KANSAS CITY, Mo. - James Shields kept the Indians off balance for six innings, Salvador Perez led a scrappy Kansas City offense and the Royals pounded Cleveland 7-1 on Monday night to open a three-game set with significant playoff implications.
RUSSELL - Continuing to play a consistent, sometimes overpowering, brand of volleyball, Great Bend High School improved to 8-1 on the season after sweeping a pair of non-conference road matches on Monday night.
Great Bend Community Coordinator Christina Hayes offered her monthly report to the City Council Monday night. It was a full report, highlighted by the on-going Melting Pot Month featuring several diverse activities.
OGALLAH - Richard D. "Bandit" Owen, 67, died Sept. 14, at his home. Born Feb. 24, 1946, in Monahans, Texas, he was the son of William Thomas and Catherine (McNett) Owen. On June 23, 1973, he married Beverly Combs, in Conroe, Texas. She passed away April 1, 2008. On Aug. 15, 2009, Richard married Clarese Mong, in Ogallah. She survives. Richard was a welder and truck driver.
HOISINGTON - At its meeting on Monday, the Hoisington City Council approved a lease with "The Long Drive" driving range for property located south of the city. It will be owned by Mark and Kristi Lovett.
September 16, 2013|
|Barton Co. News
OFFERLE - Dennis Dean Herrman, 50, died Saturday, September 14, at Wesley Medical Center in Wichita. Born Nov. 16, 1962 in Great Bend, he was the son of Georgiana Herrman and the late Francis A. Herrman.
ARANSAS PASS, Texas - Opal Georgia McCutchan, 94, died Sept. 14th. Born on March 14, 1919 in Minneapolis, she was the daughter of Roy Bryne Messex and Grace Travis Messex. She was a resident of the area since 1957.
For 11 years, the Barton County Sheriff's Office Reserve has held Kids' Camp at the Barton County Sheriff's Office Range and Training Facility. On Sept. 14, kids ages 8-14 arrived early for a day of positive interaction with law enforcement and emergency service personnel.