We start this cozy weekend with hottie Sammy and then some of the top MSM local news links. Take a look:
Fanboy Frustration Fervor
The Kansas City Chiefs have been in a major slump lately, going 1-4 in their last 5 games after starting off the season on an MVP level of 5-0. There's plenty of blame to go around and excuses that we've all made for this team, but it's time to put that to an end.
Kansas City Outreach After Tragedy
There were no working smoke detectors in the home.
Cleaning Up Meth Town Charity
Independence city officials are taking a look at how to deal with the donation bins outside of businesses across the city - some of which have become overflowing eyesores.They won't make any decision in the immediate future, though.
Local Literary Legacy Push Back
In Randy Michael Signor's new novel " Osawatomie," homesteaders settle near the titular Kansas town just before the Civil War. This turns out to be problematic in ways that reverberate for generations (it might as well be a metaphor for America).
KCK Homicide Final Note
Ed Sheeran - Perfect is the song of the day and this is the OPEN THREAD for right now . . .
It's been a week since December Htoo was shot and killed at the laundromat where he worked. It's also the same day the teen was laid to rest. Friday was an emotional day for family and friends of 15-year-old Htoo as the teen was laid to rest after a funeral service.