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Injury collision occurs six miles east of Columbia on KY 80

Occupants treated and released at Russell County Hospital

By TFC Billy Gregory, Public Affairs Officer
Kentucky State Police Post 15, Columbia, KY

COLUMBIA, KY - Tpr. Ryan Wolking is investigating a collision that occurred today at 3:16pmCT, 6 miles east of Columbia on KY 80.

39-year-old Kelly S. Bilbrey of Pall Mall, TN was operating a 2001 Ford traveling west on KY 80 with a passenger, 42-year-old Kenny Bilbrey.


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2013-03-30 19:39:36 | Comments | Printable version

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Old Zion gets traffic lights - for bridge project



2013-03-30 - Glens Fork Creek Bridge, KY 55, Adair County, KY - Photo by Ed Waggener. Friday afternoon March 29, 2013, traffic headed south on KY 55 for the Ken Hill's Fish Fry at Hardscratch General Store & Deli had to go through a traffic light to reach this narrow pass across the Glens Fork Bridge. A second traffic light can be seen in the northbound lane on the left. The crest of the hill is Central Business District in Zion, with offices of Gaddie Shamrock Stone, out of view here, on the right, and the headquarters of Melson Roofing, Zion's other major employer, the white roofed building seen behind the traffic signal. The bridge and approaches are getting an additional 3 feet of width on each side of the road. Monday, county officials are planning a small ceremony early next week.
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Driver avoids collision with deer, drives into earth embankment

Six miles east of Columbia, KY on LBN Parkway

By TFC Billy Gregory, Public Affairs Officer
Kentucky State Police Post 15, Columbia, KY

COLUMBIA, KY - Tpr. Ryan Wolking is investigating a collision that occurred on Friday March 29, 2013 at 6:50amCT, 6 miles east of Columbia, KY.

33-year-old Scott Davenport of Franklin, KY was traveling east on Louie B. Nunn Parkway, operating a 2009 Ford. He observed a deer in the roadway, evaded the collision with the deer and drove off of the roadway striking the earth embankment.


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2013-03-30 19:29:45 | Comments | Printable version | See topic Kentucky State Police

Louise Arnold Corbin, Taylor County, KY (1928-2013)

She was a native of Adair County, KY, a member of a highly regarded family. She was the widow of Gilbert Corbin. Their marriage spanned over 54 years. She leaves 25 direct living descendants. She professed faith in Christ and was a member of the Meadowview Baptist Church. She was a retired employee of Fruit of the Loom in Campbellsville, KY

Louise Arnold Corbin, 85, of Campbellsville, KY died at 9:30pmET, Thursday, March 28, 2013, in Louisville, KY.

The funeral service will be at 10amCT/11amET, Tuesday, April 2, 2013, at the Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home, 418 Lebanon Avenue, Campbellsville, KY, by Rev. Lewis Haynes and Rev. Cliff McDaniel. Burial will be in Brookside Cemetery, W Main Street, Campbellsville, KY. Visitation will be 4pm-7pmCT, 5pm-8pmET, at the funeral home.


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2013-03-30 16:18:34 | Comments | Printable version | See topic Obituaries

The best kids -Knifley Little League 3rd/4th Grade Orange Team

William Hanson III writes:
So proud of all those kids. I had a great time and had the best kids I could ever ask for. Thank you all for the wonderful memories. - William Hanson III
Comments re photo 48879 2013 Knifley Little League Third and Fourth Grade Orange Team


2013-03-30 13:51:46 | Comments | Printable version

Irene Owens, Russell County, KY (1937-2013)

She was a native of Russell County, KY. She was the matriarch of a respected Russell County, KY family. She is survived by her husband, Dallas Green Owens. She leaves 21 direct living descendants. Mrs. Owens was a homemaker
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Irene Fern Owens, 76, of Russell Springs, KY, died Friday, March 29, 2013 at the Russell County Hospital, Russell Springs, KY.

