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RCH Board of Directors Met Last Evening in a Special Called Meeting

The board went into an executive session with no action taken, the search for a new hospital CEO continues for board members. As announced recently…

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Bill that Would Arm School Resource Officers Passes Senate Committee

The legislation is a follow-up to last year’s safety bill that required all public schools to have a trained resource officer. The bill mandates that…

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Preliminary December Unemployment Rate

Kentucky’s seasonally adjusted preliminary December 2019 unemployment rate was 4.3 percent, according to the Kentucky Center for Statistics, an agency within the Education and Workforce…

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Attendance Numbers in Local School District

While the flu continues to be a big concern across the state and nation, attendance numbers in the local school district remain steady. Cindy Damron,…

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Third Earthquake in Same Area of Tennessee this Week

The U.S. Geological Survey recorded it as a 2.4 magnitude earthquake. A 3.8 magnitude earthquake hit Monday with its epicenter near Fincastle, Tennessee. It was…

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Special Called Meeting Friday Afternoon

The Russell County Ambulance Service Board of Directors has called a special called meeting for Friday, January 24th at 2:00 pm. The full agenda is…

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Emergency Heating Program Now Underway

Anyone in need of heating assistance and is in an emergency, help is available with the Lake Cumberland Community Action Agency. Terri Crowell spoke to…

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Pulaski County Now Offering REAL IDs

Kentuckians now have one more option to maintain U.S. air travel and military base entry thanks to the Kentucky Transportation Cabinet’s expansion of REAL ID-compliant…

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Chamber of Commerce Met Tuesday

Tuesday, JD Chaney, with the Kentucky League of Cities spoke during the meeting. WJRS News caught up with Chaney following the meeting and he explained…

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Two Vehicle Accident Injures Two in Adair County

According to Adair County Sheriff Josh Brockman, the accident occurred on Monday, January 20th just before 10:00 am about 7 miles west of Columbia on…

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