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Hamilton’s America Comprehensive Documentary Three Years in the Making Comes to KTWU

Great Performances TONIGHT, Friday, October 21 at 8 p.m. as Season Kickoff to PBS Arts Fall Festival Broadway and history combine in a timely look at ... read the rest»

KJCCC bylaw changes create challenges, opportunities for Cloud County

CONCORDIA — The Kansas Jayhawk Community College Conference underwent major changes during a three-hour meeting between the 19 institutions' presidents ... read the rest»


The state of Kansas has been granted a federal disaster declaration for 11 counties that sustained damages from a severe storm system that struck the ... read the rest»

Candidate: Laura Kelly, KS Senate #18

During the last four years, I have had to change my role in the State Senate from that of consensus and coalition builder who worked collaboratively with ... read the rest»

Candidate: Dave Jackson, KS Senate #18

Question 1) The need for change in state government is the reason for my decision to run for the State Senate 18th District. Our budget must be balanced, ... read the rest»

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Wabaunsee High School Cross Country Results

At: Centralia Date: 10-1-2016 Weather: Cool, calm BOYS: Place and Record: 1st 9-0 Season Record: 32-6 Varsity Kyle Schmitz 8th 18:19 Luke Stuhlsatz 10th 18:42 ... read the rest»

Wamego Wrestling Club Results

USAWKS 2016 District 3 East Subdistrict 8 & Under 49 - Ayden Henson's place is 6th and has scored 3.00 team points. Quarterfinal - Ayden Henson (Wamego ... read the rest»

Wamego Wrestling Club Results

Western Kansas Classic: 8 & Under 67 - Carson Reves's place is unknown and has scored 5.00 team points. Champ. Round 1 - Carson Reves (wamego jr raider ... read the rest»

Wamego Junior Raider Results

Elementary 49-55 - Leolyn Karnowski's place is 3rd and has scored 5.00 team points. Round 1 - Leolyn Karnowski (Unattached) won by fall over Olyvia Besco ... read the rest»
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Born October 24th
1788: Sarah Josepha Hale, magazine editor and poet whose book Poems for Our Children included Mary Had a Little Lamb (the first words to be recorded in sound)
1904: Moss Hart, American playwright who, with George S. Kaufman, wrote plays such as You Can't Take it with You and The Man who came to Dinner.
1911: Sonny Terry, blues performer.
1923: Denise Levertov, English poet.
1929: George Henry Crumb, American composer.
October 24th
in history
1755: A British expedition against the French held Fort Niagara in Canada ends in failure.
1836: The match is patented.
1861: Western Union completes the first transcontinental telegraph line, putting the Pony Express out of business.
1863: General Ulysses S. Grant arrives in Chattanooga, Tennessee to find the Union Army there starving. Escaping a Rebel siege at Chattanooga.
1897: The first comic strip appears in the Sunday color supplement of the New York Journal called the 'Yellow Kid.'

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