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Gov. Beshear signs long-awaited graduation bill

First Lady, educators applaud bill to keep students in school until they are 18

By Kerri Richardson and Terry Sebastian

FRANKFORT, KY - Calling it "one of my most satisfying acts as Governor," Governor Steve Beshear today, Monday, March 18, 2013, signed into law the Graduation Bill (Senate Bill 97), which will keep Kentucky students enrolled in school until they turn 18.


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2013-03-18 16:34:56 | Comments | Printable version | See topic Today

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Adair Drug Ribbon Cutting



2013-03-18 - Columbia, KY - Photo courtesy Adair Drug. Owners Carolyn Loy Hale, RPh, Lagene Stephens Sexton, CPhT, and Janet Loy Parrish, RPh, are joined by family and well-wishers at the Adair Drug ribbon cutting on Monday, March 18, 2013. The new pharmacy brings a modern update store to 510 Burkesville Street in Columbia, which some will remember as the site of the original Collins Drug Store some years ago.
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GRAS open house is March 25, 2013

Celebrates four county participation with Taylor, Green, and Casey joining Adair County in the operation of the animal shelter

By Jerri Nixon

There will be an open house and cookout at the Green River Animal Shelter, 455 Jim Blair Road, Columbia, KY, 11am-2pmCT/12pm-3pmET, on Monday, March 25, 2013.


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2013-03-18 16:07:04 | Comments | Printable version

ACMS Site Based Council meets March 25, 2013

The Adair County Middle School, 320 John Adair Drive, Columbia, KY, Site-Base Decision Making council will meet in special called session on Monday, March 25, 2013, at 3pmCT at the school. The meeting is special called because of the change of date from the regular meeting time for March. The meeting is open to the public. Contact: Alma Rich at 270-384-5308

2013-03-18 15:53:38 | Comments | Printable version

Fire destoys mobile home on Rooks-Denton Road

Donald Hare, Public Affairs Officer
Adair County Fire Department

The Adair County Fire Department responded at 9:53 Monday morning, March 18, 2013, to 512 Rooks Denton Road off Sano Road in Columbia for a mobile home fire. The home, occupied by Terry Rodgers, was destroyed by fire. There were 12 firemen on the scene for 1 hour 30 minutes. - Donald Hare


2013-03-18 15:47:25 | Comments | Printable version

CAUD Boil Water Advisory for Griffin Springs Road lifted

Posted Monday, March 18, 2013, at 2:19pmCT

As of 2:15pmCT, on Monday, March 18, 2013 the boil water advisory for customers on Griffin Springs Road has been lifted by the Division of Water Columbia office. This means your water is safe for human consumption. You no longer have to boil your water. Thank you Columbia Adair Utilities District


2013-03-18 14:12:18 | Comments | Printable version

Adair outdoor sirens get first test on Friday, March 22, 2013


CM Recurring Event: Adair County Emergency Preparedness Storm Siren tests are at 10amCT, every 1st Monday of every month


By Greg Thomas, Adair Emergency Disaster Director

This Friday, March 22, 2013m at 10amCT, Adair County will be testing the new outdoor warning sirens for the first time. These eight sirens were just completed last week and will normally be tested the first Monday of every month at 10amCT. With the storm season right on us, we wanted to go ahead and test them this week instead of waiting until next month when will start being tested on a regular monthly schedule.


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2013-03-18 13:15:48 | Comments | Printable version

Farm, Home & Garden EXPO set for April 13, 2013

By Nick Roy, Adair Extension Agent for Ag and Natural Resources

The 2013 Farm, Home & Garden EXPO presented by the Adair County Extension Council is set for Saturday, April 13, 2013, from 10am-2pmCT at the Adair County Elementary School, 870 Indian Drive, Columbia, KY.

The EXPO features numerous exhibitors including booths in agriculture services, outdoor products, arts and crafts related to the farm, home and/or garden, home improvement, remodeling products and much more.

