A 13-year-old girl from Montrose, Mo., had communicated online for four months with a man now charged with her kidnapping, authorities said Monday. Her family did not know about the social media relationship.
Garth Brooks is in the field. So is Journey. The Beatles, too. Tom Petty as well. All told, there are 16 songs for fans to choose among, bracket style, for the Royals to play at Kauffman Stadium during the sixth inning of games this season.
The principal of a Wichita high school under attack for its practice of awarding different athletic letters to special-needs students posted a letter on the school’s website late Sunday. In the letter, East High School Principal Ken Thiessen expressed frustration about “horrible comments from people who have no idea what East High is really all about.”
Guitar-ukulele duo are the Artists in Residence at the Crossroads branch of Missouri Bank. They’ll spend three days in the bank;s lobby, writing songs from scratch, taking ideas from customers and visitors and from fans online.
Let us warn your right now: Twitter will be an ugly place to be Monday night. Belieber heads will be exploding all over the place as their beloved Justin Bieber takes his lumps on the much-anticipated Comedy Central roast.
An abysmal turnout is likely for next week’s primary elections in Kansas City. Voters are uninterested in the three-person mayor’s race because the mayor remains primarily a 13th vote on the City Council, and the council itself is relatively powerless.