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Special Called Meeting

The Russell County Ambulance Service Board of Directors will have a special called meeting this evening at 5:30 pm. The full agenda is below…    …

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Lake Cumberland Bluegrass Festival Had Another Successful Year

Lake Cumberland Bluegrass Festival organizer Moochie Hart discussed the success of this past weekend’s festival with WJRS NEWS… Plans are already underway for next year…

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Local Hospital Sees Increase in Cash

Russell County Hospital saw an increase in cash from the previous month of $196,637, leaving a month end cash balance of just over $7.1 million….

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Chamber Meets Tuesday

The Russell County Chamber of Commerce’s monthly meeting will be held tomorrow Tuesday, August 20th at the Community Room on Main Street in Russell Springs,…

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RC School Board Meets this Evening

The Russell Count Board of Education will have their regular monthly meeting this evening beginning at 6:00 pm. The meeting will take place at the…

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Firecrackers Cause Scare at KY State Fair

This past Saturday, the Kentucky State Police experienced a heightened level of activity at the Kentucky state fairgrounds in Louisville during the Kentucky State Fair….

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Farmers Donate Large Amount to Ag Tag

Kentucky farmers donated $613,246.37 to the Ag Tag Program in the 2019 fiscal year which ended June 30, the second-highest total in the history of…

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WKU, SCC Sign Agreement

 Western Kentucky University and Somerset Community College have signed a Memorandum of Understanding with the University Center of Southern Kentucky. The University Center of Southern…

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Boil Water Advisory

The Russell County Emergency Management along with the Pulaski County Water District advise all residents of the Shady Rest and Cave Springs Area in Jabez…

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Couple of Arrests Made by SO

A domestic dispute off North 127 on Thursday resulted in the arrest of Jaylan Waddell, 23, of Russell Springs, according to Sheriff Derek Polston. He…

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