Printed from:

Welcome to Columbia Magazine  


Photo Archives from Click here for more photos.

The Whitehurst Diaries: Strange bloomings - Big picture

2011-10-18 - Old Gradyville Road, Gradyville, KY - Photo by Sharon Whitehurst.
This photo is jury trial quality proof that of crabapples in October in Gradyville, KY, a sigogglin reminder of the greatest campaign slogan in history, when candidate for Mayor of Columbia Squaredeal Downey promised to make the roses bloom in January. He won, but as if, just to spite him, the weather deities sent Columbia three years of Siberian winters, just six days after the Inauguration was over and the World's Largest Chili Bowl failed to make it into either the Guinness Book of World Records, though it will live forever in the more important World Record Book of Guinnesses. Then again, it could be a sign of the second coming of Al Gore and the re-invention of the internet.

Read More... | Permalink | Comments?

If you have photos you'd like to share with ColumbiaMagazine readers, please email .jpg files to Please include your name, an email address or phone number, the date the photo was taken, and the location and names of anyone in the photos.


Quick Links to Popular Features content is available as an RSS/XML feed for your RSS reader or other news aggregator.
Use the following link:

Contact us: Columbia Magazine and are published by D'Zine, Ltd., PO Box 906, Columbia, KY 42728.
Phone: 270-250-2730 Fax: 270-751-0401

Please use our contact page, or send questions about technical issues with this site to All logos and trademarks used on this site are property of their respective owners. All comments remain the property and responsibility of their posters, all articles and photos remain the property of their creators, and all the rest is copyright 1995-Present by Columbia! Magazine and D'Zine, Ltd. Privacy policy: use of this site requires no sharing of information. Voluntarily shared information may be published and made available to the public on this site and/or stored electronically. Anonymous submissions will be subject to additional verification. Cookies are not required to use our site. However, if you have cookies enabled in your web browser, some of our advertisers may use cookies for interest-based advertising across multiple domains. For more information about third-party advertising, visit the NAI web privacy site.