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Charlie's Inside Corner: Fighting with the Stars

I know, it's supposed to be "Dancing With The Stars" but, this week, it is more appropriate to call it "Fighting With The Stars". Last Sunday the high-flying Kansas City Royals and the resurgent Toronto Blue Jays got into a couple of bench-clearing "fights".

August 06, 2015 | Charles Tabler | Local Sports


Support for Great Bend zoo

Dear Editor,

August 06, 2015 | | Letters to the Editor


No Room for ‘Trophy’ Hunting

Minnesota dentist Walter J. Palmer has dominated the news after killing Cecil, a beloved 13-year-old Zimbabwe lion. Local celebrity Cecil was lured out of a protected national park with meat drug on a truck, shot with an arrow (but not killed) and then tracked for 40 hours before he was shot dead by a rifle. This is "trophy hunting." Cecil then was skinned and beheaded, with his remains abandoned at the park border. Evidence indicates those involved in this horror marathon also tried to destroy Cecil's tracking collar to cover their tracks.

August 06, 2015 | Maria Fotopoulos | Columnists


2016 GOP Debate

August 06, 2015 | | Editorial Cartoons


Marvel ‘Nanny’ Wooley 1931 - 2015

CHASE - Marvel "Nanny" Wooley, 83, died Aug. 4, 2015, at Wesley Towers in Hutchinson. Born Dec. 10, 1931, in Beaver County, Okla., she was the daughter of William L. and Edna B. Haskell Young. In 1949, she graduated from Ashland High School. On Jan. 22, 1954, she married Vincent "Benny" Wooley in Sterling. He died on July 16, 1998. A resident of Chase since 1952, formerly of Ashland, she was a homemaker.

August 05, 2015 | | Obituaries


Larned quilters meet

LARNED - Colleen Wolf welcomed members of the Larned Quilting Bees guild to the Aug. 4 meeting at the Presbyterian Church of Larned.

August 05, 2015 | | Pawnee Co. Briefs


At the Mike: Fort Hays looks to continue climb up MIAA in football

Football has always kind of been the 'second sport' at Fort Hays State. Basketball has been king at the school for years and years.

August 05, 2015 | MIKE MARZOLF, Special to the Tribune | Local Sports


Perez logs three RBIs as Royals cage Tigers

DETROIT- Catcher Salvador Perez launched a two-run homer off Justin Verlander and drove in three, leading the Royals to a 5-1 victory over the Tigers on Tuesday night at Comerica Park.

August 05, 2015 | JASON BECK/MLB.com | AP Sports


Kansas Dream Team places fourth at Nationals

OKLAHOMA CITY- The Kansas Dream Team participated in the MAYB National Tournament in Oklahoma City on July 31-August 2. The team placed fourth in the 9th/10th grade division out of 56 teams.

August 05, 2015 | | Local Sports


FedEx to send 150 drivers to National Truck Driving Championships

150 drivers from 48 states representing FedEx Corp. (NYSE: FDX) operating companies will compete in the National Truck Driving Championships (NTDC) in St. Louis, Mo., Aug. 11-15.

August 05, 2015 | | Business


Surviving Trump 101

August 05, 2015 | | Editorial Cartoons


Mishandling Kids and Crime

SANTA CRUZ, Calif. - An 8-year-old girl is murdered, her body found in a trash bin. This laid-back oceanfront community goes into shock as prosecutors muscle up.

August 05, 2015 | Peter Funt | Columnists


Democrats Just as Looney as Trump

While reporters climbed over each other to bring you the latest Trumpadillo, Democratic presidential candidates are crashing and burning under the radar.

August 05, 2015 | Rick Jensen | Columnists


Golden Belt Community Foundation announces summer grant recipients

The end of another very competitive grant cycle has come, bringing with it 16 applications and over $31,689 in grant application requests. Golden Belt Community Foundation recently completed the July competitive grant cycle and awarded 16 charitable organizations a combined total of $10,271. Awards were granted to programs and projects within Barton, Pawnee, Rush and Stafford Counties.

