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Tuesday, November 13, 2012
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Lots of recent additions to our Veterans List

Thanks to everyone who's sent in additional information for our listing of Adair County, Kentucky,Veterans. We've had numerous updates, plus the following recent additions:
  • Powell, Walter Lee
  • Quinn, Jerry H.
  • Sexton, Bobbie C.
  • Dubray, Allan Bryant
  • England, James Donald
  • England, Eugene
  • England, James T.
  • Claypool, Julius
  • Grider, Orvis
  • Grider, Gena

As always, please send any additions, corrections, and stories and remembrances of veterans using our contact form.


2012-11-13 19:10:13 | Comments | Printable version | See topic Veterans and Veterans Day

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Robert Jesse Loy, Adair Co., KY (1932-2012)



2012-11-13 - 210 Greensburg Street, Columbia, KY - Photo from Stotts-Phelps-McQueary Funeral Home.

Robert Jesse Loy, Adair Co., KY (1932-2012)


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May Rock, Taylor County, KY (1940-2012)

She was a member of a respected Taylor County, KY family, the wife of Joe Rock, who survives. She professed faith in Christ and was a member of the Campbellsville Baptist Temple. She was employed as a salesclerk with JC Penney in Campbellsville and was retired from GTE.
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May Rock of Campbellsville, KY, died at 4pmET, Monday, November 12, 2012 in Lexington, KY. She was 72.

The funeral service will be at 11amET/10amCT, Thursday, November 15, 2012, at the Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home, 418 Lebanon Avenue, Campbellsville, KY, by Rev. B.C. Gillispie and Rev. Lawrence Brockman, Jr. Burial will be in Campbellsville Memorial Gardens, 3878 Greensburg Road, Campbellsville, KY. Visitation will be 5pm-8pmET/4pm-7pmCT, Wednesday, November 14, 2012 at the funeral home.


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2012-11-13 17:31:32 | Comments | Printable version | See topic Obituaries

Robert Jesse Loy, Adair Co., KY (1932-2012)

He was a member of a prominent, distinguished Adair County, KY family. He was a member of Columbia Christian Church, a dairy farmer, and founding member of Adair County Rescue Squad. He was a real estate agent and auctioneer for 40 years. He was President and owner of Kentucky Crude Oil and was a Korean War Veteran who served his country in the United States Army
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Robert Jesse Loy age 80 years of Columbia, KY passed away Monday, November 12, 2012 at 9:45amET, at University of Louisville Hospital in Louisville, KY.

Funeral service Thursday, November 15, 2012 at 11amCT, at Stotts-Phelps-McQueary Funeral Home, 210 Greensburg Street, Columbia, KY with Bro. Terry White and Rev. William R. Davenport the officiating clergy. Interment will be in Haven Hill Cemetery, 1276 Liberty Road, Columbia, KY, with full military honors presented by local VFW Post 6097. Visitation will be after 3pmCT, Wednesday, November 14, 2012.


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2012-11-13 16:54:57 | Comments | Printable version | See topic Obituaries

Christmas in Columbia Arts & Crafts booths available

Adair Heritage Association makes space available in Historic Courthouse

Arts & Crafts are planned for Christmas in Columbia 9am-3pmCT, Saturday, December 1, 2012, in the Historic Adair County Courthouse, 500 Public Square, Columbia, KY.

The Adair Heritage Association will have booths available to sell arts and crafts done by area residents. Anyone interested in reserving a 10' by 10' space should contact Charles Grimsley at 270-384-5658. Space is limited. The cost is $10 per space. Vendors are advised to bring own table and chairs. There will be a few spaces with electricity available for an additional $5.00. The deadliine is is Monday, November 26, 2012. - Charles Grimsley


2012-11-13 16:21:28 | Comments | Printable version

ACMS Site-Base Council meets Nov. 15, 2012

The Site-Base Council at Adair County Middle School, 322 General John Adair Drive, Columbia, KY will be having a regular monthly meeting at 3pmCT, Thursday, November 15, 2012, at the school. The meeting is open to the public. Contact: 270-384-5308. - Alma Rich, Principal

2012-11-13 16:08:35 | Comments | Printable version

Virginia Bell Sweeney, 94, Casey County, KY (1918-2012)


Graveside services are 1pmET/12pm noon CT, Friday November 16, 2012 at Glenwood Cemetery with Bro. Homer Hecht officiating. Visitation is 11am-1pmET/10am-12pm noon CT, Friday November 16, 2012 at McKinney-Brown Funeral Home, 752 Campbellsville Street, Liberty, KY.

