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Wednesday, June 9, 2021
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Billy Joseph Feese, 41, Lebanon, KY (1979-2021)

Billy Joseph Feese of Lebanon passed away Saturday, June 5, 2021. He was 41 years old.

Funeral Services will be held at 11amET on Tuesday, June 8, 2021 at Mattingly Funeral Home, 195 Holy Cross Road, Loretto. Pastor Dan Durham will officiate. Burial will follow in Haven Hill Cemetery in Columbia.

Visitation is requested from 9amET until 11amET on Tuesday at Mattingly Funeral Home.

Due to Covid-19 restrictions, the funeral home is limited to 75 % occupancy, the unvaccinated are required to wear a face covering, and food and drink are prohibited inside the funeral home.


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2021-06-09 15:27:05 | Comments | Printable version | See topic Obituaries

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2021-06-09 - Central Kentucky - Photo by Pen.
Daisies are starting to take over, changing lots of Kentucky fields from yellow to white in early June.

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Iva Dean Emerson, 79, Liberty, KY (1942-2021)

Iva Dean Emerson of Liberty passed away on Monday, June 7, 2021, at Casey County Hospital. She was 79 years old.

The funeral service for Mrs. Iva Dean Emerson will be held at 1pmET on Wednesday, June 9, 2021, at McKinney-Brown Funeral Home, 752 Campbellsville St, Liberty, KY, with Bro. Morris Bryant officiating. Burial will follow in Glenwood Cemetery.

The family will receive friends from 11amET to 1pmET on Wednesday, June 9, 2021, at McKinney-Brown Funeral Home.


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2021-06-09 15:23:13 | Comments | Printable version | See topic Obituaries

Fresh produce weekly at Farmers Market on the Square

By Donna Jones
via Adair Chamber of Commerce

Lots of fresh produce is arriving each week at Farmers Market on the Square, blueberries are arriving now, new potatoes and green beans have arrived. The market offers locally-grown or -made products: mushrooms, local meats beef, chicken, pork, lamb, new fruits and vegetables each week, lots of other items available goat milk soap, cut flowers, jams and jellies, local honey, artisan breads, cookies, cakes, plants, many crafts that make great gifts.

Stop by on Saturday morning from 8amCT to 1pmCT at the corner of Campbellsville and Merchants Streets. Shop local and support your farmers.


2021-06-09 15:15:57 | Comments | Printable version

Estleen Wright, 87, Campbellsville, KY (1934-2021)

Estleen Wright of Campbellsville passed away on Tuesday, June 8, 2021. She was 87 years old.

The funeral service will be held at 11amET on Saturday, June 12, 2021 at Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home, 418 Lebanon Ave., Campbellsville, KY, officiated by Bro. Thomas Metcalf. Burial will follow in Mt. Washington Baptist Church Cemetery.

Visitation is requested from 5pmET until 8pmET on Friday, June 11, 2021 at Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home.


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2021-06-09 15:12:44 | Comments | Printable version | See topic Obituaries

Raymond (Spot) Harris, 75, Campbellsville, KY (1945-2021)

Raymond "Spot" Harris of Campbellsville passed away on Monday, June 7, 2021. He was 75 years old.

The funeral service will be held at 11amET on Friday, June 11, 2021 at Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home, 418 Lebanon Ave., Campbellsville, KY, officiated by Bro. Raymond Hollins and Bro. Earl Rodgers. Burial will follow in Callahan Cemetery.

Visitation is requested from 5pmET until 8pmET on Thursday, June 10, 2021 at Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home.


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2021-06-09 15:06:08 | Comments | Printable version | See topic Obituaries

Campbellsville University Dean's List for Spring Semester 2021

See also: CU President's List for Spring Semester 2021

Campbellsville University has released academic honors lists for the Spring 2021 semester. The students below from Adair and surrounding counties have a grade point average of 3.50 or above for the semester, and have been named to the Dean's List.

Adair County:
  • Shelby Madison Akin, a Sophomore from Columbia, KY
  • Sara Monell Coomer, a Sophomore from Columbia, KY
  • Serena Lynn Corbin, a Senior from Columbia, KY
  • Kathleen Lee Cox, a Senior from Columbia, KY
  • Jean Marie George, a Freshman from Columbia, KY
  • Madison Ryleigh McCarol, a Freshman from Columbia, KY
  • Brittany Nichole Pendleton, a Senior from Columbia, KY


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2021-06-09 10:42:40 | Comments | Printable version | See topic Campbellsville University

Mayor's Report to Columbia City Council for May, 2021

By Pamela Hoots, Mayor, City of Columbia, KY

The month of May, 2021 has been an extremely busy month for the City of Columbia.

