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James (Jimmie) Dotson, Taylor Co., KY (1940-2013)

He was a native of Taylor County, KY, with deep family ties in Taylor, Adair, Green, Russell Counties, KY, and elsewhere

Services for Jimmie Dotson will be conducted at 12pm noon CT/1pmET, Tuesday, June 25, 2013 at Lyon-DeWitt Funeral Home, 503 E Main Street, Campbellsville, KY, with burial to follow in the Zion Separate Baptist Church Cemetery. The family requests visitation after 9amCT/10amET, Tuesday, June 25th in chapel of Lyon-DeWitt Funeral Home.


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2013-06-24 20:30:35 | Comments | Printable version | See topic Obituaries

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Columbia man injured in motorcycle collision



2013-06-24 - Columbia, KY - Photo by Ofc. Josh Brockman, CPD photo.
A Columbia man was injured in a motorcycle collision
Sunday afternoon, June 23, 2013, in the limits of Columbia. The collision occurred when 63 year Jimmy Hughes of Columbia was operating a 1991 Suzuki motorcycle travelling east on Lancaster street and lost control, causing him to leave the right shoulder of the roadway, striking a parked vehicle in a private drive. - Ofc. Josh Brockman

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Columbia man injured in motorcycle collision

By Ofc. Josh Brockman, Public Affairs Officer
Columbia Police Department, Chief Jason Cross

A Columbia man was injured in a motorcycle collision Sunday afternoon, June 23, 2013, in the limits of Columbia.

The collision occurred when 63 year Jimmy Hughes of Columbia was operating a 1991 Suzuki motorcycle travelling east on Lancaster street and lost control, causing him to leave the right shoulder of the roadway, striking a parked vehicle in a private drive.

Hughes was treated for leg injuries at the scene by Adair County EMS and transported to Taylor County Regional Hospital, Campbellsville, KY, from the scene for further treatment. Columbia Police Department Ofc. Josh Brockman is investigating. Ofc. Josh Brockman


2013-06-24 19:32:36 | Comments | Printable version | See topic Kentucky State Police

Laura Farmer, 88, Casey Co., KY native (1924-2013)

She was a native of Casey County, KY, and a resident of Ohio at the time of her death. She leaves 18 direct and two step living descendants

Laura Farmer, age 88, of West Union, OH passed away on Saturday June 22, 2013, at Adams Co. Manor. Graveside services will be held 11pmCT/12pm noon ET, Tuesday June 25, 2013 at Glenwood Cemetery, with Rev. Jimmy Brown officiating. Burial will be in the Glenwood Cemetery.


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Governor Beshear orders flags to half-staff on June 25, 2013

By Kerri Richardson & Terry Sebastian
News from Gov. Steve Beshear's Communications Office

FRANKFORT, KY - Gov. Steve Beshear has directed that flags at all state office buildings be lowered to half-staff on Tuesday, June 25, 2013, in honor of a Fort Campbell soldier who died while supporting Operation Enduring Freedom.


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Adair Co. Hospital District trustees meet June 25, 2013 at 6:30pmCT

The Adair County Hospital District Board of Trustees meets Tuesday, June 25, 2013, at 6:30pmCT, at the Westlake Regional Hospital Cafeteria in Westlake Regional Hospital, 901 Westlake Drive, Columbia, KY.
AGENDA
  1. Call to Order: Craig Pyles, Chairman
  2. Approval of Minutes: May 28, 2013
  3. Recommendations from the Medical Staff: - a. Credentialing
    - b. Approval of Infection Prevention Plan
    - c. Approval of 2013 Infection Control Risk Assessment.
  4. Gidgett Warren: Nursing Update
  5. CFO Report: David Hayes
    - a. Approval of Bad Debts
  6. Administrative Report: Neal Gold, Vice-Chairman
  7. Executive Session: KRS Executive Session: KRS 61.810(1)(c) Discussions of proposed or pending litigation against or on behalf of the public agency.
  8. Adjourn

  9. ADAIR COUNTY HOSPITAL BOARD OF TRUSTEES, governing body for Westlake Regional Hospital, Columbia, KY meets at 6:30pmCT each last Tuesday of each month, at the Westlake Regional Hospital Conference Room, 901 Westlake Drive, Columbia, KY. Craig Pyles, Chairman; Neal Gold, Vice Chairman; Richard Grant, Secretary; Bruce White, Treasurer; Brad Keltner, Trustee. Neal Gold, Administrative Liason for the Board in lieu Administrator. Cheryl Wall, Administrative Assistant. Phone 270-384-4753. Ext. 0 for operator


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AC Primary Center Site Based Council meets Tues., July 2, 2013

The Adair County Primary Center Site-Based Council will meet in a special-called meeting on Tuesday, July 2, 2013, at 3pmCT, at Col. Wm. Casey Elementary School, 220 Gen. John Adair Drive, Columbia, KY. The agenda for the meeting is discussion of personnel. The meeting is open to the public with the exception of executive sessions for personnel discussion.

