Russell County Newswire

Russell County Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Russell County, KY.

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  1. Gas Price Drumbeat: Bowling Green lowest at $2.39Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Columbia Magazine

    ... Guess who got my money? P.S. We were in Russell Springs this afternoon, heading to Lake Cumberland. $2.59 in Russell County. --Linda Cook Printable: this page is now automatically formatted for printing. Have comments or corrections for this story? ...

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  2. Osburn Roy, 75, Russell County, KYRead the original story

    Sunday | Columbia Magazine

    Osburn Roy, 75, Russell County, KY He was a retired banker having worked as Senior Vice President and Branch Manager at Bank of Jamestown. He was a member of Union Baptist Church.

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  3. Where in the World?? Latest is from Old Creelsboro, KYRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Columbia Magazine

    Next previous Where in the World: Where in the World 26 May 2015 - Angel in Columbia Cemetery by Linda & Ed Waggener Photographer Junior Stotts photographed a scene in Old Creelsboro, Russell County, KY, just a day ago with a setting which gave the photo a look of a half century or more ago, and sent it as a travel item. Though we've seen it dozens of times, we still didn't recognize it.

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  4. Zelmadine Antle, Russell Springs, KYRead the original story

    Saturday May 30 | Columbia Magazine

    Zelmadine Antle, Russell Springs, KY She was the matriarch of a highly regarded Russell County, KY family. She was born in Russell County, died in Russell County, and her final resting place will be in Russell County, KY.

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  5. Jobless rates down in 119 Kentucky counties in April 2015Read the original story

    Thursday May 28 | Columbia Magazine

    Jobless rates down in 119 Kentucky counties in April 2015 Russell County had the 4th highest unemployment rate in state, at 9.3 percent

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  6. Mayvline Smith, FranklinRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 24 | Daily Journal

    Mayvline Smith, 87, of Franklin, formerly of Edinburgh passed away Friday, May 22, 2015, at the Franklin United Methodist Community. She was born July 14, 1927, in Russell County, Kentucky, to Jona and Riffie Stephens.

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  7. Lewis Daffron, 72, Jamestown, KYRead the original story

    Sunday May 24 | Columbia Magazine

    Lewis Daffron, 72, Jamestown, KY He was a native of Jamestown, Russell County, KY and a was a resident at the time of his death. He was a retired truck driver for the Kentucky Department of Highways.

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  8. Ida MaeRead the original story

    Saturday May 23 | Columbia Magazine

    Ida Mae Smith, Russell Co., KY She was a homemaker and a member of Church of Christ. She was a native of Clinton County, KY, and a resident of Russell County, KY, at the time of her death.

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  9. Carlus Ray Foley, 82, Russell Co., KYRead the original story

    Thursday May 21 | Columbia Magazine

    Carlus Ray Foley, 82, Russell Co., KY (1932-2015) He was a maintenance engineer at Link-Belt/FMC Corporation of Indianapolis. He was also a farmer and a Veteran of US Army. He was a native of Russell County, KY, born the son of the late Larl & Ina Webb Foley. He leaves 15 direct living descendants.

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  10. Opal Hall Appleby, 49, Russell County, KYRead the original story

    Saturday May 16 | Columbia Magazine

    Opal Hall Appleby, 49, Russell County, KY She was a homemaker and the wife of Larry Appleby. She was a native of Jamestown, KY, and a resident of the city at the time of her death.

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  11. Herbert Franklin Ellis, 82, Russell Co., KYRead the original story

    Thursday May 14 | Columbia Magazine

    He was a highly respected member of the Russell County, KY, business community. He was former owner of Ellis' Dairy Dee and was a member of the Russell Springs Christian Church.

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  12. Robert NicholasRead the original story

    Wednesday May 13 | Columbia Magazine

    Robert Nicholas Autrey, Russell Co., KY He was a native of North Carolina and a resident of Jamestown, Russell County, KY, at the time of his death.

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  13. Viola Bunch, 94, Russell County, KYRead the original story

    Tuesday May 12 | Columbia Magazine

    Viola Bunch, 94, Russell County, KY She was a native of Russell County, KY. She was the daughter of George & Mary Yates Higginbotham and the matriarch of a very large, respected family.

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  14. Attorney Zack Collins announces judgeship candidacyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 7 | WTVM

    An attorney has announced his candidacy for the judgeship in one East Alabama town. Zack Collins told audiences at a presser Thursday at the Russell County Courthouse about his plans to run for Russell County District Judgeship.

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  15. Kimberly Ann West, 40, Russell County, KYRead the original story

    Wednesday May 6 | Columbia Magazine

    Kimberly Ann West, 40, Russell County, KY She was a native of Adair County, KY, a former resident of Eli, Russell County, KY, and a resident of Fayette County, KY, at the time of her death. She was the daughter of Michael & Beatrice West, who survive.

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  16. Oscar Sizemore, 59, Jamestown, KYRead the original story

    Wednesday May 6 | Columbia Magazine

    Oscar Sizemore, 59, Jamestown, KY He was a native of Pineville, KY, and a resident of Russell County at the time of his death, and the patriarch of a large, respected Kentucky family.

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  17. Russell County Man Charged with DUIRead the original story

    Monday May 4 | Kentucky State Police

    Ruis was charged with DUI 1st, No Operators - Moped License, License to be in Possession, Failure of Owner to Maintain Required Insurance, Failure to Produce Insurance Card and No Registration Receipt.

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  18. Russell County, KY man charged with DUIRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 2 | Columbia Magazine

    Russell County, KY man charged with DUI By TFC Billy Gregory, Public Affairs Officer Kentucky State Police Post 15, Columbia, KY RUSSELL SPRINGS, KY. - 40-year-old Domingo Ruis, of Russell Springs, was arrested on Friday, May 1, 2015 at approximately 5:15 PM CST on US 127, 3 miles north of Russell Springs.

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  19. Billie Gene Booher, Adair Co., KYRead the original story

    Saturday May 2 | Columbia Magazine

    Mr. Billie Gene Booher, age 74, of Columbia, Kentucky, formerly of Cumberland County, Kentucky, passed away on Thursday, April 23, 2015 at his residence in Columbia, Kentucky. He was of Holiness faith, a member of Midway Church in Russell County, a Logger for Gibson Lumber Company and a Farmer.

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  20. Russell County teen driver charged with DUIRead the original story w/Photo

    May 1, 2015 | Columbia Magazine

    Russell County teen driver charged with DUI By TFC Billy Gregory, Public Affairs Officer Kentucky State Police Post 15, Columbia, KY JAMESTOWN, KY - 19-year-old Jared Polston, of Jamestown, KY, was arrested Thursday, April 30, 2015, at 9:02pmCT, 4 miles south of Russell Springs, on KY 379. Polston was charged with Speeding, Failure to Wear Seatbelt, Failure to Notify DOT of Address Change, Rear License Not Illuminated, Improper Equipment and DUI 1st Offense.

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