Author Archive :

Girl Scouts Testimonial

“From my perspective, it’s important that all girls have a significant view of the opportunities available to them in the future. I think Girl Scouts does a great job of exposing girls to a variety of opportunities.

read more


Congratulations, Nicole & Calvin!

Mr. and Mrs. Michael A. Luby, Jr. of Fairway are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Kathlyn Nicole Luby, to Calvin Woodard Tidwell, the son of Mrs. Brant Tidwell of Prairie Village and the late Mr. Tidwell. The bride-to-be is the granddaughter of Mrs. Robert E. Smith of Prairie Village and the late Dr. Smith and Mrs. Michael A. Luby, Sr. of McKinney, Texas, and the late Mr. Luby. Nicole is a graduate of Shawnee Mission East High School. She was a Jewel Ball debutante in 2011.

read more


Truman Medical Center Charitable Foundation – White Coat Gala

Truman Medical Center Charitable Foundation’s White Coat Gala was held on April 9th at the Kansas City Marriott Downtown. Neil T. Douthat was the honorary chairman, and Rachael Weber Sabates and Dr. Nelson Sabates were the chairmen of the event that celebrated Truman Medical Center’s 40th anniversary. Guests enjoyed a gourmet dinner and remarks and songs from Keynote Speaker Dr. Ronan Tynan.

read more


St. Luke’s North Hospital – Imagine…A Night of Jesters and Jazz

Lisa and Dr. Don Cole, Michelle and Brian Smith, Dr. Shelby and Dustin Durand, and Twyla and John Wilson were the co-chairmen of St. Luke’s North Hospital’s Imagine…A Night of Jesters and Jazz on April 1st at the Courtyard Marriott at Briarcliff. Partygoers enjoyed fabulous entertainment by Quixotic and Tim Whitmer and the KC Express. Proceeds support the Saint Luke’s North Hospital Women’s Imaging Center 3D mammography program.

read more


The Mission Valley Hunt

The Mission Valley Hunt celebrated the fantasy of the hunt with a day of horn blowing and whip cracking. After the hunt, a breakfast was held at the Fin and Feather clubhouse. That evening, the Hunt Ball was held at Carriage Club, where long-time member Arthur Stern was honored. Mrs. Monte McDowell served as the chairman.

Specialty drinks were served in engraved copper mugs at the Patrons’ Party. Having a wonderful time were Mr. and Mrs. Matt Gray and Mrs. Bryan Frank, addressing.

read more