Miami County election officials gathered Tuesday morning, just like others are doing across the state of Kansas, to conduct the canvass of votes and review provisional ballots from the Aug. 7 primary election. The ballots could help determine the winner in the still too-close-to-call race to…

SPRING HILL – Spring Hill USD 230 is one of six Johnson County school districts that are joining forces to address the growing number of teen deaths by suicide.

Miami County officials were hopeful of working with the city of Spring Hill to extend the recent 223rd Street asphalt paving project all the way to U.S. Highway 169, but city funding limitations have pushed the project back to at least next year.

PAOLA — Miami County Fair attendees were greeted with cooler temperatures than normal this year, attracting large crowds to some of the events that have become annual favorites for many local families.

A 17-year-old boy drowned while swimming with a group of friends Friday afternoon near the swimming beach area of Hillsdale Lake.

Now that the June 1 filing deadline has passed, county and state officials have a candidate list for the upcoming elections. The list includes some familiar faces, a few new ones and a rematch of one of the closest races in Miami County history.

MANHATTAN, Kan. — Kate Schoenberg of the Spring Hill FFA chapter won a drawing for a John Deere Gator during the 90th Kansas FFA State Convention, which took place May 30–June 1 at the Kansas State University campus.

MANHATTAN, Kan. — A total of 76 students from the East Central District FFA were awarded their State FFA Degree at the 90th Kansas FFA State Convention held May 30–June 1 at the Kansas State University campus.

LOUISBURG — When Larry Heyn traveled to New York state as part of a church mission five years ago, he met some people who were biking across the United States. He thought that sounded like something he would like to do.