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Reader Seeking Sgt. O.E. Taylor

Terry Reeve writes:
I have a spinning wheel that has a name on the underside - Sgt. O. E. Taylor - Columbia, Ky. - Can you help with any info on this person and does he have any living kin?

Thank you - Terry
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2011-04-17 20:49:44 | Comments | Printable version

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Moon Over Kentucky



2011-04-17 - Photo by Lawrence Hamilton. Lawrence writes, "This would be a great night for a boat ride on the Green River Lake. The Hamiltons found this beautiful moon coming up over the lake on Sunday evening at 8:45."
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Lichens used as Camouflage

Comments re photo 34791 Birds of Kentucky Mother nature going stealth

Chiska Derr writes:
Hi,

Lovely picture of the lichen-covered bird nest. You wondered if the lichens "took over" the nest after it was built. The answer is no, the bird decorated the outside of the nest with lichens (maybe a Parmelia), which serve as camouflage. Sounds like it worked, if you initially thought the nest was a knot on the tree.

Sincerely, Lichen Nerd


2011-04-17 20:44:47 | Comments | Printable version | See topic Letters and Reader Feedback

Happy has been found: Cookie has been found

Margaret Blackwell writes:
Ed, Our little Cookie has been found. Thank you so much for posting so quickly. And thank you April for finding her & keeping her safe in your home. We appreciate it!!! -Margaret Blackwell
Comments re article 43759 Little ShihTzu missing Taylor Ford RD area


2011-04-17 20:26:23 | Comments | Printable version

Little Shih-Tzu missing, Taylor Ford RD area

Margaret Blackwell writes:
We are missing our black/white Shih-tzu dog, named Cookie, from the KY 206/Taylor Ford RD area since Sunday, April 17, 2011, at around 4pmCT. If anyone sees or finds her please call us at (270) 384-6587 or 634-0666. We appreciate your help in finding her. Thanks, Keith & Margaret Blackwell


2011-04-17 19:12:22 | Comments | Printable version

Fatal crash in Clinton Co., KY, Sunday morning, April 17, 2011

Driver of car hit in head-on collision pronounced dead at scene.
Death is second auto fatality in KSP Post 15, Columbia, KY, in less than 9 hours Details, other accident at Fatal accident this morning, Russell Co., KY

By TFC Billy Gregory, Public Affairs Officer
Kentucky State Police Post 15, Columbia, KY

Trooper Andy Olson is investigating a fatal collision that occurred today at 9:50amCT, Sunday, April 17, 2011, on US 127, approximately 4 miles north of Albany, KY.

Ira Boles Dyer III, 33 years old, of Albany, KY was operating a 1999 Buick, southbound on US 127. Dyer crossed the center line and struck a 1994 Plymouth that was being operated by 78 year old Ina Edwards, of Albany

Ina Edwards was not belted and was pronounced deceased by the Clinton County Coroner at the scene of the collision.


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2011-04-17 16:07:50 | Comments | Printable version | See topic Police and Fire Reports

Campbellsville University congratulates A-team, Luke Maupin

John Chowning writes:
Once again, Adair County students are leading the nation! Congratulations to the ACHS team for a fine showing and for this extraordinary competitive level by Luke Maupin. All of us at Campbellsville University extend our congratulations and best wishes to Luke and the entire team. We hope he wins the championship.

Best regards,
John Chowning
Campbellsville University
Comments re article 43748 Luke Maupin in National Finals virtually tied for 1st in Nation


2011-04-17 15:51:43 | Comments | Printable version

Karen L. Krapf, Edmonton, KY (1946-2011)

She was the matriarch of a large respected South Central Kentucky family. She leaves 19 direct living descendants

Karen L. Krapf, 64, of Edmonton, KY, died Wednesday, April 13, 2011 at 9:52pmCT, at Westlake Regional Hospital Emergency Room, in Columbia, KY.

She was born Saturday, June 29, 1946, in Everett, Snohomish Co., WA. She was the daughter of the late Presley Eugene and Emma Jean Palmer Holmes. She died Wednesday, April 13, 2011, in Columbia, Adair Co., KY, at the age of 64 years, 9 months, and 15 days.


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2011-04-17 14:41:13 | Comments | Printable version | See topic Obituaries

Tom Chaney: No. R707 Rising Tide on the Mississippi

Of Writers and Their Books No.R707: Rising Tide on the Mississippi. First published in the Hart Co. News-Herald Sunday, 26 March 2006.
The next earlier column: Maybe as a poem

By Tom Chaney

Hurricane Katrina devastated New Orleans and the Gulf coast last year [August 2005]. It will take decades for the area to recover.

Nearly lost in the furor of Katrina and its aftermath, is the memory of the devastation of the Mississippi River flood of 1927. John M. Barry's 1997 book, Rising Tide: the Great Mississippi Flood of 1927 and How It Changed America, tells the riveting story of the greatest natural disaster the nation has ever experienced.


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2011-04-17 14:23:31 | Comments | Printable version | See topic Tom Chaney: Of Writers and Their Books

Commentary one of greatest Hack Rowe accomplishments

Marrying Cynthia Rowe, and bringing a great contributor to Adair Co., KY caps a glowing resume

Victoria Pike writes:
Ed, you forgot to mention one of Hack Rowe's finest accomplishment ever in that glowing resume of his life. That accomplishment being marrying Miss Cynthia and bringing her to Columbia to live. Just couldn't let that go by without mentioning. She is one of the finest community minded people I have ever known. Her work with the Food Pantry has kept many little children from going to bed hungry at night in Adair County. So thanks to my chief financial advisor for making such a wise choice in Miss Cynthia. She has made a difference in so many lives in Adair County, mine included. Hack, hold on tight to her because she is a treasure. -Vicky Pike
Comments re article 43580 Miss Victoria comments on official name for B BB


2011-04-17 14:15:24 | Comments | Printable version

Very important birthday coming up tomorrow

Tomorrow, Monday, April 18, 2011, is the birthday of legendary Adair County Indian basketball player Hack Rowe. How he did it at 6' 1" has never been explained by Vertical Leap Scientists, but no one can remember another center outjumping Haskin Rowe. He always got the tip at center jump, giving the 1954-1955 and 1955-56 Adair County High School State Tournament teams a big edge.

2011-04-17 14:07:15 | Comments | Printable version | See topic Sports

GWS Lexicon: More proper Adairification of holt

Comments re article 43735 Questions for GWS LexicographersStranger in a strange land writes:
I believe the answers to Ms. Kolbenschlag's questions may be found in the Adair Assimilation Academy's course titled "Advanced Mumbling: the Adairification of the Queen's English."

As I recall from my own brief encounter with that esteemed establishment of academia, the more common--and therefore more proper--pronounciation of holt is a-holt.

If that recollection isn't correct, maybe one of the AAA professors will be so kind as to advise the CM readership of same.

Signed,
-A stranger in a (very) strange land
Readers should note that, from the postmark, it appears the "stranger" is a Kentuckian self-exiled in Shawnee territory. -CM


2011-04-17 13:57:57 | Comments | Printable version

GWS Lexicon: More on Whatyasay

Martha Berry writes:
Seems to me that
Whatyasay: is usually prefaced with a long drawnout well and maybe a now and a deep breath, as in well, now.
Maybe our Greensburg correspondent did it differently out on Burton Ridge when he was growing up a long time ago. -Martha Berry
Comments re article 43708 Great Wooded South Lexicon Gob passel and more


2011-04-17 13:45:24 | Comments | Printable version

GWS Lexicon: More Kentuckyisms

Orten otta, usedta could, and finger wave gesture

Betsy Fausnaugh writes:
Two of the phrases and a gesture that my husband and I love from our new homeland are:
  • Orten otta: as in You orten otta do that or you might get in trouble

  • Usedta could: as in I usedta could get in these britches before I put on a little weight

  • Extended index finger wave: While we are on the subject, nowhere else have I lived that I always get the finger wave if I am driving the pickup truck. No matter where in the area we go, we always get the extended index finger on the steering wheel as a gesture of acknowledgement or just a friendly Heh!
-Betsy Fausnaugh


2011-04-17 13:34:45 | Comments | Printable version

The COF writes: Laird is not title of nobility, these days

I certainly ain't no Lord, COF protests, from Castle Aery in Kingdom of Knifley
Comments re article 43725 The Venerable COF contributes to GWS Lexicon

By The COF, chastened and humbler, now

Well Sir, ole COF is in a heap of troubles now!


