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Jeffery Mark Montgomery, 55, Green Co., KY (d. Wed 08 Jun 2016)


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Jeffery Mark Montgomery, age 56 of Louisville, KY, a Green County native, passed away Wednesday, June 08, 2016, at the Baptist East Hospital in Louisville, KY.

There will be a celebration of life Memorial Service at 5pmCT, Sunday, June 12, 2016, at Foster-Toler-Curry Funeral Home, 209 W Court Street, Greensburg, KY. The family will receive friends after 2pmCT, Sunday at Foster-Toler-Curry Funeral Home in Greensburg.


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2016-06-09 16:44:59 | Comments | Printable version | See topic Obituaries

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Travel: Hoover Dam



2016-06-09 - Colorado River, Border of Arizona and Nevada - Photo by Pen Waggener.
Hoover Dam, completed in 1931, is located on the Colorado River impounds Lake Mead. It is located in Clark County, Nevada and Mohave County, Arizona. It is just under 1,900 miles from Downtown Columbia - about 27 hours driving time away. - EW

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Harlan J. Scott, 83, Bullitt County, KY (1932-2016)

He was the last surving member of highly regarded Adair County family. He was retired after 43 years from Ford Motor Company as an Inspector, member of UAW and an Army Veteran (1953-1954) of the Korean War.
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Harlan J. Scott, 83 of Shepherdsville, KY, returned to his Heavenly Father June 8, 2016 at Audubon Hospital.

Funeral service will be 12:45pmCT/1:45pmET, Sunday June 11, 2016 in the chapel of Schoppenhorst, Underwood and Brooks Funeral Home (Preston Hwy. and Brooks Rd), 4895 N Preston Hwy, Shepherdsville, KY. Visitation will be 1pm-7pmCT/2pm-8pmET, Saturday June 10, 2016 and after 8amCT/9amET, Sunday until time of service. Interment will be in Brookland Cemetery.


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2016-06-09 15:57:53 | Comments | Printable version | See topic Obituaries

Camp Rocket is underway at Adair County Primary Center

By Dana Harmon

Students from Adair County Primary Center are keeping their reading, math and science skills sharp this summer at Camp Rocket, 158 Col. Casey Drive, Columbia.

Nearly 80 students who have completed K, 1, and 2 grades will be with us for the next four weeks for learning and fun from 7:30pm-2pmCT each day Mondays through Fridays.

This camp is supported by a Camp Casey/21st Century Community Learning Center grant, Family Resource Center, United Way and Lindsey Wilson College.

Dana Harmon is 21st CCLC Director, Camp Casey, Adair County Primary Center, 158 Col. Casey Drive, Columbia, KY 42728


2016-06-09 15:28:44 | Comments | Printable version

Hunter Durham: George K was might good looking sailor

Hunter Durham writes:
I love the sailor's hat. They were very popular right after World War II. I wore one as a 10-11 year old. George is a mighty good looking sailor. - Hunter
Comments re photo 67006 Happy 80th Birthday George Kolbenschlag 08 Jun 2016


2016-06-09 14:13:09 | Comments | Printable version | See topic Letters and Reader Feedback

Ricky Paull, 57, Summer Shade, KY (1959-2016)

He was foreman of East Anderson Hardwoods and a farmer, and a member of the Beaumont Methodist Church. He was a son of Dorothy (Turner) and Harold Paull, who survive. His wife of 33 years, Robin Paull, also survives. He leaves three direct living descendants.
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Richard (Ricky) Wayne Paull, age 57, of Summer Shade, died Tuesday, June 7, 2016 on the family farm in Summer Shade.

Funeral services will be Friday, June 10, 2016 at 1pmCT, at the Beaumont Methodist Church, Beaumont, Metcalfe County, KY. Burial will follow in the Beaumont Cemetery. Visitation will be Thursday, June 9, 2016 at 12pmCT, at the McMurtrey Funeral Home, 2232 Summer Shade Road, Summer Shade, KY, and on Friday after 7amCT until 10:30amCT at the funeral home, and after 11amCT, until time of services, at the Beaumont Church.


