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Gospel meeting at CBC 17-20 April 2016

A Call to Spiritual Renewal Gospel meeting, at Columbia Baptist Church, 201 Greensburg Street, Columbia, KY starts Sunday, April 17 at 6:30pmCT, then continues Monday-Wednesday, April 18-20, 2016 at 7pmCT nightly. Bro. Mike Sledge from Knoxville, TN will be speaking. Bro. David Johnson of Campbellsville, KY, will be leading the music. Everyone in the community is invited to join us in this time of spiritual renewal. - William Sandell, Church Administrator

2016-04-07 15:38:21 | Comments | Printable version

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James V. (Jimmy) Beams, 82, Green Co., KY (1933-2016)



2016-04-07 - 206 S Main Street, Greensburg, KY - Photo Cowherd & Parrott Funeral Home.
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Joe Birdwell thinks RC waterfall at end of Fox Point Road,

Joe Birdwell writes:
looks like the one at the end of Fox Point Poad in Jamestown; not sure on the name -joe birdwell
Comments re article 82362 Q Where in Russell Co is waterfall What is its name


2016-04-07 15:12:18 | Comments | Printable version

Taylor Co. Man sentenced for possession of child porn

Receives term of 18 years in prison. Total of 270,000 child porn images found on various servers in residence.

From Commonwealth News Center
News from KY Attorney General Andy Beshear

FRANKFORT, KY. (7 Apr 2016) - Attorney General Andy Beshear and his Department of Criminal Investigations today announced Cary W. Pembleton, 55, of Taylor County, has been sentenced to 18 years in prison for possessing 270,000 child porn images.


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2016-04-07 15:10:42 | Comments | Printable version

Mrs. Elmer Hickerson Gipson, 93, Taylor Co., KY (1922-2016)

She was a member of the South Campbellsville Baptist Church. She was the daughter of the late Milton Tungate and Elnora Herron Tungate. She leaves nine direct living descendants.
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Mrs. Elmer Hickerson Gipson, 93, of Campbellsville, KY, died at 4:50pmET, Wednesday, April 6, 2016 in Campbellsville.

The funeral services will be at 10amCT/11amET, Saturday, April 9, 2016 at Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home, 418 Lebanon Avenuem Campbellsville, KY, by Rev. Shaun Caudill and Rev. Jim Durham. Burial will be in Campbellsville Memorial Gardens, 700 Old US 68, Campbellsville, KY. Visitation will be 4pm-7pmCT/5pm-8pmET, Friday, April 8, 2016 at Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home.


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2016-04-07 14:59:52 | Comments | Printable version | See topic Obituaries

James V. (Jimmy) Beams, 82, Green Co., KY (1933-2016)

He had made a profession of faith in Christ and was a member of the Aetna Grove Baptist Church. He was retired from Kentucky Trailers. Was a veteran of the Korean War having served in the United States Army. He was also a member of the American Legion Hodgenville Post, and the V.F.W. James L. Pruitt Post #5813. His wife of 61 years, Barbara White Beams, survives. She leaves 15 direct living descendants.
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Mr. James V. "Jimmy" Beams of Greensburg, Kentucky, departed this life on Sunday, April 3, 2016 at the University of Louisville Hospital, Louisville, KY.

The funeral services for Mr. James V. "Jimmy" Beams will be conducted at 10amCT, Friday, April 8, 2016 at the Cowherd and Parrott Funeral Home, 206 S Main Street, Greensburg, KY, with burial to follow in the Bennett Cemetery. Bro. Dan Perkins will be officiating. Visitation is requested from 4pmCT until 8pmCT, Thursday, April 7, 2016, at the Cowherd and Parrott Funeral Home and after 7amCT, Friday until time of the funeral service.


