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abilene-rc.com 305 N Cedar St Abilene, KS 67410 Phone: 1-785-263-1000 Email: [email protected] Marie Lake. Dorothy Marie Lake was born Dec. 10, 1931, the daughter of Floyd and Frances (Ferguson) Hooton in Stafford County. She attended rural schools until moving to Jewell County, where she graduated from Esbon Rural High School in 1950. She attended Fort Hays State College.Abilene, KS (67410) Today. Partly cloudy skies. Low 59F. Winds S at 5 to 10 mph.. TonightBrowse Abilene local obituaries on Legacy.com. Find service information, send flowers, and leave memories and thoughts in the Guestbook for your loved one.The Abilene Reflector-Chronicle is a daily newspaper in Abilene, Kansas with a circulation of about 3,000. The newspaper also maintains an online presence. It is a union of the Abilene Daily Chronicle and the Abilene Daily Reflector. Industry. Media & Internet General Media & Internet.Cowgirl volleyball has success at tournaments. The Abilene High School varsity volleyball team placed third at the Council Grove Tournament Saturday. Abilene went 3-2 on the day and had wins over Council Grove 25-4, 25-14; Santa Fe Trail 24-26, 25-22, 25-21 and Wamego 25-19, 23-25, 25-16. The lost to Clearwater 24-26, 25-22, 25-21 …Former Dickinson County Undersheriff and retired KBI agent John Nachtman of Abilene will appear on the Oxygen Network's Murdered by Morning at 7 p.m. central time July 2, where he will speak about a case he worked for the KBI in Dodge City.By Ed Boice Abilene Reflector-Chronicle; Oct 16, 2022 Oct 16, 2022 Updated Oct 16, 2022; 0; Facebook; Twitter; WhatsApp; SMS; Email; From right to left, Daniel Robb, Kayruth Abernathy and Terry Haber accept the hall of fame plaques for Husker Magic. Husker Magic is on the right, and on the leftmost side is Jim Gartland.Abilene Fire Department wants to share these key home fire escape planning tips: • Make sure your plan meets the needs of all your family members, including those with sensory or physical disabilities. • Smoke alarms should be installed inside every sleeping room, outside each separate sleeping area, and on every levelof your home.Actor Ricky Schroder took to Instagram March 3 where he posted a video of himself in an altercation with a guard at the Eisenhower Presidential Museum in Abilene. The former child actor posted a video of himself arguing with a security guard at the museum about the museum’s mask policy.www.Reflector.com 1150 Sugg Pkwy Greenville, NC 27834 Main Phone: 252-329-9500 Customer Care Phone: 252-329-9505. Services About Us; Contact Us; Email Newsletters; Subscription Portal ...Lydia Kautz is on Facebook. Join Facebook to connect with Lydia Kautz and others you may know. Facebook gives people the power to share and makes the world more open and connected.The Abilene City Commission met yesterday for their first regular meeting of the month. Ron Marsh, city manager, was not present at the meeting. To start the meeting, the commission approved to add a resolution to adjust the pay increase to city staff wages in the 2023 city budget in a 3-2 vote. Dee Marshall, city mayor, and Wendy Miller ...According to their data, Kansans reported 1,498 UFO sightings from 2001 to 2020, which ranks the state at 34th in the nation. Reports came in from 92 of the state's 105 counties, 270 of the 630 municipalities, and 259 of the state's 667 zip codes. Johnson, Sedgwick, Wyandotte, Shawnee and Douglas counties; and Wichita, Overland Park, Topeka ...Shooting takes place in Solomon. On April 10, 2022 at approximately 9:00 PM, the Dickinson County Sheriff's Office responded to 100 Dakota Drive (Dollar General) in Solomon, Kansas for a report of a victim who had sustained a gunshot wound. The investigation revealed that Samantha E. Baum (27) of Topeka, Kansas sustained a single gunshot ...Dec 28, 2022. 