Community Events this week.

CRP Meetings

The Kiowa County FSA will host two CRP informational meetings to talk about the general CRP sign up. The first will be at 9 a.m. on Tues. March 6 and the second at 1:30 p.m. on Wed. March 7. Refreshments will be served at both of the meetings that will take place at the local FSA office at 122 E. Illinois Ave in Greensburg. 


Barclay Worship

Barclay College will host ‘With Everything: Take Heart 2012’, a night of worship at 7 p.m. on March 31. This is a free event. For more information visit:


Chili Cook-Off

The Iroquois Center is sponsoring a Chili cook-off and brownie battle from 5-7 p.m. on Friday March 2 at the United Methodist Church in Greensburg. Judging begins at 5 p.m. The entry fee is $20 for chili cookers and there will be five prizes in three categories. Tickets are $5 for all-you-can-eat chili and one vote. All proceeds benefit their community support programs. For more info call Stephanie Salisbury at (620) 723-2272.


Rep. forum

The Kiowa County Chamber of Commerce will host a forum with Kansas State Sen. Ruth Teichman and State Rep. Kyle Hoffman at 9 a.m. on May 27 at the 547 Art Center in Greensburg.


NAP Purchases

FSA has announced that March 15 is the final day to purchase NAP insurance from coarse grains. Call the FSA office for more info (620)723-2311


Tornado Stories

The Big Well Museum is looking for residents to record their stories for the new museum. Residents are encouraged to come to the Kiowa County Media Center in the Commons building from 1-5 p.m. on March 1, and 9-10:30 a.m. on March 2 to record audio of their stories. It will take aprox. 10-15 minutes. Call Stacy Barnes for more info (620) 723-4102.