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Faye Arnett, Salyersville, KY (1933-2013)

Mrs. Arnett was the mother of Columbia, KY, dentist Dr. Debra Arnett Brashear

Faye Arnett age 79 of Salyersville, KY passed away Thursday, March 21, 2013 at the Physicians Regional Healthcare System in Naples, FL.

Funeral services for Faye Arnett will be conducted at 12pmCT/1pmET, Monday, March 25, 2013 from the Salyersville First Baptist Church, 134 Dixie Avenue, Salyersville, KY, with Rev. Gary Arnett officiating. Burial will follow the service in the Highland Memorial Park at Staffordsville, KentucKY. Friends may call at the Salyersville First Baptist Church on Sunday, March 24, 2013 from 4pm-8pmCT/5pm/9pmET and anytime Monday prior to funeral services.


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Big Al Owens hangs out with Big Celeb after Clapton concert



2013-03-23 - Nashville, TN - Photo by Innocent Bystander. Big Al Owens, who has an uncanny way of being in photo ops with the famous and powerful, from professional sports figures, popes (we guess), and aspires to a post-Potus breakfast with President Obama, sends this collectors item picture from Nashville, with the caption, "Guess who I ran into in Nashville, after the Eric Clapton concert?" It was Columbia, KY man about town Larry Dudley.
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Stanley Robert Price, Sr., Russell County, KY (1955-2013)

He was a native of Pulaski County, KY and a resident of Russell Springs at the time of his death. He was a construction worker. He leaves six direct living descendants
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Stanley Robert Price, Sr., 57 of Russell Springs. died Friday, March 22, 2013 at his home.

Funeral service for Stanley Robert Price, Sr., will be 10amCT/11amET, Monday, March 25, 2013 at the Bernard Funeral Home Chapel, 367 Main Street, Russell Springs, KY, will Rev. Jim Kingry officiating. Friends may call 4pm-7pmCT/5pm-8pmET, Sunday at the funeral home. Burial will be in the Russell Springs City Cemetery.


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2013-03-23 11:28:17 | Comments | Printable version | See topic Obituaries

7th Annual Gospel Singing Jubilee, Egypt Christian, April 7, 2013

Adair County Sunday Night Singing

The seventh annual Gospel Singing Jubilee led by Paul Patton will be at the Egypt Christian Church, 4855 Knifley Road, Columbia, KY, 42728 on April 7, 2013, at 6:30pmCT. A large volunteer choir from Adair and surrounding counties will be singing old fashioned camp meeting songs. Contact: Paul Patton 270-789-1974. - Paul Patton


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Adair Co. Jaycees 13th Annual Easter Egg Hunt at 11amCT, TODAY

The Adair County Jaycees' 13th Annual Easter Egg Hunt will start Today 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. - Greg Thomas
One of the Many Important EVENTS in South Central Kentucky Today.


2013-03-23 07:42:14 | Comments | Printable version

KY Commission on Human Rights issues statement: Veto HB 279

Governor Steve Beshear has vetoed House Bill 279

By Victoria Stephens

The Kentucky Commission on Human Rights has learned that Governor Steve Beshear announced Friday afternoon, March 23, 2013, that he vetoed House Bill 279.

John Johnson, executive director of the Kentucky Commission on Human Rights, said:


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2013-03-23 06:00:12 | Comments | Printable version

LWC Baseball takes series opener in Portsmouth, OH game, 6-2

PORTSMOUTH, OH - Two out hits and a complete game pitching effort propelled the No. 12-ranked Lindsey Wilson baseball team to a 6-2 win over host Shawnee State (Portsmouth, OH), Friday, March 22, 2013. Darren Travers (6-1) allowed a pair of unearned runs while scattering seven hits to help the Blue Raiders win their third straight game. Travers struck out five Shawnee State batters in the win. Courtesy Lindsey Wilson College

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Charles Mack Perkins, Metcalfe Co., KY (d. Mar. 20, 2013)

He was the son of the late William Harry Perkins and Ruby Grider Perkins of Edmonton, KY who survives. He leaves 17 direct and one step living descendants. He was a retired truck driver.
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Charles Mack Perkins age 76 of Edmonton died Wednesday, March 20, 2013 at Metcalfe Health Care in Edmonton, KY.

Funeral services will be held 2pmCT/3pmET, Sunday, March 24, 2013, at Butler Funeral Home, 201 East Street, Edmonton, KY, with burial in the Metcalfe County Memorial Gardens. Visitation is 5pm-8pmCT/6pm-9pmET, Saturday, March 23, 20 and after 9amCT/10amET, Sunday at the funeral home.


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Gerald C. Locker, Adair County, KY (d. Mar. 19, 2013)

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Gerald C. Locker, 43, of Columbia, KY, formerly of Lawrenceburg, KY, died March 19, 2013 at his residence.

