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ST. JOSEPH, Mo. -- Students at Benton High School are working to give their teacher an extra hand with his medical bills. Andy McEachron teaches high school ...
Students rally behind teacher needing kidney transplant KQ2.com
Students at Benton High School are working to give their teacher an extra hand with his bills while he waits for a kidney transplant.
Shuman, Richard D. 1947-2018 | Obituaries News-Press Now
SAVANNAH, Mo. - Richard Dennis Shuman, 71, of Savannah, passed away Monday, Dec. 3, 2018, in a Kansas City, Missouri hospital. He was born Aug.
Jamie D. Fast MyWebTimes.com
OTTAWA — Jamie DeAnn Fast (nee Miller) died at home Friday, Nov. 23. Funeral services will be at 1 p.m. Friday, Nov. 30, at Gladfelter-Roetker Funeral Home ...
Listening sessions help Second Harvest plan for future KQ2.com
Second Harvest Food Bank is hitting the road to get feedback from the public on how they've been serving northwest Missouri.
Rogers, Samuel R. 1966-2018 News-Press Now
INDEPENDENCE, Mo. - Samuel "Sam" Roy Rogers, 52, of Independence, passed away Friday Nov. 16, 2018, at St. Luke's Hospital East, Lee Summit, Missouri.
Kerns, Janie M. 1956-2018 | Obituaries | newspressnow.com News-Press Now
Janie M. Kerns. 1956-2018. AGENCY, Mo. — Janie May Kerns, 62, of Agency, passed away Tuesday, Nov. 27, 2018, at Mosaic Life Care Hospital. She was ...
Officers, students roam halls of school News-Press Now
The St. Joseph Police Department and the St. Joseph School District continue to place officers in local schools for numerous reasons.
Benton admin in running for statewide award News-Press Now
The Benton High School homecoming pep assembly on Friday afternoon featured a special recognition for one former student-turned-administrator.
2018-19 Preseason Girls National High School Rankings FloWrestling
USA Wrestling, FloWrestling and the National Wrestling Hall of Fame and Museum are again partnered to create its preseason national rankings for high school ...
Police search for banned substances at Benton News-Press Now
The St. Joseph Police Department made one arrest after a random drug search at Benton High School on Tuesday.
Benton Football Coach Announces Resignation KQ2.com
Coach Ben Glidewell was told his teaching position would be eliminated after the year.
School safety starts at the front door News-Press Now
Tragic images from the massacre in Parkland, Florida, brought the issue of school safety back to the forefront for parents and students across the country.
Central, Lafayette pick up wins in Day 1 of City Soccer Round Robin News-Press Now
There were plenty of new faces as the St. Joseph City Round Robin Soccer opened Monday afternoon at Benton High School's Sparks Field.
High School junior pumps out the pumpkins News-Press Now
One Benton High School junior has found a special niche in the business world that's spreading the spirit of fall across St. Joseph.
Glidewell will not return to Benton next season News-Press Now
Benton High School will be looking for a new football coach for the second straight year.
Final chapter: Class of 2018 collects diplomas News-Press Now
The St. Joseph School District graduated nearly 700 high school seniors Sunday at Civic Arena.
Goodwin named Benton athletic director News-Press Now
Brett Goodwin will replace Mike Ziesel as athletic director at Benton High School.
Goodbye Goodwin: Benton remembers historic era of girls basketball News-Press Now
In the moments following a season-ending loss to Kearney in the Class 4 Sectionals, Brett Goodwin shared some news with his team.
Keeton looks to bring consistency to Benton football News-Press Now
The Benton football team will have its third coach in three seasons on the sidelines this fall. Kevin Keeton hopes that number doesn't move up to four coaches in ...
Benton alum Coy takes over baseball program | St. Joseph Mustangs News-Press Now
Be it on the diamond or the hardwood, Johnny Coy terrorized opponents for four years as a record-setting athlete at Benton High School.
Wion, Melanie 1956-2018 News-Press Now
Melanie Ann (Seiser) Wion, 62, of St. Joseph, passed away Sunday, Sept. 2, 2018, at Mosaic Life Care. Melanie was born Aug. 2, 1956, to Rose Mary Frances ...
Jarrett, Tammie L. 1964-2018 | Obituaries News-Press Now
Tammie L. Jarrett, 53, of St. Joseph, passed away Wednesday, Oct. 3, 2018, in a Kansas City, Missouri, hospital. She was born Dec. 2, 1964, in St. Joseph.
