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Taylor Countians make Dean's List at SCC

Several students from Taylor County, KY, were named to the Dean's List at Somerset Community College for the Fall 2012 Semester:
- Campbellsville: William Fain, Lynikia Hayes
- Elk Horn: Gary Gaddis, Morgan Taylor
To be a member of the Dean's List, a student must maintain a 3.5 grade point average and be a full-time student at Somerset Community College. A full-time student must take 12 credit hours during a semester, excluding developmental classes. - Allison Horseman


2013-03-21 16:36:17 | Comments | Printable version | See topic Education

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Gospel Sounds of Edmonton Singing at Gradyville Baptist Church

The Gospel Sounds from Edmonton, KY will be singing at Gradyville Baptist Church, 159 Old Gradyville Church Rd. Columbia, KY, this Saturday, March 23, 2013 at 6pmCT. Everyone is invited. Contact: 270-250-5222 or email gradyvillebaptistchurch@hotmail.com. - Mike Bennett

2013-03-21 16:22:53 | Comments | Printable version

Russell Countians make Dean's List at SCC

Several students from Russell County, KY, were named to the Dean's List at Somerset Community College for the Fall 2012 Semester:
Jamestown: Bayle Aaron, Hillary Hamm, Tiffany Murray, Danielle Murray, Christopher Pike, Erin Powell
Russell Springs: Blake Aaron, Ashley Adams, Sarah Asman, Henry Beckmann, Shelby Bell, Robby Bell, Fletcher Bell, Cadylee Coffey, Jacob Dick, Imelda Eads, Alexandria Foster, Naomi Galito, Jeremy Gaskin, Angela Gonzales, Chelse' Hadley, Cody Huckaby, Lakeisha McGowan, Danielle McQueary, Monica Mercer, Hannah Popplewell, Linda Russell, Rebecca Stephens, Casey Tucker, Floyd Vines, Bobby Woolery, Bridget York
To be a member of the Dean's List, a student must maintain a 3.5 grade point average and be a full-time student at Somerset Community College. A full-time student must take 12 credit hours during a semester, excluding developmental classes. - Allison Horseman


2013-03-21 14:36:35 | Comments | Printable version

Green Countians make Dean's List at SCC

Two students from Green County, KY, were named to the Dean's List at Somerset Community College for the Fall 2012 Semester:
Greensburg Sharla Corbin, Beverly Redmon
To be a member of the Dean's List, a student must maintain a 3.5 grade point average and be a full-time student at Somerset Community College. A full-time student must take 12 credit hours during a semester, excluding developmental classes. - Allison Horseman


2013-03-21 14:33:39 | Comments | Printable version | See topic Education

Cumberland Countians make Dean's List at SCC

Several students from Cumberland County, KY, were named to the Dean's List at Somerset Community College for the Fall 2012 Semester:
Burkesville: Forrest Campbell, Erin Flowers, Terra Riley, Laura Scott, Vickie Vincent, Stephanie Walker

Dubre: Beverely Capshaw
To be a member of the Dean's List, a student must maintain a 3.5 grade point average and be a full-time student at Somerset Community College. A full-time student must take 12 credit hours during a semester, excluding developmental classes. - Allison Horseman


2013-03-21 14:30:39 | Comments | Printable version | See topic Education

Rotary schedules an active April 2013

Meetings will be at noon each second and fourth Mondays, at Cranmer Dining Center. Feed em Beans coming soon. And club's annual auction will be Monday-Tuesday, April 29-30, 2013

By George Kolbenschlag

April 2013 will be a busy month for Columbia Rotarians. The club plans to change its meeting time and has scheduled two of its popular annual events for next month.

Beginning April 8, Rotary will move its meeting times to noon to accommodate those who cannot fit evening meetings into their busy schedules.


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2013-03-21 14:26:56 | Comments | Printable version

Agnes Ray Young, Green County, KY (d. Mar. 20, 2013)

She was the matriarch of a large family with strong ties in Metcalfe, Adair, and Green Counties, KY. She leaves 52 direct living descendants. She was a homemaker and a member of the Green County Church of Christ.
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Agnes Ray Young age 80 of Greensburg died Wednesday, March 20, 2013 at Golden Living Center in Greensburg, KY.

