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Insurance needs and sewer rates top city discussions

The Greensburg City Council met November 21, 2022 at City Hall to hear insurance and sewer rate concerns. Present at the meeting were council members Mark Trummel, Pam Reves, and Haley Kern were present. Mayor Matt Christenson and councilmen Chance Little and Nathan Charlton were absent. City Administrator Stacy Barnes and City Clerk Christy Pyatt were present.
GREENSBURG, KS
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Progress coming slowly as True North raises funds for boys home reality

True North, Inx., a non-profit group in Kiowa County with a mission to provide structure, stability, mentoring, and career direction to foster youth continues to make steady progress towards the goal of providing a home for boys. “We want to be the gold standard of foster care,” said Bradley Lingafelter,...
KIOWA COUNTY, KS
Pratt Tribune

Pratt County bull rider competes in National Finals Rodeo

It’s been a long, hard season for Pratt County bull rider JR Stratford, but securing a spot as a National Finals Rodeo qualifier has made it all worthwhile for the 20-year-old from Byers, Kansas. Last Friday, Stratford said riding in the 2022 National Finals Rodeo in Las Vegas was...
PRATT COUNTY, KS
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Christmas dinner reservations required

Our Christmas Dinner is Friday Dec 16th. This dinner is for Kiowa County Senior Citizens and their invited guests. Reservations are required by calling 620-723-2288. Thank you once again to Kiowa County Memorial Hospital & Centera Bank for sponsoring this meal each year!. As always, the senior center staff is...
KIOWA COUNTY, KS
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Memories hosts Chamber Chat, shares Christmas specialties

Pratt Area Chamber Chat participants braved brisk morning temperatures to enjoy coffee, tasty treats and a Christmas atmosphere at Cathy Hergenreder’s Memories Gift Shop, 110 S. Main. Vice President of the Pratt Chamber Tyler Fross made the appropriate introductions and explained how the monthly first-Thursday-of-the-month Chamber Chats were helping...
PRATT, KS
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Beireis sentenced to 25 years in prison for indecent liberties conviction

Detective Jeff Ward with the Pratt Police Department released sentencing information on Monday regarding the arrest, charge and conviction of Larry Beireis, 62, of Pratt, who was initially arrested on May 3, 2022. Beireis was convicted in September 2022, then sentenced on December 5, 2022 to 25 years in prison...
PRATT COUNTY, KS
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Christmas show celebrates community

Next Sunday, December 11, the Pratt Sweet Adelines Chorus will be performing its annual “Christmas Happening” show at the First United Methodist Church in Pratt. Director Kyra Dauner said she is pleased to be able to have concerts again after having missed some for COVID in the past two years. Dauner is a founding member of the Pratt chapter of Sweet Adelines which was chartered in 1995.
PRATT, KS
Pratt Tribune

That’s how the cookie crumbles

Hundreds and hundreds of cookies were sold at the 37th Annual Gamma Beta Craft Show in Pratt last Saturday, with money raised going to support two local persons in need. With more than 60 vendors providing a plethora of baked goods, clothing, jewelry, handmade crafts, decor, blankets as part of the craft fair, the crowds came to the Pratt Municipal Center to enjoy the pervading holiday atmosphere, get gifts for themselves and others, and buy cookies. Santa was there for Christmas photos, and The Cookie Room was a popular stop for those coming in and going out until 11 a.m. anyway.
PRATT, KS
Pratt Tribune

Spring 2023 Athletic Hall of Fame Induction plans announced

The Pratt Community College Athletic Department is pleased to announce the newest inductees into the Athletic Hall of Fame at PCC. Mike Babb, Tony Bennett, Tatiana Grant, and Tina Tibbs will officially join the HOF on February 11 in a ceremony on campus. Below is a short capsule of each inductee.
PRATT, KS
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Handmade deer-antler jewelry is a Christmas treasure

