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Winston Moore/Bobby Loy team wins Men's League Scramble

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By Chris Lewsi

This week in the Pines' Men's League, Thursday, May 29, 2014, we played using the Trifecta format. Each two-man team played 6 holes of scramble format, 6 holes of alternate shot format, and 6 holes of best ball format. Winston Moore and Bobby Loy came in first place, with an 18 hole score of -4 (67). Dr. Anthony Grant and Bob Sawyers came in 2nd place with an 18 hole score of +2 (73). The Men's League will be held again this Thursday, June 5, 2014, at 9amCT. - CHRIS LEWIS


2014-05-31 20:03:43 | Comments | Printable version | See topic Sports

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Thursday Men's Golf Winners at The Pines



2014-05-31 - The Pines at Lindsey Wilson, 275 Country Club Road, Columbia, KY - Photo by Chris Lewis. This week in the Pines' Men's League, Thursday, May 29, 2014, we played using the Trifecta format. Each two-man team played 6 holes of scramble format, 6 holes of alternate shot format, and 6 holes of best ball format. Winston Moore and Bobby Loy came in first place, left photo with an 18 hole score of -4 (67). Dr. Anthony Grant right photo and Bob Sawyers came in 2nd place with an 18 hole score of +2 (73). The Men's League will be held again this Thursday, June 5, 2014, at 9amCT. - CHRIS LEWIS
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Edna Lee Crump Scott, Green County, KY (1922-2014)

She was a native of Hart County, KY, and a resident of Greensburg, KY, at the time of her death. She was the widow o Shire Franklin Scott. She leaves 7 Direct living descendants.She had made a profession of faith in Christ and was a member of the Aetna Grove Baptist Church. She was a former machine operator for Fruit of the Loom, Inc. a homemaker, and was a member of the American Legion Auxiliary.
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Edna Lee Crump Scott, 92, of Green County, Kentucky, departed this life on Wednesday, May 28, 2014 at the Golden Living Center-Green Hill.

The funeral services for Edna Lee Crump Scott were conducted at 1pmCT, Friday, May 30, 2014 at the Cowherd and Parrott Funeral Home, 206 S Main Street, Greensburg, KY. Bro. Kelvin Edwards will be officiating. Burial is in in the Aetna Grove Cemetery


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2014-05-31 18:43:41 | Comments | Printable version | See topic Obituaries

Mrs. Frances Morine Hopper Brown, Cumberland Co., KY (1947-2014)

She was a member of the Christian Church and the Church of Christ in Port Charlotte, Florida. She was a very accomplished woman. She was a well-gifted seamstress, knitter and crocheter, winning several coveted awards. She was a talented artist and served as a Staff Artist at Missions Services in Kempton, Indiana for a few years. She was a homemaker and a marvelous cook who could do everything. She was a native of Cumberland County, KY, and a resident of Charlotte County, FL, at the time of her death. She is survived by her husband, Larry Brown. She leaves 11 direct living descendants.
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Mrs. Frances Morine Hopper Brown, age 67, of Port Charlotte, Florida, formerly of Cumberland County, Kentucky, passed away on Wednesday, May 28, 2014 at the Fawcett Memorial Hospital in Port Charlotte, Florida.

Funeral Services will be conducted on Monday, June 2, 2014 at 1pmCT, in the Memory Chapel of Norris-New Funeral Home, 601 N Main Street, Burkesville, KY, with Rev. Paul Patton officiating. Burial will be in the Stalcup Cemetery in Cumberland County, Kentucky.


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2014-05-31 17:54:20 | Comments | Printable version | See topic Obituaries

Congratulations to Pablo Plancarte

Charles Marshburn writes:
Congratulations to Pablo Plancarte! His educational achievements are marvelous! I know what it is like to move to a foreign country and to be faced with learning a new language. It is not an easy thing to master. I know his family is proud!- CHARLES MARSHBURN
Comments about: A proud moment in Adair Co. Academic history


2014-05-31 17:23:56 | Comments | Printable version

Grace Goff Cary, Burkesville, KY, (1932-2014)

She was a member of Amandaville Christian Church, and a former employee of Bob Evans and Osh Kosh. She was a native of Whites Bottom, Cumberland County, KY, and a resident of Burkesville, Cumberland County, KY, at the time of her death. She was the daughter of the late Lewis Goff and Mae Skipworth Goff. Her husband, J.E. Cary, survives
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Grace Goff Cary age 82 of Burkesville, KY passed away on Saturday, May 31, 2014 at her home.

