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Virginia Caulk, Taylor Co., KY (1921-2013)

She was a native of Green County, KY. She was the daughter of the late Ellis Akin and Carrie Bale Akin. She was the widow of Walter "Jiggs" Caulk. Their marriage spanned over 63 years. She leaves four direct living descendants spanning three generations. She professed faith in Christ and was a member of the Good Hope Baptist Church. She was a retired beautician.
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Virginia Caulk, 92 of Elizabethtown, KY formerly of Campbellsville, KY, died at 6pmCT, Sunday, August 11, 2013, in Elizabethtown, KY.

Funeral services will be at 12pmCT/1pmET, Wednesday, August 14, 2013 at the Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home, 418 Lebanon Avenue, Campbellsville, KY, by Dr. Charles Darland and Rev. Scott Wiggins. Burial will be in Campbellsville Memorial Gardens, 3878 Greensburg Road, Campbellsville, KY.


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New staff recognized at Campbellsville University workshop



2013-08-12 - Campbellsville University, Campbellsville, KY - Photo by Joan C. McKinney, CU.
New staff members at Campbellsville University were recognized at the annual staff workshop Friday, August 9, 2013. From left are: Front row - Beth Sprowles, Emily Cantwell, Brooke Gupton, Rebecca Price, Erin Johnson and Tami Dugas. Second row - Lloyd Wilds, Ashley Abner, Lindsey Hammers, Lindsey Hines, Terry Eastridge, Lisa Rosenthal and Lee Miracle. Back row - Steve Pike, Drew Tucker, Brent Vernon, Zach Smith, Paul Harmon and Jeff Garrett. by Joan C. McKinney, Campbellsville University

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Adair Co. Fiscal Court, Agenda, Regular Meeting August 13, 2013



AGENDA Regular Meeting -Adair County Fiscal Court
7pmCT, Tuesday, August 13, 2013
Adair Annex Basement, 424 Public Square, Columbia, KY


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Dr. Calvin Taylor at Columbia SDA Church Aug. 17, 2013

Dr. Calvin Taylor will present a gospel music piano concert on Saturday evening, August 17, 2013, at 6pmCT, at the Seventh-day Adventist Church, 100 SDA Road, Columbia. Program duration is approximately seventy-five minutes. Open to the public. - Kathy Threatt phone 270-213-0410

2013-08-12 14:41:55 | Comments | Printable version

Mae Wilson, Russell Springs, KY (1941-2013)

She was a homemaker and a member of the Clear Springs Baptist Church
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Mae Wilson, 72, J.W. Harris, Russsell Springs, KY, died Sunday, August 11, 2013, at 9:50pmCT, at Lake Cumberland Regional Hospital, Somerset, KY. The funeral service for Mae Wilson will be at 2pmCT, Wednesday, August 14, 2013, at Wilson Funeral Home, 391 E Steve Wariner Drive, Russell Springs, KY, with visitation starting at 10amCT, Wednesday. Burial will be Clear Springs Cemetery, Russell Springs, KY.


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Dr. Spears to receive 2013 Ft. Gay High School, WV, Distinguished Alumni Award

Campbellsville University vice president for graduate and professional studies, Dr. Keith Spears, will be honored with the Distinguished Alumni Award, the Fort Gay, WV, High School, Alumnni Association Banquet at the First Baptist Church, 301 W Pike Street (Google Map), Louisa, KY, Registration at 5pmET with banquet at 6pmET, Friday, August 30, 2013
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By Joan C. McKinney
News from Campbellsville University

CAMPBELLSVILLE, KY - Dr. Keith Spears, Campbellsville University's vice president for graduate and professional studies, will be honored for his career achievements and dedicated public service with the 2013 Distinguished Alumni Award from Fort Gay High School in Fort Gay, WV.


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Deadline, ACHS Class of '78 Reunion Registration: Aug. 19, 2013

Caterer must know count by August 19, 2013. The reunion will be Saturday, August 24, 2013 at 6pmCT at Trinity Fellowship Hall, 2418 Campbellsville Road, Columbia KY.

