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Steve Warren speaks in opposition to payroll tax

2014-09-04 - City Hall, 116 Campbellsville Street, Columbia, KY - Photo by Ed Waggener Steve Warren an Adair Countian who is not a resident of Columbia, and who, as a Physical Therapist, will be heavily taxed by the proposed Payroll Tax the Columbia City Council is expected to enact at it's October 6, 2014, meeting with approval of a second reading of the ordinance. Warren spoke passionately in opposition to the tax. He cautioned that once enacted, taxes grow, and never go away. The public will have two more chances to voice opinions, at a Special Called Meeting, at 6amCT, Monday, September 8, 2014, at City Hall, 116 Campbellsville Street, Columbia, KY. (We'll keep you posted on the format, time limits, and other public meeting issues as received from Mayor Harris.) The public will also have a chance to comment on the proposed new tax at the Council's regular session, October 6, 2014, in the same location, same time, when the second and final reading before enactment, is scheduled to take place. Clicking Read More accesses the report on the Columbia City Council meeting, September 2, 2014. - CM
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Robert Nicholls, at first CU Noon Organ Recital of school year

2014-09-04 - 429 N Central Avenue, Campbellsville, KY - Photo by Kasey Ricketts Local arts scene: First CU Noon Organ Recital 2014-2015 - Robert Nicholls, well-known conductor and organist at First Presbyterian Church in Evansville, IN, will be the guest for Campbellsville University's first Noon Organ Recital of the new academic year at 11:20amCT/12:20pmET. Tuesday, September 16, at Our Lady of Perpetual Help Catholic Church, 429 N Central Avenue, Campbellsville, next door to Campbellsville University's Gosser Fine Arts Center. Everyone is welcome to attend this event free of charge. The half-hour recital will be a mixture of standard and improvisation literature appropriate to the mechanical action Pomplitz organ and improvisation, according to Dr. Wesley Roberts, professor of music. - KASEY RICKETTS, for Campbellsville University
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Dr. Ron Rogers: Dogs Don't Bark at Parked Cars

2014-09-04 - City Hall, 116 Campbellsville Street, Columbia, KY - Photo by Ed Waggener Listening to citizen comments - Councillors Dr. Ron Rogers, Charles Grimsley, and Councillor and Mayoral Candidate June Parsons listened to citizen comments on the proposed new Columbia City Payroll Tax. Dr. Rogers, who heartily endorsed the proposed tax, quoted a popular saying, "Dogs don't bark at parked cars," perhaps the most memorable comment on the issue, saying that change is needed, and that the payroll tax is right, whether everyone likes it or not. The public will have two more chances to voice opinions, at a Special Called Meeting, at 6amCT, Monday, September 8, 2014, at City Hall, 116 Campbellsville Street, Columbia, KY. (We'll keep you posted on the format, time limits, and other public meeting issues as received from Mayor Harris.) The public will also have a chance to comment on the proposed new tax at the Council's regular session, October 6, 2014, in the same location, same time, when the second and final reading before enactment, is scheduled to take place. Clicking Read More accesses the report on the Columbia City Council meeting, September 2, 2014. - CM
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