Members of the newly elected (and first ever) Adair County Primary Center Site-Based Council are: Patty Jones, Principal/Chairperson; Pam Geisselhardt, Teacher; Darlene Campbell, Teacher; Sarah Burton, Teacher; Pam Cundiff, Parent; Ashley Curry, Parent. - Patty Jones, Principal, Adair County Primary Center, 158 Col. Casey Drive, Columbia, KY 42728. Phone 270-384-3367


2013-06-24 16:25:39 | Comments | Printable version | See topic Education

Kim Jolly, Edmonton, KY (1969-2013)

She was a member of the House of Prayer Church where she was actively involved with the youth program as a Sunday School teacher and played the organ. She loved her church and her heritage and inspired so many during her illness. She will be greatly missed by all that knew her.

Kim Jolly, 43, of Edmonton, KY, passed away peacefully, surrounded by her family, on June 23, 2013, at TJ Samson Community Hospital after a long, brave battle with cancer.

Funeral services will be Wednesday, June 26, 2013, at 1pmCT, at the House of Prayer Church, 511 Randolph Road, Edmonton, KY, with burial in the church cemetery. Visitation will be at the church beginning on Tuesday, June 25, 2013, at 3pmCT, and after 9amCT, till service time on Wednesday.


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2013-06-24 13:26:21 | Comments | Printable version | See topic Obituaries

Adair Co. School Bd., June 25, 2013, Special Reg. Board Meeting

BOARD AGENDA

12pm noon CT, June 25, 2013, Special Regular Board Meeting
Adair County Board Conference Room, 1204 Greensburg Street, Columbia, KY


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City Council Special Called Meeting, June 25, 2013

AGENDA

The City Council of Columbia, KY will hold a Special Called Meeting, at 5pmCT, Tuesday, June 25, 2013 at in City Hall, 116 Campbellsville Street, Columbia, KY.

Roll Call
______Craig Dean ______Linda Waggener______Robert Flowers

______Dr. Ronald P. Rogers ______Charles Grimsley ______June Parson
The following items will be considered:
  1. 2nd reading Ordinance 610.71 - An ordinance amending Ordinance No. 610.59 Residential & Commercial Gas Tap Fees, Non Payment Reconnection Fee, Return Check Fee Amending Ordinance No. 610.67 Minimum Gas Bill, Commercial Meter Deposits
  2. 2nd reading Ordinance 610.72 - < An Ordinance Amending Ordinance 610.26 Requiring any Person to Call 811 or the City Gas Department Before they Dig or Excavate
  3. 2nd reading Ordinance 610.73 - < An Ordinance Amending Ordinance No. 610.25 Establishing Rules & Regulations Governing the Operation of the City Owned Natural Gas System & the Installation of Equipment for the Use of Natural Gas Supplied by the City of Columbia, Kentucky
  4. 2nd reading Ordinance 220.158 -
  5. Motion to adjourn
Sonya Biggs, City Clerk/Treasurer, City of Columbia, KY. Phone 270-384-2501
The Columbia City Council holds its regular monthly meeting each first Monday at 6:00pmCT in City Hall, 116 Campbellsville ST, Columbia, KY. The meetings are open to the public. Mayor Mark D. Harris.. Councillors Craig Dean, Linda Waggener, Robert Flowers, June Parson, Dr. Ronald P. Rogers, and Charles Grimsley. City Clerk Sonya Biggs. City Attorney Marshall Loy. City Police Chief Jason Cross. City Gas Superintendent Ron Cook. City Sanitation Department Superintendent O.D. Frazier. City Recycling Department Superintendent, Ken Dulin. City Street Department Superintendent Donnie Rowe. City Events Planner Rhonda Loy.


2013-06-24 10:47:10 | Comments | Printable version

Campbellsville Police arrest man in marijuana case

By Anne Sanders for Campbellsville, KY Police Department
100 Terri Street, Campbellsville, KY

On Sunday, June 23, 2013 the Campbellsville Police Department along with the Kentucky State Police Special Operations served a search warrant on the residence of Dewayne "Blue" Smith located at 111 Baptist Street in Campbellsville, KY.


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2013-06-24 10:25:20 | Comments | Printable version | See topic Kentucky State Police

Community Soup Kitchen, Russell Heights Baptist, June 29, 2013

Russell Heights Baptist Church, 19 North Bramblett Street (Google Map), Columbia, KY, will be having a community soup kitchen, 11am-12pm noon CT, Saturday, June 29, 2013. Everyone welcome. Sponsored by the Men's Sunday School Class. - Pastor Bro. Darrell Treece

2013-06-24 10:07:02 | Comments | Printable version

Adair County Fire Department dues payable for 2013-2014

Dues are still the same. One fire call $500, would be 20 times as much as dues!

