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  1. Louise Butler: The bus garage was oldest, e most dilapidated
    Posted: 2015-09-02, Story ID: 77411

  2. 1 Graf Editorial: The need for crosswalks - protect LWC students
    Posted: 2015-09-01, Story ID: 77400

  3. Thinks new band building should have come before bus garage
    Posted: 2015-08-31, Story ID: 77381

  4. Joyce Coomer: Downtown comments
    Posted: 2015-08-31, Story ID: 77380

  5. Billy Joe Fudge: Encore editorial on Leadership from 5 years ago
    Posted: 2015-08-30, Story ID: 77363

  6. Need more like Easton Bryant standing up for small business
    Posted: 2015-08-27, Story ID: 77304

  7. Chicken Issue: Writer doesn't, will never eat chicken again
    Posted: 2015-08-24, Story ID: 77269

  8. Granny Nanny says - for 24 Aug 2015
    Posted: 2015-08-24, Story ID: 77260

  9. Troy Elmore: On Slavery as punishment in U.S. Constitution
    Posted: 2015-08-24, Story ID: 77249

  10. Jon Halsey: On dueling and the Constitution
    Posted: 2015-08-21, Story ID: 77207

  11. Travel note and comment on state of fleet, Pulaski Co., KY
    Posted: 2015-08-19, Story ID: 77166

  12. Jon Halsey comments on CAUD board membership
    Posted: 2015-08-17, Story ID: 77127

  13. Jim Barbee: Sees Craft Brewing Industry in Adair Co. future
    Posted: 2015-08-16, Story ID: 77103

  14. Marcia Shuffett: Thinks tax increase excessive
    Posted: 2015-08-15, Story ID: 77082

  15. Jon Halsey: A plug for Rural Mail Carriers, RFD
    Posted: 2015-08-10, Story ID: 76983

  16. When Mail is delivered late, who is responsible for late charges
    Posted: 2015-08-10, Story ID: 76982

  17. Joyce Coomer: Let little kids just be kids
    Posted: 2015-08-10, Story ID: 76976

  18. BJF on what a trip to Nancy, KY, has to include
    Posted: 2015-08-10, Story ID: 76974

  19. Gerald Doss: Those paying water bills are the boss
    Posted: 2015-08-08, Story ID: 76950

  20. Billy Joe Fudge: We can rejuvenate Downtown Columbia
    Posted: 2015-08-08, Story ID: 76942

  21. Ralph Waggener: Story a great service to Adair County
    Posted: 2015-08-07, Story ID: 76936

  22. Jon Halsey: Glad to have question asked on CAUD spending
    Posted: 2015-08-07, Story ID: 76932

  23. No problem! - Don't worry about shape of hay bundle
    Posted: 2015-08-05, Story ID: 76887

  24. Joyce Coomer's idea: Art Fair would be farmer's market of talent
    Posted: 2015-08-03, Story ID: 76824

  25. RRW: Confessions of a traveler in the fast lane
    Posted: 2015-08-02, Story ID: 76816

  26. Ralph Waggener: Supports Arts Fair in Old Courthouse idea
    Posted: 2015-08-01, Story ID: 76803

  27. Joyce M. Coomer presents a splendid idea for use of Courthouse
    Posted: 2015-08-01, Story ID: 76800

  28. Better signage would help at Hurt & Jamestown Street
    Posted: 2015-08-01, Story ID: 76790

  29. Guest editorial comment from Truly Dedicated Lindsey Employee
    Posted: 2015-08-01, Story ID: 76784

  30. Ralph Roy Waggener: More who helped with 206/55 junction
    Posted: 2015-07-30, Story ID: 76756

  31. Robert Cumming: 'Turn' has more to do with spinning millstone
    Posted: 2015-07-30, Story ID: 76741

  32. Contractor rolls in for lighting installation for Exit 46
    Posted: 2015-07-29, Story ID: 76732

  33. BJF: Why a fresh new start to re-invigorate Downtown is needed