Funeral services will be held 11amCT, Saturday, March 23, 2013 at Butler Funeral Home, 201 East Street, Edmonton, KY with burial in the Mann Cemetery. Visitation will be 4pm-8pmCT, Friday, March 22, 2013, and after 9amCT, Saturday at the funeral home.


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2013-03-21 14:13:43 | Comments | Printable version | See topic Obituaries

Bro. Vernon Luttrell at Gradyville Baptist, Sun. March. 24, 2013

Bro. Vernon Luttrell from Columbia, KY will be preaching at Gradyville Baptist Church, 159 Old Gradyville Church Road, Columbia, KY on Sunday March 24, 2013 at 10:45amCT with Sunday School starting at 9:30amCT. Everyone is invited to attend. Contact: 270-250-5222 or email: gradyvillebaptistchurch@hotmail.com. - Mike Bennett

2013-03-21 14:00:43 | Comments | Printable version

NAIA All-Americans at Lindsey Wilson College

Related article: LWC's Kimberland named an NAIA Mens Basketball All-American

By Dan White

Athlete Year Honor
- Kalen Kimberland: 2012-13 All-American - Second Team
- Chase Spreen: : 2011-12 All-American - Third Team
- George White: 2007-08 All-American - Honorable Mention
- Lloyd Lewis : 2006-07 All-American - Honorable Mention
- Scott Cook: 2005-06 All-American - First Team
- Scott Cook: 2004-05 All-American - First Team
- Cetric Anderson: 2004-05 All-American - Honorable Mention
- John Spivey: 2004-05 All-American - Honorable Mention
- Cetric Anderson : 2003-04 All-American - First Team
- Cetric Anderson: 2002-03 All-American - Third Team
- Brent Conley: 1999-2000 All-American - First Team
- Richie Sutherland: 1999-2000 All-American - Third Team
- Brent Conley: 1998-99 All-American - Second Team
- Lamont Barnes: 1997-98 All-American - First Team
The writer, Dan White, is Assistant Sports Information Director at Lindsey Wilson College


2013-03-21 13:27:50 | Comments | Printable version | See topic Sports

Edith Marie Irvin, Adair County, KY (1929-2013)

Mrs. Irvin was a member of Purdy Separate Baptist Church and was retired from the Fruit of the Loom. She was the matriarch of a very large, highly regarded Northeast Adair County, KY, family. She leaves 53 direct and eight step living descendants
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Edith Marie Irvin, age 84 years of Columbia, KY, passed away Wednesday March 20, 2013 at 5pmCT,. at Summit Manor Health and Rehab Center in Columbia, KY. Funeral services will be Saturday, March 23, 2013 at 1pmCT/2pmET, at Stotts-Phelps-McQueary Funeral Home, 210 Greensburg Street, Columbia, KY, with Bro. Clifton Bennett and Bro. Jamie Bryant officiating. Interment will be in Bearwallow Cemetery, 6080 Liberty Road, Columbia, KY. Visitation will be after 1:30pmCT/2:30pmET, Friday, March 22, 2013, at the funeral home.


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2013-03-21 12:11:37 | Comments | Printable version | See topic Obituaries

Claude (C.O.) Hopper, Russell Co., KY (1939-2013)

He was a member of the Salem United Baptist Church and a Veteran of the US Army. He was retired from Georgia-Pacific in Cincinnati, Ohio where he had been a fork lift operator for 28 years. He loved fishing and NASCAR and was a fan of Bluegrass Gospel.
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Claude "C.O." Hopper, 73, of Somerset, departed this life on Wednesday, March 20, 2013 at the Lake Cumberland Regional Hospital in Somerset, KY.

Funeral services for Claude "C.O." Hopper will be 1pmCT/2pmET, Saturday, March 23, 2013 at the Bernard Funeral Home Chapel, 367 Main Street, Russell Springs, KY, with Rev. John Zupanic and Rev Lloyd Hopper officiating. Friends may call after 10amCT/11amET, Saturday at the funeral home. Burial will be in the Salem Cemetery. Special Music will be by Glen and Willodean Richardson.


