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  1. History Monday: Big News in June 1952
    Posted: 2020-07-06, Story ID: 111539

  2. History Monday: Adair County and the Whig Party, 1843
    Posted: 2020-06-29, Story ID: 111411

  3. Run-aways and Elopists
    Posted: 2020-06-28, Story ID: 111396

  4. History Monday: Man's Other Best Friend
    Posted: 2020-06-22, Story ID: 111294

  5. Remembering Mrs. Margie Burris Coffey
    Posted: 2020-06-19, Story ID: 111262

  6. Photos of progress at the library
    Posted: 2020-06-17, Story ID: 111225

  7. History Monday: What Might You Find? And Where?
    Posted: 2020-06-15, Story ID: 111182

  8. Crystal Bowl Lanes
    Posted: 2020-06-14, Story ID: 111165

  9. History Monday: Henry Giles to Speak, 1962
    Posted: 2020-06-08, Story ID: 111057

  10. Columbia High School, Graduating Class, 1940--
    Posted: 2020-06-04, Story ID: 111011

  11. History Monday: Mrs. Etta Caldwell Remembered
    Posted: 2020-06-01, Story ID: 110954

  12. History Monday: Married in a Buggy
    Posted: 2020-05-18, Story ID: 110727

  13. History Monday: John Field, Early Settler, Merchant
    Posted: 2020-05-11, Story ID: 110601

  14. History Monday: Random Thoughts
    Posted: 2020-05-04, Story ID: 110484

  15. There will be no Kentucky Derby today
    Posted: 2020-05-02, Story ID: 110459

  16. History Monday: The Adair Guards, 1860
    Posted: 2020-04-27, Story ID: 110378

  17. History Monday: In Times of Need
    Posted: 2020-04-20, Story ID: 110233

  18. What winter is this??
    Posted: 2020-04-14, Story ID: 110135

  19. History Monday: Early Roads, Bridges, and More
    Posted: 2020-04-06, Story ID: 109979

  20. Social Distancing practiced a century ago
    Posted: 2020-04-04, Story ID: 109946

  21. More early Adair County and Columbia history
    Posted: 2020-04-02, Story ID: 109901

  22. Shopping for groceries in Columbia, 1956
    Posted: 2020-03-29, Story ID: 109838

  23. History: The County and Town Begin
    Posted: 2020-03-28, Story ID: 109817

  24. Mike Watson: the story of the historic Adair Courthouse
    Posted: 2020-03-24, Story ID: 109752

  25. History Monday: Some Early History of Cane Valley, Part 2
    Posted: 2020-03-16, Story ID: 109554

  26. History Monday - early Cane Valley, KY, part I
    Posted: 2020-03-09, Story ID: 109386

  27. History Monday: The Murder of Harry Webb, 1874
    Posted: 2020-03-02, Story ID: 109271

  28. History Monday: Yellowhammer
    Posted: 2020-02-17, Story ID: 109020

  29. The Great Buffalo of Old
    Posted: 2020-02-13, Story ID: 108967

  30. Mike Watson's History Monday: Dr. John Dudley Winston
    Posted: 2020-02-10, Story ID: 108903

  31. 1919: A Flying Ship in Columbia
    Posted: 2020-01-12, Story ID: 108408

  32. History: Background of historic Hurt-Foust property
    Posted: 2019-12-09, Story ID: 107844

  33. Adair County's one- and two-room schools
    Posted: 2019-11-28, Story ID: 107639

  34. Genealogy meeting same day, 2 Dec 2019, new time
    Posted: 2019-11-25, Story ID: 107589

  35. History Monday: A Thanksgiving Proclamation, 1864
    Posted: 2019-11-25, Story ID: 107575

  36. Mike Watson: History Monday
    Posted: 2019-11-18, Story ID: 107444

  37. History: James P. Ellis, James B. White
    Posted: 2019-10-23, Story ID: 106952

  38. HISTORY: Wife Killing Results In Conviction
    Posted: 2019-09-30, Story ID: 106469

  39. HISTORY MONDAY: Education, Business and Politics
    Posted: 2019-09-30, Story ID: 106458

  40. Letter: The difficulty of Field identification
    Posted: 2019-09-23, Story ID: 106315

  41. Big Business on the River
    Posted: 2019-09-15, Story ID: 106177

  42. Mike Watson: Restoration in Action--Volunteers Needed
