The multi-phase Kansas Statehouse restoration, currently underway, includes restoration of the first through fifth floors, rehabilitation/expansion of the basement, complete exterior masonry restoration, copper roof and copper dome restoration.
Holly Vesecky 12, of the Vinland Valley 4-H club holds a silky chicken as area 4-H clubs were busy on Tuesday July 30, 2013 showing off their poultry projects to judges at the Douglas County Fair.
Jacob Deay 11, of Wellsville smiles as he competes in the log cutting event Thursday at the Vinland Fair.
The Baldwin school district has been unable to sell two of the three Chapel Street buildings it has had on the market for more than two years. Both buildings will soon serve no function for the district. The district will be moving its offices out of the old middle school in October and the South Gymnasium immediately to the west will no longer be the home of the district's wrestling program with the completion this month of the Baldwin Junior High School auditorium remodel.
The 2013 Journal-World All-Area Girls Track & Field Team is: Emily Brigham, Mill Valley; Kaitlyn Barnes, Baldwin; Morgan Lober, Baldwin; Katie Kehl, Baldwin; Coach of the Year Ted Zuzzio, Baldwin; Bailey Sullivan, Free State; Athlete of the Year Alexa Harmon-Thomas, Free State; Matia Finley, Lawrence; and Rebecca Finley, Lawrence. Not pictured: Laura Kennard, Free State; and Jenny Whitledge, Tonganoxie.