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Tom E. Holmes, Adair Co., KY, native (1930-2012)

He was a member of a highly regarded Adair County, KY family. Mr. Holmes was a retired pharmacist and operated the George J. Ellis Drug Store on the square in Glasgow for 42 years

Tom E. Holmes age 82 a resident of Glasgow Health and Rehab passed awayMonday, April 23, 2012 at 10:40amCT, after several weeks illness.

Funeral service Friday, April 27, 2012 at 1pmCT, at Stotts-Phelps-McQueary Funeral Home, 210 Greensburg Street Columbia, KY with Bro. Gerald Reliford and Bobby Richardson, the officiating clergy. Burial in the Bearwallow Cemetery, 6080 Liberty Road, Columbia, KY. The family requests visitation after 2pmCT, on Thursday, April 26, 2012, at Stotts-Phelps-McQueary Funeral Home.


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2012-04-23 19:57:23 | Comments | Printable version | See topic Obituaries

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Which Winter? Obviously, it's blackberry



2012-04-23 - Melson Ridge Road - Photo by Ed Waggener.
The cold snap must be blackberry winter
Blackberries are in full bloom. This solid field of blackberries is on Melson Ridge Road, the highway between Cundiff in Adair County and Bryan/Creelsboro in Russell County. Weather experts tell us linen britches winter is next.

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Neela is back again; has decided she'll stay in new home

Peg Schaeffer writes:
Neela returned to her new home at midnight last night. She scratched on the door and has decided she'll stay. - Peg Schaeffer
Neela is missing from her new home


2012-04-23 17:40:56 | Comments | Printable version

Allan Leads, Women's Golf Second at MSC Championships

By Chris Wells
News from Lindsey Wilson College

BARDSTOWN, KY - Lindsey Wilson College sophomore Kaitlin Allan shot a four-over par 76 today to lead the Mid-South Conference Championships at the midway point at Bardstown Country Club at Maywood.


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2012-04-23 17:32:08 | Comments | Printable version

64 year old Marion Co., KY driver dies as result of 1-vehicle crash

Driver pronounced dead at scene, 3 miles east of Loretto, KY. Overcorrection caused vehicle to overturn, KSP believes

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

LEBANON, KY- 64-year-old Maxine B. Nalley of Loretto, KY died today, Monday, April 23, 2012, as the result of a single vehicle crash. The crash occurred today at approximately 11:35amET on KY 0049 3 miles east of Loretto, KY


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2012-04-23 17:23:06 | Comments | Printable version | See topic Kentucky State Police

Mr. Raymond H. Thompson, Jr., Green Co., KY (1943-2012)

He had made a profession of faith in Christ and had worked for many years as an over the road truck driver. Mr. Thompson was a veteran of the Vietnam War having served in the United States Navy where he served on the USS Salamonie ship. He was also a member of the Masonic Lodge in Crandall, Indiana


Mr. Raymond Henry Thompson, Jr., 68, of Campbellsville, KY, formerly of Greensburg, departed this life on April 22, 2012 at his home.

A Celebration of Life Memorial Service for Mr. Raymond Thompson, Jr. will be conducted at 6pmCT, Wednesday, April 25, 2012 at the Cowherd and Parrott Funeral Home, 206 S. Main Street, Greensburg, KY, with Rev. Jerry Noe officiating. Private interment will be in the Greensburg Cemetery, Greensburg, KY. Visitation will be after 3pmCT, Wednesday at the Cowherd and Parrott Funeral Home.


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2012-04-23 17:11:01 | Comments | Printable version

New KY motorcycle operator's license test to begin May 1, 2012

By Capt. Fred Williams
Kentucky Driver Testing Branch

FRANKFORT, KY - The Kentucky State Police Driver Testing Branch will begin using a new rider skills test for motorcycle operator's license applicants on May 1, 2012. Developed by the Motorcycle Safety Foundation (MSF), the new test is designed to better determine if operators possess sufficient safety skills for riding motorcycles in traffic.


