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Business leader Don Franklin dies
ONLINE UPDATE, June 9
The owner of Don Franklin Ford Mercury, Franklin Nissan, Franklin Chevrolet, Pontiac and GMC passed away June 7. Don Franklin, 62, died  3 p.m. Saturday at his home in Columbia.  In addition to his several automotive businesses over the last 41 years Franklin was a leader in area communities. Services for Don Franklin were Wednesday at the Ford Dealership on Greensburg Road in Columbia.
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Bringing wisdom to the workplace
In June 7 issue, Russell County News
“Working keeps people healthy and active,” said Experience Works Employment and Training Coordinator Karen Miller. “It’s so important for our seniors to keep active.” Many senior citizens in Russell County keep active by continuing to be a part of the workforce with the help of Experience Works programs.
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Christ-centered answer to addiction
In June 7 issue, Russell County News
“The drug problem was a lot bigger here than it was there,” said Greg Troutt. So he did what he felt was right, came home and started a new treatment program here. The 2nd Chance Outreach Center, is his way of helping those who walk the path that, without the help of God he would still be on.
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RUSSELL COUNTY HEROES: Margaret Thrasher leads God’s Food Pantry
In June 7 issue, Russell County News
This week’s “Russell County Hero” has been a staple in community volunteer work for decades but may be best known as the director of God’s Food Pantry in Russell Springs. Margaret Thrasher says she volunteers around 1,000 hours each year, has been the pantry’s director for six years.
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RCHS Track and Field fairs well at state competition
In June 5-11 Issue
The track and field team had three qualifiers for state completion. The state championships where held May 30 and 31 at University of Louisville.
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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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News & Sports 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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