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Christmas Trees at Lindsey Wilson - Lilly Hall

2012-12-03 - 101 Lilly Drive, Columbia, KY - Photo by Duane Bonifer. LWC.
Decorating at Henry & Mary Ellen Lilly Hall:
Lindsey Wilson College student Keaira Harris of Danville, Ky., turned a hand-me-down Christmas tree into a centerpiece of her room in Henry & Mary Ellen Lilly Hall. The tree was given to her room from a roommate's grandmother, who had the tree in her nursing home room. This is photo three: Every day from Dec. 1-25, Lindsey Wilson College will feature a Christmas tree from campus offices, student residence halls and public buildings - DUANE BONIFER.

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Quinn Lasley will be sworn in as School Board member tomorrow

New Adair County Board of Education Member from Division 2, Quinn Lasley will be sworn-in at 8:30amCT, Tuesday, December 4, 2012, in the Adair County Board of Education Conference room, 1204 Greensburg Street, Columbia, KY. She joins Chairman Floyd Burton (Div 4) , and members Mike Harris (Div 5) and Joseph Payne (Div 3) on the board. A fifth seat, for Division 1, is vacant and will be filled by Kentucky Department of Education Commissioner Terry Holladay.

2012-12-03 14:16:37 | Comments | Printable version

Thanks to all who made Christmas in Columbia a success

By Debbie Selby

I would like to take this opportunity to thank everyone who participated in Christmas in Columbia. It was definitely a great success.

All events had wonderful attendance. So thankful the weather was great and the parade was beautiful. We had approximately 60 entries in the parade which made for a wonderful event.

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2012-12-03 14:08:25 | Comments | Printable version

Adair Co. Sheriff's Office Activity Report November 2012

From Adair County Sheriff Harrison Moss:
  • 90 Warrants of arrest served
  • 4 Criminal cases opened
  • 10 Call response reports writte
  • 7 Emergency protection orders served
  • 3 Domestic Abuse cases worked.
  • 10 Non-injury accidents worked
  • 13 Injury accidents worked
  • 13 Out of county transports
  • 13Citations written for criminal activity
  • 56 Civil process papers served
  • 23 Criminal summonses served
  • 154 Subpoenas served
  • 106 Hours of court security provided
  • 119 Vehicle inspections done
Adair County Sheriff's Office, Harrison Moss, Sheriff. Suite 20 (second floor), 424 Public Square, Columbia, KY 42728. Phone (270) 384-2776. FAX (270 384-5049. Website: Adair County Sheriff's Office

2012-12-03 12:38:53 | Comments | Printable version | See topic Police and Fire Reports

LWC Men's basketball hosts Truett-McConnell College at Biggers

The Lindsey Wilson College men's basketball team will face Truett-McConnell College at 8pmCT Tuesday, December 4, 2012 at Biggers Sports Center, 360 Spickard Drive, Columbia, Ky. 42728. The Blue Raiders have a 9-1 overall record and are currently on a five-game win streak. - Charles Balcom, Lindsey Wilson College

2012-12-03 12:32:04 | Comments | Printable version

Cane Valley Baptist Church Christmas play is Dec. 16, 2012

Cane Valley Baptist Church, 3145 Cane Valley Road, Columbia, KY, will have a Christmas Play & Musical, at 6pmCT, Sunday, December 16, 2012. It will begin with a musical entitled "Glory In The Highest" by the Youth Choir followed by a performance of "The Best Plastic Manger Scene Ever." Everyone is invited. There will be finger foods and refreshments following the play. - Connie Young

2012-12-03 11:56:01 | Comments | Printable version

LWC Women's Basketball to host Berea College at Biggers

LWCWomen's Basketball to host Berea College at Biggers
The Lindsey Wilson College women's basketball team will face Berea College at 6pmCT Tuesday, December 4, 2012 at Biggers Sports Center, 360 Spickard Drive, Columbia, KY 42728. The Blue Raiders have a perfect 5-0 record at home this season. - Charles Balcom

2012-12-03 11:29:51 | Comments | Printable version | See topic Sports

Columbia Christian to present Living Christmas Tree twice

Columbia Christian Church, 206 Campbellsville Street, will be presenting their Living Christmas Tree performances at 7pmCT, Friday, December 14, 2012, and Sunday, December 16. 2012. Everyone is invited and asked to bring a canned food donation for the Adair County Food Bank. - Terry White

2012-12-03 11:11:48 | Comments | Printable version

Angel Tree needs help. Angel Tree helps children of inmates

Angel Tree needs sponsors for several Adair County children. Angel Tree is an organization with the mission of connecting imprisoned parents and their children with small Christmas gift cards and messages from their parents. It is a way for churches, organizations and individuals to help children who don't have their parent with them at the holidays. Please call Linda Waggener, 270-403-0017 or email if you or your group can help this year. - Linda Waggener

2012-12-03 10:17:06 | Comments | Printable version

Single family dwelling sustains heavy smoke damage

Kitchen at Long Branch Road Residence, Taylor County, sustains heavy fire damage, as well in Saturday, December 1, 2012 blaze

