Russell County Schools Food Service receives unexpected funds

The Russell County Board of Education received some unexpected funds for its food service budget recently.

Superintendent Michael Ford told WJRS News the school district received $167,629 in federal stimulus money to help offset extra  expenses incurred during the pandemic.

These extra funds are referred to as an emergency operational cost payment, Ford said.


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