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RCACF Announces Scholarships Available

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 2015-2016 school year.


Oklahoma Man Arrested in Russell County for Drug Possession

Drug ArrestAn Oklahoma man was arrested for methamphetamine and marijuana possession Sunday afternoon at the Sun Mart Truck Stop near Bunker Hill.


County Commissioners Discuss Road Projects

Russell County Commissioners 3-17-14The Russell County Commissioners met for a short meeting Monday in which they discussed ongoing road and bridge projects as well as possible equipment purchases.


More Storage Unit Padlocks Cut

Crime PhotoExactly one week after several padlocks were reported to be cut off of storage units at two locations in Russell, authorities say another report of cut padlocks was received Thursday.


GOP "Clean Sweep" Bus Tour Draws Crowd at Meridy's

GOP Tour 1The GOP "Clean Sweep" Bus Tour, featuring Republican candidates for national and state offices, stopped in Russell Thursday at Meridy's Restaurant for a casual campaign event.

Read more... Special: Caroline's Crusade

Caroline JoyHays Daily News - Langerhans Cell Histiocytosis is an extremely rare disease that affects only one in 2 million infants. Sadly, Caroline Joy Harbaugh of Russell is one of those 2 million.


Russell Native Honored at Wednesday's World Series Game

Our HeroesSitting in the Budweiser Our Hero Seat at Wednesday's Major League Baseball World Series Game Seven at Kauffman Stadium in Kansas City was Russell-native Sergeant First Class Dominic Baruelo.


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