News

Storytelling, ceremonial dances and the unveiling of never-before-seen historic artifacts will mark the 140th anniversary observance of the Battle of Punished Woman’s Fork.

Former Scott City resident and SCHS graduate Jordan Snow shares some tips with members of the high school musical cast on Sunday afternoon.

 

If Jordan Snow ever needs a reminder of how difficult it is to break into the acting profession, all he has to do is think of one number - 827.

The one-room school house is an iconic part of Kansas history.

And there was a time when they were a common site on the Kansas landscape.

The goal is to fill all 1,500 seats in the home grandstand when the Scott Community High School football team plays their first varsity game in their renovated complex on Friday.

Sports

To say that Scott City made quick work of Goodland last Friday would be an understatement.

During her high school career, Dulce Ayala had never experienced being first across the finish line in a crosscountry race.

When looking at who would be expected to lead the SCHS x-country boys this season in the absence of Jack Thomas, head coach Kevin Reese wouldn’t have put Eric Francis at the top of the list.

Scoring touchdowns on their first three possessions , Scott City was able to coast to an easy 24-0 Great West Activities Conference win over Holcomb on Friday.

With a quarterback seeing his first varsity start, the goal for the Scott Community High School coaching staff in Friday’s opener was to allow Harrison King to get comfortable in his new role.

Columns & Opinions

As if the dumbing down of America wasn’t happening fast enough, the Texas State Board of Education has decided to put its thumb on the scale and advance a politically and theologically driven agend

For those insisting that Republican senators take Christine Blasey Ford’s allegations against Judge Brett M.

For a man who places such a premium on loyalty, Donald Trump inspires remarkably little.

Politics is a funny business. It’s not meant to be because politicians, by their nature, aren’t intentionally funny.

To say that an upcoming book by the dean of American journalism, Bob Woodward, is harsh on President Trump would be an understatement.

Lifestyle

George and Janet Tecklenburg will celebrate their golden wedding anniversary on Sept. 26.

George Tecklenburg and Janet Matthies were married in Garden City on Sept. 26, 1968.

All-purpose cleaner:for an all-purpose cleaner that will make nearly every surface gleam (especially kitchen counters, appliances, and inside the refrigerator).

Alan and Sonja Kimmal, Emporia, and Tony and Avie Barmann, Scott City, announce the engagement of their children, Shelby Dawn Osborn and Kent Thomas Barmann.

From his family’s home across the street from the Township Hall, Curtis Sauer was able to see a lot of life pass by in Modoc.

Emily Glenn was pretty confident she had a goat that could contend for grand championship honors at this year’s Scott County Fair.

Obituaries

Robert Duane Desbien, 79, died Sept. 11, 2018, at Rio Las Espancias, Albuquerque, N.M. H e was born Nov. 7, 1938, in North Platte, Nebr., the son of Adrian and Ruby Desbien.

Todd Alan Hopkins, 53, died Fri., Sept. 14, 2018, at the Pawnee Valley Community Hospital in Larned, Ks. H e was born July 27, 1965, in Dodge City, Ks.

Rob K. Vsetecka, 56, died Sept. 5, 2018, at his home in Scott City.

He was born July 5, 1962, in Scott City to BF and June Vsetecka.

Teressa G. Bollinger, 56, died Sept. 4, 2018, at  the Wichita County Health Center, Leoti.

Richard A. McDaniel, 62, died Sept. 8, 2018, at the University of Kansas Medical Center, Kansas City.

The Scott County Record

PO Box 377

Scott City, KS 67871

Phone: 620-872-2090

Fax: 620-872-0009