Home | Tag Archives: program (page 2)

Tag Archives: program

Washington County Commissioners Meeting Wrap-Up

washington-county-kansas-court-house

Washington County Commissioners met Monday. Teryl Goeckel of Washington asked commissioners to consider adopting the Rural Enterprise Zone Program which is administered by the Kansas Department of Commerce, and offers incentives on income tax and student loan repayments for individuals willing to move to one of the counties designated by the program. Washington County is one of fifty counties in ... Read More »

MCAC and EUCC sponsoring handbell concert

handbell-300x150

The Marshall County Arts Cooperative and the Evangelical United Church of Christ are partnering to present a special handbell concert.  The groups are hosting guest artist, Kristine Stout, handbell soloist from Joybell on Thursday, May 9, 2013 for a concert entitled “In-Cred-i-Bell!”   The concert is scheduled for 7:00 p.m. at the Lee Dam Center for Fine Art, 201 South 9th ... Read More »

PQA+ Certifcation program coming up May 10 in Beatrice

Nebraska Extension

University of Nebraska Extension in Gage County is hosting the last Pork Quality Assurance plus (PQA+) certification and re-certification program before the new system comes into place in June 2013. The PQA+ session will be held at 2:00 PM, Friday May 10 at the Extension Office Meeting Room on the Fairgrounds in Beatrice. All Southeast Nebraska and Northeast Kansas pork ... Read More »

Gap Financing available to anyone wanting to start or expand business

department-of-commerce-300x150

Marshall County will have the opportunity to be included in a federal Economic Development Administration (EDA) program thanks to the efforts of the Marshall County Partnership for Growth. The program allows any Marshall County bank to access a revolving loan program administered by the North Central Regional Planning Commission (NCRPC) to provide “gap financing” to businesses wishing to expand, entrepreneurs ... Read More »

CMH taking Scholarship Applications

cmh-hospital

Community Memorial Healthcare (CMH) announces applications are now available for the Hoppenstedt Nursing Scholarship. Made possible through the Henry W. Hoppenstedt Trust, the scholarship will be awarded to a student who has been accepted into a registered nursing program at an accredited school of nursing. Applicants must be a graduate of a Marshall County High School, have proof of admittance to an accredited nursing program, ... Read More »

SCC machining program celebrates expansion with new name

Southeast Community College Logo

Southeast Community College’s long-time Machine Tool Technology program has a new name to go along with soon-to-be-completed new and remodeled space. The program’s new name is Precision Machining and Automation Technology, and it also will begin offering two focus areas instead of three: Tool Maker and Computer Numerical Control and Automation. “This is a better reflection of the current technology ... Read More »

Applications being taken for Tuttle Creek Watershed program

kansas-center-for-agricultural-resources-enviroment-300x150

Applications are being taken for the Tuttle Creek Watershed Restoration and Protection Strategy Cost Share Program.  It is for farmers and livestock producers in Marshall and Washington Counties within the Lower Little and Big Blue River Watersheds.  Applications are available at your local Conservation District offices.  You may also contact them for cost share rates, program summary, and details.  In ... Read More »

Walk Kansas begins Monday

walk-kansas-graphic

The Walk Kansas Fitness Challenge begins Monday.  It’s a 10 week health and fitness program encouraging teams of 4 or individuals to log minutes of activities.  Anything from mowing the lawn, raking the leaves, simply going for a walk or run, to exercising all count toward your minutes.  The goal is to help people learn to make physical activity a habit and improve ... Read More »

River Valley Extension District sponsoring 2 Workshops this week

ksu-research-extension

PUBLISHER NOTE: The Feb. 21st Trich in Animal Traceability is cancelled due to inclement weather. Please visit the RiverValley Extension website at http://www.rivervalley.ksu.edu/ for the latest information.   Advance registration is requested for each of two upcoming programs presented by the River Valley Extension District.  A program on trich in animal traceability is planned Thursday, Feb. 21 in Belleville at the 4-H Building on the fairgrounds.  ... Read More »

Centralia Native Bob Fisher To Be Featured On The Tonight Show

The_Tonight_Show_NBC_3

Basketball sharp-shooter Bob Fisher hails from Centralia, Kansas and holds 14 world records related to shooting a basketball. Through these accomplishments, he will be featured on The Tonight Show with Jay Leno on Tuesday, February 12th. The show airs at 10:35 P.M. on NBC affiliates across the nation, and locally on KSNT 27 Topeka. Charles Barkley will also be on ... Read More »