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Wonders if there is age limit to attend, play Band Bingo

Brandy SmithThompson writes:
I was just wondering if there was an age limit for those who can attend and play Bingo? Thanks. --Brandy SmithThompson
Comments re article 56962 Jazz performance tonight Jan 15 2013 at Adair Band Bingo


2013-01-15 15:14:32 | Comments | Printable version

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Agenda Item No. 21: Approve removal of Old Adult Learning Center Building - Ricky Bault



2013-01-15 - 403 Indian Drive, Columbia, KY - Photo By Ed Waggener. The one time Adair County Family Resource Center, which faces Greensburg Street but was accessed from Indian Drive, is scheduled for removal in Adair County School Board meeting, Thursday, January 17, 2013, at 7pmCT, at the School Board Conference Room, 1204 Greensburg Street, Columbia, KY.
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Adair Co. Board of Education Agenda, Jan. 17, 2013

Big meeting, first with two new board members, Greg Willis and Tweeta Lasley. Board chairperson, vice chairperson, secretary to board will be selected. Board scheduled to take action to remove old Adair Family Resource Center. Academic Team/Heather Jackson to be recognized. Colonel Wm. Casey Elementary students will open the meeting with the Pledge of Allegiance.
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Adair County Board of Education Agenda
Thursday, January 17, 7pmCT Special Board Meeting
Adair County Board Conference Room
1204 Greensburg ST, Columbia, KY.


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2013-01-15 10:12:04 | Comments | Printable version | See topic Education

A Step Back In Time: ACHS Prom 2013

The Adair County High School Junior Class is excited to announce the 2013 prom theme: "A Step Back In Time." The Junior-Senior Prom will be held Saturday, April 20, 2013, from 8pmCT to 12am midnight CT at the ACHS John Burr Memorial Gymnasium, 526 Indian Drive, Columbia, KY. - Chad Parnell

2013-01-15 07:42:40 | Comments | Printable version

Jazz performance tonight, Jan. 15, 2013, at Adair Band Bingo

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By Teresa Bright
News from the Adair County High School Band

Members of the Adair Jazz Band will be performing at the regular Bingo session on Tuesday, January 15, 2013 beginning at 5pmCT/6pmET. The Jazz Band is under the direction of Mr. Jonathon Holmes.

Adair Jazz Band members are Hayley Knifley, Alison Feese, Kyndall Caldwell, Hunter Mings, Cole Beard, Jordan Humphress, Jared Giles, Thomas Murrell, Cody Herbst, Logan Barnes (Alumni), Joseph McDowell, Elizabeth Melton, Natalie Bryant, Sarah Ferguson, Jamika Payne, Kenzie Rogers, and Brandon Breeding.

As usual, there are concessions and Bingo activities starting at 5pmCT/6pmET. Bingo is conducted on Tuesdays and Fridays at the Bingo Building located at 50 Shady Lane, just off Hwy 55 North in Columbia, and is licensed through the Adair County Band Boosters, Inc. ORG0002285. - Teresa Bright


2013-01-15 06:25:21 | Comments | Printable version

Pain clinic owner arrested in Springfield, KY

Attorney General Jack Conway announces arrest, indictment Ernest William Singleton, 44, in Springfield, KY, Washington County Sheriff's office for prescription drug and money laundering conspiracies
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By Shelley Catharine Johnson, Deputy Communications Director
News form Attorney General Jack Conway

General Conway and United States Attorney of the Eastern District, Kerry B. Harvey, today jointly announced the indictment of 44-year-old Ernest William Singleton, Double D. Holdings, LLC and S & R Medical Enterprise, LLC, dba Central Kentucky Bariatric and Pain Management Center (formerly in Georgetown, Ky.) and Grant County Wellness Clinic (formerly located in Dry Ridge, KY) for prescription drug and money laundering conspiracies.


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2013-01-15 05:59:29 | Comments | Printable version | See topic Healthy Lifestlyes by Kelli Bonifer

5 Russell Countians among December 2012 LWC graduates

Samuel Gosser. Tonya Hadley. Brittney Robinson. Cindy Whitehead

By Travis Smith
News from Lindsey Wilson College

COLUMBIA, KY - Five Russell County residents recently graduated from Lindsey Wilson College. The 5 area residents were among 381 students who received undergraduate or graduate degrees at the college's 92nd commencement ceremony, held December 11, 2012 in Biggers Sports Center, 360 Spickard Drive, Columbia, KY.


