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Rock Chalk Weekly: The American Dream

The hushed tones filled the gymnasium. Men equipped with clipboards, pencils and a plastic I.D. card graced with three prestigious letters excitedly conversed amongst themselves with their eyes glued to the court. The NBA scouts most assuredly referred...

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BREAKING: Onaga Bomb Threat Expanded To Include Hospital, School & Other Buildings

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The developing story in Onaga this afternoon involving a bomb threat at the Onaga Community Hospital has expanded to include the Onaga Schools and other buildings in the community. Onaga police Chief Dan Costlow reports that their department was called after a note was found at the public schools in Onaga at 10:40 a.m. Buildings, including the hospital and school, ...

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Kansas Football Welcomes Six New Staffers, Including Rob Likens as OC

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LAWRENCE, Kan. –Kansas head football coach David Beaty announced the hiring of six members to his coaching staff, including the arrival of four on-field assistant coaches, on Tuesday. With the role of defensive coordinator filled by assistant head coach Clint Bowen, Beaty announced that Rob Likens will orchestrate the offensive side of the ball as KU’s offensive coordinator. Likens arrives ...

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KSHSAA Releases New Classifications For Kansas High Schools

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TOPEKA, Kan.—The 2014-2015 KSHSAA senior high membership is 354 schools.  Wichita-Northeast Magnet school is an unclassified member school. Links: Complete Classifications School classification changes with enrollment ranges are as follow: (Last year’s (2013-2014) classification is shown in parenthesis). CLASS NO. OF SCHOOLS RANGE SCHOOLS CHANGING CLASS 6A 32 2301-1387 Wichita West (5A) - - - - 5A 32 1383-760 Andover-Central ...

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Marysville City Council Meeting Notes

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The Marysville City Council met Monday, meeting in executive session for an hour to discuss personnel, then another fifteen minutes to discuss personnel and property acquisition. No decisions were made. No comments were received during the public hearing on the 2015 budget, with approval 6-2. Tim Ackerman and Shawn Cohorst voted no. Several residents living north of Jayhawk Road were ...

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Back To School Safety Stressed As School Resumes

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With students getting back to school, there are important safety reminders the Kansas Department of Transportation and the Kansas Highway Patrol would like to point out to students, parents and motorists in Kansas. Tips for Children Don’t hurry getting on or off the bus. Arrive at least five minutes before the bus is scheduled. As the bus approaches, stand at ...

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Consumer Alert: Get Insurance Needs In Place For Your College-Bound Student

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TOPEKA, Kan. — College students across Kansas are packing furniture, electronics and all the other necessities of college life. They will soon head to their schools for the 2014-15 term. Will they forget something? Probably. But Sandy Praeger, Kansas Commissioner of Insurance, hopes it isn’t their insurance coverage needs. “As college students head to their schools around the state, I ...

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Marysville City Council Meeting Notes

The Marysville City Council met Monday. An amended budget presented by Carla Grund at the council workshop was adopted for publication, with a final vote planned August 11th. The mill levy proposed is 67.464, a decrease of 7.306 mills. The original proposal would have decreased the levy 1.202 mills. During discussion the Mayor read several comments concerning the long term ...

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