ColumbiaMagazine.com
Printed from:

Welcome to Columbia Magazine
 


























  200 Most recent stories in topic Commentary
  1. Comment on Black vulture preying on wildlife
    Posted: 2016-02-08, Story ID: 80879

  2. Vicky Pike: Black vultures dangerous to our livestock
    Posted: 2016-02-08, Story ID: 80873

  3. Chris Oliver wants alcohol purchases to benefit Adair
    Posted: 2016-02-07, Story ID: 80872

  4. Jon Halsey: Party made cynical, sneering work-around
    Posted: 2016-02-04, Story ID: 80784

  5. Shannon Sexton: Any tax from legal sales more than we get now
    Posted: 2016-01-29, Story ID: 80596

  6. Brandon Burns' numbers predict lower alcohol tax amounts
    Posted: 2016-01-28, Story ID: 80572

  7. Shannon Sexton: Alcohol tax revenue depends on local rate
    Posted: 2016-01-27, Story ID: 80559

  8. Billy Joe Fudge: Appreciates Mike Ellis' concern for accuracy
    Posted: 2016-01-27, Story ID: 80547

  9. Mary Bardin: Westlake will be an asset to TJ Samson
    Posted: 2016-01-27, Story ID: 80537

  10. Geo. Kolbenschlag: Vote of thanks to Neal Gold, hospital board
    Posted: 2016-01-26, Story ID: 80519

  11. Joyce M. Coomer: Monday morning questions
    Posted: 2016-01-25, Story ID: 80482

  12. Jon Halsey: Citizens need more concern for local government
    Posted: 2016-01-23, Story ID: 80374

  13. Kelvin Bailey: County dweller appreciates clearing priorities
    Posted: 2016-01-22, Story ID: 80367

  14. Wayfaring Stranger comments on Russell Co. wet vote
    Posted: 2016-01-22, Story ID: 80332

  15. Brandon Burns: Is county already receiving alcohol tax money
    Posted: 2016-01-20, Story ID: 80300

  16. Sally Kemp wants clarification on alcohol tax use
    Posted: 2016-01-20, Story ID: 80295

  17. Sally Kemp: Brandon Burns has brilliant idea
    Posted: 2016-01-20, Story ID: 80278

  18. Granny Nannie says: Fraidy cats
    Posted: 2016-01-20, Story ID: 80270

  19. Brandon Burns: Use alcohol tax money to pay off hospital debt
    Posted: 2016-01-20, Story ID: 80267

  20. Writer comments expungement; asks about business liablitiy
    Posted: 2016-01-15, Story ID: 80160

  21. Jon Halsey: Takes issues with reason for expunging records
    Posted: 2016-01-15, Story ID: 80155

  22. Pulaski Countian writes why he's glad his county went wet
    Posted: 2016-01-13, Story ID: 80106

  23. Granny Nanny comments on drinking
    Posted: 2016-01-12, Story ID: 80087

  24. Commentary on Wet v Dry: Prohibition ended December 5, 1933
    Posted: 2016-01-11, Story ID: 80051

  25. Rickie Williams on going wet: Is this progress?
    Posted: 2016-01-08, Story ID: 80003

  26. Jana Esch: Is one drug 'better' than another drug?
    Posted: 2016-01-08, Story ID: 79998

  27. Senator Max Wise's Legislative Update on issues facing state
    Posted: 2016-01-08, Story ID: 79996

  28. C. Marshburn: More news of meth abuse than alcohol problems
    Posted: 2016-01-08, Story ID: 79992

  29. D. Rosenbaum questions connection: Being dry, higher meth use
    Posted: 2016-01-08, Story ID: 79984

  30. Ben Arnold: Unaccounted for ballots could have changed mayoral election outcome
    Posted: 2016-01-07, Story ID: 79971

