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!!

Clean Up Day

Clean-up flyer



Good Afternoon Everyone!!


I am just reminding you that the Russell Community Clean Up Day will be on Saturday, April 9th!! It will be from 8am –  12pm!! Remember you dump all your non – hazardous items: old furniture, building materials, trash, debris and other unnecessary extras, and you can take them to the dumpsters at 333 E 9th St!!

Russell PRIDE will be offering curb side pick – up for residents 65 and older or for disabled residents. You can call 785-483-5853 and ask for Connie to make arrangements!!

Potato Bar



Potato BarGood Morning Everyone!! Hope you all are having a wonderful day so far!!

I just wanted to remind you that the Potato Bar for the Bowl Plaza is this Wednesday, March 16th!! Fromm 11:30am – 1:30pm and 5pm – 6:30pm at the Golden Age Center (210 S Main Street) in Lucas!!! This is by donation!! Cookies are 2 for $.50!! Purchase chances to win prizes, and all proceeds will be going towards the maintenance of the Bowl Plaza!! Hope to see you there!!

Russell Home Expo

Good Morning Everyone!!


Just wanted to remind you all about the Russell Home Expo this Saturday, March 5th!!! It will be at the Russell County 4-H Building from from 10am – 4pm!! Come check out all the vendors and see what they can help you with, check out the new products, and have fun!! RHS Music Booster Club will have a food stand!

RAC Annual Father/Daughter Dance

Good Morning Everyone!!!

Hope everyone isn’t too tired after watching the Super Bowl last night!!

I just wanted to let you all know that the RAC is doing their Annual Father/Daughter Dance on Thursday, February 11th!!! It will be at the Fossil Creek Hotel from 6:30pm – 8pm!! Daughter and their Fathers can get their pictures taken together in the lobby starting at 5:30pm, this event is FREE.

Big Buck Classic

Good Morning Everyone,


I just wanted to let you all know what I’ve been up to lately!! A few weeks ago I was in Topeka at the Big Buck Classic!! While, there the staff at Russell County Eco Devo & CVB and I promoted Russell County hunting, fishing and the attractions!! We want people to come visit our beautiful county and enjoy their time here. It was a wonderful three days at the Big Buck Classic it was busy from the time the doors open until the time the doors closed!!! We talked to lots of interested people and handed a lot of information out!