The Christmas spirit expands even more than imaginable with nearly 150 unique trees of the season being exhibited.
“We’re really proud of the large display of beautiful Christmas trees at the Territorial Capital Museum in Lecompton,” exclaimed Paul Bahnmaier, president of the Lecompton Historical Society. Continue reading →
Christmas is in the air all around and no more than at Burlingame, Kansas.
“The Chamber of Commerce and all of the community have again gone all out for our 28th annual Burlingame Country Christmas celebration titled the Christmas on the Trail, Saturday, Dec. 2,” according to Mark Hecht, Burlingame businessman and Chamber of Commerce official. Continue reading →
Five man and wife couples of the American West have been inducted into the Kansas Cowboy Hall of Fame, according to Lara Brehm, executive director of Boot Hill Museum, Inc., Dodge City.
Each year since 2002, five or more legendary cowboys or cowgirls have been inducted into the hall at the museum. Continue reading →
A prominent Morris County ranch couple has posthumously been inducted into the Kansas Cowboy Hall of Fame.
In ceremonies Saturday at the Boot Hill Museum in Dodge City, Andy and Helen Olson of Council Grove were named for the distinction in the cowboy ranchers category. Continue reading →
It’s been awhile getting there again, but Scott Snedecor has claimed his third world steer roping championship.
That climaxed the 2017 Clem McSpadden National Finals Steer Roping (NFSR) Friday and Saturday at the Kansas Star Arena, Mulvane. Final auditing was yet incomplete as of Sunday noon, Nov. 12. Continue reading →
“Welcome to Cricket County, the land that cool forgot.”
That’s Brenda Hastert’s official invitation to the Lecompton Community Pride Theater Group’s annual Christmas Comedy Production. Continue reading →
These girls know more about horses than just about anybody in the country.
Certainly, they’re four of the most knowledgeable young horse enthusiasts in the state of Kansas. Continue reading →
A sort-of-special semblance to a century-and-a-half ago, there’s a gathering planned in the grove.
This especial Gathering in the Grove, supporting area arts and heritage, is set for the weekend at Council Grove. Continue reading →
There’ll be a Party on the Prairie.
“It’s a full-fledged party Saturday, Nov. 4, at Pioneer Bluffs near Matfield Green,” according to Lynn Smith executive director of the living history ranch of the Henry Rogler family. Continue reading →
Blackjack Saddle Club has scheduled the final point show of the year for Sunday morning, Oct. 29.
It will be in Cico Park at Manhattan beginning at 9 o’clock, according to Justine Staten, club president. Continue reading →