News

As a veteran of four musicals, Chelsie Rose has enjoyed a variety of roles with the Scott Community Theatre for Children.

When Public Works Director Mike Todd informed the Scott City Council on Monday evening of the heavy demand on the city’s water system so far this summer, he said the only way to provide relief woul

Scott County Commissioners have agreed to a plan which will limit vehicle access to the wildlife area at Lake Scott State Park from September 1 to May 31.

It wasn’t yet daybreak as the pickup followed a worn trail through rugged ranch land in southern Gove County.

It’s very early in the process, but the cost for USD 466 projects that have already been bid out and projections for future projects are under budget - by about $42,000.

Sports

An 11-0 scoring run midway into the second half allowed the Scott City girls to pull away from Liberal for a 43-37 win in high school summer league action at Garden City on Tuesday.

Brodie Holstein and Connor Cupp were each triple gold medalists to lead the Scott City Stars when they traveled to Leoti on Saturday for Western Kansas Swim Club competition.

Summer is a time to build on one’s skills and perhaps make an impression on the coaching staff.

To say the Scott City Stars are a force to be reckoned with in the freestyle relays would be an understatement.

Brodie Holstein and Connor Cupp were each champions in two events and the Scott City Stars grabbed top honors in a total of 16 events during the season opening swim meet at Great Bend on Saturday.

Columns & Opinions

As Trump stokes tensions around the world, he’s adding fuel to the fire by demanding even more Pentagon spending.

It’s been said that God works in mysterious ways.

Nearly seven years ago - I know, wow - the Occupy Wall Street movement began highlighting the divide between the top 1 percent and the bottom 99 percent.

Members of the Trump Administration are still fuming about how the president was treated during the recent G-7 summit in Quebec.

President Trump is a bald-faced liar who covered up collusion between his campaign and the Russians, tried to derail a federal investigation and claims to be above the law like some tin-pot dictato

Lifestyle

Dana Pfanenstiel first learned of the Quilts of Valor when asked to make a quilt for a great uncle who was going to be a recipient.

Farmers are fighting back to end deceptive food labeling.

Kent and Jana Williamson, Emporia, will celebrate their 60th wedding anniversary on June 8.

Kent Williamson and Jana Welch were married on June 8, 1958, in St. John.

Stacy and Angela Lawrence, Shields, and Joe and Margie Meyer, Scott City, announce the engagement of their children, Leslee Lawrence and Joey Meyer.

Are tablets, smartphones and laptops robbing Americans of shut-eye? Absolutely, said researchers who found that the unending entertainments and the light the devices emit are a powerful, slumber-ki

Obituaries

Jeanie Wiley, 58, died June 11, 2018, at Shawnee Mission Medical Center. She was born July 24, 1959 , in Scott City, the daughter of Billy Lee and Marjorie Ann (Heim) Riggs. On Aug.

Harriet M. Lewis, 86, died June 10, 2018, at St. Catherine Hospital, Garden City. She was born Sept. 29, 1931 , in Beeler, the daughter of Karl and Maude (Thomas) Knauf.

Edythe Mae Spiker, 79, died June 7, 2018, at the Wichita County Health Center, Leoti. She was born Sept.

Cecile Anna Messersmith, 97, died May 17, 2018, at Village Villa, Nortonville. She was born June 8, 1920, in Scott City, the daughter of Melton Ratio and Pearly (Garoutte) Dean. She graduated from 

Orland “Gay” Marker, 84, died June 9, 2018, at his home in Topeka. He was born Aug.

The Scott County Record

PO Box 377

Scott City, KS 67871

Phone: 620-872-2090

Fax: 620-872-0009