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Adair County Sheriff's Activity Report for February 2015

The Adair County Sheriff's Department , 424 Public Square, Columbia, KY, has issued the ACSO activity report for February 2015:
  • 29 Warrants of Arrest
  • 11 Criminal cases opened
  • 6 Call response reports written
  • 9 Domestic abuse cases worked
  • 8 Non-injury accidents worked
  • 2 Injury accidents worked
  • 13 Out of county tranports
  • 8 Citations written for criminal activity
  • 32 Civil process papers served
  • 7 Criminal summmonses served
  • 87 Subpoenas serves
  • 110 Hours of court security provided
  • 129 Vehicle inspections done
  • 345 - 911 calls
From the office of Adair County Sheriff Harrison Moss


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2015-03-02 09:24:26 | Comments | See topic Police and Fire Reports


Eddie Price with Governor Steve Beshear, publisher


2015-03-02 - 155 Blue Raider Drive, Columbia, KY - Photo from author Eddie Price.
Eddie Price, who will be at W.W. Slider Recital Center, 155 Blue Raider Drive, Columbia, KY, tonight Monday, March 3, 2015 at 7pmCT, is shown above with Kentucky Governor Steve Beshear and Acclaim Press President Keith Steele.


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Symposium on Dangers of Distracted Driving March 13

By Ted Sloan

FRANKFORT, KY - It's a parent's worst nightmare - a phone call or a knock on the front door from authorities bearing the news that a loved one has been killed or injured in an accident.

"A Parent's Worst Nightmare" is the theme of the 2015 Louis Crosier Farm Safety Symposium at the Dixie Fire School in March. The symposium is scheduled for March 13, 2015 at at 6pmCT/7pmET, in the RPC212 auditorium at Elizabethtown Community and Technical College.

"Whether on a tractor, or on an ATV, or in a vehicle, a moment's carelessness can end a life or change it forever," Agriculture Commissioner James Comer said. "In a time when drivers have more distractions than ever before, it's imperative that we raise awareness of the dangers of distracted driving."


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2015-03-02 07:45:30 | Comments

  Current Temperatures
Adair: 35 F
Casey: 33 · Cumberland: 37 · Green: 33
Metcalfe: 34 · Russell: 35 · Taylor: 33
Updated at 10:00am Monday, March 2, 2015

Kentucky Mesonet Links:
Adair County - Casey County - Cumberland County - Metcalfe County - Taylor County

National Weather Service Links:
Burkesville. Campbellsville. Columbia. Edmonton. Greensburg. Jamestown. Liberty. Russell Springs

Please check, send Events for March 2015

Events entries for March 2015 are now being posted. Most recurrent events can be seen in the Events Calendar already. Sports Events are generally post two-five days ahead of schedule. Church events are generally posted 3-5 days before the Event, and show up on the Front/Main Page on the Main Page on the day of the Event.

Those familiar with the ColumbiaMagazine.com system should E-Mail new announcements using a Contact/Submit button or the Contact Form with this item. Those unfamiliar or first time users will find it easier, at first, to call 270-250-2730, answer Who? What? Why? When? and post for you. - ED WAGGENER

PS - We make every effort to be Reliable, Responsible, Accurate with Events Post. Not the only place to have events, but the place to have spread the word at the least possible cost, and get the big plus - When the schedule has to be altered, as many did last week, CM is the very easiest place to make the change. - EW


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James Brack Butler, 93, Metcalfe Co., KY, (d 28 Feb 2015)

He was a farmer and member of the Savoyard Missionary Baptist Church. He was the son of the late James Brack Butler, Sr., and Betty Ruth Blaydes Butler and the widower of Mildred Marie Williams Butler. She leaves one direct living descendant, his daughter, Angela Butler
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James Brack Butler age 73 of Center died Saturday, February 28, 2015 at his home.