Booth space is $40. Applications are available at the Adair County Extension Office and the deadline for booth space is April 1, 2013. Contact: Farm, Home, & Garden EXPO, at Adair County Extension Office, 409 Fairground Street, Columbia, KY, at 270-384-2317. -Nick Roy


2013-03-18 13:00:47 | Comments | Printable version

Roxie Stone, 87, Green County, KY (1925-2013)

She was a native of Lewis County, KY, and a resident of Greensburg, KY, at the time of her death. She worked for the U.S. Shoe Company in Vanceburg and also in Coldwater, Michigan. She was a member of the Hilltop Tabernacle Church.
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Mrs. Roxie A. Stone, age 87 of 111 Riverview Drive, Greensburg, KY, passed away Saturday, March 16, 2013 at 6:30amCT.

The funeral will be at 12pm noon CT/1pmET, Thursday, March 21, 2013. Gaydos Funeral Home, 159 2nd Street, Vanceburg, KY. Visitation will be 5pm-8pmET, Wednesday and after 8amET, Thursday at the Gaydos Funeral Home with Rev. Harold Killen officiating. Interment will be in the Liles Cemetery, Camp Dix, KY.


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2013-03-18 12:40:41 | Comments | Printable version | See topic Obituaries

Benjamin Bradshaw, Jr., Russell Co., KY (1939-2013)

He was a native of Adair County, KY, a member of a highly regarded family. His death leaves a sister McEva Mayse, Glens Fork, KY, as the only surviving child of the late Benjamin Harrison and Mallie Blakey Bradshaw. He was a farmer. He leaves two direct and four step living descendants
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Benjamin Harrison Bradshaw, Jr., 74, of Hickory Lane, Russell Springs, KY, died Sunday, March 17, 2013 at the Russell County Hospital, Russell Springs, KY

Funeral service for Benjamin Bradshaw, Jr., will be 10amCT/11amET, Wednesday, March 20, 2013 at the Bernard Funeral Home Chapel, 367 Main Street, Russell Springs, KY, with Bro. Barry Lawson and Bro. Richie Curtis officiating. Friends may call after 5pmCT6pmET. Tuesday, March 19, 2013. Burial will be in the Wolford Cemetery.


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2013-03-18 12:03:53 | Comments | Printable version | See topic Obituaries

Cancelation: Campbell's Garbage not running today

Julie Taylor writes:

Campbell's Garbage will not be running today, Monday, March 18, 2013, due to high water Will run regular schedule next Monday. - Julie Taylor


2013-03-18 11:49:54 | Comments | Printable version

Hopes Mike Watson masterpiece helps unite Adair Countians

George Kolbenschlag writes:
I do hope Mike Watson's thoughtful comments on the court house will help Adair Countians join to preserve and USE that historic building. It's truly a masterpiece that can be a significant contributor to our local economy, heritage and sense of the importance of this place where we live. Thanks Mike! --George Kolbenschlag
Comments re article 58266 Adair Rocks A Feeling of Exhilaration a Sense of Awe


2013-03-18 11:46:27 | Comments | Printable version

US 68 closed between MP 6 and MP 7 - Green Co., KY

(11:39amCT/12:39pmET, Monday, March 18, 2013)

From Chris Jessie

The following roads are closed due to high water.
  • Breckinridge County - KY 261 at mp 15.2
  • Breckinridge County - KY 2779 at mp 3.4
  • Green County - US 68 between mp 6 and mp 7
Chris Jessie, Public Information Officer, Kentucky Transportation Cabinet District 4 - Elizabethtown


2013-03-18 11:43:44 | Comments | Printable version

Richard Lee Walker: Truly a real Southern Gentleman!

Von Price writes:
No doubt about it! Everyone in Adair Ounty knows who Richard Lee Walker is for sure.

One thing about Richard, he never meets a stranger.

I have run into him on visits to Columbia and spoke to him, and always, he was very cordial. I am sure that he probably did not remember me, but he always makes you feel that it just made his day that he just happened to run into you.

