No shame in preserving history of KCK church

First and foremost, the significance of St. John the Divine Catholic Church needs to be honored. From 1937 to 1992, the church was a focal point for its parishioners. Their lives opened and closed there, celebrated in baptisms, weddings, fiestas and funerals.

'We were very lucky today' as Pembroke Hill students escape critical injuries in bus crash

A bus carrying 36 sixth-grade girls to an overnight camp rolled as it was taking an off ramp from Kansas 7 to Kaw Drive on Wednesday afternoon. As frightening as the incident was, it was fortunate that no one was killed or more seriously injured, a school spokeswoman said. “I think we were very lucky today,” said Beth Bryant, communications director for Pembroke Hill.