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  1. Mitzi has prayers from all as she battles cancer again
    Posted: 2018-11-27, Story ID: 100851

  2. Letter: Water in Columbia tastes bad
    Posted: 2018-10-01, Story ID: 99834

  3. Granny Nannie: Comments on KHD removing illegal signs
    Posted: 2018-09-11, Story ID: 99481

  4. Senators key to re-establishing Greasy Creek Roadside Park
    Posted: 2018-09-10, Story ID: 99461

  5. James Roberts: Heavily penalize for talking/texting while driving
    Posted: 2018-09-09, Story ID: 99445

  6. Sena M. Schaefer: Rumble strips would help at intersection
    Posted: 2018-09-09, Story ID: 99444

  7. Mary Knight finds KY 55 roadside messages inspirational
    Posted: 2018-09-09, Story ID: 99442

  8. Peggy Fudge: Rumble strips, better lighting would help at Bypass
    Posted: 2018-09-08, Story ID: 99432

  9. Sue Buley: Only problem with Bypass is difficulty seeing lights
    Posted: 2018-09-08, Story ID: 99428

  10. Anon: Well designed roundabout is needed at Bypass
    Posted: 2018-09-08, Story ID: 99427

  11. Louise Butler: Use rumble strips; roundabout doesn't work here
    Posted: 2018-09-07, Story ID: 99411

  12. Taft Neal: Rumble strips safety solution, 'Bypass & Burkesville'
    Posted: 2018-09-07, Story ID: 99400

  13. Joe Barbee: Flat intersections between hills recipe for disaster
    Posted: 2018-09-06, Story ID: 99385

  14. Joyce Coomer: In defense of law enforcement
    Posted: 2018-09-05, Story ID: 99380

  15. Vicki Miller: Safety begins with personal responsibility
    Posted: 2018-09-05, Story ID: 99375

  16. Traffic safety in general: ban use of electronic communication device
    Posted: 2018-09-05, Story ID: 99360

  17. Stop Bypass accidents II: speed enforcement is the answer
    Posted: 2018-09-04, Story ID: 99345

  18. Anna Huff sends perfect one word critique of Tommy Bailey work
    Posted: 2018-09-04, Story ID: 99344

  19. Stop the Bypass accidents: thoughts on how it can be done
    Posted: 2018-09-04, Story ID: 99342

  20. A Shout out for Clerk Greer & Staff & Dog & Cat licenses
    Posted: 2018-09-04, Story ID: 99333

  21. Rob Collins: Be grateful you're never really rolling solo
    Posted: 2018-09-03, Story ID: 99331

  22. Rita King: Comments on navigating Columbia
    Posted: 2018-08-30, Story ID: 99252

  23. Taking Action on the Opioid Crisis/Role of law enforcement
    Posted: 2018-08-28, Story ID: 99211

  24. Shannon Sexton: More signs might help navigate Columbia, but for specific areas
    Posted: 2018-08-27, Story ID: 99191

