Columbia/A.C. Chamber's Annual ""Picnic in the Park


The Columbia-Adair Co. Chamber of Commerce Annual "Picnic in the Park: will be held on Tuesday, Sept. 15, 2015 at 6:30 p.m. at the Roadside Park on Hwy 55 South. Picnic tickets are $5.00 and are available at the Chamber office on Burkesville Street.

There will be live entertainment with Easton Bryant & Friends. 

The Chamber is once again having the Wreath Decorating Contest with an auction the night of the picnic. If you plan to attend the picnic or if you want to prepare a wreath, contact Kathy at the Chamber office at 270-384-6020.  You may also contact Debbie Selby at 270-384-6433.



Red Lick United Methodist Church 60th All-Night Singing Sept. 5, 2015


Red Lick United Methodist Church near the Adair/Metcalfe County line will be having its 60th Annual All Night Singing, at 7pmCT on Saturday, September 5, 2015. Anyone who wants to share their music and love of singng for the Lord is invited, whether you're a group, individual or church Choir. The church will be providing free food! Singers wishing to attend may RSVP by contacting Missy Lemmon at 270-634-0466.



Journey to Recovery


The public is invited to hear the "Journey to Recovery" speaker on Friday at 6:00 p.m. at the Agape House at 114 Office Park Drive in Columbia. John Hale will be speaking on Friday, Sept. 4, 2015.


Knifley Homecoming & Festival Sept. 11 & 12


A "Knifley Homecoming & Festival" will be held on Friday, Sept. 11 & Saturday, Sept.12, 2015.


On Friday, events include a Children’s Pageant & Gospel Singing by the group "Driven" at Olde Town Café.


On Saturday, there will be a Pancake Breakfast from 7-9am at the Knifley Fire Dept., a 5K Run/Walk at 8:00 a.m. at the Knifley Crossroads.  Activities from 8am till Dusk including: Wagon Rides, Craft & Food vendors, Knifley Historical display, Gospel & Bluegrass Singing, a Classic Car & Tractor Show.  FREE activities for the kids including Face Painting, Petting Zoo, Train Rides, Inflatables and more. There will be a Concert and Fireworks Display at dusk.


STOP Bullying Tipline

Adair Co. Schools Announces STOP Tipline …Report bullying and other risky behavior online!

If students, parents or community members know of an unsafe situation in school (bullying, weapons, drugs or alcohol, etc.), they can anonymously pass on that information to school personnel by locating the STOP Tipline logo on the Adair Co. Schools’ website as well as on each school site. More information can be found about the tip line at