    Posted: 2015-07-26, Story ID: 76673

  34. Geo. Kolbenschlag: Planning for Downtown needs diverse ideas
    Posted: 2015-07-26, Story ID: 76665

  35. Commentary on A Plan for Downtown Columbia
    Posted: 2015-07-26, Story ID: 76664

  36. Billy Joe Fudge: A plan for Downtown Columbia, KY
    Posted: 2015-07-25, Story ID: 76648

  37. Alice Smith Robinson remembers Nell's Variety Story
    Posted: 2015-07-22, Story ID: 76579

  38. Rollin Knifley: Square needs more than covered walkways
    Posted: 2015-07-21, Story ID: 76567

  39. BJF: We need an overall strategy to get jobs
    Posted: 2015-07-21, Story ID: 76556

  40. Ben Arnold: BJF has great idea for covered walkways
    Posted: 2015-07-20, Story ID: 76552

  41. Ralph Waggener: Stephen Collins is right, too
    Posted: 2015-07-20, Story ID: 76540

  42. Stephen D. Collins: Jobs need to be the top priority
    Posted: 2015-07-20, Story ID: 76534

  43. Kentucky Color: Covered walkways a good idea for Columbia
    Posted: 2015-07-19, Story ID: 76527

  44. Ben Arnold: We must defend our voting rights
    Posted: 2015-07-17, Story ID: 76499

  45. Joyce Coomer: The uses of weeds
    Posted: 2015-07-10, Story ID: 76369

  46. Maury defends Joyce and wildflowers!
    Posted: 2015-07-09, Story ID: 76336

  47. Guy Babin: If wildflowers would be like civilized flora
    Posted: 2015-07-09, Story ID: 76335

  48. Doug McCammish: Accurate diagnosis at WRH saved his life, too
    Posted: 2015-07-01, Story ID: 76168

  49. Jon Halsey: On yet another Veterans Bypass fatality
    Posted: 2015-06-27, Story ID: 76111

  50. Billy Joe Fudge: Thanks, Rob Wilkerson and Junior Stotts
    Posted: 2015-06-25, Story ID: 76062

  51. Robt. Cumming: Turning lanes great for Russell Co. Greenhills shortcut
    Posted: 2015-06-23, Story ID: 76037

  52. RRW: Great - if interest in local government matched Countdown
    Posted: 2015-06-23, Story ID: 76020

  53. School Countdown: Leave it the way it is
    Posted: 2015-06-22, Story ID: 76000

  54. Guy Babin Movement gains strength: Another against countdown
    Posted: 2015-06-19, Story ID: 75950

  55. Writer says Grass clippings discharged on roads a hazard
    Posted: 2015-06-18, Story ID: 75934

  56. Harry Mack addresses road hazards for bikers
    Posted: 2015-06-18, Story ID: 75928

  57. Jamey Hayes comments on eliminating tax revenue allocations
    Posted: 2015-06-18, Story ID: 75927

  58. Wonders why it's taking six weeks for culvert project
    Posted: 2015-06-14, Story ID: 75862

  59. Peggy Fudge: Intersection needs more than double lights
    Posted: 2015-06-14, Story ID: 75859

  60. Hopes Fairground/C-ville intersection open by Fair Time
    Posted: 2015-06-14, Story ID: 75853

  61. Senator Max Wise: Courage and Heroism
    Posted: 2015-06-11, Story ID: 75793

  62. If semi had believed signs, problem would not have occurred
    Posted: 2015-06-09, Story ID: 75767

  63. Congratulations to Trail Town USA initiative committee
    Posted: 2015-06-09, Story ID: 75759

  64. Lorne Holler, from Florida, agrees with B. Armitage
    Posted: 2015-05-31, Story ID: 75607

  65. The construction interruption: What isn't marked is the detour
    Posted: 2015-05-31, Story ID: 75605

  66. Letter: Writer cites a pattern in gas pricing
    Posted: 2015-05-31, Story ID: 75599

