Edwardsville reschedules court cases

Because of concerns related to snow and ice accumulation overnight, the Edwardsville, Kansas, Municipal Court has canceled the regular Feb. 7 docket.

After staff review, court appearances have been rescheduled to these dates:

Public defender cases have been rescheduled to the Feb. 21 court date.

Trials have been rescheduled to the March 7 court date.

All other court appearances will be rescheduled for a special morning docket on Feb. 28.

Questions about the cancellation or rescheduled court dates may be directed to Edwardsville City Hall at 913-356-6000.

Several Wyandotte County students among degree candidates at KU

Several Wyandotte County students are among the degree candidates at the University of Kansas this fall.

Some candidates participated in recognition events in December, while others will participate in the May KU commencement. Degrees will be conferred officially in January.

Degree candidates from Wyandotte County:

  • Kyle W. Boone, Bonner Springs, Doctor of Philosophy in bioengineering;
  • Luke Dercher, Bonner Springs, Bachelor of Science in computer science;
  • Angelina Alexandra Harrison, Bonner Springs, Bachelor of Arts in psychology;
  • Jennifer Ann Warren, Bonner Springs, Master of Science in homeland security: law and policy;
  • Luciano Ayrton Fasani Ortiz, Edwardsville, Bachelor of Science in computer science;
  • Jessica Alexandra Moulin, Edwardsville, Bachelor of Science in Nursing;
  • Jeffrey M. Alcala, Kansas City, Kansas, Bachelor of Arts in psychology;
  • Dua’a Akram Alwawi, Kansas City, Kansas, Doctor of Philosophy in therapeutic science;
  • Mario Jose Arguelles, Kansas City, Kansas, Bachelor of Arts in public administration;
  • Ragan L Armstrong Kansas City, Kansas, Bachelor of Science in biochemistry;
  • Tiffany Nicole Barbosa, Kansas City, Kansas, Bachelor of Science in Nursing;
  • Stephanie Barraza, Kansas City, Kansas, Bachelor of Science in Nursing;
  • Richard E. DeVries, Kansas City, Kansas, Master of Public Administration;
  • Stephanie Benicia Ellison, Kansas City, Kansas, Bachelor of Business Administration;
  • LaToya Latrice Etiobhio, Kansas City, Kansas, Bachelor of Science in Nursing;
  • John A. Green, Kansas City, Kansas, Bachelor of Business Administration;
  • Landon Hunter Griffith, Kansas City, Kansas, Master of Business Administration;
  • Christina Halfacre, Kansas City, Kansas, Bachelor of Science in Nursing;
  • Aubrie Lynn Hernandez-Tavener, Kansas City, Kansas, Bachelor of Science in Nursing;
  • Angel D Hiatt, Kansas City, Kansas, Bachelor of General Studies in psychology;
  • Heidi Michelle Hild, Kansas City, Kansas, Bachelor of Science in Nursing;
  • Sydney Brenea’ Johnson, Kansas City, Kansas, Bachelor of Science in Business in business administration;
  • Jarius O’Neil Jones, Kansas City, Kansas, Doctor of Education in Educational Leadership and Policy Studies;
  • Lauren Liguore, Kansas City, Kansas, Master of Health Services Administration;
  • Mika R. McIntosh, Kansas City, Kansas, Bachelor of General Studies in political science;
  • Natalie Kay Moon Kansas City Wyandotte Bachelor of Science in Business in accounting;
  • Elizabeth Ann Ohmes, Kansas City, Kansas, Bachelor of Science in Nursing;
  • Kamri Owens, Kansas City, Kansas, Bachelor of Arts in psychology;
  • Lannette L. Peoples, Kansas City, Kansas, Bachelor of General Studies in applied behavioral science;
  • Alyssa Pruden, Kansas City, Kansas, Bachelor of Science in Nursing;
  • Lacy Jo Ralston, Kansas City, Kansas, Bachelor of General Studies in literature, language and writing;
  • Jorge Ramirez, Kansas City, Kansas, Bachelor of Science in Business in accounting;
  • Dasy J. Resendiz, Kansas City, Kansas, Bachelor of Arts in Latin American and Caribbean studies;
  • Lisa Sanesanong, Kansas City, Kansas, Master of Science in Education;
  • Heather Santaniello, Kansas City, Kansas, Bachelor of Science in clinical laboratory science;
  • Claritsa Santiago, Kansas City, Kansas, Master of Science in Education;
  • Shelby Leigh Slater, Kansas City, Kansas, Master of Business Administration;
  • Tamra M. Stinnett, Kansas City, Kansas, Bachelor of Science in Nursing;
  • Choua Thao, Kansas City, Kansas, Bachelor of Science in molecular biosciences;
  • Benjamin Ray Vinson, Kansas City, Kansas, Bachelor of Science in information technology;
  • Kendra Dawn Williams, Kansas City, Kansas, Bachelor of Science in Nursing;
  • Jennifer Xiong, Kansas City, Kansas, Bachelor of Science in Nursing;
  • Jin Woo Yang, Kansas City, Kansas, Bachelor of Science in microbiology;
  • Matha Yang, Kansas City, Kansas, Master of Science in Education;
  • Austin James Yoder, Kansas City, Kansas, Bachelor of Science in biology;
  • Zackary James Young, Kansas City, Kansas, Master of Civil Engineering;
  • Tomas Zamora, Kansas City, Kansas, Master of Science in homeland security: law and policy;
  • Dheni Zarate, Kansas City, Kansas, Bachelor of Science in Journalism.

Vehicle recovered from Kansas River near Edwardsville

Police and fire vehicles responded to a report about a submerged vehicle in the Kansas River near the Edwardsville Boat Ramp today.

According to the Edwardsville police, the vehicle was reported stolen from Leavenworth County.

A tow company and the Metro Water Rescue service from Leavenworth County assisted in the recovery of the vehicle, according to Edwardsville police.