College News


Barton Community College’s Center for Adult Education will soon begin another nine-week session of classes. However, orientation days are required before starting the classes. Students must attend all orientation days in-person, which will be held from 1-4 p.m. on Jan. 9-12.

Barton Community College has released the 13th edition of its literary annual “Prairie Ink” at and will host a launch event from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Dec. 1 in the Cavanaugh Room in the Barton Library, which will feature light refreshments, readings from contributing authors including special guest Rob Munden who will read selections from his new release “Peanut Butter Pickleball and Murder.”

First, everyone have a safe and Happy Thanksgiving.  The drought monitor report as of Tuesday, November 22 is a broken record.  We are still in extreme drought and exceptional drought is creeping ever closer.