LARNED - The Fort Larned USD 495 school board met April 11 in regular session. The following are approved minutes submitted by Joyce Simpson, the board clerk.
STATE TRACK & FIELD Saturday's results Class 6A Boys Team Scores SM Northwest 72, Manhattan 54, Wichita Heights 40, SM East 35, SM South 33, Wichita Northwest 33, SM West 32, Olathe North 31, Olathe East 28, BV North 28, BV West 26, Free State 25, Goddard 20½, BV Northwest 18, Lawrence 17, Wichita Southeast 15½, Olathe South 15, Campus 15, Washburn Rural 13, Leavenworth 10, Garden City 8, Maize 7, Hutchinson 7, Derby6, Wichita ...
ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) - Mitch Moreland, Mike Napoli and Endy Chavez hit consecutive homers to match a club record and back Matt Harrison's five-hit shutout pitching over six innings as the Texas Rangers beat the Kansas City Royals 10-1 on Saturday night.
DALLAS (AP) - Dirk Nowitzki and Jason Kidd are at the point in their careers where the only thing they care about is winning a championship.
Pawnee commission weekly minutes LARNED - The Pawnee County Commission met May 16 in regular session. The following are approved minutes submitted by Pawnee Commission clerk Ruth Searight. 9 a.m. - Pawnee County commissioners Kathy Bowman, Donna Pelton and John Haas were present. Signed change orders No. 2010-111, 112, 113, 114, 118 and 120. Commissioners read and approved minutes of May 9, 2011. Approved and signed checks for payroll, bills and expenses. Via telephone, commissioners ...
LARNED - Fort Larned National Historic Site will be featured June 25 on the Kansas Travel and Tourism Division's 2011 Faces and Places Tour.
On June 4 at 6 p.m., a June Jam and BBQ featuring vocalist Melanie Ryan will be held at Community Christian Church, 253 NE 30 Rd. with over 40 prize baskets for a donation available.
HOISINGTON - Harry S. Witterstaetter, III, 78, died May 27 at Hospice House, Hutchinson. He was born Feb. 17, 1933 at Texarkana, Texas, the son of Harry S. and Hollis (Kegley) Witterstaetter, Jr.
ELLINWOOD - Wayne Elden Hanna, 73, died on May 7. Graveside service will be at 11 a.m. on June 4 at Pleasant Valley Cemetery near Bentley with U.S. Army military honors with the Rev. Bill Johnson officiating.
WICHITA - Maxton Foster Burkey, two months, died May 26 at Via Christi St. Francis Regional Medical Center, Wichita. He was born March 31, 2011 at Wichita. His parents are Kevin and Kelci (Boxberger) Burkey of Wichita. Although his life was cheated in time, he immensely impacted the lives of his loving family. Always squirming, he enjoyed baths, having his hair brushed, and snuggling with his mommy and daddy. He was a very happy, content baby of God.
WICHITA - Alex Reed advanced to the finals in three preliminary events for Great Bend High School at the Class 6-1A state track and field championships on Friday at Cessna Stadium
STATE TRACK & FIELD Friday's results Class 3A Boys Team Scores Conway Springs 21, Hutchinson Trinity 18, Riley County 17, Hillsboro 16, Chaparral 14, Galena 13, Atchison County 12, Halstead 10, Norton 10, Wellsville 9, Minneapolis 8, Douglass 8, Remington 7, NE-Arma 6, Lyons 6, Marion 4, Lakin 4, Jefferson North 3, Garden Plain 3, Sabetha 3, Hoisington 2, Riverton 2, SE-Saline 2, Central Heights 2, Ellsworth 1, Southwestern Heights 1, ...
STATE TRACK & FIELD Friday's results Class 6A Boys Team Scores Manhattan 27, SM East 18, SM Northwest 17, Lawrence 10, Olathe East 10, Goddard 7, Derby 6, BV West 6, Washburn Rural 6, Wichita Northwest 6, Hutchinson 4, SM South 4, Wichita South 4, Topeka 3, Lawrence Free State 3, SM West 3, Olathe South 2. Finals 3,200-1. Reid Buchanan, Manhattan, 9:24.30; 2. Aaron Thornburg, SM Northwest, 9:25.14; ...
Joplin tornado relief LARNED – Pamida in Larned in conjunction with Assembly of God Church has a trailer designated for donations for the citizen of Joplin, Mo. affected by the tornado. The trailer will be located at Pamida on Saturday, Sunday, and Monday. It will be leaving on Tuesday. Pamida in Larned has lowered prices for items that Joplin needs. If you wish to contribute with any items from any store or from your household ...
Barton County Sheriff's Office A vehicle hit a deer in the 10 block of NW 60 Ave. at 5:50 a.m. Friday. Great Bend Police Thursday reports: Someone entered a Dodge Durango at 2913 Quivira Ave. and took several items. A window was broken at 1515 10th St. A case was taken in the 2800 block of Forest Ave. after a woman reported her dog ...
HOISINGTON - Band member Austin McHenry (sophomore, percussion) was selected to perform in the high school District KMEA Honor Band on Saturday, Dec. 7 at Dodge City High School.
Dorothy "Dot" Burt, 97, died Nov. 15 at Dillon Living Center, Hutchinson. She was born August 19, 1916, in Navarre, the daughter of Harvey Gamon and Emma (Rhodes) Wingerd. Dorothy graduated from Chapman High School 1934 and then Emporia State College in 1939, where she was a member of the Alpha Sigma Alpha.
Matt Hiss of Hiss Sherman Wealth Management announced he will donate half of his commissions to charity during the "Take Care of Your Loved Ones and Community" insurance drive. Hiss said he hopes the drive will become an annual event that supports local charities, while helping individuals take care of their family's financial future.
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USD 428 Board of Education will meet at noon on Thursday at Great Bend High School, 2027 Morton. Items on the agenda include GBHS FBLA planned initiative presentation and order change for roof edge flashing detail at GBMS. GBHS Principal Tim Friess and other staff members will share information regarding the academic programs and the school improvement efforts at GBHS.
Massachusetts Democrat Barry Greenfield is pushing for legislation to allow police to enter your home unannounced, without warrant, and take your guns.
Monday, Nov. 18