    Posted: 2019-09-10, Story ID: 106080

  43. Of Rainmakers and Pioneers
    Posted: 2019-07-28, Story ID: 105336

  44. June 1969--50 Years Ago This Month
    Posted: 2019-06-23, Story ID: 104707

  45. Watson says put history up front in Tour 120 this weekend
    Posted: 2019-05-15, Story ID: 104014

  46. Adair County Teachers, 1939
    Posted: 2019-05-13, Story ID: 103973

  47. History Bite: Pollard's Chapel
    Posted: 2019-04-29, Story ID: 103726

  48. Remarkable Memories--Bible Verses Memorized
    Posted: 2019-04-21, Story ID: 103600

  49. A Wild Onion Tale...or a Rite of Spring...
    Posted: 2019-03-30, Story ID: 103163

  50. Beware, there is a slitherer in here...
    Posted: 2019-03-30, Story ID: 103152

  51. The Libraries of Columbia and Adair County
    Posted: 2019-03-07, Story ID: 102750

  52. Historian Mike Watson to speak at ACPL Monday, 4 March 2019
    Posted: 2019-02-25, Story ID: 102547

  53. The Bloody Harpes: Part III
    Posted: 2019-02-18, Story ID: 102412

  54. The Bloody Harpes, Part II
    Posted: 2019-02-10, Story ID: 102264

  55. THE BLOODY HARPES - Adair County history by Mike Watson
    Posted: 2019-02-01, Story ID: 102083

  56. Mike Watson: Do You Remember When?
    Posted: 2018-12-02, Story ID: 100957

  57. Tampico, Tampico-on-the-Pike, Coburg
    Posted: 2018-11-18, Story ID: 100719

  58. Jane Lampton Clemens and her link to Adair County
    Posted: 2018-10-29, Story ID: 100327

  59. Silent City 2018 - Grady, Cravens, Eubank, Baker, Hurt portrayed
    Posted: 2018-10-03, Story ID: 99865

  60. Mike Watson: When travel was harder, folks travelled no less
    Posted: 2018-08-26, Story ID: 99178

  61. A Mule With A Remarkable Memory, or To Texas and Back
    Posted: 2018-08-19, Story ID: 99059

  62. Mike Watson: The Columbia Fair was Big Event 90 Years Ago
    Posted: 2018-08-05, Story ID: 98806

  63. Darlene Franklin Campbell to speak on DNA
    Posted: 2018-07-22, Story ID: 98554

  64. Mike Watson: Day's rituals start with Thanks to God . . .
    Posted: 2018-06-04, Story ID: 97689

  65. Mike Watson: Grateful to teachers who influenced my life
    Posted: 2018-05-06, Story ID: 97148

  66. Mike Watson: Story in old Columbia Spectator raises question
    Posted: 2018-04-25, Story ID: 96937

  67. Mike Watson: Columbia & Adair Co: Moments in Time
    Posted: 2018-04-13, Story ID: 96727

  68. Col. Daniel Trabue, Columbia co-founder, speaks at ACPL
    Posted: 2018-04-07, Story ID: 96610

  69. History with Mike Watson: 1824 - When 'lyons, tigers' were in Columbia
    Posted: 2018-03-01, Story ID: 95939

  70. MIKE WATSON: Baptizing in Russell Creek on day such as this
    Posted: 2018-01-17, Story ID: 95119

  71. MIKE WATSON: Patrick Bridgewater & Gen. Morgan's Overcoat
    Posted: 2017-12-14, Story ID: 94471

  72. MIKE WATSON: The Fight at Columbia in Which Capt. Jesse Carter was killed
    Posted: 2017-12-05, Story ID: 94312

  73. Mike Watson's Silent City tribute to Wm. Stewart just added
    Posted: 2017-10-12, Story ID: 93315

  74. Mike Watson: George W. Lawless, Wildcat killer
    Posted: 2017-09-26, Story ID: 92996

  75. Judge Rollin Hurt's History of Adair...
    Posted: 2017-09-15, Story ID: 92774

  76. Mike Watson: The Permanent Settlement of Adair County/II
    Posted: 2017-08-22, Story ID: 92296

  77. Mike Watson: The Permanent Settlement of Adair County
    Posted: 2017-08-10, Story ID: 92094

  78. The Time Gov. Happy Chandler Sang at the Adair Co. Courthouse
    Posted: 2017-05-21, Story ID: 90653

  79. MIKE WATSON : William Casey sketch from Judge Rollin T. Hurt
    Posted: 2017-02-19, Story ID: 88807

  80. Burro-Basketball game in 1954 raised funds for Grade Center
