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  1. Writing and sharing memories makes a difference
    Posted: 2017-09-13, Story ID: 92714

  2. Dr. Arnold challenges Pope's position on climate change skeptics
    Posted: 2017-09-13, Story ID: 92707

  3. Cynthia Meyer: Where are the jobs to pay for tax?
    Posted: 2017-09-11, Story ID: 92687

  4. OP ED: Secretary Grimes issues statement on pension reform
    Posted: 2017-08-30, Story ID: 92456

  5. OP-ED: Saving Kentucky's Retirement Systems
    Posted: 2017-08-30, Story ID: 92448

  6. V. Kolbenschlag: Let's take Gov. Bevin up on Beautify challenge
    Posted: 2017-08-28, Story ID: 92406

  7. Mary Knight finds Oscar-winning weeders at work in our town
    Posted: 2017-08-26, Story ID: 92378

  8. Ann Pearson: Writer agrees with letter wanting more jobs . . .
    Posted: 2017-08-22, Story ID: 92289

  9. Nancy Grigsby: Organic agriculture deserves respect
    Posted: 2017-08-16, Story ID: 92198

  10. James Getchell on roadside spraying: Stop the insanity!
    Posted: 2017-08-14, Story ID: 92152

  11. BJ Fudge endorses crosswalks as added safety for LWC residents
    Posted: 2017-08-06, Story ID: 92013

  12. George Kolbenschlag: Agrees on Hay-bales on sidewalk solution
    Posted: 2017-07-29, Story ID: 91887

  13. Charles Marshburn: Enforcement is answer
    Posted: 2017-07-29, Story ID: 91885

  14. Ann Pearson: Wants more ticketing to make streets safer
    Posted: 2017-07-27, Story ID: 91835

  15. Writer: Onus of responsibility, vehicles v pedestrian, is on driver
    Posted: 2017-07-25, Story ID: 91813

  16. Thanks to Rep. James Comer for help getting passport
    Posted: 2017-07-20, Story ID: 91742

  17. Shannon Sexton: Kayaking is the thing to do now, but . . .
    Posted: 2017-07-17, Story ID: 91674

  18. My Rant Today: Occasional op ed piece by Miss Victoria Pike
    Posted: 2017-07-11, Story ID: 91564

  19. Steve and Cheryl Strodtman proud of Rep. James Comer
    Posted: 2017-06-26, Story ID: 91310

  20. Ann Pearson: Gas is always higher in Columbia
    Posted: 2017-06-23, Story ID: 91262

  21. David Smith: Thinks one parking spot ought to be eliminated
    Posted: 2017-06-23, Story ID: 91259

  22. Billy J. Fudge: Believes there is a place for trucks, for pedestrians
    Posted: 2017-06-12, Story ID: 91053

  23. Charles Marshburn: A question of greater missions
    Posted: 2017-06-11, Story ID: 91037

  24. George Kolbenschlag: NO THROUGH TRUCK TRAFFIC signs
    Posted: 2017-06-11, Story ID: 91032

  25. Robby Morrison: Intersection is fatality waiting to happen
    Posted: 2017-06-09, Story ID: 91001

  26. Barbara Armitage: Ideas for FM2 mural/banner at FM2
    Posted: 2017-06-07, Story ID: 90974

  27. Doug Beard offers splendid suggestion on an FM 2 murals
    Posted: 2017-06-04, Story ID: 90914

  28. Adair Democratic Party meets Fri, 9 June 2017 at Cranmer
    Posted: 2017-06-04, Story ID: 90907

  29. Sycamore Springs: 2017 Crusade scene stirs silent 'Thank You'
    Posted: 2017-06-03, Story ID: 90897

  30. Jon Halsey: Here's a News Flash:
    Posted: 2017-06-03, Story ID: 90892

  31. Vicky Pike: Update on Free Tipping day, 27 May 2017
    Posted: 2017-05-25, Story ID: 90747

  32. Joyce M. Coomer: Spraying only enhances target plants
    Posted: 2017-05-22, Story ID: 90673

