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Query: Exact site of Sand Lick distillery? Sulphur Springs Hotel?

John Chowning writes:
Does anyone know the exact location of where the distillery would have been located on Sand Lick? What about the location of the "Sulphur Springs," hotel, etc. that was an attraction and drew people from elsewhere? - John Chowning
Comments re article 73638 In the News exactly fivescore years ago today March 3rd 1915


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2015-03-03 16:26:28 | Comments | See topic Letters and Reader Feedback


Hey, folks, they've got us at the pound!!! Tue 3 Mar 2015


2015-03-03 - Green River Animal Shelter, 455 Appleby Drive, Columbia, KY - Photo by Kim Sallee, Director, Green River Animal Shelter.
These two boxers and chow/mix? were picked up near East 80 Estates. If they belong to you, please contact the Green River Animal Shelter at 270-385-9655 or 270-572-9943 after hours. Thanks, Kim Sallee- Director


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KSP Post 15, Activity for February 2015

By TFC Billy Gregory, Public Information Officer
Kentucky State Police Post 15, Columbia, KY

COLUMBIA, KY - During the month of February 2015, there were 19 traffic accidents investigated by the State Police working in the Post 15 area in the 11 counties of Adair, Casey, Clinton, Cumberland, Green, Marion, Metcalfe, Monroe, Russell, Taylor and Washington.

There was one fatal collision during the month of February in the Post 15 area.

Rhonda Yates, age 51 of Danville KY was killed on 02/18/15 in Washington Co KY.

This brings our yearly fatality count to 7 compared with 4 through this same period in 2014.

Statewide fatality count stands at 95 compared with 85 through this same period in 2014.

During the month of February 2015, there were 702 citations written, 42 courtesy notices written, 818 vehicles inspected, 494 complaints answered, 161 motorists assisted, 48 criminal cases opened and 102 criminal arrests made.


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2015-03-03 16:17:25 | Comments | See topic Police and Fire Reports

NWS Hazardous Weather Outlook Prepare for Winter Storm later this week See: National Weather Service

  Current Temperatures
Adair: 60 F
Casey: 59 · Cumberland: 61 · Green: 60
Metcalfe: 59 · Russell: 60 · Taylor: 60
Updated at 8:30pm Tuesday, March 3, 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

Janice Beard, 68, Russell County, KY (1947-2015)

She was a native of Russell County, KY, formerly lived in the Milltown Community of Adair County, KY, and was are resident of Russell County, KY, at the time of her death. She was the daughtger of the late Lee Foster and Rena Bryant Foster Chumbley. Mrs. Beard was a homemaker.
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Janice Beard, 68 of Russell Springs, Ky formerly of the Milltown Community of Adair County, died Tuesday, March 3, 2015 at 4:30amCT, at the Russell County Hospital in Russell Springs, KY.

Funeral service will be Wednesday, March 4, 2015 at 1pmCT, at Stotts-Phelps-McQueary Funeral Home, 210 Greensburg Street, Columbia, KY. Interment in the Milltown Cemetery, Milltown Church Road, Milltown, KY. Visiting will be after 9amCT, until the service time on Wednesday at Stotts-Phelps-McQueary Funeral Home.


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2015-03-03 15:40:46 | Comments | See topic Obituaries


Kentucky wins major national award for business creation

Site Selection Magazine awards Governor's Cup for most business projects per capita in the nation
Kentucky also had 10 communities make the magazine's Top Micropolitans list. Those communities include: Paducah, Danville, Campbellsville , Frankfort, Glasgow, Mount Sterling, Maysville, Madisonville, London and Fulton/Union City.

Kerri Richardson & Terry Sebastian
News from Gov. Beshear's Communications Office

FRANKFORT, KY - The nation is taking notice of Kentucky's record-breaking 2014 economic development efforts.

