Russell County Newswire

Russell County Newswire

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

Results 1 - 20 of 372 in Russell County, KY

  1. Ronald A. Smith, Russell County, KYRead the original story

    18 hrs ago | Columbia Magazine

    Ronald A. Smith, Russell County, KY He was a Veteran of US Army, a real estate broker and a member of Mt. Pleasant United Methodist Church.

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  2. Steven Wayne Williams II, Russell County, KYRead the original story

    Sunday | Columbia Magazine

    Steven Wayne Williams II, Russell County, KY He was the son of Rosalene Williams and Steven Wayne Williams and the honorary son of Joe Holt, all of whom survive, as do one brother and one sister, grandparents, one niece and a host of aunts, uncles, and cousins to carry on his legacy.

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  3. Boyd Meece, 83, Russell Springs, KYRead the original story

    Sunday | Columbia Magazine

    Boyd Meece, 83, Russell Springs, KY He was a native of Russell County, KY, the son of the late late Martha Catherine Meece Roy & Sylvester Meece. His wife, Doris Downs Meece, survives.

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  4. Steven Williams, 38, killed in single vehicle, rollover wreckRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Columbia Magazine

    ... of his 2004 Dodge Ram truck at approximately 1amCT while eastbound on West KY 80 in the Royville community of Russell County, KY resulting in the truck partially leaving the roadway, then coming back onto the roadway and rolling over several times ... 1 comment

  5. Double Fatality in Royville, Russell County, KYRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Columbia Magazine

    By Larry Smith, FM 99.9 The Big Dawg and FM 92.7, The WAVE Details are sketchy at this time, but information has reach us of a double fatality accident on Saturday, on KY 80 in Russell County, KY, which occurred near the Royville Dollar General Store. More will be posted here when further details are learned and broadcast on Shoreline Communications radio stations.

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  6. Lola Mae Rexroat, 91, Russell Springs, KYRead the original story

    Saturday Sep 16 | Columbia Magazine

    Lola Mae Rexroat, 91, Russell Springs, KY She a member of Cedar Springs United Baptist Church. She was a member of a large, highly repected Russell County, KY family.

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  7. Lois Kilpatrick Williams, Russell County, KYRead the original story

    Saturday Sep 16 | Columbia Magazine

    Lois Kilpatrick Williams, Russell County, KY She was a native of Jamestown, KY, and a resident of the city at the time of her death. Her final resting place will be in Jamestown, Russell County, KY at Murray Cemetery.

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  8. Lutha Cooper, Russell County, KY (1927-20170Read the original story

    Wednesday Sep 13 | Columbia Magazine

    Lutha Cooper, Russell County, KY (1927-20170 She was a native of Russell County, KY, and a resident at the time of her death. She was the daughter of the late Porter & Anna Williams Gaskin, and the widow of Avon Cooper.

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  9. Sheriff: County jail inmate commits suicide in AlabamaRead the original story

    Wednesday Sep 13 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    News outlets report Russell County Sheriff Health Taylor said in a news conference Tuesday that 43-year-old Randy Jean Turner was found unresponsive around 8 a.m. Tuesday when officers returned a cellmate. Taylor says authorities believe Turner hung himself with a sheet.

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  10. Gena Evelyn Parker, 53, Russell Co., KYRead the original story

    Monday Sep 11 | Columbia Magazine

    Gena Evelyn Parker, 53, Russell Co., KY She was a native of Russell County, KY, a resident of the county at the time of her death, and her final resting place will be in Russell County. She was the daughter of the late Avis & Ruth Cain Bennett.

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  11. Roger Dale Withers, 69, Campbellsville, KYRead the original story

    Sunday Sep 10 | Columbia Magazine

    Roger Dale Withers, 69, Campbellsville, KY He was a native of Russell County, KY, and a resident of Taylor County, KY. He was the son of the late Arno & Jane Eades Withers, and later came to know his late step-mother, Marie Withers, as "Mom."

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  12. Larry Warriner, 60, Russell County, KYRead the original story

    Friday Sep 8 | Columbia Magazine

    Larry Warriner, 60, Russell County, KY He was a native of Jamestown, KY, a resident of the city at the time of his death, and his final resting the son of the late Dorothy Gaskins & Rufus Warriner. His wife, Teresa Wright Warriner, survives.

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  13. Russell County jury quickly reaches verdict in Grissom murder trialRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 1 | Ledger-Enquirer.com

    It took a Russell County Circuit Court jury about 30 minutes Friday morning to convict Christian Grissom Jr. of murder in the 2014 strangling death of his cousin. The state and defense made their closing arguments Friday morning before Judge A. David Johnson gave the case to the jury.

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  14. Woman, 19, may have been in love triangle before she was strangledRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 30 | Ledger-Enquirer.com

    ... "I was talking to her before she was talking to Trey," he said. Lt. Harold Smith, an investigator with the Russell County Sheriff's Office, was called to explain the coordinated universal time on Facebook posts is four hours ahead of Eastern time, ...

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  15. RandyRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 29 | Columbia Magazine

    Randy Luttrell, 57, Russell Springs, KY He was a native of Russell County, KY, a resident of the county at the time of his death, and his final resting place will be in Russell County, KY. He was a factory worker and a member of a large, respected Russell County, KY, family.

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  16. Lawmakera s excuses for not paying taxes are a boatload of lameRead the original story

    Monday Aug 28 | Middlesboro Daily News

    ... schools and public services in Pulaski, Wayne and Russell counties, where he says the boat was moored. The Russell County property valuation administrator told reporter Bill Estep that Morgan could owe as much as $75,000. Morgan got around to filing ...

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  17. Glenda Faye Wayne, 76, Russell County, KYRead the original story

    Sunday Aug 27 | Columbia Magazine

    Glenda Faye Wayne, 76, Russell County, KY She was a homemaker, and the matriarch of a respected family; she leaves eight direct living descendants. She was born in Kennett, MO, and was a resident of Russell Springs, KY, at the time of her death.

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  18. Woody Gosser, 74, Russell County, KYRead the original story

    Saturday Aug 26 | Columbia Magazine

    Woody Gosser, 74, Russell County, KY He was a faithful member of Salem United Baptist Church. He taught Sunday School class served as church clerk for 39 years.

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  19. Russell, Casey SCC Upward Bound students visit New York CityRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 24 | Columbia Magazine

    ... in community service projects including clean up days at the Star Theater in Russell Springs, the Russell County Public Library, and for Operation Christmas Child; had a one-week stay on the University of Kentucky campus; participated in the annual ...

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  20. Dan Wilson, Russell County, KY: Monday a Day of Awe from SkyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 23 | Columbia Magazine

    Reference to the split sunset, I observed the same thing on the Pennyrile Parkway traveling from Hopkinsville, KY. At that time, I was on the phone speaking with my mother in Russell Springs, KY and she made comment that she could see the same thing as well.

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