Eleven of the Dodge City Diocese Jubilarians are commemorating other significant anniversaries:
This year, the Dominican Sisters of Peace (formerly the Great Bend Dominicans) celebrate a year of Jubilee, commemorating significant profession anniversaries of 63 Golden and Diamond Jubilarians, including 14 Sisters who made their original professions of vows in Great Bend. Three of these Sisters are commemorating milestone "Golden Jubilees:" • Sister Joan Ice, OP, 50 years professed Sr. Joan Ice was born in Topeka, Kansas, as Joan Yvonne to Albert ...
This year, the Dominican Sisters of Peace (formerly the Great Bend Dominicans) celebrate a year of Jubilee, commemorating significant profession anniversaries of 63 Golden and Diamond Jubilarians, including 14 Sisters who made their original professions of vows in Great Bend.
Students at the "Shake it Up Cafe" Vacation Bible School presented their collection for the Barton County Food Bank to Bob and Evelyn Essmiller on Friday. The VBS was held at First Congregational United Church of Christ and was jointly sponsored by their congregation as well as First United Methodist, King United Methodist and Trinity United Methodist.
SATURDAY MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL 6 p.m. - Chicago White Sox at Cleveland, WGN 6 p.m. - Tampa Bay at Kansas City, FSN PGA 2 p.m. - RBC Canadian Open: third round, CBS MAJOR LEAGUE SOCCER 4 p.m. - World Football Challenge: Manchester United vs. Chicago, ESPN2 WNBA 2:30 p.m. - WNBA 2011 All-Star Game, ABC SOFTBALL 1 p.m. - 2011 World Cup of Softball: Canada vs. United States, ESPN 3 p.m. - 2011 Border Battle ...
Barton Community College has released the second annual edition of Prairie Ink, the college's literary annual, Vice President Penny Quinn said. The magazine accepts fiction, creative non-fiction, poetry, drama, literary criticism and those graphic narratives that can be successfully reproduced into black and white photography. The second edition, like the inaugural edition, was published in-house and edited by Jaime Oss and Teresa Johnson from the college's English department. Entries were ...
Barton County Sheriff A vehicle hit a deer on East K-4 and NE 90 Ave. at 8:09 a.m. Thursday. Kansas Highway Patrol responded. A shop at 1233 NW 50 Ave. was broken into, it was reported Thursday. Nothing appeared to have been stolen, but property was damaged. Great Bend Police Thursday, July 21 reports Money was stolen from 2910 10th St. Theft of a ...
LARNED - Ruth V. Wells, 91, died July 21, 2011 at Via Christi St. Joseph Campus in Wichita.
By Jim Misunas firstname.lastname@example.org LARNED - Retired Kansas Public Employees Retirement System (KPERS) employees don't have to worry about future benefits. But current and future KPERS enrollees will pay a higher contribution and will likely receive lower future benefits, according to a local legislator. Rep. Mitch Holmes, R-St. John, outlined issues with KPERS facing a $8.3 billion unfunded liability through 2033. Holmes is co-chair for the House Committee on Pensions and Benefits. He visited with ...
Quilting Bees meet LARNED - Members of the guild met July 19 and welcomed guest Rosella Sydow. The July workday has been rescheduled for Saturday, July 23. Thank you notes were read from Sacred Heart Church for Father Felix quilt, Chuck Irvine of Des Moines, Iowa and Thread Benders Quilt Guild. Janis Lewis of Poulsbo, Wash. send two cards announcing quilt shows in her area. Ann Hicks thanked all who have recently helped with prayer ...
ELLINWOOD - Helen Mae Standlee 81, died July 22, 2011 at the Ellinwood District Hospital.
HOISINGTON - Once again the Hoisington Labor Day Committee will host a 3-on-3 basketball tournament. The cost is $50 per four-man team. Team registrations and payment must be made by Wednesday, Aug. 31.
HOLYROOD - USD 112 will hold Central Plains Elementary School, Middle School at Holyrood at 1 p.m. Aug. 9. On Aug. 10, middle school and elementary school enrollment will be at 9 a.m. at Bushton.
The following are new books available at the Ellinwood Library. "The Secret Holocaust Diaries" by Nonna Bannister. This is the haunting eyewitness account of Nonna Lisowskaja Bannister, a remarkable Russian-American woman who saw and survived unspeakable evils as a young girl survived the Nazi regime. She locked all her photos, documents, diaries and dark memories from World War II in a truck, and only recently opened her materials and memories for her family ...
It was the first time Scott Wood has competed in a body building event.
CHICAGO - Chicago Bulls superstar Derrick Rose is out indefinitely because of torn cartilage in his right knee that will require surgery, the team said Saturday.
OTTUMWA, Iowa - The Barton Community College men's basketball team improved to 7-3 on the season with a 91-86 win over Marshalltown on Saturday.
MANHATTAN - Bob Stoops ran away from the tub filled with ice water just about as quickly and effectively as the Sooners' Brennan Clay ran through the Kansas State defense on Saturday.
UNCASVILLE, Conn. - Chris Jones scored 15 points to lead No. 3 Louisville to a 71-57 victory over Fairfield on Saturday in the Hall of Fame Tipoff Tournament.
BATON ROUGE, La. - Les Miles loves calling Death Valley the place opponents' dreams go to die. The same might someday be said about Johnny Manziel's bid for a second Heisman Trophy.
No. 1 ALABAMA 49, CHATTANOOGA 0
LAWRENCE - Every time that Towson missed a shot, it seemed as if somebody from Kansas was there to corral the rebound, throw an outlet pass and start the Jayhawks on the fast break.
KANSAS CITY, Mo. - It was only a month ago that the San Diego Chargers were in the midst of the AFC West race, trying to keep pace with the Denver Broncos and Kansas City Chiefs.
FOXBOROUGH, Mass. - Peyton Manning vs. Tom Brady. Denver Broncos vs. New England Patriots. All in front of a prime-time audience.
The mission statement for The Station sums it up. "The purpose of The Station is to bring emotional and physical awareness and relaxation to the human body in a professional, honest, and educated way with accessibility to the client at a reasonable cost."
Jeanetta M. Brownlee, obstruct legal process, fine $50, court costs $110
Helen Hickel, fail to yield, court costs $55.50
KOC to hold breakfast buffet