  31. Jon Halsey comments on the state of Adair Co. education
    Posted: 2016-01-01, Story ID: 79869

  32. Billy Joe Fudge: Omnibus editoral comments
    Posted: 2015-12-28, Story ID: 79794

  33. Wants Hobby Lobby in new Pinewood Shopping Center
    Posted: 2015-12-26, Story ID: 79770

  34. Celia Downey: Consider a gift to GRAS this Christmas
    Posted: 2015-12-19, Story ID: 79681

  35. Jon Halsey: Standard practice producing more kleptrocracy, less democracy
    Posted: 2015-12-18, Story ID: 79663

  36. Mayor Curtis Hardwick issues statement on Wet-Dry drive
    Posted: 2015-12-16, Story ID: 79626

  37. Betsy Fausnaugh: On being vigilant
    Posted: 2015-12-13, Story ID: 79568

  38. Be vigilant - what does that mean to you?
    Posted: 2015-12-13, Story ID: 79564

  39. COF scolds CM for lack of erudition/(or anglophilia?)
    Posted: 2015-12-12, Story ID: 79542

  40. Adair Co.'s Dakota Meyer on Donald Trump's call for Muslim Ban
    Posted: 2015-12-11, Story ID: 79507

  41. Carol Roberts: Wants Christmas Postcard Village to expand
    Posted: 2015-12-11, Story ID: 79503

  42. Billy Joe Fudge: Heroes, each and every one
    Posted: 2015-12-09, Story ID: 79479

  43. Charles Marshburn remembers That Tragic Day, 22 Nov 1963
    Posted: 2015-11-22, Story ID: 79118

  44. Supt. Reed: Hats off to CAUD
    Posted: 2015-11-20, Story ID: 79090

  45. Robert Cumming: Dave Shuffett truly deserving of KAEC award
    Posted: 2015-11-19, Story ID: 79056

  46. Bryan Blair: On economic impact, value of a County Fair
    Posted: 2015-11-11, Story ID: 78880

  47. Columbia looks great in Small Town Sunday feature on WLKY
    Posted: 2015-11-09, Story ID: 78820

  48. Harry Mack: Warning on Phone Shysters claiming to be from IRS
    Posted: 2015-11-07, Story ID: 78773

  49. Jennifer Parker: Amens Henrietta Scott stand on the arts
    Posted: 2015-10-26, Story ID: 78495

  50. Henrietta Scott: Excluding art in career pathways is ridiculous
    Posted: 2015-10-25, Story ID: 78490

  51. Ralph Roy Waggener: A well balanced education!
    Posted: 2015-10-24, Story ID: 78474

  52. Ashley Miller: Public Thanks to AHA and Ellen Zornes
    Posted: 2015-10-14, Story ID: 78266

  53. Jason Mardis getting some great photos
    Posted: 2015-10-12, Story ID: 78217

  54. Ralph Waggener: The Square Crows have brought us together
    Posted: 2015-10-08, Story ID: 78159

  55. Gas Prices: Where do we go from here?
    Posted: 2015-10-04, Story ID: 78092

  56. Billy Joe Fudge: Don't drive out of town for gas
    Posted: 2015-10-02, Story ID: 78048

  57. Miss Vicky aligns with BJ Fudge; takes action, steps on toes
    Posted: 2015-09-27, Story ID: 77968

  58. Kentucky Color: Did you ever wonder? - About gas prices?
    Posted: 2015-09-27, Story ID: 77966

  59. Lois Cunningham: Alan Reed, a new kind of superintendent
    Posted: 2015-09-23, Story ID: 77871

  60. Jon Halsey: Taken aback calculus not being offered at ACHS
    Posted: 2015-09-21, Story ID: 77825

  61. Jamie Isabelle: Shocked by vote on Superintendent contract
    Posted: 2015-09-19, Story ID: 77791

  62. V. Kolbenschlag: Shabby campus turned into source of pride
    Posted: 2015-09-18, Story ID: 77774

  63. Darrell Overstreet: I can't believe what I read . . .
    Posted: 2015-09-18, Story ID: 77758

  64. Thinks retired teachers a treasure of talent for community
    Posted: 2015-09-17, Story ID: 77736

  65. Charles Marshburn: Ben is on a mission
    Posted: 2015-09-12, Story ID: 77644

  66. Thanks: For people who step up to plate when needed
    Posted: 2015-09-06, Story ID: 77526

  67. Willard Pritchard very alert for danger at two Adair intersections
    Posted: 2015-09-06, Story ID: 77501

  68. Writer says Gov. Beshear statement very well said
    Posted: 2015-09-04, Story ID: 77475

  69. Jon Halsey: Comments on Gov. Beshear Statement
    Posted: 2015-09-04, Story ID: 77470

  70. Louise Butler: The bus garage was oldest, e most dilapidated
    Posted: 2015-09-02, Story ID: 77411

  71. 1 Graf Editorial: The need for crosswalks - protect LWC students
    Posted: 2015-09-01, Story ID: 77400

