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CU students travel and learn about ethical decision making

By Kasey Ricketts, communications assistant
Office of University Communications

CAMPBELLSVILLE, Ky. -- Inspiring students for 40 years now, the College Ethics Symposium has strived to challenge young adults to live a life that makes a difference by setting a positive example of what is right, good, honest, and fair.

"We hope students will discover new frame works to assist in making ethical decisions in all aspects of their personal and professional lives without compromising fundamental moral values," Jim Webb, chairman, said.


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2017-11-03 16:56:16 | Comments | Printable version

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CU students with host families



2017-11-03 - Photo by Keagan Thein, Ethics Symposium Activities Coordinator. During the Ethics Symposium, host families opened their homes to guests for a place of lodging and providing dinner. These were Campbellsville University host families. From left are: Front row — Breanne Ward, Raven Moore and CU staff member Kasey Ricketts. Back row — Susan Parrish, Ed Parrish, Miwa Tabata, Sayaka Kochi, Joe Patton and Susan Patton.
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Traffic alert: Overturned semi cleanup blocks KY 55 S Rd.

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By Mike Keltner, Adair County Emergency Manager

Traffic is alert to an overturned semi-trailer truck, in the 8600 block of on KY 55 South Road, south of Glens Fork, KY, at Cedar Creek.

KY 55 will be closed intermittently during truck removal. Motorists should avoid the area and use caution when traffic is allowed to pass the accident. The accident occurred mid-afternoon, Friday, November 3, 2017.


2017-11-03 16:26:35 | Comments | Printable version | See topic Police and Fire Reports

Columbia P & Z to review site development plans for car lot

The City of Columbia Planning and Zoning Commission will hold a special called meeting at 6:10pmCT, Thursday, November 9 at City Hall, 116 Campbellsville Street, Columbia, KY. The purpose of the meeting is to review site development plans for Ernie Harper. Plans are for a car lot to be located on Campbellsville Road (PVA Map #000-01 09-001.00). - Jada Coomer, Secretary to P & Z Board.



2017-11-03 15:05:58 | Comments | Printable version

Putting words in Blue's mouth - Larry Clark

Larry Clark writes:
In my opinion the cat is saying, "if I was big enough I could take u out" .just saying... - Larry Clark
Comments re photo 75611 Cattalkers Know the question on Blues mind


2017-11-03 11:47:20 | Comments | Printable version

Sharon Whitehursts hints that Willis may be the superior cat

Comments re photo 75611 Cattalkers Know the question on Blue's mind Sharon Whitehurst writes:
Blue is obviously a very intelligent representative of the feline species. Might his savvy, re humans, challenge even that of the legendary Willis? - Sharon Whitehurst
Uh-oh - Hadn't thought of Willis. Ever since I reached 25 years old, my memory hasn't been so good - or is this a sign that the world needs more Willis the Cat nowadays? I am reviewing the situation. -EW


2017-11-03 10:02:16 | Comments | Printable version


Boil Water Advisory: Antioch area/Burkesville Road - CAUD

Date Issued 11/3/2017. Time Issued 9:15amET. Posted on CM: 9:22amCT

A BOIL WATER ADVISORY is in effect for consumers of Columbia Adair Utilities District for customers
from 7917 Burkesville Road to 9135 Burkesville Road, Antioch Church Road, F Burris Road, Bird Road, D Gowen Road, R Gowen Road
The advisory has been issued due to main line Leak.

Following such an event, the potential exists for bacteriological contamination of the water supply therefore this Boil Water Advisory has been issued as a precautionary measure.

Until further notice, boil all water used for drinking and cooking, bringing the water to a rolling boil for three minutes before using.

This advisory will remain in effect until the situation has been corrected and test results have shown the water to be of an acceptable quality.

For more information concerning the Boil Water Advisory, contact Lennon Stone at Columbia Adair Utilities District, 270-384-2181.

CAUD is an equal opportunity provider and employer. "Deaf, Hard of Hearing and Speech Impaired users, call the Kentucky Relay Service at 800-648-6056. Give the communications assistant our phone number to contact us."



