Category Archives: PEOPLE

Gene Gamber, Lee’s Summit Icon, Remembered

Gene Gamber, one of Lee’s Summit most beloved and respected citizens, gave all to the city he loved.

March 12, 2018

Voiceless Inmates Find Healing through Writing

Johnson County Library Program Gives a Voice to Incarcerated Writers

Kansas City Star   March 12, 2018

‘Voiceless’ Inmates Find Healing Through Poetry Program

U.S. News and World Report, March 16, 2018


Cameron Jones: National Prudential Award Winner

Olathe Northwest Tragedy Sparks High School Student’s to Prevent Suicide

March 8, 2018

Emma’s Place: A Place for Those with Special Needs

Emma’s Place, Special Needs Daycare, Opens

March 3, 2018

Pageant Winner Has Eyes on Serving Others

Avery Beavers, Miss Missouri Teen, Has a Heart for Service

February 22, 2018

Youth Volunteers Win National Awards

Prudential Volunteer Awards Recognize Local Youth

February 22, 2018

Lowrider Club Builds More than Bikes

Olathe North’s Knights of the Lowriders

March 1, 2018

Carnegie Medal Awarded to Local Hero

Local Good Samaritan Awarded Carnegie Medal

February 15, 2018

Robert Quackenbush “Fragments”: Leedy-Voulkos

Quackenbush Unearths Creative Power at Leedy Voulkos


Good Neighbors, Stronger Communities

Ray-Pec and Belton Come Together to Make Their Communities Stronger and Better