The Facades of Louisburg Improvement Program (FLIP) is continuing for another year in the city of Louisburg, with a change that will allow for more homeowner participation, Louisburg officials said.
LOUISBURG — Louisburg High School student Carson Houchen has been named a Commended Student in the 2021 National Merit Scholarship Program.
PAOLA — Paola USD 368 Board of Education members, during their Nov. 9 meeting, accepted a donation from the Patterson Family Foundation that will help the district deal with rising costs related to COVID-19.
LOUISBURG — Noah Cotter set out to write a book he would want to read.
PAOLA — An investigation by the Paola Police Department into a reported hate crime has now turned into a federal indictment against a Paola man.
Like many this year, instead of traveling to be with family, I will cook my own Thanksgiving dinner.
It seems logical that November would be called “Gratitude Month.” After all, that’s when we celebrate the most American of all holidays — Thanksgiving.
For the official start of this holiday movie season, beginning with Thanksgiving, AMC is showing such family favorite films as “Frozen,” “Elf,” “Gremlins,” and “The Star” in their ‘Fan Faves’ series.
OSAWATOMIE — Meadow Stull was surrounded by family, teammates, friends, coaches and teachers as she signed a national letter of intent to play softball at Ottawa University.
LOUISBURG — The Louisburg Wildcats qualified the boys team for state for the first time in school history, placing third in the Class 4A regional at Baldwin.
SPRING HILL — Tommy O’Leary was one of just two area runners to turn in a time under 18 minutes for a 5K race this season.
LOUISBURG — Wildcat Anglers Lucas Sheafer and Steele Smith won the Kansas State Championship fishing tournament.
OLATHE - Brennen Feeback was the co-offensive MVP for the Baker University football team.
LOUIBURG — Runners spend the offseason preparing for the regular season and use that time to push themselves to post their best times in league, regional and state meets.
LOUISBURG — Lola Edwards and the Lady Cat cross country team made school history at Louisburg this season, becoming the first team in the history of the program to bring home a state trophy.
Members of Chapter JB P.E.O. met for their fourth Zoom meeting on Nov. 10.
Nadine Bailey hosted the Nov. 9 Zoom meeting of Chapter DO, P.E.O., as members linked in from homes and offices.
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PAOLA — Several members of the Happy-Go-Getters 4-H Club got together on Sunday, Nov. 8, 2020, to participate in the 2020 Miami County 4-H Foundation Clover Run.
The monthly meeting of the Progressive 4-H Club was held at 6:30 p.m. Oct. 26, 2020, at Town Square Events. The flag salute was led by Kale Kaiser and Callie Hart. Roll call was answered by: name your favorite fall activity.