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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

  73. Jon Halsey on Somerset Mayor's statement on city gas sales
    Posted: 2014-08-03, Story ID: 68886

  74. Ed Pipalski: Price objectors could open own gas stations
    Posted: 2014-08-03, Story ID: 68876

  75. John Ford: Local government sometimes has to take initiative
    Posted: 2014-08-02, Story ID: 68867

  76. John Ford: Offers own solution to problem of high gas prices
    Posted: 2014-08-02, Story ID: 68866

  77. Tired of higher gasoline prices here: She buys out of town
    Posted: 2014-08-02, Story ID: 68851

  78. Sue Stivers Commentary: Thoughts are the Seeds Of Reality
    Posted: 2014-07-31, Story ID: 68810

  79. Invest In Adair County: Buy Local
    Posted: 2014-07-30, Story ID: 68790

  80. Billy Joe Fudge: Formula for a bright and successful future
    Posted: 2014-07-28, Story ID: 68738

  81. A Walkable City would be huge win for Economic Development
    Posted: 2014-07-27, Story ID: 68731

  82. USMC training fantastic opportunity for young men
    Posted: 2014-07-22, Story ID: 68660

  83. Billy Joe Fudge: Fun center entrance design commendable
    Posted: 2014-07-14, Story ID: 68521

  84. Chris Knifley: On understanding a writer's intentions
    Posted: 2014-07-08, Story ID: 68409

  85. Lou Ann Gore: Kudos to the City of Somerset
    Posted: 2014-06-10, Story ID: 67835

  86. Billy Joe Fudge: Two deaths on the Square is two, too many
    Posted: 2014-06-02, Story ID: 67689

  87. Joyce Coomer: Traffic on the square
    Posted: 2014-06-02, Story ID: 67685

  88. Thoughts: - Bounce back from adversity
    Posted: 2014-05-30, Story ID: 67620

  89. Jamie Isabelle: What really matters on Memorial Day
    Posted: 2014-05-26, Story ID: 67540

  90. Saddened by decision to hold School on Memorial Day
    Posted: 2014-05-24, Story ID: 67516

  91. Gas Price Drumbeat: What is with Columbia?
    Posted: 2014-05-21, Story ID: 67447

  92. Agriculture Commissioner James Comer: Enough is enough
    Posted: 2014-05-17, Story ID: 67365

  93. Chris Oliver: Local laws affect how I spend my money
    Posted: 2014-05-02, Story ID: 67059

  94. Ralph Waggener: Wet or Dry?
    Posted: 2014-04-24, Story ID: 66900

  95. Doesn't think industrial jobs have grown by C-ville being moist
    Posted: 2014-04-24, Story ID: 66890

  96. Shannon Sexton: Quality of Life high factor for industry location
    Posted: 2014-04-23, Story ID: 66882

  97. Andrew Cowan: Jobs more important issue than Wet/Dry vote
    Posted: 2014-04-23, Story ID: 66872

  98. Mother of child with food allergy concerned about menu choices
    Posted: 2014-04-17, Story ID: 66742

  99. Wet/Dry Petition: Writer says it's positive move for Adair
    Posted: 2014-04-16, Story ID: 66726

  100. John Chowning comments on what happens to pinwheels
    Posted: 2014-04-11, Story ID: 66600

  101. More speeding, noise pollution in this town, writer says
    Posted: 2014-04-06, Story ID: 66494

  102. Jarrett Miller: Alcohol sales not prevented by limiting where sold
    Posted: 2014-03-31, Story ID: 66360

  103. Martha Berry: One of nice things about Columbia is that it's dry
    Posted: 2014-03-30, Story ID: 66353

  104. Billy Joe Fudge comments on the Hunter Durham issue
    Posted: 2014-03-30, Story ID: 66345

  105. Commentary: Public education saddled with parenting chores
    Posted: 2014-03-22, Story ID: 66162

  106. Rep. John 'Bam' Carney: Roads, the budget, and politics
    Posted: 2014-03-21, Story ID: 66149

  107. Barry Jones latest volunteer to help implement Trail Town idea
    Posted: 2014-03-16, Story ID: 66033

  108. Brandon Thompson: In defense of Columbia/Adair County
    Posted: 2014-03-07, Story ID: 65862

  109. Kathryn Miller: Others are standing up for change and progress
    Posted: 2014-03-07, Story ID: 65858

  110. Cynthia A. Meyer: Understands Kathryn Miller's point
    Posted: 2014-03-06, Story ID: 65837

  111. Kathryn Miller: Will continue to speak out for change
    Posted: 2014-03-05, Story ID: 65808

  112. Ken Hill: My two cents worth on snow removal
    Posted: 2014-03-05, Story ID: 65789

  113. State and County road crews doing great work
    Posted: 2014-03-03, Story ID: 65729

  114. Peggy Fudge: Different libraries have different, unique needs
    Posted: 2014-02-26, Story ID: 65580

