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Carol Perkins: Being in the right place at the right time

It's a remarkable story about a thrift store owner Terry Wright in Columbia, Tara Clemons of Edmonton, and the unraveling of a story which sets the record straight on the Wilson family of merchants in Edmonton, KY, and more, about good people who make South Central Kentucky such a great place to live.
Next earlier Carol Perkins article: Book Review: A Girl Named Connie

By Carol Perkins

Being in the right place at the right time doesn't happen often, but the event that I have to tell is no short of the aligning of the right people at the right times. As I wrote last week, Connie Wilson and I have written and published her life's story, and this past week hit the PR trail (sounds important) to promote it.

The afternoon after being on MidDay, I received a phone call from a guy who introduced himself and said, "Let me start at the beginning and explain why I'm calling."


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2016-05-26 05:57:34 | Comments | See topic Carol Perkins



Congratulations Lindsey Brooke Roberts, MCHS 2016!


2016-05-25 - Madison County KY - Photo Shared by proud Aunt Cindi Alexander.
Congratulations go out to Lindsey Brooke Roberts, a 2016 graduate of Madison Central High School in Richmond KY. Lindsey graduated with high distinction with a 4.0 from MCHS where she was a member of the Madison Central Marching Band through all four years of high school. She played the flute and was the Flute Section Leader when the band won the 5A State Championship for the last two years. She will be continuing her education at Eastern Kentucky University this fall. Lindsey is the daughter of Susan (Long) and Joe Lillis and Steve Roberts of Richmond. She is the granddaughter of the late Patricia Hare and of Joe Hare and Jimmy Long.
Sponsored by Lake Cumberland CDL Training School, Inc., 24 Lone Valley Road, Campbellsville KY.


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Casey Co. fatal collision, KY 70, 6 miles west of Liberty, KY

One driver pronounced dead at the scene by Casey County Coroner. Three vehicles involved. Second driver taken to Ephraim McDowell, Danville. Driver and wife in third vehicle airlifted to UK Hospital in Lexington. Tpr. Jason Warinner was assisted at the scene by the Casey County Sheriff's Department, Rescue Squad, EMS, Casey County Coroner and the Clementsville Fire Department. The investigation is ongoing.
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By TFC Billy Gregory, Public Information Officer
Kentucky State Police Post 15, Columbia, KY

LIBERTY, KY (Thu 26 May 2016) - Tpr. Jason Warinner is investigating a collision that occurred at approximately 8:56pmET, on Wednesday, May 25, 2016, 6 miles west of Liberty on KY 70.

62-year-old David Bryant, of Liberty, KY, was operating a westbound 2005 Ford pickup when he crossed the center-line and struck an eastbound 2008 KIA operated by 19-year-old Madison Dobson of Campbellsville, KY.


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2016-05-26 05:07:27 | Comments | See topic Police and Fire Reports

  Current Temperatures
Adair: 66 F
Casey: 65 · Cumberland: 67 · Green: 66
Metcalfe: 66 · Russell: 66 · Taylor: 66
Updated at 7:00am Thursday, May 26, 2016

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

ACMS will hold review of Title I Parent Compact 27 May 2016

The Adair County Middle School, 322 General John Adair Drive. will be holding a review of the Title I Parent Compact and Involvement Policy on Friday, May 27, 2016, at 3pmCT, at the school. Anyone interested in reviewing and revising the current compact and policy are invited to attend this meeting. - Alma Rich, Principal

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2016-05-26 04:36:58 | Comments | See topic Education


Project Graduation 2016: A safe, fun place to celebrate

By LeAnna Bennett

The 2016 ACHS Project Graduation festivities will be on May 27, 2016 at the Adair County High School gymnasium, 526 Indian Drive, Columbia, KY.The doors will open approximately 30 minutes after graduation is over and will close at 10:30pmCT.

For the safety of the students, no one will be allowed to enter once the doors are closed. All Juniors and Seniors who plan on attending must be at the gym no later than 10:30pm, and will be expected to stay until Project graduation ends at 2amCT.