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2012-04-23 16:42:25 | Comments | Printable version

Adair Hospital Board of Trustees Agenda, April 24, 2012

The Adair County Hospital District Board of Trustees meets in regular session, Tuesday, April 24, 2012, at 6:30pmCT, in the board room of Westlake Regional Hospital, 901 Westlake Drive, Columbia, KY, with the following agenda:
  1. Call to order
  2. Approval of minutes, March 27, 2012
  3. Approval of minutes, April 2, 2012
  4. CEO Report: Timothy Menton, Interim CEO
  5. Financial Statements: Rodger Klein, Interim CFO
  6. Update on Electronic Health Records project with NextGen: Rodger Klein and Guy Shepherd
  7. Recommendation from the Medical Staff: Credentialing. Dr. Clinton Kiteck
  8. Executive session: a) KRS: 61.810(1)(b) Deliberations on the future acquisition of sale of real property by a public agency, but only when publicity would be likely to affect the value of a specific piece of property to be acquired for public use or sold by a public agency: Ken Doran, Interim CFO
  9. Adjourn
End of the agenda for Tuesday, April 24, 2012 regular meeting.
The Adair County Hospital Board, governing body for Westlake Regional Hospital, Westlake Healthcare Team, meets each last Tuesday at 6:30pm in the board room of Westlake Regional Hospital, 901 Westlake Drive, Columbia, KY 42728. The board consists of members James Evans, Josh Harden, John Nall, and Bruce White, and Russell Guy Perkins. The meetings are open to the public.


2012-04-23 16:26:37 | Comments | Printable version

Linda Lewis writes of Hoover House, Chance

Linda Lewis writes:
The Hoover House, located in the Chance community is, on the farm where I live. Our family makes molasses there every fall, and have picnics there throughout the year. Burns's Creek runs right next to it, and it is a great place for the children to hunt crawdads and minnows. There has even been a few softball games played in the pasture across the creek. Our family has had many memory making events there. - Linda Lewis
Comments in answer to Query: Wants to know where Hoover House is


2012-04-23 16:01:04 | Comments | Printable version

Gardeners and Farmers will hold organizational meeting in Liberty, KY

By Catherine Pond

LIBERTY, KY - A group is forming for area gardeners and farmers, at an initial planning meeting on Thursday, May 3, at 6pmET/5pmCT, the Casey County Extension Office, 1517 S. Wallace Wilkinson Boulevard, Liberty, KY.

The goal is to get a working group together to plan future events, programs, workshops and collaborative promotional and other activities for gardeners and farmers of all levels, interests and pursuits.


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2012-04-23 13:48:40 | Comments | Printable version

Query: Wants to know where Hoover House is

Charlotte Corbin Hoover Frundle writes:
My grandfather on my mother's side was W. Henry Hoover. My mother was Lois Hoover. They lived on Harvey Ridge also, and I would love to know where this house is. My mother grew up in a house just down from the Lewis Cemetery. I am working on ancestry and would love any info or pictures that you could help me with. Thank you so much --Charlotte Corbin Hoover Frundle
Comments re photo 36882 Hoover House Chance KY


2012-04-23 10:27:35 | Comments | Printable version | See topic Local History

Columbia Police investigate two meth labs

Two arrested after CPD investigates after plain clothes policeman witnesses purchase of meth ingredients at Columbia store. CPD says charges are forthcoming after 7 one-step labs found at residence

From Columbia Police Department

Narratives:
Lab investigated at 59 Joe R. Barbee Road, Columbia, KY, April 17, 2012:
On Tuesday, April 17. 2012, at approximately 5:44pmCT, the Columbia Police Department executed a search warrant at 59 Joe R Barbee Road in Columbia, KY Once inside the residence the officers located seven one step meth labs as well as drug paraphernalia. The home was occupied by Miles Coffee and charges are forthcoming. The Columbia Police Department was assisted by the HIDTA Drug Task Force and Desi West.

Jamie Young, 31, and Rebecca Sinkhorn, 25, charged; lodged in AC Regional Jail
On Friday, April 20 at approximately 11:30pmCT, after an investigation by the Columbia Police Department two were arrested for manufacturing meth. The investigation began when a Columbia plain clothes officer witnessed these individuals buying meth making components at Walmart. Upon conducting a traffic stop and further investigation Jamie Young, 31, and Rebecca Sinkhorn, 25, both of 6350 Greensburg Road, Columbia, KY, were arrested and charged with manufacturing meth and possession of drug paraphernalia. They were lodged in the Adair County Regional Jail.
Narrative from Columbia Police Department, City Hall, 116 Cambpellsville Street, Columbia, KY



2012-04-23 10:06:41 | Comments | Printable version | See topic Kentucky State Police

