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When Harry Truman returned to Independence after his presidency ended in 1953, he wished to be known as "Mr. Citizen."During his daily walks in his... [Read More]
Items for the Community Calendar may be emailed to jill.ritchie@examiner.net or mailed to: The Examiner, 410 S. Liberty St., Independence, MO 64050, attention Jill Ritchie.... [Read More]
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When it comes to Van Horn girls sports, it was hard to mention Chase Siedlik without talking about Karli Schnakenberg.The two not only run together... [Read More]
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A piece of Missouri's history from the days of early statehood has a new home in Jefferson City, thanks to the efforts of several people... [Read More]
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What's the story? The New Springs Community Church in Lee's Summit has a clinic that operates every third Sunday of the month and offers free... [Read More]
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Blue Springs basketball coach Adam Jones challenged his Wildcats basketball team at halftime Friday night at jam-packed Lee's Summit North High School.The challenge paid off... [Read More]
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Jake Kates has seen a number of close losses this year, but perhaps Friday's setback will be one that sticks with the William Chrisman coach... [Read More]
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Blue Springs South boys assistant basketball coach Josh Smith couldn't blame South's 66-61 loss Friday night to visiting Park Hill on lack of effort."I thought... [Read More]
COLLEGESTwo local studentsnamed to dean's listat Southeast MissouriA pair of local students have been named to the fall 2017 dean's list at Southeast Missouri State... [Read More]
Old man winter began the New Year blowing in arctic air with its freezing temperatures and snow. The best way to spend days like this... [Read More]
Items for the Community Calendar may be emailed to jill.ritchie@examiner.net or mailed to: The Examiner, 410 S. Liberty St., Independence, MO 64050, attention Jill Ritchie.... [Read More]
For about a week and a half, Jennifer Sailor and other divers on the Truman girls swimming and diving team were without a coach.It was... [Read More]
Pat Deeter is an artist."I'm a daughter, a wife, a mother, a grandmother, a great-grandmother and a friend," the lively and vibrant Deeter said, as... [Read More]
If Kansas City Comets coach Kim Roentved is frustrated with his young team's 3-8 start this season, the indoor soccer legend is doing a great... [Read More]
A Jackson County jury is recommending a 17-year prison sentence for Tymon Reed after convicting the Kearney, Missouri, man of second-degree murder in the shooting... [Read More]
Items for the Community Calendar may be emailed to jill.ritchie@examiner.net or mailed to: The Examiner, 410 S. Liberty St., Independence, MO 64050, attention Jill Ritchie.... [Read More]
In my mind's eye, I can still see a favorite place where I haven't set foot in more than four decades.A Mr. Foster – I... [Read More]
Jackson County Executive Frank White Jr. on Wednesday suspended his deputy director of finance after that person raised concerns about "a hostile environment with fear... [Read More]
A second man has been charged in the February 2016 rape of an Independence woman.William Luth, 25, of Grain Valley, faces a charge of first-degree... [Read More]
William Chrisman's Jacque David was sick. Truman's Jewel Hart suffered a leg injury in the second quarter of Wednesday's game.Both of those girls basketball teams... [Read More]
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