EXCELSIOR SPRINGS – The first day of the last year at Westview Elementary School found Hunter Happy, 9, walking with his mother, Kayla Happy, to the door. He wore a camouflage mask, and matching clothes.
INDEPENDENCE – The Tigers already have their first top-10 finish from an individual in cross country this season. The feat was achieved during the Fort Osage Invitational Cross Country Kickoff, a Sept.
RICHMOND – Excelsior Springs girls golf coach David Stalder liked the way his Tigers competed last weeked in the Odessa Par 3 Shootout at Shirkey Golf Course in Richmond to open the season. The Tigers shot a 324 as a team, 15 strokes behind the winner, Boonville.
EXCELSIOR SPRINGS – The Tigers had what girls tennis coach Richie Marsh called “a tough start to the season” Tuesday against visiting Harrisonville. “Harrisonville returned four of their six top players from last season and we looked like we were timid in our first match of the year,” Marsh said.
GILBERT, Iowa – After the day’s meals are done, Deb Purcell, Gilbert Community Schools director of food service, shuffles through a stack of papers. Gilbert, a town north of Ames in central Iowa, serves about 1,400 to 1,600 meals a day.