Aaron Yoder, who is the Bethany College track coach has set a world-record for the fastest mile, RUNNING BACKWARDS! He set the record of 5:54.25 in November. That got me to thinking, "What other things are "running backwards" in the world of sports?
The Barton County Commission will meet at 9 a.m. Monday at the Barton County Courthouse, 1400 Main in Great Bend. The agenda includes information on the Oxford House, appointments to the Health Advisory Board, the bulk mailing of valuation notices and the Local Road Safety Plan.
The Kansas Press Association, local Kansas newspapers and AT&T are joining together to conduct an "It Can Wait" editorial contest to raise awareness about the dangers of smartphone-related driving distractions.
"The Kansas Mosaic: Ethnic Settlement in Central and Western Kansas, 1870-1900" discussion series continues with its second session from 2-5 p.m. on Sunday, Feb. 7 at the Kinsley Library. This popular series, funded in part by the Kansas Humanities Council, has 75 participants, but "there is always room for more people who would like to learn about our Kansas heritage," said library director Joan Weaver
For decades Americans have been laboring under a misconception that has fueled the growth of Jenny Craig, stretched spandex to the limit and turned people-watching at the mall into a vaguely unsettling experience.