Funeral services will be held 11amCT, Tuesday, March 3, 2015, at Butler Funeral Home, 201 East Street, Edmonton, KY, with burial in the Seven Springs Cemetery. Visitation will be from 4pmCT until 8pmCT, Monday, March 2, 2015, and after 9amCT, Tuesday at the funeral home.


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2015-03-02 07:04:46 | Comments | See topic Obituaries

Events scheduled for today, March 2, 2015
All events are listed in Central Time. | Print Version | Submit your upcoming event using our Submission Form.
7:00amCTAdair Recycling Center, 32 Service RD, Columbia, KY / 270-378-0782
Open 7am-3pmCT Monday through Friday; 7am-12pm noon CT, Saturdays. (ID:33149 | Permanent Link | Comment/Correction)
8:00amCTDAV service officer at Columbia VFW Post 6097, 411 Fairground Street, Columbia, KY. The doors will open 08am-11amCT. - JOE HARE, Commander (ID:33033 | Permanent Link | Comment/Correction)
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. Fifty-two(52) Event(s) District Court.
Casey County Judicial Center, 231 Courthouse Square, Liberty, KY. No (0) Court Event(s) Circuit Court. One (1) 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. Thirty-two (32) Court Event(s) District Court.
Metcalfe County, Judicial Center, 201 E. Stockton Street, Edmonton, KY. No (0) Court Event(s) Circuit Court. No (0) Court Event(s) cases District Court.
Russell County. Judicial Center, 410 Monument Square, Jamestown, KY. Two (2) Court Event(s) Circuit Court. Seventy-six (76) Court Event(s) District Court.
Taylor County, Justice Center, 300 E. Main Street, Campbellsville, KY. Two (2) Court Event(s) in Circuit Court. Sixty (60) Event(s) Court Event(s) in District Court.
Not an official docket. For official court information, check with circuit court clerk in your county. (ID:33082 | Permanent Link | Comment/Correction)
10:00amCTSpecial Called Meeting of the Adair County Board of Elections at Adair County Clerk's Office, Suite 3, Adair Annex, 424 Public Square, Columbia, KY. (AGENDA) - Lisa Greer, Adair County Court Clerk
(ID:33074 | Permanent Link | Comment/Correction)
Services, Campbellsville, KY, for James Lawrence Noe, Jr., Taylor Co., KY (1946-2015)
(ID:33077 | Permanent Link | Comment/Correction)
Adair outdoor warning sirens TEST -Monthly, 1st Mondays (Recurring Event)

(ID:33234 | Permanent Link | Comment/Correction)
Farmer's Market 101: Information you need to become a vendor at the the Farmer's Market on the Square. Classes in basement of Adair Annex, 424 Public Square, Columbia, KY. Four week schedule
(ID:32521 | Permanent Link | Comment/Correction)
11:00amCTThe Columbia/Adair County Chamber plans ribbon cutting at new business, Sign One One, 1115 Jamestown Street, Columbia, KY, Mon 2 Mar 2015. The new business is owned by Tommy Kemp and offers signs, banners, decals, prints, growth charts, and more. - C/AC Chamber of Commerce, 201 Burkesville Street, Columbia, KY. (ID:33026 | Permanent Link | Comment/Correction)
NoonCTServices, Liberty, KY, for Marvin R. Clements, Casey County, KY (1931-2015) (ID:33059 | Permanent Link | Comment/Correction)
Funeral service for Dr. James Dillon Kemp, Lexington, KY (1923-2015). (ID:33079 | Permanent Link | Comment/Correction)
Pause for Chimes at Noon, Downtown Columbia. Two selections (ID:33089 | Permanent Link | Comment/Correction)
1:00pmCTServices, Columbia, KY, for Billy Ray Melson, 63, Adair County, KY (1951-2015) (ID:33064 | Permanent Link | Comment/Correction)
Service, Summer Shade, KY, for Dempsey Keith Anderson, 80, Summer Shade, KY (1934-2015) (ID:33076 | Permanent Link | Comment/Correction)
3:30pmCTAdair County Middle School SBDM site council meets today (re-scheduled from 26 Feb 2015 - Snow Day). At ACMS, 322 General John Adair Drive, Columbia, KY. -ALMA RICH, Principal, Adair County Middle School (ID:33040 | Permanent Link | Comment/Correction)
5:00pmCTChimes at the Evening, Downtown Columbia. Two selections (ID:33118 | Permanent Link | Comment/Correction)
6:00pmCTColumbia City Council Regular meeting at City Hall,116 Campbellsville Street, Columbia, KY. (AGENDA) CM Directory of Recurring Events (ID:33032 | Permanent Link | Comment/Correction)
Boy Scouts - Russell Springs, KY - BSA Troop 241 meets on Mondays at Liberty Baptist Church, 215 Wilson Street in Russell Springs, KY. Contact Becky at 270-585-1151. (ID:33244 | Permanent Link | Comment/Correction)

