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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Virtual Button Hunt Clues and Location

CLUE 1  It’s only virtual, but the rules stay the same. Any public place in the 900 square miles of McPherson County is fair game. This clue is the traditional clue stating the location is on public property in McPherson County.   CLUE 2  Sometimes it’s good to get off the trail and go a different direction. This clue references the fact the virtual site is south of the Santa Fe Trail. Recent medallion and virtual hunt locations have been north of the trail.   CLUE 3  You can sometimes find heroes here, but not all the time and not

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All School’s Day Virtual Button Has Been Found

Mothers Day 2020 will be one Sharla Rempe of McPherson will remember for some time. Rempe submitted the correct guess Sunday Morning for the 107th McPherson County All Schools Day Virtual Button Hunt sponsored by First Bank Kansas. The virtual hunt, in it’s 4th year, was the only one of this year’s All Schools Day events that could take place under COVID-19 safety precautions which led to the cancellation of the remainder of this year’s celebration. The virtual location this year was the Moundridge baseball and softball fields on the east edge of Moundridge. The complex inclues one softball and

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Virtual Button Hunt: Clue #5

CLUE #1 It’s only virtual, but the rules stay the same. Any public place in the 900 square miles of McPherson County is fair game.   CLUE #2 Sometimes it’s good to get off the trail and go a different direction.   CLUE #3 You can sometimes find heroes here, but not all the time and not right now. It’s also not a regular hangout for many of today’s heroes   CLUE #4 Big or small, this place has it all. Maybe not right now, but someday.   CLUE #5 Small things take flight here, bigger things nearby. It’s possible

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Virtual Button Hunt: Clue #4

CLUE #1 It’s only virtual, but the rules stay the same. Any public place in the 900 square miles of McPherson County is fair game.   CLUE #2 Sometimes it’s good to get off the trail and go a different direction.   CLUE #3 You can sometimes find heroes here, but not all the time and not right now. It’s also not a regular hangout for many of today’s heroes   CLUE #4 Big or small, this place has it all. Maybe not right now, but someday.  

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Virtual Button Hunt: Clue #3

CLUE #1 It’s only virtual, but the rules stay the same. Any public place in the 900 square miles of McPherson County is fair game.   CLUE #2 Sometimes it’s good to get off the trail and go a different direction.   CLUE #3 You can sometimes find heroes here, but not all the time and not right now. It’s also not a regular hangout for many of today’s heroes

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All School’s Day Virtual Button Hunt

There will be one event for the 107th McPherson County All Schools Day Celebration. Although the 2020 All Schools Day events were cancelled March 18th due to COVID-19 gathering restrictions, the Virtual Button Hunt can still take place and it will begin Wednesday May 6th. The virtual button hunt, sponsored this year by First Bank Kansas, was started in 2017 in conjunction with the medallion hunt which has been part of All Schools Day for many years. According to Button Hunt chair Lucky Kidd, ASD committee members discussed during April the potential of having this one event take place as

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