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2011-04-17 11:49:49 | Comments | Printable version

Luke Maupin in National Finals; virtually tied for 1st in Nation!

ACADEMIC COUNTY, KY! Adair County High School has already won Third Place in the Nation in Washington, DC National History Bee and Bowl with Luke Maupin, Ryan Montgomery, Jake Leibeck, and Eddie Frankline representing the team in the championship round on Saturday. Now the amazing Luke Chandler Maupin is one of 16 finalists in competition at Mt. Vernon, VA.

Special ColumbiaMagazine.com story

WASHINGTON, DC (11:20amCT, 2011-04-17) Adair County A-team senior Luke Maupin accompanied by the Adair County High School A-team, is now en route to Mt. Vernon, VA, from their hotel in Washington, DC, following Luke's spectacular showing this morning in the first round of the individual championships of the National History Bee and Bowl.

He is currently No. 2 in the nation, ACHS Academic Coach Brett Reliford, reports. Mr. Reliford said that no more than 2-3 points separate Luke and the top competitor.

At Mt. Vernon, Luke will be competing with 15 other finalists.

The competition starts in 1 hour, 19 minutes, at 1:45pmET/12:45CT. Mr. Reliford will call with the results following the match. The team will board an Adair County School bus after that for a 12 hour ride back to Columbia, KY.


2011-04-17 11:28:25 | Comments | Printable version

Edward Junior Pendleton, Taylor Co., KY (1927-2011)

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Edward Junior Pendleton age 83, of June Drive, Campbellsville, KY, died Friday, April 15,2011 at Hardin Memorial Hospital.

Funeral services will be conducted at 2pmET, Sunday, April 17, 2011 at the Lyon-DeWitt Funeral Home, 503 E. Main ST, Campbellsville, KY, with burial to follow in Brookside Cemetery, West Main ST, Campbellsville, KY, with Bro. odell Warren officiating.


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2011-04-17 11:19:46 | Comments | Printable version | See topic Obituaries

Mrs. Veotra Ruth Warf, Green Co., KY (1919-2011)

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Mrs. Veotra Ruth Warf, age 91 of Glasgow, KY formerly of Green Co., KY, passed away Saturday, April 16, 2011, at the T.J. Samson Hospital in Glasgow, KY.

The funeral services for Mrs. Veotra Ruth Warf will be conducted at 1pmCT, Tuesday, April 19, 2011, at the Cowherd and Parrott Funeral Home, 206 S. Main ST, Greensburg, KY, with burial to follow in the Warf Cemetery, Green Co., KY. Visitation is requested 4pm-9pmCT, Monday, April 19, 2011 at the Cowherd and Parrott Funeral Home and after 7amCT, Tuesday until time of the funeral service.


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2011-04-17 10:58:45 | Comments | Printable version | See topic Obituaries

100 years ago: from April 19, 1911 News

County population was 16,501 100 years ago. Land was being sold at public outcry. There were eight physicians in the county 100 years ago.


by "Jim"

News with numbers seemed to abound on the front page of the April 19, 1911 News.

One article gave the just-released 1910 census information for Adair County. The Columbia precinct was the most populous of the seven with 3,097; of that number, 1,022 lived within the corporate limits of "Columbia town." (In this era, the city limits extended one-half mile from the Square.) The Gradyville and White Oak precincts were in a virtual dead heat for second place with 2,790 and 2,785 residents, respectively, while the village of Cane Valley boasted 163 citizens. Overall, the county population was 16,501, an increase of 1,416 since the previous census.


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2011-04-17 10:41:08 | Comments | Printable version

Poetry by Robert Stone: Misleading labels

Misleading labels
-a sonnet for "You Will Rise," an anti-bullying project
No perfect baby grows without some flaws.
A scrape reshapes a knee, a thorn a thumb,
a list too long to make of minor gnaws
ignores the small dissimilar from plumb.

No child escapes unneeded note of self.
A shadow dims the eyes, a frown the lips,
a sad collection filling hidden shelf
outwaits infrequent happiness eclipse.

