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Ronald Wayne Harper, 54, Glasgow, KY (d. Feb. 9, 2014)

He was an oil broker and Army veteran.
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Ronald Wayne Harper age 54 of Glasgow passed away Sunday February 9, 2014 at his home. Funeral services will be held 11amCT, Thursday, February 13, 2014 at Butler Funeral Home, 201 East Street, Edmonton with burial in the Bragg & Mosby Cemetery. Visitation will be from 4pm until 8pmCT, Wednesday and after 9amCT Thursday at the funeral home.


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Janice Holt Giles inducted into KY Writers Hall of Fame

Ceremony takes plae January 23, 2014, at the Carnegie Center in Lexington. Giles' last residence was Knifley, KY, but she had also lived in Campbellsville and Columbia.
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By Susan Lewis
News from the Giles Society

Janice Holt Giles from Knifley, KY but had also lived in Campbellsville and Columbia KY at various times, was inducted into The Kentucky Writers Hall of Fame on January 23, 2014 at The Carnegie Center at Lexington, KY.


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2014-02-10 16:41:39 | Comments | Printable version

Larry Smith photo makes her proud to call Campbellsville home

Joyce Scott writes:
What a beautiful picture of downtown Campbellsville. Makes me proud to call this home! - Joyce Scott
Comments re photo 53506 Scenic Taylor Co KY Snowy Sunday night on Main Street. Photo by Larry Smith, FM 99.9, the Big Dawg


2014-02-10 14:46:43 | Comments | Printable version

Alma Gayle Bault, 62, Adair Co., KY (1951-2014)

She was a member of a highly regarded Adair County, KY family. She was the daughter of the late Horace & Mary Luy Farris Bault. She leaves 3 direct living descendants. She was a member of Cornerstone Freewill Baptist Church and a factory worker at Osh Kosh B'Gosh
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Alma Gayle Bault, 62, of Columbia, died Monday, February 10, 2014 at 8:55 A.M. at her daughter's home in Campbellsville, KY.

Funeral services will be Wednesday, February 12, 2014 at 1pmCT, at Grissom-Martin Funeral Home, 200 Campbellsville Street, Columbia, KY, with Bro. Eddie Wade and Bro. Ralph Foster officiating. Burial will be in Haven Hill Cemetery, 1276 Liberty Road, Columbia, KY. Visitation will be after 4pmCT, Tuesday, February 11, 2014. Casket bearers will be Greg McNear, Darrell McGaha, Glen Yates, Nick McGaha, Tyler McGaha and Blake Hatcher.


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2014-02-10 14:41:58 | Comments | Printable version | See topic Obituaries

Remembers free tuition for college students in California

Was only for California students, only for tuition, and for at least six months duration

Robert Cumming writes:
I remember my first and only visiit to California in 1977 learning about that state government's unique policy of free post secondary education tuition expense. It was available only for state universities and only California residents of at least six months for tuition expense only. - Robert Cumming
Comments re article 65204 Republican Gov of Tennessee proposes free college for 2 years


2014-02-10 14:05:43 | Comments | Printable version

Lindsey Wilson Volleyball signs five for its 2014 recruiting class

Blue Raiders add one transfer and four high school signees expected to make an immediate impact. Joining Lindsey Wilson in the class is Caitlyn Tino (Defensive Specialist, Louisville [KY]), Catie Cline (Middle Blocker, Dallas [Texas]), Sophia Riviere (Outside Hitter, Temecula [CA]), Charlotte Wellens (Middle Blocker, TSV Vilvoorde [Belgium]) and Sarah Shilling (Outside Hitter, IU-East [IN]).

By Charles Balcom

COLUMBIA, KY - Five new Blue Raiders will join the Lindsey Wilson volleyball team in 2014, according to head coach Andy Cavins who announced his recruiting class on Monday, February 10, 2014.