  25. Rita King: Tips to aid travel from Liberty, KY to 'New Columbia'
    Posted: 2018-08-26, Story ID: 99175

  26. Robert Cumming: Greasy Creek Park will take act of Congress
    Posted: 2018-08-25, Story ID: 99163

  27. William Feese: Sulphur Springs Road - A drive worth taking
    Posted: 2018-08-17, Story ID: 99041

  28. Editorial (KPNS) Acknowledging the past vital for the future
    Posted: 2018-08-17, Story ID: 99038

  29. In Support of a Free Press: Subscribe to Local Newspapers
    Posted: 2018-08-15, Story ID: 99008

  30. Small businesses on trend to save downtown Columbia
    Posted: 2018-08-04, Story ID: 98797

  31. Diane R. Wallace: Worth it to drive to another town to buy gas
    Posted: 2018-08-02, Story ID: 98756

  32. Vicky Pike - Can't wait to see new Magic Market open
    Posted: 2018-07-30, Story ID: 98714

  33. Zachery Oakes on dangers from syringes: Be vigilant at all times
    Posted: 2018-07-24, Story ID: 98593

  34. James Roberts: It's owners' responsibility to lock vehicles
    Posted: 2018-07-22, Story ID: 98560

  35. Charles Marshburn comments on wave of car break-ins
    Posted: 2018-07-22, Story ID: 98557

  36. Ralph Roy Waggener: On police car mileage - Another viewpoint
    Posted: 2018-07-19, Story ID: 98500

  37. Joyce Coomer: Ugliness on the Cumberland Parkway
    Posted: 2018-07-15, Story ID: 98433

  38. Business owner advocates Customer Only parking downtown
    Posted: 2018-07-04, Story ID: 98256

  39. V. Kolbenschlag: 'Customer Only Park' signs invite buyers
    Posted: 2018-07-04, Story ID: 98252

  40. Mystery # 79558 - UFO could be a helium balloon, maybe?
    Posted: 2018-07-04, Story ID: 98243

  41. Pam Dailey comments on Lidocaine products for chigger bites
    Posted: 2018-06-28, Story ID: 98122

  42. Reader laments that the environment may have been just a fad
    Posted: 2018-06-16, Story ID: 97929

  43. McConnell's record-breaking tenure worth spot in history books - LINK
    Posted: 2018-06-14, Story ID: 97900

  44. BJF Thinks slow implementation of speed changes is working
    Posted: 2018-06-13, Story ID: 97884

  45. Joyce Coomer: Lament for wanton destruction of natural beauty
    Posted: 2018-06-12, Story ID: 97848

  46. Ralph Roy Waggener comments on the pain of paying for pills
    Posted: 2018-06-06, Story ID: 97736

  47. George Rice: Thanks, T.J. Health, for being in Columbia
    Posted: 2018-06-05, Story ID: 97706

  48. Ryan Quarles: Let's make our own mark in hemp history
    Posted: 2018-06-04, Story ID: 97698

  49. Phyllis Gooden: Agrees, parking should be for customers only
    Posted: 2018-05-28, Story ID: 97578

  50. V. Kolbenschlag: Parking spaces should be for customers only
    Posted: 2018-05-27, Story ID: 97569

  51. Ralph Roy Waggener: Flower power surge needed Down Town
    Posted: 2018-05-27, Story ID: 97562

  52. Kentucky Color - Memorial Day Weekend
    Posted: 2018-05-26, Story ID: 97552

  53. Jon Halsey comments on duties of the sheriff
    Posted: 2018-05-21, Story ID: 97441

  54. Election 2018/Civics lesson: Sheriffs are peace officers
    Posted: 2018-05-21, Story ID: 97433

  55. To pull in or to back in? That is the question
    Posted: 2018-04-25, Story ID: 96952

  56. Huge strainer on bridge over Crocus Creek on Melson Ridge Road
    Posted: 2018-04-24, Story ID: 96932

  57. Charles Marshburn agrees with his horse riding teacher
    Posted: 2018-04-23, Story ID: 96904

  58. Charles Marshburn: Hypothesis on why phlox is Sweet William
    Posted: 2018-04-22, Story ID: 96889

  59. CAUD Natural Gas System in county will happen, GM Stone says