Congratulations to turkey hunter Blaine Harden

Alice Wheeler 2505021 writes:
My congratulations to Blaine Harden! Nice turkey. --Alice Wheeler 2505021
Comments re photo 44844 Blaine Harden gets second turkey of season


2012-04-23 09:37:06 | Comments | Printable version

ACHS Class of 84 Reunion Meeting

Eric Goodin writes:
There is going to be an Adair County High School Class of 1984 reunion meeting. Tuesday, April 24, 2012, at 6pmCT at Columbia Pizza Hut, 990 Jamestown Street, Columbia, KY. We need anyone and everyone who can help to please show up and get this set up and finalized. Thank You. --Eric Goodin
See also: REUNIONS for lists of classes, other reunion news. And VENUES for MEETINGS for locations for your next get together.


2012-04-23 09:34:17 | Comments | Printable version

Mike Watson: Memories of the Henry Gadberry house

It was a marking place on Scenic KY 704 whose absence is as pronounced to one who knew it back when as the remaining scenic treasures are today.
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Adair County Historian Mike Watson sent a photo which is sure to stir memories in everyone who has driven Scenic Highway KY 704, the Fairplay Road, over the past five decades and more.


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2012-04-23 09:16:14 | Comments | Printable version

Blind black female dog, Flossy, lost in Hutchison-Loy Road area

Update: April 25, 2012. Flossy is home

Sandy Ford writes:
I have lost a black female poodle with a white spot on her chest from Hutchison Loy Road north of Columbia, KY. She is blind. Her name is Flossy. Please, if you see her, call me at 270-634-4224 --Sandy Ford
Find lost pets Quick
In CM ANIMALS


2012-04-23 08:12:47 | Comments | Printable version

Marvin R. (Chick) Antle, Jamestown, KY (1921-2012)

He was the patriarch of a highly regarded Russell County, KY family. His working civilian career was with the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers at Wolf Creek Dam. He was a much decorated World War II hero. He received the E.A.M.E. (European-African-Middle Eastern) Campaign Medal with Four Bronze Battle Stars, the American Theatre Medal, the Victory Medal; one Bronze Service Arrowhead. He had served in World War II as a Vertical Control Operator in 630th Anti-Aircraft Artillery Battalion in Africa and Italy and as a Military Policeman in occupied territories. He was of the Nazarene faith

Marvin R. "Chick" Antle, 90, Hwy. 55, Jamestown, KY, died Sunday, April 22, 2012, at Fair Oaks Nursing Home in Jamestown, KY.The funeral will be Wednesday, April 25, 2012, at 1pmCT, at Bernard Funeral Home Chapel, 367 Main Street, Russell Springs, KY, with Bro. Steve Janes the officiating clergy. Special music will be rendered by Wilma Coffey. Interment will be in the Russell Springs City Cemetery. Visitation will be after 5pmCT, Tuesday, April 24, 2012, at the Bernard Funeral Home.


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2012-04-23 08:05:33 | Comments | Printable version | See topic Obituaries

Paul Patton recalls story of a moving service at Creelsboro community church

There was a pragmatic, earthly explanation for 'spirituality' the evangelist at the protracted meeting believed he encountered when first surveying the crowd from long ago

By Paul Patton

The wonderful picture of the Creelsboro Church of the Nazarene called to my mind a story from the long ago.


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2012-04-23 07:44:13 | Comments | Printable version

The Heavenly Heirs, Glasgow, KY, at Tabor, April 29, 2012

Adair County Sunday Night Singing

The Hevenly Heirs with Bro. Lenus Williams and family from Glasgow, KY, will be singing at Tabor Community Church 1477, Fairplay Road. Columbia, KY, on Sunday, April 29, 2012, at 6pm CT. Pastor Ralph Hadley and congregation invite everyone to attend. - Patricia Hadley


2012-04-23 07:30:16 | Comments | Printable version

Memories of dinners on the ground, revivals at Creelsboro church

Kermit Mann would stand guard over dessert table at dinners on the ground, making kids show empty dirty plate as proof they had eaten dinner, before dessert was meted out
Comments re photo 44848 Scenic Russell Co KY Creelsboro Church of the Nazarene

By Judy Morrison

Thank you for this wonderful photo.

The home and store in the background was once my Great-Grandfather's.

I have many, many Happy Memories of Sunday Dinners on the Gound and Revivals where the preachers would sometimes sketch, paint, or draw as they preached. Pretty exciting to little country children.

