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Jeffrey David Melson, age 57, of Russell Springs

Jeffrey David Melson, age 57, of Russell Springs, passed away Thursday, February 22nd, 2018 at the UK Hospital in Lexington. He is survived by: Three Children- Joshua Melson and Vanessa Burton both of Russell Springs Felicia Morgan of Columbia One Sister- Rhonda Boldman of Texas Two Brothers- Ricky Melson of ...

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David V. Roy, age 61, of Russell Springs

David V. Roy, age 61, of Russell Springs, formerly of Columbia, passed away Thursday, February 22nd, 2018 at his residence. He is survived by: His Wife- Anita Roy of Russell Springs One Daughter- Christy Burton of Columbia Two Sisters- Diane Foster and Kathy Pickens both of Columbia Four grandchildren also ...

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Danny K. Terry, age 63, of Russell Springs

Danny K. Terry, age 63, of Russell Springs, passed away Friday, February 23rd, 2018 at his residence. He is survived by: His Wife- Anna Terry of Russell Springs Two Children- Brandon Terry and Valeria Terry both of Russell Springs Two Sisters- Phyllis Reid of Russell Springs Shirley Simpson of Dunnville ...

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A Fatal Accident Occurred Thursday Evening on U.S. 127 in Russell County

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The Kentucky State Police investigated a two vehicle collision on U.S. 127, six miles north of Russell Springs Thursday afternoon just before 5:30 pm, that resulted in the death of an Adair County man. Preliminary investigations indicate that 31-year-old James Spires of Columbia was operating a 1997 Toyota traveling north ...

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School Safety

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After the Florida school shooting last week, there have been several threats made at schools across the state and country. There have also been arrests as close as Pulaski County when a students made a threat against a middle and high school there. School Superintendent Michael Ford tells us that ...

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Former Miss USA Tara Conner Returns Home this Weekend for a Town Hall Event at the ANC

Conner spoke Thursday to WJRS News about the “Recover Out Loud Town Hall” event this Saturday. http://lakercountry.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/02/Conner-2-23-18-1.mp3 Conner said after planning a visit this weekend to see family, she thought of the event with proceeds going to local recovery groups in Russell County. http://lakercountry.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/02/Conner-2-23-18-2.mp3 Conner told us she is really ...

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9th Grade RCHS Student Charged with Threatening Students

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The charge came following an investigation on Wednesday by Deputy Evan Burton and school officials. The 16 year old male is currently being held at the Adair Youth Detention Center on charges of Terroristic Threatening, Wanton Endangerment, Possession of a Controlled Substance and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia. He is scheduled ...

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