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2016-05-25 19:59:07 | Comments

Events scheduled for today, May 26, 2016
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:41114 | Permanent Link | Comment/Correction)
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. One (1) Event(s) Circuit Court. No (0) Events in District Court.
Casey County Judicial Center, 231 Courthouse Square, Liberty, KY. No (0) Court Event(s) Circuit Court. Thirty (30) Event(s) District Court.
Cumberland County, Justice Center, 112 Courthouse Square, Burkesville, KY. Thirty-seven (37) Court Event(s) Circuit Court. Five (5) 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. Six (6) Court Event(s) Circuit Court. Two (2) Court Event(s) cases District Court.
Russell County. Judicial Center, 410 Monument Square, Jamestown, KY. Twenty-five (25) Court Event(s) Circuit Court. Twelve (12) Court Event(s) District Court.
Taylor County, Justice Center, 300 E. Main Street, Campbellsville, KY. No (0) Court Event(s) in Circuit Court. Six (6) Court Event(s) in District Court.
Not an official docket. For official court information, check with circuit court clerk in your county. (ID:41119 | Permanent Link | Comment/Correction)
10:00amCTServices, Campbellsville, KY, for Titus Jessie, 90, Campbellsville, KY (1925-2016) (ID:41096 | Permanent Link | Comment/Correction)
10:30amCTRegional Mitigation Plan meeting at Lake Cumberland Area Development District, 2384 Lakeway Drive in Russell Springs. KY. - Judy Hachey (ID:40934 | Permanent Link | Comment/Correction)
11:00amCTConnie Wilson and Carol Perkins will hold a book signing 11am-1pmCT, for Connie Wilson biography, "A Girl Named Connie," written by Carol Perkins, at the Metcalfe County Library, 200 S Main Street, Edmonton, KY. STORY (ID:41061 | Permanent Link | Comment/Correction)
NoonCTACHS Site Council special called meeting to interview for positions at the high school, in the library, Adair County High School, 526 Indian Drive, Columbia, KY. - Troy Young. STORY (ID:41108 | Permanent Link | Comment/Correction)
Chimes at Noon, Downtown Columbia. Two selections (ID:41115 | Permanent Link | Comment/Correction)
Lunch break WALKING Club members. Everyday, 11am-11:30amCT. At Holloway Wellness Center, 399 Williams Street, Columbia, KY. (ID:41116 | Permanent Link | Comment/Correction)
Pause for Chimes in the Evening, Downtown Columbia. Two selections (ID:41118 | Permanent Link | Comment/Correction)
1:00pmCTWendy Burt speaker at Adair County Garden Club May Meeting. Topic Landscaping for birds at Adair County Extension Office, 409 Fairground Street, Columbia, KY. Donna Jones, President, ACGC ARTICLE (ID:40910 | Permanent Link | Comment/Correction)
Services, Russell Springs, KY, for Estus (Eckie) Ashbrook, 76, Russell County, KY (1939-2016) (ID:41094 | Permanent Link | Comment/Correction)
4:00pmCTServices, Casey County, KY, for John Bradley Whited, 43, Casey Co., KY (1972-2016) (ID:41070 | Permanent Link | Comment/Correction)
6:30pmCTConnie Wilson and Carol Perkins will hold a "Book Reveal" reading from Connie Wilson's biography, "A Girl Named Connie," written by Carol Perkins, at the Barn Lot Theatre, 207 S Main Street, Edmonton, KY. STORY (ID:41062 | Permanent Link | Comment/Correction)
7:00pmCTAdair County High School Graduation Week:
AWARDS NIGHT. Adair County High School, 526 Indian Drive, Columbia, KY. - Shamarie Harper. Graduation Week Schedule. SEE ACHS GRADUATES PHOTOS/BIOS (ID:41058 | Permanent Link | Comment/Correction)

Visit the Events Page for details about the events listed above, a printable version of today's events, and for events on upcoming days. Please use our Submission Form to let us know about your organization's upcoming events.

