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Eunice Anderson, Cumberland Co., KY (1927-2013)

She was a member of Burkesville Baptist Church, and attended Coral Hill Baptist Church in Glasgow, KY. She was the widow of Henry Anderson. She leaves Five direct and and two step living descendants.

Eunice Anderson age 86 of Glasgow, KY formerly of Burkesville, KY passed away on Sunday, May 12, 2013 at her home.

Funeral services will be Wednesday, May 15, 2013 at 2pmCT/3pmET, at Ballou & Stotts Funeral Home, 304 N. Main St. Burkesville, KY with Bro. Roy Woodie and Dr. Mark Shelton officiating. Burial will be in Burkesville Cemetery, N Main Street, Burkesville, KY. The family requests visitation 3pm-9pmCT/4pm-10pmET, Tuesday, May 14, 2013 at Ballou & Stotts Funeral Home in Burkesville, KY.


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2013-05-13 19:19:37 | Comments | Printable version | See topic Obituaries

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Eunice Anderson, Cumberland Co., KY (1927-2013)



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Mossie Lee Stafford, Casey County, KY (1915-2013)

She was a native of Casey, KY, a homemaker and farmer. She leaves 7 direct living descendants

Mossie Lee Stafford passed away Sunday May 12, 2013 at her home in Casey County, KY. She was 98.

Funeral services were held privately at Caney Fork Cemetery with Bro. Lyman Taylor officiating.


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2013-05-13 19:03:35 | Comments | Printable version | See topic Obituaries

Adair County Primary Center parent election results are in

Pam Cundiff, Ashley Curry win parent seats on Adair County Primary Center Site-Based Decision Maing Council. Balloting Tuesday, May 14, 2013, will decide teacher members of the SBDM

By Patty Jones, Principal

The voting is over in the elections for the two parent members of the Adair County Primary Center Site-Based Council.

From a field of 11 candidates the two receiving the most votes were Pam Cundiff and Ashley Curry. These two parents will serve as the first parent members on the Adair Primary Center Council. The council we become effective as of July 1, 2013.


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2013-05-13 18:52:13 | Comments | Printable version | See topic Education

Saloma Baptist Church invites guests singers to Singspiration

By John Chowing, Pastor

Saloma Baptist Church, 1505 West Saloma Road, Campbellsville, KY, is hosting a Memorial Day Weekend Singspiration Service on Sunday evening, May 26, at 5pmCT/6pmET. Guest singers and musicians are invited to attend and participate in the evening's worship celebration.


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Three way tie forces runoff in ACES SBDM election

Chad Bivens, Michael Carter, and Neal Gold will be on ballot to be voted 7am-8:30amCT and 2pm-3:30pmCT, Thursday, May 16, 2013, ballot, to be voted Thursday, May 16, 2013, at Adair County Elementary School, 870 Indian Drive, Columbia, KY.
Teacher members already elected for 2013-2014 are Teresa Absher, Candace Flatt, and Marian Grant.

Robbie Harmon, Principal

Today marked the elections for the parent members of the Adair County Elementary School Site Based Decision Making Council...There were eight nominees on the ballot...Once the voting was complete there was a three way tie for the most votes. With the Site Based Decision Making Council having only two parent members this tie means that there will be a second election.


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2013-05-13 17:00:10 | Comments | Printable version | See topic Education

William (Bill) P. Combest 84, Adair Co., KY (1929-2013)

He was a member of a highly regarded Adair County, KY family and a resident of Edinburg, IN, at the time of his death. He leaves man relatives in Adair, as well as in his adopted Indiana home. He leaves 35 direct living descendants. Mr. Combest was a retired heavy equipment operator a member of the Edinburgh American Legion Post # 233 and the Columbus Moose # 398 and the VFW in Greenwood, IN
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William (Bill) P. Combest of Edinburgh, IN formerly of Columbia, KY died Sunday, May 12, 2013 in Columbus, Indiana.

