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Guy seeks information on Catfish Auction

Guy asks
Recently I heard of a catfish auction featuring Kentucky raised cats. Trouble is I didn't get the particulars, or even remember where I heard about it. Old age . . It would have been either ColumbiaMagazine.com, or maybe 92.7 the Wave. Can you help??? - GUY, Craving fresh catfish in Gradyville, Paradise USA.
You probably read about it here AND heard it on The Wave 92.7: Our story by Barbara Armitage is at: FM2 extra: Kentucky farm raised catfish fillet auction. Windy Hieatt, a student at Kentucky State University, will be be auctioning fresh Kentucky farm raised catfish fillets at FM2 on Saturday July 15, 2017 and all proceeds will be donated to support the Farmers Market on the Square, Corner Merchant & Campbellsville Streets, Columbia, KY. Saturday the market is open 8am-1pmCT.


2017-07-14 20:24:31 | Comments | Printable version

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2017-07-14 - Downtown Columbia, KY - Photo by Linda Waggener, columbiamagazine.com.
Axtyn, a curious two-year-old toddler, discovered this outdated land line phone and even though he is growing up in a world of cell phones, had no trouble knowing what its purpose was. He did have a little challenge knowing which end of the old receiver went to his ear and which went to his mouth, but he completely understood the concept. He clearly anticipated an answer, saying patiently over and over and over to the phone, "Huh-wo?"

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Ricky David (Doc) Walker, 62, Metcalfe County, KY (1955-2017)

He was a musician. He leaves 15 direct living descendants.
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Ricky David "Doc" Walker age 62 of Edmonton, KY, passed away Thursday, July 13, 2017 at T.J. Samson Community Hospital in Glasgow, KY.

Funeral services will be held 2pmCT, Sunday, July 16, 2017, at Butler Funeral Home, 201 East Street, Edmonton, KY, with burial in the Walker Cemetery. Visitation will be 5pm-8pmCT, Saturday, July 15, 2017, and after 9amCT, Sunday at the funeral home.


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2017-07-14 20:10:04 | Comments | Printable version | See topic Obituaries

Ms. Leeangelica Nicole Skaggs, 30, Taylor Co., KY (1987-2017)

Ms. Skaggs professed faith in Christ and was of the Holiness faith. She was a proud and supportive mother, and loved her entire family. Always a fan of Marilyn Monroe, she also enjoyed watching the Cincinnati Bengals or the UK Wildcats. She leaves two direct living descendants
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Ms. Leeangelica Nicole Skaggs, 30, of Campbellsville, KY passed away on Wednesday, July 12, 2017 at her home after an extended illness.

There will be a funeral service to honor the life of Ms. Skaggs on Sunday, July 16, 2017 at 11amCT/12pmNoonET, in the chapel of the L.R. Petty Funeral Home, 1765 New Columbia Road, Campbellsville, KY. Frank Boils will be officiating. Burial will follow in the Jones Chapel Cemetery, Hwy 1752, Taylor County, KY. The family will receive friends at the funeral home on 4pm-7pmCT/5pm-8pmET, Saturday, July 15, 2017.


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2017-07-14 16:28:08 | Comments | Printable version | See topic Obituaries

Marvin Haynes, 61, Taylor Co., KY/Green Co. native (1955-2017)

He was a native of Green County, KY, and a resident of Taylor County, KY at the time of his death. He was a retired employee of Kroger in Campbellsville, KY. He was the son of Gertrude Wright Haynes, who survives, and the late George Lewis Haynes. His wife of 32 years, Suellen Moore Haynes, survives. He leaves six direct living descendants. He was a member of the Green River Memorial Baptist Church.
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Marvin Haynes, 61, of Campbellsville, KY, died at 12:40amET, Friday, July 14, 2017 in Campbellsville

The funeral service will be at 12pmCT/1pmET, Monday, July 17, 2017 at Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home, 418 Lebanon Avenue, Campbellsville, KY, by Dr. James E. Jones. Burial will be in Campbellsville Memorial Gardens, 700 Old US 68, Campbellsville, KY. Visitation is 4pm-7pmCT/5pm-8pmET, Sunday, July 16, 2017 at Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home.


