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Obituary of Marvin Taylor

Marvin Lee Taylor, 81, of Fort Scott, Kansas, passed away at his home Friday, August 5, 2022. He was born August 3, 1941, in Fort Scott, the son of Joseph Marvin and Geneva Francis (Hall) Taylor. He married Dorothy Nell Bloesser on November 26, 1966, in Redfield, Kansas, and she survives of the home.
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Obituary of Betty Barnes

Betty Jean Barnes, 90, of Fort Scott, Kansas, passed away Friday, August 5, 2022, at the Fort Scott Medicalodge. She was born January 6, 1932, in Fort Scott, Kansas, the daughter of Grover B. and Florence (Lounsbury) Barnes. She was the last of her immediate family. Betty graduated from Fort...
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Bates County rear end accident proves fatal for driver

BATES COUNTY, Mo. – A rear end crash Monday is fatal for a Butler driver. A report issued by the Missouri State Highway patrol indicates the incident occurred at 3:28 p.m. on Hwy AA and 6001 Rd. Northbound driver, 42-year-old Tony L. Radford, failed to stop and struck a vehicle slowed at an intersection, driven by 35-year-old Michael L. Willis, of Archie.
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The Little Apple (8/10)

The AC Fair is August 11-13. The 2022 Scavenger Hunt will take place Thursday. Rules and forms will be announced on Stage at 7:00 Thursday night. Food options nightly will be hamburgers, hot dogs, nachos, pulled pork; tacos Thursday and Friday and steak Friday. Other activities include Dance Class sign up and the Dunk Tank. There will be free nightly entertainment as well as Show-Me Amusements Carnival, a Photo Exhibit inside Park Building and a variety of Children’s activities on Saturday. Additional vendors in the Park for the AC Fair will be AC Booster Club raffle of Chief’s pre-season tickets and 2 night stay Stockton cabins, AC Fire Department raffle for a grill and cooler, Shelley Bales Face Painting Friday, Just a Mooody1 selling tumblers, earrings and car fresheners. SQC reduced souvenirs are available Friday. Armbands are $15 till noon Thursday at Powell’s True Value and Food Fair. They will be $25 at the Park. The Carnival would like to hire workers to operate the rides, take tickets, and work in food concession for up to $15/hr. You must be at least 16 years of age. Call them at 573-429-9604 to setup an interview.
APPLETON CITY, MO
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Chamber of Commerce Blue Health Insurance Offering Until August 18

The Fort Scott Area Chamber of Commerce announced a new partnership with Blue Cross Blue Shield of Kansas (BCBSKS) and Chamber of Commerce Executives of Kansas (CCEKS) earlier this year. This partnership stitches together 53 local Chambers of Commerce across Kansas to offer an Association Health Plan entitled Chamber Blue of Kansas.
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ALVIN TED MILES

BUTLER- A memorial service with full military honors will be held at sunset on Saturday, Aug. 20, at Greenfield Cemetery for Alvin Ted Miles, 85, who died Friday, Aug. 5, 2022, at the Butler Center for Rehab and Health. The body will lay in state at Konantz Warden Funeral Home...
LAMAR, MO
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Dusty Attic in Butler Closing Sept 3rd

The Butler community will soon be losing another business, Dusty Attic, Antique and flee market in butler has announced their closing date of Saturday, Sept 3rd. The building currently housing the Dusty Attic has been sold to a new owner. Therefore, the Dusty Attic will be closing. At the time of this news report, we do not know what the new owner intends to do with the building.
BUTLER, MO
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New FSHS Educators: Mike Durnell and Christi Smith

This is part of a series featuring the 26 new Fort Scott educators. USD 234 students first day is August 18. Mike Durnell, 54, is a new math teacher at Fort Scott High School. His hometown is Moundville, MO. He earned a Bachelor’s Degree in education from College of the...
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FS City Drops Water Pressure to Change Hydrant on August 10

The City of Fort Scott Water Distribution Department will be changing out a fire hydrant at 1st and Grant Street on Wednesday, August 10th, 2022. In order to do this safely and without a long term water outage, the water pressure in the area from Broadway to Cameron along 1st Street will need to be reduced.
FORT SCOTT, KS
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Give blood – save lives!

Bates County Memorial Hospital reminds you to make your appointment now for the next blood drive with the Community Blood Center. Blood Drive will be on Wednesday, September 7th from noon to 5pm. The fall blood drive is located at Bates County Memorial Hospital in the Education Center at 615 W. Nursery Street, Butler.
BUTLER, MO
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Obituary of Elizabeth Hall

Elizabeth Ann Hall, age 58, loving mother of two children, Amanda Knorr and Willis Hall and granddaughter Jessica Knorr, passed away in the early hours Friday, August 5, 2022, due to kidney failure, at Stormont Vail Hospital, Topeka, KS. She was born on May 20, 1964, in Fort Scott, KS,...
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Hometown Hero: The Carpenters Cup Christian Gift and Book Store and So much More!

THE CARPENTERS CUP JUST CELEBRATED THEIR 6TH ANNIVERSARY!!! This store began as a Christian bookstore, selling Bibles, books, Christian gifts and cards, and selling specialty coffee’s. While they sell Bibles and books, Christian gifts, and still have hot and cold coffees and lattes, frappuccino’s, hot and cold Chai tea...
BUTLER, MO

Free “Park Rangers in Training” day camp commences

FORT SCOTT, Kans. — The possible park rangers of tomorrow are honing their skills and learning this week in Fort Scott. The Fort Scott National Historic Site is hosting its annual summer day camp. What used to be known as “Trailblazers,” is now dubbed, “Park Rangers in Training.”
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