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Dora Lois Lynn Whitlow, 65, Metcalfe County, KY (1952-2018)

She was a traditional housewife and she was of the Baptist faith. She was the wife of James Malcolm Whitlow, who survives. She was preceded in death by her mother, by daughter Jennifer Carol Gore, by son Malcolm Whitlow, by sister Martha Copas, one brother Paul Ballard, and by one granddaughter, Dora Ann Whitlow.
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Dora Lois Lynn Whitlow, 65, of Dubre, died Monday, September 10, 2018 at her residence.

Funeral services will be Wednesday, September 12, 2018 at 1pmCT at McMurtrey Funeral Home, with Brother Darrell Bartley officiating. Burial will follow in the Missionary Mound Cemetery. Visitation will be Tuesday, September 11, 2018, 1-8pmCT and on Wednesday, September 12, 2018, after 7amCT until time of service.


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2018-09-10 23:48:10 | Comments | Printable version | See topic Obituaries

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Robert W. Morgan, 66, Green County, KY (1951-2018)



2018-09-10 - 206 S Main Street, Greensburg, KY - Photo from Cowherd & Parrott Funeral Home.

Robert W. Morgan, 66, Green County, KY

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Joe Wayne Gossett, 85, Metcalfe County, KY (1932-2018)

He was a Navy veteran, a carpenter, farmer and former owner of Shirts & More screen printing in Edmonton, KY. His wife Lougene survives, they were married 64 years.
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Joe Wayne Gossett, 85, of Summer Shade, died Monday, September 10, 2018 at T.J. Samson Hospital.

Funeral services will be Friday, September 14, 2018 at 1pmCT at McMurtrey Funeral Home, 2232 Summer Shade Road, Summer Shade, KY, with Brother Richard Lile officiating. Burial will follow in the Missionary Mound Cemetery. Visitation will be Thursday, September 13, 2018, 3-8pmCT and on Friday after 7amCT until time of service.


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2018-09-10 23:33:57 | Comments | Printable version | See topic Obituaries

Leon Hoover, 85, Adair County, KY (1933-2018)

April 23, 1933 ~ September 9, 2018 (Age 85)
He was a member of Emory Chapel United Methodist Church, a U.S. Army Veteran, serving during the Korean War; and was retired from Reynolds Aluminum. He was a member of a respected Chance, Adair County, KY family, the son of the late Tom & Annie Nokes Hoover. His wife, Dawn Estes Hoover, survives. He leaves three children, one each in Columbia, KY, Woodstock, GA, and Somerset, KY.
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Leon Hoover, 85, of Columbia, KY, died Sunday, September 9, 2018 as the result of a single vehicle accident on Highway 704 in Adair County, KY.

The family has chosen cremation and no public visitation or funeral will be held.


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2018-09-10 16:41:59 | Comments | Printable version | See topic Obituaries

Harry Samuel Hanlon, 74, Russell Co., KY (1944-2018)

July 11, 1944 - September 10, 2018 (Age 74)
He was a native of Des Moines, Iowa, and a resident of Russell Springs, KY, at the time of his death. He was a mechanic and machine operator, and was a veteran of the U.S. Army. His wife, Andell Popplewell Hanlon, survives. He leaves 10 direct living descendants.
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The family chose cremation. Bernard Funeral Home, 367 N Main Street, Columbia, KY, is in charge of arrangements.


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2018-09-10 16:06:51 | Comments | Printable version | See topic Obituaries

Taylor County Grand Jury returns indictments Tue 4 SEPT 2018

Indictments brought against 20 individuals from Campbellsville, Lebanon, Greensburg, St. Francis, and Louisville, KY on charges including attempted murder, trafficking, assault, burglary, theft, possession, DUI, public intoxication, cultivation of marijuana, and promoting contraband.

NOTE: Indictments are considered formal charges. An indictment is not a finding of guilt. An individual charged by indictment is presumed innocent unless and until proven guilty at some later criminal proceeding.

The Taylor County, KY Circuit Court grand jury, Campbellsville, KY, returned indictments against the following individuals on Tuesday, 4 September 2018:


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2018-09-10 15:02:11 | Comments | Printable version | See topic Police and Fire Reports

Cloverbuds meeting Mon 17 Sep 2018

The next Cloverbuds meeting will be held at 5pmCT, Monday, September 17, 2018 at the Adair County Cooperative Extension office, 409 Fairground Street, Columbia, KY. The participants will be doing mud painting art project at this first meeting. Cloverbuds is a program for youth ages 5-8 years old. However you are welcome to bring younger youth to the meeting. - Tony Rose, Extension Agent for Youth & 4-H.

