The sport of golf has lost millions of participants in recent years; says one longtime golfer: “It’s not like the good old days.” But there are efforts to spark interest in the game among young people, with special attention being paid in Johnson County. And a new attraction. the Topgolf complex in Overland Park, is drawing golfers as well.
Overland Park residents living east of Antioch are experiencing delays with their large item trash pickup. Because of an increased volume of large item trash materials being left curbside, collection that normally takes one day has been taking up to a week.
Shawnee’s German American Club presented their annual Oktoberfest family festival on Friday evening at the Shawnee Civic Centre, featuring authentic German food and beverages, live polka music, two traditional German dance groups, and a childrens’ Kinderhall.