George Diepenbrock

George Diepenbrock is a staff writer at the Lawrence Journal-World.

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Bonner Springs man, 34, dies after argument in vehicle traveling from Eudora to Kansas City
August 23, 2012
Lenexa police said a Bonner Springs man who died early Wednesday morning after he was involved in a roadside fight on Interstate 435 had been traveling in a minivan from Eudora to the Kansas City area.
K-10 committee looks at pilot project for cable-median barriers
July 15, 2011
Members of the Johnson County Commission on Thursday proposed a pilot project to install cable-median barriers along Kansas Highway 10 in two spots between Lawrence east to Lenexa.
Three suspects identified in extensive vandalism at Eudora school stadium
July 15, 2011
Douglas County prosecutors confirmed Friday morning that Eudora police have arrested three people in connection with the recent vandalism that damaged the new Eudora District Stadium.
Vandals cause $25,000 in damage to Eudora High School’s new stadium; police seek help in finding suspects
July 12, 2011
Vandals have caused at least $25,000 in damage to Eudora’s new high school stadium, putting community members in an uproar and prompting the school district to close the stadium to the public for now.
Two Johnson County residents injured in median cross-over crash on K-10
July 8, 2011
Two Johnson County women were injured in a cross-median crash Thursday morning on Kansas Highway 10 near the Kansas Highway 7 intersection, according to the Kansas Highway Patrol.
Tonganoxie man, 37, pleads guilty to raping young girl
May 13, 2011
A 37-year-old Tonganoxie man pleaded guilty to child rape and three other counts Friday for molesting a girl when she was first 6 years old, Leavenworth County Attorney Todd Thompson said.
Deadly accident spurs calls to make K-10 safer
May 1, 2011
For Briana Arensberg, it happened in a split second. She was headed west about 8:20 p.m. Aug. 21 on Kansas Highway 10 near Eudora when suddenly a trailer slammed into the side of her vehicle and caused her Mitsubishi sport utility vehicle to flip over.
Kansas Highway Patrol investigates whether drugs contributed to double-fatality Saturday afternoon on K-10
06:15 p.m., April 18, 2011 Updated 06:00 a.m.
The Kansas Highway Patrol is investigating whether marijuana and other drug use contributed to Saturday’s double-fatality accident near Eudora on Kansas Highway 10, a trooper said Monday.
City of Lawrence settles with Tonganoxie family over 2009 dental procedure
April 13, 2011
The city of Lawrence has agreed to pay the family of a 21-year-old Tonganoxie High School graduate $50,000 as part of a settlement for brain damage he suffered during a 2009 dental procedure.
Overheated equipment sparks blaze at Eudora Dairy Queen
March 3, 2011
Overheated equipment inside the Dairy Queen in Eudora caused a fire early Thursday morning, and the business sustained interior damage, Eudora Police Chief Grady Walker said.

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