PAOLA — After working for more than 20 years as a mechanic for Dodge and Ford, Emrah Kural recently decided it was time to open up his own business, and he’s hoping to establish a new customer base in Miami County.

PAOLA — Darcy and John Domoney have received a lot of compliments about their new law office at 18 E. Wea St., but one seems to keep coming up more than others.

HILLSDALE — Three-year-old Aubrey Allen of Paola plops down near the playground at Hillsdale Learning Center and curiously peers into a plastic tub filled with colorful water beads.

PAOLA — Sgt. Ryan Rayzor of the Paola Police Department wants to make sure all local residents are kept safe, especially those dealing with disorders that could potentially lead to misunderstandings with law enforcement.