  115. Ed Pipalski proposes consolidating public library administrations
    Posted: 2014-02-25, Story ID: 65565

  116. Public libraries offer valuable educational experiences for all
    Posted: 2014-02-25, Story ID: 65555

  117. Visits: When we were all a community
    Posted: 2014-02-21, Story ID: 65475

  118. Troubling Vandalism at Joe Johnson Park
    Posted: 2014-02-20, Story ID: 65454

  119. Sheriff says simple sign will stop unwanted political soliciting
    Posted: 2014-02-20, Story ID: 65449

  120. The Barnetts Creek solution to meet candidates in person
    Posted: 2014-02-20, Story ID: 65441

  121. Likes candidates' visits to homes: The 'How do you do'? calls
    Posted: 2014-02-20, Story ID: 65439

  122. Agrees with Kathryn Miller: Doesn't want candidate visits
    Posted: 2014-02-20, Story ID: 65436

  123. Doesn't want candidates to come to her door
    Posted: 2014-02-20, Story ID: 65433

  124. Joyce Coomer: Cows need shade
    Posted: 2014-02-07, Story ID: 65134

  125. Wayne Armitage: Against trees for line fence posts
    Posted: 2014-02-06, Story ID: 65109

  126. Reader writes of start up plant in Russell Springs
    Posted: 2014-02-03, Story ID: 65040

  127. Lois Cunningham sends advice for Rep. Ed Whitfield
    Posted: 2014-01-31, Story ID: 64969

  128. Derek Cape, parents are great ambassadors, role models
    Posted: 2014-01-30, Story ID: 64952

  129. Jarrett Miller: We have to do better as a community
    Posted: 2014-01-25, Story ID: 64835

  130. Open minds? To date, no new method beyond pushing the snow
    Posted: 2014-01-25, Story ID: 64831

  131. A response to Jarrett Miller criticism of local people
    Posted: 2014-01-25, Story ID: 64826

  132. Supports Westlake Regional Hospital
    Posted: 2014-01-10, Story ID: 64525

  133. Resident of KY 900 for 25 years praises KY Highway Dept.
    Posted: 2014-01-07, Story ID: 64464

  134. Road crews do an awesome job
    Posted: 2014-01-07, Story ID: 64440

  135. Animal shelters need donations
    Posted: 2014-01-02, Story ID: 64288

  136. Nancy Evins: On not going to church...
    Posted: 2013-12-22, Story ID: 64115

  137. Mark Selby: Supports police officers - and adds to list
    Posted: 2013-12-14, Story ID: 63963

  138. Jon Halsey: What Ralph said was not an attack on anyone
    Posted: 2013-12-13, Story ID: 63946

  139. We need the Paul Harvey of the story: City budget
    Posted: 2013-12-11, Story ID: 63914

  140. We need to know the Paul Harvey about Westlake
    Posted: 2013-12-11, Story ID: 63911

  141. Monday morning quarterback suggests 2 band Parade
    Posted: 2013-12-09, Story ID: 63859

  142. Billy Joe Fudge: Our Downtown is Curate's Egg
    Posted: 2013-12-04, Story ID: 63737

  143. Jon Halsey: On Open Meetings Laws - KY & USA
    Posted: 2013-11-27, Story ID: 63608

  144. Joyce Coomer: Wants tip for sighting speeders
    Posted: 2013-11-22, Story ID: 63484

  145. Jon Halsey: Why is food stamp cutback a catastrophe?
    Posted: 2013-11-08, Story ID: 63169

  146. COF: Political Turmoil
    Posted: 2013-11-07, Story ID: 63158

  147. Comments: Really enjoyed Trick or Treating at The Jim Blair
    Posted: 2013-11-01, Story ID: 63034

  148. Really enjoyed Trick or Treating at The Jim Blair Center
    Posted: 2013-10-31, Story ID: 63014

  149. Ted Caldwell: Columbia should be part of Main Street Program
    Posted: 2013-10-26, Story ID: 62919

  150. Jon Halsey: We need leaders who are citizens First
    Posted: 2013-10-20, Story ID: 62791

  151. On tipping, Carol Perkins has hit it on the head
    Posted: 2013-10-14, Story ID: 62667

  152. Opinion: Open, frank discussions prevent misunderstandings
    Posted: 2013-10-07, Story ID: 62516

  153. A CM response to critics of the court, hospital leadership
    Posted: 2013-10-07, Story ID: 62510

  154. Jon Halsey: Overtaxed figuratively and literally
    Posted: 2013-10-05, Story ID: 62473

  155. Local sales tax can be imposed, in a way, with tourism tax
    Posted: 2013-09-24, Story ID: 62175

  156. Comment: Pro Moist or wet
    Posted: 2013-09-23, Story ID: 62152

  157. Old photos remind us of what great childhoods we had
    Posted: 2013-09-21, Story ID: 62104

  158. The Answer, writer says: Committed leadership on a local level
    Posted: 2013-09-20, Story ID: 62054

