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CAUD Boil Water Advisory Lifted: Area near Russell Co. line

Re: CAUD Boil Water Advisory area of Eastern Adair Co., KY

As of 5:30pmCT on June 21, 2013 the boil water advisory for residents on
Russell Springs Road, R.Grider Road, Rutledge Road, A. Jones Road, Dry Hollow Road, and from Russell Creek to Hwy 80 on Gentry Mill Road, and Atchley Road,
has 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. Thank you, CAUD (Columbia/Adair County Utilities District.




2013-06-21 17:58:53 | Comments | Printable version

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Darlene Campbell Murals: First at Pablo's



2013-06-21 - Pablos Mexican Grill, 1764 Campbellsville Road, Columbia, KY - Photo art by Darlene Campbell. These murals in Pablo's Mexican Grill were commissioned by earlier ownership. They remain a part of the art in the restaurant, now owned by Antonio Aquino. The restaurant now has four murals by the Columbia, KY artist, author, poet, teacher and entertainer.
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Mural Album: Darlene Campbell dining room murals

The artwork of Darlene Campbell now adorns the the walls of at least three Columbia restaurants: Pablo's Mexican Grill, TaP's Diner, and Anderson's Pizza. CM is collecting photos of the works for fans of Darlene Campbell.

An additional mural is destined to live in a photo, only: Her "Fairy Tale" mural at the soon-to-be-razed Col. Wm. Casey Elementary School Library. Click to Joseph Shirl Gillock, Casey Co., KY (1942-2012) Scroll down the page for photos of the murals.


2013-06-21 17:51:07 | Comments | Printable version

WKU Regents approve 3 percent tuition increase for 2013-2014

$393,959,000 budget for Western Kentucky University increased 1.4 percent. Tuition increase is lowest in 16 years. Regents elect J. David Porter, Lexington, chair; Frederick A. Higdon, Lebanon, vice chair; and Dr. Melissa B. Dennison, Glasgow, secretary.

News from Western Kentucky University, Bowling Green, KY

BOWLING GREEN, KY - Western Kentucky University Regents today approved a nearly $394 million budget for 2013-14 and a 3 percent increase in resident undergraduate tuition.


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2013-06-21 15:08:10 | Comments | Printable version | See topic Education

TheatreFest! series starts tonight with Perfect Wedding

Coming to V.P. Henry Auditorium, 210 Lindsey Wilson Street, 2013:
  • Perfect Wedding will be performed 7pmCT/8pmET, June 21-22, 27-28-29, 2013
  • Our Town will be performed at 7pmCT/8pmET, July 12-13 and July 18-19-20, 2013.
  • Mark Twain will be performed 7pmCT/8pmET, June 30, July 7, July 14 and July 21, 2013.


By Duane Bonifer
News from Lindsey Wilson College

COLUMBIA, KY - Lindsey Wilson College will celebrate the official start of summer with the inaugural season of TheatreFest!, starting tonight, Friday, June 21, 2013, at 7pmCT, in the V.P. Henry Auditorium, 210 Lindsey Wilson Street, Columiba, KY.

The new regional summer drama program will begin with a performance of Robin Hawdon's farcical Perfect Wedding on June 21, the day of the summer solstice. The inaugural season of TheatreFest! will also include a 75th-anniversary celebration of Thornton Wilder's beloved Our Town and a one-man performance of Mark Twain by Robert Brock.


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2013-06-21 12:59:42 | Comments | Printable version | See topic Local History

(Ad) Free U-Pick Little Wild Red Plums

Update: On Saturday, June 22, 2013, Norma Richard wrote that the plums are all spoken for, writing, "The ad resulted in several calls so I am sure they are all going to be gone in another week."

