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Take me out to the ball game-the old ball game”

Join us at Barton County Historical Village at 6 p.m. on July 25. Come and see how the game used to be played. Peanuts, popcorn, and hotdogs will be available. Frederick Krebs, courtesy of the Kansas Humanities Council will present a program at 7:30 p.m. entitled "Root Root Root For The Home Team: Community Baseball and the American Dream".

July 17, 2011 | | Area Briefs


USD 428 substitute teachers meeting

USD 428 is hosting a meeting for substitute teachers at 9 a.m. Wednesday at the District Education Center, 201 S. Patton Road.

July 17, 2011 | | Area Briefs


Pickin’ at the Deines

The monthly jam session/pot luck regularly held at the Deines Cultural Center will be held this Sunday, at 820 N. Main in Russell.

July 13, 2011 | | Area Briefs


Heartland Cancer Center Support Group to meet Tuesday

Heartland Cancer Center's monthly Cancer Support Group will meet at 2 p.m. Tuesday, July 19, at the center, 204 Cleveland St., Great Bend. This will be a sharing meeting.

July 12, 2011 | | Area Briefs


Chamber Coffee

This week's Chamber of Commerce Coffee will be hosted by Johnson Electric, 2212 10th Street, at 9:30 a.m., Thursday. Ambassador in charge will be Scott Donovan with greeters Aleene Owens and Lana Dietz. Coffee, doughnuts and door prizes will be available.

July 12, 2011 | | Area Briefs


Huelskamp announces Kansas schedule

Congressman Tim Huelskamp said he plans to visit Barton County and other central Kansas counties before the end of the month.

July 11, 2011 | | Area Briefs


Central Prairie RC&D open house

Central Prairie Resource Conservation and Development (RC&D), Council and Honor Flights will hold an open house on July 14 in their new offices located at 1916 16th Street, in Great Bend. Refreshments will be serviced from 3 to 5 p.m. with a council meeting at 6:30 p.m.

July 10, 2011 | | Area Briefs


Items, animals found on county roads

Area law enforcement officers routinely receive reports of animals that have strayed into county roads, or of objects that are impeding traffic. On Thursday, the Barton County Sheriff's Office made sure bales were moved off the 600 block of North U.S. 281, around 10:30 a.m., and checked on a report of about a dozen goats in a ditch in the 400 block of NW 70 Ave. over the noon hour.

July 09, 2011 | | Area Briefs


GBRC board to hold budget hearing Monday

Holding a public hearing for the 2011-12 budget is on the agenda Monday for the Great Bend Recreation Commission Board of Directors. The board will meet at 4 p.m. at the Carl Soden Recreation Center, 1214 Stone St. Also on the agenda is the appointment of the board treasurer, and information about co-ed softball rules.

July 09, 2011 | | Area Briefs


City Youth Academy continues Friday

If you see local youths being hauled around on Friday in police cars or in the back of ambulances, it is not because they are in trouble with the law or injured in an accident. Approximately 70 seventh and eighth graders are participating in the annual City of Great Bend Youth Academy.

July 07, 2011 | | Area Briefs


2011-12 USD 428 Activities Calendar

The 2011-12 USD 428 activities calendar is now available on line.

July 06, 2011 | | Area Briefs


Sen. Jerry Moran cancels Stafford visit

STAFFORD - U.S. Senator Jerry Moran (Rep-KS) has canceled a planned trip to Stafford Friday. The recess was cancelled and the Senate was called back in session so he will be in Washington, D.C. However, they do plan on rescheduling in Stafford although a time is not yet set.

July 06, 2011 | | Area Briefs


Chamber Coffee

This week's Chamber of Commerce Coffee will be hosted by Dr. Mark Judd, O.D., 1701 K-96 Highway, at 9:30 a.m., Thursday. Ambassador in charge will be John Sullivan with greeters Ron Koelsch and Shawn Panzer. Coffee, doughnuts and door prizes will be available.

July 06, 2011 | | Area Briefs


Program offers help for older job seekers

A free program, "Employers and Job Seekers Ages 55 and Older," will be offered at 1 p.m. Thursday at the Great Bend Senior Center, 2005 Kansas Ave.

July 05, 2011 | | Area Briefs


BCC trustees schedule retreat

The Barton Community College Board of Trustees will hold a retreat from 4:30-7:30 p.m. Wednesday and from 8:30-11:30 a.m. Thursday in room A-113 of the Administration Building on campus. The purposes of the retreat are to review college policies and service operations, development of the fiscal year 2012 budget development and strategic planning. Although all board meetings are open to the public, no action will be taken.

July 01, 2011 | | Area Briefs


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