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USD 407 Facilities Planning Focus Group Meeting 1 5-24-16The USD 407 Board of Education, district administration and staff, local business people and members of the public will meet Wednesday, June 1 for a special meeting to further discuss facilities planning.

2016 Russell Community Garage SaleDuring the Russell Community Garage Sale on Saturday, June 4, more than 35 individuals, non-profit organizations and businesses will offer a great opportunity for shoppers to enjoy a day of bargain hunting and treasure seeking.

RCT Summer 2016 Production CastRussell Community Theater will present The Senator Wore Pantyhose as its annual dinner theater showing June 21-25.

Memorial Day 2016 1Memorial Day was Monday, May 30. Here are a few pictures from the annual Memorial Day ceremony at the Russell City Cemetery.

Share a StoryThis summer Smoky Hills Public Television is working with public libraries throughout central and western Kansas to conduct summer reading programs through the Share a Story project.

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2016 KSHSAA State Track Logo11 athletes from Russell High School competed in the KSHSAA State Track and Field Meet at Cessna Stadium in Wichita on Friday and Saturday, May 27-28.

2016 KSHSAA State Baseball LogoThe Russell/Victoria baseball team took third place at the Class 4A Div. 2 State Tournament in Emporia on Saturday, May 28 and matched their best finish in five trips to state since the program began in 1993.

RHS Boys GolfRussell High School's Tanner Brown tied with five other golfers for 31st place at the Class 3A State Tournament on Monday, May 23 at the Salina Municipal Course.

RHS Track and Field11 athletes from Russell High School have qualified for the state high school track and field meet.

2016 Russell/Victoria Baseball Reg Champs #2The Russell/Victoria baseball team is headed to state for the second time in three years and the fifth time in the program's history after winning the Russell Class 4A Div. 2 Regional Tournament on Wednesday, May 18 at the Shaffer Field Complex.

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