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2017-07-14 15:58:52 | Comments | Printable version | See topic Obituaries

Gov. Bevin appoints George Nichols III as WKU Regent

New regent is senior vice president in the Office of Governmental Affairs for New York Life Insurance Company. He served as Kentucky Commissioner of Insurance and special advisor to Kentucky Gov. Paul Patton and also as executive director of the Kentucky Health Policy Board during the Patton Administration.
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From Western Kentucky University

BOWLING GREEN, KY - Kentucky Gov. Matt Bevin has appointed George Nichols III of Potomac, Maryland, to the Board of Regents at Western Kentucky University.

Nichols, a 1983 WKU graduate, will be sworn in during the board's July 28 meeting.


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2017-07-14 15:17:01 | Comments | Printable version | See topic Education

Adair student among 250 completing KY GSA program

Savannah Starks, Adair County High School, was among 250 completing the program in the 30th Annual Governor's School for the Arts held at Centre College in Danville, KY
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From Governor's School for the arts

This summer, The Kentucky Center hosted more than 250 eager young artists from every region of the commonwealth, as The Kentucky Center Governor's School for the Arts (GSA) took place at Danville's Centre College from June 18 to July 8. Among them was Savannah Starks, whose focus is instrumental music, at Adair County High School in Columbia, KY.


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2017-07-14 14:28:55 | Comments | Printable version

The Helicopters: Jon Halsey reports 'Spy in the Sky' at Knifley

Jon Halsey writes:
Knifley area has experienced some "Spy in the Sky" activity lately. I assume they are looking for the Burly alternative. - Jon Halsey
Comments re article 91624 Granny Nannie asks if helicopters are spraying for mosquitoes


2017-07-14 12:21:10 | Comments | Printable version

Adair Co. ABC Quarter 2: Regulatory Fee's Collected

Report to the People

Adair Co. ABC collected $6,963.22 in regulatory fees for April-June 2017. Regulatory fee's collected do not reflect any license fee credits taken and only reflect sales located outside the city limits. Shannon Sexton, Adair Co. ABC Deputy Admin/Investigator


2017-07-14 11:45:23 | Comments | Printable version

Granny Nannie asks if helicopters are spraying for mosquitoes

Granny Nannie wants to know:
Has there been any aerial spraying for mosquitoes in Adair County within the past two or three weeks. She has reports of low flying planes and a few days later no butterflies, moths or bees. - Granny Nannie
Thanks: We'll watch for reports. Maybe some readers know.- EW


2017-07-14 11:39:36 | Comments | Printable version

Jeffery Wayne (Jed) York, 53, Albany, KY/formerly Adair Co., KY (1963-2017)

He worked at Gaddie Shamrock for 35 years, starting while he lived in Albany, Clinton County, KY, where he spent all his childhood, and later in Columbia, KY. He recently returned back to live in Albany. His mother, Ann York, and wife, Joyce York, survive. He leaves five direct living descendants, including several in Adair County, Clinton County and elsewhere. He was a former youth pastor of the First Church of Nazarene in Columbia, KY, and later was pastor of the Russell Springs Church of the Nazarene. He loved people and tried to live the way God wanted him to live.
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Jeffery Wayne "Jed" York, died Wednesday, July 12, 2017, in Albany, KY. A Celebration of his Life will be at 2pmCT, Saturday, July 15, 2017, at the Albany Church of the Nazarene, 590 Nazarene Road, Albany, KY. Visitation will be 10am-2pmCT, Saturday, at the church.


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2017-07-14 11:13:16 | Comments | Printable version | See topic Obituaries

Willenia Curry: Airing grievance on placement of speed limit sign

By Willenia Curry

I was driving through town this morning and was coming out of Columbia on 61 South and realized that the speed limit sign that changes speed limit to 55 is just before the stop light at 61 and Veterans Parkway and just thought: wouldn't it be safer to have that sign placed on the other side of the light because you can't even see the stop light where the speed limit sign is located.

Just a thought, but don't believe you should go from 45 to 55 within less than a quarter of a mile from a major intersection. It's fine for those of us who live here and pass that way everyday; but, for those from out of town it just seems to me it would be safer. Thank you for listening to my grievance. --Willenia Curry


2017-07-14 10:11:03 | Comments | Printable version

(Ad) Fundraising fish fry at Second Christian Church

Second Christian Church, 829 Burkesville Street, Columbia, KY, will be having a fund raising fish fry , at 11amCT-??? Friday, July 14, 2017All are welcome to stop by, or call 270-805-1646 for orders to go - Bill Wheat.
See Second Christian Church photo/services details in CM Directory of Churches


