The City of Russell is in the running for a statewide contest on Facebook sponsored by the League of Kansas Municipalities titled the Kansas Hometown Showdown.
The Russell County Commissioners will meet Monday, March 2 beginning at 9 AM at the Courthouse.
The next Russell City Council Work Study will be held Tuesday, March 3 at 4:30 PM at the City Building.
The Russell Rotary Club and Russell Sunrise Kiwanis Club will host a forum Thursday, March 26 at 6 PM at the Ruppenthal Middle School Auditorium for USD 407 school board candidates on the April ballot.
The Annual National Weather Service (NWS) Severe Weather Awareness Week is March 2 through 6 and the test tornado drill will be Tuesday, March 3 at 1:30 PM.
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Russell High School's Dalton Brand capped off his senior season with a fifth-place finish at 182 pounds at the 3-2-1A State Wrestling Tournament on Saturday, Feb. 28 at Gross Coliseum in Hays.
Area high school basketball scores from Friday, Feb. 27.
Brackets are now set for next week's sub-state basketball tournaments across Kansas for Classes 1A through 3A.
Girls: Minneapolis 47, Russell 38Boys: Minneapolis 66, Russell 39
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