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  125 Most recent stories in topic Local History
  1. Tornado April 29, 1971: numbed citizenry, communications, power, dead
    Posted: 2022-05-03, Story ID: 122312

  2. Tornado April 29, 1971: Six lost their lives in Adair County
    Posted: 2022-04-30, Story ID: 122267

  3. Letter: Pyrus needs to be added to community map
    Posted: 2021-10-18, Story ID: 119276

  4. History of the Columbia-Campbellsville stagecoach
    Posted: 2020-09-15, Story ID: 112739

  5. Stones at Trabue Russell House used to form a garden
    Posted: 2020-07-08, Story ID: 111586

  6. History: Adair County 'Son' Parker Hardin French
    Posted: 2019-10-19, Story ID: 106867

  7. Write your memoirs for people 100 years from today
    Posted: 2019-05-05, Story ID: 103813

  8. Marilyn Stivers: Ramona Wheeler 1st ever Miss Adair Co. Fair
    Posted: 2018-09-03, Story ID: 99327

  9. Miss Adair County Fair 1958, Zona Bryant photo finally found
    Posted: 2018-08-24, Story ID: 99143

  10. Mike Watson finds date Zona Bryant was Miss AC Fair - 1958
    Posted: 2018-08-23, Story ID: 99122

  11. Edmonton time capsule unlike few, if any, others
    Posted: 2018-08-19, Story ID: 99062

  12. Book signing for Lanny Tucker book 'Harp's Head'
    Posted: 2018-08-09, Story ID: 98904

  13. Meeting to plan ACHS 40th reunion is 7 Aug 2018 in Columbia
    Posted: 2018-08-05, Story ID: 98815

  14. Reader helps to ID Photo #76239
    Posted: 2018-08-05, Story ID: 98799

  15. Query: Joyce Groce asks about Marcums of Sulphur Well, KY
    Posted: 2018-07-30, Story ID: 98709

  16. Fredia Melton: In Memory Birthday - Valerie Dawn Melton Keith, (1973-2003)
    Posted: 2018-07-25, Story ID: 98612

  17. Kentucky Historical society has new director, Scott Alvey
    Posted: 2018-07-23, Story ID: 98569

  18. Query #98550 reply for Cliff Bottoms: re Mit Quinn
    Posted: 2018-07-23, Story ID: 98567

  19. Query: Cliff Bottoms seeks information on his 'Granda'
    Posted: 2018-07-21, Story ID: 98550

  20. Local History & Genealogy Dept. busy place on Thu 19 Jul 2018 - ALBUM
    Posted: 2018-07-19, Story ID: 98507

  21. Thai Cave rescue reminder of Chris Bennett story on Floyd Collins
    Posted: 2018-07-11, Story ID: 98367

  22. A brief lineage of the Page Drug Store and its successors , c. 1870-1982
    Posted: 2018-07-10, Story ID: 98336

  23. QUERY: Is a script for Affair at Tucker's Station extant?
    Posted: 2018-06-17, Story ID: 97944

  24. Frances Salyers: Phillip Coffey story on Meat Skin Road name.
    Posted: 2018-06-11, Story ID: 97827

  25. Wanda Beard - Yes, Reed Combest lived at Joppa
    Posted: 2018-06-11, Story ID: 97823

  26. Mike Watson: Darlene Campbell Melungeon program a sensation!
    Posted: 2018-06-10, Story ID: 97818

  27. Story Lawrence Gilpin told Hunter Durham of 'Meatskin' Road
    Posted: 2018-06-09, Story ID: 97805

  28. History Query: How did 'Meatskin Road' get the name?
    Posted: 2018-06-08, Story ID: 97788

  29. William Gimbel: Memorial Day 2018 in Joppa, KY
    Posted: 2018-05-28, Story ID: 97588

  30. Vonnie Kolbenschlag: The stone faces on courthouse columns
    Posted: 2018-05-23, Story ID: 97481

  31. Query: Anyone remember Inis McKinney winning baby contest
    Posted: 2018-05-16, Story ID: 97317

  32. Maury asks: Did Reed Combest live on Joppa farm???
    Posted: 2018-05-11, Story ID: 97245

  33. Great attendance at Bart Cain lecture at ACPL
    Posted: 2018-05-09, Story ID: 97203

  34. Jean Cravens shares memories of the 40s
    Posted: 2018-05-06, Story ID: 97153

  35. Glen Wilham answers Query #97038: Different Tim McDonald
    Posted: 2018-05-01, Story ID: 97041

  36. Query: Question on Tim McDonald of Gilpin, Casey Co., KY
    Posted: 2018-05-01, Story ID: 97038

  37. DAVID GREER: Lunch with grandma
    Posted: 2018-04-26, Story ID: 96959

  38. Edmonton is 200! Metcalfe County not quite as old!
    Posted: 2018-04-23, Story ID: 96903

  39. JIM: 80 years ago, Lefty Rosenbaum joined Greenwood Dodgers
    Posted: 2018-04-07, Story ID: 96605

  40. Daniel Trabue to speak: Mr. Richard Phelps, at Adair Co. Library Mon 2 Apr 2018
    Posted: 2018-03-25, Story ID: 96376

