Ray-Pec’s Miles competes in National Academic Quiz tournament

After a tumultuous year for quiz bowl competitions, which forced most tournaments to migrate to videoconferences for matches, National Academic Quiz Tournaments held their Individual Player National Championship Tournament online Sunday, April 11. To read full story PLEASE buy the April 15 edition of the Raymore Journal.

National Vietnam War Veterans Day

The Ray-Pec Sunrise Optimist Club met March 30th at the Belton VFW in a joint meeting to recognize those who served in Vietnam. The occasion was National Vietnam War Veterans Day. March 29th is the official day to commemorate the service and sacrifices made by the nearly 3 million service members who served in Vietnam.…

“Old Town Belton” gets final approval

BELTON, MO – The Belton City Council approved the proposed Chapter 353 Old Town Belton Redevelopment Plan at its March 30 meeting. The program’s intent is to stimulate revitalization within the 111-acre district using this funding mechanism that gives property owners real property tax abatement in exchange for significant improvements to their structures. To read…

Yes for Proposition S

On Tuesday, April 6, Raymore residents hit the ballot box for the general municipal election. In addition to several open seats, voters said “Yes” to Proposition S, but “No” to the local use sales tax and Metropolitan Community College question. To read full story PLEASE buy the April 8 edition of the Raymore Journal.