Russell Community Thanksgiving Dinner

Good Morning Everyone!!

Happy Monday!! I know you are all thinking about stuffing your bellies on Thanksgiving Day!! Just wanted to remind you that there will be a Community Thanksgiving Dinner starting at 12pm at the St. Mary’s Queen of Angels Catholic Church! The meal includes, turkey, stuffing, potatoes, green beans, rolls and drinks! Free of charge to all members of the community! Side dishes and desserts are appreciated but not required. Free will offering will be accepted. If you have any questions about the dinner, or are interested in volunteering, or need a meal delivered/picked up, or would like to make a donation please contact Dannie’ll Heaton at 785-483-1772!!


I hope you all have a safe and wonderful holiday!!!

Plaid Friday!



Morning Everyone!

Don’t forget next Friday is Plaid Friday!! If you would like to know what businesses are participating please call Encore Antiques at 785-445-8480! This is a wonderful alternative to Black Friday and keeping your hard earned dollars in our awesome community! I hope to see you all shopping about on November 25th!!

Cael Evans Russell County Youth Hunt!


Good Morning Everyone!!

Hope your week has been going well and we are half way through it!! Yippie!!

I just wanted to let you all know that you still have time to get signed up for the Cael Evans Russell County Youth Hunt!! If you would like a registration form you can stop by Russell County Eco Devo & CVB, Klemas, Sportsman’s Corner, and LaSada!! Please return signed forms to the Russell County Eco Devo & CVB Office( 331 E Wichita)! Forms turned in by October 28th will receive a free youth hunt t-shirt!

Chit Chat at the Barn


Good Morning Everyone!!

Just wanted to remind you all about Chit Chat at the Barn on October 11th at Granny Mae’s Pumpkin Patch!! If you’re a business owner or are thinking about becoming a business owner this is the event for you to attend! Talk with one another about ideas, explain what your business is, hand out business cards, or anything that helps promotes your business!! Plus, you can roast a smore at the fire pit, and enjoy cold root beer or warm cider while talking about your ideas! If you’d like to attend please call 785-483-4000 or email with your RSVP! Please let us know no later than 12pm on October 3rd! Hope to see you there!🙂

Commercial Building Tours!

Good Morning Everyone!!

Have you thought of owning your own business and needed the perfect building to do so?! The first Russell Commercial Building Tour is happening TONIGHT!!! There will be information provided on the many different resources available for entrepreneurs wanting to open their own business! You will learn about local business programs and see the available listed properties!! Starting at 5:30pm at Espresso Etc (628 N Main, Russell, KS)!

There will be a short resource program followed by the tours!

Red & Blue Fridays

Gooooood Morning Everyone and happy Wednesday!!!🙂

We are ONE WEEK from school starting, how exciting! I just wanted to remind everyone to get your red and blue for Red and Blue Fridays! Display or wear your red and blue every Friday to show our school spirit! GO BRONCOS! 

–Russ Co

Russ Co & Sally Meet Again!

Good Morning All!!

I just wanted to take a moment and talk to you about my splendid day with Miss Sally from Ellinwood!! I joined her in the After Harvest Festival Parade last Saturday, and boy, did I have a blast!! Here is a picture of us enjoying our time together and enjoying the beautiful weather!! (Don’t forget to compliment how pretty her dress is!) Keep a look out for our next adventure!!!

Russ Co and Sally

Royals Alumni Youth Baseball Clinic

Good Morning Everyone!!


I just wanted to let you all know that the Royals Alumni Youth Baseball Clinic is once again upon us!!  On May 20th, starting at 12pm with a free lunch provided by Klemas Apple Market! The clinic then follows from 1 – 3pm at Memorial Park Complex. This clinic is free and open to any area boys and girls ages 7 – 15!! Hope to see you all out there!!

Prom, if you want to!!

Good Afternoon Everyone and Happy Friday!!!

From 6pm – 12am at the Russell Elks Lodge!! Now is your chance to redo Prom the way you would want to! Whether it’s jeans, dolled up or thrifty, come and help support the project of the revitalization of the pool!! Parsons Productions and Heavy Hor D’oeveres will be included in the ticket cost and all proceeds will go to the pool. Tickets will be available at Getting Notcied, Rage Salon, or call Afton Brown at 785-483-1710. There will be a cash bar. Tickets are $75/couple or $50/single. Doors open at 6 with a social hour!!