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2013-01-15 05:46:26 | Comments | Printable version

AC Middle School Site-Based Council meets January 17, 2013

The Site-Based Council at Adair County Middle School, 322 General John Adair Drive, Columbia, KY will be having a regular monthly meeting at 3pmCT, Thursday, January 17, 2013, at the school. The meeting is open to the public. Contact: 270-384-5308. - Alma Rich, Principal

2013-01-15 05:26:46 | Comments | Printable version | See topic Education

Adair County Fair & Horse Show wins state runner up plaque

Award is for Class AA Fair Catalog Award in slick finish category
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By Greg Thomas News from the Adair County Fair & Horse Show

COLUMBIA, KY (2013-01-15) - Adair County Fair & Horse Show members attended the 66th Annual Kentucky Association of Fair & Horse Show convention in Louisville, Kentucky this past weekend. While there they received the state runner up Class AA Fair Catalog award in the slick finish category and confirmed plans for the 2013 Adair County Fair.

Attending were: Adair County Fair Board members Fay Davidson, Susan Perkinson, Adair County, James Curry, Harriet Hadley, Jamie Hadley; and Winston Keltner.


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2013-01-15 05:21:33 | Comments | Printable version

Shoes for Belize are admission to Jan. 17, 2013 CU games

Campbellsville University to host shoe drive at January 17, 2013 basketball games. Fans will receive free admission by donating a pair of shoes.

By Chris Megginson, Sports Information Director, Campbellsville University
Special to the Columbia Magazine.com

CAMPBELLSVILLE, KY - It's time to recycle those sneakers you've barely worn. Campbellsville University basketball and supporting sponsors are collecting new and gently used shoes Thursday, January 17, 2013, during the fifth annual Next Step Shoe Drive. The drive will take place during the Mid-South Conference doubleheader basketball games between Campbellsville and University of the Cumberlands at 6pmET and 8pmET, at Powell Sports Center, 203 Tiger Way, Campbellsville, KY.


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2013-01-15 04:41:06 | Comments | Printable version | See topic Sports

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2013-01-15 04:28:32 | Comments | Printable version

Remember Max E. Calhoun: Prayers to the family

Violet Graves writes to the family:
Our prayers go out to the Calhoun family. May God Bless you all. Violet Graves and Family. - Violet Graves
Comments re article 56906 Max E Calhoun Green County KY 19562013


2013-01-15 04:03:02 | Comments | Printable version

The Goodins at Antioch UMC, Sunday, January 20, 2013

Adair County Sunday night singing

The Goodins will be singing at Antioch United Methodist Church, 3422 Wheeler Hill Road, Columbia, KY in the Sparksville community of Adair County, on Sunday, January 20, 2013, at 6pmCT/7pmET. Pastor Troy Elmore and congregation invite everyone. - Danny Goodin


2013-01-15 03:56:56 | Comments | Printable version

Dwight Hadley: Congratulations, advice for Horatio Alger winner

Dwight C. Hadley writes to Heather Jackson:
Heather, you have worked very hard and now you get to reap the rewards of your hard work. Stay true to yourself and most of all, stya true to God, and may God bless you on this wonderful journey. We are very proud of you. Love, Dwight and Carolyn Hadley
Comments re photo 48185 Heather Jackson Horatio Alger story comes true


2013-01-15 03:38:11 | Comments | Printable version | See topic Letters and Reader Feedback

5 Taylor Countians graduate from Lindsey Wilson, Dec. 2012

Brittany Corbin. Roxie Hunt. Summer Montgomery. Felicia Moran. Monica Parnell.

By Travis Smith
News from Lindsey Wilson College

COLUMBIA, KY - Five Taylor County residents recently graduated from Lindsey Wilson College. The 5 area residents were among 381 students who received undergraduate or graduate degrees at the college's 92nd commencement ceremony, held December 11, 2012 in Biggers Sports Center, 360 Spickard Drive, Columbia, KY.

The 5 area residents who received degrees from Lindsey Wilson were:
  • Brittany Corbin of Campbellsville earned a bachelor of arts degree in human services and counseling
  • Roxie Hunt of Campbellsville earned a master of arts degree in Christian leadership
  • Summer Montgomery of Campbellsville earned a bachelor of arts degree in human services and counseling
  • Felicia Moran of Campbellsville earned a bachelor of arts degree in elementary education
  • Monica Parnell of Campbellsville earned a master of education degree in teacher as leader.
The ceremony was LWC's eighth winter commencement, and it was the largest winter commencement ceremony held at the college.


