November 29, 2015


  Lonna Faye Gargus, 63, of Spring Hill, Kan. passed away November 12, 2015 in  the arms of her husband, daughter, and sisters in her home. Lonna was born March 7, 1952 in Medford, Ore. to Robert and Maxine (Helm) Dawson. She grew up in Kennewick, Wash. and graduated from Kennewick High School. Lonna married Continue Reading

Gardner, Ks featured on Sunflower Journeys

SJ 2809- Premieres 7PM, November 12, 2015 on KTWU We head to Ottawa to see the Plaza Theater, which is considered the oldest, continuously-operating movie theater in the nation and possibly the world; then, we visit Gardner, KS, a small town with historic connections to the many trails that cross Kansas, and through historic films, compare Continue Reading

Help Wanted

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  John Harold Anderson, 58, of Gardner, Kan. passed away peacefully on Nov. 7, 2015 at Olathe Hospice House surrounded by his family. John was born September 27, 1957 in Olathe, Kan. to John Roy and Gloria Fern (Steele) Anderson. He grew up in Gardner and was a life-long area resident. John served in the Continue Reading


    Charles Smith Rodman, 79, of Lincoln, Mo. passed away October 29, 2015 at Olathe Hospice House. Charles was born November 27, 1935 in De Soto, Kan. to George Dewey and Helen Margaret (Taylor) Rodman. He spent most of his years in Spring Hill where he graduated from high school. Charles married Ellen Elizabeth Continue Reading

Classifieds 11-11-15

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  Robert “Bob” Errol Page, 87, of Gardner, Kan, passed away Oct. 29, 2015 at Lakeview Village, Lenexa, Kan. Bob was born Sept. 30, 1928 in Holt, Mo to John Ross and Joyce Carolyn (Bowling) Page. He grew up in Gardner where he graduated from Gardner High School in 1947. Bob served in the US Continue Reading

Spring Hill to Honor Veterans

    All citizens young and old are cordially invited to join our veterans, Cole- Smith American Legion Post #350 and Ladies Auxiliary Unit #350, Sons of The American Legion and American Legion Riders chapters. The Spring Hill Historical Society, our school children, local dignitaries, a special military guest speaker from Ft. Leavenworth and the Continue Reading

Classifieds 10-28-2015

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Kathleen Marie Draskovich, 80, passed away October 17, 2015 at Brookdale of Overland Park. Mass of Christian Burial will be 10:00 am Thursday, October 22, 2015.   Entombment will follow at the Mausoleum at Gate of Heaven Catholic Cemetery, KC, KS. A Rosary will be said at 5:00 pm Wednesday, October 21, 2015 at Bruce Continue Reading