To Play Basketball For Tabor College

Eureka Lady Tornado senior Chazni Ptacek was born into a basketball family.

Eureka Winter Royalty To Be Crowned Friday, January 29

Winter Royalty will be crowned at Eureka Junior Senior High School (EJSHS) on Friday, January 29, during half time of the boys’ varsity basketball action against the Fredonia Yellowjackets.

It’s A Boy!

The first Greenwood County baby for 2021 arrived Thursday, January 7, when Madison residents Zachary and Ashton Clepper, welcomed their fourth child.



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“New Year, New You”

TOPEKA – (January 15, 2021) – Kansas Attorney General Derek Schmidt is urging Kansans to use caution with regard to the latest round of COVID-19 stimulus checks that are now being issued.

Each month, I want to provide you with regular updates about what’s going on in our nation’s capital and throughout the 4th District of Kansas. Here’s what happened in December.


Members of the West Elk Wrestling team traveled to Wellsville last Friday, January 15 for a duals tournament. The Patriots faced Uniontown, Girard, Wellsville and Jefferson West.

The Lady Bullodgs of Madison battled Lebo on Friday of last week.

To Serve As Deputy For Greenwood County

On Friday, January 15, former Greenwood County Jailer Blake Fisher graduated from the Kansas Law Enforcement Training Center, in Hutchinson.

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Harold D. Wonser, 80, of Emporia, passed away January 12, 2021, at Newman Regional Hospital, in Emporia.

Loretta Jean Hershberger, 83, of Toronto, died on Monday, January 11, 2021, at the Eureka Nursing Center, in Eureka.


Donald “Lee” Griffitts passed away peacefully in the early morning on January 14, 2021, surrounded by family, friends and his beloved dog Oscar.

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