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Laker Sports Report, Tuesday, January 17th

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The RCHS Dive Team travelled to Lexington this past Saturday to compete in the Kentucky High School Diving Invitational at the Lancaster Aquatic Center on University of Kentucky’s campus. The team performed very well, placing 3rd overall. JV (6 Dive Competition) Girls Ella Robertson placed 2nd. Hannah Godby placed 10th ...

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Real I.D. Act

The federal government has denied Kentucky’s request for a one-year extension that would have given the state more time to work toward complying with security regulations for driver’s licenses and other kinds of identification. Kentucky’s prior extension expired Monday, and the state Transportation Cabinet announced Wednesday that the U.S. Department ...

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State Police Activity Report For December

During the month of December 2016, there were 19 traffic accidents investigated by the State Police working in the Post 15 area in the 11 counties of Adair, Casey, Clinton, Cumberland, Green, Marion, Metcalfe, Monroe, Russell, Taylor and Washington. There were no fatal collisions during the month of December in ...

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Safety Traffic Checkpoints

Kentucky State Police, Post 15 will be conducting safety traffic checkpoints in the Post 15 area which includes Washington, Marion, Taylor, Green, Casey, Russell, Adair, Metcalfe, Monroe, Clinton and Cumberland. Troopers will be checking for impaired drivers, children that are not properly restrained in child safety seats and informing the public ...

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Laker Sports Report, Monday, January 16th

Lakers

On Saturday, the Laker Bowling team hosted a double header with the Campbellsville Eagles and the Barren County Trojans in the first match the Lady Lakers had two games separated by only 3 pins but fell short as they finished with 0 wins and 7 losses against Campbellsville. High scores ...

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All Government Offices Are Closed Today

The local businesses closed are… The Russell County Courthouse The City Hall in both Jamestown and Russell Springs The post office will be closed, and there will be no mail delivery Also most of the banks in the community will not be opened.

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Online Video Lessons

A free resource for parent’s and all other adults involved in educating our young students, is being provided free of charge by the Russell County School District. Superintendent Michael Ford tells WJRS News these videos will assist with getting our young kids in the community ready for Kindergarten. http://lakercountry.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/01/Ford-1-16.mp3

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