COMMUNITY

LWC Veteran's Appreciation Luncheon


The Lindsey Wilson College Veterans Appreciation Luncheon will be held at 11 a.m. CT on Wednesday, Nov. 12. The luncheon is free to all veterans, veterans’ survivors and a guest.

Guests should RSVP by contacting Lindsey Wilson at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or (270) 384-8400.

 

Jody Perkins Preaching at House Upon A Rock


Bro. Jody Perkins will preach at House Upon A Rock Sun., Nov. 2, at 6:00 p.m.  Kerry Yates is the pastor.

 

Adair Co. Schools Parent/Teacher Conferences


Adair County Schools Parent Teacher Conferences will be held on Friday, November 14th from 12:00-6:00.

If you have any questions please feel free to contact your child’s school.

Adair Co. Primary Center 270.384.3367
Adair Co. Elementary School 270.384.0077
Adair Co. Middle School 270.384.5308
Adair Co. High School 270.384.2751
Adair Co. Board of Education 270.384.2476

** Students will not be in school on Friday, November 14th as a result of the Parent Teacher Conferences.**

 

Operation Christmas Child 2014


Christmas a reality for kids in need around the world by filling shoeboxes with toys, school supplies, hygiene items and notes of encouragement. Shoebox packers and volunteers the other nine counties that make up the Heart of Kentucky Area hope to collect more than 33,000 gift-filled shoeboxes to the 2014 global goal of reaching 10 million children in need during National Collection Week, Nov.17–24.


At the Columbia First Church of the Nazarene Wheet Fellowship Hall, anyone can drop off a gift-filled shoebox to send to a child overseas during the collection hours listed below.


DATE    OPEN    CLOSE
Monday, Nov. 17    5 p.m.    7 p.m.
Tuesday, Nov. 18    9:30 a.m.    11:00 a.m.
Wednesday, Nov. 19    5 p.m.    7 p.m.
Thursday, Nov. 20    12:30 p.m.    1:30 p.m.
Friday, Nov. 21    11:30 a.m.    1 p.m.
Saturday, Nov. 22    9 a.m.    12 p.m.
Sunday, Nov. 23    2 p.m.    4 p.m.
Monday, Nov. 24    9 a.m.    12 p.m.

Operation Christmas Child has collected and delivered more than 113 million shoebox gifts to suffering children in more than 150 countries since 1993, and hopes to collect another 10 million gift-filled shoeboxes in 2014. Operation Christmas Child is a project of Samaritan’s Purse, an international Christian relief and evangelism organization headed by Franklin Graham.

For more information about how to participate in Operation Christmas Child, call contact Denise Fudge at 270-378-6356 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or Carrie Redford at 270-634-3347 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or visit samaritanspurse.org.

 

DAV Service Officer in Columbia Nov. 3, 2014


On Monday, Nov. 3, Don Price, DAV service officer will be at VFW Columbia Post 6097 from 8:00 a.m. till 11:00 a.m. Service is on a first come-first served basis.  The post is located at 411 Fairground St and entry is though the side door. This service is for any veteran.

Please bring all prior correspondence with the VA or if you are just filing a claim, you must have a copy of your DD-214 or other proof of service.