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Adair County Grand Jury returns indictments Tue 24 Nov 2015

Indictments brought against 7 individuals, from Columbia, Albany, and Russell Springs. Charges include drunk driving, assault, receiving stolen property, rape, forgery, and manufacturing methamphetamine.

NOTE: Indictments are considered formal charges. An indictment is not a finding of guilt. An individual charged by indictment is presumed innocent unless and until proven guilty at some later criminal proceeding.

The Adair County, KY Circuit Court grand jury, Columbia, KY, returned indictments against the following individuals on Tuesday, 24 November, 2015:

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2015-11-30 09:03:01 | Comments | Printable version | See topic Police and Fire Reports

Scenic Adair Co., KY: Mt. Carmel Boat Ramp late fall stage

2015-11-30 - Mt. Carmel Boat Ramp, Adair County, KY - Photo By Linda Waggener.
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Mike Watson: Melvin Alvah Traylor

This favorite son of Adair County was born in Breeding, KY, taught school in Adair County, KY, for time, went to Texas where he became a lawyer and a banker. His career in finance soared to the highest international levels. In 1932, he was a contender for the Democratic presidential nomination. - CM
A short talk on the life and works of M.A. Traylor (28 Oct 1978 - 14 Nov 1934 will be presented by Mike Watson at the Adair County Genealogical Society's monthly meeting on December 7, 2015, at the Adair County Public Library, 307 Greensburg Street, Columbia, KY. - Phone 270-384-2476

By Mike Watson, Adair County Historian

Adair County, Kentucky has produced many individuals who have left indelible marks on this earth. One of those was Melvin Alvah Traylor, born at Breeding in 1878, the first of seven children of James Milton Traylor and Kitty Frances Harvey Traylor.

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2015-11-30 08:28:46 | Comments | Printable version | See topic Local History

Letter: Location of mystery photo

Comments re photo 63458 Mystery Photo Adair County Circa 1940s

Floren Morrison writes:
Stepp Springs School near Provience Baptist Church. --Floren Morrison
Thanks. Good guess, and one wonders, from your guess, whether a large number of Adair County country schools shared similar architecture. If one has a copy of Minnie Rubarts' superb "Adair County Historical Overview, County and Schools," there may be photos in it which would yield an additional clue to the mystery - (in addition to the clue in this note.) - CM

2015-11-30 08:05:59 | Comments | Printable version

CES kindergarteners to present 'The Littlest Christmas Tree'

Two performances at Campbellsville Elementary School

By Calen McKinney

Campbellsville Elementary School kindergarteners will present "The Littlest Christmas Tree" musical this week and next.

The show will begin at 8amCT/9amET, Friday, December 4, 2015, in the CES gymnasium, Campbellsville Elementary School, 315 Roberts Road (campus), Campbellsville, KY.

CES students will present the play for their classmates and parents. On Monday, December 7, 2015, the show will begin at 4:30pmCT,5:30pmET, in the gym for parents, classmates and community members. Along with the play, there will be an art show. Contact: CES office at 270-465-4561. - Calen McKinney, the writer, is Public Information Officer, Campbellsville Independent School District

2015-11-30 07:04:13 | Comments | Printable version | See topic Local Arts Scene

Today, MONDAY with CM, 30 Nov 2015

Haiku by Robert Stone for November 30, 2015:
Child who knows own need
is given time to decide
by skillful parents.
--Robert Stone, Monday, 30 November 2015.
-1000 haiku countdown finished, now for some more days, Day 1539

2015-11-30 00:56:08 | Comments | Printable version | See topic Today

Chamber Annual Christmas Gathering Tue 8 Dec 2015

At William T's. Christmas music by Ramages. Plenty of food. Installation of 2015 Chamber of Commerce Board and Officers.

From Columbia/Adair County Chamber of Commerce

The Columbia-Adair County Chamber of Commerce "Christmas Gathering" will be held Tuesday, December 8, 2015 from 6:30pm-8:30pmCT, at Wm. T's Clubhouse at the Lindsey Wilson Golf Course, 275 Country Club Road, Columbia, KY.

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Birthdays and Anniversaries for November 30
Happy Anniversary, Billy and Loretto Grant (1963) | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Anniversary, Randy and Debbie Murray (2002) | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Alvin Stotts (1984) | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Barry Bradshaw (1967) | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Bobby Maxi Bennett (1938) | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Bobby Mitchum | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Chris Appleby | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Cindy Goetz Way (1975) | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Colton Hadley (1991) | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Dawson Bradshaw (2005) | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Diane Murphy | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Jessica Fox | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Joe N. Collins (1954) | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Linda Bennett | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Lisa Neat | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Mandel Denton | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Mandy Withers Cross | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Marilyn Heitz | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Mike Watson | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Norene Willis Feese | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Phillip Richard | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Rhonda Padilla | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Sharon Hovious | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Steve Richards | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Travis Smith | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Charles Elmer Clark, Taylor Co., KY (1929-2010) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Kathryn White, Taylor Co., KY (1930) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Mrs. Rachel Kate Shirrell, Green Co., KY (1920) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Woody Reece, Shelbyville, IN (1926) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Aline Beams, Green Co., KY (1923) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Betty Ancilla Bunch, Adair Co., KY (1945) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Becky Anderson, Burkesville, KY (1950) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Marsha Peyton, 40, Casey County, KY (1971) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Kenneth Bumpus, 57, Edmonton, KY (1954) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Milford Cain, Russell County, KY (1929-2013) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Mrs. Christine Gupton Tucker, Green Co., KY (1922-2014) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Oscar Sizemore, 59, Jamestown, KY (1966-2015) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Jamie A. King, Russell County, KY (1981-2015) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Betty A. Bunch | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Samuel Langhorne Clemens, grandson of Adair Co. KY/Father of American Literature as "Mark Twain" (November 30, 1835 April 21, 1910)) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Steve Hamilton. Adair County native. All American. Major League Baseball Star (1934) | (Updates/Corrections)

