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Wilbur Garner, age 54, of Jamestown

Wilbur L. Garner, 54, Jamestown, died Thursday, July 2, 2015, at the Russell County Hospital. Funeral services will be at 11amCT, Saturday, July 4, 2015, at the H.E. Pruitt Memory Chapel in Jamestown with Bro. Eric Antle and Bro. Garnett Hammond officiating. Burial will be in the Dixon Cemetery in Jamestown.  Visitation will be after 5pmCT, Friday, July 3, 2015, at the funeral home. He...

Lakefest in Jamestown This Weekend

The annual Lakefest celebration returns to Jamestown this weekend.    The event, which began about 40 years ago by Welby and Mae Hoover and WJRS Radio Station, was cancelled last year due to the Fruit of the Loom closing.   However, a full lineup of events, including pageants on Friday night and a concert on Saturday night with local musician Terry Wariner on Saturday night, will...

Weather Service Confirms Tornado in Nanc...

Heavy Rain and Thunderstorms moved through the area yesterday afternoon… While no damage was reported locally The National Weather Service has confirmed that a tornado touched down in Pulaski County Wednesday afternoon. The weather service confirms that the EF-0 tornado briefly touched down in Nancy around 4pm Wednesday. The tornado damaged a barn and downed several trees…...

Casey County Woman Injured

A single vehicle accident injured a Casey County woman Wednesday afternoon. 33 year old Rebecca Joines of Liberty, was traveling 4 miles west of Liberty on KY 70, at 12:40 eastern time yesterday afternoon. Joines according to police ran off the roadway and struck a parked car and garage. Joines was admitted to Casey County Hospital and cited to appear in court for DUI 1st, No...

Two Public Meetings on Monday

Two local governmental bodies will meet today.   The Russell County Board of Education will meet at 12 noon in special session for its annual end of fiscal year meeting.   Also, the Russell County Fiscal Court will meet in special session today.   Details on both meetings tomorrow on WJRS Local News.

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