SALINA - United Methodists will cover Salina this afternoon with willing hands to serve in dozens of local agencies and participate in the Day of Service. There will be a variety of volunteer opportunities to accommodate every age and ability, said Kathryn Witte, communications/marketing director for the Nebraska United Methodist Conference.
HOISINGTON - In 1941, several believers in Hoisington organized a Bible class called the Hoisington Bible School. Every Sunday afternoon this group of 10 to 15 people met for service. In 1942, the church began to flourish and the name Hoisington Bible School was changed to Hoisington Bible Church (HBC). Eventually the need to incorporate led the church to file appropriate papers with the state of Kansas on Aug. 26, 1943.
KANSAS CITY, Mo. - Conor Gillaspie homered leading off the 12th inning Thursday night, lifting the Chicago White Sox to a 4-3 victory over the Royals and their first three-game sweep in Kansas City since 2005.
Crime Stoppers is seeking information about a vehicular burglary that occurred sometime between Aug. 1 and 17 in Great Bend. According to Police Chief Dean Akings, someone broke into a black 2008 Ford F-150 pickup at 3119 25th St., and removed a handgun and binoculars with a combined value of $3,838. "Removed was a Kimber Pro Tactical 2, .45 caliper handgun, serial #KR140900, olive in color with a black slide and with checkerboard grips, and a Swarowski 12 x 50 binocular with strap," Akings said. "If you have information about this crime, please call Crime Stoppers at 792-1300 or ...
After reaching the NJCAA Region VI Championship match last season, the Barton Community College volleyball team was picked to finish fourth this season in the recently released Kansas Jayhawk Community College Conference coaches poll.
GREEN BAY, Wis. - Packers safety M.D. Jennings stood in front of his locker and patiently answered every question about the final play in last year's Seahawks game. Yes, that one, with the replacement referees and Golden Tate's disputed touchdown.
The typical educational journey often starts with a student earning a community college degree and then moving on to a four-year institution. Now Barton Community College and Kansas State University have made it easier for students to transfer credits in the opposite direction, college officials announced.
KANSAS CITY, Mo. - Quarterback Alex Smith might as well have been playing Paul Newman's part from the seminal 1967 film "Cool Hand Luke" after the Kansas City Chiefs struggled in a preseason loss to San Francisco.
August 22, 2013|
The Associated Press