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Wamego City Meeting 10-6-15

Wamego’s city sales tax, along with its portion of the county sales tax, is up about two percent this month, but that doesn’t tell the whole ... read the rest»

Banning Dangerous Dog Breeds

As the Westmoreland City Council met on Thursday, over two months had passed since an American Bully Pit Bull went under the fence and attacked a lawnmower ... read the rest»

St. Marys City Commission on Tuesday, October 6

City Golf Course Management The St. Marys City Commission will be looking at the future of the golf course, beginning at the Oct. 20 meeting. After ... read the rest»

83rd Kansas Junior Livestock Show results

Livestock shown by young exhibitors from across the state were named champions at the 83rd Kansas Junior Livestock Show, proudly sponsored by Cargill.... read the rest»

Alma City Meeting

An Alma citizen presented some concerns about the money the city has been spending to the council on Tuesday night. The issues brought forth were $7,800 ... read the rest»

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Mill Creek Valley Jr High Cross Country Results

At: Rock Creek Date: 9-29-2015 Weather: nice BOYS: 8th Grade: Luke Stuhlsatz 2nd 11:18 Brendan Dugger 34th 18:15 7th Grade: Austin Henderson 33rd 6:39 ... read the rest»

Rossville Rolls to 4-0

The defending 3A state champion Rossville Bulldawgs rolled to a convincing 62-14 victory over their Mid-East League rival, the Riley County Falcons for ... read the rest»

Mustang volleyball team traveled to Seneca

The Mustang volleyball team traveled to Seneca Saturday, Sept. 12, for the Nemaha Central 10-team tournament. The ladies easily defeated Riverside in ... read the rest»

KVA Announces 2015 Week 1 Volleyball Rankings

September 9, 2015, Topeka, KS -- The Kansas Volleyball Association is pleased to announce the 2015 Week 1 Volleyball Rankings sponsored by PrepVolleyball.... read the rest»
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Born October 10th
1900: Helen Hayes, American actress.
1901: Alberto Giacometti, sculptor and painter.
1920: Thelonius Monk, jazz pianist and composer.
1924: James Clavell, novelist (Shogun, Noble House).
1930: Harold Pinter, British playwright (The Homecoming, Betrayal).
October 10th
in history
1733: France declares war on Austria over the question of Polish succession.
1789: In Versailles France, Joseph Guillotin says the most humane way of carrying out a death sentence is decapitation by a single blow of a blade.
1794: Russian General Alexander Vasilyevich Suvorov crushes the rebel Polish army at Maciejowice, Poland. Alexander Suvorov won many battles, but a retreat was the crowning achievement of his military career.
1845: The U.S. Naval Academy is founded at Annapolis, Md.Naval historian and theorist Alfred Thayer Mahan.
1863: The first telegraph line to Denver is completed.