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2014-02-10 14:01:30 | Comments | Printable version | See topic Sports

Barnett's Creek EUB, Pellyton UMC merged ca 1966

Barry Bradshaw writes:
The Pellyton Methodist church and Barnett\s Creek Brethren In Christ church merged in the late 1960's, I think 1968, and became Barnett's Creek United Methodist Church. Most, but not all, of the members were transferred and their names are in the records book at Barnett's Creek United Methodist at 1338 Barnett's Creek Road for anyone who may be interested. - Barry Bradshaw
Comments re article 65196 Joyce Coomer Pellyton church was Methodist

2014-02-10 13:22:21 |
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Shannon Shuffett Edwards, 40, Green County, KY (1973-2014)

She had made a profession of faith in Christ and was a member of the Liberty Separate Baptist Church. She was a former EMT and Licensed Practical Nurse. She was a native of Green County, KY and a was a resident of the county at the time of her death. She was the daughter of Donald Dean Shuffett and Bonnie Corbin Shuffett. She leaves 2 direct and 9 step living descendants
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Mrs. Shannon Ladon Shuffett Edwards of Greensburg, Kentucky, daughter of Donald Dean Shuffett and Bonnie Corbin Shuffett of Greensburg, was born on November 20, 1973 in Green County, Kentucky, and passed away Sunday, February 9, 2014 in Louisville, Kentucky. She was 40 years, two months, and 20 days of age.

The funeral services for Mrs. Shannon Ladon Shuffett Edwards will be conducted at 11amCT, Thursday, February 13, 2014 at the Cowherd and Parrott Funeral Home, 206 S Main Street, Greensburg, KY, with burial to follow in the Liberty Cemetery in Green County, KY. Bro. Todd Davis, Bro. Ashley Shuffett, Bro. Gleason Bloyd will be officiating. Visitation is requested from 2pm until 8pmCT, Wednesday, February 12, 2014, at the Cowherd and Parrott Funeral Home and after 7amCT, Thursday until time of the funeral service.


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2014-02-10 12:43:54 | Comments | Printable version | See topic Obituaries

Clara J. Barnes, 65, Russell County, KY (1948-2014)

She was a native of Barren County, KY and a resident of Russell County, KY, at the time of her death. She was a former resident of Columbia, KY. She was the daughter of the late Bro. Glen & DeLean Thrasher, sister of Donald Thrasher of Columbia and of Sue Cash of West Virginia. She leaves 2 direct living descendants. She was an educator
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Clara J. Barnes, 65, of W Hwy 619, Russell Springs, KY, died at 1:33pm, Sunday, February 9, 2014, at the University of Kentucky Hospital, Lexington, KY.

Services for Clara A Barnes will be at 1pmCT, Wednesday, February 12, 2014, at H.E. Pruitt Memory Chapel, 202 N Main Street, Jamestown, KY, with Bro. Bill Welker the officiating clergy. Burial will be in Mill Springs National Cemetery, 9044 W. Highway 80, Nancy, KY. Visitation will be after 11amCT, at the H.E. Pruitt Memory Chapel.


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2014-02-10 11:44:51 | Comments | Printable version | See topic Obituaries

Happy Ending: Owners of Black Collie mom & pups found

Rhonda Begley writes:

Owner found. Thanks for spreading the word. We have found the collie and her pups' owners. :) - Rhonda Begley


2014-02-10 08:29:32 | Comments | Printable version

Picketts Chapel UMS Ham Supper is Feb. 22, 2014

Donations only event

By Nancy Taylor

Pickett's Chapel United Methodist Church, 3047 Portland Road (Milltown Community), Columbia, Adair County, Kentucky, will be having their Annual Country Ham Supper on Saturday evening, at 5pmCT/6pmET, February 22, 2014.