0. Kenneth Ray "Kenny" Livingston was born March 14, 1948 in Abilene the son of Glen and Theodora (Stants) Livingston. He passed away on Dec. 25, 2022 at the Abilene Memorial Hospital in Abilene. Kenny graduated from Dickinson County Community High School with the class of 1966 and then graduated from Salina Vo-Tech with a ...Some issues continue volume numbering of the Abilene daily chronicle and the Abilene daily reflector. Formed by the union of: Abilene daily chronicle, and: Abilene daily reflector. Latest issue consulted: Saturday, July 19, 1986.Dec 20, 2022. 0. William J. "Billy" Kind was born July 31, 1933 at his family farm near Chapman the son of William E. and Wilma (Gridley) Kind. He passed away Friday, Dec.16 at the Memorial Hospital in Abilene. He graduated from the Dickinson County Community High School in Chapman and was a lifelong farmer and rancher near Chapman.Abilene Weekly Reflector, 1888-1922 (Chronicling America) Daily. May 9, 1887 + 56 vols. Abilene Reflector-Chronicle, 1999-2012 (GenealogyBank $) The Reflector, which is edited and published by C. M. Harger, was established in Abilene in 1883. In May, 1887, a daily edition was added, which has had a continuous and successful existence since.Stanley L. Berven, 92, of Abilene passed away Tuesday, Aug. 15. He was born Feb. 20, 1931 in Webster City, Iowa, the son of Severt and Frankie (Blue) Berven. …0. Jane Foltz, who started with the city of Abilene as a lifeguard, is retiring as the city manager at the end of this week. Tim Horan • Reflector-Chronicle. Officially, Jane Foltz is retiring from the city of Abilene after 20 years, starting with the Abilene Parks and Recreation Department in 2000 and ending as the Abilene city manager.Trevor Witt, right, became city mayor starting Jan. 9 during the Abilene City Commission. Commissioner Dee Marshall, left, was the previous city mayor. Witt will hold the title for a year. In the first regular city meeting of the year Trevor Witt took the middle seat among the Abilene City Commission to begin his service as city mayor yesterday.Sherri Rae Kohman. Sherri Rae Kohman, 68 of Abilene, KS, entered into the arms of Jesus on Sunday, December 12, 2021, at St. John's Hospital, Tulsa, Oklahoma after battling COVID-19 for several weeks. She was born June 9, 1953 in Satanta, KS the daughter of Gale and Betty Jo (Unger) Young. She graduated from Satanta High School and received ...1 Eki 2012 ... By the Abilene Reflector-Chronicle staffA new chapter begins at the Abilene Reflector-Chronicle, as the newspaper will go from one family ...The Abilene Reflector-Chronicle is a daily newspaper in Abilene, Kansas with a circulation of about 3,000. The newspaper also maintains an online presence. It is a union of the Abilene Daily Chronicle and the Abilene Daily Reflector. Industry. Media & Internet General Media & Internet.Classifieds Classifieds Reflector Chronicle 303 N. Broadway 785.263.1000 Abilene Reflector-Chronicle - www.Abilene-RC.com - Monday, April 22, 2013 - Page 5 …For us here in Kansas agriculture economics is huge — cattle, grain, hay, everything that's around." To learn more about Central Plains CDL school, visit https://centralplainscdl.com. The school is also hosting an open house 5-7 p.m. Sept. 27. People can RSVP at 785-388-2223. Sep. 26—Paul Heidel, owner of Heidel Trucking Inc., was fed up ...Kenneth Lee Facklam. Feb 23, 2023. 0. Kenneth Lee Facklam, 95, passed away in Abilene Feb. 18. Kenneth was born in Enterprise, Kansas, March 5, 1927 to Charles and Grace (Bender) Facklam. He attended Enterprise grade school and high school and was in the graduating class of 1946. He joined the U.S. Air Force in 1948 and served until 1952.Three Abilene basketball coaches will be honored Friday night at the Abilene game at Augusta. Augusta will be celebrating their 2002 State Championship team that Terry Taylor, Kyle Taylor and School to recognize former Cowboy head coach Terry Taylor, Kyle Taylor and Roger Lawrence | Sports | abilene-rc.com0. A large number of candidates filed for Dickinson County elected offices before the noon deadline on Wednesday, June 1. The filings included several candidates vying for precinct committee men and committee women positions. “The Republican Party has worked really hard at encouraging people to run for those precinct committee …Chapman Mayor Howard Battishill confirmed that the city’s administrator Mark Campbell was relieved of his duties. “He was just relieved of his duties and we no longer need him,” Battishill said. Campbell began his work with Chapman in April of 2021 and didn’t reach his one-year evaluation in the position. Currently, Chapman City Clerk ...Mar 16, 2022 Updated Mar 16, 2022. 