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Governor shifts Lake Cumberland and Dale Hollow money to horse park
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Gov. Steve Beshear announced Friday that he would take nearly $29 million intended for the state park system and use it instead for improvements at the Kentucky Horse Park, which is host of the 2010 World Equestrian Games. Beshear pulled money that was intended to pay for improvements at at least 10 state parks. More than $15 million of that money would have been used for improvements at Dale Hollow Lake State Resort Park near Burkesville. Another $5 million would have been used to build a conference center at Lake Cumberland State Resort Park.
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Father, son arrested after bottle of alcohol found during traffic stop leads to home
In Jan. 24-30, 2008 issue
RUSSELL SPRINGS - A traffic stop lead to a search warrant which police say yielded numerous bottles of alcohol and cases of beer very early Monday morning.
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Baseball season is around the corner
In Jan. 24-30, 2008 issue
With the cold weather the past few days, it is hard to imagine spring weather and the sound of a baseball hitting an aluminum bat, but that day is getting close.
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New church basketball league forming in county
In Jan. 24-30, 2008 issue
A new men’s church basketball league has been formed for Monday and Tuesday nights from February 18-April 1, according to Jason “Bucky” Walters, coordinator of the league.
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Lakers pound Warriors, Lady Lakers fall
In Jan. 24-30, 2008 issue
The Russell County Laker and Lady Laker basketball teams split games as they traveled to Albany last Friday to take the rival Clinton County Bulldogs.
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Lady Lakers win, Lakers lose games at Clinton County
In Jan. 24-30, 2008 issue
The Russell County Laker and Lady Laker basketball teams split games as they traveled to Albany last Friday to take the rival Clinton County Bulldogs.Clinton Co.
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Mighty Lakers hold 2007 Football Banquet at Lindsey Wilson College
In Jan. 24-30, 2008 issue
The 2007 Russell County Mighty Laker football team held their annual end-of-the-season banquet last Thursday at Lindsey Wilson College’s Cramner Dining Center.
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Freshman Classic a success
In Jan. 24-30, 2008 issue
The first ever Lady Laker Freshman Basketball Classic was held this past Saturday at the Russell County High and Middle Schools with Somerset coming out victorious in the 8-team tournament, according to Lady Laker Head Coach Craig Pippen.
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RCMS Lakers victorious at Green
In Jan. 24-30, 2008 issue
The Russell County Middle School Lakers visited Green County last week, putting away the Dragons in both the 7th and 8th grade games.
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Burglar bagged in closet
In Jan. 24-30, 2008 issue
JAMESTOWN - A Jamestown man was arrested Tuesday shortly before 3 p.m. Police report he was apprehended after allegedly breaking into a house at the corner of Gains and West Cumberland Avenues in Jamestown.
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Rock and roll at dam
In Jan. 24-30, 2008 issue
WOLF CREEK DAM - After a serious rock-fall earlier in the month, officials with the Kentucky Transportation Cabinet ordered barriers to be placed along U.S. 127 on the south side of Wolf Creek Dam to protect motorists.
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Russell County Hospital income is down
In Jan. 24-30, 2008 issue
RUSSELL SPRINGS - The Russell County Hospital's financial report was alarming to at least one of the board's members when it was presented during their monthly meeting.
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Jamestown wants to buy site for new City Hall
In Jan. 24-30, 2008 issue
RUSSELL SPRINGS - An offer by the City of Jamestown to purchase the Monin building there also known as the Jamestown Clinic was accepted by the Russell County Hospital's board of directors.
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The Times Journal is a weekly newspaper issued on Thursdays. It was first published on October 13, 1949, by Andrew J. and Terry Norfleet.
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P.O. Box 190
120 Wilson St.
Russell Springs KY 42642
Phone: 270-866-3191
Fax: 270-866-3198
Russell County News is a weekly newspaper issued on Saturdays, and is mailed free to every address in Russell County, Ky. It was first published on February 1, 1913.
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404 Monument Square
Jamestown KY 42629
Phone: 270-343-5700
Publisher:
David Davenport
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Managing Editor:
Greg Wells
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News & Sports Editor:
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Business Manager:
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PUBLIC MEETINGS
Members of the public may attend meetings. Boards or agencies may schedule other meetings at special times, but are required to notify the public.
FISCAL COURT: 2nd Monday of month, 6 p.m. in the Courthouse
RUSSELL SPRINGS CITY: 2nd Thursday of month, 6 p.m. in the City Hall Municipal Room
JAMESTOWN CITY: 3rd Thursday of month, 6 p.m. in basement meeting room at City Hall
SCHOOL BOARD: 3rd Monday of month, 6:30 p.m., Board of Education office in Jamestown
LIBRARY BOARD: 2nd Tuesday of month, 5 p.m. at Jamestown Library
AIRPORT BOARD: 1st Tuesday of month, 5 p.m. at Airport
TOURISM COMMISSION: 2nd Wednesday of month, 12:30 p.m. at Tourism Office
CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: 3rd Tuesday of month, noon at The Cove restaurant
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