Sims, Lachelle D. 1970-2018 | Obituaries | newspressnow.com News-Press Now
Lachelle Diane Sims, 48, of St. Joseph, passed away Monday, August 6, 2018, at Mosaic Life Care Hospital. She was born March 9, 1970, in St. Joseph, ...
Bristol to take over for Lafayette boys basketball News-Press Now
A familiar face in St. Joseph basketball will be taking over for the Lafayette Fighting Irish boys basketball team.
Kobzej, Raymond 1952-2018 News-Press Now
Raymond Kobzej, 66, went to the big airlift wing in the sky, on 30 August 2018, with family by his side. Raymond was born February 14, 1952, to Ivan and Nadja ...
Sipes, Sharon D. 1947-2018 News-Press Now
Sharon Diane Sipes 71, of St. Joseph, Missouri, passed away Friday, Aug. 17, 2018, at her home. She was born June 28, 1947, in St. Joseph. She graduated ...
Benton to name Winnetonka assistant Kevin Keeton football coach News-Press Now
Benton High School will introduce Kevin Keeton as its head football coach at a 10:45 a.m. press conference today, a source told News-Press Now.
Benton shows pride through tartan design News-Press Now
Staff and alumni from Benton High School have a new way to showcase their pride.
Brown, Janice L. 1960-2018 News-Press Now
Janice Lalaine Brown, 58, of St. Joseph, passed away Tuesday, Oct. 9, 2018, in St. Joseph. She was born June 14, 1960, in St. Joseph, daughter of Robert and ...
Amos, Billy G. 1951-2018 News-Press Now
Billy Gene Amos Sr., 67, of St. Joseph, passed away Saturday, Sept. 1, 2018, in a St. Joseph health care center. He was born July 14, 1951, in St. Joseph, son of ...
Thedinga, Bill 1923-2018 | Obituaries | newspressnow.com News-Press Now
KANSAS CITY, Mo. Arend William Bill Thedinga passed away peacefully on Sunday, May 20, 2018, at Galway Home, in Kansas City. He was 94.
St. Joseph School District Grapples with Budget Cuts KQ2.com
The district is still working to cut $8.5 million from next year's budget including more than 90 staff positions.
High school closure talk falls flat with alumni News-Press Now
People in St. Joseph are fiercely loyal to their high schools. South Siders bleed Benton red. Midtowners bleed Central blue and North Siders bleed Lafayette ...
Pike, Larry W. 1949-2018 News-Press Now
Larry Wayne Pike, 69, of St. Joseph, passed away Friday, June 22, 2018, in St. Joseph. He was born June 2, 1949, in St. Joseph, son of the late Eunice and ...
Pummell, Richard D. 1929-2018 | Obituaries | newspressnow.com News-Press Now
Richard D. Pummell, 89, of St. Joseph, passed away Saturday, Aug. 18, 2018, at his home. He was born Jan. 8, 1929, in St. Joseph, son of the late Delois and ...
Donald Furr turns 80 | Birthdays News-Press Now
Donald Lee Furr will turn 80 years young on Oct. 28, 2018, being the only child born to Donald Benjamin and Opal Imogene (Cooper) Furr, in St. Joseph.
Nutt-Baines, Brenda S. 1957-2018 | Obituaries News-Press Now
ATCHISON, Kan. Brenda Sue Nutt-Baines, 61, of Atchison, passed away Saturday, July 7, 2018, at Kansas University Medical Center, Kansas City, Kansas.
Grimm, Charlene M. 1945-2018 | Obituaries | newspressnow.com News-Press Now
Charlene Marie Grimm, 73, of St. Joseph, passed away Wednesday, Sept. 26, 2018, at a St. Joseph health care center. She was born Jan. 6, 1945, in St. Joseph, ...
Mace, Ryan T. 1983-2018 | Obituaries News-Press Now
Ryan Tyler Mace, 35, of St. Joseph, passed away Saturday, Oct. 27, 2018, in St. Joseph. He was born May 10, 1983 in St. Joseph, son of Patty Richey and Billy ...
First the fireworks, then the emergency sirens News-Press Now
Fireworks were blamed for two of three fire calls as Fourth of July celebrations continued into the night in St. Joseph.
Sound of Speed airshow takes off News-Press Now
There will be a man-made storm in the skies of St. Joseph this weekend that the 139th Airlift Wing is hosting.
