Baxter Springs City Council looks at establishing an Equipment Reserve fund

M. Smith | Baxter Springs Mr. Gene Mense, auditor, came before the council to answer questions about the possibility of setting up an equipment reserve fund. He said that the money ...

Senator Jerry Moran to host Listening Tour in Baxter Springs

U.S. Senator Jerry Moran (R-Kan.) today announced that he will visit Baxter Springs as part of his Kansas Listening Tour on Wednesday, Sept. 2. Area residents are encouraged to attend ...

USD #508 approves resignations

The Baxter Springs Board of Education held a regular meeting on Monday, August 10, 2015 at 6:00 pm at 1108 Military. Superintendent David Pendergraft introduced new employees for 2015-16 ...
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Community Safety

Melissa Sanders| Galena With school starting again, all parents and families should be aware of their child’s path to and from school and who they may encounter, or predators along ...

Baxter Springs Council approves resolution for Casey’s General Store

Cherokee County Economic Development Director Janet Miller came before the Baxter Springs City Council to update on what she has been doing for the county. Miller stated that in the ...