Topeka High officer Homan retires after 3-plus decades
For the first time in 35 years, a familiar face will be gone - a dedicated police officer who has relied more on his people skills than his badge to keep order in the midtown school.
Sun May 19, 2013
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Fri May 17, 2013
Staff wrote a new blog post: Back to the Futures:...
This week, July soybeans shot up 45 cents , reaching $14.47 per bushel on Friday morning.
Sat May 11, 2013
Washburn grads relieved to be done
Mixed emotions ruled the day for Washburn University nursing degree graduates on Saturday afternoon as they waited in a hallway at Lee Arena for their ceremony to begin.
Thu May 09, 2013
Women honored at YWCA luncheon
The result was Cocoa Dolce Artisan Chocolates, a Wichita-based company that has received national acclaim and now has more than 40 employees.
Wed May 08, 2013
Silver Lake board views video produced by students
When a new teacher begins the year at Silver Lake, he or she might want to thank Jaime Manhart's video production class.
Fri May 03, 2013
The Washington Post
Wheat Futures Decline as U.S. Winter-Crop Damage Seen Limited
Wheat futures fell for the second time in three days on speculation that crop damage in the U.S. Great Plains was less than expected following an April freeze and the 2012 drought.
Thu May 02, 2013
County commissioners commend parks and recreation
With just one year under its belt, the merged Topeka and Shawnee County parks and recreation department has been deemed a success story by the county commission.
Tue Apr 30, 2013
Three Fire Departments Combine To Put A House Fire North Of Topeka
Three different fire departments from around the area combined forces to put out a blaze that broke out at a home in Northern Shawnee County early Tuesday morning.
Mon Apr 29, 2013
Silver Lake school recognized in U.S. News and World Report
The U.S. News and World Report's latest rankings of the nation's high schools list Silver Lake Junior and Senior High as one of the best schools in Kansas.
Sat Apr 27, 2013
Marchers take on stigma of mental illness
Nearly all of the approximate 250 people who took part in Saturday morning's NAMI Walk at Gage Park had a personal story of someone who was affected by depression, bipolar disorder, anxiety attacks or other forms of mental illness.
Tue Apr 23, 2013
Area second-graders get close-up look at what goes into their pizza
Jacob Gentry, right, of Rossville, cares for pigs as he talks about them to Topeka second-graders Tuesday morning at the Kansas Expocentre's Domer Arena.