WASHINGTON – The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) has announced Friday, Oct. 30, 2020, as the deadline to submit applications for the Wildfire and Hurricane Indemnity Program – Plus (WHIP+) for 2018 and 2019 losses. USDA did not originally specify a deadline when the program was announced.
The Council Grove High School Lady Braves Volleyball team was in action on Saturday, hosting their home tournament and facing a tough day on the court against Clearwater, Wamego and Santa Fe Trail.
Paisli Butler attempts a kill during the Lady Braves’ home tournament on Saturday. Butler would record 16 kills on the day, however, the Lady Braves would only pick up a win in one match on the day. The team will be in action tonight at Central Heights at 5 p.m. (Photo by Bob Collins)
The Council Grove High School Lady Braves Golf team hit the course at the Regional Tournament at Lake Shawnee on Monday, with Carissa Dalquest finishing the day in third place and qualifying for state, while the team took fourth place on the day.
On October 5, Ewan Corey, 44, of White City was traveling east bound on F Avenue when a deer entered the roadway. Corey was unable to stop, striking the animal and causing damage to the front and hood of the vehicle. No injuries were reported to Corey or to passengers Robin Desroches, Kwyn Desroches or Hannah Desroches. The vehicle was able to be driven from the scene by the owner.