Michael Hernandez

28 Flips | 5 Magazines | 1 Follower | @mykansasmag | Keep up with Michael Hernandez on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “Michael Hernandez”

How Eisenhower's Granddaughters Learned About WWII

W. Eugene Smith—Time & Life Pictures/Getty Images<p>Alfred Eisenstaedt—Time & Life Pictures/Getty Images<p>William Vandivert—Time & Life Pictures/Getty …

Ga. ice storm claims Augusta National's famous Eisenhower Tree

The Eisenhower Tree, so much a part of Augusta National that not even a sitting U.S. president could have it taken down, was removed from the 17th hole this weekend because of damage from an ice storm, the club said Sunday.<p>"The loss of the Eisenhower Tree is difficult news to accept," club chairman …

How to be More Productive By Using the Eisenhower Box

How often do you think about your brain? Do you ever stop to marvel at its incredible power and supreme cleverness? Or at least check in and give it …

Eisenhower’s fitting tribute

By Editorial Board<p>IT HAS been more than 15 years since Congress voted to build a memorial on the Mall honoring Dwight D. Eisenhower. That is a longer time than it took the five-star general to help win World War II and serve two terms as 34th president of the United States. The time is long past …

Dwight D. Eisenhower

Eisenhower Promised Renewed Relations With Cuba in the “Not-Too-Distant Future.” It Took 54 Years.

On Jan. 3, 1961, just before the end of his final term as president, Dwight Eisenhower announced that he was taking the dramatic step of severing …

Cuba

The Eisenhower Matrix: How to Choose What to Work On When

Make use of the simple--and presidentially vetted--Eisenhower matrix.<p>Former President Dwight Eisenhower lent his wisdom--and his name brand--to this model for dealing with the all-important practices of decision making and time management. Using the Eisenhower Matrix, pictured here, you can …

Journey up the Chisholm Trail

Searching for traces of cowboy culture on the Chisholm Trail cattle route from Texas to Kansas<p><b>It was raining in downtown Dallas when I first hit the</b> …

West Texas

Singing Star Of All-Black Cowboy Movies, Herb Jeffries, Dies

Herb Jeffries was the first singing star of all-black cowboy movies in the late 1930s, garnering him the nickname the "Bronze Buckeroo." The jazz baritone had a seven-decade career, including singing with Duke Ellington's Band. He died Sunday in California, at age 100.

African-American Cowboy - PART 1

What’s The Matter With Kansas? They’re Losing All Their Teachers

Kansas embarked on an experiment with radical right-wing policies since Governor Sam Brownback (R) was elected in 2010, and it failed miserably. The …

Kansas State to build a new soccer field!

K-State announces it is building a new soccer facility next to its baseball stadium. Most games will be played there. Some at old Memorial.<p>— Kellis …

Sprint Falls to No. 4 Among Wireless Carriers by Number of Subscribers

After adding two million more customers, T-Mobile surpassed Sprint to become the third-largest U.S. carrier, with 59 million subscribers.<p>Sprint became the smallest of the four major U.S. wireless carriers last quarter, as it gained 675,000 customers compared to more than two million customers for …

Apple Denies Rumors of Plans to Launch MVNO Carrier Services

Apple this morning directly responded to a recent rumor that the company would begin planning to launch its own MVNO service in both the United States and Europe, stating that it has "not discussed and is not planning" to become its own cellular carrier in the future.<p>The MVNO service would allow …

Abilene Kansas App News Center: Abilene Launches 5 Star Arts Festival | Abilene Kansas App News

Abilene Kansas App News Center: A Traditional Farm Life - Coconut-Pecan Frosting | A Traditional Farm Life | Pinterest | Farming life, Coconut pecan and Coconu…

Here Are The 10 Most Beautiful, Charming Small Towns In Kansas

With its quaint downtown area and quirky tourist attractions (including both the Oz Museum and Winery), Wamego is about as fun and kitschy as it gets!<p>…

West Texas

Kansas revenue $3.7 million in July below predictions at start of fiscal year

Tax revenue collections to the Kansas state government slipped $3.7 million below expectations during July in the first month of the fiscal year, …

Income Tax

7 Minneapolis basketball players accused in Kansas assault spree

WICHITA, Kan. — Seven Minneapolis youth basketball players visiting Wichita for a weekend tournament were arrested on numerous charges Sunday night …

Crime