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Annual Cattlemen's Association meeting is at 6:30pmCT at LWC

All Adair County Cattlemen's Association members and prospective members are invited to attend the Cattlemen's Association Annual Meeting at 6:30pmCT, Monday, January 28, 2013, at Lindsey Wilson College's Cranmer Dining Center, 430 Helen Flatt Drive, Columbia, KY. There will be awards presented and officer elections. Farm Credit Services will sponsor the meal. The Adair County Cattlemen's Association is one of the largest organizations representing farmers. The association meets about six times a year, hosts an annual Field Day, and provides scholarship opportunities to Adair County students wishing to attend college. Dues are $30 for single membership, and $45 for couples membership. Becoming a member of the Cattlemen's Association also makes one a member of the Kentucky Cattlemen's Association. Members receive a monthly magazine entitled "Cow Country News" which features hot topics in the industry as well as the most update research for KY cattle producers. For more information about the Adair County Cattlemen's Association, contact the Extension Office at 384-2317. --Teresa Bright

2013-01-28 17:07:47 | Comments | Printable version

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Adair Democrats to meet February 4, 2013

The Adair County Democrat Women's Club will meet at 6pmCT, and the Adair County Democrat Executive Committee will meet at 6;30pmCT, Monday, February 4, 2013 2013 at the Columbia/Adair Chamber of Commerce basement, 201 Burkesville Street, Columbia, KY These meetings are open to the public. Jamie Shelley, president ACDW; Ben Loy, chairman ACDEC. - Victoria Pike

2013-01-28 13:12:42 | Comments | Printable version

Congregational Song Festival at CU, Wed.,Feb. 20, 2013

Campbellsville University invites everyone to the first Congregational Song Festival "A Journey of Faith in His Song" Wednesday, February 20, 2013, at 5:30pmCT/6:30pmET, in Ransdell Chapel, located on the campus of Campbellsville University at 401 N. Hoskins Avenue, Campbellsville, KY. The event is free and open to the public, and is for all ages and all denominations. Only readings from the Bible and singing will fill the program.from Campbellsville University

2013-01-28 12:49:18 | Comments | Printable version

Code Red notification to be tested Fri., Feb. 1, 2013 at 10amCT.

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From Greg Thomas, Adair County Emergency Management Director

Adair County and the City of Columbia will be utilizing the CodeRED Emergency Notification System on Friday, February 1, 2013 to call the entire community. The calls will take place after 10amCT in the MORNING and will continue until the entire database has been attempted. This call will give Adair County and the City of Columbia personnel the chance to operate the system as if there has been a community wide disaster.

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2013-01-28 12:33:42 | Comments | Printable version

ACHS A-Team wins 8th in row District Title, Sets School Records

District Governor's Cup Team Champions in both Quick Recall and Future Problem Solving. Individual medalists include Heather Jackson, Matt Rogers, Timoty Watson, and Brittany Curry; Rebecca Montgomery gets a 2nd Place in Quick Recall. with strong performances from Jessi Taylor, Cody Giles, Noah Richard, Thomas Murrell Alan Godsey. Future Problem Solving champs are Emmalee Baker, Kyle Castaneda, Sarah McQuaide, Amber Turner, and Roslin Wilson. Emmalee Baker will compete for team and as individual at Regionals. Accompanying the Quick Recall team to regionals will be rising stars Eli Jackson, Austin Bradshaw, Zane Sanders, and Treyton Grant.
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By Chad Parnell
News from Adair County High School Academic Team

The Adair County High School Academic Team won the 2013 Governor's Cup District Championship on Saturday, January 26, for the 8th year in a row. The school was selected to host this year's competition, and in front of supporters on their home turf, the team stormed through all rounds of Quick Recall to capture 1st Place and defend their reputation as one of southern Kentucky's best teams on the buzzers. In addition, the Future Problem Solving team--a perennial world championship qualifier--swept all judges' top rankings for 1st Place in their competition.