The meal consists of Fried Country Ham, Baked City Ham, Potatoes, Green Beans, Fried Apples, Cole Slaw, Biscuits, Red Eye Gravy, Jams & Jellies, Soft Drinks and/or Water. There is no specific fee for the meal, but the church will be accepting donations for the building fund to be used for church renovations. For more information, please call 270-378-2404. - Nancy Taylor


2014-02-10 07:51:41 | Comments | Printable version

If Global Warming continues, school vacation will be long weekend in July

Science according to Charles Marshburn

Charles Marshburn writes:
It appears that if global warming continues at its present rate, summer for the kids this year will be a long weekend in July! Does anyone remember why the long summer vacation from school began? --Charles Marshburn
Comments re article 65200 Go or No Go for Monday morning February 10 2014


2014-02-10 06:56:44 | Comments | Printable version

Dwan Hadley will be guest speaker at Tabor, Feb. 16, 2014

Dwan Hadley will be guest speaker at Tabor Community Church, 1477 Fairplay Road, Columbia KY, Sunday morning February 16, 2014. Services begin at 10amCT. Pastor Ralph Hadley and congregation invite everyone to attend. - Patricia Hadley

2014-02-10 06:08:41 | Comments | Printable version

Republican Gov. of Tennessee proposes free college for 2 years

Populism is still alive in the Republican Party, in the South, in Tennessee of all places. According to this article in the Washington Post Gov/Beat, online: Tennessee governor wants to make community college free. The idea goes Kentucky one better and might prove that the GOP isn't ceding all the ground for middle and lower income families to the other party and independents. - EW

2014-02-10 05:31:08 | Comments | Printable version

LWC offers free Tax Preparation service to area residents

FREE TAX SERVICE AVAILABLE AT LWC -
MONDAYS: Feb. 10 & 17 & 24; March 3 & 10 & 17 & 24 & 31; April 7 & 14.
WEDNESDAYS: Feb. 12 & 19 & 26; March 5 & 12 & 19 & 26; April 2 & 9


By Duane Bonifer, Director of Public Relations
Lindsey Wilson College, Columbia, KY

COLUMBIA, KY- Area residents can get a tax break this season at Lindsey Wilson College.

For the seventh consecutive year, the liberal arts college is providing area residents with free income-tax service through the Tax-Aide program. Sponsored by the AARP Foundation, Internal Revenue Service and LWC, the free service is available from 3pm-5pmCT Monday and Wednesday through April 14, 2014 in J.L. Turner Leadership Center-Room 108, 100 Blue Raider Drive, Columbia, KY.


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Today, MONDAY with CM, February 10, 2014

Haiku by Robert Stone for February 10, 2014:
However mature,
when grown-up is all alone
child may still come out.
--Robert Stone, Monday, 10 February 2014.
-1000 haiku countdown to Chambers Stevens' 50th birthday, Day 881, in progress

Mostly from Sunday with CM, February 9, 2013 and a few others from the past week. Please note date of posting Search Box for to find your family members in Veterans List
The family search for Veterans has been a very popular feature on ColumbiaMagazine.com since it was started. There are more than 600 local families represented on our List of Adair County Veterans. You can find them easily.
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We'd like to thank everyone, including our sponsors, who help us maintain this list of veterans from Adair County, Kentucky, and we welcome your additions and corrections at webmaster@columbiamagazine.com.



2014-02-10 03:28:18 | Comments | Printable version | See topic Today

Kyle Zornes performing improv at Actors' Theatre tonight

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By Ellen Zornes

Local comedic actor, Kyle Zornes, is performing an improv show tonight, Monday, February 10, 6:30pmCT/7:30pmET, at Actors' Theater, 316 West Main Street, Louisville, Kentucky, with fellow actor and mentor, Michael Patrick Thornton. There is no cost for the show "You and Me" but tickets must be reserved by calling 502-584-1205.

Kyle, who now lives in Chicago, IL, is the youngest son of JD and Ellen Zornes. He is a graduate of Adair County High and University of Kentucky with a major in Theater. This is Kyle's first time to perform in his home state.

