Waldridge Family at Knifley Chapel

The Waldridge Family will sing at Knifley Chapel Brethren In Christ Church at 6pmCT, Sunday, April 27.


Donations Needed for Fire Victims

An Adair Co. family lost everything in a fire on Friday, April 11, and need your help.

The fire occured at Lisa Mueller’s and Keela Hammond’s duplex at 23 Keen Drive. The two women and their children lost everything.  Donations for the family, such as clothes, household items, furniture or monetary donations may be dropped off at Adair County Judge Executive Ann Melton’s Office, 424 Public Square, Ste 1, in Columbia during normal business hours.  For additional information call 270-384-4703.

Clothes sizes are as follows:

    Pants                 Shirts                              Shoes
38 x 32 men’s       XL men’s                         12.5 men’s
20 women’s       2XL women’s                       8 women’s
9/10 women’s    Med. or large women’s        8
16 women’s         XL women’s                       9 women’s

All donations will be greatly appreciated and very much needed.


Adair Co. School District Federal Programs Meeting

Pursuant to federal regulation, there will be a meeting for any persons interested in information about the various Federal Programs offered through the Adair County School District. The meeting will be held on Thursday, April 24, at 1:00 PM in the board room of the Adair County Board of Education. For more information contact John Shelley at 384-2476.


Free Tipping at Transfer Station May 2 & 3


Adair County is offering Free Tipping at the Transfer Station this Spring.

It's a chance for residents of Adair County to dispose of unwanted items and materials. Dates are Fri., May 2nd from 7am-3pm, Friday, and Satuday, May 3,  from 7am-12pm, at the Mid-State Transfer Station, 877 L Willis Road in Columbia.

These items will not be accepted:

Tires, hazardous material, dirt, concrete, rocks, stacks lumber, steel cables, burning barrels, capacitors, tanks (acetylene, oxygen, propane)

Paint will be accepted only if it has been dried with either sand and/or cat litter.

Personnel will be on-site to help with unloading.



E- Scrap Recycling Free Drop-off Program

The Adair Co. Fiscal Court is sponsoring an E- Scrap Recycling Free Drop-off Program Monday, May 5th thru Saturday, May 10th at the Adair Co. Recycling Center, 62 Service Rd., Columbia.  Hours are Mon. - Fri. 7:00 a.m.  to 3:00 p.m. and Sat. 7:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.

For more information call 270-384-4703 or 270-378-0782.

Items that will be accepted: CPUs/Towers Laptops, Computer monitors, Peripherals, Printers, Copiers, Answering Machines, Telephone systems, Camcorders & Cell Phones.