Jason Harman, fire protection specialist coordinator of the Kansas Prescribed Fire Council speaks during a workshop to inform landowners about pasture burning strategies and provide other information on controlled burning.... >>
The Bourbon County Conservation District held its 70th annual Conservation Awards Banquet Saturday evening at the Fort Scott Middle School. The event included a dinner, short business meeting, presentation of various contest... >>
The USD 234 Board of Education got a glimpse at activities in the district's gifted program during its Monday meeting. Angie Kemmerer, K-12 gifted education teacher in the district, updated board members on the gifted... >>
Bourbon County road workers cut trees and brush to increase visibility on Maple Road, just west of the Fort Scott Livestock Market, Friday morning. Road work will include repaving, widening shoulders, striping, installing... >>
Tynce Joles gives queen Taylor Cooper a thumbs up after his son, Tommy Joles, and Taylor were named Uniontown High School Homecoming king and queen Friday night at West Bourbon Elementary. Tynce Joles stood-in for his son... >>
TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) -- The Kansas Supreme Court threatened Thursday to shut down schools if lawmakers don't revamp the way the state funds public schools by July, ruling that a law enacted last year as a temporary fix underfunded poor school districts by at least $54 million....
JACKSON, Miss. (AP) -- Abortion opponents in Mississippi, West Virginia and several other states are filing bills to ban an abortion procedure commonly used in the second trimester that opponents describe as dismembering a fetus....