Candice hotness inspires us to blog quite a few afternoon news events and reports worth a peek. Checkit:
Soggy Weekend Planning
You can try to go it alone. But it's more fun to be interactive. Experiences worth sharing with your fellow humans this weekend include the area's biggest comic book and pop culture convention, mosh-pit friendship, getting all warm and fuzzy with the Muppets, air guitar players aiming for international glory and a dog stunt show with a cute quotient powerful enough to make audiences roll over.
Auto Robbery Aftermath
KANSAS CITY, Mo. - A man is in custody after a standoff with police in Kansas City, Mo. Police were called to the 11100 block of Herrick Avenue at approximately 11 a.m. Friday for a disturbance. A woman was reportedly screaming in the street.
Friday Domestic Drama Report
Police officers in Kansas City are investigating an armed robbery that happened at an auto parts store on Friday.
Show-Me GOP Slap Fight
This interview will be on "St. Louis on the Air" at noon on Friday; this story will be updated after the show. You can listen live . On Friday's "Behind the Headlines" with St. Louis on the Air, we'll take an in-depth look at some of the top news stories of the week.
Sunflower Democratic High Hopes
This could be one of those columns where I stomp and snort at Kansas Democrats for mucking it up again. In theory, that's exactly what the latest news would lead you to believe. Three decent candidates are now running for, or seriously eyeballing, a race for governor next year.
Local TV Journalism Stays Winning
KANSAS CITY, Mo. - KSHB-TV, Kansas City's 41 Action News Station, has won three prestigious regional Edward R. Murrow Awards. KSHB was honored in the Continuing Coverage and News Series categories for a project entitled " Suicide Awareness in Schools Law.
Kansas City Teaching Moment
Editor's note: To fulfill Startland News' mission of highlighting challenges in Kansas City, we asked Dr. Mark T. Bedell, the Superintendent of Kansas City Public Schools, to share his vision reintegrating local schools. The opinions expressed in this commentary are the author's alone. I have a mission in Kansas City, Mo.
And this is the OPEN THREAD for right now . . .