Voters in Cimarron-Ensign school district turn down bond issue

Voters in the southwest Kansas school district Cimarron-Ensign, USD 102, Tuesday, turned down a bond issue to cover improvements for the district's athletic facilities.

Among improvements in the approximate-$4.3-million bond issue were new bleachers at the district's stadium and a new two-story athletic facility at the junior and senior high school.

Tuesday's vote showed 576 votes against the bond issue, compared to 300 for it. This came out to about 66 percent opposed to 34 percent in favor.