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2016-06-09 13:09:37 | Comments | Printable version | See topic Obituaries

Donald Dean Crosier, Casey County, KY (1974-2016)

He was a general laborer. Donald loved his family and the outdoors. As often as he could, Donald liked to go hunting and fishing.
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Donald Dean Crosier, of Liberty, KY, passed away Tuesday, June 7, 2016 from injuries he sustained in an automobile accident. He was 42 years of age.

Graveside services will be held 12pmCT/1pmET Friday, June 10, 2016 at Rich Hill Cemetery, Casey County, KY, with Bro. Don Clark officiating. Burial will in the cemetery. Visitation will be held Friday from 11:30am-12pmCT/12:30pm-1pmET, at Rich Hill Cemetery.


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2016-06-09 12:27:17 | Comments | Printable version | See topic Obituaries

AG: Franklin Co. grand jury indicts Elliott County Clerk

Attorney General investigation, State Audit finding part of case against clerks
All defendants are presumed innocent unless and until proven guilty.
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From the Office of Kentucky Attorney General Andy Beshear

FRANKFORT, KY. (June 9, 2016) - Attorney General Andy Beshear today announced that a Franklin County grand jury has returned separate indictments charging Elliott County Clerk Shelia Blevins and her sister, Elliott County Deputy Clerk Jeannie Moore, with complicity to commit abuse of public trust under $10,000 in connection with misuse of public funds in 2014.


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2016-06-09 10:39:13 | Comments | Printable version

Deutsch auch gesprochen at Lindsey Wilson hochschule

Charles Marshburn writes:
Correction! There is known to be a German faction at LWC! A certain frau! - Charles Marshburn
See postscript: On Herr Kolbenschlag's 80th birthday


2016-06-09 09:51:12 | Comments | Printable version

Columbia, KY firm MSI's work in 300 Building

Visitors and workers are met with work of Adair County's Morgan-Smith Industries each time they enter the lobby. Both the stunning lobby reception desk and the 75 foot long feature wall designed, created, and installed by MSI.
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Special to ColumbiaMagazine.com

Morgan Smith Industries, Columbia, KY, recently completed a project for the 300 Building - the new state government office building in Frankfort. This five-story building will house 1,457 state employees.

MSI built the main lobby reception desk (stone and wood) as well as a 75 foot long wood feature wall.


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2016-06-09 07:25:10 | Comments | Printable version

PRIDE Board of Directors welcomes Kristen Branscum

Branscum is a native of Russell Springs, KY. She is a graduate of Auburn University and was named Commissioner of the Kentucky Department of Travel and Tourism in January 2016.
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By Cindy Lackey

SOMERSET, KY - (7:16amCT Thu 09 Jun 2016) - Eastern Kentucky PRIDE, Inc., announced today that Kristen R. Branscum, who is the Commissioner of the Kentucky Department of Travel and Tourism, has joined its Board of Directors. She will volunteer her time and expertise to direct PRIDE, a nonprofit organization that promotes environmental cleanup and education in 42 counties of southern and eastern Kentucky.


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2016-06-09 07:11:28 | Comments | Printable version | See topic Kentucky

KY F&W Commissioner Gregory Johnson comments on audit

Report finds suspected embezzlement; Kentucky State Police invited to join investigation.

From KY Fish & Wildlife

FRANKFORT, Ky. (Wed 8 Jun 2016) - A report from Kentucky Auditor Mike Harmon today reaffirmed the results of an internal investigation by the Kentucky Department of Fish and Wildlife.

The auditor's report is in response to a Fish and Wildlife internal investigation that brought to light an agency employee's suspected misappropriation of funds covering several years.


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2016-06-09 06:40:04 | Comments | Printable version | See topic Kentucky

On Herr Kolbenschlag's 80th birthday

About: Happy 80th Birthday, George Kolbenschlag! 08 Jun 2016

Charles Marshburn comments:
George doesn't look much different from the picture. He's merely exchanged his white hat for white hair! Charles Marshburn
Thanks, Mr. Marshburn: You're right on that score. However, a word of caution on your Teutonic tendencies. German should only be spoken in Coburg - to my knowledge the only German community in Adair County. - EW


