Ellsworth Golf Course employees Colby Richard, left, and Patrick Hammel, rest behind the bar in the 900 Room at the golf course. Richard and Hammel were hosts for an open house Saturday to show off the new redesigned and updated community room.
The Ellsworth County Health Department provides a variety of services to the community, including injections, laboratory services, physical exams, school physicals, developmental screenings, childh
Monday, Jan. 11, will always be remembered by Ellsworth County Commissioner Kermit Rush as not just another Monday.
Check out this week's Kid's Scoop on the Inauguration. Full of fun facts and information.
I was in tears.
HOLYROOD Greg Clark, superintendent of Central Plains USD 112, presented an update on COVID-19 during the Jan. 11 meeting of the district’s board of education at Central Plains Elementary School in Holyrood.
The Ellsworth High School Bearcats Boys Basketball Team lost on the road Jan. 12 in a heartbreaker to the Beloit Trojans, 51-62.
Led by senior Camryn Eberhart with 19 points, the Wilson High School Dragons Boys Basketball Team came out on top Jan. 15 in a home game against Tescott, 38-20.
Editor’s Note — The following was written by Eric Coonrod, a government teacher at Ellsworth JuniorSenior High School. The reaction of his students to the Jan. 6 siege of the U.S. Capitol can be found on Pages A9 and B2 of this week’s IndependentReporter.
The 2021 Kansas legislative session got underway this week in Topeka.
A prized book in my collection of western history isn’t the story of a famous gunslinger, or a wild and woolly cattle town, but the memoir of a little Swedish girl who came to the Kansas prairie with her parents in 1869.
The Autobiography of Capt. Richard W. Musgrove was published in 1921, seven years after his death.