ColumbiaMagazine.com
Printed from:

Welcome to Columbia Magazine
 























 
Daily News for
Saturday, August 17, 2013
← 2013-08-16 Previous DayNext Day 2013-08-18 →

To view another day, enter a year, month and day, and press enter:
NOTE: Date must be in the form YYYY-MM-DD, like 2013-08-17.

John (Bozie) Miller, Russell County, KY (1949-2013)

He was a native of Russell County, KY, and a resident in the county at the time of his death. He was the son of the late Dr. Walter Bryan & June Moreland Traylor Miller. His wife, Deloris Kell Miller survives. He was a retired security guard at Ingersoll Rand and was a member of the Russell Springs Christian Church
Click on menu for complete obituary

John "Bozie" Miller, 64, of Russell Springs, died Saturday, August 17, 2013 at the Russell County Hospital, Russell Springs, KY.

Funeral services for John "Bozie" Miller will be 2pmCT, Monday, August 19, 2013, at the Bernard Funeral Home Chapel, 367 Main Street, Russell Springs, KY, with Bro. James Haun and Bro. David Coffey officiating. Friends may call after 10amCT, Monday, August 19, 2013. Burial will be in the Russell Springs City Cemetery.


Article continues... click title or click here to read whole article.
2013-08-17 18:57:27 | Comments | Printable version | See topic Obituaries

<-Previous PhotoPhoto 1 of 8Next Photo->
Kid who came to college move-in day appears to be lost



2013-08-17 - Lindsey Wilson College, Columbia, KY - Photo by Rhonda Begley.
Someone has lost their baby goat.
He was found wandering Lindsey Wilson College campus. He was taken home by an employee until owner comes forward. - Rhonda - rdbegley@yahoo.com

Permalink | Comments?

Arlin Wheet, Adair County, KY (1946-2013)

He was a native of the Chance Community of Adair County, KY and a resident of the county at the time of his death. He was a member of a highly regarded family with deep roots in Adair and Metcalfe Counties of South Central Kentucky and elsewhere. He was the son of the late Simpson & Ebline Young Wheet. His wife, Pat Glass Wheet, survives. He attended the Church of Christ. He was retired from McCamish Manufacturing in Columbia, KY. He was a U.S. Army Vietnam Veteran, and will be accorded full military honors by the DAV Chapter 20, Glasgow, KY at interment in Randolph, Metcalfe County, KY, where Don Franklin, Jr., will deliver the eulogy
Click on headline for complete obituary with photo(s)

Arlin Wheet age 66 years of Wheet Road, Columbia, KY, passed away passed away Friday, Aug. 16, 2013 at 6:06pmCT at his home.

Graveside service Tuesday, August 20, 2013 at 1pmCT/2pmCT, at Pleasant Hill Cemetery at Randolph, KY in Metcalfe County. With full Military Honors present by the DAV Chapter 20 Glasgow, KY. Eulogy will be delivered by Don Franklin, Jr. Visitation after 4pmCT/5pmET, Monday at Stotts-Phelps-McQueary Funeral Home, 210 Greensburg Street, Columbia, KY. There will be no visitation on Tuesday at the funeral home.


Article continues... click title or click here to read whole article.
2013-08-17 15:34:48 | Comments | Printable version | See topic Obituaries

Great participation in first Color Blast 5k at Jim Blair

Over 60 participate
Click on headline for complete story with photo(s)

By Charlie Crawhorn
News from the Jim Blair Center

Ther was a great turnout this morning at the Jim Blair Center for the first Color Blast 5k, with over 60 participants enjoying this beautiful morning to be out running and walking.

Adults participating were Colleen Wheat, Gary Tucker, Matt Hingle, Katie Yoder, Ann Melton, Brooke Walker, Eddie Franklin Jr, Melinda Franklin, Lillie Franklin, Kara Iqbal, Taylor Lawhorn, Terra White, Lisa Greer, Shannon Matney, Lance Reynolds, Ann moore, Tia White, Sue Crabtree, Ashley Day, Shirley Moss, Marketta Lawless, Brandy L Thompson, Allison Holeman, Benny Meyer, Karen L Withers, Obe Hingle, Mark Hingle, Lori Pickett, Daron Russell, Debbie Cowan, William H Steele, Adam Coomer, Megan Long, Miranda Burns, Tyler Absher, Katie Stone, Jennifer Kemp, Ellen Hingle, Emily Wall, and Rena Roberts.