0. Vernon (86) was born in Abilene, Kansas and died March 10, 2022 in Enterprise, Kansas. He is survived by Debra Else (daughter) of Abilene, Ks. and Rick Howard (son) and his wife Linda of Bixby, Ok., several grand-children, great grand-children and nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his parents ...Aug 4, 2023 · Abilene’s city staff finished presenting their proposed budget for 2024 during the Abilene City Commission’s meeting July 24. The staff covered the non-tax funded levied funds and non-budgeted funds. The revenue for the City of Abilene water funds have $359,328 less carryover than in 2023. The water revenue is relatively the same otherwise. The June 3, June 4, June 9 and June 10 shows will start at 7:30 p.m. The June 5, June 8 and June 12 shows will start at 2 p.m. The Saturdays of June 4 and June 11 will have shows at 2 p.m. and 7:30 p.m. The show is about Ren McCormack, played by Carson Zoch, bringing dance back to the small town of Bomont. The Reverend Shaw Moore, …A wind farm developer has asked the Federal Aviation Administration to evaluate the placement of 123 wind turbines near Hope. The 95 square-mile footprint of the Hope Ridge Wind Project is primarily in Logan, Ridge, Union and Hope townships. Jon Beck, development manager for Enel Green Power, said the company plans to submit a proposed road ...The District Court of Dickinson County declared a notice of sale for the Brookville Hotel located at 105 East Lafayette Ave. On Monday, Feb. 14 at 10 a.m, the court will hold a public auction for the land in the courthouse lobby. Kim Maguire • Reflector-Chronicle.The Dickinson County Heritage Center is having its 44th annual Heritage days festival on Oct. 1. The festival will feature a living history with classic agricultural demonstrations, an antique tractor show, a classic car show, and much more. This year, the featured tractor will be the Massey-Harris tractor, notorious to farmers around the world.Reflector-Chronicle Staff. Editor's note: The Nov. 7 general election features a race for three seats on the Abilene City Commission. The Reflector-Chronicle reached out to each candidate for a Q&A. Wendy Miller's answers are the fifth in this series. Miller is one of five candidates and one of two commissioners running for reelection.The Abilene Reflector-Chronicle; Emporia Living Magazines; Contact Information emporiagazette.com 109 W 6th Ave Emporia, KS 66801 Phone: 620-342-4800 Email: [email protected] ...Feb 28, 2023. 0. Harold Miller, 73, of rural Dickinson, Kansas, passed away at home Thursday, Feb. 23. Cremation will take place. A celebration of life will be held Friday, March 3, 10 a.m. at Sutphen Mill Christian Church, Chapman, Kansas. A graveside service will be at 11 a.m. at Liberty cemetery in Upland. Memorial contributions may be made ...Apr 3, 2023 · Photo courtesy the Jeffcoat Studio Museum. An estimated 100,000 people crowded into Abilene April 2, 1969, for the funeral and burial service of former President and General Dwight D. Eisenhower, as he was laid to rest at the Eisenhower Presidential Library and Museum. "The 78-year-old famous 'Man from Abilene,' who was affectionately referred ... Mar 3, 2023. 0. Charles E. "Chuck" Munson, 79, of Junction City, Kansas, passed away on Monday, Feb. 27. Chuck died peacefully in Manhattan at the hospital where his kids were born, in the presence of his family and friends. A visitation will be held Monday, March 6, from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m., at the First Presbyterian Church.8 hours ago · Abilene, KS (67410) Today. Sunny with gusty winds. High 87F. Winds S at 20 to 30 mph. Higher wind gusts possible.. Tonight. A few clouds. A stray shower or thunderstorm is possible. Low 66F. Winds S at 15 to 25 mph. Updated: October 23, 2023 @ 12:19 pm Rounding out the top five for the Reflector-Chronicle’s most popular stories by likes and reactions are, “Abilene High School elite choir heading to New York March 18,” also written by Ed Boice with 301 likes and, “Local teacher wins award for career in catholic schools,” written by Lydia Kautz with 292 likes.She attended Abilene High School. She married Lloyd Dean Elliott Dec. 8. 