Author: Brad Biles


  • Boys State of Kansas Announces New Dates for 2021 Session

    The American Legion Boys State of Kansas has announced that due to the uncertainty of coronavirus vaccines being fully available to the general public by the start of June, the 2021 Boys State of Kansas session will move from its traditional early June event to the first part of August.

  • Boys State of Kansas Taking Registrations for 2021 Session

    The American Legion Boys State of Kansas is taking registrations for its 2021 session. The event is scheduled to be held Sunday, June 6, through Saturday, June 12, at Kansas State University in Manhattan. The program, which was cancelled in 2020 due to the coronavirus pandemic, will be in its 83rd year.

  • Tom Wierman Appointed Executive Director of American Legion Boys State of Kansas Leadership Academy

    July 28, 2020 — The American Legion Department of Kansas’ Boys State Committee has appointed Tom Wierman to serve as the executive director of the American Legion Boys State of […]

  • American Legion Boys State of Kansas Leadership Academy 2020 Session Cancelled Due to COVID-19

    March 27, 2020 — Due to continuing developments concerning COVID-19 (coronavirus), the American Legion Boys State of Kansas Leadership Academy has cancelled its 2020 session, which was scheduled for May 31 through June 5 at Kansas State University in Manhattan. The decision to cancel this year’s session, which would have been its 83rd, was made to ensure the safety of the delegates, staff and American Legion volunteers.