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Second Harvest announces 2017 fundraising goal

The Second Harvest Community Food Bank kicked off its 2017 fundraising campaign Wednesday. The food bank’s 2017 goal was announced during a kick-off at the Benton Club. Michelle Fagerstone, Second Harvest Dir. of Communications said this year’s

Obituaries February 25-27

Barbara Williams 1930-2017 Barbara Williams was born October 7, 1930 to Robert Earl and Josephine Hamm and passed away on February 25, 2017 in Raytown, Missouri. Barbara was married to Norman Libby who passed away in 1964.

Volunteers needed for Project Graduation

Project Graduation 2015. Photo courtesy Youth Alliance. Project Graduation organizers are looking for volunteers to make the event a success this year. Angela Reynolds is the Project Coordinator for the Drug Free Communities Group. Reynolds said the

Sunny and breezy with temps near 50

Temperatures briefly cool back down to near normal for the start of meteorological spring but will rebound to above normal by this weekend. As for precipitation chances, those don’t look to return until early next week, which