News

The City of Scott City will be taking another step forward in the development of the community walking trail with a $315,000 grant awarded by the Kansas Department of Transportation.

The ability to provide more detailed imagery and quicker results is now possible with the addition of a 3D Tomosynthesis mammography machine at the Scott County Hospital.

Caleb Wiggs is just like any other five-year-old.

He can be shy around strangers . . . at first.

When he first began coming to Scott City about 20 years ago, Craig Richards was struck by the friendliness of the people.

Sports

The defense of a state championship is nothing new for Scott Community High School.

The Great West Activities Conference championship title was on the line when the Scott City girls traveled to Ulysses on Tuesday.

There was little doubt that the Great West Activities Conference wrestling championship would come down to the Scott City-Colby dual.

Thirty-two minutes weren’t enough to determine the number one team in the Great West Activities Conference.

Neither were 36 minutes.

SCHS head coach Sarah McCormick saw an opportunity to work on a lot of different aspects of their game. Friday’s action against Lakin was just what the Lady Beavers were looking for.

Columns & Opinions

Ultraconservative Republicans in the Kansas Legislature believe in equal opportunity when it comes to diminishing the effectiveness of good government.

Amy Klobuchar could have waited for the temperature to rise above 15 degrees before launching her 2020 presidential bid.

Kansas Farm Bureau is wanting the Kansas Legislature to grant it permission to establish a health insurance plan for its members who find it increasingly difficult to afford insurance premiums and

Every month or so there’s a stunning new headline statistic about just how stark our economic divide has become.

Lifestyle

The Scott City Chamber of Commerce held a ribbon cutting for Wilkens Physical Therapy located at 1420 South Main. It is owned by physical therapist K.J. Wilkens and his wife, Brooke.

Alpha Omega movie night was the theme for the Jan. 24 social held at Kate Macy’s.

“The Book Club” was the featured movie.

Gary and Nina Haupt will be celebrating their 50th wedding anniversary on February 22. They were married at the First Baptist Church in Scott City.

Births

On October 29, 2018, Rylan and Stephanie Woolfolk welcomed a baby boy, Colson Kent, to their family.

Albert and Linda Savolt will be celebrating their 50th wedding anniversary on February 9, 2019.

Albert Savolt and Linda Beaton were married at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Garden City.

Obituaries

Norma Lea Ward, 93, died Feb. 11, 2019, at Whispering Pines, Norton.

She was born Dec. 26, 1925, in Norcatur, the daughter of Walter Allen and Margaret Ruth (Motsinger) Sebaugh.

Deloris Marie Unruh, 87, died Feb. 7, 2019, at the scott County Hospital, Scott City.

She was born Feb. 7, 1932, in Greensburg, the daughter of Lincoln and Frances (Nichols) Jantz.

Cindy S. Schmitt, 59, died on Feb. 5, 2019, at St. Luke’s Northland Hospital in Kansas City, Mo.

Clarence E. Williams, 92, died on Feb. 1, 2019, at his home in Wallace, Nebr.

H e was born to W.L. (Roy) and Eva L. Williams on July 23, 1927, on a farm in Arthur County, Nebr.

Betty L. Eisenhour, 84, died Jan. 31, 2019, from injuries sustained in an automobile accident in rural Sheridan County, Ks.

The Scott County Record

PO Box 377

Scott City, KS 67871

Phone: 620-872-2090

Fax: 620-872-0009