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Fall Harvest Revival at Faith's Journey starts Wed 2 Nov 2016

Faith's Journey Revival Ministries is having a Fall Harvest Revival. Services will begin at 6pmCT on November 2, 2016, at Faith's Journey Revival Ministries, 65 Wooldridge Schoolhouse Road, Jamestown, KY, just off of Hwy 127. & are scheduled through November 4, 2016. Faith's Journey Revival Ministries is located at

Bro Micah & Sister Michelle Blakey would like invite everyone to attend. Bro Shane Pippin from Danville, KY will be the evangelist. You are invited to bring your family & friends. For more info call 270-566-1662 or 270-566-2164 --Micah Blakey

2016-10-28 09:10:16 | Comments | Printable version

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Lost? Are they yours? Horses wandering along Crocus Creek

2016-10-28 - Adair Co., KY - Photo by Wendy Butler Burt.
The Fall weather is so beautiful that these five horses -- one black, one white, two chestnut, and dark bay foal -- seem to have decided to wander through the countryside near Crocus Creek in southern Adair County. Are they yours? They have been seen since Monday along Melson Ridge Road between Sullivan Road and Hwy. 704. Please come get them. --Wendy Butler Burt,

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Robert Junior Long, Casey County, KY (1941-2016)

Mr. Long was a member of Pine Grove Community Church. He was a wonderful husband and father. Mr. Long was known by many to be a jack of all trades. He was also an avid hunter and fisherman. He was a native of Casey County, KY, the son of the late Thomas Milton and Nettie Belle Barlow Long. His wife of over 54 years, survives. He was the patriarch of a great family, numbering 33 direct living descendants, spanning four generations of survivors.
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Robert Junior Long, 75, of Liberty, KY passed away Thursday, October 27, 2016 at the Ephraim McDowell Regional Medical Center, in Danville, KY.

Memorial services will be held 2pmCT/3pmET, Saturday, October 29, 2016 at Pine Grove Community Church with Bro. Jeff Edwards officiating. Visitation will be held from 1pmCT/2pmET, until service time.

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2016-10-28 08:29:52 | Comments | Printable version | See topic Obituaries

No Camp Casey/Camp Safari, Mon 31 Oct 2016

So students can get an earlier start trick or treating!

By Dan Harmon, Director, Camp Casey

The 21st Century Community Learning Centers (Camp Casey and Camp SAFARI) at Adair County Primary Center, 158 Col. Casey Drive, and Adair County Elementary School, 870 Indian Drive, Columbia, KY want to remind parents and guardians that there will be NO after school programs on Monday, October 31, 2016, usually 3pm-5pmCT, so that students can get an earlier start on trick or treating. If you have questions you may contact, Dana Harmon at ACPC 270-384-3367 or Pam Bivens at ACES 270-384-0077. - Dana

2016-10-28 08:14:59 | Comments | Printable version | See topic Education

Free Farmers Lunch today at Metcalfe County Farmers' Market today, 28 Oct 2016

Customer Appreciation Day at Final 2016 Metcalfe County Farmers Market in Edmonton, KY

Gaye Shaw of the Edmonton/Metcalfe County Chamber of Commerce sends word that today, at the final Metcalfe County Farmers' Market of 2016, there will be a FREE Farmers' Lunch of Pinto Beans and Hoecakes, Live Music, and Sen. Rand Paul will visit 11:15am-12:15pmCT. The market has been open since 8amCT today and closes at 1pmCT. The Metcalfe County Farmers Market Pavilion is across from Metcalfe County Extension Office, 422 East Street, Edmonton, KY.

2016-10-28 08:07:48 | Comments | Printable version

CU media will offer live coverage of 8 Nov 2016 election results

Dr. John Chowning & Dr. Shawn Williams will be hosts
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By Drew Tucker, marketing and media relations coordinator

CAMPBELLSVILLE, Ky. - WLCU, Campbellsville University's radio and television station, will broadcast the local results of the national and statewide elections on election day, Tuesday, November 8, 2016, starting at 5:30pmCT/6:30pmET, on 88.7 FM, Campbellsville local cable channel 10 and digital channel 23, as well as live streamed at

Students from Campbellsville University will be sharing the results from the Taylor County Courthouse for radio and TV, while Dr. John Chowning, executive assistant to the president of CU for government, community and constituent relations, and Dr. Shawn Williams, associate professor of political science, will be hosting the coverage.