2017-11-03 09:06:25 | Comments | Printable version

Fall time change: Set your clocks back one hour Saturday night

Kentucky Press News Service

Daylight Saving Time will end at 2am local time on Sunday. Kentuckians will get back the hour of sleep they lost during the spring time change in March.

When going to bed on Saturday night, adjust your clocks back one hour. For example, if going to bed at 11pm local time Saturday, turn your clocks to 10pm local time. That way, your clocks will be accurate when you awaken Sunday.

Since 2007, daylight saving time begins in most states on the second Sunday of March and ends in November on the first Sunday. Thursday, December 21 will be the shortest day of 2017. Daylight will continue to decrease until that day. After that, days will get slightly longer - about two more minutes of daylight each day.


2017-11-03 09:00:02 | Comments | Printable version

Ed Heustis writes suggestions for Needs Assessment

Ed Heustis writes:
Improve infrastructure to attract new business and improve the local economy. Make improvements focused on the type of business that would do well in this area. Use what is already in place and can be improved to determine what business the area needs/has. Work with locals - Lindsey Wilson, etc. to determine what would make the area better for both citizens and community.

I am not from Adair County, but I sense a strong feeling of community pride and potential every time I visit. - Ed Heustis
Comments re article 93686 Wants followup on findings of Youth Needs Assessment


2017-11-03 08:55:46 | Comments | Printable version

Agenda for City Council meeting Mon 06 Nov 2017

Several sidewalk items on agenda. New member of Parks & Recreation board recommendation, too.

Agenda for the October Regular Called Meeting of the Columbia City Council. This meeting will be held on Monday, November 6, 2017, at 6pmCT in City Hall with the following Agenda:


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2017-11-03 08:35:21 | Comments | Printable version

TRAFFIC ALERT: Kentucky Welcome Center on KY/TN line closed


Update to earlier story below, 9:42amCT. 3 Nov 2017: The Kentucky Welcome Center on the Kentucky-Tennessee Border on northbound I-65 in Simpson County has been reopened. The Welcome Center was temporarily closed for about two hours due to a semi-truck fire on the ramp. Wes Watt

By Wes Watt, KYTC District 3 Public Information Officer

BOWLING GREEN, KY. (Received at 7:29amCT -Fri 3 Nov 2017) – The Kentucky Welcome Center on the Kentucky-Tennessee Border is temporarily closed due to a truck fire on the ramp. Kentucky Transportation Cabinet District 3 crews are on scene as well as the local fire department. The closure is expected to last several hours while cleanup and removal of the truck is completed.


2017-11-03 07:22:06 | Comments | Printable version

Adair Youth Needs Assessment program finds Youth, Adults agreeing

In full article: Answer to question: If you were given $500,000 to address challenges in the community, what you would do and what you want Adair County to look like in ten years?. Both Youth and Adults in survey groups identify same two biggest challenges facing county as drugs and poverty. For more details, click on headline and read full story and most important of all: The Next Step
Response to: Joyce Coomer wants followup on findings of Youth Needs Assessment

By Tony Rose, Adair County Extension Agent for 4-H & Youth

During the Youth Needs Assessment program held on Friday, October 27 at the Adair County Cooperative Extension Office, a group of youth and adults were asked a series of questions related to their community. They were asked to list the most positive things about Adair County and what they would like the community to look like in ten years. They also created a list of what they perceived to be the biggest challenges for the community and ways to address those impediments.


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2017-11-03 07:19:43 | Comments | Printable version

Beshear, AGs seek to broaden lawsuit in alleged drug price conspiracy

Attorneys general in several states - including Kentucky and all surrounding states: Illinois, Indiana, Missouri, Ohio, Tennessee, Virginia and West Virginia, are among the group of plaintiffs in the lawsuit. want to name 18 drug manufacturers, 15 generic drugs in ongoing lawsuit, alleging pharmaceutical companies conspired to Raise Generic Drug Prices

By Terry Sebastian and Crystal Staley
News from Attorney General Andy Beshear's office

FRANKFORT, KY (2 Nov 2017) - Attorney General Andy Beshear and a group of AGs are asking a federal judge for the authority to name additional drug manufacturers and drugs in its pending multistate lawsuit that alleges widespread collusion among pharmaceutical companies to reduce competition and increase the price of generic drugs.

