Just a quick look at some of the local conversation and news links for Sunday afternoon . . .
Losing Home Team Perspective
Chiefs player addresses violence in Charlottesville
Meet The News Number 2
After one pre-season game - Kansas City Chiefs Rookie Quarterback Patrick Mahomes is getting a promotion. Head Coach Andy Reid announced Sunday that Mahomes would be shifting into the back-up quarterback slot. In the pre-season game against San Francisco, Mahomes completed 7 passes in 9 attempts.
Help Find This Kansas City Dude
Police asking for help to find man with dementia after he wandered away from home Saturday Charles W. Johnson, 78, has dementia and a pacemaker. He left home Saturday without his cell phone or wallet. The Kansas City Police Department is asking for help to find a man with dementia who wandered away from home Saturday.
Another End Of The World Guide
The good people at NASA, regular ole space nerds, and Americans of all stripes are looking forward to experiencing what to many could be a once-in-a-lifetime event. And in the coming days, many will be gearing up for the hotly anticipated solar eclip...
Meth Town Gunfight Party
Independence police are investigating after two people were shot overnight.
What To Expect This Season
We have officially kicked off the preseason for the Kansas City Chiefs. Though they lost their preseason opener to the San Francisco 49ers, there was still quite a bit to be happy with in the Chiefs first action of the year. Most importantly, we learned some things about what this team will look like in 2017.
Baseball Series Win For August
The big question coming into today was whether Jason Vargas would be able to find a useful form again or if he was doomed to be terrible for the rest of the season. That question was quickly put on the back burner; for the fourth time in five games on this road-trip the Royals took an early 3-0 lead.
And this is the OPEN THREAD for right now . . .