The junior high Lady Bobcat volleyball team will head to Wheatland on Thursday, October 23 for WKLL volleyball tournament action. The ladies enter the tournament as the third seed with a record of 5-3. Their first match of the day will be at 12:45 against the Heartland Christian Crusaders. For the complete bracket, click here: Junior High WKLL Bracket Good luck Lady Bobcats! Bring home some hardware!
On October 27th the Ness County Health Department will be hosting a "Say Boo to the Flu" event at Western Plains High School/North Elementary. The same event will be hosted at Western Plains Junior High/South Elementary on October 28. The events will be held in conjunction with Parent/Teacher conferences. Free flu shots will be . . .
In computer class the seventh and eighth graders had a very special guest, local photographer Nancy Witthuhn . Nancy Witthuhn was invited because the seventh and eighth graders are having a unit on digital cameras and photography. She came and taught both grades about camera techniques . Nancy also showed the . . .
There has been much in the news lately about illnesses and infections. Flu season is coming up and the talk of Enterovirus D68 and Ebola has many people on edge. If someone in your house gets sick and is running a fever, the overwhelming odds are that they have the flu. Ebola is actually very hard to catch and unlikely to be a threat to your health. The Enterovirus D68 however has been diagnosed in Colorado. Attached is a health advisory on Enterovirus D68 and ways to limit its spread. As with the flu, the best advise is to wash your . . .
It is election season once again but I am not referring to Governor or Senator even though those are vitally important. I am talking about USD 106 Board of Education. There are three positions coming up for election this spring. Two of these positions are to represent the Bazine area while one is for the Ransom area. Even though the date of the election is in April, the deadline to register for the ballot is coming in January. Attached is a brochure that explains the job of School Board Member in greater detail. If there is a need for a primary it will be . . .
Merchandise For Sale Baseball Hats (velcro) $17.00 Rally Rags $5.00 Sport Bags $10.00 Stadium Seats $40.00 Wrist Bands $2.00 Contact: Debbie Fairbank-- President 785-731-2352 (work)
Attention! On October 23rd , there will be a Red Cross Blood Drive at Western Plains High School in Ransom. Donation times are from 9 am-3:15 pm . Donations take less than an hour, and are simple and practically painless! If you would like to set up an appointment or if you have any questions, contact Joy Simonson at (785) 731-2352 or Jennifer Potter at (785) 639-5294 . Thank you so much for your interest in giving back to your community!
The following file is the District Calendar in excel and in PDF. 14-15 Calendar (Excel) 14-15 Calendar Also available are past calendars for your viewing. 13-14 Calendar (excel) 2013-14 Calendar (pdf) 2012-13 District Calendar 2012-13 District Calendar (pdf)
On Friday, October 17, the Nevada Township Fire Department, along with the Ransom EMS crew, visited the North Elementary school. The elementary students were educated about fire safety and other various aspects of emergency situations. Each student was given a fire hat of their very own and even got to sit on the stretcher. Thanks to the fire department and ambulance crew for taking time out of their busy days to educate our youth.
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