Approximately 111 calls for service and 72 officer initiated calls were received for the month of September. Officers responded to seven medical/fire calls. Four arrests were made and three criminal summonses were served in the month of September.
here are new books at the Ellinwood Library. They are: "Inferno" by Dan Brown. Robert Langdon, Harvard professor of symbology, awakens in a hospital with a head wound and a strange macabre object in his belongings. Soon his world erupts into chaos, and he's on the run for his life. With the woman who cleverly saved his life, Langdon discovers a network of hidden passageways and ancient secrets, and a terrifying new scientific paradigm. "Flight ...
BUSHTON - The USD 112 School Board met at its regular meeting on Monday. Adams, Brown, Beran and Ball presented its audit report.
ODIN - There will be a Hunter Safety class offered at the Odin Store meeting room beginning at 7 p.m. on Oct. 22.
The city of Hoisington has received notification they have received an additional $200,000 in grant funds for street repair from the Kansas Department of Transportation.
Hoisington Middle School had eight students selected to perform in the District Middle School honor band on Saturday, Nov. 9 in Dodge City.
HOISINGTON - Hoisington High School debaters Shannon Manka and Brandy Bodine went 3-1 and placed fourth out of 18 teams and received medals recently at the Central Kansas League Debate Tournament held at Sterling College. They defeated teams from Halstead, Kingman, and Pratt. They lost to a Nickerson team.
HOISINGTON - As a part of Spirit Week last week and after hearing a presentation from Kans for Kids, Hoisington High School students collected aluminum cans for Kans for Kids and food for the Hoisington Food Bank.
Kammeron Haggerty, 16, of Holyrood died Saturday in a farming related accident. According to the Ellsworth County Sheriff's office, they received a call at 6:56 p.m. Oct. 12 that there was an tractor running in unattended in rural Ellsworth County. Officer's responded, and at 7:15 p.m. found they the body over a mile from the tractor. "It appears to be a farming related accident," said Tracy Ploutz, Ellsworth County Sheriff. "Everything points to a farming ...
BUSHTON - Central Plains Middle School would like to recognize Avery Hurley and Dalton Beck as the October Students of the Month.
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.
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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?