The City of Raymore will be participating in the back to school no sales tax weekend this year, which runs from Friday Aug. 7 to Sunday Aug. 9. A select amount of items and maximum values are included in the event.
Miller Pipeline, a natural gas distribution pipeline and utility contractor will be having a hiring event at the Drury Inn & Suites in Independence July 23-25. Candidates with underground utility or gas construction experience are preferred.
Contractors from Missouri Gas Energy struck a city water main on Tuesday, causing a disruption of service to some homes and businesses. City crew was on the scene quickly, and restored service within a few hours.
The Show-Me State Games will be hosted in Columbia, Mo. this Friday. This event is a showcase of athletes around the state and includes a variety of sports.
The Cass County Sheriff’s Office is seeking help in identifying a person of interest. The man in question was seen in possession of a stolen truck associated with a stolen trailer.
The Cass County Fair begins next week, and will include a variety of events. You can find the official Cass County Fair program in our paper this week.
A bus stop built for students on 58 Highway was vandalized over the weekend, as a piece of glass was shattered. The Optimist Club has began looking in to repairs for the bus stop.
Belton Firefighter Chris Godenaz was presented an award for Firefighter of the Year at the June 23 Belton City Council meeting. The council also approved several bills at their regular meeting.
City of Belton hosted a ColorFoam5k run on Saturday that began at Wallace Park and went down the 163rd Street area. Here are a select number of photos from the event.
The Midwest Athletics took down the Rossville Rattlers on Monday night, 8-3. The A’s improved to 13-4, and now have a five game lead over Rossville in the Mid-Plains League standings.
The Dirt Devils 12u team travelled to Jefferson City last weekend, and came home with a second place trophy after playing through a tough bracket to the championship game.