• Lightning Causes Fires in Seward County

    Lightning Causes Fires in Seward County - August 08, 2021

    On Saturday, August 7th at about 7:23pm Seward County Fire Department responded to a vegetation fire after a lighting strike on Road 4 just East of Road K. Units arrived on scene to find heavy smoke a...

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  • Redistricting Meeting In Garden City

    Redistricting Meeting In Garden City - August 07, 2021

    The House and Senate Redistricting Committees will conduct 14 meetings between August 9-13, 2021, to receive public comments concerning the redistricting process. All meetings are open to the public. ...

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  • USD 480 Board to Meet on Monday August 9th

    USD 480 Board to Meet on Monday August 9th - August 06, 2021

    The USD 480 Board of Education will meet on Monday August 9th. Up for consideration will be Student Athletics/Activities insurance. USD 480 provides insurance that covers the student if hurt at school...

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  • Foundation Announces Party Auction Date and Theme

    Foundation Announces Party Auction Date and Theme - August 06, 2021

    By Rachel ColemanThis year’s theme for the SCCC Foundation party auction promises to be vibrant. The Seward County Community College Foundation has announced plans for its annual party auction,...

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  • Highway 54 Traffic to Shift

    Highway 54 Traffic to Shift - August 04, 2021

    Traffic will move from the current U.S. 54 alignment to the new alignment east of Liberal in Seward County this Friday, Aug. 6th. Please be sure to buckle up, slow down and ditch the distractions as e...

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  • El Rancho Funds Five SCCC Scholarships

    El Rancho Funds Five SCCC Scholarships - August 04, 2021

    BY PHILLIP LEE LIBERAL, Kan. – El Rancho Supermercado has donated five, individual $1,000 scholarships to Seward County Community College. The announcement was made at a check presentation cer...

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  • Local Author, Janice Northerns, Wins Award

    Local Author, Janice Northerns, Wins Award - August 04, 2021

    Local author Janice Northerns has been named a 2021 WILLA Literary Award Finalist in Poetry for her book Some Electric Hum (Lamar University Literary Press, 2020). The award, named after Pulitzer P...

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  • SCCC Requiring Masks to Start Fall Semester Regardless of Vaccination Status

    SCCC Requiring Masks to Start Fall Semester Regardless of Vaccination Status - August 03, 2021

    BY PHILLIP LEE LIBERAL, Kan. – Seward County Community College will require masks on campus, starting on Monday, August 9. All students, staff, faculty and visitors – vaccinated or unvaccina...

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  • Liberal Police July Accident Reduction Effort

    Liberal Police July Accident Reduction Effort - August 03, 2021

    In 2021, the city of Liberal has experienced an increase in traffic collisions. Many of these collisions have occurred from inattentive drivers, following too close and speeding. No matter the reason,...

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  • Seward County Commission Meets, Appoints Council on Aging Board Members

    Seward County Commission Meets, Appoints Council on Aging Board Members - August 02, 2021

    The Seward County Commission met on Monday evening, and among the items on the agenda the Commission approved a temporary CMB License for Seward County PRCA Rodeo. Commissioners also approved the purc...

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