Funeral services are Wednesday, May 15, 2013 at 12pmCT/1pmET at the Whosoeverwill Community Church, 623 S. Eisenhower DR, Edinburgh, IN. Burial in Resthaven Cemetery, between S. Eisenhower DR and US 31 near their intersection, in Edinburgh, IN, Edinburgh Visiting from 3pm-7pmCT/4pm-8pmET Tuesday at Whosoeverwill Community Church and from 10:30amCT/ 11:30amET, Wednesday until the funeral hour.


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2013-05-13 16:44:06 | Comments | Printable version | See topic Obituaries

LWC Softball uses home runs to beat Davenport

In NAIA Softball National Championship Opening Round in Columbia
Blue Raider Softball vs. winner's bracket at 1pmCT on Tuesday, May 14, 2013, against either No. 1-seed Auburn-Montgomery (AL) or No. 4-seed Grand View (Iowa) at Lindsey Wilson Park, 828 Russell Road, Columbia, KY.

By Dan White, Assistant Sports Information Director
News from Lindsey Wilson College

COLUMBIA, KY - No. 2-seed Lindsey Wilson got a solo home run in the second inning and a three-run shot in the fifth to help knock off No. 3-seed Davenport (MI) 6-2 in the NAIA Softball National Championship Opening Round - Lindsey Wilson Bracket today, Monday, May 13, 2013.



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Part of KY 659 in Taylor Co., KY closed on Tuesday

By Chris Jessie, Public Information Officer
Kentucky Transportation Officer, District 4, Elizabethtown, KY

A section of KY 659 in Taylor County, KY, will be closed Tuesday, May 14, 2013, for cross drain replacement and repairs MP 0-1 (from the western KY 70 intersection to Robinson Creek Bridge, starting at 9amET, with work to be completed by 2pmET. During the closure, motorists should use the east intersection of KY 70, near the Casey County line to access locations along KY 659. - Chris Jessie


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3rd Annual Casey Lunch in the Country held at Hardscratch

Ms. Angie Aaron Hixson's 2nd Grade Class at Col. Wm. Casey School are guests of honor of Jake, Vickie, and Kent Hill. There was good food, good entertainment and a good time was had by all
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By Ken Hill

For the third year in a row, Hardscratch Country Store was honored to host Jake Hill's entire class for "Lunch in the Country".

Ms. Angie Aaron Hixson's 2nd Grade Class was invited to Hardscratch for a free lunch and a great time. Our wonderful, employees, Diana Roy and Janeatte Kelsay helped to prepare the meals, while Jake Hill flawlessly fulfilled his duties as both host and waiter.


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2013-05-13 14:59:59 | Comments | Printable version

Eunice Church of God baked sale Saturday, May 18, 2013

Eunice Church of God will be having a bake sale 9am-??? Saturday, May 18, 2013, at Columbia IGA, 900 Jamestown Street, Columbia, KY. - George Payne

2013-05-13 14:36:53 | Comments | Printable version

Informational Meeting on Adair Co. Feeder Calf Program

By Nick Roy, Adair Co. Extension Agent for Ag & Natural Resources

An informational meeting on the Adair County Cattlemen's Association Feeder Calf program will be held at the Adair County Extension Office, 409 Fairgrounds Street, Columbia, KY on Tuesday, May 14, 2013, at 6:30pmCT. If you would like to participate in the program or learn more about it, please make plans to attend. For more information, contact the Adair County Cooperative Extension Service at 270-384-2317. -Nick Roy


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Spirituals from Edmonton will sing at Kelleyville, May 19, 2013

The Spirituals from Edmonton, KY, will be singing at 10:30amCT, Sunday Morning, May 19, 2013, at Kelleyville Community Church,77 Kelleyville Road, Columbia, KY, in the Coburg Community of Adair County. Bro. Stanley Watson and the Congregation invite everyone to attend. - LISA BURTON

See Kelleyville Community Church's updated listing in CM DIRECTORY of CHURCHES


2013-05-13 11:46:58 | Comments | Printable version

Project Graduation receives $150 check from Casey Lodge

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Mr. Darrell Baker presented Adair County School Superintendent Alan Reed with a $150 check for Project Graduation on behalf of the Casey Creek Lodge, F & AM, this morning, Monday, May 13, 2013, at the Adair County School District Office.

Baker said the lodge members felt that by donating to Project Gaduation, more high school students would be safe during the post graduation celebration. - CAROL ROY, Director of Food Services, Adair County School District.


2013-05-13 11:39:06 | Comments | Printable version

Lindsey Wilson Softball hosts Davenport in National Tournament

The Lindsey Wilson College softball team will face Davenport (Grand Rapids, MI) University in the opening game of the NAIA National Softball Tournament Opening Round at 1pmCT Monday, May 13, 2013 at Lindsey Wilson Park, 828 Russell Road, Columbia, Ky. 42728. Lindsey Wilson is the No. 2 seed in the four-team double elimination tournament. Admission is $5. - Charles Balcom

2013-05-13 10:38:28 | Comments | Printable version

Cindy Murley, Crystal Caldwell elected to ACHS Council

Murley, Caldwell are parent representatives. They join newly elected teacher membrs Jamie Bryant, Sammy Hughes, and Chad Parnell

By Troy Young, Principal Adair County High School

Adair County High School conducted its annual parent / teacher Site-Based Decision Making Council (SBDM) elections last Friday, May 10, 2013. Congratulations to our newly elected parent members: Cindy Murley and Crystal Caldwell.

Also, I want to congratulate our newly elected teacher members: Jamie Bryant, Sammy Hughes, and Chad Parnell.

Thanks for all those that participated in the elections. - Troy Young


2013-05-13 10:05:34 | Comments | Printable version | See topic Education

Thanks for helping Stamp Out Hunger

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"I want to thank you for helping promote our Letter Carrier's annual food drive. This community has stepped up again and contributed much to this worthy cause. Our carriers collected 3500 lbs. of food collected on Saturday, May 11, 2013 in Columbia and Adair County. All of the food collected is staying here in Adair County and will be distributed by the Adair County Food Pantry to help those in need." - RANDAL K. MURRELL, Postmaster, Columbia, KY


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SBDM Elections today for Adair County Primary Center

At Col. Wm. Casey School

By Patty R. Jones, Principal

The election for the two parent members of the new Adair County Primary Center Site-Based Council will be conducted today, Monday, May 13, 2013, from 8am-6pmCT, at Col. Wm. Casey Elementary School, 220 Gen. John Adair Drive, Columbia, KY. All parents, legal guardians and step-parents who will have a child in Kindergarten-2nd grade at ACPC during the 2013-2014 school year are eligible to vote in the election. - Patty R. Jones, Principal, Col. Wm. Casey Elementary School, 220 Gen. John Adair Drive, Columbia, KY 42728 270-384-3367


2013-05-13 06:40:37 | Comments | Printable version | See topic Education

Campbellsville University honors Excellence in Teaching

160 teachers throughout 59 Kentucky school districts receive Excellence in Teaching (EIT) awards. Complete list follows, including list from 7 -County Area for Adair County, Campbellsville Independent, Cumberland County, Green County, Kentucky Christian Academy, Campbellsville, KY; Metcalfe County, Russell County, and Taylor County Schools
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By Joan C. McKinney
News from Campbellsville University

CAMPBELLSVILLE, KY - Campbellsville University honored 160 teachers from 59 school districts throughout Kentucky by awarding them the Campbellsville University Excellence in Teaching Award Saturday, May 11, 2013, at Winters Dining Hall in the E. Bruce Heilman Student Center Complex on the CU campus.


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A first for Adair Schools will be unveiled for media this morning

First of its Kind Mobile Classroom already booked for appearance at National Event in Louisville, KY, in the coming school year.

Special CM Education Story

Adair County School Superintendent Alan Reed is holding a special press conference this morning at 8:30amCT, Monday, May 13, 2013, at board room of the Adair County School District, 1204 Greensburg Street, Columbia, KY, for local area media.

The press conference has been billed as the unveiling of a special project, a new mobile classroom which will be used largely on the Adair School District campus for the Gifted and Talented students at the four (next year) Adair County Schools.


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2013-05-13 04:37:42 | Comments | Printable version | See topic Education

Jordan Knifley awarded Mechanical Engineering Degree

Will join ATS as head of Conversion Designs and Compliance
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Jordan Knifley of Columbia, KY graduated at WKU with a degree in mechanical engineering Saturday evening, May 11, 2013.

