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Laker Country 104.9

By Sean Hammond
News and community events
Russell County vs Allen County
Relive Russell County's victory over Allen County to claim the District Championship. 
October 25, 2020
All Things Russell 10-23
On today's edition of All Things Russell, Jeff and Tony interview the two candidates for school board, Gerald Murray and the challenger James Gray. 
October 23, 2020
All Things Russell 10-16
On today's edition of All Things Russell, Jeff and Tony along with special co-host Terry Wariner, talk with Russell County's own Steve Wariner. Tune in to All Things Russell each Friday morning at 8:00 am on LakerCountry 104.9. 
October 16, 2020
Rescue Squad in Need of Donations
Due to COVID-19 the Russell County Rescue Squad is unable to host their big fundraisers that help with expenses for the squad. Rick Godbey, Commander of the Russell County Rescue Squad talked with Sean Hammond on the morning show about what the squad does and how you can donate...
October 13, 2020
All Things Russell 10-9
Today's edition of All Things Russell covers wide range of topics. Jeff and Tony talk to Sean Crabtree with the Lake Cumberland District Health Department on COVID-19, Tyler McGowan with the City of Jamestown on the happenings downtown, Matt Gosser on a ministry to help build beds for less fortunate families in the county, and finally Superintendent Michael Ford for an update on school reopening. 
October 11, 2020
Hope for the Homeless Information
Teresa Murray and Connie Foster discuss the homeless sleepout happening this Friday. For more information check out the groups Facebook page "Hope for the Homeless". 
October 5, 2020
Russell County vs Franklin Simpson
Relive Friday nights victory for the Russell County Laker Football team over Franklin Simpson. Lakers now 4-0 on the season. 
October 3, 2020
All Things Russell 10-2
On today's edition of All Things Russell, Jeff and Tony talk with Director of the Russell County Library, Lindsey Westerfield. Westerfield discusses programs offered at the library, and Jeff and Tony go over some old newspaper articles. 
October 2, 2020
Trunk or Treat Information
Russell Springs Mayor Eddie Thomas and Jamestown Mayor Nick Shearer discuss plans for Trunk-or-Treat in the Cities of Jamestown and Russell Springs. 
September 28, 2020
Lakers vs Warren Central
Russel County vs Warren Central 
September 26, 2020
All Things Russell 9-25
Superintendent of Russell County Schools Michael Ford joins Jeff and Tony to discuss the current reopening plan for Russell County Schools. 
September 25, 2020
Rick Godbey
The Caretaker Riding Club is sponsoring a fundraiser for the Russell County Rescue Squad this weekend. Squad Commander Rick Godbey provides additional details of the event...
September 21, 2020
All Things Russell 9-18
All Things Russell Friday, September 18th 
September 18, 2020
All Things Russell 9-11
On today's edition of All Things Russell, Jeff and Tony talk about the 1953 football team at Russell County High School. This was the first team at RCHS although they did not play a single game. Jeff and Tony talk with former players from the 53 team and the 1969 football team which was the first to actually play games. 
September 11, 2020
Chamber President Nick Shearer
Russell County Chamber of Commerce President Nick Shearer talks about the annual Chamber Golf Scramble taking place Thursday at Lakewood Country Club...
September 9, 2020
Athletic Director Michael Carpenter
Russell County High School Athletic Director Michael Carpenter gives Laker Football fans information about COVID-19 restrictions. 
September 8, 2020
All Things Russell 9-4
All Things Russell 
September 4, 2020
Wayne Belcher
Wayne Belcher with the Kentucky Horseshoe Pitching Association is our guest this morning to discuss the state championships being held in Russell County this weekend, 
September 3, 2020
Neil Thornbury
CEO of TJ Sampson Neil Thornbury discusses the opening of the new clinic on 127 in Russell Springs. 
September 1, 2020
Nick Shearer
Jamestown Mayor Nick Shearer discusses the beginning of the water project in Jamestown. 
August 31, 2020
All Things Russell
On today's edition of All Things Russell, Jeff and Tony talk with Chris Godbey and Chris Bell of Russell County High School about virtual learning and how that has gone so far. Mayor Nick Shearer stops by to talk about what is going on in Jamestown, and finally our News Director Zac Oaks joins the program to talk about his decision to join the Laker Country 104.9 staff and his plans for the future of
August 28, 2020
Lindsey Westerfield
Russell County Library Director Lindsey Westerfield discusses what the local library is doing to help kids around the area with virtual learning. 
August 25, 2020
Michael Ford
Superintendent Michael Ford discusses the start of school virtually on Wednesday for Russell County Schools. 
August 25, 2020
ATR 8-21
All Things Russell with Jeff Hoover and Tony Kerr every Friday morning at 8:00 on Laker Country 104.9 
August 21, 2020
Keith Emerson
Russell County Schools Food Service Director Keith Emerson discusses the meal plan as Russell County Schools will start the school year virtually. 
August 20, 2020
ATR 8-7
On today's program Jeff and Tony talk about a variety of topics including the light removal in Russell Springs, the water situation in Jamestown, and the recent Russell County Jaycees Fair.
August 7, 2020
Dr. Bill Luckey
President of Lindsey Wilson College, Dr. Bill Luckey talks about the upcoming school year at LWC and precautions the administrators are taking. 
August 7, 2020
Lieutenant Governor Jacqueline Coleman Interview
Lt. Governor Coleman talks about the need to follow safety guidelines during the 127 yard sale. 
August 6, 2020
Joe Michael Irvin Final Call to Dispatch
Here's the full audio of Joe Michael Irvin with Russell County Dispatch as he enters retirement. 
August 3, 2020
RC Jaycees Fair Truck and Tractor Pull
Samuel Gosser gives listeners details on the Truck and Tractor Pull taking place this evening. 
July 31, 2020
All Things Russell Friday, July 31st
Today's program features Roger Blankenship, who is retiring after 55 years of barbering on the square in Jamestown. 
July 31, 2020
Mayor Eddie Thomas
Mayor Eddie Thomas discusses the stop light being removed from Russell Springs. 
July 30, 2020
RC Jaycees Fair
Brad Russell talks about the shortened Russell County Jaycees Fair. 
July 30, 2020
Jonathan Oakes Interview on CAIP Program
Jonathan Oakes stopped by the WJRS Studios to give listeners more information on the CAIP applications for local farmers. 
July 28, 2020
All Things Russell 7-10
July 23, 2020