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Russell County student is 2008 Rogers Scholar graduate
In July 19 issue, Russell County News
Rogers Scholar Casey McGowan of Russell County was one of 30 rising high school juniors from Southern and Eastern Kentucky to graduate from the youth leadership program in July.
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RUSSELL COUNTY HEROES: Opal Grider battles through adversity, still works at 92
In July 19 issue, Russell County News
Imagine yourself at age 92. Are you working? Opal Grider is and that, coupled with the amount of adversity she’s overcome in the last 30 years, makes her an obvious choice for this week’s “Russell County Hero.”
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200 new jobs coming to Russell County
ONLINE UPDATE, July 18
WJRS radio is reporting that an expansion involving a $2 million grant is expected to create 150 new jobs at Bruss North America. The German company's North American headquarters is located in the county industrial park off U.S. 127 in Russell Springs. Also, an expansion at Jamestown's Fruit of the Loom factory is expected to add 50 more jobs, and increase the amount of water used by the facility supplied by the city's waterworks.
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Venomous snakes of Russell County are not a threat if you recognize and avoid them
In July 19 issue, Russell County News
Let’s make one thing clear from the start: there are no poisonous snakes. No poisonous spiders, either. The word is venomous. Like spiders, snakes inject a chemical venom into their victims. Knowing the proper term may not ease that tang of caution, however, when there’s a live and somewhat annoyed two-foot copperhead coiled on the floor about a yard from your feet when you are being told this.
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I.C. TOOWELL: In July 10-16 issue
Had a great time at the Jamestown Celebration. Very nice weekend  but we were a little surprised to see what we thought was a reduction in attendance this year. The celebration is a great idea and we certainly encourage to keep the tradition alive and well.  We could not keep from thinking how many hours and years the Hoover family had put into the production of the event. Our thanks to them for all their efforts and to all the others that have worked over the years past and especially this year.
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CRUISIN': The Kaiser museum at Jamestown's The Cookery
In July 5 issue, Russell County News
By Ron Cowell, Columnist
Last week while I was crusin’ around the County I happened to drive past “The Cookery” in Jamestown.  The old Kaiser setting in front of the place caught my eye and I said to myself, “ There has to be a story  in that old car.”
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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
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Russell Springs KY 42642
Phone: 270-866-3191
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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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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
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