Caroline Boyer Bonner Springs Reporter

Caroline is a Lenexa native and a 1999 graduate of Shawnee Mission Northwest High School. She attended the University of Kansas, where she worked for the University Daily Kansan and interned with the Lawrence Journal-World. She graduated from the William Allen White School of Journalism in May 2003 and joined the Shawnee Dispatch in September 2003. Caroline briefly worked for the Bonner Springs Chieftain, from January through August of 2004, before returning to the Dispatch as the city reporter. In 2010, she returned to The Chieftain. She lives in Shawnee with her husband and daughter. Send e-mail to Caroline at cboyer@theworldco.info.

Recent stories

Bonner poker run to provide animal air masks
August 26, 2014
The beneficiaries of an upcoming poker run aren’t unique, but the items that funds raised will actually purchase are a little out of the ordinary.
Face to Face: Bonner Springs pastor Matt Clough
August 20, 2014
Matt Clough, pastor of the new The Fellowship West church in Bonner Springs, is the subject of this week’s Face to Face column.
Growing heirlooms: Bonner farm provides produce for families, restaurants
August 20, 2014
Looking out over 19 rows of vegetable crops, each 200 to 250 feet long and 6 feet wide, Jim and Deb Crum reflect on how it all got started.
Bonner native ready to take Tiblow Days stage
August 19, 2014
Though he has been playing music in different ways for years, Blake Tuttle said the biggest crowd he has ever performed in front of was maybe 50 people.
Bonner Springs diploma completion program for adults now accepting students
August 14, 2014
Michelle Land says she has many stories of adults who were able to finish their high school diploma, and it turned their whole life around.
New Basehor salon aims to serve moms on the go
August 13, 2014
One local woman says she has found the perfect location for a new, “hometown” hair salon.
A new tradition: Haunted house preview becoming Tiblow Days staple
August 12, 2014
Bonner Springs’ annual Tiblow Days festival is known for its parade, carnival rides, concerts … and now, ghosts.
Face to Face: Bonner Springs business owner Jason Cruse
July 30, 2014
Jason Cruse, co-owner of Go!Lizards, chats with us for this week’s Face to Face column.
Face to Face: Bonner Springs business owner Dennis Smith
July 24, 2014
Bonner Springs business owner and Basehor resident Dennis Smith is the subject of this week’s Face to Face column.
Bonner mother-daughter duo go pro as wedding planners
July 23, 2014
A mother-daughter duo from Bonner Springs has made organizing weddings their business, and they’re even gaining a little bit of fame worldwide.

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Recent photos

Visitors come up to pet the horse of "Sir Arthur" following the joust during the 2013 season of the Renaissance Festival.

Debra Fisher, owner of Essential Massage in Downtown Bonner Springs.

Deb and Jim Crum use their 10-acre farm just outside of Bonner Springs in Leavenworth County to provide 54 area families and 15 locally-owned restaurants with fresh-from-the-farm vegetables.

Matt Clough, pastor for The Fellowship West in Bonner Springs.

Bonner native Blake Tuttle is looking forward to performing his songs in front of a bigger crowd Friday at Tiblow Days.

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