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Homburg Announces Resignation from USD 399

Aaron HomburgUSD 399 Natoma-Paradise-Waldo Superintendent, K-12 Principal and High School Head Football Coach Aaron Homburg has announced his resignation from Natoma effective June 30, 2017.

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RHS National Business Honor Society Featured in Magazine

Russell Champion MascottAn article about Russell High School's National Business Honor Society written by the organization's co-sponsor Denise Parr was published in a recent magazine.

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RHS Winter Sports Royalty Announced

2017 RHS Winter Sports RoyaltyThe 2017 Russell High School Winter Sports Night will be held Friday, February 3 at Amos Morris Gym and the royalty and attendants for this year's ceremonies have been announced.

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Natoma Receives Grant to Purchase Playground Equipment, Install New Park Bathroom

Dept CommerceThe City of Natoma has been awarded $96,428 in Community Development Block Grant funds to purchase new playground equipment and install a new bathroom at its City Park. Natoma will contribute $96,428 in matching funds.

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Russell Recycling Program Expands with RCACF Grant

Russell Recycling Trailers January 2017The City of Russell was recently awarded a grant from the Russell County Area Community Foundation (RCACF) that allowed for the purchase of a second recycling trailer.

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Get Involved in Your Downtown

Russell Main Street IncRussell Main Street, Inc. wants you to get involved in downtown Russell. The Russell Main Street Board is currently working towards a 2017 organizational transformation, which includes incorporating more community members in the efforts to keep our downtown alive.

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Waymaster Introduces Bill to Encourage Rural Job Growth

Troy Waymaster - LurayRepresentative Troy Waymaster, R-Bunker Hill, introduced legislation last week in Topeka aimed at boosting rural job growth in Kansas.

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