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NO SCHOOL for School in Russell County Tuesday

There will be NO SCHOOL Tuesday in Russell County due to the weather.   Listen all day Tuesday for the Jack and Jack Insurance Go or No Go Report for the latest weather updates, cancellations, delays and other weather related announcements on Laker Country 1049 WJRS Other schools NO GO ...

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More Snowfall Expected

More snow is expected to move into the Lake Cumberland area this afternoon and the National Weather Service will put a Winter Weather Advisory in effect this afternoon. WJRS meteorologist Dan Holidays has the latest on the weather.   Keep it on Laker Country 1049 WJRS for the latest weather ...

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News From Frankfort and 2016 Session

On Friday, Kentucky Governor Matt Bevin sent a “cease and desist” letter to a planned parenthood center in Louisville which was reportedly operating without a state license. House minority floor leader and local state representative Jeff Hoover spoke to the Frankfort media on the issue after forcing a first reading of ...

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Margie Oliver, age 97, of Jamestown

Margie Oliver, 97, of Jamestown,  passed away Thursday, February 4, 2016, at the Fair Oaks Nursing Home. Funeral Services for Margie Oliver will be at 2:00 pm Sunday, February 7, 2016, at H.E. Pruitt Memory Chapels in Jamestown with Bro. Rod Lawless officiating.    Friends may visit after 12 Noon ...

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Lillian Louise Luttrell, age 75, of Russell Springs

Lillian Louise Luttrell, age 75, of Russell Springs, died Thursday, February 4, 2016 at the Jean Waddle Care Center in Somerset. Funeral service for Lillian Louise Luttrell will be 10:00am Tuesday, February 9, 2016 at the Bernard Funeral Home Chapel in Russell Springs with Bro. Jason Walters officiating.    Visitation ...

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Coat Giveaway this Saturday at RS Christian Church

Russell Springs Christian Church and the Russell county Hospital are teaming together to have a coat and clothing giveaway this Saturday.   Tony Stephens, pastor of the Russell Springs Christian Church, says the coats were collected by the hospital recently, and the church will open its door from 9am to ...

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Laker Sports Report for Friday, February 5th

Last night, the Laker swim team ended their season by defeating Monroe County.  Lexi Edwards broke her 100m breaststroke record.   The Laker Dive team will travel to the University of Kentucky on Saturday for a competition.    The Laker swim team will now prepare for their regional meet, which ...

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Janet Larverne Lawless, age 71, of Jamestown

Janet Larverne (Rogers) Lawless, age 71, of Jamestown, died Wednesday, February 3, 2016 at the Russell County Hospital. Funeral service for Janet Larverne Lawless will be at 2:00 pm Sunday, February 7, 2016 at the Bernard Funeral Home Chapel in Russell Springs with Rev. Ed Parton and Bro. Roger Garner ...

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Colene Gosser Wade, age 87, formerly of Russell County

Colene Gosser Wade, age 87, of Lynchburg, Virginia, formerly of Russell Springs, died Wednesday, January 27, 2016 at the Heritage Green Nursing Home in Lynchburg. Funeral services for Colene Gosser Wade will be 12pmNoon Saturday, February 6, 2016 at the Bernard Funeral Home Chapel in Russell Springs with Bro. Joe ...

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