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2016-10-28 07:20:33 | Comments | Printable version | See topic Politics

LWC Women's Soccer wins 9th straight, beats Pikeville 5-0

LWC Women's Soccer have secured top seed in MSC tournament, before 85 in attendance at Bob Amos Field in Pikeville, KY.
Next Lindsey Wilson Women's Soccer hosts Shawnee State at 5pmCT, Saturday, October 29, 2016, at Walter S. Reuling Stadium, 155 Holloway Drive, Columbia, KY. Lindsey Wilson will honor its seniors as part of LWC Women's Soccer Senior Night following the game. - Chris Wells

By Chris Wells, LWC Sports Information Director

PIKEVILLE, KY - (Thu 27 Oct 2016) The fourth-ranked Lindsey Wilson women's soccer team clinched at least a share of the Mid-South Conference regular-season title today with a 5-0 win over host Pikeville (KY) at Bob Amos Field.

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2016-10-28 05:59:18 | Comments | Printable version

Edmonton, KY, artist Steve Scherer at Berea, 5 Nov 2016

Metcalfe Countian will demonstrate creation of unique glass ornaments at the Kentucky Artisan Center
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From Gwen Heffner
News from Kentucky Artisan Center

Edmonton, KY, Artist Steve Scherer will demonstrate his art at the Kentucky Artisan Center, 200 Artisan Way, Berea, KY, 9:30amCT/10:30amET, to 2:30pmCT/3:30pmET. on Saturday, November 5, 2016.

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2016-10-28 05:35:06 | Comments | Printable version | See topic Local Arts Scene

Today, FRIDAY with CM - 28 Oct 2016

Haiku by Robert Stone for October 28, 2016:
When tears are wept out,
the little patient ache comes
to stay until death.
--Robert Stone, Friday, 28 October 2016.
-1000 haiku countdown finished, now for some more days, Day 1872

2016-10-28 03:53:45 | Comments | Printable version | See topic Today

Birthdays and Anniversaries for October 28
Happy Anniversary, Odell and Norma Richard | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Anniversay, Mary Margaret and Keith Blackwell (1983) | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Bob Moss | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Christine Collins | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Dillon Wilkerson | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Emme Lynza Wilkerson | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Jeremy D. Grider | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Kaylee Ann Whitaker | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Kenneth Parsley (2001) | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Krista Garner Grider | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Mary E. Bryant (1926) | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Patty Rowe Nall (1943) | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Quentin Slaven (1996) | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Sarah Grider (2008) | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Sharon Brockman Bates | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Tammy Phelps | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Jim Hayes (1930-2006) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Linda Pike Money (1945-2009) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Joy Patton, Taylor Co., KY (1935) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Hazel Murrell, 84, Russell Co., KY (1925) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Earl Meditz, 84, Adair Co., KY (1925) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Montie Ray Benningfield, Taylor Co., KY (1939)> | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Hilda Mae Sutton, Casey Co., KY (1931 | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Pauline Blakeman Calhoun, Green Co., KY native of Adair Co., KY (1926) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Colonel Harris Walkup, Adair County, KY (1920) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Nancy Foley, 68, Russell Co., KY (1943) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Sarah Jane Burton, Adair County, KY (1948-2014) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Phyllis Mae Antle, 73, Russell County, KY (1940-2014) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Ralph Moss, 94, Taylor Co., KY (1920-2015) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Kenneth Gerald Hatton, 33, Edmonton, KY (1982-2016) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Glenda Nadine Mars Dixon, Green Co., KY (1953) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, David Copeland, Cookeville, TN | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Russell Lott, Danville, KY | (Updates/Corrections)