    Posted: 2018-04-11, Story ID: 96675

  60. Gov. Bevin gives his side of his tax/budget bills veto
    Posted: 2018-04-10, Story ID: 96658

  61. Ralph Waggener: A Russell Creek Walk for Columbia?
    Posted: 2018-04-08, Story ID: 96636

  62. Recommendation to City Council: Eliminate parking space
    Posted: 2018-04-04, Story ID: 96555

  63. V.Kolbenschlag likes Barry Loy photo, tulips & grape hyacinths
    Posted: 2018-04-03, Story ID: 96545

  64. Chris Oliver: Appreciation for Adair County teachers
    Posted: 2018-03-30, Story ID: 96473

  65. Richard Nelson Commentary: Stop spreading fake news
    Posted: 2018-03-26, Story ID: 96394

  66. Driving around the square: City Council might pass a law . . .
    Posted: 2018-03-20, Story ID: 96290

  67. Vonnie Kolbenschlag thinks removal of box additions would help
    Posted: 2018-03-20, Story ID: 96285

  68. Billy Joe Fudge proposes simple fix to 'Yield Sign' Massacre
    Posted: 2018-03-19, Story ID: 96282

  69. Comment: Thanks for correct uses of peek, peak, pique
    Posted: 2018-03-19, Story ID: 96273

  70. A Lesson Learned: Opinion on School Walkouts
    Posted: 2018-03-16, Story ID: 96221

  71. Joyce M. Coomer: I saw an omen this morning.
    Posted: 2018-03-08, Story ID: 96074

  72. Billy Joe Fudge heard from Amen Corner - Tree Planting at JBC
    Posted: 2018-03-07, Story ID: 96053

  73. Comment: Robert Flowers appreciates story on Mrs. Ruth Butler
    Posted: 2018-03-05, Story ID: 96031

  74. Joyce Coomer: Vigilance can prevent some things
    Posted: 2018-02-19, Story ID: 95765

  75. Kudos to Hardee's of Columbia for drive through receptacle
    Posted: 2018-02-03, Story ID: 95461

  76. An open letter to the Mayor and Columbia City Council
    Posted: 2018-02-01, Story ID: 95432

  77. Sign may have to finally be addressed in dark of night
    Posted: 2018-01-06, Story ID: 94878

  78. Pedestrian/driver commends two Adair School bus drivers
    Posted: 2018-01-04, Story ID: 94834

  79. Hunter Durham challenges Doug McCammish ugly opination
    Posted: 2017-12-15, Story ID: 94497

  80. Maury Lewis: Disagrees with idea there are no dangerous roads
    Posted: 2017-11-07, Story ID: 93811

  81. Charles Marshburn: Time Change
    Posted: 2017-11-05, Story ID: 93759

  82. Debra Gayle Loy Harvey: Comments on pension change plans
    Posted: 2017-11-04, Story ID: 93754

  83. Steve Coomer: Compares roadside signs to litter
    Posted: 2017-10-31, Story ID: 93675

  84. Billy Joe Fudge sends Triple Wow! for RRW Spelling story
    Posted: 2017-10-11, Story ID: 93284

  85. T. Neal: Some better things for Council to do than ban bars
    Posted: 2017-10-09, Story ID: 93258

  86. Joyce Coomer advocates for improved word skills
    Posted: 2017-10-09, Story ID: 93250

  87. Doug Beard: TU for lowered flags today - hopes others follow
    Posted: 2017-10-03, Story ID: 93121

  88. Writing and sharing memories makes a difference
    Posted: 2017-09-13, Story ID: 92714

  89. Dr. Arnold challenges Pope's position on climate change skeptics
    Posted: 2017-09-13, Story ID: 92707

  90. Cynthia Meyer: Where are the jobs to pay for tax?
    Posted: 2017-09-11, Story ID: 92687

  91. OP ED: Secretary Grimes issues statement on pension reform
    Posted: 2017-08-30, Story ID: 92456

  92. OP-ED: Saving Kentucky's Retirement Systems
    Posted: 2017-08-30, Story ID: 92448

  93. V. Kolbenschlag: Let's take Gov. Bevin up on Beautify challenge
    Posted: 2017-08-28, Story ID: 92406

  94. Mary Knight finds Oscar-winning weeders at work in our town