Kyle and Michael are members of the Gift Theater Improv Ensemble, Natural Gas. Michael is co-founder and artistic director of The Gift Theater and Kyle is artistic director of Natural Gas. - Ellen Zornes


2014-02-10 03:22:37 | Comments | Printable version | See topic Local Arts Scene


Birthdays and Anniversaries for February 10
Happy Anniversary, David and Cathy Martin (1990) | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Addison Brooke Maynard (2006) | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Asa Swan | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Betty Burris (1951) | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Bobby Huddleston | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Brayton Ray Coomer (2006) | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Brittany Martinez (1995) | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Brooklynn Paige Burton (1994) | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Donald Upchurch (1939) | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Gene Jessee | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, J.D. Grider | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Jeremy Hale | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Joey and Jennifer Blakey (1990) | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Joyce Rowe | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Korianne Cox (1990) | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Larry Chrisman | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Mark Upchurch (1960) | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Miroslaw Henryk Krygier | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Sharon Yarberry | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Joyce Ann Daugherty, 67, Taylor Co., KY (1942) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Kenneth Adams, 65, long-time Campbellsville, KY Police Chief (1944) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Harold Mouser, Adair Co. KY (1926) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Frances Watson Stayton, Taylor Co., KY (1940) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Amy Rene Martin, Marrowbone, KY (1980) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Mr. Charles "Bill" Sluder, Green Co, KY (1947) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Willie Marjorine Lile Atwell, Metcalfe Co., KY native (1925) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Janlyn Cooper Lloyd, Russell Co., KY (1941) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Timothy Ray Pierce, Green Co., KY (1962) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Michael Vanover, 55 of Nancy, KY (1956-2011) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Loretta Lay Harris, Liberty, KY (1964) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Joan Arford, Adair County, KY (1952) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Lonnie G. Scott, 53, Cumberland Co., KY (1960) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Virginia Raydell Osborne, Taylor County, KY (1923-2013) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Mr. Richard Elmer Patterson, Green Co., KY (1922-2013) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Jack M. Randolph, Pulaski Co., KY (1935-2013) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Roy Lynn McClister, Adair Co., KY, native (1967-2014) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Gavin Wade Neat (2004) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Grace Quinn (1936) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Zuel Sampson Yarberry | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory, Earcular Sneed (1929-1997) | (Updates/Corrections)

