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Wednesday, November 16, 2022
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ACES School-Based Decision Making Council meeting

Update: This meeting has been cancelled.

From Sommer Brown, Principal
Adair County Elementary School

Adair County Elementary School's School-Based Decision Making Council's regular meeting will be held at 4pmCT on Thursday, November 17, 2022. The meeting will be held in the conference room of Adair County Elementary School, 870 Indian Dr, Columbia, KY. The meeting is open to the public.


2022-11-16 12:47:45 | Comments | Printable version | See topic Education

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OCC 2022: Edmonton brings 1,155 shoebox gifts



2022-11-16 - Columbia, KY - Photo by Mark Fudge.
Mark writes, "These fine folks from Edmonton dropped off 80 cartons consisting of 1,155 shoebox gifts at the Wheet Fellowship Hall Wednesday morning."

Pictured are Lance Zurmehly, Lorena Gibson, Carol Perkins, Libby Gibson and Ricky Zurmehly.

National collection week runs through Monday, November 21, 2022, with drop off on Wednesday November 16, from 5pmCT - 7pmCT.

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Trinity UMC Homecoming Service celebrates 72 years

From Phyllis Burris
Trinity United Methodist Church

Trinity United Methodist Church will be celebrating 72 years of ministry in Adair County this Sunday, November 20, 2022. You are invited to come and join in the celebration.

The Contemporary Service is at 9amCT, and the Traditional Service is at 10:30amCT. If you have ever been a part of the Trinity congregation we would so appreciate your joining us for this time of worship and celebration.


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2022-11-16 12:45:27 | Comments | Printable version | See topic Church News

ACSO: Pair arrested after firing shots into a residence

By Sheriff Josh Brockman
Adair County Sheriff's Office

On Tuesday, November 15, 2022, at 3:10pmCT, Adair County 911 received a call from a residence in the 5000 block of KY80 East. The caller advised an unknown male was shooting at his house and then broke into a camper in his driveway.

Upon arrival, officers found that a male and female were still inside the camper. Commands by Sheriff Brockman and Chief Deputy Brandon Hitch for the pair to exit the camper were unsuccessful. Additional units from Columbia Police and KSP arrived on scene.

Sheriff Brockman and CPD Officer Jimmy Luttrell made entry into the camper and located the pair hiding in the bedroom. They were taken into custody without incident.


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2022-11-16 12:42:12 | Comments | Printable version | See topic Police and Fire Reports

Support Rogers Scholars on Giving Tuesday

From Sharon Dodson

The Center for Rural Development is joining the Giving Tuesday movement on Tuesday, November 29, 2022, to support the Rogers Scholars program.

All online donations made between now and on Giving Tuesday will go directly to support the 2023 Rogers Scholars program. The intensive one-week summer leadership program is provided at no cost to rising high school juniors in Southern and Eastern Kentucky.


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2022-11-16 10:22:20 | Comments | Printable version

Public notice: Phones down at Annex on Wednesday morning

From Sheriff Josh Brockman
Adair County Sheriff's Office

The phone lines are down on the 2nd floor of the Adair County Annex Building today. Offices affected are the Sheriff, Victims Advocate Office, Child Support and County Attorney.

The lines went out yesterday afternoon, and the outage has continued through to this morning. We are working with Duo-County to try get lines back up as quickly as possible.


2022-11-16 10:19:33 | Comments | Printable version

ACHS School-Based Decision Making Council meeting

From Chad A. Parnell, Principal
Adair County High School

The ACHS School-Based Decision Making Council's regular November meeting will be held at 4pmCT on Thursday, November 17, 2022. The meeting will be held at the ACHS Library, 526 Indian Drive, Columbia, KY.


2022-11-16 10:16:03 | Comments | Printable version | See topic Education

Story Time with Ms. Aleina: The Smart Cookie


Ms. Aleina with the Adair County Public Library reads "The Smart Cookie" for Story Time.

Previous Story Time: Story Time with Ms. Aleina: Monday by Lucy Branam


2022-11-16 08:20:13 | Comments | Printable version | See topic Education

OCC for Tuesday, November 15

It's collection week for Operation Christmas Child 2022, from November 14-21, 2022, at Wheet Fellowship Hall at the Columbia First Church of the Nazarene, 1200 Jamestown Street, Columbia, KY.

Dropping off on Tuesday were Mark and Sherry Hutcheson, Bruce and Sheila Willis, and members of New Hope Separate Baptist Church and Manntown Church, among others. Nearly 100 boxes were collected in the short drop-off window on Tuesday morning.

Drop Off for Wednesday, November 16, 2022, will take place from 5pmCT to 7pmCT. Drop Off will continue through Monday, November 21.


