credit for his career path in welding.

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What's Cooking in Columbia Today
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Betty's OK Country Cooking
2339 Campbellsville RD, Columbia, KY (MAP) Phone (270) 384-5664. No smoking section. Breakfast served anytime.
Lunch/Dinner on the Buffet - MEATS: Catfish. Turkey/Dressing. Boneless Chicken Breast + 1 Chicken Leg. Meatloaf. VEGETABLES: Mashed Potatoes/Gravy. Green Beans. Corn. Macaroni/Tomatoes.. Cranberry Orange Salad. Baked Beans. Fried Apples. Peas & Carrots. Stirfry Vegetables. Rolls or Cornbread. On Cold Bar: Tarter Sauce, Cottage Cheese, Coleslaw, Pickles and a Fruit.
Desserts Today:. Homemade Banana Pudding. Pumpkin Pie. HOMEMADE STRAWBERRY COBBLER. Chocolate Pie. Banana Split. Butterscotch Pie. Coconut Pie. Pecan Pie. Caramel Apple/Nut Pie. Lemon Meringue Pie. Sugar Free Vanilla Pie. Betty's Internationally famous OKCC specialty: SAND PIE.
Betty's OK Country Cooking: FULL MENU (Posted Dec. 14, 2013)

Anderson's Pizzeria.
4 Page Menu
1411 Campbellsville Road, Columbia, KY. Open Tuesday-Thursday 10:30am-9pmCT. Friday-Saturday, 10:30am-10pmCT. Open Sunday 11am-9pmCT. Closed Mondays. Phone 270-384-3333 All major credit cards, Visa, Mastercharge, and Discover, accepted. Wi-Fi. No Smoking.
Anderson's Pizzeria is the place for Pizza Buffets. Have lunch here today.
NEW: Anderson's Pizzeria Offers a lunch buffet on weekdays (Tuesday-Friday), 11am-2pm. The buffet includes our delicious pizza, salad, and spaghetti with garlic knots. It's only $6.99. (Also on SUNDAYS now!)
Our SANDWICH of the Week: MEATBALL SANDWICH. The best meatballs you've had covered in Marinara and our special Three Cheese Blend served on a lightly toasted French batard. Served with Fries for only 7.99 - Kellis Booth

Anderson's Pizzeria has Meetings Room. Book Your Event Today.

Patty's Liberty Road General Store and Deli
In the Village of Vester, (Adair County), 5097 Liberty Road, Columbia, KY 42728. Patty Smith Edwards, owner & manager. Phone 270-380-1039 Hours: 5am-7pmCT/6am-8pmET, Monday through Saturday. Closed Sundays. Smokers & Nonsmokers Welcome. (Open Grill MENU - (2013-08-31)
- BREAKFAST: Come in for full Breakfasts or Grab one of a variety of Fresh, Hot, and ready to eat Breakfast Sandwiches, Coffee and Drinks.

- Today is Open until 3pmCT today.
- HOT HAM & CHEESE with Fries. $4.75 - Adair County Favorite!!!
- 7 oz NEW YORK STRIP STEAK with Potato & Salad + Texas Toast, $9.99 (Yes, it's served anytime; some prefer it at breakfast!
- PINTO BEANS with Hoecake, $2.50
- DESTINATION DESSERTS A lot of people drive to Vester just for these:We'll do our best to keep up with the demand for No Bake Cookies (75 cents). Always, our signature dessert, Brown's SNICKERS PIE. $2.25/serving.
We are now reserving for Thanksgiving and Christmas Dinners. Yes, we will be OPEN Thanksgiving Day, 7am-4pmCT. Hold your Parties and meetings here: See Venues for Meetings

45 Birthdays and Anniversaries for November 22
Happy Anniversary, Dale and Rhonda Burton (1984) | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Anniversary, Derek and Lindsey Cundiff (2008) | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Anniversary, Mike and Debbie Bennett (1986) | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Allen McClister | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Alterine Hadley | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Ann Parson (1996) | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Brian Hargrove | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Brooke Burris (1998) | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Cindy Richards | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Daniel Nissley | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Dean Hayes | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Devon Mason | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Dwayne Loy | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Fred Corbin | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Gloria Richardson | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Gloria Robertson | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Jackson Cade Todd (2008) | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, James Brown | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Jayden Kennedy Padilla (2001) | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Jerrod Phelps | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Joshua Baird | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Lillian Roland | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Pat Franklin | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Phillip Setter | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Ryan McQueary (1975) | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Ryan Montgomery | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Shelbie Ann-Marie Pierce (2004) | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Sidney Foster (1947) | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Sue Coomer | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Tabitha F. Denton | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Louise Bailey, 79, Adair Co., KY (1930) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Roy Elwood Porter Finley, KY (1945) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Edith Ann Perkins Taylor Co., KY (1920) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Vernison Roy, Dunnville, KY (1926) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Alice Gaye Wilson, Russell Co., KY (1949) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Charles Henry White, Columbia, KY (1932) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Shelly Nichole Thrasher, formerly of Burkesville, KY (1981) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Jane McKinley, Russell Co., KY (1927-2014) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Jimmy Hodge, Campbellsville, KY (1940-2014) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Paul Webb, 87, Adair County, KY (1926-2014) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Mackenzie P. Bryant, Russell Co., KY (1996-2014) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Cellie Green (1894-1984) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Marshall "Roscoe" Squires | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Ruth Hayes | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Sidney Austin Foster (1947) | (Updates/Corrections)
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