Raymore City Hall will spend about $520,000 on new improvements in the coming year, including a new entrance area that will be better for customers and will better protect the police evidence room beneath.
The 155th Street Bridge in Cass County, Missouri, has reopened after Raymore and Kansas City officials financed repairs. Also: Mini Mud Run is Aug. 17 in Raymore. Cass County Medical Center offers screenings.
Harrisonville Wildcats football team hosts cardboard boat races. Also: Harrisonville school superintendent Paul Mensching shares goals for the year. Pleasant Hill High School teacher Mike Keilholz wins award.
HELP Humane in Belton, Missouri, is a small animal shelter that takes in homeless pets and works with a network of rescue groups, foster families and other shelters to find homes for the cats and dogs.
Harrisonville, Missouri, students from McEowen Elementary decorated a piano for the Keys to the Community program. Also: Belton High sophomore goes to space camp. Soap Box Derby competitor ends his career.
Love the Harrisonville Square received one of four grants given out each year by the Missouri Main Street Connection to become an affiliate and receive training, mentoring and technical services to revitalize its historic downtown district.
This summer the Just4Me summer food program has extra funding thanks to a new trap-shoot program hosted by the Rotary Club of Harrisonville. The program was one of several efforts the club celebrated this year at its annual awards dinner earlier this summer.
Cass County Fair runs July 10 and runs through July 15 at the fairgrounds, 308 W. Commercial St., Pleasant Hill. The schedule includes livestock competitions, a 5K run/walk, live musical performances, a carnival, and, of course, fair food.
In 2016, Raymore resident, Wendy Musick decided she and her daughters should audition for The Theatre in the Park’s summer season. At the time, she thought it would be a great family experience and the audition process would be a good learning experience.
Belton High School is poised to transform its teaching approach based on Ford Next Generation Learning. Students will focus on career goals through three academies in the school. A Kauffman Foundation grant will help implement the plan.
Steven Meyers takes over as superintendent of the Pleasant Hill School District. Cass County Kids program will return. Raymore-Peculiar High School students sponsor high tech camp. Harrisonville Elementary students support veterans.