Long-time police dispatcher leaves Rockford

WISHING WELL—Sam Russell is thanked for her many years of service by Rockford’s Police Chief Dave Jones.

Sam Russell will return to Greenville roots If you walked into the Rockford Police Department anytime in the last decade-and-a-half, chances are you talked to Sam Russell. Friday, Nov.13 was the last day for the “grandmother” of the department, who started her law enforcement career in Greenville, where she says everyone called her mom. She […]