LARNED - Most people plan their week´s projects, vacations and dinner, but very few spend adequate time asking themselves "What´s Next?"
Next coffee hour Thursday LARNED - The weekly coffee hour is scheduled at 9:30 a.m. Thursday at the Larned High School Gym to promote the upcoming school play "The Masked Musketeer." The hosts will be Troy Langdon, Larned High principal, and high school staff. Larned High School's Over Actors' Anonymous will present "The Masked Musketeer," April 9 and 10 at the Larned Community Center. For information, contact Larned High School at 620-285-2151.
LARNED - Nineteen Larned High School entries earned a I rating and qualified for state competition in Saturday's Class 3-1A music regional for solo and small emsembles at Larned High School. Class 1A, 2A and 3A schools competed at the regional.
STAFFORD - Four candidates emerged from a nine-person ballot for the Stafford USD 349 board board election Tuesday. Earning spots on the board were Jay M. Minnis (280 votes); Keith McNickle (192); Lucas Newell (148) and Rodney Roush (148).
CITY RESULTS PAWNEE COUNTY LARNED Mayor - Robert C. Pivonka 361; Lee F. Hockett 214; City Council, Ward One - Charles H. Spina 79; Terry Harris 56; Ward Two - David A. Zecha 180; Ward Three - Dennis E. Wilson 136; Ward Four - Kim Barnes 44; Anthony Moore 37. BURDETT Mayor, Leon Jennings 58; City Council (Two Spots) - Bryan Delp 53; Ronald R. Olson 24; Traci Nuckolls 20; David Clapham 20. GARFIELD Mayor ...
CINCINNATI (AP) - Chris Heisey drove in three runs and the Cincinnati Reds took a patient approach at the plate in improving to 4-0 for the first time since their 1990 World Series championship season, beating the Houston Astros 8-2 on Tuesday night.
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) - Any sort of four-game winning streak is a big deal in a town where the local team hadn't won more than three in a row since September 2009.
CLEVELAND (AP) - Josh Tomlin outpitched Boston's Josh Beckett, Cleveland came up with just enough timely hits and the Indians kept the Red Sox winless so far this season with a 3-1 victory Tuesday night over the team many predicted would win it all.
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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?