Barns, cars and several outbuildings were razed by a tornado that touched down along Leavenworth County Rd. 25 near I-70 Saturday, April 25, 2009. This was part of the same storm that past over Lawrence before moving northeast.
“As an adult my favorite vacation would have to be the Rockies. Colorado has always had a close place in my heart. But as a child I always went to the northern states and I’d have to say that they had the best family oriented activities, such as the Great Lakes and many a fun time on the Mississippi. If it involved water, we were there.”