Norma Richard writes:
Free Wild Plums: We have 3 trees of the Little Wild Red Plums in our yard that are loaded with plums. They are free, you pick so bring containers. They make the very best Plum Jelly but I just cannot use all of them. For more information call 270-384-6583. - Norma Richard


Thanks Norma Richard. What a beautiful gesture. To anyone else who has abundance to share, we'll post in CM Classifieds in the Freecycling section. Just use any Contact/Submit button. If you experience trouble emailing, don't hesitate to call us at 270-284-2730. Freecycling ads are Free. For other ads, see Rates and Terms


2013-06-21 12:44:16 | Comments | Printable version

Jamie Bailey will speak at Trinity UMC, and at CV Christian

Jamie Bailey will be sharing information about her upcoming mission trip at Trinity United Methodist Church, 2418 Campbellsville Road, Columbia, KY, at 6pmCT, Sunday, June 23, 2013, and at Cane Valley Christian Church, 2250 Cane Valley Road, Columbia, KY, at 6:30pmCT, Sunday, June 23, 2013. She will be serving in 11 different countries throughout Europe, Africa, and Asia over a period of 11 months. Please join either congregation to hear about this very important endeavor. - Connie Scott, Trinity United Methodist Church

2013-06-21 12:29:33 | Comments | Printable version

Cooper-Clayton Smoking Cessation Classes start July 25, 2013

Classes over 12 week period, each Thursday at 4:30pmCT

Want to Stop Smoking? The Cooper Clayton Method to become a non smoker is a free 12 week program to assist you. Classes begin Thursday July 25, 2013 at 4:30pmCT, at the Adair County Health Department, 801 Westlake Drive, Columbia, KY. To register call 270-384-2286 ext 3221. You must be 18 years old to attend. - Jelaine Harlow


2013-06-21 10:12:16 | Comments | Printable version | See topic Healthy Lifestlyes by Kelli Bonifer

Spiritual Warfare will sing at Saturday Farmers Market

By Jana Esch, Entertainment Director
Farmer's Market on the Square, 424 Public Square, Columbia, KY

Spiritual Warfare will be at the Market On The Square Saturday, June 22, 2013, 9am-12pm noon CT.

Members are Joshua Tucker, Sam Avery, Darlene Campbell, Heather Tucker, Dick Scholl.

Spiritual Warfare is a revival team that uses martial arts to demonstrate spiritual war that is being waged on all people They will be singing contemporary and traditional songs, preaching and demonstrating a rare Kung Fu art known as Baguazhang. - Jana Esch

The Farmers Market on the Square, Parking Lot, Adair Annex, 424 Public Square, Columbia, KY, every Saturday during growing season, 8am-12pm noon CT. -Barbara Armitage, Market Coordinator


2013-06-21 10:00:18 | Comments | Printable version

(Ad) Farmer's Market on the Square

Blueberries are in!

The Farmer's Market on the Square, open 8am-12pm noon CT, Saturday, June 22, 2013, at the Adair Annex Parking Lot, 424 Public Square, Columbia, KY

By Barbara Armitage, Market Coordinator
Farmer's Market on the Square

New to the Farmer's Market on the Square this week - stop by and welcome Sandy Evert of STE Jewelry and Crafts, 270-404-1793 - One of a kind nature inspired jewelry.

Special Guest at the Market this week:

Amedisys Home Health: Beverly Curry RN, Patient Advocate, free blood pressure checks.