1950. She was preceded in death by her parents, sisters Grace, Anna, Mae, Mabel, Dorothy, Carrie and brothers Harry, Lawrence, George and Paul and son Paul and son-in-law Ben Anguiano. She is survived by her husband of 72 years and daughters Debbie (Rory) and Becky (Jim).Sharing Shelves Free Store’s first day open is June 21 from 3 p.m. to 8 p.m. They are at 307 N. Cedar St. For more information, visit their Facebook page. “Everybody needs money, and things are just costing more. We’re seeing, just in the world in general or the United States, that people who used to do OK and not need certain services ...Abilene Reflector-Chronicle 12/17/1999 to Current Genealogy Bank. Abilene Weekly Chronicle 1870-1918 Newspapers.com. Abilene Weekly Chronicle and the Dickinson County News 1898-1922 Newspapers.com. Abilene Weekly Reflector (Kansas/United States) [Abilene, Kan.] 3 May 1888 to 28 June 1894 Elephind.Impact the Cure is an annual Breast Cancer Awareness event in Abilene hosted by Impact Sports and Fitness of Abilene. The walk will begin at 10:30 a.m. on Saturday, October 1, starting and ending at Old Abilene Town, 201 SE. 5th Street, and is open to people of all ages and fitness levels. Walk day registration and packet pick-up will begin at ...Lydia Kautz • Reflector-Chronicle A street sign blown from the intersection of Vine Street and St. Michaels Drive comes to rest in the backyard of a nearby residence in Abilene during a severe thunderstorm that caused wind damage and tornado warnings around the state and in parts of Dickinson County.As 2022 comes closer day-by-day, people across Abilene are looking back on 2021. The Reflector-Chronicle is doing the same by looking back on the stories that received the most attention this year. Through Facebook Business Suite, we compiled the top five stories for each of the metric categories of likes and reactions, reaches and …Abilene Reflector-Chroncle. Sep. 28—Editor's Note: This is the first in a series of articles the Abilene Reflector-Chronicle will publish over the next several …Search America's historic newspaper pages from 1777-1963 or use the U.S. Newspaper Directory to find information about American newspapers published between 1690-present.Oct 6, 2023 · WICHITA – Former major league baseball pitcher Ted Power, an Abilene native, was enshrined in the Kansas Sports Hall of Fame in Wichita this past Sunday. Power, a 1973 Abilene High School graduate, spent 13 years in the majors pitching for eight franchises over that time. Drafted out of Kansas State by the Los Angeles Dodgers in the fifth ... Christopher L. Cease was born June 30, 1973 in Wamego, Kansas, the son of Larry and Sheryl (Holloway) Cease. He grew up in Wamego enjoying playing sports and graduated from Wamego High School with the class of 1991. On April 29, 2011, he was united in marriage to Tonya Martens in Ponca City, Oklahoma. Chris was a hard working dad and husband ...Now, Smith said, the analog system is at its end of life. The safety of the community and first responders rests on effective communication. "I feel like it's really important that people understand that this is something that is a need and not a want," said Abilene Police Chief Anna Hatter. There are several areas inside the Abilene High ...Reflector-Chronicle Sports. Oct 4, 2023. 0. SOLOMON - Senior quarterback Spencer Coup ran for three touchdowns and passed for another as the Solomon Gorillas won Homecoming 36-24 over Goessel Friday night. Spencer Krause and Elise Biar were crowned Homecoming King and Queen during Homecoming ceremonies. Coup went nine of 14 for 141 yards and ...May 16, 2018 Updated May 16, 2018. 