Kids participating were Kelsi Walker, Alssa Simpson, Braxton Tucker, Jaxon Tucker, Emma Thompson, Zachary Steele, Emalee Steele, Gracie Thompson, Zaylen Tucker, Elliot Spurlock, Dan Hingle, Ryder Rodgers, Byron Rodgers, Jagger Kemp, Jaylee Kemp, Jazzy Kemp, Jasper Kemp,Jackson Dean, Hazel White and Elizabeth Jenkins.

Once again receiving a lot of positive feedback from the community and support as well. - Charlie Crawhorn


2013-08-17 15:31:03 | Comments | Printable version

Darlene Oakes Clayton Ashford, Russell Co., KY (1926-2013)

She was native of Illinois and a resident of Russell Springs, KY at the time of her death. She was a retired hostess in Hospitality Service. She leaves 15 direct living descendants spanning three generations.
Click on headline for complete obituary

Darlene Oakes Clayton Ashford, 87, of Russell Springs, died Friday, August 16, 2013 at the Russell County Hospital, Russell Springs, KY.

Funeral service for Darlene Oakes Clayton Ashford will be 12pm noon CT, Tuesday, August 20, 2013 at the Bernard Funeral Home Chapel, 367 Main Street, Russell Springs, KY, with Bro. Carroll Egnew officiating. Friends may call after 11amCT, on Tuesday, August 20, 2013. Burial will be in the Lawless Cemetery.


Article continues... click title or click here to read whole article.
2013-08-17 11:36:27 | Comments | Printable version | See topic Obituaries

Henry Clay Glover, Liberty, KY (1938-2013)

He was a native of Casey County, KY, and a resident of the county at the time of his death. He had made a profession of faith in Christ and was a member of the Pine Grove Church in Liberty, and was a farmer
Click on headline for complete obituary

Mr. Henry Clay Glover, 75, of Liberty, KY, departed this life on Wednesday, August 14, 2013 at the Ephraim McDowell Regional Medical Center in Danville, KY.

The funeral services for Mr. Henry Clay Glover will be conducted at 1pmCT/2pmET, Saturday, August 17, 2013 at the Pine Grove Church in Liberty, KY with Bro. Jeffrey Edwards officiating. Cowherd and Parrott Funeral Home in Greensburg, KY, in charge of the funeral arrangements. Visitation is requested from 4pm-7pmCT/5pm-8pmET, Friday at the Pine Grove Church and after 8amCT/9amET, Saturday, August 17, 2013 until time of the funeral service.


Article continues... click title or click here to read whole article.
2013-08-17 07:30:30 | Comments | Printable version | See topic Obituaries

Welcome Back: Lindsey Wilson College students Move-In Days

Today is the first of two Move-in Days: Saturday, August 17 and Sunday, August 18, 2013, as Columbia's Population swells by 25% over the weekend as an expected 1,150 students move into residence halls at Lindsey Wilson College. It's one of the most exciting and welcome weekends of the year
Click on headline for complete story. See also: Schedule of Events, Opening Week 2013/Activities and Events for all Incoming and Returning Students

By Duane Bonifer
News from Lindsey Wilson College

COLUMBIA, KY - Columbia's population will swell by more than 25 percent this weekend, today and tomorrow, August 17 and 18, 2013. That's because more than 1,150 students are expected to move into Lindsey Wilson College residence halls for the 2013-14 school year, adding to the city's more than 4,400 residents.

Fall classes will begin the week of Monday, August 19 on the A.P. White Campus.


Article continues... click title or click here to read whole article.
2013-08-17 06:45:13 | Comments | Printable version

Louis Edward Mudd, Caneyville, KY (1931-2013)

Mr. Mudd was a native of Grayson Co., KY and a resident of the county at the time of his death. He was a member of the Pleasant Union (Wilson) United Baptist Church in Caneyville. He was retired from Otis Bryant & Son Milling in Caneyville, KY.He was the brother-in-law of Jenny Humphress and Sherry Hovious of Knifley, KY, and the son-in-law of Lavanna Scott, Greensburg, KY
Click on headline for complete obituary

Louis Edward Mudd, age 82, of Caneyville, KY passed away on Tuesday, August 13, 2013 at his home in Caneyville, KY.

Funeral services will be Saturday, August 17, 2013 at 1:00 p.m. at the Pleasant Union (Wilson) United Baptist Church. Bro. Pirtle Cummings will be officiating. Burial will be in the Church Cemetery. Friends may call at the Dermitt-Joyce Funeral Home in Caneyville Friday after 12pm noon CT and Saturday from 9am-12pmCT.


