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    Distinguished achievement

    Kylie Ewing, (left) co-founder of Pro Deo Youth Center in Lee’s Summit was awarded the Distinguished Achievement Award by Gamma Delta, a local chapter of Epsilon Sigma Alpha, International. Ewing received this award during the ribbon cutting at the new location on June 17.


    Lane closures on Pryor Road

    Construction to finish improving shoulders of Pryor Road began Aug.15, closing the southbound lane between Longview and Hook roads.


    Jacqueline L Raymond

    Jacqueline L. Raymond 86 of Lee’s Summit passed away on August 17, 2014 at her home. Visitation will be from 6-8 p.m. Aug. 20 at Langsford Funeral Home. Service will be at 10 a.m. Aug. 21 at the funeral home with burial in the Lee’s Summit cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made...


    Landslide bash

    A crowd of close to 750 attended a back-to-school bash to hear soloist Lily Kincaid and Landslide, a Fleetwood Mac tribute band, Aug. 16 in the second free concert of a series at Paradise Park in Lee’s Summit. Gates open at 6 p.m. Sept. 20 for the next concert at the amusment park featuring...


    Years Ago

    85 Years Ago


    Mark your calendars

    7:15 a.m., Emaline Ballroom – Every Friday morning you are cordially invited to attend the Lee’s Summit Sunrise Rotary at the Emaline Ballroom, 616 SW Third St. You will have the opportunity to meet our many business members, have breakfast provided by local restaurateurs and hear ...


    Lost without knowing it

    Last week I took my family to the Iowa State Fair in Des Moines. It was a trip down memory lane for me because trips to the Iowa State Fair were a family tradition when I was growing up. My mom would have an assortment of things submitted for judging and my brother and I dutifully came along in ...



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    Chris Tworkowsky

    Chris Tworkowsky of Lee’s Summit went to be with his Lord and Savior on Aug. 11, 2014 Chris was born on Dec. 20, 1961 in Palmerton, Pa. to the late Stephen and Diane (Trapp) Tworkowsky, and is the beloved husband of Frances Tworkowsky.


    Robert Evans

    Robert Evans died on Aug.11, 2014 at the Lee’s Summit Medical Center. Look for full obit and visitation times in the Aug. 20 Lee’s Summit Journal.

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