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LWC Men's Golf in 5th after 1st round at Carey Collegiate Classic

By Charles Balcom

Hattiesburg, MS - The Lindsey Wilson men's golf team carded an 11-over par 299 during the opening round of the Carey Collegiate Classic on Monday hosted by William Carey (MS) at the Canebrake Country Club.

The Blue Raiders sit just 11 strokes behind tournament leader and No. 2-ranked Dalton State (GA). LWC is one stroke behind fourth-place Meridian (MS) and two strokes head of No. 19-ranked William Carey in the 12-team event.


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2018-03-12 19:42:39 | Comments | Printable version | See topic Sports

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Marlene Jeanette Beane Smith, Russell Springs, KY (1931-2018)



2018-03-12 - Russell Springs, KY - Photo photo courtesy of Smith family.

Marlene Jeanette Beane Smith, Russell Springs, KY (1931-2018)


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Marlene Jeanette Beane Smith, Russell Springs, KY (1931-2018)

She was a homemaker and of the Baptist faith. She was a poised, gracious woman who intellect matched her great beauty. She was valedictorian of the Russell Springs High School class of 1949. She was the matriarch of a wonderful Russell County, KY, family. She was the daughter of the late Oris & Agnes Smith Beane, and the widow of Carlie Earl Smith, her husband of over 55 years. She leaves 16 direct living descendants. Her final resting place will be in Russell Springs, KY.
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Marlene Jeanette Beane Smith, 86, of Russell Springs, KY, daughter of the late Oris & Agnes Smith Beane, was born on Friday, December 25, 1931 at Webbs Cross Roads in Russell County, KY and departed this life on Saturday, March 10, 2018 in Elizabethtown, Hardin County, KY at the age of 86 years, 2 months, and 16 days.


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2018-03-12 19:08:04 | Comments | Printable version | See topic Obituaries

Gerald Lee Alstott, 81, Casey Co., KY native (1936-2018)

He was a former employee of Ford Motor Co. He was a resident of Marion County, IN, at the time of his death. He was the son of the late Daniel Christopher Alstott & Lola Pearl Murphy Alstott. His final resting pace wil be in the Alstott Family Cemetery in Casey County, KY
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Gerald Lee Alstott age 81, of Indianapolis, IN passed away on Saturday March 10, 2018 at the St. Francis Hospital and Health Centers in IN.

Funeral Services will be held 1pmCT/2pmET, Thursday March 15, 2018 at Bartle Funeral Home Chapel, 142 KY Hwy 49, Liberty, KY with Bro. Bearl King officiating. Burial will in the Alstott Family Cemetery. Visitation will be held 11amCT/12pmNoonET, Thursday March 15, 2018 at Bartle Funeral Home Chapel.


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2018-03-12 17:02:27 | Comments | Printable version | See topic Obituaries


Allegedly fleeing CPD, Town Car reaches 90 mph in E 80 chase

Acting on numerous complaints, Columbia Police initiates traffic stop, but officers allege that 52 year old driver of 1995 Lincoln Town Car, accelerated, reaching speeds of 90 miles an hour in attempt to elude officers before pursuit ended 7 miles East of Columbia on KY East 80. Suspect lodged in Adair County Regional Jail facing multiple charges.
NOTE: Charges in an arrest are not a finding or findings of guilt. An individual charged by indictment is presumed innocent unless and until proven guilty at some later criminal proceeding.

By Ofc Josh Brockman, Public Information Officer
Columbia Police Department, Chief Jason Cross

On Saturday, March 10, 2018, at approximately 8:30 Columbia Police Department Officer Josh Brockman attempted to initiate a traffic stop on a 1995 Lincoln town car for suspicion of impairment.


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2018-03-12 14:20:10 | Comments | Printable version | See topic Police and Fire Reports

Farm, Home & Garden EXPO is Sat 17 Mar 2018

Complete list of vendors, exhibitors to date in complete article
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By Teresa Bright

The 2018 Farm, Home & Garden EXPO presented by the Adair County Extension Council will be 10am-2pmCT, Saturday, March 17, 2018 at the Adair County Elementary School, 870 Indian Drive, Columbia, KY.

The 2018 EXPO will feature new activities as well as some of the traditional activities of past, including vendors and youth activities.


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2018-03-12 14:03:02 | Comments | Printable version | See topic Farm and Garden

LWC Men's Bowling takes 12th at sectional championships

By Charles Balcom

Smyrna, TN - The Lindsey Wilson men's bowling team turned in a 12th-place finish over the weekend at the 2018 Intercollegiate Singles and Team Sectional Championships held at the Smyrna Bowling Center.

