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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

  127. Jon Halsey: Comment on Dr. Arnold's newest invention
    Posted: 2015-03-19, Story ID: 73997

  128. Dr. Arnold to seek patent on invention - secure voting machine
    Posted: 2015-03-19, Story ID: 73995

  129. Joyce Turner comments on trophies
    Posted: 2015-03-16, Story ID: 73928

  130. Guy Babin: Comment on Mitzi Bault photo editorial
    Posted: 2015-03-08, Story ID: 73798

  131. Peggy Fudge: Well said, BJF, on Mayoral Contest trial
    Posted: 2015-03-08, Story ID: 73787

  132. Billy Joe Fudge: Comment of City Mayoral Election issues
    Posted: 2015-03-08, Story ID: 73784

  133. Robert Cumming: Despicable crime at Sand Lick
    Posted: 2015-03-03, Story ID: 73640

  134. Jon Halsey: Maybe it's time to rethink the academic year
    Posted: 2015-02-24, Story ID: 73477

  135. Thanks!!! Adair County Search and Rescue
    Posted: 2015-02-18, Story ID: 73264

  136. New snow and it's eerily quiet, even for 4:10amCT
    Posted: 2015-02-18, Story ID: 73255

  137. A way to thank the folks who have to go out in this stuff
    Posted: 2015-02-17, Story ID: 73231

  138. Jon Halsey applauds idea of old hospital for VA clinic
    Posted: 2015-02-14, Story ID: 73128

  139. Senator Max Wise's Weekly Legislative Update - 13 Feb 1015
    Posted: 2015-02-14, Story ID: 73116

  140. Ralph's Comments about VA Clinic are not so out of order
    Posted: 2015-02-14, Story ID: 73115

  141. Kenny Absher: Local library best entity taxpayers pay for
    Posted: 2015-02-13, Story ID: 73111

  142. RRW: On Brian Williams, stupid should not be a career ender
    Posted: 2015-02-09, Story ID: 73036

  143. RRW Comment on NBC Newsman Bryan Williams
    Posted: 2015-02-08, Story ID: 73025

  144. Wise Week: Sen. Max Wise's legislative report 6 Feb 2015
    Posted: 2015-02-07, Story ID: 72994

  145. Billy Joe Fudge comments on contested Mayoral election
    Posted: 2015-02-05, Story ID: 72967

  146. Bryant Stockton: Super Blues and Mod Hippie Fests
    Posted: 2015-02-01, Story ID: 72889

  147. Ben Arnold: Favors removal of big commercial light poles
    Posted: 2015-01-30, Story ID: 72854

  148. Cites danger on Crocus Creek off Melson Ridge RD, Adair Co., KY
    Posted: 2015-01-30, Story ID: 72838

  149. Adair Democratic Executive Committee: remembering Sen. Ford
    Posted: 2015-01-25, Story ID: 72728

  150. Near miss at KY 61 S, Bypass: 1 second ahead of certain tragedy
    Posted: 2015-01-25, Story ID: 72726

  151. Dave Rosenbaum: Mr. Fudge wrote very, very good article
    Posted: 2015-01-16, Story ID: 72538

  152. Thanks for caring enough to bury dog killed by vehicle
    Posted: 2015-01-15, Story ID: 72510

  153. Getting the House in Order Focus of First Week of 2015 Session
    Posted: 2015-01-09, Story ID: 72389

  154. Victoria Pike: Wild swings in gas prices just aren't right
    Posted: 2015-01-08, Story ID: 72373

  155. Daryl Branham: Amen to Ralph and Ben! on transparency
    Posted: 2015-01-07, Story ID: 72346

  156. Ben Arnold: A second to Ralph's applaud for CJE Mike Stephens
    Posted: 2015-01-07, Story ID: 72329

  157. Victoria Pike: 30 cent/gallon price run-up in one day wrong
    Posted: 2015-01-07, Story ID: 72320

  158. Jon Halsey: Artificial manipulation of Law of Supply & Demand has consequences
    Posted: 2014-12-30, Story ID: 72192

