Mark Fagan

Mark Fagan is a staff writer for the Lawrence Journal-World

Recent stories

World Company hires V.P. of sales, marketing
August 3, 2011
The new vice president of sales and marketing for The World Company’s media division is ready to grow the marketability of the Lawrence company’s newspapers and websites.
McLouth student Justin Johnston shot, killed on school trip to Costa Rica
Memorial service planned for 8 p.m. tonight in high school parking lot
10:43 a.m., June 2, 2011 Updated 07:46 p.m.
A student at McLouth High School has died while on a school trip to Costa Rica, the victim of an overnight shooting.
Journal-World Academic All-Star team includes Tonganoxie, McLouth seniors
March 23, 2011
Some of the area’s brightest students are involved, articulate and impressive.
First State Bank and Trust making changes to comply with consent order
February 9, 2011
Tonganoxie-based First State Bank and Trust is working to boost its capital relative to liabilities, part of a plan to comply with a consent order reached with federal and state regulators.
Superintendent accepts position in Holcomb; finalists interviewing for her post in McLouth
January 26, 2011
Outgoing McLouth school superintendent Jean Rush has accepted the same position at a district near Garden City.
McLouth schools superintendent Jean Rush leaving district, is finalist for another post
January 20, 2011
The outgoing superintendent of the McLouth school district is a finalist to become the new superintendent for a district near Garden City.
North Lawrence interchange near Kansas Turnpike to reopen Wednesday
October 5, 2010
Six months of waiting finally ends Wednesday morning for drivers who enter and exit the Kansas Turnpike in North Lawrence.
Fields of gold
August 24, 2010
Sunflower time again for Grinter family
Tonganoxie/Eudora Kansas Turnpike interchange to open on Dec. 29
December 17, 2009
Drivers using the new Exit 212, which connects with a rebuilt Leavenworth County Road 1, will not see any turnpike toll collectors on site. Instead, the interchange will be equipped with automated payment machines, similar to ATMs at banks or self-payment machines at grocery stores.
Turnpike hopes to have Leavenworth County interchange open by month’s end
Automated turnpike: New exit gets first ATM-like toll booths
December 8, 2009
The Kansas Turnpike plans to open its new multimillion-dollar Tonganoxie/Eudora interchange east of Lawrence in a matter of weeks, once its new automated payment machines can reliably count loose change.

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