Ashland, KS

Ardine Maynard

Ardine Maynard, age 83, passed away early Thursday morning, June 16, 2022, at her sister’s Dodge City, Kansas, residence. She was born July 25, 1938, in Dodge City, Kansas, the daughter of George Owen and Norma Madeline (Shumard) Tolson. As a young girl, she attended school in Dodge City and later graduated from Minneola High School. She furthered her education by attending St. Mary of the Plains in Dodge City, receiving her Bachelor of Science degree in Education and graduating with honors. She then attended Wichita State University receiving her Masters degree in English, also graduating with honors. She was a longtime resident of Fowler, and was a school teacher, teaching in Minneola, Ensign, and Cimarron.

'Jokes For our Folks': Benefit comedy show featuring Cedric The Entertainer & DL Hughley to benefit community, victims of Buffalo shooting

Outback Presents announced “Jokes For our Folks,” a comedy concert benefiting the community and victims of the recent mass shooting in Buffalo. Coming to Shea’s Buffalo Theatre on June 28, the show features a reunion of comedy royalty – Cedric The Entertainer, DL Hughley, Earthquake, Don DC Curry and Aida Rodriguez – all on stage together to provide healing and laughter for the community of Buffalo.
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Cheryle Shelton

Cheryle Shelton, age 75, passed away early Thursday morning, June 16, 2022, at her Meade, Kansas, residence. She was born December 11, 1946, at Garden City, Kansas, the daughter of Paul and Ida Mae (Robison) Baker. As a young girl she attended school in Fowler, Kansas, graduating from Fowler High School. In 1967, she married Jack R. Shelton at Fowler. After their marriage, the couple made their home in Meade where she worked at the Meade County Court House as a clerk of the court until her retirement.

Edgar Lee Roetker

Memorial Mass of Christian Burial for Edgar Lee Roetker, 79, of Guthrie, OK will be held at 2:00 P.M., Friday, June 17, 2022 at St. Joseph Church, 324 S.W. 2nd St., Buffalo, OK with Reverend Christuraj Maddhichetty officiating. Ed was born August 14, 1942 in Ashland, KS to Andrew and...
Liberal First


FOWLER – Delbert J. Miller, 93, died Wednesday, June 8, 2022 at the Minneola Long Term Care Center in Minneola. He was born June 3, 1929 to Louise F. and Eva (Lehman) Miller. He married Marie Louise Crotinger March 7, 1954. She preceded him in death May 29, 2006.

Delbert J. Miller

Delbert J. Miller passed away Wednesday afternoon, June 8, 2022, at the Minneola Long Term Care Center, Minneola, Kansas. He was 93 years old and was surrounded by loved ones in death. He was born June 3, 1929, at Plevna, Kansas, the son of Louise F. and Eva (Lehman) Miller....

Floydene B. Leis

Floydene B. Leis, age 97, passed away Wednesday, June 8, 2022, at Oklahoma City, Oklahoma. She was born July 13, 1924, at Fowler, Kansas, the daughter of Floyd and Violet (Mendenhall) Barger. As a young girl, she attended school in Fowler, graduating from Fowler High School in 1942. In 1944,...
Pottsville Republican Herald

John E. Lloyd

John E. Lloyd, 82, former Ashland and Maryland resident, passed away Tuesday, May 31, 2022, at the Lehigh Valley Hospital-Schuylkill E. Norwegian Street, Pottsville. Born Jan. 29, 1940, in Ashland, he was a son of Earl and Catherine Keller Lloyd. He was a graduate of the former Ashland High School, Class of 1957.
Hugo Daily News


FORMER HUGO BUFFALO ALL-DISTRICT running back, Don Short, welcomed Vicki Bains Sharp during the Hugo Homecoming Saturday. Short and several other former Hugo Buffaloes were avid golfers and frequently played with Coach Bains and his assistant coach Don Overton. Vicki was just 8 years-old and her brother Greg was 2 when the family moved from Hugo. For several years her mother, Peggy, was employed…
Dodge City Daily Globe

Ashland track athletes

Several athletes from Ashland have punched their ticket to State. Camdyn Cunningham (pictured here) qualified for state in the high jump and 200 hurdles. Ashland 4×100 team also qualified for state as well. Members of that team are Cunningham, Janet Meza Zavala, Raylee Johnson and Biannca Ceniceros. [SUBMITTED PHOTO]
Dodge City Daily Globe

BHS Baseball: Bucklin players 2022 Kansas Association of Baseball Coaches 1-2A All-State State Baseball Team

Bucklin High School seniors Nate Bowman and Nathan Imel have been selected to the 1st Team 2022 Kansas Association of Baseball Coaches 1-2A All-State State Baseball Team. Bowman, the KABC 1-2A Co-Pitcher of the Year, was the ace on the mound for Bucklin again this season, striking out 107 of the 210 batters faced and tallied a 1.189 ERA.
Dodge City Daily Globe

Jeannie Linnebur

Dodge City – Evelyn Jean Linnebur, 75, died June 1, 2022 at her home in Dodge City. She was born on May 30, 1947 at Hollister, California the daughter of Richard Joseph and Alma Almeda (Thompson) Favreau. Jeannie moved a lot in her younger years while her dad was...

Alta Faye (Harvell) Coats

Alta Faye (Harvell) Coats, 97, passed away peacefully on Saturday, May 28, 2022 at the Fowler Residential Care in Fowler, Kansas. She was born on October 6, 1924 to Arlene Mae (Best) and George Washington Harvell in Ratcliff, Arkansas. She married Kyle Milton Coats on August 11, 1943 in Fresno, California. He passed away on March 18, 1992.

Buffalo Attack Victims Include Guard

BUFFALO–A day after one of the deadliest racist massacres in recent American history, law enforcement officials in New York descended on the home of the accused gunman and probed disturbing hints into his behavior, as Gov. Kathy Hochul promised action on hate speech that she said spreads “like a virus.”

In Buffalo, Biden condemns racism, mourns new victims

BUFFALO — (AP) — President Joe Biden and first lady Jill Biden paid their respects Tuesday at a makeshift memorial to the 10 people killed in the white supremacist attack in Buffalo, confronting again the forces of hatred he once said called him back to seek the White House.