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Babe Ruth All-Stars advance to state tournament
In July 23 Issue
The 15-year-old Russell County Babe Ruth All-Stars won their district tournament at the Lindsey Wilson College baseball complex and now move on to the state Babe Ruth tournament in Lexington this week.
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9-10 year old softball all-stars are third in state
In July 23 Issue
After going undefeated in district play, the Russell County 9-10 year old softball all-stars traveled to Prestonsburg over the weekend to play in the state softball tournament.
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From My Window ... by I.C. Toowell
In July 23 Issue
We know we will get in trouble for this one. But we just have to tell it.
We are told it really works...at least Tom said it worked for him.
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All we need is more negative news, and in the name of politics
In July 23 Issue
We were reading World News and Reports a few days about our economy and what we can expect.  It certainly looks bleak and the future could be very cloudy.
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2nd Chance Outreach holds community meeting
In July 18 Issue
Russell County News
The 2nd Chance Outreach Center held a community meeting last Friday at their new location in Jamestown.
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Thoughts from the Lower 40: Love, Loss, Laments
In July 18 Issue
Russell County News
As I sat in the funeral home the other day, I experienced a severe case of “déjà vu.”
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In My Opinion ... by Ron Phillips
In July 18 Issue
Russell County News
Thank you, “Concerned Citizen”!  I started writing this column last year because I felt certain that our country was headed to place where others have been before.  
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Debbie does Discourse
In July 18 Issue
Russell County News
I have been so busy this past week that I cannot think straight and this week promises to be no different.
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Cruisin': Rare Car in Russell County
In July 18 Issue
Russell County News
Those who attended the Lake Cumberland Antique Car Show at Jamestown Elementary School the 4th of July had the opportunity to see a really rare car that not to many have seen.
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Babe Ruth All-Stars advance to state tournament

ONLINE UPDATE-July 17

The Russell County 15-year-old Babe Ruth All-Stars have won their district tournament at Lindsey Wilson College's baseball complex and now move on to the state Babe Ruth tournament in Lexington.

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Relay brings in nearly $63,000 to fight cancer
In July 16 Issue
The 2009 Russell County Relay For Life raised nearly $63,000 for the American Cancer Society at this year's event, according to Brooke Cary, the American Cancer Society's community representative.
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Curtis Ervin: ‘Not just about music’
In July 16 Issue
Curtis Ervin is 33-years-old and he is doing what he loves in the premier location.
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Jail plans in, construction could start next month
In July 16 Issue
The Russell County Fiscal Court gave final approval for the issuance of just over $5 million in bonded debt and authorized Branscum Construction to begin the bidding process for construction of a new 83 bed jail in the county.
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Oil tank suspends work on center for duration of cleanup
In July 16 Issue
While installing a gas line for the new judicial center in Jamestown, Walter Martin Construction workers discovered an oil spill caused by leaks from underground tanks at the construction site last Wednesday.
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Mayor allows tie vote to stand
In July 16 Issue
The Russell Springs City Council met in their regular monthly session last Thursday, spending just over an hour in executive session on "proposed or pending litigation" after agenda business items were taken care of.
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Record-breaking week for the Rays
In July 16 Issue
The Russell Rays were back in the water for competition last week as they traveled to Somerset on Tuesday July 7 and then hosted Laurel County on Thursday July 9.
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From My Window ... by I.C. Toowell
In July 16 Issue
We read with interest this week of several things as we know them today that will become extinct within the next few years.
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Another Stimulus!
In July 16 Issue
For all of you that received so much from the previous stimulus effort by our leaders in Washington, you can be thrilled there is  a second one being considered.
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Extension office makes big move
In July 11 Issue
Russell County News
After 20 years at their previous location, the Russell County Cooperative Extension Service (RCCES) has a new home on South U.S. Hwy. 127 in Russell Springs.
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Thoughts from the Lower 40: Take these Chains ...
In July 11 Issue
Russell County News
So, I was in jail the other night...
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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
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
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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