Jennifer Bhargava

Recent stories

Face to Face: Shane Britt
August 15, 2017
Before he was a pastor, Britt longed to be a farmer like his dad.
Shawnee movie theater first in the region to offer 4D special effects
August 15, 2017
Now, you can experience rain, snow and wind, among other elements, during a movie in Shawnee.
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.
Your guide to the 2017 solar eclipse
August 15, 2017
On Monday, millions of people will witness a once-in-a-lifetime celestial period of darkness.
Johnson County court help center celebrates serving 15,000 clients
August 8, 2017
The District Court Help Center was established to provide legal assistance and an attorney for those unable to have one.
Walking across America: Chicago backpacker with a cause stops in Shawnee to discuss his journey
August 8, 2017
Chicago man travels on foot from Delaware to California, stopping at Shawnee along the way.
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 teacher offers digital twist on storytime
August 1, 2017
Just thinking about her former students makes Carol Valdez a little misty eyed.
Face to Face: Isaac Fagan
August 1, 2017
Isaac Fagan, 11, recently won the “Mayor for a Day” contest.
De Soto announces full-day free kindergarten for all classes
August 1, 2017
The De Soto School District is introducing tuition-free full day kindergarten for all students in that grade, starting in the upcoming 2017-2018 school year.

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Recent photos

Shane Britt is the new pastor at Shawnee United Methodist Church.

Karen Arnold-Burger, chief judge of the Kansas Court of Appeals, was one of the guest speakers during the ceremony.

Before leaving Shawnee, he filled up on water at Nieman Bay Coffee House, 11101 Johnson Dr.

Frank Chiarelli, of Chicago, examines his water pouch in downtown Shawnee.

Carol Valdez, a kindergarten teacher at Shawanoe Elementary School, reads to her students via YouTube during the summer.

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