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Birds of Kentucky: Duck


2010-03-24 - Long Run Park, Jefferson Co., KY - Photo by Pen.

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Traffic Alert: US 31E Blocked - LaRue County, KY

Update 6:59amCT: Accident scene cleared. Detour is discontinued. Shortly after 7amCT a towing truck showed up and the removal of the truck took less time than expected. - CJ

By Chris Jessie

(6:04amCT, Mon 2 Mar 2015) - A semi has blocked US 31E in LaRue County near Mile Points 11-12, between Hodgenville and New Haven. Traffic is being detoured along KY 210 and KY 470 back to US 31E. Expect this closure to last 2-3 hours. - Chris Jessie, Public Information Officer, Kentucky Transportation Cabinet, District 4 - Elizabethtown, KY


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2015-03-02 06:04:52 | Comments

Lady Indians win 56-45 over Caverna HS in 5th Region Round 1!

In next game, they face Kentucky's top-ranked team

By Brent Campbell, Adair Co. Schools Athletic Director

The Adair County Lady Indians continued their post season play in the Fifth Region Tournament at North Hardin High School Sunday evening. The Lady Indians defeated the 18th District Runner-Up the Lady Colonels of Caverna by a score of 56-45.


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2015-03-02 05:37:59 | Comments | See topic Sports

Misty Claywell: Kim Sallee is amazing person, wonderful asset

On the turnaround at Green River Animal Shelter

Misty Claywell writes:
I don't know you Ms. Sallee but I truly believe that you are an amazing person and a wonderful asset to GRAS! You are doing a wonderful job and thank you for all you do! - Misty Claywell
Comments re photo 59103 A caring mothersfoster mothers eyes


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2015-03-02 05:14:15 | Comments | See topic Letters and Reader Feedback

Scenic Adair Co., KY: Putman County - it just greens out


2015-03-02 - Putman County, Adair Co. District One, Columbia, KY - Photo by Ed Waggener.
Searching for winter pictures Saturday, we spotted this double bank of giant draped icicles, the kind which tempt one to stop the car and see what happens when one is pulled down. Fearing possibly lethal consequences, the urge was quelled. The bank is along Sulphur Creek - to the best of our knowledge - and is in the Putman County section of Adair County. The late Renaissance Man, Dr. W.K. Neat, Varmintologist and Man of Science, and well versed in all matters of travel, was once ask to define the limits of the county within a county. "Oh," he said, "you'll know when you get there. It just greens out at you." That's how we found the magical, mythical kingdom of a Saturday, 28 Feb 2015, on a Know Your County Better Tour. It just greened out at us. - EW


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Mrs. Geneva Thrasher Thacker, 82, Cumberland County, KY (1933-2015)

She was the matriarch of a large, highly regarded family. She was a native of the Bow Community of Cumberland County, KY, and was a resident of the Hergira Community at the time of her death. She was the daughter of the late Willie Saul and Malvie Ellie Flowers Thrasher and the widow of Robert "Bob" Thacker.
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Mrs. Geneva Thrasher Thacker, age 82, of the Hegira Community in Cumberland County, Kentucky passed away on Sunday, March 1, 2015 at the Cumberland County Hospital in Burkesville, Kentucky.

