FHSU Athletics WACO, Texas – Fort Hays State remains No. 18 for a second straight week in the AFCA Division II Top 25 Poll, released on Monday. Fort Hays State is one of three MIAA schools in the Top 25 this week. The Tigers are now 3-1 overall after a 55-20 win at Missouri Southern […]
John R. Gilgenbach, 80, passed away Friday, September 14, 2018 at the Andbe Home in Norton, Kansas. On December 11, 1937, he was born to Peter and Isabelle (Jensen) Gilgenbach, in Waukon, Allamakee County, Iowa. He attended McGregor Schools and graduated from McGregor High School with the class of 1955. He attended two years of […]
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — The developer of the Keystone XL oil pipeline says it plans to start construction next year, after the U.S. State Department concluded major environmental damage from a leak is unlikely and could quickly be mitigated. TransCanada spokesman Matthew John said Monday that the company remains committed to moving ahead with the […]
Preliminary estimates reported by the Kansas Department of Labor (KDOL) and Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) show a seasonally adjusted unemployment rate of 3.3 percent in August. This was down from 3.4 percent in July and down from 3.6 percent in August 2017. The unemployment rate in Ellis County fell nearly half a percentage point […]
Education program honors Kansas insurance professional and New York high school teacher Independent Insurance Agents and Brokers of America ALEXANDRIA, Va. – InVEST has awarded the 2018 InVEST Teacher of the Year Award to Linda Bruno, a business teacher at Dryden High School in upstate New York and the 2018 InVEST Volunteer of the Year […]
Goodland resident, Patricia Ann Smith, 63, passed away unexpectedly at her home in Goodland on Thursday, September 20, 2018. Patricia was born on July 20, 1955 in Cleveland, Mississippi to Billy Tom and Mary Olene (Beach) Dempsey. She was one of 3 children. She grew up in Greenwood, Mississippi and graduated from Pillow Academy in […]
Van Luke Zerr, 64, of Gove, passed away peacefully at his home Sunday, September 23, 2018. Van was born April 23, 1954, to Nickolas and Frances Zerr, in Quinter, KS. He married Claudia Gaye Zerr on March 14, 1981. Gaye took a big part of his heart when she passed away July 13, 2005. They […]
KJLS HUTCHINSON – More than 800 youth from 93 counties, including Ellis County, have entered 2,026 head of livestock in the 86th annual Kansas Junior Livestock Show (KJLS). The total includes 125 market steers, 363 breeding heifers, 245 market hogs, 313 breeding gilts, 308 market lambs, 294 breeding ewes, 203 market goats and 175 commercial doe kids. The […]
Kenneth F. Helton, age 77 of St. Francism passed away Friday 21, 2018 at Rose Memorial Hospital in Denver. Kenneth was born to Ben and Lavetta (Critchfield) Helton in Canon City, Colorado. Kenneth graduated from Edson High School, in 1960. He attended college at Fort Hays State University. He married Sherry West on May 12, […]
July 08, 1950 – September 21, 2018 There will be no visitation or services. Pauls Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
February 1, 1937 – September 21, 2018 Mary L. Griffin, age 81, of WaKeeney, passed away, Friday, September 21, 2018 at Trego County Lemke Memorial Hospital, WaKeeney. Cremation was chosen and services are not planned at this time.
By DAVID PANIAN The (Adrian, Mich.) Daily Telegram ADRIAN, Mich. — Four candidates will be interviewed next week to be Adrian’s next city administrator. The four candidates are from in Michigan and out of state and have varied experiences in city government. They are: — Nathan Burd, village administrator and clerk in Wolverine Lake. — Natasha […]