Schedule Change: Due to cancellation, Russell Co. Free Fair will feature open karaoke tonight from 7-9pm followed by Kevin Morris from 9:30-11pm on Free Entertainment Stage .

UPDATE: Due to rain, Wednesday's Russell / Iola game at "AA" State Legion Baseball Tournament in Marysville now will be played Thursday around 3:30pm. The game will be broadcast on KRSL AM 990, 98.1 FM and streaming on!

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8-Man Game of the Week Debuts Sept. 6

8-Man Game of Week

Something new is coming to Russell’s Classic Country AM 990 and this fall.

It’s our 8-Man Game of the Week.

Over the course of the regular-season, we’ll carry five games featuring schools in our listening area – Natoma, Sylvan-Lucas, Victoria and Wilson.

Our first game is Friday, Sept. 6 when Natoma travels east on K-18 Highway to battle rival Sylvan-Lucas in Sylvan. Kickoff is at 7pm. Pregame coverage begins at 6:30pm.

David Elliott and Morgan McNeal will have the call of the game.

Don’t miss our first 8-Man Game of the Week on Friday, Sept. 6 on and Russell’s Classic Country AM 990.

Here is our schedule for this fall...

Sept. 6 Natoma @ Sylvan-Lucas
Sept. 20 Wilson @ Natoma
Oct. 4 Victoria @ Sylvan-Lucas
Oct. 18 Wilson @ Sylvan-Lucas
Oct. 31 Wilson @ Victoria

*Schedule subject to change.

All Russell games will continue to be broadcast on Classic Hits 95.9 and

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