Laker 7th grade finishes season 28-1, make Final Four
In Feb.14-20 Issue
In the Kentucky Basketball Association's Middle School
Basketball State Tournament played last week and early this week in Lexington,
the RussellCountyMiddle School 7th graders advanced
to the semi-finals of the 48-team tournament before finishing their season
Richard Smith sentenced to 20 years for Oaks killing
In Feb. 14-20 issue JAMESTOWN - Brandy Oaks was shot and killed September 24, 2003 and three men accused in the crime were in court this week. Tuesday, Richard Collins and Ottis Foster entered Alford pleas in Russell Circuit Court to the crime of complicity to facilitate murder.
In Feb. 14-20 issue JAMESTOWN - The payment of county bills took the lead role at Monday's Fiscal Court meeting at the courthouse, with Judge-Executive Mickey Garner and Assistant County Attorney Jeff Eastham discussing the legal role of the county attorney to the payment of the court's bills.
In Feb. 14-20 issue JAMESTOWN - A break-in at Grider Drugs on Feb. 6 has resulted in more allegations being filed at court by James S. Faller II. Faller filed a motion for an immediate restraining order against Russell Springs Police Chief Joseph M Irvin and Kentucky Bureau of Investigation Agent John Dudinskie.
Weatherman Daniel Wilson reports the storms and aftermath
In Feb. 14-20 issue Daniel Wilson, weather specialist at radio station WHVE -92.7 FM, known as "the Wave," said he believes last week's severe weather serves as a wake-up call to people in Russell County to be more aware when weather takes a turn for the worst. And he has the debris to prove it.
In Feb. 14-20 issue ELI - A Russell County man was killed Sunday afternoon when he lost control of his motorcycle and crashed in the Eli community, according to information from the Kentucky State Police.
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