Gov. Steve Beshear today announced that Kentucky placed first nationally in Site Selection magazine's annual Governor's Cup rankings for new and expanded industry activity per capita in 2014


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2015-03-03 14:02:09 | Comments


Events scheduled for today, March 3, 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:33150 | Permanent Link | Comment/Correction)
8:00amCTPraise Assembly of God Food Pantry, Tuesdays 8am-1pmCT (Recurring Event) Praise Assembly of God, 310 Jamestown Street, Columbia, KY. Ann Burton Murphy (ID:33179 | 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. No (0) Event(s) District Court.
Casey County Judicial Center, 231 Courthouse Square, Liberty, KY. No (0) Court Event(s) Circuit Court. Twenty-four (24) 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. 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. Four (4) Court Event(s) District Court.
Taylor County, Justice Center, 300 E. Main Street, Campbellsville, KY. One Hundred Eighty Three (183) Court Event(s) in Circuit Court. Four (4) 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:33270 | Permanent Link | Comment/Correction)
8:30amCTServices, Casey County, KY, for Christian Zimmerman, of Casey County, KY (1931-2015) (ID:33075 | Permanent Link | Comment/Correction)
9:00amCTSalato Wildlife Education Center reopens for its 20th anniversary season (ID:33023 | Permanent Link | Comment/Correction)
Adair Food Pantry, 203 South Monroe Street, Columbia, KY
Open 9am-12pmCT, Tuesdays, Contact: Stephanie Long, Director, 270-250-2847 (ID:33184 | Permanent Link | Comment/Correction)
10:00amCTServices, New Friendship Baptist Church, Russell County, KY, for Margie Robertson, 96, Russell Co., KY (1919-2015) (ID:33190 | Permanent Link | Comment/Correction)
11:00amCTFuneral service for Gilbert May, 71, Adair Co., KY (1944-2015) (ID:33080 | Permanent Link | Comment/Correction)
Services, Edmonton, KY, for James Brack Butler, 93, Metcalfe Co., KY, (d 28 Feb 2015) (ID:33261 | Permanent Link | Comment/Correction)
NoonCTPause for Chimes at Noon, Downtown Columbia. Two selections (ID:33090 | Permanent Link | Comment/Correction)
2:00pmCTFuneral services for Marie Richerson Shawen, 82, Taylor Co., KY (1933-2015) (ID:33081 | Permanent Link | Comment/Correction)
Services, Burkesville, KY Mrs. Geneva Thrasher Thacker, 82, Cumberland County, KY (1933-2015) (ID:33260 | Permanent Link | Comment/Correction)
3:00pmCTAdair Co. Knife Swap, Regular 1st & 3rd Tuesdays (Recurring Event)
In the basement of the Masonic Lodge, 501 Burkesville Street, Columbia, KY. - Jason Cox (ID:33195 | Permanent Link | Comment/Correction)
5:00pmCTRead Across Adair County, 5pm-7pmCT at Adair County Primary Center, 158 Col. Casey Drive, Columbia, KY (ID:33054 | Permanent Link | Comment/Correction)
Chimes at the Evening, Downtown Columbia. Two selections (ID:33119 | Permanent Link | Comment/Correction)
ADAIR COUNTY BAND BINGO - at Adair Band Bingo Building - Doors Open 5pmCT - Close 10pmCT Bingo is each Tuesday and Friday. Open 5pm-10pmCT/6pm/11pmET, in the Adair Band Bingo Building, 50 Shady Lane (Bing Map/Direction from Anywhere) Columbia, KY. License # ORG0002285. Five Regular Games, Pull Tabs, and Much More. Concessions available at all sessions. (Sponsored) (ID:33197 | Permanent Link | Comment/Correction)
5:15pmCTStrong for Life Class, regular Tuesdays (Recurring Event)
Jim Blair Center, 901 Hudson Street, Columbia, KY. - Lee Ann Jessee (ID:33206 | Permanent Link | Comment/Correction)
6:00pmCTGreen River Animal Welfare League Meets 1st Tuesdays
at Chamber Building (basement), 201 Burkesville ST, Columbia, KY (Recurring Event) (ID:33212 | Permanent Link | Comment/Correction)
Adair County Jaycees Reg Meeting 1st & 3rd Tuesdays (Recurring Event) Fairgrounds Pavillion, 415 Fairgrounds ST, Columbia, KY- GREG THOMAS (ID:33213 | Permanent Link | Comment/Correction)
6:30pmCTThe Adair County Republican Party meets in the basement of the Adair County Courthouse Annex, 424 Public Square, Columbia, KY. All meetings are open to everyone and we encourage you to attend. - SHANNON ROWE, Adair County Republican Party Chairman (ID:32995 | Permanent Link | Comment/Correction)

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All Roads lead to Adair Co. Primary Center Tue 3 Mar 2015


2015-03-03 - Adair County Primary Center, 158 Col Casey Drive, Columbia, KY - Photo by Patty Jones, Principal. All doors lead to Adair County Primary Center, 158 Col. Casey Drive, Columbia, KY tonight for the annual READ ACROSS ADAIR COUNTY! Doors open at 5pmCT, TUE 3 Mar 2015. - PATTY JONES, Principal.

