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Site News: Recurrent Events posted for September 2014

The list was updated in the very early hours Monday morning. We still awaiting confirmation on some recurrent events. School Council meetings are posted as sent by principals, for instance, and sports events are posted as received and when they contain, name of event, street & number, and city for location, hour & zone for time, day/month/year for when, and meet criteria for news. Events are continuously updated. We encourage readers and contributors to scan each time they visit CM for changes, including late cancellations for whatever reason. A VERY IMPORTANT NOTE: When cancellations or re-schedules occur, they usually come in a hectic batch, and priority is given to changes already posted in CM EVENTS. To make the change on those sometimes frenetically paced days, please use the "Comments or Corrections" button with the event to be modified - and a must - send phone and/or email with the corrections in case some necessary information is needed. Thanks to all for making CM EVENTS work so well. - EW

Recurrent events have been posted and updated for September, 2014. If your organization's events are not in Events, please send as soon as possible to get the greatest impact for your event.

Thanks to everyone for the wonderful response we've gotten to appeals to submit Events in our format. We especially appreciate the help of the members of the Adair County Ministerial Association, public officials, and schools and institutions. And of course, we appreciate those public minded advertisers and supporters without whom could not be possible.

We're including a few notes below for those who may not be familiar with our process for handling news items:

Join a growing number of savvy advertisers who are promoting goods and services using CM Front Page ads with CM Events. CALL (270) 250-2730 for information. So many people tell us that the Events Calendar is so important the site would be tops with them, if Events were the only thing Columbia Magazine contained.
New to Events Posting? Don't hesitate to give a ring at 270-250-2730 for guidance. If your event submission is not posted within two business hours after submission, give a call to 270-250-2730.
Please include the answers to the 5W's and an H, as in this checklist:
  • Who? Who was involved?
  • What? What is happening (what is the story)?
  • When? When does it take place?
  • Where? Where is the venue: Name of location, Street Number, Street, City, State.
  • Why? Why will it happen? What is the purpose?
  • How? How does it happen? For this, tell whether it is a public event or for members only, whether it is free or there is an admission
For fastest posting, submit news in full sentence, paragraph form, using format and sequence:
  • Date Example: February 26, 2014
  • Time Example: 6pmCT or 7pmET/6pmCT
  • Address Example: First Church, 777 Elm AV, Columbia, KY
  • Phone Number: (270) 380-2222
A completed submission might read:
Glory singers at First Church, Sun., Feb. 28, 2010
Glory Singers, Burkesville, KY, will be in concert at First Church, 777 Elm AV, Columbia, KY, at 10:30amCT, Sunday, March 28, 2011. Pastor Bro. Bob and congregation welcome all to join us.Bro. Bob Roberts
Events submissions submitted as flyers are considered ads.

Events submissions submitted in formats other than those submitted in full sentence, paragraph form, using format and sequence, may be considered advertising.

For quickest posts, please send all information in one email and include contact information. If additional information is asked for, please include in one new email with all information. Please send in caps and lower case. All caps submissions may be returned.

Please remember that while offers the most comprehensive announcement package, free, of any media, events may be posted only if the venue includes Street No. and Street Name. "Directions" are not posted. If there is a charge for the event you may be notified that the event is advertising.

A sense of Fair Play

And, If it is advertising on any media - broadcast, cable/tv, other internet, signs, apparel, posters, newspapers (including shoppers) - it is considered advertising on ColumbiaMagazine. News posted in a paid format is advertising on

Finally, the Events Calendar is made possible through our advertisers and sponsors. We appreciate it when readers tell advertisers that they appreciate their support of this community service. -CM

This story was posted on 2014-09-02 03:43:07
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