Chilhowee, MO

KU football adds Central Missouri transfer Dominick Puni

Central Missouri offensive line transfer Dominick Puni has officially enrolled in classes at KU and is now on campus, a source confirms The listed 6-foot-5, 300-pound offensive tackle arrives in Lawrence with two seasons of playing eligibility remaining and 22 college games under his belt at the MAIA level.
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Holden Man Dies in Tractor Accident

A Holden man died in a tractor accident that occurred Wednesday in Johnson County. The Missouri State Highway Patrol reports that a John Deere, driven by 90-year-old William E. Brunner of Holden, was on Route TT, east of SW 1821 Road, (southwest of Kingsville) sometime after 2 p.m. Wednesday, when the tractor ran off the right side of the road, struck a fence and rolled down an embankment, ejecting the driver. The tractor came to rest in a creek bed.

Gary Allen Thomas

Gary Allen Thomas, 70, of Lone Jack passed away June 28, 2022 at Lee’s Summit Medical Center. Visitation will be Sunday, July 3, 2022 at Walker-Nadler-Fuller Funeral Home, Lexington, from 1:00 until 2:00 pm. A memorial service will also be on Sunday at the funeral home at 2:00 pm. Burial will be Tuesday, July 5, 2022 at 11:00 am at the Missouri State Veterans Cemetery, Higginsville. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Friends of the Friendless. Arrangements have been entrusted to Walker-Nadler-Fuller Funeral Home, 1720 South Street, Lexington, MO 64067, 660-259-2245.

Johnson County man killed in rollover tractor crash

JOHNSON COUNTY, Mo. (KMIZ) A Holden, Missouri man was killed Wednesday in a rollover tractor crash. The crash happened on Route TT near SW 1821 Rd. sometime between 2 to 5 p.m., according to the Missouri State Highway Patrol. Troopers said a tractor driven by 90-year-old William E. Brunner went...

Injuries avoided in Warrensburg commercial building fire, sprinkler system credited

WARRENSBURG, Mo. – An automatic sprinkler system is being credited with keeping a fire at bay at a local business yesterday. According to a social media post by the Johnson County Emergency Management Agency, crews from Warrensbug Fire Department were dispatched to a commercial structural fire around 12:12 p.m. in the Rise Community Services warehouse on North Ridgeway Road. The fire was reportedly contained in the east warehouse building, in part to the activation of the automatic fire sprinkler and actions taken by first responders.

Harrisonville July 4th Fireworks Show

4TH OF JULY: We are excited to announce that we will again host a 4th of July Fireworks Show in City Park!. The show is free to attend and will begin at dusk (9:15 p.m.) on Monday, July 4. If the show is rained out on Monday, the make-up day...

Clinton Police Arrest Report (6/29)

Brandon Lee Motley of Sedalia, MO was issued a warrant on 6/24/2022 for an arrest warrant in another jurisdiction. Corey Scott Leonard of Clinton, MO was arrested on 6/24/2022 for possession of drug paraphernalia and an arrest warrant in Clinton. Christopher Brandon Roderick of Clinton, MO was issued a warrant...

FIREWORKS Monday July 4th

Time: Dusk (approximately 9pm) Location: Skyline field near Middle School/PH Pool. A couple things to note: Eklund field will be closed for construction and Crest Drive will be closed for a private event. Happy 4th.

Olde Glory Days 2022 Grand Parade

The 2022 David Mills Grand Parade will begin this Saturday morning, July 2, at 10:00 am. The team from Golden Valley Memorial Healthcare are this year’s Grand Marshals, celebrating their 50th anniversary in our community. For more information on this year’s parade, you may contact the Greater Clinton Area...

Warrensburg Structure Fire at ‘Rise Community Services’ Under Investigation

Wednesday at 12:12 p.m., the Warrensburg Fire Department (WFD) was dispatched to a commercial structure fire at Rise Community Services, 607 North Ridgeview Drive. The fire was contained to the east warehouse building, in part to the activation of the automatic fire sprinkler as well as the quick actions of first arriving crews making entry for quick extinguishment, said WFD.

Windsor Ordinance Pertaining Fireworks

No person shall sell or expose for sale any firecrackers, torpedoes, bombs, rockets, pistols or any other fireworks of a like kind within the City. SECTION 215.510: FIREWORKS─DISCHARGE PROHIBITED─EXCEPTION. 1. No person shall, willfully or promiscuously, fire, shoot off, use, burn, explode or fire off any firecrackers, torpedoes,...

Naida M. Fenwick Age: 98 Years, 4 Months, 21 Days

FUNERAL SERVICES for Naida will be held at Hill and Son Funeral Home in Appleton City, Missouri on Wednesday, July 6, 2022 at 11:00 a.m. A VISITATION will also be held at Hill and Son Funeral Home in Appleton City, Missouri on Wednesday, July 6, 2022 from 10:00 – 11:00 a.m.