KANSAS CITY, Mo. - Kansas City Royals manager Ned Yost called a closed-door meeting prior to Friday night's game against the Washington Nationals, trying to pull his team out of a late-season tailspin.
Approximately 104 calls for service and 75 officer initiated calls were received for the month of July. Officers responded to 10 medical/fire calls. Three arrests were made and four criminal summonses were served in the month of July.
Beverly Davis, Earl Lumpkins and Bernita Degenhardt of Great Bend were honored for their service to the elderly at the February Senior Companion Program in-service meeting held at the Great Bend Senior Center on Aug. 21st. Davis has served 10 years; Lumpkins, nine years and Degenhardt, five years with the Program. Senior Companions offer friendship and assistance with daily living activities to older persons needing help to live independently.
Old joke: two cannibals are eating a clown and one says, "Does this taste funny to you?" In a case of life imitating joke, political partisans squared off in the case of the Obama-mask wearing rodeo clown over whether his act was funny, or in dangerously bad taste. But partisans and most of the media are missing the point of what happened.