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An Adair County Man was Arrested on Marijuana Charges Tuesday


A tip from the Russell County Sheriff’s Office resulted in an investigation by the Adair County Sheriffs office and the arrest of 29 year old Jacquelin Moreno, who was arrested on a charge of cultivating marijuana (5 plants or more). On Tuesday, just after 6 pm., Deputy Brandon Hitch and Deputy ...

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Road Work

The State Transportation Department announced Tuesday that the latest round of work on KY 379 will begin closing the roadway during the day over the next few months. The work will again temporarily close a section of KY 379 in Russell County to through traffic beginning at KY 92 and ...

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Scotty E. Copley, age 35, of Russell Springs

Scotty E. Copley, age 35, of Russell Springs, passed away Monday, July 10th, 2017 at his residence. He is survived by: Two Sisters- Margaret and Sherry Copley both of Russell Springs Two Brothers- Gary and Eddie Copley both of Dunnville A host of nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles, and cousins also ...

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A Traffic Stop Late Sunday Resulted in One Arrest on Drug Charges

At 10:43 pm Deputy Burton stopped a Toyota SUV on U.S. 127 near the intersection with KY 80 in Russell Springs. The driver, Christina Carson, 32, of Russell Springs was cited to appear in Russell District Court for several equipment violations. A passenger in the vehicle, Thomas G. Blackburn, 34, ...

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Keep in Mind the Road Closure at Highway 379 will Continue Today


The road work for a shoulder widening project started yesterday and is set to continue today starting at 7:30 this morning and re-opening around 5:00 pm this afternoon. This effects commuters from 379 to through traffic starting at mile point 17.5 (KY 3280, French Valley Road) and ending at mile ...

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Russell County Industrial Development Authority

A special called of the Russell County Industrial Development Authority will take place on Wednesday, July 12th at 8:30 am at Duo County Telephone business headquarters in Jamestown. The purpose of this special called meeting is to discuss an option to purchase.

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