Virginia Sweeney's story ended on November 13, 2012 at her home in Liberty, KY. She was 94. Her story began on February 26, 1918 when she was born to Bowen and Myra Fleener Bell in Glendale, KY. She married Garnett Jones Sweeney Sr. on September 11, 1939. They had been married 71 years at the time of his death in 2011. To their union were born Garnett Jones Jr., Barbara Sue, and Donald Bell Sweeney.


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2012-11-13 15:58:18 | Comments | Printable version | See topic Obituaries

Adult Learning Center at LWC open house, Nov. 15, 2012

There will be an Open House for the Adult Education Center 2pm-5pmCT, Thursday, 108 Lindsey Wilson Street, Columbia, KY. The public is invited to attend and see our new location and learn about all the services provided. Contact the center at 270-384-7475. - LeAnna Bennett

2012-11-13 11:55:08 | Comments | Printable version | See topic Education

Appreciates Sheriff Moss. Sheriff Moss, too

Bruce and Patsy Wilson writes:
They are both just precious, especially the little one. You all have been truly blessed. - Bruce and patsy Wilson
Comments re photo 47507 Sheriff Moss shows off Little Sheriff Matthew Moss


2012-11-13 11:26:06 | Comments | Printable version

Victory CC to host 1st General Independent Church youth group

This Event at Victory CC canceled because of death of Barbara Hatcher has been canceled
and will be re-scheduled at a later time.

Victory Community Church 107 N. Reed Street, Columbia, KY, will be hosting, the Youth Group from First General Independent Church, with their leader, Heather Burton, perfoming their Black Light Skit, at 6:30pmCT, Sunday Night November 18, 2012. Pastor Bill Henson and the congregation invites every one, especially church youth groups. Contact: Bro. Bill Henson 270-634-0336 -Trudy Crabb


2012-11-13 11:13:09 | Comments | Printable version

Best frost of the season, this morning, November 13, 2012

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By Barbara Armitage

It's a bit chilly this morning up here at Tucker's Station. Our low today was 23 degrees. Combine the temperature with yesterday's rain and we have the best frost of the season.

I have no idea what possesses me to run out at sun up on a freezing morning to take photographs but I just love the sparkle and couldn't resist this beautiful Hibiscus seed pod, in the accompanying photo. - Barbara


2012-11-13 08:00:47 | Comments | Printable version

Driven will sing at Emory's Chapel Church, Sun. Nov. 25, 2012

Meal will follow the service

Driven will be singing at 10amCT, Sunday, November 25, 2012, at Emory's Chapel Church. 1830 Highway 1952 Road, Columbia, KY, in the Chance Community of Adair County. A soups and sandwiches meal will follow the service around 12pm noon CT. Brother Bobby Withers and congregation invite each and everyone to join us. - Lesa Withers


2012-11-13 07:40:20 | Comments | Printable version

CU raises awareness of homeless through Cardboard Nation

Cardboard Nation raised over $1,500 for Green River Ministries, the homeless shelter in Taylor County
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By Lucas Pennington
News from Campbellsville University

CAMPBELLSVILLE, KY - For one evening, Campbellsville University students gave up their phones, laptops and iPods to experience homelessness through Cardboard Nation, the fifth annual event sponsored by Campbellsville University's Social Workers In Touch Can Help (SWITCH) club.


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2012-11-13 06:29:49 | Comments | Printable version

Coaches pick LWC Baseball No. 1 in MSC for 2013

Sports News from Lindsey Wilson College

Lindsey Wilson College baseball is projected to repeat as the top Mid South Conference team in 2013. A coaches poll placed Lindsey Wilson No. 1, Georgetown College (Georgetown, KY) No. 2, Cumberland University (Lebanon, TN) No. 3, and Campbellsville University (Campbellsville, KY) No. 4. The LWC Blue Raiders play home games at Egnew Park, inside the Lindsey Wilson Sports Park, 828 Russell Road, Columbia, KY.


2012-11-13 06:03:16 | Comments | Printable version

Veterans Day Program: 2012 was last of 10 for John Adair

By Angie Smith

On behalf of the John Adair Intermediate faculty, staff and students, we would like to thank all of the Veterans who have participated in our program over the last ten years. As the public knows, John Adair will no longer be in existence after this school year, so this was our last Veterans Day Program in this building. We would also like to thank Columbia Baptist Church Creative Ministry Team for bringing a wonderful message to our program each year. The program was a great success with over 35 Veterans in attendance.

