The numbers paint a sobering picture of families in Kansas and around the nation. Twenty percent of the Kansas population have been victims of domestic violence. One in five women and one in seven men.
Learning about what can prevent fires in a home or business is very important, and teaching children about fire prevention is even more so. This is what the Great Bend Fire Department did on Wednesday at Jefferson Elementary School.
Six year old Adain Smith of Andover, 9 year old Von Woleslagel of Hutchinson and 11 year old Natalie Williams of Great Bend are the south central Kansas winners in the 2016 Put the Brakes on Fatalities Day poster contest.
It is one of sports longest remaining curses. The Curse of the Billy Goat. It ranked with the Curse of the Bambino for the longest time. That Babe Ruth curse, though, was broken by the Boston Red Sox in 2004. That leaves the Curse of the Billy Goat.
October 12, 2016|
Special to the Tribune
HOISINGTON – Hoisington tailback Hunter Hanzlick rushed for four touchdowns and gained 154 yards to spark the Cardinals past Nickerson 64-8 in a Central Kansas League rout Friday night. The Cardinals (6-0, 4-0 CKL) rushed for 332 yards.
GOESSEL - Ellinwood nearly rallied from a 50-28 deficit against Goessel, only to lose another heartbreaker 50-48 Friday when a 2-point attempt failed with 10:46 left in the 8-man football game. The Eagles scored three touchdowns, but failed on a 2-point attempt to tie.