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‘The Miss Firecracker Contest’ to go off in Felten-Start Theatre

HAYS - A delusional southern beauty surrounded by misfits and mental cases tries to build a road to redemption out of a small-town pageant in ways that are funny but not soul-destroying in "The Miss Firecracker Contest," a Southern Gothic play by Pulitzer Prize-winner Beth Henley, coming Nov. 14 to Fort Hays State University's Felten-Start Theatre.

October 31, 2013 | | Barton Co. News


​John A. Snider 1936 - 2013

RAYMOND - John A. Snider, 77, died Oct. 31 at Cherry Village Nursing Home in Great Bend. Born Jan. 5, 1936, in Raymond, he was the son of Dee Lambert and Clara Mary (Wille) Snider. He graduated from Fort Hays State University with a Bachelor of Science degree in Agriculture. A lifetime resident of Raymond, he was a farmer and cattleman.

October 31, 2013 | | Obituaries


​A. William Shafer, MD 1927 - 2013

LAKE QUIVIRA - Dr. A. William Shafer, 85, peacefully passed in the presence of his family on Oct. 28, in Kansas City, Mo. Bill enjoyed retirement life with his wife, Betsy Thomas Dring Shafer, at Lake Quivira, as a committed family man, voracious reader and avid golfer. Bill was married to June Alefs Shafer for 49 years prior to her death in 1999 and married Betsy in 2000.

October 31, 2013 | | Obituaries


Eula “Fay” Moser 1939 - 2013

Eula "Fay" Moser, 74, passed away on Oct. 30 at her home in Great Bend. Born on May 2, 1939, in Pollard, Okla., she was the daughter of Gilbert Edward and Myrtle Patience (Stout) Hollingsworth. She was a resident of Great Bend since 1962. Over the years, she was employed at the former Thies Development and the Fuller Brush Company, both of Great Bend, and worked as a cook for many years, most recently at the Great Bend Senior Center, until her retirement five years ago. Fay loved playing cards, reading, and enjoyed music, but her biggest joy in life ...

October 31, 2013 | | Obituaries


Pawnee County Briefs

LHS calendar

October 31, 2013 | | Pawnee Co. Briefs


Welcome Inn Notes

Activities Nov. 3-9

October 31, 2013 | | Pawnee Co. News


Pawnee County commission hears Pawnee Valley update

LARNED - The Pawnee County Commission met at 9 a.m. Oct. 21 for a regular meeting at the Pawnee County Courthouse. The following are approved minutes submitted by Pawnee Commission clerk Ruth Searight.

October 31, 2013 | | Pawnee Co. News


Larned Police Report

Wednesday, Oct. 30

October 31, 2013 | | Pawnee Co. Briefs


Pawnee County Court

Speeding Cases

October 31, 2013 | | Pawnee Co. Briefs


Alco’s merger fails shareholder’s vote

COPPELL, Texas - Alco Stores, Inc. (Nasdaq:ALCS) ("Alco" or the "Company"), a general merchandise retailer specializing in providing a superior selection of essential products for everyday life in small-town America, has announced that the proposal to adopt the Agreement and Plan of Merger, dated as of July 25, 2013 (the "Merger Agreement"), by and among Mallard Parent, LLC, M Acquisition Corporation and the Company, did not receive approval from more than a majority of the outstanding shares of the Company's common stock during a special meeting of the Company's shareholders Wednesday,

October 31, 2013 | | Pawnee Co. News


Barton celebrates inmate success at Ellsworth Correctional Facility

EDITOR'S NOTE: This story and photos were submitted by Brandon Steinert at Barton Community College. Steinert notes: All photos showing inmates have been approved to be published by the Kansas Department of Corrections. I have omitted the last name of a prisoner identified in the story to protect the victims and the inmate's identity, as requested by ECF personnel. Also, know that names shown on certificates in photos have been blurred out for the same reason.

October 31, 2013 | | News


OTR for Nov. 1, 2013

Great Bend Fire/EMS

October 31, 2013 | | On the Record


Witchy Women

Female employees at the Barton County Appraisers Office dressed as the female evil villainesses from Disney movies on Halloween.

October 31, 2013 | | News


Blood drives Friday and Nov. 11

Barton County residents will have two opportunities to donate blood to the American Red Cross in November. Donations will be accepted from 1:30-5:45 p.m. Friday, Nov. 1, at Immaculate Conception Church, 110 E. Williamson in Claflin, and from 11:15 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. on Monday, Nov. 11, at St. Rose Auditorium, 1412 Baker Ave. in Great Bend.

October 31, 2013 | | Area Briefs


Shafer Art Gallery to close for preparation of Holiday Exhibit

The Shafer Art Gallery will be closed Friday, Nov. 1, until Sunday, Nov. 24 in preparation of its holiday exhibit. The gallery will reopen Nov. 24 from 1-5 p.m. with the Festival of Trees exhibit as well as the Jacob's Ladder exhibit featuring ornate quilts from the National Quilt Museum. The opening reception for the exhibit will be held two weeks later on Dec. 8.

October 31, 2013 | | Area Briefs


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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


Associated Youth Services to join Saint Francis Community Services

Saint Francis Community Services (SFCS) announced today that Associated Youth Services (AYS) is merging with SFCS in a move designed to expand and enhance services ...

January 31, 2016 | | Business


Pittsburg State University releases Fall honor rolls

Pittsburg State University has released the honor rolls for the 2015 fall semester. To qualify for Dean's Scholastic Honors, a student must complete at ...

January 31, 2016 | | Education


Fourth quarter woes cost Barton women

For three quarters the Barton women's basketball team had a good chance to earn a Jayhawk Conference road win. Then came the final period.

January 31, 2016 | | Community College


Keller Real Estate receives award

The Farmers Alliance Companies in McPherson have announced that Keller Real Estate & Insurance Inc. in Great Bend has been named a Farmers Alliance Advantage Agent ...

January 31, 2016 | | Business


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