By Jim Misunas
Most of Barton County has received about six inches of rain the past two weeks. But the county escaped flash flooding problems that affected nearby Rice and McPherson counties Monday.
There was running, walking, driving, biking and motorcycling - and a little bit of fighting at Jack Kilby Square.
While other similar-sized and larger Kansas cities have seen their bond rating lowered, the city of Great Bend has received confirmation of its sound fiscal practices.
Most accidents are preventable.
It was the worst day of his life.
BARTON COUNTY - Two Barton County residents died Monday night in an oilfield accident at a rural saltwater disposal lease.
CHASE - Sam Padgett always admired car collector Bob Bethell. He respected him so much that Padgett is coordinating the first Bob Bethell Memorial Car Show Aug. 24 in Alden.
By Jim Misunas
By David K. Clapsaddle
An Independence Day celebration has been properly scheduled for 16 Great Bend neighborhoods, according to Great Bend officials.
STAFFORD - A Reno County man is hospitalized in serious condition and a stabbing suspect faces pending charges of aggravated battery with a deadly weapon.
Larry Klusener was searching for Ford Model A parts when he stumbled on a homeowner wanting to unload some old license plates.
ALDEN - Vintage cars collected by the late Rep. Bob Bethell will be auctioned at 10 a.m. Saturday in a sale coordinated by Carr Auction of Larned. Rep. Bethell represented the 113th District for 13 years and died in a car accident May 20, 2012 upon returning home from a legislative session.
The Golden Belt Humane Society's Animal Rescue Operation is more than halfway home.
The selection committee of the initial College Football Playoff had a daunting task.
GENE KEADY CLASSIC
Co-league champion Hoisington High earned eight first-team honors and Larned High featured four first-team selections for the Central Kansas League football team. Hosington and Kingman tied for the CKL West Division title.