He will be the employed at the family business, Assisted Transportation Systems, in Green River Commerce Park, Columbia, KY.

He will be in charge of new conversion designs and compliance.


2013-05-13 04:04:30 | Comments | Printable version

Revival Harrods Fork Baptist Church, May 16-18, 2013

Revival services will be held at Harrods Fork Baptist Church, 169 Harrods Fork Circle, Columbia, KY, on Thursday, May 16, 2013 through Saturday, May 18, 2013, at 6:30 pmCT/7:30 pmET. The pastor, Bro. Jeff Eastham, will be the evangelist. There will be special singing each evening, as follows: Thursday, Janice Cornelison and Kathleen Edwards; Friday, B. J. Whitlow and Family; and Saturday, Church Singers. On Saturday, there will be a potluck meal starting at 5:00 pmCT/6:00pmET. Everyone is cordially invited to attend. - Linda Walker

2013-05-13 03:37:55 | Comments | Printable version

Homecoming at Mt. Carmel UMC is May 26, 2013

Homecoming services be held at Mt. Carmel United Methodist Church, 2472 Mt. Carmel Road, Columbia, KY on Sunday, May 26, 2013. The Sneed family will be in concert during the 11amCT/12pm noon ET worship service. A potluck meal will follow. Pastor, Bro. Lanny Garner and congregation would like to invite everyone to attend. - Jeana Pike

2013-05-13 03:31:51 | Comments | Printable version

New arrival: Brena Kathleen Coomer

The second grandchild for Tony and Diane Coomer of Columbia, KY arrived at 6:39amET on Saturday, May 11, 2013, in Columbus, IN. The newborn is Brena Kathleen Coomer, the daughter of Brandon Coomer and Amanda Coomer. The little one's sister is Lily Pearl Coomer. - Tony Coomer

2013-05-13 03:13:05 | Comments | Printable version

Phillip Ray Thompson, Taylor Co., KY (1947-2013)

He was a native of Green County, KY, and a resident of Campbellsville, Taylor County, KY, at the time of his death in Florida.
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Mr. Phillip Ray Thompson, age 66 of Campbellsville, KY, passed away Friday, May 10, 2013, in Florida.

The funeral services for Mr. Phillip Ray Thompson will be conducted at 11amCT/12pm noon ET,, Wednesday, May 15, 2013, at the Cowherd and Parrott Funeral Home, 206 S Main Street, Greensburg, KY, with burial to follow in the Latter Day Saints Church of Jesus Christ Cemetery in Sulphur Well, Metcalfe County, KY. Visitation will be 3pm-9pmCT/4pm-10pmET, Tuesday, May 14, 2013, and after 7amCT/8amET, Wednesday at the Cowherd & Parrott Funeral Home.


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2013-05-13 02:57:54 | Comments | Printable version | See topic Obituaries

Today, MONDAY with CM, May 13, 2013

Haiku by Robert Stone for May 13, 2013:
No leaky faucet
is ever satisfied to
remain a small leak.
--Robert Stone, Monday, 13 May 2013.
-1000 haiku countdown to Chambers Stevens' 50th birthday, Day 608, in progress

Quick links to Favorite CM Columns
Mostly from Sunday with CM, May 12, 2013 and a few others from the past week


2013-05-13 02:33:18 | Comments | Printable version | See topic Today

Injury wreck Glens Fork Area Sunday, May 12, 2013

By Deputy Adam Cravens

Adair County Sheriff's Office responded to a single vehicle wreck Sunday, May 12, 2013, just after 4pmCT. Brittany Meyers, 19 of Jamestown, KY, was operating her 2001 Dodge Stratus when she dropped off the shoulder at the intersection of South 55 and 768 then overcorrected plowing into an earth embankment. Meyers was transported to Westlake via ambulance for possible injuries. Adair Search and Rescue also responded to the scene. --Deputy Adam Cravens


2013-05-13 02:02:11 | Comments | Printable version | See topic Kentucky State Police


