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The Tonganoxie Mirror
O'Brien, Karleskint squaring off Tuesday in Republican primary in Kansas House District 42 raceelection. With Tuesday’s primary approaching, here’s a closer look at the GOP
O'Brien, Karleskint squaring off Tuesday in Republican primary in Kansas House District 42 race
The Tonganoxie Mirror / Posted yesterday
election. With Tuesday’s primary approaching, here’s a closer look at the GOP candidates: Raised on a dairy farm in Fort Scott, Karleskint served in the military and eventually became a teacher, spending 14 years as an educator before... Read more
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The Neosho Daily News
Carver Monument sets teacher workshopMonument.Becker said guest speakers throughout the day include park rangers fro
Carver Monument sets teacher workshop
The Neosho Daily News / Posted yesterday
Monument.Becker said guest speakers throughout the day include park rangers from Wilson’s Creek National Battlefield and Fort Scott National Historic Site.Using distance learning technology, park rangers from Fort Larned National Historic Site,... Read more
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The Fort Scott Tribune
Asphalt marks final phase of National Ave. projectto 13th streets. It is the last phase of an approximately $3.8 million project
Asphalt marks final phase of National Ave. project
The Fort Scott Tribune / Posted 4 days ago
to 13th streets. It is the last phase of an approximately $3.8 million project to make various improvements in that area. Fort Scott Street and Traffic Supervisor Chad Brown said Friday the rest of the project work, including new curbs and... Read more
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The Fort Scott Tribune
Phone game players storming the forthis phone which he uses to play Pokemon Tuesday evening. The game led him -- an
Phone game players storming the fort
The Fort Scott Tribune / Posted 4 days ago
his phone which he uses to play Pokemon Tuesday evening. The game led him -- and many others -- to the fort and other Fort Scott landmarks this week. The fort is being invaded this week. It's not a massive invasion. The "troops" are... Read more
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CBS 6 Richmond
Weekend Events: Gordon Parks, RVA to DC Bike Ride and morephotographer Gordon Parks from July 23 to October 30. The exhibit houses 42 pho
Weekend Events: Gordon Parks, RVA to DC Bike Ride and more
CBS 6 Richmond / Posted 5 days ago
photographer Gordon Parks from July 23 to October 30. The exhibit houses 42 photographs of “Gordon Parks: Back to Fort Scott” the body of work takes a look at the realities of life under segregation during the 1950’s. Parks was the first... Read more
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CBS 6 Richmond
RVA Bike Ride & Gordon Parks Exhibitphotographer Gordon Parks from July 23 to October 30. The exhibit houses 42 pho
RVA Bike Ride & Gordon Parks Exhibit
CBS 6 Richmond / Posted 5 days ago
photographer Gordon Parks from July 23 to October 30. The exhibit houses 42 photographs of “Gordon Parks: Back to Fort Scott” the body of work takes a look at the realities of life under segregation during the 1950’s. Parks was the first... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Trail to promote African-American legacy at Kansas sitesof Nicodemus. Nicodemus was Kansas’s only all African-American community and i
Trail to promote African-American legacy at Kansas sites
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 6 days ago
of Nicodemus. Nicodemus was Kansas’s only all African-American community and is listed as a National Historic Park site. Fort Scott may also become a site on the trail. It is the hometown of photographer, poet and filmmaker Gordon Parks, and the... Read more
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Great Bend Tribune
At the Mike10 days or so. Just 25 miles to the West, the Larned AA Legion team is on trac
At the Mike
Great Bend Tribune / Posted 6 days ago
10 days or so. Just 25 miles to the West, the Larned AA Legion team is on track for a spot at the AA State Tournament in Fort Scott. Add the state title by the Great Bend Bombers 8-under team and the softball state title by the Quicksilver... Read more
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Daily Mail
Harlem through celebrated photographer Gordon Parks' eyesremarkable body work that explored the social and economic impact of racism in
Harlem through celebrated photographer Gordon Parks' eyes
Daily Mail / Posted 7 days ago
remarkable body work that explored the social and economic impact of racism in America. Born in segregation and poverty in Fort Scott, Kansas, in 1912, Parks was a self-taught photographer who landed a job with the Farm Security Administration’s... Read more
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Style Weekly
VMFA's Gordon Parks Exhibit Explores an important 20th Century Black Photographera film from 1949, “Dancing in the Dark.” All are blacks living in St. Louis, M
VMFA's Gordon Parks Exhibit Explores an important 20th Century Black Photographer
Style Weekly / Posted 7 days ago
a film from 1949, “Dancing in the Dark.” All are blacks living in St. Louis, Missouri, Columbus, Ohio, Chicago, and Fort Scott, Kansas. They posed for the 20th-century African-American photographer, Gordon Parks, in 1950. Parks, who worked... Read more
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The Morning Sun
Early offense leads Liberal to state championshipPITTSBURG — Liberal put the bats to work early and used 10 runs over the first
Early offense leads Liberal to state championship
The Morning Sun / Posted 8 days ago
PITTSBURG — Liberal put the bats to work early and used 10 runs over the first two innings to cruise to a 10-4 win over Fort Scott, earning the 14-and-under Babe Ruth State Championship Monday at Jaycee Ballpark in the process.After Fort Scott took... Read more
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WGN TV Chicago
Former White Sox 1B/DH Adam LaRoche returning to the field for the NBC World Seriesof the tournament with their first game being played on August 6th at 9:30 PM.