    Posted: 2017-08-26, Story ID: 92378

  95. Ann Pearson: Writer agrees with letter wanting more jobs . . .
    Posted: 2017-08-22, Story ID: 92289

  96. Nancy Grigsby: Organic agriculture deserves respect
    Posted: 2017-08-16, Story ID: 92198

  97. James Getchell on roadside spraying: Stop the insanity!
    Posted: 2017-08-14, Story ID: 92152

  98. BJ Fudge endorses crosswalks as added safety for LWC residents
    Posted: 2017-08-06, Story ID: 92013

  99. George Kolbenschlag: Agrees on Hay-bales on sidewalk solution
    Posted: 2017-07-29, Story ID: 91887

  100. Charles Marshburn: Enforcement is answer
    Posted: 2017-07-29, Story ID: 91885

  101. Ann Pearson: Wants more ticketing to make streets safer
    Posted: 2017-07-27, Story ID: 91835

  102. Writer: Onus of responsibility, vehicles v pedestrian, is on driver
    Posted: 2017-07-25, Story ID: 91813

  103. Thanks to Rep. James Comer for help getting passport
    Posted: 2017-07-20, Story ID: 91742

  104. Shannon Sexton: Kayaking is the thing to do now, but . . .
    Posted: 2017-07-17, Story ID: 91674

  105. My Rant Today: Occasional op ed piece by Miss Victoria Pike
    Posted: 2017-07-11, Story ID: 91564

  106. Steve and Cheryl Strodtman proud of Rep. James Comer
    Posted: 2017-06-26, Story ID: 91310

  107. Ann Pearson: Gas is always higher in Columbia
    Posted: 2017-06-23, Story ID: 91262

  108. David Smith: Thinks one parking spot ought to be eliminated
    Posted: 2017-06-23, Story ID: 91259

  109. Billy J. Fudge: Believes there is a place for trucks, for pedestrians
    Posted: 2017-06-12, Story ID: 91053

  110. Charles Marshburn: A question of greater missions
    Posted: 2017-06-11, Story ID: 91037

  111. George Kolbenschlag: NO THROUGH TRUCK TRAFFIC signs
    Posted: 2017-06-11, Story ID: 91032

  112. Robby Morrison: Intersection is fatality waiting to happen
    Posted: 2017-06-09, Story ID: 91001

  113. Barbara Armitage: Ideas for FM2 mural/banner at FM2
    Posted: 2017-06-07, Story ID: 90974

  114. Doug Beard offers splendid suggestion on an FM 2 murals
    Posted: 2017-06-04, Story ID: 90914

  115. Adair Democratic Party meets Fri, 9 June 2017 at Cranmer
    Posted: 2017-06-04, Story ID: 90907

  116. Sycamore Springs: 2017 Crusade scene stirs silent 'Thank You'
    Posted: 2017-06-03, Story ID: 90897

  117. Jon Halsey: Here's a News Flash:
    Posted: 2017-06-03, Story ID: 90892

  118. Vicky Pike: Update on Free Tipping day, 27 May 2017
    Posted: 2017-05-25, Story ID: 90747

  119. Joyce M. Coomer: Spraying only enhances target plants
    Posted: 2017-05-22, Story ID: 90673

  120. Senator Max Wise's Legislative Update. 20 May 2017
    Posted: 2017-05-20, Story ID: 90648

  121. Harry Mack has stopped telemarketers with call-blocker
    Posted: 2017-05-17, Story ID: 90581

  122. Jon Halsey: Political parties pushback to keep robocalls
    Posted: 2017-05-13, Story ID: 90528

  123. Happy that needle exchange program is coming to Adair Co.
    Posted: 2017-05-12, Story ID: 90518

  124. Senator Max Wise: Legislative Update 10 May 2017
    Posted: 2017-05-10, Story ID: 90478

  125. Zac Oakes: Drug addiction is multi-faceted problem
    Posted: 2017-05-02, Story ID: 90309

  126. Margo Miller: Procedure for traffic light failure
    Posted: 2017-05-01, Story ID: 90289

  127. Lent: what are you giving up?
    Posted: 2017-04-12, Story ID: 89925

  128. Concerning the grant to Lindsey Wilson from Kosair Charities
    Posted: 2017-04-05, Story ID: 89756

  129. Tell everyone to be careful when driving on Hurt Street . . .
