Obituary: Carol Lee Bradford

Carol Lee Bradford, 78, of McPherson, Kansas, passed away at 6:20 p.m., Tuesday, November 17th, 2020 while in the company of family, at Pleasant View Home, Inman, Kansas. Carol was born in Cedar Vale, Kansas on August 4, 1942, a daughter of Minerva E. (Wood) and Lester E. Bever. Carol attended Cedar Vale Elementary School, Cedar Vale, Kansas and McKinley Elementary School in Abilene, Kansas, McPherson Junior High School and graduated from McPherson High School, McPherson, Kansas in 1960.  She then attended and graduated from Brown Mackie Business College, Salina, Kansas. She was a member of First Baptist Church McPherson,

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McPherson College Joins National Equity Leadership Alliance

McPHERSON, KAN. – McPherson College is among the 51 inaugural member institutions of the Liberal Arts Colleges Racial Equity Leadership Alliance recently announced by the University of Southern California Race and Equity Center. The USC Race and Equity Center works with professionals in educational institutions and corporations to strategically develop and achieve equity goals, better understand and correct climate problems, avoid and recover from racial crises, and cultivate sustainable cultures of inclusion and respect. McPherson College has participated in the USC Race and Equity Center’s Campus Climate Survey since 2019, and as a member of the new Alliance will have access

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Silver Alert Issued for Wichita Man

SEDGWICK COUNTY – The Wichita Police Department requested that the Kansas Bureau of Investigation (KBI) issue a statewide Silver Alert for a man missing from his home in Wichita. The whereabouts of 88-year-old Robert Hood are unknown, and the public’s assistance is requested to help locate him. Hood was last seen leaving his home in the 3600 block of East Oneida in Wichita, Kan., at approximately 11 a.m. on Wednesday. He was driving a grey 2005 Chevy Trailblazer with the handicap tag, 27517. Hood is described as 5’11” tall, 200 lbs., with grey hair. He was last seen wearing blue jeans,

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McPherson County Deeds

William D Glazner and Kimberly Glazner to Sandra Rall. Lot 13, Blk C, Sunbird Lake Est 2. Flying Squirrels to Thrive Real Estate Holdings. TR, 2c, Plaza East, Amended 2016. City of Marquette to William and Linder Rocker. Lot 07, Blk 02, Westridge ADD, Phase 2 Marquette. Strawn Development to Strawn Homes. Lot 5, Blk 1, Valley View, Subdiv Inman. Strawn Homes to Nicholas & Kristina Brown. Lot 5, Blk1, Valley View, Subdiv Inman. Lois C Creed to Windom City. Lot 11, Blk 4, Windom. Connie Farnsworth to Gene & Dawn Morse. Lots 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, Blk

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McPherson Buzz

11/17/20 Lindsborg PD responded to a report of Sexual Assault on S 3rd St in Lindsborg. McPherson PD & SO responded to a report of a DUI on 70 MM I-135 SB in McPherson County. McPherson PD responded to a report of a Suspicious/Wanted Person on N Elm St in McPherson. McPherson EMS & FD responded to a report of a Sick Person/Not Alert on S Chestnut St in McPherson. McPherson EMS responded to a report of a Critical Fall on N Main St in McPherson.

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Emma Ruddle Inducted to MHS Wall of Fame

Emma Ruddle 2019-20 Track Season Cancelled-COVID Member of the Class 5A Final Four Basketball Team Member of the Class 5A Substate Basketball Championship Team Member of the AVCTL Basketball Championship Team 2018-19 KSHSAA Class 5A State Track Champion-100m Hurdles KSHSAA Class 5A State Track Runner-up-100m Dash & 4x100m Relay KSHSAA Class 5A Regional Track Champion-100m Hurdles KSHSAA Class 5A Regional Track Runner-up-100m Dash 3x AVCTL Track Champion-100m Hurdles, 100m Dash, 4x100m Relay Member of the Class 5A Substate Basketball Championship Team Member of the AVCTL Basketball Championship Team 2017-18 KSHSAA Class 4A State Track Champion-100m Hurdles & 100m Dash KSHSAA

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Cody Stufflebean Inducted to MHS Wall of Fame

Cody Stufflebean 2019-20 Wichita Eagle 1st  Team All-State/All-Class Football KFBCA Top 11 All-State/All-Class Football Topeka Capitol Journal 2nd  Team All-State/All-Class Football KFBCA/Topeka Capitol Journal/Wichita Eagle 1st  Team All-State 4A Football Sports in Kansas 4A Defensive Player of the Year AVCTL Div. III Defensive MVP, 1st  Team All-League Defensive End & Tight End Selected to play in the Kansas Shrine Bowl Catch it Kansas Football Player of the Year McPherson Invitational Basketball All-Tourney Team AVCTL Div. III 1st  Team All-League Basketball Topeka Capitol Journal/Wichita Eagle Class 5A Basketball HM VYPE Class 5A Basketball 2nd  Team 2018-19 Topeka Capitol Journal/Wichita Eagle Class 4A Football HM AVCTL Div.

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