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The Russellville City Council declared two vacancies within the Russellville Police Department at the council's October 16th meeting. The council accepted the resignation of Sergeant Jessica Clements...read more
Russellville's newest physician has an impressive resume prior to coming to Russellville Hospital two months ago. Dr. Jeffrey Manord, a general and vascular surgeon, came to the hospital from Winfiel...read more
With 62 percent of Franklin County residents’ educations concluding with high school graduation, it’s more important than ever to arm our young people with job-ready skills tailored to the...read more
Russellville’s newest physician has an impressive resume prior to his arrival at Russellville Hospital two months ago. Dr. Jeffrey Manord, a general and vascular surgeon, came to the hospital f...read more
The Russellville Public Library will host an event with folk artist and quilter Wanda Robertson and Christian author Vona Elkins on Tuesday, October 24 at 10:30 a.m. About twenty years ago, Wanda Rob...read more
As one of only 31 cities nationwide to be part of the Cities Combating Hunger through Afterschool and Summer Meal Programs (CHAMPS), the City of Russellville was chosen as the Alabama location to host...read more
Former Alabama governor George Wallace's legacy includes the fulfillment of his vision to greatly expand Alabama's junior college system. Part of that vision included Northwest Alabama Junior College...read more
The Franklin County Commission hopes a new Alabama program will lead to reduced costs for medical expenses for inmates in the Franklin County Jail. Commissioners approved sending a notice of intent t...read more
Who says you can't enjoy a school lunch? Some of Franklin County's and Russellville's elected officials, along with members of the Russellville Police and Fire Departments joined Russellville High Sc...read more
With more than 1.8 million people displaced from Hurricane Irma alone, thousands of students had to find new schools, at least on a temporary basis. While Franklin County didn't receive any new enrol...read more
According to American Cancer Society estimates, nearly 4,000 new cases of breast cancer will occur in the state of Alabama this year. In the U.S., women have a one-in-eight chance of developing breast...read more
With more than 1.8 million people displaced from Hurricane Irma alone, thousands of students had to find new schools, at least on a temporary basis. While Franklin County didn’t receive any new...read more
Tractor Supply Company will celebrate its grand opening in Russellville with a community celebration featuring entertainment, giveaways and special events. As part of the family-friendly celebration ...read more
A community meeting will provide a forum for Franklin County residents to show their interest in countywide broadband to a prospective broadband provider. The community meeting is set for Thursday, O...read more
Russellville Housing Authority executive director Bernitta Johnson was fired at a Tuesday meeting of the Housing Authority Board of Directors. By a 4-1  margin, board members voted to terminate ...read more
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