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CU Softball splits on day one of MSC tournament

Campbellsville Softball (38-14) will meet Shawnee State University at 9amCT/10amET Sunday, April 28, 2013 in an elimination game, Domtar Park, 1414 Riverport Road, Kingsport, TN

By Chris Megginson
News from Campbellsville University

KINGSPORT, TN - Campbellsville University had to rally twice in late innings Saturday, but managed only one victory on day one of the Mid-South Conference Softball Tournament at Domtar Park.


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2013-04-27 20:59:45 | Comments | Printable version | See topic Sports

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Kristin Benton helps lead CU to 5-4 victory



2013-04-27 - Domtar Park, 1414 Riverport Road, Kingsport, TN - Photo from Chris Megginson.
Former Meade County High School standout Kristin Benton helped lead Campbellsville University to a 5-4 win in its first game of the Mid-South Conference Tournament.

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Lindsey Wilson baseball in MSC title Game after 9-1 win over CU

Lindsey Wilson vs (winner of consolation bracket: Campbellsville, Georgetown, or Rio Grande)) plays at 1pmCT/2pmET on Sunday, April 28, 2013, at Hunter Wright Stadium, 801 Granby Road, Kingsport, TN against the team that emerges from the consolation bracket.

News from Lindsey Wilson College

KINGSPORT, TN - Third-seeded Lindsey Wilson punched its ticket into the Mid-South Conference Tournament championship game with a 9-1 win over No. 4-seed Campbellsville (KY) today at Hunter Wright Stadium.

Lindsey Wilson, the lone unbeaten team remaining in the double elimination tournament, plays at 1pmCT on Sunday against the team that emerges from the consolation bracket. The team which makes it out of the consolation bracket will have to beat the Blue Raiders twice to win the tournament title.


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2013-04-27 20:36:53 | Comments | Printable version | See topic Sports

Adair Co. Bands Annual Spring Concert is Sun., Apr. 28, 2013

The Adair County High School Band, Middle School Band, and Beginning Band will be performing at their Annual Spring Concert at the Adair County Middle School Gym, 322 General John Adair Drive, Columbia Kentucky. 2pmCT/3pmET, Sunday, April 28, 2013. The concert is free and is under the direction of Tom Case and his assistant Jonathon Holmes. - Shamarie Claiborne, for the Adair County Schools Bands.

2013-04-27 18:56:51 | Comments | Printable version

Dancing with the Stars for GCHS Project Graduation 2013

By Deana Parrott

A special fundraising event for the 2013 Green County High School Proect Graduation, Dancing with the Stars, will be held Sunday, April 28, 2013, at Green County High School, 302 Brummal Avenue, Greensburg, KY 42743 with doors opening at 12pm noon CT and the program beginning at 2pmCT. There will be concessions, special entertainment including live commercials, and a silent auction. All proceeds, including $6. admission go to Project Graduation.

Dancers are Haley Judd and Mason Stone, Blayde Milby and Lani Bradshaw, Nash Johnson and Maelin Bailey, Kathy Jones and hailey Paige Scott, Grace Frank and Cheyeene Price, Layla Risen, Mickey and Sue Vaughn, Jeremy and Trish Hall, and Jim and Grace Frank.

Special entertainment will be by Kayla Estes, school dance teams, school choir, and live commercials. - Deana Parrott


2013-04-27 18:19:07 | Comments | Printable version

Josh Davis, Taylor County, KY (1977-2013)

He was born in Taylor County, KY, the son of Will Davis and Donna Kessler Davis, who survive. He was a resident of New Waverly, Texas at the time of his death. He professed faith in Christ and was a member of the Hillcrest Baptist Church in Jasper, Texas. He was a logistics specialist with the United States Federal Government

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Joshua Davis, 35 years, of Texas, formerly of Campbellsville, KY, died at 10:30amCT, Thursday, April 25, 2013, in Conroe, Texas.