In the team competition, the Blue Raiders racked up 11,857 total pins across the 64 games. Lindsey Wilson recorded 2,888 pins during the first block to sit in ninth place in the team standings, and despite their best block of the weekend with 3,053 pin sin their second block, slipped to 12th place after 32 games. A 2,996 in the third block helped LWC climb back to ninth place, but the Blue Raiders eventually fell back to 12th after a 2,920 in the fourth and final block of games.


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2018-03-12 12:58:00 | Comments | Printable version | See topic Sports

LWC Women's Bowling finishes 15th at sectional championships

By Charles Balcom

Smyrna, TN - The Lindsey Wilson women's bowling team finished in 15th place over the weekend at the 2018 Intercollegiate Singles and Team Sectional Championships held at the Smyrna Bowling Center.

As a team, the Blue Raiders collected 10,661 total pins across the 64 games. Lindsey Wilson collected 2,600 pins or better in three of the four blocks during the two-day event, including a 2,742 mark in block three and a team-best 2,789 mark during block two. The second-session surge helped the Blue Raiders move up to 14th place, but eventually LWC fell back down to 15th place for the weekend.


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2018-03-12 12:56:35 | Comments | Printable version | See topic Sports

Campbellsville School Board re-schedules 12 Mar 2018 meeting

Tonight's Monday, March 12, 2018, regular Campbellsville Independent Schools Board of Education meeting has been rescheduled to Monday, March 19, at 5pmCT/6pmET, in the CHS gym, 230 W Main Street, Campbellsville, KY. - Calen McKinney, Public Information Officer, Campbellsville Independent Schools (CIS)

2018-03-12 11:51:42 | Comments | Printable version | See topic Education

J.O.Y Ministries joins Paz Holley Project

Volunteer group and J.O.Y. Ministries is raising $100,000 to provide family of 10 a home. Couple already had five children of their own before taking in five following murder of their mother. This group of local volunteers and J.O.Y. joined together in January discussing plans to help the family obtain a home that would accommodate this large family and to take that burden of a having a roof over their heads off their shoulders. They are in the process of acquiring some property to build a new home or purchasing an already existing home that can be renovated to meet their needs. Now they need a united, caring community's help to reach their goal.
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By Robin Lewis, President, J.O.Y. Ministries

J. O. Y. Ministries is excited to partner with a local group of volunteers to work on the Paz Holley Project.

As many in the community are aware in October of 2017 a local mother of five was murdered. Her brother and his wife have taken in her children.


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2018-03-12 11:23:21 | Comments | Printable version

Eva Close Sallee Bowman, Taylor Co./Green Co., KY native (1920-2018)

She worked for 30 plus years at Fruit of the Loom. She had made a profession of faith in Christ and had been a member of First United Methodist Church in Campbellsville, KY, over 77 years as well as having attended Drakesboro Methodist Church with her daughter when she was able. She was the matriarch of a large, respected South Central Kentucky family, the daughter of the late Emmett & Fannie Sallee, and the widow of Fred Bowman. She leaves 26 direct living descendants.
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Eva Sallee Close Bowman, 97, died on Sunday, March 11, 2018 at Concordia Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Greenville, KY.

The funeral service for Eva Sallee Close Bowman will be held at 12pmCT/1pmET, on Wednesday, March 14, 2018, at Lyon-DeWitt-Berry Funeral Home, 503 E Main Street, Campbellsville, KY, with Bro. Neil Salvaterra officiating. Burial will follow at Brookside Cemetery, 200 Block of W Main Street, Campbellsville, KY. The family request visitation between the hours of 10amCT/11amET and 12pmCT/1pmET, March 14, 2018, prior to the service at Lyon-DeWitt-Berry Funeral Home.


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2018-03-12 10:36:07 | Comments | Printable version | See topic Obituaries

Donald Allen Wood, Cumberland Co., KY/NY native (1958-2018)

He was of Baptist faith, a United States Marine Corps Veteran, and a Diesel Technician for D and B Trucking. He was the son of the late William & Margaret Mann Wood. His wife of over 41 years, Rosemary Dean Wood, survives. He leaves four direct living descendants.
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Donald Allen Wood, 60, of Burkesville, KY, passed away on Thursday, March 8, 2018 in Glasgow, KY.

A memorial service will be held at a later date.