    Posted: 2017-03-31, Story ID: 89661

  130. H. Hunter Durham, Esq. thinks Mystery Varmint Ol' Rob
    Posted: 2017-03-28, Story ID: 89590

  131. Letter: Local printing busineses not acknowledged, supported
    Posted: 2017-03-24, Story ID: 89516

  132. God's perfection - letter from Joyce M. Coomer
    Posted: 2017-03-23, Story ID: 89484

  133. COF: Wonders why city put road in middle of dump?
    Posted: 2017-03-20, Story ID: 89408

  134. Joyce Coomer: Some litter I wonder about
    Posted: 2017-03-18, Story ID: 89355

  135. Guy Babin: Litter addiction also a community problem
    Posted: 2017-03-17, Story ID: 89349

  136. Lifting History: Why it's time to end the Cuban trade embargo
    Posted: 2017-03-16, Story ID: 89314

  137. John Howery: Comments on Mayor's statement
    Posted: 2017-03-08, Story ID: 89138

  138. BJF - Campfire photo is classic
    Posted: 2017-03-05, Story ID: 89085

  139. JIM - If you choose to give, give wisely
    Posted: 2017-03-05, Story ID: 89078

  140. BJF: How will future JIM look back on today's Columbia?
    Posted: 2017-02-26, Story ID: 88938

  141. Sen. Max Wise's Legislative Update Fri 24 Feb 2017
    Posted: 2017-02-25, Story ID: 88915

  142. Writer asks about fines for littering
    Posted: 2017-02-23, Story ID: 88889

  143. Taylor Co. resident for quick action on school bus safety issue
    Posted: 2017-02-21, Story ID: 88847

  144. Senator Max Wise's Legislative Update. 17 Feb 2017
    Posted: 2017-02-17, Story ID: 88775

  145. Victoria Pike: Total disgust with trash along AC roads
    Posted: 2017-02-14, Story ID: 88703

  146. Legislative Update: Sen. Max Wise - 10 Feb 2017
    Posted: 2017-02-10, Story ID: 88639

  147. Ben Arnold: Endorses pro-active CAUD gas initiative
    Posted: 2017-02-10, Story ID: 88638

  148. Commentary: Historical buildings are not replaceable
    Posted: 2017-02-10, Story ID: 88636

  149. Joyce Coomer: Comments on proposed dog law
    Posted: 2017-02-07, Story ID: 88561

  150. Ben Burris reports on conditions at Bowling Green
    Posted: 2017-02-04, Story ID: 88508

  151. Vonnie Kolbenschlag comments on Historic Courthouse
    Posted: 2017-02-02, Story ID: 88453

  152. Heather Evans: On humane treatment of surplus cats
    Posted: 2017-01-20, Story ID: 88217

  153. Ralph Waggener: Good to see Adair Fiscal Court in proper attire
    Posted: 2017-01-11, Story ID: 88027

  154. Comment: Grant for environment? or more personal responsibility?
    Posted: 2017-01-10, Story ID: 88000

  155. V. Kolbenschlag proposes post-holiday electronics pickup
    Posted: 2017-01-01, Story ID: 87835

  156. Mary Bardin: On some area hospital fortunes
    Posted: 2017-01-01, Story ID: 87832

  157. BJF: Hippo could be conjured up from Holmes Bend story
    Posted: 2016-12-31, Story ID: 87820

  158. Jon Halsey: Not so enamored with new cell phone tax
    Posted: 2016-12-24, Story ID: 87717

  159. Ralph Waggener suggests red brick sidewalks as alternative
    Posted: 2016-12-23, Story ID: 87691

  160. Reader says Wed 21 Dec 2016 CM edition buoyed his day
    Posted: 2016-12-22, Story ID: 87672

  161. Billy Joe Fudge: Bigger culvert, new bridge may be necessary
    Posted: 2016-12-19, Story ID: 87618

  162. Billy Joe Fudge: Making crosswalks safer
    Posted: 2016-12-02, Story ID: 87290

  163. Thanks to Mr. Reed for all he has done for schools
    Posted: 2016-12-01, Story ID: 87277

  164. Rodney Thompson suggests comeuppance for arsonist(s)
    Posted: 2016-11-27, Story ID: 87195

  165. Pinewood brick and stone a nice touch
