Archive for Thursday, September 18, 2014

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Shawnee student graduates from Morningside College
September 18, 2014
Alexandra Hirt of Shawnee was an August graduate of Morningside College.
Hike, bike trail to open on KCK levee
September 18, 2014
A new hiking and biking trail is opening on a Kansas River levee in Kansas City, Kansas.
Shawnee Town Craft Fair this Saturday
September 18, 2014
The 39th annual Shawnee Town Crafts Fair is being held this weekend and shoppers will be able to browse through close to 100 craft booths featuring the handmade creations of jewelers, weavers, chefs, woodworkers, and other artisans.
Staff members at Kansas universities get pay raise
September 18, 2014
Staff at five of six Kansas universities who voted to leave the civil service have received their first raises in several years.
Shawnee student receives Panther Scholarship
September 18, 2014
Shaun Stack of Shawnee has received a Panther Scholarship from the University of Pittsburgh.
Shawnee area students named National Merit semifinalists
September 18, 2014
Students at Shawnee Mission North, Shawnee Mission Northwest and Mill Valley high schools have been named semifinalists in the 2015 National Merit Scholarship Program.
Woman pleads guilty in federal adoption fraud case
September 18, 2014
A Texas woman pleaded guilty on Sept. 17 to defrauding four families, including a Shawnee couple, that wanted to adopt children.
Letter: City needs to be better about watching its spending
September 18, 2014
Letter to the editor published in the Sept. 17 issue of the Shawnee Dispatch.
Task force to consider school efficiency in Kansas
September 18, 2014
A new commission tasked with looking for efficiencies within Kansas’ public school system is scheduled to meet Thursday at the Statehouse.
Face to Face: Role of a lifetime
September 18, 2014
Marlisa VanKemseke is volunteer coordinator for Shawnee Community Services.