No age will be of doubt completely free.
A silence wreaks the heart, a din the ear,
a havoc unforgettable debris
disrupts the help but not the hiding fear.

Misleading labels steer the not yet strong
into the graying strains of hopeless song.

- Robert Stone, 17 April 2011
The next earlier Robert Stone poem, Below the cliff, a sonnet


2011-04-17 10:32:00 |
Comments | Printable version | See topic Poetry by Robert Stone

Lord COF of Glen Knifley lends edifying comments for GWS Lexicon

The COF writes:
I do believe you pointed it out sometime ago but hit probly bears retelling for the "new folks." Here abouts locally, the preface:
  • Well bless her soul..: This is not necesssarly the benign benediction thet some might suppose hit to be The phrase is usually heard along the lines of Well bless her soul, she can't help it if'n she warnt born with natural beauty.
It's generally considered that enny comment begun with "Bless her soul..." bestows a benevolence on whut some might otherwise consider the catty conclusion to the sentence.

-COF
Laird of Dun Roman, Hi o'er the beautiful Knifley Glen
Comments re article 43725 The Venerable COF contributes to GWS Lexicon


2011-04-17 10:27:12 | Comments | Printable version

Shamarie: Huge good luck to Luke Maupin today!

Academic County, KY

Shamarie Claiborne writes:
Could not be prouder of these kids! A huge Good Luck to Luke today! Shamarie
Comments re article 43731 Adair County ATeam places 3rd in nation in History Bee


2011-04-17 10:07:52 | Comments | Printable version

Dessie Martin, Metcalfe Co., KY (d. April 16, 2011)

She was a member of a large, respected Metcalfe County family and of Union Chapel Baptist Church. She was the widow of Lynvell Martin and was retired from Topps Manufacturing Co. in Edmonton, KY

Dessie Martin age 88 of Edmonton, KY, died Saturday, April 16, 2011 at T.J. Samson Community Hospital in Glasgow, KY.

Funeral services will be held 2pmCT, Monday, April 18, 2011, at Butler Funeral Home, 201 East ST, Edmonton, KY, with burial in the Metcalfe County Memorial Gardens. Visitation will be 4pm-8pmCT, Sunday, April 17, and after 9amCT, Monday, at the funeral home.


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2011-04-17 09:59:48 | Comments | Printable version | See topic Obituaries

Rev. Joey N. Welsh: Let us sing one of the old hymns

Another Angle, the occasional musings of a Kentucky pastor. Let us sing one of the old hymns First published 9 April 2005, in the Hart County News-Herald
The next earlier Another Angle An Ethics Quiz and a Reality Check

By The Rev. Joey N. Welsh

Every pastor has heard the grumbling. Even if a church is intentional about using a mix of old and new hymns and praise songs, someone will remain dissatisfied until his or her "old favorite" is sung. For some people, a hymn qualifies as being "old" only if it is sung out of an aged, crumbling, and out-of-print hymnal. Even if the very same piece is found printed in a newer hymnal, it only qualifies as a certified old hymn if it is sung from a decaying book.


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2011-04-17 09:39:35 | Comments | Printable version

Shamarie sends thanks to County Road Crew, Ann, magistrate

Holler is open in record time

Shamarie Claiborne writes:
A huge thank you to Daryl Flatt and Ann Melton! I called Daryl at 9:07amCT, and he called Ann. The road was cleared by 10:27amCT. The gentlemen who came out had it clear, moved and ready to go in record time! Shamarie Claiborne
Comments re photo 39963. Life in the Holler Closed for repairs


2011-04-17 09:23:32 | Comments | Printable version

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2011-04-17 08:02:47 | Comments | Printable version | See topic Today

Chuck Hinman: IJMA No. 110: Middle finger, left hand

It's Just Me Again No. 110: The Middle Finger on My Left Hand
Is Chuck Hinman your favorite Sunday with CM columnist, as many tell us? If so, we hope you'll drop him a line by email. Reader comments to CM are appreciated, as are emails directly to Mr. Hinman at: charles.hinman@sbcglobal.net

by Chuck Hinman

After lunch today I was resting in my recliner, my hands folded on top of my stomach. Looking at my hands I began to ramble through memories of where these gnarled hands have been and what they have done.


