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A Full House Christmas Caring Tree Will Help Children in Need

Christmas presentA Full House at 825 North Main Street in Russell will have a Christmas Caring Tree this holiday season to help children in need experience the joys of Christmas.

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Hansen Foundation to Distribute $50,000 in Grants through RCACF

Russell County Area Community Foundation LogoThe Dane G. Hansen Foundation has announced they will distribute another $50,000 in grants to Russell County through the Russell County Area Community Foundation.

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Hospital Board Election is Nov. 3, Advance Voting Begins Oct. 19

VoteAdvance voting for the November 3 Hospital Board Election begins Monday, October 19 according to Russell County Clerk and Elections Officer Mary Nuss.

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Gorham Manhunt Suspect Arrested

Gorham Manhunt Crash 10-22-15A Georgia teen who led local law enforcement on two high-speed chases Thursday in Russell and Ellis Counties, and was the reason for a manhunt in Gorham, has been arrested.

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Russell City Council Approves Server Upgrade

Russell City Council 5-19-15The Russell City Council approved an upgrade to the city network server at its regular monthly meeting Tuesday afternoon.

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Nearly 200 Years of Service Honored at City Council Meeting

10-20-15 City Service AwardsNine City of Russell employees were honored with service awards at Tuesday's Russell City Council meeting totaling 190 combined years of service.

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Russell County Courthouse Addition is Officially Open

Courthouse Addition Ribbon CuttingThe Russell County Courthouse addition is officially open following a Grand Opening and Ribbon Cutting Ceremony Monday afternoon.

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