Archive for Wednesday, December 14, 2016

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Holiday chocolate shop to bring Santa to Plaza for weekend festival
December 14, 2016
The Russell Stover Chocolates Holiday Shop in the Country Club Plaza will feature a Santa Saturday festival from noon to 5 p.m. this weekend.
Shawnee student earns KSU leadership award in human ecology
December 14, 2016
Evan Kempf, of Shawnee, was one of 15 Kansas State University seniors recently recognized by the school’s College of Human Ecology.
Shawnee Mission Post Office to be open Sunday for expanded offerings
December 14, 2016
So, to help with the hustle of the holidays, the Shawnee Mission Post Office, plus four others in the Kansas City metro area, will be open for full retail services from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Sunday.
Johnson County mourns the loss of an icon
December 14, 2016
Former Shawnee City Attorney Marvin Rainey passed away last weekend.
Kansas conservative think tank launching its own news service
December 14, 2016
In a move that some experts see as a growing trend in the news media, a conservative think tank in Kansas with close ties to billionaire brothers Charles and David Koch has announced it is launching its own news service to combat what it sees as bias in traditional news outlets.
Shawnee students tackle climate change
Bluejacket-Flint Elementary School students use technology to reveal how they’d save the world
December 14, 2016
Bluejacket-Flint sixth graders presented ideas last week on how to combat climate change.
From father to author: Shawnee educator publishes two children’s books
December 14, 2016
Shawnee father of four publishes two children’s books.
Maranatha boys, girls hoops fall to University Academy Charter
December 14, 2016
The Maranatha Christian Academy boys and girls basketball teams both dropped their home openers on Tuesday against University Academy Charter.
Kaifes’ big second half not enough for MV boys hoops in loss to BV North
December 14, 2016
Mill Valley junior Cooper Kaifes scored all of his team-high 23 points in the second half after picking up two fouls in the first four minutes in the Jaguars’ 64-44 loss to Blue Valley North, Tuesday. Mill Valley coach Michael Bennett said that the Jaguars will have to find ways to be effective without depending on their leading scorer going into winter break.