Amazing Race continues to live up to name

  The Amazing Race of Phillips County is a unique event that helps the Phillips County Community Foundation raise $50,000 in contributions that match a $50,000 challenge grant from the […]

Ronald McDonald House aids area families

A Foundation grant to the Ronald McDonald House Charities Adopt a Room initiative will help improve quality of life for area families weathering the storm of a pediatric medical crisis. […]

Art club provides creative outlet

PALCO – Workshops sponsored by the Palco Art Club are giving area resident the opportunity to learn and refine artistic techniques. The club, which has been in existence more than […]

Colby hospital starts daycare for staff families

COLBY – When availability of childcare became an issue for Citizens Medical Center employees, many of whom work 12-hour shifts, the Citizens Clubhouse childcare center was created on the grounds […]

Fort Wallace event commemorates battle

FORT WALLACE – A magnificent and colorful panorama of 45 historical re-enactors in full costume and 30 horses greeted the audience of nearly 500 people who came to witness the […]

Beloit students don’t have to calculate the cost

BELOIT – Students in upper level math courses at Beloit Junior-Senior High School now have access to state-of-the-art graphing calculators. The cost of the TI-84 Plus CE color graphing calculators […]

Robotics equipment enhances education at Fort Hays

HAYS – Students in Fort Hays State University’s Department of Applied Technology can now learn industrial applications using new state-of-the-art robotic equipment. Five Scorbot ER4U replaced aging Rhino Robotic systems, […]

Arrow hits the mark in Oberlin

OBERLIN – A tool to fix or work on bows is getting frequent use from 4-H students and area archers. The bow press, purchased by the Oberlin Archery Foundation with […]