Thank you, Richard, for always being so kind to my Mother and for taking care of the sale of her home for our family after her death. You are truly a real Southern Gentleman! - Von Price
Louisville, Ky
Comments re article 58279 Its Richard Lee Walkers birthday


2013-03-18 11:21:32 | Comments | Printable version

Several Adair County Roads closed due to flooding

By Lisa Greer, Adair CJE Ann Melton's office

We would like to urge the citizens of Adair County to use extreme caution when driving on the county roads. Due to the excessive rainfall we have had in the last few hours we are experiencing flooding on numerous county roads.
  • District 1 - Grassy Springs, closed due to flooding
  • District 1 - Allen Schoolhouse, at the old log church, water is over the road
  • District 5 - GW Bardin, road closed due to flooding
  • District 5 - Old Gradyville Road, road closed due to flooding
  • District 6 - Mt Tussell, closed on one end
Please allow yourself plenty of time to reach your destination, and please do not venture out into high waters. - Lisa Greer, Administrative Assistant


2013-03-18 10:59:35 | Comments | Printable version

Two Adair Co., KY Road Dept. Trucks stolen; one returned

Adair County Deputy B.J. Bray investigating. Truck theft unwelcome distraction as county is beginning busiest maintenance season. (No flood damage reported yet, but Deputy Bray was stopped on one 911 hang-up call by high waters in the Knifley Road area

By Ed Waggener

Two trucks were stolen from the Adair County Highway Department, apparently on Friday night-Saturday morning, March 15-16, 2013. Adair County Road Superintendent Jobe Darnell said that the theft was discovered when crews came to work this morning.

The two trucks were a 1999 Dodge, which was returned, badly damaged. "It must not have suited them," Mr. Darnell said.

Adair County Judge Ann Melton asked that citizens help with the recovery of the other truck. It was one of the best trucks in the fleet, she said. Supt. Darnell said that the truck is a 2006 Chevrolet Diesel Club Cab. "Somebody will probably find it hung up in a mud hole," he added and gave the county ID number for the truck as "No. 18." Information for Deputy Bray can be called in to The Adair County Sheriff's Office, the Adair Annex, 424 Public Square, Columbia, KY, at 270-384-2776.


2013-03-18 09:22:18 | Comments | Printable version

Letter: On Proper Curry

Tami Wilson writes:
Looks delicious, and pretty healthy, too!! Is there curry involved, considering the name, or is this a KY style "curry" that doesn't require a lot of spices? --Tami Wilson
Tami, Thanks for writing. It was very tasty, and is best described as "Evan Style." The exact amounts are a closely guarded secret, but it involves some cumin, some curry powder, lots of garam masala, and a very healthy dose of ground cayenne pepper. --Pen

Comments re: photo 48777, Epicurean Kentuckian: Sausage Bean Curry


2013-03-18 08:59:03 | Comments | Printable version | See topic Food

CACEDA special called meeting is over

Our contact at the CACEDA (Columbia/Adair County Economic Development Authority) reported at 8:51CT, Monday, March 18, 2013, that the session has ended and that he was told that a survey will be done in Green River Commerce Park to possibly combine plots for the project. The contact said that he is concerned about problems the prospective company has had in other locations over possible environmental issues.

As yet, there is no official comment from CACEDA on the nature of the business, though speculation rife in the community is that it is a support facility for the chicken growing industry. Jim Hadley, Chair of CACEDA said earlier that his group is taking a slow deliberate approach to the matter. "We are committed to getting jobs in Adair County," he said. - EW


2013-03-18 08:54:43 | Comments | Printable version

Mike Watson created exactly right picture for Historic Courthouse

Linda Waggener writes
Thank you Mike Watson for bringing words from all parts of the universe together in such a way as to exactly create this picture of why the historic Adair County Courthouse is worth restoring, maintaining. You said, far better than I could, why I am a lifetime member of the Adair Heritage association and why I invite others to join me. - Linda Waggener
Comments re article 58266 Adair Rocks A Feeling of Exhilaration a Sense of Awe


2013-03-18 08:36:44 | Comments | Printable version | See topic Mike Watson - History

Who are other people in Epicurean Kentuckian photo

Comments re photo 48780 Epicurean Kentuckian Memorabilia of the food world

Rhonda Reliford writes:
Just wondering who the people are in the photo - Rhonda Reliford
Fair criticism! And thanks, Rhonda Reliford. - This photographer has been scolded over and over again about identifying everybody in a photo. If we find out, the names will be added. One more time and there will maybe, likely be a termination or an early retirement. -EW