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2013-01-15 03:05:09 | Comments | Printable version | See topic Lindsey Wilson College

Today, TUESDAY with CM, January 15, 2013

Haiku by Robert Stone for January 15, 2013:
Eye rejoices in form
while heart is gladdened by love,
inseverable.
--Robert Stone, Tuesday, 15 January 2013.
-1000 haiku countdown to Chambers Stevens' 50th birthday, Day 490, in progress

The Weather for Today

For Continuously updated weather, click to National Weather Service for Columbia, KY The NWS issued this update on 15 Jan 2013, at 02:35amCT/03:35amET : OVERNIGHT - Mostly cloudy, with a low around 28. North wind around 8 mph. TUESDAY - A chance of rain or freezing rain before 1pm, then rain. High near 36. Northeast wind 7 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. Little or no ice accumulation expected. TUESDAY NIGHT - Rain before 3am, then a chance of rain and sleet. Low around 33. Northeast wind 5 to 7 mph becoming northwest after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New sleet accumulation of less than a half inch possible. Hazardous Weather Outlook issued at 2:50pmCT/3:50pmET MONDAY 14 Jan 2013: "A LIGHT WINTRY MIX OF PRECIPITATION IS FORECAST THIS MORNING AS AN UPPER LEVEL DISTURBANCE PULLS MOISTURE NORTHWARD FROM A STALLED FRONTAL BOUNDARY ACROSS THE APPALACHIANS. THIS AFTERNOON...ENOUGH WARM AIR AT THE SURFACE AND ABOVE THE SURFACE SHOULD FORCE A CHANGEOVER TO JUST RAIN THIS AFTERNOON AND EVENING.."

The Kentucky Mesonet is The Commonwealth's Official Source for Weather and Climate Data.
Mesonet stations are live in: Adair - Casey - Cumberland - Metcalfe - Taylor

Quick links to Favorite CM Columns
Plus some- added Sunday, this past week, with maybe a few from History, and more are posted here:


2013-01-15 02:45:20 | Comments | Printable version | See topic Today


Birthdays and Anniversaries for January 15
Happy Birthday, David Herbst | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Donnie Henson | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Jennifer Gail Bennett (1977) | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Joshua Murphy (2004) | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Karen Partin | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Kris Knight | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Lori Kelsey | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Mike Bennett | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Odis Sinclair | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Russell Guy Perkins (1942) | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Talitha Carvens | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Verla Miniard Barnett (1983) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Pershing "Pete" Murphy Adair Co., KY (1936) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Sarah Frances Minor, Taylor Co., KY (1926)> | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Wayne Cox, Taylor Co., KY (1950) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, William Otha Kimbler, Adair Co., KY (1942) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, J.C. Murphy Cumberland Co., KY (1935) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Dencie Morrison Royse, Adair Co., KY (1915) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Edna Marie Berry Lopez, Taylor Co., KY (1985)> | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, John D. Melton, Cumberland Co., KY (1936) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Calvin Joseph Asbury, Green Co., KY (1934) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Hallie Childers, Taylor County, KY, (1922) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Donna Fern Marples, Campbellsville, KY (1963 | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Richard Clark Roberts, Celina, TN (1992) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, W.I. Rucker, 93, Taylor Co., KY (1920-2013) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, John H. (Johnnie) Jones, Green Co., KY (1930-2014) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Eric Lee Wardell, Somerset, KY (1974-2014) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory, Nina Frances Overstreet, Casey Co., KY (1937) | (Updates/Corrections)