Slawson, Stephen F. 1953-2018 | Obituaries | newspressnow.com News-Press Now
Stephen F. Slawson, 64, St. Joseph, passed away Monday, Sept. 10, 2018, at his home. He was born on Dec. 6, 1953, in St. Joseph, to Wesley and Doris ...
Mattox, Shirley 1937-2018 News-Press Now
BUCKEYE, Ariz. Shirley (Bishop) Mattox, formerly of St. Joseph, passed away June 4, 2018, in Buckeye. She was born April 23, 1937, to Bill and Maxine Bishop.
Coulter, Jessica D. 1978-2018 | Obituaries News-Press Now
Jessica D. Coulter, 40, St. Joseph, passed away Thursday, Oct. 25, 2018. She was born Sept. 20, 1978, to Jesse and Deborah (Howard) Cline, in St. Joseph.
Benton finds new football coach in southwest Missouri News-Press Now
Benton has found its new head football coach. Ben Glidewell will be announced today at Benton High School as the successor to outgoing coach Matt Tabor at a ...
Grace, Steven 1952-2018 News-Press Now
Steven Grace, 66, of St. Joseph, passed away Saturday, Oct. 27, 2018, at his residence. He was born April 4, 1952, in St. Joseph, son of Nancy and Cecil Grace.
Miller enters Benton wall of fame News-Press Now
The wall of fame in Benton High School's Springer Gymnasium is reserved for the best of the best in school history.
Godfrey named principal at Central News-Press Now
After 17 years as assistant principal, Dr. Terri Godfrey has the top post at St. Joseph's largest high school.
Brenda Shields wins House 11 primary election News-Press Now
Newcomer Brenda Shields defeated both Chris Shove and Lloyd Graham Jr. in the Republican primary election for a Missouri House seat in southern Buchanan ...
Gregg, Ronnie L. 1962-2018 | Obituaries News-Press Now
It is with great sadness that the family of Ronnie Lee Gregg announce his passing on Saturday, May 19, 2018, at the age of 55.
Parker, Gail A. 1959-2018 | Obituaries News-Press Now
AMAZONIA, Mo. - Gail Ann Parker 58, of Amazonia, passed away Friday, Nov. 2, 2018, at her home. She was born Nov. 28, 1959, in St. Joseph, daughter of ...
Chillicothe (Mo.) HS Tennis Girls Extended Unbeaten Streak Chillicothe Constitution Tribune
2018 Lady Hornets bested Trenton 7-2 on road Thursday (Sept. 20) to go to 13-0 in dual matches. Soccer Hornets fell 1-0 on late goal and softball squad was ...
Benton takes team titles in home meet News-Press Now
Duane Kimble didn't take too much time to celebrate Benton's sweep of the team titles at Tuesday's 26th annual Benton Invitational at Hyde Park.
Black, Paul 1934-2018 | Obituaries | newspressnow.com News-Press Now
Clifford Paul Black Sr. was born June 30, 1934, the ninth child of Clifford Putnam Black and Minnie A. (Allsbury) Black, at his childhood home on Tucker Street, ...
Kearnes, Marion V. 1926-2018 | Obituaries News-Press Now
Marion V. (Callison) Kearnes, 91, of St. Joseph, passed away Tuesday February 27, at a local health care facility with her family at her side. Marion was born ...
Gann, Gary G. 1950-2018 | Obituaries | newspressnow.com News-Press Now
Gary Gene Gann, 67, of St. Joseph, passed away Sunday, March 18, 2018, in St. Joseph, after a long battle with cancer. He was born March 20, 1950, in St.
Maddox, Raymond L. 1949-2018 | Obituaries | newspressnow.com News-Press Now
Raymond "Sonny" Lee Maddox, 68, of St. Joseph, passed away Wednesday July 25, 2018, at his home. He was born October 13, 1949, in St. Joseph, son of ...
Young, Tyler D. 1989-2018 | Obituaries News-Press Now
Tyler Duane Young, 28, of St. Joseph, passed away, Monday, March 19, 2018. Tyler was born October 4, 1989. He was employed at Snorkel International.
At grassroots level, inroads made in STEM education News-Press Now
Students of Daniel Benz set up the exhibit, a horizontal wooden slat with a candle at one end, a parallel sheet of paper at the other and a circular slab of glass in ...
