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Tweet If it’s the Friday before the Kentucky Derby, you’d better believe its time for our annual trip in the wayback machine to honor the pride of Prairie Village. In the olden timey days, back before Prairie Village was even Prairie Village, the land that today houses the Corinth shops and the Corinth Downs sub-division [...]
Tweet Former Johnson County Sun publisher Steve Rose penned a great column this week looking back on some of the keystones of life in 1950s Prairie Village that are no longer. Read the whole thing here — it’s worth the time. Here were a couple of my favorite paragraphs: This may sound like an odd [...]
Tweet In the spirit of learning on this first day of the school year, we thought we’d pass along word about a nice research tool for local history buffs. JoCoHistory.org recently relaunched with an updated design. Users can explore information by browsing through archives for their city, or by searching through records sorted by categories [...]