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Thursday, June 9, 2011
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Cycling techlink: To story on Apple patent on liquid metal bike

Adair County's Cyclists and army of other early adopters might want to read the story on Discovery.com about a patent Apple has on a high tech bike. It's at Is Apple Making a Liquid Metal iBike?

2011-06-09 17:15:42 | Comments | Printable version

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W.R. (Dutton) Beard, Campbellsville, KY (1922-2011)



2011-06-09 - 418 Lebanon AV, Campbellsville, KY - Photo Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home.
W.R. (Dutton) Beard, Campbellsville, KY (1922-2011)

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Michael Vanover, 55 of Nancy, KY (1956-2011)

He was a painter and wallpaper hanger

Kirmon Michael Vanover, 55, died Tuesday, June 7, 2011, at his home in Nancy, KY.

He as born in Louisville, Jefferson, Co., KY on Friday February 10, 1956. He was the son of the late Cirmon and Shirley Likens Vanover. He was 55 years, and 3 months, and 30 days at the time of his death.


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2011-06-09 16:59:09 | Comments | Printable version | See topic Obituaries

W. R. (Dutton) Beard, Campbellsville, KY (1922-2011)


Services for W.R. (Dutton) Beard (1922-2011)
Visitation will be after 5pmET/4pmCT, Friday, June 10, 2011 at the Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home, 418 Lebanon AV, Campbellsville, KY.
The funeral service will be at 12pm noon ET/11amCT, Saturday, June 11, 2011, at the Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home, by Rev. Ron Young. Entombment will be in Brookside Mauseleum, W. Main ST, Campbellsville, KY.


W. R. "Dutton" Beard, Campbellsville, KY(1922 - 2011)

Willie Robert Beard, known by his many friends as "W. R." or his nickname "Dutton", was born on October 24, 1922 in Campbellsville, Taylor County, Kentucky at the home of his paternal grandparents. His parents, Winfrey and Edith Chelf Beard, had three children, W. R. who was the oldest, Dean Clayton, who currently lives in Brentwood, TN and a younger brother, Louis Beard, who preceded him in death April 7, 1970. His paternal grandparents were Joseph and Lucy Russell Beard who were farmers in Taylor County. His maternal grandparents were Lee Roy and Nettie Spurling Chelf who lived in the Knifley community of Adair County, Kentucky where Lee was the postmaster and owned the general store. W. R. was a life long resident of Campbellsville, Kentucky until the last few years of his convalescence when he lived in Lexington, Kentucky.


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2011-06-09 12:21:31 | Comments | Printable version | See topic Obituaries

Rose Marie Murrell, Metcalfe Co., KY (d. June 8, 2011)

She was a member of a highly regarded Metcalfe Co. family. She and her husband Murrell operated Murrell's Men's Wear on the Square in Edmonton for many years. She was the daughter of the late Dr. E.S. Dunham and the late Dora Davis Dunham and the sister of Elizabeth Webb of Columbia, KY. She was a member of the Edmonton Worship Center

Rose Marie Murrell age 72 of Edmonton died Wednesday, June 8, 2011 at Barren County Health Care in Glasgow.

Funeral services will be held 2pmCT, Sunday, June 12, 2011, at Butler Funeral Home, 201 East ST, Edmonton, KY, with burial in the Edmonton Cemetery. Visitation will be 4pm-8pmCT, Saturday, June 11, 2011, and after 9amCT, Sunday at the funeral home.


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2011-06-09 11:24:44 | Comments | Printable version | See topic Obituaries

Good news: Sassy is back home with Briana Caldwell

Brianna Caldwell is happy to have her dog back home. We arrived home last night at 8:30 from a long trip from Knoxville, TN to find her daddy holding her dog in his arms. - Holly Caldwell





2011-06-09 10:57:21 | Comments | Printable version

Adair Co. Little League welcomes help for new Joe Johnson sign

Putting The Adair Co. Way in high gear for good cause: Funding was problem getting nice entrance sign for Columbia/Adair County's jewel of a baseball facility, Joe Johnson Little League Park ; now, with the very welcome initiative of Mr. Richard Phelps, that problem should be solved in short order. CM

By Nancy Taylor, secretary, Adair Co. Little League Baseball, Inc.

