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Western Kansans appointed to state boards by Brownback »

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TOPEKA — Kansas Gov. Sam Brownback on Friday announced recent appointments to boards and commissions. “I’d like to thank these men and women for sharing their time and talents with their fellow citizens of Kansas,” Brownback said. Western Kansans among the most recent appointments are: Kansas Water Authority The Kansas Water Authority is responsible for […]

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Ness City Winter Sports 2015 »

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Fort Hays State University welcomes new vice president for technology »

Dr. Joy Hatch

FHSU University Relations Dr. Joy Hatch, who most recently was the vice chancellor of information technology services for the Virginia Community College System, has accepted the newly created position of vice president for technology at Fort Hays State University. She begins her duties in Hays on Monday. Virginia’s Community Colleges are 23 individual schools located […]

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Three Hays band students headed to prestigious concert at KU »


By KARI BLURTON Hays Post Three Hays students are headed to Lawrence Friday to join the Kansas John Philip Sousa Junior Honor Band concert held on the campus of the University of Kansas on Saturday. According to Hays Middle School band director Marcus Bishop, Spencer Wittkorn, an eighth-grader at Hays Middle School and ninth-graders Abby […]

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Win FREE tickets to Saturday’s Tiger basketball games »


Come cheer on the Fort Hays State University Tigers for FREE, courtesy of Carrico Implement and Fort Hays State Athletics. Eagle Radio of Hays is giving away four tickets each to five lucky winners for Saturday’s basketball games against Pittsburg State. The women’s game tips off at 2 p.m., with the men’s game scheduled to […]

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Race begins as two more file for Hays USD 489 school board »


By KARI BLURTON Hays Post There are now six people registered for the four open seats on the Hays USD 489 school board. Jerald J. Braun, Hays, and Leslie Blagrave, Munjor, both filed Thursday. Braun is a former USD 489 teacher at Hays Middle school and is currently employed at  Sunflower Child Support Services Office, […]

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Ellis County Sheriff’s activity log, Jan. 21 »

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Jan. 20 Identity Theft, 600 block Ross, Ellis, 1:00 p.m. Jan. 21 Battery, Ford County Jail, 500 block Avenue Dodge City, 7:00 p.m. Criminal Transport, WaKeeny, 9:11 a.m. Transport, Dodge City, 9:24 a.m. Warrant Service, 3000 New Way Drug Offenses, Hays, 11:49 a.m. Warrant Service, 100 block West 12th, 11:59 a.m. Warrant Service, 100 block […]

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Extension schedules soil fertility program in Hays »

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Farmers, soil fertility and the new products that come out are constantly evolving and changing. Come hear the latest unbiased research findings on best management practices of soil fertility to achieve optimum economic yields from K-State Soil Fertility and agronomy specialist on Wednesday, Jan. 28 at the In-Depth Soil Fertility Program beginning with registration at […]

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Updated list of open seats, candidates in Ellis Co. local elections »

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Submitted by Donna Maskus, Ellis County Clerk and election officer Ellis County, Kansas 2015 City-School Candidates City/School Election, April 7, 2015 Ellis City Mayor David R. McDaniel, Ellis Ellis City Treasurer Ellis City Council (3 positions) Ryan Joseph Augustine, Ellis Jolene Niernberger, Ellis Hays City Commission (3 positions) Henry Schwaller, Hays Schoenchen City Mayor Richard […]

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WIN a romantic Valentine’s getaway from Fossil Creek »

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RUSSELL — Fossil Creek Hotel & Suites and HaysPost.com is looking to make your Valentine’s Day a little sweeter. The hotel is giving away a weekend getaway, complete with chocolates, beverage, a long-stemmed rose and breakfast in the morning at Fossil Creek. For the complete package, the prize must be redeemed by March 31. After […]

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FHSU establishes Honors College for gifted students »


FHSU University Relations Recruiting has already begun for a new college at Fort Hays State University, a college created with the specific goal of making the university the destination of choice for academically gifted and ambitious students from around the state, nation and world. The Honors College will also go on the road with the […]

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Management and Development Center at FHSU to offer spring workshop series »

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FHSU University Relations ”Activating Change,” a high-energy, interactive workshop, will kick off the Management and Development Center’s spring workshop series on Wednesday, Jan. 28. It will run from 1 to 4:30 p.m. in the Stouffer Lounge, room 222, in the Memorial Union on the Fort Hays State University campus. “Activating Change” will identify the critical […]

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FHSU students will read, then donate MLK Jr. books at school »

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FHSU University Relations In honor of Martin Luther King Jr. Day, students from the College of Education and Technology at Fort Hays State University will read books “to stimulate discussions about Dr. King’s dream of peace, love and justice” to Washington Elementary School students in Hays on Friday, Jan. 23, with the help from a […]

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