  72. Thinks new band building should have come before bus garage
    Posted: 2015-08-31, Story ID: 77381

  73. Joyce Coomer: Downtown comments
    Posted: 2015-08-31, Story ID: 77380

  74. Billy Joe Fudge: Encore editorial on Leadership from 5 years ago
    Posted: 2015-08-30, Story ID: 77363

  75. Need more like Easton Bryant standing up for small business
    Posted: 2015-08-27, Story ID: 77304

  76. Chicken Issue: Writer doesn't, will never eat chicken again
    Posted: 2015-08-24, Story ID: 77269

  77. Granny Nanny says - for 24 Aug 2015
    Posted: 2015-08-24, Story ID: 77260

  78. Troy Elmore: On Slavery as punishment in U.S. Constitution
    Posted: 2015-08-24, Story ID: 77249

  79. Jon Halsey: On dueling and the Constitution
    Posted: 2015-08-21, Story ID: 77207

  80. Travel note and comment on state of fleet, Pulaski Co., KY
    Posted: 2015-08-19, Story ID: 77166

  81. Jon Halsey comments on CAUD board membership
    Posted: 2015-08-17, Story ID: 77127

  82. Jim Barbee: Sees Craft Brewing Industry in Adair Co. future
    Posted: 2015-08-16, Story ID: 77103

  83. Marcia Shuffett: Thinks tax increase excessive
    Posted: 2015-08-15, Story ID: 77082

  84. Jon Halsey: A plug for Rural Mail Carriers, RFD
    Posted: 2015-08-10, Story ID: 76983

  85. When Mail is delivered late, who is responsible for late charges
    Posted: 2015-08-10, Story ID: 76982

  86. Joyce Coomer: Let little kids just be kids
    Posted: 2015-08-10, Story ID: 76976

  87. BJF on what a trip to Nancy, KY, has to include
    Posted: 2015-08-10, Story ID: 76974

  88. Gerald Doss: Those paying water bills are the boss
    Posted: 2015-08-08, Story ID: 76950

  89. Billy Joe Fudge: We can rejuvenate Downtown Columbia
    Posted: 2015-08-08, Story ID: 76942

  90. Ralph Waggener: Story a great service to Adair County
    Posted: 2015-08-07, Story ID: 76936

  91. Jon Halsey: Glad to have question asked on CAUD spending
    Posted: 2015-08-07, Story ID: 76932

  92. No problem! - Don't worry about shape of hay bundle
    Posted: 2015-08-05, Story ID: 76887

  93. Joyce Coomer's idea: Art Fair would be farmer's market of talent
    Posted: 2015-08-03, Story ID: 76824

  94. RRW: Confessions of a traveler in the fast lane
    Posted: 2015-08-02, Story ID: 76816

  95. Ralph Waggener: Supports Arts Fair in Old Courthouse idea
    Posted: 2015-08-01, Story ID: 76803

  96. Joyce M. Coomer presents a splendid idea for use of Courthouse
    Posted: 2015-08-01, Story ID: 76800

  97. Better signage would help at Hurt & Jamestown Street
    Posted: 2015-08-01, Story ID: 76790

  98. Guest editorial comment from Truly Dedicated Lindsey Employee
    Posted: 2015-08-01, Story ID: 76784

  99. Ralph Roy Waggener: More who helped with 206/55 junction
    Posted: 2015-07-30, Story ID: 76756

  100. Robert Cumming: 'Turn' has more to do with spinning millstone
    Posted: 2015-07-30, Story ID: 76741

  101. Contractor rolls in for lighting installation for Exit 46
    Posted: 2015-07-29, Story ID: 76732

  102. BJF: Why a fresh new start to re-invigorate Downtown is needed
    Posted: 2015-07-26, Story ID: 76673

  103. Geo. Kolbenschlag: Planning for Downtown needs diverse ideas
    Posted: 2015-07-26, Story ID: 76665

  104. Commentary on A Plan for Downtown Columbia
    Posted: 2015-07-26, Story ID: 76664

  105. Billy Joe Fudge: A plan for Downtown Columbia, KY
    Posted: 2015-07-25, Story ID: 76648

  106. Alice Smith Robinson remembers Nell's Variety Story
    Posted: 2015-07-22, Story ID: 76579

  107. Rollin Knifley: Square needs more than covered walkways
    Posted: 2015-07-21, Story ID: 76567

