While it's too early to set in stone, it is certainly shaping up as a financially challenging year for crop and livestock producers. Crop prices, input costs, sluggish economies around the world, and many other factors will test the patience and skill of producers. This isn't to imply input prices haven't fallen but overall they haven't fallen nearly as much as most crop prices.
January 10, 2016|
Dr. Victor L. Martin
The McPherson Opera House presents a one act play, "Give 'em Hell, at 7:30 p.m. on Friday, Jan. 29. It is an engaging portrayal of the life of President Harry Truman by actor, Ray Wills. Tickets are $22, $17, and $12. For tickets go online at mcphersonoperahouse.org, by phone at 620241-1952, or the box office at 219 S. Main St.
The following well-balanced and nutritious Friendship Meals will be served for lunch at the Great Bend Senior Center, 2005 Kansas Ave. Meals are served with milk; donations for coffee and tea are accepted.
The following meals will be served Jan. 11 through Jan. 15. The secondary schools also have available daily main dish, chef salad, combo lunches and choice of vegetables and fruit. The breakfast menu is offered only to students in USD 428. Menus are subject to change without notice. Milk is served with all meals. All meals as offered meet USDA nutritional guidelines.
BROOKVILLE - Robert Dean Miller, 73, passed away Jan. 7, 2016. Born Oct. 30, 1942, in Boulder, Colo., he was the son of the Mary Treca (Phillips) Miller-Widener and Edwin V. Miller. On Jan. 1, 1962, he married his high school sweetheart, Adella N. Benjamin in Smith Center. He worked as a heavy equipment mechanic at Smoky Hill, LLC, in Salina until he retired.