New scholarship opportunities added at NCK Tech

BELOIT – Ten new endowed scholarship funds have been created after the new position of director of advancement for the North Central Kansas Technical College Endowment Association and Foundation was […]

AV equipment brings interactive possibilities

GRAINFIELD – The addition of a large screen television and computer equipment to provide conferencing capabilities in a meeting room in the Grainfield Community Building has given the community an […]

Fundraising goal met in Rawlins County

ATWOOD – The ACE Foundation that supports Rawlins County projects and activities exceeded its fund-raising goal during the December match month and will receive a full $50,000 in matching funds […]

Oakley hosts national cornhusking competition

OAKLEY – In the 50th year that Oakley hosted the Kansas state cornhusking contest, the national contest and festival were held there the following day. The contests, held Oct. 16 […]

Republic County foundation meets its match

BELLEVILLE – The Republic County Community Foundation far surpassed the donations required to take full advantage of matching funds from the Dane G. Hansen Foundation. Donors contributed more than $130,000 […]

Beloit’s downtown has a new sound

BELOIT – Cultural events and community outreach have been enhanced by a new downtown sound system. People come downtown in the evening to walk their dogs or push strollers along […]

Winona residents equipped to get fit

WINONA – Winona area residents have an opportunity to work toward their fitness goals at the new Winona Wellness Center. Grant funding helped cover the cost of exercise equipment for […]

New stories to tell at MLK center in Salina

SALINA — When new books were purchased for the Martin Luther King Jr. Child Development Center in Salina, staff went through the collection of books on hand, discarding books that […]

Gove County foundation gains record support

GOVE — The 2021 Grow Gove County effort exceeded any previous match month fundraising for the Gove County Community Foundation. More than $85,000 was raised. The record-high contributions ensured that […]

Child care workers celebrate successes

QUINTER — Staff at Tender Hearts Child Care Center weren’t just surprised with longevity bonus checks, they enjoyed a special celebration meal together as well. It was an opportunity to […]