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Detention Center Report

Jailer Bobby Dunbar gave his monthly detention center report during this week’s regular monthly meeting of the Russell County Fiscal Court… Total expenses for the…

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Sheriff’s Department Report for June

Chief Deputy Jerry Melton with the Russell County Sheriff’s Office gave the sheriff’s activity report for June in front of county leaders earlier this week…

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Discretionary Road Funds Awarded to County

As reported earlier this week on local news, Kentucky Transportation Cabinet Department of Rural and Municipal Aid Commissioner Gray Tomblyn II announced $313,539 in discretionary…

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Commodity Distribution is Tomorrow

Tomorrow, Judge Gary Robertson and the Russell County Fiscal Court in conjunction with the Feeding America, Kentucky’s Heartland program, will be giving out commodities at…

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RC Fiscal Court Meets this Afternoon

The Russell County Fiscal Court will have a special called meeting that will take place at 1:00 pm this afternoon. Here’s the full agenda for…

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RC Fiscal Court Met Monday Night

Russell County Judge-Executive Gary Robertson sat down with WJRS NEWS following Monday night’s lengthy regular monthly meeting of the fiscal court where state officials announced…

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Ambulance Services Continues Interlocal Agreement to Help Fund 911

WJRS NEWS has learned the Russell County Ambulance Service Board of Directors has chosen to continue as a contributing partner to fund 911 services as…

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Alcohol Sales for the County

n his ABC report on Monday night, Judge-Executive Gary Robertson said that for the month of May, the most recent reporting month, the county collected…

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WJRS Talks with Manager at Local Marina About the Fourth of July Holiday Weekend

Jeremy Enck, general manager at Safe Harbor Jamestown, formerly Jamestown Resort and Marina, spoke to WJRS NEWS about the past holiday weekend at the popular…

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Search Warrant Leads to Three Arrests

A search warrant was executed at 340 Roy Lane near the Salem/ Gosser Ridge area of Russell County this past Friday night, resulting in three…

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