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Hadley Community Church announces its homecoming

Hadley Community Church homecoming is Sunday, October 14, 2018 at 10amCT. Cumberland Thunder will be singing. Everyone is welcome. --Alterine Hadley

2018-10-06 18:50:57 | Comments | Printable version

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Birds of Kentucky: White Goose, mid-stretch



2018-10-06 - Shelbyville, KY - Photo by Pen.
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LWC Football defeats Cincinnati Christian 73-0 on Homecoming

By Christopher Coombs

The No. 7-ranked Lindsey Wilson football team defeated Cincinnati Christian (Ohio) on Homecoming during their 2018 Mid-South Conference Bluegrass Division home opener. The Blue Raider defense produced the program's second ever shutout during the game, the first coming against Cincinnati Christian during the 2016 campaign.

The Blue Raider offense was firing on all cylinders as they produced 538-yards of total offense with 221-yards coming on the ground and 317 coming via the air. The Lindsey Wilson defense held the Eagles to just 165 yards, limiting CCU to just 35 rushing yards and 130 yards through the air. The defense combined for two interceptions, one fumble recovery as well as one blocked punt and one blocked field goal.


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2018-10-06 18:36:01 | Comments | Printable version | See topic Sports

Silent City 2018: The history behind Timoleon Cravens

By Mike Watson, historian, and presenter of Mr. Cravens at Silent City 2018

Timoleon "Tim" Cravens was born in 1823 in Adair County, was a renowned attorney before the bar in Adair County as well as in the south central region of Kentucky, and a stalwart of the old Democrat party, championed by Andrew Jackson. With fine oratorical skills, he was often called upon to speak on behalf of local, district and statewide candidates seeking votes on the campaign trail.


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2018-10-06 18:16:12 | Comments | Printable version

Letter - Columbia water taste is awful

Maury Lewis writes:
I was at my church on Greensburg St. on Friday 10/5/2018 and washed out my mouth with some city water and it tasted awful. It did not taste like chlorine it tasted worse than that. It tasted like dirt. Maury Lewis 10/6/2018 3:56 pm
Comments re article 99929 Boil Water lifted for Cedar Grove Rd


2018-10-06 18:03:13 | Comments | Printable version

Courtney Branham, 23, Tompkinsville, KY (1995-2018)

Courtney had a very loving heart, and dearly loved her dog, "Diesel," who also passed away with her.

Courtney Branham, age 23, of Tompkinsville, KY passed away on Friday, October 05, 2018 as the result of an automobile accident.

A funeral service will be held on Monday, October 08, 2018, at 2pmCT at Ballou & Stotts Funeral Home, 304 N. Main Street, Burkesville, KY, with burial to follow in Mud Camp Cemetery.

The family requests visitation on Monday, October 08, 2018, from 11amCT until the service time at 2pmCT at Ballou & Stotts Funeral Home.


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2018-10-06 17:19:25 | Comments | Printable version | See topic Obituaries

Betty Jean Sell, 65, of Burkesville, KY

She professed faith in Christ and was a member of the Burkesville Baptist Church.

Betty Jean Sell, age 65 of Burkesville, KY died Wednesday, October 3, 2018 at Cumberland County Hospital in Burkesville.

The funeral service will be held at 1pmCT on Sunday, October 7, 2018, at Ballou & Stotts Funeral Home, 304 N. Main St., Burkesville, KY, with burial in Burkesville Cemetery.

The family requests visitation on Saturday, October 06, 2018 from 5pmCT until 8pmCT at Ballou & Stotts Funeral Home.


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2018-10-06 16:54:41 | Comments | Printable version | See topic Obituaries

Terry Willis, 67, Flatwoods, KY (1951-2018)

Terry Willis was a member of Church of the Harvest, loved the Lord with all of his heart, loved going to church and was a hunter. He worked in the oil field all of his life.

Terry Willis, age 67, of the Flatwoods Community in Adair County, KY, passed away Friday Oct. 5, 2018 at 11:37amCT at his home after an illness.