Events scheduled for Monday, November 30, 2015
All events are listed in Central Time. Submit your upcoming event using our Contact Form.
7:00amCTAdair Recycling Center, 32 Service RD, Columbia, KY / 270-378-0782
Open 7am-3pmCT Monday through Friday; 7am-12pm noon CT, Saturdays. | (ID:37953, Comment)
8:00amCT7 County Area Court: Circuit Courts. District Courts, at at Glance. Not Official. Always Click to Docket for all Kentucky Counties Once at Docket for all Kentucky Counties, Choose 1) Circuit or District, 2) County - from drop down list 3) Verify dates :
Adair County. Adair Co. Judicial Center, 201 Campbellsville ST. Columbia, KY: No (0) Event(s) Circuit Court. Seventy-three (73) Event(s) District Court.
Casey County Judicial Center, 231 Courthouse Square, Liberty, KY. No (0) Court Event(s) Circuit Court. No (0) Event(s) District Court.
Cumberland County, Justice Center, 112 Courthouse Square, Burkesville, KY. Two (2) Court Event(s) Circuit Court. No (0) Event(s) District Court.
Green County Judicial Center, 200 W. Court Street, Greensburg, KY. One (1) Court Event(s) Circuit Court. Sixty-seven (67) Court Event(s) District Court.
Metcalfe County, Judicial Center, 201 E. Stockton Street, Edmonton, KY. No (0) Court Event(s) Circuit Court. No (0) Court Event(s) cases District Court.
Russell County. Judicial Center, 410 Monument Square, Jamestown, KY. Sixty-four (64) Court Event(s) Circuit Court. Three (3) Court Event(s) District Court.
Taylor County, Justice Center, 300 E. Main Street, Campbellsville, KY. One (1) Court Event(s) in Circuit Court. Fifty-six (56) Court Event(s) in District Court.
Not an official docket. For official court information, check with circuit court clerk in your county. | (ID:37958, Comment)
10:00amCTServices, Jeffersonville, IN, for Jessaphine Stotts, 91, Breeding, KY native (d. 26 Nov 2015) | (ID:37921, Comment)
Baby Lapsit a time of bonding with and for learning how valuable early literacy is to your 0-24 month old child. At the Adair County Public Library, 307 Greensburg Street, Columbia, KY. - LEE ANN JESSIE, Director. (Recurrent, Every Monday) | (ID:37954, Comment)
11:00amCTServices, Campbellsville, KY, for Chrystal Ree Martin Blaydes, 90, Taylor County, KY - Metcalfe County, KY, native (1925-2015) | (ID:37947, Comment)
Service, Burkesville, KY, for Jewell Riddle Ferguson, 94, Burkesville, KY (1931-2015) | (ID:37930, Comment)
NoonCTServices, Casey County, KY for Kaye Bell, 67, Casey County, KY (1948-2015) | (ID:37919, Comment)
Services, Greensburg, KY, for Mr. Dencil Ray Montgomery, Green Co., KY (1939-2015) | (ID:37933, Comment)
Lunch break WALKING Club members. Everyday, 11am-11:30amCT. At Holloway Wellness Center, 399 Williams Street, Columbia, KY. | (ID:37955, Comment)
Chimes at Noon, Downtown Columbia. Two selections | (ID:37956, Comment)
4:00pmCTVisitation Greensburg, KY, for Mrs. Carolyn Hall Maddox, Green County KY, (1951-2015). Funeral service will be in Louisville, KY. See Tuesday, December 1, 2015 | (ID:37931, Comment)
4:30pmCTBasketball: Adair Co. Middle School Boys host Russell County Middle School at Adair County Middle School Gym, 322 Gen. John Adair Drive, Columbia, KY | (ID:37959, Comment)
5:00pmCTLast Adair Little League Basketball sign-up is 5pm-7pmCT at Adair County Middle School Gymnasium, 322 General John Adair Drive, Columbia, KY. - Leighann Loy | (ID:37862, Comment)
6:00pmCTBoy Scouts - Russell Springs, KY - BSA Troop 241 meets on Mondays at Liberty Baptist Church, 215 Wilson Street in Russell Springs, KY. Contact Becky at 270-585-1151. | (ID:37957, Comment)


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