R. Fred Capps Golf T-ment

The 15th Annual R. Fred Capps Memorial Golf Tournament will be held at The Pines at Lindsey Wilson on Sat., September 6th.

For more information or for an Entry Form, contact Capps Law Office in Burkesville at 270-864-3306.


Chamber of Commerce Labor Day Weekend Events


The Columbia-Adair County Chamber of Commerce sponsors the "Buy, Swap, Sell & Trade Day on the Square on Monday, Sept. 1st AND the 9th annual City Wide Yard Sale on Fri., Sat. & Mon. (Aug. 29 & 30, and Sept. 1st)

At the Buy, Swap, Sell & Trade, spots will be available on a "first come, first serve" basis. The event will start as early as 7:00 a.m. and go through the day. Outdoor display spots will be 15 ft. wide for a fee of $25. There are a minimal number of concession spots with 110 volt and 220 volt electricity. Such spots requiring electicity will be charged an extra fee of $15-$25. Concession vendors must reserve spots if electricity is needed. All vendors must provide their own tables & chairs.  To reserve a concession spot, contact Charles Grimsley at 270-384-5658.  Spots are limited.

If you plan on having a Yard Sale Labor Day weekend, call the Columbia Adair Co. Chamber of Commerce at 270-384-6020 to have it advertised.



CAIP Program Applications

The Kentucky Agricultural Development Board recently approved $200,000 in Agricultural Development Funds for the 2014 Adair County CAIP program (County Agricultural Investment Program) to be administered by the Adair County Cattlemen’s Association.   This program is a 50% cost-share program with a maximum funding of $1,500 per farm operation. 


Applications for the 2014 Adair County CAIP program will be available August 25- September 12, 2014 at the Adair County Extension Office located at 409 Fairground Street in Columbia during regular business hours. 


For information contact the Extension Office at 270-384-2317 or stop by 409 Fairground Street in Columbia.


Bank of Columbia-Kosair Toy Collection


Bank of Columbia is collecting new toys and books for Kosair Charities’ annual Holiday Party.  Each year they host a party for upwards of 400 Kosair Kids and every child receives toys and stuffed animals. 

The toys should be valued between $10-$20.  You can drop off toys and books at our branch at 807 Jamestown St or our Main Bank at 144 Public Square between now and September 30th!  For more information call Gina, Kim or Kellie 270-384-6433.


Adair Co. Knife Club Swap & Auction

The Adair County Knife Club has a Knife Swap & Auction at the Columbia Masonic basement on the 1st & 3rd Tuesday nights of each month. Doors open at the 3:00 p.m. and the auction begins at 5:00 p.m. There is a $2:00 admission fee and there are tables where you can set up with your knives.  For more information call: 634-1657, 634-1627 or 932-7276.