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Ralph D. Roy, age 75, of Jamestown

Ralph D. Roy, age 75, of Jamestown, a longtime business man and having served in the National Guard passed away Wednesday, October 11th, 2017 at the Jean Waddle Care Center in Somerset. He is survived by: His Wife- Wilma Roy of Jamestown Daughter- Deana Grider of Jamestown One Sister- Sandra ...

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Laker Sports Report, Friday, October 13th


The Russell County Mighty Lakers are at home tonight against Wayne County. Voice of Mighty Laker Football Tony Kerr talks to Coach Bill Sharp about tonight’s matchup.

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A New Business is Coming to Russell County

(Photo courtesy of Mike Scales) The announcement came from Mayor Eric Selby during last nights City Council meeting. The business will be in the former Taco Bell building in the Key Village Shopping Center. Selby also discussed the 2017 tax bills and the recent meeting in Alabama concerning ways ...

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A Day Just for Kids is Coming up this Saturday

The event was put together by the Lake Cumberland Breakaway Project. They’ll be a lot of fun activities lined up for the kids as well as a message presented to the kids to fight drug addiction. Jason Edmonds was in our WJRS Studios Thursday and discussed the event.

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September Activity Report for KSP Post 15 in Columbia

During the month of September, there were 18 traffic accidents investigated by the State Police working in the Post 15 area, that serves Russell and 11 other counties in the region. There were two fatal collisions during the month of September in the Post 15 area, This brings our yearly ...

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You Have a Chance to Win a Weekend Getaway

The Lake Cumberland – Russell County Tourist Commission currently has a weekend getaway they are giving to one lucky person. Tourist Director Janette Marson tells us how to get eligible to win. You must be 21 to participate, but other than that everyone has a chance to win.

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