Rep. Mitch McConnell, R-Kentucky, said Tuesday President Barack Obama needs to present a strategy for dealing with the escalating situation in Iraq. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite)

McConnell to Obama: We need an Iraq plan

The Senate’s top Republican says President Barack Obama must present a strategy against the extremists who are gaining ground in Iraq and co…

Jared Padgett, 15, was identified Wednesday as the shooter at Reynolds High School June 10, 2014. (Facebook)

Padgett called ‘a good kid with good support’

How could it happen? That’s what friends, neighbors and family of Jared Padgett are asking. Where were the clues that this seemingly ordinar…