Larned 495 calendar LARNED - Girls golf headlines the calendar Tuesday for Larned High School. Tuesday - Girls golf at Sublette, 3 p.m.; My Learning Plan Inservice at LMS Tech Lab. Wednesday - National Honor Society, 7:40 a.m.; LMS, LHS My Life Assmebly at LMS, 10 a.m. Thursday - LHS tennis home, 3 p.m.; LHS volleyball home, 4 p.m. Friday - Fellowship of Christian Athletes, 7:30 a.m.; Stuco meeting, 8 a.m.; Josten's Rings, 8 a.m., ...
By Jim Misunas email@example.com LARNED - Finding the right type of housing is a personal choice. Most people prefer to live close to their chosen jobs. But for some of the largest employers in the Pawnee County, prospective employees at the Larned State Hospital complex, USD 495 or Pawnee Valley Community Hospital as examples, sometimes options can be somewhat limited. The local housing and rental issue question was raised when SRS Secretary Rob Siedlecki wondered ...
Sunday, Aug. 28 Officers assisted with a vehicle lockout in the 1300 block of Broadway at 8:45 a.m. Suspicious activity was reported in the 900 block of Main at 2:40 a.m. Officers investigated a non-injury accident for a vehicle striking a fixed object in the 200 block of Mark at 2:43 a.m. Officers arrested a subject on the suspicion of DUI in the 600 block of E. 3rd at 2:43 a.m. Officers investigated a burglary ...
By Jim Misunas firstname.lastname@example.org LARNED - The Pawnee County commissioners and county clerk Ruth Searight heard a favorable 2010 audit review Monday morning for Pawnee County. Richard VonFeldt, public accountant for VonFeldt, Bauer and VonFeldt, CPA, delivered good news to commissioners Kathy Bowman, Donna Pelton and John Haas. VonFeldt's job is to review all of the county's revenues and expenditures to determine whether the county is adhering to all the state's financial regulations. The process ...
After a "clothing malfunction," veteran marathoner Brett Henderson, 35, decided during the Flying Pig Race in Cincinnati that, since marathoners sometimes run naked in California, he could do it there.
HOLLYWOOD - God bless America, and how's everybody? The Washington Monument was closed due to cracks in the concrete after Tuesday's quake hit the capital. Rumors that the monument was leaning turned out to be false. It's been standing up straight for 100 years and it may be time to consult a physician. Bill Clinton discussed his vegan diet Friday, saying while vegetarians don't eat meat, poultry, fish or seafood, vegans also shun dairy, eggs ...
The Great Bend Quicksilver softball team traveled to the 12-and-under gold state tournament in Emporia on a winning streak that included six championships.
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) - Todd Haley is sticking with The Plan. What that means, exactly, only he knows. The Kansas City Chiefs' head coach arrived at training camp after an atypical offseason and decided to go about things a little differently than his peers. Whereas most other coaches tried to play catch up by putting their guys in pads and ramping up the contact early on, Haley chose to bring the Chiefs along methodically, ...
NEW YORK (AP) - Players ranted about the NFL's crackdown on illegal hits last season. Some even questioned if the league was heading toward touch football.
DETROIT (AP) - Salvador Perez and Alcides Escobar hit back-to-back homers and the Kansas City Royals beat the first-place Detroit Tigers 9-5 Monday night.
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) - Todd Haley has complete confidence the Kansas City Chiefs can figure out a way to get their offense going in the right direction.
The Barton Community College men's soccer team faced its first ranked opponent of the season, beating No. 7 Otero College (Colo.) 2-0 on Sunday at the soccer/track complex.
HUDSON - Arlene K. "Hett" Sittner, 70, died Sunday at Promise Regional Medical Center, Hutchinson. Born Feb. 27, 1941 at Marion she was the daughter of Homer and Wilma Bowers Hett. She was a graduate of Westmar College and received her master's degree from KSU. She was a home economics teacher and was the church secretary for Peace Church and Trinity Community Church, both of Hudson. She was an active member of the Peace ...
ARLINGTON, Texas - Prince Fielder could have vetoed the blockbuster swap of All-Star players that sent him to the Texas Rangers less than two years after signing his big deal with Detroit.
What comes to mind when you think of Thanksgiving? Do you picture a time of thankfulness toward God - or is it merely one of eating, partying or watching football? On this holiday, a Thanksgiving meal is prepared with all the trimmings; families gather together and talk, while others watch a game or a parade filled with pilgrims, Indians and giant cartoon characters. Some families may even have their own yearly Thanksgiving traditions.
Hoisington NHS inducts new members
HOISINGTON - Sonja Dee Ritter, 49, died Nov. 21, 2013, at Clara Barton Hospital in Hoisington. She was born May 4, 1964, at Larned, the daughter of Raymond Lee and Patricia J. (Freeburg) Hanken.
Lending an ear to a person takes on a new meaning when it is part of the E.A.R.S. program. "Everyone Able to Read through Sharing," is a program that was created over 10 years ago through the Retired Senior Volunteer Program.
Last week, when Bill Clinton said President Obama should allow people to keep their health-insurance coverage - an early attempt to distance Hillary and himself from ObamaCare - I began to worry that the Clintons may be serious about another run at the White House.
"The holiday turkey sure looks grand this year," Dick Cheney said. "Why don't we go around the table and say what we're thankful for?"
KANSAS CITY, Mo. - It had to be a painful experience for Chiefs coach Andy Reid, someone who prides himself on being an offensive innovator, to relive the first quarter of last Sunday's game in Denver.
What a juicy matchup the NFL scheduled for Thursday night, a showdown for the lead in the NFC South and maybe for the best record in the conference.
TULSA, Okla. - Fred VanVleet and Ron Baker each scored 21 points and No. 14 Wichita State finished with a 26-6 run to shake free of pesky Tulsa for a 77-54 win Wednesday night.