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  1. History Monday: A Fearsome Ailment, Once Rampant
    Posted: 2021-03-01, Story ID: 115576

  2. History Monday: Law and Disorder, 1870s Style
    Posted: 2021-02-22, Story ID: 115460

  3. History Monday: The Columbia Spectator, 1894
    Posted: 2021-02-15, Story ID: 115321

  4. High Schools in Adair County
    Posted: 2021-02-12, Story ID: 115284

  5. History Monday: Streets Taken Over, 1932
    Posted: 2021-01-25, Story ID: 114934

  6. History Monday: Did You Know?
    Posted: 2021-01-18, Story ID: 114824

  7. History Monday: A prominent man in many ways
    Posted: 2021-01-11, Story ID: 114708

  8. History Monday: May 2021 Be Kinder to All
    Posted: 2021-01-04, Story ID: 114602

  9. Bring Your Bible to Sunday School--Even the Old One
    Posted: 2020-12-28, Story ID: 114498

  10. History Monday: A Tale of Christmas Long-Ago
    Posted: 2020-12-21, Story ID: 114398

  11. History Monday: The Old Time Stage Coach
    Posted: 2020-12-14, Story ID: 114299

  12. History Monday: December 7, 1941--U.S. Declares War on Japan
    Posted: 2020-12-07, Story ID: 114166

  13. History Monday: Male and Female High
    Posted: 2020-11-23, Story ID: 113928

  14. Turkey raising was once Big Business in Adair
    Posted: 2020-11-22, Story ID: 113912

  15. History Monday: Vaudeville Show in Columbia, 1914
    Posted: 2020-11-16, Story ID: 113802

  16. History Monday: Election 2020 Different from Past Ones
    Posted: 2020-10-26, Story ID: 113405

  17. History Monday: Preserve Now, Enjoy Later, is not a new idea
    Posted: 2020-10-19, Story ID: 113313

  18. History Monday: Why So Named??
    Posted: 2020-10-12, Story ID: 113187

  19. Poke Sallet and the Weed
    Posted: 2020-10-07, Story ID: 113094

  20. History Monday: Earls' Ridge
    Posted: 2020-10-05, Story ID: 113060

  21. Remembering Miss Winston
    Posted: 2020-09-28, Story ID: 112938

  22. Adopt a Grave to reserve and honor our history
    Posted: 2020-09-26, Story ID: 112916

  23. Famous Natives of Adair Co.: Col. Ebenezer Lafayette Dohoney
    Posted: 2020-09-21, Story ID: 112840

  24. The woes of lack of matrimony in Adair County, 1904
    Posted: 2020-09-14, Story ID: 112719

  25. Six Marriages at Roley, Adair County, at Christmas Time, 1896
    Posted: 2020-09-08, Story ID: 112616

  26. History Monday: Trip down Crocus and up Sand Lick from 1915
    Posted: 2020-09-07, Story ID: 112602

  27. History: Who will remember?
    Posted: 2020-08-30, Story ID: 112470

  28. On the Death of a Building
    Posted: 2020-08-27, Story ID: 112438

  29. History Monday: Adair County Church Notes, 1897-1898-
    Posted: 2020-08-24, Story ID: 112376

  30. History Monday: The Mark Twain Festival, 1958
    Posted: 2020-08-17, Story ID: 112257

  31. History Monday: Ben Franklin Variety Store, 1961
    Posted: 2020-08-10, Story ID: 112138