Funeral services will be at 2pmCT/3pmET, , Friday, May 3, 2013 at the Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home, 418 Lebanon Avenue, Campbellsville, KY by Rev. Ray Mahaffey. Visitation will be 4pm-7pmCT/5pm-8pmET, at the funeral home. Burial will be in Brookside Cemetery, W Main Street, Campbellsville, KY.


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2013-04-27 17:57:07 | Comments | Printable version | See topic Obituaries

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2013-04-27 16:39:27 | Comments | Printable version

Carrie Helen Lester Garrett, 81, Beaumont, KY (1932-2013)

"Helen" had a passion for cooking and fed numerous missionaries from The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints of which she was a faithful member. Her church, her family, and her many neighbors and friends brought her much joy and contentment. She took great pride in keeping a nice home and also loved canning home-grown food and reading. In her later years, she kept busy as a home-health care-taker. She leaves 19 direct living descendants.
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Carrie Helen Lester Garrett, 81, formerly a long-time resident of Beaumont, Ky ,died April 24, 2013 at Canyon Cove Assisted Living in Orem, UT.

A viewing will be held at the McMurtrey Funeral Home, 2232 Summer Shade Road, Summer Shade. KY 2pm-7pmCT, Tuesday, April 30, 2013, and at 11:30amCT, on Wednesday beginning at 11:30amCT, at the Glasgow ward of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, 748 W. Cherry Street, Glasgow, KY after which funeral services will begin at 1pmCT Interment will be at the Summer Shade Cemetery.


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2013-04-27 14:40:09 | Comments | Printable version | See topic Obituaries

Two CAUD Boil Water Advisories lifted

As of 1:45pmCT on Saturday, April 27, 2013 the boil water advisory for customers on Independence Ridge Road, Greenbriar Road, John Harvey Road, as well as for Hemlock Circle, Garrett Street, Clinton Street, Center Street, Todd Street, Taxus Street, Terry Street and Page Street Apartments have 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. Columbia/Adair County Utilities District (CAUD) Columbia Adair Utilities District

2013-04-27 14:22:25 | Comments | Printable version

Jane Underwood, Taylor County, KY (1930 - 2013)

She was a native of Jefferson County, KY. She is survived by her husband, Charles Underwood. Their marriage spanned 63 years. She leaves two direct living descendants
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Jane Underwood, 83, of Lebanon Junction, KY, died at 12:35pmET, Friday, April 26, 2013 in Louisville, KY.

The funeral service for Jane Underwood will be at 1pmCT/2pmET, Sunday, April 28, 2013 at the Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home, 418 Lebanon Avenue, Campbellsville, KY, by Bro. Robbie Spencer. Burial will be in the Campbellsville Memorial Gardens, 3878 Greensburg Road, Campbellsville, KY. Visitation will be 5pm-7pmCT/6pm-8pmET, Saturday, April 27, 2013, and after 6amCT/7amET, Sunday.


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2013-04-27 14:16:39 | Comments | Printable version | See topic Obituaries

Stevie Kidd, U.S. Veteran, Casey Co. Ky (1955-2013)

He was a U.S. Army veteran, farmer, and mechanic. He was a member of the Hwy 78 Full Gospel Deliverance Church. Stevie was an avid outdoorsman and deer hunter. He was a native of Lincoln County, KY, the son of the late Joseph . and Norma J. Carpenter Kidd. He is surved by his wife, Linda Grider Kidd. He leaves 13 direct living descendants
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Stevie Kidd of Gravel Switch, KY passed away Friday April 26, 2013 at the Hardin Memorial Hospital in Elizabethtown, KY. He was 57. Memorial service is at 4:30pmCT/5:30pmET, Tuesday April 30, 2013 at the Highway 78 Full Gospel Deliverance Church with Bro. Ronnie Dotson officiating. Visitation is Tuesday, April 30, 2013, at the church from 1pmCT/2pmET, until memorial service. Cremation rites were honored by McKinney-Brown Funeral Home.


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2013-04-27 13:45:04 | Comments | Printable version | See topic Obituaries

Robert Frost, Russell Springs, KY (1943-2013)

He was a noted driller who helped developed many of the oil fields of South Central Kentucky and elsewhere. He was a member of the Indian Hills Baptist Church. He leaves three direct living descendants
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Robert Frost, 70, of Russell Springs, KY, died Friday, April 26, 2013 at the Lake Cumberland Regional Hospital in Somerset, KY.

