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ECU Men's Cross Country Claims 2018 GAC Championship

EDMOND, OKLA. – For the sixth time in eight years of Great American Conference Cross Country Championships, the East Central University men's team claimed the championship title. Senior Larry Filer also became the fifth Tiger student-athlete to earn the individual title and GAC Runner of the Year ho


Calving schools will be held across Kansas

The program will outline the normal calving process as well as tips to handle difficult calving situations. A.J. Tarpoff, extension beef veterinarian, said the purpose of the event is to increase knowledge and practical skills and increase the number of live calves born.


Share Medical staff dress up as 101 Dalmations for Halloween

Share Medical Center staff members have some Halloween fun with 101 Dalmatians. They were given more names than the number of "puppies" in the photo so some may have escaped before the picture was taken. CFO Devin O'Brein is the firefighter and CEO Kandice Allen is costumed as Cruella deVil. Those d


Cougar women basketball ready to make some noise

“We simply have to play better on the road,” Coach Clark said. “For some reason when we went on the road we didn’t shoot the ball well and consequently, we didn’t play with the same competitiveness on the road as we did at home.”


Nine deer crashes recorded in Reno County on Saturday and Sunday

Nine people, including a Reno County Sheriff’s deputy, reported hitting deer on Saturday and Sunday in Reno County, while three motorists reported hitting two cows on West Fourth Avenue on Saturday.


New fall reads at library

Life is meant to be savored, but that’s not easy with no family, limited prospects and a past you’d rather not talk about. Still, Callie Smith doesn’t know how to feel when she discovers she has a brother and a sister--Malcolm, who grew up with affection, wealth and privilege, and Keira, a streetwis


Support groups - October 2018

Grapevine Group —1910 17th St. Great Bend, (accessible) 620-639-2320 – Sunday (c, ns) 10 a.m.; Tuesday (o, bs, ns) 5:30 p.m.; Thursday (o/ns) 10 a.m.; Thursday (c/ns) 5:30 p.m. (bd) first Thursdays.


Friday night lights are shining bright and dressing up for Halloween

Kapaun can run it or throw it. The Crusaders have 19 rushing TDs and 15 passing. In its most recent win, a 48-28 win over Hays, Kapaun ran for 291 yards and 4 TDs.


Ellen's 12 Days of Giveaways Contest

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Barber County Sheriff's Office log

Barber County Sheriff Office, Medicine Lodge Police Department, Medicine Lodge EMS, and Medicine Lodge Fire Department performed a funeral escort.


Six McGlinchey Stafford Attorneys Named to Mid-South Super Lawyers 2018

NEW ORLEANS, Nov. 09, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- McGlinchey Stafford PLLC is pleased to announce the inclusion of attorneys in the firm’s Birmingham, Ala., Jackson, Miss., and Nashville, Tenn. offices in the 2018 edition of Mid-South Super Lawyers.


Kan. undersheriff in beanbag shooting death was untrained

WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — Court documents say a Kansas undersheriff who shot and killed a man with a beanbag round hadn’t been trained on how to properly use the weapon.Brewer photo Barber CountyA police expert says in a report for the prosecution that the lack of training led 60-year-old Virgil “Dusty”


Reno County teen hospitalized after car rolls

The Kansas Highway Patrol reported a 2001 Mercury Cougar driven by, Kenda G. Raber, 19, Nickerson, was northbound on Interstate 235 at Central. The vehicle crossed the median and rolled into the south ditch.