LAKE WAUKOMIS, Mo. - Joyce Josephine "JoJo" Steiner McBroom, 71, passed away peacefully on Sept. 27, 2015, at St. Luke's Hospice House in Kansas City, after several wonderful weeks at home with Ronnie and visiting with family and friends during her illness. JoJo was born May 10, 1944, and was raised in Hoisington. She followed her dreams to Chicago to work for her beloved TWA Airlines and as a dance instructor for Fred Astaire. Although away from home, she treasured her Hoisington classmates. JoJo retired from TWA/AA in Kansas City after 42 years. For those lucky enough to know ...
Be Well Barton County is sponsoring a series of Bicycle and Pedestrian Planning Workshops to help develop a new Bicycle and Pedestrian Master Plan. The next workshop is from 6-8 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 29, at the Great Bend Chamber of Commerce office, 1125 Williams St.
The Great Bend High School Marching Panther Band received three "I" ratings on its performance at the Bretz-Young Law Arena at the Kansas State Fair on Wednesday, Sept. 16. Selections performed were Malaguena and El Gato Triste. Fifty bands competed in downtown and fairground marching. The band will also perform at the GBHS Homecoming Parade and halftime which will feature the marching show, "Latin Heat." Band and orchestra students are also selling tickets for the annual Homecoming Chili Supper on Friday, Oct. 2.
KANSAS CITY- Chris Young pitched five innings of no-hit ball in his first start since July 28 and the Royals pecked away with run-scoring hits from Eric Hosmer and Alex Gordon for a 3-0 victory over the Indians on Sunday at Kauffman Stadium.
September 28, 2015|