By CRISTINA JANNEY Hays Post Paul Adams, a Fort Hays State University professor, has filed to run for a second term on the Hays USD 489 school board. Adams, 58, joins a field of eight other candidates for four open positions on the board, including fellow incumbent Luke Oborny and newcomers Craig Pallister, Lori Hertel, […]
Accessibility-focused park honored for meaningful contributions to Kansas community The Accessible Recreation Complex (ARC Park) that is being constructed in Hays was recognized by Robcom LLC and Cenex, the energy brand of CHS, for being a unique source of pride in the community. ARC Park is an accessible play space for children of all abilities that […]
Submitted The Hays Optimist Club is proud to present a $10,000 contribution to the ARC of the Central Plains for the accessible park that they are constructing at the site of the Seven Hills Optimist Park. Twenty plus years ago the Optimists in conjunction with the City of Hays provided funds to build a shelter […]
Kansas voters who threw far-right Republicans out of office in 2016 and elected Laura Kelly as governor in 2018 should be pleased that state finance is on the mend after facing bankruptcy three short years ago. In assessing the condition of state finance at the close of the 2019 legislative session, Kansans should not forget […]
By CRISTINA JANNEY Hays Post After 37 years working in schools, former Hays Middle School Principal Craig Pallister is seeking to get back into education. He filed this week to run for the Hays USD 489 school board. Pallister, 65, joins a field of eight other candidates for four open positions on the board, including […]
Sara Bloom, Downtown Hays Development Corp. director, on Bach’s Lunch.
Harold W. White, age 90, passed away on Wednesday, June 5, 2019 at the Park Lane Nursing Home in Scott City, Kansas. He was born on October 14, 1928 in Tyron, Nebraska, the son of Roy and Rena Robertson White. A resident of Scott City, Kansas, since 1947 moving from Pueblo, Colorado, he was the […]
Dorothy Irene (Marvin) Avery, daughter of Warner John and Martha Jane (Gunter) Marvin, was born Feb. 1, 1929 in Oberlin, Kansas, and went to her eternal home on June 3, 2019 at the age of 90. She grew up in Oberlin and was baptized in Christ at the Oberlin Federated Church. She graduated from Decatur […]
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A Montana man dubbed the AK-47 bandit and accused of holding up banks in several states over a five-year period has been sentenced in a Nebraska federal court to 35 years in prison. Richard Gathercole, of Roundup, Montana, received the maximum sentence Wednesday after pleading guilty in March to bank robbery. […]
Shawn Michael Hynes was born June 18, 1977 in Hays, KS and passed away June 1, 2019 as a result of a car accident in rural Saline County. Shawn grew up and worked in Salina and the surrounding areas. He loved to be outside, working with his hands and tinkering with just about anything and […]
DOWNS—Elaine Mann, 87, formerly of Norton, passed away June 5, 2019. She was born June 23, 1931, the daughter of Dayton and Margaret (Miller) Halderman. She is preceded in death by her husband, Donald; sister, Eileen Hickman; son, Kenneth Mann and granddaughter, Kendra Mann-O’Brien. She is survived by her children: Kennis Mann (Joan) of Leawood, […]
Freda Fay Duell, aged 96, died peacefully on Monday, June 3, 2019 at the Wallace County Community Care Center, Sharon Springs, Kansas. Freda was born Sept. 21, 1922, in Appleton City, Missouri, the daughter of Lawrence and Josie Purvis. While in Goodland, she met her lifelong love and partner, Elmer Duell. They were married July 28, […]
Isabel Carman Lesh, passed away June 3, 2019, in Hugoton, Kansas, at the age of 89. Funeral services will at 10:30 a.m. Saturday, June 8, 2019, at the Enfield Funeral Home in Norton. Burial will be in the Norton Cemetery. Visitation will be from 5 to 7 p.m.Friday, June 7, 2019, at the funeral home.