Louisburg

LOUISBURG — Incumbent Bruce Caldwell defeated challenger Linda Hipp 125 votes to 112 votes to retain his Position 3 seat in the only contested Louisburg school board race Tuesday, Nov. 5, according to unofficial election results.

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LOUISBURG – Members of every school’s student body in Louisburg USD 416 sang or played patriotic songs for veterans and their families and other community members during a combined school/community Veterans Day ceremony.

Osawatomie

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OSAWATOMIE — Union Pacific’s historic Big Boy steam locomotive No. 4014 is touring the Union Pacific system throughout 2019 to commemorate the transcontinental railroad’s 150th anniversary, and Osawatomie will be one of the stops.

OSAWATOMIE — Police Chief David Stuteville, Nuisance Enforcement Officer David Ellis and Public Safety Officer Kevin Carpenter took their oaths during a swearing-in ceremony at the Osawatomie City Council’s meeting Thursday, Oct. 24, at Memorial Hall.

Paola

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PAOLA - Students involved in Sunflower Elementary’s new Kids Connect Club are already making an impact on their community that stretches far beyond the walls of their Paola school.

Local youths interested in cashing in on their talent still have time to sign up for the Paola Optimist Club’s annual “We’ve Got Talent” competition.

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PAOLA — Paola voters didn’t just renew the city’s half-cent sales tax during the Nov. 5 election, they overwhelmingly supported it.

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Members of the Marais des Cygnes Poultry Club recently earned first place at the Kansas State Fair, and now they are working to raise funds for a trip to the national conference in Kentucky.

Spring Hill