Events scheduled for Friday, October 28, 2016
All events are listed in Central Time. Submit your upcoming event using our Contact Form.
7:30amCTApply for Salvation Army Angel Tree Assistance 7:30am-3pmCT, at ACPC, ACES Family Resource Centers or ACMS, ACHS Youth Services Centers. - Paula Garrison. DETAILS | (ID:43821, Comment)
KY 80 in Adair Co. to be reduced to one lane 7:30amCT to 2:30pmCT each day 25 Oct through 28 Oct 2016, for tree trimming Adair/Russell County line (mile point 22.8) and will end at Freedom Church Road. (mile point 20.3) | (ID:43977, Comment)
ACMS intra-mural basketball signup, extended day. 7:30am-3pmCT. At Adair County Middle School, 322 Gen. John Adair Drive, Columbia, KY. - Wes Feese. DETAILS/REQUIREMENTS/FEE | (ID:43982, Comment)
8:00amCTAbsentee Machines are open 10 Oct 2016 through 7 Nov 2016 in Adair County Clerk Lisa Greer's Office, 424 Public Square, Columbia KY 42728, Monday-Friday, 8am-4pmCT, and Saturdays, 8am-12pmNoonCT. - Lisa Greer, County Court Clerk. DETAILS | (ID:43649, Comment)
Maria Pollins Costello art to be in Pence-Chowning Art Gallery at CU. Campbellsville University Pence-Chowning Art Gallery, 205 University Drive, Campbellsville, KY. - Kasey RICKETTS. DETAILS w/DAILY SCHEDULES | (ID:43928, Comment)
Clinton County Farmers Market, open 8amCT-sellout. Tue-Fri-Sat June 1-Oct 29, 2016. 19 Mountain View Parkway, Albany, KY. | (ID:44051, Comment)
7 County Area Court: Circuit Courts. District Courts, at at Glance. Not Official. Always Click to Docket for all Kentucky Counties Once at Docket for all Kentucky Counties, Choose 1) Circuit or District, 2) County - from drop down list 3) Verify dates :
Adair County. Adair Co. Judicial Center, 201 Campbellsville ST. Columbia, KY. No (0) Event(s) Circuit Court. No (0) Events in District Court.
Casey County Judicial Center, 231 Courthouse Square, Liberty, KY. No (0) Court Event(s) Circuit Court. No (0) Event(s) District Court.
Cumberland County, Justice Center, 112 Courthouse Square, Burkesville, KY. No (0) Court Event(s) Circuit Court. No (0) Event(s) District Court.
Green County Judicial Center, 200 W. Court Street, Greensburg, KY. Two (2) Court Event(s) Circuit Court. No (0) Court Event(s) District Court.
Metcalfe County, Judicial Center, 201 E. Stockton Street, Edmonton, KY. No (0) Court Event(s) Circuit Court. No (0) Court Event(s) cases District Court.
Russell County. Judicial Center, 410 Monument Square, Jamestown, KY. One (1) Court Event(s) Circuit Court. No (0) Court Event(s) District Court.
Taylor County, Justice Center, 300 E. Main Street, Campbellsville, KY. Fifteen (15) Court Event(s) in Circuit Court. Two (2) Court Event(s) in District Court.
Not an official docket. For official court information, check with circuit court clerk in your county. | (ID:44056, Comment)
Metcalfe County Farmers Market Open Each Fri - 8am-1pmCT or until sell-out.
In Market Pavilion across from Metcalfe County Extension Office, 422 East Street, Edmonton, KY. | (ID:44058, Comment)
Metcalfe County Farmers Market Open Each Fri - 8am-1pmCT or until sell-out.
THIS IS THE FINAL MARKET for 2016 and it's Customer Appreciation Day 11am-1pmCT. FREE Farmers' lunch of Pinto Beans & Hoecakes. Live Music. Senator Rand Paul at the market 11:15am-12:15pmCT. - Gaye Shaw, E/MC Chamber of Commerce Executive Director
