Missouri News

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…

Jewish center where 2 were killed reopens

(OVERLAND PARK, Kan., AP) — A Jewish Community Center in Kansas where two people were shot to death on Sunday has reopened. The center in Overland Park…

Court expands legal rights for injured workers

By DAVID A. LIEB (JEFFERSON CITY, Mo., AP) — The Missouri Supreme Court overturned 30 years of precedent with a ruling Tuesday that gives greater legal protections…

Obituaries

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…

Stephen Randall Ardis

Stephen Randall Ardis

Stephen Randall Ardis, 62, of Warrensburg, died Monday, April 7, at his home. Graveside services will be held at 3 p.m. Thursday, April 10, at the Missouri…

Announcements

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…

UCM performing arts series presents “Matt Lewis: Long Live the King”

(WARRENSBURG, Mo.) – The Performing Arts Series at the University of Central Missouri brings Matt Lewis and the legacy of the King of Rock and Roll, Elvis Presley,…

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 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…

Lady Tigers shut down Center

By JAMIE EMBREY The Lady Tigers soccer team defeated the Center Yellow Jackets Tuesdsay adding a 4-0 win to their record. Adri Bowen played a key role…

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…