Events scheduled for Monday, February 10, 2014
All events are listed in Central Time. Submit your upcoming event using our Contact Form.
4:00amCTReminder: 10-digit dialing now mandatory in 270 area code | (ID:26586, Comment)
5:00amCTGO or NO GO, Weather Related Schedule Changes
- Coordinated up to the minute weather changes from Larry Smith, FM 92.7 the WAVE and FM 99.9 the Big Dawg and ColumbiaMagazine.com GO: on regular schedule
  • Cumberland County School District busses are rolling Today SCHOOL TODAY on Regular Schedule. -Rian Craft, Transportation Director
NO GO - No school in the following districts
  • Adair County School District - NO SCHOOL, Monday, Feb. 10, 2014. Superintendent Reed Announced at 4:13 Monday morning due to black ice on campus and a covering of snow in the Knifley area
  • Campbellsville Independent Schools NO SCHOOL Monday, Feb. 10, 2014
  • Casey County School District - NO SCHOOL Monday, Feb. 10, 2014
  • Green County School District - NO SCHOOL Monday, Feb. 10, 2014
  • Marion County School District - NO SCHOOL Monday, Feb. 10, 2014
  • Metcalfe County School District - NO SCHOOL Monday, Feb. 10, 2014
  • Russell County School District - NO SCHOOL Monday, Feb. 10, 2014
  • Taylor County School District - NO SCHOOL Monday, Feb. 10, 2014
SCHEDULE CHANGES
  • Adair Adulte Education Center, 108 Lindsey Wilson Street, Columbia, KY and 969 Campbellsville Road, Columbia, KY, opening later at 9:30amCT, due to weather. - LeAnna Bennett, Director
Local Colleges & Universities - Schedule changes;
  • CAMPBELLSVILLE UNIVERSITY: NO 7amCT/8amET. CLASSES TODAY at Campbellsville University. Classes that meet at 8amCT/9amET , and all classes afterward, are at regular time. Offices open at 8amCT/9amET. - Linda Waggener
Stay tuned to Larry Smith and watch here on ColumbiaMagazine.com for the fastest news on School Closings and Reschedulings. | (ID:26731, Comment)
7:00amCTAdair Recycling Center, 32 Service RD, Columbia, KY / 270-378-0782
Open 7am-3pmCT Monday through Friday; 7am-12pm noon CT, Saturdays. | (ID:26625, 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: Forty (40) Court Event(s) Circuit Court. No (0) Court Event(s) District Court.
Casey County Judicial Center, 231 Courthouse Square, Liberty, KY. Forty-two (42) 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. Eighty-Eight 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. Six (6) Court Event(s) Circuit Court. One Hundred Thirty-Eight (138) Court Event(s) District Court.
Taylor County, Justice Center, 300 E. Main Street, Campbellsville, KY. Seven (7) Court Event(s) in 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:26727, Comment)
10:00amCTServices, Campbellsville, KY, for Helen VanDyke, Taylor County, KY (1925-2014) | (ID:26703, Comment)
NoonCTPause for Chimes at Noon, Downtown Columbia. Two selections | (ID:26465, Comment)
| (ID:26728, Comment)
12:05pmCTAdair County Public Library Board of Trustees
The Adair County Public Library Board of Trustees meets each second Monday of the month at 12:05pmCT in the library basement, 307 Greensburg ST, Columbia, KY. Meetings are open to the public and governed by the open meetings laws which pertain to all boards. Boart members: Beth Grant, President; Mary Knight, VP; Nancy Ballou, Treasurer; Georgina Roy, Secretary; Nicole Turner, Member. The Library staff is Lee Ann Jessee, director; Jewell Kimbler, Assistant Librarian; Ernestine Bennett, Genealogy Librarian; Aleina Milligan, Children's Librarian; and Anita Riddle, Bookmobile Librarian. | (ID:26562, Comment)
1:00pmCTServices, Columbia, KY, for Charles Ernest Mitchum, Glensfork, KY (1928-2014) | (ID:26690, Comment)
3:00pmCTLWC offers free Tax Preparation service to area residents. 3pm-5pmCT
J.L. Turner Leadership Center-Room 108, 100 Blue Raider Drive, Columbia, KY. | (ID:26708, Comment)
5:00pmCT Little Signup at Joe Johnson Little League PK, 167 Doc Walker RD, Columbia, KY | (ID:26274, Comment)
Chimes at the Evening, Downtown Columbia. Two selections | (ID:26492, Comment)
Columbia/Adair Co. Parks & Rec Board regular monthly 2nd Monday meeting
Adair 911 Center, 107 N High Street, Columbia, KY (Recurring Event) | (ID:26563, Comment)
KY Transportation Cabinet meeting on US 68 improvements. 5pm-7pmCT at Sulphur Well United Methodist Church (Fellowship Hall), 1755 Sulphur Well-Knob Lick Road (Sulphur Well Community) Edmonton, KY 42129 | (ID:26682, Comment)
6:00pmCTColumbia Rotary Club regular luncheon meeting: 2nd & 4th Mondays (Recurring Event)
at Lindsey Wilson College's Roberta Cranmer Dining Center, 430 Helen Flatt DR, Columbia, KY | (ID:26574, Comment)
6:30pmCTKyle Zornes performing improv at Actors' Theatre tonight
Actors' Theater, 316 West Main Street, Louisville, Kentucky | (ID:26707, Comment)

 





















 
 
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