The auction is on your phone! On Friday, March 5 the 24th Butler Benefit Auction goes virtual — but still includes silent and live auctions, golden ticket drawing, a fine arts performance and the Pure Philanthropy scholarship appeal. There’s no cost to attend and bidding for both live and silent auctions will open one week early on Feb. 26. Funds raised support the Butler Community College Foundation.


It’s puzzling to outsiders,

but makes perfect sense once you know the history — how a shock of wheat came to embody the combative Shocker spirit. We also look at the pivot drills the men’s basketball team at Wichita State have been running in the face of coaching changes, transfers and the global pandemic.

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