2018-09-10 13:33:56 | Comments | Printable version

Residence Life/Bonners fundraiser today 10 Sep 2018

The Auntie Anne's Pretzel truck will be in the parking lot of the Columbia IGA, 900 Jamestown Street, Columbia, KY today, Monday, September 10, 2018, 11am-6pmCT. The Lindsey Wilson College Residence Life and Bonner's Scholar NYC Service Trip benefit with a portion of the sales going to this cause. - Kate Durham

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Joyce Coomer: Effective use of rumble strips

Writer says they worked - and she didn't go airborne1
Related: Charles Marshburn: Law enforcement is only answer
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By Joyce Coomer

Thought of these yesterday afternoon but I can't remember where I drove across this set of rumble strips . . . the first set was probably a half mile from an intersection similar to the one we have on Burkesville Road and the Byass.


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2018-09-10 11:23:21 | Comments | Printable version

Senators key to re-establishing Greasy Creek Roadside Park

Personal commentary

Robert Cumming writes:
Ky residents should contact both Ky's US senate delegation offices about re-establishing the former Greasy Creek Roadside Park in Russell county. The US Army Corps of Engineers is in control of the property at the site and would have to approve the project. Sen McConnell recently assisted Ricky D James appointment through Congress this Spring to head the Army Corps of Engineers. - Robert Cumming
Comments re photo 80669 Birds of KY Fishing at Falls on Greasy Creek


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Columbia driver loses life midmorning crash on Fairplay road

Operator of Southbound 2005 Nissan pickup drops off shoulder of road, overcorrects, striking utility pole, and overturning before coming to rest in creek. He was prounounced deceased at the scene by the Adair County Coroner. Trooper Billy Begley was assisted by the scene by the Columbia Police Department, Adair County Sheriff's Office, Adair County EMS, and Adair County Fire & Rescue
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By Tpr. Nick Hale, Public Affairs Officer
Kentucky State Police Post 15, Columbia, KY

ADAIR COUNTY, KY (Mon 10 Sep 2018) - Trooper Billy Begley is investigating a collision that occurred on Sunday, September 9, 2018 at approximately 9:28amCT, on Fairplay Road, 1 Mile south of Columbia, KY.


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2018-09-10 08:44:02 | Comments | Printable version | See topic Police and Fire Reports

Clinton County woman killed in a two vehicle collision

Of three people in the two vehicle crash, two were treated and released, one was pronounced dead at Medical Center in Albany.
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By Tpr Nick Hale, Public Affairs Officer
KSP Post 15, Columbia, KY

CLINTON COUNTY, KY, (10 Sep 2018) - Trooper Jason Warinner is investigating a two vehicle collision that occurred on September 9th, 2018 at approximately 12:15pmCT on Hwy 90 at the intersection of Hwy 558.


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2018-09-10 08:31:27 | Comments | Printable version | See topic Police and Fire Reports

Red Cross, Fire Departments offering free smoke alarm installs

Sign up by phone call now; installation day is Saturday, October 6, 2018

By Jason Rector

American Red Cross in partnership with local Volunteer Fire Departments and other interested community groups in Adair County are offering free smoke alarm installs at no cost on Saturday, October 6, 2018. If you need smoke alarms installed (up to two per household), replaced or batteries replaced in your current alarms, please sign up with us by calling 859-951-7814 and you will be contacted to setup a scheduled appointment for October 6, 2018. Jason Rector, Health & Safety Instructor Columbia-Adair County Disaster Services Coordinator, Lake Cumberland-Bluegrass Area Board Member, American Red Cross


2018-09-10 03:08:26 | Comments | Printable version

Today - MONDAY with CM - 10 Sep 2018

Haiku by Robert Stone for September 10, 2018:
Confident believe
piecing out from memory
will be successful.
--Robert Stone, Monday, 10 September 2018.
-1000 haiku twice now, now on to more days, Day 2554



2018-09-10 01:44:25 | Comments | Printable version | See topic Today

Kindergarten students learn about their colors

By Calen McKinney

Campbellsville Elementary School kindergarten students are spending several weeks studying colors.

Students in Lisa Wiseman's, Kimberly Clark's, Nikki Price's and Leanna Cundiff's classes began celebrating Color Week recently and will continue for several weeks.