By Donald Hare, Public Affairs Officer
Adair County Fire Department

The Adair County Fire Department is now taking fire dues for 2013-2014, Dues are 25.00 per deed. Non-Member calls are 500.00. Dues are payable:
  • At The Fire Department, 200 Merchant Street (Google MAP), Columbia, KY, drop box.
  • At Flowers and Things, 310 Campbellsville Street (Google Map), Columbia, KY
  • Or Mail to: Adair County Fire Department, PO Box 96, Columbia, KY,
  • Or, Use our Paypal link on Columbia Magazine.com: We are accepting payments for your convenience via PAYPAL
    Number of Deeds
    Location of Property
  • Or pay any fireman who is member of Adair County Fire Department.
Donald Hare, Public Affairs Officer


2013-06-24 09:42:07 | Comments | Printable version

Gospel Sounds at Tabor Church, Sun. June 30, 2013

Adair County Sunday Night Singing

The Gospel Sounds will be in concert at Tabor Community Church, 1477 Fairplay Road, Columbia KY, on Sunday night June 30,2013 at 6pmCT. Pastor Ralph Hadley and congregation invite everyone to attend. -Patricia Hadley


2013-06-24 08:52:00 | Comments | Printable version

KY Rights Commission accepts Greensburg, KY agreement

Kristine Galligan v. Hillview Terrace Apartments, in Greensburg, KY
Click on headline for complete details of this and other cases decided

By Victoria Stephens

The Kentucky Commission on Human Rights Board of Commissioners met on Thursday, June 20, 2013, at Louisville headquarters to rule on discrimination complaints for the Commonwealth of Kentucky.

The commission ruled to accept five conciliation agreements, accept four case withdrawals that give the complainants the right to file private suits, accept four case withdrawals that were resolved with private settlements, dismiss 18 complaints with findings of no probable cause to evidence that discrimination occurred, and accept four successful mediations with private terms that resulted from meetings between the complainants and respondents under the guidance of a commission attorney.

Conciliation agreements are similar to settlements and are negotiated by commission investigative and legal staff. The agreements resolve the discrimination complaints. The following is the summary of the conciliation agreement accepted at the meeting:


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A Walk in the Holler: Simple moments are the best

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By Shamarie Claiborne

A walk in the holler filled the afternoon with sunshine (which provided some much needed Vitamin D) and beauty (which without a dought in connection with the exercise lowered my blood pressure). The great part of the afternoon was the fact that I remembered -- simple moments are without question the best.


2013-06-24 06:13:06 | Comments | Printable version

Richard Duncan is next guest on Carol and Susan-Unscripted

Carol Perkins and Susan Chambers, along with special guest Richard Duncan, will talk about the early days of basketball at Edmonton High School, teams the Hornets played in broken down gyms, and other memories of the early 50's in Edmonton, KY, on Carol and Susan-Unscripted on 99.1 the Hoss. Their radio show can be heard twice weekly on Tuesday mornings from 10am-12pmCT and on Sunday afternoon from 4pm-6pmCT. Contact Carol at cperkins@scrtc.com . Carol Perkins is a regular Sunday with CM columnist, on ColumbiaMagazine.com. Her latest column: Carol Perkins: Summer means baseball and softball in our area

2013-06-24 05:52:33 | Comments | Printable version

Larry Smith: The morning commute is bright and clear

Larry Smith, 92.7 The Wave, called as he rolled into the radio studios on Russsell Road - just before making his daily check in call with his mother -with a report that the morning commute at 5amCT was bright and clear, but urges extra caution as traffic intensifies between now and 8amCT.

2013-06-24 05:09:25 | Comments | Printable version

Bloomington Chapel VBS is 6:30CT - 8pmCT June 24-27, 2013

Bloomington Chapel Church, 55 Bloomington Church Road, Columbia, KY, will be having Vacation Bible School, June 24-27, 2013, from 6:30CT - 8pmCT nightly. Contact: 270-384-1662. Thanks - Tony Streeval

2013-06-24 02:13:05 | Comments | Printable version

Feese Family to sing at Plum Point; potlock meal follows

7, 8, 10 Feese Family will be singing at Plum Point Baptist Church, 6107 Knifley Road, Columbia, KY, on Sunday, June 30, 2013, at 10:30amCT/11:30amET. A potluck meal will follow the singing. Everyone is invited to attend. Plum Point Baptist Church is located at the 6 mile marker on KY 551. - Tonya Feese

2013-06-24 01:57:33 | Comments | Printable version

Today, MONDAY with CM, June 24, 2013

Haiku by Robert Stone for June 24, 2013:
If one wants response,
silence is aggravating
when unexpected.
--Robert Stone, Monday, 24 June 2013.
-1000 haiku countdown to Chambers Stevens' 50th birthday, Day 650, 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


