FRANKLIN COUNTY – Kansas Rep. Mark Samsel has been placed on probation for one year after reaching a plea deal in a case stemming from an incident that took place Wednesday, April 28, while he was working as a substitute teacher for Wellsville USD 289.
Miami County has 160 new Covid-19 cases – down 57 cases since Sept. 8. The county currently has 200 to 210 active cases, down from 225 active cases last Friday, Sept. 10.
PAOLA — Some walked for their mother, some for a child, others a friend.
PAOLA — Senior citizens got to find out more about services available to them while enjoying music and ice cream during Party in the Park.
When Chuck Smith decided earlier this year to take a motorcycle ride through the mountains of Colorado toward the Grand Canyon and across the rustic terrain of the western states, it was simply to clear his head and realize one of his dreams.
LOUISBURG — Louisburg USD 416 returned to making masks optional after the school board allowed a mask mandate to expire Monday, Sept. 13.
Roy Carl Stanton, 93, Spring Hill, Kansas, passed away Monday, September 13, 2021, at Olathe Medical Center, Olathe, Kansas.
Foster L. Wright, 82, of Bucyrus, passed away 09/12/2021.
Karen Denise (Raley) Loar, 66, of Paola, Kansas, passed away on Saturday, September 11, 2021, after an extended illness.
September is Whole Grains Month, and the Dietary Guidelines recommend that Americans make half their grain intake whole grains. For everyone age 9 and up, this means eating 3-5 servings or more of whole grains every day.
Can’t take them with me. Nobody wants them. What do I do now? I know I’m not the only one in this dilemma. I need to downsize, but what do I do with my “stuff?”
LOUISBURG — The Louisburg football team won a thriller in overtime against Tonganoxie to celebrate its home opener.
PAOLA — Quarterback Fletcher Pankey threw for four touchdown passes as the Spring Hill Broncos spoiled the Paola Panthers’ home opener.
OSAWATOMIE — Team captains Jake Whitaker, Matthew Fanning, Nolen Noel and Seth Carrow ran onto Lynn Dickey Field with their Osawatomie Trojan teammates carrying American flags on Friday, Sept. 10, the eve of the anniversary of 9-11.
SPRING HILL — Quarterback Fletcher Pankey threw four touchdown passes as the Spring Hill Broncos opened the season with a 31-0 shutout against the Louisburg Wildcats at home Friday, Sept. 3.
PAOLA — The Louisburg Wildcat soccer team shutout the Paola Panthers, scoring nine goals from eight different players.
When cancer strikes home, either to oneself or a family member, it leaves a lasting impact. So much so, that over a decade ago, a handful of impacted individuals formed the all-volunteer Miami County Cancer Foundation.
The Miami County Historical Museum Board of Directors met Tuesday, Aug. 10, at the museum in Paola.