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2013-03-21 11:26:50 | Comments | Printable version | See topic Obituaries

Casey Countians make Dean's List at SCC Fall 2012

Several students from Casey County, KY, were named to the Dean's List at Somerset Community College for teh Fall 2012 Semester:
Dunnville:Jacob Cappel, Sara Luttrell, Ryan Luttrell, Martin Riggs

Liberty: Robert Colyer Jr., Anthony Cruse, Rachel Hack, Chris Hall, Monica Hines, Ellena Hussey, Donna Jeffries, Jessica Peavey, Lindsey Pennington, Casey Propes, Sylvia Stanfield, Paige Tucker, Andrew Walters, Kalyn Weddle, Dezarae Wethington, TyAnn Williamson

Yosemite: Trenton Buis, Kristopher Jones
To be a member of the Dean's List, a student must maintain a 3.5 grade point average and be a full-time student at Somerset Community College. A full-time student must take 12 credit hours during a semester, excluding developmental classes. - Allison Horseman


2013-03-21 10:30:34 | Comments | Printable version

Adair Countians make Dean's List at SCC Fall 2012

Several students from Adair County, KY, were named to the Dean's List at Somerset Community College for the Fall 2012 Semester:
Columbia: Jennifer Bright, Deanna Chapman, Brooke Cowan, Katina Furkin, Desiree Gordon, Amanda Grant, Brandon Holbrook, Courtney Janes, Catherine Pearson, Leslie Willis, Hanna Yeast

Knifley: Chelsea Beard, Danielle Kerekes
To be a member of the Dean's List, a student must maintain a 3.5 grade point average and be a full-time student at Somerset Community College. A full-time student must take 12 credit hours during a semester, excluding developmental classes. - Allison Horseman


2013-03-21 10:27:45 | Comments | Printable version

Russell Co., KY resident's body discovered in a structure fire

No foul play suspected, though death remains under investigation by Detective Ricky Brooks and Arson Investigator Alex Wesley. Faubush Fire Department, Russell County Coroner's office at scene in Nancy, KY area fire, located 41.1 miles from Columbia, KY according to (Google Map)

By TPR Clint Walker, Asst. Public Affairs Officer
Kentucky State Police Post 15, Columbia, KY

JABEZ, KY -At 12:48amCT, Thursday, March 21, 2013, Kentucky State Police, Post 15, Columbia, KY received a call for assistance from the Faubush Fire Department reference a body that was discovered in a structure fire. Units responded to 159 McClendon Road in Nancy, KY. Upon arrival units discovered the body of 49 year old, Porter Cain deceased in his home. At this time the cause of the fire is undetermined. No foul play is suspected. The death remains under investigation by Detective Ricky Brooks and Arson Investigator Alex Wesley. An autopsy was scheduled by the Russell County Coroner for today to determine the cause of death. - TPR CLINT WALKER.


2013-03-21 09:28:41 | Comments | Printable version | See topic Kentucky State Police

Planning & Zoning will consider zone change, 135 Shady Lane

PUBLIC NOTICE

Please be advised the City of Columbia Planning and Zoning Commission will hold a Public Hearing on April 8, 2013 at 6:00 P. M. in City Hall to consider the following:
Request for zone change from R-2 Low-Moderate Density Residential to C- 2 Highway Oriented commercial for 1 lot located at 135 Shady Lane. (PVA Map No. C01-006-004) Property owned by William and Rosa Burton.
The Hearing is open to the public.

- Rhonda Loy
Planning and Zoning Administrator Not posted at taxpayer expense


2013-03-21 09:06:58 | Comments | Printable version

CU named to national 'President's Honor Roll' 2nd year in row

2,236 CU students participated in community service activities with each reporting student averaging 21.73 hours. A total of 48,584 hours of community service was engaged in by CU students, with 351 students completing at least 20 hours of service per semester - JON HANSFORD

By Samantha Stevenson

CAMPBELLSVILLE, KY - Campbellsville University has been named to the 2013 President's Higher Education Community Service Honor Roll for the second year in a row, from the Corporation for National and Community Service (CNCS), as a leader among institutions of higher education for her support of volunteering, service learning and civic engagement.


