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There are Now Nine Confirmed Flu Cases in Kentucky

The Cabinet for Health and Family Services in Kentucky says most of those are in Louisville, along with one in northern Kentucky, and one in north central Kentucky. There have been no lab confirmed cases here in the Lake Cumberland Area. Kentucky’s lists its current flu activity level as sporadic. ...

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Flags have been Directed to be Lowered to Half Staff

In accordance with the proclamation by United States President Donald Trump, and with respect for those who lost their lives in the Las Vega massacre, Governor Matt Bevin has directed both American and State flags at all state office buildings be lowered to half staff beginning immediately until sunset on ...

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Bobby Lee Garner, age 61, of Jamestown

Bobby Lee Garner, age 61, of Jamestown, passed away Monday, October 2nd, 2017 at his residence. He is survived by: Two Sisters- Dorothy Holt of Jamestown and JoAnn Zimmerman of New Jersey Two Brothers- Ollion Garner of Russell Springs and Carlos Garner of Indiana Several nieces and nephews also survive. ...

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Laker Sports Report, Wednesday, October 4th


On Monday the Lady Laker Volleyball team faced off against McCreary Central. The Freshman won both matches 21-17. The JV also fared well against McCreary Central winning both of their matches 21-18 and 21-17. Finally in the Varsity match up Russell County would go over McCreary Central 25-14, 25-2.   ...

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The Road Work on Main Street in Russell Springs has been Delayed


Due to a delay with machinery the paving operations that were set to begin tomorrow (Tuesday) will now begin on Thursday, October 5th on Main Street (KY 379) in Russell Springs. A contractor for the Kentucky Transportation Cabinet is scheduled to perform milling operations later this week on Thursday and ...

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Kentucky State Police Post 15 out of Columbia is Having a Fundraiser

“Runnin’ Signal Nine 5K” will be taking place on October 14th, starting at 8:00 am at the Columbia / Adair County Chamber of Commerce, 201 Burkesville Street in Columbia. All proceeds go to Shop with a Trooper. Pre-register until October 6th, registration is $20. Registration begins at 7:00 am. All ...

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