A country music program produced by BDS Productions in Chapman is being aired nationally on Saturday.
A Chapman man who entered guilty pleas of fondling and rape of a 7-year-old last November was sentenced to at least 25 years in prison in Dickinson County District Court Wednesday.
MANHATTAN — A proposed Flood Insurance Rate Map update for Dickinson County, as part of the Lower Smoky Hill floodplain mapping project, was released for public review in December 2018. Before the new map is finalized, property owners and lessees will have one more opportunity to provide eng…
Abilene native and Kansas State University’s First Lady Mary Jo Rupp Myers ’64 will be the featured speaker at this year’s K-State dinner hosted by the Dickinson County Alumni Club and the K-State Alumni Association on Feb. 4.
A long-time veterinarian and a former agriculture teacher received a round of applause during the Jan. 13 Board of Education meeting for teaching ag classes at Abilene High School from August to December.
The smell of hot vegetable soup simmering on the stove greeted volunteers Monday as they walked into The Place to assemble and/or deliver free meals to Abilene’s senior citizens.
President Donald Trump signed a 1.4 trillion spending package, passed by Congress to avoid a government shutdown on Dec. 20, 2019. A part of this was a $738 Defense Spending Bill that included a 3.1 % raise for the military, 12 weeks of paid parental federal leave, creating the U.S. Space Fo…
Recently in Bloomfield, New Jersey, there was an auction with NYE & Company and they had a noticeably familiar table up for sale: a table they claimed was used for the planning of the Normandy Invasion with General Eisenhower and his Commander-in-Chief. However, here in Abilene at the Ei…
Dickinson County Commissioners heard a little about human trafficking and stalking during their Thursday meeting after approving two proclamations meant to draw awareness to the situations.
In one of the longest meetings in months, the Dickinson County Commission kicked off the new year Thursday by appointing officers, approving resolutions, hearing operations updates and conducting other business.
According to the Abilene High School activities Facebook page, due to weather, today’s basketball games to be played in Marysville have been postponed. Rescheduled for Saturday, January 18 with a 2 p.m.
The transition from the Learn and Grow Depot to the Abilene Childcare Learning Center was completed on Monday, Memorial Health System Chief Executive Officer Harold Courtois reported to the Board of Directors at the regular meeting Tuesday.
A four-meeting discussion in 2018 on how the city of Abilene selects a mayor and vice mayor resurfaced in 2020 at a study session of the Abilene City Commission meeting Monday.
Twenty-one years into the making, the dedication of the Dwight D. Eisenhower National Memorial is planned for 2 p.m. May 8 in Washington D.C. on the 75th anniversary of VE Day.
A scavenger hunt that nudged students out of their comfort zones was one of dozens of exciting experiences Abilene High School FFA members experienced during the 92nd National FFA Convention & Expo.
A volunteer recall will be issued for meats from a Kansas facility after health officials found a sample contained a bacteria that can cause serious and even fatal infections.
Memorial Health System is announcing that visitation is restricted at Memorial Hospital in Abilene for patient and visitor protection due to the prevalence of illness in the community. Memorial Hospital has restricted visitation to immediate family members only. Immediate family members shou…
The Abilene-Omitama Sister City Board is now seeking applications for the 2020 Abilene delegation to Omitama, Japan. These exchanges have taken place since 1984.