Three Taylor County Sheriffs get together


2016-05-25 - Downtown Campbellsville, KY - Photo by Larry Smith, FM 99.9 the Big Dawg & FM 92.7 the WAVE.
It's not often that 3 people that have served as Sheriff of Taylor County get together for a little laugh and reminiscing in downtown Campbellsville. On the left is former sheriff and now Taylor County Jailer Eddie "Hack" Marcum, in the middle is former sheriff and retired Kentucky State Trooper John Shipp. Shipp was a trooper and detective at post 15 in Columbia and post 4 in Elizabethtown. On the right is Alan Newton our current sheriff and one of our more popular residents of Taylor County, Newton won the past two elections by a landslide. This photo will likely be used in our bicentennial celebration in 2017. The city of Campbellsville will turn 200.


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Today, THURSDAY with CM - 26 May 2016
For Day 147 of 2016. There are 218 days remaining in 2016.

Haiku by Robert Stone for May 26, 2016:
Immediate hurts
must not overwhelm belief
in new world vision.
--Robert Stone, Thursday, 26 May 2016.
-1000 haiku countdown finished, now for some more days, Day 1717



There is no more text for this article. Click for printable version. Posted on 2016-05-26 04:44:20

Plum Point Baptist schedules special Awana final program

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The Awana program at Plum Point Baptist, 6107 Knifley Road, Columbia, KY invites everyone to our final program for the year, Sunday, May 29, 2016. We will have a meal at 5pmCT, and Rising Sons Ministries will be the entertainment at 6pmCT. - PAT JONES.


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2016-05-25 17:00:54 | Comments

Freddie Burton, 79, Adair County, KY (1936-2016)

He made friends everywhere he went. He was a very well-known and respected trainer in the horse racing industry across the country. He was a member of a large, respected Northeast Adair County Kentucky family. He was the son of the late Rufus & Anna mary Foster Burton. He was the patriarch of a very large family. He leaves 45 direct living descendants spanning four generations. His final resting place will be in Bearwallow Cemetery.
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Freddie Burton, 79, of Columbia, KY, died Tuesday, May 24, 2016 at 11:30pmCT, at his home after an illness.

The funeral service will be Saturday, May 28, 2016 at 11amCT, at Grissom-Martin Funeral Home, 200 Campbellsville Street, Columbia, KY, with Bro. Paul Patton & Bro. Vernon Luttrell officiating. Burial will be in Bearwallow Cemetery, 6080 Liberty Road, Columbia, KY. Visitation will be after 4pmCT, Friday, May 27, 2016.


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2016-05-25 15:43:25 | Comments

166
Days until the November 8, 2016 Kentucky General Election

 

Phyllis A. Lawless, 73, Russell Co., KY (1943-2016)

She was a native of Russell County. She was the daughter of the late Tina (McFall) and Norman Conner. Her husband, Bobby Lawless, survives. She leaves six direct living descendants. Her final resting place will be in Jamestown, KY
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Phyllis A. Lawless, 73, of Jamestown, KY passed away on Monday, May 23 at Jewish Hospital in Louisville, KY

Funeral Services for Phyliss Lawless will be Friday, May 27, 11amCT, at H.E. Pruitt Memory Chapel, 202 N Main Street, Jamestown, KY with Bro Jesse Jewell officiating. Friends may visit after 5pmCT on Thursday, May 26, 2015 at the funeral home. Burial in the Jamestown City Cemetery, 201 N Main Street, Jamestown, KY.


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2016-05-25 15:15:05 | Comments | See topic Obituaries


Superhero at AWANA, Plum Point Baptist Church


2016-05-25 - Plum Point Baptist Church - Photo by PAT JONES.
Can you guess who this masked man is? Well I believe it is none other than Wesley Taylor! Sunday night was Superhero night for our Awana program at Plum Point Baptist. Wesley Taylor is definitely a superhero to the kids in our Awana program. Wes and all the members of the program would like to invite everyone to our final program for the year this Sunday, May 29, 2016. We will have a meal at 5pmCT, and Rising Sons Ministries will be the entertainment at 6pmCT. Everyone is invited to see what our young people have been learning, dine on some outstanding food, and most importantly, get a blessing!! After all it's all about the kids! - PAT JONES.