  33. Senator Max Wise's Legislative Update. 20 May 2017
    Posted: 2017-05-20, Story ID: 90648

  34. Harry Mack has stopped telemarketers with call-blocker
    Posted: 2017-05-17, Story ID: 90581

  35. Jon Halsey: Political parties pushback to keep robocalls
    Posted: 2017-05-13, Story ID: 90528

  36. Happy that needle exchange program is coming to Adair Co.
    Posted: 2017-05-12, Story ID: 90518

  37. Senator Max Wise: Legislative Update 10 May 2017
    Posted: 2017-05-10, Story ID: 90478

  38. Zac Oakes: Drug addiction is multi-faceted problem
    Posted: 2017-05-02, Story ID: 90309

  39. Margo Miller: Procedure for traffic light failure
    Posted: 2017-05-01, Story ID: 90289

  40. Lent: what are you giving up?
    Posted: 2017-04-12, Story ID: 89925

  41. Concerning the grant to Lindsey Wilson from Kosair Charities
    Posted: 2017-04-05, Story ID: 89756

  42. Tell everyone to be careful when driving on Hurt Street . . .
    Posted: 2017-03-31, Story ID: 89661

  43. H. Hunter Durham, Esq. thinks Mystery Varmint Ol' Rob
    Posted: 2017-03-28, Story ID: 89590

  44. Letter: Local printing busineses not acknowledged, supported
    Posted: 2017-03-24, Story ID: 89516

  45. God's perfection - letter from Joyce M. Coomer
    Posted: 2017-03-23, Story ID: 89484

  46. COF: Wonders why city put road in middle of dump?
    Posted: 2017-03-20, Story ID: 89408

  47. Joyce Coomer: Some litter I wonder about
    Posted: 2017-03-18, Story ID: 89355

  48. Guy Babin: Litter addiction also a community problem
    Posted: 2017-03-17, Story ID: 89349

  49. Lifting History: Why it's time to end the Cuban trade embargo
    Posted: 2017-03-16, Story ID: 89314

  50. John Howery: Comments on Mayor's statement
    Posted: 2017-03-08, Story ID: 89138

  51. BJF - Campfire photo is classic
    Posted: 2017-03-05, Story ID: 89085

  52. JIM - If you choose to give, give wisely
    Posted: 2017-03-05, Story ID: 89078

  53. BJF: How will future JIM look back on today's Columbia?
    Posted: 2017-02-26, Story ID: 88938

  54. Sen. Max Wise's Legislative Update Fri 24 Feb 2017
    Posted: 2017-02-25, Story ID: 88915

  55. Writer asks about fines for littering
    Posted: 2017-02-23, Story ID: 88889

  56. Taylor Co. resident for quick action on school bus safety issue
    Posted: 2017-02-21, Story ID: 88847

  57. Senator Max Wise's Legislative Update. 17 Feb 2017
    Posted: 2017-02-17, Story ID: 88775

  58. Victoria Pike: Total disgust with trash along AC roads
    Posted: 2017-02-14, Story ID: 88703

  59. Legislative Update: Sen. Max Wise - 10 Feb 2017
    Posted: 2017-02-10, Story ID: 88639

  60. Ben Arnold: Endorses pro-active CAUD gas initiative
    Posted: 2017-02-10, Story ID: 88638

  61. Commentary: Historical buildings are not replaceable
    Posted: 2017-02-10, Story ID: 88636

  62. Joyce Coomer: Comments on proposed dog law
    Posted: 2017-02-07, Story ID: 88561

  63. Ben Burris reports on conditions at Bowling Green
    Posted: 2017-02-04, Story ID: 88508

  64. Vonnie Kolbenschlag comments on Historic Courthouse
    Posted: 2017-02-02, Story ID: 88453

  65. Heather Evans: On humane treatment of surplus cats
    Posted: 2017-01-20, Story ID: 88217

  66. Ralph Waggener: Good to see Adair Fiscal Court in proper attire
    Posted: 2017-01-11, Story ID: 88027

