Monthly Archives: August, 2016

Campers go retro at Pomona State Park event

VASSAR—The Third Annual Going Retro Car and Vintage Trailer Show drew a large crowd of participants and observers last weekend at Pomona State Park. “Saturday...

Osage County approves 3-mill increase

LYNDON—The Osage County Board of Commissioners conducted the 2017 budget hearing Monday morning, making final approve of a $19.4 million county budget. The budget...

USD 421 Board approves 2016-17 budget

LYNDON—The USD 421 Board of Education held a special public hearing for the 2016-17 budget on Aug. 16. No citizens from the public were...

August 25, 2016 – PDF Edition

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Area teams start season with scrimmages

Several of Osage County’s junior high and high school teams will kick off their seasons with scrimmages Friday night on the home fields and...

New superintendent hopes to build connections

MELVERN—Ted Hessong, the new superintendent for Marais des Cygnes Valley schools, expressed that while there has been a lot of transition with new administration...

Burlingame council reviews bids, examples of storm shelters

BURLINGAME—The Burlingame City Council discussed bids from engineers related to an anticipated FEMA grant application for storm shelter at Sumner Park. Wesley Colson, superintendent,...

Santa Fe Trail open houses scheduled for Aug. 24

SCRANTON—The USD 434 Board of Education held its first regular meeting in the new home of the district-wide preschool and administrative office Aug. 10,...

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Richard E. Watson

Richard E. Watson Oct. 2, 1944 – Jan. 9, 2020 CARROLLTON, Texas — Richard E. Watson, 75, died Thursday, Jan. 9,...
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Jan. 16 – PDF Edition

An Overbook native is competing for the Ford Hall of Fans with a trip to the Super Bowl at...

Shirley Ann Kinnett

Shirley Ann Kinnett March 22, 1945 – Jan. 7, 2020 TOPEKA — Shirley Ann Kinnett, Scranton, died Tuesday, Jan. 7, 2020,...

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No burning allowed

No burning Jan. 7 - 9 Bryce Romine, Osage County...

Winter Sports Preview

Check out area high school teams in our Winter...