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FM2 - She came, she bought, and had a great time

She'll be back next Saturday 'Thanks to the Committee for all the hard work and planning, and the great idea. Between the Saturday Farmers' Market, and the Tuesday and Friday markets at the Extension Office, Adair County could well become the Farmers' Market capitol of the world' - - MARY KNIGHT

By Mary Knight

I've foundd my go-to-spot for Satuday mornings!!!! More fun than a barrel of monkeys. I got there just mini-seconds too late for the cheese - a lady bought the last piece just as I sampled the cheddar. I'll be back next Saturday.

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2013-04-20 14:02:04 | Comments | Printable version

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A Step Back in Time: Old time reel-to-reel movie camera

2013-04-20 - ACHS, 526 Indian Drive, Columbia KY - Photo CM staff photo.
Swan's Landing Catering Co.
staff members Francine Neat, Columbia, and Greg Hash, Campbellsville set up a prop representing an old time reel-to-reel movie camera. They are two of a staff of some 30 employees of Swan's Landing.

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New Direction singers, at Melson Ridge United Baptist, Sunday

The group New Direction of Glasgow, KY, will sing during the 10amCT worship service, Sunday April 21, 2013, at the Melson Ridge United Baptist Church, 3082 Melson Ridge road Columbia. KY. Everyone is invited and will enjoy this group of singers. - Nadene Baker

2013-04-20 12:27:03 | Comments | Printable version

Are we safe enough downtown today?

Thoughts this morning include bombs and unhappy people, an eight-year-old boy who held a poster not long before he was killed which read, "no more hurting people". I honor him for his message and will remember it. Another had a similar message, "First do no harm."

By Linda Waggener

I'm at the first Farmers Market in downtown Columbia this morning and can't help but check the locations of our police force to make sure everyone gathering here can feel safe from danger. In the back of my mind is the news of the Boston Marathon bombing and resulting week long manhunt and captures.

My friend Mary tells me her brother-in-law participated in the Marathon and was about a block from the bombs when they went off.

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(Ad) News for Discriminating Diners: What's Cooking is all Updated

This may be a World Record Book of Guinnesses first: The What's Cooking specials for this morning, Saturday, April 20, 2013, is already posted - at 5:18amCT!

It looks like there will be big crowds out today - Betty's OK Country Cooking was already busy, busy when we got their menu for today.

The weather will be sunny, a bit on the chilly side early, so a jacket my be in order.

There's a big inaugural event today - something of a street fair, with the first Farmer's Market on the Square setting up soon, open at the Adair Annex. 424 Public Square 8am-12 noon PM. Tap's Diner has a big Special Farmer's Breakfast 6am-12pm noon CT, and it's just $3.25.

The Circle R opens at 6amCT - and folks, they're back! They've captured the spirit of the old Circle R, with those great cooked to order Adair County Breakfasts and Meat & Two specials for every lunch & dinner. They've added some new touches: PRIME RIB dinners start at 4:30pmCT, this Saturday and every Saturday.

At 10amCT, Pablo's Mexican Grill opens with money saving Combo's (Second entree is 1/2 price) as well as Featured Dinners at special prices, and always, Antonio Aquino sets up special tables for Celebrations and Special Events.

2013-04-20 05:23:24 | Comments | Printable version

Traffic Alert Campbellsville, KY road closures for 5K Run today

KY 658 & KY 2222 Closing For Special Event (5K Run) Today
KY 658 and KY 2222 in Campbellsville, KY, will be closed at 8amCT/9amET, today, Saturday, April 20, 2013, to allow runners in the Special 5K Run event to pass.

KY 658 route is from the Middle School to KY 2222.

KY 2222 is from KY 658 to KY 1799.

Intersections of the route will also be closed to allow runners to pass. Closure will only take place as runners progress. from Chris Jessie, KYTC, KY Highway Department District 4, Elizabethtown

2013-04-20 03:37:13 | Comments | Printable version

Today, SATURDAY with CM, April 20 2013

Haiku by Robert Stone for April 20, 2013:
Faults five senses find,
however much facts add up,
sway not foolish hearts.
- Robert Stone, Saturday, 20 April 2013.
-1000 haiku countdown to Chambers Stevens' 50th birthday, Day 585, in progress Quick links to Favorite CM Columns
Mostly from Sunday with CM, April 14, 2013 and a few others from the past week Click ReadMore for complete article with video(s), including Backyard Oil, Crusade for Children video with James Allen Coomer, driving Adair County School Bus No. 58 (Charles Sparks' Fire Department Number)

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Medication take back program April 27, 2013

By Rick Wilson
Adair County Regional Jailer

A DEA approved Medication Take Back Program for anyone wanting to properly dispose of old or unwanted medications 10amCT-2pmCT on Saturday, April 27, 2013 at the parking lot by Taco Bell, 899 Jamestown Street, Columbia, KY.

The following Adair County Agencies will be conducting the Medication Take Back event: The Ambulance Service, Coroners Office, Judge Executives Office, Solid Waste Management, Jail, Sheriffs Office, Columbia City Police Department and the A.C.T.I.O.N Generation.

The Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) will give the public another opportunity to prevent pill abuse and theft by ridding their homes of potentially dangerous expired, unused, and unwanted prescription drugs.

