Photos by Jordan Schaeffer By JONATHAN ZWEYGARDT Hays Post Local service organizations are reminding people of the etiquette surrounding the American flag and helping spread patriotism by handing out small flags at the upcoming homecoming parades in Hays. The American Legion Riders Post 173 of Hays and the Boy Scouts Troop 131 and Cub Scout […]
By JAMES BELL Hays Post “Expanding KanCare is a really critical issue across Kansas,” according to David Jordan, executive director, Alliance for a Healthy Kansas. Thursday, Sept. 29 at 6:30 p.m. in the Hays Sternberg Museum, 3000 Sternberg Drive, members of the community will have the opportunity to gather together in open discussion of the […]
KDC GREAT BEND–Employers and job seekers who are looking for an opportunity to meet with the employee or start the career they have always wanted or needed will be intrigued by KANSASWORKS upcoming job fair. The Kansas Department of Commerce will host the 2016 KANSASWORKS Statewide Job Fair on Tue., Sept. 27, 2016. The annual […]
Over the years I’ve written this column my wife has tried numerous times to get me to fan-out into genres other than the outdoors, but I’ve pretty much a stickler for staying with what I know and do best. However, I love to write about my observations at the state fair, although it has, well, […]
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Mike Cooper visits with Brenda Meder of the Hays Arts Council about some upcoming events.
Today Sunny, with a high near 77. West wind 5 to 8 mph. Tonight Clear, with a low around 48. South wind around 6 mph becoming west northwest after midnight. TuesdaySunny, with a high near 83. West northwest wind 5 to 7 mph. Tuesday NightClear, with a low around 53. Light and variable wind becoming […]
KDC TOPEKA–The Kansas Department of Commerce’s Office of Minority and Women Business Development will host its 32nd Annual Minority and Women Business Awards Luncheon. The luncheon takes place during Kansas Minority Enterprise Development (MED) Week, the Department’s annual celebration of minority and women entrepreneurs in Kansas. The luncheon will take place at noon on Tuesday, […]
Submitted A fundraising quilt show and raffle will be held Sat., Oct. 29, 10 a.m.-4 p.m., in Ellis with proceeds going toward rejuvenation of the Ellis Knights of Columbus Hall, 1013 Washington Street. Admission is five dollars which includes a light luncheon. The raffle quilt, featuring pictures of Ellis past, is being made and donated […]
FHSU University Relations and Marketing Dr. Paul Adams, dean of the College of Education at Fort Hays State University, will present “Proxima b — To Be, or Not to b, a Habitable Planet?” at the Science Café at 7 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 27, at Gella’s Diner, 117 East 11th St. in Hays. “Proxima b” features […]
KDOT TOPEKA–The 2016 Fly Kansas Air Tour lifts off from Wellington on Sept. 29 for a three-day, 9-city celebration of Kansas aviation. This year’s tour, presented by the Kansas Commission on Aerospace Education and the Kansas Department of Transportation, will focus on raising awareness of the importance of community airports and promoting aviation to young […]
BUNKER HILL — Earlier this month, Smoky Hills Public Television hosted a forum featuring candidates for the 111th District State House of Representatives. Incumbent state Rep. Sue Boldra, R-Hays, is facing off against former state Rep. Eber Phelps, D-Hays, in the November general election. The forum was moderated by Eagle’s Becky Kiser, and Patrick Lowry, […]
As we hurtle through the innovative and endlessly updated second decade of the 21st century, the prospects seem brighter and better than ever that our new web and social media tools will help us better communicate and more effectively confront serious challenges like terrorism. But then, there are the reminders that the Algorithmic Age is […]