To the Editor: Thank you very much for the generous press coverage about our recent annual report to the county commissioners. We really appreciate your interest and your service. .
To the Editor: In the past, terms like “mental retardation” or “mentally retarded” were medical terms with clinical meanings. Today, however, the words “retard” and “retarded” are used widely to insult someone, or as synonyms for “dumb” or “stupid.” It .
To the Editor: Whoa, hold your horses, Jackie Rawlings. Your letter criticizing Gov. Sam Brownback for just about everything sounds really similar to Barack Obama, who blames everything on someone else. Of course, nothing could ever be his fault..
To the Editor: Gov. Sam Brownback is overlooking an opportunity to bring fiscal stability to Kansas. If the state has surplus revenue, there is a better option than cutting taxes..
To the Editor: The Daughters of the American Revolution supports the military preparedness of the United States of America. It is the key to our national defense and supports peace among nations..
To the Editor: Everyone should realize that the United States is in severe financial jeopardy. Our national debt is rising daily and now approaches $16 trillion ($16,000,000,000,000). Since President Obama took office, it has risen by over $5 trillion. This fiscal nightmare is .
To the Editor: On Tuesday, March 6, Furniture Amnesty Day will be coming to Manhattan. The event will be from 3 to 7 p.m. at City Park in the south parking lot (by the pool)..
To the Mercury: A woman named Ann Barnhardt has sponsored billboards along I-70 between Manhattan and Junction City that say, “Obama is a Marxist” and “Obama is a Fraud.”.
To the Editor: Spring is right around the corner and with that comes the 13th annual Flint Hills Festival of Wines, the largest fundraiser of the year for the Homecare and Hospice Foundation..
March 4-10 is School Social Work Week. School social workers are the liaisons for our families to help their students succeed. School social workers address the social and psychological issues that can block academic progress through counseling, crisis intervention, prevention .
To the Editor: This is a response to the article “Where nerds rule” by Shalin Hai-Jew in last Sunday’s Mercury..
To the Editor: RSVP of the Flint Hills hosted the Father Daughter Sweetheart Dance on Feb. 19, and it was an amazing success. We appreciate all those who attended and hope there were some great memories made..
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