New location

H & R Block owners, Gary and Fran Lare, are happy to announce H & R Block has moved to 111 N. Main St. in McPherson. The phone number will remain the same, 620-241-5822.

Adult sports at Mac YMCA, MRC

Why should kids get to have all the fun?! Adult sports through the McPherson Family YMCA and McPherson Recreation Commission are a fun way to get in some competitive or recreational activity and exercise.

Sign up now for adult flag football, adult co-ed softball and adult volleyball. Visit their website at, stop by 220 N. Walnut St. in McPherson, or call 620-241-0363.

Summer hours

Delish at 204 N. Main St. in McPherson has new summer hours. They will be open 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Mondays, 7 a.m. to 2 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday and 5 to 9 p.m. Thursday and Friday evenings. Follow them on Facebook to see their daily specials, or call 620-504-9221.

Enter to win

Treasure Chest Gun Shop & Indoor Range, 1100 W. Kansas Ave. in McPherson, is having a benefit raffle. Get tickets for a chance to win DPMS Oracle 5.56/.223.

Tickets are $20 each and only 70 will be sold. The money is being used to help the family of an 8-year-old boy. Find more information on Facebook, or call 620-241-4022.

Dutch Elm disease

The city of McPherson is addressing the spread of Dutch Elm disease and asking local residents to remove infected trees as they are identified.

If tree removal is needed, residents are encouraged to participate in the Tree Reimbursement Program, available to assist with overall tree replacement costs. Find more information at

Bridge the gap

The 2017 Leadership McPherson Class, a program of the McPherson Chamber of Commerce, has decided to "Bridge the Gap" for their class project. The USD 418 Summer Food Program ends on July 21. In order to bridge the gap, the 2017 Leadership McPherson Class, in conjunction with USD 418 and the McPherson County Community Foundation, will be providing summer food bags on a weekly basis until school starts.

Summer food bags will be delivered weekly to McPherson K-12 students July 25, Aug. 1 and 8. To sign up for the program, call 620-241-9400 or email