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​BCC trustees look at impact of state funding

The Barton Community College Board of Trustees will learn about state funding issues that may impact the college during the September study session, set for 4 p.m. Thursday at the Seminar Room, F-30 of the Fine Arts Building. There will be reports on college video marketing, the college website redesign and a draft of the community report. Dean Mark Dean will distribute copies of the latest financial statement at the meeting.

September 10, 2013 | | Area Briefs


Summer Street Stroll Farmers Market ends Thursday

This is the final week for the 2013 Summer Street Stroll Farmers Market and free movies in the Barton County courthouse square. It will also be the last market that seniors will be able to use their Senior Farmers Market Nutrition Program checks, according to Janel Rose at the Barton County Health Department.

September 10, 2013 | BY TRIBUNE STAFF | News


A STAR IS BORN

Lights! Camera! Action! Words that most of us have heard only on television or in movies. But for one six year old Great Bend girl, it was reality.

September 10, 2013 | BY DEBORAH FREUND Special to the Tribune | News


Tillotson's return from Romania

ELLINWOOD - Ellinwood residents Scott, Debbie and Chase Tillotson returned on Aug. 27 from a Christian Family Conference in Romania. The conference was hosted by Star of Hope Romania for families who care for a child with disabilities. The Tillotson family was supported by friends, family and churches across the state of Kansas, making it possible to make the journey from Kansas to Romania. Each of the three family members played a major role in the conference.

September 10, 2013 | | Barton Co. News


Virginia Ballard 1931-2013

HOISINGTON - Virginia Ballard, age 82, died Sunday, Sept. 8, 2013 at Clara Barton Hospital in Hoisington. She was born Jan. 26, 1931 at St. Petersburg, Fla. the daughter of Frank Leslie, Sr. and Marilyn Virginia (Young) McEwen.

September 10, 2013 | | Obituaries


More moisture needed

Rainfall during the end of July and the first week of August has provided hope for farmers and cattlemen across Kansas – even in the farm western corners of the state.

September 10, 2013 | | Agriculture


Six past U.S. ag secretaries to share the stage at Landon Lecture

MANHATTAN – Kansas State University's next Landon Lecture will include six of the nation's chief leaders in the agriculture industry.

September 10, 2013 | | Agriculture


Featured cartoon

September 10, 2013 | | Editorial Cartoons


Bloggers part two - the book world

The advent of the internet has changed the way the world operates with the same powerful ripple that the printing press caused in 1450 and for the same reason. The average citizen could more easily find out that a lot of other people were thinking the same thing.

September 10, 2013 | | Columnists


No accountability in school accountability

Standardized testing can close your public school, hold your kid back a year or now get a teacher fired-all in the name of accountability. But standardized testing's sheen of fairness got tarnished last week, proving that despite all the promises, there is no accountability in accountability.

September 10, 2013 | | Columnists


Philadelphia, Vick run past RG3, ’Skins

LANDOVER, Md. - Just try to keep up with Michael Vick, LeSean McCoy and the Philadelphia Eagles this season. Robert Griffin III and the Washington Redskins sure couldn't.

September 09, 2013 | The Associated Press | AP Sports


Royals take step back in wild-card chase, fall to Indians 4-3

CLEVELAND - The Cleveland Indians were rewarded nicely for making it out of a harrowing ninth inning: They gained ground in the AL wild-card chase.

September 09, 2013 | The Associated Press | AP Sports


IDENTITY CRISIS

MANHATTAN - There was no secret to what Kansas State was going to do last season.

September 09, 2013 | The Associated Press | College/Professional


WINNING WAYS

KANSAS CITY, Mo. - The Kansas City Chiefs scored more points in their season opener than they did in any game last season. They piled up six sacks, returned an interception for a touchdown and didn't allow the lowly Jacksonville Jaguars to score on offense.