2013-06-24 01:43:52 | Comments | Printable version | See topic Today


Birthdays and Anniversaries for June 24
Happy Anniversary, John and Karen Partin | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Anniversary, Paul and Kelly Holland (2008) | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Alisha Corbin (1985) | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Anthony Blankenship | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Bill Sexton | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Brayden Dial (2003) | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Carmen Malone, | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, CJ Hadley (1983) | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Dianne Loy | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Gerald Wisnar | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Kermit Taylor | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Mallory Grace Ferguson | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Melinda Quinn | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Thelma Edder Cook (1910) | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Von Flatt Price (1946) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday Eloise White Wise, Taylor Co., KY (1918) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, James I. Davis, 82, Taylor Co, KY (1927) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Roberta Sharpe, Casey Co., KY (1929) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Ronald McKamey Clements, Casey Co., KY (1934) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Dr. Forest F. Shely, Taylor Co., KY (1924) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, James Albert "Boots" Mattingly, Taylor Co., KY (1927) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Larry Alexander, Adair Co., KY (1943 | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Lucy Glidewell, Burkesville, KY (1923) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Willie R. Helm, Adair Co., KY (1925) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Woody Powell, Russell Springs, KY (1949) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Jeanette (Tootsie) Rafferty, Taylor County, KY (1934) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Edna Mae Page, Taylor Co., KY, Green Co., KY native (1928) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, ?Mr. Charles M. Acree, Cumberland Co., KY (1940) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Sue McClister Conover, Adair Co., KY (1935) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Reverend Terence Eugene Kelsay, 81, Adair County, KY (1932-2013) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Waldo Owens, (June 24, 1933 - July 1, 2010) | (Updates/Corrections)

Events scheduled for Monday, June 24, 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 Event(s) Circuit Court. Eighty-seven (87) Court Event(s) District Court.
Casey County Judicial Center, 231 Courthouse Square, Liberty, KY. Fifty-four (54) 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. Seventy (70) Court Event(s) District Court.
Metcalfe County, Judicial Center, 201 E. Stockton Street, Edmonton, KY. One (1) Court Event(s) Circuit Court. No (0) Court Event(s) cases District Court.
Russell County. Judicial Center, 410 Monument Square, Jamestown, KY. One (1) Court Event(s) Circuit Court. No (0) Court Event(s) District Court.
Taylor County, Justice Center, 300 E. Main Street, Campbellsville, KY. One (1) Court Event(s) Circuit Court. One hundred sixteen (116) Court Event(s) District Court.
Not an official docket. For official court information, check with circuit court clerk in your county. | (ID:23057, Comment)
10:00amCTServices, Campbellsville, KY, for Lavern Stone, Taylor Co., KY (1922-2013) | (ID:23007, Comment)
NoonCTChimes at noon. Downtown Columbia, KY. Two Selections. | (ID:22695, Comment)
Columbia Rotary Club regular luncheon meeting 1st & 4th Mondays (Recurring Event)
Roberta D. Cranmer Dining Center, 430 Helen Flatt Drive, Columbia, KY | (ID:22779, Comment)
Services, Campbellsville, KY, for James Wade Roberts, Taylor County, KY (1926-2013) | (ID:23045, Comment)
Adair Co. School Bd., June 25, 2013, Special Reg. Board Meeting (BOARD AGENDA) Adair County Board Conference Room, 1204 Greensburg Street, Columbia, KY | (ID:23063, Comment)
1:00pmCTCruise in, 1pm-4pmCT, centered on 500 Public Square, Downtown Columbia, KY | (ID:22980, Comment)
Funeral services, Burkesville, KY, for Mr. Keith Allen Gwinn, 74, , Cumberland Co., KY (d. June 21, 2013) | (ID:23041, Comment)
Services, Burkesville, KY, for Larry Ballard, Cumberland Co., KY (1960-2013) | (ID:23043, Comment)
5:00pmCTChimes in the evening. Downtown Columbia, KY. Two Selections. | (ID:22727, Comment)
5:30pmCTVacation Bible School, "Kingdom Rock", 5:30pm-7:30pmCT, June 24-29, 2013
Cane Valley Baptist Church, 3145 Cane Valley Road, Columbia, KY | (ID:22955, Comment)
6:00pmCTPlum Point Baptist Vacation Bible School, 6pm-8:30pmCT, June 24-28, 2013
Plum Point Baptist Church, 6107 Knifley Road, Columbia, KY. | (ID:22842, Comment)
6:30pmCTBloomington Chapel VBS nightly 6:30CT - 8pmCT June 24-27, 2013
Bloomington Chapel Church, 55 Bloomington Church Road, Columbia, KY | (ID:23053, Comment)

 






















 
 
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