Tuesday, August 15, 2017
Posted by Edgar
Reader's rate:
0
Monday’s eclipse is first in Kansas in 99 years The first solar eclipse to come to the area in 99 years will take place on Monday afternoon. The Great American Eclipse, as it's being called, will cross 14 states from Oregon to South Carolina. Kansas and Nebraska are two of the states... + continue reading
Tuesday, August 15, 2017
Posted by Edgar
Reader's rate:
0
By Cynthia Scheer The history of several of Republic County's stone houses is unknown, and many locals say the people who would know anything about them are gone. Such is the case with the stone house Margaret Lachman refers to as “the original homestead.” To read more... + continue reading
Tuesday, August 15, 2017
Posted by Edgar
Reader's rate:
0
Tobi Wilber - Grand Champion Market Goat Natalee Bray - Reserve Champion Market Goat To read more please log in or subscribe to the digital edition. http://etypeservices.com/Belleville%20TelescopeID486/ + continue reading
Tuesday, August 15, 2017
Posted by Edgar
Reader's rate:
0
Nine new members were inducted into the High Banks Hall of Fame on Aug. 3. In an event hosted by the National Midget Auto Racing Museum, a group of seven racers were joined by a historic promoter and a racing innovator as the Class of 2017. Harry Hart, a Denver, Colo., native, was the first man... + continue reading
Tuesday, August 15, 2017
Posted by Edgar
Reader's rate:
1
Allyson Brunner was awarded the John Foster Memorial College Scholarship. The $3,000 scholarship was on behalf of the Kansas Peace Officers' Association, the Kansas Sheriffs' Association, and the Kansas Association of Chiefs of Police. She is the daughter of Eric and Tracie Brunner, of... + continue reading

Latest News

08/15/2017
By Fred Arnold The City of Belleville began work on a series of widesweeping changes Monday that would crack down on owners of commercial properties who are in violation of local ordinances. Council members voted in separate motions to contract with the... + continue reading
08/15/2017
By Cynthia Scheer County commissioners fielded several questions during Monday morning's budget hearing as former county commissioner Harold Wilbur chastized the board for the way tax dollars are being spent. His questions ranged from salary increases... + continue reading

Home Page

More News

08/08/2017
By Deb Hadachek Telescope editor Weather is a hot topic in a farming community. Especially when it comes to keeping an eye on approaching storms--which can be difficult when the nearest set of eyes on the sky is in Topeka. Enter Weather Bug, an educational program introduced by... + continue reading
08/08/2017
By Cynthia Scheer A Belleville woman took the third place crown at the national Czech queen pageant a few days ago. Sara Vytlacil was named the Miss Czech Slovak U.S. second runner-up on Sunday night in Wilber, Neb. Vytlacil also won the authentic Kroj category and was runner up in the Sokol... + continue reading
08/08/2017
By Bryan Gapinski Spencer Bayston scored a wire-to-wire winning the 40th annual Belleville Midget Nationals Saturday Night at the Belleville High Banks. Bayston became the thirteenth driver to win the event from the pole position. Bayston jumped into the lead at the start followed by last... + continue reading
S M T W T F S
 
 
1
 
2
 
3
 
4
 
5
 
6
 
7
 
8
 
9
 
10
 
11
 
12
 
13
 
14
 
15
 
16
 
17
 
18
 
19
 
20
 
21
 
22
 
23
 
24
 
25
 
26
 
27
 
28
 
29
 
30
 
31
 
 
 

Sports

08/15/2017
Tobi Wilber - Grand Champion Market Goat Natalee Bray - Reserve Champion Market Goat To read more please log in or subscribe to the digital edition. http://etypeservices.com/Belleville%... + continue reading

Commentary

08/15/2017
By Deb Hadachek Next Monday’s solar eclipse may be the most talked about one or two minutes in recent history. In the interest of journalistic excellence, I thought about inviting... + continue reading

Youth

08/01/2017
Eight students represented Republic County at the National FBLA Conference in Anaheim, California from June 27-July 2. Over 12,000 FBLA members from accross the nation attended the conference. The... + continue reading