Here's some of what you can expect at the Farmer's Market on the Square for Saturday, June 21, 2013:
  1. Donna Jones of Jones Honey 270-634-2125 - Kentucky Honey.
  2. Darrell Bunnell of Coview Farm 270-384-5412 - The blueberries are in - don't wait they won't last long. Vine ripe tomatoes are in, crisp lettuce, green onions cucumbers and more. There are still a few bedding plants for your vegetable flower and herb garden.
  3. Caitlin Helm of Lonely Acre Farm 270-634-8207 - Sampling today! Orange Juice Pound Cake, Amish Friendship Bread and NEW Blueberry Muffins and Blueberry Pie slices. Don't forget to pick up some fresh baked white and wheat bread.
  4. Terry Huff of Heavenly Homestead Cheese 270-250-2979 - Hand crafted whole milk natural cheeses. This week's cheeses are Cheddar, Smokehouse, Monterey Jack, Garlic and Herb, Colby, Havarti Swiss, Aged Sharp Cheddar and Tomato Basil is back. This week we are sampling Gouda and Pepper Jack.
  5. Barbara Armitage of Tucker's Station Farms 270-250-2979 - Blackberry, Giant Elephant Ears, artisan breads and Carrot Cake.
  6. Sandy Evert of STE Jewelry and Crafts, 270-404-1793 - One of a kind nature inspired jewelry.
  7. Cynthia Hancock of CindyBows - Decorative Hair bows, flower clips headbands and accessories.
  8. 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.
  9. Melinda Vetter of Artisan Bath and Body 270-864-2892 - Come see the expanded selection! New this week natural face moisturizer and ho
  10. Monica Thomas and Sandy Futch of Sinderella Sisters 270-932-6498 - - Unique handcrafted Jewelry including Steam Punk and Hardware, Honeysuckle Hanging Baskets. Louisiana Cypress Bird Feeders, Walking Sticks from the Falls of the Ohio, Original Art and more.
  11. Dale Whittingham of Dales Miniatures 270-378-4859 - Hand crafted miniature barns, houses, historical buildings. Special orders taken to reproduce your home.
Celebrate the beginning of summer with a visit to The Farmer's Market on the Square! We are proud to bring you only the best Kentucky farmers, gardeners, crafters, artisans and musicians have to offer.

For more information on how to be a part of this exciting new market contact Barbara Armitage at 270-250-2979. The Farmer's Market is open Saturday 8am-12noon CT. We're on the way to everywhere - stop by and visit with us soon. - Barbara Armitage


2013-06-21 09:56:51 | Comments | Printable version

Black Bassett, Miniature Golden Retriever dogs missing from Nell

Todd Robertson writes:
Ed, We are missing our dogs in the Nell community. One is a black Bassett that answers to Baxter. He has a red collar with a black sensor on it. The other is a female that looks like a miniature golden retriever and answers to Daisy. If anyone has seen them please contact me at 270-634-4659. --Todd Robertson


2013-06-21 07:57:19 | Comments | Printable version

(Ad) Farm Fresh Produce at The Farmers Market, June 21, 2013

The Farmer's Market at the Adair Extension Office, 409 Fairground Street, Columbia, KY is open this Friday morning, June 21, 2012, from 6am-10amCT. At 6amCT, the vendors and their products are:
  • Margie Rooks, Sano KY: Green Onions, Cabbage, Rhubarb, Eggplant, Red Potatoes, Zucchini, Yellow Squash, and Cucumbers.
  • Holly Kerns, Sano, KY New Potatoes. Zucchini. Yellow Squash. Cucumbers. Cabbage. Green Onions. Sweet Potato Plants. Tomato Plants.
The Adair County Farmers Market proudly accepts Senior and WIC vouchers. For more information, contact the Adair County Extension Service at 270-384-2317. - Nick Roy, Adair County Extension Agent for Agriculture and Natural Resources


2013-06-21 06:01:17 | Comments | Printable version

Fog is a Factor on morning commute

Larry Smith reminded commuters between Campbellsville and Columbia, that fog is a factor early this morning. "There's thick fog in Taylor County, and patchy fog in Adair County on this first day of summer." His first show of the day is on now at WAVE 92.7 FM. The report came at 5:07amCT, Friday, June 21, 2013.