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Chad Grifton Gilbert, 42, Adair County, KY (1976-2018)

He was of Christian faith, a maintenance worker for Sandusky Pallets, and also worked with his best friend and brother, Chris Burriss. He was preceded in death by his father, Grifton "Gis" Gilbert, paternal grandparents, Lefus "Cat" and Lillie Mae (Ooten) Gilbert, maternal grandparents, James Howard and Katherine (Carter) Smith, and a special uncle, Boney Gilbert.
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Chad Grifton Gilbert of Columbia, KY, formerly of Burkesville, KY, passed away on Saturday, September 8, 2018, at T. J. Health Columbia in Columbia, having attained the age of 42 years, 7 months, and 15 days.

The Funeral service will be conducted on Wednesday, September 12, 2018 at 2pmCT in the Memory Chapel of Norris-New Funeral Home, 601 N Main Street, Burkesville, KY with Bro. Gary Cash officiating. Memories and reflections will be shared by Damian Scott. The family will receive friends after 1pmCT on Wednesday, September 12, 2018 until the funeral hour.


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Birthdays and Anniversaries for September 10
Happy Anniversary, Bobby and Michelle Mann (1989) | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Anniversary, Robert and Margaret Polson (1960) | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Barbara Redmon | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Cindy Carney Williams | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Diane Ford | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Evelyn Bunch | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Harrison Moss (1964) | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy birthday, Holly Harvey Rice | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Jane Allen McLean Perkins | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Jane Allen Perkins | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Jennifer Biggs | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Jennifer Bright (1980) | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, John David Bean | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Jorge Valadez | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Joshua Bruce Payne (1986) | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Kate-lyn Vice (1999) | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Kay Pendleton (1956) | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Lois Kolo | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Lori Edwards Gabbert | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Martha Wheeler (1962) | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Matthew Miller Corbin | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Renee Corbin | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Sallie Lowe Ballou (2009) | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Vicki Jo Kemp | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Whitney Maurath | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday Birthday, Phillip Reeves (Phil) Aaron, M.D., 70, Adair Co., KY (1945-2016) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Betty Lou Watson, 66, Campbellsville, KY (1948-2015) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Thomas Goff, Green Co., KY (1925) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Omia L. Bottoms, Liberty, KY - Adair Co., KY native (1916 | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Lawrence P. Emberton, M.D., Edmonton, KY (1922) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Zelphar Smith, Portland Community, Adair Co., KY (1930) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, George E. Wolford, Casey County, KY, Adair Co. native (1921) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Lois Meece, Russell Co., KY (1922-2013) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Opal Willis Feese, Adair County, KY (1920-2013) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, George Sweeney Martin, 76, Casey Co., KY (1937-2014) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, David Lynn Priddy, 66, Russell Co., KY (1947-2014) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Mr. Hill Alexander Smith, 94, Cumberland Co., KY (1919-2014) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Rhodem E. Skaggs, Taylor Co., KY (1922-2014) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Danny Kay Bolen, 58, Russell Co., KY 1955-2014) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Roger Alan Lawhorn, Somerset, KY (1953-2014) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Lura Mae Robertson, 89, Casey County, KY (1925-2015) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Miss Paityn Rose Johnson, 4 months, Green Co., KY (9 Sep 2014 - 5 Feb 2015) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Lennie V. Pike, Taylor County, KY (1923-2015) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, John David (J.D.) King, Burkesville, KY (1926-2015) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Hazel Livers, Campbellsville, KY (1920-2015) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Larry Thomas Ketcham, 66, Powell, TN (1948-2015) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Sandra Kaye Johnson, 68, Russell County, KY; Adair native (1947-2016) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Wayne (Buddy) Thacker, 68, Cumberland Co., KY (1947-2016) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Benton Harvey, 83, Adair Co., KY (1933-2016) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Gerald Wayne Raisor, Jr., 20, Taylor County, KY (1996-2016) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Dallas Edward (Billy) Richards, 79, Adair Co., KY (1937-2016) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Roger Dale Withers, 69, Campbellsville, KY (1948-2017) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Glenda McQueary Wesley, Liberty, Casey County, KY (1944-2018) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Kenneth Wilson, Russell Co., KY (1932) | (Updates/Corrections)

