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(Ad) Number of Yard Sales Swell for Labor Day Weekend

There's still time to add yours

The updated list of of 27 28 entries at 6:17pmCT, Wednesday, August 27, 2014, is at CM YARD SALES Send Yours Today This one just posted comes with refreshments:
Big post-moving sale! - Adair County - Everything that wouldn't fit in the new place is up for sale. Lots of home decor, clothing, glassware, dishes, toys, shoes, purses, and more! No room for it all so prices are low . . . come on by 61 Pineview Loop, Columbia, KY on Saturday, August 30, 2014 beginning at 8amCT. - Patty Jones
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2014-08-27 17:37:13 | Comments | Printable version

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300 Corvettes roll out of of Columbia non-stop



2014-08-27 - Burkesville Road & Edmonton Road, Columbia, KY - Photo by Ed Waggener.
There was quite a long delay
for other traffic as some 300 Corvettes rolled out of Walmart Shopping Center at around 1pmCT. Nobody seem to mind, as the parade passed as in a private review. Adair County Sheriff Harrison Moss held other traffic for several light cycles to allow the visitors from the NC/VA Corvette Club to go through the signal non-stop, headed for the Corvette Museum in Bowling Green, KY. It is believed to have been the largest number of Corvettes ever in Adair County at one time.

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No. 10 Lindsey Wilson Volleyball faces IUS Wednesday night


Blue Raiders have won the past seven matches against the Grenadiers

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By Matthew Stokes
News from Lindsey Wilson College

COLUMBIA, KY - The No. 10-ranked Lindsey Wilson volleyball team squares off against Indiana University Southeast tonight at 6pmCT/7pmET at Activities Center Gymnasium, 1 Grenadier Drive, New Albany, IN.


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2014-08-27 15:30:56 | Comments | Printable version | See topic Sports

Identity of body found in Washington Co. Determined

Deceased was 20-year-old Thomas Ray Pendygraft of Loretto, KY
Next earlier story: KSP investigating mystery of car fire, body inside vehicle

By TFC Wm Gregory, Public Informaton Officer
KSP Post 15, Columbia, KY

SPRINGFIELD, KY - The State Medical Examiner's office has identified the body as that of 20-year-old Thomas Ray Pendygraft of Loretto, KY. The positive identification was made through DNA testing. The burned vehicle Pendygraft was found in was a 2009 Dodge that belonged to his father, Larry Pendygraft, also of Loretto.

Investigators are asking that if anyone has any information regarding this investigation to please contact the Kentucky State Police at 1-800-222-5555 or TEXT-A-TIP by entering 67283 in the address field and then type KSPTIP in the message field, space and then the message. Detective Nick Davis is investigating.


2014-08-27 13:58:08 | Comments | Printable version | See topic Police and Fire Reports

KSP Post 4 arrests North Carolina man for rape

By Tpr. Jeff Gregory, Public Information Officer
KSP Post 4, Elizabethtown, KY

ELIZABETHTOWN, KY - KSP Post 4 Detectives arrested Eugene Hunt (50) of Wendell, NC, on August 26, 2014. He was charged with 2 counts of Rape 2nd Degree, one count of Sodomy 2nd Degree, and two counts of Unlawful Transaction with a Minor 1st Degree. The charges stem from allegations that he had a sexual relationship with a 13 year old female, who is a non-relative, that resided in the same Hardin County home with him in 2014. Mr. Hunt has been lodged in the Hardin County Detention Center. Additional charges could be pending. The investigation is being conducted by Detective Jon Vaughn.


2014-08-27 13:42:56 | Comments | Printable version

Kathy Fay Hunter, 60, Russell Co., KY, (1953-2014)

She was a native of Clinton County, KY, and a resident of Russell County, KY, at the time of her death. She leaves seven direct living descendants. She was a homemaker
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Kathy Fay Hunter, 60, Flanagan Road, Jamestown, KY, died Sunday, August 24, 2014, at 11:34pmCT, at her home.

A memorial service will be held at Temple Hill Baptist Church, Jamestown, KY, at 12pm noon CT, Friday, August 29, 2014, with Bro. Phillip Miller officiating. The family chose care and cremation.


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2014-08-27 10:57:49 | Comments | Printable version | See topic Obituaries

ACHS Boys Golfers win Commodore Classic at Tates Creek CC

Senior Tanner Bonner shoots team low, 72, good for second place, individually for Coach Chris Lewis' ACHS Indians
Click on headlilne for complete story w/photo(s)

By Duane Bonifer

The Adair County High School boys' golf team had a winning start to its 2014 season as the team won the Commodore Classic, held Saturday, August 23, 2014 hosted by Tates Creek High School, at Tates Creek Country Club in Lexington, Kentucky.


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2014-08-27 10:38:20 | Comments | Printable version | See topic Sports

DAV service officer will be at VFW on September 8, 2014

Postponed one week due to Labor Day holiday

By Joe Hare, Commander
VFW Post 6097

The DAV service officer will not be at VFW Columbia Post 6097, 411 Fairground ST Columbia, KY, on Monday, September 1, 2014 due to it being Labor Day, but will be there on Monday, September 8, 2014, 2014. Doors open at 8amCT and is for any Veteran needing assistance with any VA claim or problem.

