WINFIELD - The Barton Community College men's golf team opened the 2013-14 season on Monday, finishing in third place in the first Kansas Jayhawk Community College Conference meet of the season at Quail Ridge Golf Course.
SALINA - A week after opening the high school season in Hays, Great Bend head girls' golf coach Troy Stein said he saw improvement across the board on Tuesday afternoon at the Salina Central tournament.
Jane Davis and Steve Walters may have changed the location of their offices but the philosophy remains the same. Both licensed psychologists want to make quality, affordable mental-health services available to the community.
ELLINWOOD - Barbara J. Dunn, 77, died Friday Sept. 6, 2013, at her home in Ellinwood. She was born July 24, 1936 at Kingsport, Tenn., the daughter of Leonard and Louise (Frusher) Stairett. She was a resident of Ellinwood for nine years. On Sept. 26, 1954, she married Thomas Jack Dunn in Jetmore.
The Barton Community College Board of Trustees will learn about state funding issues that may impact the college during the September study session, set for 4 p.m. Thursday at the Seminar Room, F-30 of the Fine Arts Building. There will be reports on college video marketing, the college website redesign and a draft of the community report. Dean Mark Dean will distribute copies of the latest financial statement at the meeting.
This is the final week for the 2013 Summer Street Stroll Farmers Market and free movies in the Barton County courthouse square. It will also be the last market that seniors will be able to use their Senior Farmers Market Nutrition Program checks, according to Janel Rose at the Barton County Health Department.
ELLINWOOD - Ellinwood residents Scott, Debbie and Chase Tillotson returned on Aug. 27 from a Christian Family Conference in Romania. The conference was hosted by Star of Hope Romania for families who care for a child with disabilities. The Tillotson family was supported by friends, family and churches across the state of Kansas, making it possible to make the journey from Kansas to Romania. Each of the three family members played a major role in the conference.
HOISINGTON - Virginia Ballard, age 82, died Sunday, Sept. 8, 2013 at Clara Barton Hospital in Hoisington. She was born Jan. 26, 1931 at St. Petersburg, Fla. the daughter of Frank Leslie, Sr. and Marilyn Virginia (Young) McEwen.