Russell News September 25, 2018
Congratulations to the Russell Fire Department for finishing fourth place (among 20-30 entries) at the State Convention in Waverly and bringing home five trophies. We thank the Fire Department for their diligence in practicing drills and preserving the safety and lives of our citizens. Your time commitment of you and your family is very much appreciated.
Drill # 1-The Thief-2nd place, Jeff Neer, Cody Carrol, Jim Neer, Randy McSparen
Drill #4-Chief's Race,-4th place, Brian Beaty
Drill #6-Coupling Drill-Two Firefighter Team, 4th place, Levi Gwinn, Caden Steinhausen
Drill #7, Coupling Drill-One Firefighter, 1st place-Jeff Neer
Drill # 8, Replacing a Section of Hose, 4th Place, Four Firefighter Team, Jim Neer, Jeff Neer, Chris Feehan, Levi Gwinn
Thursday, September 27 , 6:30 to 9:00 p.m. Russell Sportsmen's Club will have an Iowa permit-to-carry class on in the education building at 41570 280th Avenue, southwest of Russell. To register or to inquire, call 641-203-5296
Sunday, September 30, 2 p.m. Russell Sportsmen's Club .22 rifle (youth shoot free)
Tuesday, October 2, 6 p.m. American Legion/Auxiliary
Wednesday, October 3, 6:30 p.m. Faith United Methodist Church, Bonnie Knust will be the hostess and have the lesson.
Sunday, October 7, 2 p.m. Russell Sportsmen Club Ladies handgun class
Monday, October 8, Columbus Day, some schools do not have school
Monday, October 8, 7 p.m. Russell City Council meeting
Thursday, October 18, 1:15 p.m. Russell News meeting at the Museum-everyone welcome
Thursday, October 18, 6 p.m. Russell Museum/Library Board meeting
Saturday, October 20, 10 a.m. to noon, Halloween Trunk or Treat in the street by the fire station.
Sunday, October 21, 2 p.m. Russell Sportsmen's Club Trap Shoot (youth shoot free)