Category Archives: Eastern Kansas

Inaugural Kansas Governor’s Ringneck Classic

The First Kansas Governor’s  Ringneck Classic Invitational Pheasant Hunt will be in Oakley and Logan Co. Kansas November 18th and 19th!  Friday night there will be a Meet & Greet for the public to meet Governor Brownback and share in … Continue reading

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Great Plains Theatre Presents Back to Back Productions

Great Plains Theatre in Abilene Kansas will present a hilarious new comedy by the author of LEND ME A TENOR and MOON OVER BUFFALO.  LEADING LADIES runs October 14 through the 23.  The comedy finds two actors so down on … Continue reading

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Spy Technology: The History Major’s Perspective

 ABILENE, Kan. -  A special Eisenhower Administration 50 year retrospective program on the history of spy technology will be held Tuesday, Oct. 18 at the Eisenhower Presidential Library and Museum. The event is scheduled for 7 p.m. in the … Continue reading

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Fall means fun in Topeka

Cooler weather brings unique activities and events to Topeka during the fall season. Crowds gather to celebrate, shop, eat and participate throughout the entire city of Topeka. Listed below are events that you shouldn’t miss. Gary’s Fall Festival is a … Continue reading

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Wild Bill Hickok Rodeo Nominated as One of Best in Country

For the fifth time, the Wild Bill Hickok Rodeo has been nominated as one of the five best medium sized rodeos in the nation in the Pro Rodeo Cowboys Association. The Abilene, Kansas rodeo, which always takes place the first … Continue reading

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AHS, AMS JAZZ BAND PLANNING NIGHT OF SWEET DINNER MUSIC- by NICOLE PRINTZ Lifestyles Editor

A nice evening might begin with an Italian dinner in the Eisenhower Presidential Library courtyard. A live jazz band would make the night even more special. One such evening is planned for Saturday, Oct. 8, and will feature the Abilene … Continue reading

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Apples and everything- Cider Days Topeka

A day spent at the Kansas Expocentre during Cider Days in Topeka September 24 and 25 will be a day full of adventure and fun. As you are wondering through the hundreds of booths filled with arts and crafts, you may catch … Continue reading

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Eisenhower’s Civil Rights Legacy

ABILENE, Kan. – When civil rights issues are mentioned, most people automatically think of the 1960s. “Eisenhower’s Civil Rights Legacy,” set for Saturday, Sept. 24 at the Eisenhower Presidential Library and Museum, will be a reminder that the Eisenhower Administration … Continue reading

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Western Vista Sunflower Classic

Western Vista Sunflower  Classic Bike Tour (25, 50, 75, or Century Ride) & Family Fun Ride Saturday,  September 17, 2011 Annie Oakley Park,  Oakley, Kansas Looking for a great fall bicycle tour?  The second annual “Western Vista Sunflower Classic” is … Continue reading

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Abilene Hosts 1st Dickinson County Road Race

The 1st annual Dickinson County Road Race, Saturday, August 27, in Abilene!   This is a family-friendly event for any age and experience of cyclist. All routes start and stop in Eisenhower Park in Abilene, Kansas.  Detailed maps are available by … Continue reading

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