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CACEDA to hear Neal Gold of Westlake Regional Hospital

The Columbia-Adair County Economic Development Authority, Inc. will meet at 8amCT, Tuesday, July 16, 2013, at the Chamber of Commerce Board Room, 201 Burkesville Street, Columbia, KY.

The agenda is as follows:

Presiding - Jim Hadley, Chairman
  • Welcome & Call to Order
  • Determination of a Quorum
  • Guest Speaker: Neal Gold, Westlake Regional Hospital
  • Business:
    • Approval of minutes as presented - Doug McCammish, Secretary
    • Other business or comments
  • Adjourn
The meeting is open to the public, Sue C. Stivers, Executive Director.


2013-07-14 07:18:18 | Comments | Printable version


Carol Perkins: The Fourth of July

On the rainiest Independence Day, Our heroine made a none-too-satisfying trip - for her grandson Joseph and herself - to see Despicable Me 2 in 3D. That came with its own perils, but the subsequent grand moments with the 7 year old provided more adventures right up to a soft landing at home. 'Fishless and wet to the bone, we went back home, watched a movie, and listened to Fluffy bark at the neighborhood fireworks,' for the satisfying ending.
The next earlier Carol Perkins column: Carol Perkins: Paula Deen

As a Fourth of July goes, this one was a wet-really wet. I don't remember having as much rain as we did last week. I felt sorry for those who had planned family picnics or outings at the lake. It was not a good time for either.


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2013-07-14 05:02:25 | Comments | Printable version | See topic Carol Perkins

Rides: Marvin Gentry's 1976 Dodge Charger

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By Ed Waggener

Sometimes, actually most of the time, visits to Downtown Columbia on "regular" days finds a previously unannounced vignette, a short skit, a mini-show or a brief encounter with someone you know from the recent or distant paste which, in itself, makes the whole trip worth the effort.

A pleasant after breakfast entertainment on a recent Sunday morning was a visit with one of Adair County's great entrepreneurs, Marvin Gentry the auto parts rebuilder and now, the owner of M.G. Transportation, a trucking company operating from Ella, with routes from Florida to Pennsylvania to Arizona.


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2013-07-14 03:33:14 | Comments | Printable version

Chuck Hinman: IJMA. Hogshooter, USA

Chuck Hinman: Hogshooter, USA. Who would have dreamed that Chuck Hinman - this transplanted farm boy from tiny Liberty Nebraska - would have found and chosen this area to share his adult life. It was a perfect fit.
Next earlier Chuck Hinman column - Chuck Hinman, Fisherman

By Chuck Hinman

Hogshooter, USA

Every year in June a large bunch of bicyclists (around 300) make a week's journey across Oklahoma from south to North (a different route each year) and not much of it on freeways. Most is on the back roads. Next Thursday our rural church is a rest stop for "Free Wheel 2003."


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2013-07-14 02:54:34 | Comments | Printable version | See topic Chuck Hinman - Reminiscences

Tom Chaney: Prey Tale Us

Of Writers And Their Books: Prey Tale Us. Tom say that Sandford creates his characters with a clear feeling for truth, having studied the human race and serving up believable evil. This column first appeared 13 July 2008.
The next earlier Tom Chaney column: The Elephant in the Room

By Tom Chaney

Prey Tale Us

In 1989 John Sandford began his "Prey" series of crime thrillers with his Minneapolis detective-hero Lucas Davenport in Rules of Prey. Number eighteen in the series, Phantom Prey [Putnam, 2008], has just been published.


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2013-07-14 02:24:43 | Comments | Printable version | See topic Tom Chaney: Of Writers and Their Books

Mrs. Velma Wallace Blaydes, Metcalfe Co., KY (1926-2013)

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Mrs. Velma Wallace Blaydes, age 86, of Metcalfe County, passed away Friday at the Metcalfe Health Care Center in Edmonton, KY.

The funeral services for Mrs. Velma Wallace Blaydes will be conducted at 1pmCT/2pmET, Monday, July 15, 2013, at the Cowherd & Parrott Funeral Home, 206 S Main Street, Greensburg, KY, with burial in the Maple Hill Cemetery. Visitation will be 2:30pm-8pmCT/3:30pm-9pmET, Sunday, July 14, 2013, and after 7amCT/8amET, Monday at the Cowherd & Parrott Funeral Home.


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2013-07-14 02:15:34 | Comments | Printable version | See topic Obituaries

Today, SUNDAY with CM, July 14, 2013

Haiku by Robert Stone for July 14, 2013:
Same words used of self
when others speak them become
stinging criticisms.
--Robert Stone, Sunday, 14 July 2013.
-1000 haiku countdown to Chambers Stevens' 50th birthday, Day 670, in progress

Quick links to Favorite CM Columns
Mostly from Sunday with CM, July 14, 2013 and a few others from the past week


2013-07-14 02:04:08 | Comments | Printable version | See topic Today

One of Best Vacations ever: Houseboating on Green River Lake

Marian Grant highly recommends a week on the water in Holmes Bend Houseboat. 'You will not find a better place or people! I think we just forget what we have at our fingertips sometime,' She writes.

