Keeping history alive/ Memorial service in historical church

  BELOIT – The Highland/Church Chapel is a beautiful, limestone historical church which stands off Highway 9 between Beloit and Concordia, approximately 15 miles east of Beloit.  For numerous years, a memorial service has taken place at the church and this... [More]

Locals give history life

BELOIT – The "Talking Tombstones" event is in it's seventh year of presenting history to the public and will take place on two days at 2 p.m. on both Saturday, May 27 and Sunday, May 28 at the United Methodist Church Fellowship Hall, 801 N. Bell, Beloit.  Several... [More]

NCK Tech gathers grant information

  BELOIT – The NCK Technical College Board of Trustees recently held their May meeting in Beloitwith board member Jim Johnson as absent. The group tackled end of semester business and looked forward to the fall semester as graduation commenced on May 13. –... [More]

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Lady Trojans earn 2017 Regional track championship title/Qualifiers state bound to Wichita

RUSSELL – The 3-A Regional track and field meet held on last Friday resulted in a soggy rainy day with only the running events taking place with no preliminaries. After several rain delays, it was decided to postpone the field events until Monday, which didn't fair well... [More]

St. John's boys win Regional track/ Dubbert qualifies for State in four events

FRANKFORT –  The St. John's Blujays Track teams competed in the KSHSAA Regional track and field meet on Thursday as the Blujays boys captured the Championship with 94 point followed by Pike Valley at 90 and Hanover with 74 points. Blujay senior Davis Dubbert set... [More]

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Op-ed: Unpacking the events at Mizzou

  You may have heard there is a lot going on at the University of Missouri-Columbia these days. Racial incidents and the university’s response, or lack thereof, to them have caused tensions to reach a peak. A graduate student, Jonathon Butler, started a hunger... [More]

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