  32. History Monday: Big events locally, 1976
    Posted: 2020-08-03, Story ID: 112035

  33. Snake handling here, not so much as sport...
    Posted: 2020-07-26, Story ID: 111887

  34. Varmints A-plenty, Once Upon A Time
    Posted: 2020-07-21, Story ID: 111800

  35. Mike Watson: Bears once were everywhere in Adair
    Posted: 2020-07-19, Story ID: 111764

  36. History Monday: Mad Dogs Always a Concern
    Posted: 2020-07-13, Story ID: 111659

  37. History Monday: Big News in June 1952
    Posted: 2020-07-06, Story ID: 111539

  38. History Monday: Adair County and the Whig Party, 1843
    Posted: 2020-06-29, Story ID: 111411

  39. Run-aways and Elopists
    Posted: 2020-06-28, Story ID: 111396

  40. History Monday: Man's Other Best Friend
    Posted: 2020-06-22, Story ID: 111294

  41. Remembering Mrs. Margie Burris Coffey
    Posted: 2020-06-19, Story ID: 111262

  42. Photos of progress at the library
    Posted: 2020-06-17, Story ID: 111225

  43. History Monday: What Might You Find? And Where?
    Posted: 2020-06-15, Story ID: 111182

  44. Crystal Bowl Lanes
    Posted: 2020-06-14, Story ID: 111165

  45. History Monday: Henry Giles to Speak, 1962
    Posted: 2020-06-08, Story ID: 111057

  46. Columbia High School, Graduating Class, 1940--
    Posted: 2020-06-04, Story ID: 111011

  47. History Monday: Mrs. Etta Caldwell Remembered
    Posted: 2020-06-01, Story ID: 110954

  48. History Monday: Married in a Buggy
    Posted: 2020-05-18, Story ID: 110727

  49. History Monday: John Field, Early Settler, Merchant
    Posted: 2020-05-11, Story ID: 110601

  50. History Monday: Random Thoughts
    Posted: 2020-05-04, Story ID: 110484

  51. There will be no Kentucky Derby today
    Posted: 2020-05-02, Story ID: 110459

  52. History Monday: The Adair Guards, 1860
    Posted: 2020-04-27, Story ID: 110378

  53. History Monday: In Times of Need
    Posted: 2020-04-20, Story ID: 110233

  54. What winter is this??
    Posted: 2020-04-14, Story ID: 110135

  55. History Monday: Early Roads, Bridges, and More
    Posted: 2020-04-06, Story ID: 109979

  56. Social Distancing practiced a century ago
    Posted: 2020-04-04, Story ID: 109946

  57. More early Adair County and Columbia history
    Posted: 2020-04-02, Story ID: 109901

  58. Shopping for groceries in Columbia, 1956
    Posted: 2020-03-29, Story ID: 109838

  59. History: The County and Town Begin
    Posted: 2020-03-28, Story ID: 109817

  60. Mike Watson: the story of the historic Adair Courthouse
    Posted: 2020-03-24, Story ID: 109752

  61. History Monday: Some Early History of Cane Valley, Part 2
    Posted: 2020-03-16, Story ID: 109554

  62. History Monday - early Cane Valley, KY, part I
    Posted: 2020-03-09, Story ID: 109386

  63. History Monday: The Murder of Harry Webb, 1874
    Posted: 2020-03-02, Story ID: 109271

  64. History Monday: Yellowhammer
