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Thomas Alan 'Tom' Walters

Thomas Alan "Tom" Walters of Lindsay was born on January 10, 1951 in Hays, Kansas to Albert Walters and Wilhelmene (Graf) Walters. He passed away on Saturday, September 9, 2017 in Lindsay, Oklahoma at the age of 66 years. Tom grew up in Hays, Kansas and graduated from St. Joseph Military Academy in

HAYSPOST.COM - 2017-09-19 18:28:50

FHSU adds portfolio method of granting course credits for experience

Students at Fort Hays State University have a new method of receiving credit for prior learning beginning with the 2017-2018 academic year - the portfolio method, which allows students an opportunity to demonstrate they have obtained the content of a course without taking the course. "The strength o

HAYSPOST.COM - 2017-09-19 11:54:52

Tigers up to No. 16 in D2Football.com Poll

Fort Hays State moved up to No. 16 in the latest D2Football.com Top 25 Poll, released on Tuesday (Sept. 19). The Tigers are up one spot in the poll from last week, when they jumped into the poll at No. 17. This is the highest ranking yet for FHSU in the weekly supplemental poll to the official AFCA

HAYSPOST.COM - 2017-09-19 21:20:56

Patricia L. 'Patty' Moran

Patricia L. "Patty" Moran, 58, McCracken, Kansas, died Sunday, September 17, 2017, at her home. Patty was born February 28, 1959, in La Crosse, Kansas, the daughter of Robert E. "Bob" and JoAnn T. (Seaman) Huber. She was a lifelong resident of Rush County, Kansas. A 1977 graduate of La Crosse High S

HAYSPOST.COM - 2017-09-19 18:29:58

Ellis County to host 'Strategic Doing' on Sept. 25

Ellis County residents are encouraged to attend a public brainstorming session to discuss their ideas for sustainable, strategic community improvement projects. The meeting is at 6 p.m. Monday at Robbins Center on the campus of Fort Hays State University. Hosted by the Dane G. Hansen Foundation and

HAYS DAILY NEWS - 2017-09-19 06:01:00

HPD Arrest Log Sept. 9-11

---------------------------- Shane Raymond Labs, 29, Hays, was arrested Sept. 13 at 10:10 p.m. in the 100 block of W. 12th on suspicion of failure to appear. Thomas Raymond Wasinger, 64, Hays, was arrested Sept. 13 at 3:50 p.m. in the 2500 block of Vine on suspicion of driving under the influence o

HAYSPOST.COM - 2017-09-18 21:25:29

Leach ventures into Keller Williams Realty

With experience as a Hays Realtor and servicing all areas in Ellis County for 16 years, Myrietta Leach has helped buyers and sellers meet real estate objectives. She has been looking and waiting for the perfect opportunity to venture out on her and finally made the leap to open a new real estate off

HAYS DAILY NEWS - 2017-09-18 20:04:02

It's Dine Out Day for United Way at Gutch's

The United Way of Ellis County has their third Dine Out Day event today Monday, September 18 at Gutch's Bar and Grill, 111 W. 7th Street, Hays from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. and from 4:30 p.m to 9:00 p.m. There will fun social media activities with a portion of the proceeds benefiting the United Way. Come j

HAYSPOST.COM - 2017-09-18 15:42:20

City, state officials discuss water project

KINSLEY - It needs to happen. And it can't happen quickly enough. That's the message shared by local, regional and state officials Friday during a meeting to discuss development of municipal water rights at the R9 Ranch, which is owned by the cities of Hays and Russell. The sprawling nearly 7,000-ac

HAYS DAILY NEWS - 2017-09-17 12:00:00

Mildred E. Meitner 1911 - 2017

Mildred E. Meitner, 105, just 14 days before her 106th birthday, passed away Sept. 16, 2017, at River Bend Assisted Living. She was born in Friend, Neb. on Sept. 30, 1911, the daughter of Louis G. and Christine (Steffensen) Andersen. Graduating from Lincoln General School of Nursing in 1938, she wor

