T-shirts supporting the Van Gorp family were worn during a ceremony at Heritage Christian Academy to honor former volleyball coach Janice Van Gorp, who suffered a brain aneurysm on August 17th and died the following day.
Shawnee Mission East junior Andy Spencer was honored Wednesday with the Kenneth Smith Award, which recognizes the top high school boys and girls golfer in the Kansas City area. Blue Springs’ Mariah Peters won the girls’ award in the fall.
Harrisonville High School freshman Corey Turner, 14, was struck and killed by a vehicle driven by another student while Turner was walking home after school on Tuesday. Ray Carter, owner/landlord of the house the vehicle also struck, describes the after-school traffic he and neighbors have witnessed and the need for a four-way stop sign. Video by John Sleezer/The Kansas City Star
Harrisonville High School student struck and killed by vehicle after school
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