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10/21/2016 2:32:19 PM
A fire ravaged through a home oat 305 East Cotaco Street near Carroll Street in downtown Russellville Friday afternoon. A massive black cloud of smoke was visible from as far away as Walnut Gate Road according to witnesses. According to a witness at the scene, the home belongs to George Fuller. With winds ripping through downtown, ashes from the fire were blowing as far as three blocks from the s
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10/19/2016 10:10:33 AM
Belgreen High School’s auditorium played host to a spirited forum for Franklin County Superintendent of Education last Thursday, as Republican candidate Bart Moss, Democratic candidate Donald Borden and independent candidate Greg Hamilton each took turns unfolding their respective plans should they win next month’s election. The debate lasted approximately 90 minutes and was full of a...read more
10/18/2016 2:35:13 PM
Russellville native Jacob David Sage was honored recently as one of the 2016 Student Achievement Award winners at a banquet held October 8th in Tuscumbia. Sage, the son of Tim Sage and grandson of Milton and Barbara Sage of Russellville, is a senior at Florence High School. The banquet is presented each year by Hype Ministry, Inc., of Florence. The event provides an opportunity to celebrate tho...read more
10/18/2016 10:33:22 AM
Northwest-Shoals Community College (NW-SCC) sophomore student, Kaylen Bishop, has been selected as a 2016 Coca-Cola Leaders of Promise Scholar and will receive a $1,000 scholarship.   Bishop, a native of Haleyville, was selected by a panel of independent judges from more than 1,100 applicants. Coca-Cola Leaders of Promise Scholars are selected based on outstanding academic achievement and d...read more
10/12/2016 10:34:33 AM
RUSSELLVILLE - The Russellville City Schools Education Foundation is calling all runners to participate in the inaugural 5K Torch Run that will help the Foundation raise money for teacher and student scholarships. The run is scheduled for this Saturday, October 15, with check-in and registration starting at 7:30 a.m. in the RHS Auditorium lobby and the 5K starting at 8 a.m. There will also be a 1...read more
10/12/2016 10:29:32 AM
Belgreen High School’s 2016-2017 Bulldog Ambassadors spent a recent Friday afternoon in Decatur working on the ultimate team-building experience as they participated in “Trapped,” a thrilling escape game of mystery and clues. Ambassadors were divided into three groups with dissimilar personalities and then worked in harmony as a team using clues to solve puzzles. The teams enjoy...read more
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