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Leon Grider, age 80 of Russell Springs,

Leon Grider, age 80 of Russell Springs, passed away Tuesday, December 6th, 2016 at the Russell County Hospital. He was a Veteran of the United States Air Force. Funeral services for Leon Grider will be held Friday, December 9th at 10:00 a.m. at the Bernard Funeral Home Chapel with burial ...

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Brenda Wilson, age 71 of Nancy,

Brenda Wilson, age 71 of Nancy, passed away Tuesday, December 6th, 2016 at the Hospice of Lake Cumberland Jean Waddle Care Center in Somerset. Funeral services for Brenda Wilson will be held Thursday, December 8th at 12:00 p.m. at the Wilson Funeral Home Chapel with burial in the Union Cemetery. ...

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Jackie Elam, age 62 of London Formerly Of Russell County,

Jackie Elam, age 62, of London formerly of Russell County, passed away Wednesday, December 7th, 2016 at her residence. Graveside services for Jackie Elam will be held Saturday, December 10th at 12:30 p.m. at the Jackie’s Memorial Cemetery. Friends may call for visitation after 12:00 noon Saturday at the cemetery. ...

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The Russell County Hosptials Auxiliary Annual Home Tour Is This Weekend

The tour takes place Sunday afternoon from 2-4:00 p.m. with tickets available for $5 dollars for the entire tour. Brenda Higginbotham who heads the Auxiliary invites the community to come out. http://lakercountry.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/12/Higginbotham-12-7-16-1.mp3 All money raised by the tour goes to the Russell County Hospital Auxiliary which is used for the ...

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Flags Lowered At Half Staff Today

Governor Bevin has again directed that flags at all state office buildings be lowered to half-staff today in observance of National Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day. More than 2,400 Americans died in the attack on the U.S. Fleet’s Pearl Harbor base on December 7th, 1941. President Franklin D. Roosevelt declared that ...

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Russell Ross, age 82, of Jamestown

Russell Ross, age 82, of Jamestown passed away Sunday, December 4th, 2016 at the Russell County Hospital. Funeral services for Russell Ross will be held Tuesday, December 6th at 2:00 p.m. at the H.E. Pruitt Memory Chapel with burial in the Jamestown Cemetery. Friends may call for visitation after 11:00 ...

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Janice Marie Rogers, age 74 of Russell Springs,

Janice Marie Rogers, age 74, of Russell Springs, passed away Monday, December 5th, 2016 at the Russell County Hospital. Funeral services for Janice Rogers will be held Wednesday, December 7th at 1:00 p.m. at the H.E. Pruitt Memory Chapel with burial in the Jamestown Cemetery. Friends may call for visitation ...

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Laker Sports Report, Tuesday, December 6th

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The Russell County Middle School Basketball Homecoming Queen was crowned last evening. Kayltn Bartrug was this years Middle School Homecoming Queen 1st runner up- Olivia Hinkle 2nd- Kila West 3rd- Molly Roy 4th- Hanna Yates The Russell Co Middle School Laker Boys hosted the  Hornets of Metcalfe Co Monday night. ...

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