Local Farmer wins Ribbons at Russell Co. Fair


Look at all these ribbons Darrell won at the Russell County Fair for his vegetables! No wonder he is smiling. Great job Darrell You can find him each Saturday at Farmers Market on the Square with his prizing winning vegetables for sale!




JOY Ministries Events


This month, the JOY Ministries Crisis Resource Center continues to offer food, clothing, temporary shelter and programming to our community.  

The CRC will offer a vegan cooking class on Saturday, June 30th at 6:00 p.m.  Every Monday they offer children's programming at 5:00 p.m. On Thursdays at 5:00 p.m. they offer fun craft and activity classes for young girls ages 8-12.  JOY Ministries will host a financial budgeting workshop at 6:00 p.m. on Wednesday, July 20.  All attendees to the workshop will receive an extra bag of food.  These events will be at 922 Carrie Bolin Drive. Check out their Facebook page to see all events!

JOY Ministries is asking for volunteers to help with annual Missions Week the last week of July.  They expect over 70 teen missionaries to serve and spread God's love at work sites around the area. If interested in serving or donating, please contact a JOY Ministries member or the Crisis Resource Center at 270-380-1808. The Center is open Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays from 2-6 and Tuesdays and Thursdays from 10-2.  All contributions to JOY Ministries are tax deductible.



Harvey-Loy Family Reunion July 2


The Harvey-Loy Family Reunion will be held on Saturday, July 2, 2016 at the Columbia Nazarene Church Wheat Fellowship Hall on Jamestown St., Columbia, Ky. The event begins at 12:00 p.m. noon. Bring a covered dish and a relative.



Angie Brumley Benefit July 16


A Benefit Singing & Auction will be held on Saturday, July 16, 2016 starting at 4:00 p.m. at the Jamestown Nazarene Church Fellowship Hall.  Proceeds go to Angie Brumley to help with medical expenses  Food: $5.00 a plate and Gospel Singing by Living Water.  For more information call Betty Fisher at 270-566-3887, Pam Gassaway at 270-866-6741 or Stacy Brumley at 270-585-7044.



Columbia Christian Church VBS July 17-21


Columbia Christian Church will hold Vacation Bible School Sun.-Thurs., July 17-21, 2016 from 6pm-8:30pmCT each evening. It will be for ages 2 through the 6th Grade. Transportation is available by calling Adam Shepard at 270-384-2612.