In Apr. 10-16 issue JAMESTOWN - It has been nearly two months since the iconic Jamestown "Doughboy" monument was brought down by a truck that was being operated by an alleged drunk driver. The process to erect a new bronze statue is slowly progressing, according to Jamestown City Attorney Kevin Shearer.
In Apr. 10-16 issue WOLF CREEK DAM - The new Resident Engineer for the Wolf Creek Dam Seepage Project is Tyrone Crear. Crear said he came to this project after 29 years with the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, most recently in the Detroit District. "This is an exciting project and I'm thrilled to be working on it," Crear said. "We're working as hard as we can everyday."
In Apr. 10-16 issue WOLF CREEK - A new name and a new location is one large step closer to becoming a reality as the office and restaurant from Alligator 1 was pushed slowly past Alligator II enroute to its new home at Cave Springs Marina in Jabez last Saturday.
In Apr. 10-16 issue Two of the most popular social networking Web sites are actively being used by thousands of people in Russell County, according to online research of Facebook and MySpace profiles in the area.
In Apr. 10-16 issue JAMESTOWN - The board charged with locating and building the Russell County Judicial Center has delayed its meeting a week this month, partly to accommodate members' schedules and partly to await the final appraisal on property they are considering for the building's location.
In Apr. 10-16 issue The free trash disposal day will be here before you know it, warned Solid Waste Coordinator H.M. Bottom. He said that all day on April 16th the county, in conjunction with PRIDE, will be taking trash at the transfer station at no charge.
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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120 Wilson St.
Russell Springs KY 42642
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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