Latest Local News

emergency drill pictureRussell City and County Emergency Services will conduct an Active Shooter Simulation Drill Wednesday, February 10 at 6 PM at the Dream Theater in downtown Russell.

Russell Champion MascottThe 2016 Russell High School Winter Sports Royalty Court and Attendants have been announced.

Road Closed PictureThe Russell County Highway Department will temporarily close one mile of rural road next week to replace a bridge.

Senator Bowers 2016 StaffState Senator Elaine Bowers has announced the members of her staff who will assist her in the 2016 Legislative Session will be Legislative Office Assistant Roberta Kellogg of Grantville and Intern Chase Douglas Lambert of Mahaska.

USD 407 BOE 7-13-15The USD 407 Board of Education added one day to the current school year and approved block scheduling at Russell High School for next year at its meeting Monday.

Latest Local Sports

Reshean Holloway Signing 2-10-16Russell High School Senior Reshean Holloway signed a letter of intent Wednesday to play football next season at Hutchinson Community College.

RHS BasketballGirls: Russell 60, Sacred Heart 49
Boys: Sacred Heart 86, Russell 53

BasketballArea high school basketball scores from Tuesday, Feb. 9.

KBCA LogoThe Kansas Basketball Coaches Association has released its weekly statewide rankings.

RHS BasketballGirls: Russell 43, Republic County 34
Boys: Republic County 56, Russell 33

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