Spotlight on Carthage

Spotlight on Carthage

Maple Leaf Nights Out By now, you know the Maple Leaf Festival includes a parade, an art and craft show, a car show and fair food. You know these things all fall on the third Saturday of October. And you know after the morning and early afternoon festivities on...
Creative Edge

Creative Edge

Creative Edge Family Secrets: The Storytelling Art of Steve Head By Savanah Mandeville   Upcoming Exhibits: Haidee and Allen Wild Center for the Arts Cottey College, Nevada, Missouri Oct. 11-Nov. 3, 2018 Glore Psychiatric Museum 3406 Frederick Ave, St. Joseph,...
Growing Dreams

Growing Dreams

Growing Dreams I have an itch for a niche to grow something small scale that no one else is growing. By Kathleen Swift “The old is coming back to life,” said Bill Tandy. Tandy and his wife, Marilyn, own and operate Florette Florist at 1608 S. Maple in Carthage,...
Nathan Hardy

Nathan Hardy

Nathan Hardy College Heights Christian School Interview and photo by Savanah Mandeville What activities are you involved in at school? What about outside of school? I’m involved in soccer, cross country, track, math league, National Honor Society and Academic Quiz...
Mike Carpino: Community Leader

Mike Carpino: Community Leader

By Kathleen Swift Photos by Savanah Mandeville “You would be hard pressed to find anyone as active and engaged in Cherokee County growth and business expansion,” said Janet Miller, Cherokee County, Kansas, economic development director speaking of Mike Carpino....