  67. Comment: Grant for environment? or more personal responsibility?
    Posted: 2017-01-10, Story ID: 88000

  68. V. Kolbenschlag proposes post-holiday electronics pickup
    Posted: 2017-01-01, Story ID: 87835

  69. Mary Bardin: On some area hospital fortunes
    Posted: 2017-01-01, Story ID: 87832

  70. BJF: Hippo could be conjured up from Holmes Bend story
    Posted: 2016-12-31, Story ID: 87820

  71. Jon Halsey: Not so enamored with new cell phone tax
    Posted: 2016-12-24, Story ID: 87717

  72. Ralph Waggener suggests red brick sidewalks as alternative
    Posted: 2016-12-23, Story ID: 87691

  73. Reader says Wed 21 Dec 2016 CM edition buoyed his day
    Posted: 2016-12-22, Story ID: 87672

  74. Billy Joe Fudge: Bigger culvert, new bridge may be necessary
    Posted: 2016-12-19, Story ID: 87618

  75. Billy Joe Fudge: Making crosswalks safer
    Posted: 2016-12-02, Story ID: 87290

  76. Thanks to Mr. Reed for all he has done for schools
    Posted: 2016-12-01, Story ID: 87277

  77. Rodney Thompson suggests comeuppance for arsonist(s)
    Posted: 2016-11-27, Story ID: 87195

  78. Pinewood brick and stone a nice touch
    Posted: 2016-11-26, Story ID: 87183

  79. Sen. Max Wise: Legislative update. Thanksgiving wishes
    Posted: 2016-11-20, Story ID: 87073

  80. Hunter Durham: Bad feeling see the tree cut down
    Posted: 2016-11-19, Story ID: 87054

  81. Billy Joe Fudge thinks schools' momentum will continue to propel
    Posted: 2016-11-19, Story ID: 87052

  82. Charles Marshburn asks about surveillance cameras re: shooting
    Posted: 2016-11-19, Story ID: 87049

  83. George Kolbenschlag: Comment on End the Week in one voice
    Posted: 2016-11-13, Story ID: 86925

  84. Lake Area Foundation seeks $10,000 endowment for senior centers
    Posted: 2016-11-02, Story ID: 86686

  85. The COF: Picture composer may see National Geographic comin'
    Posted: 2016-10-18, Story ID: 86323

  86. Mary Knight: More credit to spread around
    Posted: 2016-10-13, Story ID: 86264

  87. Dr. Marian Smith: Expert authority vouches for TJ Health Fair
    Posted: 2016-10-12, Story ID: 86223

  88. Laura Harris: Sad first for our little townl!
    Posted: 2016-10-08, Story ID: 86155

  89. Joyce Coomer: Why I voted No on No Smoking Survey
    Posted: 2016-10-06, Story ID: 86122

  90. Heartland Parkway engineering problems like ones in Taylor
    Posted: 2016-10-05, Story ID: 86099

  91. John Halsey: Agrees with Joyce Coomer
    Posted: 2016-10-05, Story ID: 86094

  92. Engineering and the human factor
    Posted: 2016-10-05, Story ID: 86092

  93. Markings on Highway 55N now broke, needs fixing
    Posted: 2016-10-03, Story ID: 86058

  94. Linda Cook: Is it too late for a do-over before a fatality?
    Posted: 2016-10-03, Story ID: 86038

  95. Comments on safety of new (Heartland Pkwy) road design
    Posted: 2016-10-03, Story ID: 86037

  96. Academic Dean Phyllis got it right
    Posted: 2016-09-29, Story ID: 85966

  97. Tommy Melson: Remembering 911 . . .
    Posted: 2016-09-11, Story ID: 85584

  98. Writer says driving habits of some are chilling
    Posted: 2016-09-09, Story ID: 85536

  99. Adair Co. Fair Association/Jaycees Statement on changes
    Posted: 2016-09-06, Story ID: 85473

  100. Sen. Max Wise Legislative Update: 2 Sep 2016
    Posted: 2016-09-03, Story ID: 85422