Article continues... click title or click here to read whole article.
2013-08-17 05:43:21 | Comments | Printable version | See topic Obituaries

Solarlink: The Rooftop revolution

The move to solar energy is a big part of the NetZero concept. Here's a link to site promoting solar power: Rooftop Revolution, which, at 5:31amCT, featured a "White House Solar Panels being installed this week." Also, on HuffPost GREEN, there's a article by Danny Kennedy, Solar Power at the White House: What Took So Long?

2013-08-17 05:23:59 | Comments | Printable version

Thanks for great start of school at Adair County Primary Center

Lift off to Learning launch successful for the Rockets of Adair County's news school, Adair County Primary Center
Click on headline for article with photo(s)

By Patty Jones, Principal, Adair County Primary Center

I just wanted to thank the students, staff, and families of Adair County Primary Center.

Our year in our new building has gotten off to a great start.


Article continues... click title or click here to read whole article.
2013-08-17 03:55:33 | Comments | Printable version

Travel: 2 of 3 southbound lanes, I-65, N of E-town will be closed

Concrete repairs scheduled to begin late Sunday night, August 18, 2013 for duration of two weeks. Only one lane southbound will be available. Detour recommended. However, All lanes will be open from Thursday afternoon through Sunday afternoon to better accommodate higher traffic volumes.
Click on headline for complete story

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

ELIZABETHTOWN, KY (August 16, 2013) - Contract crews will begin repairs along concrete sections of southbound Interstate 65 in Hardin County on Sunday night, August 18, 2013, requiring closure of two lanes. Only one lane will be available for southbound travel from mile point 103 (Rolling Fork River Bridge) to mile point 100 (just south of KY 313/Joe Prather Highway).


Article continues... click title or click here to read whole article.
2013-08-17 02:43:31 | Comments | Printable version | See topic Kentucky

Mrs. Dorothy Williams (Dot) Barnes, 86, Cumberland County, KY (d. Aug. 16, 2013)

She leaves three direct living descendants, spanning three generations
Click on headline for complete obituary with photo(s)

Mrs. Dorothy Williams "Dot" Barnes, age 86, of Burkesville, Kentucky passed away on Friday, August 16, 2013 at the Cumberland County Hospital in Burkesville, Kentucky.

Funeral services for "Dot" Barnes will be conducted on Sunday, August 18, 2013 at 2pmCT/3pmET, in the Memory Chapel of Norris-New Funeral Home, 601 N Main Street, Burkesville, KY. The family will receive friends at the funeral home after 5pmCT/6pmET, on Saturday August 17, 2013 until service time on Sunday.


Article continues... click title or click here to read whole article.
2013-08-17 02:27:32 | Comments | Printable version | See topic Obituaries

Today, SATURDAY with CM, August 17, 2013

Haiku by Robert Stone for August 17, 2013:
Dreamers pay no heed,
hearing and seeing nothing
save their own visions.
--Robert Stone, Saturday, 17 August 2013.
-1000 haiku countdown to Chambers Stevens' 50th birthday, Day 704, 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


2013-08-17 02:10:22 | Comments | Printable version | See topic Today

Gov. Beshear Celebrates Grand Opening of Amazon's New Customer Service Center

Company to create at least 550 full-time jobs in Winchester, invest more than $20 million in Kentucky. Amazon's presence in Kentucky includes fulfillment centers in Lexington, Campbellsville, Louisville and Hebron. The Winchester facility is Amazon's first customer service center in Kentucky

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

WINCHESTER, KY - Governor Steve Beshear joined local and company officials in the Winchester Industrial Park to celebrate the grand opening of Amazon's new 80,000-square-foot customer service facility.

Amazon is investing more than $20 million and creating more than 550 full-time jobs as well as hundreds of seasonal jobs at the site over the next few years.



Article continues... click title or click here to read whole article.
2013-08-17 02:07:30 | Comments | Printable version


Birthdays and Anniversaries for August 17
Happy Anniversary, Barry and Marsha Bennett (1974) | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Anniversary, Nelson and Frances Branham (1946) | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Anniversary, Ronnie and Angie Carter (1991) | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Anita Matney (1970) | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, April Janes | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Beth VanArsdale | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Chantella Burton | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Dana Harmon | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Dawson Allen Burris | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Kassidy Roy | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Kathy Greer | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Mary Anna Burns | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Sharon Burton | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Shirley Dulworth Moss (1961) | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, twins Gareth and Ellary Turner (2006) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Reenie Newsome, Dunnville, KY (1942) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Beulah Mann, 68, Jamestown, KY (1941) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Richard Paul Monday, Casey Co., KY (1962) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Sharon Sue Burton, Adair Co., KY (1949) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Phyllis Ann Newby, Adair Co., KY native, (1952) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Arvis (Cowboy) Mann, Russell Co.,KY (1930> | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Jo Ann Bridges, Cumberland Co., KY (1937) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, David Nelson Harrison, Casey Co., KY (1961 | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, James Roger Overstreet, Casey Co., KY native (1947) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Jerry Brown, Burkesville, KY (1944) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, James Lee Gilpin, Sr., Adair County, KY native (1933) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Jane Cantrell, Taylor County, KY (1929) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, In Memory Birthday, Sharon Sue Burton, Adair Co., KY (1949) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Susie Rector Goodin (1935) | (Updates/Corrections)