By Victoria Pike

Those classmates who would like to attend the ACHS Class of 78 Reunion should get their money in this week for our reunion Saturday, August 24, 2013. Money can be sent to Greg Thomas, 2005 Liberty Road, Columbia, KY 42728. Reunion will be held at Trinity Fellowship Hall, 2418 Campbellsville Road, Columbia KY at 6 pmCT on August 24, 2013. Please make checks payable to ACHS Class of 78, $25 per person. The caterer must know a final number by the August 19, 2013. Contact me at 270-384-3348. - Victoria Pike


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ACPL Book Club will discuss work of Taylor Co., KY author

Janna McMahan's Calling Home is selection for "Have You Finished It Yet Book Club," author will Skype with Club at August 15, 2013 meeting

By Ernestine Bennett

"Have You Finished It Yet Book Club?" will meet Thursday, August 15, 2013 at 4:30pmCT,at the Adair County Public Library 307 Greensburg St. Columbia, Kentucky. This months selection is Calling Home, written by Janna McMahan, a native of Taylor County, KY. She is the winner of several awards and her short stories and non-fiction and been published in various journals, magazines, and Knight-Ridder newspapers. We have the privilege this month to Skype with Miss McMahan and ask questions about her book. For more questions call 270-384-2472 and ask for Ernie. Hope to see you here! - Ernestine Bennett


2013-08-12 10:35:43 | Comments | Printable version | See topic Books

Deer management workshops coming start Aug. 20, 2013

At Adair Extension office, along with Adair Sportsman Club and KY Department of Fish & Wildlife

By Nick Roy, Adair Co. Extension Agent

The Adair County Cooperative Extension Service in cooperation with the Adair County Sportsman Club, and KY Department of Fish & Wildlife will be hosting Deer Management workshops on August 20, August 27, and September 3, 2013 at the Adair County Cooperative Extension Service, 409 Fairground Street, Columbia, KY. Each session will begin at 6pmCT.
  • Tuesday, August 20, 2013 - Deer Management & Biology. Food Plots 101
  • Tuesday, August 27, 2013 - Establishing Food Plots. Forest Management. Aging & Scoring Deer
  • Tuesday, September 3, 2013 - - Taxidermy (guest speaker Gerry Wethington). Trail Camera Survey Techniques. Field to Freezer. Private Lands Program/Cooperative Deer Management
The classes are free to anyone who would like to attend. To register, contact the Adair County Extension Office at 270-384-2317. --Nick Roy


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Prayer Walks for Adair County Schools

By Bro Steve Pescosolido
News from the Adair County Ministerial Association

There will be a Prayer Walk at each Adair County school this evening, Monday, August 12, 2013, at 6pmCT, Students, teachers, staff and the community are invited to come out and pray for God's blessings of protection and nurture for the 2013-2014 school year and the school property.

The following pastors will lead the Prayer Walk at each respective facility:
Bro. Barry Bradshaw - Adair County Board of Education, 1204 Greensburg ST, Columbia, KY
Bro. Terry White - Adair County High School, 526 Indian DR, Columbia, KY
Bro. Steve Pescosolido - Adair County Middle School, 322 Gen. John Adair DR, Columbia, KY
Bro. Gerald Reliford - Adair County Elementary School, 870 Indian DR, Columbia, KY
Bro. Joe Payne - Adair County Primary Center, 158 Col. Casey DR, Columbia, KY
These Prayer Walks are sponsored by the Adair County Ministerial Association. --Bro Steve Pescosolido


2013-08-12 08:40:52 | Comments | Printable version

Marion County fatal collision takes life of Finley, KY resident

Driver of 2002 Chevy pickup arrested and charged with DUI 1st aggravated. 40-year old driver of 2012 Polaris Razor ATV transported to Springview and pronounced dead there by the Marion County Coroner. 14-year old passenger on ATV also treated for injuries.

By TFC Billy R. Gregory, Public Affairs Officer
Kentucky State Police Post 15, Columbia, KY

(LEBANON, KY.) - Trooper Logan Richardson is investigating a fatal collision that occurred on Sunday, August 11, 2013 at approximately 7:09pmCT on KY 208. 28-year-old Joseph M. Spaulding of Lebanon was operating a 2002 Chevy Pickup, traveling east on KY 208 when he crossed the centerline and struck a 2012 Polaris Razor ATV. The Razor was operated by 40-year-old William J. Cecil of Finley, KY.<


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The fog in August/Snows next winter update

By Larry Smith

Fog was a factor in the morning commute between Campbellsville and Columbia, between the Big Dawg 99.9 and the WAVE 92.7. There was a heavy dense fog on KY 55 all the way down into Coburg. That brings the total of fogs to 4 and with a Fogs in Augusts/Snows next winter to four. We had heavy thick fogs on August 1 and 2. Again on August 10, 2013; and on today, August 12. - Laro


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Move in Weekend at ACPC for Lift off to Learning, Aug, 14, 2013

