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Cruisin': Sonic Car Show & More
In July 4 Issue
Russell County News
This past Saturday Sonic Drive In in Russell Springs held their 2nd annual Car Show at the famous American Drive in.
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In My Opinion ... by Ron Phillips
In July 4 Issue
Russell County News
Oh, What a World; What a World!  Many of you may remember that those words were uttered my The Wicked Witch of the West (Margaret Hamilton) in the “Wizard of Oz” when Dorothy (Judy Garland) threw the water on her to put the fire out. 
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Debbie does Discourse
In July 4 Issue
Russell County News
Lately I have been “lost” both literally and figuratively. I have a condition that I call dyslexia of direction. If it’s pitch dark I could completely get lost in my own back yard.
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Troops take a break from war zone, go fishing on Lake Cumberland
In July 2 Issue
The peaceful morning waters of Lake Cumberland are a far cry from the gunfire and the extreme heat of the Middle East or the following of military commands so many of our troops have been used to the past nine years.
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Video of suspect in burglaries could lead to arrest in RS
In July 2 Issue
There were two burglaries and one attempted break-in in Russell Springs Sunday night.
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Wreck yields felony arrest, sends four to hospital
In July 2 Issue
A woman sits in the Russell County Jail after the wreck she was in sent her 6-year-old son and a niece to UK Medical Center by helicopter Saturday.
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Court proceeding with new jail preparations
In July 2 Issue
The Russell County Fiscal Court voted to approve a $205,000 advance on the pending $5 million bond for jail construction to address bills presently accruing for work being done on the project.
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Tupman says farewell to school board
In July 2 Issue
In a special called meeting the Russell County School board recognized the 35 years of service by Carole Tupman.
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Murder, other indictments handed down by jury
In July 2 Issue
Murder, theft and assault indictments were returned this week by the Russell County Grand Jury.
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Bad month in a good year at RCH
In July 2 Issue
Board members were told Tuesday nigh that the hospital had only its second month this fiscal year with an operating loss in May.
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Smith arrested for cultivating marijuana
In July 2 Issue
Avalee Smith, 50, was arrested at his Russell Springs home Monday and charged with cultivating marijuana 5 plants or more, possession of marijuana, possession of drug paraphernalia and trafficking in marijuana less than 8 oz.
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Summer day camp production
In July 2 Issue
Russell County Schools Family Resource Centers, 21st Century Community Learning Center and Lake Cumberland Health Department Summer Day Camp have worked together to bring local children summer camp since 2004, said Susan Melton.
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Warriner signs to play at Cumberlands
In July 2 Issue
Former Russell County baseball standout Quinton Warriner has signed to play baseball at the University of the Cumberlands, according to Laker Head Coach David Rexroat.
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EKU signee Emerson wins State Am
In July 2 Issue
Former Russell County Lady Laker golf standout April Emerson defeated Lydia Gumm, Kentucky’s Miss Golf the past two seasons, in the championship match of the 83rd Women’s State Amateur at Cherry Blossom Golf and Country Club on Friday in a sudden-death playoff.
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From My Window ... by I.C. Toowell
In July 2 Issue
Gosh, has is been a rough week for the rich and famous. Each day there is another one passing away.
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Freedoms becoming less and less!
In July 2 Issue
We have always held great respect and appreciation for our freedom and independence.
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Family farming: the younger generation gets in on the act
In June 27 Issue
Russell County News
While many kids are spending their summer vacationing, two Russell County youths, Kelsey West and Jesse York are working in family businesses - farming.
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Debbie does Discourse
In June 27 Issue
Russell County News
Before I get to this week's topic, I must first recommend and give due praise to “You're a Good Man Charlie Brown” the Broadway musical.
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Thoughts from the Lower 40: Keep Off the Grass
In June 27 Issue
Russell County News
It got worse, you know. There are times when I get WAY out there.
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Cruisin': The Station Wagon
In June 27 Issue
Russell County News
At this year’s events, I was really surprised to see so many station wagons restored and brought back to life.
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In My Opinion ... by Ron Phillips
In June 27 Issue
Russell County News
“We’re no longer a Christian nation.”  These words were uttered recently in a speech given by our President.
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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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Phone: 270-343-5700
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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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