August 29, 2015

OUR VIEW: Saved but not yet safe

Perhaps Edgerton residents should be grateful the Johnson County Library board restored $19,000 of funding to keep the town library open.
We’re more inclined to think Edgerton officials need to come up with a contingency plan in case their …

Edgerton can’t create its own public library

Danedri Thompson
The city of Edgerton can’t bow out of paying taxes to the Johnson County Library system.
Last year, Edgerton citizens paid more than $72,000 in library taxes, but the city doesn’t have an option of retaining those …

After debate, library board proposes keeping Edgerton branch open

Danedri Thompson

A preliminary proposal for cuts to library services won’t include closing the Edgerton branch of the Johnson County Library.

County library board members discussed several budget cut scenarios suggested by library administrators – all of which included …

Library board proposal could shutter Edgerton library

When Edgerton residents donated and built the Bank of Knowledge, a library,

Rita Moore, former Edgerton city clerk, helps renovate a building that today is the Edgerton Bank of Knowledge. Johnson County Library board members will consider a proposal that

Johnson County Libraries offer summer activities

Spring Hill Book Group
July 14, 6 p.m. to 7 p.m.
Join the Spring Hill Library for its monthly discussion.  The group meets on the second Thursday of each month at the Spring Hill Library. Everyone is welcome. Discussion on …