October 25, 2014

Youth ball club finishes summer season with 13-3 record

The Blazers 9-under baseball team recently won first place in the Prairie league with a 13-3 record. Submitted photo

The Blazers 9-under baseball team recently won first place in the Prairie league with a 13-3 record. Submitted photo

The Blazers nine-and-under baseball team recently wrapped up first place honors in the Prairie league standings with a 13-3 record.
The …

JoCo Fair to arrive one week early

CAPTION A float in last yearís Johnson County Fair Parade displayed the 2013 theme -- ìItís a Wild Ride.î This yearís fair and parade will be a week earlier. File photo

CAPTION A float in last yearís Johnson County Fair Parade displayed the 2013 theme — ìItís a Wild Ride.î This yearís fair and parade will be a week earlier. File photo

Danedri Thompson
dthompson@gardnernews.com
The fur and feathers of the …

Gardner Thunder making noise

The Gardner Thunder 8-under team has an 8-2 record so far in the Gardner Olathe Parks and Recreation league. The team roster includes Nick Kilonzo, Nick Woolington, Connor Plantz, Harm Waterborg, Gunnar Kyle, Ethan Bunce, Brady Winslow, Austin Elley, Chase Karlin, and Preston Garber. Submitted photo

The Gardner Thunder 8-under team has an 8-2 record so far in the Gardner Olathe Parks and Recreation league. The team roster includes Nick Kilonzo, Nick Woolington, Connor Plantz, Harm Waterborg, Gunnar Kyle, Ethan Bunce, Brady Winslow, Austin Elley, Chase

Memory Care Facility Approved for Olathe Medical Park

Memory Care Facility Approved for Olathe Medical Park
OLATHE, KAN. (July 2, 2014) – A new option for families dealing with memory care
needs will be available in the near future. The Cedar Lake Village Board of Directors
and the …

August primary voters to choose party candidates in several races

Danedri Thompson
dthompson@gardnernews.com
Democrats, Republicans and unafilliated voters will have choices on the Aug. 5 primary ballot. The deadline for candidates to file for federal, state and county offices closed on June 2, and now it’s up to voters to …

Yoder to host job fair and resource expo

Congressman Kevin Yoder will host a Third District Job Fair and Resource Expo on Aug. 14 at the Great Mall of the Great Plains, 20700 W. 151st Street, Olathe, KS 66061.
The purpose of the fair will be to help …

August primary voters to choose party candidates in several races

Danedri Thompson
dthompson@gardnernews.com
Democrats, Republicans and unafilliated voters will have choices on the Aug. 5 primary ballot. The deadline for candidates to file for federal, state and county offices closed on June 2, and now it’s up to voters to …

Exchange services seeking host families

International Cultural Exchange Services (ICES) is seeking host families for foreign exchange students.
Host families provide room, meals when school isn’t in session, some transportation to school events and love and support to students. Essentially, the students live as family …

Censure considered, temporarily withdrawn

Larry Fotovich

Larry Fotovich

Danedri Thompson
dthompson@gardnernews.com
Council member Steve Shute likes council member Larry Fotovich, personally, but believes Fotovich intends to move from the city of Gardner.
Fotovich’s Gardner home is listed for sale, and he has purchased a home in …

Edgerton residents upset about proposed plant

A hand-made sign, likely created by an Edgerton resident, notifies residents of the meeting about the asphalt plant. Photo courtesy of Jerry Kellogg

A hand-made sign, likely created by an Edgerton resident, notifies residents of the meeting about the asphalt plant. Photo courtesy of Jerry Kellogg

Danedri Thompson
dthompson@gardnernews.com
Kim Smith, Edgerton, didn’t know an asphalt plant might be constructed near Edgerton until …