Vanessa Comer

Galena – Vanessa Jean Comer, Age 57, passed away at 2:33 AM at Joplin Health and Rehabilitation Center on May 6, 2014 Vanessa was born on July 1, 1956 in Joplin, Mo., to Norman ...

Dr. Thompson to speak at GHS Commencement

Galena High School is honored to announce that the 2014 commencement speaker is Dr. Steven Kyle Thompson. Dr. Thompson graduated from Galena High School in 1998. After high school, ...
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Galena Officer Jimmy Hamilton performs act of heroism

Galena,  Kan. – Galena Police Officer Jimmy Hamilton comes to the aid of an 8 year old girl in distress. While patrolling west Galena he noticed a car weaving back and forth ...

Developmental Screening Scheduled in Galena

Developmental screening will be available for all children from birth to age 5 who may be in need of special education and related services in Cherokee County in the morning of Friday, ...

SBA Disaster Assistance available for Baxter Springs & Quapaw residents

The U. S. Small Business Administration (SBA) is offering low-interest disaster loans to homeowners, renters, and non-farm businesses of all sizes who suffered losses caused by the ...