September 09, 2013 | The Associated Press | College/Professional


​Krug offers ‘Seasonal & Simple’ tips

Donna Krug will talk about fresh vegetables and fruit during the program "Seasonal & Simple," which she will present twice this week. The free program will be given at noon Tuesday, Sept. 10, at the Great Bend Activity Center, 2715 18th St., and at 1 p.m. Thursday at the Senior Center, 2005 Kansas Ave. The programs are sponsored by the Great Bend Recreation Commission.

September 09, 2013 | | Area Briefs


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Barton men let one slip away against Hutchinson

For much of the game Saturday night at the Barton Gym, the Cougars men's basketball team was in control. A win that would keep ...

February 02, 2016 | Mike Marzolf | Community College


Cougars lose to No. 8 Hutchinson women

For the Barton women's basketball team to pull off the upset Saturday night at the Barton Gym, things were going to have to go ...

February 02, 2016 | Mike Marzolf | Community College


Barton Count Farm Bureau presents Ag Education Seminar

Barton County Farm Bureau will present an Ag Education Seminar at 1 p.m. on Wednesday at the Hoisington Activity Center. This seminar is open ...

February 02, 2016 | | Local News


City hires new CVB Director Emily Goad

City of Great Bend Community Coordinator Christina Hayes announced during the City Council meeting Monday that a new Convention and Visitors Bureau Director has been ...

February 01, 2016 | BY TRIBUNE STAFF | Local News


James “Jim” Alan Norvell 1961 - 2016

James "Jim" Alan Norvell was born on Nov. 25, 1961, and entered eternal life on Jan. 29, 2016.

February 01, 2016 | | Obituaries


Bill Bortz 1931 - 2016

DOWNS - Bill Bortz, 84, passed away Jan. 18, 2016, at his home in Downs. Born June 10, 1931, in Claflin, he was the son of ...

February 01, 2016 | | Obituaries


Donald D. Peterson 1934 - 2016

LARNED - Donald D. Peterson, 81, passed away Jan. 29, 2016, at Via Christi St. Francis Select Specialty in Wichita. Born May 22, 1934, in Larned ...

February 01, 2016 | | Obituaries


Wilbert C. “Willie” Fanshier 1926 - 2016

ST. JOHN - Wilbert C. "Willie" Fanshier, 89, died Jan. 29, 2016, at Stafford County Hospital in Stafford. Born Aug. 2, 1926, in Stafford County, he ...

February 01, 2016 | | Obituaries


James Bennett “J. B.” Webster 1928-2016

James Bennett "J. B." Webster, 87, died Feb. 1, 2016, at Great Bend Health and Rehabilitation Center. Born Oct. 10, 1928 at Dexter, N.M ...

February 01, 2016 | | Obituaries


Larned wrestlers compete at JV meet

LARNED - Larned wrestlers competed at the Larned JV Wrestling Tournament Saturday.

February 01, 2016 | | Pawnee Co. News


Two Panther JV wrestlers place first

LARNED - Great Bend's Braulio Vargas (152-160) and Blake Ridgel (170-182) placed first at the Larned JV Wrestling Tournament Saturday. Vargas won five matches on ...

February 01, 2016 | | Prep Sports


OTR for February 1, 2016

Great Bend Fire/EMS

February 01, 2016 | | On the Record


Huelskamp asks for student entries for Congressional Art Contest

Each spring, a nationwide, high-school arts competition is sponsored by the Members of the U.S. House of Representatives. The Artistic Discovery Contest is an ...

January 31, 2016 | | Education


Weed control school

At this time a big topic on the farm is weed control right now. With herbicide resistant weeds in many fields and controlling them is ...

January 31, 2016 | Alicia Boor | Agriculture


Wetland Explorer: Searching for Fun

Oh, the scavenger hunt – many of us have fond memories of days at summer camps, racing around with your team, trying to find everything on ...

January 31, 2016 | Jean Aycock, Education Director | Local News


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