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Wasted Opportunity

Sewer Grant Denied Bad news is never welcome, but on Thursday, February 11 the Westmoreland City Council listened to Garrett Nordstrom with Governmental ... read the rest»

Chamber Recital by KWU Faculty and Students in Lindsborg Feb. 21

Salina, Kan. — Jesse Henkensiefken, director of Orchestras and String Studies at Kansas Wesleyan University and principal cellist for the Salina ... read the rest»

Konza Prairie is Focus of Smoky Hills Audubon Society Talk

Salina — The Smoky Hills Audubon Society will hold its monthly meeting on Thursday, Feb. 18, 2016, at Kansas Wesleyan University in Peters Science ... read the rest»


How can I support local businesses, contribute to a worthwhile charitable organization, and have an enjoyable night of Christian fellowship all at the ... read the rest»

25 Kansas Lottery Players Win $1,000 each in Second-Chance Drawing

TOPEKA — Twenty-five Kansas Lottery players can pamper themselves or a loved one after winning $1,000 cash each in the "2by2 Pampers You" second-chance ... read the rest»

Sports top 5

2016 WHS freshman-C team basketball invitational

Saturday, February 13, 2016 Wamego Freshman Boys Invitational Saturday Games HOME TEAM WEARS WHITE/LIGHT UNIFORMS 9:30 AM Lower gym · Lower Gym- ... read the rest»

Rock Creek Basketball

Boys The Rock Creek varsity boys had two games this week one that was great and one that was not so hot. They started off the week on Monday, ... read the rest»

Friday nights game

We will not be playing a 9th (C-team) girls game at Clay Center this Friday, Dec.... read the rest»

Wamego wrestling results

The Wamego Red Raider grapplers placed third at their home invitational on Saturday, with Alec Pierson and Tyler Patrick winning their events. "We had ... read the rest»

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Born February 14th
1819: Christopher Latham Sholes, inventor of the first practical typewriter.
1845: Quinton Hogg, English philanthropist.
1859: George Washington Gale Ferris, inventor of the Ferris Wheel.
1894: Jack Benny, comedian, radio and television performer...and violinist.
1894: Mary Lucinda Cardwell Dawson, founded the National Negro Opera Company (NNOC) and was appointed to President John F. Kennedy's National Committee on Music.
February 14th
in history
1924: Thomas Watson founds International Business Machines Corp.
1939: Germany launches the battleship Bismark.
1940: Britain announces that all merchant ships will be armed.
1942: Japanese paratroopers attack Sumatra. Aidan MacCarthy's RAF unit flew to Palembang, in eastern Sumatra, where 30 Royal Australian Air Force Lockheed A-28 Hudson bombers were waiting.
1945: 800 Allied aircraft firebomb the German city of Dresden. Smaller followup bombing raids last until April with a total death toll of between 35,000 to 130,000 civillians.

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