Donita Wolf from Golden Belt Home Health & Hospice takes another shopping cart of donated items to a waiting bus, Wednesday afternoon in front of the Walmart Supercenter. GBHH&H is one of 19 United Way of Central Kansas agencies. The "Stuff the Bus" event seeks donations of items commonly used by the member agencies.
Hoisington's Labor Day Weekend will starts with the Chamber Ambassador's Community BBQ and 5th Quarter Beer Garden at the corner of 7th and Main on Friday, Sept. 4. Sponsored by Country Place Senior Living, Hutchinson Regional Medical Center and Rocking M Radio, the BBQ will be serving from 5-7 p.m. Enjoy your choice of a hamburger, brat or hotdog with coleslaw, baked beans, chips and ice cream. Iced tea and water will also be served.
The Oklahoma man involved in a four-hour standoff with authorities last Friday with his children in the car will face two counts of aggravated child endangerment in Barton County, Barton County Attorney Doug Matthews said Wednesday.
Monday, Barton County Health Department Director Shelly Schneider reported the turnout at the immunization carnival held earlier this month wasn't as great as they'd hoped it would be. That's too bad, because a lot of kids, especially teens, aren't up to date on their immunizations she said.
Each week we'll take a step back into the history of Great Bend through the eyes of reporters past. We'll reacquaint you with what went into creating the Great Bend of today, and do our best to update you on what "the rest of the story" turned out to be.
Life in community college athletics is typically rebuilding nearly every year. Every so often a team will have more than half the players coming back and when they do they usually look for a banner year.
August 19, 2015|
MIKE MARZOLF, Special to the Tribune
One of he most frequent reasons we hear from the Millennial generation for wanting to avoid marriage or at least delay it for a long time is that they still want excitement, independence, freedom and adventure in their lives.
August 19, 2015|
Linda and Richard Eyre