Events scheduled for Saturday, August 17, 2013
All events are listed in Central Time. Submit your upcoming event using our Contact Form.
7:00amCTTime to check CM YARD Sales for Today's Big List of Sales | (ID:23693, Comment)
7:30amCTColor Blast 5k run/walk
At the Jim Blair Center, 901 Hudson Street, Columbia, KY | (ID:23809, Comment)
8:00amCT The Farmer's Market on the Square, 424 Public Square, Columbia, KY. 8am-12pmCT
(Ad) - Watch here for VENDOR LIST link: Who's coming, what they will have | (ID:23698, Comment)
9:00amCTMove-in Days at Lindsey Wilson College Activities all Day 9am-8pmCT
TODAY/Opening Week 2013/Activities and Events for all Incoming and Returning Students | (ID:23835, Comment)
10:00amCTThe Kentucky Department of Fish and Wildlife Resources Wildlife Olympics
10am-1pmCT/11am-2pmET at Salato Wildlife Education CTR, 1 Game Farm RD, Frankfort, KY. | (ID:23807, Comment)
Services, St. Bernard Catholic Church, for Geraldine Pennington, Casey Co., KY (1940-2013) | (ID:23817, Comment)
Living Waters Bluegrass Gospel at Farmers Market on the Square
at the Adair Annex parking lot, 424 Public Square, Columbia, KY. | (ID:23824, Comment)
Move-in Days at Lindsey Wilson College Activities all Day Starting
Today's Schedule/Opening Week 2013/Activities and Events/ Incoming and Returning Students | (ID:23836, Comment)
NoonCTChimes at noon. Downtown Columbia, KY. Two Selections. | (ID:23595, Comment)
1:00pmCTServices, Russell Springs, KY, for Wendell G. Polston, Russell County, KY (1944-2013) | (ID:23822, Comment)
Services for Opal Willis Feese, Adair County, KY (1920-2013)
at Egypt Christian Church, 4855 Knifley Road, Columbia, KY | (ID:23823, Comment)
Services, Caneyville, KY, for Louis Edward Mudd, Caneyville, KY (1931-2013) | (ID:23833, Comment)
Services, Casey Co., KY, for Henry Clay Glover, Liberty, KY (1938-2013) | (ID:23834, Comment)
5:00pmCTChimes for the Evening. Downtown Columbia, KY. Two Selections. | (ID:23632, Comment)
Teen Youth Rally with food, fellowship, Bible study 5pm-7pmCT
at the Columbia Church of Christ, 501 Jamestown Street, Columbia, KY | (ID:23831, Comment)
6:30pmCTRevival/August Meeting at Eunice, Aug. 17-23, 2013
at Eunice Church Of God, 12515 Liberty Road (Google Map), Columbia KY. | (ID:23798, Comment)

 





















 
 
Quick Links to Popular Features


 

ColumbiaMagazine.com content is available as an RSS/XML feed for your RSS reader or other news aggregator.
Use the following link: http://www.columbiamagazine.com/columbiamagazinerss.php.

Contact us: Columbia Magazine and columbiamagazine.com are published by D'Zine, Ltd., PO Box 906, Columbia, KY 42728.
Phone: 270-250-2730 Fax: 270-751-0401


Please use our contact page, or send questions about technical issues with this site to webmaster@columbiamagazine.com. All logos and trademarks used on this site are property of their respective owners. All comments remain the property and responsibility of their posters, all articles and photos remain the property of their creators, and all the rest is copyright 1995-Present by Columbia! Magazine and D'Zine, Ltd. Privacy policy: use of this site requires no sharing of information. Voluntarily shared information may be published and made available to the public on this site and/or stored electronically. Anonymous submissions will be subject to additional verification. Cookies are not required to use our site. However, if you have cookies enabled in your web browser, some of our advertisers may use cookies for interest-based advertising across multiple domains. For more information about third-party advertising, visit the NAI web privacy site.