December 1, 2015


    Barbara “Barb” Savage, Olathe, passed away Oct. 8, 2015. Barb was born January 24, 1950 in Kansas City, MO to Benita “Jamie” (Nauman) and Paul Trower.  She grew up in Salina, Kan.  After graduating from Sacred Heart High School, she received a degree from the Kansas Technical Institute in Salina.  Barb married Russell Continue Reading


Linda Lafern Holly, 67, of Spring Hill, Kan passed away Oct. 9, 2015 at Olathe Hospice House. Linda was born Aug. 25, 1948 in Shelton, Wash. to Olin Eugene and Mary Alice (Pearson) Utter. She grew up in Exeter, Mo where she was Valedictorian of her 1966 graduation class. Linda moved to KC, Mo in Continue Reading

Police Report

Gardner Police Daily Activity Report For 10/03/15 through 10/09/15 10/02/2015 08:07:08 FIRE GAS W 159TH ST/MOONLIGHT RD 10/02/2015 08:12:22 TRAFFIC STOP E LANESFIELD ST/N MOONLIGHT RD 10/02/2015 08:25:49 LOCKOUT 800 BLOCK OF E MADISON ST 10/02/2015 08:40:25 TRAFFIC STOP OLD 56 HWY/N US56 HWY 10/02/2015 09:30:23 THEFT 400 BLOCK OF N WAVERLY RD 10/02/2015 09:43:49 Continue Reading

Classifieds 10-7-2015

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LEE VAN TYE   Lee Van Tye, 80, of Gardner, Kan passed away October 6, 2015 at ComfortCare Home, Baldwin City, Kan. Lee was born January 23, 1935 in Tiff City, Mo to Kenneth Franklin and Clara Alice (Seales) Tye.  He grew up in Missouri and then graduated from Spring Hill High School in 1953.  Continue Reading


  Elzie Alvin Willis, 82, passed away October 6, 2015 at Olathe Hospice House. Elzie was born April 17, 1933 in Hodge, Mo to Vona (Graham) and Theodore Willis.  He grew up in Lexington, Mo.  Elzie served in the U S Army from 1953-55.  Elzie married Marilyn Grace Bogue on April 23, 1966 in Independence, Continue Reading


    Leo Highfill Grindstaff, beloved infant son of Krystal Marie Highfill and Christopher Lee Grindstaff, passed away October 1, 2015 at Olathe Medical Center. Leo is survived by his parents, Krystal Highfill and Christopher Grindstaff; his grandparents, Stephen Lee Grindstaff and Peggy Pinder of Ozark, Mo, Carla Joyce Logan of NKC, Mo, Melinda Highfill Continue Reading

Police Report

Gardner Police Daily Activity Report For 09/26/15 through 10/02/15 09/25/2015 08:03:57 TELEPHON 400 BLOCK OF E MAIN ST 09/25/2015 08:09:21 SELF SRO 400 BLOCK OF N WAVERLY RD 09/25/2015 08:10:06 ACCIDENT NON 800 BLOCK OF S CEDAR ST 09/25/2015 09:00:23 CIVIL 1100 BLOCK OF E PARK ST 09/25/2015 09:15:01 ANIMAL LOOSE 200 BLOCK OF N Continue Reading

Classifieds 9-30-2015

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Earline (Lingwood) McGinnis, 92, of Wellsville, Kan, departed this life to be with her Lord on September 29, 2015 at Vintage Park in Baldwin City, Kan. Earline, daughter of Thomas and Ollie C. (Hodgson) Lingwood, was born Feb. 15, 1923 in Boicourt, Kan. She was raised on a farm in Linn County . On June Continue Reading