Thursday, June 08, 2017

The Kansas City Thursday Morning Sit Down

Aria Giovanni and her classic pin-up pose inspires this early morning Kansas City link collection. Checkit:

KCMO Long Walk Home Life Lesson
School bus drops first grader off 16 blocks away from home
Fear Party District Destruction
Neighborhood critics fail to stop major Westport redevelopment project
Gun Crime Allegation Redux

Felon indicted for carrying gun into Kansas City federal courthouse

A Kansas City man has been indicted for illegally possessing a firearm he carried into a federal courthouse while allegedly high on PCP. According to a Justice Department news release, 42-year-old Joshua D. Hughes, a convicted felon, carried a Sig Sauer .40-caliber semi-automatic handgun into the federal courthouse on May 26, 2017.

Crook Steals Kansas City Classic

1969 Pontiac Trans AM given as wedding gift stolen from Kansas City garage

KANSAS CITY, Mo. - A Kansas City couple is searching for clues after their prized possession-- a blue and white striped 1969 Pontiac Trans Am -- was stolen from their locked garage early Tuesday morning.

KCK Witness Allegation

KC man accused of tampering with a witness in shooting

A KCK man, charged in connection with a shooting, will now also face charges of assaulting and tampering with a witness. Marcus Barrett, 34, has been charged with first-degree assault, armed criminal action and unlawful possession of a firearm.

Rock Chalk Indecision

Kansas schools wait for governor's decision on school funding bill

KANSAS CITY, Kan. - School leaders in the state of Kansas are being advised not to make any financial decisions about the upcoming school year because Governor Sam Brownback has yet to make a decision about Senate Bill 19. Tuesday night the Kansas Senate and House overrode the Brownback's veto of the tax bill, making it law.

Home Team Hangs On

Royals slip past Astros 7-5

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) - Jason Vargas tossed five solid innings for his eighth victory, Cheslor Cuthbert drove in three runs and the Kansas City Royals defeated the Houston Astros 7-5 on Wednesday night. The anticipated pitching duel between Vargas (8-3) and Dallas Keuchel, who have the two best ERAs in the majors, never materialized.

For #TBT Judy Garland singing Smile is the song of the day and this is the OPEN THREAD for right now . . .


Anonymous said...

Folks, please don't put apostrophes in your children's names. Thank you.

Anonymous said...

Agreed, the only real tragedy in that story was the name Ri'li.

Anonymous said...

"Kansas schools wait for governor's decision on school funding bill"


"Libard school board cronies lick their chops at the thought of wasting more tax payer money on districts full of bastard children"