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Wednesday, Apr. 16, 2014 — RUSSELL SPRINGS & JAMESTOWN, KENTUCKY — russellcounty.net
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Wolf Creek Dam work progressing
In June 18 Issue
According to government officials and the company doing the work things are going well, and rumors are not to be believed.
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Question of threat to fish
In June 18 Issue
Two years ago, when the water level was first lowered to the 680 foot above sea level mark changes had to me made to the fishing regulations on the Cumberland River.
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Fair reaches its conclusion
In June 18 Issue
Jaycee member Robbie Morgan was the fair manager this year, and a few days after all the events came to an end, and cleanup was still underway, he called this year's Russell County Jaycees Fair a success.
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From my Window ... by I.C. Toowell
In June 18 Issue
The storms of the past few days have certainly been getting our attention.
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Want your stimulus stimulated ... read on
In June 18 Issue
Senator Tom Coburn, Oklahoma, this week released a list of the several questionable stimulus projects and it certainly gives us a lot of faith in our government.
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Same location, same look, new name — Manners
In June 18 Issue
Last Thursday, Manners Café & Soda Shop opened on the square in Jamestown giving some a glimpse into the past and others a stroll down memory lane.
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UCB holds grand opening
In June 18 Issue
The Russell County United Citizens Bank branch held their grand opening event June 12th, with a big turnout to eat the barbecue, burgers and hot dogs.
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Black named Honorable Mention All-State
In June 18 Issue
Russell County High School senior Adam Black, the Laker’s ace pitcher this past season, was honored as Honorable Mention All-State this week by the Kentucky High School Baseball Coaches Association.
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U.S. Senate Candidate makes stop in Russell County
In June 13 Issue
Russell County News
Darlene Fitzgerald Price brought her campaign for the U.S. Senate to Russell County this past weekend.  
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Thoughts from the Lower 40: A Crowning Achievement
In June 13 Issue
Russell County News
Dag-gummit, I’m the "Man of the House," I put my foot down, and that’s all there was to it.
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Cruisin': A True Story
In June 13 Issue
Russell County News
I have been a car lover with a big heart ever since I was a little boy. This is a true story about myself from the 1950’s when I was about 8 years old.
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In My Opinion ... by Ron Phillips
In June 13 Issue
Russell County News
Too busy for a friend?  We become so caught up in our own daily lives that we sometimes forget to pay attention to our friends and family.
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Debbie does Discourse
In June 13 Issue
Russell County News
I hate labels of all kinds from food, clothes, people to political parties. Our society puts too much emphasis on name brands, labels and social status.
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Russell Springs creating Independence Day Celebration
In June 11 Issue
Despite the cancellation of Jamestown's annual Lakefest celebration, Russell Countians will still be able to celebrate Independence Day in bulk after the city of Russell Springs unanimously voted to put on celebration of their own this year.
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Fair days, weather & fun
In June 11 Issue
The 2009 edition of the Russell County Jaycees Fair began last Saturday night and has been going strong all week with high attendance numbers, according to fair officials.
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Rainbow shines below dam
In June 11 Issue
Beautiful, temperate spring weather and thousands of trout waiting to be caught, brought out a record crowd last Saturday to the 23rd annual Kids' Catch a Rainbow fishing derby at Wolf Creek National Fish Hatchery.
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‘First step’ to $5 million bond
In June 11 Issue
In a small basement room of the courthouse the Russell County Fiscal Court took "basically the first step" toward issuing over $5 million in bonds for the construction of a new jail.
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From my window ... by I. C. Toowell
In June 11 Issue
The Russell  County Fair is underway and we are really disappointed this year.
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Celebrating The Fourth
In June 11 Issue
It appears there will be a 4th of July Celebration as we understand the City of Russell Springs has come forth with plans for a community get-together.
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Lakers fall to Owensboro in semi-state action
In June 11 Issue
The Russell County Laker baseball team’s amazing postseason run has ended.
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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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Jamestown KY 42629
Phone: 270-343-5700
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Managing Editor:
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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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