Funeral services will be Monday, June 02, 2014 at 10amCT, at Ballou & Stotts Funeral Home, 304 North Main Street, Burkesville, KY with Bro. Paul Patton officiating. Burial will be in Gains Hill Cemetery. The family requests visitation on Sunday, June 01, 2014 from 2pmCT until 5pmCT, at Ballou & Stotts Funeral Home, 304 N Main Street, Burkesville, KY.


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Christena Gabehart Jones, 25, Knifley, KY (d. May 31, 2014)

She was a member of a highly regarded, North Adair County, KY, family. She was the daughter of George, Jr. and Debra Gabehart. Her husband, Kevin Jones, survives.
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Christena Gabehart Jones, 25, of Knifley, a native of Mt. Washington, KY, passed away Saturday, May 31, 2014, surrounded by her family.

Funeral services will be Tuesday, June 3, 2014 at 11amCT/12pm noon ET at Schmid Funeral Home, 9500 Highway 44E, Mt. Washington, KY, with a committal service at 2pmCT/3pmET, Tuesday, at Roley Cemetery, 14399 Knifley Road, Adair County, KY with burial to follow. Visitation from 2pm-7pmCT/3pm-8pmET, Monday, June 2, 2014, and 8amCT/9amET Tuesday at Schmid Funeral Home.


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2014-05-31 15:33:27 | Comments | Printable version | See topic Obituaries

100 years ago Adair Co. News changed its obituary policy

The local paper started charging for obituaries - five cents per printed line.
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By JIM

The front page of the June 3, 1914 Adair County News carried one article that perhaps should have been bordered in black - the announcement the paper would no longer publish obituaries free of charge Stated this stark write-up, in part,

"Obituaries are of interest only to the family and near relatives of the deceased, and we can not afford to give space free for such character of reading. Hereafter we will accept obituaries at 5 cents per printed line."


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2014-05-31 15:09:19 | Comments | Printable version | See topic Local History

Paving to begin Monday, June 2, 2014, on KY 80 in Adair County

One lane zone for the next two weeks
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By Amber Hale, Information Officer
Kentucky Transportation Department, District 8, Somerset, KY

SOMERSET, KY (May 31, 2014) Beginning Monday, June 2, KY 80 in Adair County will be reduced to one lane starting at mile Marker 22.8 (Adair-Russell County line) and ending at mile marker 13 (KY 55 - in Columbia at intersection of Russell Road and Jamestown Street) as crews begin pavement improvements.


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2014-05-31 11:25:26 | Comments | Printable version

Trampe and Hood of LWC named NAIA Softball All-Americans

Amanda Trampe earned First Team honors while Jordan Hood was selected to the Second Team

By Charles Balcom

COLUMBIA, KY - Lindsey Wilson juniors Amanda Trampe and Jordan Hood earned NAIA Softball All-America honors, the national office announced on Friday.

Trampe is a First Team All-American selection while Hood earned Second Team honors.


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2014-05-31 08:07:28 | Comments | Printable version | See topic Sports

Farmer's Market on the Square: Know Before You Go!

The Farmer's Market on the Square is open every Saturday from 8am-1pmCT, at the Adair Annex Parking Lot, 424 Public Square, Columbia, KY

Special ColumbiaMagazine.com report

There will be some great ready to eat food at the Farmers Market on the Square today, fund-raiser event for Kosair Charities, entertainment from Green River Arts Academy, and Sugarfoot Farms Rescue will be offering free microchipping for dogs and cats. (See STORY) The day promises to be beautiful a great time to spend the day Downtown, or to stop by on trips to town yard sales, while shopping, or along your sightseeing route on this beautiful day.

Here are some of the vendors you'll find at this week's market.

