It was a match made in the movies! An Emporia dog is starring alongside actor Harrison Ford in the new movie, “Call of the Wild.”
“For having two days off since our last game, no practice, I was really impressed with our kids’ effort,” said Coach Jason Shelangouski.
Jolie Ziegler became the first female wrestler in the history of Council Grove High School to qualify for the state wrestling tournament, following a regional title win on Saturday.
Some 25 local and area citizens participated in the annual Legislative Coffee at the Council Grove/ Dunlap United Methodist Church in Council Grove Saturday morning when Senator Rick Wilborn, Kansas 35th Senatorial District, and Representative Dave Baker, Kansas 68th House District, made presentations and answered questions for an hourand-a-half.
SPORTS HALL OF FAME -- Keith Pickett (right), a1966 graduate of Council Grove High School, was inducted Monday night into the St. Louis Sports Hall of Fame. He is pictured with Greg Marecek, founder and president of the Sports Hall of Fame. Pickett worked in public relations/communications for 40 years in the St. Louis area. Now retired, he and his wife, Maggie, live in Winter Garden, Fla.