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LWC Men's Basketball falls to Cumberland 77-70

By Christopher Coombs

Lebanon, TN - The Lindsey Wilson men's basketball team fell in Mid-South Conference action on Saturday afternoon at the Dallas Floyd Phoenix Arena by a final score of 77-70. Lindsey Wilson lost after Cumberland was able to outscore the Blue Raiders, 33-18, over the final 12 minutes of the game after LWC led by as many as eight in the second half.

Lindsey Wilson is back in action when they hit the road for a MSC matchup with (RV) Georgetown College at 7pmCT in Georgetown, Kentucky.


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2019-01-05 20:12:08 | Comments | Printable version | See topic Sports

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What kind of mushrooms do we have here?



2019-01-05 - Downtown Columbia, KY - Photo by Linda Waggener, ColumbiaMagazine.com.
These interesting rust colored mushrooms were growing along the walk on Fortune Street in Columbia today. Anyone have knowledge of whether they're edible or not? - LW

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Senator Max Wise's Legislative Update


Download the survey here: 2019-District16-Wise-Legislative-Survey (PDF).

Personal political commentary/opinions of the writer

By State Senator Max Wise, (R-Campbellsville)
16th District: Adair, Clinton, Cumberland, McCreary, Russell, Taylor, and Wayne Counties

I want to express my appreciation to you for allowing me the privilege to serve as your state Senator. I will continue to work diligently to make sure your voice is heard in the Capitol.

On Tuesday, January 8, 2019, both houses of the General Assembly will begin a 30-day legislative session. My colleagues and I are addressing several important issues, such as school safety, job creation and education.

I appreciate citizens who have expressed their priorities and concerns in the past, and I am writing today to ask your opinion on important issues which face our state and will shape Kentucky's future.

I have [prepared] a survey covering some of the topics the General Assembly may consider during the 2019 Session.


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2019-01-05 16:09:31 | Comments | Printable version | See topic Politics

LWC Wrestling finishes 7th at NWCA National Duals

By Christopher Coombs

Louisville, KY - The Lindsey Wilson Wrestling team battled their way to a seventh place finish at the 2019 NWCA National Duals in Louisville, Kentucky on Saturday morning.

After a sluggish start against Southeastern that plagued the Blue Raiders in their first match of the day, the Blue Raiders were able to respond against Campbellsville in the seventh place match that saw them win 7-of-10 matches on their way to their third victory for the tournament.


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2019-01-05 15:53:53 | Comments | Printable version | See topic Sports

KSP: Searchers find body of missing Gamaliel woman

By Tpr. Nick Hale

Gamaliel, KY - On December 31st, 2018, at approximately 6:57PM, Monroe County dispatch received a 911 call from 19 year old Leah Carter of Gamaliel stating that she had attempted to cross a flooded bridge on Lyons Rd in Monroe County when her vehicle stalled out and was being swept away by flood waters.

Local Fire and Rescue and Law Enforcement personnel responded immediately and began searching for Ms. Carter. After unsuccessful search efforts that night, Ms. Carter's vehicle was located on the morning of January 1, 2019, at approximately 5:30amCT.

The vehicle was unoccupied and was located approximately 500 yards downstream from the location where Ms. Carter had attempted to cross the flooded bridge.

At approximately 10:47amCT on January 5, 2019, civilian volunteers, searching the area of East Fork Creek and Barren River, located the body of 19 year old Leah Carter. After five days of searching, her body was found on the river bank approximately five miles from the location where her car had been swept off of Lyons bridge on December 31st.


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2019-01-05 15:51:29 | Comments | Printable version | See topic Police and Fire Reports

Agenda for Columbia City Council meeting, Mon 7 Jan 2019

From Rhonda Loy, City Clerk

The Columbia City Council will hold a regular called meeting on Monday, January 7, 2019, at 6pmCT at City Hall, 116 Campbellsville St, Columbia, KY.

Agenda:


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Letter: Don't forget Extension Office

Billy Joe Fudge writes:
Wasn't the Extension office located there following the newspaper? --Billy Joe Fudge
Comments re article 101523 Letter Peggy Fudge remembers printing and more


2019-01-05 09:39:46 | Comments | Printable version | See topic Letters and Reader Feedback

LWC Basketball opens conference play at Cumberland

By Benjamin Riegger

The Lindsey Wilson men and women's basketball teams open up Mid-South Conference play on Saturday against Cumberland (TN) at Dallas Floyd Recreation Center in Lebanon, TN.

The Blue Raider women are set to tip off at 2pmCT with the men set to play afterwards at 4pmCT.


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2019-01-05 07:24:20 | Comments | Printable version | See topic Sports

Today - SATURDAY with CM - 5 Jan 2019

Haiku by Robert Stone for January 5, 2019:
Sad the speaker who
says return a long time off,
thinks perhaps never.
--Robert Stone, Saturday, 5 January 2019.
-1000 haiku twice now, now on to more days, Day 2671


2019-01-05 07:20:29 | Comments | Printable version | See topic Today

Text talk on Internet Safety at ACHS can help parents help kids

Parents can find help in order to help children be smart, safe, and respectful digital citizens when using technology at this event at ACHS Tuesday. Everyone is invited to attend.

