Vaughan’s Vocabulary – 10/14/15

Don Vaughan provides infrequently used words to strengthen your vocabulary.

From time to time readers of Vaughan’s Vocabulary will ask, “Where do you get your words?” “Well,” I respond, “they are words that I encounter from articles or books, or … Read more

Hunting Kansas pheasants over pointing dogs

By Roy D. Hawkins

It’s not supposed to rain in Kansas in October. In fact when I booked our hunt, Jeff Rader, owner and operator of Rader Lodge in Glenn Elder, assured me I could not be coming at a … Read more

FCE honor roll

French Camp Elementary School — 1st Nine Weeks Honor Roll

Superintendent’s List: 1st Grade: Colin Carmichael, Ayden Clark, Bella Davis, Rebecca Gilbert, Amberlyn Hutchinson, Anderson Littlejohn; 2nd Grade: Olivia Browning, Rowan Dean, Knicholas Goins, Koleigh Griffin, Laura Brooke Myers, Bella … Read more

Editorial roundup – 10/14/15

One man, two votes
It’s pretty impressive that the initiative to make adequate school funding part of the state Constitution has attracted $2.6 million from three prominent education supporters.

The money has been given to the Better Schools, Better Jobs … Read more

Calendar of Events – 10/14/15

3rd Annual Panhandle Community Day
Oct. 17
Oct. 17, Panhandle Community Center, 9 a.m. til 2 p.m. Local artists will be displaying their wares for sale including hand thrown pottery, wood crafts, seamstress, bakers, flea market items, antiques and collectibles. … Read more