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Today Declared Quarter Day in Beatrice

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Tuesday February 10th has been declared Quarter Day in Beatrice. The designation is in conjunction with the release of a new quarter featuring the Homestead National Monument, which is the first in a series of coins to be minted highlighting national monuments. The Beatrice City Council recently approved the proclamation for Quarter Day, which coincides with a launch ceremony held ...

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Richardson To Be Honored By The Marysville American Legion; Public Invited

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The Marysville American Legion will honor Caleb Richardson of Marysville as the Post Boy Scout of the Year Wednesday evening, with a 7 p.m. ceremony open to the public. This is among a statewide effort to honor at least one youth in each community where the American Legion has a post.

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Kansas White Way Centennial Car Run Saturday

A celebration commemorating the Centennial Kansas White Way car run is planned Saturday. The auto tour begins simultaneously at 8 a.m. in Concordia from the Brown Grand Opera House, and in Atchison from the county historical society museum, meeting in Frankfort at 2 p.m. for a commemoration ceremony. The event marks a grass root effort in 1914 that covered the same route, then designated as the Kansas ...

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Large Crowd on hand for sign unveiling ceremony.

Nearly 100 people, including more than a dozen Legion Riders, were on hand Monday afternoon for the Sign Unveiling Ceremony to honor Sgt. Joseph Zutterman, Jr and Spc. Michael T. Martin at Marysville City Hall. Kansas Transportation Secretary Mike King emceed the event and introduced the speakers, which included Senator Elaine Bowers of Concordia, who was there in place of Rep. ...

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Gage County Relay For Life is this Saturday

The Gage County Relay for Life will be this Saturday at the Gage County Fairgrounds in Beatrice. It starts at noon with a celebration lunch for registered survivors followed by the opening ceremony and victory walk at 1 pm. A silent auction will run from 1 pm to 9:30 pm. The caregivers lap will be at 8 pm and the ...

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24 seniors from area to become Kansas Honor Scholars

24 seniors from Marshall and Washington Counties will be recognized in a ceremony this Thursday for their academic achievements.  They will become Kansas Honor Scholars during the ceremony, scheduled for 6:30 pm with dinner and a program at St. Monica-St. Elizabeth Catholic Church Hall in Blue Rapids.  Those being inducted include, Laura Heiman, Kendra Holthaus, Aaron Schmelzle, and Audrey Schmitz ...

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Centralia Honors Riggins Family

Centralia schools honored the Riggins family, Eugene, Mildred, Frank, John, and Bill Friday night by dedicating the field and naming it “Riggins Field.” Frank, John, and Bill were on hand for the ceremony prior to the game with Troy. Centralia Athletic Director Larry Glatczak said the ceremony included the entire Centralia and Troy teams lining up on both sides of ...

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Graduation Ceremonies Scheduled

Area schools will hold their graduation ceremonies this weekend.  Axtell will graduate 9 seniors on Saturday at 2 p.m.  B&B Baileyville will graduate 16 seniors at their ceremony on Sunday at 10:30 a.m.  Linn will hand out diplomas to 15 graduates Sunday at 1:00 p.m.  Nemaha Valley graduates 36 students at 1:30 p.m. on Sunday.  Washington County graduation ceremony will ...

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K-State Spring Game Scheduled For Saturday At “The Bill”

MANHATTAN, Kan. – K-State Athletics and the Wildcat football program will host numerous events the weekend of April 27-28, highlighted by the 1:10 p.m. Purple/White spring football game at Bill Snyder Family Stadium on Saturday. The 28th annual Powercat Golf Tournament at Colbert Hills Golf Course will kick off the weekend on Friday with a shotgun start at 10 a.m. ...

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Kansas Celebrates 150 Years with a Variety of Events

TOPEKA, KS-The Kansas Historical Society invites the public to participate in Kansas Day commemorations January 27-30. Although Kansas Day is officially Saturday, January 29, this year’s events span several days to kick off a year of events commemorating the 150th anniversary of Kansas statehood. The Historical Society’s Kansas Day events include: . Kansas 150 Stamp First Day of Issue Ceremony ...

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