Russell Volunteer Fire Department 5th annual Best in Smoke BBQ competition will be held September 18th and 19th at the Russell Bandstand City Park. There will be an entry fee. Judging starts at 2 p.m. The cook's meeting will be Friday, Sept. 17th at 7 p.m. There will be a freewill BBQ dinner on September 19th at 5 p.m. at the Fire Station. For more information call Shawn at 641-203-3164.