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USD 112 teachers, administrators attend conference

HOLYROOD - USD 112 teachers and administrators attended the Jostens Renaissance conference in Anaheim, Calif. to inspire students and staff to build a positive school atmosphere, generate school pride and promote education and attendance during their break this summer.

August 18, 2011 | Karen LaPierre | Barton Co. News

Wichita TSA visits Hoisington to see progress on 9/11 Memorials

HOISINGTON - Made out of stainless steel and the I-beam from the World Trade Center, the 9/11 Memorials by B & B Metalarts were on display in Hoisington on Thursday.

August 17, 2011 | Karen LaPierre | News

Transportation Security Administration to visit Bitter studio

HOISINGTON - The studio of Hoisington metal artists Bruce and Brent Bitter will be a busy place today when a representative from the Transportation Security Administration will be present to highlight the progress on the World Trade Center memorials that will be displayed at various Kansas airports.

August 16, 2011 | Karen LaPierre | News

USD 112 to begin wind energy program

HOLYROOD - USD 112 Central Plains school district will begin a new wind energy program for their students to allow for education and some electrical generation.

August 16, 2011 | Karen LaPierre | Barton Co. News

Clyde trades bright lights of Calif. for a home on the prairie

With a barnyard full of animals, retired couple Billie and Robert Bonomo enjoy the quiet life in northern Barton County after having lived in many areas around the country.

August 12, 2011 | Karen LaPierre | News

‘Meet and greet’ meets in Great Bend

The Kansas Department of Wildlife, Parks and Tourism Commission met Thursday in Barton County, and area dignitaries joined with them in a "meet and greet" session over the noon hour.

August 11, 2011 | Karen LaPierre | News

City of Ellinwood meets

ELLINWOOD - At its regular monthly meeting, the Ellinwood City Council held a public hearing on the 2012 budget and approved it.

August 11, 2011 | Karen LaPierre | Barton Co. News

Business considers moving to Hoisington and occupying the former Duckwall building

HOISINGTON - The Hoisington City Council heard good news last night when the Hoisington Community Development Corporation announced that they had a home and farm business considering opening a location in Hoisington in the old Duckwall store. It would create six new jobs for Hoisington.

August 09, 2011 | Karen LaPierre | Barton Co. News

Two for twins

August 09, 2011 | Karen LaPierre | Barton Co. News

Hoisington hopes to become E-Community

HOISINGTON - The City of Hoisington is applying to become designated as an E-Community. When a community becomes designated as an E-Community, their donors help them to create a $125,000 in 75% Entrepreneurship Tax Credits.

August 09, 2011 | Karen LaPierre | Barton Co. News

Donation scam targeting Kans for Kids

HOISINGTON -Kans for Kids Fighting Cancer Foundation reports that an unidentified male has, over the past two weeks, been making phone calls to individuals seeking donations for Kans for Kids.

August 09, 2011 | Karen LaPierre | News

Ellinwood City Council to meet

ELLINWOOD - The Ellinwood City Council will meet at 7 p.m. on Aug. 9 at the Ellinwood city offices.

August 08, 2011 | Karen LaPierre | Barton Co. News

Hoisington Briefs

Church holds VBS

July 29, 2011 | Karen LaPierre | Barton Co. News

Veg-out with vegetables class held

HOISINGTON - Barton County Extension Agent Donna Krug and Rena Barrett held a class in Hoisington on new ways to cook fresh vegetables.

July 28, 2011 | Karen LaPierre | Barton Co. News

City of Lorraine raises funds for new fire station

LORRAINE - There will be a hog feed and street dance starting at 6 p.m. on Aug. 6 in Lorraine on Main Street to raise money for a new fire station. The band will be "The Classics, and the cost is a free will donation.

July 28, 2011 | Karen LaPierre | Barton Co. News

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