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Today, TUESDAY with CM, 3 Mar 2015
For Day 62 of 2015. There are 303 days remaining in 2015.

Haiku by Robert Stone for March 3, 2015:
At welcoming hearth
past companions live again
in sweet memories.
--Robert Stone, Tuesday, 3 March 2015.
-1000 haiku countdown finished, now for some more days, Day 1267



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Columbia P & Z will review plans for new Hudson ST Five-Start

The City of Columbia Planning and Zoning Commission will hold a special called meeting at 6pmCT, Thursday, March 5, 2015, at City Hall, 116 Campbellsville Street, Columbia, KY. The purpose of the meeting is to review site development plans for the Columbia Five Star to be located at the intersection of Burkesville and Hudson Street. - JADA COOMER

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2015-03-03 13:51:07 | Comments

Kellys will sing at Kelleyville Church, Sun 8 Mar 2015

The Kellys, from Lawrenceburg, TN, will sing at Kelleyville Community Church 77 Kellyville Road, Colmbia, KY on Sunday, March 8, 2015 at 6pmCT. Bro. Stanley Watson and congregation invite everyone to attend. - Mindy Yarberry

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2015-03-03 13:20:32 | Comments

Roger Dale Eads, Casey Co., KY (1955-2015)

He was a former employee of Tarter Gate. He attended Jennie's Chapel United Methodist Church. He is survived by his parents, Hobert and Reatha Luttrell Eads. He leaves one direct living descendant.
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Roger Dale Eads of Windsor, KY passed away Monday, March 2, 2015. He was 59.

Funeral services are at 12pmCT/1pmET, Friday, March 6, 2015 at McKinney-Brown Funeral Home, 752 Campbellsville Street, Liberty, KY, with Bro. Wayne Cole officiating. Burial will follow in South Fork Cemetery. Visitation is Friday from 10amCT/11amET until funeral service.


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2015-03-03 13:10:14 | Comments | See topic Obituaries

Scenic Casey County, KY: Sacred Heart Church, Liberty, KY


2015-03-03 - Corner Wallace Wilkinson Boulevard and KY 70, Liberty, KY - Photo by Ed Waggener.
From any angle, one of the most beautiful sanctuaries anywhere, anytime, and especially in Sunday's snow: Sacred Heart Parish Church in Liberty, KY. Picture through the passenger's side windshield with windshield distortions. Sunday, 1 Mar 2015


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Robert Cumming: Despicable crime at Sand Lick

Robert Cumming writes:
The despicable crime reported in the March 3 1915 local newspaper also made national news in the volume 95 page 547"

IRON AGE" trade journal issue: "Powerplant and distillery at Sand Lick Springs Ky owned by John and Edward Oldham destroyed February 24, 1915 by explosion" -Robert Cumming
Comments re article 73638 In the News exactly fivescore years ago today March 3rd 1915


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2015-03-03 12:58:36 | Comments | See topic Commentary

Capt. Tony Grider Statue Dedication is Sat 7 Mar 2015 at TRH

A statue honoring Captain Tony Gricer will be dedicated at Taylor Regional Hospital, 1700 Old Lebanon Road, Campbellsville, KY, at 9amCT/10amET, Saturday, March 7, 2015. Tony worked and served in Columbia and other Adair County communities for a number of years. This great man was definitely an asset to many communities and organizations. You are invited to celebrate his legacy as this statue is dedicated in his honor. - Tammy Grider

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2015-03-03 09:26:28 | Comments

In the News exactly fivescore years ago today, March 3rd, 1915


  • Registered Distillery at Sand Lick destroyed by dynamite
  • Old Maids Convention" at Columbia Graded and High School a great success
  • The Y.M.C.A. of Lindsey Wilson followed with "The Tramps Convention"
  • Sports took up an entire column, with memories of E.A. Diddle and Doodle Sullivan
  • Mrs. Marcum gave tea to raise funds for Columbia Library
  • And an interesting footnote and a JIM teaser on Lafe Akin and Adair County's best-known music teacher, Rev. Isaac Meredith "Pilgrim" Grimsley

Click on headline for complete "100 years ago."

