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Murder trial enters third day
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The prosecution concluded its case Thursday in the murder trial of Donald D. Collins.
Bennett denied request to reopen case
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Quadruple murderer David Cornell Bennett Jr. lost his bid to get a hearing set on his 2013 case.
Unsafe playing conditions at NJCAA region softball tournament cause injury to Neosho County player, raise inequity...
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A Neosho County Panthers softball player suffered an injury during warmups due to unsafe field conditions during the NJCAA Region VI Tournament in Topeka on May 16.
The wait is almost over
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The countdown to the 2022 Katy Days Festival is nearing its end, and the event so many excitedly anticipate is upon us.
KC author, illustrator to appear at Katy Days
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People can meet author and illustrator John Hare, who has written many books for children, at Katy Days this year.
Labette County Jail receives COVID-19 grant
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OSWEGO — The Labette County Sheriff’s Office has been awarded a $164,000 grant from the Kansas Department of Health and Environment to support COVID-19 mitigation and testing of inmates, staff and visitors in the Labette County Jail.
Testimony from 2 police officers heard in murder trial
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Jurors in the murder trial of Donald D. Collins on Wednesday heard testimony from two police officers, a paramedic, a pathologist and a deputy coroner.
Labette County swimmers claim seventh at KSHSAA state championships
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SHAWNEE — With just four swimmers in its arsenal, Labette County finished in seventh place out of 40 teams as the KSHSAA 5-1A State Swim and Dive Championships over the weekend.
Jury trial begins for second-degree murder case
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Brandy Scott, 911 director, and Jessica Muller, 911 supervisor, answered questions from the state and defense counsel in a second-degree murder trial that started Tuesday.
Labette County OKs high-speed fiber connection
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OSWEGO — Labette County commissioners on Monday agreed to work with Kansas FiberNet to install a high-speed fiber connection from the road to the tower at 10000 and Meade roads that the county uses to broadcast its 800 megahertz radio…
Weidert files for election
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Labette County Commissioner Terry Weidert of rural Parsons has filed for election to his 2nd District seat.
Labette County girls nab third at KSHSAA 4A regionals
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CHANUTE — Labette County’s girls took third as a team at the KSHSAA 4A Regional meet on Friday while Ava Alloway and Russell McCarty grabbed individual titles at Chanute High School.
Parsons Land Bank accepts 2 properties
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Members of the Parsons Land Bank gave approval for the acquisition of two properties in the city.
Judge agrees to depart prison term for Parsons man
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A Labette County judge this week agreed to depart from a required prison term for a Parsons man convicted of robbery.
Parsons man pleads to aggravated domestic battery
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A Parsons man charged with attempted murder pleaded to a less serious charge this week and should receive probation at sentencing.
Man pleads to aggravated battery charge
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A Parsons man pleaded guilty Thursday to battering a Parsons woman in a convenience store parking lot a year ago. The prosecutor dismissed an attempted murder charge related to the man firing a gun at the woman.
Group approves 3% fee increase for trash transfer station
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The county solid waste committee on Wednesday morning approved a 3% increase charged for collecting trash at the trash transfer station south of Parsons.
LCC loses accreditation in PTA program
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On May 10, the Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education (CAPTE) upheld its previous decision to withdraw accreditation from the physical therapist and physical therapist assistant education program at Labette Community College.
Library preparing for summer reading program
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The Parsons Public Library is riding the waves to the 2022 summer reading program with activities planned for all ages.
Quirin earns state golf berth
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FORT SCOTT — Jayce Quirin of Parsons secured the final spot to the KSHSAA 4A State Golf Championships with a 12th place finish at regionals in Fort Scott on Monday.
Longtime lawman seeks 2nd District county seat
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Kevin Lahey, a longtime law enforcement officer, has filed for the 2nd District seat on the Labette County Commission. The seat is currently occupied by Commissioner Terry Weidert, who has not yet filed for re-election.
Erie library thankful for grants
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ERIE — Erie City Public Library’s Director Julie Kent believes wholeheartedly in the quote, “Never underestimate the power of a planted seed.”
Music in the Park concerts announced
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Music in the Park will feature nine concerts this year, showcasing some bands with classic rock, country and blues influences, among others.
Labette's season ends at the hands of Neosho County in NJCAA Region VI Tournament
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TOPEKA — For the second straight season, the Labette Cardinals’ season ended on the final day of the NJCAA Region VI Tournament.
Dr. Hollins speaks at LCC graduation
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Inspiration leads to aspiration and aspiration led to success for Dr. Etta Hollins, the 2022 Labette Community College Cardinal citee who spoke Friday night to graduates during the 98th commencement.