Sunday's "A Reason for Hope" Benefit Concert in Lucas has been Postponed

United Emmanuel Lutheran Church in Milberger and Olive Branch Chapel and First Southern Baptist Church in Russell are cancelling Sunday services due to weather.

Natoma Christmas Celebration on Sunday is postponed.

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Scholarship Applications Due March 31

Russell County Area Community Foundation LogoThe Russell County Area Community Foundation has announced the availability of scholarship dollars for area high school seniors and college students for the 2014-2015 school year.


Russell City Council Discusses American Power Chassis, Water

Russell City Council Dec 2013Tuesday at its monthly work study session the Russell City Council discussed the city incentive package with American Power Chassis and ongoing water issues in the city.


County Commission Gives American Power Chassis One Year Extension

Russell County CourthouseThe Russell County Commissioners at their Monday meeting approved a one year extension for American Power Chassis to make good on opening their doors for business.


SHPTV Pledge Drive is Now Through March 16

Smoky Hills Public TelevisionSmoky Hills Public Television kicked off its March pledge drive on Sunday and folks have until March 16 to check out special programming, get involved by donating and help keep SHPTV running strong.


Kansas Wheat Condition Fair Says Report

wheat fieldThe latest government snapshot of the Kansas winter wheat crop shows a mixed outlook after a month of cold, snowy weather.


Natoma Residents Asked to Conserve Water

Water Restrictions Russell is not the only town in the area asking its citizens to reduce water use, as the City of Natoma has now enacted Phase I of its water conservation plan.


Severe Weather Awareness Week is March 3-7

National Weather Service LogoThe temperatures are cold and snow is on the ground, but spring is just around the corner and with the changing of the seasons comes a changing in weather patterns.


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