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Rock Chalk Weekly: DiMarco Follows Passion for Golf From an Early Age



Kansas senior Gabriella "Gabby" DiMarco has spent her entire life around the game of golf.  Growing up in West Chester, Pennsylvania, DiMarco loved spending time with her father, Steve.  Her dad was a huge golfer and she took every opportunity to be with him whenever she could.  When her dad would say that he was going to the golf course, she was always first to ask if she could come.

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The 2nd Annual Blue Rapids Oktoberfest Set For October 11th

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From its humble roots as a community fish fry with a nod toward the agricultural celebration of Oktoberfest, the 2nd annual Blue Rapids Oktoberfest has grown this year into a half-day event with an emphasis on autumn, Halloween and community involvement. The event begins at 1 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 11 at the 4-H Building and Floral Hall on the ...

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USD 113 Prairie Hills School Board Meeting Notes

USD 113 Prairie Hills School Board met Monday, and voted to put a capital outlay tax, not to exceed 8 mills, on the November ballot. The continuous and permanent levy would allow the district greater flexibility in how outlay funds are used, a provision which was included in recent school finance legislation. A protest petition initiated by Jim Scoby and ...

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Jeff Mittie Named New Kansas State Women’s Basketball Coach

MANHATTAN, Kan. – Jeff Mittie, one of the winningest active coaches in NCAA Division I with more than 450 career wins, 15 postseason appearances, nine conference titles and five conference coach of the year honors in 22 years of coaching, has been named the ninth head women’s basketball coach at Kansas State, Athletics Director John Currie announced on Tuesday. Mittie ...

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Congressman Huelskamp Accepting Applications for Interns

WASHINGTON — The Office of Congressman Tim Huelskamp is now accepting applications for an internship opportunity in the Washington, D.C., Salina, Dodge City, and Hutchinson, Kansas offices. “I encourage applications for internships from college students or recent graduates who want to learn firsthand how Congress operates and how federal legislation affects Kansas,” Congressman Huelskamp said. “This is a unique experience ...

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Blue Valley Tele-Communications To Host Business Fair

Blue Valley Tele-Communications will host their 4th business fair on Wednesday, October 23 from 9:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m. at their location in Home, Kan. The event is designed to provide small business owners, managers, and key personnel the opportunity to network with others from the area as well as participate in informational sessions pertaining to the challenges facing small rural businesses. ...

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Sen. Moran accepting applications for internships

U.S. Senator Jerry Moran (R-Kan.) today announced he is accepting applications for congressional internships in his Washington, D.C., and Kansas offices for fall 2013. “Congressional internships offer Kansas students a great opportunity to learn about Congress and the legislative process,” Sen. Moran said. “I hope to give Kansans an opportunity similar to the one I had serving in a congressional ...

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Public Affairs: Flint Hills Frontiers

Scott More and Jeff Adams were our guests on the KNDY Public Affairs program then past two weeks to discuss the Flint Hills Frontier Vision Meetings held in Marysville and Waterville in February & March. Get the complete two-part interview below. About Flint Hills Frontiers Flint Hills Frontiers is an opportunity to come together and explore the future of our ...

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RSVP honoring Martin Luther King, Jr. by collecting eyeglasses

The country celebrates Martin Luther King Day on January 21 this year.  RSVP will honor Dr. King throughout the month of January by collecting eyeglasses the entire month  for the Lions Club. Donating used eye glasses, lenses or frames can change someone’s life. Please consider donating those glasses you are not using in your drawer so that someone else can ...

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Koester House Museum to have open house Sunday

The Koester House Museum will have an open house this Sunday from 1-6 p.m.  It’ll be a chance to drop by and see the decorated bird cages, join in caroling and enjoy a cup of hot cider or punch and cookies.  You’re encouraged to stop by before or after the Marshall County Community Choir performance at the First Christian Church, ...

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