Events scheduled for Tuesday, January 15, 2013
All events are listed in Central Time. Submit your upcoming event using our Contact Form.
8:00amCT7 County Area Court: Circuit Courts. District Courts, at at Glance.
Always Click on County Name for Link to Docket at Kentucky Court of Justice:
Adair County. Adair Co. Judicial Center, 201 Campbellsville ST. Columbia, KY: Fifty-one (51) Cases Circuit Court. No (0) cases District Court.
Casey County Judicial Center, 231 Courthouse Square, Liberty, KY. No (0) Cases Circuit Court. Eighteen (18) cases District Court.
Cumberland County, Justice Center, 112 Courthouse Square, Burkesville, KY. No (0) Cases Circuit Court. No (0) cases District Court.
Green County Judicial Center, 200 W. Court Street, Greensburg, KY. No (0) Cases Circuit Court. Two (2) cases District Court.
Metcalfe County, Judicial Center, 201 E. Stockton Street, Edmonton, KY. No (0) Cases Circuit Court. No (0) cases District Court.
Russell County. Judicial Center, 410 Monument Square, Jamestown, KY, No (0) Cases Circuit Court. No (0) cases District Court.
Taylor County, Justice Center, 300 E. Main Street, Campbellsville, KY. No (0) Cases Circuit Court. One (1) cases District Court.
Not an official docket. For official court information, check with circuit court clerk in your county. | (ID:20806, Comment)
9:00amCTAdair Food Pantry open each Tuesday, 9am-12pmCT
The Adair County Food Pantry, 203 South Monroe Street, Columbia, KY is open 9am-12pmCT, each Tuesday, serving families of Adair County, KY who meet certain income criteria, available at the food pantry. Anyone who wishes to donate to donate canned items or make financial gifts may contract Stephanie Long, Director at 270-250-2847. | (ID:20620, Comment)
10:00amCTPraise Assembly of God Food Pantry Open 10am-1pmCTPraise Assembly of God Food Pantry at 310 Jamestown Street, Columbia, KY will be open each Tuesday, 10am-1pmCT. - Patricia Willis Praise Assembly of God Food Pantry | (ID:20624, Comment)
Services at New Friendship United Baptist Church for Orma Smith, Russell County, KY (1928-2013) | (ID:20784, Comment)
11:45amCTCJE Melton, Mayor Harris speakers at January Chamber luncheon
The Columbia-Adair County Chamber of Commerce monthly meeting will be held Tuesday, January 15, 2013, at 11:45amCT, in the lower level of the Chamber of Commerce Building, 201 Burkesville Street, Columbia, KY. Speakers will be County Judge Executive Ann Melton and City of Columbia Mayor Mark Harris. Corporate Sponsor for January: A.C.T.I.O.N. Generation. Luncheon reservations must be made by 4:30pmCT, on Friday January 11, 2013, by calling the Chamber office at 270-384-6020. - Sue Stivers, Executive Director | (ID:20735, Comment)
NoonCTChimes at noon. Downtown Columbia, KY. Two Selections. | (ID:20557, Comment)
1:00pmCTServices in Burkesville, KY for Mrs. Dorothy Lewis Radford, Cumberland County, KY (1925-2013) | (ID:20795, Comment)
3:00pmCT Knife Swap at Columbia Masonic Lodge basement
The Adair County Knife Club will be hosting a Knife Swap and Auction, the 1st and 3rd Tuesday nights of every month in the basement of the Columbia Masonic Lodge, 501 Burkesville Street, (Burkesville and Frazier Streets) Columbia, KY. Doors will open at 3:00pmCT/4pmET. The auction begins at 5:00pmCT/6pmET. There is no smoking allowed in the basement, but you may smoke outside. Admission will be $2.00 and concessions will be available. We welcome new members to join us. for More information call Jason Cox, 270-634-1627 or Willard Bryant at 270-634-1657. -JASON COX | (ID:20510, Comment)
5:00pmCTChimes for the Evening. Downtown Columbia. Two Selections | (ID:20589, Comment)
Adair Band Bingo at Adair Band Bingo Building - Doors Open 5pmCT - Close 10pmCT
ACHS Jazz band performs at Bingo tonight (PHOTO))
Bingo is each Tuesday and Friday. Open 5pm-10pmCT/6pm/11pmET, in the Adair Band Bingo Building, 50 Shady Lane (Bing Map/Direction from Anywhere) Columbia, KY. License # ORG0002285. Five Regular Games, Pull Tabs, and Much More. Concessions available at all sessions. | (ID:20633, Comment)
5:15pmCTStrong for Life Class, Jim Blair Center
Strong for Life Classes at 5:15pmCT, every Tuesday and Thursday, at the Jim Blair Center, 901 Hudson Street, Columbia, KY. Participants should bring own hand and arm weights. Strong for Life is a combination of of weight bearing exercises and aerobics. Contact: 270-634-2935. - LEE ANN JESSEE | (ID:20724, Comment)
5:30pmCTAdair County Indians Boys/Girls vs Marion County at Lebanon, KY
Cancelled: Rescheduled for tomorrow, same time, same place
The girls game starts at 5:30pmCT/6:30pmET; the boys at 7pmCT/8pmET, Tuesday, January 16, 2013, at Marion County High School, 735 Danville Road, Lebanon, KY | (ID:20778, Comment)
7:00pmCTAdair County Sportsmans Club regular monthly meeting
The Adair County Sportsmans Club meets each first Tuesday night at 7pmCT, at 999 Lancaster DR, Columbia, KY. The meetings are open to members, prospective members and the general public. -Barry Jones | (ID:20643, Comment)
7:30pmCTAdair County Indians Boys vs Marion County at Lebanon, KY
Canceled: Rescheduled for tomorrow, same time, same place At Marion County High School, 735 Danville Road, Lebanon, KY | (ID:20779, Comment)
8:00pmCTA Step Back In Time: ACHS Prom 2013
The Adair County High School Junior Class 2013 sponsored Junior-Senior prom themed, "A Step Back In Time," will be held Saturday, April 20, 2013, from 8pmCT to 12am midnight CT at the ACHS John Burr Memorial Gymnasium, 526 Indian Drive, Columbia, KY. - Chad Parnell | (ID:20812, Comment)

 






















 
 
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