Wednesday Sep 3
Governor Beshear to promote KY as Houseboat Capital of World
Governor Beshear to promote KY as Houseboat Capital of World By Larry Smith, FM 92.7 the WAVE Kentucky Governor Steve Beshear will be at Lake Cumberland State Park, Jamestown, KY, at 1:45pmCT, today, Wednesday, September 3, 2014,to promote Lake Cumberland and to proclaim the area as "The Houseboat Capital of the World.
Russell Countian arrested; allegedly tried to run over spouse
Russell Countian arrested; allegedly tried to run over spouse By Larry Smith, FM 92.7, The WAVE A Russell County woman was arrested yesterday, Monday, September 7, 2014, after allegedly trying to run over her husband.
The Paducah Sun Online Edition
Right-to-work law will change Kentucky's story
Jamestown now stands face to face with the impact of Fruit of the Loom's announcement in April that its Russell County plant is closing, which will cost the county one-third of its manufacturing jobs and hit its budget hard.
News From Russell County 65 Years Ago
News From Russell County 65 Years Ago 1949 was a time of great optimism. There was news on August 11, 1949 of the new Temple Hill meeting house The Russell County Fair was the acknowledged Best County Fair in Kentucky.
Hatchery Creek Ground Breaking Scheduled for Aug. 8
Back in January state fishery officials were predicting that a re-tooled and re-routed Hatchery Creek, the outlet stream that flows from the Wolf Creek National Fish Hatchery near Jamestown, Ky., to the Cumberland River tailwater would be open this fall.