Friday, 24 June 2016
Login |  Register 
 
Find Products or Services in your local community
Friday
Low  70°
High 96°
Saturday
Low  67°
High 98°
Sunday
Low  67°
High 88°
Monday
Low  66°
High 90°
Tuesday
Low  66°
High 90°
Wednesday
Low  65°
High 94°
Thursday
Low  62°
High 88°
Current Temperature in Liberal KS is 94°  
KSCB Radio News US National Business Health & Science Political World Sports Top NPR Headlines Sports National Headlines
Brownback To Make Good On Wager With Kentucky Gov. Beshear
05/07/2012

 

Gov. Beshear will welcome 440 Kansas steak burgers to the Hope Shelter on Tuesday, which serves the homeless and those with addiction and mental health issues in Lexington, Ky.

 

“We would like to thank Kansas and Governor Brownback for their sportsmanship and this gracious donation,” said Gov. Beshear . “Of course we also thank the UK team for thrilling us with their inspired play this season. Our Kentucky farmers also produce excellent beef, but today some of our citizens are enjoying this import and celebrating the Wildcats’ eighth national championship.”

 

Gov. Brownback will also hand-deliver an additional 120 Kansas steak burgers to the Lawrence Community Shelter (LCS).  LCS is an emergency shelter that helps Kansans in need by assisting with employment, counseling, locating a home, or entering a recovery program for substance abuse and/or mental illness treatment.

 

“Like Gov. Brownback, we were cheering for a different result of the basketball game, but as a second outcome everyone at the Lawrence Community Shelter is grateful to the Governor for this delicious and generous gift as a slam dunk of another sort,” LCS Executive Director Loring Henderson said.

 

“Gov. Beshear and I are very appreciative of the work done by organizations like the Hope Center and Lawrence Community Shelter.  They provide the bridge that families and individuals need to get their lives back on track,” Brownback said.

Governor Brownback also thanked the Kansas City Steak Company who helped provide the Kansas steak burgers and the Kansas Beef Council who helped arrange the donation. 

 

May is beef month in Kansas.  Home to 6.3 million cattle and more than 30,000 beef producers, Kansas generates roughly $6.5 billion each year from beef production. Through related work, the industry also employs thousands of Kansans who provide safe, nutritious and wholesome beef for consumers around the world

 

© Governors Office Press Release
You will need to be logged in to leave a comment.
Please Login

characters left

The posting of advertisements, profanity, or personal attacks is prohibited.
Click here to review our Terms of Use.



MOST VIEWED STORIES
Amtrak Passengers Join Lawsuit In Derailment Case
ICE Makes Arrests In Southwest Kansas
Liberal Inn Fire Arson, Man In Custody
LFD Battles Fire At Liberal Inn
Bee Jays Break Through in Blowout Win  
USD 480 Classified Staff and Administrators Receive Raise
Suspicious Grass Fire In Guymon
Traffic Switch on Bridge Replacement North of Meade
Pitching Leads Liberal to Game One Win at Derby
Supreme Court Orders Explanation of Haskell County Vacancy
Click Here For All Stories

LATEST STORIES
Dodge City Dominates Bee Jays
KS Senate Committee Approves Education Funding Plan
House Fire In Guymon
KS Sen. Candidate To Hold Meet and Greet
Bee Jays Break Through in Blowout Win  
Amtrak Passengers Join Lawsuit In Derailment Case
Suspicious Grass Fire In Guymon
BJ Lead Fizzles in Loss to Dodge City
Rattlers Split in Dodge City
Supreme Court Orders Explanation of Haskell County Vacancy
Click Here For All Stories
Click Here for KSCB Talk Radio 1270 am
Click Here for B107.5
Click Here for The Legend 102.7
click Here for ozzBlog
Click Here for the Emergency Alert Hanbook

©2016 Seward County Broadcasting Company, Inc.
1410 N. Western Ave. Liberal, KS 67901

Emergency Alert System | EEO Public Report Form | The Public and Broadcasting

Powered by Radio Media Group