Historic Lake Scott State Park has taken a huge financial hit in the 10 days since contamination spilled into the lake from Ladder Creek.

When you attend Scott Community High School, it’s impossible to escape the role that sports plays in the lives of so many students and in the community’s identity.

A second physician has committed to join the staff of the Scott City Medical Clinic by year’s end.


Ten innings weren’t enough to determine if the Scott Community High School girls could make history.

It would be easy for Kansas State University coaching legend Bill Snyder to stand in front of an audience of supporters and talk football.

Scoring the winning run in the bottom of the seventh inning, the Scott Community High School baseball team completed a sweep of Goodland on Monday to wrap up their regular season.

Columns & Opinions

How can you tell an authoritarian when you see one? We know the 20th century hallmarks - brown shirts, street rallies, and the like.

Reflecting on the presence of an all-knowing, all-seeing God, it was the late comedian George Carlin who asked, “Who would wish that upon Himself?”

As graduates walk across high school stages to eagerly accept the traditional symbol of accomplishment and recognition they have achieved adulthood, they also carry with them the belief that their


Cities attract people for different reasons, which is partly why cities are such popular vacation destinations.

With all of the time we spend entertaining family and friends through the summer months, this seemed like a good time to think about updating our favorite recipes.

The opportunity to play with great musicians is what brought many members of the Flatland Big Band together.

It’s the friendships that keep them coming back.


Marian E. Rohrbough, 84, died May 18, 2017, at Wesley Medical Center, Wichita.

Stanley Thomas Ricker, 80, died May 4, 2017, at his home, Pueblo West, Colo. Stanley was born June 27, 1936, in Gibbon, Okla., to William Ponder and Ethel (Thomas) Ricker.

Wayne I. Turley, 77, died May 2, 2017, at his home in Maize. He was born on May 10, 1939, in Scott City, to Uless Francis and Nora Marie (Smith) Turley.

The Scott County Record

PO Box 377

Scott City, KS 67871

Phone: 620-872-2090

Fax: 620-872-0009