Area children didn't have to travel far on Wednesday for a field trip to a national treasure. The Kansas Wetlands Education Center on K-156 overlooks Cheyenne Bottoms, the largest inland marsh in the United States and a Ramsar-designated Wetland of International Importance.
OVERLAND PARK - It was a game that featured two of the three remaining unbeaten teams in the Jayhawk Conference. Unfortunately for the Barton Community College women's soccer team it was not one of the two remaining unbeaten teams when it ended.
September 23, 2015|
MIKE MARZOLF, Special to the Tribune
Editor's note: Great Bend has an extra loss on the season that was not noted in previous articles. The Panthers fell 2-0 to Andover in the opening round of the Titan Classic at the beginning of the month.
The Larned Lady Indian golf team captured first place at the Russell golf tournament Monday. Haley Skelton earned the first place medal with a 45 followed by teammates Dorothy Keenan, runner-up; and third-place finisher Emma Ayre. Larned shot 195 to finish seven strokes ahead of Hoisington.
LARNED - President Colleen Wolf read thank you notes from Dr. Joe Rosenberg and from Anita Snyler for prayer quilts at the Sept. 15 meeting of the Quilting Bees Guild in the fellowship hall of the First Presbyterian Church of Larned.
On Tuesday at about 9:46 p.m. Barton County Sheriff deputies were dispatched to the area of NE 10 Road and NE 120 Ave. A vehicle was reported to be abandoned in the roadway. The vehicle was located and impounded by deputies. The owner of the vehicle was reported to be Kenneth Lamb.
LYONS- Great Bend High School's JV tennis team racked up 16 points for fourth place at Tuesday's tournament in Lyons. Five teams were in competition with Lyons (23), Larned (20) and Hays (18) winning the top three spots in order.