2013-03-18 08:09:07 | Comments | Printable version

Special Easter services at Eli, Russell County, KY

Everyone is invited to join in the resurrection of our Lord & Savior at Coffey's Chapel United Methodist Church, 3991 S Hiway 76 Sunday March 31, 2013, Sunday School, 10amCT/11amET; Worship 11amCT/12pm noon ET. Pastor, Bro Roger Garner - Virginia Garner

2013-03-18 08:03:13 | Comments | Printable version

Kingsmen In Concert at Egypt Christian Church

Adair County Sunday Night Singing

The Kingsmen Quartet will be in concert at Egypt Christian Church, 4855 Knifley Road, Columbia, KY 42728, on Sunday, March 24, 2013, at 6:30pmCT/7:30pmET. Contact: Paul Patton 270-789-1974


2013-03-18 07:56:49 | Comments | Printable version

Community Egg Hunt at Eli, Russell Co., KY March 30, 2013

There will be a Community Egg Hunt, Saturday, March 30, 2013 at 11amCT/12pm noon ET, at Coffey's Chapel United Methodist Church 3991 S Hway 76 Eli, KY. Pastor, Bro Roger Garner - Virginia Garner

2013-03-18 07:51:13 | Comments | Printable version

Good Friday Service at Coffey's Chapel UMC, Eli, KY

Coffey's Chapel United Methodist Church, 3991 S Hwy 76 Eli, KY will have a Good Friday Communion Service, March 29 at 6pmCT/7pmET. Everyone is invited to attend this special service. Pastor Bro Roger Garner - Virginia Garner

2013-03-18 07:47:11 | Comments | Printable version

CACEDA - Meeting in Executive Session

Word from this morning's, 7:30amCT, March 18, 2013, CACEDA (Columbia/Adair County Economic Development Authority) special called meeting is that the panel convened and went immediately into executive session. - CM

2013-03-18 07:42:39 | Comments | Printable version

Traffic: RR Xing maintenance, Smiths Grove, KY March 25, 2013

Work scheduled week from today 7am-3pmCT

By Keirsten Jaggers, Public Information Officer
KTC Kentucky Department of Highways District, Bowling Green, KY

BOWLING GREEN, KY (March 18, 2013) - CSX personnel will perform railroad crossing maintenance in Smiths Grove at the KY 101 crossing on Monday, March 25 between the hours of 7am-3pmCT. During this time, the crossing will be CLOSED to through traffic. Anyone needing additional information about this work should contact Raymond Jarrett with CSX at 270-842-9254 or 270-889-1676. - Keirsten Jaggers


2013-03-18 07:36:17 | Comments | Printable version

CU receives mini-grant to make campus more Hispanic-friendly

Dr. Twyla Hernandez receives an Appalachian College Association mini-grant, valued at $12,000

By Samantha Stevenson

CAMPBELLVILLE, KKY -Dr. Twyla Hernandez, assistant professor in Christian missions at Campbellsville University's School of Theology, has received a mini-grant from the Appalachian College Association.


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2013-03-18 07:32:24 | Comments | Printable version

BC Jim: Mike Watson Adair Rocks a CM All-Time Top 10 Classic

BC Jim writes:
Mike nailed "the place called home" with this out-of-the-gate CM All-Time Top 10 Classic. Rock on, Brother Mike, rock on. - BC Jim
Comments re article 58266 Adair Rocks A Feeling of Exhilaration a Sense of Awe


2013-03-18 07:13:31 | Comments | Printable version | See topic Commentary

I-65 traffic down to one-lane each way at Exit 48, Park City


9:00 am CT UPDATE: The southbound lanes of I-65 are now open, two lanes are open in the northbound direction. All northbound lanes will be open within the next 15-30 minutes. - Keirsten Jaggers
7:45 am CT UPDATE: KYTC
crews are currently working to clear the debris at the crash site. Northbound traffic is open to two lanes, southbound remains pushed down to one lane. Duration of the crash has been reduced to 2 hours. - Chris Jessie, KTC Kentucky Highway Department, Elizabethtown, KY

By Keirsten Jaggers, Public Information Officer
KTC Kentucky Department of Highways District, Bowling Green, KY

BOWLING GREEN, Ky. (March 18, 2013 7:04amCT) - A crash involving a tractor trailer with a load of lumber has pushed traffic down to one lane in each direction on Interstate 65 just north of Exit 48 at Park City.

The duration of this crash is 3-4 hours.