By Anne Sanders
News from the Campbellsville-Taylor Co. Fire Department

Four Campbellsville-Taylor County Fire Department units and 15 personnel were dispatched to a structure fire at property owned by Matthew Duffey. 2279 Long Branch Road, Campbellsville, KY, at 1:33pmET, Saturday, December 1, 2012. Upon arrival firefighters found a single family dwelling with fire showing from the rear portion of the residence. The kitchen suffered heavy fire damage with smoke damage throughout the residence. The cause of the fire has not been determined. No one was at home at the time of the fire. - Anne Sanders

2012-12-03 08:49:43 | Comments | Printable version

LWC Women's Soccer team brings 3rd National title back home

Columbia/Adair County, KY, and Lindsey Wilson College now home to an even dozen National Soccer titles. This was third championship for women's program; men have nine national championships
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By Duane Bonifer
Sports News from Lindsey Wilson College

COLUMBIA, KY - The Lindsey Wilson College women's soccer team returned Sunday afternoon, December 2, 2012m to the college's A.P. White Campus with the program's third NAIA national trophy and iconic red banner. Several dozen LWC students, faculty and staff members greeted the team at the Cralle Student Union Building, where an impromptu celebration was held.

LWC won the 2012 NAIA women's soccer national title Saturday night in Orange Beach, AL., with a 3-2 win over Olivet Nazarene (Bourbonnais, IL) University. It is the program's third national title. - Duane Bonifer

2012-12-03 05:31:29 | Comments | Printable version | See topic Sports

ACSO Deputy arrests man involved in domestic dispute

Adair County Deputy Adam Cravens responded to the residence of 5010 Greensburgh Road Sunday night on report of a domestic. Goldie Bybee and Jose Perez had been involved in an altercation at the residence where they live with two other roomates. Perez was charged with assault in the 4th degree and lodged in Adair Regional Jail. Kentucky State Police also responded to the scene. - Adam Cravens

2012-12-03 04:59:13 | Comments | Printable version | See topic Police and Fire Reports

TODAY, MONDAY with CM, December 3, 2012

Haiku by Robert Stone for December 3, 2012:
One obsessed with self
will at last wither and fade
with none to remind.
--Robert Stone, Monday, 3 December 2012.
-1000 haiku countdown to Chambers Stevens' 50th birthday, Day 447, in progress

The Weather for Today
Hazardous Weather
if any.

The National Weather Service in Louisville, KY, has issued the following forecast for Columbia, KY. This forecast Updated on MONDAY, 3 Dec 2012, 5:35amCT
Today - Partly sunny, with a high near 73. South wind 6 to 13 mph.

Tonight - Partly cloudy, with a low around 55. South wind around 7 mph.

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

2012-12-03 04:53:30 | Comments | Printable version | See topic Today

Birthdays and Anniversaries for December 3
Happy Anniversary, Mike and Linda Tiller (1988) | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Billy Brent Smith | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Carolyn McKinney Hickerson | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Chris Gilbert (1992) | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Debbie Jessie | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Elvester Bennett (1931) | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Eric Dean Bailey | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Hilma Burton | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, James W. Harper | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Jayln Cross (2002) | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Kayla Garrison | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Madelyn Grace Smith | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Pam Helm | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Bithday David Rooks (1969) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memoriam Carlos Lee Bagby, Green Co., KY (December 3, 1939 - August 8, 2009) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memoriam, Norma Tweedy (d. December 3, 1998) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday Carlos Lee Bagby, Green Co., KY (1939) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday for Kathleen Cosby Smith, 70, Taylor County, KY (1947) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Robert Lee Young (Dec. 3 1946-May 12, 2013) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Saskia (Sas) Riddle Nuszbaum, 36, Adair Co., KY (1973) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Hilma Gay Burton, 73, Adair Co., KY (1936) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Otha Hurt, Cumberland Co., KY (1923) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Mr. Larry Gene Gentry, Green Co., KY (1953) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, York Potts, Louisville, KY (1928) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, James Gregory Flatt, Russell Co., KY; Taylor Co. native (1982) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Barry L. Price, Casey County, KY (1952) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Mabell Selby Hall, Anderson, IN (1923) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Mrs. Fanola Nell Whitlock DeSpain, Green Co., KY (1917-2013) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Dearil W. Jones, 68, Summer Shade, KY (1945-2014) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Jean Wright, 74, Cumberland Co., KY (1938-2014) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Lorene Roy Chapman, Casey County, KY (1917-2014) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Garnett Harold (Chub) Hatfield, Casey Co., KY (1940-2014) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Roger Giles, Casey County, KY (1961-2014) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Geretha Elmore, Kings Mountain, KY (1921-2015) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Michael J Wood, 61, Green County, KY (1954-2016) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Donald Ray Wilson, Casey Co., KY (1938-2016) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Donald Wayne England, 81, Metcalfe Co., KY (1935-2016) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Mrs. Larkie Hudgins, Green County, KY (1936-2017) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Rose Marie Huckaby, Russell Co., KY, Kenton Co., KY native (1956-2017) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Susan Carol Smith Shipp, 65, Green Co., KY (1951-2017) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Diane Cain Wyatt, 61, Russell County, KY (1956-2017) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Eugene (Gene) Fair, 76, Casey County, KY (1941-2017) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Carolyn Jane McKinney Hickerson, Greensburg, KY (1953-2018) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Junior Wilson, Burkesville, KY/Filmore, CA native (1928-2018) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Ronald Andrew Akin, 84, Green County, KY (1933-2018) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Ray Bault (1913-2005) | (Updates/Corrections)