Funeral service for Irene Owens will be 10amCT/11amET, Monday, April 1, 2013, at the Bernard Funeral Home Chapel, 367 Main Street, Russell Springs, KY, with Bro. Phillip Miller officiating. Friends may call after 6pmCT/7pmET, Sunday, March 31, 2013. Burial will be in the Owens Family Cemetery.


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2013-03-30 10:44:38 | Comments | Printable version | See topic Obituaries

Mr. Joe Caldwell, Green County, KY (1945-2013)

Mr. Joe Caldwell had made a profession of faith in Christ and was a member of the Pleasant Hill Baptist Church, where he served as lead singer in the choir. He was a member of the Greensburg/Green County Civic Club.
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Joe Caldwell, 68, Greensburg, KY, departed this life Wednesday, March 27, 2013 at the Hardin Memorial Hospital in Elizabethtown, KY.

The funeral service will be at Pleasant Hill Baptist Church, 693 Haskinsville Road (MAP), Greensburg, KY at 11amCT/12pmET, Tuesday, April 2, 2013. Visitation will be 5pm-8pm, Monday, April 1, 2013, at Foster-Toler-Curry Funeral Home, 209 W Court Street, Greensburg, KY, and after 9amCT/10amET, at the Pleasant Hill Baptist Church. Rev. Emmanuel Young will render the eulogy. Rev. Michael Caldwell will be Master of Ceremony. Interment will be in the Green County Memory Gardens, Summersville, Green County, KY.


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2013-03-30 06:58:16 | Comments | Printable version | See topic Obituaries

A few more seeds sown, and suddenly: Vegetables to sell


EVENT: The first Farmer's Market on the Square will be 8am-12pm noon CT, Saturday, April 20, 2013, at the Adair Annex Parking Lot, 424 Public Square, Columbia, KY


By Barbara Armitage

You can hear those beautiful packets of seeds call to you. Those bedding plants look so healthy - just a few more won't hurt. Then suddenly you have enough vegetables to feed a small country.

What is a gardener to do?


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2013-03-30 04:26:58 | Comments | Printable version

Mr. Thomas Jones, Taylor Co., KY (d. Mar. 29, 2013)

He was the patriarch of a large family. He leaves 20 direct living descendants
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Mr. Thomas Jones, age 72 of Campbellsville, passed away on Friday, March 29, 2013, in Campbellsville, KY, at his residence.

The funeral service for Mr. Thomas Jones, will be conducted Tuesday, April 2, 2013 at 12pm noon CT/1pmET at the L.R. Petty Funeral Home and Cremation Service in Campbellsville, KY with burial to follow in the Glenwood Cemetery in Liberty, KY. Visitation after 9amCT/10amET. Tuesday at the L.R. Petty Funeral Home and Cremation Service, 1765 New Columbia Road, Campbellsville, KY.


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2013-03-30 03:58:44 | Comments | Printable version | See topic Obituaries

Return of items stolen from Gradyville residence requested

Diane R Wallace writes:
Friday morning, March 29, 2013, someone broke into the Peasley residence in Gradyville and took my laptop and external hard drive as well some other thing. It is critical for these things to be returned. Please call me at 270-378-5467 or 606-599-7175. - Diane R Wallace

Check for items lost or otherwise missing on CM LOST & FOUND


2013-03-30 03:28:25 | Comments | Printable version

KSP investigating shooting into car. Teenager critically injured

Someone fired several gunshots into Ford passenger car in which 5 males were traveling, hitting 19 year old man who was flown to University Hospital in Louisville. Incident in the 1300 block of Blackjack Road in Hardin County, hitting 19 year old Radcliff male

By MTPR Norman Chaffins, Public Affairs Officer
Kentucky State Police Post 15, Elizabethtown, KY