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2013-01-28 12:14:25 | Comments | Printable version

A BOIL WATER ADVISORY is in effect for consumers of CAUD

(COLUMBIA, KY - Issued at 11amCT, Received at 11:51amCT, Monday, January 28, 2013) Columbia/Adair Utilities District (CAUD) has issued a Boil Water Advisory, for customers on
Baker Street, Cole Street, Greensburg Street, Mack Street, Mitchell Street, Walker Street, Hudson Street up to Royal Manor Apt., Stults Street, Rice Drive, Watson Street, Crestview Street, Wall Street, Merchant Street, South High Street, North High Street, East Fortune Street and East Guardian Street.
The advisory has been issued due to a main line leak. Following such an event, the potential exists for bacteriological contamination of the water supply therefore this Boil Water Advisory has been issued as a precautionary measure. Until further notice, boil all water used for drinking and cooking, bringing the water to a rolling boil for three minutes before using. This advisory will remain in effect until the situation has been corrected and test results have shown the water to be of an acceptable quality. For more information concerning the Boil Water Advisory, contact Lennon Stone at Columbia Adair Utilities District, 270-384-2181.

2013-01-28 11:53:06 | Comments | Printable version

Jay B. Curtis, Columbia, KY (1939-2013)

He was a native of Monroe County, KY, who had made thousands of friends here as an employee of Houchens stores. He was a member of Mt. Tabor Communty Church and a U.S. Army veteran who will be rendered full military honors at interment in Tompkinsville, KY. He leaves three direct living descendants,
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Jay B. Curtis, age 73, of Columbia formerly of Tompkinsville passed away Sunday, January 27, 2013 at his home.

Funeral services will be conducted Thursday, January 31 at 11amCT, at Strode Funeral Home, 204 Columbia Avenue, Tompkinsville, KY, with burial to follow in the Monroe County Memorial Lawn with military rites performed at graveside by DAV Chapter 20 of Glasgow, KY. Rev. Stanley Watson and Rev. Ralph Hadley officiating. Visitation will be after 5pmCT, Tuesday, January 29, 2013, at Strode Funeral Home in Tompkinsville, KY.

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2013-01-28 11:34:17 | Comments | Printable version | See topic Obituaries

Unknown person(s) damages bookmobile; it's off road today, tomorrow

Public reminded that when library is closed, parking lot is closed. Bookmobile damaged by unknown individual. Bookmobile parked today and tomorrow. Harvey Ellis will be assessing the damage to see when it can be roadworthy,It's all a matter of safety: New bookmobile suffers significant damage while parked in lot. Library director stresses what should have been obvious - that when the library is closed, the parking lot is closed.

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The Adair County Public Library's beautiful new bookmobile suffered significant damage during last week's ice storm, and officials want anyone with information on the incident to report it to 270-284-2472.

Because of the damage, the bookmobile is out of service today, Monday, January 29, 2013, and tomorrow, while it is being checked out for roadworthiness at Harvey Ellis, and while the library is negotiating with its insurance carrier, according to Lee Ann Jessie, the library director.

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2013-01-28 10:38:13 | Comments | Printable version

CU attains 86th in nation ranking for online programs

U.S. News & World Report gives Campbellsville program only numerical rating in the Commonwealth of Kentucky. Other Kentucky schools that made the list but whose rank was not published include Murray State University and Western Kentucky University

By Lucas Pennington
News from Campbellsville University

CAMPBELLSVILLE, KY - U.S. News & World Report has released the list of the best online programs in the nation and Campbellsville University has been acknowledged. In the 2013 Best Online Graduate Business Programs report, Campbellsville University is ranked 86th. Campbellsville University was the only college in the Commonwealth of Kentucky to be ranked in this report with a numerical value. Other Kentucky schools that made the list but whose rank was not published include Murray State University and Western Kentucky University.

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2013-01-28 09:05:37 | Comments | Printable version | See topic Education

Edward Lee Clark, Taylor Co., KY (1931-2013)

He was a military veteran and will receive full honors rendered by the Marion County DAV Chapter #70 at interment in Lebanon National Cemetery. He was a member of a respected Taylor County family. He leaves 16 direct living descendants

Mr. Edward Lee Clark, age 81, of Ingram Avenue, Campbellsville, died Saturday January 26, 2013, at the Taylor Regional Hospital, Campbellsville, KY, after an illness.

Funeral services for Mr. Edward Lee Clark will be held at 10amCT/11amET, Tuesday, January 29, 2013, at the Lyon-DeWitt Funeral Home Chapel, , 503 E. Main Street, Campbellsville, KY with burial in the Lebanon National Cemetery, 20 Hwy 208, Lebanon, KY, with full military honors by the Marion County DAV Chapter #70. The family request visitation 4pm-7pmCT/5pm-8pmET, Monday, January 28, 2013, at the Lyon-DeWitt Funeral Home.

