Authorities are investigating an apparent drowning that occurred in Wayne County Monday night. According to Z93 in Monticello, Wayne County Coroner Gordon Hicks pronounced a 74-year-old male from Louisville dead at the scene. The incident […]
Russell County Judge Executive Gary Robertson has proclaimed Saturday, Nov. 14 as Maxine Back Bledsoe Day in recognition of her 99th birthday. Whereas, Maxine Back Bledsoe was born on November 14, 1921 in Creelsboro, Kentucky. […]
The Russell County Fiscal Court held its regular monthly meeting Monday evening. County Judge Executive Gary Robertson spoke with WJRS News after the meeting.
Being in any type of leadership position during the COVID-19 pandemic is extremely difficult. Tough decisions have to be made and these decisions aren’t always going to be popular. In a situation that has become […]
Gov. Andy Beshear again expressed concern about schools in red zone counties continuing with in-person instruction. The comments came after Beshear read a written question that he said was from a school administrator in a […]
A flag raising ceremony will be held in downtown Jamestown on Monument Square on Wednesday, Nov. 11. The ceremony will begin at 2 p.m. and is being held in recognition of Veterans Day.
The Russell County Fiscal Court unanimously approved appointments to the tourism and extension boards at a meeting Monday evening. Michael Kennedy, general manager at State Dock, was appointed to the tourism board. Kennedy will fill […]
It’s been a busy few days for the Jamestown Fire Department. Fire Chief Jeff Landers told WJRS News firefighters with the department have been called out to multiple fires since last Friday. Fire crews were […]