Daylight Savings Time begins Sunday, March 9 and as we prepare to "spring forward" one hour, local officials urge residents to practice fire safety by testing your smoke alarms and changing the batteries.
Tuesday at its monthly work study session the Russell City Council discussed the city incentive package with American Power Chassis and ongoing water issues in the city.
The Russell County Area Community Foundation has announced the availability of scholarship dollars for area high school seniors and college students for the 2014-2015 school year.
The Russell County Commissioners at their Monday meeting approved a one year extension for American Power Chassis to make good on opening their doors for business.
Smoky Hills Public Television kicked off its March pledge drive on Sunday and folks have until March 16 to check out special programming, get involved by donating and help keep SHPTV running strong.
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Kansas' version of March Madness continues on Friday and Saturday with more sub-state basketball action.
The Russell girls hit 14 of 21 free throws in the fourth quarter to earn a 44-37 win over Larned on Thursday, March 6 and earn a spot in Saturday night's sub-state championship game in Russell.
One year after helping the Russell High School girls basketball team to state for the second time in school history, Madison Beagley is finding more postseason success in college.
It is a busy week across Kansas with sub-state basketball tournaments.
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