A staff representative of Congressman Tim Huelskamp who specializes in Veterans' casework will visit Great Bend from 11 a.m. to noon Thursday, Feb. 11 at the Front Door Community Center, 1615 Tenth Street.
Larned High School will sponsor winter homecoming ceremonies Friday during a basketball doubleheader against Halstead. Candidates are front row, Kaitlyn Finger, Katelyn Baker, Tymarra Bryant and Tiffany Peterson; and back row, Wyatt Davis, Marcus Allen, Gary Barker and Blake Ritchie.
Larned High's Evan Skelton has signed a scholarship offer to play baseball at Friends University in Wichita. Front row, Evan Skelton; Evan's mom, Karren Skelton; back row, assistant Larned baseball coach Clint Barger; Evan's dad, Jon Skelton; assistant Larned baseball coach, Kyle Leroy; head Larned baseball coach Chad Erway.
Fort Hays State University announced today, with the continued success of its women's basketball program and in mutual agreement with the Kansas State High School Activities Association, the Kansas Class 1A Division I State Basketball Tournament will be moved to Dodge City Civic Center this year.
Sen. Bob Dole donated $20,000 to Camp Hope, a weeklong getaway for children with cancer held at Camp Aldrich. The funds are to be used for the benefit of Camp Hope. The Camp Aldrich Dining and Events Center burned down in April of 2014, which was Camp Hope's preferred venue.
Passage of Senator Mitch McConnell's authorization for war against ISIS will not only lead to perpetual US wars across the globe, it will also endanger our civil and economic liberties. The measure allows the president to place troops anywhere he determines ISIS is operating. Therefore, it could be used to justify using military force against United States citizens on U.S. territory. It may even be used to justify imposing martial law in America.