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Children's Art Show in NOTO

An array of work from the area’s youngest up and coming artists will be on display in the NOTO Arts District on Saturday, October 24 at the first-ever ... read the rest»

MKC Makes Top 100 List of Ag Co-ops by USDA

MOUNDRIDGE — MKC was listed No. 69 in the United States Department of Agriculture’s annual rankings of the nation’s Top 100 Largest ... read the rest»

1st Annual Emmett Fall Fest

1st Annual Emmett Fall Fest, October 17th, Emmett Grade School. *Vendors beginning at 8 a.m. *Kiddie Activities *Memorial Slow Pitch Tournament (Honor ... read the rest»


The Wamego Technology Center has several helpful and fun offerings for all ages this fall with even more in the works! We can’t wait for another ... read the rest»

Driveway Variance for Rural Subdivision

The fear of setting a new precedence in rural subdivisions throughout the county apparently won the day for county commissioner’s Weixelman and ... read the rest»

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Rossville football continues to Roll

The number one team in class 3A continues roll through their schedule. This week it was the Centralia Panthers who faced Rossville and the result looked ... read the rest»

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»
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Born October 13th
1909: Herblock (Herbert Lawrence Block), multiple Pulitzer Prize-winning political cartoonist.
1910: Ernest Kellogg Gann, pilot and adventure novelist (Island in the Sky, The High and Mighty).
1910: Art Tatum, American jazz pianist.
1925: Margaret Thatcher, the first female UK prime minister (1979-1990).
1926: Ray Brown, jazz bass player.
October 13th
in history
1399: Henry IV of England is crowned.
1670: Virginia passes a law that blacks arriving in the colonies as Christians cannot be used as slaves.
1775: The Continental Congress authorizes construction of two warships, thus instituting an American naval force. The Constitution, twice came close to oblivion.
1776: Benedict Arnold is defeated at Lake Champlain.
1792: President George Washington lays the cornerstone for the White House.