Nite Circle met at the Union Church Educational Building on Sept. 17, with Sue Dahl as hostess.
Effingham is 150 years old
The Terry FCE met Jan. 24 for their regular monthly meeting. The ladies had lunch at Mueller’s.
Ever been tempted to buy your medicines from an online pharmacy or another website?
Skimming the fat
We’ve had some nice days this winter. We’ve had some crummy ones as well.
The Kansas FCE Farmerettes sponsored the Character Counts Essay and Poster Contest on Citizenship to the fourth grades at ACCES.
A fad is an intense and widely shared enthusiasm for something.
Big data and dicamba. They’re two of the hot topics in agriculture right now and will be the focus of a Feb. 7 Agronomy Meeting hosted by K-State Research and Extension, Atchison County and the Meadowlark Extension District at the Knights of Columbus Hall in Nortonville.
Sometimes people worry about cattle and their “emissions.” Global greenhouse gas emission data from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency reports the key greenhouse gas emitted by human activities is carbon dioxide.
January garden calendar
Washburn University has announced its honorees for the spring 2017 semester.
Washburn University is pleased to announce its graduating class of students in spring 2017.
Wichita State University has announced the names of more than 2,700 students who were on the WSU dean’s honor roll for spring 2017.
College of Saint Mary has announced the exceptional achievements of students with the release of the Dean’s List for the spring 2017 semester.
Erin Kelley of Rushville, Missouri, was among more than 600 Emporia State students recognized for academic honors in the spring 2017 semester.
The 25th annual We Kan! awards were announced May 6 at the Kansas Sampler Festival in Winfield for 10 people. The awards are presented by the Kansas Sampler Foundation as appreciation for dedicated work in helping preserve and sustain rural culture.
Missouri University of Science and Technology announces the names of students who made the honor list for the Spring 2017 semester.
Highland Healthcare and Rehabilitation Center has a new four-legged friend roaming around their community.
On May 6, 149 students were presented with their degrees from Ottawa University during the 152nd Commencement ceremony.
Missouri State University has named Cassandra Lampen, of Nortonville, to the dean’s list for the spring 2017 semester.
Carson Scheer from Boy Scout Troop 18 has earned the rank of Eagle Scout. His Eagle project was creating vegetable beds for students at St. Matthews Catholic School.
The family of Herbert “Sonny” Hiner would like to thank all who called, brought food, sent cards and flowers, made donations and for Masses.
Herman and Dolores Ackmann are celebrating their 60th anniversary on Feb. 3, 2018, with an open house, hosted by their children, from 1 to 4 p.m. at the Knights of Columbus, in Nortonville, Kansas.
The 110th anniversary celebration of the Atchison chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution, held on January 27, featured an address by Kansas State Regent Katherine Walker West and Regent West’s administration of the new membership oath to Heather Rush.
At one time, the Welsh community of Northeast Brown County was quite prominent with surnames like that of Evans, Picton, Davies and Johns dotting the landscape.
On Aug. 6, several Christian denominations celebrated the feast of the Transfiguration.
“Do not get drunk on wine, which leads to debauchery. Instead, be filled with the Spirit.” — Ephesians 5:18, New International Version (NIV)
“I was in such shock after my husband died unexpectedly that I could not even begin grieving for the first year.”
What does a person mean when they say, “This is just another cross that I must bear?”
This past weekend, our nation was on edge as a group of white supremacists announced their plan for a march in our nation’s capital to mark the anniversary of the Charlottesville gathering that had erupted in violence and bloodshed a year earlier.
I waited and waited and waited for God. At last he looked; finally he listened. He lifted me out of the ditch, pulled me from deep mud. He stood me up on a solid rock to make sure I wouldn’t slip. — Psalms 40:1-2, The Message
Several years ago I published an article with this title: “Rainbow End. Trash or Treasure?”
We are a very rich community — A wonderful richness of persons and personalities.
Whoever heard of a cross-eyed Christian? Can we possibly be one of them?
Last Sunday, the gospel we heard was the story of the multiplication of the loaves.