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2018-03-12 10:12:53 | Comments | Printable version | See topic Obituaries

Traffic Conditions KYTC District 4 - Most roads clearing quickly


URGENT UPDATE 7:36amCT/Mon 12 Mar 2018: Road Conditions - With ground temperatures now right on the freezing line across the area, roads are freezing here before temperatures start climbing for the day. Numerous crashes are being reported and motorists should be prepared for patches of ice. - Chris Jessie

By Chris Jessie

Most roads receiving snow overnight are clearing fairly easily across District 4 counties. Temperatures are hanging in the lower 30s and slushy snow on road surfaces will continue melting through the morning commute. Crews are mostly plowing. Salt usage is at a minimum.

Motorists should drive with additional caution and be aware there are a few reports of trees/limbs across roads due to heavy, wet snow. - Chris Jessie, District 4, KY Transportation Cabinet, Information Officer Counties: Breckinridge, Grayson, Green, Hardin, Hart, LaRue, Marion, Meade, Nelson, Taylor, and Washington.


2018-03-12 06:10:36 | Comments | Printable version

GO or NO GO - Monday, March 12, 2018

Send submissions for the schedule change list to Contact/submit
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By Ed Waggener

At 5:30amCT, snow is steadily falling in Columbia and in the CM 7-county area and beyond. Reports for most area schools, including Adair County, are that they are closed:


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2018-03-12 04:27:07 | Comments | Printable version

LWC's Dustin Hammond is 2018 men's BMX national champion

Lindsey Wilson Cycling finishes second. Team won inaugural 2012 BMX national championship.
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By Chris Wells

West Monroe, LA - (Sun 11 Mar 2018) - Lindsey Wilson Cyclist Dustin Hammond captured the men's individual national title today at the USA Cycling BMX National Championships.

Hammond's win marks the 19th individual national championship for a Lindsey Wilson cyclist.


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2018-03-12 03:56:14 | Comments | Printable version

Today, Monday with CM - 12 Mar 2018

Haiku by Robert Stone for March 12, 2018:
When one feels strongly
sense of justice and fair play,
other must have due.
--Robert Stone, Monday, 12 March 2018.
-1000 haiku twice now, now on to more days, Day 2372



2018-03-12 02:57:13 | Comments | Printable version | See topic Today


Birthdays and Anniversaries for March 12
Happy Anniversary, Steve and Sarah Meredith (1966) | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Alice Keen Curry | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Allison Roy, (1999) | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Amos Gaskins (1955) | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Ben Burris | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Brayden Dallas Paige Benham (2006) | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Chester Newport (1993) | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Destiny Burton | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Edward Grant | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Garnett Dean Luttrell, Jr (1993) | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Grant Wilson (2011) | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Jane Aaron | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Jessica Willis | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Judy Grant McLean | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Katherine Bennett | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Kennedy Bryant Neat (2007) | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Mark Willis | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Mitzi Rodgers Cundiff (1963) | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Neva Richards | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Rev. Joseph B. Payne (1951) | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Sherry Phillips | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Sylvia Coomer | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Bobby Huff, Russell Springs, KY (1944) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Perry Allen Ferguson, Cumberland Co., KY (1931) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Ronnie Furkin, Adair County, KY (1952) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, George L. Grider, Casey County, KY (1941) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Irene Owens, Russell County, KY (1937-2013) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Warren O'Neal Hayes, West, KY, (1941-2013) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Tommie Burton, Adair County, KY (1936-2014) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Jessie Ford, Adair County, KY (1945-2014) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Herbert Franklin Ellis, 82, Russell Co., KY (1933-2015) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Maxine Burton, Adair County, KY (1937-2015) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Donald Rozier Burke, 87, Casey Co., KY (1928-2015) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Robert (Bob) Marion Froedge, Metcalfe Co., KY (1927-2016) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Pastor Joseph B. Payne, 64, Adair Co., KY (1951-2016) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Russell W. Smith, Russell Co., KY (1964-2016) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Anna Eva Gilbert, 67, Metcalfe County, KY (1949-2016) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Carlie Roy, 79, Ono, Russell Co., KY (1937-2016) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Robert (Bob) Bryant, 86, Adair Co., KY (1930-2016) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Vick Wells Rogers, Russell Co., KY (1954-2016) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Agnes Davis Judd, Green County, KY (1924-2017) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Ronald Cochran, 71, Casey Co., KY (1946-2017) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Ralph D. Roy, 75, Russell County, KY (1942-2017) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Erwin Heinrich Lepiarczyk (1943-1945) | (Updates/Corrections)

