The Breeding Fire Department annual Chili Supper & Auction is Saturday October 21, 2017 starting at 4pmCT with Auction starting at 5:30pmCT at the BAVFD Fire Department, 290 Fire Department Lane, Breeding, KY The Gospel Sounds will be singing from 4pm- 5:30pmCT.
If you would like to donate an item to the Auction, call Chief Terry Harvey at 270-378-1807. Come out for great food, fellowship & to support your local volunteer fire department.
The Adair County Fire Department Pancake Fry will be Saturday, November 11, 2017 starting at 6 am. Come out to the fire station on Merchant Street. $6.00 for all you can eat pancakes, sausage and coffee.
All proceeds go to the 2018 WHAS Crusade for Children. Call in orders and delivery for larger orders available, call the fire station at 270-384-3278.
Are you interested in becoming a local Red Cross Volunteer? Come out Saturday, October 28, 2017, 9am-5pmCT, at Adair County 911 Center Conference Room, 107 North High Street, Columbia, KY 42728. There will be onsite training opportunities to get you started that day.
For more information contact Jason Rector, the local Red Cross Disaster Services Lead at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Adair Co. Little League Basketball sign-ups for Boys & Girls in Preschool - 6th Grade will be:
Sunday, October 22, 2017 from 1pm-4pmCT
Sunday, October 29, 2017 from 1pm-4pmCT
Mon.-Fri., October 23-28, 2017 from 8am-2pmCT at J and S Auto Sales, 1157 Russell Rd, Columbia, KY.
For more information, contact Chad Bell at 270-378-0218.
Churches, organizations, and individuals can drop off their shoeboxes for Operation Christmas Child at the Columbia Church of the Nazarene Wheet Fellowship Hall, 1200 Jamestown Street, beginning Monday, November 13 through Monday, November 20, 2017.
Collection Center hours at the Wheet Fellowship Hall are as follows:
- Monday - November 13, 2017, 5pm-7 pmCT
- Tuesday - November 14, 2017, 11:30am-1:30pmCT
- Wednesday - November 15, 2017, 5pm-7pmCT
- Thursday - November 16, 2017, 11:30am-1:30pmCT
- Friday - November 17, 2017, 10am-12pmNoonCT
- Saturday - November 18, 2017, 9am-11amCT
- Sunday - November 19, 2017, 2pm-4 pmCT
- Monday - November 20, 2017, 9pm-11amCT
Be sure to include a donation of $9 for each box to cover shipping and other project cost. Also starting this year, candy and toothpaste can no longer be included in boxes. The goal is to collect 4,000 shoebox gifts in Adair County in 2017.
In Russell County, boxes can be dropped off at the Fairview Baptist Church located at the junction of East 80 and 910.
or call OCC Community Relations Coordinator Mark Fudge at 270–634–2919.
Casey County Honor Guard will have a Pork Burger lunch Friday starting at 10:30am at the IGA parking lot. The cost is $5 for a burger, chips, & drink. For early bird orders or more information call 606-706-6923.
On Sunday, Oct. 22, 2017, VFW 6097 in Columbia, KY will be hosting an Open House at the new post building. Everyone is invited to come out and visit and view the new facility from 2-5pmCT. There will be no program, so come and go at your leisure. Light refreshments will be provided and members of the post and auxiliary will be present to visit with you. The post is located at 500 Greenhills Road, Columbia, KY.
The Casey Co. Homemakers will host their "Harvest Hoedown" on Thursday, Oct. 26th at the Extension office, 1517 Wallace Wilkinson Blvd., Liberty, KY. Dinner at 6pmET, entertainment by country singer Sarah Patrick. Admission: Adults $8, Kids under 12 $4. For tickets or more info., call Barbara at 606-787-0926 or Delores at 606-787-5758.
Join the Casey County Homemakers for "Fall Into Christmas Fest", Saturday, Nov. 4th, 9am-3pmET at the Extension Office, 1516 Wallace Wilkinson Blvd., Liberty, KY. Quality crafts & gifts, Free craft-making for the kids, Children's Program at 11:30am, Door Prizes, Hot Lunch, & Santa will visit Noon-2pmET.
For more information, call Verna Rayburn at 606-787-7085 or Joan Georgick at 606-706-2335.
The Adair County Nuisance Committee will be having a meeting October 20, 2017 at 9:00 a.m. in the basement of the Adair County Courthouse Annex Building. The public is welcome to attend.