Former White Sox 1B/DH Adam LaRoche returning to the field for the NBC World Series
WGN TV Chicago / Posted 9 days ago
of the tournament with their first game being played on August 6th at 9:30 PM. LaRoche played his high school baseball in Fort Scott, Kansas. He would play 12 MLB seasons for the Braves, Pirates, Red Sox, Diamondbacks, Nationals and White Sox,... Read more
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KX TV North Dakota
Final phase of North Dakota Capitol work underwayBoyle says water has been leaking from the steps to storage areas below them. W
Final phase of North Dakota Capitol work underway
KX TV North Dakota / Posted 12 days ago
Boyle says water has been leaking from the steps to storage areas below them. Work is slated for completion in November. Fort Scott, Kansas-based Mid-Continental Restoration is heading the project. The 242-foot-tall Capitol was completed during... Read more
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The Morning Sun
State tournaments kick off in Pittsburgtheir respective district tournaments, as the 12-year-old team beat Girard 4-0
State tournaments kick off in Pittsburg
The Morning Sun / Posted 13 days ago
their respective district tournaments, as the 12-year-old team beat Girard 4-0 in Oswego and the 14-year-old team defeated Fort Scott 6-5 in the championship.“It says a lot about those teams [to go out and win their districts after already having a... Read more
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KFJX Pittsburg
Chanute installing sensory playgroundcould not afford one themselves. "Where would we be without our children? All o
Chanute installing sensory playground
KFJX Pittsburg / Posted 13 days ago
could not afford one themselves. "Where would we be without our children? All of us were at one point in time ki...More >> Fort Scott family serves as stop along Race Across AmericaFort Scott family serves as stop along Race Across America For the... Read more
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KFJX Pittsburg
Pittsburg city commission enters funding agreement with casinocould not afford one themselves. "Where would we be without our children? All o
Pittsburg city commission enters funding agreement with casino
KFJX Pittsburg / Posted 14 days ago
could not afford one themselves. "Where would we be without our children? All of us were at one point in time ki...More >> Fort Scott family serves as stop along Race Across AmericaFort Scott family serves as stop along Race Across America For the... Read more
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KFJX Pittsburg
Unity vigil held on police station stepscould not afford one themselves. "Where would we be without our children? All o
Unity vigil held on police station steps
KFJX Pittsburg / Posted 16 days ago
could not afford one themselves. "Where would we be without our children? All of us were at one point in time ki...More >> Fort Scott family serves as stop along Race Across AmericaFort Scott family serves as stop along Race Across America For the... Read more
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KFJX Pittsburg
Mural complete at Miami Regional Airportcould not afford one themselves. "Where would we be without our children? All o
Mural complete at Miami Regional Airport
KFJX Pittsburg / Posted 16 days ago
could not afford one themselves. "Where would we be without our children? All of us were at one point in time ki...More >> Fort Scott family serves as stop along Race Across AmericaFort Scott family serves as stop along Race Across America For the... Read more
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The Morning Sun
Salina Mustangs defeat Arsenal Stars— With the final out being recorded just minutes before the rain started fallin
Salina Mustangs defeat Arsenal Stars
The Morning Sun / Posted 17 days ago
— With the final out being recorded just minutes before the rain started falling at Jaycee Ballpark, day two of the Fort Scott Community College Baseball Showcase Tournament concluded with the Arsenal Stars defeating the Salina Mustangs 9-1... Read more
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The Morning Sun
Paola uses big inning to drop Fort Scottlife in the inning, Paola got back-to-back singles by Smith and Dreiling to tac
Paola uses big inning to drop Fort Scott
The Morning Sun / Posted 17 days ago
life in the inning, Paola got back-to-back singles by Smith and Dreiling to tack on another run, making the score 6-1.Fort Scott got a run back in the top of the sixth, with a single by Brown scoring shortstop Tyler Gorman.Paola got that run... Read more
