Archive for Thursday, May 8, 2014

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Polls

Do you agree with the Kansas Legislature's move to end K-12 teacher tenure?

Response Percent
No. Experienced teachers will become political footballs if they offend the wrong people.
 
93%
Yes. It will make it easier to remove poorly performing teachers.
 
6%
Total 1269

All stories

Ives Chapel UMC summer clothes giveaway Saturday
May 8, 2014
Giveaway will be from 8 a.m. to noon
Severe thunderstom warning issued for Douglas County
May 8, 2014
The National Weather Service has issued a severe thunderstorm watch for Douglas and area counties until 10 p.m. Thursday evening.
Kehl, Bremer uncork Baldwin High School record throws in javelin
May 8, 2014
Responding to warmer weather, members of the Baldwin High School girls track team put up personal or season-best efforts Friday at the De Soto Invitational. The girls team easily out-distanced second-place Lansing in the teams standings, 137-85. The boys scored 127 points to prevail over the field and best second-place Bonner Springs by 23 points.
55-year-old veteran to receive master’s degree Saturday from Baker
May 8, 2014
As the state command chief warrant officer for Kansas, Hector Vasquez is a strong advocate for lifelong learning.