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2013-03-21 08:49:11 | Comments | Printable version

Dave Rosenbaum: Youmay old if you remember this

The highest basketball scorer in Lindsey Wilson history?

Dave Rosenbaum writes:
You might be old if you remember the highest scorer in Lindsey Wilson History. --Dave Rosenbaum
Comments re photo 48822 Columbia KYs Kalen Kimberland NAIA AllAmerican


2013-03-21 08:25:20 | Comments | Printable version

A classic Blue Raiders basketball game: A national championship

This story was posted on 2011-02-18 11:46:45
When Adair Countian Micah Harvey was a one-man wrecking crew. When, as Adair Countian Ed Diddle would have said, Pandum broke out in the stands 900 miles from Columbia in Albany, New York as Lindsey Wilson Coach Jim Voight's team won the National Championship. And the team was mostly local. With three Adair Countians, a Russell Countian, and a player from Bonnieville leading the way

By Anonymous Scribe

Albany, New York, March, 1972

Lindsey Wilson's heart-stopping come-from-behind victory over Shawnee state last night very nearly equals the Raider's greatest ever Hail Mary basketball win, a simply incredible game played nearly four decades ago


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2013-03-21 05:28:41 | Comments | Printable version

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2013-03-21 05:00:18 | Comments | Printable version

Today, THURSDAY with CM, March 21, 2013

Haiku by Robert Stone for March 21, 2013:
Blame past offenses
rather than feared offender
whose heart is now changed.
--Robert Stone, Thursday, 21 March 2013.
-1000 haiku countdown to Chambers Stevens' 50th birthday, Day 555, in progress

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

  • Adair Rocks -
    Mike Watson: The Historic Adair County Courthouse - A Feeling of Exhilaration, a Sense of Awe.
    Be sure to Read Adair Rocks in Sunday with CM, March 24, 2013: George Kolbenschlag wanted to write about an Adair County leader who rocks - but who does his own jobs so well he would only agree to the story if it focused on his outstanding organization, not on the leader's quite extraordinary achievements. Sometimes Adair Rocks with exemplary leadership, sometimes with organizations, sometimes with special places, institutions, ideas, and events.

  • Tom Chaney: Of Writers and their Books - Just Live With It
  • Chuck Hinman: Reminiscences - Running Away From Home
  • Carol Perkins: Memories of Great Friends - Carol Perkins: Legacies of Tim Best, Anna Beth Branstetter
  • Things happen for a reason - Allie & Monty
  • Robert Stone: Poetry - Disinfatuation, a sonnet


2013-03-21 01:42:12 | Comments | Printable version | See topic Today

LWC's Kimberland named an NAIA Mens Basketball All-American

Columbia, KY's Kimberland, a former Adair County High School star led 2012-13 Blue Raiders in scoring and the third on the school's all-time scoring list with 1,488 points, and was fourth on the assists lists with 335

By Dan White

COLUMBIA, KY - Kalen Kimberland is the 14th Lindsey Wilson men's basketball player to be named an NAIA All-American after receiving second-team honors from the national office on Wednesday, March 20, 2013.


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2013-03-21 01:33:38 | Comments | Printable version


Birthdays and Anniversaries for March 21
Happy Anniversary, Jonathan and Jessica Hutcheson | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Anita and Barbara | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Betty Wall | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Greg Stapleton | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Joe N. Coffey | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, John Howery (1952) | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Johnnietta Jessie (1958) | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Justin R. Tucker | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Kara Murphy (2000) | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Mark Baker | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Lorene Rhodes, Campbellsville, KY (1931-2009) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, R.B. Tincher Taylor Co., KY (1926) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Versie Colwell, Taylor Co., KY (1915 ) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Joslynn Ann Luttrell, Adair Co., KY (2012) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Byron Whittle, Russell County, KY (1921) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Judge James G. Weddle, Liberty, KY (1941) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Marvin Ray Patton Casey County, KY (1946) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Andy A. Miller, Casey County, KY (1962-2013) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Randy Elmore, 46, Russell Co., KY (1967-2013) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Betty Russell Murphy, Casey County, KY (1930-2013) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Sarah Lee Page Wayne, Taylor Co., KY (1921-2014) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Bobbie J. Hinton, 80, Russell Co., KY (1934-2014) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Lorinda Key, 55, Cumberland Co., KY |1959-2014| | (Updates/Corrections)

