Latest Local News

John FletcherJohn Fletcher will retire as Russell County Sheriff at the end of this year.

Stolen VehicleA pickup was reported stolen from Russell Sunday afternoon, but was recovered soon after rolled over just north of Russell.

Rollover AccidentA rollover wreck on Interstate 70 Friday morning in Russell County injured two New Mexico people.

USD 407 BOE 7-13-15The USD 407 Board of Education will meet Monday, November 30 for a special meeting.

Russell City Council 5-19-15The Russell City Council will meet Tuesday, December 1 for its monthly work study.

Latest Local Sports

KBCA LogoThe Kansas Basketball Coaches Association has released its preseason rankings out ahead of the start of the high school basketball season.

Bob DavisBob Davis, for over three decades the play-by-play voice of Kansas Jayhawk football and men's basketball, has announced that he will retire following the 2015-16 basketball season, thus making Saturday's game against Kansas State his last KU football broadcast.

Victoria QB Brady Dinkel 11-21-15NEWTON – Victoria and Argonia-Attica were tied at 28 in the final seconds of the Eight-Man, Division II state championship game Saturday. The Knights faced fourth-and-inches from their own 24-yard line. Victoria decided to go for it.

RHS Senior Kyleigh Kasper Signing 1 11-17-15A dream came true on Tuesday, Nov. 17 at Amos Morris Gymnasium when Russell High School senior Kyleigh Kasper signed her national letter of intent to play basketball at Fort Hays State University.


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