Richard Klocke was a teenager when he and his buddies fired a small cannon full of gunpowder near his school in Clay Center. Authorities found mysterious metal scraps on the school roof and never figured out where they came from.
Karen Abbott's brother, William Bright, was in Branson, Mo. celebrating his 45th wedding anniversary. He and his wife, Janice Bright, perished when the duck boat capsized. Abbott was planning to meet the couple in Branson for the weekend.
Seventeen people have been confirmed dead after a duck boat capsized in stormy weather near Branson Thursday evening. All missing people appeared to have been accounted for, said Stone County Sheriff Doug Rader.