  • Jay Cox of A&J BBQ 270-634-1627 - Grilling country ham and pork loin sandwiches, cold drinks.
  • Darrell Bunnell of Coview Farm 270-384-5412 - SALE! Bedding Plants for your Vegetable and Flower garden buy two get 1 free. For your garden tomato, pepper, okra and herb plants. Sweet potato slips are in. Patio tomatoes in pots. Annuals still available, petunias, marigolds, zinnia's and more. For your table Lettuce and Radishes.
  • Caitlin Helm of Lonely Acre Farm 270-378-0576 - Hanging baskets - purple waves, misty lilac waves and red, white & blue super cascade petunias. Homemade white bread, honey wheat bread, sourdough bread, lemon bread, orange juice bread, cranberry carrot cakes, friendship bread, cranberry orange muffins, homemade pretzels, BIG chocolate chips cookies, strawberry muffins.
  • Barbara Armitage of Tucker's Station Farms 270-250-2979 - Black berry plants 50% off. Blackberry and Strawberry plants. Cold Hardy Banana trees and Elephant ears. Fresh baked artesian Breads, homemade Blackberry Jams and Salsa's. Stop in for a sample!
  • Terry Huff of Heavenly Homestead Cheese 270-250-2979 - Hand crafted whole milk natural cheeses. Sample our newest cheeses, Smoked Gouda and a delicious new cheese that we hope you will help us name.
  • Rhonda Parker of Jenny Creek Farm, Summersville, KY. - Heirloom bedding plants. Strawberry Lemonade. Green Onions. Bibb & other lettuce. Spinach.
  • Lisa Blackaby of Blackaby Hill Farm 270-535-5396 - Offering pasture raised chicken and Duck eggs.
  • Donna Jones of Big Black Dog Farm 270-634-2125 - Kentucky Honey, Baby Quilts and Blankets. Bird house gourds - make your own Martin House.
  • Jana Esch of Just Natural Products 270-378-1375 - All natural hand crafted skin care products and soaps. Beeswax candles, room scents and natural household cleaners.
  • Sharlene Rader of Holiday Farms 270-932-7148 - Goat milk soap, unique handcrafted items for home and garden. Original oil paintings. Specializing in this that and the other thing.
  • Dale Whittingham - Columbia, KY 270-378-4850 - Handmade miniatures. Today: A charming nightlight.
  • Sandy Evert of S.T.E. Design 270-404-1793 - Order a custom designed collar for your pet. Handcrafted Jewelry, knitted and crocheted headbands and more.
Contact for becoming a Farmer's Market on the Square vendor contact Barbara Armitage, Market Coordinator, at 270-250-2979 or Tuckers.Sation@gmail.com. Contact on being a Friends of the Farmer's Market volunteer contact Beth Rutherford at 270-384-1202 or luthershorty@gmail.com


2014-05-31 04:52:37 | Comments | Printable version

Sugarfoot Farm Rescue will offer free microchipping at FM2

Also: Some Pets will be available for adoption. Pick up low cost spay/neuter certificates

By Peg Schaeffer

Sugarfoot Farm Rescue will be at the Farmer's Market on Saturday. We will be microchipping pets. Anyone who would like to have a microchip inserted in their pet can bring it to the Square in Downtown Columbia, today, Saturday, May 31, 2014. We will also have low cost spay/neuter certificates for dogs and cats as well as some pets available for adoption. We will have free coloring books for the children and hardcover books for sale, as well as free literature regarding pet care. Please stop in and say "HI". - PEG SCHAEFFER


2014-05-31 04:18:33 | Comments | Printable version

Lindsey Wilson Women's Golf Team No. 20 in national Poll

COLUMBIA, KY - The Lindsey Wilson women’s golf team is ranked No. 20 in the NAIA Coaches’ Postseason Top 25 Poll, the national office announced on May 30, 2014. The Blue Raiders received 161 total voting points from the head coaches that make up the panel. Mid-South member Cumberlands (KY) also resides in the poll at No. 5 after receiving 407 total voting points. Campbellsville sits just outside the poll after receiving 59 total points. Charles Balcom, Lindsey Wilson College