Traffic may be closed periodically in order to remove debris from the roadway. Motorists are encouraged to take alternate routes.

A suggested alternate route to avoid sitting in lengthy delays is the use of the Western Kentucky Parkway and the William H. Natcher Parkway.

Traveling Northbound on I-65:
  • Exit I-65 northbound at the Natcher Parkway North\Exit 20B.
  • At mile marker 43, exit right towards Elizabethtown.
  • Follow signs on WK Parkway east bound until juncture of parkway and I-65.
  • *Exit northbound to I-65.
Traveling Southbound on I-65:
  • Exit I-65 southbound at the WK Parkway\Exit 91.
  • At mile marker 77, exit south towards Bowling Green.
  • Follow signs on the Natcher Parkway southbound until juncture of parkway and I-65.
  • Exit southbound to I-65.
Updates will be provided as information becomes available. - Keirsten Jaggers, KTC Kentucky Department of Highways District, Bowling Green, KY


2013-03-18 07:09:05 | Comments | Printable version

It's Richard Lee Walker's birthday


If you know of a birthday we missed for today, for someone in Adair, Casey, Cumberland, Green, Metcalfe, Russell or Taylor Counties of KY, please send it using any Contact/Submit button - Now. We'll do our best to add it to the list.. - CM

One thing we know, today's Birthday List includes at least one famous person, famed for putting Louisville, KY, on the map by his own melodious renditions of the city's most famous claim to fame, for being the the home of the other famous Kentucky Patty Kindergarten Principal, Patty Hill (our own Patty Jones being the other) who wrote the words with her sister Mildred J. Hill in 1893. (All this is in the Wikipedia entry: Happy Birthday to You along with a whole lot more you need to read for yourself. Perhaps you'll recognize the name on today's list. Just in case you don't know him, you can reach him to wish him Happy Birthday at 270-384-3661. He's one of the all time great Adair Countians.

Anyway, almost everyone who reads CM checks the Birthdays every day. It's just part of a quick routine.

If you have a bit more time, you can see birthdays listed for two months at a time, at Birthdays and Anniversaries This Month repeated for the next month as well. This is the place to check to see if a birthday is already listed, if a change has not been made because of a divorce or death or change of name, for duplications - please tell us about those - and, most of all missing entries.

Once posted, entries are scheduled to repeat, year after year, as posted, until we are notified otherwise.


Birthdays are made possible by our advertisers. The longest running Birthdays advertiser is Joyce's Hallmark. We appreciate the support, and hope readers do as well, by dropping by on special occasions and letting them know. - CM


2013-03-18 05:03:10 | Comments | Printable version

ACES 5th grader wins Best of Show among 1,000 entries

Kenneth Parsley won Best in Show with his New Zealand white buck under ARBA judge Mark Jacobs (IL) Saturday, March 16, 2013, at the River City Rabbit Breeders Association in Owensboro, KY.

There were over 1,000 entries entered in this competition. Kenneth is a 5th grade student at ACES - Adair County Elementary School. - Linda Parsley


2013-03-18 04:44:08 | Comments | Printable version

C/AC Economic Dev. Authority meets this morning at 7:30amCT

Chairman Jim Hadley, reached by phone, said that the meeting will be mostly an Executive Session about the possible sale or purchase of land and that no decision or announcement will be made at the meeting. The meeting has created a lot of excitement - with some expressing intentions to attend to confirm what they think the meeting is about. - EW

The Columbia-Adair County Economic Development Authority (CACEDA) will have a special called Board meeting Monday, March 18, 2013 at 7:30amCT, at the Chamber Board Room, 201 Burkesville St. The meeting is open to the public. - Sue Stivers Executive Director, Columbia-Adair County, Economic development Authority, Inc. 201 Burkesville Street, Columbia, KY 42728


2013-03-18 04:03:43 | Comments | Printable version

Adair Co. Jaycees announce 13th Annual Easter Egg Hunt

Click on headline for complete story, and ways to help one of Adair County's most popular annual events.

The Adair County Jaycees' 13th Annual Easter Egg Hunt will start at 11amCT/12pm noon ET, Saturday, March 23, 2013, at the Adair County Fairgrounds, 413 Fairground Street, Columbia, KY.

