Butler County Times Gazette
Updated at 12:37 PM

"House of Cards," which returned for its third season on Friday, has all the veneers of a prestige television show: a (supposedly) charismatic anti-hero, a cynical worldview and sophisticated cinematography. But there's another reason people watch Frank (Kevin Spacey) and Claire Underwood (Robin Wright). Claire Underwood's struggle to define herself in the shadow of her machinating husband is yet another manifestation of our cultural obsession with Hillary Clinton and the Clinton marriage.

Updated at 12:19 PM

Folks up in the North like to laugh at those of us down in the South over so many things, but the biggest kick y’all seem to get out of us has to be over our reaction to snow. I probably ought to make an attempt to speak your variety of English, so...

Updated at 11:43 AM

I always loved Minnie Minoso.

Updated at 11:07 AM

Former El Dorado wrestler and current Pratt Community College sophomore Austin Hughey made his second national appearance at the NJCAA National Tournament last weekend in Des Moines, Iowa. Hughey was one of seven Beaver grapplers to...

Posted at 11:00 AM

Fear of bullying causes 160,000 students to skip school every day, according to the Rachel's Challenge organization based in Colorado.

Posted at 11:35 AM

Scripture: Mark (NIV) 9:36 He took a little child and had him stand among them. Taking him in his arms, he said to them, 37 “Whoever welcomes one of these little children in my name welcomes me; and whoever welcomes me does not welcome me but the...

Updated at 10:36 AM

LEXINGTON, Ky. – Former Butler sprinter Remona Burchell is now the fastest woman in NCAA history as she set the collegiate record in the women's 60-meter dash on Saturday afternoon while winning the event at the 2015...

Updated at 10:31 AM

I’m currently obsessed with all things coconut. So when my pal Ellen Brown shared this cauliflower soup recipe with me, I was thrilled to see coconut milk in the list of ingredients. It’s a great alternative to soy if you want to avoid cow’s milk.

Updated at 10:31 AM

For the second year in a row, the Butler women have ended Colby's season with a win in the first round of the Region VI Tournament as Grizzlies powered their way to a 68-40 win over the Trojans.

Updated at 10:06 AM

At least 24 individuals charged or convicted, of murder or rape, based at least in part on identifying bite marks on the flesh of victims have been exonerated since 2000, according to the Innocence Project. Many of those individuals spent time...

Updated at 9:53 AM

The Butler men's basketball team set a new record with its 14th conference victory Wednesday with a 74-63 victory over Dodge City at the Power Plant, then followed the win with a net cutting ceremony to celebrate the 2015 Jayhawk West...

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