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ACHS Site Council special called meeting 26 May 2016

Adair County High School, 526 Indian Drive, Columbia, KY, will have a special-called SBDM meeting on Thursday, May 26, at 5:30pmin the library. The purpose of the meeting is to interview for positions at the high school. - Troy Young

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2016-05-25 14:33:00 | Comments | See topic Education

Mike Watson: More on photo, 134th Illinois Volunteer Infantry

Mike Watson writes:
The 134th Illinois Volunteer Infantry was indeed stationed at Columbus, Hickman County, Kentucky, during the Civil War. - Mike Watson
Comments re photo 66726 Soldiers from the 134th Illinois Volunteer Infantry playing cards


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2016-05-25 14:28:24 | Comments | See topic Local History

Granny Nannie wants to know: About nepotism

Granny Nannie says:
Is it called nepotism if the same group of people are getting put on boards of directors for nearly every government/civic organization?
Granny Nannie


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2016-05-25 13:55:51 | Comments

Blue Raider trio earns NAIA All-American honors

By Chris Wells

Denis Porcic, Raul Mendez and Alonso Tellez have earned NAIA Men's Tennis All-American honors, NAIA officials announced on Tuesday.

Porcic earned first-team honors while Mendez and Tellez were named to the second team.


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2016-05-25 13:03:57 | Comments | See topic Sports

Folks, come get me! I'm at the shelter. Found in Cane Valley area


2016-05-25 - Green River Animal Shelter, 455 Appleby Drive, Columbia, KY - Photo by Kim Tucker, Green River Animal Shelter.
I am LOST from my home in the Cane Valley area. If anyone knows me or my owner please tell them I am at the shelter. Please come get me. Contact: Green River Animal Shelter, 455 Appleby Drive, Columbia, KY, Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Fridays 10am-5pmCT and Saturdays 10am-2pmCT. Phone at 270-385-9655. Thanks- Kim Tucker. Director.
(Ad) Related: CM Animals for everything pets.


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May proclaimed as Beef Month in Kentucky

Ag chief says beef is a major economic driver and a vital part of a balanced diet

By Amanda Stamper

Frankfort, KY - Gov. Matt Bevin and Kentucky Commissioner of Agriculture Ryan Quarles today proclaimed May as Beef Month in Kentucky, citing beef's nutritional benefits and its impact on Kentucky's economy. They were joined by Beef Council chairman Steve Dunning, Beef Council president David Lemaster, Kentucky Cattleman's Association executive vice president Dave Maples, Kentucky Beef Council director of Consumer Affairs Kiah Twisselman, and the Governor's Office of Agriculture Policy executive director Warren Beeler.


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2016-05-25 13:00:52 | Comments | See topic Kentucky

Remembering Veterans

There are more than 600 local families represented on our List of Adair County Veterans. You can find them easily by entering the last name in the box and pressing return:
Take a minute this Memorial Day to make sure your family members are on the list. We'd like to thank everyone, including our sponsors, who help us maintain this list of veterans from Adair County, Kentucky, and we welcome your additions and corrections at webmaster@columbiamagazine.com.

Lake Cumberland Head Start is taking applications

By Amy Perkins

Lake Cumberland Head Start is now taking applications for the 2016-2017 school year. Head Start: Income-eligible 3- and 4-year-olds. Homebase Option: Income-eligible 3-year-olds.

For more information, call Shelly Nunn at 606-305-0906.

The following information is needed for applications:
  • Birth Certificate
  • Medical Card/Insurance Number
  • Income Verification
  • Social Security Numbers
Lake Cumberland Head Start welcomes children with special needs, and serves the following counties in South Central Kentucky: Adair, Casey, Clinton, Cumberland, Green, McCreary, Pulaski, Russell, Taylor, and Wayne.


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2016-05-25 12:57:32 | Comments | See topic Education

Wayne Humphrey at Journey to Recovery Fri 27 May 2016

Wayne Humphrey of Burkesville, KY, will be speaking to Journey To Recovery, 114 Office Park Drive, Columbia, Ky., this Friday, May 27, at 6pmCT. Everyone is welcome to attend. --Laverne Hadley

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2016-05-25 12:48:50 | Comments

LWC Baseball fulfills World Series expectations

Lindsey Wilson is the No. 8-seed in the 10-team Avista-NAIA World Series. The Blue Raiders face The Master's (Calif.) at 2pmCT on Friday, May 27, at Harris Field, 500 8th Ave, Lewiston, ID.