Funeral services for Mrs. Geneva Thrasher Thacker will be conducted on Tuesday, March 3, 2015 at 2pmCT, in the Memory Chapel of Norris-New Funeral Home, 601 N Main Street, Burkesville, KY with Bro. Todd Bryant officiating. The family will receive friends from 5pmCT, on Monday, March 2, 2015 until the funeral hour on Tuesday. Burial will be in the Perkins Cemetery.


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2015-03-02 04:48:24 | Comments | See topic Obituaries

Introducing the newest arrivals at GRAS

In mid-week, seven tiny little four day old orphaned puppies arrived, presenting a huge challenge and stealing the hearts of everyone there, including the Director, Kim Sallee. That challenge was met. The puppies thrived with love and bottle feeding. On day three she said she was even more sure these little fatties were going to make it. On Saturday, February 28, Jimmy Harmon brought in a little black momma and her 4-5 day old baby. Little Momma turned into a blessing, able to take on nursing for two of the other orphaned puppies, and assist the director with judgment calls on the blended family's well being. Kim Sallee promises to let the community follow the family vicariously through her stories and pictures. More than that, she says there's room for volunteers and visitors to GRAS - already turning into a delightful destination - better than a trip to a zoo in the city.
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By Kim Sallee, Director, Green River Animal Shelter

This past week has been a very exciting and busy one at the Green River Animal Shelter. Not only have we had several adoptions and owner/pet reclaims, we also have eight new babies!

Jimmy Harmon, our animal control officer ,called me midweek saying he was bringing me a litter of ophaned puppies.


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2015-03-01 21:28:47 | Comments

Mike Watson: Family Artifacts of Old Adair County...

Prologue: I stumbled across one of these items researching Lapsleys in early Adair County after reading Tine Reynolds' article on the origins of Frank Wolford and the Lapsley connections. Only one item connects to Lapsley, but the others seemed to fall into view as I searched. - MW

By Mike Watson

Time is a relative thing, to some. What catches the eye, ear, imagination? No one know what tomorrow will bring, regardless of their qualifications. Time slips from my grasp daily, time I will never be able to regain. So, while I was committed to finishing a 'job of work' on the War of 1812, I slipped into another time-stream and pursued a bit of fluff. The following may be of some interest to those, intrigued like self, in the activities and possessions of the long-departed. Here are three bits from the files of the Adair County News:


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2015-03-01 19:51:06 | Comments | See topic Local History

Mary Keltner: Link to best burger in every state in America

Yes, if you guessed a quirky little Sincere Restaurant two counties away from Columbia, but had doubts, you may be right.The burgers are so good natives have for years driven back just to enjoy a half dozen of the delicious morsels per meal. And whether you think this location is so unique it's is own country, not just a county, not a part of any larger jurisdiction in the universe, it is

Mary Keltner sends this link, www.thrillist.com/eat/nation/the-best-burger-in-every-state-in-america with message, "Note the entry for Kentucky...." We're adding the rules: Guess before click and let's know if you deserve a Gold Star for your forehead.

If you guessed the a home patted burger with a yellow tomato, thick slice of onion, lettuce just torn from the head, served at the old Riggins' Restaurant in Dunnville, KY, you have the right burger but not the one chosen in the column.

If you suggested my Mother's homemade burger, made with oatmeal extender, Worchester Sauce, chips of onion and celergy, with lettuce/onion, onion, served on slices of Wonderbread - we couldn't afford hamburger buns, but did know for another 65 years that Wonderbread was better - you would be right about the burger, wrong about the selection.


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2015-03-01 19:18:59 | Comments | See topic Food

Mrs. Geneva Thrasher Thacker, 82, Cumberland Co., KY (1933-2015)


2015-03-02 - 601 N Main Street, Burkesville, KY - Photo from Norris-New Funeral Home.