The funeral service will be held on Tuesday, Oct. 9, 2018 at 10:00 AM at Stotts-Phelps-McQueary Funeral Home, 210 Greensburg St., Columbia, KY. Bro. Patrick Willis & Bro. Kyle Riddle will officiate. Interment will follow in Weed Cemetery at Gradyville, KY.

Visitation will be after 4pmCT on Monday, October 8, 2018.


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2018-10-06 15:31:12 | Comments | Printable version | See topic Obituaries

LWC Archery Opens Inaugural Season at 3-D Championships

By Clayton Barefield

The Lindsey Wilson archery team is set to begin their inaugural season at the 3-D Regional Championship in Barbourville, Ky. on Saturday and the Mid-South Conference 3-D Championship in Williamsburg, Ky. on Sunday.

Lindsey Wilson will compete in one of three disciplines that spans over the course of the year. The first discipline is 3-D which is an outdoor discipline where archers shoot at foam animals that are spread out on a course. The archers will be grouped into fours and will shoot at each target and will be scored on how accurately they can hit the target.


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2018-10-06 11:24:09 | Comments | Printable version | See topic Sports

Boil Water lifted for Cedar Grove Rd.

By Mrs.Connie Young
Columbia Adair Utilities District

As of 11:00amCT on October 6, 2018 the boil water advisory for customers on Cedar Grove Road has been lifted by the Division of Water Columbia office. This means your water is safe for human consumption, and you no longer have to boil your water.


2018-10-06 11:11:27 | Comments | Printable version

Raymond Brown, 76, Taylor Co., KY (1942-2018)

He was a member of the Prices Creek Baptist Church and worked at SKF Bearing in Glasgow, KY for 33 years.

Raymond Brown, 76, of the Romines Community in Taylor County, KY, (formerly of the Weed Community in Adair County) passed away Saturday, October 6, 2018 at 3:24amCT at his home after several months illness.

The funeral service will be held on Monday, October 8, 2018, at 1pmCT at the Prices Creek Baptist Church, Prices Creek Road, Edmonton, KY, with Bro. Danny Dickson and Bro. Larry Brown officiating. Interment will follow in the Moore Cemetery.

The family request visiting on Sunday after 2:30pmCT at Stotts-Phelps-McQueary Funeral Home, 210 Greensburg St., Columbia, KY.


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2018-10-06 09:47:51 | Comments | Printable version | See topic Obituaries

LWC Football hosts Cincinnati Christian on Saturday

By Clayton Barefield

The No. 7-ranked Lindsey Wilson football hosts Mid-South Conference competitor Cincinnati Christian (Ohio) on Saturday at 2:30pmCT at Blue Raider Stadium, 928 Russell Road, Columbia, KY, for the 2018 Homecoming game.

The Blue Raiders (3-1) returns home after traveling to South Carolina last Thursday to face against Presbyterian. Last weeks matchup marked the first time that the Blue Raiders have faced an NCAA Division I FCS member. LWC fought hard against Presbyterian but were ultimately defeated 10-0 in a defensive battle.


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2018-10-06 09:17:30 | Comments | Printable version | See topic Sports

LWC swimming hosts Cumberlands on Saturday

By Benjamin Riegger

Lindsey Wilson men and women's swimming team hosts Mid-South Conference member Cumberlands (Ky.) at 11amCT on Saturday, October 6, at the Holloway Center Natatorium in the Holloway Health & Wellness Center, 399 Williams St., Columbia, KY.

Lindsey Wilson women's swimming team is coming off a first place finish at LWC Fall Frenzy on September 28-29. The women received a total of 13 A-cut standards at the meet.


