HOISINGTON - In a moving Veterans' Day Program, Hoisington Middle and High School Kays Club honored veterans past and present Monday morning.
Approximately 105 calls for service and 77 Officer initiated calls were received for the month of October.
ELLINWOOD - Celebrating the cool, crisp fall air and marking the beginning of the holiday season, Ellinwood will hold its annual Holiday Open Haus with events ranging from an art show to gift wrapping to retail sales. It will be held from noon to 4 p.m. today.
HOISINGTON - Hoisington High School's Family, Career and Community Leaders of America Club is promoting safety for teen drivers. Sept. 19 was the national day to sign up for "Don't text and drive."
ELLINWOOD - Three new novels in the Tiger's Curse series: "Tiger's Quest," "Tiger's Voyage" and "Tiger's Destiny," all by Colleen Houck. In "Tiger's Quest," Kelsey battles immortal sea monkeys, and treks the jungle of India, all and while falling in love in Ren, a 300-year-old prince. In "Tiger's Voyage," Kelsey must embark on another voyage, this time to find Durga's Black Pearl Necklace, and free her beloved Red from both the tiger's curse and his ...
Ellinwood City Council to hold special meeting ELLINWOOD - The Ellinwood City Council will hold a special meeting at 6 p.m. on Nov. 11. On the agenda is a study session. Ellinwood holiday trash schedule announced ELLINWOOD - There will be no trash pickup on Veteran's Day, Nov. 11 in Ellinwood. Trash will be picked up on Tuesday and Thursday on the east side and Wednesday and Friday on the west side.
HOISINGTON - USD 431 Board of Education approved the purchase of digital cameras for the district at its regular meeting on Monday.
Turkey dinner to be held HOISINGTON - The Hoisington Knights of Columbus will hold its annual turkey dinner at the Hoisington Knights of Columbus Hall, 114 N. Main from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Nov. 17. They will serve turkey, dressing potatoes and gravy, green beans rolls, drinks and dessert. The cost is $8 for adults, $4 for children ages 4 to 11, and free for children age 3 and under. Ellinwood Veteran's Day ...
ELLINWOOD -Celebrating its German Heritage, the Ellinwood Chamber of Commerce announces the inaugural Christkindlmarket, which will be held on Dec. 1. The event will include an afternoon of shopping, arts, crafts and food vendors. During the evening, guests can enjoy a traditional abenbrot dinner or evening meal, the lighting of the Community Christmas Tree, a living Nativity, St. Nicholas and Christmas Carols by local choirs.
There are two "morning songs" on my smart phone play list (isn't technology great?). They are "Morning has Broken" by Cat Stevens and "Touch the Morning" by Don Gibson. I am a morning person and am positive that it is the best part of the day.
ELLINWOOD - There are new books at the Ellinwood School/Community Library. They are: "I Am A Man" by Joe Starita. In 1877, Chief Standing Bear's Ponca Indian Tribe was forcibly removed from their lands in Nebraska and marched south to Indian Territory. A third of the tribe died on the harrowing march, including Chief Standing Bear's son. This book chronicles what happened when Standing Bear left the reservation to return his son's body to the ...
HOISINGTON - Shaping clay into birds, Lincoln School students and Hoisington High School students melded art with character education recently in a cross-curricular activity called "Caring."
CBH celebrates OR Team week and donors
ELLINWOOD - There are new books at the Ellinwood School/Community Library. They are:
ELLINWOOD - Dodge City Marshal Allen Bailey will perform during the inaugural Christkindlmarket, to be held Dec. 1 in Ellinwood. Bailey, along with his wife Cowgirl Janey will perform a variety of Cowboy and Christmas songs in a lively performance entitled, "A Cowboy Christmas."
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.