Firework Safety Tips

With Independence Day right around the corner, the Cherokee County Sheriff’s Office wants to offer the following fireworks safety tips so that everyone can celebrate in a safe and ...

Patricia White

Columbus, Kan. – Patricia Kay White, age 47, passed away suddenly at her residence in Columbus, Kan. Patricia was born to Alva E. White Sr. and Carolyn Sue Emery Brassfield on ...

EMERGENCY LOANS AVAILABLE FROM FARM SERVICE AGENCY (FSA)

“Farmers in Cherokee County, who suffered crop or livestock losses due to severe storms, tornadoes, straight-line winds and flooding occurring  5/5/15-6/4/15, may now apply for Farm ...

STORIES OF DAYS GONE BY TO BE PUBLISHED Winners of Story Contest Announced

Hometown Memories is wrapping up its publication of local stories in a book titled A Living History of Southeast Kansas, Willow Whistles and Barefoot Summer Days. The hardcover coffee ...

Cherokee County Conservation District to Hold Sign-Up

The Cherokee County Conservation District will be conducting a sign-up for the Water Resources Cost-Share Program and the Non-Point Source Pollution Control Cost-Share Program beginning ...