Great Bend High School Debate squad placed 1st overall at the Liberal Debate Tournament on Nov. 9, that had Halloween costumes optional. Two novice teams placed in top 6 and the open teams had winning records too. Three individuals also received awards for their creative costumes.
Ideology is such an abomination, President Obama rages against those he believes are guided by different ideas of governance.
HOLLYWOOD - God bless America, and how's everybody? Richie Incognito showed all texts with former fellow Miami Dolphin Jonathan Martin Sunday, revealing they're pals. They exchanged death threats and N-words in good fun. This ends the debate once and for all about whether Dolphins are as intelligent as humans. MTVs hit reality show Sixteen and Pregnant announced a casting call for Season Five Friday just as MTV's Teen Mom wrapped up its first season. Talk ...
The Dane G. Hansen Foundation has awarded the HaysMed Foundation a $100,000 grant towards the purchase of digital tomosynthesis equipment at the HaysMed Breast Care Center. HaysMed will be the second medical center in the State, with the University of Kansas Medical Center, to have this latest technology in mammography.
Hutchinson Community College President Ed Berger congratulated 47 new law enforcement officers during their graduation from the Kansas Law Enforcement Training Center (KLETC) on Oct. 4.
This week's Chamber of Commerce Coffee will be hosted by Hometown Brand Center, 4908 10th Street, at 9:30 a.m., Thursday. Host will be Marty Steinert with greeters Cindy Parr and Curtis Wolf. Coffee, refreshments and door prizes will be available.
This recipe is an oldie, but goodie! I had a big zucchini that needed using up and I was sooo in the mood for these yummy (and guiltless) zucchini pizza bites!! It is a perfect way to use up all the zucchini in your garden and satisfy your craving for pizza in a low-carb way.
Well it's week two of this column, and I wish I had something inspirational to write about. With another week of dedication and determination, I only lost one pound. But I have to keep looking at it positively. It's one more pound than I had lost last week, and it's one pound I didn't put on. And that's the point, right? Changing your life is for the better – for the sake of being healthy, not for the sake of a number on a scale.
CHICAGO - Andrew Wiggins soared toward the hoop as Jabari Parker made one last attempt to stop his fellow freshman star.
CHICAGO - Experience trumps talent. At least at this point in the year. Branden Dawson tipped in a miss with less than six seconds left, and No. 2 Michigan State hung on for a 78-74 victory over top-ranked Kentucky and its latest cast of young phenoms in the first game of the Champions Classic on Tuesday night. As James Young missed a 3-pointer, the Michigan State fans - including the Spartan in Chief, ...
ENGLEWOOD, Colo. - Peyton Manning is taking a beating. The Broncos' offensive line is battered and his right ankle is throbbing. And now here come the unbeaten Kansas City Chiefs, leading the league in sacks. Fans in Denver would love to put a Brink's truck around their hobbled quarterback for Sunday night's showdown pitting the divisional rivals who have combined to go 17-1. They might be surprised, however, to hear Jack Del Rio ...
Barton Community College volleyball sophomores McKenzie Piland and Kiara Rivera were recently selected to the All-KJCCC/All-Region VI team. The Lady Cougars completed their season on Monday in the Region VI tournament, dropping a heartbreaking five-set match to Colby in the loser's bracket final.
RIVERSIDE, Mo. - Kansas City Chiefs wide receiver Dwayne Bowe was arrested outside Kansas City over the weekend on charges of speeding and possessing marijuana, throwing his status for a pivotal AFC West showdown against the Denver Broncos into question.
WICHITA - Fred VanVleet didn't have enough energy to be too excited after No. 16 Wichita State's latest win.
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TOPEKA - The Kansas Supreme Court announced Wednesday that Lisa Taylor has been appointed public information director for the Kansas Judicial Branch. Taylor succeeds Ron Keefover, who founded the court's public information office in 1981 and retired in September.
The state's number one librarian will visit the Great Bend Public Library when it holds an open house from noon to 3 p.m. on Monday, Dec. 9.
The Great Bend Recreation Commission, both recreation centers, City Auditorium and Cavanaugh Wellness Center will be closed today through Sunday for the Thanksgiving holiday. Regular hours will resume on Monday.
The saying, "A picture is worth 1000 words" is so true. In the case of my four month old grandson, we have a book started. Still nothing compares to actually holding, squeezing his chubby legs, or getting Bob to laugh out loud. As we enter the holiday season, families across the country hardly need a reminder that November 24th through the 30th is designated as National Family Week.
HOLLYWOOD - God bless America, and how's everybody?