ColumbiaMagazine.com
Printed from:

Welcome to Columbia Magazine
 


























  200 Most recent stories in topic Commentary
  1. Kentucky Color: Dunwoody GA and quality urban planning
    Posted: 2016-07-17, Story ID: 84465

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

  45. On court system: Granny Nannie says
    Posted: 2016-04-09, Story ID: 82407

  46. Billy Joe Fudge comments on health outcomes rankings
    Posted: 2016-03-30, Story ID: 82223

  47. Billy Joe Fudge: We should celebrate every election day
    Posted: 2016-03-22, Story ID: 82025

  48. Shannon Sexton: Vote. Let freedom ring!
    Posted: 2016-03-22, Story ID: 82024

  49. J. Brandon Thompson: Vote outcome should not divide citizens
    Posted: 2016-03-22, Story ID: 82018

  50. Amy Pike: Some points about that Horse Cave fatal
    Posted: 2016-03-21, Story ID: 82008

  51. Marsha Walker: Supports comments because it's a right
    Posted: 2016-03-21, Story ID: 81991

  52. Shannon Sexton responds to Rickie Williams
    Posted: 2016-03-21, Story ID: 81989

  53. Mike Ellis: Life with an alcoholic parent
    Posted: 2016-03-21, Story ID: 81987

  54. Senator Max Wise Legislative Update 18 Mar 2016
    Posted: 2016-03-19, Story ID: 81959

  55. Jon Halsey: Endorses - No need to get upset about outcome
    Posted: 2016-03-18, Story ID: 81910

  56. Mark Hale: Regardless of outcome, no need to get upset
    Posted: 2016-03-17, Story ID: 81909

  57. Jerry Holt: Voting Yes for cleaner roads
    Posted: 2016-03-17, Story ID: 81907

  58. Joyce Coomer: I would like some answers
    Posted: 2016-03-17, Story ID: 81906

  59. Jim Garner: Requests citation on claims about Somerset
    Posted: 2016-03-17, Story ID: 81893

  60. Amy Pike: Signs won't be voting March 22, the citizens will
    Posted: 2016-03-16, Story ID: 81872

  61. Statement from the Governorís Office on House Budget Proposal
    Posted: 2016-03-16, Story ID: 81846

  62. Shannon Sexton shares Sen. Girdler's letter 22 Mar 2016 issue
    Posted: 2016-03-15, Story ID: 81823

  63. Senator Max Wise's Legislative Update: 14 Mar 2016
    Posted: 2016-03-15, Story ID: 81820

  64. Shannon Sexton: Another Wow! factor
    Posted: 2016-03-14, Story ID: 81795

  65. Columbia and Non-Smoking: The weirdest situation
    Posted: 2016-03-13, Story ID: 81768

  66. Writer amazed smoking allowed in public buildings in Columbia
    Posted: 2016-03-13, Story ID: 81764

  67. Laura Hurt: The vote is about legal or illegal sales
    Posted: 2016-03-12, Story ID: 81751

  68. Gary Rose: Facts, not emotions on Wet/Dry
    Posted: 2016-03-12, Story ID: 81750

  69. Jon Halsey: My imperturbability bucket has run dry . . .
    Posted: 2016-03-11, Story ID: 81720

  70. Anita Rees: Ignorance referred to - Alcohol is already here
    Posted: 2016-03-11, Story ID: 81719

  71. Wanda Kerns comments on Wet/Dry
    Posted: 2016-03-11, Story ID: 81717

  72. Amy Pike wonders why no comments allowed on AFV site
    Posted: 2016-03-10, Story ID: 81679

  73. Wet/Dry: The vanilla extract story
    Posted: 2016-03-09, Story ID: 81652

  74. Cynthia A. Meyer: Is county liable for poison overspray, drift
    Posted: 2016-03-08, Story ID: 81621

  75. Joyce M. Coomer comments on willy nilly use of herbicides
    Posted: 2016-03-07, Story ID: 81613

  76. Jon Halsey: Mencken quotes on the American mind, Presidency
    Posted: 2016-03-06, Story ID: 81575

  77. Marcia M. Shuffet for in-between Wet & Dry
    Posted: 2016-03-05, Story ID: 81560

  78. Darrell Treece comments on Wet/Dry issue
    Posted: 2016-03-05, Story ID: 81556

  79. Trish Zatkoff on alcohol: God gave us free will
    Posted: 2016-03-04, Story ID: 81549

  80. Does anyone know of plan to narrow lanes of new Heartland?
    Posted: 2016-03-04, Story ID: 81536

  81. Granny Nannie comments on railing against something
    Posted: 2016-03-04, Story ID: 81535

  82. Wanda Kerns: Doesn't want alcohol easily available