  67. Watching the recanvass: Comment on Jefferson Co rapid results
    Posted: 2015-05-28, Story ID: 75546

  68. George Rice: Peg Schaeffer must be angel to all animals
    Posted: 2015-05-24, Story ID: 75450

  69. Vicky Pike: Glad to see something done at intersection
    Posted: 2015-05-23, Story ID: 75437

  70. Maury Lewis suggest Lampton Park behind Photo Video
    Posted: 2015-05-19, Story ID: 75347

  71. Citizen Vicky Pike reminds Kentuckians to vote
    Posted: 2015-05-18, Story ID: 75335

  72. Thought for the Day: from Marcia Shuffett
    Posted: 2015-05-16, Story ID: 75300

  73. Charles Marshburn sees need for four stop lights on Square
    Posted: 2015-05-16, Story ID: 75293

  74. Jackson Brower: Revenge time after squirrels damage 2 F-150s
    Posted: 2015-05-16, Story ID: 75290

  75. SBDM Elections are opportunity to wield real power in the school
    Posted: 2015-05-08, Story ID: 75129

  76. Charles Marshburn echoes skepticism re: Board of Elections
    Posted: 2015-05-08, Story ID: 75124

  77. Writer supports AC Fire Department decision on fire dues/tax bill
    Posted: 2015-05-07, Story ID: 75092

  78. Voice in Wilderness sends welcome for Columbia FD, Ladder One
    Posted: 2015-05-06, Story ID: 75059

  79. Shannon Sexton: Entire mayoral election issue is bizarre
    Posted: 2015-04-30, Story ID: 74927

  80. Jon Halsey: Outrage now is over Election Board refusal to explain
    Posted: 2015-04-30, Story ID: 74916

  81. Marsha Walker: Judge Vance did research; made right decision
    Posted: 2015-04-28, Story ID: 74875

  82. Sally Kemp: What does having money have to do with it?
    Posted: 2015-04-28, Story ID: 74858

  83. Rickie Williams: Joyce Rodgers is good people
    Posted: 2015-04-28, Story ID: 74855

  84. Marcia Shuffett: Dr. Arnold acted after citizens told him of issues
    Posted: 2015-04-28, Story ID: 74854

  85. Jamie Isabelle comments on the Mayor's Race
    Posted: 2015-04-28, Story ID: 74851

  86. Jon Halsey: Comments on Board of Elections
    Posted: 2015-04-27, Story ID: 74850

  87. Amy Pike: Many unanswered questions on decision by Election Board
    Posted: 2015-04-27, Story ID: 74845

  88. Charles Marshburns: Comment on Jon Halsey commentary
    Posted: 2015-04-27, Story ID: 74836

  89. Charles Marshburn: Thanks Ben Arnold for procedures article
    Posted: 2015-04-27, Story ID: 74835

  90. AMY PIKE: Board of Elections obligated to inform public about decision
    Posted: 2015-04-26, Story ID: 74831

  91. Writer: Would have expected statement from Board of Elections
    Posted: 2015-04-24, Story ID: 74789

  92. John Campbell: Comments on inmates working on right-of-ways
    Posted: 2015-04-24, Story ID: 74782

  93. Whoop de doo: Are concerns proportional to importance?
    Posted: 2015-04-23, Story ID: 74761

  94. Jon Halsey: Majority of Board of Election are elected officials
    Posted: 2015-04-22, Story ID: 74748

  95. One of Gadberry's Mayors clearifies stand on taxes
    Posted: 2015-04-22, Story ID: 74735

  96. Tiffany Kessler: Time for a good old-fashioned town hall meeting
    Posted: 2015-04-20, Story ID: 74691

  97. Mary Ann Brown: More patrols, video cameras needed
    Posted: 2015-04-20, Story ID: 74676

  98. Heather Evans: Rumble strips and lower speed, if that will help
