Holey Shirts Mean Working

“Oh gosh, he must be a religious man.”

Somebody said that snidely to the fella beside him as we went to get in our car to head home from work.

“At least, you sure do have a holey short,” the remark this time directed to our attention.

Initially a bit self-conscious, we soon figured out that again we’d worn a hole in our shirt sleeve, and nodded a grin at the idiosyncratic, but chiding accusation.

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Cool evening makes for ultimate excitement as record crowd applauds bull riders

Fall had set in, and the bulls were sure feeling their oats, but it all added to the excitement making a record topping Flint Hills Bull Blowout at Strong City.

“The cool weather made us concerned whether we’d get a crowd, but people brought their jackets and came in record numbers to our fifth annual jackpot bull riding competition,” said Kim Reyer, event coordinator.

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