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Johnson County Community College Foundation – Some Enchanted Evening

Reverend Adam Hamilton was honored with The Johnson Countian of the Year award at Johnson County Community College Foundation’s Some Enchanted Evening gala. Chanie and Tom Mitchell were the chairmen, and Clint Robinson served as the corporate sponsor chairman of the 30th annual event on November 12th at the Overland Park Marriott.

Reverend Adam Hamilton, honoree; LaVon Hamilton and Chairmen Chanie and Tom Mitchell
Ally and Chris Gray
Betty Keim with Audrey and Asher Langworthy
Gala Committee Members: (Seated) Christi Stewart, Lou Ann Biggs, Pam Popp, Britton Robinson, Chairman Chanie Mitchell, Susan Lally, Ashley Cherafat, DeAnna Bacon, and Stacy Sopcich (standing) Jon Stewart, Bryan Biggs, Jim Gardner, Corporate Sponsor Chairman Clint Robinson, Chairman Tom Mitchell, Mary Birch, Mike Lally, and Ramin Cherafat
Steve and Nancy Ingram
Ramin and Ashley Cherafat, Joni Becker, Pam Popp, and Jim Gardner

Additional photos featured in the January 7, 2017 issue of The Independent
Photo Credit: Troy Thomas



Catholic Charities of Northeast Kansas – 44th Annual Snow Ball

The 44th Annual Snow Ball was held on January 20th at the Overland Park Convention Center. The event drew more than 2,000 guests, now that’s a blizzard of support! Early…

Junior League of Wyandotte and Johnson Counties – Community Ball and Cotillion

Much merriment ensued at the Junior League of Wyandotte and Johnson Counties’ Community Ball and Cotillion, which was held on December 2nd at the Kansas City Marriott Downtown. The highlight…

Folly Theater – Folly Frolic

Folly Theater hosted its third annual Folly Frolic on December 6th. This year’s theme was “The Folly Went Country, ” and country duo Walker McGuire was the featured performer. Guests…

Kansas City Ballet Guild – Nutcracker Luncheon

Grand Street was the lovely setting for Kansas City Ballet Guild’s Nutcracker Luncheon on December 14th. Guests enjoyed fabulous fare and festive table décor. Gigi Rose is serving as the…