The Peterson brothers of Assaria, Kan., posted a parody music video on YouTube called “I’m Farming and I Grow It” on June 25, 2012 about their life on the farm. By June 28, the video had become such an internet sensation that Fox News flew the brothers to New York City to appear on the netwo…
(Editor’s note — Four awards were presented during the Dickinson County Farm Bureau annual meeting Tuesday, Feb. 11 at Sterl Hall. This is the final installment of four articles about county farm families who received those honors.)
The Community Foundation presented a $51,830 grant to Home, Health and Hospice of Dickinson County. Presenting the check is Executive Director, Elizabeth Weese, and Board President, Mark Wilson.
A ‘sweetheart of a deal’ was accepted by the Abilene School Board to engage in a contract with Mammoth Construction of Meriden for construction of a ‘new’ track and turf football field with major upgrades to Cowboy Stadium at a special meeting Friday morning, Valentine’s Day.
(Editor’s note — Four awards were presented during the Dickinson County Farm Bureau Association’s annual meeting Tuesday night at Sterl Hall. This is the third in a series of articles about county farm families who received those honors.)
Cottage Street will be closed to thru traffic from Buckeye Avenue to the east edge of the Dickinson County Courthouse property starting at 8 a.m. Tuesday, according to the Abilene Public Works Department
Abilene High School Principal Ben Smith received an award Monday night for his role in getting an app out to students that allows them to anonymously report things that make them feel unsafe.
The Community Foundation of Dickinson County is reminding all nonprofits that their Spring 2020 Competitive Grant Cycle and the Herington Community Legacy Grant Cycle deadlines are Friday, Feb 28.
(Editor’s note — Four awards were presented during the Dickinson County Farm Bureau annual meeting Tuesday night at Sterl Hall. This is the second in a series of articles about county farm families who received those honors.)
(Editor’s note — Four awards were presented during the Dickinson County Farm Bureau annual meeting Tuesday night at Sterl Hall. This is the first in a series of articles about county farm families who received those honors.)
Fourteen awards were presented to the Abilene Reflector-Chronicle and its writers in the Kansas Press Association’s annual Awards of Excellence competition, including five first place awards.
The Abilene School District and the City of Abilene have joined forces and resources to install Rapid Rectangular Flashing Beacons at the school crossing of N.W. 14th Street and N. Cedar Street.
Holm Automotive Center, Inc. has been awarded a 2020 DealerRater Dealer of the Year Award, which recognizes auto dealerships across the U.S. and Canada who deliver outstanding customer service, based on consumer reviews written on DealerRater.com.
The Kansas Democratic Party will not be hosting a caucus to determine how the state’s delegates are appointed to presidential candidates similar to the one in Iowa.
Abilene Hemp Shop hosted Business After Hours to promote their new hemp line products and introduce a recent name change. This is the business formerly known as Abilene Vape and CBD store.
The 92nd Annual Abilene Area Chamber of Commerce Banquet and Awards Ceremony is scheduled for Feb. 20 at the Eisenhower Presidential Library Courtyard.
Abilene Forward is the communities’ organized group of people that work on beautifying and promoting all businesses to bring revenue downtown. As a recent addition to bring tourism to local businesses, the idea of colorful boots placed at different locations downtown was raised.
The Abilene area received about an inch of snow overnight Wednesday. As much as 15 inches was reported in Southwest Kansas. The snow also caused traffic problems in the Topeka area when a sport utility vehicle and a semitrailer crashed. Several semis were also reported to have been stopped w…
U.S. President Donald Trump signed the United States-Mexico Canada Agreement Wednesday morning, a trade agreement that is expected to help Kansas and Dickinson County farmers and ranchers.
Representatives from a sports construction company met with Abilene school board members earlier this month explaining why their organization should renovate Abilene High School’s Cowboy Stadium.
Expectations are that Chicago Bears center Cody Whitehair will continue to snap the football to quarterback Mitch Trubisky in the 2020 National Football League season.
Dr. Megan Brown has been elected to serve as Memorial Hospital’s Chief of Medical Staff of the Full Medical Staff for 2020-2021. Dr. Brown is a family medicine/obstetrics physician with Heartland Health Care Clinic.