Activities Sept. 25-Oct. 1 Ice Cream Social - Sunday 4 p.m. There will be a movie along with the ice cream. Everyone is welcome to attend. Coffee Time - Tuesday 9:30 a.m. Bring food to share, or just show up Balance and Flexibility Class - Tuesday and Friday 11 a.m. About a 30-minute class led by Betty Tauscher Crafts - Thursday 1 p.m. There are several on going projects Wii games - Every day 11 ...
By Jim Misunas email@example.com LARNED - U.S. Senator Jerry Moran (R-Kan.), a longtime advocate of rural hospitals, will deliver a keynote address at a 1 p.m. ground-breaking Sunday for Pawnee Valley Community Hospital in Larned. The ground-breaking celebrates a two-year quest for Pawnee County owning and operating its own local hospital. The $18.3 million hospital will be constructed with funding from Medicare reimbursement, profit from Pawnee Valley Community Hospital, a 1 percent sales tax and ...
Larned USD 495 calendar Tuesday - Freshmen Class meeting, Seminar; Washburn visit, Seminar; LHS Tennis at Ellsworth, 3 p.m.; LHS Volleyball, Home, 4 p.m.; LHS Site Council, 5 p.m. Wednesday - Stuco, 7:30 a.m.; See You at The Pole, 7:30 a.m.; Spotlight Assembly, Seminar, LHS Gym; National Honor Society meeting, after Spotlight Assembly. Thursday - Musical auditions, before, after school; LHS Wrestling meeting, Seminar, LHS Gym; KU visit, Seminar; LHS Cross Country at Pratt, 4:30 ...
Tuesday, Sept. 27 An animal control officer investigated a dog bite report in the 500 block of W. 12th at 12:55 a.m. Officers investigated a theft and criminal damage to property report in the 400 block of W. 11th at 1:07 a.m. Monday, Sept. 26 An animal control officer responded to the 600 block of Park at 9:43 a.m. Officers checked on the welfare of a citizen in the 1200 block of Third Terrace Drive ...
By Jim Misunas firstname.lastname@example.org LARNED - United States Senator Jerry Moran paid tribute to Pawnee County Sunday for achieving success on groundbreaking for the Pawnee Valley Community Hospital. Moran said he appreciated that Larned and Pawnee County were insistent on determining their own future in maintaining a local hospital. They were not going to wait for a large corporation to determine whether Larned deserved a local hospital. "The thought that Larned would be without a ...
Disabled American Veterans Chapter 27, Great Bend will be holding their monthly meeting from 11 a.m. to noon on Saturday at the Great Bend American Legion Post 180, northeast conference room, 1011 Kansas Ave.
WICHITA - Lavonne M. Quinn, 78, passed away Sep. 24, 2011. Survivors include one son, Loren Elsen; four daughters Sharlyn Dunnegan, Carolyn Leech, Debby Shelman and Vicky Kitners; grandchildren Rosa Mallat, Gary and Howard Dunnegan, Kathryn Schaffner, Daniel Leech, Celeste McGlamery, Trev and Trent Shelman, Johanna, Gregory, Lindsey, Meagan, and Joshua Rodig; and great-grandchildren Dylan, Sierra, and Preston Mallat, Gavin, Audra, Gabriel, Nicholas and Aiden Schaffner, Eli Leech, Reid and Sami ...
Now they tell us. I speak of the erstwhile Obama supporters and admirers, in particular journalists, who are suddenly finding fault with our president. New York Times columnist David Brooks says he's a sap for believing Obama "when he said he wanted to move beyond the stale ideological debates that have paralyzed this country." Brooks is disappointed, you see. He had famously said, prior to the 2008 election, that Obama had a perfect crease in ...
Scientists at China's Agricultural University in Beijing announced that they had produced human breast milk from genetically modified dairy cows and expect supplies to be available in supermarkets within three years. Employing technology once used to produce the sheep "Dolly," researchers created a herd of 300 modified cows, which yielded milk that was reported as "sweeter" and "stronger" than typical cow milk.
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) - Leonard Pope cradled the touchdown pass from quarterback Matt Cassel with just less than 5 minutes left in the game, pulling the Kansas City Chiefs within a field goal of the San Diego Chargers in a critical game on the road.
WICHITA - The Ellinwood High School girls' tennis team traveled to Wichita on Saturday for the Tournament of Champions.
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - Melky Cabrera became the first Kansas City player in 11 years to get 200 hits and Mike Moustakas hit the go-ahead home run in a four-run sixth inning as the Royals topped the Minnesota Twins 7-3 on Monday night.
CHASE - James D. Sheldon, 31, died Sept. 26 at Ellinwood District Hospital. Services are pending with Kimple Funeral Home in Ellinwood.
ELLINWOOD - Guy Anthony Caton, 43, died Sept. 23 at his home in Ellinwood. Services are pending with Kimple Funeral Home in Ellinwood.
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KANSAS CITY, Mo. - The impenetrable wall that was the Kansas City defense was breached by the Denver Broncos two weeks ago, when Peyton Manning and his cohorts ran up and down the field in a 27-17 victory.
LAWRENCE - For the second straight season, Kansas coach Charlie Weis has taken the reins from a highly-touted transfer quarterback and handed them to an unproven but more mobile signal-caller.
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Barton Community College will hold auditions for its spring musical "Sweet Charity," at 5:30 p.m. Monday and Tuesday, Dec. 2 and 3, in the Fine Arts Auditorium.
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The Great Bend Sports Complex will host the 2014 baseball and softball championships of the Kansas Collegiate Athletic Conference.
The Kansas Lottery is restructuring its field staff in order to provide better service to lottery players and retailers, and increase sales and transfers to the state. As part of the restructuring, the Lottery will close its Great Bend office. The last day the office is open to the public will be December 13, 2013.
ELLINWOOD - Owned by Ann Christiansen, Annie Mae's, 518 E. Santa Fe has opened in Ellinwood. The former John Henry's now also serves breakfast and has takeout and delivery in Ellinwood.
Looking for that unique holiday gift? How about a one of a kind piece of jewelry? The Kansas Wetlands Education Center is offering a make and take beaded jewelry class from 1-3 p.m. on Sunday, Dec. 8. They'll make two different bracelets using seed beads. Once you learn how simple it is to create your own jewelry, you'll be hooked. There is a $5 materials fee for the class. All materials will be provided. Call ...
Preparation for the Russell Area Artists Exhibit at the Deines Cultural Center has begun. The exhibit will run from Jan. 10 through Feb. 7th. The show is open to any adult artist within a 60-mile radius of Russell.
"I'm not upset that you lied to me, I'm upset that from now on I can't believe you," declared Nietzsche.
In 2006 I came up against a holiday deadline crunch, so I turned my column over to Turpy, the beloved eight-year-old Golden Retriever/Chow mix who had turned up at our doorstep as a puppy.