By Marian Grant

I just wanted to remind all of those like myself who are fortunate to live in such a wonderful area.

Usually when I think about a vacation I always think about going to the beach, but this year things were a little different.


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2013-07-14 01:31:46 | Comments | Printable version


Birthdays and Anniversaries for July 14
Happy Anniversary, Chasity and Jamie Yarberry (2001) | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Anniversary, Daryl and Candi Flatt | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Anniversary, Don and Carol Burton | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Anniversary, P. J. and Andrea Burris (2001) | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Anniversary, Ricky and Diane Gaskin, (1990) | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Anniversary, Ryan and Trista Moss | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Bob Higgins | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Brandon Wright | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Briley Aaron Cox (2002) | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Chase Allen Hutcheson (2011) | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Elizabeth McGaha | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Jacob Tyler Scott (2009) | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Jadie Elizabeth Smith (2002) | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Jason Rector (1980) | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Jayden Chass Isabelle | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Kaylee Brooke Sneed (2009) | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Margaret Wright | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Pam Montgomery | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy birthday, Reese Bardin (2009) | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Sheena Kelsay | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Sias Grant | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Timothy Franklin (2004) | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birtrhday, Gary Spoon | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Laura Farmer, 88, Casey Co., KY native (1924-2013) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Randall "Buck" Melton, Cumberland Co., KY (1939-2010) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Garland Brinkley Russell, Green Co., KY (1942) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, David Adams, Taylor Co., KY (1939) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Ollie Moore, Edmonton, KY (1921) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, James Michael O'Banion, Taylor Co., KY (1953) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Decatur Owens, Russell County, KY (1934) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Mrs. Gloria Jean Milby, Green County, KY (1940-2013) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Rosa Lee Combs Wright Johnson, Green County, KY (1920-2014) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Silas Grant | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Young Loy (1931) | (Updates/Corrections)

Events scheduled for Sunday, July 14, 2013
All events are listed in Central Time. Submit your upcoming event using our Contact Form.
6:00amCTTime to check Directory of Churches for Sunday morning & evening worship service schedules. | (ID:23182, Comment)
10:00amCTRescheduled. See VBS at Saloma Baptist Church delayed until October 11-12, 2013
Vacation Bible School at Saloma Baptist Church, July 10-14
at Saloma Baptist Church, 1505 West Saloma Road, Campbellsville, KY | (ID:23107, Comment)
11:00amCTSpecial testimony service with guest speakers Eddie Thomas and Eric Kazsuk
at Coffey's Chapel UMC, 3991 S Highway 76, Eli, Russell County, KY | (ID:23315, Comment)
NoonCTChimes at noon. Downtown Columbia, KY. Two Selections. | (ID:23126, Comment)
1:00pmCTServices, Campbellsville, KY, for April Rae (Gupton) Miles, Taylor Co., KY (1973-2013) | (ID:23402, Comment)
2:00pmCTServices, Columbia, KY, for Maxine Cowan, Adair Co., KY (1938-2013) | (ID:23420, Comment)
4:00pmCTMetcalfe natives Torrie Osbon, Dr. Tim England guests on Carol & Susan Unscripted
4pm-6pmCT, Carol Perkins & Susan Chambers, The Hoss, 99.1 FM, Edmonton, KY | (ID:23371, Comment)
5:00pmCTChimes for the Evening. Downtown Columbia, KY. Two Selections. | (ID:23159, Comment)
6:00pmCTHeaven Bound Knifley Chapel Brethren in Christ Church /Adair County Sunday Night Singing
at Knifley Chapel Brethren In Christ Church, 6029 Elkhorn Road, Knifley KY | (ID:23100, Comment)
Vacation Bible School July 7, 14, 21, & 28 at 6pmCT
at Gradyville Baptist Church, 159 Old Gradyville Road, Gradyville, KY | (ID:23303, Comment)
The Blakeys at Kellyville, KY / Adair County Sunday Night Singing
at Kelleyville Community Church, 77 Kellyville Road, Columbia, KY | (ID:23396, Comment)
VBS 6pm-8pmCT, Sun.-Wed. July 14-17, 2013 Supper 5:30pmCT.
at Trinity United Methodist Church, 2418 Campbellsville Road, Columbia, KY | (ID:23404, Comment)
6:30pmCTFriends In Jesus will sing songs of the faith/Adair Co. Sunday night singing
at Egypt Christian Church, 4855 Knifley Road, Columbia, KY | (ID:23316, Comment)
7:00pmCTMark Twain 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:23036, Comment)

 




















 
 
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