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Alvin Hitch, age 76, of Russell Springs

Alvin Hitch, age 76, of Russell Springs, died Friday at the Russell County Hospital Hospice Unit. Funeral service for Alvin Hitch will be 10amCT, Monday, July 13, 2015 at the Bernard Funeral Home Chapel, 367 N Main Street, Russell Springs, KY, with Bro. Larry Johnson officiating. Visitation will be 4pm-8pmCT, Sunday, July 10, 2015. Burial in the Haven Hill Cemetery, 1276 Liberty Road,...

Ernest Hammond, age 90, of Jamestown

Ernest Lee Hammond, age 90, of Russell County, died Wednesday. Funeral services for Ernest Lee Hammond will be 10amCT, Saturday, July 11, 2015 at the Bernard Funeral Home Chapel in Russell Springs with Bro. Bodie Emerson and Bro. Robert Morris . Visitation will be after 5pmCT Friday at the funeral home with burial in the Dixon Cemetery with full military honors. He was born December 5,...

Jamestown Police Department Warns of Pos...

The City of Jamestown police department is advising citizens to be on the lookout for a potential scam which may be underway.    According to a press release by the Jamestown Police department, a person claiming to seal blacktop driveways has approached several residents recently.   The police department claims the sealant is not good and is defective.   The person is reported as a...

High Winds Cause Some Damage in Russell ...

High winds from a severe thunderstorm yesterday afternoon left some damage across various parts of Russell County.    Reports were received by WJRS News yesterday afternoon of trees uprooted and some power lines down around the French Valley area, Geneva Drive area in the Middletown community, Fonthill, Bernard Ridge area, and also Bottoms Road area.   Severe thunderstorms are possible...

Russell Springs Council Refuses Ordinanc...

The Russell Springs City Council chose not to pass an ordinance raising water and sewer rates for customers following the ordinance’s second reading at their regular monthly meeting on Thursday night.   Details on WJRS Local news on Friday

Ima Gene McClure, age 90, of Jamestown

Ima Gene McClure, age 90, of Jamestown passed away July 8 , 2015 at the home of her daughter in Columbia, Kentucky. Visitation will be on Friday, July 10th, from 5-9pmCT at H.E. Pruitt Memory Chapels in Jamestown, and will continue on July 11th from 9amCT until funeral services begin at 11amCT at the Jamestown Christian Church. She was a 1943 graduate of Overton County High School and...

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