  41. Hunter Durham remembers Lewis Coffey's art
    Posted: 2018-03-19, Story ID: 96276

  42. Ann Heskamp Curtis: Of the Town Branch, and much more
    Posted: 2018-03-11, Story ID: 96136

  43. Columbia City Police solve Mammoth Crime - 16 Jun 1970
    Posted: 2018-03-03, Story ID: 95986

  44. Myrtle found at the old Scott place
    Posted: 2018-03-02, Story ID: 95949

  45. Commission on Women seeks nominations for History Maker award
    Posted: 2018-02-23, Story ID: 95850

  46. Hale & Partin expeditions covertly explored Coffey Cave
    Posted: 2018-02-23, Story ID: 95839

  47. Larry Walker: There IS a cave on Sales F. Coffey lot
    Posted: 2018-02-21, Story ID: 95807

  48. George Rice: Sister lived across street from Hancock Hotel
    Posted: 2018-02-21, Story ID: 95800

  49. Mike Watson: Photo 77315 - Everyone loves a parade!
    Posted: 2018-02-21, Story ID: 95795

  50. Hunter Durham: Stopping the bus on icy Muldraugh Hill
    Posted: 2018-02-20, Story ID: 95781

  51. Mike Watson: Sep 1942 difficult, but inspirational, time for U.S.A
    Posted: 2018-02-16, Story ID: 95717

  52. Mitzi Bault: Grandpa Waggener's WWII ration card
    Posted: 2018-02-15, Story ID: 95695

  53. JIM: Chelf Motor Co. became Columbia Motor Co - Aug 1928
    Posted: 2018-02-08, Story ID: 95562

  54. George Rice: Mr. Arnold Coomer really loved pawpaws
    Posted: 2018-02-06, Story ID: 95519

  55. Hunter Durham: Coomer's stored law records after hotel fire
    Posted: 2018-02-06, Story ID: 95510

  56. You could buy almost anything at Hob's Store in Gradyville
    Posted: 2018-02-04, Story ID: 95478

  57. Headlines from Adair County News, February 1943
    Posted: 2018-02-04, Story ID: 95474

  58. Mike Watson: Adair County as seat of learning, in the law
    Posted: 2018-01-30, Story ID: 95385

  59. Bicycles, Lunatics and a Crazy Old Witch
    Posted: 2018-01-29, Story ID: 95380

  60. Frances Salyers: Revelation of plans for Old Roley Schoolhouse
    Posted: 2018-01-26, Story ID: 95321

  61. JIM: Epperson-Jeffries-Collins hack service to/from Columbia
    Posted: 2018-01-20, Story ID: 95199

  62. Ken Hill hosts primitives encampment W of Glens Fork, KY
    Posted: 2018-01-15, Story ID: 95068

  63. Mike Watson: The Gilmer Brothers of Adair Co., KY/War of 1812
    Posted: 2018-01-08, Story ID: 94924

  64. Miss Victoria Browning-Pike: Greater Bliss Historical Moment
    Posted: 2018-01-07, Story ID: 94903

  65. Susie Grant wrote concise, engrossing Neatsville, KY history
    Posted: 2017-12-25, Story ID: 94692

  66. Mike Watson: Memories of Christmases Past