  159. Jon Halsey: 1st step to revitalization - streamline local goverment
    Posted: 2013-09-20, Story ID: 62051

  160. Consultant money would be better spent making Downtown Safer
    Posted: 2013-09-19, Story ID: 62040

  161. Campbellsville: Mayor Young has more progress set to happen
    Posted: 2013-09-19, Story ID: 62037

  162. Doug Beard: Agrees, Columbia needs to focus on downtown
    Posted: 2013-09-18, Story ID: 62020

  163. Commentary: Liked Carol Perkins article
    Posted: 2013-09-18, Story ID: 62017

  164. Opposed to spray, but not because of hearsay, scare tactics
    Posted: 2013-09-12, Story ID: 61883

  165. Thinks 11.5% tax collected on insurance ought to be enough
    Posted: 2013-09-08, Story ID: 61791

  166. Picture of Sidda get very high praise
    Posted: 2013-09-04, Story ID: 61709

  167. Overnight visitor makes wrong turn: GPS service to blame?
    Posted: 2013-09-02, Story ID: 61673

  168. Thinks WBKO should revisit Westlake Regional Hospital
    Posted: 2013-08-20, Story ID: 61384

  169. BJ Hagy finds AC Schools receiving tobacco subsidies ironic
    Posted: 2013-08-08, Story ID: 61170

  170. COF comments on Mystery Tree story
    Posted: 2013-08-07, Story ID: 61127

  171. Village of Adare, in County Limerick for Sister City
    Posted: 2013-08-04, Story ID: 61095

  172. Likes turn of events for Westlake; commends Board of Trustees
    Posted: 2013-08-02, Story ID: 61062

  173. Jon Halsey: Progress used to be doing more with less
    Posted: 2013-08-01, Story ID: 61029

  174. Happy to see focus on traffic safety, predestrian safety
    Posted: 2013-07-24, Story ID: 60864

  175. Yvonne Kolbenschlag comments on old Parson property
    Posted: 2013-07-22, Story ID: 60833

  176. Urges leaders to make decisions and make a difference
    Posted: 2013-07-20, Story ID: 60789

  177. Columbia ranks up at top among world's caring communities
    Posted: 2013-07-16, Story ID: 60726

  178. Jon Halsey: Thanks Supt. Reed for clarifying tobacco-free policy
    Posted: 2013-07-02, Story ID: 60488

  179. Jon Halsey: One individual's opinion . . .
    Posted: 2013-06-28, Story ID: 60408

  180. Sandi Wills urges help: For Peg Schaeffer, the dogs are family
    Posted: 2013-06-23, Story ID: 60296

  181. Downtown Columbia, KY: A great place to meet and talk
    Posted: 2013-06-16, Story ID: 60164

  182. Welcomes Cafe: Urges support for all Downtown Businesses
    Posted: 2013-06-14, Story ID: 60138

  183. Nothing but positive comments about Columbia PD
    Posted: 2013-06-12, Story ID: 60108

  184. Victoria Pike: Continue tradition to honor memory of Miss Martha
    Posted: 2013-06-05, Story ID: 59983

  185. Room for improvement in new lane striping on Square?
    Posted: 2013-06-04, Story ID: 59958

  186. Coach McQueary made a mistake, but he's a fine man
    Posted: 2013-05-31, Story ID: 59883

  187. Victoria Pike cites reasons for not keeping signs off rights of way
    Posted: 2013-05-29, Story ID: 59822

  188. Young pup from Knifley - three score and 12 - answers Q with Q
    Posted: 2013-05-06, Story ID: 59414

  189. 10 Second Critique: Ode to Joys Coming to Earth
    Posted: 2013-04-28, Story ID: 59226

  190. There's a positive side to negative perceptions for Backyard Oil
    Posted: 2013-04-26, Story ID: 59178

  191. Established employer in Green River Commerce Park is worried
    Posted: 2013-04-26, Story ID: 59177

  192. What is gained, what is lost: If Cobb-Vantress comes
    Posted: 2013-04-26, Story ID: 59172

  193. Global War on Kentucky Denigration wins battle with New Yorker
    Posted: 2013-04-25, Story ID: 59164

  194. Joyce Coomer: Payback for those denigrating Kentucky
    Posted: 2013-04-25, Story ID: 59159

  195. Greg Coomer intends to watch every episode of Backyard Oil
    Posted: 2013-04-25, Story ID: 59154

  196. Doug Beard: Should have remained in the Backyard
    Posted: 2013-04-25, Story ID: 59137

  197. Maury quit watching Backyard Oil because of language
    Posted: 2013-04-24, Story ID: 59104

  198. Are we safe enough downtown today?
    Posted: 2013-04-20, Story ID: 59019

  199. Cobb-Vantress/Tyson: Is CACEDA eating our young?
    Posted: 2013-04-15, Story ID: 58911

  200. Ronald Reagan's words apply to Feed Plant: Trust but verify
    Posted: 2013-04-12, Story ID: 58834


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