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Nothing quite like getting the turkey ready for Thanksgiving—or maybe for Birkenstock sandal wearers figuring out how to massage kale leaves into something that looks like a bird—and thinking about those campaigns coming up for the Kansas House and Senate. Yes, while you’re checking the cranberries, some of us Statehouse folk are wondering just how […]
Originally published Nov. 24, 2013 I’m giving my age away a little, but I remember an old Johnny Carson monologue about Thanksgiving. (Hint for people under age 40: He was the guy who hosted “The Tonight Show” before Jay Leno and Jimmy Fallon.) It was the Tuesday before Thanksgiving and Johnny asked the audience if […]
ELLIS–The Ellis City Council meeting scheduled for November 16th was postponed to November 23rd because of severe weather. There are no changes to the agenda. Two projects at the Ellis wastewater treatment plant will be reviewed by the Ellis city council during their meeting tonight. Agenda items include an update on the wastewater treatment plant […]
Mike Cooper sits down with Mirta Martin, during his monthly visit with the Fort Hays State University President.
GOVE COUNTY- Two people were injured in an accident just before 6:30p.m. on Sunday in Gove County. 1991 Subaru Legacy driven by Daniel R. Carr, 20, Buena Vista, CO., was eastbound on Interstate 70 four miles west of Grinnell. The vehicle went right onto the shoulder. The driver over-corrected, lost control, the vehicle rotated 180 […]
City of Hays Due to the observance of the Thanksgiving Day, Thursday, November 26th and Friday, November 27th, refuse/recycling route collection schedules will be altered as follows: Crews will start with Monday’s collection routes and progress throughout the week. Crews anticipate that the collection routes will be as followed: o There are no expected changes […]
SHERMAN COUNTY- One person was injured in an accident just before 8p.m. on Sunday in Sherman County. The Kansas Highway Patrol reported a 2002 Dodge Stratus driven by Ramon Z. Orozco, Littleton, Co., was eastbound on Interstate 70 eighteen miles west of Goodland. The vehicle struck the metal guardrail on the south side of the […]
Thanksgiving is looking to be fairly wet across south-central Kansas. Another disturbance could bring a few inches of snow possible by late Saturday into Sunday. Today Sunny, with a high near 63. Light and variable wind becoming south southeast 8 to 13 mph in the afternoon. Tonight Mostly clear, with a low around 32. South […]
By BECKY KISER Hays Post Celebrating Christmas when a family’s child has died is difficult, no matter the age of the child or the parent. The Hays Healing Hearts support group, headquartered at the Center for Life Experiences, 2900 Hall St., hosted its annual holiday Children’s Memorial Tree ornament hanging and dedication Saturday afternoon. Frank […]
FHSU University Relations and Marketing The Voss Advanced Leadership Undergraduate Experience at Fort Hays State University added nine mentors for Fort Hays State University students to the program. The mentors will guide VALUE scholars through their chosen project tracks. Two scholars chose to conduct undergraduate research projects. Dr. Brittany Adams-Pope, an assistant professor at the […]
FHSU University Relations and Marketing Two Fort Hays State University professors did more than just attend the Allied Academies International Convention in Las Vegas. They presented research and case studies, and one of them, Dr. Carrol Haggard, professor of communication studies, has been doing it since the ’90s. Haggard, along with co-author Dr. Patricia Lapoint, […]
GOVE COUNTY- A teen from Oakley was injured in an accident just before 3a.m. on Sunday in Gove County. The Kansas Highway Patrol reported a Chevy Colorado driven by Brady J. Bencken, 18, was eastbound on Interstate 70 three miles west of Kansas 23. The driver attempted to pass another vehicle, lost control of the […]