2013-06-21 05:09:04 | Comments | Printable version

U.S. Census: Back to School Facts

The countdown for students to return to classes in the Adair County School District is 54 Days, First day for K-12 students is Wednesday, August 14, 2013. Here's a number of interesting facts about Back to School in America from the U.S. Census Bureau. The most significant one is the last one: Rewards of Staying in School. $81,761 That's the average earnings of full-time, year-round workers 18 and older with an advanced degree (bachelor's degree or higher) in 2011. That's reason enough to use the remaining 54 days to be ready for school. - CM.
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From U.S. Census Bureau

Back to School: 2013-2014

By August, summertime will be winding down and vacations will be coming to an end, signaling that back-to-school time is near. It's a time that many children eagerly anticipate - catching up with old friends and making new ones, and settling into a new daily routine. Parents and children alike scan the media looking for sales to shop for a multitude of school supplies and the latest clothing fads and essentials. This edition of Facts for Features highlights the many statistics associated with the return to classrooms by our nation's students and teachers.

Back-to-School Shopping

$8.5 billion
The amount of money spent at family clothing stores in August 2012. Sales at bookstores in August 2012 totaled $2.0 billion. Source: U.S. Census Bureau, Monthly Retail Trade and Food Services


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2013-06-21 02:58:28 | Comments | Printable version | See topic Education

Kentucky Afield Outdoors: Be careful around least tern nests

See Also: Least Tern/at All About Birds for photo(s), taxonomy, range map, and more

From Kentucky Fish & Wildlife

Frankfort, KY. - When the Mississippi and lower Ohio rivers drop to their normal summer pool at this time of year, the Endangered least tern shows up to nest on the exposed sand islands. Human disturbance can impact this nesting.

"Least terns are the only endangered species that nests in Kentucky," said John Brunjes, migratory bird biologist for the Kentucky Department of Fish and Wildlife Resources. "They nest on isolated sandbars that are protected from predators and human disturbance."


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2013-06-21 01:57:24 | Comments | Printable version | See topic Birds of Kentucky

Today, FRIDAY with CM, June 21, 2013

Haiku by Robert Stone for June 21, 2013:
Cannot see the use
in loving what will be lost
but cannot not love.
--Robert Stone, Friday, 21 June 2013.
-1000 haiku countdown to Chambers Stevens' 50th birthday, Day 647, in progress

Quick links to Favorite CM Columns
Mostly from Sunday with CM, June 6, 2013 and a few others from the past week
Congratulations to the ACHS Class of 2013
Click for photos and bios for all the students graduating in 2013.
Click on individual letter below for students whose last name begins with that letter
A | B | C | D | E | F | G | H | I | J | K | L | M | N | O | P | Q | R | S | T | U | V | W | X | Y | Z


2013-06-21 01:46:47 | Comments | Printable version | See topic Today


Birthdays and Anniversaries for June 21
Happy Anniversary, Dennis & Debbie Selby | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Anniversary, Jerry and Denise Adamson | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Bobbie Jo Russell (1981) | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Callie Morrison | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Emily Jo Baker-King (1995) | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Joey Dale Bennett | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Lane Burkhardt (June 21, 2000) | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Roger McCarol (1966) | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Sara Rowe | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Stephen L. Bishop (1982) | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Timothy Griffen Hardwick (June 21, 2009) | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy birthday, Tojo Phillips | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Harvey Miracle Bartle Liberty, KY (1925) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Sharon Scott Carter, Celina, TN, formerly of Cumberland Co., KY (1957) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Mrs. Zelma Davis Gardner, Green Co., KY (1923-2011) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Mrs. Rebecca Jo (Becky) Ponder, Greensburg, KY, (1956) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Bro. Raymond (Greasy) Simpson, Green Co., KY (1951) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Terry Harvey, 69, Cumberland Co. native (1943) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Betty (Boo) Overstreet, Casey Co., KY (1934) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Ruth Payne Munson, Casey County, KY (1927) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Alvin Wayne Burton, 41, Indianapolis, IN, (1971) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Danny C. Allen, Cumberland Co., KY (1964-2013) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Roger Lawrence Thomas, Russell County, KY(1949-2014) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Philip L. Snow, Russell Co., KY (1940-2014) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Stephen Green, Bradfordsville, KY (1970-2014) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Billy Joe McClister (1977) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Linda Neagle Janes (1950-1983) | (Updates/Corrections)