Countdown: Just 2 more days until the start of school. This past weekend, Saturday-Sunday, the logistics planned out for military precision, the teacher takeover of the new school began in earnest. Thanks to the all the staff, especially maintenance, and especially the volunteers from the Columbia Christian Church, who came out in the rain, everything is on schedule for the start of school at 7:45amCT, Wednesday, August 14, 2013 - about 25 hours from this posting!
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By Patty Jones, Principal, Adair County Primary Center
Home of the Rockets: ACPC, 158 Col. Casey Drive, Columbia, KY 1
BR> The teachers and staff moved into the new Adair County Primary Center this weekend, Saturday-Sunday, August 10-11, 2013, and continuing.

This place is nothing short of amazing and we are all already in love with the it.


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2013-08-12 06:41:58 | Comments | Printable version

Celebrating Glydus Bailey's 100th Birthday - Aug. 12, 2013

Part of celebration at Bear Wallow UMC is motorcycle ride on last day as 99 year old
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By Jennifer Hardin, Granddaughter of Glydus Bailey

Glydus (A.k.a. "Mamaw") Bailey's 100th birthday celebration was honored Sunday afternoon at Bear Wallow United Methodist Fellowship Hall. "Mamaw" turns 100 years old, Monday, August 12, 2013!!


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Today, MONDAY with CM, August 12, 2013

Haiku by Robert Stone for August 12, 2013:
Lucky the person
who has found a special place
for thinking aloud.
--Robert Stone, Monday, 12 August 2013.
-1000 haiku countdown to Chambers Stevens' 50th birthday, Day 699, in progress



Quick links to Favorite CM Columns
Mostly from Sunday with CM, August 11, 2013 and a few others from the past week. Please note date of posting


2013-08-12 03:10:34 | Comments | Printable version | See topic Today

Happy Ending: Charlie has been found again

Jennifer Perkins writes:
Charlie has been located again, thanks to Columbia Magazine! He spent 3 days with some nice "dog" loving people and he is currently at Green River Animal Shelter via Jimmy Harmon transport!! We will reunite with him tomorrow. Thanks to you again, and to your compassionate readers. - Jennifer Perkins
Comments re photo 50859 Charlie is missing again Ran away in storm


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Train/Chevy Tahoe Collision at Big Clifty, KY results in fatality

Driver of 2000 Chevy Tahoo pronounced dead at scene of Grayson County crossing. Juvenile passenger taken airlifted to Kosair Children's Hospital with non-life threatening injuries

By Tpr. Jeff Gregory, Public Information Officer
Kentucky State Police, Post 4, Elizabethtown

BIG CLIFTY, KY (Sunday, August 11, 2013) - On Saturday, August 10, 2013 at approximately 5:10amET, Kentucky State Police Post 04 received a call in regard to an injury crash involving a train at the crossing on Hughes Mill Road.

Carl Roof (62 yoa) was heading east when the 2000 Chevy Tahoe he was operating was struck by a southbound train. The vehicle was struck on the driver's side door causing it to overturn and come to rest on the south side of Hughes Mill Road, next to the Railroad tracks.

Mr. Roof was pronounced dead at the scene by Grayson Co. Deputy Coroner Larry Holeman. A juvenile passenger was airlifted to Kosair Children's Hospital with non-life threatening injuries. Both occupants of the vehicle were wearing seatbelts. The investigation is ongoing by KSP Sgt. Greg Hill. KSP was assisted at the scene by Grayson County EMS and the Grayson Count Coroners Office. - TPR Jeff Gregory