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2011-04-17 07:59:20 | Comments | Printable version | See topic Chuck Hinman - Reminiscences

Questions for GWS Lexicographers

Vonnie Kolbenschlag writes:
The words I wonder about "in these parts" are:
  • Idea: Why is it pronounced as if it has an 'l' as the last letter. For example someone might say, I have an ideal it may rain.
  • Holt: Why is the word "hold" often pronounced as if it ends in a "t." For example someone might say, I got holt of the rope
Vonnie Kolbenschlag
Comments re article 43722 GWS Lexicon fame spreads reaches new breadth across US of A


2011-04-17 07:52:45 | Comments | Printable version

JIM: Submissions for Great Wooded South Lexicon

Carry/Pack. Holp. Ranch. Truth with the bark on it

By "Jim"

  • Carry: transport. As, I carried Mama to see Dr. Gose yesterday.

  • Pack: carry. As, Joe packed in enough farwood yesterday to do the weekend.

  • Holp (vestigial Elizabethan English): past tense of "help" , as Willie holp me cut tobacco last week.

  • Ranch:
    1. To perform perfunctory ablutions As, Sam stopped at the water pump and ranched his hands before he went in the house.
    2. To painfully twist. As, Bill ranched his back hauling hay.
    3. A handy devise for mechanical work As, Joe bought several screwdrivers and a set of box-end ranches.

  • The truth with the bark on it: One of my sainted Mama's favorite expressions. This was her version of Sgt. Joe Friday's (in)famous line, "Just the facts, Ma'am". Mama was a lady and gentle soul, but you didn't want to be on the receiving end of any such truth. She was was a grandmaster of the art and mystery of calmly and quite without rancor delivering "just the facts" sans sugar coating or bowdlerization, and as a general rule, the recipient lost more skin than a body might want to at any given time. Indeed, Mama's "truth with the bark on it" had considerable bite.
"Jim"


2011-04-17 07:45:01 | Comments | Printable version | See topic Jim: History

Great Wooded South Lexicon: Over Yanner

Beverly England writes:
What a great idea, Billy. I hope you publish these sayings in a book. Here's a phrase:
  • Over yanner: Used in Eastern KY It means the direction something is or where something is placed in a house or other location
Beverly England
Comments re article 43728 Great Wooded South Lexicon III Finally warsh rag wirehouse


2011-04-17 07:31:28 | Comments | Printable version

Fatal accident this morning, Russell Co., KY

Crash on McClendon Ridge RD at 1:20amCT takes life of 20 year old Jerry Passmore, Dunnville, KY

By TFC Billy Gregory, Public Affairs Officer
Kentucky State Police Post 15, Columbia, KY

RUSSELL CO., KY - Trooper Adam Likins is investigating a fatal collision that occurred at 1:20amCT on Sunday, April 17, 2011.


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2011-04-17 07:25:05 | Comments | Printable version

Adair County A-Team places 3rd in nation in History Bee

Special ColumbiaMagazine.com story

(Report from Washington, DC, Sunday morning, April 17, 2011) - The Adair County High School A-team, with Luke Maupin, Ryan Montgomery, Jake Leibeck and Eddie Franklin competing, placed 3rd in the nation in the first ever National History Bee & Bowl, and in so doing went into the record books.

This morning at 6:35amCT/7:35amET, when the news was received, the team was five blocks from the George Washington University site of today's individual competition, where Luke Maupin will be competing in a marathon with individuals from around the country to be one of 16 finalists who will be vying for the national championship at Mt. Vernon, VA.

Because this is a first time event, the Adair County team goes into the record books as the first ever team from Kentucky to place in the nation's Top Three teams.


2011-04-17 07:03:36 | Comments | Printable version

GWS Lexicon: Spell, a time metric

Comments re article 43727 GWS Lexicon Deciding the age old mizruz issueDoug McCammish writes:
Is Billy Joe keeping a list? I sure hope so.

