Dickinson County Newswire

Dickinson County Newswire

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  1. County looks at replacing bridgeRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Abilene Reflector-Chronicle

    Dickinson County Commissioners approved signing a form Oct. 10 accepting Kansas Department of Transportation funding to replace a bridge. The county received a $362,000 KDOT grant to replace the bridge located at 2330 Moon Road, north and east of Enterprise on a one-way road, explained Dickinson County Administrator Brad Homman.

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  2. Candidates for District 1 discuss issuesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Abilene Reflector-Chronicle

    Vying for a seat on the Dickinson County Commission, Republican Doug Lindahl, left, and Democrat Ron Roller discuss county issues at a candidates' form sponsored by the Abilene Area Chamber of Commerce at the Visitor's Center of the Eisenhower Presidential Library last Tuesday. Vying for a seat on the Dickinson County Commission, Republican Doug Lindahl, left, and Democrat Ron Roller discuss county issues at a candidates' form sponsored by the Abilene Area Chamber of Commerce at the Visitor's Center of the Eisenhower Presidential Library last Tuesday.

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  3. Second victim accuses Millsap of sexual abuseRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 12 | Abilene Reflector-Chronicle

    A second accuser has come forward against Eric Millsap, 44, who is facing 178 counts of criminal rape and sodomy in Dickinson County District Court. Charges were filed last Thursday by Dickinson County Attorney Andrea Purvis and are pending due to the timing of the weekend and Columbus Day holiday on Monday.

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  4. New vicitim accuses Millsap of sexual misconductRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 12 | Abilene Reflector-Chronicle

    Two new charges of sexual misconduct with a 14-year-old girl were brought before Eric Millsap, 44, in Dickinson County District Court Thursday afternoon. The second case involving a different single victim was filed on Oct. 9 and Millsap appeared in court Thursday afternoon accused of, on or about Sept.

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  5. County prepares for floodingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 12 | Abilene Reflector-Chronicle

    Water in the Smoky Hill River was outside its banks Thursday morning south of Abilene and at "action state" elsewhere in Dickinson County. Water in the Smoky Hill River was outside its banks Thursday morning south of Abilene and at "action state" elsewhere in Dickinson County.

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  6. Breast Cancer Awareness MonthRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 4 | Abilene Reflector-Chronicle

    ... will benefit local breast health initiatives, providing free mammograms for uninsured men and women of Dickinson County and contributing toward the purchase of a new 3D mammography system for Memorial Hospital. The machine was installed Sept. 25, ...

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  7. Donald William HasselmanRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 4 | Abilene Reflector-Chronicle

    He attended school and graduated from Dickinson County High School in 1937. He married Mary Jean McLaughlin at St. Michael Catholic Church in Chapman on August 20, 1946.

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  8. Man accused of sexual assaultRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 3 | Abilene Reflector-Chronicle

    Monday, David Blair, rural Abilene, turned himself into the Dickinson County Sheriff's Office with his first appearance in district court on Tuesday.

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  9. Dickinson County seeks federal funds to replace bridgesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 3 | Abilene Reflector-Chronicle

    "President Trump has allocated a chunk of money to local states for highway projects," explained County Administrator Brad Homman. "It's a one-time funding opportunity, coming to the states through KDOT ."

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  10. City, county agree on cooperationRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 3 | Abilene Reflector-Chronicle

    John Divine, owner of The Leadership Firm and professional training and coaching consultant, moderated a joint meeting of the Dickinson County Commission and the Abilene City Commission. John Divine, owner of The Leadership Firm and professional training and coaching consultant, moderated a joint meeting of the Dickinson County Commission and the Abilene City Commission.

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  11. Joint meetingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 3 | Abilene Reflector-Chronicle

    John Divine, owner of The Leadership Firm and professional training and coaching consultant, moderated a joint meeting of the Dickinson County Commission and the Abilene City Commission.

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  12. Heritage Days all about county historyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 2 | Abilene Reflector-Chronicle

    Reflector-Chronicle file photoA steam engine will be running the 1901 C.W. Parker Carousel as part of The Heritage Day Festival Saturday at the Dickinson County Heritage Center. Reflector-Chronicle file photoA steam engine will be running the 1901 C.W. Parker Carousel as part of The Heritage Day Festival Saturday at the Dickinson County Heritage Center.

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  13. Unsolved MysteriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 1 | Abilene Reflector-Chronicle

    An unidentified murder victim, discovered in Dickinson County in 1987, was wearing this maroon t-shirt traced back to Astronaut High School in Titusville, Fla. The victim was a 40-to 50-year-old black female, approximately 5 foot 2A1 2 inches to 5 foot 5A1 2 inches.

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  14. Longtime community leader Ralph Hilton dies FridayRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 1 | Abilene Reflector-Chronicle

    ... "He was extremely loyal to Abilene and I think some of that was being in the printing part," said Dickinson County Commissioner Lynn Peterson, who also was an Abilene City Commissioner. "Whether it was the fair, the greyhound people years ago, he ...

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  15. Mystery t-shirtRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 1 | Abilene Reflector-Chronicle

    An unidentified murder victim, discovered in Dickinson County in 1987, was wearing this maroon t-shirt traced back to Astronaut High School in Titusville, Fla. The victim was a 40-to 50-year-old black female, approximately 5 foot 2A1 2 inches to 5 foot 5A1 2 inches.

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  16. Victim said alleged rape was dailyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 28 | Abilene Reflector-Chronicle

    Last May, an Abilene woman walked in the Abilene Police Department to report that she had been sexually abused since the age of eight, according to a redacted affidavit. Dickinson County District Judge Keith Collett released the redacted affidavit which was requested by the Abilene Reflector-Chronicle over objections from the county attorney and the defense attorney at a hearing on Thursday.

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  17. City, county commissioners to have joint meetingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 28 | Abilene Reflector-Chronicle

    A special joint study session with Dickinson County Commission and the Abilene City Commission will be meeting with the County Commission for this special study session. Facilitator John Divine will be leading the meeting, and the primary focus will be a discussion on the industrial area in the northwest part of Abilene.

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  18. Ninth Annual Breast Cancer Awareness event Oct. 6.Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 27 | Abilene Reflector-Chronicle

    ... Cure are designated to support breast cancer services to include free mammography services for uninsured in Dickinson County. A mammogram is a series of X-ray images of breast tissue. It is a valuable screening that can detect breast cancer early, ...

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  19. County secures 3.96 percent rate onRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 27 | Abilene Reflector-Chronicle

    ... he explained. "As that information is relayed to bond investors, it helps them get comfortable you're (Dickinson County) in a very solid financial condition and helps us in terms of attracting new investors and helps us as we're pushing to sell the ...

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  20. Play at the Net 1Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 26 | Abilene Reflector-Chronicle

    The play at the net was crucial to both the Abilene Cowgirls and the Lady Irish of Chapman in the Dickinson County Showdown Tuesday night in Chapman. At left, Abilene's Hannah Willey gets a shot blocked by Chapman's McKenna Kirkpatrick and Peyton Suther .

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