If granted, the amended December 2016 lawsuit would increase the number of generic drug manufacturer defendants from six to 18 and the number of drugs at issue in the litigation from two to 15.


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2017-11-03 06:33:31 | Comments | Printable version

Today - FRIDAY with CM - 03 Nov 2017

Haiku by Robert Stone for November 3, 2017:
Can one be so cold
one ceases to feel afraid,
only thinking home.
--Robert Stone, Friday, 3 November 2017.
-1000 haiku twice now, now on to more days, Day 2243



2017-11-03 03:16:54 | Comments | Printable version | See topic Today


Birthdays and Anniversaries for November 3
Happy Anniversary, Keith and Cindy Gilbert (2001) | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Holden Bryce Gabehart | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Alexia Sharee Snider (2004) | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Belinda Jane Rice (1961) | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Byron Chandler Corbin (2000) | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Chris Cravens | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Craig Cravens | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Crystal Tucker | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Isabella Marie Savage (2011) | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Joseph Willis | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Kylie Grace Cowan (2005) | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Linda Taylor (1950) | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Michelle Moore (November 11, 1978) | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Randy Hatcher | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Terry Rice | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Tonya Powell | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Warren Willis | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, James Henry Pierce (November 3, 1928 - September 19, 2009) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Geneva Smith Ferguson, Cumberland Co., KY (1919) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Klarissa Grace Moore, newborn, (2010-2010) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Terry D. Lay, Casey Co., KY (1955) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Maxine Phillips, Campbellsville, KY (1924) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Beatrice Walters, Russell Co., KY (1924) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Lois Edwards Tompkins, Green Co., KY (1956) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Ola Lawhorn, Adair County, KY (1919) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Bobby Goodman, Casey County, KY (1936) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Mildred W. Emerson Randolph, Casey Co. KY (1935) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Anna Lee Graybeal, Taylor County, KY (1925-2013) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Pauline C. Power, 83, Russell County, KY (1929-2013) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Eva Anderson, 83, Russell Co., KY (1929-2013) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Bro. Orville E. Noe, Green County, KY (1921-2014) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Norris L. Long, 89, Jamestown, KY (1926-2015) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Mr. Roy Charles, Taylor Co., KY (1939-2015) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Martha Ann Revis Collier, 74, Adair Co., KY (1941-2015) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Dellie Jewel Feese Evans Johnson, 88, Adair Co., KY native (1927-2016) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Vernon Lee "Pete" McKinney, 80, Adair Co., KY (1935-2016) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Mr. Clayton Eugene Edwards, 62, Green Co., KY (1953-2016) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Ruel H. (Sonny) Wilson, Taylor Co., KY (1939-2017) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Mr. Samuel F. Cook, Green County, KY (1936-2017) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Mr. Douglas Dewayne (Bubba) McAfee, Jr., 48, Adair Co., KY (1968-2017) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Garland (GB) Lanham, Casey County, KY (1934-2017) | (Updates/Corrections)
Services, Russell Springs, KY, for Laverne Grider, 78, Russell Co., KY (1936-2015) | (Updates/Corrections)

Events scheduled for Friday, November 3, 2017
All events are listed in Central Time. Submit your upcoming event using our Contact Form.
MidnightCT

EVENTS for TODAY - no set starting time

A Boil Water Advisory is in effect for consumers of Columbia Adair Utilities District for customers from 7917 Burkesville Road to 9135 Burkesville Road, Antioch Church Road, F Burris Road, Bird Road, D Gowen Road, R Gowen Road. See details/precautions: Boil Water Advisory: Issued Fri 3 Nov 2017, at 9:15amCT. KYTC District 3 traffic impact 30 Oct through 3 Nov 2017

CM Classifieds are working wonders - ESPECIALLY on Weekends. Better post now. ColumbiaMagazine.com advertising is hot. Classifieds work fast, especially on weekends. That's good! The faster they do their job the better for the advertiser and for us. CM Rentals. There's a new ad this morning for a very affordable house available For Rent, or for sale. Better hurry, though, rentals in this price range go fast. To send a classified and get quick posting, 1) Call 270-250-2730 if you need help. 2) Always check RATES and TERMS, CM Classifieds for costs.
Please assume there will be a charge for any advertising on CM, but there are a few very popular categories which are free or discounted.

