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Guilty plea in murder of Oakes
In Jan. 17-23, 2008 issue
JAMESTOWN - A Jabez man has pled guilty to murder in connection with a shooting that occured more than four years ago. Tuesday in Russell Circuit Court, Richard M. Smith, 28, pleaded guilty to shooting Brandy Oakes on September 24th, 2003.
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Snow says not guilty of abuse
In Jan. 17-23, 2008 issue
A Russell County man that has been charged with numerous sexual crimes entered a plea of "not guilty" Tuesday morning through Attorney David Zorin during his arraignment in the Russell Circuit Courtroom.
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Judge reveals more funding after votes
In Jan. 17-23, 2008 issue
JAMESTOWN - After being asked to hire a new employee for the recycling center, make a donation to a children's program and pay-up on promises to the local fire departments, the members of the Russell County Fiscal Court were told the county wouldn't be in the red this year after receiving $110,946 from the Lake Cumberland concession fees paid to the Army Corps of Engineers.
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Garner seeks power over dispatch office
In Jan. 17-23, 2008 issue
JAMESTOWN - County Judge-Executive Mickey Garner this week asked the fiscal court to take the power to oversee operations away from the 911 Dispatch Board.
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Magistrates hire new worker for recycling center
In Jan. 17-23, 2008 issue
JAMESTOWN - The members of the fiscal court approved adding another full time position at the county's recycling center during their regular monthly meeting.
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Green is their bag
In Jan. 17-23, 2008 issue
RUSSELL SPRINGS - Students in Mrs. Vickie Blakey's new Environmental Science class at Russell County High School have decided to make a difference in the community and world, by recycling.
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City amends zoning regulations for trailer parks
In Jan. 17-23, 2008 issue
RUSSELL SPRINGS - The City Commission accepted all three text amendments for zoning regulations including requirements for trailer parks in the city limits during last Thursday's regular monthly meeting.
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Westlake Regional Hospital expansion plans revealed
In Jan. 17-23, 2008 issue
COLUMBIA, Ky. - Westlake Regional Hospital presented major expansion and renovation plans to the Adair Fiscal Court recently as their finalized plans were made public.
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Catfish Shack back
In Jan. 17-23, 2008 issue
JAMESTOWN - A restaurant aimed at serving the best catfish in the county has re-opened in Jamestown, and its management is sure you'll agree with them.
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Lakers drop away games to Metcalfe, Cumberland
In Jan. 10-16, 2008 issue
The Mighty Lakers played two tough teams in Metcalfe County (11-1) and Cumberland County (5-9) on back to back nights last week, losing both in completely different fashions.
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New officers installed
Online update --
The officers of Russell Lodge A&FM #284 were installed Jan. 10 in Jamestown.
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Lady Lakers lose two last week
In Jan. 10-16, 2008 issue
The Lady Lakers (5-9) and Coach Craig Pippen visited Metcalfe County (7-7) and Cumberland County (13-1) last week, coming home with two losses but gaining some very valuable experience.
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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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FISCAL COURT: 2nd Monday of month, 6 p.m. in the Courthouse
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JAMESTOWN CITY: 3rd Thursday of month, 6 p.m. in basement meeting room at City Hall
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AIRPORT BOARD: 1st Tuesday of month, 5 p.m. at Airport
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