    Posted: 2016-03-04, Story ID: 81530

  83. Just my Taft Neal view: The alcohol witch hunt
    Posted: 2016-03-03, Story ID: 81517

  84. It's nonsense to say self control is an exception
    Posted: 2016-03-03, Story ID: 81513

  85. Wendy Butler Burt will vote Yes on 22 Mar 2016
    Posted: 2016-03-01, Story ID: 81472

  86. Mitzi Bault: It's about choice
    Posted: 2016-03-01, Story ID: 81469

  87. Briar Hopper: Ex-pat throws two-cents worth in Wet/Dry vote
    Posted: 2016-02-29, Story ID: 81435

  88. AFV & PAC organization information not easy to find
    Posted: 2016-02-29, Story ID: 81425

  89. George Kolbenschlag enters fray on the Yes side
    Posted: 2016-02-29, Story ID: 81420

  90. Shannon Sexton, chair of PAC, responds to AFV's Doug Peterson
    Posted: 2016-02-29, Story ID: 81419

  91. Mark Hale: A NO vote, but outcome shouldn't divide the county
    Posted: 2016-02-29, Story ID: 81413

  92. Billy Joe Fudge: This Wet/Dry Issue is about freedom
    Posted: 2016-02-28, Story ID: 81392

  93. Sen. Max Wise's Legislative Update - 26 Feb 2016
    Posted: 2016-02-28, Story ID: 81388

  94. Joe Hare: Dedicating school day to Veteran's a good idea, but . . .
    Posted: 2016-02-28, Story ID: 81384

  95. A New Approach to observing Veterans Day: In the Schools
    Posted: 2016-02-26, Story ID: 81351

  96. PAC respectfully declines debate with AFV; we're all Christians
    Posted: 2016-02-25, Story ID: 81329

  97. Digging the Middens - What archaeologists will see about use
    Posted: 2016-02-25, Story ID: 81326

  98. Jon Halsey: Agrees with Tommy Kemp on personal freedoms
    Posted: 2016-02-23, Story ID: 81280

  99. Tommy Kemp considers laws reaching into personal life
    Posted: 2016-02-23, Story ID: 81278

  100. Senator Max Wise Legislative Update 19 Feb 2016
    Posted: 2016-02-20, Story ID: 81204

  101. Guy Babin: Where is the pride in our piece of heaven
    Posted: 2016-02-19, Story ID: 81198

  102. Jon Halsey: Carol Perkins article apt for many Wet/Dry letters
    Posted: 2016-02-19, Story ID: 81186

  103. Wet/Dry Question: Where are we going?
    Posted: 2016-02-18, Story ID: 81178

  104. Mark McKinnon: Wet/Dry decisions based in Logic or Emotion
    Posted: 2016-02-17, Story ID: 81155

  105. Cayce Davenport: Act today to halt KY SB 1 assault on arts
    Posted: 2016-02-17, Story ID: 81150

  106. Billy Joe Fudge: The Wet/Dry issue is revealing hypocrisy
    Posted: 2016-02-16, Story ID: 81110

  107. Kelvin Bailey: Statistics should compare Wet to Dry areas
    Posted: 2016-02-14, Story ID: 81063

  108. Kevin Jenkins sends comments on alcohol
    Posted: 2016-02-14, Story ID: 81044

  109. Shannon Sexton: Teenage fatalities decreased with legalization
    Posted: 2016-02-14, Story ID: 81039

  110. Mary Ann Bardin: Agrees with Amy Pike comments to vote Yes
    Posted: 2016-02-14, Story ID: 81037

  111. Laura Hurt: Reasons for voting for Legal Sales
    Posted: 2016-02-13, Story ID: 81026

  112. Shirl Moore: In eight years, has learned influence of bootleggers
    Posted: 2016-02-12, Story ID: 81012

  113. Shannon Sexton: Legalize it, regulate it and control it.
    Posted: 2016-02-12, Story ID: 81010

  114. Michael Regan: Will vote to keep dark genie in the bottle
    Posted: 2016-02-12, Story ID: 81008

  115. Derek Nickel: Look at counties which have voted Wet
    Posted: 2016-02-12, Story ID: 81000

  116. Comment on Black vulture preying on wildlife
    Posted: 2016-02-08, Story ID: 80879

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

  186. 1 Graf Editorial: The need for crosswalks - protect LWC students
    Posted: 2015-09-01, Story ID: 77400

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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


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, PO Box 906, Columbia, KY 42728.
By phone: 270-403-0017. By e-mail: webmaster@columbiamagazine.com


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.