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4-H Horse club

Avery Maxwell Vice President No dream is too big. I started my equestrian career at seven years old through 4-H. This year I signed onto Cloud County Community College’s equestrian and horse judging teams. I was also top three with my yearling at the APHA World in the...

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Sharon 4-H club

Sharon 4-H club

FRONT ROW: Cidney Hines, Nora Canaan, Maddie Vogelbacher, Ava Quinn SECOND ROW: Kael Knittel, Kairi Quinn, Izzy Hines, Keen Knittel, Jackson Torrez, and Luke Torrez BACK ROW: Clayton Meek, Aidea Torrez, Carter Meek Sharon 4-H gathered before our Project tour at the...

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4-H kids bring their animals to the Johnson County Fair

4-H kids bring their animals to the Johnson County Fair

Staff photos by Lynne Hermansen Visitors to this week’s fair could see a wide variety of animals, including the prize winning ones, raised by 4-H kids before and after the live auction Saturday, August 6. Animals from pigs, sheep, goats, cows and bird varieties bared...

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Legal Notice Olathe City

CITY OF OLATHE, KANSAS NOTICE OF HEARING ON REZONING RZ22-0012 NOTICE is hereby given that the PLANNING COMMISSION OF THE CITY OF OLATHE, KANSAS, will hold a Public Hearing at its regular meeting in the Council Chamber of City Hall, 100 E. Santa Fe, Olathe, Kansas, on...

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Legal Notice Olathe City

CITY OF OLATHE, KANSAS NOTICE OF HEARING ON REZONING RZ22-0011 NOTICE is hereby given that the PLANNING COMMISSION OF THE CITY OF OLATHE, KANSAS, will hold a Public Hearing at its regular meeting in the Council Chamber of City Hall, 100 E. Santa Fe, Olathe, Kansas, on...

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Legal Notice Olathe city

CITY OF OLATHE, KANSAS NOTICE OF HEARING ON REZONING RZ22-0010 NOTICE is hereby given that the PLANNING COMMISSION OF THE CITY OF OLATHE, KANSAS, will hold a Public Hearing at its regular meeting in the Council Chamber of City Hall, 100 E. Santa Fe, Olathe, Kansas, on...

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Legal Notice Olathe City

PUBLICATION SUMMARY OF ORDINANCE NO. 22-39 PASSED BY THE GOVERNING BODY OF THE CITY OF OLATHE, KANSAS ON THE 2nd DAY OF AUGUST 2022.   SUMMARY   On August 2, 2022, the Governing Body of the City of Olathe, Kansas passed Ordinance No. 22-39 (ANX22-0005),...

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Legal Notice Olathe City

PUBLICATION SUMMARY OF ORDINANCE NO. 22-40, PASSED BY THE GOVERNING BODY OF THE CITY OF OLATHE, KANSAS ON THE 1st DAY OF AUGUST 2022.   SUMMARY   On August 2, 2022, the Governing Body of the City of Olathe, Kansas passed Ordinance No. 22-40 repealing...

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Demolition Derby

Demolition Derby

Demolition Derby performed to a sold out crowd on the hottest day of the year so far on the last day of the Johnson County Fair, Saturday August 6. Staff photos by Brandon Humble

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Johnson County Fair in photos

Johnson County Fair in photos

Vaughn Humble enjoys playing in the corn pit at the Johnson County Fair. The heat didn’t discourage him from acting corny! Staff photos by Brandon Humble  

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City reviewing downtown sidewalks

Lynne Hermansen [email protected] The lack of sidewalks on Shawnee Street from Mulberry Street east towards Price Chopper were discussed during public comments at Monday night’s city council meeting. Pamela Harkins, Shawnee Street resident, said she didn’t...

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Prairie Moon 4-H

Kennedy Graham Club reporter Think fast! What’s the first word that comes to your mind when you hear 4-H? If you are like many people, the first word that came to your mind was farmer, or animals, or perhaps clover, maybe even fair. But if you have ever been fortunate...

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Pioneer 4-H

Kennedy Graham Club reporter Pioneer 4-H club bounced back in 2021 after a difficult two years due to the lockdowns. Happily new members joined in an effort to explore opportunities in the community for serving, making new friends and enjoying all that 4-H projects...

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Dog Show

The Johnson County Fair kicked off its first day Monday, August 1 with the 4-H Dog Shows. Ellie Ramsey won the 4-H Dog Club’s scholarship with her dog Indy.

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Johnson County 4-H Horse Club

Johnson County 4-H Horse Club

Our president Payton Williams came out on top at the Youth Equestrian Development Association catch ride competition. Submitted photo Emma Grove Club reporter The Johnson County 4-H Horse Club has been doing some really fun things to get us ready for the fair! We have...

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