Butler County Times Gazette
Updated at 6:06 PM

There is a growing concern among lawmakers that the zealous attention given over to the plight of the million or so Americans who work full-time at the current federal minimum wage of $7.25 per hour has blinded many Americans to the egregious wage disparity between the super wealthy and the super rich.

Posted at 12:00 PM

Stars and the letter T were the theme for Thursday morning's Preschool Story Time at Bradford Memorial Library. The kids enjoyed the stories "Twinkle, Twinkle, Little Star" by Kubler and "I Like Stars" by Brown and "How To Catch a Star"...

Posted at 10:00 AM

Kids attending the El Dorado Chamber of Commerce Women’s Fair will have the opportunity to meet Fred the Preparedness Dog.

Posted Mar 23, 2014 at 1:01 AM

Word of the Day

Posted Mar 22, 2014 at 2:00 PM

USDA Kansas Farm Service Agency (FSA) Executive Director Adrian J. Polansky encourages everyone to take a moment to appreciate the hard working farmers and ranchers in Kansas on March 25, National Ag Day. This year’s theme is...

Posted Mar 22, 2014 at 1:00 PM

Kevin J. Rabas of Emporia State University will lead a discussion of “Life of Pi” by Yann Martel at 10:30 a.m. on April 5 at the Augusta Public Library, 1609 State.

Posted Mar 22, 2014 at 12:00 PM

Raising money to fight cancer has become a family obsession for the Busheys of Butler County. This weekend their mission could mean an affordable, home-cooked meal for folks in Towanda and El Dorado.

Posted Mar 22, 2014 at 11:00 AM

The Whitewater Area Chamber of Commerce will be hosting its first meeting of 2014 on March 25 with special guest Butler County Sheriff Kelly Herzet.

Posted Mar 22, 2014 at 1:01 AM

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Updated Mar 22, 2014 at 12:03 AM

Julius Randle had 19 points and 15 rebounds, Aaron Harrison finished with 18 points and No. 8 seed Kentucky held on to beat Kansas State 56-49 on Friday night to earn a date with top-seeded Wichita State in the NCAA tournament.

Posted Mar 21, 2014 at 11:00 PM

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