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Tuesday, March 30, 2021
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Annual Egg Hunt is Saturday at Bowling Park

Bowling Park Will be having its Annual Easter Egg Hunt on Saturday, April 3, 2021 at 1pmCT at the Park on the Glasgow Road out of Edmonton. Hunters will divided into three age group divisions between walkers up to ten years old. Prizes will be given!

Voluteers are needed. Contact 270-432-7204. They will also be doing a contest for the best decorated mask so they say to be sure and get there early.


2021-03-30 17:40:51 | Comments | Printable version

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2021-03-30 - Adair County, KY - Photo by Victoria Pike of Miss Vicky's Pampered Angus Ranch.
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Bobby Luttrell, 77, Casey County, KY (1943-2021)

Bobby Luttrell, of Merritt Ridge, passed away on Sunday, March 28, 2021, at his home. He was 77.

Born on June 25, 1943, in Casey County, Kentucky, he was a son of the late Zack and Nellie Byrd Luttrell. Bobby farmed for Tarter Farms for 45+ years.


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2021-03-30 17:39:39 | Comments | Printable version | See topic Obituaries

Morgan Wayne Owens, 86, Casey County, KY (1934-2021)

Morgan Wayne Owens, age 86 of Liberty, KY passed away on Saturday March 27, 2021. He was born in Ewing, VA on September 5th, 1934 a son of the Henry and Elsie Atwood Owens.

He was a farmer.


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2021-03-30 13:08:51 | Comments | Printable version | See topic Obituaries

Fiscal Court last March meeting is today at 4pm

The second meeting of the Adair Fiscal Court for March 2021 will be held at the Jim Blair Center, 901 Hudson Street in Columbia today at 4pmCT.

This meeting will be open to the public.


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2021-03-30 13:05:37 | Comments | Printable version

Grant confirmed for Adair County 911 upgrades

By AC Judge Executive Gale Cowan

Adair County Fiscal Court is pleased to announce we have received a grant in the amount of $11,545.08 from Kentucky Office of Homeland Security 911 Services Board. This grant will be used for upgrades to software/hardware of the Solocom 911 phone system.

I want to thank Director Jason Upchurch and Deputy Director Danna Burton for all the hard work put in to this paperwork and grant application. Adair County Fiscal Court will continue to search for grants to update equipment and services to save our taxpayer dollars.


2021-03-30 11:03:35 | Comments | Printable version

Couple arrested on trafficking in meth and firearms

By Adair County Sheriff Josh Brockman

On 3-27-21 at 11:43pm Deputy Derek Padgett initiated a stop of a 2004 Lincoln at Speedway in the limits of Columbia.

During the stop the Deputy believed the operator to be under the influence of intoxicating substance and there was believed to be narcotics in vehicle.

The operator, Frances Powell, 45, of Barbourville, KY was arrested on charges of operating a motor vehicle under the influence of drugs, possession of a controlled substance 3rd degree and no registration plates.


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2021-03-30 09:20:42 | Comments | Printable version | See topic Police and Fire Reports

Mary Ann Murphy Russell, 79, Casey County, KY (1942-2021)

Mary Ann Murphy Russell, of Liberty, passed away on Monday, March 29, 2021. She was 79.

Born on February 18, 1942, in Liberty, Kentucky, she was a daughter of the late Thomas and Carmen Mason Murphy. Mary Ann was a retired Deputy Circuit Court Clerk. She was a member of Hilltop Church of Christ. She loved spending time with her family, especially her great-grandchildren. She also enjoyed her flowers.


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2021-03-30 09:18:31 | Comments | Printable version | See topic Obituaries

Haiku by Robert Stone for March 30, 2021

Unplanned eavesdropping
may lead to hearing comments
that are upsetting.
--Robert Stone, Tuesday, 30 March 2021.
-1000 haiku thrice now, more days coming up, Day 3486


2021-03-30 05:58:49 | Comments | Printable version | See topic Today

Newest vaccine now available at Health department

By Amy Tomlinson
Lake Cumberland District Health Department

The Lake Cumberland District Health Department now has Johnson and Johnson vaccine for Phase 1A, 1B, and 1C (most people now qualify). Call your local health department for an appointment. Statewide Testing Positivity Rate: 2.89%.

The Lake Cumberland District has experienced a total of 21,207 cases since the onset of the outbreak. This means that 10.15% of our total population has been a confirmed case. However, we do not know how many additional people may have had COVID-19 and were either asymptomatic or mildly symptomatic and never tested. Of our total cases, 0.39% are reinfections.