By JIM

The front page of the Adair County News one hundred years ago today -March 3, 1915 - carried a savory potpourri of information.

One item of considerable interest to many was the recent destruction by dynamite of a registered distillery at Sand Lick, near where Cumberland, Adair, and Russell corner up. (The News, ever ready to take up the mantle of prohibition, quickly pointed out the distillery was in Cumberland County.) On Monday night of the previous week, co-owner John Oldham, who lived half a mile from the operation, heard an explosion. "Upon hearing the report, he got up, looked out, to see the buildings in flames." He and the other owner, Ed Oldham, immediately contracted for blood hounds to be brought to the scene of the crime and in short order the sharp-nosed canines had earned their kibble. The next edition of the News reported that on Friday, William Miller of the Bryan community, Russell County, had been tracked "to his door," arrested and charged with "blowing up and burning the [distillery] buildings," and carried to Burkesville, "where he bonded until next Saturday."


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2015-03-03 07:48:34 | Comments | See topic Local History

ACSO Works two separate accidents Mon 2 Mar 2015

Adair County Sheriffs Office responds to accident KY 55 N of Columbia, KY at 11amCT, and to single vehicle collison on Millerfield Road, near Adair-Russell County line
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By Deputy Adam Cravens
Adair County Sheriff's Office

The Adair Sheriff\'s Office responded to two separate vehicle accidents on Monday, March 2, 2015. The first accident occurred before 11amCT, on KY 55 North/Campbellsville Road at the intersection of KY 55 & Kellyville Road.


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2015-03-03 07:30:59 | Comments | See topic Police and Fire Reports

Map of Work Ready Communities 03 Mar 2015


2015-03-03 - Frankfort, KY - Photo from Kentucky Work Ready Communities Program.
The chart above shows status of the 7-County Area: Adair, Russell and Taylor are Work Ready Communities in Progress; Green and Casey have sent letters of intent. And Cumberland and Metcalfe are in Formative Stages. Around the state, only a few counties are unengaged in the program


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Columbia City Council Report Mon 2 Mar 2015 regular meeting

In last nights Mon 2 Mar 2015 Columbia City Council Meeting:
  • Council embraces program for safer sidewalks and crossings presented by Mary Ann Loy
  • Council rescinds plan to change Bomar Heights to MLK Boulevard, with stipulation that stretch of Burkesville Street be designated for Dr. King - without address changes.
  • Council approves Wes Feese, Charles Grimsley for Parks & Rec Board
  • Council delays vote on accepting Holladay Place Development and Pineview Drive into the City of Columbia Street system
  • Mayor comments on Heartland Parkway initiative, now in its 20th year.

Hear Larry Smith report from the meeting on FM 92.7 the WAVE and FM 99.9 The Big Dawg.
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By Ed Waggener

A presentation by Mary Ann Loy last night at the Columbia City Council got an enthusiastic endorsement from Mayor Curtis Hardwick and members of the Columbia City Council to take immediate action to make Columbia a more walkable city, a city safe for those utilizing mobility scooters.

In a brief presentation, Ms. Loy highlighted several major points where dangers exist, and, in a non judgmental manner set out ways for the community to take relatively simple, low cost steps to improve the situation.


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2015-03-03 07:13:35 | Comments

Gov. Beshear announces KY Work Ready Communities

Fleming County latest Work Ready Community, the 17th of Commonwealth's 120 Counties to make the laist. Ballard and Marshall in Western Kentucky are Work Ready in Progress. Adair, Russell, and Taylor remain in Work Ready in Progress Category. For map of Work Readiness, Scroll to the end of article or click to Certified Counties Map

From Gov. Beshear's Communications Office

FRANKFORT, KY. (Mon 2 Mar 2015) - Governor Steve Beshear today announced that Fleming County has been certified as a Kentucky Work Ready Community and Ballard and Marshall counties have achieved Kentucky Work Ready Communities in Progress status.