Old Tongue-in-cheek George suggests (by association) another word, maybe already in the list:
  • Spell - an undefined period of time as in set a spell.
s/Doug McCammish
My understanding is that Billy Joe Fudge is working in a frenzy compiling the words. He and the vast network of learned contributors and the factotums of CM are coordinating the effort to make this Great Wood South Lexicon the Best of Its Kind, worthy of Adair County's Tradition of Excellence. Anything less wouldn't be tolerated, here. -EW


2011-04-17 06:15:43 | Comments | Printable version

Organ Donation Registry speeds past 1,000,000 goal

All Kentuckians are needed. To help save the life of a child, a grandchild, a spouse, a friend or another fellow human being, add your name to the registry. To register NOW, online, click to Donate Life Kentucky To register for organ donation in person at local Circuit Court Clerk offices in 7 county area:
  • Adair County: Dennis Loy, clerk. Adair Judicial Center, 201 Campbellsville ST, Suite 101, Columbia, KY 42728. Phone (270) 384-2626. Monday-Friday, 8am-4pmCT. More at Kentucky Court of Justice
  • Casey County: Craig L. Overstreet, clerk. Casey County Judicial Center, 231 Courthouse Square, Liberty, KY 42539. Phone (606) 787-6510. Hours: Open Monday-Friday at 8amET-close at 4:30pmET M, T, F; close at 4pm W-Th More at Kentucky Court of Justice
  • Cumberland County: Nancy L. Brewington, clerk. Cumberland County Justice Building, 112 Public Square, Burkesville, KY 42717. Phone (270) 864-1227. Hours: Monday-Friday, 8am-4pmCT More at Kentucky Court of Justice
  • Green County: John Frank, clerk. Green County Judicial Center: 200 W. Court ST, Greensburg, KY 42743. Phone (270) 932-5631 or 4029. Hours: Monday-Friday, 8am-4pmCT; Saturday, 8am-12pm noon CT. More at Kentucky Court of Justice
  • Metcalfe County: Tommy A. Garrett, clerk. Metcalfe County Courthouse, 201 E. Stockton ST, Edmonton, KY 42129. Phone (270) 432-3663. Hours: Monday-Friday, 8am-4pmCT. More at Kentucky Court of Justice
  • Russell County: Tony D. Kerr, clerk. Russell County Courthouse, 410 Monument Square, Suite 203, Jamestown, KY 42629. Phone (270) 343-2185 or 2186. Hours. Monday-Friday, 7:30am-5pmCT; Saturday, 8am-11amCT. More at Kentucky Court of Justice
  • Taylor County: Rodney Burress, clerk. Taylor County Judicial Center, 300 E. Main ST, Campbellsville, KY. Phone (270) 465-4356. Hours: Monday-Thursday, 8am-4:30pmET; Friday, 8am-5pmET. More at Kentucky Court of Justice
  • For All Kentucky County Court Clerks Click to Circuit Court Clerks by County
To register online, click to Donate Life Kentucky

By Michelle Landis Corbin

The Kentucky Circuit Court Clerk's Trust for Life organization has reached their goal of one million names to the Organ Donor Registry. That figure is now nearly 1.1 million.


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2011-04-17 05:59:55 | Comments | Printable version

Great Wooded South Lexicon III: Finally, warsh rag, wirehouse

The next earlier Great Wooded South LexiconII: Gob, passel and more

By Billy Joe Fudge, Retired State Forester
Kentucky Division of Forestry

When the idea for publishing a Great Wooded South Lexicon on CM came to me for the reasons given in the first two editions, I decided to list the word or phrase with a, not always complete, definition.


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2011-04-17 04:49:44 | Comments | Printable version

GWS Lexicon: Deciding the age old mizruz issue

Comments re article 43708 Great Wooded South Lexicon Gob passel and moreGeorge Kolbenschlag writes:
I figure with an established old Adair county name like mine I should have the right to weigh in with a what'd she say? question. Far and tar I can understand, but
Mrs./Mizruz? As in Mizruz Jones doesn't care to do that.
I'm not a very good speller, so please give me a pass if I spelled mizruz wrong. Fortunately this is not radio, so I don't have to pronounce it.George Kolbenschlag
Thanks. Good question. Definitely one for the Board. -CM


