Missouri News

Man accused of stealing $50,000 in jewelry 

(CREVE COEUR, Mo., AP) — A man suspected of stealing jewelry valued at more than $50,000 is in custody after a St. Louis-area woman caught him inside…

Missouri House approves early voting measures 

(JEFFERSON CITY, Mo.,AP) — Missouri House members have approved a pair of measures allowing early voting, though some lawmakers contend it would be too limited. On Thursday,…

KC police investigate possible highway shooting

(KANSAS CITY, Mo., AP) — Kansas City police are investigating another possible highway shooting after an incident in which a minivan’s rear window was broken out on…

Obituaries

Frederick E. Patterson

Frederick E. Patterson

Frederick “Rick” E. Patterson, 58, of Knob Noster, Mo., died Wednesday, April 16, at KU Medical Center in Kansas City, Kan. Visitation services will be held from…

Kenneth Eugene Jennings

Kenneth Eugene Jennings, 64 of Independence, Mo., formerly of Holden died Sunday, April 13, at Center Point Medical Center in Independence. Funeral services will be held on…

Roy Dale Constant

Roy Dale Constant, 79, of Centerview, Mo., died peacefully on Sunday, April 13, in Lees Summit,MO. He was born on April 25, 1934 in Sheridan, Mo., the…

Kyle Michael Wittrock

Kyle Michael Wittrock

Kyle Michael Wittrock, 18, of Warrensburg, Mo., died Friday, April 11, in Warrensburg. He was born Sept. 27, 1995, in Enid, Okla., the son of Michael and…

Announcements

Warrensburg hosting MMA marketing program for art

(WARRENSBURG, Mo.)–Mid-Missouri Artists invite those who are interested to attend the the program “What Works; What Doesn’t?” on Thursday, April 24. The program will be presented by…

Armed Forces Day Military appreciation breakfast

(WARRENSBURG, Mo.) – In honor of all Military members and their dependents, the City of Warrensburg will be hosting a free pancake and sausage breakfast as our…

Mules Basketball announces summer camp dates

(WARRENSBURG, Mo.) – The 2014 NCAA-II National Champion Mules Basketball team and head coach Kim Anderson have announced dates and times for the 2014 Kim Anderson Basketball Camps. The individual camp…

Letters

Kudos to USPS

Dear Editor, On the Monday before Christmas, my husband and I sent a 4 pound gift box to our niece living in Virginia Beach, Virginia. Mailed through…

Praise for WMMC

Dear editor, I want to toot the horn for our local hospital a bit. I have been on the board of directors for over two years now…

Protecting schools and taxpayers from the governor’s fake crisis

Dear Editor, When I was knocking doors during my campaign, voters often asked my view on taxes and education. Over the years my response has remained the…

High School Sports

Tigers unravel in final frame to Smith-Cotton

By JAMIE EMBREY The Warrensburg Tigers baseball team traveled to Sedalia Tuesday night where they lost 11-8. Although they climbed to an 8-6 lead, the Tigers fell…

Tigers golf takes first in Kansas City

(KANSAS CITY, Mo.) — The Warrensburg Tigers golf team came in first place at a recent competition at Minor Park (par 35) hosted by conference opponent O’Hara…

Movie Reviews

“The World’s End” a solid addition to Pegg, Frost films

“The World’s End” a solid addition to Pegg, Frost films

  By ANDREW LINK (digitalBURG) – There should be a little instinctual revulsion at the idea of a film about adults looking back on their youth with…

‘Kick-Ass 2′ “not fantastic like the first”

By ANDREW LINK (digitalBURG) — Before we dive in, two things. First, stay through the credits. Second, I want to preface the statement I’m about to make…