Lancer homemade cinnamon rolls now for sale at R & J’s

For most kids the day the school lunch included cinnamon rolls was the day to eat at school.  The smell of the cinnamon rolls drifted through the building and by the time lunchtime ...

Commissioners Approve Refinancing the Jail Bond

Machelle Smith | Columbus Mr. Paul Adams came before the Cherokee County commission he said that he had purchased a piece of property at the delinquent tax sale. He said that it was ...

Trash Trucks, Transfers and Tires discussed at Council

Melissa Sanders/Galena The Galena City Council meeting came to order at 6pm as usual. Mayor Oglesby, councilman Lance Nichols and councilwoman Tabitha Ryan absent. The council confirmed ...

Kansas Route 66 Historic District approved

The Kansas Historic Sites Board of Review approved the nomination of the Kansas Route 66 Historic District, north of Baxter Springs to the National Register of Historic Places. The ...

Commissioners makes a ruling on the Fence Viewing

Machelle Smith | Columbus Mr. Jay Justice, Cherokee County Fire District Number 1, came before the commission to ask ifSW Pelican between 92nd Terrace and Cherry Lane, can be opened ...