The Adair County Service Unit of The Salvation Army is currently accepting applications for Christmas assistance through the Angel Tree Program. Applications are available at any Family Resource Youth Services Center in the Adair County Schools. The deadline to apply for assistance is November 10, 2017.
The Adair County Band will be having a Chili Lunch on October 23rd, 2017. Lunch consist of Chili with or without spaghetti, crackers, Dessert and bottle of water for $6.00. Delivery is available for pre-orders only. Pre-orders are due by October 20, 2017 by 4:00 pm. On the day of the 23rd you can come to the Bingo Hall located on North Hwy 55 to eat. All proceeds goes to the Adair Marching Band. CONTACT: Annette Hatcher 270-634-0469, Lyndsay Bryant 270-250-5520 or Donna Stotts 270-634-4946. You can also FAX: 270-384-5818.
The Columbia-Adair County Fire Department will be taking sealed bids on the following items:
1-6.5' x 7' garage roll up door, used interior only, but can be configured anyway.
1-1976 Chevrolet Truck - truck has 427 gas engine with a 5 speed manual transmission and a 2 speed rear end.
Bids for both items can be mailed to P.O. Box 96 Columbia, KY 42728 or dropped off at the box at the Fire Department Station on Merchant Street in Columbia. Must be in by November 1, 2017. The Columbia-Adair County Fire Department reserves the right to accept or reject any and/or all bids and contact the winning bidder on these on November 1, 2017 at next regular business meeting.
The Russell Co. Hospital Auxiliary will have a Book Sale on Oct. 20, 2017 from 9:00am till 5:00pm in the lobby of the hospital. Hundreds of books will be for sale. The hospital is located at 153 Dowell Rd. in Russell Springs, KY.
The Casey County Extension Office will host a free workshop on how to care for the amazing birds that live in your back yard. Learn to identify species, how to attract birds to your yard, when & how to feed them and much more. The class is limited to 25 & each participant will receive a free bird feeder & supplies. Pre-registration is required, so call today 606-787-7384.
Jones Park Elementary in Casey County invites you to their Fall Festival, Saturday, Oct. 21st, 6-9pmET. They'll have a Pumpkin Patch, Games, Costume Contest (Adult/Kids), Food & Drinks (including BBQ)! Admission is .50 cents for kids under 12, $1 for 12 & up. For more information call Karen Martin 606-787-1217.
The Adair County High School Class of 1977 will have their 40th Class Reunion on Saturday, Nov. 11, 2017 from 5-8pmCT at the LWC Cranmer Dining Hall. R.S.V.P. by Oct. 29th. Dress is casual. Cost is $10.00 per person. Please pay in advance by mailing to: 1977 Class Reunion, P.O. Box 314, Columbia, KY 42728, bring to Durham & Zornes Law Office to Vickie Withers Thompson or to Barger Insurance Agency to Susan Hayes Loy. For more info. contact Beverly England 270-250-3140.
Jeff Wooldridge, a long time employee of the Adair Co. Utilities District is battling colon cancer. Several fundraisers have been planned to help with Jeff's medical expenses.
Team Jeff shirts and bracelets can be purchased at the Utilities District office with all proceeds going to Jeff & his family.
On Monday, Oct. 16, 2017 Dos Los Lunas Mexican restaurant will be donating 15% of their sales to Jeff Wooldridge.
On Saturday, Oct. 21, 2017 there will be a fundraiser dinner & auction at the Trinity United Methodist Church Fellowship Hall sponsored by friends of Jeff.
A bank account has been set up at First and Farmers National Bank where people can donate money.
For more info. call the utilities district office at 270-384-2181.
The "Dwight Rich Memorial Shoot" will be held Saturday, October 21, 2017 at the Adair County Sportsmen’s Club in Columbia, KY beginning at 8:00amCT until finished.
Shooting events will include: 3-D Archery Shooting, Trap Shooting, a traditional Black Powder Shoot and 22 Rifle Silhouette Shoot.
Lunch will be available at the Clubhouse.
The shoot is "In Memory Of Dwight Rich", former Adair County 4-H Shooting Coach and past President of the Adair County Sportsmen’s Club. Dwight recently passed away after battling cancer.
For more information contact Phillip Richards at 270-634-0276, Tony Rose at 270-634-0401 or Kenneth Bennett at 270-634-2801. ALL SHOOTERS ARE ENCOURAGED TO ATTEND!