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Measles Case Confirmed in Tarrant County
Officials said Wednesday morning the Tarrant County patient had traveled to Wichita, Kansas, where 11 cases of measles were confirmed Tuesday by the Kansas Department of Health and Environment. A report by The Wichita Eagle listed possible exposure points ...
Texan Gets Measles After Softball Event In Kansas
Texas Department of State Health Services spokeswoman Christine Mann says the person attended a July Fourth weekend softball tournament in Wichita, Kansas. Officials from both health agencies declined to release further details on the individual.
Job Training Programs Could Alleviate Skills Gap
Only five of the nation’s 50 largest manufacturing centers – Miami, San Antonio, Baton Rouge, Louisiana; Charlotte, North Carolina; and Wichita, Kansas – have “significant or severe” skills gaps. As of now, there is no evidence of a skills gap in ...
OBITUARY: James "Jim" Edwin Murphy
He is survived by his longtime companion, Paula Stewart of Iowa City, his mother of Waterloo and four brothers. Arrangements are with Lensing Funeral & Cremation Service. http://lensingfuneral.com/obituaries/obituary-listings?obId=172440#/obituaryInfo
Author Laura Moriarty to speak at Romeoville library
Only a few years before becoming a famous silent-film star and an icon of her generation, a fifteen-year-old Louise Brooks leaves Wichita, Kansas, to study with the prestigious Denishawn School of Dancing in New York. Much to her annoyance, she is ...
UNCF Stands its Ground in Koch Flap
Wanting to find out more about the Koch’s and their business, I asked a friend of mine, a conscious Black man in the mold of Marcus, Malcolm, and Martin, who lives in Wichita, Kansas, where Koch is domiciled. Here is an excerpt from his reply ...