PAWNEE ROCK - Curtis L. Delgado, Pawnee Rock, died June 16 at his home. A memorial service will be held at a later date.
WICHITA - Gene Roberson, 74, passed away on June 16 surrounded by his family at St. Francis Hospital. He was born on June 17, 1936 in Great Bend. After serving in the United States Army, he spent his career as a sales representative of wholesale steel products until his retirement.
BARTLESVILLE, Okla.- Alice Marie Willcut, 80, resident of Bartlesville, Okla., died June 11. Born Aug. 1, 1930 in Great Bend, she was the daughter of Lowell E. and Elizabeth (Whittig) Willcut. She was raised and received her education in Great Bend, graduating from Great Bend High School in 1948. She attended Kansas City Business College for two years, then moved to Memphis, Tenn., where she was employed with Phillips Petroleum Company until her retirement. ...
This is where the rubber meets the road. The second-annual Relay for Life of Barton County bicycle poker run is set for Saturday, June 25, at Brit Spaugh Park.
When you are 52, your dad is 30 years older and still works every day, Father's Day is already special. Still, if I had a dream day as a dad, it would go something like this:
Delete - Merge UST. LOUIS (AP) - Kansas City Royals shortstop Alcides Escobar is known for his fielding. Lately, he has been doing plenty of damage with his bat.
BETHESDA, Md. (AP) - In one of those can't-miss moments in sports, thousands of fans covered every inch of space on the hill behind the 10th green at Congressional. They spilled onto the clubhouse veranda, pressed their faces against the windows and lined up against the balcony railing to watch Rory McIlroy deliver a performance never before seen in the U.S. Open.
Barton County Extension Agent will present a program titled "Water with Lemon," at 1 p.m. Friday, June 24, at the Senior Center, 2005 Kansas Ave. Krug will talk about "eight eating habits that will change your life," in this informative program sponsored by the Recreation Commission. "Never underestimate the power of one good habit!" Krug says. "These seemingly simple habits, when adopted one after the other - at a pace that works ...
Great Bend Fire Department Firefighters made one ambulance run on Thursday. At 2:25 a.m. they responded to 133 Locust St., where a smoke detector had been activated by cooking. There was no fire. At 9:09 a.m. they responded to 96 SE 40 Road, were lighting had struck the house of Richard Stalcup, causing damage. Fire Chief Mike Napolitano said the owner would contact an electrician to check the electrical system for ...
Great Bend police are investigating a report of an aggravated battery. The alleged victim told police Thursday even that two males battered him at 2100 Broadway Ave. and stole $120 from him.
There are only a handful of Kansans from Great Bend to the Colorado border who have completed Autism Specialist training. And three of them work at Sunflower's Early Education Center.
The floor space may be smaller, but the merchandise is almost the same at the Gifts from the Heart gift shop at St. Rose Ambulatory & Surgery Center. It also is still conveniently located on the first floor.
Historian to talk Tuesday LARNED -- Local historian David Clapsaddle will explore the history of the Santa Fe Trail during a talk at 2 p.m. Tuesday at the Larned Country Place Senior Living Center at 710 W. 9th Street. His work is sponsored by the Fort Larned Historic Site. Anyone is welcome. Clapsaddle will bring a trunk of historical treasures to illustrate his presentation.
Welcome Inn What Nots Activities June 19-25 Father's Day Sunday - Enjoy! Paraffin Spa - Monday and Thursday 11 a.m. Makes your hands feel great under the supervision of Byron Stilts. Tea time - 3 p.m. Tuesday. Bring finger food. Tea is furnished. Balance and Flexibility Class - Tuesday and Friday 11 a.m. About a 30-minute class led by Betty Tauscher. Coffee Time - Tuesday 9:30 a.m. Bring food to share, or just show up. ...
Larned Police Dept. Friday, June 17 Officers investigated a complaint of an unwanted vehicle parked in a private carport in the 700 block of E. 1st at 3:50 a.m. Thursday, June 16 Suspicious activity was reported in the 400 block of W. 15th at 5:26 a.m. Officers investigated a theft from a vehicle in the 100 block of E. 16th at 7:14 a.m. An animal control officer responded to the 100 block of W. 15th ...
Barton Community College will be closed for Thanksgiving break Wednesday, Nov. 27, through Friday, Nov. 29. The college will resume its regular schedule on Monday, Dec. 2.
ELLINWOOD - The newly formed Ellinwood Recreation Commission will meet at 7 p.m. on Nov. 26 in a special meeting at the Farmers Mutual Insurance office, 16 N. Main, to discuss a youth basketball league being organized by Hoisington Rec.
Barton County Office Buildings will be closed on Thursday and Friday in observance of the Thanksgiving holiday. The Barton County Health Department and the Records Division of the Sheriff's Office will also be closed both days. The Barton County Landfill will be closed on Thursday. It will reopen on Friday between the hours of 8 and 11 a.m. On Saturday, it will return to normal operational hours. Emergency services will be in normal operation.