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Chamber to host membership information session
WARRENSBURG — The Warrensburg Chamber of Commerce is hosting a membership info session at 4 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 22.  This session will be held in the Jack Moore Community Room, …
Warrensburg Farmers’ Market season to close with Moonlight Market
WARRENSBURG — Warrensburg Main Street and the Warrensburg Farmers’ Market will wrap up the 2021 Farmers’ Market Season with its second Moonlight Market from 4:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. …
Board of Education has three discussions in special session
WARRENSBURG — The Warrensburg School Board of Education met in a special session Tuesday, Sept. 14, to discuss COVID-19 protocols in the district, the ongoing bus driver shortage and how the …
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Blaine Whitworth Foundation donation to help fund BBBS program

WARRENSBURG — The Blaine Whitworth Foundation provided Big Brothers Big Sisters of Johnson County with a $1,000 donation on Friday, Sept. 10, to support the organization’s Littles in …

B-2 damaged in emergency landing

WHITEMAN AIR FORCE BASE — Whiteman Air Force Base’s B-2 stealth bomber suffered damage after making an emergency landing early Tuesday morning, Sept. 14. The base states that at …

Registration open for the MU Extension Taking Care of You program

Community members may enroll in Taking Care of You, a virtual class presented by the University of Missouri Extension program that offers practical strategies for dealing with stress and life …
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Jennies golf newcomer receives MIAA weekly honor

Jennies golf newcomer Hayley Jones has been named as the MIAA Women’s Golf Athlete of the Week.  Jones finished the two-day University of Indianapolis Fall Invitational as the runner-up …

Warrensburg girls golf finishes third at Richmond tournament

Warrensburg girls golf placed third as a team at the Richmond Girls Golf Tournament on Wednesday, Sept. 15 at the Shirkey Golf Course.  Warrensburg recorded a team score of 412, falling four …

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Chamber hosts ribbon cuttings for Firehouse Subs, Colton’s/Phantom V

WARRENSBURG — The Warrensburg Chamber of Commerce recently hosted two ribbon cutting to welcome two new restaurants to Johnson County: Firehouse Subs and Colton’s Steak House & …

The Portrait Artist opens in Warrensburg WARRENSBURG — Photographer Angelica Page opened her first storefront, The Portrait Artist, where she takes personalized portraitures for her clients, in Warrensburg on Friday, Aug. 27. The …
Mi Patron reopens in Warrensburg WARRENSBURG — Mi Patron is back to serving Mexican cuisine in Warrensburg after temporarily closing its doors for some remodeling and menu adjustments.  Mi Patron owner Beto Aguilar …
Republic Services’ purchase of Heartland Waste causes trash collection delays JOHNSON COUNTY — Following Republic Services’ acquisition of Heartland Waste on July 31, residents across the county have experienced much longer periods without trash pick-up while other …
Police & Crash Reports
Three injured in two-vehicle wreck July 2 Three people are reported to have been injured in a two-vehicle wreck July 2 on Highway 13 north of Southeast 230th Road.  The Missouri State …
Two serious injuries reported in June 11 wreck Two people are reported to have serious injuries from a wreck June 11 on Highway 50, west of 601 Road . Missouri State Highway Patrol reports the …
MSHP responds to fatal crash May 23 One fatality is reported from a wreck May 23 on Highway 50 at Northwest 1601 Road.  The Missouri State Highway Patrol reports the wreck occurred when a …
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Wildfires and second label wines

Another of the world's wine-producing countries, Argentina, is coming to the rescue of this nation's wine-drinking public. The fires in California, the drought, the heat and the sun blocked by …

Restoring unity is greatest need for Republicans

Does the Republican Party have a future? I hope it does, for its voice is badly needed today. Presently, the GOP is split between the Trumpers and the anti-Trumpers. Divided political parties …

A time to mourn for Afghanistan

“For everything there is a season, and a time for every matter under heaven: a time to be born, and a time to die; a time to plant, and a time to pluck up what is planted; a time to kill, and a …
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