  108. BJF: We need an overall strategy to get jobs
    Posted: 2015-07-21, Story ID: 76556

  109. Ben Arnold: BJF has great idea for covered walkways
    Posted: 2015-07-20, Story ID: 76552

  110. Ralph Waggener: Stephen Collins is right, too
    Posted: 2015-07-20, Story ID: 76540

  111. Stephen D. Collins: Jobs need to be the top priority
    Posted: 2015-07-20, Story ID: 76534

  112. Kentucky Color: Covered walkways a good idea for Columbia
    Posted: 2015-07-19, Story ID: 76527

  113. Ben Arnold: We must defend our voting rights
    Posted: 2015-07-17, Story ID: 76499

  114. Joyce Coomer: The uses of weeds
    Posted: 2015-07-10, Story ID: 76369

  115. Maury defends Joyce and wildflowers!
    Posted: 2015-07-09, Story ID: 76336

  116. Guy Babin: If wildflowers would be like civilized flora
    Posted: 2015-07-09, Story ID: 76335

  117. Doug McCammish: Accurate diagnosis at WRH saved his life, too
    Posted: 2015-07-01, Story ID: 76168

  118. Jon Halsey: On yet another Veterans Bypass fatality
    Posted: 2015-06-27, Story ID: 76111

  119. Billy Joe Fudge: Thanks, Rob Wilkerson and Junior Stotts
    Posted: 2015-06-25, Story ID: 76062

  120. Robt. Cumming: Turning lanes great for Russell Co. Greenhills shortcut
    Posted: 2015-06-23, Story ID: 76037

  121. RRW: Great - if interest in local government matched Countdown
    Posted: 2015-06-23, Story ID: 76020

  122. School Countdown: Leave it the way it is
    Posted: 2015-06-22, Story ID: 76000

  123. Guy Babin Movement gains strength: Another against countdown
    Posted: 2015-06-19, Story ID: 75950

  124. Writer says Grass clippings discharged on roads a hazard
    Posted: 2015-06-18, Story ID: 75934

  125. Harry Mack addresses road hazards for bikers
    Posted: 2015-06-18, Story ID: 75928

  126. Jamey Hayes comments on eliminating tax revenue allocations
    Posted: 2015-06-18, Story ID: 75927

  127. Wonders why it's taking six weeks for culvert project
    Posted: 2015-06-14, Story ID: 75862

  128. Peggy Fudge: Intersection needs more than double lights
    Posted: 2015-06-14, Story ID: 75859

  129. Hopes Fairground/C-ville intersection open by Fair Time
    Posted: 2015-06-14, Story ID: 75853

  130. Senator Max Wise: Courage and Heroism
    Posted: 2015-06-11, Story ID: 75793

  131. If semi had believed signs, problem would not have occurred
    Posted: 2015-06-09, Story ID: 75767

  132. Congratulations to Trail Town USA initiative committee
    Posted: 2015-06-09, Story ID: 75759

  133. Lorne Holler, from Florida, agrees with B. Armitage
    Posted: 2015-05-31, Story ID: 75607

  134. The construction interruption: What isn't marked is the detour
    Posted: 2015-05-31, Story ID: 75605

  135. Letter: Writer cites a pattern in gas pricing
    Posted: 2015-05-31, Story ID: 75599

  136. Watching the recanvass: Comment on Jefferson Co rapid results
    Posted: 2015-05-28, Story ID: 75546

  137. George Rice: Peg Schaeffer must be angel to all animals
    Posted: 2015-05-24, Story ID: 75450

  138. Vicky Pike: Glad to see something done at intersection
    Posted: 2015-05-23, Story ID: 75437

  139. Maury Lewis suggest Lampton Park behind Photo Video
    Posted: 2015-05-19, Story ID: 75347

  140. Citizen Vicky Pike reminds Kentuckians to vote
    Posted: 2015-05-18, Story ID: 75335

  141. Thought for the Day: from Marcia Shuffett
    Posted: 2015-05-16, Story ID: 75300

  142. Charles Marshburn sees need for four stop lights on Square
    Posted: 2015-05-16, Story ID: 75293

  143. Jackson Brower: Revenge time after squirrels damage 2 F-150s
    Posted: 2015-05-16, Story ID: 75290

  144. SBDM Elections are opportunity to wield real power in the school