By Chris Wells

Expectations were high for Lindsey Wilson baseball entering the 2016 season.

The Blue Raiders started the season ranked seventh in the NAIA preseason baseball poll after reaching the program's first Avista-NAIA World Series in 2015.


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2016-05-25 11:58:49 | Comments | See topic Sports

May is officially Beef Month in Kentucky


2016-05-25 - Frankfort, KY - Photo courtesy Amanda Stamper.
From left: Kentucky Cattleman's Association executive vice president Dave Maples, Kentucky Beef Council director of Consumer Affairs Kiah Twisselman, Governor's Office of Agriculture Policy executive director Warren Beeler, Kentucky Commissioner of Agriculture Ryan Quarles, Beef Council president David Lemaster, and Beef Council chairman Steve Dunning. At center, Gov. Matt Bevin.


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2016 annual ACHS Graduation Page now online

Thanks to the hard work of people at Adair County High School and with the generous help of our sponsors, ColumbiaMagazine has put together a special page celebrating the
Adair County High School graduating class of 2016.
Click through for profiles, plans, and photos of this year's graduates.


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2016-05-25 11:52:12 | Comments | See topic Education

Adair Co. Fiscal Court meeting, Wed 25 May 2016


  • Junior Brown approved, 4-3 for a seat on the Columbia/Adair County Utilities District
  • Court votes to pay for Mack Tri-axle Truck outright; will finance two axle dump truck when it arrives.
  • Court approves bank account for Alcoholic Beverage Commission
  • Court will advertise for bids for road materials

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By Ed Waggener

The Adair County Fiscal Court held a brief Special Called meeting this morning, and approved a payment for a new Mack Truck, a budget transfer to pay a bill to the Forest Fire Protection Fund, to open a bank account for the Alcoholic Beverage Commission, to advertise for bid for rock and blacktop, chip and seal, and seal oil and concrete for the road department, and to consider CJE Mike Stephens' choice for a vacancy on the Columbia/Adair Utilities Commission.

Judge Stephens nominated Jr., a resident Adair County's Fifth Magisterial District. Sixth District Magistrate Greg Caldwell moved for approval of Mr. Brown, and Magistrate Terry Hadley (7) seconded the motion. On a show of hands vote, Caldwell and Hadley were joined by Harold Burton (1), and CJE Mike Stephens. Voting no were Billy Dean Coffey (5), Daryl Flatt (2), and Sammy Coffey (3). Magistrate Perry Reeder (4) was absent. Mr. Brown was approved 4-3.


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ACHS Class of 2016 Commencement Exercises Fri 27 May 2016

Click headline for full story and list of graduating seniors. Coming soon: Columbia Magazine's special Graduation Page with photos and profiles of the students.

By Shamarie Harper
Adair County Schools Media - PR /Technology Resourse Teacher /Migrant Recruiter

The Adair County High School Class of 2016 will hold its commencement exercises on Friday, May 27, 2016, at 7pmCT at the John Burr Memorial Gymnasium, 526 Indian Drive, Columbia, KY. Each senior who is participating in the graduation ceremony has been given two tickets for early entry. Ticket holders may enter the gym at 5:30pmCT. The general public may enter at 6pmCT.

The class of 2016 is made up of 199 students. One hundred six students have achieved a Latin honor academic recognition. Eighteen students have earned a Suma Cum Laude designation (a weighted GPA of 4.0 or greater), 39 students have earned a Magna Cum Laude designation (a weighted GPA of 3.5 to 3.99), and 49 students have earned a Cum Laude designation (a weighted GPA of 3.0 to 3.49).


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2016-05-25 07:50:01 | Comments | See topic Education

Darryl McGaha receives Adair Schools Meritorious Service Award

Adair County School Board Report, Tues 24 May 2016
The award closely related to landmark achievements, turning points for the philosophy of the board: The realization of the Lake Cumberland Area Technology Center, Workforce development, and now, the Learning Center/Central Office initiative. Mr. McGaha is the third recipient of the prestigious award, following Tony Rose in 2014, and Dr. Ron Rogers in 2015
Click on headline for full story and the text of Mr. Reed's remarks briefly outlining this distinguished Adair Countian's contributions to Economic Growth and now, the 'engine of Economic Growth,' Education and Workforce readiness.

