75 years ago
Tour de Lakes 12th annual Tom Logan Memorial bike ride will take place June 29
Lee’s Summit resident Chase Craddock, a senior at York College, was named to the Dean’s List for his academic performance during the spring 2013 semester.
The Lee’s Summit Symphony will end its 10th anniversary year with a special concert – Celebration at the Kauffman Center for the Performing Arts at 8 p.m. June 15.
A Centerview man wanted on a fugitive warrant for a parole violation was arrested in Lee’s Summit with the aid of the K-9 unit after a brief foot pursuit
Load-In 5-8 p.m.
The volunteer musicians of the Lee’s Summit Symphony and friends celebrated the organization’s 10th anniversary June 4 at Longview Mansion.
Maria Houston, of Lee’s Summit, a Modern Woodmen of America representative, recently completed a five-day educational program at Modern Woodmen’s home office in Rock Island, Ill.
George Harding, Lee’s Summit’s manager of animal control, resigned from the city this week to take a job leading the National Association of Animal Control.
The Annual 5K Run, Night Flight is set for 9 p.m. Friday, June 14 at Harris Park. The race route will begin and end at Harris Park and go through downtown Lee’s Summit, the entire route is paved. Pre-registration only. Fees are $30 for participants ages 14 and up and $25 for 13 and under. Night of registrations will not be available. Lee’s Summit Parks & Recreation is hosting a post-race swim at Summit Waves. Participants will have free entry to the “Dash & Dive Party” and family members are welcome for $4 each.
76 years ago
Over 500 participants and 60 health-related vendors visited Lee’s Summit Medical Center for the Community Health Fair. Here a few try aerobics.
“Healing” and “cathartic” are the two words Becky Trankle uses to describe what it means to her to attend the Village Hospice Memorial Service and Butterfly Release.
Lee’s Summit Attorney Randall Cain was elected President of the Eastern Jackson County Bar Association at the annual meeting on May 3. Randall began his practice in 1984, and has had offices in Lee’s Summit since 1986. He specializes in personal injury and wrongful death cases.
Visitors to Downtown Days in Lee’s Summit have a chance to help save a life by volunteering and registering to be a bone marrow donor.