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Tigers top Royals again »


KANSAS CITY, MO (AP) - Max Scherzer and the Detroit Tigers won their appeal on a wild play, and Joe Nathan escaped a ninth-inning jam to hold off the Kansas City Royals 3-2 Saturday and boost their AL Central lead. The Tigers increased their edge to 2 1/2 games over the Royals. Kansas City fell into […]

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Barton Theatre Major to star in “Steel Magnolias” »


Story by Joe Vinduska Photos by Brandon Steinert Barton sophomore theatre major Joy Conner used to be shy.  Thanks to her involvement with theatre, her shyness is a thing of the past.  She’ll be portraying the role of Truvy Jones in the Barton Theatre production of “Steel Magnolias,” a role made famous by Dolly Parton […]

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Monday’s Barton County Commission Meeting Agenda »

barton county courthouse

BOARD OF BARTON COUNTY COMMISSIONERS Agenda Meeting Monday, September 22, 2014 – 9:00 a.m. until Close I. OPENING BUSINESS: A. Call Meeting to Order. B. Recitation of the Pledge of Allegiance. C. Consider Approval of the Agenda. D. Minutes of the September 15, 2014, Regular Meeting, are not available. E. Any citizen wishing to make […]

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Tigers pad AL Central lead with rout of Royals »

Detroit Tigers' James McCann (34) beats the tag by Kansas City Royals second baseman Omar Infante to steal second during the fourth inning of a baseball game Friday, Sept. 19, 2014, in Kansas City, Mo. (Photo: AP Photo/Charlie Riedel)

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — The Detroit Tigers insisted that they weren’t trying to make a statement. They accomplished it anyway. Ian Kinsler hit a two-run homer, everyone in the Detroit starting lineup had a hit by the fourth inning and the Tigers pounded Jason Vargas and the second-place Kansas City Royals 10-1 on Friday night […]

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Weekend Weather »

Scattered thunderstorms are possible from this afternoon thru tonight and may be produce nickel-sized hail & winds around 50 mph. Better chance of thunderstorms will occur early next week. The thunderstorms should arrive areas west of I-135 Monday night then spread across the rest of the region Tuesday & Tuesday Night continuing thru Thursday. These thunderstorms may also be quite strong with penny-side hail and winds around 50 mph.

Today A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 90. Southwest wind 7 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Tonight A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly between 7pm and 4am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. Calm wind becoming […]

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This Weekend on 1590 KVGB, “The Talk of the Town” »


KVGB WEEKEND PROGRAMMING – SATURDAY MID-7:00 Coast to Coast with George Noory 7:00-7:30 Wall Street Journal Report 7:30-8:00 “Stuztman Greenhouse Show” 8:00-9:00 Agri-Shop 9:00-10:00 Health Information Please 10:00-12:00 Kim Kommando Show 12:00-5:30 ESPN Radio – “College Game Day” 5:30-11:00 Major League Baseball – Detroit Tigers @ Kansas City Royals 11:00-12:00 ESPN Radio – “Saturday Game […]

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No. 5 Auburn holds off No. 20 K-State, 20-14 »

Auburn wide receiver D'haquille Williams (1) celebrates after scoring a touchdown during the second half of an NCAA college football game against Kansas State Thursday, Sept. 18, 2014, in Manhattan, Kan. Auburn won 20-14. (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel)

MANHATTAN, Kan. (AP) – Nick Marshall threw two touchdown passes, Auburn forced three turnovers and the fifth-ranked Tigers held on to beat mistake-prone No. 20 Kansas State 20-14 on Thursday night. Marshall finished with 231 yards passing for the Tigers (3-0), who were forced to the air by a Wildcats defense that was bent on […]

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Chiefs’ Charles limited with high ankle sprain »


KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) – Chiefs running back Jamaal Charles showed up for practice Thursday, albeit in a limited capacity, despite a high ankle sprain sustained last Sunday against Denver. Charles did not participate Wednesday and there were fears that one of the game’s dynamic playmakers could miss several weeks. Chiefs coach Andy Reid has […]

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Wednesday Barton Scoreboard »


Soccer Men Coffeyville 5 Barton 2 Women Barton 2 Coffeyville 0 Volleyball Barton 3 Dodge City 1

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Cain, Aoki power Royals to 6-2 win over White Sox »

Kansas City Royals' Lorenzo Cain singles in the fourth inning of a baseball game against the Chicago White Sox at Kauffman Stadium in Kansas City, Mo., Wednesday, Sept. 17, 2014. (AP Photo/Colin E. Braley)

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) – Lorenzo Cain hit a three-run homer, Nori Aoki kept up his tear at the plate and the Kansas City Royals roughed up Chicago White Sox ace Chris Sale in a 6-2 victory Wednesday night that kept the pressure on Detroit in the AL Central. The first-place Tigers led the Royals […]

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