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Shop Small Day

Tomorrow is Small Business Saturday also known as Shop Small Day, to help support small local businesses across the nation. WJRS News spoke with Russell County Chamber of Commerce President Eric West who wants to encourage listeners to support local businesses by shopping at home during the holidays.

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Russell County Courthouse

Don’t forget the Russell County Courthouse will be closed the remained of the weekend for the Thanksgiving Holiday. The court house will be open back up Monday at the regular business hours.

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KSP Increasing Enforcement Efforts

Thanksgiving is the most dangerous holiday of the year for motorists, according to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA). This includes the four-day holiday driving period surrounding that date when heavy traffic, weather and long-distance road trips combine to create severe travel conditions. Often, family celebrations include alcohol, which ...

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The 2016 General Election Votes Has Been Certified

 The State Board of Elections on Tuesday certified vote totals from the November 8, 2016, general election and issued certificates of election to candidates who received the highest number of votes, completing the official administration process of the statewide election. Detailed official results are available at Approximately 1.95 million Kentuckians, ...

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127 Relocation Project

Bids will be opened December 9 to construct the first section of a U.S. 127 relocation project that eventually will route the highway across a new bridge over the Cumberland River below Wolf Creek Dam and divert much of the traffic from atop the mile-long earthen and concrete structure that ...

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Anchor University

Today on WJRS we wrap up our conversation with Robin Rixon the counselor at the Russell County High School for College and Career Readiness on Dual Credits and the success of the program at the school. Rixon says the new Anchor University has had a successful first year and gives ...

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