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Brie Severns is off to a hot start a mere two games into the season.The Blue Springs South sophomore scored both goals in her team's... [Read More]
Seven minutes into their final meeting with the Quad City Mallards Sunday, Kansas City Mavericks captain Tyler Elbrecht had his stick swatted out of his... [Read More]
Raytown caught the William Chrisman girls soccer team off guard in the first five minutes of Monday's non-conference game, creating a couple of chances in... [Read More]
A man was life-flighted from a remote, wooded area in northwest Independence following an ATV accident Saturday afternoon.According to a city spokesperson, emergency personnel were... [Read More]
Lelia Maloney Schaefer last gazed upon her lush Irish homeland more than six decades ago when, as a 15-year-old, she boarded a boat bound for... [Read More]
A number of William Chrisman High School students have been suspended for their actions Wednesday separate from the student-initiated activities that memorialized the victims of... [Read More]
Two seniors from Truman High School have been honored by the Rotary Club of Independence as students of the month.• Malik Hart is captain of... [Read More]
The Missouri Department of Conservation is offering its annual cost-share grants to assist government agencies, public schools, and non-profit groups with the management, improvement, and... [Read More]
It all started in 1956.Leila Cohoon was at the Country Club Plaza shopping for Easter shoes. She happened to walk past an antique store that... [Read More]
Items for the Community Calendar may be emailed to or mailed to: The Examiner, 410 S. Liberty St., Independence, MO 64050, attention Jill Ritchie.... [Read More]
It's been more than a decade since the Blue Springs baseball team won a district championship.It was in 2007, when the Wildcats last held up... [Read More]
The latest round of "booms" that area residents might have heard or felt the last couple weeks emanated from the Courtney Ridge Landfill in Sugar... [Read More]
The Blue Springs community on Thursday honored first responders and those who support them."They risk their lives, put themselves in harm's way and go out... [Read More]
It's official.The Kansas City Mavericks now control their own destiny over the remaining 11 games of the regular season.For much of the past month, coach... [Read More]
His quarterback is healthy, his defensive unit is back intact and Kansas City Phantoms first-year coach Meadow Lemon is ready for tonight's Champions Indoor Football... [Read More]
A celebratory, yet expected, Selection Sunday and Selection Monday put a cap on one of the most successful years for Missouri in its largest three... [Read More]
Independence Police have identified the victim of Wednesday evening's fatal shooting, as 30-year-old Christopher A. Harris Jr. of Kansas City.The shooting happened shortly before 8:25... [Read More]
Police are investigating after a shooting late Wednesday in Independence left a Kansas City man dead in front of a residence on East 28th Place... [Read More]
When police descend on crime scene and begin their investigation, one of the first things detectives will do is try to locate nearby surveillance cameras... [Read More]
Oak Grove graduate Connor Brown had quite the storied high school wrestling career.Last year, the former Panther became the 27th wrestler in Missouri history to... [Read More]
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