  101. Rickie Williams: Wonders why people told about prank
    Posted: 2016-08-31, Story ID: 85362

  102. Billy Joe Fudge: Source of water affects taste
    Posted: 2016-08-22, Story ID: 85173

  103. Anyone have point-of-use solutions to bad tasting water
    Posted: 2016-08-22, Story ID: 85166

  104. Dave Rosenbaum: Adair's Zeno & Ruby Lawhorn set standard
    Posted: 2016-08-21, Story ID: 85149

  105. Vonnie Kolbenschlag: More encouragement to recycle needed
    Posted: 2016-08-15, Story ID: 85022

  106. Traffic accident reports should contain certain information
    Posted: 2016-08-15, Story ID: 85019

  107. Partisanship re: Ask What You Can Do for Your Commonwealth
    Posted: 2016-08-07, Story ID: 84833

  108. To The Folks of Adair County!
    Posted: 2016-08-03, Story ID: 84764

  109. Bob Barnes: Hold next year's AC Fair at Industrial Park
    Posted: 2016-07-24, Story ID: 84596

  110. What would you want for the next Adair County Fairgrounds?
    Posted: 2016-07-24, Story ID: 84591

  111. Kentucky Color: Dunwoody GA and quality urban planning
    Posted: 2016-07-17, Story ID: 84465

  112. Ralph Waggener comments: Beauty is in eye of beholder
    Posted: 2016-07-04, Story ID: 84202

  113. Sunrise clouds 1 Jul 2016 inspired him to stop for pictures
    Posted: 2016-07-03, Story ID: 84190

  114. RRW Comment on: Joyce Coomer on kids
    Posted: 2016-07-03, Story ID: 84189

  115. Mark Hale: Columbia has an opportunity for nice truck stop
    Posted: 2016-07-01, Story ID: 84153

  116. Stephen Collins: Ordinance like Casey Co. nepotism law needed
    Posted: 2016-06-29, Story ID: 84107

  117. Chris Reeder: Bigger and better Farmers Market would benefit all
    Posted: 2016-06-27, Story ID: 84068

  118. Sen. Max Wise Legislative Update: Fri 24 Jun 2016
    Posted: 2016-06-25, Story ID: 84013

  119. Dr. Arnold comments of Brexit
    Posted: 2016-06-24, Story ID: 84006

  120. Victoria Pike wants more street lights on Burkesville St/Rd
    Posted: 2016-06-19, Story ID: 83900

  121. Sen. Max Wise Legislative Update: Fri 17 Jun 2016
    Posted: 2016-06-17, Story ID: 83884

  122. Vonnie Kolbenschlag: Lauds CJE, Fiscal Court for tree decision
    Posted: 2016-06-17, Story ID: 83883

  123. Joyce Coomer joins forces with Hunter - on trees
    Posted: 2016-06-17, Story ID: 83872

  124. Miss Victoria grateful for helicopter revelation from CJE, Senator
    Posted: 2016-06-14, Story ID: 83808

  125. The COF: Peace In The Valley
    Posted: 2016-06-12, Story ID: 83779

  126. Sen. Max Wise Legislative Update: Fri 10 Jun 2016
    Posted: 2016-06-10, Story ID: 83736

  127. Cynthia Rowe: KY 55 North would have been better left alone
    Posted: 2016-06-10, Story ID: 83735

  128. Joyce Coomer: I have a butterfly garden
    Posted: 2016-06-07, Story ID: 83684

  129. Jon Halsey comments on Guaranteed Income for Every American
    Posted: 2016-06-05, Story ID: 83641

  130. Epicurean Kentuckian link: BBC's Secret of Supreme Court Diet
    Posted: 2016-06-04, Story ID: 83623

  131. Jon Halsey: A letter to Ralph & Glinda on their retirement
    Posted: 2016-06-03, Story ID: 83616

  132. Jim Harris thanks for signing (ASL) at ACHS graduation
    Posted: 2016-06-02, Story ID: 83602

  133. Steve Coomer: Concentrate on the staff
    Posted: 2016-06-02, Story ID: 83588

  134. Robert Cumming: Gov. Bevin takes right step on Dual Credit