    Posted: 2016-12-15, Story ID: 87546

  81. History from Mike Watson: Adair County's Glenwood Seminary
    Posted: 2016-01-12, Story ID: 80084

  82. Mike Watson: How Eunice, KY got its name
    Posted: 2015-05-20, Story ID: 75370

  83. Mike Watson: Spring . . . and Wild Onion and the like
    Posted: 2015-04-06, Story ID: 74383

  84. Mike Watson: A Mighty Girl, 99 Years Ago
    Posted: 2015-03-15, Story ID: 73907

  85. Comment on Tine Lapsley Reynolds: Settler's kinship groups
    Posted: 2015-02-26, Story ID: 73529

  86. MIKE WATSON: Snow-Go once again... Historic snow days from 11 February 2014
    Posted: 2015-02-16, Story ID: 73198

  87. Mike Watson sends album of Cane Valley ads 22 April 1908
    Posted: 2015-01-26, Story ID: 72754

  88. Company G, 3rd Kentucky Volunteer Infantry, Civil War
    Posted: 2015-01-17, Story ID: 72562

  89. Mike Watson: A note on Williams or Montpelier Academy
    Posted: 2014-12-29, Story ID: 72162

  90. Christmas Memories: from Mike & Renea Watson
    Posted: 2014-12-25, Story ID: 72105

  91. History & Varmintology: Did Old Rob ilk predate Dr. Neat? Pete?
    Posted: 2014-12-10, Story ID: 71790

  92. MIKE WATSON: A Thanksgiving Proclamation, 1864
    Posted: 2014-11-24, Story ID: 71433

  93. Mike Watson: When rain affected partisan turnouts
    Posted: 2014-11-04, Story ID: 70921

  94. Mike Watson: Will be Capt. W.W. Bradshaw in Silent City
    Posted: 2014-10-08, Story ID: 70274

  95. MIKE WATSON: Vendor list 3rd Annual Adair County Book Fair, 11 Oct 2014
    Posted: 2014-10-07, Story ID: 70269

  96. MIKE WATSON; C/AC not left out of geographic irresponsibility
    Posted: 2014-08-13, Story ID: 69101

  97. Mike Watson: Chelf family - in honor of Knifley Revisited
    Posted: 2014-07-28, Story ID: 68742

  98. Mike Watson: Praise for Early Columbia, BWWWB Part I
    Posted: 2014-07-21, Story ID: 68626

  99. Mike Watson: Early Automobiles in Adair County, Part 3
    Posted: 2014-07-06, Story ID: 68377

  100. Mike Watson: Adair County Fairs, A Brief History
    Posted: 2014-06-29, Story ID: 68254

  101. Mike Watson: Early Automobiles in Adair County, part 1
    Posted: 2014-06-22, Story ID: 68050

  102. Mike Watson: 1914 Plum Point Bridge - a splendid piece of work
    Posted: 2014-06-05, Story ID: 67735

  103. Mike Watson: Snow on Primary Election Day?
    Posted: 2014-05-14, Story ID: 67312

  104. Mike Watson: Wildflower series worth many praises
    Posted: 2014-04-13, Story ID: 66652

  105. Mike Watson: re: Neatsville, Dr. Perryman, and Dr. Portman
    Posted: 2014-03-04, Story ID: 65748

  106. Mike Watson: A Tale of The Boney Woman
    Posted: 2014-03-02, Story ID: 65663

  107. Mike Watson: Fiddling around
    Posted: 2014-01-23, Story ID: 64769

  108. Mike Watson: Early Roads and Bridges of Adair County, KY
    Posted: 2014-01-14, Story ID: 64595

  109. MIKE WATSON: 55 Years ago in Adair County
    Posted: 2014-01-09, Story ID: 64504

  110. Mike Watson sends name of mystery jalapeno jelly seller
    Posted: 2013-12-22, Story ID: 64127

  111. MIKE WATSON: Sunday notes from Adair County History
    Posted: 2013-11-17, Story ID: 63356

  112. Mike Watson: Hollowe'en and how it played out a century ago.
    Posted: 2013-10-31, Story ID: 63004

  113. Mike Watson: On photographs, history, and the idea of preservation...
    Posted: 2013-09-22, Story ID: 62124

  114. Mike Watson: Letter from Adair Soldier in the Philippines, 1900
    Posted: 2013-08-15, Story ID: 61317

  115. MIKE WATSON: What a Tree!
    Posted: 2013-08-08, Story ID: 61151

  116. Mike Watson: Motor cycle riding was a big hit for one Adair Countian in 1911 ...
    Posted: 2013-08-04, Story ID: 61090

