Hiring of personnel is on the agenda for the next Barton Community College Board of Trustees meeting, set for 4 p.m. Thursday in room F-30 of the Fine Arts Building. Other items on the agenda include a monitoring report on the strategic plan, and a presentation of the college's new accreditation format.
The 40th Annual Adam's Apple Festival will take place this Saturday in Lucas. Events include a Color Me Happy 5K Run at 8:30 a.m. (registration begins at 7:30); craft booths on Main Street starting at 9 a.m.; parade at 10:30 a.m. and barbecue at noon at the City Park.
OMAHA, Neb. - Gloria Grace VanSkike, infant daughter of Joshua and Lisa (Jones) VanSkike of Minden, Neb., entered this life on Aug. 16, and went home to rest in the arms of Jesus on Aug. 17, at the University of Nebraska Medical Center in Omaha, Neb.
Lewellen Amusements is set to be in Hoisington from 6 p.m. - midnight Friday, Saturday and Sunday, Aug. 30 - Sept. 1, and after the 117th Annual Labor Day Parade on Monday, Sept. 2. The carnival will be located in downtown Hoisington.
CLAFLIN - The public hearing for the 2014 budget for the Claflin City Council was held on Aug. 12. The mill levy decreased for 2014. These are the unofficial minutes of this meeting and the regular city council.
On May 11, 2013, Indian President Pranab Mukherhee said "The future prosperity of India in the new knowledge economy will increasingly depend on its ability to generate new ideas, processes and solutions." He was right not just about India, but indeed about the whole world; we need strong incentives to innovate, invent, and create - and that must include meaningful legal protections for the products of invention and creation. Unfortunately, despite the rhetoric, India has been moving sharply against protecting intellectual property rights, with serious repercussions for companies that want to invest in India and by implication for global innovation and ...
It's time to address the burning question singeing the lips of every American this summer: What will happen to Bryan Cranston's pork pie hat after "Breaking Bad" ends its run? Okay, maybe that's No. 2. The big one is who's going to be the Democratic presidential candidate in November of 2016? Thirty-eight months and counting.
HOISINGTON - Current data suggests that less than 35 percent of people with Alzheimer's disease or other dementia have a diagnosis of the condition in their medical record. Clara Barton Hospital and Country Place Senior Living will present information about this disease later this month.