Tag Archives: South Hoisington

Give Sense of Place

When you give to KHC, you give sense of place. South Hoisington was an African-American community in Barton County that now exists only in the memories of those who lived there long ago. A KHC Heritage grant supported the Barton … Read full article »

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Humanities Happenings (2/24-2/28)

Commemorate Black History month with events exploring civil rights milestones and stories of Kansas’ African-American communities. Great Bend: Memories of “South Town” How do you save the history of a community that has nearly disappeared? Veronica Coons, reporter with the … Read full article »

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