David O’Dell Will Run for County Commissioner in District 3

David O’Dell, CPA and longtime Professor of Accounting at McPherson College, recently announced his intention to seek election for the District 3 County Commissioner seat in McPherson County. O’Dell officially filed for candidacy on February 24th, stating that he wants to “give back” to the community that is his lifelong home. O’Dell retired in December after 40 years of teaching in the business department at McPherson College as a tenured professor, knowing that he wanted to continue to embrace service as a chief component of his active lifestyle. County government seems a natural fit for O’Dell who has been active

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Terry Lee Myers Obituary

Terry Lee Myers, 71, of McPherson, KS, passed away at 12:56 p.m., Tuesday, March 10th, 2020 while in the company of family members, at McPherson Hospital. Terry was born in Lyons, Kansas on August 30, 1948, a son of Helen Mae (Huffman) and Lloyd Robert “Bob” Myers. Terry attended the Little River grade school and graduated from Little River High School, Little River, Kansas in 1966, the last year before consolidation with Windom and Geneso.  He enlisted in the U.S. Navy where he honorable served in the Vietnam War.  After his service to his Country he attended Hutchinson Community College,

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McPherson County Deeds for 3/4 – 3/10/20

Beau Ediger to Jesse Lauderdale, property in McPherson Christopher B. and Nicole L. Garcia to Beau Glidden Ediger and Heather Elizabeth Diamond, property in McPherson Arlo and Starla Unruh to Jeremy Unruh, property in Galva James C. and Mary Jo Rogers to James C. and Mary Jo Rogers, property in McPherson James C. and Mary Jo Rogers to James C. and Mary Jo Rogers, property in McPherson John E. and Bonnie Boyle to Rock A. and Debra A. Westfahl, property in Lindsborg Jacob R. and Jessie L. Cauthorn to Eryn Prickett, property in McPherson Robert J. Ferguson and Sandy K.

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Daily 911 for 3/10/20

EMS personnel responded to North Elm Street for a report of a sick person with no prior symptoms at 8:36 am. Police personnel responded to South Centennial Drive for a report of a DUI or impaired driver at 2:50 pm. Sheriff’s Office personnel responded to 14th Avenue for a report of a past burglary/home invasion at 3:56 pm. Police personnel responded to Highland Drive for a report of harassment/stalking/threat at 5:16 pm. Police personnel responded to South Centennial Drive for a report of past harassment/stalking/threat at 6:38 pm. EMS, Police and Sheriff’s Office personnel responded to Sout Lakeside Drive for

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