Events scheduled for Monday, September 10, 2018
All events are listed in Central Time. Submit your upcoming event using our Contact Form.
MidnightCTFlag status information is available at Governor.ky.gov/flag-status | (ID:55543, Comment)
5:00amCTList Your Yardsale Now - Got an upcoming Yard Sale? Check today's Yard Sales Send your sale NOW using any Contact/Submit button. Need Help? Call 270-250-2730. | (ID:55540, 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:55539, Comment)
8:00amCTToday at the Adair County Public Library, 307 Greensburg Street, Columbia, KY. - Open 8am-5pmCT. Bookmobile - 8:30am-3:30pmCT. Town Run. Baby Lapsit, Birth-3years 10am-11amCT. Library Board Meeting 12:05pmCT. Inclement Weather Policy | (ID:55544, Comment)
GET 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:55548, Comment)
7 County Area Court: Circuit Courts. District Courts, at a 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. Ninety (90) Events in District Court.
Casey County Judicial Center, 231 Courthouse Square, Liberty, KY. Ninety-three (93) 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. No (0) Court Event(s) Circuit Court. Seventy-eight (78) Court Event(s) District Court.
Metcalfe County, Judicial Center, 201 E. Stockton Street, Edmonton, KY. Two (2) Court Events in Circuit Court. No (0) Court Event(s) cases District Court.
Russell County. Judicial Center, 410 Monument Square, Jamestown, KY. No (0) Court Event(s) Circuit Court. Two hundred twelve (212) Court Event(s) District Court.
Taylor County, Justice Center, 300 E. Main Street, Campbellsville, KY. Forty-nine (49) Event(s) in Circuit Court. Fifty (50) Court Event(s) District Court.
Not an official docket. For official court information, check with circuit court clerk in your county. | (ID:55549, Comment)
9:00amCTService, Russell Springs, KY, for Brenda Corner Moore, 55, Russell Co., KY (1963-2018) | (ID:55505, Comment)
10:00amCTService for Alline Williams Luttrell, 97, Casey County, KY (1920-2018) | (ID:55513, Comment)
11:00amCTResidence Life/Bonners Annie's Pretzel fundraiser today 11am-6pmCT at IGA Parking Lot. - Kate Durham | (ID:55552, Comment)
NoonCTChimes at Noon, Downtown Columbia. Two selections | (ID:55541, Comment)
3:00pmCTPublic Notice, Bid Opening Greensburg Street Sidewalk Reconstruction. , at City Hall, 116 Campbellsville Street, Columbia, KY. - Rhonda Loy, City Clerk. Story | (ID:55504, Comment)
Kentucky service, 3pmCT/4pmET, Liberty, KY, for Durrell -Darrell- Evans, 63, Greensburg, IN/Dunnville native (1954-2018) | (ID:55523, Comment)
4:00pmCTCampbellsville High School parent-teacher conferences | (ID:55339, Comment)
4:30pmCTAdair County High School SBDM meeting, in the library, Adair County High School, 526 Indian Drive, Columbia, KY. Troy Young, Principal | (ID:55551, Comment)
5:00pmCTAdair Elementary School, 870 Indian Drive, Columbia KY, will host Grandparent Night 5pm-6pmCT at the school. All grandparents or "grandpersons" of ACES students are invited to join their grandchild for a fun night of games, crafts, Bingo for Books and refreshments. This family involvement event is sponsored by the ACES Title I department and Family Resource Center. Contact: 270-384-9112. - Debra Cowan | (ID:55453, Comment)
Regularly called meeting of the Adair County Primary Center SBDM Council on . The meeting is open to the public. Meeting will be in the library at ACPC, 158 Col. Casey Drive, Columbia, KY 42728. The council will meet to interview counselor candidates. - Debbie Bradshaw, Principal STORY | (ID:55466, Comment)
Go Tell ministries founder Rick Gage in Crusade at CU | (ID:55471, Comment)
Pause for Chimes for the Evening, Downtown Columbia. Two selections | (ID:55542, Comment)
ACHS Girls Varsity Volleyball hosts Marion County, at John Burr Memorial Gymnasium, 526 Indian Drive, Columbia, KY. - Brent Campbell | (ID:55550, Comment)
5:30pmCTWriters' Meeting - Second Monday Night, at Columbia Martial Arts Center, 207 Greensburg Street, Columbia, KY. Anyone who writes is welcome to attend. Contact Darlene Campbell at 270-805-7076. - Joyce M. Coomer SCHEDULE through 2018 | (ID:54271, Comment)
6:00pmCTColumbia 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:55545, 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:55546, Comment)
The Columbia Rotary Club meets regularly meets two times a month.. The second and fourth Mondays at 6pmCT, at the Lindsey Wilson's Roberta D. Cranmer Dining Hall, 430 Helen Flatt Drive, Columbia, KY. - George Kolbenschlag | (ID:55547, Comment)

 






















 
 
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