News - The Shawnee News-Star http://www.news-star.com/article/20121121/NEWS/121129950/1001/NEWS news-star.com delivers up-to-the-minute news and information on the latest top stories, weather, entertainment, politics and more. Wed, 01 Mar 2017 17:11:13 +0000 SMS' Pennington wins Teacher of Year http://www.news-star.com/news/20170301/sms-pennington-wins-teacher-of-year?rssfeed=true Wed, 01 Mar 2017 12:00:00 +0000 By Vicky O. Misa | Vicky.misa@news-star.com | Twitter: @Vicky_NewsStar http://www.news-star.com/news/20170301/sms-pennington-wins-teacher-of-year Trump signs executive order on black colleges http://www.news-star.com/news/20170228/trump-signs-executive-order-on-black-colleges?rssfeed=true Tue, 28 Feb 2017 22:06:36 +0000 The Associated Press http://www.news-star.com/news/20170228/trump-signs-executive-order-on-black-colleges Conservatives rebel on health care, and GOP looks to Trump http://www.news-star.com/news/20170228/conservatives-rebel-on-health-care-and-gop-looks-to-trump?rssfeed=true Tue, 28 Feb 2017 18:28:30 +0000 The Associated Press http://www.news-star.com/news/20170228/conservatives-rebel-on-health-care-and-gop-looks-to-trump Poll: US teens disillusioned, divided by politics http://www.news-star.com/news/20170228/poll-us-teens-disillusioned-divided-by-politics?rssfeed=true Tue, 28 Feb 2017 13:00:00 +0000 The Associated Press http://www.news-star.com/news/20170228/poll-us-teens-disillusioned-divided-by-politics Trump looks to refocus his presidency in address to Congress http://www.news-star.com/news/20170228/trump-looks-to-refocus-his-presidency-in-address-to-congress?rssfeed=true Tue, 28 Feb 2017 11:00:00 +0000 The Associated Press http://www.news-star.com/news/20170228/trump-looks-to-refocus-his-presidency-in-address-to-congress SpaceX says it will fly 2 people to moon next year http://www.news-star.com/news/20170227/spacex-says-it-will-fly-2-people-to-moon-next-year?rssfeed=true Tue, 28 Feb 2017 02:05:19 +0000 The Associated Press http://www.news-star.com/news/20170227/spacex-says-it-will-fly-2-people-to-moon-next-year McLoud Public Schools to decide on $10.6M bond http://www.news-star.com/news/20170227/mcloud-public-schools-to-decide-on-106m-bond?rssfeed=true Tue, 28 Feb 2017 10:30:00 +0000 By Adam Ewing | adam.ewing@news-star.com | Twitter: @Adam_NewsStar http://www.news-star.com/news/20170227/mcloud-public-schools-to-decide-on-106m-bond Bridge over south Deer Creek set for repairs http://www.news-star.com/news/20170227/bridge-over-south-deer-creek-set-for-repairs?rssfeed=true Tue, 28 Feb 2017 10:00:00 +0000 http://www.news-star.com/news/20170227/bridge-over-south-deer-creek-set-for-repairs Senate confirms billionaire investor Ross as commerce secretary http://www.news-star.com/news/20170227/senate-confirms-billionaire-investor-ross-as-commerce-secretary?rssfeed=true Mon, 27 Feb 2017 23:43:48 +0000 The Associated Press http://www.news-star.com/news/20170227/senate-confirms-billionaire-investor-ross-as-commerce-secretary Jewish centers cope with new bomb threats; graves vandalized http://www.news-star.com/news/20170227/jewish-centers-cope-with-new-bomb-threats-graves-vandalized?rssfeed=true Mon, 27 Feb 2017 21:40:03 +0000 The Associated Press http://www.news-star.com/news/20170227/jewish-centers-cope-with-new-bomb-threats-graves-vandalized Funding cuts to education: Continued shortfalls impact schools http://www.news-star.com/news/20170226/funding-cuts-to-education-continued-shortfalls-impact-schools?rssfeed=true Sun, 26 Feb 2017 12:00:00 +0000 By Vicky O. Misa | Vicky.misa@news-star.com | Twitter: @Vicky_NewsStar http://www.news-star.com/news/20170226/funding-cuts-to-education-continued-shortfalls-impact-schools Shawnee City Commission: Fire Station No. 2 goes to bid http://www.news-star.com/news/20170225/shawnee-city-commission-fire-station-no-2-goes-to-bid?rssfeed=true Sat, 25 Feb 2017 12:00:00 +0000 By Vicky O. Misa | Vicky.misa@news-star.com | Twitter: @Vicky_NewsStar http://www.news-star.com/news/20170225/shawnee-city-commission-fire-station-no-2-goes-to-bid Sharp vision: New glasses help the legally blind see http://www.news-star.com/news/20170225/sharp-vision-new-glasses-help-legally-blind-see?rssfeed=true Sat, 25 Feb 2017 11:00:00 +0000 The Associated Press http://www.news-star.com/news/20170225/sharp-vision-new-glasses-help-legally-blind-see DHS intel report disputes threat posed by travel ban nations http://www.news-star.com/news/20170224/dhs-intel-report-disputes-threat-posed-by-travel-ban-nations?rssfeed=true Fri, 24 Feb 2017 21:03:43 +0000 The Associated Press http://www.news-star.com/news/20170224/dhs-intel-report-disputes-threat-posed-by-travel-ban-nations Bill Cosby won't face a barrage of accusers at his trial http://www.news-star.com/news/20170224/bill-cosby-wont-face-barrage-of-accusers-at-his-trial?rssfeed=true Fri, 24 Feb 2017 20:03:27 +0000 The Associated Press http://www.news-star.com/news/20170224/bill-cosby-wont-face-barrage-of-accusers-at-his-trial White House bars major news outlets from media gaggle http://www.news-star.com/news/20170224/white-house-bars-major-news-outlets-from-media-gaggle?rssfeed=true Fri, 24 Feb 2017 19:33:08 +0000 The Associated Press http://www.news-star.com/news/20170224/white-house-bars-major-news-outlets-from-media-gaggle Iraq strikes IS in Syria as Iraqi forces enter western Mosul http://www.news-star.com/news/20170224/iraq-strikes-is-in-syria-as-iraqi-forces-enter-western-mosul?rssfeed=true Fri, 24 Feb 2017 18:14:38 +0000 The Associated Press http://www.news-star.com/news/20170224/iraq-strikes-is-in-syria-as-iraqi-forces-enter-western-mosul LookingUp: Keep up with the turning night sky http://www.news-star.com/lifestyle/20170224/lookingup-keep-up-with-turning-night-sky?rssfeed=true Fri, 24 Feb 2017 17:59:53 +0000 By Peter Becker http://www.news-star.com/lifestyle/20170224/lookingup-keep-up-with-turning-night-sky 'No anonymous sources,' Trump scolds -- after WH uses them http://www.news-star.com/news/20170224/no-anonymous-sources-trump-scolds----after-wh-uses-them?rssfeed=true Fri, 24 Feb 2017 16:52:41 +0000 The Associated Press http://www.news-star.com/news/20170224/no-anonymous-sources-trump-scolds----after-wh-uses-them Downtown Shawnee: HSA hosts first awards event http://www.news-star.com/news/20170224/downtown-shawnee-hsa-hosts-first-awards-event?rssfeed=true Fri, 24 Feb 2017 12:00:00 +0000 By Vicky O. Misa | Vicky.misa@news-star.com | Twitter: @Vicky_NewsStar http://www.news-star.com/news/20170224/downtown-shawnee-hsa-hosts-first-awards-event