HOISINGTON - Everyone 21 and over is invited to play in a Texas Hold'Em Poker tournament to raise funds for area charities. The tournament will be held at 7:30 p.m. on Saturday, Aug. 3 at the Hoisington Knights of Columbus Hall, 114 North Main.
ELLINWOOD - "Iron House" by John Hart. When an older boy is brutally killed at the Iron Mountain Home for Boys, Michael makes the ultimate sacrifice to protect his brother. He flees the orphanage and takes the blame with him. Now, two decades later, Michael wants a chance to start fresh, and to build a family of his own. But he must first find his lost brother, and return to the Iron House of their childhood, to the place where it all began.
KANSAS CITY, Mo. - Eric Hosmer hit two home runs and Alcides Escobar drove in the winning run in the ninth to lift the Kansas City Royals to a 4-3 victory over the Baltimore Orioles on Wednesday night.
LARNED - With her family by her side, Linda Sue (Cooper) Satterlee, 64, of rural Larned, and formerly of Great Bend and Macksville, went to see her Lord and Savior on Monday evening, July 22, 2013 at the Diversicare Healthcare and Rehabilitation Center in Larned after a lengthy illness.
Normally when the general public ponders Texas, a whole lot of big sky and rugged individualism and generosity of spirit springs to mind. The thought of progressive politics is probably farther away than Bedouin olive trays are to an armadillo. But that's exactly what's going on right now as the country's most heroic representatives try their darndest to protect the Lone Star State's most precious commodity. The lives of our precious yellow roses. Our lady folk.