    Posted: 2015-05-08, Story ID: 75129

  145. Charles Marshburn echoes skepticism re: Board of Elections
    Posted: 2015-05-08, Story ID: 75124

  146. Writer supports AC Fire Department decision on fire dues/tax bill
    Posted: 2015-05-07, Story ID: 75092

  147. Voice in Wilderness sends welcome for Columbia FD, Ladder One
    Posted: 2015-05-06, Story ID: 75059

  148. Shannon Sexton: Entire mayoral election issue is bizarre
    Posted: 2015-04-30, Story ID: 74927

  149. Jon Halsey: Outrage now is over Election Board refusal to explain
    Posted: 2015-04-30, Story ID: 74916

  150. Marsha Walker: Judge Vance did research; made right decision
    Posted: 2015-04-28, Story ID: 74875

  151. Sally Kemp: What does having money have to do with it?
    Posted: 2015-04-28, Story ID: 74858

  152. Rickie Williams: Joyce Rodgers is good people
    Posted: 2015-04-28, Story ID: 74855

  153. Marcia Shuffett: Dr. Arnold acted after citizens told him of issues
    Posted: 2015-04-28, Story ID: 74854

  154. Jamie Isabelle comments on the Mayor's Race
    Posted: 2015-04-28, Story ID: 74851

  155. Jon Halsey: Comments on Board of Elections
    Posted: 2015-04-27, Story ID: 74850

  156. Amy Pike: Many unanswered questions on decision by Election Board
    Posted: 2015-04-27, Story ID: 74845

  157. Charles Marshburns: Comment on Jon Halsey commentary
    Posted: 2015-04-27, Story ID: 74836

  158. Charles Marshburn: Thanks Ben Arnold for procedures article
    Posted: 2015-04-27, Story ID: 74835

  159. AMY PIKE: Board of Elections obligated to inform public about decision
    Posted: 2015-04-26, Story ID: 74831

  160. Writer: Would have expected statement from Board of Elections
    Posted: 2015-04-24, Story ID: 74789

  161. John Campbell: Comments on inmates working on right-of-ways
    Posted: 2015-04-24, Story ID: 74782

  162. Whoop de doo: Are concerns proportional to importance?
    Posted: 2015-04-23, Story ID: 74761

  163. Jon Halsey: Majority of Board of Election are elected officials
    Posted: 2015-04-22, Story ID: 74748

  164. One of Gadberry's Mayors clearifies stand on taxes
    Posted: 2015-04-22, Story ID: 74735

  165. Tiffany Kessler: Time for a good old-fashioned town hall meeting
    Posted: 2015-04-20, Story ID: 74691

  166. Mary Ann Brown: More patrols, video cameras needed
    Posted: 2015-04-20, Story ID: 74676

  167. Heather Evans: Rumble strips and lower speed, if that will help
    Posted: 2015-04-19, Story ID: 74673

  168. The Bypass safety issue: What really can be done?
    Posted: 2015-04-19, Story ID: 74670

  169. Darrell Overstreet comments on coverage
    Posted: 2015-04-18, Story ID: 74655

  170. Billy Joe Fudge: Is Columbia mayorless? And other questions
    Posted: 2015-04-17, Story ID: 74645

  171. Jon Halsey: On magazine's service to community
    Posted: 2015-04-17, Story ID: 74642

  172. Mark Hale comments on paying fire dues with tax bill
    Posted: 2015-04-17, Story ID: 74634

  173. Jon Halsey comments on proposed fire dues ordinance
    Posted: 2015-04-17, Story ID: 74630

  174. Writer says drivers haven't learned, even after tragedy
    Posted: 2015-04-15, Story ID: 74580

  175. Billy Joe Fudge: Streams are living, breathing ecosystems
    Posted: 2015-04-15, Story ID: 74575

  176. Guy Babin: Center of Adair Co.? - Gradyville, Paradise, USA
    Posted: 2015-04-13, Story ID: 74523

  177. V. Kolbenschlag haiku: Caring about impressions
    Posted: 2015-04-12, Story ID: 74508

  178. Ed Pipalski: Constitutional challenge to new City tax law
    Posted: 2015-04-10, Story ID: 74477

  179. Commentary: Is Russell Creek a trash can?
