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State Representative Troy Waymaster Seeks Pages for 2017 Legislative Session

Troy Waymaster - LurayWith the legislative session opening January 9, State Representative Troy Waymaster is inviting students 12 years of age and older to apply to be a legislative page.

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Simpson Collecting Names of Prospective Kindergarten Students

Simpson Elementary SchoolSimpson Elementary School in Russell is in the process of collecting names of prospective kindergarten students for the 2017-18 school year.

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Russell County, Township Officials Sworn In

County Swearing In 1-9-17 1A swearing in ceremony was held Monday morning at the Russell County Courthouse for all county and township officials elected in the November General Election.

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EPA Designates January as National Radon Action Month

RadonThe US Environmental Protection Agency has designated January as National Radon Action Month.

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Russell Area Chamber of Commerce Accepting Nominations for Annual Awards

Russell Chamber of CommerceThe Russell Area Chamber of Commerce Annual Awards Banquet is Thursday, February 16 and the Chamber is currently accepting nominations for its annual awards.

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Russell City Council Votes to Purchase Vacant Land for Housing Development

Russell City Council 5-19-15The Russell City Council voted Tuesday afternoon to purchase a block of vacant land in the city for housing development.

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Outgoing Commissioners, Register of Deeds Honored

RCC Years of Service Plaques 1-3-17Two outgoing Russell County Commissioners and the longtime Russell County Register of Deeds were honored at Tuesday's County Commissioners meeting for their years of service.

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