Tuesday , August 22 2017


A Russell Springs Man has been Arrested on Burglary Charges


A combined effort between the Adair and Russell County Sheriff’s Department, as well as the Russell Springs Police Department resulted in the arrest. Adair County Sheriff Harrison Moss reports that Saturday morning, just after 5:00 am, Deputy Josh Durbin was dispatched to 10233 Russell Springs Road for a burglary in ...

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Russell County Sheriff’s K-9 Maxo will soon Receive Body Armor

This is all thanks to a national organization and sponsorship by the local Animal Welfare League. Deputy Ethan Pike’s partner, K-9 Maxo, will receive a bullet and stab protective vest thanks to a charitable donation from a non-profit organization, Vested Interest in K9s, Inc. K-9 Maxo’s vest is sponsored by ...

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A Jamestown Pastor and His Church are Heading a Rock Project

They are wanting to bring encouragement to everyone that finds them in the community. http://lakercountry.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/08/McCabe-8-20-17-1.mp3 Pastor McCabe stopped by our studios last week to talk about the project. The church had two prize rocks located in the community and one was found last week. http://lakercountry.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/08/McCabe-8-20-17-2.mp3 If you’re interested in taking ...

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The Russell Springs City Council Met Last Night

While there were only a few items on the agenda at last nights meeting it was lengthy due to the discussion concerning alcohol sales. WJRS News spoke to Mayor Selby right after last nights meeting for details. http://lakercountry.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/08/Selby-8-11-17.mp3 During last nights discussion of Sunday Sales, Chintu Patel, an Indiana business ...

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Laker Sports Report, Friday, August 11th


Flyer Classic in Frankfort, Hayden Browning 76, Clay Anderson 82, Evan Hammond 99, Dru Stapp 100, Chase Carpenter 104. Match @ Lakewood with Pulaski Co, Russell County won, scores were Clay Anderson 36, Hayden Browning 37, Chase Carpenter 43, Dru Stapp  44, Evan Hammond 55, Blake Adamson 55, Clay Pippen ...

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The Russell Springs City Council Meets Tonight

Tonight Sunday sales will be back on the agenda at the Russell Springs city council meeting. City leaders last year voted against Sunday sales 4-2… but at last months meeting of the council, local business mangers came before them asking if they would revisit the issue. The managers said that ...

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