| Mar 13, 2012
| 11:46 AM
Erica Christian, of Laurel, was named to the dean's list for the fall semester at the University of Mary Washington, in Fredericksburg, Va.
Alexander Lindblom Pendleton, of Laurel, received honor roll distinction for the fall semester for the College...
| Mar 15, 2012
| 10:11 PM
TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — A Kansas House committee has endorsed legislation meant to ensure the state doesn't subsidize abortions even indirectly through tax credits and deductions.
The Federal and State Affairs Committee advanced the bill Thursday after...
| Apr 9, 2012
| 11:57 AM
Crime is down on the campus of the University of Kansas but campus police say students still need to use good judgment.
A new report shows crime at KU has dropped as much as 25-percent since 2006. The biggest problems remain theft and burglaries which...
| Mar 12, 2012
F. Sherwood Rowland, the UC Irvine chemistry professor who warned the world that man-made chemicals could erode the ozone layer, has died. He was 84.
Rowland, known as Sherry, died Saturday at his home in Corona del Mar of complications from Parkinson'...
| Jul 10, 2012
| 9:11 PM
Ryan Schmidt has accepted an offer to become the new Hutchinson Community College baseball coach, the Blue Dragon Athletic Department announced on Tuesday evening.
The hire is pending HCC Board of Trustees approval. The next scheduled board meeting is...
| Jan 8, 2013
| 5:22 PM
An employee of at the University of Kansas School of Medicine in Wichita is approached by two men in a parking lot Monday night.
One of the men pointed a shotgun at the employees face and demanded money. The employee refused and the men ran away....
| Sep 14, 2012
| 4:39 PM
A new study suggests you are where you live — at least in terms of weight.
A rural address could be a risk factor for being overweight, according to the research published in the fall issue of the Journal of Rural Health.
The study, led by...
| Sep 27, 2012
| 12:34 PM
Enrollment is up at the 32 public universities, community colleges and technical colleges in Kansas this fall.
The Kansas Board of Regents released new numbers Thursday, showing enrollment at state higher learning institutions at 188,694 students....
| Dec 2, 2012
| 2:19 PM
Ed Schubel of Williamsport, a senior theater/voice major, played Cinderella’s Prince/Wolf as the University of Kansas Theatre staged the musical “Into the Woods” in November at the Crafton-Preyer Theatre in Murphy Hall.
| Jul 25, 2012
| 12:14 PM
The Orlando Magic narrowed their field of coaching candidates to three finalists: Michael Curry, Lindsey Hunter and Jacque Vaughn. Of those three, the most likely choice is Vaughn.
So let’s take a closer look at Vaughn.
| Aug 19, 2012
| 6:43 PM
Football is a game of risk for Cary Williams. The Ravens starting cornerback relies on his instincts on the field for when to gamble and when to play it safe
Williams is applying that approach to how he conducts his business off the field, declining...