OSAWATOMIE — A patriotic-themed parade, from the 100 block of East Main Street to 12th Street, will kick off the four-day Lights on the Lake celebration at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, June 27.
PAOLA — They may have been walking around an indoor gym instead of an outdoor track, but the participants in this year’s Miami County Relay for Life were still fueled by a desire to put an end to cancer.
Voters will decide a few contested races for city council and school board positions in Miami County, as well as the Paola mayoral race.
A 52-year-old Wathena man was killed and a 57-year-old Osawatomie woman suffered possible serious injury when the 2011 Harley Davidson motorcycle he was driving crashed on John Brown Road about 6:30 p.m. Friday in eastern Franklin County.
PAOLA — A 28-year-old Kansas City, Mo., man reportedly stole a vehicle in Paola and fled from law enforcement officers during a high-speed pursuit Thursday, May 30.
OSAWATOMIE — Whenever Osawatomie Middle School seventh-grader Cassidy Tanck brings home a good test score, her mother Buddy Jo often jokingly says: “What, you didn’t get a perfect score?”
OSAWATOMIE – It was a day to renew acquaintances, to laugh and to reflect as hundreds of Osawatomie High School alumni gathered for the 124th annual reunion Saturday, May 25.
OSAWATOMIE — The Osawatomie Trails Task Force expects to begin construction of a Flint Hills Nature Trail extension this summer that would establish the eastern terminus of the 119-mile trail at the west parking lot of the Karl E. Cole Sports Complex.
OSAWATOMIE – The Miami County Sheriff’s Office at about 7 a.m. Tuesday, May 21, issued a long list of road closings due to flooding in low-lying areas.
OSAWATOMIE — A project to establish the eastern trailhead of the Flint Hills Nature Trail at the Karl E. Cole Sports Complex in Osawatomie is moving forward now that two grants totaling $87,166 have been obtained and a third seems promising.