ELLINWOOD -The Ellinwood Middle School and High School Bands will be holding the annual Chicken Noodle Dinner on Sunday, Feb.9, in the Ellinwood High School Commons Area. Enter through the main entrance at 300 N. Schiller or from the parking lot on the west side of the building. The dinner will be served from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.
ELLINWOOD - Ellinwood Grade School second grader Taylor Poteet was unaware that the picture he drew was chosen from among thousands of entries as runner-up for the 15th annual "Kansas Don't Spoil It" calendar contest.
Approximately 106 calls for service and 90 Officer initiated calls were received for the month of December. Officers responded to 17 medical/fire calls. Three arrests were made and three criminal summonses were served in the month of December.
Patrick A. Doty, harassment by telephone, trial March 6
Dewayne Patterson Jr., driving while suspended, continued to March 25
ELLINWOOD - There are new books at the Ellinwood School/Community Library. They are:
The statement, "Reading is freedom," has been ringing through the Barton County elementary schools this week.
HOISINGTON - Darlene Stoss, long-time Hoisington area resident, was named "Citizen of the Year" at the Hoisington Chamber of Commerce banquet.
HOISINGTON - The Hoisington Chamber of Commerce held its annual banquet on Saturday evening "Celebrating Life in the Heartland."
HOISINGTON - The Hoisington Swinging Stars will host a square dance at 7:30 p.m. on Jan. 28 at the Hoisington City Auditorium, 1st and Walnut, Hoisington.
Central Plains Middle School would like to recognize Delaney Rugan and Lawson Oeser as the January Students of the Month.
This has been a very exciting week. I have enjoyed my five Canadian friends who come almost every year to hunt turkeys with their traditional archery equipment. They got three turkeys and departed on Thursday. Being up by 4:30 a.m. to get coffee and head out for 10 days in a row gives us time to re-affirm our friendship.
Owen Ahmu, battery domestic violence, dismissed
ELLINWOOD - A breakfast/brunch fundraiser will be held from 9 a.m. to noon on April 13 at St. Joseph Parish Center in Ellinwood. A free will offering will be taken with proceeds going towards St. Joseph High School PSR mission trip.
HOISINGTON - At the Hoisington School Board meeting on Monday, the school board heard preliminary plans for separating the Hoisington Middle School Library into two rooms.