5 Questions, Oct. 23
08:26 a.m., October 24, 2013 Updated 08:26 a.m.
This week’s 5 questions may give you some tips on how to make a memorable Halloween costume without breaking the bank.
Lawrence Journal-World to move printing to Kansas City Star in January
October 18, 2013
Officials of The World Company, the parent company of the Lawrence Journal-World, announced today that for the first time in 122 years, the Journal-World will be printed at an off-site location.
Legislator to file bill requiring ACA navigators to be checked and licensed
October 17, 2013
The chairwoman of the Senate Public Health and Welfare Committee today said she will introduce legislation to require background checks and licensing of Affordable Care Act navigators in Kansas.
Schmidt asked to defend state board in science lawsuit
11:28 a.m., October 17, 2013 Updated 11:28 a.m.
Kansas Attorney General Derek Schmidt is being asked to defend the State Board of Education in a lawsuit that challenges the Next Generation Science Standards that were adopted in June.
THS freshman injured in homecoming parade
October 11, 2013
A Tonganoxie High School freshman girl was run over by a trailer after jumping off the Class of 2017 float. Police say she did not appear to suffer any major injuries but was taken to the hospital.
U.S. Navy veteran recalls Sept. 11
September 10, 2013
I had put in my paperwork to retire from the Navy a couple weeks before Sept. 11, 2001, having served for more than 20 years.
Pastor’s Corner: Mike Bronson
August 12, 2013
There is a lot of stress and fear in today’s world. Everywhere you go, people are asking, “What is wrong with this world? Why is there such neglect and abuse? Why is there so much corruption? How did we lose the understanding of what is right and wrong?”
Linenberger: Small Kansas town thinking big with baseball museum featuring World Series champion Chicago Cub
July 26, 2013
There’s a small Kansas town that has taken an idea and, considering the project it is, swung for the fences.
Clinger: An offer of support inspired by Lady Gaga
February 19, 2013
Yes, I went to the Lady Gaga concert in Kansas City recently.
Schlageck: Silence is golden
December 31, 2012
Today, information bombards us like a meteor shower. It’s everywhere.
Linenberger: Meet us at the library
November 27, 2012
It’s a busy time of year with all the holiday preparations, school programs and more.
Schlageck: The real thing
November 27, 2012
Now that we’ve celebrated Thanksgiving and Christmas is just around the corner, many folks will be selecting their annual tree to adorn their apartment or home.
Schlageck: Hunting a privilege
November 6, 2012
This weekend, the hills, fields and woods will once again awaken to the sound of booming shotguns as hunters and their dogs swarm the countryside searching for pheasants, quail, ducks and other wildlife.
Candlelight vigil will honor those lost in explosion
October 23, 2012
Family members will lead a candlelight vigil remembrance for those who died Oct. 29, 2011, in the Bartlett Grain Explosion in Atchison.