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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

  160. RRW Comment on: Joyce Coomer on kids
    Posted: 2016-07-03, Story ID: 84189

  161. Mark Hale: Columbia has an opportunity for nice truck stop
    Posted: 2016-07-01, Story ID: 84153

  162. Stephen Collins: Ordinance like Casey Co. nepotism law needed
    Posted: 2016-06-29, Story ID: 84107

  163. Chris Reeder: Bigger and better Farmers Market would benefit all
    Posted: 2016-06-27, Story ID: 84068

  164. Sen. Max Wise Legislative Update: Fri 24 Jun 2016
    Posted: 2016-06-25, Story ID: 84013

  165. Dr. Arnold comments of Brexit
    Posted: 2016-06-24, Story ID: 84006

  166. Victoria Pike wants more street lights on Burkesville St/Rd
    Posted: 2016-06-19, Story ID: 83900

  167. Sen. Max Wise Legislative Update: Fri 17 Jun 2016
    Posted: 2016-06-17, Story ID: 83884

  168. Vonnie Kolbenschlag: Lauds CJE, Fiscal Court for tree decision
    Posted: 2016-06-17, Story ID: 83883

  169. Joyce Coomer joins forces with Hunter - on trees
    Posted: 2016-06-17, Story ID: 83872

  170. Miss Victoria grateful for helicopter revelation from CJE, Senator
    Posted: 2016-06-14, Story ID: 83808

  171. The COF: Peace In The Valley
    Posted: 2016-06-12, Story ID: 83779

  172. Sen. Max Wise Legislative Update: Fri 10 Jun 2016
    Posted: 2016-06-10, Story ID: 83736

  173. Cynthia Rowe: KY 55 North would have been better left alone
    Posted: 2016-06-10, Story ID: 83735

  174. Joyce Coomer: I have a butterfly garden
    Posted: 2016-06-07, Story ID: 83684

  175. Jon Halsey comments on Guaranteed Income for Every American
    Posted: 2016-06-05, Story ID: 83641

  176. Epicurean Kentuckian link: BBC's Secret of Supreme Court Diet
    Posted: 2016-06-04, Story ID: 83623

  177. Jon Halsey: A letter to Ralph & Glinda on their retirement
    Posted: 2016-06-03, Story ID: 83616

  178. Jim Harris thanks for signing (ASL) at ACHS graduation
    Posted: 2016-06-02, Story ID: 83602

  179. Steve Coomer: Concentrate on the staff
    Posted: 2016-06-02, Story ID: 83588

  180. Robert Cumming: Gov. Bevin takes right step on Dual Credit
    Posted: 2016-06-01, Story ID: 83569

  181. Jon Halsey: What I will be missing by not watching Tv
    Posted: 2016-05-21, Story ID: 83329

  182. Billy Joe Fudge: Followup on Civics Lesson
    Posted: 2016-05-20, Story ID: 83281

  183. Billy Joe Fudge: Civics lesson
    Posted: 2016-05-20, Story ID: 83269

  184. Shannon Sexton: Disappointed in Fiscal Court vote
    Posted: 2016-05-19, Story ID: 83261

  185. Gary Rose has questions for city and county on ABC restrictions
    Posted: 2016-05-18, Story ID: 83248

  186. PAC chair questions Magistrates about Restrictive ABC ordinance
    Posted: 2016-05-17, Story ID: 83206

  187. Gary Rose: We already see benefits of Alcoholic Beverage Tax
    Posted: 2016-05-11, Story ID: 83083

  188. Joyce Coomer: A lot of truth in The New Yorker article
    Posted: 2016-05-08, Story ID: 83022

  189. Walk Adair!!! - Writer finds activity tracker helps her get in steps
    Posted: 2016-05-04, Story ID: 82966

  190. George Rice: Agrees with Mr. Henson on roadside maintenance
    Posted: 2016-04-30, Story ID: 82884

  191. Bill Henson: A solution to roadside spraying
    Posted: 2016-04-29, Story ID: 82867

  192. Could the EPA do anything on spraying? Roadside poisoning?
    Posted: 2016-04-29, Story ID: 82851

  193. Life was sweet when a great meal could be bought for two-bits
    Posted: 2016-04-23, Story ID: 82713

  194. One reader's opinion: Republican caucus not election
    Posted: 2016-04-22, Story ID: 82688

  195. PAC's Sexton: Filing to stop alcoholic beverage sales frivolous
    Posted: 2016-04-21, Story ID: 82673

  196. Joyce Coomer: About scammers of all ilks
    Posted: 2016-04-21, Story ID: 82652

  197. Robert Cummings: Call for dedicated bike trails
    Posted: 2016-04-18, Story ID: 82597

  198. Large trees suited to Historic Courthouse; wildflowers good idea
    Posted: 2016-04-18, Story ID: 82585

  199. COF adds comment to Granny Annie wonders
    Posted: 2016-04-12, Story ID: 82467

  200. Charles Marshburn on Texas, Wisteria, Lady Bird's area
    Posted: 2016-04-12, Story ID: 82466


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