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Route 13 intersection site of fatal collision

JOHNSON COUNTY, MO - A Warrensburg driver died Saturday in a fatal car collision. Highway Patrol says Linda Ridge, 69, was the driver of a vehicle that was turning left onto northbound 13 Highway in Johnson County at 600 Road. A southbound SUV attempted to swerve, but hit the vehicle. Ridge was listed as not wearing safety equipment.
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Warrensburg Woman Dies in JoCo Crash

A Warrensburg woman died after an SUV collided with a van in Johnson County Saturday morning. The Missouri State Highway Patrol reports that a southbound 2020 Ford Ecosport, driven by 69-year-old Linda K. Ridge of Warrensburg, was at Missouri 13 and NE 600 Road around 10:30 a.m., when she turned into the path of a northbound 2017 Ford Transit, driven by 22-year-old Caleb J. Henry of Blue Springs.

Missouri woman killed in two-vehicle accident Saturday

JOHNSON COUNTY — A Missouri woman was killed in a two-vehicle accident at 10:36 a.m. Saturday. The Missouri State Highway Patrol reported a 2020 Ford Ecosport driven by Linda K. Ridge, 69, Warrensburg, was southbound on Missouri 13 at NE 600 Road when the vehicle turned into the path of a 2017 Ford Transit driven by Caleb J. Henry, 22, Blue Springs.

Monroe City’s state title pursuit ends with semifinal loss to Adrian

ADRIAN, Mo. — Even in the wake of a hurts-down-to-your-soul kind of loss, Monroe City football coach David Kirby needed the Panthers to remember one valuable thing. “I said this all year long,” Kirby said. “We are not victims. We are victors. You make sure you hold your head high through anything.”

Three Windsor residents Injured in JoCo Crash

A Windsor family was injured in a one-vehicle accident that occurred Thanksgiving night in Johnson County. The Missouri State Highway Patrol reports that an eastbound 1998 Ford F-150, driven by 42-year-old Travis D. Hurd of Windsor, was on Route WW, one-quarter mile east of Missouri 23 around 8 p.m., when the vehicle traveled off the right side of the road and struck a culvert.

God puts people where they need to be

Melody Chailland knows struggle. The 48-year-old Poplar Bluff native knows love, as well. She loves God, her husband Luke, her children and those four furry dogs that roam their home. She loves her friends. And she loves her job. It’s more than a career for her. It’s a calling....

Two JoCo Residents Injured in Head-on Collision

Two Johnson County residents were injured in a crash that occurred early Thursday morning. The Missouri State Highway Patrol reports that a northbound 2023 Hyundai, driven by 31-year-old James W. Bryant of Warrensburg, was on Missouri 13 at SW 21st Road around 4 a.m., when the driver fell asleep and crossed the center of the roadway. Bryant, as well as the driver of the other vehicle, a southbound 1992 Honda, driven by 60-year-old Andrew S. Binder of Knob Noster, swerved to avoid impact. However, both vehicles struck head-on.

Cardinal Ritter runs past Pleasant Hill 54-35

When Justin Hamilton took the head coaching position at Pleasant Hill in 2020, he found a program that was in disarray. Fast forward to 2022, Hamilton had the Roosters one game away from playing in the Class 3 state championship, however, Pleasant Hill’s season ended at the hands of Cardinal Ritter — the No. 1 ranked team in Class 3 —as they defeated the Roosters 54-35 behind Fredrick Moore’s five touchdown performance at Eklund Field.

Oh so close to the mountain top

COLUMBIA – Step by step, Lee’s Summit North climbed from nowhere to football prominence. For most of its 27-year history, Lee’ Summit North had known nothing but football futility. Then came a winning season. Some conference championships. A district title. On Saturday, the Broncos had just one more step to take.

Mules Basketball Dominates Central Christian 112-35

WARRENSBURG, Mo. – The Central Missouri Mules (4-2, 0-0) defeated the Central Christian College of the Bible Saints (2-5, 0-0) by a final score of 112-35 on Saturday, Nov. 26 inside the Multipurpose Building to conclude the non-conference portion of the regular season. The Mules never trailed in today's...

Santa Coming To History Museum

Downtown Lee’s Summit Main Street is once again sponsoring Santa at the History Museum. Santa will be at the museum from 3 to 5 p.m. beginning Saturday, November 26th and the first three Saturdays in December from 3-5 p.m. During December the History Museum also has a vintage Christmas...