A call from a resident about three people whom she didn’t know knocking on her door led to three arrests on by Carthage police on Wednesday.
The hardened concrete walls of the gymnasium / tornado safe room are up and workers are making progress on what will become the newest school in the Carthage R-9 School District.
They come from all walks of life, they’ve scattered across the country, but there’s one thing they all still have in common – They’re Carthage Tigers.
Bad weather and delays in moving a utility line have slowed progress on two construction projects that have closed two busy streets in the south part of Carthage.
For the second year in a row, the Scripps National Spelling Bee ended in a tie. Vanya Shivashankar, 13, of Olathe, Kansas, and Gokul Venkatachalam, 14, of Chesterfield, Missouri, were named co-champions after spelling every word thrown at them. This is the second year in a row there has been a tie. Before 2014, however, there hadn’t been a tie since 1962.
A couple from the St. Louis suburb of O’Fallon is scheduled to be sentenced Friday for keeping their autistic son inside a makeshift cage.
The towers of the former Central Kansas Medical Center in Great Bend are set to be demolished.