The Barton County Sheriff's Office is investigating a report that a 14-year-old girl was raped last month at an unknown location in the county.
The Great Bend Police Department received multiple reports of parked vehicles being hit by unknown motorists in recent days.
The Great Bend Police Department received three burglary reports on Saturday. Audio equipment was taken from a car at 206 Barton Dr. Tools were taken from a vehicle at 2702 Williams St. Loss was estimated at $1,200. Pills were taken from 1054 Warner Rd. The Barton County Sheriff's Office reports a burglary occurred sometime Friday morning at 361 NW 50 Ave.
The Barton County Sheriff's Office reports several accidents involving deer on county roads in recent days. There was also a report of a duck flying into a windshield at 4:25 p.m. Sunday on northeast K-156, at mile marker 134. The Garden City motorist said there were hunters by the road, which is located in Cheyenne Bottoms, and he believed the duck fell to the windshield after it was shot. He said the vehicle, a Ford ...
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Prodigal Ministries, a local endeavor that helps homeless men get a fresh start, recently received a 12-passenger bus from the Great Bend campus of CrossPoint Church.
Barton Community College's Child Development Center had a Halloween parade for its kids on Thursday in the Kirkman Activity Center.
Trinity Ladies Fellowship at Trinity Lutheran Church in Great Bend is accepting donations for a quilt that will be given away during a benefit supper.
A nonprofit organization with the motto "Reaching Hurting People, Restoring Families, Realizing Dreams" quietly got underway in Great Bend last August. Now the Central Kansas Dream Center, located at 2100 Broadway Ave., will host some guests from Phoenix, Ariz., to train local program leaders and help others better understand the vision for central Kansas.
By Jim Misunas email@example.com Children of all ages were entertained Wednesday by a Halloween Eve story read by Eric Coulbourne, Great Bend children's librarian. "The Little Old Lady Who Was Not Afraid of Anything," told a story by author Linda Williams that sometimes you must face your fears. The story features a perfect Halloween setting: a dark night, a forest - and even a "scary Pumpkin Head." Once upon a time, there was a little ...
The Great Bend Military Moms organization is seeking donations of items to include in care packages to be mailed to service personnel stationed overseas.
At the Haven Invitational Varsity Debate Tournament on Oct. 26, two Great Bend High School novice debate teams competed and both finished with winning records against varsity debaters. There where 22 schools and 58 teams that competed at the tournament. Trae Black and Ashtin Heath finished with a 3-2 win loss record with 25 speaker points and tied with their teammates Aaron Miller and Makinna Dykes with the same record and speaker points. GBHS Debate ...
Upcoming programs at the Great Bend Public Library, 1409 Williams St., were announced by Jennifer King, marketing and Young Adult librarian.
Two former front-running candidates for president from the Democratic and Republican parties will take the stage at Fort Hays State University's Beach/Schmidt Performing Arts Center at 7 p.m. Monday, Nov. 4.