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Posted Apr 26, 2015 at 1:00 PM

Pittsburg State has announced several local students have earned scholarships for the 2014-2015 academic semester. Those students include:Kylie Baima, Frontenac, daughter of Scott and Heather Baima, psychology/leadership studies freshman, Educational Opportunity Fund; Andrew Brennan, Cherokee, son of Dan and Melody Brennan, technology education senior, Outstanding Senior Faculty Award; Ashley Martin, Cherokee, daughter of Kenny and Becky Martin, early childhood development junior,...

Posted Apr 26, 2015 at 9:00 AM

There is a lot of meticulous planning that goes into the Gorilla Dash 5K. But there are two important things that cannot be planned: the weather and smells.While competitors in the Gorilla Dash lucked out in the weather department with...

Posted Apr 25, 2015 at 9:15 AM

Amy Bartlow's Early Childhood Foundations and Curriculum class has future teachers learning about how to build their classrooms from the ground up, and this week, she had her students do just that — with Legos.Bartlow's students...

Posted Apr 24, 2015 at 9:00 AM

Tyler Shallenburger will graduate with a master's in physics in less than a month. But even he's not sure he could finish the Physics Face-off test in the roughly 40 minutes that high school teams are given to complete the test."It's not a...

Updated Apr 22, 2015 at 9:41 PM

Laura Bush has a little bit of advice for young, unmarried girls out there."If a stranger asks you out of the blue to play miniature golf, say yes," Bush said.The former First Lady spoke to a packed house at the Bicknell Family...

Updated Apr 21, 2015 at 7:48 PM

Dorothy and Bill Baker have been watching the construction of the Robert W. Plaster Center for some time now. In fact, it's pretty much all they can see out their south windows. On Tuesday, the two couldn't help but to take a "celebration...

Posted Apr 19, 2015 at 2:30 PM

Pittsburg State has awarded several scholarships to local students: Rylie Dainty, Scammon, daughter of Michael and Kerry Dainty, biology sophomore, Miller Family Scholarship, Harland Edwards Scholarship; Justin Eichenberger, Pittsburg, son of Ed...

Posted Apr 19, 2015 at 11:45 AM

Brooke Powell, PSU Sexual Assault Advocate, won BACCHUS Area 5 Outstanding Advisor at the Meeting of the Minds conference in Kansas City held April 9th - 11th. Also, the group she trains and advises, Students for Violence Prevention, presented a...

Posted Apr 19, 2015 at 9:00 AM

Every week brings new excitement, new events and new energy, but this week’s slate really takes the cake.With a visit by a former First Lady, a public meeting by the casino selection board, and the opening of a multimillion facility...

Updated Apr 17, 2015 at 6:31 PM

Fort Scott Community College’s construction technology building has been seeing an increase in activity in the last year, as the trades are making a comeback.“Out of my five years of teaching at FSCC, this year has been the...

Updated Apr 16, 2015 at 5:03 PM

Pittsburg High School journalism teacher Emily Smith took nearly 30 students to Washington, D.C., last fall for the annual JEA/NSPA Fall Convention. Although she’s taken students to national conventions before, this time she did so eight...

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