Wednesday, August 26, 2015
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The construction project that has taken over Highway 36 through Belleville is on schedule despite the wet weather earlier this summer. The project, which began March 9, is expected to be completed by Thanksgiving, according to Jean Istas, who is the construction manager for the... + continue reading
Wednesday, August 26, 2015
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John and Kandy Eickman, of Chester, Neb., announce the engagement of their daughter, Kasey Ann, to Kale Dean  Kalivoda, son of Terri Kalivoda, of Salina, and Kurt Kalivoda, of Concordia. The bride-to-be is a graduate of Belleville High School and Kansas State University and is... + continue reading
Wednesday, August 26, 2015
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Roger and Charlene Mc- Cartney will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary on Aug. 28. Roger McCartney, of Lebanon, and Charlene Miller, of Smith Center, were married in 1965 at the United Methodist Church in Smith Center.   To view more please log in or subscribe to the digital... + continue reading
Wednesday, August 19, 2015
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This promotional shot from the 70s shows football and cheerleader uniforms from area schools. Pictured are back row: (first cheerleader, unidentified, purple and gold uniform), Mike Strait, Scandia, Diana Skucius, Hillcrest, Einer Scou, Belleville, Barb Lindsley, North Center, Louie Iwert,... + continue reading
Wednesday, August 19, 2015
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Ahava Rundus was selected as the 2015 Denise Williams Memorial Scholarship recipient. She received a $750 scholarship from donations by BHS 1971 classmates of Denise Williams. Jeremiah 29:11 was shared with the class.   To view more please log in or subscribe to the... + continue reading

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The Republic County Community Foundation has awarded $55,200 in grants to local projects from community foundation funds. Several grants were awarded from the Foundation’s Community Health Funds. The community Health fund was created in... + continue reading
08/19/2015
Girl Scouts of Kansas Heartland is inviting K-12 girls to join Girl Scouts, where they can make a difference in their community as they develop leadership skills, explore the outdoors, and create lasting friendships. The Girl Scout mission is building... + continue reading

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By Cynthia Scheer   The top of eight-year-old Benedict Baxa's head peaked out from behind a row of tomato plants as he surveyed a visitor to his family's Belleville garden. A voice coming from behind the wall of tall plants spoke to the boy about tomato picking. The... + continue reading
08/19/2015
By Sarah Green   In mid-fall, trucks full of corn and soybeans rumble through the north-central Kansas town of Courtland on their way to the grain elevator at the south end of Main Street. While neighboring counties struggle to survive, the western half of Republic County,... + continue reading
08/19/2015
By Allyson Brunner   Improved facilities will greet USD 109 students as they head back to school this week. “This was probably one of the most bizarre summers, because usually when we work on rooms we do two or three at a time on one end of the hall, but this year we did... + continue reading
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This promotional shot from the 70s shows football and cheerleader uniforms from area schools. Pictured are back row: (first cheerleader, unidentified, purple and gold uniform), Mike Strait,... + continue reading

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Like a lot of people, sleep for me is sometimes an elusive commodity--especially at 2 a.m. when I have a full day of work ahead. I read a while back that in the early days our Founding Fathers... + continue reading

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Girl Scouts of Kansas Heartland is inviting K-12 girls to join Girl Scouts, where they can make a difference in their community as they develop leadership skills, explore the outdoors, and... + continue reading