  117. MIKE WATSON: School start always brings mixed feelings
    Posted: 2013-07-28, Story ID: 60940

  118. Mike Watson: Of old buildings, eye-sores, and history...
    Posted: 2013-07-24, Story ID: 60863

  119. Mike Watson: Country stores... Part I
    Posted: 2013-07-11, Story ID: 60655

  120. Mike Watson: On KY Confederate Soldier, Thomas Thompson
    Posted: 2013-07-08, Story ID: 60597

  121. Mike Watson - America's Game, Baseball -
    Posted: 2013-06-27, Story ID: 60386

  122. Mike Watson/Genealogy: Rev. William Burbridge, Baptist Minister
    Posted: 2013-06-23, Story ID: 60298

  123. Mike Watson: A remarkable Sunday school
    Posted: 2013-06-20, Story ID: 60236

  124. Mike Watson: A Four Star Family, World War II
    Posted: 2013-06-16, Story ID: 60169

  125. Mike Watson: Dr. J.T. Jones, visiting, pondering
    Posted: 2013-06-09, Story ID: 60048

  126. Mike Watson: Adair County Writers IV
    Posted: 2013-05-30, Story ID: 59852

  127. Mike Watson: Decoration Day was big event in early 1900s
    Posted: 2013-05-30, Story ID: 59838

  128. Mike Watson. Adair County Authors III
    Posted: 2013-05-26, Story ID: 59777

  129. Mike Watson: A memorial day story - Captain John T. McLain
    Posted: 2013-05-23, Story ID: 59732

  130. Mike Watson: Tobacco as a cash crop
    Posted: 2013-05-22, Story ID: 59705

  131. Mike Watson: Treasure Trove. A post Civil War story from Marrowbone, KY
    Posted: 2013-05-16, Story ID: 59600

  132. Mike Watson: Remember when John Lair was at High School
    Posted: 2013-05-09, Story ID: 59459

  133. Mike Watson: Raves for Backyard Oil
    Posted: 2013-04-24, Story ID: 59105

  134. Mike Watson created exactly right picture for Historic Courthouse
    Posted: 2013-03-18, Story ID: 58290

  135. Mike Watson: Do You Remember When...?
    Posted: 2013-02-28, Story ID: 57902

  136. Mike Watson speaks: Location of Pea Ridge. Pigtail topic
    Posted: 2013-02-24, Story ID: 57815

  137. Mike Watson vouches for methodology, research of Jim
    Posted: 2013-02-22, Story ID: 57786

  138. Mike Watson: Some Old Fish Tales
    Posted: 2013-01-20, Story ID: 57056

  139. Mike Watson: Railroad attempts in Adair County, KY
    Posted: 2012-12-18, Story ID: 56488

  140. Mike Watson: Halloween a century ago
    Posted: 2012-10-28, Story ID: 55442

  141. Mike Watson: Royse Cemetery is a beautiful one
    Posted: 2012-09-10, Story ID: 54349

  142. Mike Watson: 1912 Baseball Champions from Russell Creek Academy
    Posted: 2012-09-02, Story ID: 54182

  143. Mike Watson: Independence Day
    Posted: 2012-07-04, Story ID: 52925

  144. Mike Watson: Guardian Street name a mystery for the ages
    Posted: 2012-06-07, Story ID: 52417

  145. Mike Watson: Old Adair Courthouse center of our universe
    Posted: 2012-06-04, Story ID: 52333

  146. Mike Watson comments on: Wonders about spelling, Grear/Greer
    Posted: 2012-06-01, Story ID: 52275