    Posted: 2020-02-17, Story ID: 109020

  65. The Great Buffalo of Old
    Posted: 2020-02-13, Story ID: 108967

  66. Mike Watson's History Monday: Dr. John Dudley Winston
    Posted: 2020-02-10, Story ID: 108903

  67. 1919: A Flying Ship in Columbia
    Posted: 2020-01-12, Story ID: 108408

  68. History: Background of historic Hurt-Foust property
    Posted: 2019-12-09, Story ID: 107844

  69. Adair County's one- and two-room schools
    Posted: 2019-11-28, Story ID: 107639

  70. Genealogy meeting same day, 2 Dec 2019, new time
    Posted: 2019-11-25, Story ID: 107589

  71. History Monday: A Thanksgiving Proclamation, 1864
    Posted: 2019-11-25, Story ID: 107575

  72. Mike Watson: History Monday
    Posted: 2019-11-18, Story ID: 107444

  73. History: James P. Ellis, James B. White
    Posted: 2019-10-23, Story ID: 106952

  74. HISTORY: Wife Killing Results In Conviction
    Posted: 2019-09-30, Story ID: 106469

  75. HISTORY MONDAY: Education, Business and Politics
    Posted: 2019-09-30, Story ID: 106458

  76. Letter: The difficulty of Field identification
    Posted: 2019-09-23, Story ID: 106315

  77. Big Business on the River
    Posted: 2019-09-15, Story ID: 106177

  78. Mike Watson: Restoration in Action--Volunteers Needed
    Posted: 2019-09-10, Story ID: 106080

  79. Of Rainmakers and Pioneers
    Posted: 2019-07-28, Story ID: 105336

  80. June 1969--50 Years Ago This Month
    Posted: 2019-06-23, Story ID: 104707

  81. Watson says put history up front in Tour 120 this weekend
    Posted: 2019-05-15, Story ID: 104014

  82. Adair County Teachers, 1939
    Posted: 2019-05-13, Story ID: 103973

  83. History Bite: Pollard's Chapel
    Posted: 2019-04-29, Story ID: 103726

  84. Remarkable Memories--Bible Verses Memorized
    Posted: 2019-04-21, Story ID: 103600

  85. A Wild Onion Tale...or a Rite of Spring...
    Posted: 2019-03-30, Story ID: 103163

  86. Beware, there is a slitherer in here...
    Posted: 2019-03-30, Story ID: 103152

  87. The Libraries of Columbia and Adair County
    Posted: 2019-03-07, Story ID: 102750

  88. Historian Mike Watson to speak at ACPL Monday, 4 March 2019
    Posted: 2019-02-25, Story ID: 102547

  89. The Bloody Harpes: Part III
    Posted: 2019-02-18, Story ID: 102412

  90. The Bloody Harpes, Part II
    Posted: 2019-02-10, Story ID: 102264

  91. THE BLOODY HARPES - Adair County history by Mike Watson
    Posted: 2019-02-01, Story ID: 102083

  92. Mike Watson: Do You Remember When?
    Posted: 2018-12-02, Story ID: 100957

  93. Tampico, Tampico-on-the-Pike, Coburg
    Posted: 2018-11-18, Story ID: 100719

  94. Jane Lampton Clemens and her link to Adair County
    Posted: 2018-10-29, Story ID: 100327

  95. Silent City 2018 - Grady, Cravens, Eubank, Baker, Hurt portrayed
    Posted: 2018-10-03, Story ID: 99865

  96. Mike Watson: When travel was harder, folks travelled no less