By Ed Waggener

At least two major votes were taken last night as the Adair County Board of Education focused on the proposed new Learning Center/Central Office Building, which is now much closer to reality.

Fittingly, time out was taken to recognize the man who has given advice and guidance to landmark goals, Darryl McGaha, who was presented the Meritorious Service award.

Superintendent Alan W. Reed, making the presentation, gave these remarks:


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2016-05-25 07:16:44 | Comments | See topic Education

Soldiers from the 134th Illinois Volunteer Infantry playing cards


2016-05-25 - Columbus, KY - Photo by Carbutt, John, (1832-1905) courtesy Library of Congress. This photo from the Library of Congress stereographs collection was taken in 1864 at a camp in Columbus, Kentucky.
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First pinning ceremony for CNA graduates Wed 25 May 2016

The first pinning ceremony for the graduates of the CNA (Certified Nursing Assistant) program at Adair County High School will be at 5:30pmCT, Wednesday evening, May 25, 2016, at the Adair County High School Gym, 526 Indian Drive, Columbia, KY. The career ready program prepares student for work as a CNA right out of high school, and it can be a pathway to other health services careers.

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2016-05-25 06:57:16 | Comments

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.
Betty's OKCC is now non-smoking. Breakfast served anytime.
Betty's Breakfast Special Mon-Sat, 5am-11amCT.
1 egg, 1 sausage or 2 pcs. of bacon or 2 links, 1/2 order of biscuit and gravy only $2.99

Blue Plate Special from 10:30amCT until 4pmCT, Mon-Thu.: 2 pcs Catfish or 1 meat, plus bread. - One meat and two vegetables - served with a roll or cornbread, for Just $5.99.

Hot Bar MEATS: Catfish. Chicken Wings. Tenderloin. Creole Spaghetti.
VEGETABLES: Mashed Potatoes/Brown Gravy. Corn. Green Beans. Pinto Beans. Mac & Cheese. Harvard Beets. Fried Potatoes. Breaded Squash. Cold Bar Coleslaw. Cottage Cheese. Fruit. Pickles. Red Relish. Onions. Tarter Sauce.

Desserts today Homemade Pies: Chocolate Pie. Banana Split. Butterscotch Pie. Coconut Pie. Pecan Pie. Caramel Apple/Nut Pie. Lemon Meringue Pie. Sugar Free Peach Pie. Sugar Free Chocolate Creme Pie. Betty's Internationally famous OKCC specialty: Sand Pie.
All of us at Betty's OK Country Cooking are so proud of you


A & M Trading Post - Coburg, KY
A & M Farmers Market Chop House Restaurant, 7393 Campbellsville Road, Columbia, KY 270-805-8711. Hours: 5:30am-3pm Monday through Saturday Non-Smoking.. We use - and sell - locally grown produce when available, as much as we can, grown right here in Coview - Coburg. Open today.
Serving Homecooked Breakfasts and Lunches today until 3pmCT. Come join us!
Meet up in Coburg, open today til 3pmCT

SPECIALS:
- GRILLED PORK CHOPS (2) With Mashed Potatoes & Corn or Green Beans & Cornbread. $6.99
- GRILLED CHICKEN SANDWICH & Side Salad. $6.99
- SIDES: Potato Salad. French Fries. Tater Tots. or Side Salad
- CHUCKWAGON STEAK Sandwich with Side, $4.99
- HOMEMADE DESSERTS Brownies. Oatmeal Chocolate Chip Cookies. .Butterfinger Pie. Bonnie's Sand Pie. Peanut Butter Pie.
- Melissa Moore, Owner/Operator


Circle R Restaurant
New Menu Link coming soon - 712 Russell Road, Columbia KY. PHONE: (270) 384-3212. HOURS: Monday-Thursday, 6am-8pmCT; Friday-Saturday, 6am-9pmCT. Closed on Mondays. Executive Chef Sammy Genakos.
Join us for Breakfast, anytime. (biscuits & gravy till 10amCT)