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2015-03-03 04:36:50 | Comments | See topic Kentucky

Chris Bennett is teaching Contracting in KY at SCC

Bennett, a resident of Columbia, KY, is a master electrician who has been trained in leadership and business management. He has completed over 2,000 electrical construction projects. He was professionally trained in managing general electrician teams and has experience in sales, human resources, payroll accounting, computer systems, MAC, PC, and computer network installation. As a state certified commercial electrical inspector he has acquired a vast knowledge of the National Electrical Code and OSHA safety requirements

By Allison Horseman
News from Somerset Community College

SOMERSET, KY, (2 Mar 2015) - Licensed journeyman or master HVAC technicians that also have an electrical contractor license are now able to obtain all the necessary continuing education requirements at one time by taking a new course at Somerset Community College (SCC) entitled Contracting in Kentucky. This new course meets both requirements for HVAC and/or electrical contractor continuing education.


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2015-03-03 03:00:04 | Comments | See topic Education

Mr. David Vernon (Doc) Hughes, Taylor Co., KY (1958-2015)

Mr. Hughes - or Doc, as he was better known - was a well-respected mechanic, and would often diagnose engine complications by ear before anyone else would even notice a problem. Although a man of few words, he made it obvious he loved his family, and was extremely proud of the lives they led. He professed faith in Christ, and was a member of the Cane Valley Baptist Church. He leaves six direct living descendants.

Mr. David Vernon "Doc" Hughes, 56, of Campbellsville departed this life on February 28, 2015 at the Jewish Hospital in Louisville, KY.

There will be a funeral service to honor the life of David Vernon "Doc" Hughes on Wednesday, March 4, 2015 at 12pmCT/1pmET, at the L.R. Petty Funeral Home, 1765 New Columbia Rd., Campbellsville, KY 42718. Bro. Mike Woodrum will be officiating. Interment will follow in the Campbellsville Memorial Gardens Cemetery, 700 Old US 68, Campbellsville, KY. The family will receive friends at the funeral home on Tuesday, March 3, 2015, from 4pm-7pmCT/5pm-8pmET.


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2015-03-03 02:42:40 | Comments | See topic Obituaries

City Council enthusiastic for pedestrian safety improvements


2015-03-03 - City Hall Council meeting room, 116 Campbellsville Street, Columbia, KY - Photo by Ed Waggener.
It was a Red Letter day in City Hall last night, when Mary Ann Loy, at podium, right, gave a detailed account of simple solutions the City could do to improve pedestrian safety all around Columbia, and got an enthusiastic reception from Mayor Curtis Hardwick, Mayor Pro Tem Ron Rogers, and other members of the council. Above, clockwise, are (Rogers), Councillors Charles Grimsley and Mark D. Harris (both partially hidden); City Clerk Rhonda Loy; Mayor Hardwick, City Attorney Marshall Loy; Councillors Craig Dean, Linda Waggener and Craig Lasley. Councillor Waggener urged the Council to take immediate action by following Mary Ann Loy's suggestion, to split up areas of the community and walk the area and come back with suggestions to improve conditions for pedestrians, those who walk for health, those who must use streets for mobility scooters. Most of the council claimed sections early. Former Mayor Mark D. Harris endorsed the plan, and commented that the new Payroll Tax should help to finance needed painting, striping, and marking projects. - ED WAGGENER


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Deadline to apply for F&W conservation officer posts 9 Mar 2015

Kentucky Fish and Wildlife seeks 12 conservation officer recruits; applications being taken
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By Dave Baker

FRANKFORT, KY - Applications are now being accepted for conservation officers at the Kentucky Department of Fish and Wildlife Resources. The deadline to apply is Monday, March 9, 2015.

The department plans to fill positions in Christian, Graves, Marshall, Henderson, Breckinridge, Cumberland, Marion, Grant, Casey, Johnson, Martin and Elliott counties.


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2015-03-03 02:12:25 | Comments | See topic Sports

James (Goody) Patterson, Green Co., KY (1940-2015)

"Goody" had made a profession of faith in Christ and was a member of the Macedonia Baptist Church. He was a farmer. he was a native of Green County, KY, and a resident of the county at the time of his death. He was the son of the late Garland and Easer White Patterson. He leaves seven direct living descendants,
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James "Goody" Patterson, age 74, departed this life Monday, March 2, 2015 at the Golden Living Center-Green Hill, Greensburg, KY.

