The Weston branch of the Mid-Continent Public Library system became a part of history on Thursday, Nov. 8. Library officials and Weston residents showed up at the remodeled library for a ribbon cutting ceremony on a sunny and frigid morning.
A Missouri man who died Dec. 7, 1941, in the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor, Hawaii, was finally laid to rest last month, with the Parkville community coming together to launch his funeral procession.
Accused murderer Grayden Denham was supposed to appear in court this week. Denham was slated to appear for a status conference in Platte County Circuit Court on Thursday, Nov. 15 before judge James Van Amburg, but his attorney requested a continuance late last week.
Dubbed the “store to explore,” Riverside’s Red X just celebrated its 70th birthday and after surviving both fire and flood in its colorful history shows no signs of slowing down.
More than 40 years after the Vietnam War, retired Major Reuben H. Siverling wanted to give his former troops a chance to recall their stories from action.
Officer Robert Knapp retired in September from active duty after 21 years in the military and officially joined the Platte County Police Department as one of two new officers.
ST. PETERS, Mo. — Alec Enyeart had the hair cut of an old man, while Isaac Lee needed a walker to help him leave from the MSHSAA Class 1 swimming and diving championships held at the St. Peters Rec-Plex on Saturday, Nov. 10.
The belief didn’t seem to extend far outside of the inner circle when the season began.
PARKVILLE, Mo. — The Park University volleyball team suffered its first loss of the season on Saturday afternoon in a five-set thriller to Columbia College in the American Midwest Conference tournament title game at Breckon Sports Center.
Platte County’s Alex Beall continues to add to his banner swim team season.
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. — In less than five months, Lelise MeKinnon transformed from a transfer student that no one knew much about to a state qualifier for Park Hill.
WELLINGTON, Mo. — Giving up three unanswered scores became too big a hurdle for North Platte to overcome on Friday, Nov. 2. Playing Wellington-Napoleon in a Class 1 District 7 semifinal game, the North Platte Panthers were right with the Wellington-Napoleon Tigers until late in the first quarter, but the home team surged ahead late in the quarter and pulled away with a 46-30 victory at Bodenhamer Field.
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. — Park Hill South had the top finishers in the boys and girls Class 4 cross country championship races held on Saturday, Nov. 3.
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