    Posted: 2016-11-26, Story ID: 87183

  166. Sen. Max Wise: Legislative update. Thanksgiving wishes
    Posted: 2016-11-20, Story ID: 87073

  167. Hunter Durham: Bad feeling see the tree cut down
    Posted: 2016-11-19, Story ID: 87054

  168. Billy Joe Fudge thinks schools' momentum will continue to propel
    Posted: 2016-11-19, Story ID: 87052

  169. Charles Marshburn asks about surveillance cameras re: shooting
    Posted: 2016-11-19, Story ID: 87049

  170. George Kolbenschlag: Comment on End the Week in one voice
    Posted: 2016-11-13, Story ID: 86925

  171. Lake Area Foundation seeks $10,000 endowment for senior centers
    Posted: 2016-11-02, Story ID: 86686

  172. The COF: Picture composer may see National Geographic comin'
    Posted: 2016-10-18, Story ID: 86323

  173. Mary Knight: More credit to spread around
    Posted: 2016-10-13, Story ID: 86264

  174. Dr. Marian Smith: Expert authority vouches for TJ Health Fair
    Posted: 2016-10-12, Story ID: 86223

  175. Laura Harris: Sad first for our little townl!
    Posted: 2016-10-08, Story ID: 86155

  176. Joyce Coomer: Why I voted No on No Smoking Survey
    Posted: 2016-10-06, Story ID: 86122

  177. Heartland Parkway engineering problems like ones in Taylor
    Posted: 2016-10-05, Story ID: 86099

  178. John Halsey: Agrees with Joyce Coomer
    Posted: 2016-10-05, Story ID: 86094

  179. Engineering and the human factor
    Posted: 2016-10-05, Story ID: 86092

  180. Markings on Highway 55N now broke, needs fixing
    Posted: 2016-10-03, Story ID: 86058

  181. Linda Cook: Is it too late for a do-over before a fatality?
    Posted: 2016-10-03, Story ID: 86038

  182. Comments on safety of new (Heartland Pkwy) road design
    Posted: 2016-10-03, Story ID: 86037

  183. Academic Dean Phyllis got it right
    Posted: 2016-09-29, Story ID: 85966

  184. Tommy Melson: Remembering 911 . . .
    Posted: 2016-09-11, Story ID: 85584

  185. Writer says driving habits of some are chilling
    Posted: 2016-09-09, Story ID: 85536

  186. Adair Co. Fair Association/Jaycees Statement on changes
    Posted: 2016-09-06, Story ID: 85473

  187. Sen. Max Wise Legislative Update: 2 Sep 2016
    Posted: 2016-09-03, Story ID: 85422

  188. Rickie Williams: Wonders why people told about prank
    Posted: 2016-08-31, Story ID: 85362

  189. Billy Joe Fudge: Source of water affects taste
    Posted: 2016-08-22, Story ID: 85173

  190. Anyone have point-of-use solutions to bad tasting water
    Posted: 2016-08-22, Story ID: 85166

  191. Dave Rosenbaum: Adair's Zeno & Ruby Lawhorn set standard
    Posted: 2016-08-21, Story ID: 85149

  192. Vonnie Kolbenschlag: More encouragement to recycle needed
    Posted: 2016-08-15, Story ID: 85022

  193. Traffic accident reports should contain certain information
    Posted: 2016-08-15, Story ID: 85019

  194. Partisanship re: Ask What You Can Do for Your Commonwealth
    Posted: 2016-08-07, Story ID: 84833

  195. To The Folks of Adair County!
    Posted: 2016-08-03, Story ID: 84764

  196. Bob Barnes: Hold next year's AC Fair at Industrial Park
    Posted: 2016-07-24, Story ID: 84596

  197. What would you want for the next Adair County Fairgrounds?
    Posted: 2016-07-24, Story ID: 84591

  198. Kentucky Color: Dunwoody GA and quality urban planning
    Posted: 2016-07-17, Story ID: 84465

  199. Ralph Waggener comments: Beauty is in eye of beholder
    Posted: 2016-07-04, Story ID: 84202

  200. Sunrise clouds 1 Jul 2016 inspired him to stop for pictures
    Posted: 2016-07-03, Story ID: 84190


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