Thomas W. Jones, who was best known as “Sheriff” to generations of Northwest Kansas residents, passed away Thursday, July 21 after a year long battle with cancer. Tom was born the second son of Wilson (Bud) and Maxine Jones on October 4, 1948 in Colby, KS. He is survived by his son and daughter, Matt […]
WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — Police are investigating a deadly weekend stabbing in Wichita. The Wichita Eagle reports that the stabbing happened just after 9:10 p.m. Sunday a few blocks west of Wichita West High School. The name of the victim wasn’t immediately released. Police are expected to release more details Monday morning at City Hall.
Hays Post is partnering with the Ellis County Coalition for Economic Development to help employers find workers and workers find careers. Hays Has Jobs offers a comprehensive listing of employment opportunities in the Hays area, ranging from education to health care, service to manufacturing. Aside from job listings, the site also includes the latest business […]
Mary Virginia (Johnson) Kriwiel was born on March 4, 1933 in Hutchinson, Kansas and passed away in Wichita, Kansas on Saturday, July 23, 2016. She is preceded in death by her parents, James Tobin and Katherine (George) Johnson and her loving husband, Edward Adam Kriwiel. She is survived by her nine children, Kathy Allin (Tim) […]
An overnight storm offered up more than an inch of rain in parts of Hays, according to Monday morning reports. A report from the west side of town showed 1.53 inches in the gauge, while totals were closer to an inch in the eastern portions of Hays. A report south of Ellis showed 0.94 inches, […]
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Verizon is buying Yahoo for $4.83 billion, marking the end of an era for a company that once defined the internet. The sale announced Monday marks the second time in two years that Verizon has snapped up the remains of a fallen internet star as it broadens its digital reach. The […]
Betty Lou “Goat” (McNair) Fear, age 74, passed away at her home in McCracken on July 20, 2016. She was born on January 18, 1942, in Lee County, Arkansas, the daughter of Homer and Jessamine (Shelton) McNair On May 11, 1974, she married Karold Kay “Red” Fear. He preceded her in death on October 24, […]
A couple years ago in March, Joyce and I took our then-5-year-old grandson Jacob to the woods to look for shed antlers. Much to my chagrin, he insisted on dragging along his constant companion, a Kindle, (a scaled-down version of a laptop) on which he played video games. Things went well at our first stop, […]
HPD On Tuesday, August 2, 2016 from 5-8 p.m. at the Hays Aquatic Park, the Hays Police Department will be hosting a Community Night Out with FREE admission to swim. FREE hot dogs and hamburgers will also be served for the first 1,000 people in attendance. This event is in conjunction with National Night Out, which […]
Franklin D. Roosevelt once shared, “Nobody will ever deprive the American people of the right to vote except the American people themselves, and the only way they could do this is by not voting.” In public high schools throughout Kansas, students study the history of democracy in the United States. Furthermore, our state’s Standards for […]
Planning a yard sale this weekend? Submit your weekend garage sale listings to Hays Post. Submissions will be compiled and published FREE on Friday and Saturday via HaysPost.com and social media. Simply fill out and submit the form below by noon Wednesday! TIPS on having a GREAT garage sale!
SEDGWICK COUNTY – Law enforcement authorities in Sedgwick County continue to search for a missing Kansas teen. Wichita Police reported 14-year-old Mariana has been missing since Saturday. Police went door to door in the area where she was last seen near 2nd and Grove in Wichita throughout the Saturday night and again on Sunday. Authorities […]
FORT MYERS, Fla. (AP) — The Latest on a shooting a nightclub in Fort Myers, Florida. (all times local): 7:25 a.m. A Florida nightclub says a shooting that left two dead and 16 wounded broke out in the parking lot as parents picked up their children from a party for teens. Club Blu posted on […]