Kansas State Department of Education

Kansas seeks to improve high school grad rates

Kansas has recently joined 30 other states in enrolling students in a federally funded program aimed at raising high school graduation rates and helping students prepare for college and careers. …
FILE - This Wednesday, June 28, 1972 file photo shows former Ohio Gov. John J. Gilligan in Washington. Gilligan, a liberal Democrat whose creation of the state income tax was his most lasting accomplishment and also the undoing of his political career, died Monday, Aug. 26, 2013. He was 92. (AP Photo, File)

Father of Kathleen Sebelius dies

Former Ohio Gov. and U.S. Rep. John J. Gilligan, a liberal Democrat and father of former Kansas Governor Kathleen Sebelius has died.…
Wolfie the blind dog

Blind dog overcomes the odds

A 3-year-old dog, who lost both his eyes in the last year, is still living a happy and healthy life. …