    Posted: 2018-08-26, Story ID: 99178

  97. A Mule With A Remarkable Memory, or To Texas and Back
    Posted: 2018-08-19, Story ID: 99059

  98. Mike Watson: The Columbia Fair was Big Event 90 Years Ago
    Posted: 2018-08-05, Story ID: 98806

  99. Darlene Franklin Campbell to speak on DNA
    Posted: 2018-07-22, Story ID: 98554

  100. Mike Watson: Day's rituals start with Thanks to God . . .
    Posted: 2018-06-04, Story ID: 97689

  101. Mike Watson: Grateful to teachers who influenced my life
    Posted: 2018-05-06, Story ID: 97148

  102. Mike Watson: Story in old Columbia Spectator raises question
    Posted: 2018-04-25, Story ID: 96937

  103. Mike Watson: Columbia & Adair Co: Moments in Time
    Posted: 2018-04-13, Story ID: 96727

  104. Col. Daniel Trabue, Columbia co-founder, speaks at ACPL
    Posted: 2018-04-07, Story ID: 96610

  105. History with Mike Watson: 1824 - When 'lyons, tigers' were in Columbia
    Posted: 2018-03-01, Story ID: 95939

  106. MIKE WATSON: Baptizing in Russell Creek on day such as this
    Posted: 2018-01-17, Story ID: 95119

  107. MIKE WATSON: Patrick Bridgewater & Gen. Morgan's Overcoat
    Posted: 2017-12-14, Story ID: 94471

  108. MIKE WATSON: The Fight at Columbia in Which Capt. Jesse Carter was killed
    Posted: 2017-12-05, Story ID: 94312

  109. Mike Watson's Silent City tribute to Wm. Stewart just added
    Posted: 2017-10-12, Story ID: 93315

  110. Mike Watson: George W. Lawless, Wildcat killer
    Posted: 2017-09-26, Story ID: 92996

  111. Judge Rollin Hurt's History of Adair...
    Posted: 2017-09-15, Story ID: 92774

  112. Mike Watson: The Permanent Settlement of Adair County/II
    Posted: 2017-08-22, Story ID: 92296

  113. Mike Watson: The Permanent Settlement of Adair County
    Posted: 2017-08-10, Story ID: 92094

  114. The Time Gov. Happy Chandler Sang at the Adair Co. Courthouse
    Posted: 2017-05-21, Story ID: 90653

  115. MIKE WATSON : William Casey sketch from Judge Rollin T. Hurt
    Posted: 2017-02-19, Story ID: 88807

  116. Burro-Basketball game in 1954 raised funds for Grade Center
    Posted: 2016-12-15, Story ID: 87546

  117. History from Mike Watson: Adair County's Glenwood Seminary
    Posted: 2016-01-12, Story ID: 80084

  118. Mike Watson: How Eunice, KY got its name
    Posted: 2015-05-20, Story ID: 75370

  119. Mike Watson: Spring . . . and Wild Onion and the like
    Posted: 2015-04-06, Story ID: 74383

  120. Mike Watson: A Mighty Girl, 99 Years Ago
    Posted: 2015-03-15, Story ID: 73907

  121. Comment on Tine Lapsley Reynolds: Settler's kinship groups
    Posted: 2015-02-26, Story ID: 73529

  122. MIKE WATSON: Snow-Go once again... Historic snow days from 11 February 2014
    Posted: 2015-02-16, Story ID: 73198

  123. Mike Watson sends album of Cane Valley ads 22 April 1908
    Posted: 2015-01-26, Story ID: 72754

  124. Company G, 3rd Kentucky Volunteer Infantry, Civil War
