Several Laker athletic teams are in action tonight. The Lady Laker Volleyball team heads to Casey County for matchups this evening, with varsity scheduled to get underway around 6 p.m.. The Lady Laker Soccer team […]
Russell County Hospital CEO Scott Thompson said this week’s meeting of the hospital’s board of directors was an important one for the local healthcare facility’s medical staff. Thompson spoke to WJRS NEWS about what the […]
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers in Nashville is evaluating measures and alternatives to manage and prevent the spread of invasive carp in Kentucky’s Cumberland River, the Tennessee River, and several other waterways in Tennessee, […]
A group of volunteer rescue divers that recently found a sunken two-decades old helicopter in Lake Cumberland has been at it again. According to Russell County Sheriff Derek Polston, earlier this week divers found a […]
Those who aren’t yet registered to vote now have less than two weeks left to register. The last day to register for the general election is Tuesday, Oct. 11. Online registration through elect.ky.gov, must be […]
The deadline is soon approaching for those who want to be a Kentucky State Trooper in 2023. KSP is accepting applications for both traditional and the law enforcement accelerated program for cadet class 103. The […]
The Russell County Ambulance Service Board of Directors will hold a special-called meeting Friday, September 30th at noon. The meeting will be held at the EMS building on Ferco Way in Jamestown.
Phyllis Janet Richards was born July 13, 1947, in Columbia, and passed away on September 26, 2022, in Lexington. She was a retired homemaker who had resided in Russell County her entire life, and was […]