Archive for Wednesday, May 8, 2013

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Briefly: St. James softball splits, tennis sends two to state
May 8, 2013
After falling to Turner by just one-run in Tuesday’s opener, the St. James Academy softball team left no doubt in the nightcap.
Briefly: SMNW softball swept; Mill Valley softball, soccer rout BSHS
May 8, 2013
Olathe East pitcher Allison Stewart gave up just one run and struck out 10 in defeating the Cougars, 2-1, in the opener of a doubleheader sweep.
27-year-old man arrested in connection with Ottawa triple homicide
May 8, 2013
A 27-year-old Ottawa man has been arrested in connection with a triple homicide discovered in Ottawa Monday.
SMNW girls soccer spoils Free State’s senior night
May 8, 2013
Finally, after a corner kick from Free State’s Lexi Brady bounced in front of the goal line, SMNW junior defender Jennifer Smith answered the goalie’s cries by clearing the ball in the final 20 seconds, allowing the Cougars to escape with a 2-1 road victory.
First Center for Spiritual Living in Kansas meeting in Shawnee
12:00 a.m., May 8, 2013 Updated 12:00 a.m.
Jrie Newsome followed a long road from the Baptist church she was brought up in to the first Center for Spiritual Living in Kansas.
Beauty on a back street
Tour to feature gardener’s bigtime transformation of small lot
12:00 a.m., May 8, 2013 Updated 12:00 a.m.
To say Brendalyn Blake is interested in gardening is sort of like saying Pavarotti liked to sing. Both are ridiculous understatements.
Rare young musical talents provide parish with rare treat
12:00 a.m., May 8, 2013 Updated 12:00 a.m.
Five young adults from Good Shepherd Catholic Church are rising so rapidly in the musical world that the parish decided it better get them together on stage one more time before it was too late.
Birds, plants, ants bring welcome, unwelcome signs of spring
May 8, 2013
What this winter lacked in severity it seems to have more than made up in tenacity. It just doesn’t seem to want to let go.
Food: Pretty fruit parfait is easy enough for kids to make
May 8, 2013
It doesn’t matter how skilled — or not — your kids are in the kitchen. This easy, fruity mousse parfait is a great Mother’s Day project they can help with.
Food: Garden inspires healthy, mom-approved makeover of egg-in-a-hat
May 8, 2013
Mom always said to eat your vegetables, so this Mother’s Day serve her breakfast in bed inspired by a walk through the garden. We began with the idea of egg-in-a-hat — sometimes called egg-in-a-basket or a Popeye.