"DEAR COLUMNIST: I am 13 years old and in the 8th grade.
The final link between Heartland Cancer Center (HCC) and the University of Kansas Cancer Center has been connected.
This week's Chamber of Commerce Coffee will be hosted by Sterling House at 1206 Patton Road, at 9:30 a.m., Thursday. Ambassador in charge will be AJ Chrest with greeters Karmi Green and Lynda Jamison. Coffee, doughnuts and door prizes will be available.
C & V Home Improvement was selected as one of 11 employers from across the state of Kansas to receive the Above and Beyond Award. The award was presented by the United States Department of Defense's Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve program which recognizes employers "for outstanding service and continued support to the national defense".
Cloud County Community College's Concordia Campus is hosting Senior Preview Day on Oct. 18th. The theme will be "We have an app for that!" as CCCC takes the opportunity to present all that the college has to offer to seniors. Check-in for the event will begin at 8:45 a.m., and the day will conclude at 12:30 p.m. with a complimentary lunch.
A Kansas State University bilingual and bicultural education program has received national recognition for its success in supporting Latino students as they earn higher education degrees.
Frank and Tara (Romme) Steiner announce the birth of their daughter, Alexa Marie Steiner, on Sept. 19 in Kansas City, Mo. She weighed 7 lbs. 15 oz. and was 21 in. long.
GREAT BEND - Linda A. Renfro, 65, died Oct. 9, 2012 at Hutchinson Regional Medical Center.
Friday, July 20
Bottoms Up Outdoor Showcase, noon to 9 p.m. June 15, 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. June 16, and 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. June 17 at Great Bend Expo Complex, 455 W. Barton County Road: