Two people were arrested Tuesday evening. Ormit Kelsey, age 38, of Russell Springs, was arrested and charged with strangulation first degree, unlawful imprisonment second degree, assault fourth degree dating violence, and resisting arrest. Kelsey was arrested […]
Every year during the second week of April, the telecommunications personnel in the public safety community, are honored. This week-long event, initially set up in 1981, is a time to celebrate and thank those who […]
Russell County Judge Executive Gary Robertson announced a couple appointments to local boards this week. Aaron Poynter was appointed to the Ethics Board and Chad Gosser was appointed to the Airport Board. Gosser replaces Gary […]
David Rexroat knows a thing or two about winning baseball games. A homegrown Laker, Rexroat has been at the helm of the Russell County High School Laker Baseball program for 19 seasons and on Monday […]
The Russell County Fiscal Court took one of the first steps toward the beginning of a solar project in Russell County that could pay big dividends in the future. The court approved a resolution to […]
The United States Centers for Disease Control and U.S. Food and Drug Administration have placed a temporary pause on the administration of the one-shot Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 vaccine. The pause comes as there have […]
The Russell County Middle School Baseball team defeated Casey County 16-6 on Monday. Parker Riggins picked up the win for the Lakers. Owen Loy earned the save for the Lakers.
The Russell County JV Baseball team defeated Wayne County 11-7 Monday. Trace Stringer picked up the win on the mound, pitching 2 1/3 innings, striking out two and giving up six runs. Wyatt Dye came […]