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The Morning Sun
Area students win at nationalsthe competition the past two years through the Career and Technical Education C
Area students win at nationals
The Morning Sun / Posted 17 days ago
the competition the past two years through the Career and Technical Education Center in Pittsburg and its partnership with Fort Scott Community College. He graduated from the carpentry program through FSCC and CTEC this spring.Volmer said he would... Read more
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KFJX Pittsburg
Carthage Kiddieland "better than ever" through Harris trustcould not afford one themselves. "Where would we be without our children? All o
Carthage Kiddieland "better than ever" through Harris trust
KFJX Pittsburg / Posted 17 days ago
could not afford one themselves. "Where would we be without our children? All of us were at one point in time ki...More >> Fort Scott family serves as stop along Race Across AmericaFort Scott family serves as stop along Race Across America For the... Read more
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The Morning Sun
Colgan defeats Inside EdgePITTSBURG — The Colgan Panthers defeated Inside Edge 11-8 in six innings at Jay
Colgan defeats Inside Edge
The Morning Sun / Posted 17 days ago
PITTSBURG — The Colgan Panthers defeated Inside Edge 11-8 in six innings at Jaycee Ballpark Friday morning in the Fort Scott Community College Summer Showcase Tournament.Because of the severe storms in the Pittsburg area Thursday night, all of... Read more
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The Morning Sun
Pittsburg hangs on to beat Fort ScottGIRARD — Coming off a come-from-behind victory in the first round of the Babe R
Pittsburg hangs on to beat Fort Scott
The Morning Sun / Posted 18 days ago
GIRARD — Coming off a come-from-behind victory in the first round of the Babe Ruth nine-year-old tournament, Fort Scott again rallied back to tie the game late, but couldn’t manage to take the lead, as Pittsburg pulled away to win 8-4.Fort Scott... Read more
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KFJX Pittsburg
Tree-trimmers face challenges, workload following stormscould not afford one themselves. "Where would we be without our children? All o
Tree-trimmers face challenges, workload following storms
KFJX Pittsburg / Posted 18 days ago
could not afford one themselves. "Where would we be without our children? All of us were at one point in time ki...More >> Fort Scott family serves as stop along Race Across AmericaFort Scott family serves as stop along Race Across America For the... Read more
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The Morning Sun
Dragons take out Cavaliers— The Pittsburg Dragons defeated Cavaliers Hayworth 8-0 Thursday afternoon at J
Dragons take out Cavaliers
The Morning Sun / Posted 19 days ago
— The Pittsburg Dragons defeated Cavaliers Hayworth 8-0 Thursday afternoon at Jaycee Ballpark in their first game of the Fort Scott Community College Summer Showcase Tournament.Zack Sutton went four innings, giving up only three hits, while... Read more
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ESPN
Tennessee settles suit over sexual assault casesallegedly assaulting the woman in his apartment, and he was subsequently suspen
Tennessee settles suit over sexual assault cases
ESPN / Posted 21 days ago
allegedly assaulting the woman in his apartment, and he was subsequently suspended from the team. Johnson, a transfer from Fort Scott (Kansas) Community College, agreed to a plea deal in April, which reduced a felony aggravated assault charge to a... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Marc Murrell: KDWPT Commission bans guiding hunts, fishing on public landspublic comment at several meetings) and now prohibiting it,” Schrag said. At t
Marc Murrell: KDWPT Commission bans guiding hunts, fishing on public lands
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 24 days ago
public comment at several meetings) and now prohibiting it,” Schrag said. At the June 23 KDWPT Commission meeting in Fort Scott, commissioners voted 4-0 in favor of banning commercial guiding, both hunting and fishing, on wildlife areas,... Read more
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The Morning Sun
Patriotic Players — Area band members march to D.C. for holidaydrum and bugle corps competition.Students in the band are from all around the a
Patriotic Players — Area band members march to D.C. for holiday