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2021-03-30 05:54:38 | Comments | Printable version

7-County Area Courts for Tue 30 Mar 2021

Local schedules for Circuit Courts, District Courts, for Tuesday, March 30, 2021, at a glance:
  • Adair County: 1 event Circuit Court. No events District Court.
  • Casey County: No events Circuit Court. 51 events District Court.
  • Cumberland County: No events Circuit Court. No events District Court.
  • Green County: No events Circuit Court. No events District Court.
  • Metcalfe County: No events Circuit Court. No events District Court.
  • Russell County: 1 event Circuit Court. No events District Court.
  • Taylor County: 171 events Circuit Court. No events District Court.
Note: NOT Official. Always Click to Docket for all Kentucky Counties


2021-03-30 05:51:29 | Comments | Printable version

KY Afield Video: March 27, 2021 Full Show



On this weeks show: gearing up for turkey season with KY hunting legend Harold Knight, talking to the experts about the issues associated with zebra mussels and how to prevent their spread, and also catching big trout at Wolf Creek Dam!


2021-03-30 05:48:39 | Comments | Printable version | See topic Ky Afield Outdoors


Birthdays and Anniversaries for March 30
Happy Birthday, Addie Bennett (2007) | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Andrea Cowan | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Christine Gilpin (1923) | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Dr. Bill Scott | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Dustin Morrison (1988) | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Emma Burton (2011) | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Mattie Burton | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Sarah Keltner Simmons (1987) | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Shawntae Burton | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy birthday, Sophie Kimbler | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Tommy Judd | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday Mrs. Cleadus Kessler McMahan, Green Co., KY (1917) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday Lester D. Story, 91, Campbellsville (1924-2016) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Forest Rhinehart, 95, Taylor County, KY (1924-2019) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Mitsuko (Mickey) Mershon, Campbellsville, KY (1928-2020) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Ralph Porter Dowell, 81, Metcalfe County, KY native | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Lillie Wright, Adair Co., KY (1925) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Robert McAninch, 71, Waynesburg, KY (1938) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Paul Green, Sr., Adair Co., KY (1923) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Mrs. Betty Elizabeth Jewell Davis Simpson, Green Co., KY (1932) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Paul Francis Cormier, Burkesville, KY (1933 | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Richard Lee Carter, Russell Co., KY (1948) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Mr. Joe Caldwell, Green Co., KY (1945-2013) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Jack T. Miller, 79, Knifley, Adair Co., KY (1935-2014) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Tori Shay McKenzie, Crestwood, KY (d. 23 Jul 2015) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, George W. (Junior) Bryson, 79, Adair Co., KY (1936-2015) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Mary Froedge Tanski, 92, Green Co., KY (1923-2016) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Marie Burton Sallee, 93, Adair Co., KY native (1922-2016) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Rachel Blankenship, 73, Taylor Co., KY (1943-2016) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Gary Lynn, Casey Co., KY (1950-2016) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Jim Young, Casey Co., KY (1943-2016) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Norma Sue Smith, 75, Russell County, KY (1941-2016) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Ivan Milby, Green Co., KY (1929-2016) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Audrey Lois (Parnell) Blaydes, Metcalfe Co., KY (1930-2017) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, John Paul Haggard, Jr. (Shuee), Casey Co., KY (1972-2017) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Mrs. Gloria Joyce (Ivey) Black, Cumberland Co., KY (1935-2017) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Robert Lee (Bobby) Watson, Green Co., KY/Marion Co., KY native (1938-2018) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Rita Nelson Cobb, 76, Taylor County, KY (1942-2018) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, William A. Robison (1949) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory of Effie Irene Humphress (1932-2011 | (Updates/Corrections)

Events scheduled for Tuesday, March 30, 2021
All events are listed in Central Time. Submit your upcoming event using our Contact Form.
9:00amCTAdair Food Pantry, 203 South Monroe Street, Columbia, KY Open 9am-12pmCT, Contact: Michele Fruth, Director, 270-250-5432 | (ID:61398, Comment)
4:00pmCTAdair Food Pantry, 203 South Monroe Street, Columbia, KY Open 4pmCT-7pmCT, Contact: Michele Fruth, Director, 270-250-5432 | (ID:61399, Comment)
Fiscal Court final March meeting at Jim Blair Center | (ID:61446, Comment)

 





























 
 
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