Wildcat Academy closing

By Lucas Lord Beginning next school year, the Wildcat Academy will be no more. Built in 2003, the alternative school at 302 Eastwood Rd., Harrisonville, has been damaged by frequent flooding, roof issues and other maintenance problems in recent years. According to Superintendent Paul Mensching, the building has fallen into disrepair, necessitating the moving of […]


Jordan M. Zenor-OvercastMarch 24, 2008 – May 11, 2022 Jordan Marie Zenor-Overcast, Harrisonville, was born March 24, 2008, in Kansas City, the daughter of Misty MarieOvercast and Jason Edwards Zenor. She died May 11 at Belton Regional Medical Center, Belton, surrounded bylove and family at the age of 14 years, 1 month and 17 days. […]

Fourth inning sinks Blackhawks

By Christopher Tenpenny The final loss of a season is difficult for every team and this was the case for the Adrian softball team as the Blackhawks lost to Skyline 5-4 in the Class 2 Quarter-finals May 17 in Adrian. The Blackhawks outplayed Skyline in every inning, but the fourth, which turned to be the […]