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

True aim: Bonner Springs couple founds archery club
July 30, 2015
During an eight-year stint in Phoenix, Kansas natives Kerry and Joanna Heidebrecht, along with their son, Kolton, fell in love with archery.
Bonner council supports amphitheater renovation costs
July 29, 2015
The city of Bonner Springs has agreed to provide $30,000 and take a more than $8,000 reduction in tax revenues in an effort to ensure Cricket Wireless Amphitheater remains a viable entertainment venue and draw to the city.
City of Basehor’s bond rating upgraded
July 28, 2015
The city of Basehor this week learned that its bond rating has been upgraded.
Mother-daughter duo opens Bonner Springs event space
July 22, 2015
Loey Lockerby said finding a hassle-free special event space, especially in her native Wyandotte County, has been a constant challenge.
Face to Face: Bonner Springs camp director Patty Nickell
July 22, 2015
Lifelong Bonner resident and summer camp leader Patty Nickell chats with us for this week’s Face to Face.
After flash flood, Basehor residents seek answers
City says drainage system did not fail
July 22, 2015
Stephenie and Josh Sudduth were in the basement with their four children during severe storms on July 6 when they noticed water on the floor.
Basehor’s 2016 budget calls for property tax increase
Additional funds will be saved for city campus construction
July 22, 2015
The Basehor City Council is planning for a slight property tax increase next year in order to save up for the future.
BLHS duo to take stage at WyCo Fair
July 21, 2015
The Wyandotte County Fair will have a little bit of a Basehor-Linwood flair on Wednesday.
Edwardsville expects revenue increase in 2016
City manager cautions that debt payments also will rise
July 15, 2015
The Edwardsville City Council got a bit of positive news as they began reviewing 2016 budget numbers Monday.
Former police officer buys Bonner office building
July 15, 2015
For more than 14 years, Patrick Budy’s drive to work ended at 120 N. Nettleton Avenue.

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Recent photos

Andy Frazier, pastor at Bonner Springs United Methodist Church.

Patty Nickell, director of Great Adventure Summer Camp for Bonner Springs Parks and Recreation.

Loey Lockerby and Kay Huddleston plan to open Happenings Event Space in the former Speedway Grill in Bonner Springs this weekend.

Alexis Moeschler makes her way up the new climbing wall at Bonner Springs Aquatic Center.

Patrick Budy, former Bonner Springs police officer, recently purchased and moved his insurance agency into the former Magnum Opus building.

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