PAOLA — A lot has changed since a photograph was snapped 50 years ago of Rick Obermeier walking into Lakemary Center for his first day of school.

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PAOLA — The welding fabrication team that is a part of Paola High School’s SkillsUSA chapter placed sixth during the National Leadership and Skills Conference in Louisville, Ky.

Keelan Trull, a 2010 Paola High School graduate, was awarded a Ph.D in chemistry from Purdue University on Aug. 3 in Lafayette, Ind.

PAOLA — Paola school board members recently approved publication of the district’s proposed 2019-20 budget, and it includes a decrease in the mill levy, which is the rate in which the school district collects property taxes.

OSAWATOMIE — Bonnie Wendt’s piano students from The Music Studio performed in front of a crowd of about 200 people during a recital Sunday, July 14, at Osawatomie High School.

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PAOLA — Young students, many of whom haven’t yet begun middle school, recently got a taste of college life during Fort Scott Community College’s annual Kids College at the Miami County campus in Paola.

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PAOLA — Miami County Medical Center Auxiliary members thanked volunteers for thousands of hours of service and awarded scholarships to four young nursing students during the 23rd annual volunteer luncheon Wednesday, July 17, at Town Square in Paola.

PAOLA — Several Paola High School journalism students ended their school year with a bang in May by earning awards at the Kansas Scholastic Press Association state competition in Lawrence.

PAOLA — Lakemary Center is providing business solutions for companies in a two-county area as well as jobs for individuals with intellectual/developmental disabilities through its Adults Community Employment w/Careers and More and Business Solutions programs.

It all started one spring-time afternoon in 1964, when Paola City Manager Jim Austin and physician Robert E. Banks took an interest in the idea of a mental health facility in Paola. The idea caused them to visit with the late Mother M. Charles McGrath at her office in the Ursuline Academy, w…

PAOLA — A lot has changed since a photograph was snapped 50 years ago of Rick Obermeier walking into Lakemary Center for his first day of school.

top story

PAOLA — The welding fabrication team that is a part of Paola High School’s SkillsUSA chapter placed sixth during the National Leadership and Skills Conference in Louisville, Ky.

Keelan Trull, a 2010 Paola High School graduate, was awarded a Ph.D in chemistry from Purdue University on Aug. 3 in Lafayette, Ind.

PAOLA — Paola school board members recently approved publication of the district’s proposed 2019-20 budget, and it includes a decrease in the mill levy, which is the rate in which the school district collects property taxes.

OSAWATOMIE — Bonnie Wendt’s piano students from The Music Studio performed in front of a crowd of about 200 people during a recital Sunday, July 14, at Osawatomie High School.

top story

PAOLA — Young students, many of whom haven’t yet begun middle school, recently got a taste of college life during Fort Scott Community College’s annual Kids College at the Miami County campus in Paola.

top story

PAOLA — Miami County Medical Center Auxiliary members thanked volunteers for thousands of hours of service and awarded scholarships to four young nursing students during the 23rd annual volunteer luncheon Wednesday, July 17, at Town Square in Paola.