Mrs. Geneva Thrasher Thacker, 82, Cumberland Co., KY (1933-2015)



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Marie Richerson Shawen, 82, Taylor Co., KY (1933-2015)

She professed faith in Christ and was a member of Pleasant Hill Baptist Church. She was a former employee of Fruit of The Loom and was an Avon Representative. She was a native of Taylor County, KY, and a resident of the county at the time of her death. She was the daughter of the late James Raley Richerson and Lillian Deener Richerson. Her husband of 57 years, James Shawen, survives. She leaves seven direct living descendants.
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Marie Richerson Shawen died at 1:18amET, Saturday, February 28, 2015 in Louisville, KY, at the age of 82.

Visitation will be from 4pm-7pmCT/5pm-8pmET, Monday, at Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home. The funeral service will be at 2pmET, Tuesday, March 3, 2015, at the Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home, 418 Lebanon Avenue, Campbellsville, KY, officiated by Dr. James Jones. Burial will be in Campbellsville Memorial Gardens, 700 Old US 68, Campbellsville, KY.


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2015-03-01 18:22:50 | Comments | See topic Obituaries

Leap Year Birthday

Linda Smith writes:
Barry Todd Smith of Glensfork celebrated a birthday yesterday, even though he was born on February 29 - leap year - 1968. --Linda Smith


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2015-03-01 18:06:22 | Comments

LWC Baseball beats Judson, falls to No. 5 Faulkner

Blue Raiders dominated with a 12-0 win in the opener before being shut out in an 8-0 loss to Faulkner on Sunday

By: Charlie Balcom

MONTGOMERY, Ala. - The Lindsey Wilson baseball team split the final games of its Alabama road trip on Sunday with a 12-0 win over Judson (Ill.) and an 8-0 loss to host No. 5 Faulkner (Ala.).

It was a tale of two teams as the Blue Raiders (8-6) exploded for 12 runs on 15 hits in the opener before managing just seven hits and failing to score in the weekend finale.


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2015-03-01 16:47:09 | Comments | See topic Sports

Gilbert May, 71, Adair Co., KY (1944-2015)

He attended Columbia First Church of the Nazarene and was formerly employed by Columbia Utilities Commission, Country Place Apartments, Columbia Housing Authority, Cox Interior and the City of Columbia as a Dispatcher. He was a native of Adair County, KY, and a resident of the county at the time of his death. He was the son of the late Thomas Lester and Lorene Mae Wething May. His wife, Marilyn Harrison Mae, survives. He leaves 13 direct living descendants.
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Gilbert May, 71, of Columbia, Kentucky, died Friday, February 27, 2015 in Campbellsville.

Visitation will be after 4pmCT Monday. The funeral service will be Tuesday, March 3, 2015, at 11amCT at Grissom-Martin Funeral Home, 200 Campbellsville Street, Columbia, KY, with Bro. David Kemp and Bro. Ron Harrison officiating. Burial will be in Columbia Cemetery, 315 Campbellsville Street, Columbia, KY.


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2015-03-01 16:28:00 | Comments | See topic Obituaries

A caring mother's/foster mother's eyes


2015-03-01 - Green River Animal Shelter, 455 Appleby Drive, Columbia, KY - Photo by Kim Sallee, Director, Green River Animal Shelter.
Kim Sallee, Director of the Green River Animal Shelter, says she'll try to keep Adair County aware of a basketful of fuzzball orphan puppies the shelter is taking care of until they are adoptable. For a time, Kim had primary puppy care alone, until the arrival of the wonderful little black dog mother above, who not only tends her natural born baby, but has accepted a foster pup, the little black and white one from the orphan family. Director Sallee has high hopes that by the orphan puppies are weaned and ready for adoption, there will be a waiting list of loving families to give them furever homes, and that the devoted mother and her puppy will have homes, too.


