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  1. Northeast Johnson County morning roundupRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Prairie Village Post

    ... SM East defeated Rockhurst when the teams met in the regular season in April. The game starts tonight at 5:30 p.m. Mission resident named Outstanding Graduate Student in Master of Education at Emporia State . Mission resident Daniel Ferguson was one ...

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  2. Rural scores early, often to advance to 6A state soccer semisRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | The Capital-Journal

    ... (18-1) has prided itself on competing with some of Kansas' top teams as well, including a 4-1 win against Shawnee Mission West (14-4-1), the Blues' opponent this Friday in Olathe. Thanks to a solid back line and goalkeeper, the Blues enter the ...

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  3. The Little Digger that CouldRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Scoop

    'Darby the Dusty Digger', a sculpture made entirely out of cans of food, has been honoured in an international design and build competition. The first ever New Zealand CanstructionA competition was held in Christchurch in February 2014 in support of the Christchurch City Mission.

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  4. Beckler makes five-footer on No. 18 to seal 6A golf team title for Washburn RuralRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | The Capital-Journal

    ... of encouragement was a must. Beckler finished with a 5-over 76, out of the individual mix. Andy Spencer of Shawnee Mission East claimed that crown in a playoff against Josh Pederson of Blue Valley North. "Coach kinda settled me down after that ...

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  5. Maize's Kale Reynolds finishes sixth in bid to repeat as 6A boys golf champRead the original story

    18 hrs ago | VarsityKansas.com

    HUTCHINSON – As he made the turn at the Class 6A golf tournament Tuesday, Maize senior and defending champion Kale Reynolds knew that no matter where the pins were tucked on the back nine at Carey Park, he had to fire at them. Reynolds shot a 2-over 38 on the front nine and put himself in a hole; he trailed Shawnee Mission Northwest's Blake Allen and Garden City's Taylor Larsen by three strokes.

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  6. Shawnee Mission girls lacrosse team takes metro title, SM East student Jenn Young named tourney MVPRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Prairie Village Post

    The Lancer Lacrosse team will take the field tomorrow against Rockhurst with the chance to earn a berth in the Lacrosse Association of Kansas City finals - but another local lacrosse team has already earned some major post-season hardware. The Shawnee Mission Girls Lacrosse team, made up of Shawnee Mission School District students, defeated St. Teresa's Academy 10-9 in the Kansas City Metro Girls Lacrosse varsity championship earlier this month.

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  7. Northeast Johnson County morning roundupRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Prairie Village Post

    ... Sanborn were named to the First Team All State list, and sophomore Jake Randa made the Second Team All State list. Mission earns Tree City USA distinction for 13th year in a row . Mission City Councilors last week celebrated the city's 13th year as ...

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  8. Pulse of Northeast Johnson County: What's the best public pool in northeast Johnson County?Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Prairie Village Post

    ... reconfigured pool facility Saturday after a $2.7 construction project that started last fall . Last year, it was Mission that got to dedicate a revamped facility after a $4.6 million project . Which city has the best outdoor pool in northeast ...

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  9. Lawrence Free State, Blue Valley-Southwest Claim Kansas Girls High School Swimming and Diving TitlesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 24 | Swimming World & Jr. Swimmer

    Lawrence Free State High School and Blue Valley-Southwest High School took home the team titles last night at the Kansas Girls High School Swimming and Diving Championships at the Hummer Sports Complex in Topeka. Lawrence Free State captured the 6A team title, scoring 424 points to edge Shawnee Mission-East .

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  10. Free State's Caldwell caps golden career, leads Firebirds to 6A titleRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 23 | The Capital-Journal

    ... standout to win a team title and Free State backed up Caldwell with plenty of quality and quantity to end Shawnee Mission East's five-year reign over 6A swimming. Juniors Cierra Campbell and Sydney Sirimongkhon-Dyck also captured individual state ...

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  11. East girls swimmers finish fourth in 6ARead the original story

    Saturday May 23 | VarsityKansas.com

    ... couldn't quite deliver, though she came on strong. After making the turn in third, Chan was able to overtake Shawnee Mission East's Mary Booton for second but couldn't quite track down Shawnee Mission Northwest's Hailey Brull for the title. Brull ...

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  12. Mission flag project unfurls today along Johnson Drive; flags to stay up through July 4Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | Prairire Village Post

    Expect to see dozens of American flags become part of the Johnson Drive scenery by tonight. The City of Mission will begin installing about 55 flags on Johnson Drive today in time for Memorial Day.

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  13. Pulse of Northeast Johnson County: Do you shop at grocery stores less during Farmers Market season?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | Prairie Village Post

    With Memorial Day just around the corner, a number of northeast Johnson County Farmers Markets are about to get into full swing. From downtown Overland Park to Merriam to the new market in Mission, the stall will be packed with vendors selling fresh fruits and vegetables.

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  14. BRIEF: Kansas women's basketball coach Brandon Schneider makes three staff additionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | NewsOK.com

    ... and Olathe South standout, will remain with the program as a graduate student manager. Majors, a graduate of Shawnee Mission West, is a former quarterback at Pittsburg State, while Smith, a graduate of Central Missouri, also worked in the WNBA ...

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  15. Downed power line energizes Mission chain link fenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | KCTV5

    Firefighters rushed door to door in a Mission, KS, neighborhood Wednesday warning people to keep their kids and pets inside. A power line in a backyard near Johnson Drive and Walmer Street crashed down and touched a chain link fence.

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  16. Group says Google's YouTube Kids app lets inappropriate content throughRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 14 | KCTV5

    ... complained to the Federal Trade Commission, saying that Google's Kids app needs to be investigated. Kim Macy, of Mission, KS, allows her 4-year-old Landon some screen time, but only in small doses and she's always watching. "There's no substitute ...

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  17. 'Honor Flight'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 19 | Bladen Journal

    Lower Cape Fear Hospice will host a free showing of "Honor Flight: One Last Mission" at 8:30 p.m. on Saturday, May 23, at Camp Clearwater, 2038 White Lake Drive in Elizabethtown. The showing is open to the public.

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  18. Alex Smith Set to Host Youth Football Camp Next MonthRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 18 | Kansas City Chiefs

    ... Ashley Photography, Dick's Sporting Goods, Crowne Plaza Kansas City - Overland Park, Everlast, Papa John's, Shawnee Mission Health Sportscare, and Hatton Foundation. Limited spots remain at AlexSmithCamp.com .

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  19. Seaboard Foods, Triumph Foods Form JV, Build New Pork Processing PlantRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 15 | Refrigerated & Frozen Foods

    Seaboard Foods, Shawnee Mission, Kan., and Triumph Foods, St. Joseph, Mo., formed a joint venture with equal ownership to construct a new pork processing facility in Sioux City, Iowa, with site work expected to begin this summer and construction completed by July 2017. The plant is expected to process about 3 million market hogs annually, operating a single shift and employing approximately 1,100 people, including approximately 200 salaried positions and 900 hourly production positions.

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  20. From custodian to principal, Shawnee Mission has been background of...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 14 | Prairie Village Post

    Chris Lash's first job in the Shawnee Mission district was as a night custodian. Next year, he'll become Briarwood Elementary's principal.

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