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New Principal For FSHS: Amber Toth  FortScott.Biz

Amber Toth, 42, was hired as the new principal of Fort Scott High School at the June 2019 USD 234 Board of Education meeting. She has been assistant ...



Obituary: Janice Arlene Morter (7/15/19)  Fort Scott Tribune

Janice Arlene Morter, age 61, resident of Fort Scott, Kan., died Friday, July 12, 2019, at Freeman West Hospital, Joplin, Mo. She was born Jan. 19, 1958, in Fort ...



What’s Happening In Fort Scott July 5  FortScott.Biz

2019 Chamber Golf Classic 4-Person Scramble – Woodland Hills Golf Course, 2414 S. Horton, July 26th, Registration: 11am, Tee-Off 12pm (See flyer below).



Thespians Perform at ITF  FortScott.Biz

FSHS Thespians Perform at International Thespian Festival. A group of Fort Scott High School Thespians spent last week immersed in theatre performance and ...



David Brown: New Fort Scott Middle School Principal  FortScott.Biz

David Brown, 55, was recently hired by USD 234 to be the Fort Scott Middle School Principal. ” My wife and I will be moving back to Fort Scott in June into my ...



Obituary: Sarah Lucille Smith (7/1/19)  Fort Scott Tribune

Sarah Lucille Smith, 93, of Shawnee, Kan., passed away Wednesday, June 27, 2019, at the Olathe Hospice House. Sarah was born Oct. 30, 1925 to the late ...



CFSEK announce Spring 2019 grant, scholarship recipients - News  Pittsburg Morning Sun

This year through the Community Foundation of Southeast Kansas, three funds have awarded 22 grants totaling $51386. “The Community Foundation of ...



Thomas resigns after five years at FSHS helm  Fort Scott Tribune

Fort Scott High School Principal Shawn Thomas is returning to his alma mater. Thomas' resignation as high school principal effective at the end of the 2018-19 ...



What’s Happening by the Fort Scott Chamber of Commerce  FortScott.Biz

SAVE THE DATE! Mark your calendars for the Spring Town-wide Garage Sale on Friday and Saturday, May 10th and 11th. Only $10 to list your garage sale on ...



“Bright Star” Showcases FSHS Talent  FortScott.Biz

Fort Scott is the home of many talents and some of that talent is showcased in the Fort Scott High School production of Bright Star. Bright Star is a musical play ...



A Wave Of Rural Hospital Closures Tests Communities Across The US : Shots - Health News  NPR

People in Fort Scott, Kan., depended on their local hospital for more than a century. In December, the hospital closed. Fort Scott residents now are trying to cope ...



American Legion Post 25 Reminder of Upcoming Events  FortScott.Biz

April 23. Bloodmobile will be at Buck Run Community Center from 1 – 7 pm. Blood donation is a national Legion program. Call 620-223-5946 to schedule an ...



Grants Awarded For Community Improvement Endeavors  FortScott.Biz

The Fort Scott Area Community Foundation presented grant awards to 15 entities November 1 during the Chamber of Commerce weekly coffee, held at ...



Local News: FSHS Homecoming Royalty (1/25/19)  Fort Scott Tribune

The Fort Scott Tiger basketball teams played Bonner Springs Friday night for Homecoming. During the Homecoming ceremony, Miriam Mix and Nicholas ...



Grand Opening of Gordman’s March 20 at 5:30 p.m.  FortScott.Biz

FORT SCOTT, Kan. (March 18, 2019) – Home décor retailer Gordmans, a division of Stage Stores, will debut a new department store in Fort Scott with a Grand ...



Obituary: Daryl Keith Swanwick (12/20/18)  Fort Scott Tribune

Daryl Keith Swanwick was born in Columbus, Kan., on Aug. 23, 1946 to Francis Darrell “Sonny” Swanwick and Alma Arlene McCorkle Swanwick of rural ...



