No. 1 Oklahoma 23, No. 5 Florida State 13 TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - Kenny Stills reached high to grab a 37-yard touchdown pass from Landry Jones midway through the fourth quarter for the tiebreaking score, and Oklahoma's defense made the lead stand as the top-ranked Sooners beat No. 5 Florida State 23-13 on Saturday night. Javon Harris picked off two passes for the Sooners (2-0), who forced three turnovers and harassed both Florida State quarterbacks ...
MANHATTAN (AP) - Kansas State only needed a couple decent minutes to win its season opener, and only a good first half on Saturday night to beat Kent State.
MACKSVILLE - Quarterback Seth Filbert led the Macksville High School football team with 367 yards and four touchdown passes to beat Fairfield on Friday night.
ROSE HILL - The Great Bend High School varsity volleyball team was swept in three matches on Thursday at the Rose Hill quadrangular in suburban Wichita.
ATLANTA (AP) - Orwin Smith had more than 100 yards rushing and receiving, and Georgia Tech piled up a school-record 768 yards in a 66-24 rout of Kansas on Saturday.
Scores of interest Western Athletic Conference Great Bend 14, Garden City 7 Dodge City 56, Wichita North 6 Hays 39, Liberal 12 Area Otis-Bison 70, Chase 22 Hoisington 42, Ellinwood 0 Macksville 48, Fairfield 14 St. John 54, Cunningham 0 Central Plains 42, Little River 26 Stafford 54, Central Christian 6 Thomas More Prep 54, Larned 20 Wichita City League Carroll 42, Southeast 14 (Thurs.) Wichita Northwest 34, East 6 Wichita Kapaun 35, South 15 ...
CLEMSON, S.C. (AP) - Auburn certainly misses Heisman Trophy winning quarterback Cam Newton. It may miss star defensive tackle Nick Fairley even more.
Welcome Inn What Nots Activities Sept. 18-24 Coffee Time - Tuesday 9:30 a.m. Bring food to share, or just show up Tea Time Tuesday 3 p.m. - Bring a friend. Bring finger food. Tea is furnished. 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 a.m. Wii games. Come ...
LARNED - Janet Fleske has challenged her junior English students to do hard things.
LARNED - The Pawnee County Health Department has started giving flu and pneumonia vaccine under the direction of
United Way fundraiser LARNED - The United Way of Central Kansas is raising money for their 2012 campaign by raffling off a 2010 Harley Davidson Sportster XL 1200. Donations are $30 or four chances for $100. The drawing is scheduled at the Big Bend Bike Rally at about 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 24. The raffle is sponsored in part by Golden Belt Printing, which donated the ticket production. Other blitz raffles will also be available ...
Thursday, Sept. 14 Officers responded to an alarm in the 500 block of Broadway at 2:12 a.m. Officers assisted with a vehicle lockout in the 800 block of Corse at 3:25 p.m. Officers assisted with a vehicle lockout in the 1100 block of W. 11th at 10:12 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 13 Officers investigated a theft in the 400 block of W. 14th at 11:22 a.m. An animal control officer responded to a dog-at-large report in ...
TORONTO (AP) - Mariano Rivera tied the Major League Baseball saves record, earning the 601st of his career and matching Trevor Hoffman while preserving the New York Yankees' 7-6 win over the Toronto Blue Jays on Saturday.
HUTCHINSON - Phyllis B. Smith, 98, died Sept. 14, 2011 at Thorne Care Center at Wesley Towers.
GREAT BEND - Arlene Ann Mulford, 58, died Sept. 15, 2011 at her home in Great Bend. She was born Sept. 17, 1952 in Larned, the daughter of Donald W. and Margaret K. Bernatzki Mulford. She was a longtime resident of Sunflower Diversified Services. Ms. Mulford attended the First Christian Church in Larned. Survivors include two brothers, Verne Mulford and wife Cheryl, Topeka; and Wayne Edward Mulford and wife Charlotte, Shreveport, La. She was preceded ...
KANSAS CITY, Mo. - Branden Albert is hurt, so is Jon Asamoah, and the No. 1 overall pick in last April's draft has gone through a painful series of growing pains this season.
STILLWATER, Okla. - For long stretches, it was more of a mismatch than a heated rivalry when perennial powerhouse Oklahoma faced its cross-state foes at Oklahoma State.
HAYS - It's always nice to start things off with a win.
HAYS - Great Bend High School's girls' basketball team led throughout the first half against Colby on Thursday afternoon during the Hays City Shoot-out.
MANHATTAN - Marcus Foster and Thomas Gipson scored 15 points each to lead Kansas State, and Marshall Henderson's go-ahead 3-point try with 2 seconds left missed everything, allowing the Wildcats to hang on for a 61-58 victory over Mississippi Thursday night.
It was a game that got everyone involved.
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HUTCHINSON - C. Jo Daniel, 76, died Dec. 2, at her home in Hutchinson. Born Sept. 16, 1937, in Wilson County, she was the daughter of Joseph Henry and Mildred Alice (Ransopher) Allen. She graduated from Chanute High School. She retired as a retail clerk.
HUDSON - Alvin Albert Brensing, 97, died Dec. 3 at Thorn Care Center Wesley Towers, Hutchinson. He was born Nov. 14, 1916 on a farm northwest of Hudson in Stafford County. He was the son of Edward and Dena (Mindrup) Brensing, the youngest of their children. He started school at Clarksburg Country School going on to attend and graduate from Hudson High School in 1934. After high school graduation he attended Salt City Business College, ...
LARNED - Janet Y. Murphy, 66, died Dec. 5 at the Pawnee Valley Community Hospital in Larned. Born Nov. 24, 1947, in Compton, Calif., she was the daughter of Hubert and Lu Disney Hanes. On Sept. 9, 1967, she married Robert R. Smyth at Winfield. He died Dec. 5, 1992. On Nov. 27, 1993, she married Melvin M. Murphy Jr. at Larned. He survives. A longtime area resident, she was a program technician at the FSA office in Larned.
Ruth E. (Beardsley) Parker, 86, of Great Bend, and formerly of New York, N.Y., passed away on Sunday morning, Dec. 1, at Great Bend Regional Hospital. Born April 26, 1927, in Auburn, N.Y., she was the daughter of Theodore R. and Ruth E. (Burden) Beardsley. On Aug. 12, 1953, she was united in marriage to Donald H. Parker at Skaneateles, N.Y. The couple made their home in Syracuse, N.Y. Prior to her retirement she became ...
David Nichols, 30, of Hoisington was seriously injured Wednesday in a rollover accident on West K-4 near NW 100 Ave. According to the Barton County Sheriff's Office, Nichols was driving a Ford F-250 truck that slid on a patch of ice around 6:26 a.m. The truck slid into the ditch and rolled, ejecting the driver.
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HOISINGTON - What does family mean? What does a member do if one of them is hurting or needs help? That is what the Hoisington High School Family, Career and Community Leaders of America were faced with when they heard the news that high school staff member, Amanda Brack's son, Austin has a rare disease called Stevens – Johnson Syndrome. With all of today's technology, it didn't take them long to determine a plan had ...
ELLINWOOD - Ellinwood High School cross country coach Lyles Lashley has been named to the 2013 2A boys Kansas Cross Country and Track and Field Coaches Association's "Coach of the Year."