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Wife Accused of Attempting to Run Over Husband

A Russell Springs woman was arrested Monday afternoon after she allegedly attempted to run over her husband with her vehicle. Tammy Pierce, age 40, was taken into custody just after 3:00 p.m. after Deputy Sheriff Evan Burton witnessed the...

Timmy Holt, 49, of Jamestown

Timmy Holt, age 49, of Jamestown, died Wednesday, August 27, 2014 at the University of Tennessee Medical Center of injuries sustained in a truck accident. He is survived by: His Wife Dena Holt One Step-Son Michael Sams (Burkesville) His Mother...

Russell Co. Man Killed in Fiery Truck Crash in TN

A fiery crash involving two tractor-trailers and other vehicles on I-75 in Tennessee Wednesday afternoon claimed the life of a Russell County man. WJRS NEWS confirmed the victim is Timmy Holt, a driver for Superior Battery Company of Russell...

Kathy Fay Hunter, 60, of Jamestown

Kathy Fay Hunter, age 60, of Jamestown, died  Sunday, August 24, 2014 at her residence.  She is survived by: Two Sons Jason Rogers of Jamestown Jon Raider of Campbellsville One Brother Anthony Wooten of Jamestown One Sister Sue Conner of...

Two RCHS Students Among Twenty-Six Senator Jeff Green Scholars

Twenty-six area high school graduates have been named Senator Jeff Green Scholars by the Kentucky Higher Education Assistance Authority. To earn this honor, a student must have a 4.0 grade point average each year of high school and at least a...

Rethel Proxedia Owens, 86, of Jamestown

Rethel Proxedia Owens, age 86, died Saturday, August 23, 2014 at the Fair Oaks Nursing Home in Jamestown. Survivors include: Six Daughters Adella Ann Sears (Liberty) Helen Owens (Newton, TX) Linda Sue Kimbler, Stacie Cook, Rosa Lee McGowan...

Margaret Pauline Williams, 85, of Jamestown

Margaret Pauline Williams, age 85, of Jamestown, died Thursday, August 21, 2014 at the Russell County Hospital.  She is survived by: One Son Steve Jackson Williams of Jamestown Four Sisters Joyce Maxwell of Ft. Meyers, FL. Shirley Latta of...

Indictments Filed Against 10 Individuals Following August Meeting of Russell County Grand Jury

** An indictment is a legal accusation and does not imply guilt. An indictment means “probable cause” was established for the charges and further court action is warranted in these cases. ** The Russell County Grand Jury met for...

Man Wanted For Attempted Murder, Wanton Endangerment Charges Apprehended Following Attempt To Flee in Stolen Truck

A man wanted in connection with a shooting incident Sunday night inside a downtown Russell Springs business was taken into custody Tuesday morning after he reportedly stole a truck in the Half Acre community and attempted to flee from...

Omer Donald Roy, 75, of Russell Springs

Omer Donald Roy, age 75, of Russell Springs, died Monday at his residence.  He is survived by: His Wife Paulette Roy Four Children Jeannine Bennett, Johnna Dalton and Trent Roy all of Russell Springs Jamie Shearer of Jamestown One Sister Judy...
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