A jury in Barton County District Court found Jacob Ryan Davis not guilty on all counts late Wednesday morning. Davis was charged with four counts of aggravated assault, stemming from an altercation that happened around 2 a.m. on Nov. 2, 2014, at Charlie's Place bar in Great Bend.
Innovative Livestock Services, Inc. (ILS) today announced the appointment of Jerry Kuckelman as President and Chief Executive Officer replacing Lee Borck who will remain with the Company as Chairman of the Board.
Sunflower Bank reached its goal to raise $50,000 for Big Brothers Big Sisters. Beginning July 1, and lasting through Sept. 30, Sunflower Bank engaged with customers in each of our communities to use the purchasing power created with the "swipe" of their debit card to support their community through Big Brothers Big Sisters.
TOMS CREEK, Va. - Henry John Staudinger, 72, died Oct. 21, 2015, at Winchester Medical Center in Winchester, Va. Born March 30, 1943, in Great Bend, he was the son of Henry and Anna (Zeman) Staudinger. He attended Sacred Heart High School in Salina for two years and graduated from Claflin High School in 1961 as class valedictorian. In 1965, he graduated Summa Cum Laude and Valedictorian from St. Benedict's College in Atchison receiving a degree in history. He was a 1967 graduate of Georgetown School of Law, Washington, D. C. On Aug. 8, 1970, he married Karen Virginia Coffin ...
ELLINWOOD - Jonathan Allan Scheuerman, 34, passed away on Nov. 2, 2015, in Lyons. Born Nov. 1, 1981, in Great Bend, he was raised in Ellinwood later moving to Lyons in 2013. He graduated from Ellinwood High School in 2000 and later received his Associate Degree from Barton County Community College. Jonathan worked at Ellsworth Correctional Facility as a correctional officer for 11 years and previously worked at Woodhaven Care Center in Ellinwood.
The Class 5A Regional Football game between Great Bend High School and Maize South High School will be held at 7 p.m. Friday at Great Bend's Memorial Stadium. This is a Kansas State High School Activities Association-sponsored event and passes will not be accepted. Ticket prices are $5 for grades K-12 and $6 for adults.