With Sincere Appreciation,

- Angie Smith and Jason Curry
John Adair Intermediate Social Studies Department --Angie Smith


2012-11-13 05:44:27 | Comments | Printable version | See topic Veterans and Veterans Day

A Veteran Says: Thank You, Columbia and Adair County

Thank you Columbia and Adair County for everything that you do to honor us Soldiers and thank you for remembering our fallen comrades
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By Robert Osborne MSGRET

I feel a strong since of responsibility to say thank you Columbia and Adair County for the generous outpouring of support and appreciation given to the Veterans of our community. It was much more than smiles, handshakes and words. It was actions and deeds that were carried out by so many of our town's leaders that mean the most.


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2012-11-13 05:38:00 | Comments | Printable version | See topic Veterans and Veterans Day

Today, TUESDAY with CM, November 13, 2012

Haiku by Robert Stone for November 13, 2012:
Common sense demands
that justice override laws
when those laws are bad.
--Robert Stone, Tuesday, 13 November 2012.
-1000 haiku countdown to Chambers Stevens' 50th birthday, Day 427, in progress

WEATHER for today from National Weather Service:
Hazardous Weather Issued at 321 AM ET TUE NOV 13 2012 "AREAS OF DENSE FREEZING FOG HAVE DEVELOPED IN THE LAKE CUMBERLAND REGION OF SOUTH CENTRAL KENTUCKY THIS MORNING. A FEW SLICK SPOTS WILL BE POSSIBLE THROUGH MID MORNING BEFORE TEMPERATURES RISE BACK ABOVE FREEZING. THE MOST LIKELY LOCATIONS TO SEE FREEZING FOG WILL BE NEAR BODIES OF WATER."

The National Weather Service in Louisville, KY, has issued the following forecast for Columbia, KY. This forecast Update on 13 Nov 4:35 am CST
Today - Sunny, with a high near 47. Calm wind becoming north around 6 mph in the morning.

Tonight - Mostly clear, with a low around 26. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm after midnight. For complete current National Weather Service forecast:
Click to National Weather Service for Columbia, KY
The Kentucky Mesonet is The Commonwealth's Official Source for Weather and Climate Data.
Mesonet stations are live in: Adair - Casey - Cumberland - Metcalfe - Taylor



Quick links to Sunday with CM Columns - plus some - your comments welcome on editorial choices - added since Sunday, but appropriate to Sunday with CM, items:
direct links to articles, columns, poems and/or photos possibly with other important links, are posted here:

2012-11-13 04:36:28 | Comments | Printable version | See topic Today


Birthdays and Anniversaries for November 13
Happy Birthday, Amanda Reliford | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Carl Jones (1966) | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Debbie Dillon | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Donald Dial | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Doris Hovious | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Geneva Goodin | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, George Critz | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Glenna Bean | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, James B. Napier | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Jared Stearns | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Kyle Burton (1920) | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Leonard Coppage | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Liam Miller (2012) | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Mary White (1908) | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Reed Moss (1965) | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Ronnie Dial | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Simpson Keltner | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Ty Cash Cheatham (2001) | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Tyler Curry | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Evelyn McQueary Burton (1934) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Patricia Ann Cooper, Casey Co., KY (1949) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Bruce F. Bell, Russell Co., KY (1921) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Patty Willis Groce, Cumberland Co., KY (1966) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Mark Parrish, Adair County, KY (1956) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Terry Cark Beams, Campbellsville, KY (1948) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Kimberly Scales Rawlings, Russell County, KY (1964) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Mrs. Betty Jo Kerzan Wright, Green Co., KY (1926-2012) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, William (Steve) Norris, Indianapolis, IN (1948) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Roy C. York, Casey County, KY (1933-2013) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Mrs. Rosalie Franklin Faulkner, Taylor Co., KY (1958-2014) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Doris Jean Barton Hovious, Taylor Co., KY (1967-2014) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Maxine Hurt Garmon, 88, Metcalfe Co., KY (1925-2014) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Mabel W. Grider, Casey County, KY (1927-2014) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, William Tom Tucker (1862-1908) | (Updates/Corrections)

