WASHINGTON – The U.S. Department of Agriculture announced the results of the 2017 Census of Agriculture.
ORLANDO, Florida – The National Corn Growers Association, American Soybean Association, National Association of Wheat Growers and National Sorghum Producers announced their support for the U.S.-Mexico-Canada Agreement, or USMCA, formerly called NAFTA.
WASHINGTON – U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service and the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services’ Food and Drug Administration agreed to jointly oversee the production of human food products derived from the cells of livestock and poultry.
WASHINGTON –A new study released by the U.S. Department of Agriculture found greenhouse gas emissions from corn-based ethanol are about 39 percent lower than gasoline.
Feb. 22, 2019 – The Inn on Crescent Lake played host to the Missouri Stories Scriptwriting Fellowship Program this week where three screenwriters gained much-needed knowledge and mentorship from two Hollywood screenwriters.
Feb. 22, 2019 – After area physicians diagnosed an 11-year-old with having a stage 4 Wilms kidney tumor, she knew she faced the fight of her life.
The school board named Art Moyer, lead custodian of Elkhorn Elementary as Classified Employee of the Month. School administrators said students see Moyer as a local hero.
Proposition A supporters hope the bond issue would not only provide improvements to the school district but also bring improvements to the Excelsior Springs community as a whole.
Feb. 8, 2019 – Those involved with Slightly Off Broadway Theatre’s next production hope to do more than just entertain the community, they want to make a difference in the lives of some Excelsior Springs’ furry friends.
Jan. 4, 2019 – Don Collins said he worked as a painting contractor for over 40 years while living in Iowa. After moving to Excelsior Springs, he ran Cabinets, Vanities and More, located on Broadway Avenue. He currently works as an assembler at the local Walmart.
November 30, 2018—The Excelsior Springs Museum & Archives will host its second annual Christmastime Tour of Churches on Saturday, Dec. 15. This year’s tour will focus on four churches with roots in the valley that followed population growth to the western hills.
November 9, 2018—This weekend, The Excelsior Springs High School’s Performing Arts Center will be bringing to life the story of “Joseph and The Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat.”
November 7, 2018—Most people have heard of Jesse James, the notorious outlaw whose gang robbed banks, stagecoaches and trains across the Midwest in the later 1800s. Many even know that the Jesse James family farm where he grew up is a museum in Kearney. But now, the adjoining farm where Jess…
November 2, 2018—The annual benefit dinner for the Excelsior Springs Museum & Archives will have a special guest this year: President Harry S. Truman will be celebrating the 70th anniversary of his stay at the Elms Hotel on Election Night 1948.
November 2, 2018—The Excelsior Springs Hospital held its annual Foundation dinner Thursday, Oct. 18th, raising over $32,000 for their foundation.
November 2, 2018—A Westview Elementary mentoring program recently experienced a new birth, giving students and community members an opportunity to form positive and supportive relationships.