The Easter Bunny will make an appearance. Prizes will be given to every child who hunts, with Grand Prizes in each of four age divisions for children from 1-3 years, 4-6 years, 7-9 years, and 10-11 year olds.

There will be Free Hot Dogs and Drinks while they last.

The Jaycees' Greg Thomas is inviting participation by anyone who would like to make a donation of an item or money to help with this very popular event by calling him at 270-378-1885 or by dropping off contributions at Grimsley's Jewelry, 102 Public Square, Columbia, KY, or at Flowers 'n Things, 310 Campbellsville Street, Columbia, KY. - Greg Thomas


2013-03-18 03:52:31 | Comments | Printable version

Letter: Inquiry on work availability

Comments re article 39882 Glasgow KY getting 100 new jobs at Integrated Pharmaceutical Story posted October 11, 2013

Kim Hickman writes:
I was wondering if you all are hiring. If so contact me please 270-646-6554 thank you - Kim Hickman
Thanks, Kim: We only posted the story and, while we're a conduit to get folks together, we don't currently have the staff to act as a go between. To get a job at this plant, we'd suggest visiting their office of employment. Best of luck. If you don't land work with Integrated Pharmaceuticals maybe your initiative will be notice by another employer. - CM


2013-03-18 03:22:00 | Comments | Printable version | See topic Letters and Reader Feedback

Blue Raiders making an impact in Kansas City

Blue Raiders spend day off with KC Special Olympics
'Our team enjoyed every second of this afternoon and to make a person smile or laugh with something as simple as showing them how to shoot a lay-up or pass a basketball is an experience that I know we'll never forget.' - COACH PAUL PECK

From Lindsey Wilson College

KANSAS CITY, MO - After three hard-fought wins in as many days at the 2013 Buffalo Funds-NAIA Men's Basketball National Championship, the Lindsey Wilson men's basketball team spent its off day in part making an impact.


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2013-03-18 03:09:21 | Comments | Printable version

(Ad) In half a day - House is rented using CM Rental Photo Ad

CM CLASSIFIED ADVERTISING: It simply works!

Whether it was the really super location Within Walking Distance of Lindsey Wilson College, the house itself, the rent rate, the fact that the ad included a photo (most rental ads don't), or the fact that the ad was briefly a featured ad on the front page of CM, or even the celebrity of Big Al Owens - whatever, Classified Rental Ad #11071 was posted and was successful in less than 1/2 a day - and is now retired. We received this letter from Big Al just 12 hours, 22 minutes after his initial submission:
Thank you so much Ed. In record time after CM posted my ad, my house has been rented. Thank you for posting and thank you to all of the nice folks who responded. I have found a quality resident. Anyone who needs or wants the greatest advertisement available should use CM. You just can't beat it. - Big Al Owens
Our thanks to Big Al for this testimonial. We hope the rental arrangement is a long one. The Ad is now deleted. And thanks to all who advertise in ColumbiaMagazine.com classifieds.

Put CM Advertising to Work for you, TODAY!. If you have an empty house, business property, or apartment put CM Rental ads to work right now. Whether it's a minimum run $10/month 4 line text ad, or you opt for a $35 (minimum) classified photo ad like the ones often seen in the category. See Rates & Terms for full details on prices, including what's FREE and what's PAID. Best to assume they are paid and then check the list before submitting to see if the classification is a PAID or FREE ad. Place your classified using any Contact/Submit. Remember to include your email address and phone number. If you are new to CM or have any questions, call 270-250-2730 during daytime business hours (and we observe hours you often find in Downtown Columbia: Business hours are anytime a customer wants to do business).