0. CHAPMAN — A recent Chapman High School graduate Colin Henderson, 17, was killed in a car crash in rural Dickinson County on Monday, according the Dickinson County Sheriff Gareth Hoffman. Hoffman said deputies were called to Rain Road at 11:20 p.m. on Monday. It appeared that Henderson was northbound in a ...City Commission candidate: Brandon Rein. Reflector-Chronicle Staff. Oct 4, 2023. 0. Brandon Rein. Courtesy Photo. Editor's note: The Nov. 7 general election features a race for three seats on the Abilene City Commission. The Reflector-Chronicle reached out to each candidate for a Q&A. Brandon Rein's answers are the second in this series.The Abilene Reflector-Chronicle; Emporia Living Magazines; Contact Information emporiagazette.com 109 W 6th Ave Emporia, KS 66801 Phone: 620-342-4800 Email: [email protected] ...Free swim at the Abilene swimming pool lasts from 1 until 5 p.m. the afternoon of July 4. Starting at 8 p.m., the Abilene Municipal Band will perform a concert at the bandshell. At 9:45 p.m., the annual fireworks display will begin. The fireworks will be shot off from the north side of the Abilene Community Center.The Dickinson County Heritage Center is having its 44th annual Heritage days festival on Oct. 1. The festival will feature a living history with classic agricultural demonstrations, an antique tractor show, a classic car show, and much more. This year, the featured tractor will be the Massey-Harris tractor, notorious to farmers around the world.Three Dickinson County officials took the oath of office Monday, Jan. 9 in Courtroom 1 of the Dickinson County Courthouse. Eighth Judicial District Head Judge Benjamin Sexton, third from left, conducted the swearing in ceremony for the three county officers elected in November 2022. From left, Ron Roller, commission district 1; Rose Johns ...2 days ago · abilene-rc.com 305 N Cedar St Abilene, KS 67410 Phone: 1-785-263-1000 Email: [email protected] Mar 16, 2022 Updated Mar 16, 2022. 0. Vernon (86) was born in Abilene, Kansas and died March 10, 2022 in Enterprise, Kansas. He is survived by Debra Else (daughter) of Abilene, Ks. and Rick Howard (son) and his wife Linda of Bixby, Ok., several grand-children, great grand-children and nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his parents ...2023 CKFF 4-H FACS, clothing, photography category results. Oct 4, 2023. 979F. FACS Judging Junior (ages 9 years and under as of Jan 1 of the current year) Third - Ferris, Pyper of Willowdale - white ribbon. 980F. FACS Judging Intermediate (ages 9-13 years as of Jan 1 of the current year) Sixth - Holt, Eyler - Detroit Ramblers.Reflector-Chronicle adds new reporter. In the famous words of Jay Z, "Allow me to reintroduce myself.". I am excited to start my journalism career here at the Abilene Reflector Chronicle. Growing up here in Abilene I've always been privy to picking up the newest edition of the paper. It has been a long time coming.Aug 24, 2023. 0. Lately I've been listening to the music I jammed to in the 2000s and 2010s. Revisiting them took me back to the Oley Valley in Pennsylvania and who I was there. 25-year-old me looking back at me at 20, 15, even 10, is surreal. I almost don't recognize myself now viewing myself with the persp….Ed Boice. Part of Buckeye Avenue and Third Street were shut down for the Central Kansas Free Fair Parade the afternoon of Aug. 3. 99 floats participated in the procession, said Bailee Flora, parade committee chairman. The theme of the parade was the 4-H's theme of the year, "Sow it, Grow it, and Show it.".The Abilene Reflector Chronicle publishes five days a week. We have covered the news and happenings of Dickinson County, KS since the late 1800's. more ... Share This Listing. Media Name. The Abilene Reflector Chronicle. Media Type. Newspaper.Abilene Reflector-Chronicle, Kan. City Commission discusses Abilene Library Board. Ed Boice, Abilene Reflector-Chronicle, Kan. June 21, 2022 at 11:59 PM ...Aug 29, 2023. 