Farmers Market in Pavilion across from Metcalfe County Extension Office, 422 East Street, Edmonton, KY. | (ID:44059, Comment)
9:00amCTServices, Liberty, KY, for Freddy L. Floyd, Casey Co., KY (1947-2016) | (ID:43983, Comment)
10:00amCTASTRO and COMET, adorable kittens need forever homes..
Adoptable now at Green River Animal Shelter
Green River Animal Shelter is the first place to look if your dog is lost. You'll always find a variety of puppies, kittens, dogs and cats ready and eager to join your family.
Green River Animal Shelter open today, 10am-5pmCT. GRAS, 455 Appleby Drive, Columbia, KY. You can help. Adopt. Volunteer. Give Time, Donate Money. Give needed supplies. Encourage the staff at GRAS who are doing such a wonderful job!
Stop in and see the progress we're making. Thanks, KIM TUCKER
(See Animal control pickups and GRAS dogs for adoption in CM Animals - CM | (ID:44063, Comment)
NoonCTServices, Campbellsville, KY, for Wendell Edward (The Oxbaker) Bell, 40, Taylor County, KY (1975-2016) | (ID:43924, Comment)
Chimes at Noon, Downtown Columbia. Two selections | (ID:44052, Comment)
1:00pmCTPhotography Workshop 2016 PhotoScenic Weekend at Pine Mountain State Resort Park, 28-29 Oct 2016 - Gil Lawson DETAILS | (ID:40740, Comment)
AC Sheriff's Office hours extended for tax payments - Open today until 5pmCT. - Adair County Sheriff Harrison Moss. DETAILS | (ID:43902, Comment)
Services, Russell County, KY, for Gladys Marie Russell, 82, Russell Co., KY (1934-2016) | (ID:44043, Comment)
Early Release Friday in Adair County School District. Fri 2 Sep 2016 thru Fri 28 Apr 2017 Wes Feese, Media Relations | (ID:44053, Comment)
2:00pmCTServices, Albany, KY, for Mrs. Stacy Nicholle (Stockton) Owens, 33, Albany, KY (d. 23 Oct 2016) | (ID:44049, Comment)
5:00pmCTADAIR COUNTY BAND BINGO - at Adair Band Bingo Building - Doors Open 5pmCT - Close 10pmCT Bingo is each Tuesday and Friday. Open 5pm-10pmCT/6pm/11pmET, in the Adair Band Bingo Building, 50 Shady Lane (Bing Map/Direction from Anywhere) Columbia, KY. License # ORG0002285. Five Regular Games, Pull Tabs, and Much More. Concessions available at all sessions. (Sponsored) | (ID:44054, Comment)
Chimes for the Evening, Downtown Columbia. Two selections | (ID:44055, Comment)
6:00pmCTLWC Volleyball at Life University (GA) at Life University, 1269 Barclay Circle (campus, not venue), Marietta, GA. - Anthony Latessa. DETAILS | (ID:44025, Comment)
Eddie Loveless at Journey to Recovery, 114 Office Park Drive, Columbia, KY. - Laverne Hadley. DETAILS | (ID:44029, Comment)
Revival at Mannsville Separate Baptist Church, 315 Oak Lane, Mannsville, KY. Tonight: Bro. B. J. Huff, special music, Amy & Mary Turner - the Turner Sisters. - FRAN NEAT.
COMPLETE SCHEDULE 27-30 Oct 2016 | (ID:44045, Comment)
6:30pmCTREVIVAL 26-29 Oct 2016 at Knifley Chapel Brethren In Christ Church, 6029 Elkhorn Road, Knifley KY DETAILS | (ID:43733, Comment)
7:00pmCTLWC Theatre presents 'The Zoo Story' , at V.P. Henry Auditorium, 210 Lindsey Wilson Street, Columbia, KY. - Mariah Stearns | (ID:44000, Comment)
HS FOOTBALL: Adair County High School (7-2) at Casey County High School 7amCT/8amET, at Casey Co. HS, 1841 E KY 70 (Campus address) Liberty, KY. | (ID:44050, Comment)


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