Obituary: Jeffrey J. Hack (1/15/19)  Fort Scott Tribune

Jeffrey J. Hack, age 67, a resident of rural Fort Scott, Kan., passed away Wednesday, Jan. 9, 2019, at his home. He was born Nov. 30, 1951, in Wichita, Kan., the ...



Veteran’s Day Celebrations Nov. 9-12  FortScott.Biz

Veterans Day festivities take place November 9-12, throughout the county. All veterans are invited. Area schools have been providing Veteran's Day Assemblies ...



Local News: FSMS principal resigns, FSHS football coach hired (2/12/19)  Fort Scott Tribune

Among employment items the USD 234 Board of Education approved on Monday include the resignation of Fort Scott Middle School Principal Brian Weilert, and ...



No Mercy in Fort Scott; Dealing with Hospital Closure, Pioneer Kansas Town Asks: What Comes Next?  kansaspublicradio.org

For the 7800 people of Fort Scott, in southeast Kansas, the closure of Mercy Hospital was a loss they never imagined possible, sparking anger and fear.



City of Fort Scott Minutes of May 7  FortScott.Biz

Commissioners Adamson, Bartelsmeyer, and Nichols were present with Mayor Parker presiding. Commissioner Mitchell was absent. INVOCATION: Pastor Brian ...



USD 234 Hires New Superintendent, Ted Hessong  FortScott.Biz

Ted Hessong, currently superintendent of USD 456, was hired Tuesday evening by the USD 234 Board of Education. He will begin June 2, 2018, and was hired ...



Obituary: Harriett Louise Carr Reeves (11/16/18)  Fort Scott Tribune

Harriett Louise Carr Reeves, 80, passed away on Thursday, Nov. 14, 2018. at her home in Fort Scott, Kan. Harriett was born on July 9, 1938 in Fort Scott to ...



The Grinch at Fort Scott High School  FortScott.Biz

Fort Scott High School Thespians along with local children from kindergarten to eighth grade provided an enjoyable rendition of “How The Grinch Stole ...



Amber Toth Hired As FSHS Assistant Principal  FortScott.Biz

Amber Toth was hired Tuesday at the USD 234 Board of Education meeting to be Fort Scott High School Assistant Principal starting in July. The following is an ...



Kirk Sharp: New Gordon Parks Museum Director  FortScott.Biz

Kirk Sharp started his duties as the new Gordon Parks Museum Executive Director on Jan. 7. But Sharp is no stranger to the museum. He has been serving ...



New Owners of Public Transportation  FortScott.Biz

Old Fort Transportation, LLC, owned by Jacqueline and James Sellers, took over public transportation from Pitt-Taxi on Jan. 1, 2019. Sellers is no stranger to ...



Jeff DeLaTorre Hired As FSHS Activities/Athletic Director  FortScott.Biz

The following is an interview DeLaTorre had with fortscott.biz. What do you see as the strengths and challenges of the school you will be helping lead?



Something New: Art In The Yard Sept. 15  FortScott.Biz

Local artist Bobbi Kemna has created something new. Bobbi Kemna on the front porch of her pottery studio facility. Turning from pottery, for which she is locally ...



2019-20 Fall and Winter KSHSAA Championship Sites Selected  CatchItKansas

The Kansas State High School Activities Association has selected the following venues to host respective championship events for the fall and winter seasons ...



Obituary: James Lewis Eastwood (8/14/18)  Fort Scott Tribune

James Lewis Eastwood, age 81, a resident of rural Fort Scott, Kan., passed away early Tuesday, Aug. 14, 2018, at the Mercy Hospital Emergency Room. He was ...



High School Sports: Experienced players return for new head coach (8/24/18)  Fort Scott Tribune

New Fort Scott High School head coach Jenna Campbell took her team out on the court of the FSHS gymnasium for the Red & White Scrimmage Friday ...



