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Weather Forecast

Flood Warning

Issued:
10:28 AM CDT on March 22, 2019
Expires:
7:00 AM CDT on March 25, 2019
Mostly Cloudy
Friday 10%
High 66° / Low 44°
Mostly Cloudy
Mainly cloudy. Lows overnight in the mid 40s.
Chance of Rain
Saturday 70%
High 55° / Low 52°
Chance of Rain
Showers early then thundershowers developing later in the day. High near 55F. Winds ESE at 10 to 20 mph. Chance of rain 70%.
Overcast
Sunday 20%
High 60° / Low 46°
Overcast
Overcast. High around 60F. Winds W at 10 to 15 mph.
Partly Cloudy
Monday 20%
High 54° / Low 36°
Partly Cloudy
Cloudy skies early, followed by partial clearing. High 54F. Winds NNE at 10 to 15 mph.
Mostly Cloudy
Tuesday 10%
High 58° / Low 45°
Mostly Cloudy
Partly cloudy skies during the morning hours will become overcast in the afternoon. High 58F. Winds SE at 5 to 10 mph.
Mostly Cloudy
Wednesday 20%
High 66° / Low 57°
Mostly Cloudy
More clouds than sun. High 66F. Winds S at 10 to 20 mph.
Chance of a Thunderstorm
Thursday 60%
High 71° / Low 57°
Chance of a Thunderstorm
Scattered thunderstorms in the morning. Cloudy skies late. High 71F. Winds SSW at 15 to 25 mph. Chance of rain 60%.

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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.