2022-11-16 08:11:04 | Comments | Printable version | See topic Church News

Haiku by Robert Stone for November 16, 2022

Whether you should blame
not liking or jealousy
can be confusing.
--Robert Stone, Wednesday, 16 November 2022.
-1000 haiku fourth time, more days coming up, Day 4082


2022-11-16 07:49:41 | Comments | Printable version | See topic Today

7-County Area Courts for Wed 16 Nov 2022

Local schedules for Circuit Courts, District Courts, for Wednesday, November 16, 2022, at a glance:
  • Adair County: No events Circuit Court. 92 events District Court.
  • Casey County: 1 event Circuit Court. No events District Court.
  • Cumberland County: No events Circuit Court. 65 events District Court.
  • Green County: No events Circuit Court. No events District Court.
  • Metcalfe County: No events Circuit Court. 52 events District Court.
  • Russell County: No events Circuit Court. No events District Court.
  • Taylor County: No events Circuit Court. 82 events District Court.
Note: NOT Official. Always Click to Docket for all Kentucky Counties


2022-11-16 07:47:10 | Comments | Printable version


Birthdays and Anniversaries for November 16
Happy Anniversary Mitchell and Bernice Rooks (1985) | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Anniversary, Barry and Shirley Bailey | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Ambrianna Tackett | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Caleb Elmore (2002) | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Carlee Huckaby | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Craig L. McCloud (1975) | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Haylee McGuffin | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Jason Stone | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Karen Sneed | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Kathy Lee Crockett | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Kevin Higgins | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Laney Mae Grider (2015) | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Lori Martin | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Noah Richard (1994) | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Schyler, Thaddeus VanArsdale (1999) | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Scout Decker | (Updates/Corrections)
Happy Birthday, Susan Smith (1963) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Lucille Risen, Taylor County, KY, (1944) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Ursula K. Finegan, Cane Valley, KY (1938-2018) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Shelby Ping Gumm, Summersville, KY (1939-2019) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Homer Clay Barnard, Liberty, KY (1941-2019) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Christine Burbridge Miller, 89, Adair Co., KY (1921) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Bro. Donnie L. Coffey, Russell Co., KY (1942) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Peter H. Ellis, Russell Co., KY (1962) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Mrs. Betty Sue Spears McIntyre, Cumberland Co., KY (1934) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Joseph Burton, Adair County, KY (1948) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Jeanette Faye Rice, Casey County, KY (1932-2012) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Eric (Rick) Click, Russell Co., KY (1963) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Mary Ann Morgan, Casey Co., KY (1946) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Tresia Ellen Higginbotham, Russell County, KY (1934-2013) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Velma Spires, Knifley, KY (1929-2014) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Evelyn Jeffries Brockman, Adair County, KY (1923-2014) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Zachary Neal Stephens, Russell Co., KY (1987-2014) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Donna Louise Luttrell, Russell Co., KY (1964-2014) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Joe Thomas Warren, 84, LaRue Co., KY (1930-2014) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Anna Catherine (Slicky) Cook White, Green Co., KY (1935-2015) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Patricia (Trish) England, Adair Co., KY (1961-2015) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Oleta Clark, Adair Co., KY native (1930-2015) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Charlotte Rose Ice, 44 days, Casey Co., KY (d. Tue 29 Dec 2015) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Lila West Wheat, 64, Russell Co., KY (1951-2016) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Geneva Lee Yarberry, Columbia, KY (1938-2016) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Florine Colvin, Taylor Co., KY (1956-2016) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Mrs. Laura Francis (McCawley) McGuire, Taylor Co., KY (1924-2016) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Renetta Gail Bailey, Metcalfe Co., KY, (1951-2016) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Vernon Ray Kimble, Russell Co., KY native (1937-2017) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Beverly Kay Pennington, 56, Monroe Co./Adair Co., KY native (1960-2017) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Timothy Warren Dowell<, Russell Co., KY/Adair Co., KY native (1977-2017) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Martha Conner, Russell County, KY (1951-2017) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Warnell Wheat, 67, Columbia, KY (1949-2017) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Susan Wethington, 67, Taylor Co., KY (1950-2018) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Velma F. Flatt, 100, Russell Co, KY (1917-2018) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Margie Walls Blakeman, Taylor County, KY (1933-2018) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Billy R. Humphress, 71, Columbia, KY (1948-2020) Obituary | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Bro. Gene Grasham, 73, Columbia, KY (1947-2021) Obituary | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Frances Hayes (1911) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Hillie M. Beard, Columbia, KY (Nov. 16, 1901-May 21, 1999) | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, James Russell Butler, 76, Russell Springs, KY (1943-2020) Obituary | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, JoAnn Cravens, 65, Science Hill, KY (1954-2020) Obituary | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, John Parker Gwinn, 32, Burkesville, KY (1987-2020) Obituary | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Louise Peyton, 91, Campbellsville, KY (1930-2021) Obituary | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Michael Allen Graves, 72, Columbia, KY (1948-2020) Obituary | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Tom Rose, 80, Campbellsville, KY (1939-2020) Obituary | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, Vernon C. Harmon, 71, Columbia, KY (1950-2022) Obituary | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Birthday, William Thomas Compton, 77, Edmonton, KY (1944-2022) Obituary | (Updates/Corrections)
In Memory Brithday, Peggy J. Young, Barren Co., KY (1948-2017) | (Updates/Corrections)

Events scheduled for Wednesday, November 16, 2022
All events are listed in Central Time. Submit your upcoming event using our Contact Form.
5:00pmCT Operation Christmas Child 2022 Drop Off
Wheet Fellowship Hall at the Columbia First Church of the Nazarene, 1200 Jamestown Street, Columbia, KY | (ID:64178, Comment)

 





























 
 
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