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Blue Springs' Parker celebrates signing with Mizzou

December 28, 2017 by Columbia Daily Tribune

Columbia Daily TribuneOn National Signing Day, Blue Springs High School defensive/offensive lineman Daniel Parker got up at 7 a.m., signed his national letter of intent to attend the University of Missouri at 7:02, and it was being faxed to the college by 7:03. “Short and ...

Plattsburg announces its new police chief

August 17, 2017 by Clinton county leader

Clinton county leaderChief Couzens comes to Plattsburg with over 20 years of law enforcement experience. The last 10-plus years he has served as an officer in the Pleasant Valley community. He is a native of Independence, Mo., where he grew up and graduated from St. Mary's ...

First diocesan Catholic high school in KCMO area in 52 years to open this fall

June 29, 2017 by KSHB

KSHBLEE'S SUMMIT, Mo. - Catholic high schools are closing around the country, and Kansas City is not immune. Recently two in the KC area closed: St. Mary's in Independence, and Archbishop O'Hara in Kansas City, Missouri. That's one reason there is so much ...

Sister Mary McAuley Gillgannon, RSM

January 6, 2017 by The Catholic Key

The Catholic KeyIn 1937, after graduating from St. Agnes High School in Kansas City, Mo., Margaret entered the Sisters of Mercy at Mount Loretto in Council Bluffs, Iowa. Sister McAuley spent the first 13 years of her ministry in elementary schools as both a teacher ...

Remembering those the Mid-Ohio Valley lost in 2016

December 31, 2016 by Parkersburg News

He set up the security detail for Truman in Independence, Mo., and guarded many American and foreign dignitaries. Chipps, who retired Dec. 31, 1988, was the 2002 Alumnus of Year from St. Marys High School. Mary Eleanore Smith Deem, 100, died May 15 ...

Diocese Moves Forward With Plan To Open New Catholic High School In Lee's Summit

April 24, 2015 by KCUR

... populated area that's growing quickly," says Steve Hilliard, director of stewardship, planning and development for the diocese. Hilliard says the newly-appointed Archbishop Joseph Naumann will provide the continuous leadership needed to open the ...

Christy Collins named new girls basketball head coach at Bishop Ward

August 27, 2013 by The Kansas City Kansan

The Kansas City KansanKansas City, Kan. -- Bishop Ward High School is pleased to announce Mrs. Christin (Christy) Collins as the new girls' varsity basketball coach for the 2013-2014 school year. Coach Collins comes to Bishop Ward with nine years of coaching experience at ...

Closing Of St. Mary's School Reflects Declining Enrollment In Catholic Schools

February 22, 2013 by KCUR

KCURFour basketball games took place last Friday at the St. Mary's High School gymnasium in Independence for the last time. The Catholic Diocese of Kansas City-St. Joseph announced last month the school will close at the end of the school year because of ...

Emotional farewell to St. Mary's High School

February 15, 2013 by – Kansas City news & weather from WDAF TV – FOX 4 – Kansas City news & weather from WDAF TV – FOX 4INDEPENDENCE, Mo. -- There was no shortage of spirit inside the gymnasium at St. Mary's High School Friday night. All four basketball teams played their final home again ever in front of hundreds. At the end of the school year St. Mary's will close its ...

First school in Independence to close its doors

January 24, 2013 by KCTV Kansas City

KCTV Kansas CityThe Diocese of Kansas City-St. Joseph told students and parents at St. Mary's in Independence, MO, this will be the last year for the school. St. Mary's High School opened in 1853 and is considered the first school in Independence, MO. But next year ...

Diocese buys land in Lee's Summit for possible merger of high schools

January 29, 2012 by Kansas City Star

The next steps in planning for a new diocesan high school, however, will take some time.” A study conducted for the diocese in 2010 recommended placing a new high school with easy access to Interstate 470, Missouri 291 and Missouri 350. In 2004, the ...

2009 Presidential Scholars Announced

May 4, 2009 by Salem-News.Com

(WASHINGTON D.C.) - U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan today announced the selection of 141 outstanding high school seniors as the 2009 Presidential Scholars. The students have demonstrated outstanding academic achievement, artistic excellence ...

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