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June 13th, 2011

Buffalo Awarded 2012 RMI Convention

Buffalo learned late last week they have been awarded the 2012 Convention for Rocky Mountain International (RMI)Roundup.

Justice Center On Schedule For August Move-In

Buffalo Police Chief Mike Chapman told the Buffalo City Council the new Justice Center project is moving along on schedule for the August move-in date, barring any major issues popping up.

Jo Co Commission Approves Deputy Coroner

At their regular meeting last week, Johnson County’s commissioners approved a request from County Coroner Dave Harness to approve a deputy coroner.

June 12th

2nd Annual Walk for Life

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Registration table for the "Walk for Life."

Legacy Pregnancy Resource Center held its 2nd Annual “Walk for Life” Saturday morning. A trip from Washington Park to Emerson Park and back, participants put in two miles as a fundraiser for the non profit.

Another Successful Celebrate the Arts

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Sonja Caywood at work oil painting.

A balmy Saturday was perfect weather as the three day “Celebrate the Arts” came to a finish. Twenty-three artists set up workstations in front of local businesses giving audiences a live picture of what they do.

A Day for the Birds

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Eight year-old Jersey DeHaven fast at work on her birdhouse.

A walk by Landon's Greenhouse found a bunch of youngsters hard at work on Saturday. It was all part of the Landon's Kids' Club, which gives children the opportunity to learn about gardening, all while having fun.

"Rock Star" Rocketed and then Rolled

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The Sheridan County Fairgrounds was the place to be Saturday evening for a roaring good time as Monster Trucks came to town and oh did they ever perform. "Rock Star," shown here won two of the three Monster Truck competitions - the Wheelie Contest and the Freestyle - while Razin Kane won the racing competition.

Jo Co Commissioners to Hire New Assistant

Johnson County Courthouse

The Johnson County Commissioners have announced a special meeting to discuss the hiring of a new Commissioner’s Assistant.

Rabies Clinic Wraps Up, Numbers Down

The Dog and Cat Shelter Only only saw about half of the animals it usually treats come for vaccinations at thier annual rabies clinic held this past week at the Kendrick Park Bandshell, according to shelter director Cel Hope.

Trail End Historic Site hosts 'Hands on History' this week

The Trail End State Historic Site will host its Hands On History program Monday through Friday where sixth through eighth grade students from around the area will learn and participate in the process of curating artifacts.