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WJRS Food For Needy Drive Continues

It is a tradition in Russell County each year at Christmas and this year is no exception.  The annual WJRS Food For Needy Drive is continuing this week as local persons contribute canned and non-perishable food items to help provide food to Russell County families on Christmas Eve.  Last year, ...

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Six Deaths on KY Roads Last Week

Preliminary statistics indicate that six people died in six separate crashes on Kentucky roadways from Monday, December 14 through Sunday, December 20, 2009.  Five of the crashes involved motor vehicles and one victim was not wearing a seat belt. Single-fatality crashes occurred in Barren, Fayette, Hardin, Henderson and Wayne counties.  One ...

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Jamestown To Seek Court Ruling On Alcohol Sales

The City of Jamestown says it will seek a clarification from the Russell Circuit Court regarding last month’s wet-dry election in two Jamestown precincts. Meeting tonight, Jamestown Mayor Brooks Bates said that neither he nor the Council were taking a position and expressed that there seemed to be much confusion ...

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Russell Co. Splits District Doubleheader With Clinton Co.

Thursday, December 17, 2009 — In high school basketball action tonight, the Russell County Lakers and Lady Lakers went on the road to Clinton County for their first district matchups of the season. In the boys game, the Lakers defeated Clinton County 70 to 58. Five Laker players scored in ...

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