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Dr. James Dillon Kemp, Lexington, KY (1923-2015)

He was one of Adair County's most distinuished native sones. He was the youngest of ten children born to the late George Talbott and Mattie Whitlock Kemp. He graduated valedictorian of his class at Columbia High School in 1942. He served in the Armed Forces from 1943 to 1945 and was a navigator in the U.S., Air Corps in Italy. In 1948, he received a B.S. degree from the University of Kentucky, graduating with high distinction. In 1949, he received his M.S. degree in Animal Husbandry. He completed his Ph.D. degree at the University of Illinois in 1952, and joined the faculty of the University of Kentucky Department of Animal Husbandry (Animal Science). He spent a year in New Zealand on a Fulbright Fellowship in 1964, was an AID advisor to the Northeast Agricultural Center in Thailand in 1974, and in 1985 served as an advisor to the Department of Animal Production, University of Bari, Italy. He retired from the University of Kentucky in 1989.
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James D. (Jim) Kemp, husband of Helen Walker Kemp, died Friday, February 27, 2015. Visitation will be Monday, March 2, 2015 from 9:30amCT/10:30amET until 12pmET at First United Methodist Church, 200 W High Street, Lexington. Funeral Service will follow at 11amCT/12pmET. Interment will be at Lexington Cemetery. In lieu of flowers memorial contributions are suggested to First United Methodist Church, Lexington Lions Club Foundation, or University of Kentucky James D. Kemp Scholarship Fund.


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2015-03-01 16:15:52 | Comments | See topic Obituaries

Indians will play Bardstown in 5th Region Tournament

By: Brent Campbell

The Adair County Indians will play in the Fifth Region tournament held at Green County High School in Greensburg Kentucky on Wednesday, March 4, 2015. The Indians will play the second game of the evening against 19th District Champion Bardstown. Start time will be at 7:30 pm central time. The first game of the tournament will feature the 18th District Champion Caverna playing 17th District Runner-Up Elizabethtown starting at 5:00 pm central time. Best of luck to the Indians in the Fifth Region Tournament.


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2015-03-01 11:52:23 | Comments | See topic Sports

Sign-ups for 4-H camp changed

No Sign-ups for 4-H Camp will be taken until Monday, March 2, 2015. Sign ups on a first-come, first served basis at the Adair County,m Extension Office temporary location at 42 Grant Lane, Columbia, KY

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

Youth from Adair County can go to camp at Lake Cumberland 4-H Center June 1-5, 2015, with 4-H'ers from Clinton, Green, Marion and Wayne Counties. The total cost for Camp is $185.00, which includes transportation, lodging, meals, etc. Once the $85.00 deposit is made, applicants will receive the 4-H Camp Packet with all necessary camp information.

There are camping spots available for approximately 25 boys and 25 girls. Beginning March 2, 2015, spots will be filled on a first come-first serve basis once the $85.00 deposit is paid.


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2015-03-01 06:40:03 | Comments | See topic Education

Madeline Stephenson, Burkesville, KY awarded major state honor

She's one of two statewide to be named 'Kentucky's Top Youth Volunteers' in the 20th Annual Prudential Financial National Awards Program. Madeline Stephenson, a 17-year-old junior at Cumberland County High School, also wins $1,000 cash award. Amanda Griffiths, 18, a senor at Green County High School in Greensburg, KY, also one of top five honorees in program for 2015
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Madeline Stephenson, 17, of Burkesville, KY, was one of two named Kentucky's top youth volunteers of 2015 by The Prudential Spirit of Community Awards, a nationwide program honoring young people for outstanding acts of volunteerism. The other recipient was Amelia Lowe, 11, Louisville, KY. Madeline is the daughter of Dr. & Mrs. John G. Stephenson of Burkesville, KY and the granddaughter of Dr. J.M. Stephenson and the late Hazel Bybee Stephenson.

Alexandra Griffiths, 18, a senior at Green County High School, Greensburg, KY, was a distinguished finalist.


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2015-03-01 05:44:57 | Comments

LWC Men's Tennis defeats Austin Peay State 4-3

Blue Raiders rallied with wins at the No. 5 and No. 6 singles positions to complete the comeback

By Charles Balcom

CLARKSVILLE, TN - The Lindsey Wilson men's tennis team rallied from two points down to defeat NCAA Division I member Austin Peay State (Tenn.) by a 4-3 margin on Saturday, February 28, 2015.


