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.
Seth Orebaugh said he can't ever recall more dogs being kept inside at a residence.
What started as a hobby and fascination with golf discs has transformed into a dream job for Great Bend native Jeremy Rusco.
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.
ST. JOHN 86,
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.
LARNED 47, NICKERSON 33
LARNED 58, NICKERSON 26
CENTRAL PLAINS 70, NESS CITY 42
ST. JOHN 80, KIOWA COUNTY 24
BY JIM MISUNAS