You do not need to be a member of any Veteran Group to receive this service and is provided on a "first come-first served" basis. Please bring all letters and/or paperwork from the Veterans Administration. If you are just applying, you need to bring discharge papers - preferably DD-214. Helpus help you promptly by having this information with you. - JOE HARE, Post Commander


2014-08-27 10:11:03 | Comments | Printable version

Farmer's Market on the Square is expanding!

New FM2 session: Tuesdays from 4:30pm-7pmCT, in addition to highly successful Saturday morning, 8am-1pmCT sessions
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By Caitlin Helm
Tuesday Farmers Market on the Square Coordinator

That's right: FM2 has new expanded hours. Now we are already open Saturdays from 8am-1pmCT and beginning Tuesday, September 2, 2014 we will be open Tuesday's 4:30pm-7pmCT.


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2014-08-27 10:00:56 | Comments | Printable version | See topic Food

Fall Festival brings good music to Homeplace Fall Festival

Voices of Praise, Sharon Payne, Neal Sneed and the Dream Depot Singers, Chris Anderson, and the Exie Bluegrass Boys will perform at the Fall Festival with the music starting at 10amCT/11amET.
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By George Kolbenschlag

Five local music groups and individuals will perform gospel, bluegrass and contemporary music from 10amCT/11amET until 3pmCT/4pmET, at the Saturday, September 6, 2014, Homeplace on Green River Fall Heritage Festival, 5807 New Columbia Road (highway 55) Campbellsville, KY 42718. The festival itself gets underway at 8amCT/9amET.


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2014-08-27 09:43:18 | Comments | Printable version

300 Corvettes at Columbia Supermart today, Wed. Aug. 27, 2014

Huge car show will take place from 10am-1pmCT, with Walmart donating ALL of proceeds from outside concessions set up especially for event going to Lexington, KY, children's hospital.

Columbia Super Walmart, 2988 Burkesville Road, Columbia, KY, is preparing for some 300 Corvettes some of which are already trickling onto half of the space on the grounds for a big car show, from now until around 1pmCT, today, according to Columbia Walmart manager Drew Mitchell. The cars are driven by the Carolina/Virginia Corvette Club.

Carolina/Virginia Corvette Members left Sevierville, TN, this morning. The stopover comes before the group leaves Columbia for the Corvette Museum in Bowling Green. Mitchell said that the local Walmart store will set up concession stands with all the food and beverages supplied by the store, and the gross proceeds will all be given to the Walmart Children's Miracle Foundation, designated for the Children's Hospital in Lexington, KY. The Corvette Show area is roped off, Mitchell said. The Columbia Super Walmart is located in the Holladay Place shopping center. - CM


2014-08-27 09:12:24 | Comments | Printable version

Internet Connectivity Issues in Columbia Wed., Aug. 27, 2014

At 9:06amCT, service was restored at ColumbiaMagazine.com. Issue may have been part of nationwide outage.- CM

Duo-County is reporting some internet connectivity issues are affecting customers in Columbia today. As of 8:03amCT, they did not know when to expect things to be fixed, but local representatives said that technicians are working to identify the problem.


2014-08-27 07:49:41 | Comments | Printable version

Adair Schools request safe school assessment

Team of six educators will spend full day on campus

By Alan W. Reed

Adair County Schools recently requested a safe school assessment by the Kentucky Center for School Safety (KCSS) in a ongoing effort to monitor and review campus-wide safety and security.


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2014-08-27 07:03:58 | Comments | Printable version | See topic Education

Gen. Election 2014: Deadline to rescind Statement of Intent

Today, Wednesday, August 27, 2014, is the Deadline to Designate or Rescind Statement of Intention for the 2014 General Election for candidates who were exempted from the Primary Election by KRS 118.365, with Kentucky Registry of Election Finance.

2014-08-27 06:28:00 | Comments | Printable version

Today, WEDNESDAY with CM, August 27, 2014

Haiku by Robert Stone for August 27, 2014:
Heartache of despair:
friend putting up a brave front
when all is failing.
--Robert Stone, Wednesday, 27 August 2014.
-1000 haiku countdown finished, now for some more days, Day 1079



Reminders of interesting features, important commentary we hope you didn't miss:
Mostly from Sunday with CM, August 24, 2014, 2013 and a few others from the past week. Please note date of posting


2014-08-27 04:31:00 | Comments | Printable version | See topic Today

CU's Ratchford and Howard sweep NCCAA weekly awards

By Chris Megginson

CAMPBELLSVILLE, KY - Campbellsville University freshmen Madison Ratchford and Amanda Howard swept the National Christian College Athletic Association (NCCAA) Student-Athlete of the Week awards Tuesday, August 26, 2014, after helping CU women's soccer its first 2-0 start since 2005.


