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Weather Forecast

Ice Storm Warning

Issued:
4:19 AM CST on February 20, 2018
Expires:
6:00 PM CST on February 20, 2018
Ice Pellets
Tuesday 70%
High 33° / Low 21°
Ice Pellets
Cloudy with intermittent light freezing rain this morning. Temps nearly steady in the low to mid 30s. Winds NW at 10 to 20 mph. Chance of precip 70%.
Mostly Cloudy
Wednesday 20%
High 36° / Low 28°
Mostly Cloudy
Partly cloudy skies in the morning will give way to cloudy skies during the afternoon. High 36F. Winds NNE at 10 to 15 mph.
Overcast
Thursday 20%
High 41° / Low 36°
Overcast
Cloudy. Some mixed winter precipitation possible. High 41F. Winds ENE at 5 to 10 mph.
Partly Cloudy
Friday 10%
High 50° / Low 35°
Partly Cloudy
Cloudy skies early will become partly cloudy later in the day. High near 50F. Winds light and variable.
Chance of a Thunderstorm
Saturday 60%
High 46° / Low 30°
Chance of a Thunderstorm
Rain showers in the morning with scattered thunderstorms arriving in the afternoon. High 46F. Winds NNE at 10 to 15 mph. Chance of rain 60%.
Clear
Sunday 10%
High 50° / Low 38°
Clear
Plentiful sunshine. High near 50F. Winds WSW at 5 to 10 mph.
Clear
Monday 10%
High 52° / Low 37°
Clear
Mainly sunny. High 52F. Winds SW at 10 to 20 mph.

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Raytown man arrested in Brookside

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Raymond C. Hoblia

A 35 year old Raytown resident Raymond C. Hoblia was arrested in the Brookside area of Kansas City. A man in the 400 block of W. 59th Terrace saw Hoblia trying to open a sliding door side of his home. The he called police. Officers already nearby responded. The officers found the suspect in a nearby house. A K-9 officer was brought in and apprehended Hoblia who was hiding in a bedroom closet.

While all the news refers to Hoblia as a Kansas City man, the charging documents give his address in the 5900 block of Kentucky Ave. which is in the heart of Raytown. Hoblia has felony convictions in 2001 for Robbery and Armed Criminal Action and another conviction in 2011 for Burglary. Both these convictions were for crimes committed in Jackson County, MO.

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Rice-Tremonti Lawn party

Rice-Tremonti Lawn party: Ice cream, live music, Buffalo Soldiers and crafts

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The Friends of the Rice-Tremonti Home will hold an old-fashioned lawn party on the grounds of the Rice-Tremonti Home on Sunday, Sept. 25, 2-6 p.m. The 1844 era farmhouse is located at 8801 E. 66st St. in Raytown. Admission is free for the afternoon event and ice cream will be served and homemade jams and bread will be for sale.

Three Americana/Folk music acts are on the schedule. The Shortleaf Band will play at 2 p.m.; the duo of Betse & Clarke will perform at 3:30 p.m. and Kelly Hunt will play at 4:30 p.m. Each group will evoke the sounds of yesteryear in contemporary stylings. Attendees are encouraged to bring a lawn chair, sit back and enjoy the entertainment.

In addition, historic re-enactors of the Kansas City-Leavenworth area chapter of the National 9th and 10th (Horse) Cavalry Association, or Buffalo Soldiers, will be present to explain how African-American cavalry soldiers played a big role in “taming the West” in the 19th century. The Buffalo Soldiers were members of the 10th Cavalry formed at Fort Leavenworth in 1866. They protected settlers during the westward expansion. Members of the group will be present throughout the afternoon and will give a talk at 3:30 p.m.

A talented group of crafters will sell their hand-made wares to attendees. Participating crafters include: Beyond Scentsations, soy candles and wax melts; Serendipity Dish, unique towel sets for kids; Revamp By Lady Dunn, one of a kind jewelry; Hum-A-Long Ranch, alpaca wool goods; Cassie’s K-9 Bakery, homemade dog treats; Designs By Downing, quilts, children’s bibs and aprons; Soapnotica, handmade soaps and lotions made to pamper you and your skin and Ailina Jewelry, handmade jewelry of stones, crystal, glass and metal beads. More are expected to sign up. No fees for crafters!

Of course, the Friends of Rice-Tremonti will serve homemade ice cream to cap off a fun afternoon outdoors. Yes, it’s all  free, but donations are always welcome as the not-for-profit group is responsible for all upkeep and preservation costs of maintaining this 172-year-old westward trails and Civil War landmark. Tours of the house and Aunt Sophie’s cabin will be held during the afternoon.

For more information contact Leigh Elmore, president of the Friends of the Rice-Tremonti Home Assn., 816-510-8179.