The Kansan - Newton, KS
Posted at 1:01 AM

At the same time that the failures of our educational system have given rise to the call for universal standards for achievement in basic subjects, criticism has also been heard that the pressure for academic achievement has led to a constricted education that does not serve well either young people or society. The “race to the top” has become a race in which the prize for the winners is economic success and acceptance to elite schools, and are the goals of parents and therefore of their...

Posted at 1:01 AM

Tip of the Week

Posted at 1:01 AM

Tip of the WeekInstead of a hefty investment in a full bathroom remodeling, some simple and affordable changes can make a noticeable difference. Here are some that can be done in a single weekend:

Posted at 1:01 AM

July 29Word of the Day, This Day in History, Number to Know, Website of the Day, Today’s Featured Birthday and Daily Quote.Word of the Day

Updated at 12:07 AM

WICHITA — It was a day of elimination games Monday at the 80th National Baseball Congress World Series at Lawrence-Dumont Stadium.The Boulder Collegians stopped the Wichita Sluggers 8-5, the Puerto Rico National Team topped the...

Updated at 12:03 AM

National Baseball CongressWorld SeriesLawrence-Dumont StadiumWichitaFirst week bracketFriday's...

Updated at 11:23 PM

Bethel womenearn honorsThe Bethel College women's basketball team was ranked 15th nationally among NAIA schools by the Women's Basketball Coaches Association for the 2013-14 school year.The...

Updated at 10:27 PM

From Italy to Sonoma, here's a guide to Honest Cooking's favorite whites in different categories and price levels.

Updated at 10:26 PM

Beware—these 8 harmful ingredients are lurking in everyday food products.

Updated at 10:14 PM False
Updated at 10:12 PM

PITTSBURG — The West kept the East off the scoreboard except for one record-breaking play and outscored the East 16-0 in the second half for a 21-6 victory Saturday night in the 41st edition of the Shrine Bowl.Plus, somebody got to...

NEXT 10  »
«  PREV 10
    • Events Calendar