SM East’s Sanborn signs with Pitt State baseball program. SM East’s baseball program is sending yet another player to the college level. Pitcher Max Sanborn committed to Pittsburg State University in a ceremony in the SM East library Wednesday. Former Lancers Gunnar Troutwine, Wichita State, and Dylan Becker, Missouri State, are currently playing in college, and Sanborn’s teammate Joey Wentz, a junior, has already committed to the University of Virginia.
AT&T to begin construction for GigaPower in Fairway. The city of Fairway alerted residents yesterday that contractors for AT&T will soon begin work to make way for the company’s high-speed GigaPower internet service there. The workers will be installing buried fiber infrastructure and replacing utility poles.
Topeka editorial criticizes incentives for Prairie Village move. In an editorial comment, the Topeka Capital-Journal questions the use of state job incentives for a company that is moving to Praiirie Village. WireCo World Group is moving its headquarters from Missouri near the KCI airport to 75th Street in Prairie Village. The Capital-Journal questions whether one new job will be created in return for the millions of dollars in incentives. [Editorial: Benefits of border war difficult to measure]
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