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  1. Sit and Sing Caroling

    December 4 @ 1:30 pm - 3:00 pm
  2. Whiteman vice commander speaks at Lifelong Learning event

    December 6 @ 6:30 pm
  3. MLK Freedom Scholarship Dinner

    January 17, 2017 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
News

Shaving for a cause

Faces of UCM: Katy Chael

Missouri News

Marr wins eastern commissioner race

By TINA ROSS and NAPORSHA WILLIAMS (WARRENSBURG, Mo., digitalBURG) – John Marr and his supporters clapped and yelled loudly Tuesday night after Marr handily won the eastern…

Kavanaugh wins upset victory in western commissioner race

By ALLYSON COOK (WARRENSBURG, Mo., digitalBURG) – The Johnson County Courthouse was a somber place Tuesday night as the candidates for both western and eastern commissioner sat…

Warrensburg school district reports uptick in summer food program

By ALLYSON COOK Reporter (WARRENSBURG, Mo., digitalBURG) — The Warrensburg R-VI School Board approved the district’s annual Food Service Program Review during its meeting Tuesday. Food Service Director Heather…

Obituaries

Dorothy Galloway

Dorothy Galloway

Dorothy Jane Galloway, age 94, of Knob Noster, died Thursday, Dec. 1, at her home. The family will receive friends from 10-11:30 a.m. on Tuesday, Dec. 6,…

Loren Housworth

Loren Housworth

Loren Ray Housworth, 76, of Warrensburg (formerly of Versailles and St. James), died unexpectedly Tuesday, Nov. 29, at his farm south of Warrensburg. Funeral Service will be…

Wilma Williams

Wilma Williams

Wilma Ruth (Hays) Williams, 87, of Smithville, Missouri (formerly of Warrensburg), died Tuesday, Nov. 29, at Garden Valley Nursing Home in Kansas City, Missouri. Funeral Service will be…

Hester Mantle

Hester Mantle

Hester Louise Mantle, 77, of Leeton, Missouri died Friday, Nov. 25, at Centerpoint Medical Center in Independence, Missouri. Funeral Service is set to be held at 2…

Announcements

R-6 Foundation donates to playground project

(WARRENSBURG, Mo.) — The Warrensburg Schools Foundation recently donated $25,000 to help renovate the Ridge View Elementary School playground. Funds for the playground were raised through the Partners…

WMMC Auxiliary announces scholarship winners

(WARRENSBURG, Mo.) — The Western Missouri Medical Center Auxiliary Board recently awarded $1,000 scholarships to six students. Recipients are selected by the WMMC Auxiliary Scholarship Committee based…

Class reunion set for UCM laboratory high school

(WARRENSBURG, Mo.) — A reunion for students who attended the laboratory high school on the University of Central Missouri campus is planned for Friday and Saturday, June…

Letters

Study for finals

By SARA FOOS Reporter (WARRENSBURG, Mo., digitalBURG) — Before you can leave for winter break you have to study for your finals. You have to just study…

The night of November 2

Dear Editor, What occurred on UCM’s campus the night of Nov. 2, presented a rare opportunity for students to be exposed to two viewpoints on almost the…

Freshman year can be tough, but don’t stress

By SARA FOOS Reporter (WARRENSBURG, Mo., digitalBURG) — I have some advice to share just for freshmen and people who are new to college. This advice should…

High School Sports

CTV Game of the Week: Odessa at Clinton

The University of Central Missouri’s CTV Game of the Week features district playoff action between the Odessa High School Bulldogs at the Clinton High School Cardinals Friday,…

CTV Game of the Week: Holden H.S. vs. Knob Noster H.S.

The UCM Media Network presents the CTV “Game of the Week” for Oct. 14, 2016 features Holden High School at Knob Noster High School in a Missouri…

Opinion

GMO myths debunked

By CASSIE SLANA Senior Writer (WARRENSBURG, Mo., digitalBURG) — Genetically Modified Organisms are currently a topic of debate with food labeling and restaurant chains, and people with…

High Impact Learning grant helps students compose, travel

By JESSICA FRASER Reporter (WARRENSBURG, Mo., digitalBURG) — Andrew Hamilton said he always dreamed of becoming a composer. “Ever since I can remember, I’ve always wanted to…

Faces of UCM: Ashley Garrard

Faces of UCM: Ashley Garrard

By DENISE ELAM Features Editor (WARRENSBURG, Mo., digitalBURG.com) — Before Ashley Garrard was crowned homecoming queen, she became the vice president of finance for the American Marketing…

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