    Posted: 2015-01-17, Story ID: 72562

  125. Mike Watson: A note on Williams or Montpelier Academy
    Posted: 2014-12-29, Story ID: 72162

  126. Christmas Memories: from Mike & Renea Watson
    Posted: 2014-12-25, Story ID: 72105

  127. History & Varmintology: Did Old Rob ilk predate Dr. Neat? Pete?
    Posted: 2014-12-10, Story ID: 71790

  128. MIKE WATSON: A Thanksgiving Proclamation, 1864
    Posted: 2014-11-24, Story ID: 71433

  129. Mike Watson: When rain affected partisan turnouts
    Posted: 2014-11-04, Story ID: 70921

  130. Mike Watson: Will be Capt. W.W. Bradshaw in Silent City
    Posted: 2014-10-08, Story ID: 70274

  131. MIKE WATSON: Vendor list 3rd Annual Adair County Book Fair, 11 Oct 2014
    Posted: 2014-10-07, Story ID: 70269

  132. MIKE WATSON; C/AC not left out of geographic irresponsibility
    Posted: 2014-08-13, Story ID: 69101

  133. Mike Watson: Chelf family - in honor of Knifley Revisited
    Posted: 2014-07-28, Story ID: 68742

  134. Mike Watson: Praise for Early Columbia, BWWWB Part I
    Posted: 2014-07-21, Story ID: 68626

  135. Mike Watson: Early Automobiles in Adair County, Part 3
    Posted: 2014-07-06, Story ID: 68377

  136. Mike Watson: Adair County Fairs, A Brief History
    Posted: 2014-06-29, Story ID: 68254

  137. Mike Watson: Early Automobiles in Adair County, part 1
    Posted: 2014-06-22, Story ID: 68050

  138. Mike Watson: 1914 Plum Point Bridge - a splendid piece of work
    Posted: 2014-06-05, Story ID: 67735

  139. Mike Watson: Snow on Primary Election Day?
    Posted: 2014-05-14, Story ID: 67312

  140. Mike Watson: Wildflower series worth many praises
    Posted: 2014-04-13, Story ID: 66652

  141. Mike Watson: re: Neatsville, Dr. Perryman, and Dr. Portman
    Posted: 2014-03-04, Story ID: 65748

  142. Mike Watson: A Tale of The Boney Woman
    Posted: 2014-03-02, Story ID: 65663

  143. Mike Watson: Fiddling around
    Posted: 2014-01-23, Story ID: 64769

  144. Mike Watson: Early Roads and Bridges of Adair County, KY
    Posted: 2014-01-14, Story ID: 64595

  145. MIKE WATSON: 55 Years ago in Adair County
    Posted: 2014-01-09, Story ID: 64504

  146. Mike Watson sends name of mystery jalapeno jelly seller
    Posted: 2013-12-22, Story ID: 64127

  147. MIKE WATSON: Sunday notes from Adair County History
    Posted: 2013-11-17, Story ID: 63356

  148. Mike Watson: Hollowe'en and how it played out a century ago.
    Posted: 2013-10-31, Story ID: 63004

  149. Mike Watson: On photographs, history, and the idea of preservation...
    Posted: 2013-09-22, Story ID: 62124

  150. Mike Watson: Letter from Adair Soldier in the Philippines, 1900
    Posted: 2013-08-15, Story ID: 61317

  151. MIKE WATSON: What a Tree!
    Posted: 2013-08-08, Story ID: 61151

  152. Mike Watson: Motor cycle riding was a big hit for one Adair Countian in 1911 ...
    Posted: 2013-08-04, Story ID: 61090