Obituary: Frederick Gerald Clary (12/10/18)  Fort Scott Tribune

Frederick Gerald Clary, of Syracuse, Kan., passed away at the Wesley Woodlawn Hospital in Wichita, on Dec. 1, 2018, at the age of 80. He was born April 19, ...



Obituary: Retha Lynn Ross (7/24/18)  Fort Scott Tribune

Retha Lynn Ross, age 46, resident of Fort Scott, Kan., died Thursday, July 19, 2018, at the Mercy Hospital Emergency Room. She was born April 4, 1972, ...



Fort Scott Pharmacy Opens  FortScott.Biz

Fort Scott Pharmacy, located in the northeast corner of Price Chopper Grocery Store at 2322 S. Main, Suite B, is open for business as of today, May 29.



New FSCC Biology Teacher: Heather Davis  FortScott.Biz

This is part of a series of profiles of new teachers in our community. Dr. Heather Davis is the new biology instructor at Fort Scott Community College. Name: Dr.



Obituary: Lindsey Lewis (9/21/18)  Fort Scott Tribune

Lindsey Lewis, age 31 of Fort Scott, Kan., who resided in Dallas, Texas, passed away on Monday, Sept. 17, 2018 of an unexpected aortic dissection. She was ...



Fort Scott High School students qualify for national debate tournament at Chanute qualifier March 16  Chanute Tribune

Tribune reporter. Four southeast Kansas students qualified in Chanute Thursday for the national speech and debate tournament in Birmingham, Ala. A South ...



Obituary: Jennifer Lyn Houston (8/9/18)  Fort Scott Tribune

Jennifer Lyn Houston, age 30, a resident of rural Arcadia, Kan., passed away Sunday, Aug. 5 at the Cox South Medical Center in Springfield, Mo., following ...



Changes Coming To Downtown Fort Scott  FortScott.Biz

The Fort Scott Chamber of Commerce Quarterly Downtown Meet and Greet gathered Tuesday morning at Papa Don's Restaurant. The purpose of the quarterly ...



New Keyhole Director  FortScott.Biz

Youth Ministries of Bourbon County Inc, known as the Keyhole, has a new director. Bethany Hartford, 24, became the director in March 2018. Hartford has lived ...



Community Sports: Tiger trio sign letters of intent Wednesday (2/9/18)  Fort Scott Tribune

Fort Scott High School senior Andrew Callahan (seated, center) signed his letter of intent with Butler Community College, El Dorado, Wednesday morning at Fort ...



USD 234 Superintendent Bob Beckham Retires  FortScott.Biz

Beckham gave the Board of Education notice at a meeting last Tuesday. Beckham worked his way up from teacher to the athletic director, then the principal, then ...



Snew White, A Fractured Fairy Tale, Performed by Area Youth  FortScott.Biz

Area youth performed a 'fractured fairy tale' of Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs, entitled Snew White on Friday evening and Saturday afternoon at Fort Scott ...



FSHS Thespians Qualify for International Thespian Festival  FortScott.Biz

The Fort Scott High School Thespian Troupe #7365 has students performing at the International Thespian Festival for the first time in history. After attending the ...



Who Is On The Ballot? Who Can Vote?  FortScott.Biz

Tuesday, July 17 is the last day to register to vote in the clerk's office for the Kansas primary election August 7, 2018. This registration is for first-time voters or to ...



Obituary: Patricia Alaine "Patty" Pool (5/23/19)  Fort Scott Tribune

Patricia Alaine “Patty” Pool, age 68, a resident of Fort Scott, passed away Tuesday, May 21, 2019, at the University of Kansas Medical Center in Kansas City, ...



Obituary: Melvin Earl Endicott (6/26/18)  Fort Scott Tribune

Melvin Earl Endicott, resident of Fort Scott, Kan., died Friday, June 22, 2018, in Joplin, Mo., at Mercy Hospital. He was born June 20, 1929, the son of Earl ...



