PAOLA – Renewal of the county’s quarter-cent sales tax for roadway construction and improvements will be put before voters in November.
OSAWATOMIE – The National Weather Service in Pleasant Hill, Mo., has issued a flood warning until 10:30 a.m. Friday, Aug. 30, for Miami and Linn counties and Cass County, Missouri.
LOUISBURG — A Miami County Sheriff’s deputy recently found himself on a communications island in the middle of the night while responding to a report of suspicious activity on the west side of the county.
MANHATTAN, Kan. — Two local FFA members received state proficiency awards for having one of the best career development programs in the state at the 91st Kansas FFA Convention May 29-31 on the Kansas State University campus in Manhattan.
Voters will decide a few contested races for city council and school board positions in Miami County, as well as the Paola mayoral race.
SPRING HILL — The Kansas Paint Company celebrated the opening of its new location at 208 S. Webster St. in Spring Hill with a ribbon-cutting ceremony April 6 sponsored by the Spring Hill Chamber of Commerce.
SPRING HILL — The Spring Hill school district plans to locate its fifth elementary school in the Dayton Creek subdivision near 191st Street and Lone Elm Road.