The public is invited to attend the Lenten Luncheon series presented by The Barton County Association of Churches. Come and prepare for the celebration of the Resurrection of Jesus, Easter Sunday, March 27. Praying and eating together is a loving act modeled by Jesus - a time for personal reflection and spiritual growth. This week, First Assembly of God Church, 601 S. Patton Rd., hosts with Pastor Jay Beuoy, Grace Community Church, delivering the message. Serving begins at noon to 1 p.m. A freewill offering is suggested to help defray the expenses of the host congregation. Everyone is welcome to ...
Ellinwood United Methodist Church will observe the World Day of Prayer and invites the public to join with women, men and children in more than 170 countries and regions around the world in worship at a special service on March 4 at 1:30 p.m.
COFFEYVILLE - Just about a month ago, the Barton women's basketball team beat Coffeyville at the Barton Gym. That loss sent the Red Ravens into a tailspin to take them out of a race for the Jayhawk title down to sixth place.
February 25, 2016|
By Mike Marzolf
Special to the Tribune
Without a spark, one won't have a fire. This concept is the metaphor used by Barton business students Thomas Thill, Devon Nelson and Andrew Iverson when they founded The SPARK, an entrepreneurs' club where members are provided resources and guidance related to starting or growing a business. From determining if an idea would be viable and profitable, to marketing practices and tax questions, anything goes.
February 25, 2016|
By BRANDON STEINERT
Barton Community College
If the past three days are any indication, the gas price downward fall has now bounced in the other direction, AAA reported this week. The Kansas average was at $1.49 per gallon on Monday and on Tuesday, it rose to $1.52 and Wednesday, it was $1.57. However, Kansans are still enjoying a 26 percent average savings over this time last year.
PLAINVILLE - Doris Marie (Miller) Fischer, 80, passed away Feb. 22, 2016 at Rooks County Health Center in Plainville. Born on Nov. 26, 1935, in Larned, she was the daughter of Ryal L. and Augusta (Walter) Miller. She grew up in Radium and graduated from Radium High School with the Class of 1953. She attended Fort Hays State College for one year before meeting and marrying Neil Harmon Fischer on Oct. 3, 1954, in Radium.
According to the Barton County Sheriff's Office just before 6 p.m. on Wednesday sheriff's deputies responded to a reported injury accident located in the 300 block of Northeast 10 Ave. just north of 30 Road.
The Barton Community College basketball programs will begin first round action of the Region VI playoffs tonight, as both teams will be taking on Coffeyville Community College. The men's team, the No. 6 seed in the region, will play their game at home versus the No. 11 seeded Ravens in a 7 p.m. tip at the Barton Gym with free admission for all fans. The Lady Cougars, being the No. 11 seed in the women's bracket, will travel to Coffeyville for a 7 p.m. tip at Nellis Hall against the No. 6 Lady Ravens.