Athletes Prepare for Special Olympics Indoor Games KQ2.com
For the first time in almost 20 years, St.Joseph will host the Missouri Special Olympics Indoor Games.
Gillett, Jimmy F. 1932-2018 | Obituaries News-Press Now
Jimmy Francis "Coach" Gillett, age 86, went to meet our Lord Sept. 10, 2018, at his home surrounded by family, after a long battle with cancer. He was born May ...
Riley, Rosalie 1926-2018 | Obituaries | newspressnow.com News-Press Now
Rosalie Riley went to be with her Lord and Savior on May 23, 2018. Rosalie was born August 15, 1926, on her grandfathers farm in Sullivan County, the ...
Houston, Garland D. 1937-2018 | Obituaries | newspressnow.com News-Press Now
Garland D. Sam Houston, 80, St. Joseph, passed away Monday, August 6, 2018. He was born November 18, 1937, in St. Joseph, to Charles and Letha (Cook) ...
Shields Running for State Rep. Seat KQ2.com
(ST. JOSEPH, Mo.) St. Joseph Republican Brenda Shields said Tuesday she will run for the District 11 seat in the Missouri House of Representatives.
Western to hold women's basketball coaching clinic News-Press Now
Rob Edmisson and Brett Goodwin will be part of a coaching clinic set for Sunday, Oct. 7, at Missouri Western's Looney Complex. Along with head women's ...
St. Joseph Native Running for State Senate KQ2.com
Martin T. Rucker II grew up in the south side of St. Joseph.
Meng, Richard L. 1934-2018 News-Press Now
Richard "Dick" Leo Meng, 84, of St. Joseph, passed away Tuesday, Nov. 6, 2018, at Mosaic Life Care Hospital. He was born Oct. 2, 1934, in Des Moines, Iowa, ...
Robertson, Robby 1939-2018 | Obituaries News-Press Now
Robby Robertson passed away February 13, 2018, after a courageous battle with cancer, at home surrounded by his family.
Man of the People: Mayor reflects on long life in St. Joe News-Press Now
In the hustle of St. Joseph's Open Door Food Kitchen, a little boy's sandwich is untouched on his plate.
Simmons, Cecil K. 1933-2018 News-Press Now
LEAVENWORTH, Kan. Cecil Kenneth Simmons, 84, of Leavenworth, died, Tuesday, May 15, 2018, in Easton, Kansas, with his wife and daughter by his side.
Public high schools hold graduation ceremonies News-Press Now
As Lafayette High School read the names of graduates and handed out diplomas Sunday, school officials included student Nicholas G. Hubbard.
Glidewell brings rebuilding experience to Benton | Benton Cardinals News-Press Now
Ben Glidewell's track record is one Benton High School desires.
Murphy, Brent 1996-2018 | Obituaries News-Press Now
Brent Allen Michael Murphy, 21, of St. Joseph, passed away Friday, January 19, 2018. He was born January 24, 1996, in St. Joseph. He attended Benton High ...
Helm, Shayne E. 1970-2018 | Obituaries News-Press Now
Shayne Edward Helm, 48, of St. Joseph, passed away Friday, February 9, 2018, at his residence. He was born January 9, 1970, in St. Joseph. He married Angie ...
Pajama wearing alumni give to Noyes Home News-Press Now
A group of alumni from Benton High School, who are celebrating their 50th anniversary this year, are helping to bring Christmas cheer to the Noyes Home for ...
Hoffman, Aaron M. 1938-2018 | Obituaries | newspressnow.com News-Press Now
Aaron M. Hoffman, 79, passed away Wednesday, January 10, 2018. Born in Mountain Home, Idaho, March 2, 1938, he was the youngest of eight children of ...
Griffin, Robert L. 1950-2018 | Obituaries | newspressnow.com News-Press Now
Robert L. "Raider Bob" Griffin, 68, of St. Joseph, passed away Monday, June 18, 2018, in St. Joseph. He was born February 9, 1950, in St. Joseph, son of late ...
Helsel, Edward R. Sr. 1936-2018 News-Press Now
Edward R. Helsel Sr., 81, of St. Joseph, went to be with his Lord and Savior on March 1, 2018, following a short illness, hospitalization and hospice care. He was ...
Kerns, Roger E. 1957-2018 News-Press Now
Roger E. Kerns, 61, of St. Joseph, passed away at Mosaic Life Care, Wednesday, March 7, 2018. Roger was born on January 5, 1957, in Kansas City, Missouri, ...
