If you think weeds are aggravating, you should have James Hoge’s assignment. He is the noxious weed director for the Johnson County Department of Public Works and Infrastructure. His main duties are to control, manage, and eradicate noxious weeds... more
It’s mid-February and we’re in the midst of cold and flu season. Lougene Marsh, director of Johnson County Department of Health and Environment, says the most significant thing everyone can do to prevent the spread of disease is proper hand... more
Do you ever think about the people who record every word spoken during a trial or help the deaf and hard of hearing population watch television? This is the week to celebrate court reporters and captioners. The Johnson County Board of County... more
A poetry reading tomorrow night features former and current inmates at the Lansing Correctional Facility. It's part of the Thomas Zvi Wilson Reading Series, which bring locally and nationally known poetry and prose writers to Johnson County.... more
At its regular meeting today, the Johnson County Board of Commissioners approved a Memorandum of Understanding between Johnson County Library and the City of Lenexa, stating the intent of JCL and the City of Lenexa to cooperate in locating and... more
During this morning’s Board of County Commissioners meeting, seven businesses (listed below) that are leading the way in waste diversion and sustainability in Johnson County were recognized as the first class of Certified Green Partners.