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2016-04-07 14:31:24 | Comments | Printable version | See topic Obituaries

Bro. Vernon Luttrell at Flatwoods SBC 10 Apr 2016

Bro. Vernon Luttrell will be Preaching at Flatwoods Separate Baptist Church 1025 Wheeler Hill, Road Columbia, KY Sunday, April 10, 2016 at 11amCT. Sunday School starts at 10amCT. Pastor Bro. B. J. Huff and congregation invite everyone to attend. Contact Todd Corbin at corbint@windstream.net or 270-789-3905 - Todd Corbin

2016-04-07 13:41:15 | Comments | Printable version

CJE and Mayor proclaim Child Abuse Prevention Month

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By Amy Michelle Price

April is Child Abuse Prevention Month. Child Abuse Prevention Month has been observed each April since its first presidential proclamation in 1983.

In accordance with this Adair County officials have proclaimed this month to raise awareness that all children deserve to grow up in a happy, healthy environment. This urges all citizens, community agencies, faith groups, medical facilities, and businesses to increase their participation in our efforts to support families, thereby preventing child abuse and strengthening our community.

Present at the proclamation signing were:


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2016-04-07 13:26:49 | Comments | Printable version

Leonard C. Smith, 76, Russell Co., KY (1939-2016)

He was a heavy equipment operator. He was the son of the late Clarence E. & Gusta Jewell Sullivan Smith and the widower of Dessie Lou Smith. He leaves seven siblings, residents of Russell and Adair Counties, KY, and Indiana.
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Leonard C. Smith, 76, of Russell Springs, died Thursday, April 7, 2016 at the Russell County Hospital, Russell Springs, KY. Leonard had chosen cremation. Per his wishes, all services will be private.


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2016-04-07 12:08:03 | Comments | Printable version | See topic Obituaries

Storm shy dog, Cora-Anne, missing from Ozark home

Update: 8 Apr 2016: Cora-Anne is back home safe in Ozark



Cora-Anne is missing from Ozark home on Hwy East 80 in Adair County.

She ran off yesterday during the storms. If found please call 270-384-5227. - Anita Green


2016-04-07 11:47:41 | Comments | Printable version

Q. - Where in Russell Co. is waterfall? What is it's name

About: Comments re photo 27858 Scenic Russell Co KY Waterfall into Lake Cumberland by Kristy Keene.

Brandon Westerman writes:
What is the name of this Waterfall? And where is this located? Thank you:) - Brandon Westerman
Brandon: . Thanks for the question. If anyone knows, we'd love to add the information to the caption.


2016-04-07 11:27:55 | Comments | Printable version

CU's Day of Kingdom Advance, Taylor Co., KY

Thirty Taylor County churches served by CU students, faculty and staff in 'A Day of Kingdom Advance on April 3, 2016. Photos with full story
"It's amazing what happens when Kingdom partnerships come together," PASTOR ERIC GILBERT of 3 trees Church

By Linda Waggener
News from Campbellsville Universtiy

CAMPBELLSVILLE, KY - As the sun poured into Ransdell Chapel early Sunday morning, April 3, a Day of Kingdom Advance in Taylor County churches began with a dedication service led by Campbellsville University president Michael V. Carter.


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2016-04-07 08:40:26 | Comments | Printable version

Early Voting with Excuse begins in KY's 17 May 2016 primary

By Alison Lundergan Grimes, KY Secretary of State

FRANKFORT, KY (April 6, 2016) - Eligible voters may begin casting mail-in absentee ballots in Kentucky's May 17, 2016, Primary Election, Secretary of State Alison Lundergan Grimes announced today.

"I encourage all registered voters who are eligible and need to vote by mail to request an application now so their ballot can be submitted in plenty of time before the May Primary," said Grimes, Kentucky's chief election official.

Individuals who may be eligible to vote by mail-in absentee ballot include:


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2016-04-07 07:56:18 | Comments | Printable version | See topic Politics

Johnnie Demon Roach, Adair Co., KY (1930-2016)

He was raised in the Weed/Gradyville Area of Adair County. He was a veteran of the United States Army and had retired from Sun Chemical in Illinois.
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Johnnie Demon Roach, 86, formerly of Adair County, KY, died March 22, 2016 at Embassy Health Care Center in Wilmington, IL.

Graveside services were held at Abraham Lincoln National Cemetery, 20953 W Hoff Road, Elwood, IL.


