Tuesday May 21
Banjo pickin' fun motivates audiences to tap feet, clap hands, & sing along
Early American, Southern , Gospel, Bluegrass, Folk, Cowboy, Country, Tin Pan Alley, children's song, silly songs, modern country, top 40 hits-all of these genres entertain audiences in the new production, With A Banjo On My Knee at The Chestnut Fine Arts Center in Olathe, KS, at the edge of the KC Metro area through June 23.
Tuesday May 21
The Kansas City Star
Olathe graduation ceremonies to be held tonight as planned
Olathe school officials are monitoring weather forecasts for Monday night but expect graduations at the four high schools to go on at 7 p.m. as planned.
Wed May 15, 2013
Wednesday garage sales
Years ago, Wednesdays marked the beginning of the garage sale "weekend ." There is definitely a trend at play here.
Tue May 14, 2013
Olivet Nazarene Names VP of Academic Affairs
Olivet Nazarene University President John C. Bowling announced today that Dr. Dennis Crocker has been named as the University's new vice president of academic affairs.
Sat May 11, 2013
Franklin County authorities to suspend massive searches for baby Lana
Investigators continued their search into its sixth day Saturday, moving to the water in large part as they searched a river that runs through Ottawa, KS, as well as nearby creeks and ponds.
Fri May 10, 2013
The Gardner News and The Spring Hill ...
Daniel "Dan" Morris Reed
Dan was born Jan. 2, 1921 in Breckenridge, Mo. to George Crutchley and Beulah Reed.
Thu May 09, 2013
Toddler Lana-Leigh Bailey believed dead, convicted killer in custody
Hopes were crushed Thursday morning when authorities announced that they believed that Lana-Leigh Bailey is dead, and they are searching for her body.
Wed May 08, 2013
Body in Kansas farm field identified as missing Olathe woman
The Kansas Bureau of Investigation says one of the three bodies found on a farm near Ottawa has been identified as a missing Olathe woman.
The Kansas City Star
Two men, one woman are found dead at a farm near Ottawa
Harry Truman's belief in the power of neighborhood remains "highly relevant" in the 21st century, former President Bill Clinton said Wednesday in Kansas City.
Tue May 07, 2013
3 bodies found on farm in east-central Kansas
In this photo provided by The Ottawa Herald a Franklin County Sheriff's deputy talks on a cell phone Monday, May 6, 2013, outsdie a farm where three bodies were found near Ottawa, Kan.
Ron and Willena Lawrence of Ft. Leavenworth,KS will be celebrating their 50th wedding anniversary on Saturday, May 18, 2013.
Suspect in doctor's death found dead in jail cell
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Mon May 06, 2013
Tiffany Greens host the Golf Channel Amateur Tour
Tiffany Greens Golf Course hosted the Golf Channel Amateur Tour on Sunday May 5. The players were faced with a course that in the first week of May had endured freezing cold temperatures, rain and snow.
Fleet Owner Magazine
FMCSA orders four 'reincarnated' carriers to cease operating
The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration has ordered four Olathe, KS-based trucking companies Royal Transport, Inc.; Nationwide, Inc.; Freight, Inc.; and Midwest A, Inc.
Sun May 05, 2013
First Sharrows Installed In Wichita
The city of Wichita has recently installed its first sharrows , at the intersection of W 21st St.
Sat May 04, 2013
Yo-yo competition brings competitors from other states
Yo-yo champions from multiple states descended on Topeka Saturday for the Third Annual Kansas State YoYo contest at the Kansas Children's Discovery Center.
Fri May 03, 2013
Google Fiber Expands to Shawnee - Overall Kansas City Footprint Grows Larger
Google has announced via their Google Fiber blog that they'll be expanding Google Fiber's presence around Kansas City futher.
Wed May 01, 2013
Banjo, bluegrass, country & American favorites highlight KC's Chestnut new show
Nothing sounds more early American than a banjo and the instrument lives in folk, country, bluegrass and other types of American music.
Chestnut Fine Arts Center focuses on pleasing patrons
The Chestnut Fine Arts Center, in Olathe, KS, again features a top line up of shows guaranteed to please its devoted fan base and snag a few more season ticket holders along the way because of their line-up of Memory Lane favorites and performers who know how to please audiences.