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Thanksgiving football games bring memories both good, bad

ARLINGTON, Texas - The NFL played six games on Thanksgiving in 1920. The holiday tradition apparently didn't settle in until 1934, the year the Detroit Lions were born.

November 27, 2013 | The Associated Press | AP Sports


Turkey Bowl set to kick off today

The fifth-annual Great Bend Storm Special Olympics Turkey Bowl kicks off today at 10 a.m.

November 27, 2013 | | Local Sports


TURKEY DAY PIGSKIN

Normally a grudge match for AFC North supremacy, Thanksgiving night's visit by the Steelers to Baltimore doesn't carry quite such a lofty air this year.

November 27, 2013 | By Barry Wilner AP Pro Football Writer | AP Sports


Mark Samuel Albert Stice 1977-2013

ARVADA, Colo. - Mark Samuel Albert Stice, 36, set out in mid-September to climb the Crestones, in Custer County, Colo., and never returned and has not yet been found.

November 27, 2013 | | Obituaries


Verla L. Hipp 1931-2013

SALINA - Verla L. Hipp, 82, died on Nov. 26, 2013 at Sterling House of Salina. Born Jan. 6, 1931, in Great Bend, she was the daughter of Frank Ernest and Helen (Schwartz) Ruble. On July 15, 1953 she married Robert F. Hipp in Great Bend. He died on Oct. 12, 1989. A lifelong resident of Great Bend, moving to Salina in 2009, she was employed for U.S.D. 428 as a Certified Food Service worker for 15 years, retiring in 1994. She was a gifted seamtress.

November 27, 2013 | | Obituaries


Rita Houdeshell 1941-2013

QUINTER - Rita Houdeshell, 72, of Quinter, died on Nov. 23, 2013 at Hays Medical Center. Born June 7, 1941, in Great Bend, she was the daughter of Harley J. and Helen (Strobel) Everett. She was a graduate of Radium High School. On March 4, 1963, Rita was united in marriage to Larry W. Houdeshell in Dodge City. She worked for many years and retired as a certified nurse's assistant at Gove County Hospital in Quinter.

November 27, 2013 | | Obituaries


Girl gives birthday gifts to zoo

Nine-year-old Haley McCormick recently surprised Brit Spaugh Zoo Director Scott Gregory with a donation for the zoo.

November 27, 2013 | | Local News


OTR for Nov. 28, 2013

Great Bend Police

November 27, 2013 | | On the Record


Judicial branch appoints public information director

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.

November 27, 2013 | | Business


State Librarian coming to Great Bend library

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.

November 27, 2013 | | News


GBRC on holiday hours

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.

November 27, 2013 | | Area Briefs


Celebrate Your Family

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.

November 27, 2013 | Donna Krug | Columnists


Radon – Is Your Home Raising Your Lung Cancer Risk?

Dear Editor,

November 27, 2013 | | Letters to the Editor


That could make an awkward family reunion

HOLLYWOOD - God bless America, and how's everybody?

November 27, 2013 | Argus Hamilton | Columnists


Trans Fat

November 27, 2013 | | Editorial Cartoons


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​Deines Center offers ceramic workshop

RUSSELL - The Deines Cultural Center in Russell is offering a ceramic workshop with hands-on instruction by Barbara Stevens, an artist and former head of Cloud ...

February 03, 2016 | | Local News


Karen Edith (Rusco) Baldwin 1940 - 2016

JUNCTION CITY – Karen Edith (Rusco) Baldwin, 76, passed away on Jan. 26, 2016, at Geary Community Hospital in Junction City.

February 03, 2016 | | Obituaries


Barton County experiencing email problems

If you tried to send an email to Barton County officials and got no response, you are not alone.

February 03, 2016 | | Local News


Huelskamp’s representative to visit Great Bend Feb. 11

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 ...

February 03, 2016 | | Local News


Heartland Cancer Center to sponsor health events

Great Bend's Heartland Cancer Center, 204 Cleveland St., will sponsor trio of health-related events in February.

February 03, 2016 | | Local News


LHS girls finish fourth at Pratt tournament

By BUDDY TABLER

February 03, 2016 | | Pawnee Co. News


LHS winter royalty

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 ...

February 03, 2016 | | Pawnee Co. News


Larned's Skelton signs with Friends for baseball

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 ...

February 03, 2016 | | Pawnee Co. News


OTR for February 3, 2016

Great Bend Fire/EMS

February 03, 2016 | | On the Record


Barton sweeps trio in Panther Duals at Neosho

The Barton men's wrestling team is making its case for the best in the Region VI. Oh yeah, the Cougars are only in their ...

February 03, 2016 | Mike Marzolf | Community College


A farmer’s creed

Think of farmers and ranchers and this old, often forgotten tribute comes to mind. It fits farmers like seed in the soil or ranchers like ...

February 03, 2016 | John Schlageck, Kansas Farm Bureau | Agriculture


FHSU Women’s Basketball among top teams in Central Region

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 ...

February 03, 2016 | | College


Thrilling finish gives Barton much needed win over Coffeyville

Picking the most exciting moment of the Barton men's basketball team's win over Coffeyville Monday night might be tough.

February 03, 2016 | Mike Marzolf | Community College


Bob Dole donates $20,000 to support Camp Hope

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 ...

February 03, 2016 | | Local News


Is Congress Declaring War on ISIS... Or On You?

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 ...

February 03, 2016 | Ron Paul | Columnists


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