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  1. George Ray EvattRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Log Cabin Democrat

    He was also preceded in death by his first wife, Nadean Southerland Evatt; brother Lee Owen "Tiny" Evatt; and sister, Grace Reed. He is survived by wife, Joanne Barham Evatt; children, Kenny Ray Evatt and Dee Ann Sneed of Conway and John M. Evatt of Shawnee, Kan.; stepchildren, Nancy Barham of Corpus Christi, Texas and Bob D. Barham of Conway; sisters, Inez Coker of Vilonia and Clara Baker of Conway; and brother, Leroy Evatt of Little Rock.

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  2. Walk-on catcher pacing CatsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | Manhattan Mercury

    ... for another catcher and it worked out for us." For Moore, there was always a familiarity with K-State. He grew up in Shawnee and his mom, Linda Moore, played volleyball for the Wildcats. At Mill Valley High School, Moore hit better than .400 each of ...

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  3. Merriam Mayor Ken Sissom breaks council tie vote to change trash can screening requirement in cityRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | Prairie Village Post

    ... noted that several northeast Johnson County cities require screening from the street, but that Mission and Shawnee do not. The audience at Merriam City Council meeting Monday applauds speaker Kurt Jones. The audience was largely opposed to ...

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  4. City high school boys golf capsulesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | The Capital-Journal

    ... Centennial League. April - 8 at Mill Valley Inv., 9 at Washburn Rural Inv. (Wamego CC), 9 at Topeka High Inv. (Lake Shawnee), 13 at Lansing Inv., 20 Hayden Inv. (Village Greens), 27 City meet/Topeka West Inv. (Topeka CC), 27 at Silver Lake Inv. May ...

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  5. Eppley, Stephanie J.Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | Newark Advocate

    ... Nate, Cole, Sierra, Moriah, Brayden; sisters and brother, Elain Summers of Memphis, Tennessee, Judy Holton (Jeff) of Shawnee, Kansas, Mike Bond of Newark, Laura Clark of Newark. In addition to her father, she was preceded in death by a sister, ...

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  6. April 1 Startup Rewind to feature Granolove entrepreneurs Joe and Christine DaueRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 12, 2014 | Examiner.com

    ... NE. Woods Chapel Rd. in Lee's Summit; 9717 N. Ash in Liberty; 6327 Brookside Plaza in Brookside; 22210 W.66th St. in Shawnee; 3700 W. 95th in Leawood. Startup Rewind provides a monthly voice for primarily Kansas City area entrepreneurs (and those ...

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  7. States urged to call for convention amending U.S. ConstitutionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 20 | The Wichita Eagle

    ... government, and the federal government has never been one to really restrict itself," said Rep. Brett Hildabrand, R-Shawnee, one of the sponsors of a House bill calling for a convention. The bill passed out of committee on a voice vote this week. ...

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  8. Firefighters putting out JoCo landfill fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 16 | NBC Action News

    Deffenbaugh Industries crews continue to work on fully extinguishing a fire at the Johnson County Landfill in Shawnee, Kan., that began early Monday morning. According to Jody Hanson of the Johnson County Manager's Office, the fire started at the landfill around 4:30 a.m. on Monday morning.

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  9. K9s for Warriors Heal Veterans, Get Boost from BayerRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 13 | Pet Product News

    ... paired with one of their specially trained service dogs-former shelter dogs. Bayer HealthCare LLC, Animal Health of Shawnee, Kan., announced at Global Pet Expo that it would contribute up to $150,000 to the K9s For Warriors organization through ...

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  10. After-school program advocates worry about cuts in federal aidRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 12 | McClatchy

    Kim Chappelow-Lee, Children Services Manager at the Johnson County Park & Recreation District, has been selected to serve as an Afterschool Ambassador for the 2014-2015 school year. Chappelow-Lee was photographed Oct. 28, 2014, at the after school program at Horizons elementary school in Shawnee, Kan.

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  11. Shawnee residents: With retail center down drain, stop sewersRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 12 | Business Journal

    A Shawnee resident who lives near the site of an aborted shopping center project has asked the Johnson County Board of Commissioners to pull the plug on a $1.15 million plan to sewer the site. Don Lysaught, who lives at 6850 Bell Road, made the request during a Thursday meeting of the commissioners.

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  12. Johnson County Commissioners vote to commit $30 million to convert...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 12 | The Pitch

    ... building will be retrofitted into space for the Johnson County Museum (currently housed in a sad little building in Shawnee), advanced voting center, and arts and theater space in conjunction with Johnson County Parks & Recreation. The $30 million ...

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  13. Kansas Senate leaders kill controversial religious freedom billRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 11 | The Wichita Eagle

    ... Rep. Lance Kinzer, R-Olathe, brought it to the Statehouse and passed it along to Rep. Charles Macheers, R-Shawnee, to sponsor. Kinzer could not be reached for comment Tuesday evening. He has repeatedly said the bill was not intended to discriminate. ...

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  14. CJ Extra Q&A: Director of Parks says stocking important for ecosystem balanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 10 | The Capital-Journal

    Three thousand four hundred trout totaling just over 7,000 pounds poured into Lake Shawnee on the last Saturday of February. The biannual stocking of trout in the lake has been taking place for decades and adds a unique aspect to the Work Progress Administration project completed in 1939.

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  15. A group of De Soto School District parents wants board member Scott Hancock to resignRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 9 | The Pitch

    ... the end of the current school year. He has accepted a assistant superintendent of human resources position with the Shawnee Mission School District. Sumner came to De Soto in August 2010, serving as full-time superintendent since July 2011. His ...

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  16. Major fire engulfs Mission Hills mansionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 6 | Prairie Village Post

    ... arrived. As of 2:30 p.m., two aerial trucks were blasting water on the house's roof. Fire crews from Overland Park, Shawnee and Leawood are assisting with the response.

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  17. Dan Pflumm and Michelle Distler advance out of primary for Shawnee mayorRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 4 | The Pitch

    Tuesday's primary election thinned the herd of four familiar Shawnee faces seeking to become mayor down to two, with Dan Pflumm and Michelle Distler moving ahead to the April 7 general election. Pflumm, whose family lineage tracks back to the early days of Shawnee's history, was the top vote-getter with 1,259 cards cast in his name, or 30 percent of the vote.

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  18. Fishermen brave snow and cold at Shawnee Mission Lake for trout openerRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 4 | ArcaMax Publishing

    In the cold? With snow sweeping across Shawnee Mission Lake in Shawnee, Kan.? With the suburban lake mostly covered with ice? "We never thought twice about coming out here ," Rick said as he huddled against a cold wind blowing in his face. "This is a tradition for us.

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  19. Parts and Service ManagerRead the original story

    Tuesday Mar 3 | Employment News

    Lexmark and Perceptive Software, a Lexmark company, are global technology leaders that provide printing and imaging products, content management software, solutions, and services that help organizations fuel greater operational efficiency. We are headquartered in beautiful Lexington, KY and Shawnee, KS and have offices all around the world.

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  20. Barbara a. RabbittRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 2 | The Messenger

    ... may be made left to the discretion of the family. Barbara is survived by her children, Terry (Greg) Swanson of Shawnee, KS, Sherri (Hank) Hattendorf of Arlington, TX, Paulette (Lonnie) Carlson of Gowrie, Tom Rabbitt Jr. of Twin Lakes, Cindi (Mike) ...

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