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2015-03-01 05:38:54 | Comments | See topic Sports

Scenic Casey Co., KY: Snow fog over Green River


2015-03-01 - US 127, 5.64 miles south of Liberty, Casey Co., KY - Photo by Ed Waggener.
It a landmark familiar to diners at Bread of Life, 5369 US 127, Liberty, KY, but Sunday it was winter surreal, with snowy fog obscuring the hills beyond Green River. A couple of honkers - Canada Geese - year round residents - and the tree, the neat rows of corn stubble and farm pond can be seen more clearly in the foreground. Oh, and how far is it in time from Liberty: By car a little over five minutes. By float trip down Green River, about five hours, Alan W Reed, who reached this point by boat, remembers. - CM


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What's Cooking in Columbia Today
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Betty's OK Country Cooking
2339 Campbellsville RD, Columbia, KY (MAP) Phone (270) 384-5664. No smoking section. Breakfast served anytime.
Breakfast Special Mon.-Fri., 5am-11amCT2 pc Bacon OR 1 Sausage Patty + Egg + Half Order Biscuit & Gravy, $2.99
Blue Plate Special: Mon.-Thurs., 10am-4pmCT.. 1 Meat or 2pc Fish & 2 vegetables excluding Catfish. $5.99. AND from 4pm-9pmCT, 1 Meat or 2pc Fish & THREE (3) vegetables excluding Catfish. $6.99.

The Buffet MEATS: Catfish. Meatloaf. Chicken Livers & White Gravy. VEGETABLES: Mashed Potatoes/Gravy. Green Beans. Corn. Pinto Beans. Mac & Tomatoes. Baby Limas. Brussels Sprouts. Breaded Okra. On Cold Bar: Tarter Sauce, Cottage Cheese, Coleslaw, Pickles and a Fruit.
Desserts Today:. New York Cheesecake. HOMEMADE BLACKBERRY COBBLER. Chocolate Pie. Banana Split. Butterscotch Pie. Coconut Pie. Pecan Pie. Caramel Apple/Nut Pie. Lemon Meringue Pie. Sugar Free Chocolate Pie. Sugar Free Butterscotch Pie. Betty's Internationally famous OKCC specialty: SAND PIE.
Betty's OK Country Cooking: FULL MENU (Posted Dec. 14, 2013)


Adair County Schools
from Dayna Feese, Assistant Food Service Director, Carol Roy, Director of Food Services, Adair Co. School District.
Phone 270-384-2476.

Adair County School District lunches are FREE this 2014-15 School Year.
BREAKFAST:
Breakfast Pizza. Breakfast Pizza. Juice/Fruit. Choice of Low Fat Milk.
LUNCH: CHEESEBURGER on Bun or CHICKEN FILET on Bun. Tomato/Lettuce/Pickle. FrenchFries. Baked Beans. Blueberries. Sidekick. Choice of low fat Milk.
See Month at Time Menu, 2 Mar to 27 Mar 2015: www.adair.kyschools.us/UserFiles/1000/March%202%20-%20March%2027,%202015%20Menu.pdfBR>


