Abilene (Kansas, United States)

Type: City
Name: Abilene (Kansas, United States)
Country: United States
Latitude: 38.917198
Longitude: -97.213898
population: 6,398
First reported 6 hours ago - Updated 6 hours ago - 1 reports

Red Raiders seek strong finish to season to go with solid play so far

At 32-13 on the season, the Texas Tech baseball team has put together its best record through 45 games since 2004, which happens to be the last time the program was in the NCAA postseason.Just 11 games remain between now and the end of the regular season. ... [Published Lubbock Online - 6 hours ago]
First reported Apr 23 2014 - Updated 15 hours ago - 2 reports

Abilene and the Big Country are in the storm area forecast for both Saturday and Sunday.

By Jason Meyers, Storm Shield MeteorologistSevere weather has been nearly nonexistent this year, but if forecasts for the weekend are any indication, that’s about to change.Only a handful of days have produced severe weather this year, and of those days, ... [Published Abilene Reporter - 16 hours ago]
First reported Apr 23 2014 - Updated Apr 23 2014 - 1 reports

obits 4-22-14

2:00 AM Joyce E. BlystoneKANORADO -- Joyce E. Blystone, 73, died April 2, 2014. She was born May 28, 1920, south of Kanorado. Preceded in death by: parents, Emmett and Dorothy Blystone and nephew, Joe Golemboski. Survivors: sisters, Edna Golemboski, Ruth ... [Published Salina Journal - Apr 23 2014]
First reported Apr 18 2014 - Updated Apr 18 2014 - 1 reports

Dole coming to Salina on May 13

2:00 AM By the Salina JournalLocal supporters of longtime U.S. Congressman Bob Dole will have a chance to meet the 90-year-old Kansas native when he visits Salina on May 13.The Salina stop is one of five he'll make that day amid a four-day, 16-city t ... [Published Salina Journal - Apr 18 2014]
First reported Apr 18 2014 - Updated Apr 18 2014 - 1 reports

Kansas Highway Patrol troopers led on multicounty chase

2:00 AM By the Salina JournalABILENE -- A man driving a van that had been reported stolen led Kansas Highway Patrol troopers on a 65-mile chase Thursday on Interstate Highway 70 from Solomon to Wilson before being stopped.The chase began about 6:30 a.m., ... [Published Salina Journal - Apr 18 2014]
First reported Apr 18 2014 - Updated Apr 18 2014 - 1 reports

Local Leadership Students Prepare for 925 Mile Bike Journey

After months of planning, the second Bike Ride Across Texas team is gearing up for a ride of their lives.Director of Leadership Studies at Hardin Simmons University, Dr. Coleman Patterson, explains that biking across the state has been a dream of his ... [Published Big Country - Apr 18 2014]
First reported Apr 16 2014 - Updated Apr 16 2014 - 1 reports

Roped into commemoration: Team ropers honored on Abilene rodeo buckle

ABILENE, Kan. - Team ropers Karl Langvardt and Steve Zumbrunn have been chosen to be on the 2014 Wild Bill Hickok Rodeo commemorative buckle.Langvardt, Alta Vista, Kan., and Zumbrunn, Chapman, Kan., were neighbors in eastern Dickinson County when Lanvardt ... [Published Midwest Producer - Apr 16 2014]
First reported Apr 11 2014 - Updated Apr 11 2014 - 1 reports

Florence Mary Hostetter Schneider

6:00 AMHOPE -- answered the call of her Lord and Savior, "Well done, thou good and faithful servant, enter into the eternal joy of the Lord," on Thursday, April 10, 2014, at her home in Hope.She was born Sept. 30, 1916, to Peter and Elizabeth Lenhert-Shetter, ... [Published Salina Journal - Apr 11 2014]
First reported Apr 03 2014 - Updated Apr 03 2014 - 2 reports

Wanted Abilene man ejected, seriously hurt in pursuit rollover

Wreck occurs in Clay County after vehicle hits spike strips, loses control The Kansas Highway Patrol identified the fleeing driver as Aaron S. Zimmermann, 26, of Abilene. Zimmermann was ejected and suffered disabling but not life-threatening injuries, ... [Published Topeka Capital-Journal - Apr 03 2014]
First reported Apr 02 2014 - Updated Apr 02 2014 - 1 reports

James C. Johnson

5:51 AMABILENE -- The Honorable , 84, passed away Tuesday, April 1, 2014. He was born March 3, 1930, in Marysville to Carl B. and Isla M. (Robinson) Johnson. Preceded in death by: sons, Neil and Carl. Survivors: wife, Fay; daughter, Jan (Zachary) Meyer; ... [Published Salina Journal - Apr 02 2014]
First reported Apr 01 2014 - Updated Apr 01 2014 - 1 reports

