Letter to the Editor

Dear Editor, Recently it was brought to my attention that a new potential casino may come to our area. A few days later it was announced that the Galena Fire Department made an agreement ...

10th Annual Hometown Heroes Banquet

On, Friday, November 21, the student body and staff at Baxter Springs High School, gathered in the commons area for the 10th Annual Hometown Heroes Banquet. This year, they honored ...
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Castle Rock Casino Resort Announces $130 Million Development in Cherokee County, Southeast Kansas

CHEROKEE COUNTY, Kan. (Nov. 24, 2014) — Representatives of Castle Rock Casino Resort today announced plans to build a premiere, Las Vegas-style casino resort in Cherokee County, ...
Joe Douffet telling the students about the Model T

Galena Museum takes Model T to Baxter Springs High School

Machelle Smith | Baxter Springs On Friday, November 7, Joe Douffet, Galena Mining and Historical Museum, took the 1919 Model T Touring car to Baxter Springs High School for Mr. Byrd ...

KDOT KICKS OFF ENGINEERING STUDY OF U.S. 400

PUBLIC OPEN HOUSE SCHEDULED FOR SEPTEMBER 11 The Kansas Department of Transportation (KDOT) invites the U.S. 400 corridor community to attend a public meeting on Thursday, Sept. 11, ...