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KNSS News
November 26, 2019 - 6:06 pm
A Kansas man has been charged with sexually assaulting a student at a Missouri school where he taught and coached. Nicholas Popejoy, 28, of Arma, Kansas, pleaded not guilty Monday to statutory sodomy or attempted statutory sodomy of someone under the age of 14. His attorney, Teresa Grantham, didn’t...
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Preschool Classroom
KNSS News
November 24, 2019 - 9:50 pm
Tabatha Rosproy, a preschool teacher at Winfield Early Learning Center, was named the 2020 Kansas Teacher of the Year during a special ceremony in Wichita. Kansas Commissioner of Education Dr. Randy Watson made the announcement at a banquet of 470 people. Rosproy was named the 2020 Kansas Teacher...
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October 14, 2018 - 8:42 pm
TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — A fifth-grade teacher from suburban Topeka has been honored with the nation's first Milken Educator Award for the 2018-19 year. The Capital-Journal reports that Linda Dishman, who teaches at Berryton Elementary, was surprised with the honor on Friday. The award is given to only...
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Dreamstime
July 12, 2017 - 11:14 pm
WICHITA, Kan. (KNSS) – A Wichita elementary school teacher has been arrested on charges of suspicion of dealing cocaine. Heather Jones, 48, was arrested Tuesday on suspicion of seven counts of cocaine distribution. Jones is a third grade teacher at Enders Open Magnet Elementary School. She's being...
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Dreamstime
March 24, 2017 - 9:28 pm
CHAPMAN, Kan. (AP) — A former middle school teacher in central Kansas has been convicted of misdemeanor battery in an incident involving a child,12. The Salina Journal reports former Chapman Middle School seventh-grade math teacher Dick Everley was found guilty March 9 in Dickinson County District...
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