LARNED - Upon first inspection, State Senator Allen Schmidt was duly impressed by the Larned State Hospital facilities. Monday marked the first visit to the Larned State Hospital complex for Schmidt, a Democrat representing District 36, since February.
LARNED - After a series of football-related concussions in 2010, Larned High School had already committed to buying 16 new football helmets.
By Margaret Larson
LARNED - The Pawnee County Commission met April 4 in regular session. The following are approved minutes from the commission clerk Ruth Searight.
LARNED - Kim Barnes, Pawnee County Cooperative Association CFO, said contributing tax credits to help purchase a CT scanner for Pawnee Valley Community Hospital makes perfect sense.
LARNED - The Pawnee County Commission has chosen Murray Company, Overland Park, to be the construction firm for the $18 million Pawnee Valley Community Hospital.
LARNED - Jim Vratil of Larned saw how teamwork transformed a challenging task on a construction job that everyone was proud of.
LARNED - Larned Pride organizers are well on their way to transforming Doerr-Vernon Park into a Splash Pad with a Fort Larned theme.
LARNED - The Santa Fe Trail Center invites the public to a vintage baseball game at 2 p.m. Sunday on the museum grounds.
LARNED - Jordaan Memorial Library's Book Club will meet at 9 a.m. Tuesday, April 19, in the Cummins Room. The April theme is "Embracing the Outdoors."
LARNED - The tennis courts repair work at Doerr-Vernon Park is simply hard work.
LARNED - Two housing projects were spotlighted during a recent Larned city council meeting.
LARNED - Jason Gillig believes working in Pawnee County is a perfect way for the Hutton Construction office staff and craftsmen to work side-by-side.
Carry-in dinner set for Sunday
BY JIM MISUNAS
FORT LARNED - Everyone is invited to a historic program presented by the Fort Larned Old Guard on Saturday, April 25, at Fort Larned National Historic Site, funded in part by a grant from the Kansas Humanities Council.
April 5-April 11
LARNED - Two eighth-inning errors paved the way for Sterling High's softball sweep over Larned Thursday in a Central Kansas League opener. Sterling swept the Indians 4-3 in extra innings and 18-10 in the nightcap.
By PAWNEE ANNIE