I Remember Great Uncle Kermit Mann would stand guard over the dessert table until we could show a dirty plate, to prove we had eaten vegetables, etc. Oh, precious memories. --Judy Morrison


2012-04-23 07:09:29 | Comments | Printable version

(Ad) Yard Sales season is here. Reminder to send Free listings.

Yard sale season is here. And with it, a reminder to post early for the best results.Text only, non-commercial yard sales are posted at no charge ( Free with Street & Number for Venue; otherwise $9 up.) on ColumbiaMagazine.com for residents of Adair, Casey, Cumberland, Green, Metcalfe, Russell and Taylor Counties. Send yours now using any of the Contact/Submit buttons. YARD SALES

2012-04-23 07:07:57 | Comments | Printable version

Justin Walker takes first place in 2012 Pinewood Derby

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By Shellie Elmore

Justin Walker won the first place trophy in the Pinewood Derby held Saturday, April 21, 2012, at the Adair County Middle School.

In all, ten members of Columbia's Cub Scout Pack 888 competed, they were Caleb Elmore, Colton Parnell, Tanner Strange, James Winfrey, Hayden Hancock, Zack Bertram, Josh Murphy, Bradley Durbin, Justin Walker, and Jonathan Feese.

Jonathan Feese won second place and Zack Bertram was third. - Shellie Elmore

Cub Scout Pack 888 meets, CUMC, 202 Burkesville ST, Columbia, KYCub Scout Pack 888 meets each Monday night at 6pmCT, in the basement of the Columbia United Methodist Church, 202 Burkesville ST, Columbia, KY. Anyone who wants to join the Cub Scouts is welcome to attend. - Phillip Richard


2012-04-23 05:57:05 | Comments | Printable version

2012 Turkey Hunt: 9 year old Blaine Harden gets 2nd of season

Blaine Harden, age 9, killed his second turkey of the season Sunday morning, April 22, 2012. It was a 23 lb. gobbler with a 10 1/2 beard, 1 inch spurs. - David Harden

2012-04-23 05:27:50 | Comments | Printable version | See topic Sports

Today, MONDAY with CM, April 23, 2012

Haiku by Robert Stone for April 23, 2012:
Each writes own life script --
needed revisions lacking
past patterns persist.
--Robert Stone, Monday, 23 April 2012.
-1000 haiku countdown to Chambers Stevens' 50th birthday, Day 223, in progress

WEATHER:
Hazardous Weather Outlook Issued: .
For information on Hazardous Weather, if any, click to Hazardous Weather


Columbia, KY/NWS Weather Forecast: MONDAY, April 23, 2012
The National Weather Service in Louisville, KY, has issued the following forecast for Columbia, KY. this forecast from update at: 4:11amCT April 23, 2012
Today: Mostly sunny, with a high near 59. Breezy, with a north wind 10 to 13 mph increasing to between 18 and 21 mph. Winds could gust as high as 32 mph.
Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 39. West wind between 3 and 11 mph.
Click to National Weather Service for Columbia, KY
The Kentucky Mesonet is The Commonwealth's Official Source for Weather and Climate Data.
Mesonet stations are live in: Adair - Casey - Cumberland - Metcalfe - Taylor


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CAUD Announced at 1:45pmCT, Sunday, April 22, 2012: This BOIL WATER ADVISORY LIFTEDBOIL WATER ADVISORY: Line Break
A Boli Water advisory was issued April 20, 2012 for Short Street, Adair Avenue and Spring Drive, and Lindsey Wilson Apartments on the corner of Young Street and Fairground Street.



2012-04-23 04:53:37 | Comments | Printable version | See topic Today

Chloe, black and white Border Collie, missing in Milltown area

Stephen Noel writes:
Chloe - 2 yr old black and white border collie with docked tail. Missing in Milltown area April 22, 2012, at 3pm. Beloved family pet. Generous reward offered. 270-465-9071 or 270-465-5659 or 270-789-8042 Stephen or Shirley Noel --Stephen Noel
Find lost pets Quick
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2012-04-23 04:51:19 | Comments | Printable version


