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PC Maroons take out Lakers, 40-23
In Sept. 18-24 Issue
The Pulaski County Maroons (1-2) defeated the visiting Russell County Lakers (1-2) Friday night, 40-23, in a tough battle which saw the Lakers give ground late.
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RCMS Lady Lakers win big over Metcalfe, C-ville
In Sept. 18-24 Issue
On Monday, the 6th grade Lady Lakers won 20-12, 7th grade won 35-14 and 8th grade won 31-23 over Metcalfe County.
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Judy Antle makes last BASS tour stop in Georgia this week
In Sept. 18-24 Issue
Judy Antle headed out last week to fish the last stop on the Women’s Bassmaster tour for 2008 at Clarks Hill Lake in Evans, Georgia.
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Lady Lakers continue strong play
In Sept. 18-24 Issue
The Lady Laker Golf Team was in action on Tuesday evening at Eagle's Nest Country Club. The Lady Lakers came up short being defeated by Somerset and Pulaski County.  
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RCHS Volleyball win recent matchups
In Sept. 18-24 Issue
Last Thursday, the JV beat Lincoln County in two of three games as  RCHS won 21-18 in two straight.
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Lady Laker volleyball gets back on track with wins
In Sept. 11-17 Issue
Coach Sarah Roy’s  Lady Laker volleyball team participated in the Lexington Lafayette Volleyball Tournament  this past weekend.
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Middle School Lakers advance to 7-0
In Sept. 11-17 Issue
The Russell County Middle School Lakers shut out Green County, 22-0, on Tuesday, giving them a 7-0 record on the season.
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RCMS Lady Lakers stride through season
In Sept. 11-17 Issue
The Russell County Middle School 7th and 8th grade Lady Lakers split a doubleheader with Larue County last Thursday.
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Boat flips at 130 mph during Poker Run, killing driver
ONLINE UPDATE, Sept. 6
Not long after the start of the Lake Cumberland Poker Run tragedy struck as a boat flipped, killing one and injuring another.

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Lakers embarrass Rebels, win 56-2

ONLINE UPDATE-Sept. 5

The Russell County Lakers trounced the visiting Rebels of Casey County Friday night, 56-2, in the Lakers' home opener.

The Lakers jumped out to an early lead and never looked back as Coach Bill Sharp was able to play some underclassmen in the game's final minutes.

The Lakers visit the Pulaski County Maroons at 7 p.m. next Friday.

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I.C. TOOWELL: In Sep. 4-10 issue
Some Monday mornings it is just difficult to get things going and to get yourself in gear and motivated. We have found a way to help get past the Monday morning blues and we want to share with you.
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Tara getting another shot at TV
In Sep. 4-10 issue
Former Miss USA and Russell County's own Tara Conner looks to be getting another reality television show gig on MTV, according to reports on several prominent entertainment news Web sites.
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Hospital goes down to wire with Anthem
In Sep. 4-10 issue
RUSSELL SPRINGS - Anthem Insurance, the Blue Cross / Blue Shield provider, and the Russell County Hospital’s administration are at odds over the hospital’s contract, which the hospital has served notice that it is canceling.
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5-year-old 'critical' after burns
In Sep. 4-10 issue
RUSSELL SPRINGS - The Kentucky State Police report they have initiated a “non-criminal investigation” into the events that led to a 5-year-old boy receiving serious burns last weekend.
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‘Popping’ of timbers in old roof structure at Middle School causes concern
In Sep. 4-10 issue
RUSSELL SPRINGS - There were some loud noises, which concerned officials at the Russell County Middle School, which lead to an inspection resulted in children being moved from a classroom and immediate shoring up of the roof's truss system.
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Jamestown woman drowns while swimming in lake
In Sep. 4-10 issue
PLEASANT HILL - A Russell County woman drowned Sunday afternoon in Lake Cumberland while swimming near the Pleasant Hill Boat Ramp, according to Russell County Coroner Larry Skaggs, making this the county's first lake drowning this year.
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Man dies in boat in boat collision with island
In Sep. 4-10 issue
JAMESTOWN - Labor Day weekend was a deadly one on Lake Cumberland as a Lexington man was killed and his passenger seriously injured after midnight Sunday when the boat he was traveling in struck an island on the west end of the main lake at a high speed and flipped, pinning him underneath, according to Russell County Coroner Larry Skaggs.
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WOLF CREEK NATIONAL FISH HATCHERY: Upcoming Event Schedule for September at Wolf Creek National Fish Hatchery
With the fall leaves right around the corner, Wolf Creek National Fish Hatchery has some great upcoming workshops and outreach opportunities to help you get outdoors and enjoy the great weather September is sure to bring! 
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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
(publisher@tjrcn.com)
Managing Editor:
Greg Wells
(editor@tjrcn.com)
News & Sports Editor:
Derek Aaron
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Advertising Manager:
Stephanie Smith
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Business Manager:
Kim Haydon
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Production Manager:
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Jamestown Office:
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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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