- Lunch/Dinner Specials:
- CHICKEN STRIP BASKET with Gravy Plus 2 Sides & Bread, $7.99
- FRIED PORK CHOP with Gravy Plus 2 Sides & Bread, $7.99
- Sides: Vegetable of the Day: WHITE BEANS. We serve these sides every day - Real Mashed Potatoes. Green Beans. Cabbage. Fried Apples. Pinto Beans. Cole Slaw. Pickled Beets. Mac-N-Cheese. Side Salad. Baked Potato. Sweet Potato Casserole.
- Desserts: Always a splendid selection


Patty's Liberty Road General Store and Deli is OPEN
In the Village of Vester, (Adair County), 5097 Liberty Road, Columbia, KY 42728. Patty Smith Edwards, owner & manager. Phone 270-380-1039 Hours: 5am-7pmCT/6am-6pmET, Monday through Thursday. Saturdays close at 3pmCT. Liberty Road Grocery & Deli is Smoke Free.
Head for the Ridge today
for Hearty, Old-Timey BREAKFASTS and Stick-to-Your Ribs Meals throughout the day!!!

- COUNTRY BREAKFASTS Home cooked to order. Eggs. Sausage, Country & City Ham, Tenderloin. Biscuits & Homemade Gravy! Breakfast Sandwiches in our Grab-n-Go hot box.

Lunch/Dinner:
- ROAST BEEF & GRAVY and 2 sides $6.99.
- ROAST BEEF MANHATTAN - $5.99
- SIDES: Mashed Potatoes with Gravy, Green Beans, Cole Slaw, Fried Okra and Corn Nuggets.
- PINTO BEANS seasoned with Country Ham with Hoecake, $2.99/per BIG Bowl.
- DESSERTS: Brown's Snickers Pie. Reese's Pie. Chess Bar.
- SPECIAL: Cajun Turkey Sandwich $2.39.
- Check out our Deli Meat.
- Patty Edwards



40 Birthdays and Anniversaries for May 26
Happy Anniversary, Floyd and Flora Claywell (1962) | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Anniversary, Jarrett & Kathryn Miller (2000) | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Anniversary, Lane and Bonnie Barnes | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Anniversary, Mark and Angela Stotts | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Agnes Taylor Coffey | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Alex and Andrew Loy (2005) | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Anthony Ballou | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Cindy Hardy | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Debbie McClister | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Eric Butler | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Evelyn Phelps | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Jagger Kemp | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Jeffrey Cameron TreHarvard Barnett (1990) | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Kathleen Curtsinger | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Katlyn Jaid Lacy | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Kenady Gabehart | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, LeNesa Kolody (1987) | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Lily Posey | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Melissa Karnes | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Nancy Hadley | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Ranel Curry (1942) | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Sharon Bledsoe | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Mr. John Lloyd Zeno, Adair Co., KY (1926) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Florence M. Campbell, Russell Co., KY (1922) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Garland Boyd Rigney, Casey Co., KY (1926) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Dorothy Ford, Green Co., KY (1948) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Eric Warren Butler, Adair Co., KY (1973) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Dennis Kevin Corbin, Taylor Co., KY (1935-2013) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Mr. William Howard Brewer, Green Co., KY (1949-2013) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Sharon Jenkins Kerr, Russell County, KY (1944-2014) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Donald Gaskins, Russell County, KY (1951-2014) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Howard E. Cole, 86, Adair Co., KY native (1929-2015) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, William Anderson Smallwood, 82, Casey Co., KY (1933-2015) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Mr. Herbert L. Wright, Summersville, KY (1941-2016) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Geraldine Goodman, Yosemite, KY (1944-2016) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Sue Carol Cutrell Reynolds, 62, Summer Shade, KY (1954-2016) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Zack McCrary, 28, Russell Co., KY (1987-2016) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Anita Upchurch (1955-1964) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Bobby Butler | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Paul Goodin (1916-1983) | (Updates/Corrections)
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