0. John Barker. Governor Laura Kelly has appointed John Barker of Abilene to a seat on the Kansas Sports Hall of Fame Board of Trustees. Although he is not sure exactly why he was asked to serve he speculated that it may have had to do with his past involvement with the organization. "I have a history with the Sports Hall of ...Abilene, KS (67410) Today. Partly cloudy skies. Low 59F. Winds S at 5 to 10 mph.. TonightIncreased wait times: Labor shortages affect future Public Works projects. Abilene Public Works plans to start on Monday road construction on West 1st Street. While analyzing past, current and future projects, Public Works Director Lon Schrader came to realize that the labor shortage helped cause and may continue to help delay construction ...Steven Thornton. Steven Gene Thornton was born in Salinas, California on April 14, 1954 to Lester and Marie. After high school Steve joined the United States Navy, served on the USS Proteus, was deployed to Guam like his Father, and was honorably discharged to begin a career as a firefighter. On April 5, 1986, he married Mary Ann …Ed Boice. Citizens across Dickinson County amassed $143,344.70 for nonprofits in the fifth annual Community Foundation of Dickinson County's Donate Day. On March 17 for 24 hours, community members could donate to any of 35 local nonprofits. The money donated goes into endowment funds the nonprofits have with the foundation.Jan 17, 2023. 0. Doris Ann Calvin, age 71, of Abilene, passed away Friday, Jan. 13 at her home in Abilene. She was born Dec. 22, 1951 in Lorain, Ohio, the daughter of Robert and Mary (Ostergard) Stoneberger. Doris was a homemaker and a longtime Abilene resident. Doris's faith was very important to her. She enjoyed taking photos, doing puzzles ...Aug 28, 2023. 0. Second year head coach Boyd Peterson returns depth and experience to his Herington Railer football team for 2023. After going 2-7 a year ago, coach Peterson is looking for the offensive line to provide the experience Herington needs to improve this year. He thinks he has depth at the skill positions with seniors Tyus Becker and ...Some details emerged when a lawsuit forced KBI Director Kirk Thompson and General Counsel Laura Graham to answer questions in writing in late February. …To start the meeting, the commission amended the agenda by tabling item 6 concerning reappointing Sheila Biggs to the Abilene Library Board. Later in the meeting, Trevor Witt, city vice-mayor, said the item was tabled because the application submitted by Biggs was a general application and not the city form intended to be filled out.Parade rides through downtown Abilene. Ed Boice. Aug 4, 2023. 0. 99 floats traveled south on Buckeye Ave and west on Third Street in the Central Kanas Free Fair Parade. The float in the picture is decorated after the parade's theme.On Friday, May 13th Mark Robinson and the Kansas All Star Big Band will play in concert at the Dickinson County Historical Society. The gates will open at 6:00pm and the concert will begin at 7:00pm. Tickets will cost $10.00 for everyone six years old and older (5 and under are free). Tickets or buttons can be purchased at Solomon State Bank in .... Some issues continue volume numbering of the Abilene daDec 15, 2022 · A wind farm developer has asked the Federal Special to the Reflector-Chronicle. May 18, 2018 Updated May 18, 2018. 0. Kim Maguire has been promoted to general manager and advertising director of the Abilene Reflector-Chronicle. Maguire has worked for the Reflector-Chronicle for over four years and has a long background in newspapers and management. “I have a great love of newspapers ...Members of the Cares Coalition pinpointed the first issue they will tackle — creating a database of resources and a system where people can find the help they need. "We had a lot of very concerned community people that are interested in helping the families in Dickinson County," said Tom Schwartz, moderator, following the group's Jan ... Jun 20, 2022 · Sharing Shelves Free Store’s first day open is June Owners Marty Andrews and Anja Andrews (not present in photo) decided to put up Joe Snuffy’s Old Fashion Grill for sale. After 21 years of running and owning the Abilene restaurant, Marty and Anja Andrews, owners of Joe Snuffy’s Old Fashion Grill, looking to move on from the restaurant business. They posted the restaurant for sale as of ... On Jan. 12, Elvis' only child, singer/songwriter L...

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