Turquoise & Tines in Pratt is a great place to shop, especially during the Christmas season. Shopping for gifts can be such a stressful task, but I enjoy doing it. Walking into Turquoise & Tines is like walking into someone’s home; a home that allows you to feel comfortable, and with people who genuinely greet you, making gift shopping easier. There’s no other place that I would like to shop to get my friends’ gifts.
PRATT, KS
Pratt Tribune

Pratt High School boys open season with 65-19 win over Larned

The Pratt High School boys’ basketball team opened their season on Friday, December 2 with a monster victory over the Larned Indians. The Greenbacks dominated this game from start to finish, and they led in several categories. From the start of the game, the Indians couldn’t find an answer...
PRATT, KS
Pratt Tribune

Here’s a super, sweet Staffordshire female for adoption

This is Sweet Pea, a 4-year-old Staffordshire terrier. This dog is super sweet yet she will need some TLC and patience! Once she warms up to people she just loves to love!. To find out more about this adoption-ready dog, please call 620-672-6777, or plan a visit to the Pratt Area Humane Society at 10233 Bluestem Blvd, Pratt, Kansas.
PRATT, KS
Pratt Tribune

New CEO hired by Pratt Regional Medical Center Board of Directors

The Board of Directors for Pratt Regional Medical Center is pleased to announce that Tammy Smith, RN-MSN, MBA, NE-BC has accepted the position of President and Chief Executive Officer at Pratt Regional Medical Center. Smith has been serving as the interim CEO since July 2022. She previously served as the...
PRATT, KS
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Lady Redskin wrestlers take 2nd at Pratt

2. Liberal — 143 3. Hoisington — 129 100 lb. — Keirsie Carlile (4-1), third. 100 lb. — Mana Chantasone (3-0) first. 105 lb. — Isabela Gutierrez (4-0) first. 110 lb. — Milagros Jarquin (1-2) 115 lb. — Gisel Tarango (2-2) 115 lb....
PRATT, KS
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Clutch free throws power PCC men over Cloud County

Pratt, Kan. – The Pratt Community College men’s basketball team had the past five days off and were primed and ready to host (RV) Cloud County Community College this afternoon, December 3. The T-Birds were sitting third in the Kansas Jayhawk Community College Conference standings and undefeated in conference play. The Beavers on the other hand, had dropped back-to-back conference games at home and were ready to rebound in the right direction.
CONCORDIA, KS
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Juarez Leads Liberal in First Tournament at Pratt

The Liberal High School wrestling team traveled to Pratt short handed with some illnesses and youth sent to Goodland for more experience. Boys faced some tough wrestling in first tournament of the season placing 5th. Trystan Juarez takes 1st place at 190 pounds. Tommy McClure and Alex Schwindt took 3rd place. Javon Allen and Bryan Casas took home 4th. The Redskins travel to Colby Friday for the Colby Dual tournament.
LIBERAL, KS
Concordia Blade-Empire

Hot-shooting Pratt drops T-Birds, 87-74

PRATT — A Cloud County Community College team that was leading the Jayhawk Conference in points allowed per game was unable to slow down the hot-shooting Pratt Community College Beavers. Cloud County was allowing just under 53 points per game heading into the conference matchup. Pratt shot 53 percent...
PRATT, KS

Pratt USD 382 to hold Active Shooter Drill Jan. 16

PRATT, Kan. — On Monday, January 16, Pratt USD 382 is partnering with the Pratt County Emergency Manager, Pratt County Sheriff's Office, and the Pratt Police Department to conduct an Active Shooter Drill with USD 382 staff. The purpose of the drill is to practice the school's response alongside...
PRATT, KS
Concordia Blade-Empire

Pratt hands CCCC first conference loss

PRATT — Limited to just one free throw over the final six-plus minutes of the game, the Cloud County Community College men’s basketball team suffered its first Jayhawk Conference loss of the season. Cloud County took a 63-57 lead on Pratt Community College on a basket by sophomore...
PRATT, KS