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2013-01-28 08:50:12 | Comments | Printable version | See topic Obituaries

Driven will be at Cane Valley Baptist Church, Feb. 17, 2013

The gospel group Driven will be singing at Cane Valley Baptist Church, 3145 Cane Valley Road, Columbia, KY, during the worship service at 10:30amCT, Sunday, February 17, 2013. There will be a potluck meal following the service. Bro. Woodrum and congregation invite everyone to attend. - Connie Young

2013-01-28 07:59:37 | Comments | Printable version

Evelyn Henry Rice, 105, formerly of Campbellsville, KY (1907-2013)

She completed an extraordinary life of extraordinary length: 105 years. Her marriage to Campbellsville Dentist Dr. Howard Rice spanned over 64 years enduring until his death in 1996. She leaves 10 direct living descendants. She was a native of Nicholas County, KY. Most of her adult life was spent in Campbellsville, KY. She was a very highly regarded citizen of Taylor County, KY. After retirement from a career as a teacher at Campbellsville High School, she worked as a customer service representative at Taylor County Bank for 10 years. She was a member of the Campbellsville Woman's Club, member and past regent of the David Allen Chapter of the National Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution, the Campbellsville Coterie Club and treasurer for many years of Friends of the Library

Evelyn Henry Rice, 105 years of age, of Wetumpka, formerly of Campbellsville, KY died at 5:45amCT, Friday, January 25, 2013, in Wetumpka, AL.

Funeral services will be at 10amCT/11amET, Friday, February 1, 2013 at the Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home, 418 Lebanon Avenue, Campbellsville, KY by Rev. Ron Young, Barry Bertram and Anne Fraim. Burial will be in Brookside Cemetery on West Main Street, Campbellsville, KY.

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2013-01-28 07:50:17 | Comments | Printable version

Sad word of the passing of Mr. JB Curtis, Columbia, KY

Sad word of the passing of Mr. JB Curtis, Columbia, KY, formerly of Tompkinsville, KY on Sunday, January 27, 2013, at his home in Columbia, KY, has been received. Strode Funeral Home, Tompkinsville, KY, will be in charge of arrangements. Billy Hadley

2013-01-28 07:27:31 | Comments | Printable version

Mrs. Eva Mae Graves Cleary, Cumberland Co., KY (d. Jan. 27, 2013)

She was the matriarch of a respected Cumberland County, KY family. She leaves three direct living family members
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Mrs. Eva Mae Graves Cleary, age 81, of Burkesville, KY, passed away Sunday, January 27, 2013 at Cumberland Valley Manor in Burkesville, KY.

Funeral services for Mrs. Eva Mae Graves Cleary will be held on Tuesday, January 29, 2013 at 11amCT/12pmET, in the Memory Chapel of Norris-New Funeral Home, 601 N. Main Street, Burkesville, KY with burial in the Marrowbone Cemetery. Visitation for Mrs. Eva Mae Graves Cleary will be after 6pmCT/7pmET, on Monday until service time on Tuesday.

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2013-01-28 05:55:35 | Comments | Printable version

Misty Valley Singing at Kelleyville Community Church

Adair County Sunday Night Singing
Misty Valley be singing at Kelleyville Community Church, 77 Kellyville Road, Columbia, KY. Sunday, February 3, 2013 at 5:30pmCT. The singing group consists of Jerry Powell, John Abrell, and Ken and Marsha Wheeldon. Linda Tucker

2013-01-28 05:16:18 | Comments | Printable version

Today, MONDAY with CM, January 28, 2013

Haiku by Robert Stone for January 28, 2013:
Looking backwards finds
common praises and curses
in words rearranged.
--Robert Stone, Monday, 28 January 2013.
-1000 haiku countdown to Chambers Stevens' 50th birthday, Day 503, in progress

Quick links to Favorite CM Columns
Mostly from Sunday with CM, January 27, 2013 - EW:

2013-01-28 04:54:04 | Comments | Printable version | See topic Today

Birthdays and Anniversaries for January 28
Happy Anniversary, Merl and Patricia Wiggins (1967) | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Anniversary, Ronnie and Connie Williams (1967) | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Bobby Dale Sneed | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Brandon Lewis | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Carly Smith Flanagan (1990) | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Chris Lloyd | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Dennis Kinnett | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Dillon Parnell (2002) | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Glenn Phillips | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Isaiah Morgan | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Jared West | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Justin Karnes | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Kaydee Williams | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Kevin Andrew Burton | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Peggy Fudge | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Rita Carter Hadley | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Sandra Neat | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Shirley Corbin | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Tammy Shelton (1968) | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Terry K. Arnold | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Tiffany Corbin Janes | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Rita Lee Pendleton, 49, Casey County, KY (1960) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Linda Kirtley, Taylor Co., KY (1943) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Bernice Davis, Taylor Co., KY (1930) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Mrs. Bertha Nell Blakeman, 101, Green Co., KY (1911) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Willie C. Baxter, 63, Liberty, KY (1949) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Harold Dean Flanagan, 57, Russell County, KY (1957-2014) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Eureka Faye Johnson, Russell Co., KY, (1923-2014) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Oscar (B.A.) Bishop Anders, 83, Burkesville, KY (1931-2014) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Ovaline McGowan, 78, Russell Co., KY (1936-2014) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Linda Vest Cook, Casey Co., KY (1954-2015) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, George Reed, Adair Co., KY (1926-2015) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Alex Polston, 35, Russell Co., KY (1979-2015) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Mary June Richardson, Casey Co. KY (1931-2015 | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Mrs. Frances Lindsey Sparks, Green Co., KY (1932-2016) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Mr. Leonard (Joe) Leslie Walker, Greensburg, KY (1936-2016) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Calvin Wayne Shaw, 65, Tompkinsville, KY (1951-2016) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Bro. Elvis Tucker, 73, Russell County, KY (1943-2013) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Gertrude Burris, 79, Adair County, KY (1938-2017) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Robert Weldon Edwards (1951-2017) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Stephanie Janice Stephens Helm, Russell Co., KY (1932-2018) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Harvey Dean Nash (1896-1968) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Merkel Zimmerman (Russell County) | (Updates/Corrections)

Events scheduled for Monday, January 28, 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: No (0) Court Events Circuit Court. No (0) Court Events District Court.
Casey County Judicial Center, 231 Courthouse Square, Liberty, KY. Fifty-two (52) Court Events Circuit Court. No (0) Court Events District Court.
Cumberland County, Justice Center, 112 Courthouse Square, Burkesville, KY. No (0) Court Events Circuit Court. No (0) Court Events District Court.
Green County Judicial Center, 200 W. Court Street, Greensburg, KY. No (0) Court Events Circuit Court. Sixty (60) Court Events District Court.
Metcalfe County, Judicial Center, 201 E. Stockton Street, Edmonton, KY. No (0) Court Events Circuit Court. No (0) Court Events cases District Court.
Russell County. Judicial Center, 410 Monument Square, Jamestown, KY, Six (6) Court Events Circuit Court. Two Hundred Sixteen (216) Court Events District Court.
Taylor County, Justice Center, 300 E. Main Street, Campbellsville, KY. No (0) Court Events Circuit Court. One Hundred Twenty (120) Court Events District Court.
Not an official docket. For official court information, check with circuit court clerk in your county. | (ID:20919, Comment)
11:00amCTServices, Greensburg, KY, Marvin Price, Green County, KY (1947-2013) | (ID:20901, Comment)
Services, Burkesville, KY, for Mr. Walter Herman "Humpy" Moore, 81, Marrowbone, KY (d. Jan. 25, 2013) | (ID:20913, Comment)
NoonCTChimes at noon. Downtown Columbia, KY. Two Selections. | (ID:20571, Comment)
Services, Liberty, KY, for Bobby Patton, Adair Co., KY native (1939-2013) | (ID:20911, Comment)
1:00pmCTServices, Columbia, KY, for Genola Ripley, Adair County, KY (1934-2013) | (ID:20912, Comment)
5:00pmCTChimes for the Evening. Downtown Columbia. Two Selections | (ID:20603, Comment)
5:30pmCTColumbia Rotary Club meets at Cranmer Dining Center
Regular meetings: Columbia Rotary Club meets every second and fourth Monday night at 5:30pmCT, at Lindsey Wilson College Cranmer Dinning Center, 430 Helen Flatt DR, Columbia, KY. Visitors always welcome. - JERRY HOLT, President | (ID:20661, Comment)
6:00pmCTCub Scout Pack 888 meets, CUMC, 202 Burkesville ST, Columbia, KY
Check with scoutmaster for any Labor Day change
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:20614, 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:20618, Comment)


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