    Posted: 2015-04-19, Story ID: 74673

  99. The Bypass safety issue: What really can be done?
    Posted: 2015-04-19, Story ID: 74670

  100. Darrell Overstreet comments on coverage
    Posted: 2015-04-18, Story ID: 74655

  101. Billy Joe Fudge: Is Columbia mayorless? And other questions
    Posted: 2015-04-17, Story ID: 74645

  102. Jon Halsey: On magazine's service to community
    Posted: 2015-04-17, Story ID: 74642

  103. Mark Hale comments on paying fire dues with tax bill
    Posted: 2015-04-17, Story ID: 74634

  104. Jon Halsey comments on proposed fire dues ordinance
    Posted: 2015-04-17, Story ID: 74630

  105. Writer says drivers haven't learned, even after tragedy
    Posted: 2015-04-15, Story ID: 74580

  106. Billy Joe Fudge: Streams are living, breathing ecosystems
    Posted: 2015-04-15, Story ID: 74575

  107. Guy Babin: Center of Adair Co.? - Gradyville, Paradise, USA
    Posted: 2015-04-13, Story ID: 74523

  108. V. Kolbenschlag haiku: Caring about impressions
    Posted: 2015-04-12, Story ID: 74508

  109. Ed Pipalski: Constitutional challenge to new City tax law
    Posted: 2015-04-10, Story ID: 74477

  110. Commentary: Is Russell Creek a trash can?
    Posted: 2015-04-07, Story ID: 74412

  111. Sammy Kassem comments on gravel and and flooding
    Posted: 2015-04-07, Story ID: 74409

  112. Marsha Walker cites roadway drop-offs in Columbia, KY.
    Posted: 2015-04-06, Story ID: 74404

  113. Creek Gravel and the government
    Posted: 2015-04-06, Story ID: 74387

  114. Rickie Williams: On highway safety, progress & steps backward
    Posted: 2015-04-06, Story ID: 74386

  115. Charles Marshburn offers this 'solvation' for bypass dilemma
    Posted: 2015-04-04, Story ID: 74356

  116. Dr. Ben Arnold: On tree debris and gravel harvesting
    Posted: 2015-04-03, Story ID: 74347

  117. Jon Halsey: Mark Hale is absolutely right
    Posted: 2015-04-03, Story ID: 74335

  118. Mark Hale writes a solution to Russell Creek problems
    Posted: 2015-04-03, Story ID: 74334

  119. Marsha Walker agrees lights are hard to see in daytime
    Posted: 2015-04-02, Story ID: 74317

  120. T. Neal: Fixing the Intersection
    Posted: 2015-04-02, Story ID: 74294

  121. Ralph Waggener: A little common sense, not money, needed on the bypass
    Posted: 2015-04-01, Story ID: 74272

  122. Bypass Issue: Maybe yellow caution light time should be longer
    Posted: 2015-03-31, Story ID: 74230

  123. Jennifer Parker: Thinks embankment needs to be cut down
    Posted: 2015-03-30, Story ID: 74209

  124. Something about this intersection requires an intervention
    Posted: 2015-03-29, Story ID: 74207

  125. Says families of Bypass Fatalities would say Shut it Down
    Posted: 2015-03-29, Story ID: 74204

  126. How many have to die at the Bypass intersections . . .
    Posted: 2015-03-29, Story ID: 74197

  127. Vonnie Kolbenschlag: Every word has a history
    Posted: 2015-03-28, Story ID: 74182

  128. Survivor of 2014 collision suggests safety improvements
    Posted: 2015-03-28, Story ID: 74180

  129. Commentary: That's a person on that bike in front of you
    Posted: 2015-03-26, Story ID: 74121

  130. Vehicle accident reports should include cell phone use
    Posted: 2015-03-25, Story ID: 74091

  131. Shellie Hornback: A little consideration, please
    Posted: 2015-03-19, Story ID: 74008

