It can be easy to talk about poverty and its victims.

Communities will often try to assist with food drives for the local Breadbasket or similar charity

When it comes to patient care, Scott County Hospital is the gold standard.

If a tornado were to threaten Scott City during the school day, what could be done to protect students at the three attendance centers?


Shelby Kite is not one to look too far ahead when it comes to potential opponents.

Scott City’s game against Wellington was anything but pretty.

In back-to-back games the Scott City girls had an opportunity to take control late and gain a win over Holcomb.

Columns & Opinions

In most cases, it’s best to cut through the media noise and go straight to the source to understand what’s happening in public policy. Donald Trump’s tax plan is not one of those cases.

The field of candidates in the Kansas governor’s race continues to get more crowded and those darn kids are partly to blame.

Having failed to “repeal and replace” the 2010 Affordable Care Act (“Obamacare”), President Trump and the Republican congressional majority have now moved on to tax reform.


Windbreaks and old storage sheds are often a final resting place for cars and pickups that the owners don’t feel are worth the effort to haul away for scrap iron . . . let alone restore.

The job market in Kansas is expected to remain flat during 2018, growing by a mere 0.1 percent, or less than 1,500 jobs, according to a new report from Wichita State University.

Early voting for a secondary beef checkoff in Oklahoma started on Oct. 2, but the Organization for Competitive Markets wants the vote to be halted.


LuElma Jane Cramer, 88, died Oct. 7, 2017, at the Scott County Hospital, Scott City. She was born Aug. 11, 1929, in Coldwater, the daughter of Charles Harris and Zelda Albertie (Kramer) Murray.

Della Lucille (Walz) Lamb passed away peacefully in her sleep at Hays Medical Center on Sat., Sept. 16, 2017, at the age of 90. She was born Feb. 15, 1927, to Ernest G.

Josephine (Josie) Martinez, 83, died Sept. 29, 2017, at the Wichita County Health Center, Leoti. She was born Oct.

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