2017-07-14 05:57:09 | Comments | Printable version

(Ad) Adair County Farmers Market - Fri 14 Jul 2017

Five vendors are here today, with the finest selection of the season so far
By Margie Rooks

The Adair County Farmers Market, Parking Lot, Adair County Extension Office, 409 Fairground Street, Columbia, KY, is OPEN 6am-10amCT, TODAY, 6am-10amCT (or until sold out), Friday, July 14, 2017 with the following:
Cabbage and Green Onions, Sweet Green Bell Peppers. Hot Peppers, Cayenne and Hot Bananas, Cucumbers, Yellow Squash, Zucchini of all Sizes, Green Beans: Romas, Tenderettes and White Stick Beans. Eggplant. Tomatoes: Green, Red, Yellow and Pink. Red and White Potatoes. PEACHES: Contenders.
Today's Early Birds, here at 6amCT here are: Margie Rooks, Holly Kerns, David Herbst, Danny Burris, and Jonah Price. We'll do our best to let you know if others arrive. The Market is open Tuesdays and Fridays, same hours, same location. We look forward to see you today. (Sponsored)


2017-07-14 05:39:03 | Comments | Printable version | See topic Farm and Garden

Volunteers needed in 71 KY counties to review cases of children in foster care

Kentucky Kids in Foster Homes: Adair, Casey, Cumberland, Metcalfe, Russell, and Taylor not on list for volunteers in - Green is. But volunteers from any county can help in other counties.
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By Jamie Neal
News from Commonwealth News Center

FRANKFORT, KY, (12 Jul 2017) - Citizen Foster Care Review Boards in 71 Kentucky counties are seeking volunteers to make a difference in the lives of local children in foster care and other out-of-home care. The boards are in need of volunteers to review cases of children placed in care because of dependency, neglect or abuse to ensure they are placed in safe, permanent homes as quickly as possible.


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2017-07-14 04:23:57 | Comments | Printable version

Today, FRIDAY with CM - 14 Jul 2017

On this corresponding Friday, One Year Ago
There was the first hint of the start of one of the saddest periods in Adair County History, when Adair Countians of a tragedy at Lake Lanier, GA. It was in CM Magazine as a Daily Newspaper for FRIDAY, July 15, 2017.


Haiku by Robert Stone for July 14, 2017:
To be free from drab,
to be with one’s beloved,
magical moments.
--Robert Stone, Friday, 14 July 2017.
-1000 haiku twice now, now on to more days, Day 2131



2017-07-14 03:35:03 | Comments | Printable version | See topic Today


Birthdays and Anniversaries for July 14
Happy Anniversary, Chasity and Jamie Yarberry (2001) | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Anniversary, Daryl and Candi Flatt | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Anniversary, Don and Carol Burton | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Anniversary, P. J. and Andrea Burris (2001) | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Anniversary, Ricky and Diane Gaskin, (1990) | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Anniversary, Ryan and Trista Moss | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Bob Higgins | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Brandon Wright | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Briley Aaron Cox (2002) | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Chase Allen Hutcheson (2011) | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Donnel Walker, (1946) | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Elizabeth McGaha | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Jacob Tyler Scott (2009) | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Jadie Elizabeth Smith (2002) | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Jason Rector (1980) | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Jayden Chass Isabelle | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Joyce Sneed | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Kaylee Brooke Sneed (2009) | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Margaret Wright | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Pam Montgomery | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy birthday, Reese Bardin (2009) | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Sheena Kelsay (1982) | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Sias Grant | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Timothy Franklin (2004) | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birtrhday, Gary Spoon | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Laura Farmer, 88, Casey Co., KY native (1924-2013) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Randall "Buck" Melton, Cumberland Co., KY (1939-2010) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Garland Brinkley Russell, Green Co., KY (1942) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, David Adams, Taylor Co., KY (1939) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Ollie Moore, Edmonton, KY (1921) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, James Michael O'Banion, Taylor Co., KY (1953) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Decatur Owens, Russell County, KY (1934) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Mrs. Gloria Jean Milby, Green County, KY (1940-2013) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Rosa Lee Combs Wright Johnson, Green County, KY (1920-2014) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Phillip Harold (Phil) Hicks, Taylor Co., KY (1955-2015) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Georgina E. Smith, Breeding, KY (1963-2015) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Teri Genakos, Adair County, KY (1956-2015) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Frank Hayes Gregory, Taylor Co., KY (1933-2015) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Larry Wayne White, Metcalfe County, KY (1960-2015) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Ralph Roberts, 70, Casey County, KY (1946-2016) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Mr. David Thomas Patterson, Summersville, KY (1955-2016) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Mark Read, 56, Taylor County, KY (1960-2016) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Elizabeth Shelley Collins Webb, Adair Co., KY (1923-2016) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Catherine Janes, Columbia, KY (1945-2016) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Joe Bailey, 79, Taylor County, KY (1937-2017) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Mr. Delmar L. Jones, Taylor Co., KY (1935-2017) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Silas Grant | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Young Loy (1931) | (Updates/Corrections)