The Morning Sun / Posted 26 days ago
drum and bugle corps competition.Students in the band are from all around the area, including Pittsburg, Galena, Southeast, Fort Scott, Uniontown and others. There are even students from Jasper and Lamar in Missouri and Quapaw, Oklahoma.The band had... Read more
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The New Ulm Journal
Upper Midwest Classic begins on ThursdayBobby Morgenson is going to play baseball for Hutchinson (KS) CC. Andrew Morrow
Upper Midwest Classic begins on Thursday
The New Ulm Journal / Posted 27 days ago
Bobby Morgenson is going to play baseball for Hutchinson (KS) CC. Andrew Morrow is going to play college baseball at Fort Scott CC and Evan Bergman at Johnson County CC. Waconia comes in at 6-2 and recently won the Mid-Summer Classic in... Read more
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The Morning Sun
Trio of local athletes earn all-state softballwho earned all-state honors.Kansas Class 4AFirst TeamBritney Minor, Baxter Spri
Trio of local athletes earn all-state softball
The Morning Sun / Posted 28 days ago
who earned all-state honors.Kansas Class 4AFirst TeamBritney Minor, Baxter Springs, outfielderSecond TeamKatie Gorman, Fort Scott, infielderKansas Class 3AFirst TeamTaylor Compton, Riverton, pitcherSam Greninger, Riverton, catcherAlex Green,... Read more
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KFJX Pittsburg
Cyclists serve MS patient while in towncould not afford one themselves. "Where would we be without our children? All o
Cyclists serve MS patient while in town
KFJX Pittsburg / Posted 29 days ago
could not afford one themselves. "Where would we be without our children? All of us were at one point in time ki...More >> Fort Scott family serves as stop along Race Across AmericaFort Scott family serves as stop along Race Across America For the... Read more
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KFJX Pittsburg
Bike the US for MS rolls through Pittcould not afford one themselves. "Where would we be without our children? All o
Bike the US for MS rolls through Pitt
KFJX Pittsburg / Posted 30 days ago
could not afford one themselves. "Where would we be without our children? All of us were at one point in time ki...More >> Fort Scott family serves as stop along Race Across AmericaFort Scott family serves as stop along Race Across America For the... Read more
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KFJX Pittsburg
Joplin Elks host "Elkland Breakfast"could not afford one themselves. "Where would we be without our children? All o
Joplin Elks host "Elkland Breakfast"
KFJX Pittsburg / Posted a month ago
could not afford one themselves. "Where would we be without our children? All of us were at one point in time ki...More >> Fort Scott family serves as stop along Race Across AmericaFort Scott family serves as stop along Race Across America For the... Read more
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The Morning Sun
Mercy clinic opens new locationCorinne Stevens.“We rotate every day of the week,” Lumpkins said. We also serve
Mercy clinic opens new location
The Morning Sun / Posted 1 months ago
Corinne Stevens.“We rotate every day of the week,” Lumpkins said. We also serve outreach clinics in Columbus and Fort Scott.”The new facility is larger, which offers more spacious rooms to patients. Lumpkins said it’s nice for patients to... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
FSU signee Shavar Manuel will head to jucotackle, who flipped on a commitment to Floirda on National Signing Day this yea
FSU signee Shavar Manuel will head to juco
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 1 months ago
tackle, who flipped on a commitment to Floirda on National Signing Day this year and signed with FSU, will be headed to Fort Scott (Kan.) Community College. He failed to meet enrollment requirements at FSU, according to 247Sports.com's Josh... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Florida State signee Keion Joyner reportedly headed to JUCOThe four-star linebacker from North Carolina is academically ineligible to enro
Florida State signee Keion Joyner reportedly headed to JUCO
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 1 months ago
The four-star linebacker from North Carolina is academically ineligible to enroll at FSU and will instead attend Fort Scott Community College, according to a report from 247Sports.com. Joyner is the second member of FSU’s consensus Top 5 2016... Read more

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