  153. MIKE WATSON: School start always brings mixed feelings
    Posted: 2013-07-28, Story ID: 60940

  154. Mike Watson: Of old buildings, eye-sores, and history...
    Posted: 2013-07-24, Story ID: 60863

  155. Mike Watson: Country stores... Part I
    Posted: 2013-07-11, Story ID: 60655

  156. Mike Watson: On KY Confederate Soldier, Thomas Thompson
    Posted: 2013-07-08, Story ID: 60597

  157. Mike Watson - America's Game, Baseball -
    Posted: 2013-06-27, Story ID: 60386

  158. Mike Watson/Genealogy: Rev. William Burbridge, Baptist Minister
    Posted: 2013-06-23, Story ID: 60298

  159. Mike Watson: A remarkable Sunday school
    Posted: 2013-06-20, Story ID: 60236

  160. Mike Watson: A Four Star Family, World War II
    Posted: 2013-06-16, Story ID: 60169

  161. Mike Watson: Dr. J.T. Jones, visiting, pondering
    Posted: 2013-06-09, Story ID: 60048

  162. Mike Watson: Adair County Writers IV
    Posted: 2013-05-30, Story ID: 59852

  163. Mike Watson: Decoration Day was big event in early 1900s
    Posted: 2013-05-30, Story ID: 59838

  164. Mike Watson. Adair County Authors III
    Posted: 2013-05-26, Story ID: 59777

  165. Mike Watson: A memorial day story - Captain John T. McLain
    Posted: 2013-05-23, Story ID: 59732

  166. Mike Watson: Tobacco as a cash crop
    Posted: 2013-05-22, Story ID: 59705

  167. Mike Watson: Treasure Trove. A post Civil War story from Marrowbone, KY
    Posted: 2013-05-16, Story ID: 59600

  168. Mike Watson: Remember when John Lair was at High School
    Posted: 2013-05-09, Story ID: 59459

  169. Mike Watson: Raves for Backyard Oil
    Posted: 2013-04-24, Story ID: 59105

  170. Mike Watson created exactly right picture for Historic Courthouse
    Posted: 2013-03-18, Story ID: 58290

  171. Mike Watson: Do You Remember When...?
    Posted: 2013-02-28, Story ID: 57902

  172. Mike Watson speaks: Location of Pea Ridge. Pigtail topic
    Posted: 2013-02-24, Story ID: 57815

  173. Mike Watson vouches for methodology, research of Jim
    Posted: 2013-02-22, Story ID: 57786

  174. Mike Watson: Some Old Fish Tales
    Posted: 2013-01-20, Story ID: 57056

  175. Mike Watson: Railroad attempts in Adair County, KY
    Posted: 2012-12-18, Story ID: 56488

  176. Mike Watson: Halloween a century ago
    Posted: 2012-10-28, Story ID: 55442

  177. Mike Watson: Royse Cemetery is a beautiful one
    Posted: 2012-09-10, Story ID: 54349

  178. Mike Watson: 1912 Baseball Champions from Russell Creek Academy
    Posted: 2012-09-02, Story ID: 54182

  179. Mike Watson: Independence Day
    Posted: 2012-07-04, Story ID: 52925

  180. Mike Watson: Guardian Street name a mystery for the ages
    Posted: 2012-06-07, Story ID: 52417

  181. Mike Watson: Old Adair Courthouse center of our universe
    Posted: 2012-06-04, Story ID: 52333

  182. Mike Watson comments on: Wonders about spelling, Grear/Greer
    Posted: 2012-06-01, Story ID: 52275

  183. Mike Watson: A little Big Tree history and historic photo
    Posted: 2012-05-21, Story ID: 52028

  184. Mike Watson history: Christine, Ella and Eunice
    Posted: 2012-04-28, Story ID: 51583

  185. Mike Watson: Time & Memory are Fickle...
    Posted: 2012-04-25, Story ID: 51515

  186. Mike Watson: Memories of the Henry Gadberry house
    Posted: 2012-04-23, Story ID: 51474

  187. Mike Watson: More research on McFarland Canterberry
    Posted: 2012-04-18, Story ID: 51365

  188. MIKE WATSON: A brief history of two Adair County jails
    Posted: 2012-04-17, Story ID: 51323

  189. Mike Watson History: The (other) Bank of Columbia 50 cent note
    Posted: 2012-04-14, Story ID: 51256

  190. Mike Watson, History: A Remarkable Family, X 2
    Posted: 2012-04-05, Story ID: 51085

  191. Mike Watson: One scene fits all places - way to hawk postcards
    Posted: 2012-02-07, Story ID: 49896

  192. Mike Watson: Oh, for Names, Places and Pronunciation!
    Posted: 2012-01-31, Story ID: 49731

  193. Mike Watson first to pledge to Camp Boyle marker
    Posted: 2012-01-25, Story ID: 49628

  194. Mike Watson places era of old Courthouse photo in mid-1930s
    Posted: 2011-11-24, Story ID: 48487

  195. Mike Watson: Not a drop of rain election Day
    Posted: 2011-11-09, Story ID: 48132

  196. Mike Watson writes of 3rd Adair 'Medal of Honor' winner
    Posted: 2011-11-06, Story ID: 48069

  197. Mike Watson commends Lilburn Roy book on Dr. Pepper
    Posted: 2011-10-13, Story ID: 47528

  198. Mike Watson sends detailed caption for photo 1938 MR School
    Posted: 2011-08-28, Story ID: 46500

  199. MIKE WATSON: Adair County post office list
    Posted: 2011-07-28, Story ID: 45880

  200. Mike Watson: How long since flag flew atop Adair Co. Courthouse?
    Posted: 2011-07-26, Story ID: 45836


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