    Posted: 2017-12-24, Story ID: 94669

  67. Brenda McQueary remembers magical time at Nell's
    Posted: 2017-12-20, Story ID: 94602

  68. Writer remembers buying first wallet at Nell's Variety
    Posted: 2017-12-18, Story ID: 94552

  69. Nell's Variety 5/10 brings back memories for kid at heart
    Posted: 2017-12-17, Story ID: 94551

  70. Nell's was a giant treasure chest - a wonderland of the 60s
    Posted: 2017-12-16, Story ID: 94536

  71. Vonnie Kolbenschlag: Fill-in notes on Judge Baker's story
    Posted: 2017-12-07, Story ID: 94344

  72. Melewi wants directions, more information about Hurt House
    Posted: 2017-12-06, Story ID: 94327

  73. JIM: Hot deals in 1957 at Columbia's White Cash & Kroger Stores
    Posted: 2017-11-19, Story ID: 94051

  74. Birthday Wish: I need an Angel to guide me
    Posted: 2017-11-17, Story ID: 94024

  75. JIM: 1929 upheaval in funeral business started 88 year tradition
    Posted: 2017-11-05, Story ID: 93763

  76. Election Return, Adair County, 6 Aug 1863 - Thomas Bramlette
    Posted: 2017-10-24, Story ID: 93519

  77. ACHS '62 reunion: Dr. Stephens rights a 55 year old injustice
    Posted: 2017-10-22, Story ID: 93492

  78. Jackson Brower: On Gordon Crump's mentoring young journalist
    Posted: 2017-10-22, Story ID: 93488

  79. Licenses Plates: A word on low numbered plates in Adair County
    Posted: 2017-10-10, Story ID: 93278

  80. Silent City 2017 - Eleventh Annual Event a near perfect one
    Posted: 2017-10-08, Story ID: 93239

  81. Voices from the Past, Greensburg Cemetery, Thu 5 Oct 2017
    Posted: 2017-09-25, Story ID: 92966

  82. Mike Crain: Cocanougher kin read CM in Texas, C-ville, Columbia
    Posted: 2017-09-16, Story ID: 92795

  83. Mystery Church: Dale Burton thinks it was at Spout Springs
    Posted: 2017-09-07, Story ID: 92595

  84. Annual Class Reunion Columbia HS Class of 1953 - 2 Sep 2017
    Posted: 2017-08-23, Story ID: 92325

  85. Mike Watson: Reckoning time via the Eclipse
    Posted: 2017-08-21, Story ID: 92279

  86. Great Read for those who were teens of the 1980's and 90's
    Posted: 2017-08-20, Story ID: 92257

  87. Miss Victoria claims kin to Virginia Sparks Wonderling
    Posted: 2017-08-12, Story ID: 92133

  88. Virginia Sparks Wonderling comments on G-G Grandfather, Josiah Hunter
    Posted: 2017-08-11, Story ID: 92124

  89. Vicky Pike: Josiah Hunter 2nd President of Bank of Columbia
    Posted: 2017-08-11, Story ID: 92108

  90. 60th year ACHS Class of 1957 reunion 30 Sep 2017 at LWC
    Posted: 2017-08-10, Story ID: 92090

