Buffalo

Johnson County's Commissioners reviewed and then approved the rewritten Employee Handbook during their regular meeting Tuesday.

This Saturday at the Occidental Hotel in Buffalo, singer/songwriter Michael Martin Murphey will perform music from his latest release, “High Stakes: Cowboy Songs VII.”

Michael Johnson, a former employee at a Buffalo newspaper, was scheduled to make his initial appearance in Johnson County Circuit Court Monday on multiple counts of sexual abuse, drug and child pornography charges, but waived his initial appearance and will now wait for scheduling for his arraignment in District Court.

Buffalo will host the 2016 season-opening event for the Professional Indian Horse Racing Association (PIHRA) this weekend, June 11th and 12th at the Johnson County Fairgrounds.

Randy Dyess, Vice-Chairmen of the Johnson County Airport Board, came before the county commissioners at their last meeting to answer questions from them and to update them on the latest happenings and issues at the airport and the latest on the Airport Master Plan.

Johnson County's Commissioners approved a request by Volunteers of America (VOA) for their quarterly draw of funds from their annual grant through the US Department of Justice's Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention (OJJDP) program in the amount of just over $8,000.

A boundary line adjustment between three separate parcels of land was approved by the Johnson County Commissioners, after it was brought before them by County Planner Jim Waller.

* UPDATE:
Michael Johnson was scheduled to make his initial appearance in Johnson County Circuit Court Monday on multiple counts of sexual abuse, drug and child pornography charges, but waived his initial appearance and will now wait for scheduling for his arraignment in District Court.
Sheridan Media will continue following this story and update it as information becomes available.

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