Events scheduled for Friday, June 21, 2013
All events are listed in Central Time. Submit your upcoming event using our Contact Form.
MidnightCTSummer is Here!
at 5:04am Universal Time. 1:04CT. Northern Solstice Source: Wikipedia: Summer Solstice | (ID:23022, Comment)
6:00amCTAdair County Farmers Market open, 6am-10amCT. (Today's Vendors, Products
Adair Extension Office, 409 Fairground Street, Columbia, KY Recurring Events
| (ID:22899, Comment)
(Ad) The Farmer's Market on the Square, 424 Public Square, Columbia, KY Set up underway.
| (ID:23023, Comment)
Adair County Farmers Market open, 6am-10amCT. (Today's Vendors, Products
Adair Extension Office, 409 Fairground Street, Columbia, KY Recurring Events
| (ID:23024, Comment)
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: One (1) Court Event(s) Circuit Court. No (0) Court Event(s) District Court.
Casey County Judicial Center, 231 Courthouse Square, Liberty, KY. No (0) Court Event(s) Circuit Court. No (0) Court Event(s) District Court.
Cumberland County, Justice Center, 112 Courthouse Square, Burkesville, KY. No (0) Court Event(s) Circuit Court. No (0) Event(s) District Court.
Green County Judicial Center, 200 W. Court Street, Greensburg, KY. No (0) Court Event(s) Circuit Court. One (1) Court Event(s) District Court.
Metcalfe County, Judicial Center, 201 E. Stockton Street, Edmonton, KY. No (0) Court Event(s) Circuit Court. No (0) Court Event(s) cases District Court.
Russell County. Judicial Center, 410 Monument Square, Jamestown, KY. No (0) Court Event(s) Circuit Court. Twenty-seven (27) Court Event(s) District Court.
Taylor County, Justice Center, 300 E. Main Street, Campbellsville, KY. No (0) Court Event(s) Circuit Court. One (1) Court Event(s) District Court.
Not an official docket. For official court information, check with circuit court clerk in your county. | (ID:23020, Comment)
11:00amCTServices, Columbia, KY, for Bro. Sam Burris, Adair Co., KY (1950-2013) | (ID:23004, Comment)
NoonCTChimes at noon. Downtown Columbia, KY. Two Selections. | (ID:22692, Comment)
1:00pmCTServices, Jamestown, KY, for Irene Rogers, 91, Russell County, KY (1922-2013) | (ID:23006, Comment)
5:00pmCTChimes in the evening. Downtown Columbia, KY. Two Selections. | (ID:22724, Comment)
ADAIR COUNTY BAND BINGO - at Adair Band Bingo Building - Doors Open 5pmCT - Close 10pmCT
Bingo is each Tuesday and Friday. Open 5pm-10pmCT/6pm/11pmET, in the Adair Band Bingo Building, 50 Shady Lane (Bing Map/Direction from Anywhere) Columbia, KY. License # ORG0002285. Five Regular Games, Pull Tabs, and Much More. Concessions available at all sessions. (Sponsored) | (ID:22744, Comment)
6:00pmCTVacation Bible School, 6pm-8pmCT, June 17-21, 2013
at Sparksville Baptist Church, 9401 Sparksville Road, Columbia, KY | (ID:22893, Comment)
6:30pmCTVacation Bible School, 6:30pm-8pmCT Mon.-Fri., June 17-21, 2013
at Purdy Separate Baptist Church, 8004 Liberty Road, Columbia, KY | (ID:22973, Comment)
7:00pmCTRobin Hawdon's Perfect Wedding, Directed by Robert Brock
TheatreFest! Summer Series. (Full TheatreFest Schedule/Story/by Duane Bonifer)
Performance in V.P. Henry Auditorium, 210 Lindsey Wilson Street, Columbia, KY (Sponsored) | (ID:22904, Comment)

 






















 
 
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