Local news

The Chieftain’s Pet of the Week: Dottie
September 19, 2014
Dottie is available for adoption at Bonner Animal Rescue.
Edwardsville website business thinks outside the WordPress box
September 19, 2014
Paul Adams is a self-proclaimed geek — even in his spare time, he is constantly reading to learn about the latest in technology.
Edwardsville police move into new facility
September 18, 2014
When Officer Mike Marshall began working for the Edwardsville Police Department in February 2012 after retiring as a captain from the Johnson County Sheriff’s Department, he quickly saw the challenges the department faced with its building.
Bonner veteran takes part in Sept. 11 Honor Flight
September 18, 2014
Patriot Day was so named in honor of those who lost their lives Sept. 11, 2001, but last week, it also served as a very special day for a true patriot from Bonner Springs.
Face to Face: Edwardsville pastor Joe Alford
September 17, 2014
Father Joe Alford of St. Martin in the Field Episcopal Church in Edwardsville is the subject of this week’s Face to Face column.
Edwardsville seeks to improve means of addressing dilapidated buildings
September 16, 2014
The city of Edwardsville plans to create better means of addressing dangerous, unsafe or unfit structures.
Bonner youth earns state fair photography honors
September 16, 2014
A Bonner Springs youth was part of a Wyandotte County team that took first in the photography contest Sept. 7 at the Kansas State Fair.
Remember When for Sept. 18, 2014
September 15, 2014
Events reported this week in The Chieftain 10, 25, 50 and 100 years ago.
Bonner’s fall city-wide yard sale set for Sept. 27
September 12, 2014
The Bonner Springs Parks and Recreation Department is hosting its annual Fall City Wide Yard Sale for those interested in buying or selling goods Sept. 27.
Bonner student completes Cosmosphere camp
September 10, 2014
Mya Young of Bonner Springs, daughter of Michael and Julia Young, attended the Camp KAOS Space 201 program June 8-13 at the Cosmosphere.
Bonner scarecrow entries sought for upcoming ‘parade’
September 10, 2014
Bonner Springs Tourism committee has announced it is now accepting entries for the annual Scarecrows on Parade contest, Sept. 24-Oct. 31.
Bonner library program shares history of 1924 Monarchs game in Bonner
September 10, 2014
Bonner Springs baseball fans are about to become familiar with the names Bullet Rogan, Jose Mendez, Dobie Moore and Hurley McNair.
Remember When for Sept. 11, 2014
September 8, 2014
Events reported this week in The Chieftain 10, 25, 50 and 100 years ago.
Bonner teachers finalists for Teacher of the Year
September 8, 2014
Two Bonner Springs teachers were chosen among all nominees in Johnson and Wyandotte Counties to move to the final selection group in the 2015 Kansas Teacher of the Year award.
The Chieftain’s Pet of the Week: Jazzy
September 5, 2014
Jazzy is a 1-year-old Pit Bull Terrier available for adoption through Bonner Animal Rescue.