PumpkinFest returns Downtown this weekend News-Press Now
PumpkinFest doesn't know about you, but it's feeling 22. The annual fall celebration will turn 22 this year with its traditional weekend of pumpkins, cider, ...
Yurkovich, Rodney D. 1971-2018 | Obituaries News-Press Now
SAVANNAH, Mo. Rodney Dean Yurkovich, 46, of Savannah, passed away Thursday, January 25, 2018, surrounded by his loving family. He was born ...
Mother searches for answers in son's murder News-Press Now
A St. Joseph mother is seeking answers in her son's death.
Authorities identify body found in car News-Press Now
St. Joseph police confirmed the identity of the man found dead inside a vehicle Monday as detectives seek to unravel the details of what happened.
Man found dead in St. Joseph might have been killed in KC, police say Kansas City Star
Tyler D. Young, of St. Joseph, was found dead with gunshot wounds inside an abandoned car on March 19. Police believe Young might have been killed in ...
'... I was kind of looking for something to kind of rejuvenate me a little bit' News-Press Now
Rick Weiser is bringing his experience as a business owner into the classroom at Bishop LeBlond High School.
Smith, Erwin C. 1956-2017 News-Press Now
Erwin C. Smith, 61, St. Joseph, formerly of Kansas City, Missouri, passed away December 19, 2017, at Mosaic Life Care. He was born March 4, 1956, to Lewis ...
Smith, Jerry 1940-2017 News-Press Now
WARSAW, Mo. Jerry Smith, 77, of Warsaw, formerly of St. Joseph, passed away Thursday, November 30, 2017, at a hospital in Columbia, Missouri. He was born ...
Three get support for House | Editorials News-Press Now
This is one in a series of editorials commenting on candidates and issues on the Nov. 6 ballot. The Editorial Board shares its opinions for the benefit of interested ...
Obituary: Harriett Bruner (5/22/18) Monett Times
Harriett Bruner, 82, of Monett, Mo., passed from this life to her Heavenly home on Sunday morning, May 20, 2018, while in the comfort of her home with her ...
WATCH: Family makes Southside Parade a can't miss tradition News-Press Now
A family of Benton High School graduates who have lived in St. Joseph their whole lives have been participating in the Southside Fall Festival Parade since it ...
Kerns, Mary E. 1943-2018 News-Press Now
IRVINE, Cali. Mary Elizabeth (Francis) Kerns, 75, formerly of St. Joseph, passed away March 29, 2018, after a lengthy illness. She was a brave and positive ...
Riggs, Abby Jo 1991-2017 | Obituaries | newspressnow.com News-Press Now
CRAWFORDVILLE, Fla. Abby Jo Riggs, 25, Crawfordville, passed away Saturday, October 21, 2017, in St. Joseph. She was born December 14, 1991, in St.
Police investigate death of teen with 'a beautiful spirit' News-Press Now
St. Joseph police are investigating the homicide of 18-year-old Skylar Powell, who was found dead early Wednesday of an apparent gunshot wound.
O'Dell, Shields vie for District 11 seat News-Press Now
As Republican Galen Higdon is reaching his term limit, two candidates are vying to take on the responsibilities associated with the District 11 state ...
Sampson, Jeffrey W. 1959-2017 News-Press Now
Jeffrey Wayne Sampson, 57, passed away Sunday, April 2, 2017, at Mosaic Life Care in St. Joseph. Jeff was born September 8, 1959, to James Jib and Sharon ...
Riggs, Abby J. 1991-2017 News-Press Now
CRAWFORDVILLE, Mo. Abby Jo Riggs, 25, Crawfordville, passed away Saturday, October 21, 2017, in St. Joseph. She was born December 14, 1991, in St.
Listing details stipends for 55 administrators News-Press Now
In the '13-'14 school year, 55 school district administrators were given increased stipends without board approval. It's that realization that prompted nearly a ...
Benton outlasts winless Warriors behind late free throws News-Press Now
In a game where points did not come easily to either team, Smithville nearly overcame a late deficit against Benton.
Friends, family welcome Rockies coach home | Benton Cardinals News-Press Now
KANSAS CITY, Mo. — A group of 12 fans wearing Colorado Rockies colors were easily lost among the hundreds of children in attendance Wednesday at ...
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