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2014-08-27 04:27:03 | Comments | Printable version | See topic Sports

Dog lost in Greenhills area reunited with family

Cortney Rowe writes
The dog was reunited with it's owner. Thank you for your help! - Cortney Rowe


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2014-08-27 04:19:23 | Comments | Printable version


Birthdays and Anniversaries for August 27
Happy Anniversary, Steve and Rita Campbell | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Cathy Moss (1964) | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Cody Willis (1992) | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Dave Andrasko (1935) | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Haley Morgan (2000) | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Jennifer Bennett (1976) | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Jordan Willis (2008) | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Joyce M. Jackson (1927) | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Karlie Marie Irvin (2012) | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Margaret Clements | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Stella McQueary | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Timothy Moore (1982) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday for Lila Mitchell Graham (1944) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, James E. Wilgus, Jr., Taylor Co. KY (1926) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Lina Grant, Glens Fork, KY(1920) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Segal Morgan, Casey Co., KY (1927) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Mr. Claude Avery, Green Co., KY (1942) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, John Robert Allen, Casey Co., KY (1928) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Felicia R. Eads, Russell Co., KY (1981) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Arnold Mayse, Adair Co., KY (1924) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Reva J. Wesley Guth, Casey Co., KY (1932) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Thomasine M. Bunch, Russell County, KY (1956) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Martha Page Richardson, Adair County, KY, native (1930) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Mrs. Nancy D. Milby, Green Co., KY (1933) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Roy Lockridge, Adair County, KY (1943) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Lucille E. Burton, Casey Co., KY (1927) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, James David Gaskin, Russell Co., KY (1940-2013) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Nell Shipp, Adair Co., KY native (1921-2013) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Billie Frank McDowell, Burkesville, KY (1946-2014) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Martha Abell Tucker, Campbellsville, KY (1927 - 2014) | (Updates/Corrections)

Events scheduled for Wednesday, August 27, 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:29485, Comment)
8:00amCT7 County Area Court: Circuit Courts. District Courts, at at Glance.
Always Click to Docket for all Kentucky Counties Once at Docket for all Kentucky Counties, Choose 1) Circuit or District, 2) County - from drop down list 3) Verify dates :
Adair County. Adair Co. Judicial Center, 201 Campbellsville ST. Columbia, KY: No (0) Event(s) Circuit Court. Ninety (90) Event(s) District Court.
Casey County Judicial Center, 231 Courthouse Square, Liberty, KY. No (0) Court Event(s) Circuit Court. No (0) Event(s) District Court.
Cumberland County, Justice Center, 112 Courthouse Square, Burkesville, KY. No (0) Court Event(s) Circuit Court. Fifty (50) Event(s) District Court.
Green County Judicial Center, 200 W. Court Street, Greensburg, KY. No (0) Court Event(s) Circuit Court. Two (2) Court Event(s) District Court.
Metcalfe County, Judicial Center, 201 E. Stockton Street, Edmonton, KY. No (0) Court Event(s) Circuit Court. Twenty-seven (27) Court Event(s) cases District Court.
Russell County. Judicial Center, 410 Monument Square, Jamestown, KY. No (0) Court Event(s) Circuit Court. No (0) Court Event(s) District Court.
Taylor County, Justice Center, 300 E. Main Street, Campbellsville, KY. One (1) Court Event(s) in Circuit Court. One Hundred twenty-two (122) Court Event(s) District Court.
Not an official docket. For official court information, check with circuit court clerk in your county. | (ID:29889, Comment)
August 27, 2014: Deadline to rescind Statement of Intent/Candidates not subject to Primary Election | (ID:29890, Comment)
10:00amCTChildren's Story Hour at Adair County Public Library (Recurring Event)
307 Greensburg Street (Google Map/Directions), Columbia, KY | (ID:29590, Comment)
300 Corvettes at Columbia Supermart 10am-1pmCT
In Holladay Place: at Super Walmart, 2988 Burkesville RD, Columbia, KY | (ID:29891, Comment)
11:00amCTServices, Greensburg, KY, for Mrs. Christine Gupton Tucker, Green Co., KY (1922-2014) | (ID:29878, Comment)
Adair Rinse & Return for pesticide containers 9am-11amCT
At the Adair County Extension Office, 409 Fairgrounds Street, Columbia, KY | (ID:29886, Comment)
NoonCTPause for Chimes at Noon, Downtown Columbia. Two selections | (ID:29529, Comment)
Services, Liberty, KY, for Rethel Proxedia Owens, Russell Co., KY (1928-2014) | (ID:29865, Comment)
4:00pmCTTime to check CM DIRECTORY of CHURCHES for Wednesday worship service schedules. | (ID:29594, Comment)
5:00pmCTChimes at the Evening, Downtown Columbia. Two selections | (ID:29567, Comment)
6:00pmCTNo. 10 Lindsey Wilson Volleyball faces IUS Wednesday night
Indiana U SE, Activities Center Gymnasium, 1 Grenadier DR, New Albany, IN. | (ID:29896, Comment)
7:00pmCTJerome Barber speaking at Praise Assembly/Aug. 27-28-29
Praise Assembly, 310 Jamestown Street, Columbia, KY | (ID:29850, Comment)
Youth Bible Study at Glens Fork United Methodist Church
Glens Fork United Methodist Church, 124 Hwy 900, Glens Fork, KY | (ID:29884, Comment)

 




















 
 
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