SHAWNEE - Robert E. "Bob" Legleiter, 65, passed away May 14, in Shawnee, surrounded by family.
Great Bend Police Wednesday reports: A Great Bend resident reported receiving two money orders in the mail and thought they were fraudulent. They were collected and information was taken. The back window on a Jeep at 2535 Lakin was broken. Loss was $1,000. Windows on a Suburban at 1305 Patton Road were broken. Loss was $1,000. A burglary occurred at 2123 Jefferson St. Someone broke in and stole an ...
Great Bend High School will hold its 124th-annual graduation Sunday at GBHS's Memorial stadium. The gates will open at 3:30 p.m. and the ceremony starts at 5.
Larned Police Dept. Thursday, May 19 Officers investigated a theft report in the 900 block of Carroll at 5 a.m. Officers investigated a parking complaint in the 900 block of Carroll at 7:47 a.m. Officers responded to a non-injury accident in an alley near the 500 block of Broadway at 8:31 a.m. An animal control officer responded to State and 14th at 9:26 a.m. Officers investigated a driving complaint in the 400 block of Broadway ...
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) - On just about any other night, the 13 walks their pitchers issued would have been the most embarrassing aspect of Kansas City's 5-4 loss to the Texas Rangers.
HOLLYWOOD - God bless America, and how's everybody? The Auto Club tried Monday to reassure Americans wracked by high gas prices and predicted that gas prices will fall 50 cents a gallon in the two weeks leading up to Memorial Day. Things aren't as bad as they could be. People would be totally unable to afford to drive to work if they had jobs. IMF president Dominique Strauss-Kahn was denied bail in New York Tuesday ...
NJCAA Women's Golf National Championship Daytona Beach, Fla. Results through second round Top 18 teams 1. Daytona St. College, 295-302 - 597; 2. Redlands, 305-311 - 616; 3. McLennan, 333-329 - 662; 4. Seminole State, 329-334 - 663; 5. Rend Lake, 345-341 - 686; 6. Texarkana, 354-333 - 687; 7. Coastal Georgia, 347-359 - 706; 8. Tyler, 366-359 - 725; 9. Mesa, 369-360 - 729; 10. Columbus State, 375-386 - 761; 11. John A. Logan, ...
PISCATAWAY, N.J. (AP) - Forward Wally Judge is transferring to Rutgers after spending two seasons at Kansas State.
DALLAS (AP) - Over his 14 seasons in the NBA, Dirk Nowitzki says he's seen pretty much every defense possible.
CHICAGO (AP) - LeBron James came up big down the stretch and scored 29 points, Dwyane Wade added 24 and the Miami Heat beat the Chicago Bulls 85-75 Wednesday night to tie the Eastern Conference finals at one game apiece.
MANHATTAN (AP) - Kansas State University confirmed that its highest-paid assistant basketball coach and top recruiter, Dalonte Hill, has resigned to take a similar position at the University of Maryland.
Habitat for Humanity of Barton County is hosting their Third Annual Benefit Golf Tournament with hopes for raising at least $8,000. These funds will be acquired through a combination of team registration fees and hole sponsorships donated from local businesses.
HAYS - The Great Bend High School Lady Panthers soccer team lost to Hays 1-0 on Tuesday in a Class 5A regional.
The Great Bend Sports Complex will host the 2014 baseball and softball championships of the Kansas Collegiate Athletic Conference.
The Kansas Lottery is restructuring its field staff in order to provide better service to lottery players and retailers, and increase sales and transfers to the state. As part of the restructuring, the Lottery will close its Great Bend office. The last day the office is open to the public will be December 13, 2013.
ELLINWOOD - Owned by Ann Christiansen, Annie Mae's, 518 E. Santa Fe has opened in Ellinwood. The former John Henry's now also serves breakfast and has takeout and delivery in Ellinwood.
Looking for that unique holiday gift? How about a one of a kind piece of jewelry? The Kansas Wetlands Education Center is offering a make and take beaded jewelry class from 1-3 p.m. on Sunday, Dec. 8. They'll make two different bracelets using seed beads. Once you learn how simple it is to create your own jewelry, you'll be hooked. There is a $5 materials fee for the class. All materials will be provided. Call ...
Preparation for the Russell Area Artists Exhibit at the Deines Cultural Center has begun. The exhibit will run from Jan. 10 through Feb. 7th. The show is open to any adult artist within a 60-mile radius of Russell.
"I'm not upset that you lied to me, I'm upset that from now on I can't believe you," declared Nietzsche.
In 2006 I came up against a holiday deadline crunch, so I turned my column over to Turpy, the beloved eight-year-old Golden Retriever/Chow mix who had turned up at our doorstep as a puppy.