GREAT BEND TRIBUNE - 2017-09-19 03:27:00

Hays family opens wine bar downtown

The Musil family is trying to spin an old downtown spot into a community hangout with a new twist. Shaun Musil who had been a long-time employee of the local Coca Cola distributor, quit his job and purchased the Paisley Pear along with his wife, Heather. The Musils are maintaining the restaurant and

HAYSPOST.COM - 2017-09-19 11:00:25

City employee promotions; new HPD officer played for Hays Larks

Several promotions and new employee hires by the city of Hays were announced and presented by their department heads to city commissioners last Thursday. Assistant Public Works Director John Braun took over as interim Public Works Director following the resignation of Greg Sund in May. "We did some

HAYSPOST.COM - 2017-09-19 21:55:49

Schedule set for 2017 Fort Hays State Homecoming weekend

Fort Hays State University's celebration of Homecoming 2017 -- "Tigers Through the Decades" - will begin with the Tiger Alumni & Friends Golf Tournament the morning of Thursday, Oct. 5. Tiger alumni, friends, faculty, staff, students and the public are invited. The FHSU Alumni Association has releas

HAYSPOST.COM - 2017-09-19 21:09:42

Kansas Academy of Mathematics and Science fall info session in Hays Oct. 17

FHSU University Relations and Marketing Staff from Fort Hays State University's Kansas Academy of Mathematics and Science will host 10 free information sessions across the state for seventh-graders through high school sophomores and their families in October and November. All information sessions ar

HAYSPOST.COM - 2017-09-18 14:52:21

Rep. Phelps presents official House proclamation to Hays city attorney

On Fri., September 11, 2017, Todd D. Powell, president of the Ellis County Bar Association, welcomed Representative Eber Phelps (D-Hays) to the monthly meeting of the local Bar Association. Representative Phelps, of the 111th Kansas District of the House of Representatives, attended the meeting to r

HAYSPOST.COM - 2017-09-18 14:17:07

LETTER: Kevin Daniels announces write-in run for Hays USD 489 school board

My name is Kevin Daniels and I would like to publicly declare my candidacy as a write-in candidate for the USD 489 Board of Education this November. Kevin Daniels Since not earning the appointment for the open board seat a few weeks ago, many people: teachers, staff, administrators, parents, busines

HAYSPOST.COM - 2017-09-18 13:45:12

Drive-thru flu shots available Oct 1 at HaysMed

HaysMed's annual drive-thru flu shot clinic has been scheduled for Sunday, Oct. 1. The event, which will be from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m., will offer free flu shots for all residents older than 6 months. It will be the 18th year the hospital has offered the community service, and approximately 3,500 people

HAYSPOST.COM - 2017-09-18 13:02:59

Hays Area Planning Commission meets tonight

The Hays Area Planning Commission meeting will be held Monday, September 18 at 6:30 p.m. at Hays City Hall, 1507 Main. Agenda items include a growth and development presentation from 2015 for the new commissioners. The commission will also discuss recent action by the Hays City Commission regarding

HAYSPOST.COM - 2017-09-18 14:22:43

Owasso daughter, mother arrested Monday for child neglect

An Owasso daughter and mother were arrested Monday after police discovered three children living in their home amid "animal waste, rotting food and garbage." Kathryn Anne Parson, 18, was arrested on two counts of child neglect, and her mother, Rebecca Parson, 50, was also arrested on one count of ch

TULSA WORLD - 2017-09-19 16:06:00

Two Owasso Men Charged With Home Repair Fraud

Two Owasso men face felony charges of defrauding homeowners. William Pittman, 39, and Casey Pittman, 36, of Integrity Contracting and Roofing both face six counts of home repair fraud. Casey Pittman hasn't been arrested yet. Prosecutors says the two men defrauded homeowners for thousands of dollars

NEWS ON 6 - 2017-09-19 10:51:00