The Girl Scouts of NE Kansas & NW Missouri recently announced an annual gift of $5,000 from the Glenn and Carolyn Hodges of Lenexa to go toward grants to pay for CPR training for scouts and scout leaders in the region. Glenn referred to the gift as the Carolyn Hodges Great Save Fund.
This “motion picture review” of MGM’s “The Wizard of Oz” appeared Sunday, Aug. 20, 1939, in The Kansas City Star. The film played a one-week exclusive engagement starting Aug. 18 at Loew’s Midland theater, 1228 Main St.
Northland’s Shoal Creek Parkway is now one continuous route from about U.S. 169 to the Staley High School area. It should make getting to school safer for Fox Hill Elementary students because high school traffic won’t be using 106th Street as much.