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Perez carries Larned to first state berth since 2005 - Great Bend Tribune
HOISINGTON — Larned rallied past Russell 6-4 to capture the Class 4A Division 2 baseball regional and qualify for the state baseball tournament. It’s Larned’s first state baseball trip since 2005. Larned’s Isiah Perez delivered five RBIs and ...
Good attendance gets wheels - Great Bend Tribune
The staff at Riley Elementary School had a dilemma; local donors were providing four bikes to give away for perfect attendance, but the school had five students who never missed a day of school, showed up late or left early. So, the staff pitched in and ...
Klusener receives '50 Year Award' - Great Bend Tribune
TOPEKA — The Kansas Funeral Directors Association Inc. held its 118th Annual Convention May 11-13 at the Capitol Plaza Hotel, Topeka. At the KFDA Funeral Directors Convention, funeral directors and embalmers gathered to participate in many educational ...
Shafer Gallery to host “Finding Balance: A Landscape Exhibit” - Great Bend Tribune
DeleteThe Shafer Art Gallery’s summer exhibit “Finding Balance” is now open and will end with a closing reception from 6-8 p.m. Friday, August 7. The exhibit is curated by Fort Hays State Art Instructor Joel T. Dugan. It is a compilation of artists ...
Barton Community College honors graduates at Fort Riley - Great Bend Tribune
Barton Community College at Fort Riley celebrated the graduation of more than 242 students on Thursday at Riley’s Conference Center. Of those graduating, more than 100 chose to walk. The ceremony was in conjunction with other schools who are members of ...
Group encourages others to seek grief support - Great Bend Tribune
Anyone who doubts the value of grief support might feel differently after listening to participants in recent sessions sponsored by Golden Belt Home Health & Hospice (GBHH&H). All said they had benefited from the experience and would recommend it to anyone ...
St. Rose’s Dr. Doerfler encourages preventing, controlling hypertension - Great Bend Tribune
During a conversation about high blood pressure, Jill Doerfler, M.D., uses the phrase “silent killer” on several occasions. Since the condition doesn’t usually have symptoms, the phrase accurately describes what can happen if it is left untreated ...
Sunflower early education teachers seek most up-to-date information - Great Bend Tribune
Leaders of the early education programs at Sunflower Diversified Services have a track record of seeking advanced training about perhaps the most important part of children’s lives – social/emotional development. And once again, they have taken it to ...
Not just a holiday - Great Bend Tribune
Memorial Day is the traditional start to summer as folks begin dreaming of vacations, picnics and time in the sun. But, the observance “is not about celebrating the beginning of the summer season or a holiday from work. Today is a solemn day of ...
Panthers post impressive day at regional; 24 headed to state - Great Bend Tribune
LIBERAL— A total of 24 student-athletes will represent Great Bend High School at next weekend’s state track and field championships in Wichita. Following a cloudy and rain-driven Friday at regional, 14 boys and 10 girls will make the trip to Cessna ...
Great Bend softball to play Blue Valley West - Great Bend Tribune
WICHITA -- Great Bend's softball team (20-2) will play Blue Valley West (17-5) at 7 p.m. May 28 at Two Rivers Complex in Wichita in the Class 5A state softball tournament. The Panthers would play the winner of Topeka Seaman or Valley Center in the semifinals.
Barton baseball to hold skills camp in June - Great Bend Tribune
The Barton Community College baseball program in conjunction with the Big Bend Batters Box will conduct a 3-day baseball skills camp in June. The camp will be held at Lawson-Biggs Field on the campus of Barton. The camp will run from June 8-10 in the morning.
Unbeaten Troy headlines 2A baseball field - Great Bend Tribune
Unbeaten Troy (19-0) is top seeded in the Class 2-1A state baseball tournament scheduled May 28-29 at the Great Bend Sports Complex. Troy will play Salina Sacred Heart (8-13) in its opener at 11 a.m. May 28. Other first-round games are Inman (12-10) vs.
James leads Cavs to 94-82 win over Hawks, 2-0 series lead - Great Bend Tribune
ATLANTA (AP) — Forget the Big Three. One is enough for the Cleveland Cavaliers, as long as it’s the King. LeBron James scored 30 points and the Cavaliers took total command of the Eastern Conference final even without injured star Kyrie Irving, beating ...
Warriors head to Houston up 2-0 - Great Bend Tribune
HOUSTON (AP) — Stephen Curry has been playing like the MVP he is to help the Golden State Warriors to 2-0 lead in the Western Conference finals. Now things get tougher as the Warriors head to Houston for two games beginning Saturday night. Curry scored ...