U.S. Rep. Kevin Yoder (from left); Henry E. Lyons, president of the Olathe, Overland Park, Leawood NAACP Unit; Blue Springs Mayor Carson Ross; and Kansas Lt. Gov. Jeff Colyer. Ross, the first African-American mayor Blue Springs, received the Legacy Award.
U.S. Rep. Kevin Yoder (from left); Henry E. Lyons, president of the Olathe, Overland Park, Leawood NAACP Unit; Blue Springs Mayor Carson Ross; and Kansas Lt. Gov. Jeff Colyer. Ross, the first African-American mayor Blue Springs, received the Legacy Award. Olathe, Overland Park, Leawood NAACP
U.S. Rep. Kevin Yoder (from left); Henry E. Lyons, president of the Olathe, Overland Park, Leawood NAACP Unit; Blue Springs Mayor Carson Ross; and Kansas Lt. Gov. Jeff Colyer. Ross, the first African-American mayor Blue Springs, received the Legacy Award. Olathe, Overland Park, Leawood NAACP

Local NAACP group honors leaders in diversity advocacy

January 26, 2017 4:44 PM