  132. Jon Halsey: Comment on Dr. Arnold's newest invention
    Posted: 2015-03-19, Story ID: 73997

  133. Dr. Arnold to seek patent on invention - secure voting machine
    Posted: 2015-03-19, Story ID: 73995

  134. Joyce Turner comments on trophies
    Posted: 2015-03-16, Story ID: 73928

  135. Guy Babin: Comment on Mitzi Bault photo editorial
    Posted: 2015-03-08, Story ID: 73798

  136. Peggy Fudge: Well said, BJF, on Mayoral Contest trial
    Posted: 2015-03-08, Story ID: 73787

  137. Billy Joe Fudge: Comment of City Mayoral Election issues
    Posted: 2015-03-08, Story ID: 73784

  138. Robert Cumming: Despicable crime at Sand Lick
    Posted: 2015-03-03, Story ID: 73640

  139. Jon Halsey: Maybe it's time to rethink the academic year
    Posted: 2015-02-24, Story ID: 73477

  140. Thanks!!! Adair County Search and Rescue
    Posted: 2015-02-18, Story ID: 73264

  141. New snow and it's eerily quiet, even for 4:10amCT
    Posted: 2015-02-18, Story ID: 73255

  142. A way to thank the folks who have to go out in this stuff
    Posted: 2015-02-17, Story ID: 73231

  143. Jon Halsey applauds idea of old hospital for VA clinic
    Posted: 2015-02-14, Story ID: 73128

  144. Senator Max Wise's Weekly Legislative Update - 13 Feb 1015
    Posted: 2015-02-14, Story ID: 73116

  145. Ralph's Comments about VA Clinic are not so out of order
    Posted: 2015-02-14, Story ID: 73115

  146. Kenny Absher: Local library best entity taxpayers pay for
    Posted: 2015-02-13, Story ID: 73111

  147. RRW: On Brian Williams, stupid should not be a career ender
    Posted: 2015-02-09, Story ID: 73036

  148. RRW Comment on NBC Newsman Bryan Williams
    Posted: 2015-02-08, Story ID: 73025

  149. Wise Week: Sen. Max Wise's legislative report 6 Feb 2015
    Posted: 2015-02-07, Story ID: 72994

  150. Billy Joe Fudge comments on contested Mayoral election
    Posted: 2015-02-05, Story ID: 72967

  151. Bryant Stockton: Super Blues and Mod Hippie Fests
    Posted: 2015-02-01, Story ID: 72889

  152. Ben Arnold: Favors removal of big commercial light poles
    Posted: 2015-01-30, Story ID: 72854

  153. Cites danger on Crocus Creek off Melson Ridge RD, Adair Co., KY
    Posted: 2015-01-30, Story ID: 72838

  154. Adair Democratic Executive Committee: remembering Sen. Ford
    Posted: 2015-01-25, Story ID: 72728

  155. Near miss at KY 61 S, Bypass: 1 second ahead of certain tragedy
    Posted: 2015-01-25, Story ID: 72726

  156. Dave Rosenbaum: Mr. Fudge wrote very, very good article
    Posted: 2015-01-16, Story ID: 72538

  157. Thanks for caring enough to bury dog killed by vehicle
    Posted: 2015-01-15, Story ID: 72510

  158. Getting the House in Order Focus of First Week of 2015 Session
    Posted: 2015-01-09, Story ID: 72389

  159. Victoria Pike: Wild swings in gas prices just aren't right
    Posted: 2015-01-08, Story ID: 72373

  160. Daryl Branham: Amen to Ralph and Ben! on transparency
    Posted: 2015-01-07, Story ID: 72346

  161. Ben Arnold: A second to Ralph's applaud for CJE Mike Stephens
    Posted: 2015-01-07, Story ID: 72329

  162. Victoria Pike: 30 cent/gallon price run-up in one day wrong
    Posted: 2015-01-07, Story ID: 72320

  163. Jon Halsey: Artificial manipulation of Law of Supply & Demand has consequences
    Posted: 2014-12-30, Story ID: 72192

