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Sylvan-Lucas Students Serve as Pages for State Representative Waymaster

Sylvan Lucas Students Pages for WaymasterOn Tuesday, March 12, six students from Sylvan-Lucas Unified Schools paged for State Representative Troy Waymaster of the 109th District.

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Russell City Council Requests Water Release from Cedar Bluff Reservoir

Quinday City CouncilThe Russell City Council voted unanimously to formally request the release of a portion of the city's yearly allotment of water from Cedar Bluff Reservoir to help recharge Russell's Pfiefer well fields at a special meeting Tuesday afternoon.

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State Representative Waymaster Honors RHS FFA Livestock Judging Team

FFA Team Tours CapitolOn Thursday, March 7, 2013, Representative Troy L. Waymaster honored the four students from the Russell High School FFA Livestock Judging Team for their achievements at the state, national and, potentially, international level.

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Commodity Distribution Will be Tuesday, Wednesday in Russell

foodGovernment surplus commodities will be distributed in Russell at two locations this week, one on Tuesday and the other on Wednesday.

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Three Search Warrants Friday in Gorham Result in Four Arrests

Drug ArrestThree separate search warrants conducted by Russell County Sheriff's Department Deputies Friday afternoon in Gorham resulted in four drug related arrests.

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State Senator Bowers Announces Hiring of Administrative Assistant

Bowers Names Administrative AssistantState Senator Elaine Bowers (R-Concordia) is pleased to announce that Patty Williams, of Topeka, was selected as her Administrative Assistant for the 2013 Legislative Session.

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RCACF Children's Fund Grant Deadline Approaching

Russell County Area Community Foundation LogoThe deadline to apply for the Russell County Area Community Foundation Children's Fund grant is March 15, according to Foundation Executive Director Angela Muller.

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