COFFEYVILLE - The Barton Community College men's basketball team faced their first real challenge of the season on Saturday night during the Coffeyville Classic.
SALINA - The Barton Community College women's basketball team had to overcome something it hadn't faced this season on Saturday afternoon at the Brown Mackie Classic - a halftime deficit.
MANHATTAN - Northern Colorado coach B.J. Hill felt like this was a group that could take a step for his program. With all five starters returning, he felt it was a group to reverse a two-year trend of losing seasons.
The Barton Community College men's basketball team exploded for 56 first-half points enroute to a 100-78 victory on Friday night over Allen in the Coffeyville Classic.
CrossPoint Church members have been busy the past month as they prepare to move from their current location in downtown Great Bend out to Hart's Corner, south of town.
KANSAS CITY, Mo. - Andy Reid is tired of all the clichéd questions about fresh starts. He insists that he wasn't burned out or in need of a break after 14 seasons leading the Philadelphia Eagles.
WICHITA - As Wichita State newcomer Darius Carter returned to the bench late in Saturday's season opener, he made sure to give coach Gregg Marshall a message.
DAVIE, Fla. - The latest allegations from tackle Jonathan Martin went mostly unanswered Saturday by the Miami Dolphins, weary of fending off questions about the harassment case that has rocked the franchise.
One segment of the video shared a message from an Internet predator. The message was: I prey on the insecure and those desperate for attention. I tell the victim we are soul mates. These tactics work to my advantage as I prey on vulnerable kids who can eventually let their guard down. A voice on the video then says: Predators know what they are doing. Do you? Two Barton County Sheriff's officers shared the video ...
A board appointment is on the agenda for the next Great Bend Recreation Commission meeting, set for 4 p.m. Monday at the Carl Soden Recreation Center, 1214 Stone St. The new at-large member will fill the position held by Leonard Kaiser, whose term expires Dec. 31.
RUSSELL - The Deines Cultural Center, 820 North Main, Russell, will host a musical performance and reception from 5-8 p.m. Friday, Nov. 15, for its latest exhibit. Wood engraving prints and engraved blocks by E. Hubert Deines will be on display through the end of the year.
This month's meeting of the Barton Community College Board of Trustees will move to a different time and location. The meeting is set for 1 p.m. on Thursday, Nov. 14, in Room A-113, the conference room of the Administration Building.
A free one-hour program, "Let's Talk Zoo," will start at noon Tuesday at Brit Spaugh Zoo.
The world's longest running phantom is taking off his mask and heading back in time. Best known for his decade-long portrayal of the lead role in the Tony Award-winning musical, "The Phantom of the Opera," Franc D'Ambrosio will showcase his newest creation, "I'll Be Seein' Youz: A Bronx Boy's Musical Perspective of World War II," when he performs for the Golden Belt Community Concert Association at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 14, in the Great Bend ...
Great Bend Police A search warrant was executed at 9:23 a.m. Thursday at Credit Union of America, 4708 10th St. A shoplifting was reported at Walmart and a notice to appear (NTA) in municipal court was served. A known person allegedly shoplifted a $2.99 bowl of fruit from Love's Country Store, 1221 10th St., on Oct. 27 and on Thursday store officials decided to press charges. An NTA was served. A vehicle driven by Cody ...
Helen Hickel, fail to yield, court costs $55.50
KOC to hold breakfast buffet
ELLINWOOD -"The 5th Wave" by Rick Yancey. When waves of beings who only look human overrun the earth, the Earth's last survivors have scattered to stay alive. When Cassie meets Evan Walker, he may be her only hope for rescuing her brother, or even saving herself. But can she trust a stranger in this dangerous world?
Those who donated money and time, and played in the golf tournament collaborated to raise more than $45,000 for local cancer patients. The recent St. Rose Auction & Golf Classic proceeds will benefit the Heartland Cancer Center Patient Care Fund.
The monthly Barton County Historical Society meeting scheduled for Monday evening, Nov. 25, has been canceled.
Rosewood Ranch horse therapy instructor Melinda Suppes took part in a grueling exam last May in Loveland, Colo. She endured four days of a workshop, written testing and field work, all with the goal of becoming a certified instructor with Professional Association of Therapeutic Horsemanship International. It wasn't until more than five months later that she learned the results of her exam.
Derek Fredrick thought if the buckets were "poppin' pink" they would draw a lot of attention. And if the results of a recent fundraiser are any indication, he was right.
Touched by Cancer Support Group will depart from its regular schedule in December. The group usually meets each month on the first Tuesdays, from 2-3 p.m., and third Tuesdays at 5:45 p.m. at Heartland Cancer Center, 204 Cleveland, Great Bend.
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