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Documentary features Liberal boy’s heart surgery
December 21, 2014
Like many his age, Nelijah Tatum enjoys taking part in sports, and as a student at Liberal’s Sunflower Intermediate, he had participated in many competitions in various athletic pursuits. Now 12, Tatum had started attending South Middle School, but just before the current school year started, the young man was taken to a doctor to get a yearly physical to continue playing sports, the Liberal Leader & Times reported. During the exam, the administering doctor discovered something Tatum’s mother, Misty Tatum, said was kind of funny with Nelijah’s heart.
Permits sought for immigrants in U.S. illegally
December 21, 2014
The city of Wichita plans to lobby the state Legislature next year to allow people in the country illegally to receive a driver’s permit, which could be used primarily to buy car insurance.
Shawnee Mission schedules mail-in ballot open houses
December 21, 2014
The Shawnee Mission school district has scheduled two open houses regarding the upcoming bond and local option budget mail-in ballot election.
Kansas City Connection: Dining delights in the West Bottoms
December 21, 2014
This week: fancy eats in the West Bottoms, intriguing plays at the Unicorn and your last chance to check out Christmas lights.
SM North has new head football coach
December 21, 2014
Ben Bartlett, who served as interim head football coach last season, has officially been hired by the Shawnee Mission school district to serve as head football coach at Shawnee Mission North.
John Segale third candidate to enter Shawnee mayoral race
December 21, 2014
FFormer City Council member John Segale has filed as the third candidate in the 2015 Spring General Election, meaning there will be a primary election on March 3.
Western Shawnee convenience store burglarized
December 21, 2014
A western Shawnee convenience store was hit in a smash and grab burglary sometime late Friday night or early Saturday morning. Police were called to the Shell Gas station, 5501 Hedge Lane Terrace, shortly after 5:30 Saturday morning.