After winning the MCL tournament on Saturday the TMP-Marian Monarchs girls’ basketball team moves up one spot to No. 2 in the latest 4A-D2 Kansas Basketball Coaches Association Rankings. The lady Monarchs won the Mid-Continent League tournament in the school’s first year in the tournament and won their 11th straight game in a 62-54 win […]
Jan. 12 Criminal Transport, WaKeeney, 6:33 a.m. Criminal Transport, Dodge City, 8:05 a.m. Criminal Transport, Dodge City, 8:08 a.m. Criminal Transport, Stockton, 8:25 a.m. Warrant Service, Hays, 9:15 a.m. Criminal Transport, WaKeeney, 12:53 p.m. Criminal Transport, Dodge City, 2:54 p.m. Transport, Great Bend, 4:05 p.m. Transport, WaKeeney, 4:38 p.m.
By JONATHAN ZWEYGARDT Hays Post Ellis County is in search of parking spaces at the 718 Main Administrative Center. During the construction process, the lack of parking spots was brought up as a potential problem and, now that the offices have moved, the issue has come to fruition. There are 92 spots available in the […]
By JONATHAN ZWEYGARDT Hays Post The newest member of the Ellis County Commission was sworn in and appointed the new commission chairwoman at Monday night’s Ellis County Commission meeting. After being elected as First District Commissioner in November, Marcy McClelland took the oath as a new commissioner before the meeting. Commissioner Dean Haselhorst was also […]
By JONATHAN ZWEYGARDT Hays Post The newest member of the Ellis County Commission will be sworn in Monday evening, part of the 2015 reorganization process. Commissioner-elect Marcy McClelland will be sworn in and commissioners will be appointed to various board or committees. McClelland will be named the commission chairwoman, and Commissioner Dean Haselhorst will […]
After being previously unranked, the TMP-Marian girls basketball team jumped to No. 4 in 4A-D2 in the latest Kansas Basketball Coach Association poll released Monday. The lady Monarchs are 6-1 after a win over Ellis Friday, and they have won six straight after losing to Garden City in the first game of the season. The […]
By JONATHAN ZWEYGARDT Hays Post While there are still a few things to move the new Ellis County Administrative Center in downtown Hays opens to the public Tuesday morning. Employees have spent the past week moving from the courthouse to their new permanent location at 718 Main, the former Commerce Bank. With the move also […]
By JONATHAN ZWEYGARDT Hays Post The Ellis County Commission approved contracts with the four service employee unions and set salaries for 2015 for both elected and appointed officials at Monday night’s commission meeting. Employees will get a 2-percent raise and will also be responsible for an additional 2.5-percent of the health insurance premiums, bringing their […]
By JONATHAN ZWEYGARDT Hays Post The Ellis County Commission is expected to approve new one-year contracts with courthouse, sheriff’s department, EMS and Public Works employees at Monday evening’s meeting. The agreement includes a 2-percent raise, with employees paying an additional 2.5 percent of their health insurance premiums. Employees will now pay 7.5-percent of their health […]
By JONATHAN ZWEYGARDT Hays Post Ellis County emergency officials are continuing their efforts to prepare for the possibility of an Ebola-infected person in Ellis County. County Health Administrator Butch Schlyer said first responders have been very active in discussing how to deal with a potentially infectious person or persons, including drills in Hays. Recently, Ellis […]
By JONATHAN ZWEYGARDT Hays Post Jan. 12 will be a historic day for the Ellis County Commission – marking just the second time a woman will be sworn in as Ellis County Commissioner. Commissioner-elect Martha “Marcy” McClelland defeated Ellis Mayor Lyle Johnson in the Republican primary in August and ran unopposed in the November general […]
Dec. 18 Motor Vehicle Accident, 2000 block Ellis ave. Ellis 3:05 a.m. Criminal transport, WaKeeney, 7:36 a.m. Motor Vehicle Accident, 1700 block 130th ave. 8:00 a.m. Criminal transport, Stockton, 11:43 a.m. Warrant service, 3000 NEW Way, 11:00 p.m.
By JONATHAN ZWEYGARDT Hays Post Lang Diesel Inc. is celebrating the holiday season by giving $1,000 dollars to the charity that receives the most votes in an online contest. In celebration of opening Lang’s 12th location, Shelly Macumber, marketing director at Lang Diesel, said the first annual Facebook contest allows people to submit an entry […]