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2018-10-06 09:02:34 | Comments | Printable version | See topic Sports

Today - SATURDAY with CM - 6 Oct 2018

Haiku by Robert Stone for October 6, 2018:
Most accept labels
although they know no background
for how things were named.
--Robert Stone, Saturday, 6 October 2018.
-1000 haiku twice now, now on to more days, Day 2580


2018-10-06 06:16:34 | Comments | Printable version | See topic Today


Birthdays and Anniversaries for October 6
Happy Anniversary, Bobby Collins and Iva Dean Collins (1958) | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Anniversary, Tisha & Gary Crawford (2000) | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Alan Leischner | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Alexandria Dawn "Lexi" Campbell (2014) | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Betty Pearl Loy Murphy (1944) | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Brandon Wayne Cowan | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Bruce Thompson | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Gregory Claywell, October 6, 2009 | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, James Howard Young (1922) | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Janet Antle | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Jennifer Ann Lewis | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Lance Coffey | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Miller Wade Young | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Zane McQueary | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Buddy R. Norman, Liberty, KY (1940) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Ruth Burris, Adair County, KY (1927) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Wendell Y. Curry, Green County, KY (1935) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Shelley Ray Smith, Cumberland Co., KY (1922-2013) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Thomas Turner, Cumberland Co., KY (1947-2013) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Pauline Parsons, Taylor County, KY (1918-2013) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Phillip Dale Cochran Gabhart Casey County, KY (1941-2014) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Paul William Clark, 62, Summer Shade, KY (1953-2015) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Alice Murray, 77, Adair County, KY (1938-2015) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Mr. Howard Eugene (Butch) Garrett, Taylor Co., KY (1939-2016) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, James Howard Young, Edmonton, KY (1922-2016 | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Sherry Shearer, 45, Adair County, KY (1970-2016) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Velma Abell Tungate, Taylor County, KY (1923-2016) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Ann Thomas Burchet, Russell Co., KY (1970-2016) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Arthur G. (Art) Shields, Taylor Co., KY (1924-2017) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Mildred Dean (Billie) Clark Bagby, Green Co., KY (1930-2017) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Marty R. Crabtree, 61, Russell County, KY (1956-2018) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Marty Crabtree, 61, Russell County, KY (1956-2018) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Stephen Dorris II, Louisville/formerly of Campbellsville, KY (1985-2018) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Tommy VanArsdale: (October 6, 1955-March 21, 2008) | (Updates/Corrections)

Events scheduled for Saturday, October 6, 2018
All events are listed in Central Time. Submit your upcoming event using our Contact Form.
8:00amCTFM2 special Customer Appreciation day | (ID:55737, Comment)
Metcalfe County Annual Pumpkin Festival | (ID:55685, Comment)
LWC Homecoming: Alumni & Friends 5k | (ID:55692, Comment)
87th LWC Homecoming Weekend, click this link for events story | (ID:55710, Comment)
Egypt-Shiloh Men's Prayer Breakfast at Patty's Liberty Road Grocery and Deli | (ID:55724, Comment)
Festival weekend, Giles Festival, Knifley | (ID:55747, Comment)
Festival weekend, Sorghum Festival, Springfield | (ID:55749, Comment)
Festival weekend, Festival of the Springs, Russell Springs | (ID:55750, Comment)
Festival weekend, Lincoln Days and Bicentennial, Hodgenville, KY | (ID:55751, Comment)
9:00amCTCU Homecoming, click this link for story with all events | (ID:55736, Comment)
10:00amCTThe Rooks Reunion, 10am-3pmCT, at the Columbia Roadside Park, 2310 Hwy 55 South Road, Columbia, KY. Contacts: 270-384-9607 or 270-384-6856. - David Rooks STORY | (ID:55271, Comment)
Annual Adair Area Book Fair | (ID:55667, Comment)
NoonCTService for Mary Helen Morgan, 82, formerly of Russell County, KY | (ID:55714, Comment)
1:30pmCTOnce Upon a Mattress at CU Russ Mobley Theater | (ID:55722, Comment)
4:00pmCTBVFD annual Chili Supper | (ID:55689, Comment)
7:30pmCTSmoke on the Mountain performance at VP Henry Auditorium | (ID:55653, Comment)

 





















 
 
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