AND WE'RE BACK!!!
Hottie Kate sets an important example of enduring beauty for us all . . .
Quick round-up of morning headlines worth a peek as we share some lady pop culture news that's apropos for #TBT. Take a look:
Atlantic: The Invisibility of Older Women
WebMD: Could Diet Sodas Raise Older Women's Stroke Risk?
QZ: Older women’s brains look similar to younger men’s
Closer to home, here's the news that starts our morning . . .
Winter Has KCMO All Busted Up
OVERLAND PARK, KS (KCTV) -- Overland Park Regional's Emergency Room is one of 11 owned by HCA. Between 5 A.M. and 4 P.M. Wednesday, injury visits at all their ERs combined were up 40% from a typical winter day. About half were people hurt in wrecks, mostly during the morning rush hour.
Will Watch Groups Save Kansas City?!?!
KANSAS CITY, Mo. - Kansas City Police's South Patrol opened its doors Wednesday night to help neighborhoods establish Neighborhood Watch Groups and tackle crime. More than 20 people from across Kansas City asked questions and engaged in discussion. The goal-- make their neighborhoods safer.
Lesson In New Local Rides
Students in Kansas City Public Schools will ride to school next year on new propane-fueled buses, part of a three-year, $60.6 million transportation contract with Student Transportation of America. "We're very excited about that," said Linda Quinley, chief financial officer for the district, after the school board voted to approve the contract Wednesday night.
Checking Tech Town Talk
KC Tech Council released finalists Wednesday for its No Coast awards - a March 8 celebration of trailblazing innovators across the tech industry in Kansas City - which features a handful of startup founders and companies. "These are the folks who went above and beyond in tech," KC Tech Council said in announcement of the finalists.
Kansas City Chiefs Switcheroo
UPDATE: 9:29 p.m. Arrowhead Time Pro Football Talk's Mike Florio calls out Rapoport's report, suggesting the Chiefs UPDATE: 8:07 p.m. Arrowhead Time NFL Network insider Ian Rapoport confirms La Canfora's earlier report. are "simply trying to drum up interest" themselves . Sources: The #Chiefs have had trade talks centered around star pass-rusher Justin Houston.
Show-Me Lady Footballer Pioneer
FAYETTE, MO (KMOV.com) -- A girl is breaking down barriers on the football field, and she will do it from a college in Missouri. Toni Harris recently committed to play football for Central Methodist University, which is located in Fayette, MO.
Next Snow On Blast
Low temperatures below zero are possible Monday
Joan Jett and the Blackhearts - Crimson & Clover is the #TBT song of the day and this is the OPEN THREAD for right now . . .