Fort Scott Tribune News http://www.fstribune.com/news/ News headlines from the Fort Scott Tribune newspaper in Fort Scott, Kansas en-us Special recognition for veterans performing a special duty http://www.fstribune.com/story/2415757.html A small group of local veterans helps out in big ways and recently recieved recognition for their service. On March 22, five members of the Veterans of Foreign Wars Post No. 1165 honor guard... Fri, 26 May 2017 21:06:12 -0500 Placing the flags http://www.fstribune.com/story/2415755.html About 12 members of the Fort Scott High School National Honor Society at the high school helped cemetery staff and other volunteers plant about 5,800 flags near each grave site in preparation for... Fri, 26 May 2017 21:04:41 -0500 City repairs broken water line; boil water advisory issued http://www.fstribune.com/story/2415639.html Early Friday morning, city workers fixed a water line that broke Thursday afternoon near Eighth and Burke streets. Also on Friday, the Kansas Department of Health and Environment issued a boil water... Fri, 26 May 2017 15:47:59 -0500 No tears here http://www.fstribune.com/story/2414645.html Fort Scott High School senior Emily Adams shares a laugh with retiring counselor Patty Smilie, left, and retiring teacher Lisa Ward as the FSHS commencement ceremony begins. As is tradition, teachers... Tue, 23 May 2017 21:19:18 -0500 Lone bid accepted for John Deere program relocation, energy lease http://www.fstribune.com/story/2414644.html The Fort Scott Community College Board of Trustees had to reconsider options Monday night when bids it sought for financing the relocation of the John Deere Program to Fort Scott and refinancing the... Tue, 23 May 2017 21:18:09 -0500 Oklahoma man extradited on local charges http://www.fstribune.com/story/2414643.html A former employee of the Community Christian Church in Fort Scott has been charged with alleged sex crimes that took place in 2009. On Friday, May 12, the Norman Police Department in Cleveland... Tue, 23 May 2017 21:16:50 -0500 Ward is Distinguished Financial Educator http://www.fstribune.com/story/2414642.html Fort Scott High School teacher Lisa Ward received a last-day-of-school surprise. Ward, who is retiring this year, is a longtime business and finance instructor at the high school. During a faculty... Tue, 23 May 2017 21:14:52 -0500