View Mobile Site

Archive By Author -


Bill Clinton's Sexual History? Really? Again?

Donald Trump is out of his mind (nothing new there) if he really thinks that he can taint Hillary Clinton by recycling her husband's infidelities. How can he, or any other Republican, hope to gain traction in 2016 with a tactic that backfired so abysmally in the last century?

January 06, 2016 | Dick Polman | Columnists


Suggestions For Liberals in 2016

Because I once voted liberal, at the beginning of each new year I take it as my personal responsibility to pose a few suggestions to my liberal friends out there who are still living on the dark side. So, without further ado, I present to you my third annual "Suggestions for Liberals" column.

January 06, 2016 | Susan Stamper Brown | Columnists


Could $1 really change your life?

Could $1 really change your life? David Tudor is living proof that it could. In just two years, Tudor lost 150 pounds and, last year alone, he competed in 15 Highland Game events and 3 power-lifting meets. Tudor is now a certified personal trainer and managing a gym. Rusty Newton is another example. Once overly tired and overweight, Newton recently lost nearly 100 pounds- and he's now loving life, facing each and every day with abundant energy and motivation.

January 06, 2016 | | Business


Sander fourth in Nebraska to start 2016 wrestling slate

The Barton wrestling team started off the 2016 calendar with a trip north to Nebraska. The Cougars took a small group to restart the season as six wrestlers made the trip to the Viking-Warrior Open Saturday.

January 06, 2016 | Mike Marzolf | Community College


BCC center rolls out Occupational Safety and Health certificates

GRANDVIEW PLAZA - Whether it's a small, independent construction business or a massive corporation with hundreds of employees, all industrial based businesses must dedicate time and manpower to safety on the job site. It's with that in mind that Barton Community College at Grandview Plaza has rolled out a specialized Occupational Safety and Health certificate program.

January 05, 2016 | | Local News


​Gary M. “Coach” DeLong 1942 - 2016

DURANT, Iowa - Gary M. "Coach" DeLong, 73, died on Jan. 4, 2016, at his home. Born Oct. 2, 1942, in Cedarvale, he was raised by his loving mother Doris (Hampton) Gray. In 1960, he graduated from Claflin High School, then graduated with his teaching degree from Fort Hays State College in Hays. On April 12, 1969, he married Dixie Ann Hertach in Claflin.

January 05, 2016 | | Obituaries


​Bernard Richard “Bernie” Schenk 1924 - 2016

Bernard Richard "Bernie" Schenk, 91, died Jan. 4, 2016, at Clara Barton Hospital in Hoisington. He was born Oct. 15, 1924, at Olmitz, the son of William and Emily (Spitzka) Schenk. He married Mary Jo Riedel May 20, 1953, at St. Ann Catholic Church in Olmitz. They were residents of Olmitz for 36 years, moving to Great Bend in 1989. From 1951 to 1980, Mr. Schenk served as a rural mail carrier at Olmitz. Following his retirement from the postal service, he became Knights of Columbus Insurance Field Agent for the Western Kansas Agency, providing insurance needs to brother Knights ...

January 05, 2016 | | Obituaries


OTR for January 5, 2016

Great Bend Fire/EMS

January 05, 2016 | | On the Record


Kansas issues revised fish consumption advisories

The Kansas Department of Health and Environment (KDHE) and the Kansas Department of Wildlife, Parks and Tourism (KDWPT) are issuing revised fish consumption advisories for 2016. The advisories identify types of fish or other aquatic animals that should be eaten in limited quantities or, in some cases, avoided altogether because of contamination. General advice and Internet resources are also provided to aid the public in making informed decisions regarding the benefits as well as the risks associated with eating locally caught fish from Kansas waters.

January 05, 2016 | | Local Sports


Hoisington Fire Department certified firefighters

Dear Editor,

January 05, 2016 | | Letters to the Editor


Talking Race in the Cookbook Aisle

I am very rarely recognized in public, but the other day a gentleman named Sonny stopped me in the aisle at Barnes and Noble and said "Hey TV lady." Sonny wasn't looking for an autograph, or polite banter. He launched right into a conversation about race.

January 05, 2016 | Christine Flowers | Columnists


New Year 2016

January 05, 2016 | | Editorial Cartoons


Barton Sports – Week of January 4

Wrestling:

January 05, 2016 | | Community College


Barton men remain unbeaten in Conference with win at Allen

The great start rolls on.

January 05, 2016 | Mike Marzolf | Community College


Christie, ISIS and Other 2016 Predictions

At the beginning of a new year, cultures all over the world traditionally perform peculiar ceremonies meant to wipe the slate clean and start afresh. The Chinese hide knives to ward off danger. In Denmark, old dishes are thrown at front doors to symbolize the collection of new friends. Spanish residents eat 12 grapes, one at each stroke of the clock to promote good fortune. And in the Durst household, we percolate sardonically cynical predictions for the upcoming 12 months.

January 05, 2016 | Will Durst | Columnists


« First  « Prev  19 20 21 22 23  Next »  Last »

Page 21 of 2535

Articles By Author -


ECF staff battered by inmate

ELLSWORTH – At approximately 5:12 p.m. Sunday, a corrections officer at the Ellsworth Correctional Facility was battered by an inmate, according to Adam Pfannenstiel ...

January 25, 2016 | | Local News


Kansas 150 1901-1925

February 04, 2011 | | Local News


13 14 15 16 17

Page 17 of 17


Please wait ...