MANHATTAN - Quinton Elliott from Great Bend is among 40 members selected by Kansas State University's Silver Key, a sophomore leadership honor society that emphasizes community service, for the 2017-2018 academic year.
BOLIVAR, Mo. - Southwest Baptist University has released its Fall 2016 honor roll lists. To be listed on the semester's honor roll, students must carry at least 12 hours of college work at Southwest Baptist University and earn at least a B (3.00 GPA), with no grade below C. The President's List requires a GPA of 3.70-3.84, and the Deans' List requires a GPA of 3.50-3.69.
WICHITA - The 14th Highlander Reunion and Car Show will be held on April 29 at The Candle Club, 13th and Woodlawn in Wichita. The car show will be held from 1-4 p.m. in the Prairie Village parking lot. Admission and entry are free. Dinner and a short program will be held from 6:30-10:30 p.m. at The Candle Club. Dinner is by reservation.
A Veterans Service Representative from the Kansas Commission on Veterans' Affairs will be at the Great Bend Kansas Works Center at 1025 Main Street from 9:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Thursday, April 6, to assist veterans and their families in applying for VA benefits. Area veterans are encouraged to inquire and see if their health condition is linked to their time in service. The Kansas Commission on Veterans' Affairs is a state agency that provides free assistance to veterans and their families with veterans' benefits. Call 785-625-8532 for more information.
This week's column starts tackling the macronutrients. But first, last week saw significant rains for most of the state of Kansas. As of Thursday much of the area had received between 1.5 to well over 3 inches of precipitation with some areas of the state considerably more. Does this make the wheat crop? Of course not but it significantly improves wheat conditions which were starting to deteriorate. And this should be extremely beneficial for pasture and alfalfa conditions and help the corn crop to get off to a good start. If the weather stays seasonable, this moisture gets ...
Coldwell Banker Sell Real Estate announces the appointment of Jessica Milsap as a full-time sales associate. Prior to joining Coldwell Banker Sell Real Estate, Milsap met the Kansas real estate licensing requirements and completed the comprehensive Coldwell Banker training program.
Dianne Morse, with Coldwell Banker Sell Real Estate, has qualified to join the company's International President's Circle. This prestigious membership has been awarded to the top 17 percent of the approximately 85,000 sales associates worldwide in the Coldwell Banker system.
"What's for supper?" is the question asked nearly every day. Busy families may want to take note and get registered for a class led by a couple of my Extension colleagues on April 20th. The workshop, "Freezer Meals from the Meat Case" will be held from 5:30-7:30 p.m. on Thursday, April 20, at the Great Bend Recreation Burnside room located at 1214 Stone St.
MANHATTAN, Kan. – Twenty Kansas State University students recently were selected to serve on Student Alumni Board, a group of approximately 40 students who promote and serve the university and the K-State Alumni Association. SAB works to enhance the K-State experience by creating a link between the Alumni Association and past, present and future students. Additionally, SAB was recognized with two awards at the Council for Advancement and Support of Education – Affiliated Student Advancement Programs' District VI conference in March.
If you were watching cable news over the weekend, you might have been tempted to think that, with the defeat-for-now of healthcare reform, President Donald Trump's presidency was seriously on the rocks.
Braxton Donovan was selected the winner of The Sons of the Plains chapter of the Sons of the American Revolution chapter's Knight Essay Contest. Braxton Donovan is a sophomore at Hoisington High School and student of Marion Oborny. He is the son of Shannon and Sherri Donovan of Hoisington.