Fort Scott National Historic Site employees pick up the flags from the Symbols of Sacrifice Field of Honor Friday. Volunteers had planned to help removed the Thursday, but the flags were too wet after an overnight rain. The... >>
Emergency response personnel are pictured in the north-bound lane of U.S. 69 at the 12th Street intersection where an SUV and a semi truck collided late Friday afternoon. Traffic was restricted in the area until almost 7... >>
About 50 people attended a community Government and Education Update held Thursday evening at the Empress Event Center in Fort Scott. A panel of nine representatives from city, county and educational entities spoke about... >>
The annual Pioneer Harvest Fiesta celebration is drawing near. The 58th annual rendition, set for Sept. 26-28, will once again feature the steam, gas engine and tractor show, along with a number of other events. Allen Warren... >>
Citing the need for further expansion, Lowell Milken Center officials are looking to construct a new building designed to house the center's growing number of exhibits. On Tuesday, the Fort Scott City Commission heard from... >>
WICHITA, Kan. (AP) -- Wichita State University students are getting an up-close look at the inner workings of the financial, commodities and energy trading markets through a new high-tech center on campus....
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) -- When T.V. Golden set out to bring a modern irrigation system to parched northwestern Nebraska in the late 19th century, some of the more established settlers objected, fearing that acknowledging the problem would stanch the flow of immigrants who had turned the area into a "young Ireland."...