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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 13th
1902: Georges Simenon, novelist.
1910: William B. Shockley, physicist, co-inventor of the transistor.
1919: Tennessee Ernie Ford, country and gospel singer.
1923: Charles Chuck Yeager, American test pilot, the first man to break the sound barrier.
1933: Kim Novak, actress.
February 13th
in history
1865: The Confederacy approves the recruitment of slaves as soldiers, as long as the approval of their owners is gained.
1866: Jesse James holds up his first bank.
1914: The American Society of Composers, Authors and Publishers (ASCAP) is founded.
1936: First social security checks are put in the mail.
1945: The Royal Air Force Bomber Command devastates the German city of Dresden with night raids by 873 heavy bombers. The attacks are joined by 521 American heavy bombers flying daylight raids.

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