Local News: FSHS, FSMS principals chosen at USD 234 (5/30/14)  Fort Scott Tribune

The USD 234 Board of Education approved hiring two principals during a special meeting held Wednesday afternoon. During the approximately three-minute ...



Obituary: Richard Cowen (3/2/18)  Fort Scott Tribune

Richard Cowen, 92, of Fort Scott, Kan., passed away Wednesday evening, Feb. 28, 2018 at the Medicalodge Nursing Home. He was born Dec. 31, 1925, in Fort ...



FSHS Thespians Attend State Festival, Earn Honors  FortScott.Biz

Submitted by Angie Bin. The Fort Scott High School Thespian Troupe #7365 gleaned several honors from the annual KS State Thespian Festival January 4-6, ...



New principal named  Leavenworth Times

The Lansing Board of Education has hired a new high school principal.



Fort Scott Chamber of Commerce  FortScott.Biz

REMINDER: Google Livestream: Get Productive With Google's Digital Tools. hosted by the. Chamber of Commerce. is next Wednesday, July 17th!!!



April | 2018  FortScott.Biz

Consultation with an attorney for the body or agency which would be deemed privileged in the attorney-client relationship. Matters relating to ...



Obituary: Thomas C. Gorman (4/14/17)  Fort Scott Tribune

Thomas C. Gorman, 71, of Fort Scott, died Wednesday evening, April 12, 2017, at Mercy Hospital. He was born March 30, 1946, in Fort Scott, Kan., the son of ...



Major Leaguer LaRoche gives back to Fort Scott  Joplin Globe

FORT SCOTT, Kan. — Traveling around the country as a 12-year veteran of Major League Baseball, Adam LaRoche is often asked where he grew up.



Obituary: Mikayla Lynn Norris (12/21/17)  Fort Scott Tribune

Mikayla Lynn Norris, age 18, a resident of Fort Scott, died Tuesday, Dec. 19, 2017, in Kansas City, Mo. She was born Dec. 22, 1998, in Fort Scott, the daughter of ...



Hartman Spine And Joint: Two Focuses of Medicine  FortScott.Biz

Husband and wife chiropractors, Dr. Heather Davis and Dr. Grant Hartman with their billing employee, Jenny Guilfoyle and receptionist, Joy Fleming. Hartman ...



“Tiny Houses” Ready To Rent April 1  FortScott.Biz

The “Tiny Houses” at 6th and Lowman streets are available for rent April 1. Tuesday, Paint Creek Painting of Redfield workers were painting the outside of the ...



Obituary: Timothy “Tim” John Bloomfield (10/19/17)  Fort Scott Tribune

Timothy “Tim” John Bloomfield, 68, of Fort Scott, passed away Tuesday afternoon, Oct. 17, 2017, in Kansas City at KU Medical Center. Tim was born to parents ...



Adam LaRoche gives back to community in big way with new sports facility  Chicago Tribune

White Sox designated hitter helps out his high school with funds and input for LaRoche Sports Complex in Fort Kansas, Kan.



Salina Tabbed as Home of Eight KSHSAA State Championships  KSAL

Topeka, KS –The Kansas State High School Activities Association has selected the following venues to host respective championship events for the fall and ...



Stutesman’s Action Realty Opens Office in Fort Scott  FortScott.Biz

Stutesman's Action Realty, Nevada, Mo., opened an office on Fort Scott's Main Street in August. “This is an opportunity to get back and work with people I have ...



FSHS Thespians Benefit from International Thespian Festival  FortScott.Biz

Nineteen Thespians from Fort Scott High School Troupe #7365 attended the International Thespian Festival at the University of Nebraska June 25-July 1.



Obituary: Kyle Mathew Collier (1/30/18)  Fort Scott Tribune

Kyle Mathew Collier, 32, of Franklin passed away on the evening of Thursday, Jan. 25, 2018. A celebration of Kyle's life will be held Saturday, Feb. 3 at 1 p.m. at ...