Birthdays and Anniversaries for May 13
Happy Anniversary, Bill & Janice Newton Reed | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Anniversary, Bradley and Jessica Willis (2006) | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Anniversary, David and Janet Sharpe | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Anniversary, Stephen and Mary Keen(1989) | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Alyson Kate Scott (2009) | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Annette Brown | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Barkley Edwards | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Brylee Noelle Campbell (2011) | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Carolyn Finn | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Dana King | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Doug Melton | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Elmer Burton | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Jamason Staten (2007) | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Janet Janes | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Kassadi Taylor | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Leonard England (1935) | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Lisa Kolody (1969) | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Norma (Karnes) Wiggington (1960) | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Raven Franklin | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Ronnie "Peanut" Parnell 5-13-1956 | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Scott Bennett | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Tate Joseph Smith (2008) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Judith Wilson Blevins, 69, Taylor Co., KY | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Mary Margaret Brown, 72, Russell Co., KY (1938) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Eva Jean Gray, Adair Co., KY, native (1938) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Catherine Frodge, Adair Co., KY (1945) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Patrick Brown, Cumberland Co., KY (1971) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Mr. Justin Atwood, 19, Green Co., KY (1992) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Bro. Arvel Dale Brown, Russell County, KY (1945) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Adolphus Ruel Andrew, Russell County, KY (1924-2013) | (Updates/Corrections)

Events scheduled for Monday, May 13, 2013
All events are listed in Central Time. Submit your upcoming event using our Contact Form.
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: No (0) Court Events Circuit Court. Twenty-four (24) Court Events District Court.
Casey County Judicial Center, 231 Courthouse Square, Liberty, KY. Eighty-one (81) Court Events Circuit Court. One (1) Court Events District Court.
Cumberland County, Justice Center, 112 Courthouse Square, Burkesville, KY. No (0) Court Events Circuit Court. Eight (8) Court Events District Court.
Green County Judicial Center, 200 W. Court Street, Greensburg, KY. No (0) Court Events Circuit Court. Seventy-six (76) Court Events District Court.
Metcalfe County, Judicial Center, 201 E. Stockton Street, Edmonton, KY. No (0) Court Events Circuit Court. No (0) Court Events cases District Court.
Russell County. Judicial Center, 410 Monument Square, Jamestown, KY, One (1) Court Events Circuit Court. One hundred ninety-four (194) Court Events District Court.
Taylor County, Justice Center, 300 E. Main Street, Campbellsville, KY. Five (5) Court Events Circuit Court. Seventy-eight (78) Court Events District Court.
Not an official docket. For official court information, check with circuit court clerk in your county. | (ID:22468, Comment)
SBDM Elections today for Adair County Primary Center All day, 8am-6pmCT
At Col. William Casey School, 220 Gen. John Adair Drive, Columbia, KY | (ID:22474, Comment)
10:00amCTServices, Greensburg, KY, for Mr. Maxie G. Houk, Green County, KY, (1939-2013) | (ID:22453, Comment)
NoonCTChimes at noon. Downtown Columbia, KY. Two Selections. | (ID:22341, Comment)
1:00pmCTServices, Columbia, KY, for Loeta Myers, Adair County, KY (1924-2013) | (ID:22460, Comment)
Lindsey Wilson Softball hosts Davenport in 1st Round National Tournament
Lindsey Wilson Sports Park, 828 Russell Road, Columbia, KY | (ID:22475, Comment)
2:00pmCTServices, Edmonton, KY, for David (Bo) Smith, Metcalfe County, KY (d. May 9, 2013) | (ID:22450, Comment)
4:00pmCTServices, Columbia, KY, for Bolin Burris, Adair County, KY (1922-2013) | (ID:22449, Comment)
Services, Edmonton, KY, for Billy Dugger, 75, Edmonton, KY (d. May 10, 2013) | (ID:22456, Comment)
5:00pmCTChimes for the evening. Downtown Columbia, KY. Two Selections. | (ID:22375, Comment)
7:00pmCTGospel meeting at Columbia Church of Christ May 12-15, 2013
501 Jamestown Street, Columbia, KY | (ID:22465, Comment)

 





















 
 
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