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Two Treated at RCH Following Rear-End Co...

A rear-end collision Friday afternoon in Russell Springs sent two women to the Russell County Hospital Emergency Room. RSPD Asst. Police Chief Jamie Rogers told WJRS NEWS the accident occurred at 4:30 p.m. at the end of the on-ramp to the west-bound lanes of the Louie B. Nunn Cumberland Parkway when a car driven by Kierra Priest, 20, of Radcliff rear-ended a SUV being operated by...

Van Robertson, 64, of Russell Springs

Van Robertson, age 64, of Russell Springs, died Thursday morning at his residence. He was a veteran of the United States Army, having served in the Vietnam War. He is survived by: His Wife Vicki Robertson Four Children Brandon Robertson, Dalton Robertson, Heather Selby & Krystle Robertson (all of Russell Springs) One Sister & One Brother Ann Blakey & Danny Robertson (both...

Bruce Powell, 55, of Russell Springs

Bruce Powell, age 55, of Russell Springs, died Tuesday, November 11, 2014 at the Russell County Hospital Emergency Room. He is survived by: His Mother Vada Powell One Sister & One Brother Tamara Powell Delk & Roger Powell (both of Russell Springs) The family chose cremation with a memorial service to be held Saturday, November 15, 2014 at 2:00 p.m. at the Mt. Calvary Baptist...

Albany, Liberty Men Escape Custody in Ad...

Local and area police are searching for two inmates that “walked away” from the Adair County Regional Jail’s Class “D” facility Tuesday night.  Video surveillance shows the two inmates walked out the front door of the minimum security facility at 8:04 p.m., however, their absence wasn’t discovered until a “routine bed check” was conducted about 50 minutes later. Police are looking...

Man Says County Responsible for Lost Rev...

A Russell Springs man wants county government to reimburse him for losses he says is the direct result of a rendering plant being allowed to locate and operate in his neighborhood earlier this year. David McGowan owns several rental properties north of Russell Springs, near the location A & S Proteins operated for a few months earlier this year. The controversial animal processing...

Gilbert Grider, 63, of Russell Springs

Gilbert Grider, age 63, of Russell Springs, died Tuesday, November 11, 2014 in Columbus, Indiana. He is survived by: Three Daughters Brittany Grider (Indianapolis, IN) Courtney Tippey (Beech Grove, IN) Kimberly Jaussaud (Indianapolis, IN) One Son Jay Grider (Indianapolis, IN) ne Sister & One Brother Polly Mann (Jamestown) Phillip Grider (New Whiteland, IN) Other Survivors 7...

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