WASHINGTON (AP) â€” Republicans seized control of the Senate and strengthened their hold on the House in a wave of Election Day victories Tuesday that served as a repudiation of President Barack Obama's second-term policies and put a series of Democratic-leaning states â€” including Obama's home, Illinois â€” under control of new Republican governors.
OVERLAND PARK, KS (KCTV/AP) - Buried in a lengthy 26-page news release about its "transformation plan," Overland Park-based wireless carrier Sprint announced Monday afternoon that the company will eliminate 2,000 jobs or about 5 percent of its staff.
Milan High School quarterback Holden Stallbaumer threw four touchdown passes, two to Raul Palacios, as the Wildcats blasted Knox County 42-14 on Friday night, in a Class 1, District 5 semifinal broadcast on KTTN FM 92.3.
A Trenton High School student, Alvynne Villacampa was named to the Top All Northwest District Band while another Trenton student, Ellis Gilham received a 1st chair in the 2nd All Northwest District Band.
Farmers must decide whether or not to plant wheat this year because of late planting dates. Planting date has a big effect on wheat yield and profitability, said Bill Wiebold, University of Missouri Extension specialist.