Events scheduled for Tuesday, November 13, 2012
All events are listed in Central Time. Submit your upcoming event using our Contact Form.
7:30amCTChamber Board of Directors Meet
201 Burkesville Street, Columbia, KY, at 7:30amCT, each second Tuesday, at the Chamber Board Room, Chamber Building, 201 Burkesville Street, Columbia, KY each month. Chamber President, Roger Meadows; others on the Board of Directors: Joel Peterson, Wendy Butler Burt, Wes Bryant, Amy Chaney, Lee Ann Collins, Julie Combs, Brandon Thompson, Pam Hancock, Ron Heath, Brenda Mann, Roger Meadows, Dr. Ronald P. Rogers, Debbie Shelby, Robin Gayle Smith, and Eric West. | (ID:19826, Comment)
8:00amCT7 County Area Court: Circuit Courts. District Courts, at at Glance.
Always Click on County Name for Link to Docket at Kentucky Court of Justice:
Adair County. Adair Co. Judicial Center, 201 Campbellsville ST. Columbia, KY: Fifty-five (55) Cases Circuit Court. No (0) cases District Court.
Casey County Judicial Center, 231 Courthouse Square, Liberty, KY. No (0) Cases Circuit Court. Eleven (11) cases District Court.
Cumberland County, Justice Center, 112 Courthouse Square, Burkesville, KY. One (1) Cases Circuit Court. No (0) cases District Court.
Green County Judicial Center, 200 W. Court Street, Greensburg, KY. No (0) Cases Circuit Court. Two (2) cases District Court.
Metcalfe County, Judicial Center, 201 E. Stockton Street, Edmonton, KY. Thirty-five (35) Cases Circuit Court. No (0) cases District Court.
Russell County. Judicial Center, 410 Monument Square, Jamestown, KY.Eighty-four (84) Cases Circuit Court. No (0) cases District Court.
Taylor County, Justice Center, 300 E. Main Street, Campbellsville, KY. Twenty-six (26) Cases Circuit Court. No (0) cases District Court.
Not an official docket. For official court information, check with circuit court clerk in your county. | (ID:19992, Comment)
9:00amCTAdair Food Pantry open each Tuesday, 9am-12pmCT
The Adair County Food Pantry, 203 South Monroe Street, Columbia, KY is open 9am-12pmCT, each Tuesday, serving families of Adair County, KY who meet certain income criteria, available at the food pantry. Anyone who wishes to donate to donate canned items or make financial gifts may contract Stephanie Long, Director at 270-250-2847. | (ID:19780, Comment)
10:00amCTPraise Assembly of God Food Pantry Open 10am-1pmCTPraise Assembly of God Food Pantry at 310 Jamestown Street, Columbia, KY will be open each Tuesday, 10am-1pmCT. - Patricia Willis Praise Assembly of God Food Pantry | (ID:19784, Comment)
11:30amCTJames Sperry will be noon organ recitalist at Ransdell Chapel, Nov. 13, 2012 (PHOTO)
James Sperry, organist at Memorial United Methodist Church in Elizabethtown, KY, will perform for Campbellsville University's Noon Organ Recital Series Tuesday, November 13, 2012, at 12:20pmET/11:30amCT, in the Ransdell Chapel, 401 N. Hoskins Avenue, Campbellsville, KY. The program will last for 30 minutes, and everyone is invited. - Joan C. McKinney | (ID:19928, Comment)
James Sperry will be noon organ recitalist at Ransdell Chapel, Nov. 13, 2012 (PHOTO)
James Sperry, organist at Memorial United Methodist Church in Elizabethtown, KY, will perform for Campbellsville University's Noon Organ Recital Series Tuesday, November 13, 2012, at 12:20pmET/11:30amCT, in the Ransdell Chapel, 401 N. Hoskins Avenue, Campbellsville, KY. The program will last for 30 minutes, and everyone is invited. - Joan C. McKinney | (ID:19929, Comment)
NoonCTPause for Chimes at Noon. Downtown Columbia. Two Selections | (ID:19731, Comment)
1:00pmCTServices, Edmonton, KY, for Ruth Ann Firkins, Metcalfe Co., KY (d. Nov. 10, 2012) | (ID:19984, Comment)
5:00pmCTChimes for the Evening. Downtown Columbia. Two Selections | (ID:19761, Comment)
Adair 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. | (ID:19830, Comment)
5:30pmCTColumbia Rotary Club meets at Cranmer Dining Center
Regular meetings: Columbia Rotary Club meets every second and fourth Monday night at 5:30pmCT, at Lindsey Wilson College Cranmer Dinning Center, 430 Helen Flatt DR, Columbia, KY. Visitors always welcome. - JERRY HOLT, President | (ID:19827, Comment)
6:30pmCTAdair County Ambulance Board meets, 906 Westlake DR, Columbia, KY
The Adair County Ambulance Service Tax District Board meets at 6:30pmCT. The regular meeting of the Adair County Ambulance Board is each second Tuesday at 6:30pm, at the Adair County Emergency Medical Services building 906 Westlake Drive, Columbia, KY. | (ID:19838, Comment)
7:00pmCTAdair County Fiscal Court. Annex Basement, 424 Public Square, Columbia, KY. (AGENDA)
Regular monthly meetings are each 2nd Tuesday of the month at 7pmCT in the basement of the Adair Annex Building, 424 Public Square, Columbia, KY. Large, comfortable assembly room. Open to the Public. Ann Melton, Adair County CJE presiding. | (ID:19839, Comment)

 




















 
 
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