Several months prior to the situation that led to this discussion, Barney Taylor had already undertaken the idea of a new sign for the park. He took it upon himself to obtain sketches, drafts and quotes for a sign to be erected at the Doc Walker Road entrance of the park.


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2011-06-09 07:28:25 | Comments | Printable version | See topic Sports

Michael (Bull) Cowan, Adair Co., KY (1949-2011)

He was a member of a significantly large, respected Adair County family. He was the owner of M & C Lawn Mower Repair and a driver for A-1 Performance.

Michael "Bull" Cowan, 61, of Columbia, KY, died a sudden, tragic death on Tuesday, June 7, 2011.

Funeral services will be Saturday, June 11, 2011 at 11amCT, at Grissom-Martin Funeral Home, 200 Campbellsville ST, Columbia, KY, with Bro. Jamie Bryant and Bro. Donald Stotts officiating. Burial will be in Bearwallow Cemetery, 5080 Liberty RD, Columbia, KY. Visitation after 4pmCT, Friday, June 10, 2011.


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2011-06-09 06:55:05 | Comments | Printable version

Inaugural Camp Energy gets 28 rising 4th-8th Graders energized

Free camp sponsored by Lindsey Wilson College Energy and Technology Academy
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By Duane Bonifer
News from Lindsey Wilson College

COLUMBIA, KY - About 28 rising fourth- through eighth-graders were energized this week at the inaugural Camp Energy. Held at Adair County High School and sponsored by the Lindsey Wilson College Energy and Technology Career Academy, the free two-day camp taught students how to make a solar panel, how to measure the wind using an anemometer, how to make biodiesel and other lessons in energy sustainability.

In addition to Adair County schools and the LWC Energy Technology Career Academy, Camp Energy was also sponsored by Green River Rural Electric Cooperative, the Kentucky Department for Energy Development and Independence, and the National Energy Education Development Project. -Duane Bonifer


2011-06-09 05:37:07 | Comments | Printable version | See topic Technology News


Birthdays and Anniversaries for June 9
Happy Anniversary, Brent and Keisha Baker (1995) | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Brian Taylor | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Dana Compton Helm | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Dorothy Bingham | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Dr. William T. Luckey, Jr. (1960) | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Joey Breeding | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, John Amos Gaskins II (2013) | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Kathryn Stephens (1918) | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Rick Pickett (1971) | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Robbie Bell | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Robby Burton | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Ronnie Brandenburg | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Sandy Rogers | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Tiffany Coomer | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Zaylan Tucker (2008) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, James Pittman, Waynesburg, KY (1952-2019) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Tony Wilson McFelea, 62 (1947) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Christine Levore Hedrick Taylor Co., KY (1920) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Gary Gabehart, Taylor Co., KY (1950) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Billy Ray Page, Adair Co., KY (1932) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Elwanda Grider, Russell Co., KY (2010) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Buell Lee, Casey Co., KY native (1917-2011) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Althia Irene Copas Horning, Breeding, KY (1934) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Jacob Gaskins, Taylor Co. KY (1986) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Katelyn Elizabeth Spears, Burkesville, KY (2009) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Matrie Pendleton, Casey County, KY (1939) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Mrs. Mary Lou Lingle, Green County, KY (1928) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Maxine Burton, 80, Russell Co., KY (1934-2014) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Carolyn June Moore, 74, Casey County, KY (1940-2015) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Mabel Burton, 91, Adair Co., KY (1923-2014) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Mom Fern Murphy, 91, Casey County, KY (1924-2015) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Delpha E. Corbin, 81, Adair County, KY (1934-2015) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, D.J. Davis, Jr., Green Co., KY (1938-2016) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Lila June Gregory, 68, Russell County, KY (1947-2016) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Corinne (Polly) Gabehart, 89, Taylor Co., KY (1927-2016) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Carolyn Bottom, 79, Russell County, KY (1937-2016) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Robert Pierce, 86, Casey County, KY (1930-2016) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Mr. Johnny Harold Sluder, Taylor Co., KY (1945-2016) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Eveleen (Atwood) Miller, Casey Co., KY native (1931-2018) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, David Nickell Huff, 85, Corbin, KY - Director, Bank of Columbia (1933-2018 | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Flossie Neat | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Harley Booher, 81, Cumberland County, KY (1938-2019) Obituary | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, James Thomas 'J.T.' Moss, 90, formerly of Adair County, KY Obituary | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Kathryn Stephens, 100, Russell County, KY (1918-2018) Obituary | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Mila Hope Stapp Hopper, 89, Russell Springs, KY (1931-2020) Obituary | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Winfred Cowan, Columbia, KY (1944-2020) Obituary | (Updates/Corrections)

