Larned High School will sponsor winter homecoming ceremonies Friday during a basketball doubleheader against Halstead. Candidates are front row, Kaitlyn Finger, Katelyn Baker, Tymarra Bryant and Tiffany Peterson; and back row, Wyatt Davis, Marcus Allen, Gary Barker and Blake Ritchie.
Larned High's Evan Skelton has signed a scholarship offer to play baseball at Friends University in Wichita. Front row, Evan Skelton; Evan's mom, Karren Skelton; back row, assistant Larned baseball coach Clint Barger; Evan's dad, Jon Skelton; assistant Larned baseball coach, Kyle Leroy; head Larned baseball coach Chad Erway.
SCOTT CITY - Larned High's Kristopher Nolde (106) won three matches to capture first place at the Scott City Wrestling Classic. Nolde (18-3) pinned Austin Crum of Holly, Colo. in 4:55 in the championship match.
LARNED - The Pawnee County Commission met at 9 a.m. Jan. 11 for a regular meeting. Pawnee County commissioners Kathy Bowman; Donna Pelton, chair; and Gary Caplinger were present. The following are approved minutes submitted by Pawnee County clerk Ruth Searight.
WASHINGTON – Rep. Tim Huelskamp (KS-01) joined the House vote recently to overturn a contentious rule from the Environmental Protection Agency that asserts federal authority over small waterways. Huelskamp was a cosponsor of S.J. Res. 22 in the House.
ORLANDO, Fla. - Dr. Sondra Brown, Tallahassee, Fla., received a 2016 Kansas State University Alumni Recognition Award at the North American Veterinary Conference in Orlando, Fla. Jan. 17. The ceremony was held at the Orlando World Center Mariott.