ELLINWOOD -Packing for vacation? Don't forget to stop by the Ellinwood Library and pick up some audio books to take on the trip. Traveling goes faster with a good story!
Each year the Kansas Preservation Alliance, Inc. recognizes exemplary efforts in historic preservation across the state of Kansas. The 2014 Awards for Excellence were presented May 9 at the Old Supreme Court in the Kansas Statehouse in Topeka. The restoration of the State Capitol building was recipient of first place. Second place went to Manweiler Chevrolet of Hoisington.
HOISINGTON - By con census, the Hoisington City Council chose to disallow chickens in the city limits at its regular second meeting of the month, held on Tuesday because of Memorial Day.
ELLINWOOD - Those 26-book encyclopedias and heavy dictionaries, once highly valued, have pass their expiration date in the Information Age as users find the Internet more convienient and up-to-date. Along with damaged books or books with out-of-date information, they are being repurposed as arts and craft items for decorating.
ELLINWOOD - The Ellinwood Rotary Club in cooperation with the Ellinwood Chamber of Commerce is in the process of organizing the After Harvest Festival parade held at 10 a.m. on Saturday, July 19. Line-up will begin at 9 a.m. on Park Street on the west edge of Ellinwood.
ELLINWOOD -At its most recent meeting, the USD 355 Board of Education approved hiring several employees for 2014-15. They were: Sheri Holmes, director of Library and Media Services; Kyla Smith, vocal music instructor; Shatlyn Marshall, 4th grade teacher; and Russell Schadel, grade school custodian.
Beginning Tuesday, May 27, K-14 starting at the K-14/K-156 junction, south of the city of Ellsworth, south to the K-14/K-4 junction will be under construction.
The Hoisington Middle School has released the Honor Roll for the 4th nine weeks.
HOISINGTON - Clara Barton Hospital Foundation will "Race to the Finish" with its 21st Annual Benefit – Golf Tournament, Dinner and Auction, Friday, June 13 to support its Therapy Services and Laundry Expansion project, currently under construction in Hoisington.
HOISINGTON - On a topic that has ruffled feathers in Hoisington, chickens will be on the agenda for the 7:30 p.m. May 27 City Council meeting.
Trash pickup for holiday set
Shelly Maynard, no current proof of insurance, dismissed - proof shown
ELLINWOOD - Students are not the only people who get to attend camp this summer. Fourteen teachers from Ellinwood School District attended "Ed Camp" on Tuesday.