LARNED -- When local architect Tim Schaller was asked to donate his skill with plans for a proposed Splash Pad at Doerr-Vernon Park, he said 'Yes.'
LARNED - Larned Mayor Robert Pivonka retained his seat Tuesday after a challenge from Lee Hockett. Pivonka received 361 votes and Hockett had 214 votes.
LARNED - Friday's renovation work at Doerr-Vernon Park was the epitome of a learning exercise.
LARNED - Can you hear me now?
LARNED - Larned Pride organized two years ago, a collaboration with the Kansas State Research and Extension and the Kansas Department of Commerce.
ST. JOHN - St. John-Hudson Superintendent James Kenworthy has cast a consolidation line out to two neighboring Stafford County school districts, but the strategy has yielded no "bites" yet. St. John's recent school board minutes indicated Kenworthy would contact a neighboring district to explore the possibility of future consolidation.
LARNED - The Larned State Hospital Endowment Association will sponsor an Everything $6 fundraising jewelry and accessories sale from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Monday and from 7 a.m. to 3 p.m. Tuesday, April 5.
STAFFORD - The Stafford County Commissioners met March 14 for a regular meeting at the Stafford County Courthouse. The following are unapproved minutes.
LARNED - The Pawnee County Commission met March 21 in regular session. The following are approved minutes from the commission clerk Ruth Searight.
LARNED - A representative from the third prospective banking group made a final sales pitch to the Pawnee County Commissioners Monday.
PAWNEE COUNTY - A female suspect will face a variety of traffic charges after she was treated and released for injuries sustained after a high-speed chase that covered 40 miles and crossed four counties Sunday morning.
STAFFORD - The Stafford County clerk has finalized the ballot for the April 5 general election. Polling places are the St. John I.O.F. Lodge, the Stafford Senior Center and the Macksville Christian Church.
ST. JOHN - The St. John-Hudson USD 350 board of education met March 7. The following are unapproved minutes.
LARNED - Ruth M. Searight, Pawnee County Clerk and Election Officer, has certified that the following people will appear on the official ballot to be voted at the General Election to be held on Tuesday, April 5, 2011.
LARNED -- The Larned/Pawnee County Airport has received preliminary approval for $2.2 million in runway reconstruction from the Federal Aviation Association after a preliminary design study indicated repair is needed.
RUSSELL - Larned's boys held a nine-point lead and were two minutes away from their first state basketball appearance since 1994. The Indians lost a 3-point lead in the first overtime and a 4-point lead in the second overtime.
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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Thursday, March 6
BELLEVUE, Tenn. - Belmont University student Katie Keast, a Larned native, delivered an inspirational message during a Memorial Service for the Mull and Harter families Saturday night.
BELLEVUE, Tenn. - The preliminary investigation conducted by the National Transportation Safety Board indicated the plane crash that killed four Kansans crashed nine miles from the John C. Tune Airport in Nashville.
SALINA - Larned High School senior Kaiden Reed finished a 35-14 season with a 2-2 record in the Class 4A State Wrestling Championship.
WICHITA - Two weather systems are expected to impact south central Kansas Friday through Sunday.
Larned's High's Kaiden Reed is his school's lone representative at the Class 4A state wrestling championship at Salina. Reed drew a defending state champion in his first match.
By Jim Misunas
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