|
|
Examiner
Posted at 5:23 PM

The story of Harry Truman – specifically how he became vice president, then president – is closely tied to the story of Henry Wallace.An author of a book on Wallace takes a close look at the 1948 presidential campaign, which Truman won in stunning fashion. That author, Thomas W. Devine, is this year’s winner of the Truman Book Award, presented by the Truman Library Institute.His book, “Henry Wallace’s 1948 Campaign and the Future of Postwar...

Posted at 5:05 PM

The Dude apparently does not abide the rules of baseball. At Friday'sDodgers game, Jeff Bridges put...

Posted at 5:05 PM

Michael Johns, a finalist on 

Posted at 2:10 PM

It was on the second morning of the 18th annual Leadership Challenge when parents allowed Blue Springs Police into their home to help their teenager get out of bed in order to participate in the day camp’s next session. Escorted out of the...

Posted at 1:56 PM

This spring I delved into gardening with a vengeance. As always, native plants were chosen due to their lower water and maintenance requirements, and ability to attract desirable wildlife.Additional coneflowers (Echinacea purpurea),...

Posted at 11:00 AM

The North Independence Branch of Mid-Continent Public Library is offering the following activities for the month of August. The library is located at 317 W. U.S. 24. All activities are free, but registration is required, call...

Posted at 10:30 AM

Items for What’s Happening must be received by noon Thursday before publication on Saturday. Send information to Karl Zinke at karl.zinke@examiner.net. Please include sport the announcement should be listed under. Dates are subject to...

Posted at 10:20 AM

50 YEARS AGOThe following items were taken from July 26 through Aug. 1, 1964, Examiner.• Fred William Glover, 27, of 12128 E. 49th St., is one of the graduate students and faculty members of the colleges and...

NEXT 10  »
«  PREV 10
    • Events Calendar