Latest Butler County, Kansas Stories

2011-07-01 07:00:00

DALLAS, July 1, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- HollyFrontier Corporation (NYSE: HFC) today announced the completion of the merger of Holly Corporation (NYSE: HOC) ("Holly") and Frontier Oil Corporation (NYSE: FTO) ("Frontier").

2011-06-28 16:30:00

DALLAS, June 28, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Holly Corporation (NYSE: HOC) ("Holly") today announced that, at a special meeting of Holly shareholders held today in Dallas, Holly shareholders voted to approve the issuance of shares of Holly common stock to shareholders of Frontier Oil Corporation (NYSE: FTO) ("Frontier") in connection with the merger of Holly and Frontier to form HollyFrontier Corporation.

2011-05-18 16:31:00

ANDOVER, Kan. May 18, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- As a student at Andover eCademy, 18-year old Shelby Bolton is used to being on her own in class. Today, she was on her own again, as the only member of the Andover eCademy class of 2011, the first graduating class of the program.

2011-05-02 09:18:00

ANDOVER, Kan., May 2, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Andover eCademy, Kansas' premier online learning program for students in kindergarten through 12th grade, is projecting a major growth for the 2011-2012 school year in both enrollment and staff.

2010-04-12 11:53:00

ANDOVER, Kan., April 12 /PRNewswire/ -- The award-winning Andover School District today announced the launch of Andover eCademy: The Kansas Cyber School, a free, online public school program for K-12 students in Kansas.

2008-09-15 00:00:28

Frontier Oil Corporation (NYSE:FTO) announced today that its corporate headquarters in Houston, Texas are closed until further notice due to a loss of power suffered during Hurricane Ike. Frontier's corporate function will continue from different locations.

2008-08-27 18:00:49

Frontier Oil Corporation (NYSE:FTO) is pleased to announce that Leo J. Hoonakker was promoted to the position of Vice President - Treasurer. He will report to the Vice President - Corporate Finance.

2008-07-06 15:00:22

By James Loewenstein, The Daily Review, Towanda, Pa. Jul. 6--TOWANDA -- In response to concerns raised by a borough resident, who was concerned about pedophiles, the Borough of Towanda will not require that landlords turn over the names of tenants under age 18 to the borough.

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