SM East volleyball season comes to an end after Lancers advance to second round of sub-state. The SM East volleyball team’s breakout season came to a close on Saturday as the Lancers fell in the second round of sub-state to a tough Blue Valley Northwest squad. The Lancers defeated northeast Johnson County rival SM North in the first round of sub-state play, but couldn’t get past the Huskies in the final set, losing 28-26. The upside for the Lancers is that all but one player — senior Ellie Booton – will be around next year. The Lancers finished the season 27-9, and stayed in the top five Kansas 6A rankings.
Merriam woman killed in tree-cutting accident. A Merriam woman died Friday as her family worked to remove a large tree at a home in the 8400 block of 64th Street. The tree fell on the 29-year-old in what appears to be a tragic accident. [Woman dies in tree cutting accident in Merriam, Kansas — KSHB]
Prairie Village Police holding next “Coffee with a Cop” event Sunday. Prairie Village Police will be hosting their next “Coffee with a Cop” event this Sunday, Nov. 1, at the State Line Road Hy-Vee. Starting at 8:30 a.m., officers will be on hand to discuss community issues and concerns (and, of course, drink coffee) with resident.
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