2014-05-31 04:02:30 | Comments | Printable version | See topic Sports

New Directory of Churches: Antioch United Methodist Church

Rita Campbell has updated the Antioch United Methodist Church Directory of Churches listing on ColumbiaMagazine.com:
ANTIOCH UNITED METHODIST CHURCH (PHOTO), 3422 Wheeler Hill Road, (off KY 61 S/Burkesville Road), Columbia, KY, in the Sparksville area of Adair County. Bro Troy Elmore and the congregation invite you to join us in worshiping our Lord Jesus Christ at any or all of these times. Sunday School 9:45amCT, Worship Service 10:45amCT, Wednesday night Bible Study 6pmCT, Youth Program (August - May) 2nd and 4th Sunday nights 5:30pmCT - Rita Campbell
The update coincided with the church's Vacation Bible School announcement. The Directory of Churches is a heavily used reference resource, not only for the general readership, but internally, at CM as well - especially at times when it's easier for the staff to refer to the listing in the early morning hours for essential information needed to post an announcement, a change, cancellation, or re-scheduling. The Directory is a service for Churches in Adair, Casey, Cumberland, Green, Metcalfe, Russell and Taylor Counties and is continuously update. Churches needing help posting may call 270-250-2730 for assistance.


2014-05-31 03:58:48 | Comments | Printable version

Today, SATURDAY, MAY 31, 2014

Haiku by Robert Stone for May 31, 2014:
Keep on keeping on
and one may expect a day
when one catches up.
--Robert Stone, Saturday, 31 May 2014.
-1000 haiku countdown to Chambers Stevens' 50th birthday, Day 991, in progress



2014-05-31 03:41:04 | Comments | Printable version | See topic Today

Bro. Rick Shelton at Victory Community Church, June 1, 2014

Victory Community church 107 N Reed Street, Columbia, KY, invites everyone to hear Bro. Rick Shelton bring the morning message, Sunday June 1, 2014, at 10:30amCT. Sunday School is at 9:30amCT - Trudy Crabb

2014-05-31 03:22:13 | Comments | Printable version

Motorists, participants reminded of yard sale safety

Regional yard sales, such as US 127 or US 68 Events, often set up in dangerous locations. Motorists should take special care, Kentucky Department of Highways spokesperson says
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By Chris Jessie, Public Information Officer
Kentucky Transportation Cabinet, District 4, Elizabethtown, KY

Elizabethtown, KY (May 29, 2014) - Yard sales are often set up in dangerous locations. With regional yard sale dates selected, such as with US 127 or US 68 events, there is often a disregard for sight distance, parking conditions and right-of-way infringement.


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2014-05-31 03:17:51 | Comments | Printable version

Injury collision on E 80 necessitates traffic rerouting

Driver of 2006 Cobalt taken by Adair EMS to Westlake regional hospital; driver of truck taken privately to Russell County Hospital. Adair Co. Sheriff's Department, Columbia Police on scene.
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By Deputy Adam Cravens

Adair Sheriff's Deputies BJ Bray and Adam Cravens responded to a two vehicle collision five miles down East KY 80 on Friday, May 30, 2014.

The accident is believed to have occurred after Ashley Crawhorn, 20, of Columbia crossed the yellow line into opposing traffic in her 2006 Chevy Cobalt before meeting and colliding with a garbage truck being driven by Chester Taylor, 59 also of Columbia, KY.


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2014-05-31 03:09:52 | Comments | Printable version | See topic Kentucky State Police

John Chowning: On Sue Stivers' Bouncing Back from Adversity

'She remains one of the most positive people in our part of Kentucky!' - JOHN CHOWNING

John Chowning writes:
Sue Stivers always has a word of encouragement for those who know her. My family and I have benefited greatly from our friendship with Sue - from the days when my brother, Joe Chat, and I were active in 4-H in Cumberland County and Sue was working in our home county to 2014 when she remains one of the most positive people in our part of Kentucky! Her words of positive encouragement, her record of servant leadership in our region, and her warm smile and personality are characteristics that we need more of in our fast-paced world. Keep up the good work, Sue, and thanks for sharing your own words about bouncing back from adversity. --John Chowning
Comments re article 67620 Thoughts Bounce back from adversity