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6:00amCT

EVENTS with SPECIFIC START TIMES BELOW

Fall forest fire hazard season is in effect!! 1 Oct- Dec 15, 2017 - Donald Hare -(DETAILS) See also: Fire Season Advice, paired graphics from Jason Upchurch, Adair 911 | (ID:50402, Comment)
7:00amCTAdair County Middle School, 322 Gen John Adair Drive, Columbia, KY, accepting nominations for a minority parent representative to serve on the SBDM. 2-9 Nov 2017 - Alma Rich Principal DETAILS | (ID:50390, Comment)
Adair Recycling Center, 32 Service Road, Columbia, KY / 270-378-0782 Hours: Mon-Tue-Wed from 7am-3pmCT. Thu-Fri Bins are available outside; Supervisor will be in and out of shelter from 7am-3pmCT. | (ID:50407, Comment)
8:00amCT7 County Area Court: Circuit Courts. District Courts, at at Glance. Not Official. 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. No (0) Events in District Court.
Casey County Judicial Center, 231 Courthouse Square, Liberty, KY. One (1) 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. No (0) Event(s) District Court.
Green County Judicial Center, 200 W. Court Street, Greensburg, KY. No (0) Court Event(s) Circuit Court. No (0) Court Event(s) District Court.
Metcalfe County, Judicial Center, 201 E. Stockton Street, Edmonton, KY. No (0) Court Events in Circuit Court. No (0) 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. Twenty-two (22) (0) Court Event(s) in District Court.
Not an official docket. For official court information, check with circuit court clerk in your county. | (ID:50404, Comment)
9:00amCTToday at the Adair County Public Library, 307 Greensburg Street, Columbia, KY. - Open 8am-5pmCT. Miss Aleina. Born Academy 5:30pm. Miss Aleina. Bookmobile 8:30am-3:30pmCT, Pellyton Run 80 Run. | (ID:50403, Comment)
10:00amCTServices 10amCT/11amET, Campbellsville, KY, for Nancy Bloyd Nolley, Taylor County, KY (1940-2017) | (ID:50399, Comment)
11:00amCTService, Clear Springs Cemetery, Russell County, KY, for Margaret Irvin, 83, Russell Co., KY (1945-2017) | (ID:50363, Comment)
NoonCTService, Campbellsville, KY, for Buford (Butch) Abell, Bradfordsville, KY (1939-2017) | (ID:50376, Comment)
Services, Russell Springs, KY, for Matrie Elaine Wade, Russell County, KY (1925-2017) | (ID:50384, Comment)
Chimes at Noon, Downtown Columbia. Two selections | (ID:50405, Comment)
1:00pmCTServices, 1pmCT/2pmET, Campbellsville, KY, for Darrell Phillips, Taylor County, KY (1949-2017) | (ID:50398, Comment)
Early Release Friday for students in the Adair County School District. Each Friday 1 Sep 2017 through 27 Apr 2018. | (ID:50406, Comment)
4:00pmCTTrinity United Methodist Church Annual Fish Fry - Donations accepted. - Connie Scott. STORY | (ID:50134, 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:50409, Comment)
6:30pmCTDarrel Robertson at Journey to Recovery - Laverne Hadley STORY | (ID:50364, Comment)
7:00pmCTLWC Theatre to presents: "The Importance of Being Earnest" - Jeremy Cloyd (STORY/FULL SCHEDULE of PERFORMANCES) | (ID:49623, Comment)

 

























 
 
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