Funeral services for Robert Frost will be 10amCT/11amET, Monday, April 29, 2013 at the Bernard Funeral Home Chapel, 367 Main Street, Russell Springs, KY, with Bro. Jesse Long officiating. Friends may call after 5pmCT/6pmET, Sunday, April 28, 2013, at the funeral home. Burial in the Bethlehem Cemetery.


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2013-04-27 10:28:16 | Comments | Printable version | See topic Obituaries

5k/1 mile walk at Holloway Center a big success today - Thanks!

Speaking Through Silence would like to thank everyone who made are 5k/1 mile walk a success today at the LWC Holloway Health and Wellness Center. April is Autism Awareness month but more events are being planned for the months ahead. -Greg Blair

2013-04-27 10:12:07 | Comments | Printable version

Works by 3 LWC art seniors on display in Begley Gallery


The LWC Senior Art Show, works of Betsy Durham, Brittney Novickis, Jessica Wethington, April 29 -May 11, 2013, in the Lucretia C. Begley Art Gallery, in the W.W. Slider Humanities Center, 155 Blue Raider Drive. Gallery hours 8am-4pmCT, Monday-Friday. Contact Tim Smith at smitht@lindsey.edu or 270-384-8079.

By Duane Bonifer
News of Lindsey Wilson College

COLUMBIA, KY - A total of 19 works are featured in the spring Lindsey Wilson College Senior Art Show. The works include mixed media and oil paintings by three art majors who will graduate May 11 from the liberal arts college.


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2013-04-27 09:44:35 | Comments | Printable version | See topic Local Arts Scene

LWC Chapter Criminal Justice Honor Society inducts six member

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By Duane Bonifer
News from Lindsey Wilson College

COLUMBIA, KY - The Lindsey Wilson College chapter of Alpha Phi Sigma National Criminal Justice Honor Society inducted six new members Friday night at the college's Roberta D. Cranmer Dining & Conference Center.

The six new members inducted were: Leah Brown of Columbia; Isaac Claywell of Somerset, KY; Brooke Lee of Lebanon, KY; Austin Shirley of Hodgenville, KY; and Melissa Wheeler of Elizabethtown, KY.

The chapter officers are president Chad Cole of Danville, KY; vice president Zeth Rogers of Greensburg, KY; and treasurer Catherine Ann Carmon of Morganfiled, KY The chapter adviser is Assistant Professor of Criminal Justice Michael Giordano.

Alpha Phi Sigma recognizes academic excellence among criminal justice undergraduate and graduate students as well as juris doctorate students. The honor society's goals are to promote academic excellence, community service, educational leadership and unity. - Duane Bonifer, Lindsey Wilson College Director of Public Relations


2013-04-27 08:08:23 | Comments | Printable version

MSC Baseball Tournament: CU edges Cumberland in extra innings


Campbellsville Baseball vs. Lindsey Wilson, today, Saturday, April 27, 2013 in day three of the MSC Tournament at 3pmCT/4pmET at Hunter Wright Stadium, 801 Granby Road, Kingsport, TN 37660. - CHRIS MEGGINSON

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By Chris Megginson

KINGSPORT, TN - The first extra innings game of the 2013 Mid-South Conference Tournament was also one of the most interesting, as Campbellsville University edged No. 11 Cumberland University, 2-0, in 11 innings Friday evening at Hunter Wright Stadium.


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2013-04-27 07:17:46 | Comments | Printable version

No. 3 Lindsey Wilson Tops No. 7 St. Catharine 8-3

MSC Baseball Tournament at Hunter Wright Stadium, 801 Granby Road, Kingsport, TN
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By Dan White, Assistant Sports Information Director
News from Lindsey Wilson College

KINGSPORT, TN - Another day in the winner's bracket awaits third-seeded Lindsey Wilson as it topped No. 7-seed St. Catharine (KY) 8-3 on Friday, April 26, 2013, in the Mid-South Conference Baseball Tournament at Hunter Wright Stadium.


