The Grassroots Art Center, 213 S. Main, Lucas, will open its doors free of charge on Sept. 26, as part of Smithsonian magazine's 11th annual Museum Day Live! On this day only, participating museums across the United States open their doors for free to those who download a Museum Day Live ticket. The ticket is available for download at Smithsonian.com/museumday. Visitors who present the ticket will gain free entrance for two for one day only. One ticket, per household, per email address is permitted.
The Kansas Department of Health and Environment (KDHE) has rescinded a boil water advisory for the public water supply for the City of Paradise located in Russell County. The advisory was issued because of a loss of pressure due to a water main break. Inadequate pressure may result in a loss of chlorine residuals and bacterial contamination.
Cecilia M. Schremmer, 91, of Great Bend, died Sept. 16, 2015, at Great Bend Health and Rehabilitation Center. She was born on Oct. 26, 1923 at Odin, the daughter of Frank Joseph and Frances T. (Kessler) Ille.
It looked as if the Barton Community College volleyball team was on the verge of a streak-busting win. The Cougars were leading 14-9 in the tiebreaking fifth set just one point away from winning the match.
September 17, 2015|
MIKE MARZOLF, Special to the Tribune
The Great Bend City Council will meet at 7:30 p.m. Monday at the City Office, 1209 Williams. The agenda includes a hearing for the Rural Housing Incentive District for the Fairways at StoneRidge, the introduction of Lazer, the new police dog, and the Neighborhood Revitalization Program.
The Barton County Commission will meet at 9 a.m. Monday at the Barton County Courthouse, 1400 Main in Great Bend. The agenda includes a tax sale update, a Memorial Parks Advisory Committee update and a tour of county road and bridge work sites.
Maybe Johnny Cueto should cut his hair. Do those "Dreads" not agree with the Kansas City heat and humidity? Does Johnny even have a barber? All interesting thoughts while pondering the slide down the unwanted slope of pitching futility that has attached itself to Johnny Cueto since he joined the Royals.