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Bates County Sheriff’s Office Holds Classroom Sessions on Search and Rescue for Sheriff’s Office and Posse
On 2/20/24, the Bates County Sheriff’s Office held two separate class room sessions on Search and Rescue for the Sheriff’s Office and the Sheriff’s Posse. The class room portion covered education on search types, patterns, evidence identification, radio etiquette, and policies and procedures. On 2/24/2024, the Sheriff’s...
Dad delivers baby on side of highway
MIAMI COUNTY, Kansas (CNN) - The term “roadside delivery” has a whole new meaning for one Kansas family. The Miami County Sheriff’s Office says its deputies responded to a medical call on a highway ramp early Tuesday morning. When deputies arrived, they found a father who had...
Harrisonville Man Arrested After On-Foot Pursuit
On 2/26/24 at approximately 1900hrs, the Bates County Sheriff’s Office received information from a property owner approximately 4 miles east of Adrian on 18 Highway in reference to observing a male subject caught on a security camera wandering around on the property. When Deputies arrived on scene they conducted an area canvas. Approximately 1/4 mile from the initial location a Deputy located a heat signature on his vehicles thermal imagining camera that is mounted on the spot light.
Lyndell Mays, suspect charged in Chiefs parade shooting, back in court on Thursday
KANSAS CITY, Mo. — One of the four people charged in the Feb. 14 mass shooting following the Chiefs parade and celebration will be back in court on Thursday. Lyndell Mays is charged with second-degree murder, unlawful use of a weapon, and two counts of armed criminal action. Police...
Johnson County wedding venue for sale after foreclosure
A popular event space in Spring Hill is on the market after a foreclosure last year left couples scrambling to find a different wedding venue.
Two Arrested Following Pursuit of Stolen Vehicle
On February 23 at approximately 7:30 a.m., Deputies with the Cass County Sheriff’s Office were made aware of a stolen vehicle out of Clay County. Just after 9 a.m., Deputies identified the stolen vehicle near Ella St. and D St. in Belton. The vehicle fled and a pursuit ensued.
Jury trial planned stemming from fatal shooting at Hillsdale State Park
A 54-year-old Overland Park man accused last summer of shooting and killing a 43-year-old Edgerton man at Hillsdale State Park is claiming it was self-defense, and a jury trial is being scheduled. Brian Meysenburg was arrested and booked into Miami County Jail on June 20, 2023, after one person was...
El Potro opens in Louisburg
LOUISBURG – The Mexican food is sizzling, and the margaritas are flowing now that El Potro Mexican Cafe & Cantina is open in Louisburg. A ribbon cutting ceremony took place Feb. 9, one day after the restaurant officially opened at 116 Harvest Drive.
Financing options reviewed for potential courthouse repairs
Miami County commissioners are reviewing funding options, including financing, to pay for needed repairs to the Miami County Courthouse. Last fall, voters chose not to support a proposed quarter-cent sales tax to renovate and expand the Miami County Courthouse.
Today the gas price is close to $2.86 in Spring Hill as of 2024-02-29. Find the available station near you.
Photo from Unsplash and unrelated to the city. For most people, it is a constant necessity of life to manage gas prices. The national average price for a gallon of regular-grade gas on Thursday is $3.319, a week ago the price is $3.270 , according to AAA.
Cass County Planning Board continues Arrowhead Airpark application
A Cass County Planning Board Tuesday temporarily grounded plans that could have some Cass County homeowners flying high.
The story of the Soldiers’ Monument in Osawatomie
The Soldiers’ Monument at Ninth and Main streets in Osawatomie is the final resting place of the five free state casualties of the Battle of Osawatomie. The effort to create the Soldiers’ Monument was led by a dedicated group of Osawatomie pioneers.
Moore battles way to fourth place finish at state
SALINA — Louisburg has been no stranger to the medal stand at the Class 4A state wrestling tournament and it was the case again Saturday in Salina. Louisburg junior Ashton Moore reached the semifinals at 190 pounds on Friday to secure himself a medal, and then finished fourth overall on Saturday.
Pittsburg rolls past Spring Hill 71-58 in substate semis
PITTSBURG, Kan. -- Pittsburg boys basketball rides its red-hot offense to a 71-58 win in the Class 5A substate semifinal against Spring Hill on Tuesday.
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Sami Sandler is a sophomore and this is her first year on staff at BVHS. She participates in debate and competitive speech at BVHS as well as Sight Based Leadership, Sources of Strength, and Seven Days. Outside of school she is president of her youth group chapter, member of Seven Days KYLT, and teaches at her religious school.
Lucky charm helps Louisburg fifth-grader win county spelling bee
LOUISBURG – After winning the Miami County Spelling Bee, Broadmoor Elementary fifth-grader Brighton Adams was asked if studying was the secret to his success. He simply smiled and reached into his pocket and pulled out a pencil-topper trinket that he received from his teacher, Karleen Carlson.
Pink Out Night all about family for Lady Cats
LOUISBURG – The Lady Cats made it two in a row, defeating Harrisonville by seven points to wrap up the regular season on Pink Out Night. Louisburg sank eight free throws in the fourth quarter to seal a 40-33 victory against Harrisonville at home Thursday, Feb. 22, in a battle of the Lady Cats.
Panther wrestlers place third in Class 4A state tournament
SALINA – The Paola Panther boys wrestling team came back from Salina with another addition to the trophy case, placing third in the Class 4A state tournament. Paola scored 119 points in the three-day state tournament at Tony’s Pizza Events Center in Salina on Thursday, Feb. 22, through Saturday, Feb. 24.
Harmar Mobility Merges its Two Missouri Facilities to Raymore, Triples in Space
Sarasota, Fl.-based Harmar Mobility LLC announced it has consolidated both of its Missouri manufacturing facilities to a new location in Raymore. Harmer is an accessibility and mobility equipment supplier that specializes in stairlifts, platform lifts, vehicle lifts and ramp solutions. The company’s two Missouri-based facilities were previously located at Lake Winnebago and Grandview.
Mighty Oaks Disc Golf Course a walk in the woods for grand opening
PAOLA – While walking the woods and the creek by the Paola Veteran of Foreign Wars Post 3712, Caleb Lister saw an ideal location for a disc golf course. Lister, a club member, inquired about the land and found out it was owned by the VFW.