Events scheduled for Thursday, June 9, 2011
All events are listed in Central Time. Submit your upcoming event using our Contact Form.
8:00amCTCamp Energy at Adair County High School 8am-2pmCT DETAILS | (ID:12860, Comment)
Adair Co. Public Library Bookmobile: East KY 80 area | (ID:12868, Comment)
Adair Co. Judicial Center, 201 Campbellsville ST. Columbia, KY: CourtCases for Today No (0) court case(s) scheduled to start in AdairCircuit Court. No (0) case(s) in Adair District Court. For latestupdates courts in 7-County Area, click on these links at the KentuckyCourt of Justice: AdairCounty. Also: CaseyCounty. Cumberland County. GreenCounty. MetcalfeCounty. RussellCounty. TaylorCounty.
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9:00amCTFuneral services in Campbellsville, KY, for Willard Brown, Taylor Co., KY (1934-2011) | (ID:12892, Comment)
11:00amCT5th Seminar, Build You Own Job series, June 9, 2011 at Mulligan's at The Pines
The fifth seminar of the Lindsey Wilson College Center for Entrepreneurship's "Build Your Own Job" series, small business owners will learn how to find and hire the people they need for success. The seminar, which is free and open to the public, will be at 11amCT on Thursday, June 9, 2011, at Mulligan's Restaurant at The Pines at Lindsey Wilson golf course, 275 Country Club RD. Columbia, KY. | (ID:12878, Comment)
4:00pmCTColumbia-Adair Adair County Utilities District Board Meeting
The Columbia-Adair County Utilities District Board meets every second Thursday in the board room of the district at 109 Grant Lane, Columbia, KY. The Board includes Chairman Danny Downey, and Members Robert Flowers, Rudy Higginbotham, Larry Legg, and Rabon "Toon" Burton. | (ID:12555, Comment)
6:00pmCTVBS at Hadley Community Church, 8269 Fairplay RD, Columbia, KY
Vacation Bible School "Hometown Nazareth - Where Jesus was a kid" will be held at Hadley Community Church, 8269 Fairplay RD, Columbia KY 6pm-8pmCT, Monday-Friday, June 6-10, 2011. -Tina Hadley | (ID:12897, Comment)
6:30pmCTVacation Bible School at New Hope Separate Baptist Church
Vacation Bible School "Inside Out/Upside Down On Main Street" will be held at New Hope Separate Baptist Church, 10706 Liberty RD, Columbia, KY, June 6-10, 2011, at 6:30pmCT each evening.. Everyone is invited. There will be classes for everyone, little thru adult. Refreshments will be served. The church is located approximately 12 miles from Columbia on Hwy. 206. Pastor is Brother David Coffey. For more information call 270-634-0195. -Rita Neat | (ID:12797, Comment)
VBS at Glens Fork Church of the Nazarene June 6-10, 2011
Glens Fork Church of the Nazarene, 7811 Highway 55 South RD, Columbia - (270) 384-2897, is having Vacation Bible School, "Get Hooked On Jesus," 6:30pm-8:30pmCT, Monday-Friday, June 6 10, 2011, for ages Pre-K through. 6th grade. Children are invited to come have a great time learning about God while practicing their casting skills and playing fishing games. There will be real, live fishing on Friday night, June 10, along with inflatables. Cindy Damron | (ID:12887, Comment)
Vacation Bible School at Tarters Chapel June 6-10, 2011
Tarter's Chapel United Methodist Church, 3400 Milltown RD, Columbia, KY, is having Vacation Bible School this week. Monday thru Friday, June 6-10, 2011, from 6:30pm to 8:30pmCT. Everyone is invited! There will be a lesson, craft, snacks, and fun prepared for the children every night, with ending on Friday night with a cookout. -Kimberly Janes | (ID:12933, Comment)

 




























 
 
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