2014-05-31 03:06:17 | Comments | Printable version

Diageo to Build Full-scale Bourbon Distillery in Shelby County

Global distiller plans to purchase nearly 300 acres, invest $115 million. Plant will create approximately 30 jobs. Shelby County has also been certified by the Kentucky Workforce Investment Board as a Work Ready Certified Community

From Governor Beshear's Communications office

FRANKFORT, KY (May 29, 2014) - Governor Steve Beshear announced that Diageo (Dee-AH-Gee-O) plans to build a 1.8 million proof gallon distillery in Shelby County. The $115 million investment will create approximately 30 new jobs.


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2014-05-31 03:01:19 | Comments | Printable version


Birthdays and Anniversaries for May 31
Happy Anniversary, Bobby and Jerry Moore (1958) | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Angelina Firkins (2005) | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Betty Long Hogan May 31 | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Brayden Christopher Stotts (2012) | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Christy Kessler | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Connie Williams | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Elizabeth Bardin (2008) | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Jennifer Firkin (1985) | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Laura Lacy | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Madison Bishop (1999) | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Natalie Elizabeth Bardin, (2008) | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Norma Scott | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Raymond "Ray" Coles FlewwellinTaylor Co., KY (1929) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Ruby Louise Cox Lobb, Green Co., KY native (1937) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Roberta Jackson, Russell Co., KY (1934-2011) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Jessaphine Janes Wheeler, Adair Co., KY native (1928) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Donald Leon Coomer, Adair Co., KY (1941) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Lucille Wright, Green County, KY (1916) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Arthur Wayne Cox, Taylor County, KY (1965) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Tonnie E. Bell, 70, Casey County, KY (1943-2014) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Lela A. Vetter, Green County, KY (1936-2014) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Ollie J. Robertson, Russell Co., KY (1920-2013) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Grace Goff Cary, Burkesville, KY, (1932-2014) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Clemmie Odell Karnes, Taylor Co., KY (1948-2014) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Sally Mae Edwards, age 100, Casey County, KY (1912) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, August Lepiarczyk (1901-1981) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Curtis Redmon | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Mabel Upchurch (1913-1997) | (Updates/Corrections)

Events scheduled for Saturday, May 31, 2014
All events are listed in Central Time. Submit your upcoming event using our Contact Form.
7:00amCTAdair Recycling Center, 32 Service RD, Columbia, KY / 270-378-0782
Open 7am-3pmCT Monday through Friday; 7am-12pm noon CT, Saturdays. | (ID:28001, Comment)
8:00amCTFarmer's Market on the Square: Open 8am-1pmCT Saturdays
Today's Farmer's Market on the Square: Know Before You Go!
at the Adair Annex Parking Lot, 424 Public Square, Columbia, KY (Sponsored) | (ID:28133, Comment)
Farmers Market on the Square: Sugarfoot Farm Rescue will offer free microchipping | (ID:28476, Comment)
10:00amCTFM2 will offer fun to raise funds for Kosair Charities
| (ID:28462, Comment)
NoonCTPause for Chimes at Noon, Downtown Columbia. Two selections | (ID:28064, Comment)
Services, Edmonton, KY, for Joe Lewis Jessie, Metcalfe County, KY (1938-2014) | (ID:28452, Comment)
Services, Campbellsville, KY for Herman W. Ratliff, Taylor County, KY (1926-2014) | (ID:28461, Comment)
Services, Casey County, KY, for Joyce Ware, Casey County, KY (1935-2014) | (ID:28472, Comment)
2:00pmCTServices, Columbia, KY, for Alvin (Glenn) Scholl, Adair County, KY (1955-2014) | (ID:28438, Comment)
5:00pmCTChimes at the Evening, Downtown Columbia. Two selections | (ID:28094, Comment)
7:00pmCTClifton & Alterene Hadley 50th Anniversary celebration
Friends & Family invited, at their residence, 5367 Fairplay Road, Columbia, KY | (ID:28415, Comment)

 






















 
 
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