By Jason Rector

Texting, livestreaming, Snapchat, Fortnite . . . Technology is changing fast, and many of us are struggling to stay one step ahead of our kids.

Please join us on Tuesday, January 8, 2019 at 5pmCT at the Adair County High School Cafeteria, 526 Indian Drive, Columbia, KY for a discussion on how to teach them to be smart, safe, and respectful digital citizens.

This very informative night will begin with a light meal followed by an Internet Safety presentation by students from each school then Jason Rector, District Network Engineer, and Kevin Atwood, School Resource Officer, will conduct an informative presentation for parents while students participate in fun, Internet Safety activities.


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Birthdays and Anniversaries for January 5
Happy Anniversary, Beth and Alan VanArsdale, (1993) | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Anniversary, David and Karen Grigsby (1990) | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Anniversary, Donnie and Pattie Bunch | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Anniversary, Glen and Kathy Hunt (1969) | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Anniversary, Tracy and Malissa McCarol (1999) | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Beverly Absher | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Blake Maulden (2007) | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Bradley Byrd (1992) | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Bryan Caldwell (1969) | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Charlene Sexton | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Danny Waggener | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, David Smith | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Donna Redmon (1970) | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Eva Cooley | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Josh Bell | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Landon Cook (2011) | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Lindsay and Lyle Miller (1990) | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Pamela Taylor | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Phyllis Ann Mayse | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Sandra Strong | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Sam Cowan, 85, Adair Co. native, World War II Veteran ( 1924) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Steve Chapman, Edmonton, KY (1970) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Willard L. Phillips, Taylor Co. KY native (1942) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Rebecca Lynn (Beccy) Keith, Adair Co., KY (1977) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Jack Mullins, Adair County, KY (1934 | (Updates/Corrections)
in Memory Birthday, Frances L. Wilson, Adair Co., KY (1925) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Judy A Richardson, Campbellsville, KY (1944-2013) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Mrs. Maglene Bean Davidson, Cumberland Co., KY (1923-2014) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Otha (Lonesome) Ingram, 73, Taylor County, KY (1940-2014) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Enola Holtman, 85, Russell County, KY (1929-2015) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Mr. Rondal Steven Patterson, 60, Campbellsville, KY (1955-2015) | (Updates/Corrections)
In memory birthday, Mary Ann Roth, Taylor Co., KY (1933-2015) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Ada Lou Bardin Pickett, 78, Green Co., KY (1937-2015) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Nancy Louise Maxey Brewington, 69, Cumberland County, KY (1946-2015) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Mr. Stanley Pace Keen, 73, Cumberland Co., KY (1942-2015) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Seth D. Wade, 87, Taylor Co., KY; Russell Co. native (1928-2015) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Lester (Dedi) Cundiff, Russell County, KY (1941-2016) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Stevie L. Peterson, 25, Russell Co., KY (1991-2016) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Garva Johnson, 79, Russell County, KY (1937-2016) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Lisa Renee Cowan, 47, Adair County, KY (1969-2016) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Mrs. Peggy Jean Beams, Taylor Co., KY/Green Co., KY native (1946-2017) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Mr. Udell Lee Patterson, Taylor Co., KY/Green Co. KY native (1943-2017) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Anna L. Walkup, Russell County, KY (1930-2017) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Marilyn Sue Robertson, Russell County, KY (1949-2018) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Peggy Wilcoxson Gilpin, 86, Taylor County, KY (1932) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Billy Jean Judd, Yosemite, Casey Co., KY (1929-2018) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Bobby Dale Bunch (1975-2009) | (Updates/Corrections)

Events scheduled for Saturday, January 5, 2019
All events are listed in Central Time. Submit your upcoming event using our Contact Form.
8:00amCTBoys Freshman ACHS Basketball vs Taylor County at ACMS | (ID:56520, Comment)
Egypt-Shiloh Men's Prayer Breakfast at Patty's Liberty Road Grocery and Deli | (ID:56526, Comment)
10:00amCTServices for Karen Denise Benningfield, 64, Campbellsville, KY (1954-2019) | (ID:56537, Comment)
11:00amCTServices for Joseph R. Ballou, 85, Columbia, KY (1933-2019) | (ID:56528, Comment)
11:30amCTBoys Freshman ACHS Basketball vs Campbellsville at ACMS | (ID:56521, Comment)
NoonCTServices for Harry Taggart, 79, Russell Springs, KY (1939-2018) | (ID:56510, Comment)
1:00pmCTService for Mildred Jones, 79, Casey County, KY native (1939-2018) | (ID:56531, Comment)
3:00pmCTGirls Junior Varsity ACHS Basketball vs Larue County, John Burr Memorial Gymnasium | (ID:56522, Comment)
Girls Varsity ACHS Basketball vs Larue County, John Burr Memorial Gymnasium | (ID:56523, Comment)
4:00pmCTBoys Varsity ACHS Basketball vs Gallatin County - LWC Classic, John Burr Memorial Gymnasium | (ID:56524, Comment)

 





















 
 
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