Events scheduled for Monday, December 3, 2012
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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: No (0) Cases Circuit Court. Five (5) cases District Court.
Casey County Judicial Center, 231 Courthouse Square, Liberty, KY. No (0) Cases Circuit Court. One hundred eleven (111) cases District Court.
Cumberland County, Justice Center, 112 Courthouse Square, Burkesville, KY. No (0) Cases Circuit Court. No (0) cases District Court.
Green County Judicial Center, 200 W. Court Street, Greensburg, KY. No (0) Cases Circuit Court. Eighty-eight (88) cases District Court.
Metcalfe County, Judicial Center, 201 E. Stockton Street, Edmonton, KY. No (0) Cases Circuit Court. No (0) cases District Court.
Russell County. Judicial Center, 410 Monument Square, Jamestown, KY, Seventy-seven (77) Cases Circuit Court. No (0) cases District Court.
Taylor County, Justice Center, 300 E. Main Street, Campbellsville, KY. One (1) Cases Circuit Court. One hundred eight (108) cases District Court.
Not an official docket. For official court information, check with circuit court clerk in your county. | (ID:20183, Comment)
8:30amCTDAV Service Officer at VFW Post 6097, Monday, Dec. 3, 2012
There will be a DAV Service Officer at the Columbia VFW Post 6097, 411 Fairground Street, Columbia, KY, 8:30am-11amCT, Monday December 3, 2012. This officer will be here to assist any Veteran with any VA benefits issues he or she may need to address. This is a service to all veterans from our VFW Post, so remember it is for any veterans. - Joe Hare, Commander VFW Post 6097 | (ID:20141, Comment)
10:00amCTServices, Campbellsville, KY, for Cosby "Dick" Jeffries, Taylor Co., KY (1933-2012 | (ID:20170, Comment)
NoonCTPause for Chimes at Noon. Downtown Columbia. Two Selections | (ID:20184, Comment)
1:00pmCTServices, Burkesville, KY, for Mary Ruth Humphrey, 83, Burkesville, KY (1929-2012) | (ID:20173, Comment)
Services, Columbia, KY, for Roger Romines, Adair County, KY (1955-2012) | (ID:20175, Comment)
Services, Columbia, KY, for Pansy J. McKinley, Adair County, KY (1922-2012) | (ID:20179, Comment)
2:00pmCTMemorial service, Russell Springs, KY, for Dormas Dale Dunbar, Russell Spring, KY (1943-2012) | (ID:20166, Comment)
5:00pmCTChimes for the Evening. Downtown Columbia. Two Selections | (ID:20185, Comment)
Chimes for the Evening. Downtown Columbia. Two Selections | (ID:20229, Comment)
6:00pmCTCub Scout Pack 888 meets, CUMC, 202 Burkesville ST, Columbia, KY
Check with scoutmaster for any Labor Day change
Cub Scout Pack 888 meets each Monday night at 6pmCT, in the basement of the Columbia United Methodist Church, 202 Burkesville ST, Columbia, KY. Anyone who wants to join the Cub Scouts is welcome to attend. -Phillip Richard | (ID:20186, Comment)
Boy Scouts meet at Columbia United Methodist Church
The Boy Scouts meet at the Columbia Unitied Methodist Church, 202 Burkesville Street, Columbia, KY every Monday night at 6pmCT. (We will meet at the Sportsmans Club occasionally, depending on the weather.) Phone 270-250-9482. - Shane Patterson | (ID:20188, Comment)
Russell County Bee Club, 2688 S. Hwy. 127, Russell Springs. KY
Serves Russell County and the surrounding counties: Adair, Casey, Cumberland, Pulaski, Clinton, and Wayne. Meetings are normally held on the first Monday of the month, at 6pmCT, Russell County Extension Office at 2688 S. Hwy 127, Russell Springs, KY. | (ID:20263, Comment)
7:00pmCTHandel's Messiah at Columbia Baptist: LWC Singers, Commonwealth Musicians + Audience
The Lindsey Wilson College Choral Ensembles, The LWC Singers and Concert Choir and The Commonwealth Musicians, and the Audience will present Messiah Sing at 7pmCT, Monday, December 3, 2012, at the Columbia Baptist Church, 201 Greensburg Street, Columbia, KY. - Gerald Chaffin | (ID:20104, Comment)


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