PAOLA — Three years ago, two fifth-graders at Sunflower Elementary put on quite a show during the school’s spelling bee.
PAOLA — Paola USD 368 Assistant Superintendent Tammy Thomasson recently completed the Leadership for Tomorrow class of 2019, sponsored by the Kansas Association of School Boards (KASB).
LAWRENCE — Paige Buffington of Louisburg was recently initiated into The Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi, the nation’s oldest and most selective all-discipline collegiate honor society.
LOUISBURG — The two leaders of Louisburg’s Blessings in a Backpack program, Kylie Schleicher and Callie Patterson, recently were honored by the Marais des Cygnes Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution (DAR).
PAOLA — Kaitlyn White didn’t just travel to Belgium as a Rotary Youth Exchange student, she immersed herself into the culture of multiple European countries for an entire year.
SPRING HILL — Spring Hill USD 230 leaders, staff and community members came together for the ceremonial start of the 2018 school bond projects during a groundbreaking ceremony Thursday, Nov. 14, near Spring Hill High School.
SPRING HILL — Working as a computer programmer in July 1969 inside what is now the Johnson Space Center, Jerry Bultman’s office was sandwiched between the astronauts’ building and the auditorium.
PAOLA — Students involved in Sunflower Elementary’s new Kids Connect Club are already making an impact on their community that stretches far beyond the walls of their Paola school.
LOUISBURG — Incumbent Bruce Caldwell defeated challenger Linda Hipp 125 votes to 112 votes to retain his Position 3 seat in the only contested Louisburg school board race Tuesday, Nov. 5, according to unofficial election results.
Stan Slaughter, a Kansas City-based artist and educator, has been traveling the country singing songs and sharing knowledge with kids and adults since 1987.
PAOLA - Despite the chilly weather outside, Cottonwood Elementary students had no trouble getting into the Halloween spirit inside during the school’s annual costume parade.