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A Local Church has been Burglarized

The Russell County Sheriff’s Department is asking for the public’s help with an investigation into the burglary of the Faith General Independent Church on KY 76 West in the Webbs Crossroads community. The burglary occurred sometime between the evening of Sunday, August 27th and the evening of Wednesday, August 30th, ...

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Earlier this Year a New Non-Profit Organization Called ArtWorks Opened in Jamestown

There has been a lot of interest in the group from people around the community…WJRS News spoke Wednesday to Marissa Ramsey with the organization, who tells us all about them. http://lakercountry.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/08/Ramsey-8-31-17-1.mp3 Ramsey tells us they’ll be sign ups for new classes soon at the location in Jamestown. http://lakercountry.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/08/Ramsey-8-31-17-2.mp3

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Two Russell Springs Men were Arrested on Drug Related Charges Tuesday Night


Photo courtesy of the Sheriff’s Department  Around 9:45 p.m. Deputy Ethan Pike stopped a car on Weston Road for an equipment violation. While approaching the vehicle, Deputy Pike observed the driver making movements that caused the Deputy to believe the driver was attempting to conceal something. Further investigation resulted in ...

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