  164. Scorpt722: No blame to Obama for current gas price
    Posted: 2014-12-30, Story ID: 72185

  165. Joyce Coomer: Advice on gun safety
    Posted: 2014-12-25, Story ID: 72114

  166. Jamie Isabelle comment: New mayor election
    Posted: 2014-12-24, Story ID: 72083

  167. Joyce Coomer commentary on birds and solar power
    Posted: 2014-12-22, Story ID: 72037

  168. Reader urges all to remember those who have lost loved ones
    Posted: 2014-12-22, Story ID: 72034

  169. Gas Drum Beat: Columbia 10 cents lower than Somerset city
    Posted: 2014-12-15, Story ID: 71883

  170. Vicky Compton: The voting process has to be fair
    Posted: 2014-11-21, Story ID: 71376

  171. Rickie Williams: Understands about absences for death, illness
    Posted: 2014-11-21, Story ID: 71367

  172. Pamela Farr: Very proud of our band
    Posted: 2014-11-17, Story ID: 71261

  173. Ralph Waggener: Big Pencil should stay as long as it can
    Posted: 2014-11-14, Story ID: 71168

  174. BJF: Mayoral leadership, vote of people, could stop Payroll Tax
    Posted: 2014-11-04, Story ID: 70914

  175. Comment on Columbia, KY's BIG Pencil
    Posted: 2014-10-31, Story ID: 70809

  176. Billy Joe Fudge Commentary: Tuesday is Election Day
    Posted: 2014-10-31, Story ID: 70801

  177. Election 04 Nov 2014: Writer has questions for jailer candidates
    Posted: 2014-10-22, Story ID: 70606

  178. Joyce Coomer on Celia Downey article: Concise and to the point
    Posted: 2014-10-20, Story ID: 70542

  179. Celia Downey: Bringing jobs issue down to earth
    Posted: 2014-10-19, Story ID: 70533

  180. Charles Marshburn: Have intelligent reason for your vote
    Posted: 2014-10-17, Story ID: 70481

  181. AMEN, Dr. Arnold - Eric Goodin writes
    Posted: 2014-10-17, Story ID: 70477

  182. Mike Newton: (Payroll) tax will bring hardship to a lot of folks
    Posted: 2014-10-16, Story ID: 70465

  183. Taft Neal comments on city's new payroll tax
    Posted: 2014-10-07, Story ID: 70250

  184. Shannon Rowe: Memories of best friend, Capt. Tony Grider
    Posted: 2014-09-22, Story ID: 69893

  185. CJE Ann Melton responds to Bill Henson on road funds issue
    Posted: 2014-09-21, Story ID: 69891

  186. Ralph Waggener: Bam Carney grandstanding at its best
    Posted: 2014-09-21, Story ID: 69887

  187. Dr. Smith wonders why Rep. Carney pushes unqualified roads
    Posted: 2014-09-21, Story ID: 69873

  188. Recognizing our Vietnam War Veterans on the 50th Anniversary
    Posted: 2014-09-18, Story ID: 69829

  189. Writer, re Payroll Tax: Income taxes are sticky, live forever
    Posted: 2014-09-17, Story ID: 69797

  190. Joyce Coomer: Seven questions on the Payroll Tax
    Posted: 2014-09-13, Story ID: 69732

  191. Ralph Waggener: We need more jobs for working class, too
    Posted: 2014-09-12, Story ID: 69705

  192. Agrees, mostly, with Dr. Ben Arnold on The Payroll Tax, jobs
    Posted: 2014-09-11, Story ID: 69682

  193. Comment on the proposed Columbia payroll tax
    Posted: 2014-09-04, Story ID: 69532

  194. Tiffany Kessler urges warm welcome for Rep. Whitfield
    Posted: 2014-09-03, Story ID: 69513

  195. Joyce Coomer: Sympathy for owner of a cat named Katie
    Posted: 2014-08-25, Story ID: 69357

  196. Mary Ann Brown, comments on concrete pillars
    Posted: 2014-08-24, Story ID: 69323

  197. Joyce Coomer: On driving Bypass/Highway 55 South intersection
    Posted: 2014-08-09, Story ID: 69016

  198. Disagrees with BJF for calling thoughtless driver 'gentleman'
    Posted: 2014-08-08, Story ID: 68986

  199. Joyce Coomer: Taught to take responsibility for own safety
    Posted: 2014-08-07, Story ID: 68968

  200. Ed Pipalski: Answer to last John Ford statement
    Posted: 2014-08-04, Story ID: 68901


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