RADCLIFF, KY - On Friday, March 29, 2013 at approximately 7:30pmET, the Radcliff Police Department received a call of a shooting near the 1300 block of Blackjack Road in Hardin County. Preliminary investigation revealed that someone fired several gunshots into a Ford passenger car in which five males were traveling. A 19-year-old Radcliff man sitting in the front was struck in the face with one of the rounds. No one else in the vehicle was injured. The Radcliff teenager was flown to the University of Louisville Hospital where he is listed in critical condition. KSP Post 4 Detective Ryan Johnson is conducting the ongoing investigation. MTPR Norman Chaffins


2013-03-30 03:15:49 | Comments | Printable version | See topic Kentucky State Police

Bro. Vernon Luttrell at Gradyville Baptist, Sun. March 31, 2013

Bro. Vernon Luttrell from Columbia, KY will be preaching at Gradyville Baptist Church, 159 Old Gradyville Church Road, Columbia, KY on Sunday March 31, 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.

2013-03-30 02:54:37 | Comments | Printable version

Today, SATURDAY with CM, March 30, 2013

Haiku by Robert Stone for March 30, 2013:
Mirrored back to self,
unfulfilled expectations
may seem unkindness.
--Robert Stone, Saturday, 30 March 2013.
-1000 haiku countdown to Chambers Stevens' 50th birthday, Day 564, in progress



2013-03-30 02:53:19 | Comments | Printable version | See topic Today


Birthdays and Anniversaries for March 30
Happy Birthday, Addie Bennett (2007) | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Andrea Cowan | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Christine Gilpin (1923) | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Dustin Morrison (1988) | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Emma Burton (2011) | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Sarah Keltner (1987) | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Shawntae Burton | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy birthday, Sophie Kimbler | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Tommy Judd | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday Mrs. Cleadus Kessler McMahan, Green Co., KY (1917) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Lillie Wright, Adair Co., KY (1925) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Robert McAninch, 71, Waynesburg, KY (1938) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Paul Green, Sr., Adair Co., KY (1923) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Mrs. Betty Elizabeth Jewell Davis Simpson, Green Co., KY (1932) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Paul Francis Cormier, Burkesville, KY (1933 | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Richard Lee Carter, Russell Co., KY (1948) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Mr. Joe Caldwell, Green Co., KY (1945-2013) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, William A. Robison (1949) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory of Effie Irene Humphress (1932-2011 | (Updates/Corrections)

Events scheduled for Saturday, March 30, 2013
All events are listed in Central Time. Submit your upcoming event using our Contact Form.
9:00amCTLWC Individual Track & Field Events at Blue Raider Stadium, 828 Russell Road, Columbia, KY | (ID:21838, Comment)
GRAWL Bake Sale, 9am-2pmCT, at Columbia IGA benefits spay/neuter program for senior's pets | (ID:21748, Comment)
9:30amCTDavid Waltz to demonstrate clay sculpting techniques at Kentucky Artisan Center | (ID:21790, Comment)
10:00amCT Egg Hunt at Barnetts Creek UMC, 1338 Barnett's Creek Road, Columbia, KY < | (ID:21757, Comment)
11:00amCTCommunity Egg Hunt at Coffey's Chapel UMC, Eli, Russell Co., KY | (ID:21649, Comment)
1:00pmCTLWC Baseball hosts UPike, at Egnew Park, 828 Russell Road, Columbia, KY | (ID:21839, Comment)
Christine Gilpin's 90th birthday observed with celebration at her home | (ID:21580, Comment)
Services, White Chapel, Monroe Co., KY, for Clifton L. Smith, Summer Shade, KY (d. March 27, 2013) | (ID:21835, Comment)
2:00pmCT Easter Egg Hunt, with prizes, The Center, 2292 South U.S. 27, Somerset, KY. | (ID:21760, Comment)
3:00pmCTOne day Easter Bible School at Redlick UMC, 3976 Mosby Ridge Road, Edmonton, KY | (ID:21518, Comment)
7:00pmCTEaster Program at Tarter's Chapel UMC, 3600 Milltown Road, Columbia, KY | (ID:21755, Comment)

 





















 
 
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