"Born Standing Up" by Steve Martin. In the midseventies, Steve Martin exploded onto the comedy scene, becoming the biggest concert draw in the history of stand-up. This is his entertaining and insightful biography, taking the reader from his early years working at Disneyland to his transformation to cult status.
HOISINGTON - Providing more than food, the Friendship Meals program in Hoisington, which have been served in town since the 1980s, has moved to a new location at the Scout House, 419 E. Third St.
KOC to hold breakfast feed ELLINWOOD - The Ellinwood Knights of Columbus will hold a pancake and sausage breakfast from 8 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. on Oct. 10 at the St. Joseph Parish Center, 110, W. 2nd in Ellinwood. A free will donation will be accepted. Proceeds will benefit people with Intellectual Disabilities. Sausage will be available for sale. To order sausage in advance contact Jerome Huslig at 620-564-3318. ...
ELLINWOOD -Ellinwood High School debaters fared well in two meets held on Saturday. Sophomores Connor Birzer and Jenna Snell won Sterling High School's junior-varsity tournament, placing first out of more than 30 pairs from 11 different schools. Hannah Maddy and Megan Orndoff also represented Ellinwood at the Sterling meet.
There is an old saying "all good things must come to an end." That is exactly what happened to the one-room schools in Kansas when the children ran out the door for the last time. Emotions trailed after them as people in these communities mourned the loss of their tiny schools.
undraiser to be held as Kasselman farm Kasselman Farms, 1017 NE 100 Rd., will hold its 5th annual Kans for Kids Fall Fun Festival fundraiser from 1 to 5 p.m. on Oct. 3. This event was created by Kylee Kasselman, 12, Claflin, for her 8th birthday. It has grown tremendously over the past five years. "What a generous and unselfish act for a child and her family to do each year ...
The Ellinwood Knights of Columbus are having a pancake and sausage breakfast on Oct. 10 from 8 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at st. Joseph Parish Center, 110 W. 2nd. A free will donation will be accepted.
HOISINGTON -The Hoisington Annual Christmas Lighting is scheduled for Friday after Thanksgiving 5:30 p.m. at the Hoisington Chamber of Commerce 123 N. Main.
Editor's note: The following stories are taken from Amy Metro's class "How to cook a turkey"
BUSHTON - Central Plains Middle School students recently wrote an essay on "What Patriotism Means to Me?" as part of the Veterans of Foreign Wars' Patriots Pen essay contest.
ELLINWOOD - The newly formed Ellinwood Recreation Commission will meet at 7 p.m. on Nov. 26 in a special meeting at the Farmers Mutual Insurance office, 16 N. Main, to discuss a youth basketball league being organized by Hoisington Rec.
Jeanetta M. Brownlee, obstruct legal process, fine $50, court costs $110
Helen Hickel, fail to yield, court costs $55.50
KOC to hold breakfast buffet
ELLINWOOD -"The 5th Wave" by Rick Yancey. When waves of beings who only look human overrun the earth, the Earth's last survivors have scattered to stay alive. When Cassie meets Evan Walker, he may be her only hope for rescuing her brother, or even saving herself. But can she trust a stranger in this dangerous world?