Two former front-running candidates for president from the Democratic and Republican parties will take the stage at Fort Hays State University's Beach/Schmidt Performing Arts Center at 7 p.m. Monday, Nov. 4.
On Friday, October 18, the Kansas Museums Association awarded a 2013 Institutional Grant Award to the Rice County Historical Society. The award was one of two presented at this year's Annual Meeting of the Kansas Museums Association in Lawrence. The $500 award will be applied to the purchase of two dehumidifiers for the Historical Society's storage areas.
St. Ann's All School Reunion was held on Sept. 28th. The celebration began with a reception at 1 p.m. at the Knights of Columbus Hall. The school was open all day long for touring, reminiscing and picture taking. At 4 p.m. Les Winholz and the Catherine choir provided a polka mass. A bag piper led in the religious procession of 13 sisters (former teachers and home-grown sisters), one Franciscan Brother, one Deacon, Father Murphy and Bishop Brungardt. An evening meal was served at 6 p.m. at the hall. Afterwards, the religious took the microphone and entertained ...
Kari Geshwentner and Kyle Kaiser were united in marriage on Sept. 27, at Eberly Farms in Wichita in a double ring ceremony officiated by Aaron Andrews, friend of the groom, of Great Bend. Parents of the groom are Jann Kaiser and Doug and Michelle Kaiser of Great Bend. Paternal grandparents of the groom are David and Dana Foss, Joyce and Mike Burnham all of Great Bend, and the late Vernon Kaiser. Maternal grandparents are the late William and Susan Turner.
The following meals will be served October 28 through November 1. The secondary schools also have available daily: Main dish second choices, chef's salad, combo lunches and choice of vegetables and dessert. The breakfast menu is offered only to students in USD 428. Menus are subject to change without notice. Milk served with all meals. All meals as offered meet USDA nutritional guidelines.
Using funds provided under the recently completed wheat germplasm and technology license agreement with Bayer CropScience in Research Triangle Park, N.C., the Kansas State University Foundation has made a contribution to the Department of Plant Pathology in the College of Agriculture to help establish an endowed chair in honor of renowned K-State professor Bikram Gill.