Storm Spotter Class-Abilene

The National Weather Service is making their way across northeast Kansas through April giving 90 minute presentations on severe storm saftey, preparedness, and awareness.Abilene in Dickinson County at the Abilene Coumminty Center ... [Published Country Legends 106.9 - Apr 01 2014]
First reported Mar 31 2014 - Updated Mar 31 2014 - 3 reports

Eisenhower Hometown Likes Ike Memorial Design

By Posted at 5:06 p.m. March 31Dwight D. Eisenhower’s hometown is encouraging the stakeholders in his Washington, D.C., memorial to move forward with architect Frank Gehry’s contentious design.The City Commission of Abilene, Kan., in March passed a resolution ... [Published Roll Call Online - Mar 31 2014]

Quotes

AccuWeather Storm Warning Meteorologist Scott Breit said: "Supercell thunderstorms will develop along the dry line from west-central Kansas to northwestern Texas late Saturday afternoon with large hail and tornadoes a good bet."
"The same skills my grandfather learned during the Great Depression, scouts are learning now," she said. "Life is so different now, but scouting is the same."
In an interview with Guitar World, guitarist Chris Henderson touches on how stripping down their setlist to acoustic versions will affect the music: "It's a beautiful thing when a song translates to acoustic guitar... I think a lot of our songs do translate well, because we wrote something like 90% of our songs, even the rock songs - even "Believer" and all that stuff - they were written on acoustic first."
"It was slower at some points but the person would not yield" Gardner said

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Red Raiders seek strong finish to season to go ... [Published Lubbock Online - 6 hours ago]
Abilene and the Big Country are in the storm ar... [Published Abilene Reporter - 16 hours ago]
A storm will move slowly across the United Stat... [Published Abilene Reporter - Apr 23 2014]
obits 4-22-14 [Published Salina Journal - Apr 23 2014]
Belinda Larsen: Augusta's Yesterdays 4-22-14 [Published Butler County Times Gazette - Apr 22 2014]
One of few female executives in the Boy Scouts ... [Published Salina Journal - Apr 21 2014]
Sunflower Diversified Services announces bowlin... [Published Great Bend Tribune - Apr 18 2014]
3 Doors Down Acoustic: Songs From the Basement ... [Published PRWeb - Apr 18 2014]
Kansas Highway Patrol troopers led on multicoun... [Published Salina Journal - Apr 18 2014]
Dole coming to Salina on May 13 [Published Salina Journal - Apr 18 2014]
Local Leadership Students Prepare for 925 Mile ... [Published Big Country - Apr 18 2014]
Bob Dole to visit Salina, other Kansas cities [Published Salina Journal - Apr 17 2014]
Kansas patrol led on 65-mile chase on interstate [Published South Carolina Enquirer-Herald - Apr 17 2014]
Blue Calypso : Delivers Monumental Coupon Conve... [Published 4 Traders - Apr 17 2014]
Roped into commemoration: Team ropers honored o... [Published Midwest Producer - Apr 16 2014]
Obituaries reported in the April 17, 2014, Advo... [Published Marysville Advocate - Apr 16 2014]
Navarre school to be renovated with help of nea... [Published Salina Journal - Apr 15 2014]
Obits for 4-15-14 [Published Salina Journal - Apr 15 2014]
History for April 15 [Published MuskegonPundit - Apr 15 2014]
Witness to history [Published Salina Journal - Apr 14 2014]
Update: Three killed and one in custody in shoo... [Published Abilene Reporter - Apr 13 2014]
Watching out for storms [Published KWCH 12 - Apr 13 2014]
Florence Mary Hostetter Schneider [Published Salina Journal - Apr 11 2014]
obits 4-10-14 [Published Salina Journal - Apr 10 2014]
Kentucky educator competes for FHSU job [Published Hutchinson News - Apr 09 2014]
Brownback helps launch new tourism campaign at ... [Published Wichita Eagle - Apr 09 2014]
The Wild West is alive in Justin Boots: Gear Re... [Published Examiner.com - Apr 09 2014]
Obituaries reported in the Feb. 14, 2013, Advoc... [Published Marysville Advocate - Apr 08 2014]
Star-crossed plan [Published Lawrence Journal-World - Apr 07 2014]
No headline - Paid_obits [Published Wichita Falls Times Record News - Apr 05 2014]
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History for April 15 - On-This-Day.com :United States: Income Tax Pay Day Happy Birthday! Roy Clark, Emma Thompson, Heloise Cruse Evans 1817 - The first American school for the deaf was opened in Hartford, CT.  1865 -  U.S. President Abraham Lincoln ...
Ike’s Hometown Endorses Design for Eisenhower M... [Published Business Wire Public Policy/Government News - Mar 31 2014]
WASHINGTON & ABILENE, Kan.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Eisenhower Memorial design is endorsed by City of Abilene, Kansas, President Eisenhower's home town. Citizens urge federal review agencies and Congress to approve and fund the Memorial. ...
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