EJSHS Held Commencement On McGinnis Field

On Sunday, July 12, the Eureka Junior Senior High School (EJSHS) Class of 2020 participated in the 132nd graduation commencement exercises, at McGinnis Field, on the EJSHS campus.


Three Injured In Two Motor Vehicle Accidents Last Week

Three individuals received non-life threatening injuries last week, as a result of being in motor vehicle accidents.

To Retire After 40 1/2 Years Of Service

After 40 1/2 years of service to the Eureka and surrounding areas, Tuesday July 14, Dave Hearn will be retiring from AT&T.



Billie looked at me and said, “We are in a pickle.” I agreed. Then, I thought, “What is a pickle?”

Many home gardeners in Kansas are bringing in the bounty from their spring and summer work these days, so it’s understandable if the last thing they are thinking about is planting vegetables.

TOPEKA – Rather than answering calls to “defund the police,” federal lawmakers should support efforts that build trust between law enforcement and communities in order to make all Americans safer,


The Eureka Recreation Commission (ERC) met last Wednesday, May 27, where they primarily discussed the upcoming baseball/softball season and the re-opening of the Eureka Aquatic Park (EAP).

FSCC Postponed Athletic Hall Of Fame Ceremony

FORT SCOTT - Fort Scott Community College (FSCC) postponed its athletic hall of fame ceremony, which was scheduled to take place last Friday, due to the coronavirus pandemic.

Made Hole In One On #6 At ECC

On Saturday, April 25, Chris Neel of Eureka claimed his first hole in one, when he sunk a 185- yard shot on the sixth hole at Eureka Country Club.

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Jan Renae (Schlegel) Mills entered Heavens’ realm on July 8, 2020 peacefully at her home in Eureka, KS. She was born to Bryan and Judy Schlegel on July 14, 1971 in Wichita, KS.

LoLa L. Hunt

Mrs. Lola L. Hunt, age 59, of Severy, Kansas went to her home with her Lord and Savior on Tuesday, July 7, 2020.

NEWTON - John Ezra Dorsett III, passed away on Friday, July 10, 2020 at Ascension Via Christi St. Francis from the Coronavirus. He was 79 years old.

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