The Platte County Sports Commission held its 5th annual youth sports festival on Saturday, Aug. 3 at Zona Rosa Town Center.
The Mid-Continent Public Library’s Dearborn branch hosted the Dearborn Duck Days on Tuesday, Aug. 6.
Hundreds gathered on Saturday, Aug. 10 at Zona Rosa Town Center for the 11th annual UNICO Microbrew Festival in Kansas City North.
Kansas City-based Exotics R Us brought two armadillos, a chinchilla, Fennec fox, Mountain coati and Ringtail lemur to the Mid-Continent Library’s Parkville branch on Tuesday, July 30.
Find a photo gallery from the many happenings at the Platte County Fair on Friday, July 26 in Tracy.
Find a photo gallery from the many happenings at the Platte County Fair on Saturday, July 27 in Tracy.
Find a photo gallery from the Platte County Livestock Booster show held Friday and Saturday, July 27 and 28 at the Platte County Fair.
Find a photo gallery from the many happenings at the Platte County Fair on Thursday, July 25 in Tracy.
Find a photo gallery from the many happenings at the Platte County Fair on Wednesday, July 24 in Tracy.
The opening night of the Platte County Fair featured a rodeo at the grandstand arena.
The second graduating class from the Riverside Police Department Jr. Police Academy was held on Friday, July 19 at the Riverside Community Center.
Find a photo gallery of events held in downtown Parkville during the city’s Independence Day celebrations.
Weston held a 4th of July celebration with events throughout the day in the downtown portion of town.
The Camden Point Freedom Festival featured a parade and a concert by Casi Joy on Saturday, June 29 in Camden Point.
Art teacher Sheri Kerns displays the art work of the students at North Platte Elementary in Camden Point throughout the school year. Here are some of the projects the students did this year.
Pictured is Humphrey’s Road near the Humphrey’s Access area, where water has spilled over the roadway and filled the nearby fields.
Zona Rosa hosted the Festa Italiana event May 31 through June 3, featuring Italian food, live music and other entertainment and activities.
Platte and English Landing parks were flooded again last week, with flood waters rising up into the city parking lots and to the Parkville Farmer’s Market pavilion.
West Platte High School’s senior class graduated at a ceremony held Sunday, May 19 at the high school in Weston.
North Platte High School hosted graduation for the class of 2019 on Sunday, May 12 in Dearborn, Mo.
Park Hill South seniors posed for photos wearing the school colors of their future colleges, while faculty members wore the school colors of where they graduated from on Wednesday, May 1 in Riverside.
Line Creek Community Center in Kansas City hosted a special skating party in celebration of Star Wars Day on Saturday, May 4. Skaters who came dressed as their favorite Star Wars characters got onto the ice for free.
A North Platte High School student and five from Platte County High School were the finalist for the Platte-Clay Electric essay contest. Two students were selected to go to Washington, D.C. this summer: Platte County’s Hayden Humes and North Platte’s Jakob Scroggins.
Park University was the title sponsor for the Kansas City Chiefs Draft Fest held on Saturday, April 27 at Arrowhead Stadium.
There were Easter Egg hunts on back-to-back weekends in Platte City on April 6 and April 13. Wells Bank, Platte Valley, Platte County Community Center North, Remax House of Dreams, Price Chopper and St. Luke’s were all sponsors of the two events.
The Platte Land Trust hosted a Family Time Outdoor event on Saturday, April 13 at Charlotte Sawyers Nature Area in Parkville.
The ribbon cutting ceremony for the new Kansas City International single terminal airport on Monday, March 25. Members of the council and other dignitaries were there, while Chiefs announcer Mitch Holthus was the emcee.