Archive for Wednesday, March 6, 2013

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See you Friday: MVHS girls hang on to advance to state semifinals
09:14 p.m., March 6, 2013 Updated 11:51 a.m.
After Mill Valley senior Tanner Tripp stepped up for a three-point shot to give the Jaguars their first points of the game, she smiled at fellow senior Stephanie Lichtenauer as they reversed court to return on defense. She’d later say that basket, and the subsequent three-pointer that followed, calmed her down in her first trip to the state tournament stage. If she could know how hard such baskets — any baskets — would be to come by on Wednesday against Salina South in the Class 5A state quarterfinals at the Kansas Expocentre, she may have smiled even wider.
Shooting victims were twin sisters who made suicide pact
04:48 p.m., March 6, 2013 Updated 05:23 p.m.
The two women found dead Wednesday afternoon on a section of the Mill Creek Streamway Trail between Shawnee Mission Parkway and Johnson Drive have been identified as twin sisters.
Food: Fast, healthy pear crisp a good dessert for any season
March 6, 2013
Sometimes, even on a weeknight, you really crave a little dessert. But making dessert takes time, and you already are spending time cooking up the main event, namely dinner. That’s where this recipe comes to the rescue.
New school brings happy feet to Shawnee
12:00 a.m., March 6, 2013 Updated 12:00 a.m.
Asked why she loves Irish dance, Bridgid Driscoll paused, then ruled out her Gaelic heritage as the main reason.