Taking a break in RC before going back to the ‘mission’
In Apr. 19 issue, Russell County News It was a different kind of tour bus that rolled through Russell County this week. Thirty-six young adults are traveling the country with a message. They are one of the two “Acquire the Fire” teams bringing speakers, bands and plays to teens across the country all of it with a Christian message. This bus stopped for several days in Russell County to rest and regroup before traveling to Baltimore.
State pays for press junket to lake hoping to foster more positive news
In Apr. 19 issue, Russell County News Four outdoor writers representing leading publications in Kentucky and Indiana got a chance to see Lake Cumberland up close and fish for two days as the peak spring-summer 2008 fishing and boating season is about to begin.
Paying late property taxes could hurt your pocketbook
In Apr. 19 issue, Russell County News The payment of 2007 property taxes has become unfairly complicated for many Kentuckians. "Our state now has several out-of-state investment companies that come into our counties with the sole purpose of purchasing delinquent property tax bills," said Russell County Attorney Mark L. McGaha, whose office handles delinquent property tax collections.
RUSSELL COUNTY HEROES: Shepherds continue to serve county
In Apr. 19 issue, Russell County News Reverend Louis W. and Lois Cooper Shepherd have been remarkable towers of inner power as they have worked with conviction in the Russell County Baptist Association, according to friend Betty Wheat, and are deservedly honored as this week's "Russell County Heroes."
‘Popular Mechanics mischaracterizes Wolf Creek Dam,’ says Corps
In Apr. 19 issue, Russell County News A May 2008 Popular Mechanics article addressing aging infrastructure mischaracterizes the seepage issues at Wolf Creek Dam, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Nashville District stated this week.
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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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