August 05, 2015 | | Local News


Barton County Medical Society makes donation to the Sr. Mary Ann Klein, OP Nursing Endowment at the

Barton County Medical Society recently made a donation to the Sr. Mary Ann Klein, OP Nursing Endowment at the Golden Belt Community Foundation. The endowment was started by Barton Community College Foundation and the former St. Rose Foundation to provide funding and support for the recruitment, retention, and training of health professionals and health educators, including opportunities for scholarships, equipment for training and continuing education. In the past this endowment supported the purchase of an additional SimPad controller at Barton Community College to aid in the training of new nurses.

August 05, 2015 | | Local News


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Defense has rare off night at Fenway

BOSTON- The Royals, possibly the best defensive team in baseball, had a rare lapse in the field throughout a forgettable 7-2 loss to the Red ...

August 22, 2015 | Jeffrey Flanagan/MLB.com | AP Sports


Chiefs hold off Seahawks 14-13 in second preseason game

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) - Chiefs coach Andy Reid insists he has a handle on who will start along the offensive line when Kansas City opens ...

August 22, 2015 | DAVE SKRETTA, AP Sports Writer | AP Sports


Ellinwood City Council special meeting Monday

The Ellinwood City Council will meet Monday evening at 7 p.m. at the city office for a special meeting to discuss the reestablishment of ...

August 21, 2015 | | Local News


OTR for August 21, 2015

Great Bend Fire/EMS

August 21, 2015 | | On the Record


More Familiar Faces - image gallery

Shafer Art Gallery's "Faculty Staff Friends Acquaintances and Some Folks We Hardly Know" exhibit opens with a reception from 6-8 p.m. Tuesday, Aug ...

August 21, 2015 | | Local News


Familiar Faces

Each year, the Barton Community College faculty and staff get to strut their artistic talents in the Shafer Art Gallery's "Faculty Staff Friends Acquaintances ...

August 21, 2015 | | Local News


Kasselman begins student teaching

LINDSBORG - Amber Kasselman, Great Bend, is one of 19 students from the Bethany College Department of Education who are getting real-life experience in the classroom ...

August 21, 2015 | | Education


​Red Cross to accept blood donations

The next opportunity to donate blood in Great Bend will be Monday, Sept. 14, at St. Rose Auditorium, 1412 Baker Ave. Donations will be accepted ...

August 21, 2015 | | Local News


Commission to hold Monday morning meeting

The Barton County Commission will meet at 9 a.m. Monday at the Barton County Courthouse, 1400 Main in Great Bend. The agenda includes a ...

August 21, 2015 | | Local News


Moose's homer isn't enough to stop Red Sox

BOSTON- The Red Sox continued their recent success against the Royals by riding Wade Miley's strong pitching performance to a 4-1 victory in Thursday ...

August 21, 2015 | Ian Browne/MLB.com | AP Sports


Hoisington stand-off ends without incident

Thursday night, Aug. 20, at 10 p.m., Hoisington Police and deputies from the Barton County Sheriff's Office were called to 673 W. 3rd ...

August 21, 2015 | | Local News


Power washer stolen from shed at Sonic Drive-in

Crime Stoppers is seeking information about a man that was seen by surveillance cameras breaking into a storage shed located at 3908 10th St. in ...

August 21, 2015 | | Local News


Check It Out!

We are back to school this week! This is always an exciting time of year! Following are the latest teen fiction accelerated reader books we ...

August 21, 2015 | Sheri Holmes Director of Library/Media Services Ellinwood School/Community Libraries | Entertainment


Gunsmoke stars set to reunite in legendary Dodge City

Miss Kitty and Matt Dillon have been part of cultural history for over sixty years this September. Their names have been in songs, books and ...

August 21, 2015 | | Entertainment


Mission Implausible

August 21, 2015 | | Editorial Cartoons


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