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SCHOOLS AND STUDENTSFiling opens for Raytown school board Those interested in running for a seat on the Raytown School District Board of Education can file between now and  Jan. 20.There are two seats to be filled. Two board incumbents have already filed for re-election: Board President Kristie Lynn Collins-Delarber and Board Vice President Amy Beth Tittle.The seats are three-year terms and the election will...

Updated at 12:09 AM

Brianne Huntsucker from William Chrisman High School is the Rotary Club of Independence’s Student of the Month for November. Huntsucker is a McCoy Award recipient, member of the National Honor Society and has maintained a 4.0...

Posted Dec 23, 2014 at 6:11 AM

Fort Osage High School Principal Jason Snodgrass will become the new Fort Osage superintendent when Mark Enderle retires on June 30. “The board is extremely excited to have Dr. Snodgrass as the next superintendent for Fort...

Posted Dec 23, 2014 at 5:18 AM

When Meggie Fogt was a freshman at Grain Valley High School, some members of the girls basketball team talked about getting together to adopt a local family at Christmas.“They were talking about going to (another store) and I...

Updated Dec 23, 2014 at 1:16 AM

Students who participate in Missouri’s A+ Scholarship program will receive tuition reimbursement for all but one college credit hour in the spring 2015 semester, the Missouri Department of Higher Education announced on Monday.That...

Updated Dec 20, 2014 at 12:49 AM

Carolyn Jennings of Fort Osage High School was chosen as the Rotary Club of Independence’s Student of the Month for November.She is the recipient of the Top Ten and FORCE awards, as well as being vice president of her...

Updated Dec 20, 2014 at 12:47 AM

Indian Trails Elementary School students received a pair of hand-painted shoes filled with candy from Fort Osage High School’s Project Pere Noel.The high school’s National Art Society students painted clog type shoes with...

Posted Dec 19, 2014 at 5:16 AM

Former Fort Osage Superintendent Victor Gragg will always be remembered for his dedication to helping others reach their full potential, as well as his lifelong advocacy for education, many community members and organization leaders...

Updated Dec 18, 2014 at 12:40 AM

Zachary Mallory flew out to New York last month to attend the ceremony for Nickelodeon’s HALO Awards and to also collect one for his gay and lesbian advocacy work.The Van Horn High School senior got a chance to meet Victoria Justice...

Updated Dec 17, 2014 at 12:25 AM

JEFFERSON CITY – Missouri higher education officials are backing off an attempt to make scholarships available to students at an online university, after the proposal drew opposition from some traditional institutions and sparked plans for...

Posted Dec 13, 2014 at 6:15 AM

At Blue Springs High School, you might find some students and administrators who suddenly went bald.They also might be wearing a pin button that says, “Ask me why I’m bald.”The answer is simply for a good...

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