McPherson County Register of Deeds

Deeds recorded from 1/6/21 – 1/12/21 Claude Barkman Jr and Larry Ann Katherine Barkman to Barkman Family Trust. E2 SE4 33-21-05 4C Farms, Gerald Eck, G Marlene Eck, Rita Peterson and Peter Peterson to X Land. N2 NE4 34-21-02 Richard Schwarz and Shirley Schwarz to Bryan Little. LOT 9 BLK 4 CANTON OTS Larry Nichols Sr to Dakota and Clarissa Nichols. LOT 5 6 BLK 10 CANTON IMPROVEMENT COMPANY’S ADD Linda Fewell and Kevin Fewell to New Gottland Evangelical Covenant Church. PT SW4 25-18-03 Jon Howard Hobble and Christopher Penn to New Gottland Evangelical Covenant Church. PT SW4 25-18-03 Linda

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Washburn University Announces Its Fall 2020 President’s List Honorees

TOPEKA, KAN. (01/22/2021)– Washburn University has announced its President’s List honorees for the fall 2020 semester. To qualify for the President’s List, a student must complete at least 12 hours of graded credits and earn a semester grade point average of 4.0. More than 600 students qualified for the President’s List. Washburn University is proud of these students and their commitment to excellence. President’s List honorees include: Ashlyn Bryant of Lindsborg Shelby Hanson of Lindsborg Keeton Lee of Lindsborg Stacey Pham of McPherson Adin Replogle of Lindsborg Lakyn Schieferecke of McPherson Rachel Zimpfer of Inman About Washburn– Founded in 1865,

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Washburn University Announces Fall 2020 Dean’s List Honorees

TOPEKA, KAN. (01/22/2021)– Washburn University has announced its fall 2020 Dean’s List honorees. To qualify for the Dean’s List, a student must be enrolled in 12 hours of graded credits and earn a semester grade point average of 3.4 to 3.99. More than 900 students qualified for the Dean’s List. Congratulations to all of these students, Washburn University is proud of their hard work and commitment to their education. Dean’s List honorees include: Andrea Sweat of McPherson Angela Woods of Lindsborg About Washburn– Founded in 1865, Washburn University is a public institution with nearly 7 thousand students and a thousand

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Farmers Alliance Mutual Insurance United Way Campaign Results

McPherson, KS – Farmers Alliance Mutual Insurance employees have set a record for giving to United Way of McPherson County’s annual campaign. The employees pledged $63,428 to the United Way, and Farmers Alliance Mutual Insurance matched those pledges dollar-for-dollar for a grand total of $126,856 – an all-time record.   This represents a 56% increase in giving over last year. Farmers Alliance held a virtual campaign, as the pandemic has many of its employees working remotely.   Courtney Swart, Recruiting and Development Supervisor, said they were able to have fun with the campaign, and used video to educate its employees about the

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All Schools Day Button Design Contest Announced

THEME: All Trails Lead Home Please submit your design by 5:00 pm, Friday, February 12, 2021 to: McPherson County All Schools Day Committee PO Box 115 McPherson KS 67460 Or you may deliver items in person to Angie Timson, at Peoples Bank and Trust, 101 S. Main Street, McPherson, KS 67460 by the deadline mentioned above. DESIGN SPECIFICATIONS: o Design must be no larger than 11 inches in diameter. (Note: the winning entry will be reduced to fit on a button that is approximately 2 inches in diameter.) o All artwork must be original. Original computer-generated graphics are permitted. However,

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McPherson College Reports 95% Placement Rate for Class of 2020

McPHERSON, KAN. – In a year that stretched health care resources to their limits, McPherson College graduate Stefan Krsmanovic gained valuable job experience on the front lines as an intern with the McPherson County Health Department during his senior year. It is what eventually helped him secure a position with the Sedgwick County Health Department after graduation. Krsmanovic is just one of many success stories from the McPherson College graduating class of 2020, according to Amy Beckman, executive director of career services. Since commencement in May, 95 percent of the class has secured employment or further education. Additionally, of those

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