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  1. Thomas James GravesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 9, 2015 | The Gardner News and The Spring Hill New Era

    His family moved to Gardner in the 1950's, he then graduated from Gardner High School in 1966. Thomas married Deborah S. Wheeler July 15, 1977 in Mission, Kan.

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  2. Our questions for the candidates running for Shawnee Mission School BoardRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 9, 2015 | Prairie Village Post

    Today we present our questions for the candidates running in the contested elections for the Shawnee Mission School Board. Thanks to the readers who sent in suggestions for questions this time around.

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  3. Capital-Journal analysis: School bill would hit poorer districts harderRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 7, 2015 | The Capital-Journal

    ... Wichita USD 259 and Olathe USD 233, for example, would lose about 2 percent each. Blue Valley USD 229 and Shawnee Mission USD 512 would lose less than half a percent. The block grant proposal is part of a plan to rewrite the state's K-12 funding ...

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  4. Northwesta s Cody Hubbard rolls perfect game, wins 6A bowling titleRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 7, 2015 | The Wichita Eagle

    ... East 2,572; 8. Maize (Merrill 610, Cruz 568, Steuber 539, VanDeest 538, Knudtson 509, Mauldin 488) 2,327; 9. Shawnee Mission East 2,286. Individuals- 1. Hubbard, Northwest, 217-279-300-796; 2. Quicksall, Junction City, 247-279-226-752; 3. Brooks, ...

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  5. Northwest's Cody Hubbard rolls perfect game, wins 6A bowling titleRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 6, 2015 | VarsityKansas.com

    ... East 2,572; 8. Maize (Merrill 610, Cruz 568, Steuber 539, VanDeest 538, Knudtson 509, Mauldin 488) 2,327; 9. Shawnee Mission East 2,286. 1. Hubbard, Northwest, 217-279-300-796; 2. Quicksall, Junction City, 247-279-226-752; 3. Brooks, Derby, ...

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  6. Maize superintendent is moving to district in Kansas CityRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 6, 2015 | The Wichita Eagle

    ... Turner district, in Wyandotte County, has about 4,000 students. It shares a border with the Bonner Springs, Shawnee Mission and Kansas City, Kan., school districts. According to the district's website, Turner is a diverse community, where about 11 ...

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  7. Shawnee Mission School Board candidate forum scheduled for Tuesday at McEachenRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 6, 2015 | Prairie Village Post

    Voters in the Shawnee Mission School District will get a chance to hear from candidates in the contested races for school board Tuesday night, March 10. The forum is being hosted by the Shawnee Mission Area Council PTA and co-hosted by Prairie Village Post and the Johnson County League of Women Voters. The forum will start a 7 p.m. at the school district's McEachen Administrative Center, 7235 Antioch Rd., in the board room.

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  8. Mission council rejects name 'Celebration Park' for small park near new apartmentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 5, 2015 | Prairie Village Post

    Mission will be getting a small park later this year when the Welstone at Mission Crossing senior housing project is finished, but a name that had been suggested for the park didn't make the cut. The city council rejected the name "Celebration Park" during a committee discussion Wednesday night.

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  9. Turkey Creek Trail connection through Mission hits dead end in city council committeeRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 5, 2015 | Prairie Village Post

    The potential for a portion of the Turkey Creek Trail to run through Mission appears unlikely following a city council discussion of the issue Wednesday that generated opposition to the extension from several council members. The city last year was awarded a grant for design and preliminary engineering for the portion of the trail that was designed to go through the northwest corner of Mission.

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  10. Fire rules escalate cost of crisis unitsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 5, 2015 | Southland Times

    The City Mission has teamed up with the Christchurch City Council and the Ministry of Building, Innovation and Employment to create three self-contained units by reconfiguring the City Mission's former headquarters in Hereford Street. The build was originally expected to cost about $139,000, but the price has now escalated to $395,000 plus GST after it was discovered reconfiguring the building would require significant work to comply with fire safety requirements.

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  11. Red Seal Reps Misinformed Zoning BoardRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 4, 2015 | Patch.com

    Two representatives from the Red Seal housing development incorrectly informed the Cook County Zoning Board of Appeals that the Mission Brook Sanitary District had approved engineering plans for the 137-home Provenance project slated to take shape at the Mission Hills Country Club golf course.

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  12. Attorneys argue funding formula punishes Shawnee Mission district in...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 4, 2015 | Prairie Village Post

    Attorney Tristan Duncan was also involved in a lawsuit that came out of the organized efforts to prevent Mission Valley from closing. A motion filed by school district attorneys this week argues that Shawnee Mission and other "similarly situated school districts" are not well represented by the coalition of mostly smaller and rural districts seeking to have the equity portion of the Gannon school funding lawsuit reopened.

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

    Mar 4, 2015 | 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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  14. Northeast Johnson County morning roundupRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 4, 2015 | Prairire Village Post

    Turning 105 calls for cake . As noted previously, Mission's Gertrude Stern turned 105 last Friday, a milestone worth noting.

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  15. Letter: Kansas can't afford to leave poor students behindRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 2, 2015 | The Capital-Journal

    ... of poverty on students. In northeast Kansas, we serve 13,080 students in 13 schools in Topeka, Lawrence, Shawnee Mission, Leavenworth and Kansas City. The proof exists that our model of providing wraparound services or integrated student supports ...

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  16. Survey from Mission, Roeland Park looks for input about development...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 2, 2015 | Prairie Village Post

    ... parcel in question. The green area to the left of Roe is being developed by Commerce Bank. Roeland Park and Mission have started work on a development plan for the northeast corner of Johnson Drive and Roe Avenue, a vacant piece of ground that lies ...

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  17. Barn Players to Present Avenue Q, 4/17-5/03Read the original story

    Mar 1, 2015 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... and Kristen Altoro. The production will play April 17th through May 3rd at the Barn Players Theater, 6219 Martway in Mission, Kansas. Friday and Saturday evenings at 7:30 and Sunday matinees at 2:00 p.m. Tickets are $18.00 and are available on the ...

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  18. BWW Review: Catch Me If You Can a Must Catch at the Barn PlayersRead the original story

    Feb 28, 2015 | BroadwayWorld.com

    A must catch it if you can, Catch It If You Can The Musical! opened on Friday February 27 at the Barn Players in Mission, Kansas. Guy Gardner directs and choreographs the Barn Players production with music direction by James Levy.

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  19. Shawnee Mission restructures high school custodian jobs; current employees required to re-applyRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 27, 2015 | Prairie Village Post

    Some high school custodians in the Shawnee Mission School District may be out of a job after a shuffling of positions and a reclassification of duties had custodians re-applying for positions. The restructuring is not reducing the number of employees in the custodial ranks and is only at the high school level.

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  20. Al Ward: Circleville boys trap pesky bobcatRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 18, 2015 | The Capital-Journal

    ... shoot 20 Canada geese and one specklebelly. Carl is going to have it mounted for his environmental class at Shawnee Mission West High School. About 10 a.m., large groups of snow geese were coming off Pomona Lake and going out to feed. They were ...

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