Quick evening post featuring all the worthwhile news items for today. Here are the highlights . . .
Mahomes Mania Cont'd
There is no doubt the Kansas City Chiefs would have much rather been in Atlanta preparing for Super Bowl LIII, but instead, five Chiefs- Eric Fisher, Dee Ford, Tyreek Hill, Patrick Mahomes and Anthony Sherman-played in the Pro Bowl on Sunday.
Kansas City Truce Restart
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) - Some Missouri lawmakers are pushing legislation that could end a long-running economic border war between their state and Kansas that has prompted both states to spend millions of dollars in the last decade to lure businesses in the Kansas City metropolitan region across the state line.
Local traffic tragedy
KANSAS CITY, MO. (KCTV) --- One person has died following a crash in the area of NE 72nd Street and N. Brighton Avenue. Police say an individual was driving a red Ford F250 and was traveling south on north Brighton. A witness told police the driver was over both of the yellow center lines.
Old School Abuse Allegations
Season Of Housefires
A man died while sleeping in an early morning house fire that had no working smoke detectors.
Trade Season Starts
The Kansas City Plan. As in what the Kansas City Chiefs did at quarterback. With Alex Smith still capable the Chiefs traded up to draft Patrick Mahomes in 2017. They let Mahomes sit for a year and learn behind Smith, then moved on to the young rocket-armed quarterback in 2018.
Career In Kansas City Wasted
In the 2015 NFL Draft, the Kansas City Chiefs added a wide receiver in the third round. That wide receiver was Chris Conley out of Georgia. The pick was a little surprising since Conley wasn't one of the "higher graded" receivers, but the pick was in and Conley was coming to Kansas City.
And this is the OPEN THREAD for last night . . .