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Survivor lead singer Jimi Jamison died at age 63, the band reported on Facebook. Jamison wasn’t the original lead singer and didn’t sing “Eye of the Tiger,” but he did front the band for five Top 20 hits: "The Search is Over," "Burning Heart," "I Can't Hold Back," "High on You" and "Is This Love." The band announced on its Facebook page, "The entire Survivor family is very shocked and saddened by the passing of our brother Jimi Jamison. Our thoughts, love and prayers go...

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In the past four decades, obesity rates in the United States have soared among all age groups. In the United States, more than 23 million children and teenagers ages 2 to 19 are obese or overweight. Overweight kids have a 70–80 percent...

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TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 2HIGH SCHOOL BOYS SOCCER6:30 p.m. — Oak Park at Blue Springs6:30 p.m. — Truman at Fort Osage6:30 p.m. — Grain Valley at Warrensburg6:30...

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The weekend’s storms were a reminder that the severe weather season of late summer and early fall has arrived, and a reminder of the value of being ready for emergencies.As National Preparedness Month gets under way, consider three...

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Tip of the Week

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September 2Word of the Day, This Day in History, Number to Know, Website of the Day, Today’s Featured Birthday and Daily Quote.Word of the Day

Updated at 11:40 PM

The Truman High School kiddie corps took off the training wheels Monday.The Patriots rode to a sizzling 24-26, 25-20, 25-18 victory over William Chrisman in the third annual I-Town Showdown on Labor Day morning that left the large crowd...

Updated at 11:39 PM

One bad inning cost the Blue Springs softball team the championship of the 10th annual Joplin Paige Neal/Christina Freeman Tournament.Staley solved Alexis Reid for four runs on five hits and a Blue Springs error for four first-inning runs...

Updated at 11:36 PM

The annual Labor Day festival celebrating Independence's frontier heritage has more often than not in recent years suffered through at least one round of rain, wind and lightning. This year was true to form.The high winds that came in with...

Updated at 11:34 PM

It took a while for the Blue Springs South boys soccer team to shake the rust off.But then the Jaguars cruised to a 2-0 road victory over Park Hill Monday night in their season opener.“The first 10 minutes was typical...

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