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Jamestown Officer, Two Others Escape Serious Injury

Tpr. Jason Warinner is investigating a collision that occurred Saturday, January 30 at 9:47 AM. 35-year-old Melissa Kessinger was operating an eastbound 2006 Pontiac on KY 92 and failed to yield the right of way at the intersection of US 127. Kessinger pulled into the path of a 2013 Dodge ...

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Sheriff Department Makes Arrest on Drug and Other Charges

On Friday, January 29, 2016, at approximately 9:20 a.m. Sheriff Clete McAninch and Deputies, along with members of both the Jamestown and Russell Springs Police Departments, assisted Deputy U.S. Marshal Frank Keyton in apprehending Alfonso Morales, 18, formerly of Versailles. Alfonso Morales was being sought on a Burglary 1st Degree ...

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Governor Bevin Lays Out Budget Proposal; Reaction from Hoover

Tuesday night, new Governor Matt Bevin gave his first state budget address to the Kentucky General Assembly in Frankfort. Frankfort reporter Keith West talked with House Minority Floor Leader Jeff Hoover after the Governor’s address.    West filed a report from the state capitol.   You can hear the entire ...

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Smoking Cessation at Russell County Hospital

The next smoking cessation class sponsored by the Russell County Hospital will start next month. The class has been successful for many persons throughout the community, Teressa Spaw recently shared with WJRS Local News details on the upcoming class.   You can hear the entire interview and get more information ...

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Jack & Jack Insurance GO or NO GO Report for Tuesday Jan.26th

Jack & Jack Insurance GO or NO GO Report. Jack & Jack is located at 2395 N. Main Street in Jamestown, call 270-343-5363   NO school in Russell County for Tuesday Jan.26th Russell County Circuit Court or Grand Jury canceled Russell County Judicial Center will open at 10am Russell County ...

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Saturday Fire Claims Two Lives in Nancy Community

Two persons were killed Saturday afternoon in a fire at their home in the Nancy community of Pulaski county.    According to reports, the Nancy Fire Department was called to a single level, small house, but when the firefighters arrived, the home was completely engulfed in flames.   It is ...

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