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Salem Road rocks the park at PRIDE

Popular local band Salem Road doesn’t play much anymore, but they got back together Friday night to help Excelsior  Springs kick off PRIDE season. The band played a…

PRIDE kicks off Friday with dinner, block party

PRIDE season in Excelsior Springs is kicking off this week, and while the basic idea is the same—a celebration of what makes Excelsior Springs unique—a lot of the…

Kenneth Dickey receives civic leadership award

Kenneth Dickey of Excelsior Springs recently was given a Civic Leadership Award by the Missouri Municipal League and the city of Excelsior Springs. The award, presented during a banquet…

Newest pocket park project sets stage for events

The pocket park located on the southwest corner of the intersection of Broadway Avenue and Marietta Street—just east of Bross & Spidle Funeral Home—has a new stage, set…

O’Connells kept the Goodtimes rolling

How do you sum up 21 and a half years of hard work? Denny O’Connell and his wife, Phil, are hanging up their restaurateur hats after two decades…

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Abduction, Amber Alert end well for Excelsior Springs family

Paulina and Travis Nave faced their worst fears Wednesday when Travis’ 3-year-old daughter Ramy was…

Authority OKs funds for three sewer extensions

Utility Services Director Lisa Meyer got more than she asked for Wednesday afternoon, but the…

Cameras get a reprieve, but still no tickets issued

Nearly a year after a court decision halted the tickets from the red light cameras…

School board OKs sale of land for community center

Another step on the road to a new community center for Excelsior Springs occurred Monday…

BBQ, Fly-In a success despite rain

Several competitive barbecuers from Excelsior Springs and other nearby communities took part in the BBQ…

Tiger fans ask to name football field for Vic Bonuchi

As early as next month, the Excelsior Springs School District could be naming a feature…

Job Corps plans 50-year celebration for next week

A 50-year milestone will be celebrated at Excelsior Springs Job Corps Center this month. Next…

Bus routes listed for 2014-15 school year

School starts on Thursday, and families have spent the last few weeks preparing for the…

BobKorn, ESCT win Main Street awards

Once again, two Excelsior Springs businesses came home with awards from the Missouri Main Street…

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Hundreds turn out in support of i-ROK 5K

The cars began to fill the parking lot at Excelsior Springs High School around 6 a.m. Saturday morning as hundreds of supporters turned out to help a common…

Tiger Hall of Fame inducts 2014 honorees

Local native turned NFL coach Gregg Williams returned to Excelsior Springs this week for the annual Gregg Williams Tiger Golf Classic. On Wednesday night, the activities kicked off…

DeWitt Phillips’ long list of accomplishments landed him in Hall of Fame

As the Gregg Williams Tiger Classic nears, the committee is preparing for the Hall of Fame Banquet and Induction Ceremony held at Excelsior Springs High School. The public…

Cynthia Todd one of five Tiger Hall of Fame inductees

Cynthia Lynn Todd was just one standout athlete of a handful who will be inducted into the Tiger Hall of Fame in just a few short weeks.  Each…

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Your 15 minutes of fame is not worth your health or life

Once upon a time, “going viral” likely meant that you were going to sick for several days. It meant you had…

Privacy is as privacy does

Just the other day, I received a phone call from a friend and realized I didn’t have his phone number. He…

Letter to the Editor

To the editor: I, on behalf of the Elks Lodge #1001, would like to thank the Boy Scouts of Troop 309…

Freedom doesn’t mean free-for-all

Living in America, at one point, seemed to be something really special. Home of the brave… land of the free. But…

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