Due to the city's observance of Labor Day, Monday, Sept. 5, the sanitation routes in Hoisington for Monday will be run on Tuesday, Sept. 6 and Tuesday and Wednesday routes on Wednesday, Sept. 7.
CLAFLIN - Former NFL player for the Minnesota Vikings and team captain in 1983, Keith Nord, was in Claflin last week to work with students and parents of USD 112 on coming together, leadership and character education.
HMS collects register tapes HOISINGTON - Hoisington Middle School is announcing that they are saving register tapes for educational equipment. Register tapes can be collected from Town and Country Supermarket, Hoisington, and redeemed toward valuable educational equipment such as computers, science, band or sports equipment and more. The program kicks off September 1, 2011 and register tapes can be collected until March 31, 2012. The students and faculty of Hoisington ...
Scouts to collect food at Labor Day Parade HOISINGTON - Boy Scout Troop 7130 of Hoisington will collect canned goods along the parade route during the Hoisington Labor Day Parade. The canned items will be donated to the Hoisington Community Food Bank. Class of 1961 to hold reunion HOISINGTON - Hoisington High School class of 1961 will hold its 50th high school reunion after 8:30 p.m. at ...
HOISINGTON - It started with one hospital in Portland, Ore. showing their support for breast cancer awareness.
HOISINGTON - Area residents will have a unique opportunity to enjoy a fabulous evening of extraordinary music, and at the same time support Barton County children living with cancer. Craig Jaynes, organist, Jamestown, Ohio, and Dr. David Lowe, violist, Lindsborg, will combine their superior musical abilities as they present, 'A Celebration: In Songs of Prayer and Dance' as they celebrate the 125th anniversary of Hoisington and the 150th anniversary of Kansas. The concert will ...
There are new books at the Ellinwood Community/School Library. They are: "In The Garden of Beasts" by Erik Larson. In 1933, William E. Dodd became America's first ambassador to Hitler's Germany in a year that proved to be a turning point in history. As the situation turns ominous in Germany, especially toward the Jewish minority, Dodd's warnings to America go largely unheeded. This is the true story of Dodd and his family, and ...
HOISINGTON - Dubbed Hoisington's finest school by "The Catholic Advance" when it was built in 1930, St. John School will be torn down in October, marking the end of an era for Catholic students. The school had already closed to students in 1990 due to low enrollment.
Welcome to the 5th edition of Marsh Musings. This week we are trying something a little different. Instead of me writing the article, Dr. Witt has written the following piece. Enjoy!!
HOISINGTON - The Hoisington City Council met at its regular meeting on Monday night.
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?
Hoisington NHS inducts new members
HOISINGTON -After this school year, the Mid Central Activities Association activity league, which Hoisington Middle School and High School were members of, will disband. Hoisington High School will join the Central Kansas League.
ELLINWOOD -The Board of Worship of St. John Lutheran Church, 5th and Wilhelm, announces the 4th Annual Festival of Carols, at 3:00 p.m. Sunday afternoon, December 1st. The organists of St. John's along with guest organist, Don Regehr, Ellinwood High School Band Director, and the St. John Lutheran church choir will all perform some of the seasons best and invite the congregation to sing along on many of them.
HOISINGTON - Band member Austin McHenry (sophomore, percussion) was selected to perform in the high school District KMEA Honor Band on Saturday, Dec. 7 at Dodge City High School.