For the Central Plains High School girls and St. John-Hudson boys, it was truly a family affair after they swept state basketball championships in Manhattan Saturday.
STAFFORD - Arson is suspected as the probable cause of a fire that destroyed the vacant Stafford High School building, owned by a Texan.
MANHATTAN – Taylor Rolfs was Central Plains High School's second option after standout Reagan Phelan was defended.
MANHATTAN – St. John-Hudson's 6-foot-8 Dean Wade drew two quick fouls and the Plainville Cardinals were raining 3-pointers for a 24-17 lead.
MANHATTAN – "Take it to him," shouted the Olpe fan.
MANHATTAN – Central Plains High School senior Breanna Holmes is living the dream.
MANHATTAN - St. John-Hudson High School's Jacob Milton drove hard to the basket and dished a perfect throwback pass to teammate Triston Long.
EMPORIA - The Valley Heights High School boys' basketball team outscored Macksville 34-27 in the fourth period to pull away for a 67-51 quarterfinal victory Wednesday in the Class 1A Division-I State Basketball Tournament.â€¨However, by the time the Mustangs got their fast pace going, it was too late.
Great Bend's Allen Winder spent his holidays in Innsbruck, Austria.
By Jim Misunas
BURRTON - Macksville High School's girls have earned a reputation as the ultimate underdog after back-to-back upset basketball victories.
The E Target Acquisition Battery of the Kansas National Guard rolled out the welcome mat Saturday.
BURRTON - Macksville High School's head boys' basketball coach Jeff Kuckelman was fine when LaCrosse trapped and double teamed scoring-leader Tanner Tranbarger.
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Delaying vaccines is a waste of time and could be dangerous to your children. And no, foreigners are not bringing most measles cases into the U.S.
PRATT - Two Larned High wrestlers came within one victory of qualifying for the Class 4A state wrestling tournament at Salina. Larned's Hunter Fitzpatrick (106) and Jeremiah Slattery (182) advanced to the consolation finals at the Pratt wrestling regional before losing.
Great Bend Chamber of Commerce and Economic Development leaders want to give members every advantage to being a Chamber member.
LIBERAL - Liberal battled past pesky Great Bend by outscoring the Panthers down the stretch for a 45-40 Western Athletic Conference victory.
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by JIM MISUNAS
By JIM MISUNAS
Eagle Med began airlifting injured people from Great Bend Regional Hospital to Wichita following a two-vehicle accident south of Great Bend on U.S. 281.