Tryal Wayne Alexander, no proof insurance, $376 Juanita J. Amador, dog at large, $111 Andy Ray Anderson, seat belts (18 and older), $10 Ryan Dean Applebee, driving under the influence, unnecessary spinning of tires, unsafe speed for prevailing conditions, improper stop or turn signal, $1,328.50 Jaime Ayala Jr., violations of restrictions, unnecessary spinning of tires, $261 Jaime Ayala Jr., accident involving damage-property, inattentive driving, $526 Ellen I. Baldwin, ...
The November art exhibit at the Great Bend Public Library is a group effort by "The Aquarians": Mary Lee Adams, Esther Maher, Elaine Pugh, Bev Simonson and Barb Unrein. These Great Bend artists have filled the Fine Arts Room of the library with a fall showing of paintings, ceramics and jewelry. The public is invited to meet the artists during a reception from 1-3 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 6, at the library.
Crime Stoppers of Barton County and Great Bend is seeking information on the theft of six Honda motorcycles and a Honda snowblower from a storage shed at 901 Morphy St. in Great Bend. Police Chief Dean Akings reports that storage unit 712 at that address was broken into twice between Aug. 24 and Oct. 30. Two padlocks were damaged. "These were the property of Great Bend Honda and loss and damage ...
Great Bend Police Tuesday reports: Someone drove through a yard at 3100 Stone St., causing damage. A TV, Wii and camera were taken during a burglary at 1328 Eisenhower Ave. A 10-speed boys bike was taken from 1107 Holland St. and a Roadmaster boys bike was found and booked in at the police station. A gas skip at 2716 10th St. was reported at 5:31 p.m. A man in ...
ELLINWOOD/BALDWIN CITY - Ruby North, 82, died Oct. 30 at Great Bend Regional Hospital. She was born Jan. 30, 1929 at Cookeville, Tenn. the daughter of Marion Grider and Elizabeth Dunham Grider.
HOLLYWOOD - God bless America, and how's everybody? Occupy Wall Street protestors complained that homeless people have infiltrated the park for the free food. They're just furious about it. Everybody's sitting around wish that there was a way to help the downtrodden without a lot of losers trying to get in on it. Herman Cain denied accusations against him of sexual harassment in the workplace Monday. The country has been waiting for someone with Reagan's ...
Twenty years ago this month Clarence Thomas was sworn in as an Associate Justice of the United States Supreme Court.
Ruth Adams called on Northampton College in central England to measure the purring sound of her gray-and-white tabby cat, Smokey, aiming for a Guinness World Record.
Ellinwood Library announces holiday hours
A Great Bend man was arrested Wednesday after a stabbing at 516 Odell St.
Environmentalists and budget critics of California's proposed bullet train may be breathing a sigh of relief.
President Obama's "Mission Accomplished" moment: "We have met the goal" of fixing the Healthcare.Gov website.
KANSAS CITY, Mo. - Alex Smith and Jamaal Charles make the headlines for the Kansas City Chiefs and rightfully so. The quarterback and running back are the biggest names on one of the NFL's surprise teams.
Before the season started, Great Bend High School's boys' head swimming coach Steve Beaumont said that he had a young team that would need to learn as they went.
LINCOLN - The Central Plains High School boys outscored Phillipsburg 10-3 in overtime to escape with a 61-54 victory Tuesday in the Amos Morris/George Stephens Classic. The Oilers outscored the Panthers 17-10 from the free-throw line.
LARNED - The upcoming college football bowl season is the end of an era. Thank goodness, or Santa Claus or whomever!
It seems inevitable that Peyton Manning will shatter the 50-touchdown passing mark set by Tom Brady in 2007. He might even do it Thursday night.
ASHBURN, Va. - It takes quite the sales job to explain why a medically cleared Robert Griffin III won't play for the rest of the season.
Roger Fry, author of "The Chronicles of John Grant," will visit the Great Bend Public Library on Wednesday, Dec. 18, to launch his new book. The event will begin with a book reading at 6 p.m. This will be followed by a book signing. Copies of the book will be available for sale. For more information visit the library's website, greatbendpl.info, or call the library, 792-2409.
Barton County Sheriff