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Marshall Co. Partnership For Growth Elects Board Members


Marshall County Partnership for Growth recently elected Rob Peschel Chair, and Jerrod Smith Vice Chair at the first meeting of the recently named investor board, which was established with the goal of promoting economic development in Marshall County. Libby Brinegar was elected Treasurer, and Charlise Hilton Secretary. Other board members are Karen Swearingen, Don King, Mikah Kee, Brian Thomason, and …

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Farm Accident Near Frankfort Claims Manhattan Mans Life

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A farm accident in Marshall County Saturday evening claimed the life of Ted Samuelson, 81, of Manhattan. He was pushing brush on his family farm southeast of Frankfort when a tree fell on his tractor. The accident happened around 6:30 p.m. three miles east of Highway K-99 on Valley Road. Samuelson was reported dead at the scene.

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Frankfort & Marysville Student Artists Works On Display In Marysville


A competitive show of work by art students from Frankfort and Marysville high school is the current exhibit at the Lee Dam Center for Fine Art. The show was hung by students and their teachers, Joni Steffes of Frankfort and April Spicer of Marysville. An award reception was held Sunday, March 8th, at the Center. Frankfort students exhibiting work are: …

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Kansas Supreme Court Upholds Brammer Conviction


The Kansas Supreme Court last Friday upheld the conviction of Jason Lee Brammer, of Frankfort, who was found guilty by a Marshall County Jury on charges of involuntary manslaughter while driving under the influence of alcohol, and having no liability insurance. The charges stem from an accident in 2009 that claimed the life of Marysville teenager Taylor White, when the …

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Area High School Basketball Scoreboard – Dec. 12th


North Central Kansas League Boys Abilene 53, Augusta 51 Concordia 65, Smoky Valley 41 El Dorado 56, Chapman 46 Marysville 66, Clay Center 56 Nemaha Central 50, Wamego 49 Twin Valley League Boys Axtell 50, Linn 21 Blue Valley 62, St. Xavier 35 Centralia at Wetmore (No Report) Doniphan West 62, Frankfort 42 Hanover 55, Troy 50 OT Onaga 52, …

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Election Day Tuesday; Handful Of Local Races On The Ballot


Tuesday is Election Day. Polls will be open from 7 a.m. – 7 p.m., and a photo I.D. is required to vote. Relatively little in the way of local races on the ballot in Marshall and Washington counties. USD 113 Prairie Hills, including patrons in Marshall and Nemaha counties, will decide whether or not to allow raising the capital outlay …

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KSHSAA Sub-State Volleyball Brackets Released


The Kansas State High School Activities Association released the sub-state volleyball tournament bracket for area high schools. CLASS 4A D-I: TOPEKA-HAYDEN – Bobby Taul, Manager (1 Court) Abilene, Ottawa, Topeka-Hayden, Wamego CLASS 4A D-II: CHAPMAN – Clint Merritt, Manager (1 Court) Chapman, Clay Center Community, Holton, St. George-Rock Creek LARNED – Dustin Wilson, Manager (1 Court) Concordia, Hays-Thomas More Prep-Marian, …

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Twin Valley League Volleyball Report – Week #5

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Team League Overall Centralia 10-0 21-1 Washington County 9-1 15-1 Valley Heights 8-2 15-6 Axtell 6-3 13-8 Troy 5-3 8-9 Frankfort 6-5 12-9 Linn 6-5 19-9 Hanover 4-5 11-11 Clifton-Clyde 3-7 8-14 Onaga 2-7 7-12 Doniphan West 2-7 7-13 Blue Valley 1-8 1-20 Wetmore 1-10 2-18 Scores from September 30, 2014 *Axtell vs Blue Valley did not play *Clifton-Clyde def …

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