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2013-04-27 07:03:17 | Comments | Printable version | See topic Sports

(Ad) TODAY! the Farmer's Market on the Square: Apr. 27, 2013

The Farmer's Market on the Square, open 8am-12pm noon CT, Saturday, April 27, 2013, at the Adair Annex Parking Lot, 424 Public Square, Columbia, KY

Saturday, April 27, 2013, Special Events at the Farmers Market on the Square
  • The Adair County Garden Club. Stop by the ACGC booth to receive free Herb Seeds and Garlic Herb Chives to help you start your own herb garden. If you have gardening questions members are ready to help. Purchase a 5ft Redbud tree for $10.00 and help support the Adair County Garden Club Projects.
  • Amedisys Home Health Beverly Curry RN, Patient Advocate, free blood pressure checks.
Vendors and booths at the Farmer's Market on the Square for Saturday, April 7, 2013
  • Darrell Bunnell of Coview Farm 270-384-5412 - has bedding plants for your vegetable and flower garden. Crisp lettuce, spinach, green onions.
  • Caitlin Helm of Lonely Acre Farm 270-634-8207 - Fresh baked white and wheat bread, delishious sweet breads.
  • Terry Huff of Heavenly Homestead Cheese 270-250-2979 - Hand crafted whole milk natural cheeses. This week's cheeses are Cheddar, Smokehouse, Tomato-Basil, Pepper Jack and Colby
  • Barbara Armitage of Tucker's Station Farms 270-250-2979 - Blackberry and Strawberry plants, artisan breads
  • Jennifer Nuntavong of Bliss Road Creations 270-570-5318 - Handmade Crochet products from the rolling hills of Kentucky
  • Jana Esch of Just Natural Products 270-378-1375 - All natural hand crafted skin care products and soaps. Beeswax candles, room scents and natural household cleaners. New this week - bedding plants.
  • Cindy Vincent of Cindy's Dogsled 270-299-2231 - The place to grab a snack or lunch. Serving Nathan's Hot Dogs, hot chili and more.
  • Melinda Vetter of Artisan Bath and Body 270-864-2892 - Natural ingredient soaps and products to pamper yourself. 20% of all profits donated to local women's charities
  • Donna Jones of Jones Honey 270-634-2125 - Natural Kentucky honey
  • Dale Whittingham of Dales Miniatures 270-378-4859 - Hand crafted miniature barns, houses, historical buildings. Special orders taken to reproduce your home.
Special Thanks to TaP's Diner, 104 Public Square, Columbia, KY, Phone 270-385-6003, for cooking their special Farmer's Breakfast while FM2 is open. and Special Thanks to Moore's Lunch & Pool for being there, as always, for Breaks. Special Thanks to CJE Ann Melton for having the Courthouse Annex open for rest stops and for having Wi-Fi available.


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2013-04-27 05:34:59 | Comments | Printable version

Cocanougher Reunion will be Sunday, July 28, 2013 in Perryville

By Mike Crain

The 38th annual Reunion of The Descendants of Jacob and Neley Silvertooth Cocanougher will be 9am-3pmCT/10am-4pmET, with lunch 12:30pm-1pmET, Sunday July 28, 2013 at The American Legion Hall, 428 W Second Street, Perryville, KY, Perryville KY (Boyle County). contact Mike Crain phone 859-368-3853 or email Postcardlex@aol.com or Bill & Beulah Cocanougher Jones 859-516-4153 This new location was needed due to the tremendous turn-out for the reunion in 2012.