The funeral service will be at 11amCT, Wednesday, March 4, 2015, at Foster-Toler-Curry Funeral Home, 209 W Court Street, Greensburg, KY, with Bro. Larry Wisdom and Bro. David Patterson the officiating clergy. Interment will be in the Ladies Chapel Cemetery. Visitation will be 4pm-9pm Tuesday, March 3, 2015 at the funeral home.


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2015-03-03 01:57:51 | Comments | See topic Obituaries

Next Writers' Meeting at 4:30pmCT 6 Mar 2015

By Joyce M. Coomer

On Friday, March 6, 2015, at 4:30pmCT Next Writers' Meeting at the Adair County Library, 307 Greensburg Street, Columbia, KY. Anyone interested in writing, prose or poetry, fiction or nonfiction, is welcome to attend. If you have something you'd like to read, bring that, and if you can a few copies to pass out to other writers. For further information, contact Carolyn Townsend at sendcarolyn@yahoo.com. - Joyce M. Coomer, 270-384-4495


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2015-03-03 01:40:41 | Comments | See topic Local Arts Scene

Official word: 17 year old missing boy found

Update: Official word from Greg Thomas, at 3:02pmCT, Mon 02 Mar 2015

One of the searchers, who asked not to be identified, writes:
I was one of the searchers today on this and he was found and returned home around 3:15pmCT this afternoon. Thanks for everyones help.
Comments re article 73626 17 year old is missing in Adair County KY


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2015-03-03 01:35:57 | Comments

Cathie Lea Williams, 65, Adair Co., KY (d. 28 Feb 2015)

She was the daughter of the late Alvin and Christine Hadley Robison and the widow of James M. Williams. She leaves 8 direct and on step living descendants. Her final resting place will be in Adair County at Mt. Carmel Cemetery.
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Cathie Lea Williams, 65, of Louisville, died Saturday, February 28, 2015.

Funeral ceremony will be 10amCT/11amET, Wednesday, March 4, 2015, at Newcomer Funeral Home, 235 Juneau Drive, Louisville, KY, with burial to follow at 1pmCT in Mt. Carmel Cemetery, 102 Mt. Carmel Road, in Adair County, KY. Visitation on Tuesday March 3, 2015, from 3pm-7pmCT/4pm-8pmET at Newcomer.


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2015-03-02 14:56:19 | Comments | See topic Obituaries

Dave Walters, Cooking with Dave, a feature on WLCU-Tv


2015-03-03 - WLCU Broadcast Studios, 203 West Broadway, Campbellsville, KY - Photo from WLCU student promotions.
Some know Dave Walters as pastor at Lowell Avenue Baptist Church in Campbellsville. Some know him as vice president for admissions and student services at Campbellsville University. Others will say he is half of the Dave n Ed Show, a comedy produced annually with his partner Rev. Ed Pavy. Now, in addition to those, Walters will be known as the chef of "Cooking with Dave," the cooking show on WLCU television that follows in the tradition first started by Ed McGuire. Walters said he has attended culinary arts school which gives him some credentials. Linda Waggener, CU


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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. Spaghetti & Meatballs & Garlic Bread. Pork Tenderloin. VEGETABLES: Mashed Potatoes/Gravy. Green Beans. Corn. Pinto Beans. Mac & Cheese. Fried Potatoes. California Medley. Peas. 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 PDF.
BREAKFAST:
Whole Grain Muffin. Juice/Fruit. Choice of Low Fat Milk.
LUNCH: HOT DOG on Bun or SHREDDED PORK on Bun. Potato Wedges. Steamed Broccoli/w/Cheese. Pineapple Tidbits. Grapes. Choice of low fat Milk.
See Month at Time Menu, 2 Mar to 27 Mar 2015: MENU 2 Mar to 27 Mar 2015 PDF


