Mac men host Baker on Saturday

By Steve Sell
November 24, 2017

McPherson College’s men’s basketball team will host Baker at 4 p.m. Saturday at the Sport Center.

The Bulldogs are 1-6, having lost five games in a row. They have been ravaged by injuries, as Careino Gurley is the lasest injured Bulldog as he’s now out the rest of the year with a shoulder injury.

Baker comes in 4-0 including a win over KCAC member Ottawa, 79-72. They are coming off a 17-15 season, including an 85-73 win over the Bulldogs in Baldwin City.

Swede women race past Central

By Steve Sell
November 24, 2017

LINDSBORG — It may have been a mid-morning start on Wednesday, but Bethany College and Central Christian College’s women’s basketball teams came out with guns a blazing.

Both teams filled up the basket, but it was the Swedes who never let up in a 105-73 victory. The game started at 11 a.m.

Alex Tyson led the Swedes, now 5-5, with 17 points. Lauren Welsch, Tehya Peters, Alli Wright-Fredrick and Hailey Mayfield all scored 10 for the Swedes, who lit it up for 50 points in the first half and piled on 53 more in the second half.

Havanna Yannello scored 16 to lead CCC, now 1-5 on the year. Holly Golden had a double-double with 14 points and 12 rebounds, while Bailey Travino added 11.

Bethany is home on Wednesday to take on Friends. Central plays an exhibition Monday at Oklahoma Baptist.

Bethany (103) — Enns 6, Tyson 17, Bartel 5, Pope 8, Welsch 10, Wright-Fredrick 10, Peters 10, Johnson 6, Hendrickson 2, Dahl 8, Miller 7, Wilson 4, Mayfield 10.

Central (75) — Forsberg 5, Regier 7, Banks 8, Yannello 16, Golden 14, Travino 11, Isaacs 2, Anderson 9, Mefford 3.

City prepares for street improvements

By KBBE News
November 22, 2017

On November 7, McPherson voters renewed a half-cent sales tax to support street improvements. “The City of McPherson thanks McPherson residents for supporting Paving the Future,” said Street Commissioner Larry Wiens. “Residential street improvements will continue uninterrupted due to voters supporting the tax renewal.”

McPherson street infrastructure is primarily funded by a half-cent sales tax, which was originally instituted by public vote in 2010 and generates approximately id="mce_marker".5 million annually. More than 25 street projects have been completed during the past seven years using tax dollars collected. The half-cent sales tax renewal will extend resources for street infrastructure through December 31, 2030. 

Public Works Director Jeff Woodward emphasized the half-cent sales tax renewal allows for responsible budget planning and uninterrupted street repairs. “While the Public Works Department generally selects projects based on the Cost Benefit Factor (CBF) formula, city officials gathered public input about future projects to be funded by the sales tax renewal,” he noted. Based on data collected from July 17 to October 1, 2017, the City Commission is committed to competing at least two projects per City quadrant. Selected projects can be viewed at mcpcity.com/638/Survey-Results-Future-Street-Projects. For more information contact the Public Works Department at 620.245.2545.

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