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Posted at 6:12 AM

My first encounter with snow was when I was in fifth grade when we took a field trip to Jenolan Caves – the Aussie equivalent of Fantastic Caverns – and to see the hub of the Snowy River Hydroelectric Authority, which was all very awe-inspiring in a Clark W. Griswold Hoover Dam sort of way, but not as much fun as learning about stalagmites and stalactites.Oh this is aging me – we traveled by train, no don’t laugh – by steam train, and I remember...

Posted at 5:40 AM

William Chrisman’s Beartrackers dance team member Tanner Frisbey was the 2015 Sophomore Soloist Champion in the Missouri Dance Team Association State Competition – and the first male dancer to win in the category for the both the...

Posted at 5:17 AM

The two politicians long on the national scene are 2015 recipients of two awards named for Harry Truman.Former ambassador and New Mexico Gov. Bill Richardson is to receive the Truman Good Neighbor Award on May 11. Former Sen. Bob Dole is...

Posted at 5:15 AM

  Nothing adds a distinctive air (and increased resale value) to your home like natural wood flooring. But hardwoods beauty is just...

Posted at 1:01 AM

Thereís a hole in my mouth. Iím not talking about the one thatís supposed to be there. No, this one is where one of my permanent, adult teeth used to be and isnít anymore. Itís been with me for a really long time Ė probably all but 6 of my 50 years...

Posted at 1:01 AM

Here are five ways to have fun this weekend.

Posted at 1:01 AM

Reader question: I am going to list my home. I am hoping to start a bidding war for my home to maximize the number of offers I receive. I want my broker to stipulate that we will start accepting bids five days after the house goes on the market, in...

Updated at 12:50 AM

Blue Springs South boys basketball team tried its darndest, often in vain, to corral Columbia Hickman senior Jimmy Whitt in Tuesday’s Class 5 District 9 semifinal.But the Kewpies had about as much trouble with South senior forward...

Updated at 12:49 AM

Andrew Courtney turned in a hat trick Tuesday night in a 6-3 victory over the visiting Tulsa Oilers.But it was a missed open-net opportunity that had all his teammates chuckling after a much-needed victory.“I wish there would...

Updated at 12:48 AM

When she walked off the Blue Springs South basketball court for the last time, the incomparable Cloe’ Lane received a lengthy ovation from the Jaguar parents attending the Class 5 District 9 basketball tournament.The all-time...

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