• +4
  • 0

WRUS has again partnered with the Russellville Priceless IGA, to raise funds for the Family Resource & Youth Service Centers of the Logan County & Russellville Schools.

  • Updated
  • 0

Logan County’s Waste Tire Collection Days began Thursday, July 29, and will last through Saturday, July 31. The event will be held at Mulch Outfitters and Landscaping Supply, 1850 Nashville Road, Russellville.

  • +2
  • 0

A man and a woman were arrested Friday, July 23 at the Marathon gas station on Sportsman Club Road, Russellville after the car they were driving was found to be stolen.

  • 0

Cases of COVID-19 are on the rise once again in Logan County, according to Judge-Executive Logan Chick, who also serves as Chairman for the Barren River District Health Department.

  • +5
  • Updated
  • 0

Russellville’s Youth Football Camp, held Saturday, July 24 for kindergarten through 8th grade was a success seeing a huge attendance at Rhea Stadium.

  • 0

Walmart is inviting customers to take control of their health at Walmart Wellness Day, a free event on Saturday, July 24, where they can get health screenings and wellness resources at pharmacies statewide, as well as immunizations in one easy location. The goal of Walmart Wellness Day is to…

  • 0

The South Central Kentucky Drug Task Force following a joint investigation with the ATF Bowling Green Field Office, arrested seven-time convicted felon, Albert Tyler, 60, of Russellville, on Monday, July 19.

  • Updated
  • 0

Owner-operator of Federal Grove Bed & Breakfast and restaurant released news this week, the popular eatery will be closing after 30 years of serving the community and those from far and wide.

  • Updated
  • 0

The Russellville High School Band began practicing this week in preparation for its busy fall schedule. The band is growing and has doubled over the past few years, becoming a competitive force in its class.

  • Updated
  • 0

The Auburn Senior Center opened its doors on June 17 with a new director in charge. Sarah Collins, of Auburn, applied for the job in May after the former director resigned. Collins was familiar with the programs offered at the senior center and once helped with a community garden, so she was…

  • 0

In December 2020, Logan County’s fiscal court approved a tax incentive for Rane Precision Die Casting, an industry in Russellville, for an expansion project to add 36 jobs at $19 an hour average. The industry, at the time, did not complete its application with Kentucky Business Incentive (KB…

  • 0

Wanting more money to spend in his district, magistrate Tyler Davenport of the first district, urged fiscal court members to join with him in increasing the 2021-2022 budget for roads.

  • Updated
  • 0

Russellville-Logan County Airport Manager Cassie Sobey was recently honored by the Kentucky Aviation Association Legislative Committee for her assistance in amending the SPGE Law with HB 377, signed into Law March 24, 2020.

  • +3
  • Updated
  • 0

On July 15, an event was held at the Logan County Extension Office to bring awareness to mental health for the farming community. BARN (Bringing Awareness to Right Now) to Mental Health and Wellness was a joint effort with the Logan and Warren County Extension Offices. A partnership was form…

  • Updated
  • 0

There is a common name used whenever someone needs pants hemmed or a dress altered, it’s Martine Brown of Russellville.

  • Updated
  • 0

Bell, Travis A.-07/10/2021-Assault, 4th Degree (Domestic Violence) No Visible Injury-Public Intoxication-Control Sub (Excludes Alcohol)

  • Updated
  • 0

A drowning occurred Thursday, July 15th at approximately 9 p.m. at Lake Malone, According to Logan County Coroner Mary Givens.

  • 0

Auburn’s Police Chief Larry Jones handed in his resignation recently after serving the town seven years.

  • 0

Come and see the beautiful butterflies and goldenrod mural at the Lake Malone State Park campground and take your photos. The artist who painted these beautiful murals is Jacob Abbott.

  • 0

Logan County Genealogical Society has a new website and on the site a new feature to highlight “Notable Logan Countians.” Organizers would like for the community to become involved in this section to submit nominations for people they believe should be on this page.

  • Updated
  • 0

A contract was passed between the county and the Logan County Humane Society Tuesday, July 14 to provide animal control and management of the animal shelter through July 2022 for $120,000. The county and HS have been partnering together to collect and save the homeless cats and dogs of the c…

  • 0

On July 10, 2021, at approximately 5:30 p.m., deputies with the Logan County Sheriff’s Department were dispatched to 1692 Dot Road in reference to an accident with injuries.

  • Updated
  • 0

On July 7, 2021, the Russellville Police Department responded to a traffic collision with injuries on Terry Wilcutt-68-80 bypass.

  • 0

On July 11, 2021, at 625 Russell Street, Russellville, deputy Jason Brent with the Logan County Sheriff’s Department, attempting to serve a subpoena, detected an odor of marijuana as he stepped onto the front porch.

  • 0

On July 12, 2021, the Logan County Sheriff’s Department responded to 169 John Wilson Road after receiving a 911 welfare check at the location. When deputies arrived on the scene, Phylecia Ford, 34, was located in a vehicle in the driveway of the home and appeared to be asleep.

  • Updated
  • 0

Jailer Gregory Phil Gregory wants to give a bonus to all county employees who continued to come to work during the COVID-19 pandemic, asking the fiscal court to consider his recommendation.

  • Updated
  • 0

Three abandoned dogs living out in all kinds of weather. Their only shelter was hiding in a grove of trees. They were afraid, hungry, and homeless. They were so thin it wasn’t hard to count their ribs.

  • +2
  • Updated
  • 0

A five-member steering committee met on July 14 in the office of the Seek Museum on North Morgan Street to discuss the 2021 8th of August Emancipation Celebration Festival. Members Paulette Smith, Kathy Edmonds, Joe Billy Webb, Michael Morrow, and Patricia Gaines discussed the schedule of th…

  • Updated
  • 0

Auburn School is excited to announce that Drew Teel has been selected as the new assistant principal of Auburn. The decision was made by Principal Kristina Rice with consultation from the interview committee and the Auburn Site-Based Decision Making Council, and after careful considerations,…

  • 0

On Wednesday, July 7th, 2021, the Logan County Beautification Committee presented the July 2021 Beautification award to Original Red’s Big Island located at 1129 Bowling Green Road in Russellville.

  • 0

The 4th of July is a day to celebrate not only our nation but our friends, family, and community as we gathered together to watch fireworks, take in the sunshine at a pool, lake, or beach, or just settle down to a delicious barbequed hot dog or hamburger. Sharing moments together this 4th of…

  • 0

The Russellville Police Department responded to a shooting at 102 East 2nd Street on July 7, 2021, at 1:30 a.m.

  • 0

The Russellville City Council held a first reading Tuesday, July 6 to amend its regulation of mobile homes and manufactured housing in the city limits.

  • +13
  • Updated
  • 0

On Tuesday, June 22, the Logan County Fair presented the annual Little Mr. & Miss Pageant at 6 p.m. in the large meeting room at the Extension Complex in Russellville. There were 14 categories with 41 contestants ranging in ages between 0-10 years old. Awards were given and a lot of fun …

  • Updated
  • 0

The 4th of July is a time for celebrating the birth of our nation. Fireworks exploding throughout the community is a very familiar sound during this festive time of year and welcomed by many... for a brief time.