  91. Mike Watson: Hopes Forgotten Service Men will be added
    Posted: 2017-08-09, Story ID: 92069

  92. J.D. GEE: A passing note on V.F.W. Hall/Post Hall
    Posted: 2017-08-06, Story ID: 92009

  93. Joe Hare: In 1968, VFW was meeting at Elmer Bryant's place
    Posted: 2017-08-05, Story ID: 92007

  94. Mike Watson will help families find black sheep
    Posted: 2017-08-01, Story ID: 91925

  95. Revisiting Classic Story: An Adair Co. war/Burton-Harmon feud
    Posted: 2017-07-31, Story ID: 91907

  96. Patent for the Triplett and Scott repeater carbine
    Posted: 2017-07-11, Story ID: 91559

  97. Triplett & Scott repeater carbine invented by Adair Countians
    Posted: 2017-07-10, Story ID: 91547

  98. ACHS Class of 1967 will hold 50th year reunion Sat 5 Aug 2017
    Posted: 2017-07-06, Story ID: 91483

  99. 17th President of Bank of Columbia joins list of great leaders
    Posted: 2017-07-06, Story ID: 91468

  100. Mike Watson: 65 years ago, Adair Co. Sesqui-Centennial Observed 13 Jun 1952
    Posted: 2017-06-13, Story ID: 91080

  101. Adair Heritage Association meets quarterly - next 19 Jun 2017
    Posted: 2017-06-13, Story ID: 91069

  102. JIM: Emery Bennett & Mollie Jeffries & auto business in Columbia
    Posted: 2017-06-11, Story ID: 91040

  103. BJ Fudge: Were Prices Creek, Big Creek churches moved from namesake creeks?
    Posted: 2017-06-10, Story ID: 91026

  104. 110 Years Ago Today- The Gradyville Flood (7 Jun 2017)
    Posted: 2017-06-07, Story ID: 90968

  105. Invasion of Normandy--D-Day, 6 June 1944--Operation Overlord
    Posted: 2017-06-06, Story ID: 90939

  106. Mrs. Kittie Ann Frazer to speak at Adair Co. Public Library
    Posted: 2017-06-03, Story ID: 90895

  107. Humor: Case of missing hoe baffled police, crime reporter
    Posted: 2017-05-30, Story ID: 90829

  108. Memorial Day--Decoration Day (Part 1 of 2)
    Posted: 2017-05-28, Story ID: 90792

  109. Adair County Public Library invites all to research families
    Posted: 2017-05-22, Story ID: 90665

  110. Columbia High School Basketball Team, 1938/Graduation Events
    Posted: 2017-05-17, Story ID: 90583

  111. Camp Boyle was located on the outskirts of Columbia
    Posted: 2017-05-10, Story ID: 90473

  112. News from March 18,1927 Adair County News
    Posted: 2017-05-01, Story ID: 90277

  113. Laura Gupton to address Adair Genealogical Society - 1 May 2017
    Posted: 2017-04-23, Story ID: 90144

  114. Columbia Baptist Revival and Icy Baptizing, December 1838
    Posted: 2017-04-17, Story ID: 90025

  115. Hillary Hadley scholarship group to present evening of jazz
    Posted: 2017-04-14, Story ID: 89981

  116. (Ad) Seeking original magazine with article by Noma Dix Winston
    Posted: 2017-04-12, Story ID: 89917

  117. A Little Romance: Gilbert goes to Chance
    Posted: 2017-04-09, Story ID: 89841

  118. Descendant of Thomas Burton of Cobb's Hall writes
    Posted: 2017-03-29, Story ID: 89618

  119. Billy Hadley remembers good days at this house in the early 70s
    Posted: 2017-03-23, Story ID: 89492

  120. INQUIRY re: reprinting Mike Watson article sketch
    Posted: 2017-03-11, Story ID: 89216

  121. Descendant of Thomas Burton wants to visit Cobbs
    Posted: 2017-03-04, Story ID: 89058

  122. Harmon-Burton Feud: It happened in the 1920s in Adair Co., KY
    Posted: 2017-02-14, Story ID: 88695

  123. Mike Watson: 210 Greensburg ST - from home to jail, to SPM
    Posted: 2017-02-13, Story ID: 88670

  124. Mike Watson: Jury List, January 1905
    Posted: 2017-02-02, Story ID: 88477

  125. Kentucky Color - Lucy Clark Demumbrunn Chapter VII
    Posted: 2017-01-29, Story ID: 88389


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