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Birthdays and Anniversaries for August 12
Happy Anniversary, Dennis and Kathy Powell (1977) | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Anniversary, Don & Faye Bault (1961)
In Memory Faye, d. Jan. 19, 2011 | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Anniversary, Ray and Brenda Prock (1960) | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Amanda Taylor | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Amy Martin | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Anita Vanarsdale | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Chass Isabelle (1975) | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Daniel Ross Kermeen | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Daryl Wilson | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Derrick Shane Pickett (1996) | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Glydus Bailey (1913) | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Graham Waggener (2001) | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, John Hojnik (1930) | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Lucy Scott Yarberry | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Mollie Quinn | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Nicholas Honaker (2009) | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Skyler Moss | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Tanner Lewis | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Trenton Page | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Stella Parson, (1943-2007) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Esther Cox Gabehart, Campbellsville, KY (August 12, 1928, - Friday, August 7, 2009) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Irene Bryant, Casey Co., KY (1915) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Mr. William Dennis Shirley, Adair Co. native (1925) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Everett Kendrick, Cumberland Co., KY (1912) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Mrs. Ida M. Harmon Corbin, Adair Co., KY native (1915) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Janet Marie Grant, Adair Co., KY (1954) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Virgil Brown, Pulaski native (1936) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Guy Morgan, Cumberland Co., KY (1920) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Arvilla Garner, 95, Russell Co., KY (1915) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Elizabeth Nunn Dunman, Green County, KY (1932) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Johnie R. Sprowles, Taylor Co., KY (1946) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Lester Earl Taylor, Adair Co. native (1939) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Earl Delmer Buis, Casey County, KY (1946) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Olene Gaddis, Taylor County, KY (1920) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Ned Lyon Russell, Green Co., KY native (1921) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Ernie Randolph, Jr., Green County, KY (1966-2013) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Clara J. Barnes, 65, Russell County, KY (1948-2014) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, James (Jing A Ling) Shoopman, Cumberland Co., KY (1929-2014) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, O.B. Atchley , Adair County, KY (1926-2014) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, J.C. Popplewell, 52, Russell County, KY (1962-2014) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Valerie Kay Wheeler Morris (1968-2007) | (Updates/Corrections)

Events scheduled for Monday, August 12, 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: One (1) Court Event(s) Circuit Court. Forty-one (41) Court Event(s) District Court.
Casey County Judicial Center, 231 Courthouse Square, Liberty, KY. Sixty-seven (67) 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. Two (2) Court Event(s) Circuit Court. One hundred twenty-two (122) 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. One hundred eighty-nine (189) Court Event(s) District Court.
Taylor County, Justice Center, 300 E. Main Street, Campbellsville, KY. Six (6) Court Event(s) Circuit Court. One hundred thirty (130) Court Event(s) District Court.
Not an official docket. For official court information, check with circuit court clerk in your county. | (ID:23785, Comment)
NoonCTChimes at noon. Downtown Columbia, KY. Two Selections. | (ID:23590, Comment)
Columbia Rotary Club regular luncheon meeting 2nd & 4th Mondays (Recurring Event)
at Lindsey Wilson Colleges Cranmer Dining Center, 430 Helen Flatt DR, Columbia, KY | (ID:23705, Comment)
12:05pmCT Adair Co. Public Library Board of Trustees regular 2nd Monday meeting (Recurring Event)
Library basement, 307 Greensburg ST, Columbia, KY. Lee Ann Jessee, Director | (ID:23707, Comment)
1:00pmCTServices, Burkesville, KY, for Mr. S. Gene Ferguson, Cumberland Co., KY (d. Aug. 10, 2013) | (ID:23780, Comment)
Services, Summer Shade, KY, for Ora Mardell Anderson, 78, Burkesville, KY (d. Aug. 9, 2013) | (ID:23782, Comment)
4:00pmCTAdair County Elementary School, 870 Indian Drive, Columbia, KY - 4pm-6pmCT
All Adair Co. Schools Open House Schedules - 2013-14 School Year | (ID:23481, Comment)
Adair Co. Middle Schoool, 320 Gen. John Adair DR, Columbia, KY - 4pm-6pmCT
All Adair Co. Schools Open House Schedules - 2013-14 School Year | (ID:23482, Comment)
5:00pmCTChimes for the Evening. Downtown Columbia, KY. Two Selections. | (ID:23627, Comment)
Columbia/Adair Co. Parks & Recreation Bd. regular 2nd Monday meeting
At the the 911 Building, 107 N. High Street, Columbia, KY. (Recurring Event) | (ID:23708, Comment)
6:00pmCTPrayer Walks for Adair County Schools sponsored by Adair Ministerial Association
- Bro. Barry Bradshaw - Adair County Board of Education, 1204 Greensburg ST, Columbia, KY
- Bro. Terry White - Adair County High School, 526 Indian DR, Columbia, KY
- Bro. Steve Pescosolido - Adair County Middle School, 322 Gen. John Adair DR, Columbia, KY
- Bro. Gerald Reliford - Adair County Elementary School, 870 Indian DR, Columbia, KY
- Bro. Joe Payne - Adair County Primary Center, 158 Col. Casey DR, Columbia, KY | (ID:23786, Comment)
7:00pmCTThe Adair County FFA Alumni meets on the Adair County Schools Campus
at the Adair Co High School Ag Building, 184 FFA Drive, Columbia, KY, | (ID:23755, Comment)

 






















 
 
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