Home | Tag Archives: ground

Tag Archives: ground

Community Gardens Encourage Capital Growth

ksu-research-extension

By Leslie Manning, 4-H Youth and Community Development Agent - River Valley Extension District The opportunity for a community garden is available to all constituents in the River Valley Extension District who have self-motivation and community partnership. Whether gardener or partner, each role encourages capital growth within the seven areas of the community capital framework: built, natural, social, political, cultural, human ... Read More »

Palmer Playground completed in just 2 days!!

playground-equipment-picture

The community of Palmer has a new playground in the park after the community raised the $30,000 needed, and it was built in just 2 days!! May 17 and 18 many volunteers put the playground equipment together, completing the project ahead of schedule. However, there was a delay in allowing kids to play on it until last week while they waited on ... Read More »

Washington County Storm Damage Report

wind-storm-graphic-300x150

Washington, Palmer, Linn and Hanover seemed to take the brunt of the storm Saturday night as a severe thunderstorm and possibly a tornado did quite a bit of damage, especially in Washington. Sheriff Justin Cordry was driving down Main Street in Washington when the storm hit and he believes damage in Washington was caused by a tornado, maybe not on the ... Read More »

Wymore Man Arrested for Domestic Assault.

generic_graphic_crime_generic_handcuffs_arrest

Trevor M. Hurley of Wymore was arrested for third degree domestic assault, terroristic threats and negligent child abuse following an alleged assault on a woman Tuesday morning. Beatrice Police were dispatched to Beatrice Community Hospital where a woman reported she had been assaulted by her husband. The woman told police that at approximately 11:30 a.m., Hurley, 22, arrived at a ... Read More »

Southeast CC Offering Aviation Ground School On Beatrice Campus

Southeast Community College SCC

A 12-week course that prepares students for the Federal Aviation Administration written exam will begin in January on Southeast Community College’s Beatrice Campus. SCC’s Continuing Education Division is offering Aviation Ground School Tuesday nights from Jan. 10 through March 27. The class will be held from 6-10 p.m. in Room 334 of the Kennedy Center on the Beatrice Campus, 4771 ... Read More »

Moran Blasts Taiwan

First District Kansas Congressman Jerry Moran had some tough words for Taiwan late last week. Congressman Moran blasted the Taiwanese government after the island nation’s Parliament voted to block imports of U.S. beef products. Moran said, “The failure to repeal the decision to block imports of U.S. ground beef and beef offal, risks jeopardizing future trade agreements between the U.S. ... Read More »

Effort to Restore Power Nearly Complete

Rolling Hills Electric Cooperative is reporting that it should complete the effort to restore power to the residents of Republic, Washington and Cloud Counties shortly. Rolling Hills Manager Doug Johnson said, “It’s a very slow process, we have put a lot of poles in the ground and we are moving through a lot of mud.” It has been a week ... Read More »

Jayhawks Drop Duke 44-16, Improve to 3-0

LAWRENCE, Kan. – Kansas senior quarterback Todd Reesing threw for 338 yards and three touchdowns and also collected 51 yards on the ground to lead Kansas to a 44-16 win over Duke on a sunny Saturday afternoon at Memorial Stadium. The win improved Kansas to 3-0 on the season, marking the second time in the last three seasons the Jayhawks ... Read More »