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2013-04-20 02:33:54 | Comments | Printable version

Bro. Vernon Luttrell at Gradyville Baptist, Sun. April 21, 2013

Bro. Vernon Luttrell from Columbia, KY will be preaching at Gradyville Baptist Church, 159 Old Gradyville Church Road, Columbia, KY on Sunday April 21, 2013 at 10:45amCT with Sunday School starting at 9:30amCT. Everyone is invited to attend. Contact: 270-250-5222 or email: - Mike Bennett

2013-04-20 02:30:40 | Comments | Printable version

Taylor Co. Sheriffs Dept. makes arrest following shooting death

Murder investigation: Sixty year old Orvey Carl Harris found dead at his home on Saloma Road; 56 year old man arrested, charged with murder, shortly afterward

One Detective Brian Pickard of Taylor County Sheriff's Department arrested Richard Riggs, 56 years of age, of 3150 Maple Road, Campbellsville, KY, on a charge of murder, following a late night incident Friday, April 19, 2013, at 10331 Saloma Road, Campbellsville, KY, which involved the death of 60 year old Orvey Carl Harris.

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2013-04-20 02:12:32 | Comments | Printable version

Birthdays and Anniversaries for April 20
In memory birthday, Owen Lee Claywell, Adair County, KY (Apr. 20, 1911-Feb.16, 1995) | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Anniversary, Charles and Alma Green | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Anniversary, Mark and Tammy Humphress (1984) | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Anniversary, Stanley and Beulah Carter | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Alice Coffey Irvin | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Barbara Jean Smith | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Chris Branham | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Chris Branham, father, & Zani Brooke Branham, daughter | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Erik Wesley Thompson (1992) | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Freeman Dile | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Jennifer Corbin | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Justin Piercy | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Kathy Hare (1951) | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Laramie Patience Baldwin (2011) | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Patricia Loy | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Rob Stout | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Tonya Wall | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Zani Brooke Branham | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Anniversary, Marlo and Pearl Campbell (1946) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Benjamin Burton, Taylor Co., KY (1983) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Ralph B. Akin, Adair County, KY (1925-2012) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Randall Smith, Adair County, KY (1951-2013) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Kenny Akin, Adair County, KY (1972-2014) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Ted Richards, 74, Columbia, KY (1940-2015) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Darrel Ray Cox, 61, Taylor County, KY (1954-2015) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Wendell Farris, Adair Co., KY native (1947-2015) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Phyllis A. Lawless, 73, Russell Co., KY (1943-2016) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Mrs. Imogene S. Fudge, Marrowbone, KY (1928-2016) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Danny Edward Conrad, 63, Glasgow/Burkesville, KY native (1953-2016) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Herbert F. Childress, 84, Dunnville, KY (1932-2017) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Mr. Larry David (Tub) Stalcup, Burkesville, KY (1947-2017) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Frances McVay Russell Sprowles, Taylor Co., KY (1928-2017) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Creon Melson, Cundiff, KY (1942-2017) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Mr. Neumon Elleck Parker, Green Co., KY (1926) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Bithday, Luther Witt, Jr., Russell Co., KY (1934) | (Updates/Corrections)

Events scheduled for Saturday, April 20, 2013
All events are listed in Central Time. Submit your upcoming event using our Contact Form.
7:00amCTFree Tipping for Adair Co., KY residents 7am-12pmCT, Transfer Station, 877 L. Willis RD | (ID:21622, Comment)
RFL Breakfast (Donations) and Yard Sale, VFW Post, 411 Fairground ST, Columbia, KY | (ID:22109, Comment)
8:00amCTFarmer's Market on the Square, 6am-1pmCT, Adair Annex Parking Lot, 424 Public Square, Columbia, KY
(Sponsored AD) DETAILS/TODAY's VENDORS - Produce, Plants, Crafts, Special Appearances, Free Gifts | (ID:21824, Comment)
10:00amCTGirls Basketball tryouts, Adair Co. Middle School, 320 Gen. John Adair DR, Columbia, KY
See Schedule of Three Tryouts | (ID:22089, Comment)
Services, Campbellsville, KY, for Mrs. Catherine P. Osinger, Taylor County, KY | (ID:22138, Comment)
NoonCT | (ID:22149, Comment)
Chimes at noon. Downtown Columbia, KY. Two Selections. | (ID:21885, Comment)
Services, Columbia, KY, for Robert Taylor Martin, Adair Co., KY (1919-2013) | (ID:22139, Comment)
1:00pmCTServices, Summer Shade, KY, for Tammy Lynn Branham, 46, Summer Shade, KY (d. April 17, 2013) | (ID:22142, Comment)
2:00pmCTGreen County Historic Homes Tour start at 115-117 S Public SQ, Greensburg, KY | (ID:22016, Comment)
5:00pmCTChimes for the evening. Downtown Columbia, KY. Two Selections. | (ID:21905, Comment)
6:00pmCTJunior sponsors invite public to see ACHS gym decorated for prom
at Adair County High School gym, 526 Indian Drive, Columbia, KY | (ID:22126, Comment)
6:30pmCTMillerfield Brethren in Christ revival, Bro. Doug Baldwin, evangelist. April 17-21, 2013
at 1935 Millerfield Road, Columbia, KY. | (ID:22099, Comment)
7:00pmCTCampbellsville University Orchestra concert
Ransdell Chapel, 401 N Hoskins Avenue, Campbellsville, KY | (ID:22108, Comment)
7:30pmCTRomeo and Juliet , V.P. Henry Auditorium, 210 Lindsey Wilson Street, Columbia, KY | (ID:22065, Comment)


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