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Viaero Lifeline Program Provides Free Cell Service to Income-Eligible Customers

Cell PhoneEveryone deserves to have affordable access to mobile phone service in order to stay safe and connected. The Viaero Lifeline program provides income-eligible subscribers with a free phone and free text and talk mobile phone service ensuring they have a phone with them wherever they go.

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KHP: Deer on the Move in Fall

Deer on RoadDeer can be spotted near our state's roadways any time of the year. However, in the fall, motorists should be especially vigilant for deer crossing the highways.

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Three Arrested Following Search Warrant

Drug ArrestA search warrant conducted Tuesday in Russell by Russell Police and Russell County Sheriff's Officers resulted in the arrests of three people for possession of drugs.

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Russell Senior Center Burglarized

Crime PhotoThe Russell Senior Center on Main Street was broken into sometime Monday night according to the Russell Police Department.

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Russell County Records 60 Percent Voter Turnout

Election 2014Russell County recorded a 60 percent voter turnout in Tuesday's General Election according to County Clerk Mary Nuss.

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Bean Resigns

City of Russell LogoChuck Bean has announced his immediate resignation from the Russell City Council and the Cedar Bluff Pipeline Committee.

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Russell City Council Discusses Cemetery Contract, At-Large Elections

Russell City Council 10-7-14A cemetery maintenance contract concerning the St. John Lutheran Cemetery and a possible move to at-large member elections were discussed Tuesday afternoon by the Russell City Council at its monthly work study session.

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