Local News

KOAM News to Know 10-15

Some students at Labette County High School are facing backlash after taking a controversial twist on Area 51 Day during Spirit Week.  These students dressed as "illegal aliens," one going as far as putting paint on his face.

Missouri Performance

Newly released reports show that fewer than half of Missouri schoolchildren are performing at grade level in English and Math.

Lunchroom Guidance

The U.S. Department of Agriculture released a statement of support for school food professionals and is encouraging the promotion of healthy school lunches.

Atkinson 100 Years

A business operating out of Pittsburg celebrated 100 years of doing business in the four-state area today.