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2016-04-07 07:31:29 | Comments | Printable version | See topic Obituaries

Beechgrove SBC, near Glens Fork, KY: Revival 13-16 Apr 2016

Bro. Jamie Bryant will be evangelist
Beechgrove Separate Baptist Church, 2465 Hwy 900 in the Glensfork community of Adair County, will be having a revival Wednesday, April 13 through Saturday April 16, 2016 at 6:30pmCT, each evening with Bro. Jamie Bryant bringing the message and will have special singing nightly. Bro Matthew Lawhorn and congregation invite everyone to attend. - Anita Vanarsdale


2016-04-07 06:48:01 | Comments | Printable version

COF blames CM for enticing all sorts to his paradise, Knifley

A look at the other side of fame and what can be wrought with eager sightseers descending Beautiful Downtown Knifley. (CM understands, apologizes, and issues standard institutional fluff off: We will try to do better.)

COF writes:
Well! Now y'all gone en done it.

Reckon now we'll be spectin big city touristers, Canadian Tour Busses en who knows what sort of traffic scatterin' the chixens, wakin' the dogs en old men, causing the womin folk to fuss even more then usual.

Seems ta me thet a publication named "ColumbiaMagazine" ougta be able ta find enuff in their own back yard without enticin' lookey lous ta travel beyond where the Creator put em.

COF at Dun Roman
High o'er Beautiful Downtown Knifley
Wunst hit was just a quiet little bit o heaven.
- COF
Comments re photo 65779 Scenic Adair Co KY Redbud Dogwood Red Cedar


2016-04-07 06:42:30 | Comments | Printable version

Carol Perkins: First years of life are basic training

As every fulltime minister knows, preparing for an important role in Sunday Service can yield some anxious moments, as Carol Perkins reveals in the decision making time leading up to big moment, giving the children's sermon. But then it came to her: The first years are Basic Training for Life.
Next previous Carol Perkins article: Carol Perkins: Keeping up appearances is hard work

By Carol Perkins

I was thinking last week about what topic I would use for my turn to do the children's sermon at church last week.

Nothing came to mind until in the middle of a sleepless night: Basic Training.


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2016-04-07 06:13:48 | Comments | Printable version | See topic Carol Perkins

Today, THURSDAY with CM, 7 Apr 2016

Haiku by Robert Stone for April 7, 2016:
Proper counseling
notes both strengths and weaknesses
of those seeking help.
--Robert Stone, Thursday, 7 April 2016.
-1000 haiku countdown finished, now for some more days, Day 1668