Harvest Cafe
Harvest Cafe, formerly Cafe on the Square. Call ahead, carryout orders. 270-380-1004 Hours: Monday through Friday, 10amCT-3pmCT. Closed Saturday & Sunday. 212 Public Square, Downtown Columbia, KY. Non Smoking. Occasional audio. In Walking Distance of Lindsey Wilson College.
We're going be be OPEN 10am-3pmCT
Today's Lunch Specials -
$6.99 Special Plate Lunch. - CHICKEN PESTO SANDWICH platter. With choice of Pasta Salad or Potato Salad, or BBQ or Reg. Chips. + FREE TEA. (Add Soup and Salad bar for $1.99 more, dine in only )
All you can eat Soup & Salad Bar open today 11am-2pmCT, $6.99 CHICKEN SALAD at NO EXTRA CHARGE! And Cottage Cheese, Pineapple, Peaches, Lettuce, Grape Tomatoes, Onions, Baby Sweet Peppers, Diced Eggs, Diced Ham. Broccoli. Garbanzo Beans. Shredded Cheese. Mandarin Oranges.
Eat all you want for $4.99 today! - BOTTOMLESS Bowls of Soup from Soup/Salad Bar or BOTTOMLESS Salad only, Either just $4.99.
3 Soups today . Cajun Chicken & Sausage Gumbo. Tomato Basil. Our Signature Soup, Homemade Cream of Potato Soup. $2.99 small bowl; Full bowl, $3.99.
Special Desserts: Strawberry Turnovers. Walnut Mauritius. AND More.
- Steve Chundy, owner/manager.


Patty's Liberty Road General Store and Deli
In the Village of Vester, (Adair County), 5097 Liberty Road, Columbia, KY 42728. Patty Smith Edwards, owner & manager. Phone 270-380-1039 Hours: 5am-5pmCT/6am-6pmET, Monday through Friday. Saturday, 5am-3pmCT. OPEN Sundays, 7am-3pmCT. Smokers & Nonsmokers Welcome. (Open Grill MENU - (2013-08-31)
Lunch/Dinner special(s) -

- LUNCH/DINNER Special:
- HAMBURGER STEAK topped with Peppers, Onions, & Brown Gravy. Comes with 2 Sides and Bread for $6.99
- SIDES: Real Mashed potatoes, Green Beans, Slaw, Cabbage, Pintos
- PINTO BEANS: seasoned w Country Ham. Hoecake, $2.50
- DESSERTS Always, our signature dessert, SNICKERS PIE. $2.25/serving. TODAY, we have No Bake Cookies, 75 cents each.
- FILL IN GROCERIES: Anything we serve, we sell. Get your fill-in groceries here today. Eggs, bread, Deli Meats, Milk and More!
- Patty Edwards



33 Birthdays and Anniversaries for March 2
Happy Birthday, Amanda Burton | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Braeydon Foster (2008) | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Carla Shelley | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Emily Hamlett | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Halle Burton (2004) | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Katelyn Cowan (2000) | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Larry Russo | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Larry Russo (1953) | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Lawrence Russo | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Phillip Garmon | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Regina George | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, T.P. Scott | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Tim Sanders (1960) | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Trevor Speer (2007) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday Clarene Kelsay, 55, Adair Co., KY (1954-2009) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Berniece Lawson Luttrell, Casey Co., KY (1927) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Lucille Bloyd, Green Co., KY (1922) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Margaret Lane Shirley, Taylor Co., KY (1929) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Les Richardson II, Taylor Co., KY (1976) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Laverne Pierce Moore Moore, Green Co., KY (1923) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Phyllis Burton, Russell Co., KY (1941 | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Virginia Kay Chiles, Adair County, KY (1928) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, J.T. Shepherd, Russell Springs, KY (1937) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Pearlie Mae McQueary, Russell County, KY (1940) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Morris Truman Perkins, Green Co., KY native (1947 | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Douglas Eugene Milburn, Fairdale, KY (1948-2013) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Doris Evelyn Wilson, Russell Co., KY (1923-2013) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, James C. Ross, Taylor County, KY (1923 - 2013) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Mrs. Betty Frances Tucker Curry, Green County, KY (1934-2014) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Clement Eugene Murphy, Taylor Co., KY (1936-2014) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Mr. Richard Lee McDonald, Taylor County, KY (1974-2014) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Joyce Maxine Bolin, Russell Springs, KY (1929) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Twins Ethel Reece and Edith Richardson (1906) | (Updates/Corrections)
View all birthdays and anniversaries for this month and next month on our Celebrations Page. Submit your birthday or anniversary using our Contact Form.

 






















 
 
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