A woman’s portrait will grace some of America’s paper money no later than 2020. That’s good, both because it’s long overdue and because 2020 happens to be the 100th anniversary of the 20th Amendment.
This Fourth of July, fly your flag and read aloud the Declaration of Independence to your family and friends. It is an exercise in understanding who we are as well as who our patriotic ancestors were and what motivated them.
I live in Bangkok, the capital; it is a big difference from Wamego. My host parents, Michael and Rechelle Malin, have four sons — my host brothers. It has been a great year spending time in Kansas with great people.
The Solar Kiwanis’ annual pancake feed will be from 7:30 to 11 a.m. this Saturday at Pottorf Hall on the Riley County fairgrounds. Cost is $6 for adults and $3 for children under age 12.
The U.S. Supreme Court was right on Monday to rule that the Environmental Protection Agency has erred in ignoring the costs of compliance before writing regulations and setting limits on mercury, arsenic and other pollutants from U.S. power plants.
Please, never open an email from a person or business you don’t know, and never trust a person who contacts you by phone or Internet claiming to be from a company.
We’re in for four days of loud noises from 8 a.m. to midnight for the next four days.
Starting with the people who made this possible, I want to thank my host family, which opened its door to me, a complete stranger, and completely changed my life.
One day, perhaps, the Kansas Legislature will heed its constitutional duty to fund the state’s public schools adequately and equitably.
When you are about to start your exchange year, they warn you: It is harder to come back. But you don’t get it.
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