1. We have submitted the resolution and other documents in reference to an application for USDA Community Funding. This grant is 75-25 for computers and cameras for our police patrol vehicles.

2. We are working with the Lake Cumberland Area Development District for the Community Development Block Grant for the former Majestic Yacht property. Synergy Food Group will be using this for a food service facility.

3. We have submitted requested information for our grant approval on the splash pad. This will be placed at the park on Fairgrounds Street. RE: Land and Water Grant.


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2021-06-09 10:42:03 | Comments | Printable version | See topic Local Government

CU President's List for Spring Semester 2021

See also: Campbellsville University Dean's List for Spring Semester 2021

Campbellsville University has released academic honors lists for the Spring 2021 semester. The students below from Adair and surrounding counties have achieved a 4.0 grade point average and have been named to the President's List.

Adair County:
  • Becca Lynn Brown, a Senior from Columbia, KY
  • Stephen Joseph Erichsen, a Junior from Columbia, KY
  • Jamie Michelle Powell, a Senior from Columbia, KY
  • Patrick Logan Williams, a Junior from Columbia, KY


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2021-06-09 10:33:11 | Comments | Printable version | See topic Campbellsville University

Steve Johnson, 65, Metcalfe County, KY (1955-2021)

Stephen Travis Johnson, 65, of Center passed away suddenly at his home Sunday, June 6, 2021. Born August 23, 1955 he was the son of the late Travis and Euberta Trowbridge Johnson.

Steve was a 1973 graduate of Metcalfe County High School. In 1993 he went to work with his father at Farm Bureau Insurance in Edmonton. After his father's retirement Steve continued to operate the company until his retirement.


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2021-06-09 10:29:23 | Comments | Printable version | See topic Obituaries

Rondall Fredrick (Freddy) Gibson, 67, Breeding, KY (1953-2021)

Rondall Fredrick "Freddy" Gibson of Breeding passed away on Monday, June 7, 2021 at The Medical Center in Bowling Green, KY. He was 67 years old.

The funeral service will be held at 11amCT on Friday, June 11, 2021 at Stotts-Phelps-McQueary Funeral Home, 210 Greensburg St., Columbia, KY, with Bro. Bobby Withers officiating. Burial will follow in the Chestnut Grove Cemetery.

Visitation will be on Thursday from 3pmCT until 8pmCT, and will continue Friday morning until time for the service at Stotts-Phelps-McQueary Funeral Home.

For the health and respect of the family, please follow all rules for social distancing and everyone attending will be required to wear a mask or face covering.


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2021-06-09 10:26:25 | Comments | Printable version | See topic Obituaries

Mostly cloudy, chance of storms, high 80F

It's currently 70F at the Adair County Mesonet station. Today will be mostly cloudy, with a 70 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms and a high near 80F. South wind 6 to 8 mph.

Tonight will be mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms and a low around 70F. South wind 3 to 6 mph.

Thursday will bring an 80 percent chance of showers and possibly a thunderstorm, with a high near 82F and south wind 6 to 8 mph.

Thursday night will be mostly cloudy, with a 60 percent chance of showers and possibly a thunderstorm, and an overnight low around 67F. Southwest wind 3 to 5 mph.


2021-06-09 07:37:04 | Comments | Printable version

Haiku by Robert Stone for June 9, 2021

Cutting through the woods
seems simple enough at first
but may not go well.
--Robert Stone, Wednesday, 9 June 2021.
-1000 haiku thrice now, more days coming up, Day 3557


2021-06-09 07:33:23 | Comments | Printable version | See topic Today

7-County Area Courts for Wed 9 Jun 2021

Local schedules for Circuit Courts, District Courts, for Wednesday, June 9, 2021, at a glance:
  • Adair County: No events Circuit Court. 53 events District Court.
  • Casey County: No events Circuit Court. No events District Court.
  • Cumberland County: 1 event Circuit Court. 31 events District Court.
  • Green County: 2 events Circuit Court. No events District Court.
  • Metcalfe County: No events Circuit Court. No events District Court.
  • Russell County: 2 events Circuit Court. No events District Court.
  • Taylor County: 1 event Circuit Court. 32 events District Court.
Note: NOT Official. Always Click to Docket for all Kentucky Counties


2021-06-09 07:32:34 | Comments | Printable version


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 Wednesday, June 9, 2021
All events are listed in Central Time. Submit your upcoming event using our Contact Form.
10:00amCTAdair Co. Public Library Summer Reading Program | (ID:61715, Comment)
5:45pmCTVacation Bible School at Kelleyville Community Church | (ID:61700, Comment)
6:00pmCTVacation Bible School at Bethany Baptist Church | (ID:61784, Comment)

 





























 
 
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