    Posted: 2016-06-01, Story ID: 83569

  135. Jon Halsey: What I will be missing by not watching Tv
    Posted: 2016-05-21, Story ID: 83329

  136. Billy Joe Fudge: Followup on Civics Lesson
    Posted: 2016-05-20, Story ID: 83281

  137. Billy Joe Fudge: Civics lesson
    Posted: 2016-05-20, Story ID: 83269

  138. Shannon Sexton: Disappointed in Fiscal Court vote
    Posted: 2016-05-19, Story ID: 83261

  139. Gary Rose has questions for city and county on ABC restrictions
    Posted: 2016-05-18, Story ID: 83248

  140. PAC chair questions Magistrates about Restrictive ABC ordinance
    Posted: 2016-05-17, Story ID: 83206

  141. Gary Rose: We already see benefits of Alcoholic Beverage Tax
    Posted: 2016-05-11, Story ID: 83083

  142. Joyce Coomer: A lot of truth in The New Yorker article
    Posted: 2016-05-08, Story ID: 83022

  143. Walk Adair!!! - Writer finds activity tracker helps her get in steps
    Posted: 2016-05-04, Story ID: 82966

  144. George Rice: Agrees with Mr. Henson on roadside maintenance
    Posted: 2016-04-30, Story ID: 82884

  145. Bill Henson: A solution to roadside spraying
    Posted: 2016-04-29, Story ID: 82867

  146. Could the EPA do anything on spraying? Roadside poisoning?
    Posted: 2016-04-29, Story ID: 82851

  147. Life was sweet when a great meal could be bought for two-bits
    Posted: 2016-04-23, Story ID: 82713

  148. One reader's opinion: Republican caucus not election
    Posted: 2016-04-22, Story ID: 82688

  149. PAC's Sexton: Filing to stop alcoholic beverage sales frivolous
    Posted: 2016-04-21, Story ID: 82673

  150. Joyce Coomer: About scammers of all ilks
    Posted: 2016-04-21, Story ID: 82652

  151. Robert Cummings: Call for dedicated bike trails
    Posted: 2016-04-18, Story ID: 82597

  152. Large trees suited to Historic Courthouse; wildflowers good idea
    Posted: 2016-04-18, Story ID: 82585

  153. COF adds comment to Granny Annie wonders
    Posted: 2016-04-12, Story ID: 82467

  154. Charles Marshburn on Texas, Wisteria, Lady Bird's area
    Posted: 2016-04-12, Story ID: 82466

  155. On court system: Granny Nannie says
    Posted: 2016-04-09, Story ID: 82407

  156. Billy Joe Fudge comments on health outcomes rankings
    Posted: 2016-03-30, Story ID: 82223

  157. Billy Joe Fudge: We should celebrate every election day
    Posted: 2016-03-22, Story ID: 82025

  158. Shannon Sexton: Vote. Let freedom ring!
    Posted: 2016-03-22, Story ID: 82024

  159. J. Brandon Thompson: Vote outcome should not divide citizens
    Posted: 2016-03-22, Story ID: 82018

  160. Amy Pike: Some points about that Horse Cave fatal
    Posted: 2016-03-21, Story ID: 82008

  161. Marsha Walker: Supports comments because it's a right
    Posted: 2016-03-21, Story ID: 81991

  162. Shannon Sexton responds to Rickie Williams
    Posted: 2016-03-21, Story ID: 81989

  163. Mike Ellis: Life with an alcoholic parent
    Posted: 2016-03-21, Story ID: 81987

  164. Senator Max Wise Legislative Update 18 Mar 2016
    Posted: 2016-03-19, Story ID: 81959

  165. Jon Halsey: Endorses - No need to get upset about outcome
    Posted: 2016-03-18, Story ID: 81910

  166. Mark Hale: Regardless of outcome, no need to get upset
    Posted: 2016-03-17, Story ID: 81909

  167. Jerry Holt: Voting Yes for cleaner roads
