It may be one of the more unusual jobs Ellsworth contractor Ralph Doubrava has accepted in a career that spans more than three decades. For a little more than a
Kanopolis Lake crested late Sunday afternoon at 33 feet above normal; however, predicted rains throughout this week could cause the water to rise again, Dan Hays with the U.S.
Kanopolis Middle School 6th graders walk from Gambino’s Pizza in Ellsworth May 23 to the middle school in Kanopolis leaving Ellsworth at 6:30 a.m. on the last day of school for the annual walk.
Sydney Wilson, president of the 38 member Ellsworth Junior-Senior High School Class of 2019, set a tone of thanksgiving Sunday, during the annual graduation ceremony in the school gym, as
OUTBOARD MOTOR STOLEN Paul Aylward is offering a one hundred dollar reward for the apprehension of the thief or thieves who stole an outboard motor from his boat at Lake
Central Plains’ Alex Hickel finished 1 back from Class 1A state golf champion Eli Bullinger of Montezuma-South Gray to finish in second place at the Salina Municipal Golf Course.
The 34th annual Kansas 8 Man All Star Football games will be played Saturday, June 8, at Beloit with three Central Plains players — and Head Coach Chris Steiner — on board.
This week’s edition of the Ellsworth County Independent-Reporter could be dedicated to an issue that has challenged local leaders for decades. For years now, those with an eye to growth
As if there wasn’t enough going on in Ellsworth County this past week, representatives from NetWork Kansas announced the county has been named a Kansas E-Community. We were the only
We’re beginning to notice small changes in our wheat crop. The short green fields are growing tall. Before long, the wheat will begin turning from the vivid greens to the
The devastating raids through north-central Kansas in August of 1868 brought a decisive response from Gen. Philip Sheridan. Operating out of Fort Hays the general organized a surprise attack during