Johnson County

City of Shawnee reveals storm damage numbers
August 15, 2017
Damages from the recent storms in July cost the city of Shawnee more than a half-million dollars.
Voters pick new faces in primary election
August 2, 2017
Results from yesterday’s primary election show the majority of Shawnee voters want a change in their city government.
Shawnee library closed today
July 24, 2017
The Shawnee branch of the library is closed today for maintenance.
Shawnee library is closed for today
July 8, 2017
The Shawnee library is closed this weekend.
Meet your Ward 3 candidates
July 5, 2017
Curious about your Ward 3 candidates? Learn more here!
Meet the candidates: City Council Election Guide
July 5, 2017
The primary election is right around the corner.
Storytelling to get jazzy at Shawnee Town 1929
June 29, 2017
Jazz is at the very heart of Kansas City’s story. The tales behind its creation and growth in the metro area and beyond will be the focus of Shawnee Town’s second annual storytelling evening.
JCCC receives grant to support adult and family literacy
June 21, 2017
The Dollar General Literacy Foundation recently announced that Johnson County Community College has been awarded a total of $19,300 in grants to support adult and family literacy.
Jammin’ on the green with the Kansas City Ukesters
June 21, 2017
Every year, the Kansas City Ukesters make it their business to enlighten the community on the high merits of its sound.
MainStreet Credit Union pledges $250,000 lead gift to Johnson County Museum for KidScape
June 21, 2017
The Johnson County Museum Foundation recently announced MainStreet Credit Union’s commitment of a $250,000 pledge as the lead gift of the museum’s new and improved KidScape experience.
Clean up begins after overnight storms
09:34 a.m., June 17, 2017 Updated 10:06 a.m.
Overnight storms knocked out electricity to more than 5,000 in Shawnee.
Fried chicken dinner with storytelling held on June 21
June 13, 2017
You’re invited to feast on a fried chicken dinner, just like Grandma used to make in the 1920s, and enjoy a story at the same time.
Johnson County citizens content
Community satisfaction survey yields strong results
June 13, 2017
Johnson County Government’s latest community satisfaction survey shows residents are extremely satisfied with their quality of life in the county.
Shawnee Town 1929 taking hair donations
June 7, 2017
Have long locks you’re ready to chop off? If so, you might want to donate your hair during Shawnee Town 1929’s Hair Bobbing for a Good Cause event, which takes place June 24.
Hundreds to participate in Relay For Life
June 7, 2017
The American Cancer Society Relay For Life of Jo-Dotte will be hed on June 23.