    Posted: 2016-03-17, Story ID: 81907

  168. Joyce Coomer: I would like some answers
    Posted: 2016-03-17, Story ID: 81906

  169. Jim Garner: Requests citation on claims about Somerset
    Posted: 2016-03-17, Story ID: 81893

  170. Amy Pike: Signs won't be voting March 22, the citizens will
    Posted: 2016-03-16, Story ID: 81872

  171. Statement from the Governorís Office on House Budget Proposal
    Posted: 2016-03-16, Story ID: 81846

  172. Shannon Sexton shares Sen. Girdler's letter 22 Mar 2016 issue
    Posted: 2016-03-15, Story ID: 81823

  173. Senator Max Wise's Legislative Update: 14 Mar 2016
    Posted: 2016-03-15, Story ID: 81820

  174. Shannon Sexton: Another Wow! factor
    Posted: 2016-03-14, Story ID: 81795

  175. Columbia and Non-Smoking: The weirdest situation
    Posted: 2016-03-13, Story ID: 81768

  176. Writer amazed smoking allowed in public buildings in Columbia
    Posted: 2016-03-13, Story ID: 81764

  177. Laura Hurt: The vote is about legal or illegal sales
    Posted: 2016-03-12, Story ID: 81751

  178. Gary Rose: Facts, not emotions on Wet/Dry
    Posted: 2016-03-12, Story ID: 81750

  179. Jon Halsey: My imperturbability bucket has run dry . . .
    Posted: 2016-03-11, Story ID: 81720

  180. Anita Rees: Ignorance referred to - Alcohol is already here
    Posted: 2016-03-11, Story ID: 81719

  181. Wanda Kerns comments on Wet/Dry
    Posted: 2016-03-11, Story ID: 81717

  182. Amy Pike wonders why no comments allowed on AFV site
    Posted: 2016-03-10, Story ID: 81679

  183. Wet/Dry: The vanilla extract story
    Posted: 2016-03-09, Story ID: 81652

  184. Cynthia A. Meyer: Is county liable for poison overspray, drift
    Posted: 2016-03-08, Story ID: 81621

  185. Joyce M. Coomer comments on willy nilly use of herbicides
    Posted: 2016-03-07, Story ID: 81613

  186. Jon Halsey: Mencken quotes on the American mind, Presidency
    Posted: 2016-03-06, Story ID: 81575

  187. Marcia M. Shuffet for in-between Wet & Dry
    Posted: 2016-03-05, Story ID: 81560

  188. Darrell Treece comments on Wet/Dry issue
    Posted: 2016-03-05, Story ID: 81556

  189. Trish Zatkoff on alcohol: God gave us free will
    Posted: 2016-03-04, Story ID: 81549

  190. Does anyone know of plan to narrow lanes of new Heartland?
    Posted: 2016-03-04, Story ID: 81536

  191. Granny Nannie comments on railing against something
    Posted: 2016-03-04, Story ID: 81535

  192. Wanda Kerns: Doesn't want alcohol easily available
    Posted: 2016-03-04, Story ID: 81530

  193. Just my Taft Neal view: The alcohol witch hunt
    Posted: 2016-03-03, Story ID: 81517

  194. It's nonsense to say self control is an exception
    Posted: 2016-03-03, Story ID: 81513

  195. Wendy Butler Burt will vote Yes on 22 Mar 2016
    Posted: 2016-03-01, Story ID: 81472

  196. Mitzi Bault: It's about choice
    Posted: 2016-03-01, Story ID: 81469

  197. Briar Hopper: Ex-pat throws two-cents worth in Wet/Dry vote
    Posted: 2016-02-29, Story ID: 81435

  198. AFV & PAC organization information not easy to find
    Posted: 2016-02-29, Story ID: 81425

  199. George Kolbenschlag enters fray on the Yes side
    Posted: 2016-02-29, Story ID: 81420

  200. Shannon Sexton, chair of PAC, responds to AFV's Doug Peterson
    Posted: 2016-02-29, Story ID: 81419


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