MLB's Adam LaRoche, a former Kansan, helping to build baseball complex in Fort Scott  Topeka Capital Journal

FORT SCOTT — Adam LaRoche has traveled widely during his 11 seasons in major league baseball, but the California-born athlete has always wanted to help ...



Five Fort Scott wrestlers assured of State Tournament berths  Fort Scott Tribune

FORT SCOTT -- Five members of the Fort Scott High School wrestling already know they're going to next weekend's Class 4A State Tournament at Salina, Kan.



Southeast Kansas native to be new principal at Royster  Chanute Tribune

Home is where the heart is and new Royster Middle School Principal Don Epps is a native of southeast Kansas looking forward to returning to the area. He felt ...



Community gathers to remember victim of apparent murder-suicide  41 Action News Kansas City

Community members and friends of Mikayla Norris gathered for a prayer *service* on Wednesday evening to remember the 18-year-old recently killed in an ...



Fort Hays State University announces scholarship awards for 2018-19  Hays Post

FHSU University Relations. Winners of general academic scholarships for the 2018-19 academic year from Fort Hays State University have been announced by ...



Local News: Cannon sentenced (9/22/12)  Nevada Herald

FORT SCOTT, Kan. -- Sentencing was handed down Friday morning in the case of a former Fort Scott High School paraeducator who pleaded guilty in July to ...



SEK's all-time greatest wrestlers ranked  Joplin Globe

Who are the top wrestlers to ever compete in the Southeast Kansas League?



Royals' Kauffman, Paul Pierce, Larry Drew among Kansas Sports Hall of Fame inductees  The Kansas City Star

Former Kansas and NBA basketball star Paul Pierce has been announced as one of the 13 inductees to the Kansas Sports Hall of Fame's 2018 class. Others ...



Tragic house fire, accident round out top stories for 2011  Fort Scott Tribune

A tragic house fire and the arrest of a former Fort Scott High School teacher's aide are among the top five stories of 2011. This is the second part of a two-day ...



Local News: Fatalities at house fire ruled murder-suicide (4/16/13)  Fort Scott Tribune

Officials have ruled a tragic incident that took place Wednesday, April 10, in rural Bourbon County a double murder-suicide. A news release from the Bourbon ...



Lipe opens Sharky's Pub and Grub in former Rusty's location  Fort Scott Tribune

Dave Lipe is bringing his knowledge of the restaurant industry and his experiences over the years back to his hometown. Lipe, who grew up in Fort Scott and ...



Local News: First Presbyterian calls designated pastor (6/1/12)  Fort Scott Tribune

Jared Witt has been called by a vote of the congregation to become the designated pastor of First Presbyterian Church, Fort Scott, in July. Witt comes to First ...



Local News: Husband-wife franchisees earn Chamber award (3/20/13)  Fort Scott Tribune

When Mark McCoy was a teenager, he answered an ad in the newspaper and thus began his career at McDonald's. This April is his 40th anniversary with the ...



Fort Scottian gives insights about friend Mitt Romney  Fort Scott Tribune

After interviewing Mitt Romney for a position at Bain Capital, Ralph Willard was convinced Romney would be going into politics someday. Willard, a native Fort ...



Country Star Luke Bryan Teams Up with Friend and MLB First Baseman Adam LaRoche in Nationwide Raffle to Fund New Baseball Field for Children in Fort Scott Kansas  PR Web

Washington, D.C. (PRWEB) October 07, 2014 -- Country Superstar Luke Bryan today announced a nationwide fundraiser to help support Adam LaRoche's ...



New business employs cryo freezing for healing  Pittsburg Morning Sun

Cryogenic freezing isn't just a futuristic concept employed in sci-fi movies anymore. These days, it's also used for healing.It's called Whole Body Cryotherapy, ...



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