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Saturday
February 04th, 2023
ELLY GRIMM • Leader & Times   The USD 480 school board will have a short agenda to take care of at its next meeting Monday evening starting at 6:30. Monday’s meeting will be in Room C107 of the Liberal High School East Annex. Before the new business, the board will hear some...

Participants run the Olney leg of the International Pancake Day race last year. This year’s Pancake Day festivities will be Tuesday, Feb. 21, and preparations are going on for both sides of the pond. Courtesy photoELLY GRIMM • Leader & Times   The preparations for Pancake Day in Liberal...

ELLY GRIMM • Leader & Times   The search for a new police chief for Liberal has been going on for some time and recently, that search was completed.  Last week, the City of Liberal announced the hiring of Chet Pinkston, who will officially start in the post Feb. 20. Pinkston has...

ELLY GRIMM • Leader & Times   The State of Kansas made a major move to help citizens with mental health crises last year by launching a new lifeline number, and recently, a milestone was reached with that.  Thursday, Gov. Laura Kelly announced that since its launch in July 2022,...

ROBERT PIERCE • Leader & Times   For several years now, Seward County United Way has provided community members with ways to celebrate Valentine’s Day.  Some of those ways included delivering candy grams to significant others and enjoying meals featuring a little wine and...

ROBERT PIERCE • Leader & Times   February is officially here, and in just less than two weeks so too will be the calendar’s biggest day for romance. Valentine’s Day 2023 falls on a Tuesday this year, a day of work for most, so some local organizations are providing an early taste of...

L&T staff report   Seward County Community College student Nicole Piper has written a one-act comedy called “Serial Dates,” and it will be performed at 7 p.m. Feb. 10 and 11. The public is encouraged to watch this show where two serial killers meet on a dating site. The play is...

L&T staff report   The City of Liberal has used the current logo and motto, “Crossroads of Commerce” for about 30 years, and it is time to consider a new logo for the community. According to a release from the City of Liberal, several community members have recommended an update, and...

Courtesy photoELLY GRIMM • Leader & Times   Parents looking to have their children take Driver’s Ed will soon have a chance for just that thanks to Liberal High School.  “The Driver's Ed lottery will be happening soon at Liberal High School, we're doing it as a lottery because so...

Special to the Leader & Times   WASHINGTON – Wednesday, U.S. Representative Tracey Mann (R-KS) was selected to serve on the House Transportation and Infrastructure Subcommittee on Highways and Transit, Subcommittee on Aviation, and Subcommittee on Railroads, Pipelines, and Hazardous...