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Balloon Release 1Ruppenthal Middle School students gathered Friday afternoon at the Russell High School baseball field to remember Cael Evans by releasing balloons into the air.

2015 Youth Soccer CampAbout 50 athletes ages 6 to 14 improved their soccer skills this week at a free camp made possible by a grant from the Russell County Area Community Foundation.

Russell City Council 5-19-15The Russell City Council will meet Tuesday, September 1 for a special meeting and its monthly work study.

Max BarrettRussell County Undersheriff Max Barrett has announced his retirement effective October 1.

Russell Champion MascottUSD 407 Administrators remind folks to stay away from the Russell High School track until further notice because it has not yet had time to cure.

Latest Local Sports

RHS Track Project 1 8-29-15The track project at Shaffer Field next to Russell High School is in its final phases before completion.

RHS Girls TennisThe Russell High School varsity girls tennis team opened its season on Thursday, Aug. 27 at the Trego Round Robin in WaKeeney.

KVA LogoThe Kansas Volleyball Association has released its preseason rankings.

KSHSAA LogoFall sports practices officially got underway on Monday, Aug. 17 for all high school and middle school teams across Kansas.

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