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25 Kansas Lottery Players Win $1,000 each in Second-Chance Drawing

TOPEKA — Twenty-five Kansas Lottery players can pamper themselves or a loved one after winning $1,000 cash each in the "2by2 Pampers You" second-chance ... read the rest»

Today's News from the University of Kansas

* Lawrence native Alex Kong wins Gates Cambridge Scholarship ... read the rest»

Students Present to the Board

Several St. Marys High School students made a presentation to the USD 321 board as part of a public relation component for their FCCLA projects. Payton ... read the rest»

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Rock Creek Basketball

Boys The Rock Creek varsity boys had two games this week one that was great and one that was not so hot. They started off the week on Monday, ... read the rest»

Friday nights game

We will not be playing a 9th (C-team) girls game at Clay Center this Friday, Dec.... read the rest»

Wamego wrestling results

The Wamego Red Raider grapplers placed third at their home invitational on Saturday, with Alec Pierson and Tyler Patrick winning their events. "We had ... read the rest»

Dawgs Repeat

Rossville fans went through a season of runaway victories wondering if a challenge was available in class 3A. On Saturday in the state championship game ... read the rest»

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Born February 12th
1775: Louisa Adams, wife of John Quincy Adams
1809: Abraham Lincoln, 16th U.S. President of the United State (1861-1865).
1809: Charles Darwin, naturalist and influential theorist of evolution (On the Origin of Species by Means of Natural Selection).
1828: George Meredith, English poet and novelist.
1857: Eugene Atget, French photographer, took over 10,000 photographs documenting Paris.
February 12th
in history
1909: The National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) is formed.
1912: China becomes a republic following the overthrow of the Manchu dynasty.
1921: Winston Churchill of London is appointed colonial secretary.
1924: George Gershwin's groundbreaking symphonic jazz composition Rhapsody in Blue premieres with Gershwin himself playing the piano with Paul Whiteman's orchestra.
1929: Charles Lindbergh announces his engagement to Anne Morrow.

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