Scott City

Trunk Talks

The El Quartelejo Museum is excited to announce their upcoming programs, Trunk Talks, which will run September 2017 to May 2018.  This series of traveling resource trunks through Kansas State Historical Society is created for teachers, youth leaders, museums, libraries, and other Kansans who are looking for a unique and educational […]

Scott City Back to School Backpack Drive

It’s that time of the year again, BACK TO SCHOOL.  For some it is looked forward to in eager anticipation, but for others it can be a time of anxiousness.  One way to help is by giving kids a bit of confidence with a new backpack filled with new school […]

Scott County Free Fair celebrates 70th Birthday!

This week, the Scott County Free Fair will celebrate its 70th Birthday!  Although the County Fair can be traced back to the early 1900s, it became official in 1947 with the formation of the Fair Board and the dedication of the new grounds and grandstand. Happenings in early days of the […]

Dealing with Disaster: Jan & Kim Wilkinson

Note: Jan and Kim Wilkinson’s story is the second in Kansas Farm Bureau’s “Dealing with Disaster” series created by veteran farm journalist John Schlageck. The series features Kansas farmers and ranchers and their ability to rise above devastating disasters including the state’s largest wildfire, an April blizzard and its impact […]