Anderson's Pizzeria.
1411 Campbellsville Road, Columbia, KY. Open Tuesday-Thursday 10:30am-9pmCT. Friday-Saturday, 10:30am-10pmCT. Open Sunday 11am-9pmCT. Closed Mondays. Phone 270-384-3333 All major credit cards, Visa, Mastercharge, and Discover, accepted. Wi-Fi. No Smoking.
Our SANDWICH of the Week: NEW! BUILD YOUR OWN HAMBURGER. 1/3 lb KY Proud grain fed hormone-free burger built any way you like it. Served with fries for only 7.99 - Kellis Booth

Anderson's Pizzeria is the place for PIZZA BUFFETS. Have lunch here today.
NEW: Anderson's Pizzeria Offers a lunch buffet on weekdays (Tuesday-Friday), 11am-2pm. The buffet includes our delicious pizza, salad, and spaghetti with garlic knots. It's only $6.99. (Also on SUNDAYS now!)
Anderson's Pizzeria has Meetings Room. Book Your Event Today.


CIRCLE R RESTAURANT - Russell Road, Columbia. Six Page MENU
712 Russell Road, Columbia KY. PHONE: (270) 384-3212. WINTER HOURS: Monday-Thursday, 6am-8pmCT; Friday-Saturday, 6am-9pmCT. Closed on Mondays. Executive Chef Sammy Genakos.
TODAY'S SPECIALS:
Join us for Breakfast, anytime. (biscuits & gravy till 10amCT)
Lunch/Dinner Special(s) -
- Country Fried Steak with White Gravy OR Meatloaf with Red Gravy. Either with Choice of 2 sides and Choice of Texas Toast or Cornbread. Either, $6.99
- Sides: Vegetable of the Day - SWEET PEAS. The Circle R serves these sides every day - Real Mashed Potatoes. Cabbage. Fried Apples. Pinto Beans. Cole Slaw. Pickled Beets. Mac-N-Cheese. Side Salad. Baked Potato. Sweet Potato Casserole!
- Desserts: Homemade Brownies today. Always a splendid selection
PRIME RIB after 4pmCT, every Saturday at the Circle R


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 POT PIE, fully crusted. Delicious.= + 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 . Hearty BEEF CHILI. 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:
- GRILLED CHICKEN Comes with 2 Sides and Bread for $6.99
- TACO SALAD A meal in itself, $4.99
- SIDES: Real Mashed potatoes, Green Beans, Slaw, Shoepeg Corn, 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



38 Birthdays and Anniversaries for March 3
Happy Birthday, Pat Hopper | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Adam "Bubba T" Taylor | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Baylie Somerville (2004) | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy birthday, Bentley Jace Redmon (2014) | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Corey Melton | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Crystal Compton Kingrey | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Darlene Brock | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Jennifer Mann | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Josie McKinley (1918) | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Kevin Burton | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Peggy Redmon | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy birthday, Ralph Curry | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Taylor Dawn Smith (1990) | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Terry Harvey | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Tianna Smith (1999) | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Zachary Grider | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Zelda Murriel Robinson, 90, Casey Co., KY (1919) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Joe Robert Coe, 79, Cumberland Co., KY native (1931) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Emily Cain Edwards Sargent, Adair Co., KY (1930) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, James Buford Tungate, Taylor Co., KY (1937) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Josie Ann Brockman McKinley, Adair Co., KY (1918) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Herbert Janes, Adair Co., KY (1933) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Roger Dale Shearer, Russell Co., KY (1955) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Paula Vanderpool, Casey County, KY (1953) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Harold Ralph Dean, Casey Co., KY (1933) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Marcella Williams, 86, Casey County, KY (1926) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Mrs. Wanda Akin Estes, Green Co., KY (1948) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Delton Keith Williams, Burkesville, KY (1953) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Martha Burris Martin, Columbia, KY (1931) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Ms. Rhonda Gail Matney, 53, Green Co., KY (1960-2013) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Mossie Lee Stafford, Casey County, KY (1915-2013) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Gaynell Rodgers, Adair Co., KY (1952-2013) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Donnie Lee Warriner, Russell Co., KY (1962-2013) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Tommy Roberts, Liberty, KY, (1957-2014) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Mrs. Angela Renee Milby, 44, Taylor Co., KY (1970-2014) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Bobby Lee Dykes , 66, Russell County, KY (1948-2015) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Hobert Coffey (1933) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Sidney Grant (1926) | (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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