    Posted: 2015-04-07, Story ID: 74412

  180. Sammy Kassem comments on gravel and and flooding
    Posted: 2015-04-07, Story ID: 74409

  181. Marsha Walker cites roadway drop-offs in Columbia, KY.
    Posted: 2015-04-06, Story ID: 74404

  182. Creek Gravel and the government
    Posted: 2015-04-06, Story ID: 74387

  183. Rickie Williams: On highway safety, progress & steps backward
    Posted: 2015-04-06, Story ID: 74386

  184. Charles Marshburn offers this 'solvation' for bypass dilemma
    Posted: 2015-04-04, Story ID: 74356

  185. Dr. Ben Arnold: On tree debris and gravel harvesting
    Posted: 2015-04-03, Story ID: 74347

  186. Jon Halsey: Mark Hale is absolutely right
    Posted: 2015-04-03, Story ID: 74335

  187. Mark Hale writes a solution to Russell Creek problems
    Posted: 2015-04-03, Story ID: 74334

  188. Marsha Walker agrees lights are hard to see in daytime
    Posted: 2015-04-02, Story ID: 74317

  189. T. Neal: Fixing the Intersection
    Posted: 2015-04-02, Story ID: 74294

  190. Ralph Waggener: A little common sense, not money, needed on the bypass
    Posted: 2015-04-01, Story ID: 74272

  191. Bypass Issue: Maybe yellow caution light time should be longer
    Posted: 2015-03-31, Story ID: 74230

  192. Jennifer Parker: Thinks embankment needs to be cut down
    Posted: 2015-03-30, Story ID: 74209

  193. Something about this intersection requires an intervention
    Posted: 2015-03-29, Story ID: 74207

  194. Says families of Bypass Fatalities would say Shut it Down
    Posted: 2015-03-29, Story ID: 74204

  195. How many have to die at the Bypass intersections . . .
    Posted: 2015-03-29, Story ID: 74197

  196. Vonnie Kolbenschlag: Every word has a history
    Posted: 2015-03-28, Story ID: 74182

  197. Survivor of 2014 collision suggests safety improvements
    Posted: 2015-03-28, Story ID: 74180

  198. Commentary: That's a person on that bike in front of you
    Posted: 2015-03-26, Story ID: 74121

  199. Vehicle accident reports should include cell phone use
    Posted: 2015-03-25, Story ID: 74091

  200. Shellie Hornback: A little consideration, please
    Posted: 2015-03-19, Story ID: 74008


The last 200 articles are shown. For older articles, search the Stories Archive instead.
You can also view a list of All Topics.
 






















 
 
Quick Links to Popular Features


 

ColumbiaMagazine.com content is available as an RSS/XML feed for your RSS reader or other news aggregator.
Use the following link: http://www.columbiamagazine.com/columbiamagazinerss.php.

Contact us: Columbia Magazine and columbiamagazine.com are published by D'Zine, Ltd., PO Box 906, Columbia, KY 42728.
Phone: 270-250-2730 Fax: 270-751-0401


Please use our contact page, or send questions about technical issues with this site to webmaster@columbiamagazine.com. All logos and trademarks used on this site are property of their respective owners. All comments remain the property and responsibility of their posters, all articles and photos remain the property of their creators, and all the rest is copyright 1995-Present by Columbia! Magazine and D'Zine, Ltd. Privacy policy: use of this site requires no sharing of information. Voluntarily shared information may be published and made available to the public on this site and/or stored electronically. Anonymous submissions will be subject to additional verification. Cookies are not required to use our site. However, if you have cookies enabled in your web browser, some of our advertisers may use cookies for interest-based advertising across multiple domains. For more information about third-party advertising, visit the NAI web privacy site.