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Rand Paul brings senate campaign to wife's hometown

By Jim Turner

Posted on January 1, 0001 12:00 AM



Rand Paul is an unabashed fan of capitalism and of the Constitution. The Bowling Green ophthalmologist warned Logan Countians Tuesday that a movement is underway to undermine capitalism. He maintained that President Barrack Obama "apologized for our way of life" at a meeting...

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Clark named First Southern National Bank President

By First Southern National Bank

Posted on January 1, 0001 12:00 AM



William “Rusty” Clark was named president of First Southern National Bank following a November 2009 meeting of the First Southern Board of Directors. “Rusty Clark has been instrumental in developing members of our lead...

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Candidates for political party nominations finalized

By Jim Turner

Posted on January 1, 0001 12:00 AM



The final hours of filing for offices subject to the May 18 primary election brought on a number of contested races. Eleven local races will be contested plus statewide races in both parties for U.S. Senate. Another eight contested races are guaranteed in the fall....

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Only two filing days remain for most offices

By Jim Turner

Posted on January 1, 0001 12:00 AM



Only a few hours remain for potential candidates to ask their political parties to choose them as nominees for local offices. Candidates for most offices must make their intentions known by Tuesday, Jan. 26 at 4 p.m. City and single-county office filing is done i...

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Senate Week in Review: Legislature acts quickly to help get federal education funds

By Senator Joey Pendleton

Posted on January 1, 0001 12:00 AM



A legislative session is a marathon, not a sprint. Very few bills make it through the lengthy process of becoming law in five days - the minimum necessary under our Constitution - especially so early in the year. But the chance to capture millions of doll...

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Dr. King's positive impact on legal system emphasized

By Jim Turner

Posted on January 1, 0001 12:00 AM



African Americans are not the only ones who have benefited greatly from the efforts of the late Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., those participating in the 24th Annual Commemorative Unity Walk in Russellville emphasized Friday. The event is held each year near ...

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Mayor Zick chooses not to seek reelection

By Jim Turner

Posted on January 1, 0001 12:00 AM



Gene Zick will not give voters a third chance to "Pick Zick." Zick announced this week that he will not run for another term as mayor of Russellville. He is beginning the final year of his first term as the county seat's chief executive officer. ...

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King Unity Walk and Celebration scheduled Friday

By Jim Turner

Posted on January 1, 0001 12:00 AM



The 24th Annual Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Commemorative Unity Walk Celebration in Russellville will be held on Friday, Jan. 15. The event walkers will begin at 8:15 a.m. from Bank Street AME Church, located at 564 East Fifth Street, and proceed to the Logan County Courthous...

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Contested races forming in election year

By Jim Turner

Posted on January 1, 0001 12:00 AM



When Mark Stratton filed his candidacy for mayor of Russellville Friday, the eight contested race was formed in the election year in Russellville and Logan County. Ever since Scottie Harper, Wallace Whittaker and Doug Nash filed their papers on Nov. 4, rac...

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