Birthdays and Anniversaries for April 23
Happy Birthday, siblings Suzanne Rodgers, Pat Miller and Jeffery Todd Miller | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Abigail Thompson (1998) | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Amanda Tooley (1972) | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Calvin Leo Claywell, (1948) | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Conor Smith (2005) | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Julie McQueary | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Matthew Brummett | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Phyllis Caldwell | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Shane Lee Pollard | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday Robert G. (Bobby) Fawcett, Taylor Co., KY (April 23, 1937 - August 29, 2009) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday Jim Giles, 34, Adair Co., KY (April 23, 1975 - September 3, 2009) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday Mrs. Beatrice Whitlow Creason, Green Co., KY (1923) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Aileen Logan Scott Cumberland Co., KY (1923) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Gene Cornett, Casey Co., KY (1940) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Wilmerth Hart, Russell County, KY (1927) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Linda Antle, Russell Springs, KY (1959) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Veachel Antle, Campbellsville, KY (1930) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Clifton Wayne Meece, 63, Russell Springs, KY (1949) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Christine Fogle, Casey County, KY (1915) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Mrs. Geneva Walker Estes, Green Co., KY (1923-2013) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Fred C. Sexton, 80, Adair County, KY (1933-2014) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Birthday (1932) | (Updates/Corrections)

Events scheduled for Monday, April 23, 2012
All events are listed in Central Time. Submit your upcoming event using our Contact Form.
8:00amCTAdair Co. Judicial Center, 201 Campbellsville ST. Columbia, KY: No (0) case(s) scheduled to start in AdairCircuit Court. Seventy-three (73) case(s) court case(s) in Adair District Court. For latestupdates courts in 7-County Area, click on these links at the KentuckyCourt of Justice: AdairCounty. Also: CaseyCounty.Cumberland County. GreenCounty. MetcalfeCounty. RussellCounty. TaylorCounty. | (ID:16886, Comment)
10:00amCT AoG Food Pantry Open Today
The food pantry at Praise Assembly of God, 310 Jamestown ST, Columbia, KY, is open Mondays at 10amCT until 1pmCT or until the food runs out. -Patricia Willis | (ID:16676, Comment)
NoonCTChimes at Noon. Downtown Columbia, KY. Two Selections | (ID:16771, Comment)
5:00pmCTChimes for the Evening. Downtown Columbia, KY. Two Selections | (ID:16626, Comment)
CU's Fourth Annual Derby Rose Gala at Winter's Dining Hall, CU
The fourth annual Derby Rose Gala Scholarship fund-raising event will be Monday, April 23, 2012, at Campbellsville University's Winters Dining Hall, 411 North Columbia Avenue, Campbellsville, KY. Social hour will start at 6pmET/5pmCT with the Dinner at 7pmET/6pmCT. Tickets are $100 each. To order tickets by phone or email, call the Alumni Office at 270-789-5216 or 270-789-5290 or email pjsmith@campbellsville.edu or jsengland@campbellsville.edu. | (ID:16835, Comment)
6:00pmCTAdair Co. Tea Party meets at 912 Appen Ave,C
Adair County Tea Party, will meet at 6pmCT, April 24, 2012, at 912 Appen Ave.Columbia, KY 42728. You are invited to join us to share ideas, concerns and questions about what is happening in our county, state and nation. We hope to have at least one candidate for you to get to meet. - Janet Novielli.. | (ID:16785, Comment)
Cub Scout Pack 888 meets, CUMC, 202 Burkesville ST, Columbia, KY
Cub Scout Pack 888 meets each Monday night at 6pmCT, in the basement of the Columbia United Methodist Church, 202 Burkesville ST, Columbia, KY. Anyone who wants to join the Cub Scouts is welcome to attend. -Phillip Richard | (ID:16682, Comment)
Boy Scouts meet at Columbia United Methodist Church
The Boy Scouts meet at the Columbia Unitied Methodist Church, 202 Burkesville Street, Columbia, KY every Monday night at 6pmCT. (We will meet at the Sportsmans Club occasionally, depending on the weather.) Phone 270-250-9482. - Shane Patterson | (ID:16687, Comment)
6:30pmCTVictory Church organizing Emmaus Reunion Group
Victory Community Church, 107 N. Reed St. Columbia, KY, will be holding a meeting at 6:30pmCT, Monday, April 23, 2012 for organizing an Emmaus Reunion Group. Everyone is welcome and encouraged to attend. We hope to have a great turn out and get a great reunion group, here in Adair County. Contact: Bro. Bill Henson: 270-634-0336 - Trudy Crabb | (ID:16832, Comment)

 





















 
 
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