2016-06-09 06:04:15 | Comments | Printable version

Columbia Baptist Church VBS is 12-16 Jun 2016

Columbia Baptist Church, 201 Greensburg Street, Columbia, KY, invites you to join our "Ocean Commotion" Vacation Bible School June 12-16, 2016, 5:30pm-8pmCT each evening.. The theme is based on Noah's Ark and all kids ages 4-12 are welcome. There will also be an adult class that will parallel the children’s lessons. Rides are available by calling the church office at 270-384-3186. - William Sandell

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Today, THURSDAY with CM - 08 Jun 2016

Haiku by Robert Stone for June 9, 2016:
With news of defeat
believers in sure defense
stare in blank dismay.
--Robert Stone, Thursday, 9 June 2016.
-1000 haiku countdown finished, now for some more days, Day 1731



2016-06-09 03:07:13 | Comments | Printable version | See topic Today

Billy Joe Fudge comments on haiku

Billy Joe Fudge writes:
Yes indeed, Robert Stone, and unfortunate as can be but \"clothes make the man\", at least in the eye of the beholder! - Billy Joe Fudge
Comments re article 83690 Today WEDNESDAY with CM 08 Jun 2016, Robert Stone Haiku


2016-06-09 02:58:29 | Comments | Printable version | See topic Letters and Reader Feedback


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, 2016
All events are listed in Central Time. Submit your upcoming event using our Contact Form.
7:00amCTNEW HOURS! - Adair Recycling Center, 32 Service RD, Columbia, KY / 270-378-0782
OPEN 7am-3pmCT Monday through Friday. CLOSED Saturdays & Sundays. - Teresa Spencer | (ID:41371, Comment)
8:00amCT7 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. One (1) Events in District Court.
Casey County Judicial Center, 231 Courthouse Square, Liberty, KY. One (1) Court Event(s) Circuit Court. Fifteen (15) Event(s) District Court.
Cumberland County, Justice Center, 112 Courthouse Square, Burkesville, KY. One (1) Court Event(s) Circuit Court. Seven (7) Event(s) District Court.
Green County Judicial Center, 200 W. Court Street, Greensburg, KY. No (0) Court Event(s) Circuit Court. No (0) Court Event(s) District Court.
Metcalfe County, Judicial Center, 201 E. Stockton Street, Edmonton, KY. Four (4) Court Event(s) Circuit Court. Four (4) Court Event(s) cases District Court.
Russell County. Judicial Center, 410 Monument Square, Jamestown, KY. No (0) Court Event(s) Circuit Court. No (0) Court Event(s) District Court.
Taylor County, Justice Center, 300 E. Main Street, Campbellsville, KY. No (0) Court Event(s) in Circuit Court. No (0) Court Event(s) in District Court.
Not an official docket. For official court information, check with circuit court clerk in your county. | (ID:41374, Comment)
9:00amCTAdair County Boad of Assessment of Appeals meets in PVA Office, Adair Annex, 424 Public Square, Columbia, KY. PUBLIC NOTICE | (ID:41188, Comment)
NoonCTChimes at Noon, Downtown Columbia. Two selections | (ID:41372, Comment)
Services, Casey County, KY for Donald Dean Crosier, Casey County, KY (1974-2016) | (ID:41376, Comment)
5:00pmCTPause for Chimes in the Evening, Downtown Columbia. Two selections | (ID:41373, Comment)
6:00pmCTVacation Bible School, 6pm-8pmCT, night, 5-9 Jun 2016 at Kelleyville Community Church, 77 Kellyville Road, in the Coburg Community, Columbia, KY. - Mindy Yarberry. STORY | (ID:41067, Comment)
Bible School at Russell Heights Baptist Church 19 N Bramblett Street, Columbia, KY, is Mon-Fri 6-10 Jun 2016, nightly 6pm-7:30pmCT. - Janet Harmon DETAILS | (ID:41136, Comment)
Vacation Bible School is 6-10 Jun 2016, 6pm-8pmCT nightly at Hadley's Community Church, 8269 Fairplay Road, Columbia, KY. - Alterine Hadley STORY | (ID:41298, Comment)
Regular Meeting Columbia/Adair Co. Utilities District Board of Commissioners. CAUD Offices, 109 Grant Lane, Columbia, KY. (Recurring/2nd Thursday). AGENDA 19 Apr 2016 | (ID:41375, Comment)

 




























 
 
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