  147. Mike Watson: A little Big Tree history and historic photo
    Posted: 2012-05-21, Story ID: 52028

  148. Mike Watson history: Christine, Ella and Eunice
    Posted: 2012-04-28, Story ID: 51583

  149. Mike Watson: Time & Memory are Fickle...
    Posted: 2012-04-25, Story ID: 51515

  150. Mike Watson: Memories of the Henry Gadberry house
    Posted: 2012-04-23, Story ID: 51474

  151. Mike Watson: More research on McFarland Canterberry
    Posted: 2012-04-18, Story ID: 51365

  152. MIKE WATSON: A brief history of two Adair County jails
    Posted: 2012-04-17, Story ID: 51323

  153. Mike Watson History: The (other) Bank of Columbia 50 cent note
    Posted: 2012-04-14, Story ID: 51256

  154. Mike Watson, History: A Remarkable Family, X 2
    Posted: 2012-04-05, Story ID: 51085

  155. Mike Watson: One scene fits all places - way to hawk postcards
    Posted: 2012-02-07, Story ID: 49896

  156. Mike Watson: Oh, for Names, Places and Pronunciation!
    Posted: 2012-01-31, Story ID: 49731

  157. Mike Watson first to pledge to Camp Boyle marker
    Posted: 2012-01-25, Story ID: 49628

  158. Mike Watson places era of old Courthouse photo in mid-1930s
    Posted: 2011-11-24, Story ID: 48487

  159. Mike Watson: Not a drop of rain election Day
    Posted: 2011-11-09, Story ID: 48132

  160. Mike Watson writes of 3rd Adair 'Medal of Honor' winner
    Posted: 2011-11-06, Story ID: 48069

  161. Mike Watson commends Lilburn Roy book on Dr. Pepper
    Posted: 2011-10-13, Story ID: 47528

  162. Mike Watson sends detailed caption for photo 1938 MR School
    Posted: 2011-08-28, Story ID: 46500

  163. MIKE WATSON: Adair County post office list
    Posted: 2011-07-28, Story ID: 45880

  164. Mike Watson: How long since flag flew atop Adair Co. Courthouse?
    Posted: 2011-07-26, Story ID: 45836

  165. Mike Watson: A favorite story from Margaret Coffey Staples
    Posted: 2011-07-17, Story ID: 45599

  166. Mike Watson: Two venues favored for Columbia, KY duels
    Posted: 2011-07-17, Story ID: 45586

  167. Mike Watson: Vanished Silent City in Rice Addition
    Posted: 2011-07-15, Story ID: 45567

  168. Mike Watson says Circle A bottle one of hardest to find
    Posted: 2011-06-20, Story ID: 45073

  169. Mike Watson: Columbia PO has always been near the Square
    Posted: 2011-04-25, Story ID: 43942

  170. Mike Watson: Jim is right on on grocery successions
    Posted: 2011-03-16, Story ID: 43077

  171. Mike Watson: Library was in the Miss Sallie Field House
    Posted: 2011-03-14, Story ID: 43022

  172. Mike Watson sends lineage of Lingan Wilson Selby
    Posted: 2010-06-25, Story ID: 37669

  173. Mike Watson offers possible source of name for Craycraft, KY
    Posted: 2010-03-09, Story ID: 35488

  174. Mike Watson:
    Old burial place should carry Pioneer Cemetery designation

    Posted: 2010-02-01, Story ID: 34742


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