First District Congressman Ed Witfield will be in Columbia on Wednesday, September 3rd at 2:00 pm central time at Lindsey Wilson College in the Hodge Auditorium located in the Sumner building for a meet and greet. He will be speaking and will also be taking question from those in attendance. The event is open to everyone and encouraged to attend.
For more information call Shannon Rowe 270-634-2345.
A benefit yard sale will be held on Labor Day (Monday Sept. 1st) 7 a.m. till 2 p.m. at the VFW building on Fairground Street in Columbia. Proceeds go to Juvenile Diabetes Research. For more information call 270-378-0273.
Adair Countians will have the opportunity to donate blood on Tuesday, September 2 from 1-6 p.m. at the Columbia Church of Christ in the Fellowship Hall, located at 501 Jamestown Street in Columbia. Those who participate will receive a Kentucky Kickoff t-shirt and a chance to win a 2014 Toyota Corolla to be given away on September 30. For more information visit kybloodcenter.org or call 800-775-2522.
Adair County Little League will hold signups for Fall League from 5pm-6:30pm on Thursday, September 4, at the Joe Johnson Little League Park. The registration fee is $20.
Fall League will begin the week following Labor Day and will continue at least the month of September.
New this year is a Fall Softball League for young ladies ages 7-12.
Baseball leagues are planned for 7-8 year old Coach Pitch, 9/10, and 11/12 year olds.
Adair Co. Little League is now taking nominations for the 2015 Board of Directors. The LL Board is a volunteer group that administer all aspects of the local league. If you are interested or know someone who would like to serve the local league you are encouraged to nominate that person. Nominations will be accepted until September 3, at 8pmCT.
The election of the board will be held at the Joe Johnson LL Park on Thursday, September 4, at 6pm.
All parents of players and interested community members are encouraged to nominate persons and also attend the election to vote in a 2015 board.
Nominations can be sent via text or phone call to Scott Bennett at 270-250-4112.