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2013-04-27 04:55:07 | Comments | Printable version

Today, SATURDAY with CM, April 27, 2013

Haiku by Robert Stone for April 27, 2013:
April showers bring
floods along with sweet flowers.
Nature loves them both.
--Robert Stone, Saturday, 27 April 2013.
-1000 haiku countdown to Chambers Stevens' 50th birthday, Day 592, in progress

Big Red Feeds the Day Old Hatchlings




2013-04-27 04:35:11 | Comments | Printable version | See topic Today


Birthdays and Anniversaries for April 27
Happy Birthday, Aaron Roach | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Addelyn Michelle Keltner (2013) | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Angie Melson | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Danny McClister (1959) | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Holly Wood | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Leslie Bryant Bennett | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Linda Ninnie Smith | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Samantha Allison Oliver (April 27, 2009) | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Samantha D. Chrisman | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Sarah Michelle Burton (1988) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, James Bert Viers, 82, Casey Creek, KY native (1927) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Howard Whitley, 81, Campbellsville, KY (1928) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Connie "Niecie" Blankenship, Adair Co. native (1956) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Maretta Thomas Casey Co., KY (1944) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Merl Travis Thomas, Casey Co., KY (1950) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Mrs. Stella Wray Booher, Cumberland Co., KY (1917) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Lawrence Adkins, Russell Co., KY (1976) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Bobby (Pete) Parrish, Taylor County, KY (1951) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Linda Louise Stearns, Russell Co., KY (1952) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Frank Ingram Arnett, Taylor County, KY (1926) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, William E. (Bill) Sallee, Taylor County, KY (1927) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Lucille Henson Richardson, Casey Co., KY (1940-2014) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Howard G. Wheatcroft, CMSgt Ret., Taylor Co., KY (1920-2014) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, James "Booger" Burton (1943-1989) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Samuel David McKinney, Green County, KY | (Updates/Corrections)

Events scheduled for Saturday, April 27, 2013
All events are listed in Central Time. Submit your upcoming event using our Contact Form.
8:00amCTSpeaking Through Silence 5k and 1 mile fun walk from Holloway Wellness Center | (ID:21710, Comment)
The Farmer's Market on the Square, 424 Public Square, Columbia, KY
(Ad) VENDORS, WHAT THEY ARE SELLING, April 27, 2013 | (ID:21827, Comment)
8:30amCTTraffic alert: Road closure for 5K Run, Green Co., KY while runners progress. | (ID:22223, Comment)
10:00amCTAdair Co. Agencies DEA Approved Medication take back program
10amCT-2pmCT, in lot by Taco Bell, 899 Jamestown Street, Columbia, KY | (ID:22148, Comment)
Services, South Bend, IN, for James G. Wyland, Adair Co., KY, Kansas native (1944-2013) | (ID:22189, Comment)
Services, Campbellsville, KY, for Ayden Xzavier Jackson, Taylor Co., KY (2012-2013) | (ID:22227, Comment)
11:00amCTCome Together-2013 FCA event at Adair Co. High School, 526 Indian Drive, Columbia, KY
Full Schedule of Events, Hourly, 11am-7pmCT | (ID:22129, Comment)
NoonCTChimes at noon. Downtown Columbia, KY. Two Selections. | (ID:21882, Comment)
Services, Campbellsville, KY, for Charles Hardin, Taylor County, KY (1942-2013) | (ID:22206, Comment)
Services, Campbellsville, KY for Jean Jaynes, Taylor County, KY (1934-2013) | (ID:22210, Comment)
1:00pmCTServices, Burkesville, KY, for Louise Coe Cary, Cumberland Co., KY (1945-2013) | (ID:22225, Comment)
2:00pmCTServices, Campbellsville, KY, for Andrew Thomas Lowe, Green Co., KY (1967-2013) | (ID:22182, Comment)
Services, Columbia, KY, for Marian Clayton Vance, 101, Adair County, KY (1912-2013) | (ID:22200, Comment)
Campbellsville Baseball vs. Lindsey Wilson in day three of the Mid South Conference Baseball Tournament, Hunter Wright Stadium, 801 Granby Road, Kingsport, TN | (ID:22232, Comment)
5:00pmCTChimes for the evening. Downtown Columbia, KY. Two Selections. | (ID:21912, Comment)
6:30pmCTWes Irvin, evangelist in Youth Revival, April 26-27-28, 2013
at Mt Carmel United Methodist Church, 2472 Mt. Carmel Road, Columbia, KY | (ID:22112, Comment)

 





















 
 
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