Events scheduled for Friday, July 14, 2017
All events are listed in Central Time. Submit your upcoming event using our Contact Form.
6:00amCTFriday Adair Farmers Market Open - Who's Here/What's Here
at Adair County Extension Office Parking Lot, 409 Fairground Street. (Tue & Fri 6am-10amCT). What's Here, Who's Here Today - NICK ROY, Adair County Agent. (Sponsored) | (ID:48320, Comment)
7:00amCT Adair Recycling Center, 32 Service RD, Columbia, KY / 270-378-0782
Hours: the Recycling Center are Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday from 7am-3pmCt. Thursday and Friday bins are available outside of the center and the Supervisor will be in and out of the shelter from 7am-3pmCT. --Andrea Waggener | (ID:48321, Comment)
8:00amCTMetcalfe County Farmers Market open 8am-1pmCT, every Friday, cross from the extension office, 422 East Street, Edmonton, KY | (ID:48322, Comment)
10:00amCTT.J. Health Columbia ribbon cutting for new inpatient unit | (ID:48270, Comment)
11:00amCTService, 11amCT/12noonET, Liberty, KY, for Denton Elmore, Kings Mountain, KY (1949-2017) | (ID:48289, Comment)
(Ad) Fundraising fish fry at Second Christian Church | (ID:48333, Comment)
11:30amCTAC Board of Education Central Office, 1204 Greensburg Street, Columbia, KY will be closing at 11:30amCT starting Friday, June 2, 2017 through Friday, July 28, 2017. - Pamela A. Stephens, Ed.D., Interim Superintendent. | (ID:47639, Comment)
NoonCTChimes at Noon, Downtown Columbia. Two selections | (ID:48323, Comment)
POST YOUR EVENT FASTER: If your event is very important to you and the community, send it in the body of an email, with only edwaggener@gmail.com in the address line. Or call 270-250-2730. Or only to CM Contact-Submit. We check filtered items - those to multiple addressees when time permits. | (ID:48334, Comment)
1:00pmCTServices, Green County, KY for Volen Layton McMahan, Green County, KY (1934-2017) | (ID:48326, Comment)
5:00pmCTADAIR COUNTY BAND BINGO - at Adair Band Bingo Building - Doors Open 5pmCT - Close 10pmCT Bingo is each Tuesday and Friday. Open 5pm-10pmCT/6pm/11pmET, in the Adair Band Bingo Building, 50 Shady Lane (Bing Map/Direction from Anywhere) Columbia, KY. License # ORG0002285. Five Regular Games, Pull Tabs, and Much More. Concessions available at all sessions. (Sponsored) | (ID:48324, Comment)
Pause for Chimes in the Evening, Downtown Columbia. Two selections | (ID:48325, Comment)
6:00pmCTVacation Bible School, themed Galactic Starveyors at New Beginnings Church of God, 207 N Main Street, Edmonton, KY, will be nightly at 6pmCT, 10-14 Jul 2017. - Joshua Grider, pastor. - (DETAILS) | (ID:48082, Comment)
Columbia First Church of the Nazarene, 1200 Jamestown Street, Columbia, KY, will have Vacation Bible School, 6pm-8pmCT each evening, Wed-Thu-Fri, 12-13-14 Jul 2017. - Mary Anna Burns (STORY) | (ID:48214, Comment)
Vacation Bible School at Plum Point Baptist Church | (ID:48284, Comment)
Journey to Recovery meeting at Agape House - Laverne Hadley | (ID:48301, Comment)
7:00pmCTTheatrefest! Lying in State. Comedy. V.P. Henry Auditorium, 210 Lindsey Wilson Street, Columbia, KY. (STORY/THEATREFEST! SCHEDULE) | (ID:47797, Comment)

 
























 
 
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