Events scheduled for Monday, March 12, 2018
All events are listed in Central Time. Submit your upcoming event using our Contact Form.
4:00amCTGO or NO GO - See reports for Most Area Schools: Go or No Go - Monday, March 12, 2018
- latest added: Adair Friends & Neighbors Adult Health Center. | (ID:52524, Comment)
7:00amCT Adair Recycling Center, 32 Service Road, Columbia, KY / 270-378-0782 Hours: Mon-Tue-Wed from 7am-3pmCT. Thu-Fri Bins are available outside; Supervisor will be in and out of shelter from 7am-3:30pmCT. | (ID:52525, Comment)
8:00amCTRegistration, Absentee requests 8am-4pm local time TODAY at Clerk's Office for May 22, 2018 primary today. - LISA GREER, Clerk | (ID:52526, Comment)
Today at the Adair County Public Library, 307 Greensburg Street, Columbia, KY. - Open 8am-5pmCT. Board Meeting at 12:05amCT. Bookmobile 8:30am-3:30pmCT, Town Run. Baby Lapsit 10am-11amCT. Preschool 11:10-11:30CT, Miss Joyce. 11:30am-12pmNoonCT, Miss Charleen. 12:30-1:15, Miss Sandra. Genealogy Meeting 5pm-6pmCT. Inclement Weather Policy | (ID:52531, 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. One (1) Event(s) Circuit Court. Forty-nine (49) Events in District Court.
Casey County Judicial Center, 231 Courthouse Square, Liberty, KY. Ninety (90) Court Event(s) Circuit Court. One (1) 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. No (0) Court Event(s) Circuit Court. Forty-six (46) Court Event(s) District Court.
Metcalfe County, Judicial Center, 201 E. Stockton Street, Edmonton, KY. No (0) Court Events in 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. One hundred seventy-eight (178 ) Court Event(s) District Court.
Taylor County, Justice Center, 300 E. Main Street, Campbellsville, KY. Four (4) Court Event(s) in Circuit Court. Sixty-two (62) Court Event(s) District Court.
Not an official docket. For official court information, check with circuit court clerk in your county. | (ID:52533, Comment)
9:00amCTService for Lela Mae Murphy Land, 92, Casey County, KY (1925-2018) | (ID:52513, Comment)
10:00amCTService, 10amCT/11amET, Campbellsville, KY, for Alan Hamilton Humphress, 87, Taylor Co., KY (1930-2018) | (ID:52472, Comment)
NoonCTServices, 12pmCT/1pmET, Columbia, KY, for Betty D. Jones Adams, Taylor Co., KY/Adair native (1939-2018) | (ID:52511, Comment)
Services, Columbia, KY, for Arlene Grant, Glensfork, Adair Co., KY (1927-2018) | (ID:52512, Comment)
Chimes at Noon, Downtown Columbia. Two selections | (ID:52527, Comment)
12:05pmCTAdair County Public Library Board meets, 307 Greensburg Street, Columbia, KY. (RECURRENT 2nd Mondays). | (ID:52532, Comment)
4:00pmCTACHS Site Council meets in the library of Adair County High School, 526 Indian Drive, Columbia, KY. - TROY YOUNG, Principal | (ID:52509, Comment)
5:00pmCTRe-Scheduled. See 5pmCT/6pmET Mon March 19, 2018: Campbellsville School Board re-schedulesMon 12 Mar 2018 at 5pmCT/6pmET meeting - Calen McKinney | (ID:52535, Comment)
6:00pmCTColumbia City Council special regular meeting at City Hall. (Agenda)
116 Campbellsville Street, Columbia, KY. CM Directory of Recurring Events | (ID:52362, Comment)
Columbia Boy Scout Troop 185 meets regularly each Monday night at Columbia Church of the Nazarene, 1200 Jamestown Street, Columbia, KY. - Troy Elmore, Scoutmaster. (RECURRING WEEKLY) | (ID:52528, Comment)
Boy Scouts - Russell Springs, KY - BSA Troop 241 meets on Mondays at Liberty Baptist Church, 215 Wilson Street in Russell Springs, KY. Contact Becky at 270-585-1151. | (ID:52529, Comment)
6:30pmCTRevival at Glens Fork Church of the Nazarene , 7811 Hwy 55 South, Columbia, KY, with Evangelist Michael Adams, 11-14 Mar 2018, continuing at 6:30pmCT nightly. STORY | (ID:52415, Comment)
11:00pmCTGET MORE PEOPLE to YOUR EVENT THIS WEEK. Post early!: If your event is very important to you and the community, send it in the body of an email, with only edwaggener@gmail.com in the address line. Or call 270-250-2730. Or only to CM Contact-Submit. We check filtered items - those to multiple addressees when time permits. | (ID:52530, Comment)

 
























 
 
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