2016-04-07 05:53:52 | Comments | Printable version | See topic Today


Birthdays and Anniversaries for April 7
Happy Anniversary, David and Teresa Giles (1989) | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Anniversary, Jonathan and Peggy Conover (2018) | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Anniversary, Tony E. and Relda R. Kerr | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Anniversary, Tressie & Ricky Roy | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Bessie Janes | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Carson Dwayne Hadley (1987) | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Chris Wilson | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Daniel Marcum | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Doug York | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Elayna Marie Keltner (2013) | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Erica Higginbotham | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Joann Wilson | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Randall Banks | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Robin Hill | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Trudy Kemp | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday. Jazlyn Rich Kemp | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Margie Finn Golden Adair Co., KY native (1924) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, John Woodrick, Adair Co., KY (1942) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Mary Kate Staten, Adair Co., KY (1927) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Alterene Keltner, Adair County, KY (1928) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Patricia Wilbert, Adair County, KY (1942) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, William (Bill) Roberts, Casey Co., KY (1941 | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, David Wesley Newcomb, Taylor Co., KY (1926-2013) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Shirley Reynolds Hedgespeth, 73, Taylor Co., KY (1940-2014) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Dulcie M. Russell, Casey County, KY (1928-2014) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, James Freeman (Jim) Curry, Taylor Co., KY, Green Co., KY native (1931-2014) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Lura Coulter, Russell County, KY (1920-2014) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Kenneth Eugene (Pete) Alfrey, Taylor County, KY (1925-2015) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Martha (Marty) Elizabeth Roach, Green Co., KY (1962-2015) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Micah S. Beard, 63, Casey Co., KY (1952-2015) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Shelby Nelson, 78, Buffalo, KY (1937-2015) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Robert Redmon, 96, Adair Co., KY (1920-2016) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Randall Luttrell, 32, Casey County, KY (1984-2017) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Ruby Riddle, 86, Cumberland County, KY (1932-2018) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Barbara Cochran, 74, Casey County, KY (1944-2018) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Altarene Keltner | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Bessie Mae Moss Janes, Greensburg, KY (1935-2012) Obituary | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Catherine Wheeler, Taylor Co., KY (1941) Obituary | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Charlie Grider (1948-1968) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Dr. John Charles Hedrick, Jr., Campbellsville, KY (1940-2020) Obituary | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Elean Brown, 84, Russell Co., KY (1928-2012) Obituary | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Fern J. Austin, Casey Co., KY (1929-2016) Obituary | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, James Allen Edmonds, 76, Summersville, KY (1944-2021) Obituary | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Jessica Lee Watson, Taylor County, KY (1988-2013) Obituary | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Johnnie Pennington, 81, Mannsville, KY (1938-2019) Obituary | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Patty Bell, 66, Russell Co., KY Obituary | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Phillip Burton, 72, Liberty, KY (1948-2020) Obituary | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Ronald Earl (Grizzly) Clarkston, 77, Knifley, KY (1943-2020) Obituary | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Ronald Lee Roberts, Casey Co., KY (1952-2011) Obituary | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Stella Christine Akers Underwood, Green Co., KY, Adair Co. native (1953-2015) Obituary | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Tony Stephens, 57, Russell Springs, KY native (1963-2021) Obituary | (Updates/Corrections)

Events scheduled for Thursday, April 7, 2016
All events are listed in Central Time. Submit your upcoming event using our Contact Form.
2:00amCTJobs are waiting for you. Take action today
See them in CM EMPLOYMENT .
If you need positions filled, Christmas help, find the best among the readers of ColumbiaMagazine.com Using any Contact/Submit Button. If you have questions Call 270-250-2730. | (ID:40195, Comment)
5:00amCTSpring forest fire hazard season - 15 Feb through 30 Apr - is here Open Burning Laws Enforced 6am-6pm local time | (ID:40196, Comment)
7:00amCTAdair Recycling Center, 32 Service RD, Columbia, KY / 270-378-0782
Open 7am-3pmCT Monday through Friday; 7am-12pm noon CT, Saturdays. | (ID:40197, Comment)
8:00amCTAdair County Board of Education Central Office closed 7-8 Apr 2016 | (ID:40090, Comment)
7 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) 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. One (1) Court Event(s) Circuit Court. Nine (9) 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. Two (2) Court Event(s) 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. No (0) Court Event(s) in Circuit Court. No (0) Court Event(s) in District Court.
Not an official docket. For official court information, check with circuit court clerk in your county. | (ID:40201, Comment)
11:00amCTServices, Greensburg, KY, for Mr. Doy Ott Davis, Jr., Green Co., KY (1968-2016) | (ID:40226, Comment)
NoonCTChimes at Noon, Downtown Columbia. Two selections | (ID:40198, Comment)
Lunch break WALKING Club members. Everyday, 11am-11:30amCT. At Holloway Wellness Center, 399 Williams Street, Columbia, KY. | (ID:40199, Comment)
1:00pmCTServices, Campbellsville, KY, for Frances Herron Graybeal, 75, Taylor County, KY (1940-2016) | (ID:40132, Comment)
3:00pmCTService, Burkesville, KY, for Freddy Carol Cary, 74, Cumberland Co., KY (1941-2016) | (ID:40131, Comment)
5:00pmCTChimes for the Evening, Downtown Columbia. Two selections | (ID:40200, Comment)
6:00pmCTPlant-based Cooking Class at Columbia Seventh Day Adventist | (ID:40134, Comment)

 





























 
 
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