  159. Scorpt722: No blame to Obama for current gas price
    Posted: 2014-12-30, Story ID: 72185

  160. Joyce Coomer: Advice on gun safety
    Posted: 2014-12-25, Story ID: 72114

  161. Jamie Isabelle comment: New mayor election
    Posted: 2014-12-24, Story ID: 72083

  162. Joyce Coomer commentary on birds and solar power
    Posted: 2014-12-22, Story ID: 72037

  163. Reader urges all to remember those who have lost loved ones
    Posted: 2014-12-22, Story ID: 72034

  164. Gas Drum Beat: Columbia 10 cents lower than Somerset city
    Posted: 2014-12-15, Story ID: 71883

  165. Vicky Compton: The voting process has to be fair
    Posted: 2014-11-21, Story ID: 71376

  166. Rickie Williams: Understands about absences for death, illness
    Posted: 2014-11-21, Story ID: 71367

  167. Pamela Farr: Very proud of our band
    Posted: 2014-11-17, Story ID: 71261

  168. Ralph Waggener: Big Pencil should stay as long as it can
    Posted: 2014-11-14, Story ID: 71168

  169. BJF: Mayoral leadership, vote of people, could stop Payroll Tax
    Posted: 2014-11-04, Story ID: 70914

  170. Comment on Columbia, KY's BIG Pencil
    Posted: 2014-10-31, Story ID: 70809

  171. Billy Joe Fudge Commentary: Tuesday is Election Day
    Posted: 2014-10-31, Story ID: 70801

  172. Election 04 Nov 2014: Writer has questions for jailer candidates
    Posted: 2014-10-22, Story ID: 70606

  173. Joyce Coomer on Celia Downey article: Concise and to the point
    Posted: 2014-10-20, Story ID: 70542

  174. Celia Downey: Bringing jobs issue down to earth
    Posted: 2014-10-19, Story ID: 70533

  175. Charles Marshburn: Have intelligent reason for your vote
    Posted: 2014-10-17, Story ID: 70481

  176. AMEN, Dr. Arnold - Eric Goodin writes
    Posted: 2014-10-17, Story ID: 70477

  177. Mike Newton: (Payroll) tax will bring hardship to a lot of folks
    Posted: 2014-10-16, Story ID: 70465

  178. Taft Neal comments on city's new payroll tax
    Posted: 2014-10-07, Story ID: 70250

  179. Shannon Rowe: Memories of best friend, Capt. Tony Grider
    Posted: 2014-09-22, Story ID: 69893

  180. CJE Ann Melton responds to Bill Henson on road funds issue
    Posted: 2014-09-21, Story ID: 69891

  181. Ralph Waggener: Bam Carney grandstanding at its best
    Posted: 2014-09-21, Story ID: 69887

  182. Dr. Smith wonders why Rep. Carney pushes unqualified roads
    Posted: 2014-09-21, Story ID: 69873

  183. Recognizing our Vietnam War Veterans on the 50th Anniversary
    Posted: 2014-09-18, Story ID: 69829

  184. Writer, re Payroll Tax: Income taxes are sticky, live forever
    Posted: 2014-09-17, Story ID: 69797

  185. Joyce Coomer: Seven questions on the Payroll Tax
    Posted: 2014-09-13, Story ID: 69732

  186. Ralph Waggener: We need more jobs for working class, too
    Posted: 2014-09-12, Story ID: 69705

  187. Agrees, mostly, with Dr. Ben Arnold on The Payroll Tax, jobs
    Posted: 2014-09-11, Story ID: 69682

  188. Comment on the proposed Columbia payroll tax
    Posted: 2014-09-04, Story ID: 69532

  189. Tiffany Kessler urges warm welcome for Rep. Whitfield
    Posted: 2014-09-03, Story ID: 69513

  190. Joyce Coomer: Sympathy for owner of a cat named Katie
    Posted: 2014-08-25, Story ID: 69357

  191. Mary Ann Brown, comments on concrete pillars
    Posted: 2014-08-24, Story ID: 69323

  192. Joyce Coomer: On driving Bypass/Highway 55 South intersection
    Posted: 2014-08-09, Story ID: 69016

  193. Disagrees with BJF for calling thoughtless driver 'gentleman'
    Posted: 2014-08-08, Story ID: 68986

  194. Joyce Coomer: Taught to take responsibility for own safety
    Posted: 2014-08-07, Story ID: 68968

  195. Ed Pipalski: Answer to last John Ford statement
    Posted: 2014-08-04, Story ID: 68901

  196. Jon Halsey on Somerset Mayor's statement on city gas sales
    Posted: 2014-08-03, Story ID: 68886

  197. Ed Pipalski: Price objectors could open own gas stations
    Posted: 2014-08-03, Story ID: 68876

  198. John Ford: Local government sometimes has to take initiative
    Posted: 2014-08-02, Story ID: 68867

  199. John Ford: Offers own solution to problem of high gas prices
    Posted: 2014-08-02, Story ID: 68866

  200. Tired of higher gasoline prices here: She buys out of town
    Posted: 2014-08-02, Story ID: 68851

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