From the National Weather Service in Dodge City: A Severe Thunderstorm Watch is in effect until 11 p.m. tonight. SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WATCH OUTLINE UPDATE FOR WS 420 NWS STORM PREDICTION CENTER NORMAN OK 345 PM CDT THU JUL 28 2016 SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WATCH 420 IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1100 PM CDT FOR THE FOLLOWING LOCATIONS […]
By DIANE GASPER-O’BRIEN FHSU University Relations and Marketing Everyone has a story about how Fort Hays State University became his or her destination of choice for post-secondary education. For Coleen Ellis, it was her parents’ love for the university that inspired her, although they barely ever set foot on campus. “Growing up, I remember Mom […]
ELLIS–A number of recent complaints from the public about Ellis Public Works Director Alan Scheuerman prompted city council members to consider whether Scheuerman should wear a body camera while on duty. The discussion took place during the July 18 city meeting, with no action taken. Fire Chief Denis Vine reported the Ellis Fire Department has […]
Republican primary voters have clear alternatives in most of the 52 contested primaries for state legislative races next Tuesday, but many of the half million postcards inundating mailboxes this month are designed to hoodwink these voters. The fundamental choice is simple: Do you support the direction that Governor Sam Brownback and his political patrons are […]
The Hays Police Department responded to 4 animal calls and 12 traffic stops Tue., July 26, 2016, according to the HPD Activity Log. Contempt of Court/Fail to Pay-1000 block Fort St, Hays; 10/6/15 5 PM Animal At Large–1200 block E 43rd St, Hays; 9:09 AM Welfare Check–1100 block Country Club Dr, Hays; 9:19 AM Welfare […]
Ellis County is projected to be in the path of a storm expected to sweep across southwest and west-central Kansas on Thursday evening. According to the National Weather Service, severe thunderstorms will be possible this afternoon and early this evening, with the main hazard being strong winds and 2-inch or larger hail. Wind gusts are […]
Hays Community Theatre will present “Shrek the Musical” beginning Thursday night. Performances at Beach-Schmidt Performing Arts Center are scheduled for 7 p.m. Thursday, Friday and Saturday. Tickets are $15 for adults and $10 for children and seniors. Click HERE for more information on ticket availability.
Submitted Kansas-based Sunflower Financial Inc. and Texas-based Strategic Growth Bancorp Inc. today jointly announced the signing of a definitive agreement to merge. The transaction will involve a merger of the holding companies and a merger of their respective banking entities, Sunflower Bank NA, First National Bank of Santa Fe, and Capital Bank, SSB, as well […]
Submitted Dairy Queen’s Miracle Treat Day is today. During Miracle Treat Day, $1 or more from every Blizzard goes to the local Children’s Miracle Network Hospital. In western Kansas, that money is donated to Via Christi Hospitals in Wichita. The Dairy Queen at the Love’s Travel Stop in Ellis, 200 Washington, is participating. The Hays […]
The Ellis County Coalition for Economic Development is seeking the public’s input on usage and experiences at the Hays Regional Airport. Click HERE to take the survey.
A benefit for to help offset a local woman’s medical costs will be 5 to 10:30 p.m. Saturday at the Ellis County Fairgrounds. Gala for Gail, to benefit Gail Staab, will feature Dueling Pianos by Ernie Biggs. The social hour begins at 5 p.m., with dinner at 6 p.m. The evening also will feature raffles. […]
Hays-area garage sales Scroll to the bottom for a map of garage sale locations. Hays Post offers FREE garage sale listings weekly. Having a sale next weekend? Click HERE for details. Address: 1550 Hilltop, Hays Friday 4-8. Saturday 8-noon Items for sale: Household and kitchen items. Exercise equipment. Mens, womens, childrens clothes. Located 1.75 miles […]
FHSU University Relations and Marketing MacKenzie Orchard, a 2016 graduate of Fort Hays State University, has been selected as the FHSU ambassador for the high school and college advisory board with ICT S.O.S., an organization in Wichita that seeks to end domestic sex trafficking of minors in Wichita. ICT S.O.S. is a project-based organization that […]