OAKLEY - Galyn F. Crossley, 83, died Nov. 2 in Hays. Born June 27, 1930, in Great Bend, he was the son of Arden and Darlene (Baumgartner) Crossley. On June 5, 1955, he married Naomi Ruth Gaskill in Wellington. His banking career began in Hoisington as vice president of a Hoisington bank. In 1972, he was employed at The Farmers State Bank in Oakley, where he served as senior vice president, CEO and then as president.
TOPEKA -Scott "Scotty" Black, 67, died Nov. 11 at home in Topeka. He was born June 13, 1946 at Kanopolis, the son of Gilbert Alan and Audrey LaVaughn (Brown) Black.
ODIN - Alice M. Jenisch, 86, died Tuesday, Nov. 12 at her home in rural Odin. She was born March 22, 1927 in Barton County, the daughter of Joseph and Rose (Huslig) Bieberle.
LARNED -John Edward Haremza, 80, died Nov. 11, 2013, at Pawnee Valley Community Hospital, Larned. Arrangements are pending and will be announced by Morell Funeral Home, Larned.
Dear Editor, We would like to express our gratitude to the staff of the Great Bend Parks and Recreation Department and Activities Center. On Oct. 29 our soccer team was traveling from Lawrence to Garden City for a regional play off game. While looking for a place to stop for lunch, we contacted the parks and rec department. The parks and rec staff, specifically Vandy, helped us to pre-arrange a stop at your Activities Center. ...
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Based on the election results in New Jersey and Virginia, the Republicans have stark choices going forward: They can nominate candidates with crossover appeal - and win. Or they can continue to nominate right-wing extremists - and lose.
Dear Editor and Friends in Great Bend and the surrounding areas, The Annual Mission Benefit Bazaar of the Dominican Sisters of Peace in Great Bend on Nov. 9, was once again a wonderful success! We Dominican Sisters of Peace and Associates are awe-fully thankful to the City of Great Bend and the Great Bend Tribune for its excellent advertisement of our Mission Bazaar, and to all our friends in surrounding areas for your continuing response ...
A Wall Street friend told me he thinks that the October Bureau of Labor Statistics report's deceptions are so great that Disneyland must have written it. For the umpteenth straight month, the mainstream media cherry-picked the handful of positive statistics but buried profoundly troubling data.
LARNED - The Pawnee County Commission met at 7 p.m. Oct. 29 for a special town hall meeting at the Larned Community Center. The following are approved minutes submitted by Pawnee County clerk Ruth Searight.
Tuesday, Nov. 12 2:40 a.m. - Deputies assisted Rice County deputues 5:07 a.m. -A prowler was reported at 902 E. 8th Monday, Nov. 11 8:45 p.m. - A vehicle struck a deer at U.S. 183 Friday, Nov. 8 10:56 a.m. - Deputies investigated a dog bite at Pawnee Heights High School 11:24 a.m. - An inmate was escorted to Pawnee Valley Hospital 11:59 a.m. - An inmate was escorted from Pawnee Valley Hospital 1:09 p.m. ...
CLASS 6A FIRST ROUND Lawrence Free State 40, SM Northwest 14 Olathe North 14, Blue Valley Northwest 3 Olathe East 19, Gardner-Edgerton 7 SM East 36, Leavenworth 14 Derby 56, Wichita North 7 Manhattan 60, Maize 59 (5 OT) Wichita Heights 55, Topeka High 48 Garden City 40, Wichita Northwest 36 FRIDAY'S QUARTERFINALS Lawrence Free State (9-1) at Olathe North (7-3), 7 p.m. SM East (9-1) at Olathe East (7-3), 7 p.m. Derby (9-1) at ...
Tuesday - LHS play practice, Larned Community Center; LMS student council, 7:30 a.m.; Elementary PAT Playgroup, Hillside Elementary,10 a.m.; LMS boys basketball at Dodge City Sacred Heart, 4:30 p.m.; LMS girls basketball vs. Dodge City Sacred Heart, 4:30 p.m. Wednesday - LHS student council, 7:30 a.m.; LHS wrestling meeting, seminar; LHS play practice, Community Center; CKL meeting, Hutchinson. Thursday - International Club, 7:30 a.m.; LHS Scholars Bowl, Montezuma; LMS girls basketball at Ellinwood, 4:30 p.m.; ...
JETMORE - The rally never came. The Central Plains High School football team slowly fell behind Hodgeman County on Saturday night during an Eight-Man Division-I state playoffs second-round game. The Oilers outscored the Longhorns 14-6 in the final quarter, but couldn't make up the distance for a 44-36 loss to end their season. Things started off well. Central Plains quarterback Braeden Crites connected with Carson Kirmer for a 55-yard touchdown just 17 seconds ...
KANSAS CITY, Mo. - The Kansas City Chiefs hope to have at least half their fearsome pass rushing duo when they welcome Peyton Manning and the Denver Broncos to Arrowhead Stadium on Sunday.
LARNED - Mark Twain once penned, "Clothes make the man. Naked people have little or no influence on society." Is that true for football players? Football teams?
ENGLEWOOD, Colo. - The Denver Broncos lead the league in an exhaustive list of offensive categories: Points, yards, passing, first downs, third down efficiency.
KANSAS CITY, Mo. - Alex Smith's even disposition never changed, even after the Chiefs quarterback held his own in an entertaining shootout with Chargers counterpart Philip Rivers.
HUTCHINSON – Phyllis E. Ankerholz Fimple, went to be with her Lord and loved ones Wednesday, Nov. 27, at Hospice and Homecare of Reno County, Hutchinson. Born Aug. 11, 1922, at Augusta, she was the daughter of Bertram H. and Flora E. (Fitzwilliam) St. Clair. She married Lawrence H. Ankerholz Nov. 20, 1941, at Salem, Ill. He died Dec. 7, 1983. She then married Rufus P. Fimple Jan. 15, 1994, at Great Bend.
In a small sampling of college football media, 27 of 33 Heisman Trophy voters say they would consider Jameis Winston for the award even if the sexual assault case involving the Florida State quarterback is unresolved before they vote.
Lelia A. Thompson, 94 died Wednesday, Nov. 27 at Sterling Presbyterian Manor, Sterling. Born Aug. 5, 1919, at Arpelar, Okla., she was the daughter of Boone and Virgie Mae (Ezell) Turner. She married Norman Thompson March, 26, 1938, at McAlester, Okla. He died March 18, 2002.