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Word is getting around on the street about this year’s Point in Time count, which assesses how many people were homeless at 12 a.m. Jan. 29“We do a Point in Time count because it’s required by HUD (Housing and Urban Development,” said Jami Crowder, regional coordinator for the Southeast Kansas Continuum of Care.This year, the count is a collaborative event, with the bulk of the Pittsburg counting taking place at Wesley House, 411 E. 12th...

Updated at 2:57 PM

A host of Crawford County's high school students experienced Career Opportunities Day and visited vendors' booths representing area companies or organizations Wednesday at the Southeast Kansas Career and Technical Education Center.The event...

Updated at 12:57 PM

The Pittsburg State Social Work Program hustled Tuesday to thwart the preaching of Matt Bourgault, of Consuming Fire Campus Ministry, by holding signs telling students to keep walking and “Ignore the Hate.”

Posted Jan 28, 2015 at 10:00 AM

GIRARD — Crawford County Noxious Weed Director Ed Fields sees his role as the same as copy editors or quality control staffers.“If a weed director does his job right, you’ll never know he’s been...

Posted Jan 28, 2015 at 6:08 AM

Races around Crawford County for city and education leadership are underway after the deadline to file for these elections passed on Tuesday.The election will be held on April 7. City ElectionsIn...

Posted Jan 28, 2015 at 4:57 AM

GIRARD — The Girard City Council weighed keeping a half-cent sales tax that will sunset this year, though city voters would have to sign off.The tax, associated with a 15-year bond to support the Girard Public Library, is set to...

Updated Jan 27, 2015 at 9:45 AM

SCAMMON — After more than four and a half months of residence in Israel battling with a religious authority over custody of one of her daughters, Danielle Layman and all of her children are back home. An extended battle...

Posted Jan 27, 2015 at 7:46 AM

USD 250 Board of Education officials passed on a chance to acquire the old Social Security building for district use.“What a difference a couple weeks makes,” said Superintendent Destry Brown on Monday evening as the board...

Posted Jan 26, 2015 at 4:01 PM

January is National Stalking Awareness Month. 6.6 million people are stalked in one year in the United States. 1 in 6 women and 1 in 19 men have experienced stalking victimization at some point during their lifetime in which they felt very...

Posted Jan 26, 2015 at 12:00 PM

Pittsburg Parks and Recreation is now accepting registrations for the Shamrock Shuffle 5K! The 5K on Saturday, March 14 will start at 8 a.m. with registration opening at 7:15 a.m. at Lincoln Center, 710 W. 9th. Early Bird entry fees are $20 until...

Posted Jan 26, 2015 at 10:01 AM

In light of renovations at Pittsburg Memorial Auditorium, the annual Superbowl Sunday chili dinner fundraiser has been postponed to Sunday March 22nd. The Southeast Kansas Humane Society will host its 39th annual chili dinner from 11am-2pm in the...

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