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Business leaders of the future

To the untrained eye, they are just typical teenagers, going to school every day in a small town. But when they compete as Future Business Leads of
America, the students are champions.
Jodi DeArmond, business teacher at Chapman High School, said she

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News

In this year’s Super Bowl, only sure winner is Comcast


PHILADELPHIA — From grass turf to the video stream inside your home, Comcast Corp. will have a hand in Super Bowl XLIX between the New England Patriots and the Seattle Seahawks.
"Top-to-bottom,

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Students learn about responsibility


HAYS — The ability to "just say no" is one of the many decision-making skills emphasized in the Drug Abuse Resistance Education program.
Students across northwest Kansas have recently been graduating

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Caring for elderly in Enterprise


Joseph Cassidy is the new Administrator at Enterprise Estates Nursing Center. Mr. Cassidy was born and raised in Topeka, and for most of his career has enjoyed working in the capital city. He graduated
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Girl scouts go gluten-free


WICHITA — Kansas Girl Scouts will be learning to become leaders and entrepreneurs when they participate in the largest girl-led business in the world: the Girl Scout Cookie Program.
During Girl

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Local sports

Cowgirls rally late to cage Panthers


After trailing by as many as 11 points in the second half, the Abilene Cowgirls rallied with a strong fourth quarter performance to fight back and put the Lady Panthers of Concordia back into their cage.
Abilene

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Cowboys get a sweep of Concordia


After falling to the Concordia Panthers three times last season, the Abilene Cowboys picked up a sixteen point win 63-47 at home Tuesday night for a two-game sweep of their North Central Kansas League
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Wilson comes up big for WU men in 68-60 win at UCO


EDMOND, Okla. — Washburn sophomore guard Andy Wilson has the tools be a huge asset from the perimeter for the Ichabods, who have been searching for a balanced scoring attack.
Wilson absolutely answered

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Cowboys take third place at Beloit Wrestling Tourney


Beloit Invitational Wrestling Tournament Results for Abilene
106 - Trevor Casteel (14-12) placed 6th and scored 9.00 team points.
Champ. Round 1 - Trevor Casteel (Abilene) 14-12 received a bye ()

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Discount vet clinic Saturday

The City of Enterprise is hosting a pet vaccination clinic from 2 to 4 p.m. Saturday. The clinic will be held in the city fire station just east of the library. City tags will be available for dogs and

Youth art show

The Dickinson County Historical Society is sponsoring the Sixth Annual County Scholastic Art Show from Sunday through Feb. 8 at the Heritage Center Museum, 412 S. Campbell.
All secondary art teachers

Diabetes support group

The Dickinson County Diabetes Support Group will meet on Tuesday, February 3, from 4:30 to 5:30 p.m. in Memorial Hospital Conference Room 4. The group will take an after hours tour of Heartland Health

Correction — house fire address

Sunday’s house fire took place near the corner of Sunset Drive and Northwest Third Street, in contrast to the location given in Monday’s edition.

K-State Research & Extension Board Meeting

The next regular meeting of the executive board of K-State Research and Extension-Dickinson County is set for 6:30 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 29 at the Courthouse Annex Meeting Room.
The tentative agenda includes

Justice Center
Should the city of Abilene and Dickinson County continue exploring a proposal to place the Abilene Police Department and Dickinson County Sheriff's Department in a proposed justice center?