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Census Deadline

Posted by | September 28, 2020 7:00 am

The deadline is nearing for the 2020 census count. All area census offices will complete their work by September 30th, which is also the last day to respond online or by phone. As of August 27, 2020, the State of … Read the rest





Blast from the Past

Posted by | September 26, 2020 5:00 pm

WEEK OF AUGUST 21, 1980—Marcia Sullivan and Ronnie Mangels receive assistance from Roy Piper, Gary Burkhart and Jay McGaughey during enrollment of Juniors and Seniors. Grade school enrollment will take place next week.


Quote of the Week

Posted by | September 26, 2020 2:00 pm

“Folks are usually about as happy as they make their minds up to be.”—–Abraham Lincoln


Blast from the Past

Posted by | September 26, 2020 11:00 am

WEEK OF AUGUST 31, 1950—These children were the winners in the kid’s parade. The $5 awards for first in each of the three classes were sponsored by the Ulysses News and were won by Billy Shaw and his pet … Read the rest


Quote of the Week

Posted by | September 26, 2020 8:00 am

“When we strive to become better than we are, everything around us becomes better too.” Paulo Coelho




Ulysses to Receive Road Improvement Funds

Posted by | September 25, 2020 5:00 pm

Ulysses is one of 36 communities across the state that has been selected to receive funding through the Kansas Department of Transportation’s City Connecting Link Improvement Program (CCLIP) in 2022 and 2023. The program funds improvements to state highways that … Read the rest


Obituary

Posted by | September 25, 2020 2:00 pm

Ignacio G. Perez, age 86, died Wednesday, September 16, 2020, at Bob Wilson Memorial Hospital in Ulysses, Kansas. He was born February 1, 1934, in Cameron County, Texas, the son of Alejandro and Bisenta (Galban) Perez. Ignacio, known by family … Read the rest


Obituary

Posted by | September 25, 2020 11:38 am

Isidro C. Alcala, age 83, died Saturday, September 19, 2020, at Bob Wilson Memorial Hospital in Ulysses, Kansas. He was born February 17, 1937, in Munday, Texas, the son of Pablo and Priscilla Alcala.

Isidro, known by family and friends … Read the rest


Tiger Football Camp

Posted by | September 25, 2020 11:00 am

High School football players at the Tiger Football camp on Friday, August 14, 2020.


School Board

Posted by | September 25, 2020 8:00 am

The USD 214 School Board met on Monday, August 10, 2020 with all members in attendance but Jim Wilson. To read what was discussed at the school board meeting pick up a copy of The Ulysses News August 27, 2020


Commissioners Meeting

Posted by | September 25, 2020 7:00 am

The Grant County Commissioners met on Tuesday, August 18, 2020 in the Commissioner’s Room in the courthouse. Commissioners Kevin Shapland, Janet Stewart and Mark McGaughey were present. Others in attendance were John Crosby, Bryson Stejskal, Jan Stejskal, County Clerk Sheila … Read the rest


Obituary

Posted by | September 24, 2020 7:00 pm

Barbara Ann Cantrell, age 91, died Tuesday, June 9, 2020, at her home in Ulysses, Kansas. She was born October 27, 1928, in Charleston, West Virginia, the daughter of Reverend J.W. and Eva (Chandler) Lykins. Growing up, Barbara’s father was … Read the rest


Obituary

Posted by | September 24, 2020 5:00 pm

In the short 4 months Princess Quinley spent with us, she was always full of joy and happiness. Wherever she went, she was always smiling and giggling. Quinley is loved by many that she left behind, especially her parents. Her … Read the rest


Chamber Coffee Canceled

Posted by | September 24, 2020 2:30 pm

Chamber Coffee that was scheduled this Friday, September 25, 2020 has been canceled. Next weeks Chamber Coffee is still planned on happening at the moment.



From My Little Corner of the World

Posted by | September 24, 2020 11:00 am

Editorial By Tammie Hensley for the Thursday, August 27th, 2020

As school begins this week in our community, I started thinking about the many first days of school I experienced either when I was the student or when my children … Read the rest


Obituary

Posted by | September 24, 2020 8:00 am

Carolyn L. Meyer, age 73, of Ulysses, Kansas, died Tuesday, August 25, 2020, at St. Catherine Hospital in Garden City, Kansas. She was born May 31, 1947, in Springfield, Colorado, the daughter of Clarence and Marjorie (Rider) Oldham. Carolyn attended … Read the rest


Obituary

Posted by | September 24, 2020 7:00 am

Richard M. “****” Pickler, age 92, of Ulysses, Kansas, died Monday, August 24, 2020, at Kearny County Hospital in Lakin, Kansas. He was born October 14, 1927, in Beloit, Kansas, the son of Dr. Richard S. and Clara (Horneman) Pickler. … Read the rest



Hospital Auxiliary Minutes for August 2020

Posted by | September 23, 2020 5:00 pm

Bob Wilson Memorial Hospital Auxiliary met on Wednesday, August 12, 2020, in the Cooper Clark Room of the Grant County Library. President Delores Currier called the meeting to order at 9:30 a.m. The Auxiliary Prayer and Task were recited. Eleven … Read the rest


Karie Gaskill

Posted by | September 23, 2020 2:00 pm

It’s a new school year in Ulysses and both Hickok Elementary and Sullivan Elementary schools have new leadership teams. Marcia Raines is Hickok’s new principal and Nikki Garcia is the principal at Sullivan. They are joined by Karie Gaskill who … Read the rest



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