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Dawn Hutchins admits she was hesitant when asked to make the transition from kindergarten to teaching four-year-old students.

The Scott City Council has long wanted to know how long the current water delivery system can meet the city’s needs and what an upgrade would look like.

The Scott City Council has set a one-time tag fee of $25 for micro utility trucks operating within the city limits.

It’s not a question of whether pumping from the Ogallala Aquifer is going to happen.

There are no coincidences in life.

Things happen for a reason, says Amy Malchow.

Sports

Scott Community High School head track coach Jim Turner doesn’t hesitate when identifying who sets the gold standard for toughness among his Lady Beavers.

For as long as Marshall Faurot can recall it’s been his dream to clear 16 feet in the pole vault.

When Brendan Whipple jumped out to a quick lead in the 3200m and continued to stretch that advantage over the first two laps, Dighton head coach Ken Simon had doubts about whether he could maintain

Kevin Herman’s arm put the Scott Community High School baseball team in position to win Tuesday’s double-header opener at Spearville.

As someone who established herself as one of the state’s top sprinters while in high school, and has been a NCAA Division II national qualifier, Kelly Wycoff’s successful track career has been buil

Columns & Opinions

Tax Day has come and gone.

After more than a week of brewing anger over James Comey’s book, “A Higher Loyalty: Truth, Lies, and Leadership,” President Trump tweeted earlier this week that he’s coming out with his own tell-al

When the Kansas Supreme Court ruled last October that the level of state support for public schools was constitutionally insufficient, Justice Lee A.

We’d like to say that we aren’t ones to give political advice, but that wouldn’t be true.

Lately, a lot of people in Washington are saying that education reform hasn’t worked very well. Don’t believe it.

Lifestyle

Sisters of Alpha Omega met on April 12 at the home of Suzy Berning for their monthly business meeting. Eleven members were present.

Dick and Carol Ohmart will celebrate their 60th wedding anniversary with an open house at the Buffalo Bill Cultural Center, Oakley, on Sun., April 22, 2:00-4:00 p.m.

The High Plains Study Club met on April 5 at the home of Ivadelle Cotton.

Wes and Maggie Cornelius, Yukon, Okla., will be celebrating their 40th wedding anniversary on April 15.

Kindergarten student Jesus Aguirre puts the finishing touches on a butterfly as part of a Saturday morning art project by youngsters who are enrolled in the spring gardening program at Scott City E

Obituaries

Velma I. Leech, 90, died April 2, 2018, at Good Samaritan Village, Grand Island, Nebr. She was born Aug.

Jacob Foster Leatherman, 102, died April 13, 2018, at the Scott County Hospital, Scott City. He was born Nov.

Carol J. Burnett, 78, died April 14, 2018, at the Scott County Hospital, Scott City. She was born Oct. 20, 1939 , in Scott City, the daughter of Walter M. and Rose E.

Guy E. Stewart, 78, died April 18, 2018, at the Scott County Hospital, Scott City. He was born Oct.

Marcie A. Unruh, 48, died April 11, 2018, at the Scott County Hospital, Scott City. She was born Nov. 1, 1969, in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada, the daughter of Bruce and Mary (Reimer) Barkman.

The Scott County Record

PO Box 377

Scott City, KS 67871

Phone: 620-872-2090

Fax: 620-872-0009