Month: January 2011

The streak is over.Allen County Community College’s Red Devil women snapped a 17-game losing streak as a homecoming present for the Red Devil faithful Saturday. The Red Devils weathered several rallies by visiting Neosho County…

It was a catchy headline: “Choosing Self-Esteem Over Sex or Pizza.” My first reaction: false choices. Why not healthy helpings of all three?What the story in the New York Times was about was a study…

For years when Scott Day stalked deer in southeast Missouri, he dreamed of hunting trophy whitetail bucks in Kansas.Now a Kansan, Day and wife, Kim, have ample opportunities to hunt. Both bagged nice bucks last…

Lawrence Barnett’s first view of soil conservation came when he wasn’t tall enough to see over the tracks of a bulldozer.His father had hired a contractor to build an erosion-control dam on a gully cutting…

Allen County Community College’s Red Devils seemed snake-bitten on their home basketball court.For the third straight game at home, the Red Devils watched another team celebrate a Jayhawk Eastern Division win Saturday. On a rag-tag…

Alice B. Price, 83, of Iola died Saturday, Jan. 29, 2011, at Moran Manor.She was born Jan. 16, 1928, in Topeka, to Howard and Jennie (Mullins) Whitney. The family moved to Iola and then to…

No-till farming has won over Dwight Hawkinson.He’s done the hands-off method for eight years, convinced that it improves not only the crops but also the farm’s water quality which nurtures crops and the rest that…

FREDONIA — Four Iola High wrestlers placed in the top seven of their respective weight classes at Saturday’s 29th annual Fredonia High Invitational wrestling tournament.The Mustangs finished 14th with 56 points in the 16-team tournament.…

This is the second of a weekly series of stories on Iola churches.   You can almost hear the fiddler Teva bellowing “Tradition!” — so firm is the Rev. Bruce Kristalyn’s sentiments that Lutheran services…

Memorial services for Clifford J. Vaughan of Kincaid, whose death on Thursday was published in Saturday’s Register, will be at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday at Feuerborn Family Funeral Service Chapel, 219 S. Oak, Garnett. Inurnment will…