2011-04-17 04:13:02 | Comments | Printable version


Birthdays and Anniversaries for April 17
Happy Anniversary, David & Nancy Mann | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Anna Burton | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Cathy Cross | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Jack (Brad) Cox | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, James Richard Napier | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Jeremy Page (1992) | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, John Eugene Savage lll (2009) | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Lindsey Williams (1986) | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Mary Lou Feese (1951) | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Olivia Huff (2008) | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Paul Eastridge | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Sarah Coop | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Tony George (1981) | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Tristan Evans (1999) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Ruhel Graham Judd, Greensburg, KY (1921-2009) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Nona Bess Curry Bennett, Adair Co., KY (1938-2009) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Mrs. Lillie Catherine Strader Lobb, Green Co., KY (1927) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Betty Sue Lemmon, Taylor Co., KY (1941) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Armstead Hulse, Cumberland Co., KY (1928 | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Kathryn Vaidean Richardson, Russell Co., KY (1940) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Orthella Marie Clark, Green Co., KY (1940) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Christine Hill, Russell Co., KY (1928) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Della Mae Luttrell, Casey County, KY (1928) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Annie Marie Creason Milby, Green Co., KY (1944) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Sarah H. Coop, Adair County, KY (1923) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Lucille Harris, Magnolia, KY (1939) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Virgie Wilham, Casey County, KY (1923-2014) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Runa Wooten - (April 17, 1905 - d. 2000) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory, Cletta Aaron 91, Russell Springs, KY (1918) | (Updates/Corrections)

Events scheduled for Sunday, April 17, 2011
All events are listed in Central Time. Submit your upcoming event using our Contact Form.
1:00amCTPalm Sunday | (ID:11960, Comment)
6:00amCTTime to check Directory of Churches for Sunday morning & evening worship service schedules. | (ID:11928, Comment)
8:00amCTArt Exhibit, CU: work of Anne Montgomery Austin DETAILS
Anne Montgomery Austin, a Louisville artist, will showcase her artwork at Campbellsville University April 13-21, 2011, at CUs Badgett Academic Support Center at 110 University DR, Campbellsville. The event is free and open to the public from 9amET/8pmCT to 7pmET/6pmCT daily. Her exhibit will be in the Learning Commons in the Badgett Academic Support Center on the main floor. | (ID:12313, Comment)
10:00amCTBro. Paul Bledsoe will be preaching at Tabor, April 17, 2011
Bro. Paul Bledsoe will be preaching at Tabor Community Church, 1477 Fairplay Rd. Columbia, Ky. on Sunday April 17, 2011, during the 10amCT morning worship service. Pastor Ralph Hadley and congregation invite every to attend. -Patricia Hadley | (ID:12364, Comment)
1:00pmCTFuneral services in Campbellsville, KY, for Elvin E. Durham, Jr., Taylor Co., KY (1926-2011) | (ID:12403, Comment)
2:00pmCTFuneral services in Edmonton, KY, for Winnie Maxine Shaw, Glasgow, KY (1931-2011) | (ID:12405, Comment)
6:00pmCTEternal Heirs will sing at Tabor Community Church
Adair County Sunday night singing

Eternal Heirs from Campbellsville KY. will be singing at Tabor Community Church, 1477 Fairplay RD. Columbia, KY, at 6pmCT, on Sunday April 17, 2011 . Pastor Ralph Hadley and congregation invite everyone to attend.-Patricia Hadley | (ID:12366, Comment)
6:30pmCTHis Heart will sing at Egypt Christian Church April 17, 2011
Adair County Sunday night singing

His Heart, from Renfro Valley, KY, will be singing at Egypt Christian Church, 4859 Knifley RD, Columbia, KY, Sunday night, April 17, 2011, at 6:30pmCT. Pastor Tim Phillips and congregation welcome everyone. -Robert Bell | (ID:12308, Comment)
Goodins at Hadley Community Church, 8269 Fairplay RD, Columbia, KY
Adair County Sunday night singing
The Goodins will be singing at Hadley's Community Church, 8269 Fairplay RD, Columbia, KY 42728 on Sunday April 17, 2011 at 6:30pmCT. Members of the group are Jean Stargel, Marilyn Goodin Radford and Danny Goodin. Everyone invited. Elbert Hadley Pastor. | (ID:12371, Comment)

 




















 
 
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