Memorial service will be Tuesday, March 26, 2013 at 10amCT/11amET at Columbia First Church of the Nazarene, 1200 Jamestown Street, Columbia, KY, with Bro. David Kemp officiating. Visitation on Monday from 6pm-8pmCT/7pm-9pmCT, at the church.


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2013-03-23 03:44:24 | Comments | Printable version | See topic Obituaries

Today, SATURDAY with CM, March 23, 2013

Haiku by Robert Stone for March 23, 2013:
All sights transformed,
lover caught up in other
loses sight of self.
--Robert Stone, Saturday, 23 March 2013.
-1000 haiku countdown to Chambers Stevens' 50th birthday, Day 557, 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


2013-03-23 03:23:28 | Comments | Printable version | See topic Today

Watch The Lamb Easter Drama at Bethany Baptist Church

By Beverly Redmon

Bethany Baptist Church, 4500 Greensburg Road, Columbia, Ky 42728, will present "Watch The Lamb" Easter Drama at 7pmCT/8pmET, Friday, March 29, 2013.


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2013-03-23 03:21:30 | Comments | Printable version


Birthdays and Anniversaries for March 23
Happy Anniversary, Clifton & Rosemary Bennett | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Anniversary, Jon and Laura Lacy | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Austin O'Neal Coffey (2003) | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Clayton Tucker (1962) | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Dustin Reed Rooks (1998) | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Eddie Burton | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Hayden Young | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, John Partin | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Josh Piercy | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Joshua Cheatham | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Linda Grigsby | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Margaret Harden | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Mike Rooks (1965) | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Steven Cheatham | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Todd Robertson | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Whitney Reed | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday Doris E. Gaines, Campbellsville, KY (March 23, 1928 - October 1, 2009) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Nathan (Junior) Norman, 57, Dunnvillle, KY (1953) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Clara Jean Graves Adair Co., KY (1946) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Vitis Johnson, Casey Co., KY (1929) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Ronald W. Bernard, Russell County, KY (1944) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Ilena P. Sandusky, Casey County, KY (1937) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Mr. Amos (Puddle) Judd, Green County, KY (1931) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Lura Jane Wilson, 95, Russell County, KY (1917 | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Mattie Kerns, Adair County, KY (1919-2013) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Reba Bybee, Adair County, KY (1945-2013) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Lola Hatfield, Casey County, KY (1918-2013) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Margaret Keane, Russell County, KY (1926-2014) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Myrtle Grimsley, Adair County, KY (1919-2014) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Mrs. Frances Morine Hopper Brown, Cumberland Co., KY (1947-2014) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, William (Bill on the Hill) Ray Nelson, 63, Russell Co., KY (1951-2014) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Mike Wiggins, Cumberland County, KY (1959-2014) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Dorothy Abston Glidewell, Cumberland Co., KY (1924) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory, Mr. Clayton Garrison , Green Co., KY (1937) | (Updates/Corrections)

Events scheduled for Saturday, March 23, 2013
All events are listed in Central Time. Submit your upcoming event using our Contact Form.
11:00amCTAdair Co. Jaycees 13th Annual Easter Egg Hunt, Fairgrounds, 413 Fairground ST, Columbia, KY | (ID:21644, Comment)
NoonCTChimes at noon. Downtown Columbia, KY. Two Selections. | (ID:21407, Comment)
LWC Softball doubleheader: LWC host St. Joseph at Lindsey Wilson Sports Park | (ID:21721, Comment)
12:30pmCT"Convergence" 12:30pm-6:30pmCT, Great Oaks Ministries, 165 Dry Creek Road, Roley, KY.
(FULL SCHEDULE/Ad) | (ID:21712, Comment)
1:00pmCTServices, Columbia, KY, for Rita Lee Berry, Adair Co., KY (1963-2013) | (ID:21696, Comment)
Services, Russell Springs, KY, for Claude (C.O.) Hopper, Russell Co., KY (1939-2013) | (ID:21704, Comment)
Services, Columbia, KY, for Edith Marie Irvin, Adair County, KY (1929-2013) | (ID:21705, Comment)
Services, Edmonton, KY, for Agnes Ray Young, Greensburg, KY (d. Mar. 20, 2013) | (ID:21707, Comment)
2:00pmCTServices, Russell Springs, KY, for Richard Lee Carter, Russell Co., KY (1948-2013) | (ID:21699, Comment)
4:00pmCTBenefit Singing and Auction for Martha Lacy at ACHS, 526 Indian Drive, Columbia, KY | (ID:21634, Comment)
5:00pmCTChimes for the evening. Downtown Columbia, KY. Two Selections. | (ID:21445, Comment)
Emorys Chapel Church country ham dinner, Chance Community, Adair Co., KY | (ID:21665, Comment)
6:00pmCTGospel Sounds of Edmonton Singing at Gradyville Baptist Church | (ID:21708, Comment)
6:30pmCTRevival at Beechgrove Separate Baptist Church March 20-23, 2013 at Glens Fork, KY | (ID:21599, Comment)

 





















 
 
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