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Updated at 9:09 PM

Friday may have been the first day county commissioners went deep into the 2015 budget, but it certainly won't be the last."We won't be done today," said commissioner Bob Kmiec toward the start of a budget work session.Commissioners worked for more than an hour on the budget with the iea of finding places to trim, cut and shave out of the budget. However, this year, the task of cutting wasn't nearly as severe as several factors gave the commissioners a little...

Updated at 4:50 PM

WEIR — The 2014 summer reading program at the Weir Public Library ended July 25 with "Fizz! Boom! Dr. Zoon!"The afternoon began with participants making the final evaluations of the stinky egg and rubber bone...

Posted Aug 1, 2014 at 8:30 AM

On Wednesday, the Community Health Center of Southeast Kansas (CHC-SEK) announced plans that seek to repair an "exacerbated" gap in patient access to its various clinics. On-demand bus service for patients who have an appointment will...

Posted Jul 31, 2014 at 6:00 PM

Saturday, Southeast Kansas Humane Society hopes to do a little bowling for a little walking. SEKHS will host the 14th annual Bowlarama at Holiday Lanes from 6:30-9 p.m. to help raise money not just for the animal shelter, but also for a potential...

Posted Jul 31, 2014 at 9:30 AM

THe Morning SunGIRARD — Lessons learned by Crawford County Fair participants go far beyond the ribbons earned during each year’s competition.One of the most prominent life skills cited by 4-H participants, their...

Posted Jul 30, 2014 at 9:30 AM

Who: Crawford County CommissionWhen: 10 a.m. TuesdayIssue: Community Corrections budget changesMac Young, Community Corrections administrator, came to county commissioners with two grant receipts and a tweak of the budget...

Posted Jul 30, 2014 at 9:15 AM

The oldest continually running community college in Kansas is now without a permanent leader after Clayton Tatro reached an agreement with the Fort Scott Community College Board of Trustees on Monday to end his role as college...

Posted Jul 30, 2014 at 9:00 AM

Wade Blevins raised his arms high and let out a guttural roar as he told an ancient Cherokee story about how people with disabilities are human beings who deserve respect and equal treatment.By acting out the role of a "monster"...

Updated Jul 29, 2014 at 7:18 PM

GIRARD — The City of Girard will be laying money out for some new equipment and possibly for a special election as well. The election would determine whether the Girard Public Library becomes a department of the city or remains as it is.

Updated Jul 29, 2014 at 7:15 PM

Banks in Girard are joining the effort to revitalize the community through financial incentives for new construction.In a meeting Tuesday morning, four local banks pledged their support for new residential construction in the community...

Posted Jul 29, 2014 at 9:00 AM

Cynthia Hilburn has long had a special place in her heart for Kansas City Southern postal car no. 34.Back when she lived with her mother in the Lone Star trailer park in 1999, she often stared at the railcar, wondering about its history...

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