The Russell Community welcomes our many new residents. May you find the community a good
place to live and help us make this a better community. We would appreciate any input you might have.
Faith United Methodist Church would like to thank all the parents who brought their children to Vacation Bible School. It was our privilege to share our love of Jesus with them. Hope to see you in worship Sundays at 10:30 and hope to see you next year for Vacation Bible School.
Kaitlyn McCurdy, daughter of Mark and Amy McCurdy of Russell recently graduated from Northwestern College in Orange City, Iowa. Kaitlyn, a graduate of Wayne Community School earned a B.S. In Biology and plans to continue her education in the medical field. In the next year she will be serving in the Episcopal Service Corps in Texas. While there will will be working with the homeless and needy.
Kelly McCurdy, daughter of Mark and Amy McCurdy of Russell was among the nearly 400 graduates of the last graduating class at A.I.B. Kelly received an associates degree in Allied Science Event, Hospitality and Tourism Management. Kelly, also a graduate of Wayne Community School will continue her education at Iowa State University this fall.
Monday, August 1, 7 p.m. Russell City Council meeting
Tuesday, August 2, 6 p.m. American Legion and Auxiliary meeting at the Community Center
Wednesday, August 3, 6:30 p.m. United Methodist Night Owls, Sharon McCurdy is the hostess and has the lesson
Sunday, August 7, 2 p.m. Russell Sportsmen's Club Trap shoot
Monday, August 8, 2 p.m. Story Time at the Russell Museum/Library (final date for this summer)
Thursday, August 11-Sunday, August 21, Iowa State Fair, get your food on a stick and meet old/new friends
Monday, August 15, 7 p.m.. Russell Sportsmen's Club Trap shoot
Sunday, August 21, 2 p.m. Russell Sportsmen's Club Any handgun
Monday, August 23, Chariton Community Schools begin the school year
Tuesday, August 23, 10:15 a.m. Russell News Committee, at the Library, any one welcome.
Monday, August 29, 7 p.m. Russell Sportsmen's Club Trap shoot