Events scheduled for Thursday, March 21, 2013
All events are listed in Central Time. Submit your upcoming event using our Contact Form.
7:45amCTToday: 80s Style - March is Music In Our Schools Month - CWC, JAIS, and ACES | (ID:21673, 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: One (1) Court Events Circuit Court. No (0) Court Events District Court.
Casey County Judicial Center, 231 Courthouse Square, Liberty, KY. No (0) Court Events Circuit Court. Thirty-six (36) Court Events District Court.
Cumberland County, Justice Center, 112 Courthouse Square, Burkesville, KY. No (0) Court Events Circuit Court. Thirty-six (36) Court Events District Court.
Green County Judicial Center, 200 W. Court Street, Greensburg, KY. No (0) Court Events Circuit Court. No (0) Court Events District Court.
Metcalfe County, Judicial Center, 201 E. Stockton Street, Edmonton, KY. Six (6) Court Events Circuit Court. Two (2) Court Events cases District Court.
Russell County. Judicial Center, 410 Monument Square, Jamestown, KY, No (0) Court Events Circuit Court. One (1) Court Events District Court.
Taylor County, Justice Center, 300 E. Main Street, Campbellsville, KY. One (1) Court Events Circuit Court. Two (2) Court Events District Court.
Not an official docket. For official court information, check with circuit court clerk in your county. | (ID:21701, Comment)
11:00amCTSocial Seniors Club meets at Adair County Library
The Social Seniors Club meets on the 1st and 3rd Thursday of each month at 11amCT/12pm noon ET, in the basement of the Adair County Public Library, 307 Greensburg Street, Columbia, Ky 42728. The Social Seniors Club is open to all Senior Citizens of Adair County. Contact the Library at 270-384-2472 or Kelli Claypool at 270-378-2053. | (ID:21503, Comment)
NoonCTChimes at noon. Downtown Columbia, KY. Two Selections. | (ID:21405, Comment)
Services in Vanceburg, KY, for Roxie Stone, 87, Green County, KY (1925-2013) | (ID:21653, Comment)
1:00pmCTServices, Edmonton, KY, for Alma Belle Lyle, Metcalfe County, KY (d. Mar. 19, 2013) | (ID:21682, Comment)
Services, Greensburg, KY for James Roy Milby, Green County, KY (1927-2013) | (ID:21686, Comment)
Services, Greensburg, KY for James Roy Milby, Green County, KY (1927-2013) | (ID:21687, Comment)
Services, Greensburg, KY, for Angela Kay Curry Ray, 39, Green Co. KY (1973-2013) | (ID:21695, Comment)
5:00pmCTChimes for the evening. Downtown Columbia, KY. Two Selections. | (ID:21443, Comment)
Adair County Elementary Sixth Grade Science Showcase. Columbia, KY | (ID:21608, 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:21506, Comment)
6:30pmCTRevival at Beechgrove Separate Baptist Church March 20-23, 2013 at Glens Fork, KY | (ID:21597, Comment)
7:00pmCTAdair County School Board Regular meeting. (AGENDA)
The Adair County School Board meets at 7pmCT, each third Thursday, at the Board Conference Room, lower level, 1204 Greensburg Street, Columbia, KY. Adair County Board of Education: Chairman Floyd Burton (Division 4) Members Open (Division 1); Quin Lasley (Division 2), Joseph Payne, (Division 3). Mike Harris (Division 5) | (ID:21517, Comment)
7:30pmCTLWC Theatre program to present Everyman at V.P. Henry Auditorium | (ID:21576, Comment)

 





















 
 
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