Grace Community Church has created The Loft as a new modern space for high school students. The grand opening will be from 5-7 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 14. The Loft is located in a former garage north of the church, 210 McKinley St.
STILLWATER, Okla. - No. 15 Oklahoma State refused to overlook an inferior opponent.
No. 3 Florida State 59, Wake Forext 3 WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. - Jameis Winston threw two touchdown passes, and Florida State tied a school record with six interceptions as it clinched ACC a championship game berth. Nate Andrews took an interception 56 yards for a touchdown and Jalen Ramsey returned a fumble 23 yards for a score on consecutive plays. The Seminoles (9-0, 7-0) claimed the inside track to a BCS title game berth with No. ...
COLLEGE STATION, Texas - Whether or not Saturday was Johnny Manziel's last home game, the Heisman Trophy winner certainly made sure to soak in every last moment.
LAWRENCE - Andrew Wiggins got the ball on the wing, made a nifty spin move and then let go with a soft floater from about 10 feet that swished through the net in Allen Fieldhouse.
COFFEYVILLE - The Barton Community College men's basketball team faced their first real challenge of the season on Saturday night during the Coffeyville Classic.
SALINA - The Barton Community College women's basketball team had to overcome something it hadn't faced this season on Saturday afternoon at the Brown Mackie Classic - a halftime deficit.
MANHATTAN - Northern Colorado coach B.J. Hill felt like this was a group that could take a step for his program. With all five starters returning, he felt it was a group to reverse a two-year trend of losing seasons.
The Barton Community College men's basketball team exploded for 56 first-half points enroute to a 100-78 victory on Friday night over Allen in the Coffeyville Classic.
CrossPoint Church members have been busy the past month as they prepare to move from their current location in downtown Great Bend out to Hart's Corner, south of town.
KANSAS CITY, Mo. - Andy Reid is tired of all the clichéd questions about fresh starts. He insists that he wasn't burned out or in need of a break after 14 seasons leading the Philadelphia Eagles.
WICHITA - As Wichita State newcomer Darius Carter returned to the bench late in Saturday's season opener, he made sure to give coach Gregg Marshall a message.
DAVIE, Fla. - The latest allegations from tackle Jonathan Martin went mostly unanswered Saturday by the Miami Dolphins, weary of fending off questions about the harassment case that has rocked the franchise.
One segment of the video shared a message from an Internet predator. The message was: I prey on the insecure and those desperate for attention. I tell the victim we are soul mates. These tactics work to my advantage as I prey on vulnerable kids who can eventually let their guard down. A voice on the video then says: Predators know what they are doing. Do you? Two Barton County Sheriff's officers shared the video ...
A board appointment is on the agenda for the next Great Bend Recreation Commission meeting, set for 4 p.m. Monday at the Carl Soden Recreation Center, 1214 Stone St. The new at-large member will fill the position held by Leonard Kaiser, whose term expires Dec. 31.
As I have done at Thanksgiving for many years, I want to proclaim some of the things for which I am thankful on this uniquely American holiday.
It's not every day that Democrats and Republicans get to shake their fist in the same direction. That honor goes to Education Secretary Arne Duncan whose insult against "white, suburban moms" whose "child isn't as brilliant as they thought they were" has sparked outrage from the tea party to teachers unions-not to mention the PTA moms who are heavily invested in their children's schooling. Sec. Duncan is still walking back his remarks, but if a ...
KANSAS CITY, Mo. - The Kansas City Chiefs hope to have at least half their fearsome pass rushing duo when they welcome Peyton Manning and the Denver Broncos to Arrowhead Stadium on Sunday.
LARNED - Mark Twain once penned, "Clothes make the man. Naked people have little or no influence on society." Is that true for football players? Football teams?
ENGLEWOOD, Colo. - The Denver Broncos lead the league in an exhaustive list of offensive categories: Points, yards, passing, first downs, third down efficiency.
KANSAS CITY, Mo. - Alex Smith's even disposition never changed, even after the Chiefs quarterback held his own in an entertaining shootout with Chargers counterpart Philip Rivers.
HUTCHINSON – Phyllis E. Ankerholz Fimple, went to be with her Lord and loved ones Wednesday, Nov. 27, at Hospice and Homecare of Reno County, Hutchinson. Born Aug. 11, 1922, at Augusta, she was the daughter of Bertram H. and Flora E. (Fitzwilliam) St. Clair. She married Lawrence H. Ankerholz Nov. 20, 1941, at Salem, Ill. He died Dec. 7, 1983. She then married Rufus P. Fimple Jan. 15, 1994, at Great Bend.
In a small sampling of college football media, 27 of 33 Heisman Trophy voters say they would consider Jameis Winston for the award even if the sexual assault case involving the Florida State quarterback is unresolved before they vote.
Lelia A. Thompson, 94 died Wednesday, Nov. 27 at Sterling Presbyterian Manor, Sterling. Born Aug. 5, 1919, at Arpelar, Okla., she was the daughter of Boone and Virgie Mae (Ezell) Turner. She married Norman Thompson March, 26, 1938, at McAlester, Okla. He died March 18, 2002.