Russellville Roundup set for Saturday


RUSSELLVILLE — The annual Russellville Roundup will be one-day event Saturday. 

All events will be at the Russellville Community Center with most activities being inside. 

Breakfast will be served 8-10:30 a.m. featuring Barb’s homemade cinnamon rolls, sausage gravy and biscuits, scrambled eggs and omelets. Lunch/dinner will be available beginning at 11 a.m. The menu includes fish, tenderloin, ham and beans, coneys, hot dogs, sloppy joe, French fries, macaroni salad, applesauce, slaw, sliced tomatoes, nachos and cheese, desserts and drinks.

At 11 a.m., Keith Strain, Russellville Community Church interim pastor, will have a 20th anniversary service for 9/11. Ashley Ramsay will conclude this service by singing, “God Bless America.”

Following this, at 11:30, Sharon Nichols, a Russellville native, will do a Minnie Pearl impersonation. She will be telling Minnie’s jokes and also singing.

Brayden Hoeferle and his assistant, Jazlynn Wethington, will perform a magic show at noon.

At 1 p.m.  in the gym will be a baby contest (0-3 years) followed by a Little Miss and Mister contest (4-7 years). Contact Chasity Goss at 765-918-8821 for more information. There is no registration fee. All children should be dressed in red, white and blue.

Roller skating will take place 2-4 p.m. Skate rental and skating cost $3. Eric Hites will be the D.J. for roller skating.

The final event will be the raffle drawings. 

Vendors, craft booths, along with cotton candy and snow cones will be set up in the gym. Vendors should contact Amanda White at 765-366-3384 for booth space. Mike Simpson will have his antique tractors on display.

For additional information, contact Darrell Wiatt at 765-918-6312.


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