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Lucas Honored as Kansas PRIDE Community of Excellence

city of lucas logoLucas has been named a Community of Excellence for 2016 through 2018 by the Kansas PRIDE program.

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Jewelry Casket Display Featured at Russell Public Library

Russell Public LibraryMartha Smith Kennedy has a display at the Russell Public Library of jewelry caskets she has collected over the course of her lifetime.

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USD 407 BOE Discusses Repairs, School Calendar Monday

USD 407 BOE 7-13-15The USD 407 Board of Education met Monday evening for its regular monthly session.

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RCACF Awards $7,500 in Grants to USD 407

USD 407 Grant Dec 2015The Russell County Area Community Foundation (RCACF) has awarded $7,500 in grants to USD 407.

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UPDATE: Schwien Wins Santa Drawing

Santa Drawing 2015The lucky winner of the Russell Main Street, Inc. hand-crafted Santa is Jim Schwien of Russell.

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Driscoll Named Russell Parks Superintendent

City of Russell LogoConnor Driscoll has been selected as the Parks Superintendent and Cemetery Sexton for the City of Russell with his appointment being effective December 18, 2015.

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Outstanding FHSU Nursing Graduates Named for Fall 2015

Fort Hays State University logoOutstanding fall 2015 graduates were announced in a ceremony Friday by the Department of Nursing at Fort Hays State University.

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