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Cougars’ complete sweep of Hutch; stay one back of West lead

Winning at the Sports Arena was a task Craig Fletchall found very difficult for much of his career. Recently, however, it has become much easier for the Barton Community College men's basketball co...

February 13, 2015 | | Community College

Ellinwood blood drive Monday

The Ellinwood Community American Red Cross Blood Drive will be held from 2 to 7 p.m. on Monday at St. Joseph's Parish Center. Call 800-733-2767 to schedule appointment. Walk-ins are welcome also.

February 13, 2015 | | Local News

Champion grappler to host wrestling clinic in Great Bend

The Great Bend Kid Wrestling Club will be hosting a guest coach on Wednesday February 18th. Tyler Caldwell will be in the wrestling room working with young athletes participating in wrestling. Tyle...

February 13, 2015 | | Local Sports

Club Calendar

Monday Great Bend Optimist - noon at the Walnut BowlGreat Bend Rotary - noon at the Highland Hotel South Heritage RoomOrder of Eastern Star Great Bend #226 - 7:30 p.m. at the Masonic Lodge in Hois...

February 13, 2015 | | Club News

HomeWords: A Project of the Poet Laureate of Kansas

Our theme this week is HOME AS LAND. We're using the American Cinquain as our hiking boots-5 lines whose 22 syllables are arranged in this way: 2, 4, 6, 8, 2. In this frigid time, Kansans look to...

February 13, 2015 | Wyatt Townley | Entertainment

Tinseltown Talks

Carleton Carpenter: Actor, Author and Lion TamerWhat were the chances that a 6' 3" spaghetti-thin, 18-year-old blonde actor from Bennington, Vt., could break into Broadway after his first job inter...

February 13, 2015 | Nick Thomas | Entertainment

Barton Elite championship

February 13, 2015 | | Local Sports

Great Bend High School Bowling results

On Tuesday the Great Bend Panthers traveled to Garden City for a triangular meet with Garden City and Holcomb. The Great Bend girls won the competition by rolling a team series of 2223 and earned s...

February 13, 2015 | | Local Sports

Top ranked Hutch women roll by Barton

The task was a big one indeed. Traveling to face the top ranked team in the nation on its home court. It was a task that proved too tall for the Barton Community College women to accomplish.The Cou...

February 13, 2015 | | Community College

What's In a Name?

Just guessing here, but I imagine forecasters at the Weather Channel are embarrassed about having to give winter storms names like "Juno," "Kari" and "Linus." Juno is what they called the almost-bi...

February 13, 2015 | Peter Funt | Columnists

Have You Seen This? Honda’s perfectly odd dream commercial

DREAMSVILLE — Straight out of the gate, I have revelation: I am a prolific dreamer, and I remember my dreams regularly.I dream in monochromatic color schemes, full-color animation, film noir, music...

February 13, 2015 | Martha Ostergar KSL | Trending Topics

The rise of meditation on college campuses

Duke may have one of the best law schools in the country, but in recruiting new students, its promotional materials point out that Durham's bar scene has exploded in the past few years.At Carnegie ...

February 13, 2015 | Menachem Wecker Deseret News | Education

Court Can Save Millions from Illegal Obamacare Taxes

The full-court press is on from every organ of enlightened liberal opinion: the Supreme Court must not decide this term's big Obamacare case, King v. Burwell, on the actual legal merits, which are ...

February 13, 2015 | Phil Kerpen | Columnists

Daily No-Show

February 13, 2015 | | Editorial Cartoons

Money Habitudes cancellation

The scheduled program at the Senior Center, 2005 Kansas Ave., titled, "Money Habitudes" at 1:00 p.m. today has been cancelled. It will still be held from noon to 1 p.m. on Wednesday at the Great ...

February 13, 2015 | | Local News

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