2013-03-18 02:44:50 | Comments | Printable version

Today, MONDAY with CM, March 18, 2013

Haiku by Robert Stone for March 18, 2013:
Have I not written
everything there is to say
and so now repeat?
--Robert Stone, Monday, 18 March 2013.
-1000 haiku countdown to Chambers Stevens' 50th birthday, Day 552, in progress

Quick links to Favorite CM Columns
Mostly from Sunday with CM, March 17, 2013 and a few others from the past week :


2013-03-18 02:04:16 | Comments | Printable version | See topic Today

Mobile home at Vester destroyed by fire

By Donald Hare, Public Affairs Officer
Adair County Fire Department

The Adair County Fire Dept responded Sunday evening at 6:18pmCT, to 91 Locust Drive off Vester Road, Columbia, KY, to a mobile home fire. The home was occupied by Tony Bernard and was a total loss. There were 17 firemen on the scene for 1 hour, 45 minutes. - Donald Hare


2013-03-18 01:54:53 | Comments | Printable version


Birthdays and Anniversaries for March 18
Happy Birthday, Bobby Ray England (1981) | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Byron Rodgers | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Eric Minton (1995) | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, June Shanklin | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Kantlee Joriah Destynei Grace Harvey (2009) | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Nick Palumbo | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Richard Lee Walker (1943) | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Sandra Thorpe, grandmother of Victoria Thorpe Luttrell | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Sandy Coffey | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Summer Brooke Whittington (1997) | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Trinity Jade Hancock (2011) | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Whitney Stearns | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Mrs. Eva Franklin Shirley Gilpin, Green Co., KY (1929) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Lois Newcomb, Taylor Co., KY (1932) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Violet R. Thomas, Casey County, KY (1927) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Shelia Bennett, Casey Co., KY (1969) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Clifton (Cliff) Holt, Casey Co., KY (1935-2014) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Eva Mae Young, 82, Cumberland Co., KY (1932-2014) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, L.C. Simpson, Adair Co., KY native (1940-2014) | (Updates/Corrections)

Events scheduled for Monday, March 18, 2013
All events are listed in Central Time. Submit your upcoming event using our Contact Form.
7:30amCTColumbia/Adair Co. Economic Authority special called meeting | (ID:21630, Comment)
7:45amCTToday: Country Western - March is Music In Our Schools Month - CWC, JAIS, and ACES | (ID:21670, Comment)
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. Fifty-two (52) Court Events District Court.
Casey County Judicial Center, 231 Courthouse Square, Liberty, KY. Twenty-six (26) Court Events Circuit Court. No (0) Court Events District Court.
Cumberland County, Justice Center, 112 Courthouse Square, Burkesville, KY. One (1) 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-four (64) 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, One (1) Court Events Circuit Court. Two hundred fifty-two (252) Court Events District Court.
Taylor County, Justice Center, 300 E. Main Street, Campbellsville, KY. One (1) Court Events Circuit Court. Sixty (60) Court Events District Court.
Not an official docket. For official court information, check with circuit court clerk in your county. | (ID:21645, Comment)
11:00amCTServices, Campbellsville, KY, for Ruth Price, Taylor Co., KY (1923-2013) | (ID:21636, Comment)
GRAS open house, cook-out 11am-2pmCT/12pm-3pmET | (ID:21659, Comment)
NoonCTChimes at noon. Downtown Columbia, KY. Two Selections. | (ID:21402, Comment)
Adair Co. Sunday Night Singing - Kingsmen In Concert at Egypt Christian Church> | (ID:21650, Comment)
1:00pmCTServices, Campbellsville, KY for Ms. Barbara Jean Tungate, Taylor Co., KY (1949-2013) | (ID:21641, Comment)
2:00pmCTVisitation, Burkesville, KY for Thomas Christopher (Tom) Boston (1951-2013) | (ID:21638, Comment)
3:15pmCTAdair Co. High SBDM Council meets at school conference room | (ID:21640, Comment)
5:00pmCTChimes for the evening. Downtown Columbia, KY. Two Selections. | (ID:21440, 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:21463, 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:21467, Comment)
6:03pmCTLWC Basketball vs. SAGU in NAIA Men's Basketball Final Four | (ID:21642, Comment)
6:30pmCTCharles Grimsley will speak on Parks & Rec to WRH Auxiliary | (ID:21628, Comment)
7:00pmCT Adair County Fiscal Court. Annex Basement, 424 Public Square, Columbia, KY. (AGENDA)
(RESCHEDULED from Tuesday, March 12, 2013 )
Regular monthly meetings are each 2nd Tuesday of the month at 7pmCT in the basement of the Adair Annex Building, 424 Public Square, Columbia, KY. Large, comfortable assembly room. Open to the Public. Ann Melton, Adair County CJE presiding. | (ID:21602, Comment)

 





















 
 
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