In an effort to encourage employment over welfare dependency, the Kansas Department for Children and Families (DCF) announced Wednesday, that it will allow a federal waiver to expire. The waiver currently allows adults, ages 18 to 49, who are capable of working but who are not employed and who do not have dependent children to receive food assistance. Those individuals currently benefitting from the waiver will be required to meet a minimum work requirement or be enrolled in a federally-approved job training program.
HOISINGTON -Ward Foley was born with multiple birth defects; Arthrogryposis Multiplex Congenital (AMC), club hands and feet, severely injured by a drunk driver, beaten by troubled teens he was trying to help, and plunging his hands into a 400-degree fryer Foley could have become embittered. But Ward Foley is anything but a bitter man. He will speak at 3 p.m. on Sept. 22 at Hoisington High School.
KANSAS CITY, Mo. - The Kansas City Chiefs had offensive tackle Eric Fisher rated No. 1 on their draft board. The Jacksonville Jaguars had fellow offensive tackle Luke Joeckel rated first on their board.
September 04, 2013|
The Associated Press