Governor Laura Kelly appoints retired Brigadier-General William Turner as director of the Kansas Veterans Commission

Governor Laura Kelly announced today that Brigadier General (Retired) William Turner, of Manhattan, is the new office director of the Kansas Commission on Veterans Affairs (KCVAO). “Through his distinguished military service here in Kansas and across the country, General Turner has gained extensive experience in program management, executive leadership and …

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“March Against Animal Cruelty” next month

The ninth edition of the Fayette Regional Humane Society (FRHS) “Walk Against Cruelty to Animals” is scheduled for late September. Unlike last year, the feet will be back on the ground in person for the 2021 event. The event is scheduled for Saturday, September 25 at Eyman Park, located on …

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Walking: the benefits of an underrated form of exercise

Dozens of studies show that this simple form of movement has a host of far-reaching benefits, including improved physical and mental health, increased mindfulness, and improved communication skills. “Walking is the most underrated, corrective, mind-body and fat-burning exercise available to humans,” said Dana Santas, CNN fitness contributor, certified strength and …

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